University of Missouri
Graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism in 3.5 years. Emphasis in print and digital news.
Arturas Karnisovas couldn’t make it through his first practice alongside Arvydas Sabonis without getting conked on the head by one of the big man’s bullets.
High release points and soft touches are not the only things Jokic and Nowitzki have in common. Jokic is a playmaker first and Nowitzki a scorer, but in many ways the 23-year-old Serbian is traveling the same roads the 40-year-old German did a decade and a half ago.
Murray is 38 of 80 from the field (47.5%) on what the NBA considers “very tight” or “tight” shots compared to 56 of 131 (42.7%) on “open” or “wide-open” shots. He has rebounded from a rough postseason start against San Antonio and looked every bit like the elite three-level scorer Denver was hoping for when it nabbed him seventh overall in 2016.
Will Barton wiggled into skinny jeans, laced up shimmering shoes, slipped on a denim jacket then unfolded aviator sunglasses and placed them on as he prepared to take questions following his team's 115-108 win over the Golden State Warriors on Saturday.
In June, Tim Connelly was at his parent’s home in South Baltimore when his do-it-all wing asked to meet up. Come to the barber shop, Will Barton told him. Free agency was weeks away, and Barton was eligible for a new deal.