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Apr 19, 2017
Hoops Hype
These are the articles the top NBA reporters have been sharing on Twitter the last 24 hours. Enjoy! Kevin Garnett opens up on not cursing on TV and his ugly Timberwolves breakup – via ftw.usatoday.com April 18 12:40 PM Kevin Garnett dishes on Glen Taylor, Charles Barkley and his future. Shares Knicks lose draft lottery tiebreaker to Wolves – via espn.com April 18 04:54 PM If neither team lands in the top three of the NBA draft lottery, the Timberwolves will draft ahead of the Knicks as determined by tiebreaker. Shares Steve Kerr on Kevin Durant being...
CelticsBlog 11 hours ago
Marcus Smart on KG Speech: I’m Celtics for Life, We Play Like Dogs

Marcus Smart on KG Speech: I’m Celtics for Life, We Play Like Dogs

The stories on Kevin Garnett’s epic voicemail speech that propelled the Celtics’ Game 3 win continue to trickle out. Plus Gerald Green continues his 24 hours of greatness with a classic practice presser. CHICAGO — Typically Kevin Garnett’s voice rises above the buzz of the masses. Before Game 3 against the Bulls, it caused a silent stir in the Boston Celtics’ locker room. As players quietly, intently listened to Garnett’s voice message booming from a bluetooth speaker connected to athletic trainer Ed Lacerte’s phone, they began to absorb the airborne energy. “Everybody...
Sun Herald 19 hours ago

Kevin Garnett takes unfiltered approach on TV in Area 21

Sitting on a mahogany throne, wearing a casual red sweater, tight grey jeans and sneakers, Kevin Garnett turned to the rapper and actor Ludacris in a lounge chair beside him …
Boston Herald 19 hours ago
Kevin Garnett takes unfiltered approach on TV in Area 21

Kevin Garnett takes unfiltered approach on TV in Area 21

Sitting on a mahogany throne, wearing a casual red sweater, tight grey jeans and sneakers, Kevin Garnett turned to the rapper and actor Ludacris in a lounge chair beside him and asked the obvious question.Lets say you can dunk and you had all these league skills, how would you use the afro on offense and defense to your advantage? Garnett said.Man, I would pass it with the fro, block shots with the fro, Luda said.Its the kind of irreverent, off-the-wall conversation that happens across the country when buddies get together to watch sports, razz each other and have a good time. But this one...
CelticsBlog 19 hours ago
Kevin Garnett delivers inspirational message to Celtics

Kevin Garnett delivers inspirational message to Celtics

And now I’m pumped up too. For those that missed Avery Bradley’s comments after the game last night, it appears that Kevin Garnett recorded an inspirational voice message that the team listened to before the game. I don’t know exactly why this story gives me such joy. Perhaps it is the nostalgia of days gone by. Maybe it is just that I still love Kevin Garnett so much. Or perhaps it is the way Garnett bridged the gap between the good ol’ days and today’s team. I’m sure it is a mix of all of those reasons and more. Regardless, though I haven’t seen heard the recording myself,...
The Republican Apr 21, 2017
Kevin Garnett's expletive-laced speech helps motivate Boston Celtics to top Chicago Bulls in Game 3

Kevin Garnett's expletive-laced speech helps motivate Boston Celtics to top Chicago Bulls in Game 3

Kevin Garnett left a voice recording to motivate the Boston Celtics after they dropped the first two games of a playoff series against the Chicago Bulls.
CSN New England Apr 21, 2017

Avery Bradley says Kevin Garnett helped pump up Celtics before Game 3

Kevin Garnett didn't need to be in the Boston Celtics' locker room to provide inspiration.His words pumped up the Celtics before Game 3, Avery Bradley explained."Isaiah [Thomas] played
Hoops Hype Apr 19, 2017
Trending stories: Kevin Garnett interview, Serge Ibaka and more

