Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 18 – Reflecting on the 2018 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame class

In this episode of Pump Fake to the Altar, Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen reflect on the accomplishments of the 2018 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame inductees. Jason Kidd, Steve Nash, and Ray Allen are just a few of the deserving individuals that were enshrined and received recognition. The story of the NBA during the

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LeBron James

Ray Allen says Michael Jordan, not LeBron James, is the greatest player of all-time

The best three-point shooter in NBA history, Ray Allen, is taking Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan over LeBron James in the GOAT debate. In an interview with Dan Patrick on The Dan Patrick Show, Allen said James is a top-five player of all-time, but isn’t better than Jordan. When talking about the greatest player in

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James Harden

Fisch’s Friday Rant: James Harden, Advice, and Pettiness

Fisch’s Friday Rant is back for another week of constructive criticism! Well, maybe not too constructive, because rants aren’t that constructive, right? Anyway, it’s time to talk about this weird, hot takes about James Harden and Kobe Bryant. They’ve gotten out of hand and everyone who has taken part on Twitter needs to stop immediately!

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Ray Allen

Ray Allen dons Stephen Curry the best shooter he’s ever seen

It’s always an amazing feeling when you receive acknowledgment from those that you look up to. Especially when it comes from someone who’s one of the best to ever do it. During an episode of ESPN’s First Take, one of the greatest shooters ever in Ray Allen told the world who he believes the greatest shooter

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Kobe Bryant Allen Iverson Big3

5 players I would love to see in Ice Cube’s ‘Big3’ league

Ice Cube’s Big3 league of retired players has been starting to get a lot of notoriety. With names like Allen Iverson, Baron Davis, and Kevin Garnett amongst others, getting to watch some of our past favorite players hit the court again is quite exciting. Despite the possibility of some them gaining weight and losing some of

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Lets Compare: Ray Allen vs. Reggie Miller

Ray Allen. Reggie Miller. The two share 36 years of NBA experience leading to 15 all star games and 5 all NBA teams. There are 49,784 points between them and a plethora of some of the greatest clutch shots in NBA history. Naturally, with Allen’s recent retirement there have been several discussions about his place

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Ray Allen & Stephen Curry

Is Ray Allen the best shooter in NBA history?

Ray Allen announced his retirement this week after being in the league for 20 years. The two-time MVP, Stephen Curry payed homage to the future Hall-of-Famer on his Instagram, congratulating him as well as calling him “the greatest shooter to play the game”: View this post on Instagram Big congrats to @trayfour, the greatest shooter

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Ray Allen

Ray Allen we thank you for paving the way

Any current or past basketball player that envisioned themself as a shooter has a special place in their heart for Ray Allen. He embodied everything that it took to be a pure shooter. Allen had perfect form, A-1 balance, knew how to use screens, and contained a consistent release which always kept his accuracy at its

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Ray Allen, Kevin Durant

Two teams that should have called Ray Allen

When we last saw Ray Allen in the NBA, he was playing a vital role as a knock down shooter off the bench for LeBron James and the Heatles. We’ve seen his huge shot that saved the Finals for the Miami Heat, and before Steph Curry went on a rampage, he was the owner of

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Ray Allen has high praise for Steph Curry

It’s one thing to get praised by one of your peers but it’s another thing to get praised by one of the best to ever do it. Throughout this season, Steph Curry has been scrutinized a lot by retired players who have said things like, ‘well if he played in our era, he wouldn’t be the same‘.

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