Nikola Jokic

Society Top 50: No. 29 – Nikola Jokic

Name: Nikola Jokic Rank: 29 Team: Denver Nuggets 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 16.7 ppg, 9.8 rpg, 4.9 apg, 0.8 bpg, 57.8 FG%, 32.4 3PT%, 82.5 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 26.3 PER, 64.0 TS%, 9.7 WS, 6.2 OBPM, 2.2 DBPM, 5.3 VORP The Breakdown: Yes, we’re talking Nikola Jokic again. I know that this has been a hot

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Carmelo Anthony

Hoodie Melo: The Legend of Carmelo Anthony

And the newest candidate for the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame is…Hoodie Melo! The summer of 2017 could very well be the highest and lowest points of Carmelo Anthony’s career. On one hand, he refuses to waive his no-trade clause except for one team with no assets. On the other hand, the legend of Hoodie

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Winners and Losers in NBA Free Agency

Less than one week into NBA free agency, NBA franchises have combined to spend billions of dollars on NBA free agents. Unrestricted free agents were quick to sign contracts, giving max players over $130 million and average players over $50 million. With the rise in salary cap, teams are taking advantage of it to improve

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VIDEO: Russell Westbrook’s five best games of his MVP season

Russell Westbrook was named the MVP of the 2016-17 regular season at last night’s first ever NBA Awards show in New York City, being recognized as the league’s most valuable player in the league after averaging a triple-double (31.6 points, 10.7 rebounds and 10.4 assists per game) and leading the Oklahoma City Thunder to 47

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Paul George

The Curious Case of Paul George

When the 2016-2017 trade deadline approached, late rumors of Paul George being shopped by the Indiana Pacers made the NBA world sit up in their seats. As you may have been able to tell by now, those rumors were just what they were labeled as: rumors. However, with the NBA Draft right around the corner teams may

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Nurkic

Jusuf Nurkic Part Two is Fascinating

At first, the Jusuf Nurkic trade was looked at as the end to a failed experiment to create the frontcourt of the future. Alongside Nikola Jokic, the pair were supposed to bring the Nuggets into contention with versatile play from the two highly skilled foreign big men. It simply did not work and Nurkic ended up

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Danilo Gallinari

Three teams that could use Danilo Gallinari

With reports coming out about all of the players that the Denver Nuggets are ready to trade, it’s obvious that they are ready to begin building around their youth. Of course, who wouldn’t when you have guys like Nikola Jokic, Jamal Murray, Gary Harris, and Emmanuel Mudiay to build around. That being said, Danilo Gallinari

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Eric Gordon Sixth Man of the Year

The quest for Sixth Man of the Year

The race for Sixth Man of the Year is a tight one as usual. However, the names that we’re used to seeing are nowhere in the picture. We’re accustomed to names like Manu Ginobili and Jamal Crawford, who’s the defending champion and three-time award winner. But this season we have a few new players in

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George Karl

Fisch’s Friday Rant: Anger Management with Grayson and George

Movie idea: In a sequel to Adam Sandler and Jack Nicholson’s movie, Anger Management, George Karl and Grayson Allen have to coach each other on how to behave and not grow to be resentful, old men. This is exactly what I have to talk about this week. I’m not giving my thoughts on the actual

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NBA Uniform Rankings: 20-16

Welcome back to my continued NBA uniform rankings. So far I have ranked 30-26 and recently 25-21. Today, I will be talking about team uniforms ranked 20-16. 20. Denver Nuggets (Five different sets) Home (white) Away (light blue) Alternate (yellow) Pride (white sleeved) Hardwood Classic (white) Denver had pretty much kept the same home and away uniform

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