Trending stories: Kevin Garnett interview, Serge Ibaka and more

These are the articles the top NBA reporters have been sharing on Twitter the last 24 hours. Enjoy! Kevin Garnett opens up on not cursing on TV and his ugly Timberwolves breakup – via ftw.usatoday.com April 18 12:40 PM Kevin Garnett dishes on Glen Taylor, Charles Barkley and his future. Shares Knicks lose draft lottery tiebreaker to Wolves – via espn.com April 18 04:54 PM If neither team lands in the top three of the NBA draft lottery, the Timberwolves will draft ahead of the Knicks as determined by tiebreaker. Shares Steve Kerr on Kevin Durant being...
Sun Herald Apr 18, 2017

Retired KG still has itch for playing, beef with T-Wolves

The playoffs have started, and after a season out of the NBA for the first time in more than two decades, Kevin Garnett's body is starting to talk to him. …
Canis Hoopus Apr 18, 2017
KG: Timberwolves breakup “showed me the true Glen Taylor.”

KG: Timberwolves breakup “showed me the true Glen Taylor.”

Kevin Garnett recently shared his thoughts on his split with the Timberwolves and his television experience. Kevin Garnett’s split last summer with the Minnesota Timberwolves, and specifically with owner Glen Taylor, wasn’t a smooth one. The future Hall of Famer opened up about it in an article on USA Today’s For The Win. When asked if having a prominent role in the organization is still a goal of his, Garnett responded: It seemed like it was perfect for how Flip organized and put it together and designed it. Obviously when he left us, Glen saw differently and wanted to go a...
CSN New England Apr 14, 2017

Cedric Maxwell says Al Horford 'is a Kevin Garnett-type'

Don't talk to Cedric Maxwell about Al Horford's struggles in the 2016-17 season.Maxwell is a strong supporter of the Boston Celtics big man, who is in
Sun Herald Apr 14, 2017

Joe Johnson thriving in mentor role with youthful Jazz

Joe Johnson has been known as "Iso Joe," and was more recently dubbed "Joe Jesus" by Kevin Garnett when the two played together in Brooklyn. Johnson, a seven-time All-Star who …
Boston Herald Apr 14, 2017
Joe Johnson thriving in mentor role with youthful Jazz

Joe Johnson thriving in mentor role with youthful Jazz

SALT LAKE CITY — Joe Johnson has been known as Iso Joe, and was more recently dubbed Joe Jesus by Kevin Garnett when the two played together in Brooklyn.Johnson, a seven-time All-Star who is one of the most prolific 1-on-1 scorers of his generation, is thriving in his mentor role with the Utah Jazz. But dont think he cant still take over games for a stretch.The 16-year veteran is a major reason the Jazz are making their first playoff appearance since 2012. Utah finished as the No. 5 seed in the West and faces the Clippers on the road in the teams series opener Saturday.It just came up one...
The Republican Apr 13, 2017
Gerald Green beleives Isaiah Thomas has had 'Kevin Garnett effect' on Boston Celtics

Gerald Green beleives Isaiah Thomas has had 'Kevin Garnett effect' on Boston Celtics

Boston Celtics teammates Gerald Green and Isaiah Thomas share a tight, supportive friendship.
Dirk Nowitzki will return for his 20th season with the Mavericks

Dirk Nowitzki will return for his 20th season with the Mavericks

Nowitzki joins just Kobe Bryant as the only players to spend two decades with one team. After playing his 19th season with the Dallas Mavericks, Dirk Nowitzki has informed the team he will return for his 20th NBA season, according to Earl K. Sneed. Nowitzki joins just Kobe Bryant, Kevin Garnett, Kareem Abdul-Jabaar, Kevin Willis and Robert Parrish as the only players in NBA history to play 20 seasons.
Land of 10 Apr 13, 2017
2017 NBA mock draft (04/13/2017): Two-round projection entering the playoffs

2017 NBA mock draft (04/13/2017): Two-round projection entering the playoffs

The 2017 NBA regular season ended on Wednesday, April 12, and NBA mock drafts got a little more clarity because of it. The Celtics hold the potential No. 1 overall pick after acquiring it from the Nets several years ago. The Lakers could have two top-3 picks — but if one lands outside the top 3, because of the draft […] The post 2017 NBA mock draft (04/13/2017): Two-round projection entering the playoffs appeared first on Land of 10.

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  • 9 Rajon Rondo

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  • 7 Stephen Curry

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