G- Jason Kidd: 2001-2008 From 2001 until his departure in 2008, Jason Kidd was the face of the New Jersey Nets’ franchise. Not only was he the team’s best player but he was also among the best point guards in the entire NBA. During his time in New Jersey, Kidd developed into a much more complete player, emerging as one of the best three-point shooters in the league. Kidd finished in the top five of made three point field goals during his tenure in New Jersey. Night in and night out Kidd was also a threat to record triple-double, leading the NBA in triple-doubles during his tenure with the Nets.
He has won all NBA, 1st team two times. Some people say James Harden should win MVP because he has the most assists in the league. Russel should win because he has had an outstanding, record breaking season. The MVP award should got to Russell Westbrook this season. Although he has many awards he does not have the MVP award.
Have you ever wondered just how Michael Jordan was one of the most incredible role models to ever live, as well as an NBA All Star? Well first he had to go through many ups and downs as a child, and he had to exert all the pain and all of the complications of the world in order to get to where he is today. Also his career in the National Basketball Association was filled with ups and downs, but he continued to strive for greatness to become the player he is now. When he was on the court Michael was one of the greatest players and when he was off the court, he gave many people someone to look up to for advice and help. The life and career of NBA Allstar, Michael Jordan, has served a model to all aspiring basketball players and will continue
Do you know how many NBA (National Basketball Association) basketball players have quiet courage? I believe that the MVP (Most Valuable Player) Stephen Curry has silent bravery. Stephen Curry needed quiet determination. Stephen Curry is looking for a college basketball coach that would accept him to play for the college and he is seeking what basketball team he will be draft to for the NBA. Finally when Stephen Curry was meeting new people on the team he had courage.
He had the potential to go number 1 overall to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavaliers took Brad Daughtery from the University of North Carolina. The Boston Celtics who won the championship the year prior, had the 2nd pick. The Celtics took Bias 2nd overall hoping he would be the net great Celtic. The Celtics could 've been the best team ever with Bias in their lineup.
He went to Everett High School and got the nickname “Magic” when a writer was at his game and witnessed Magic put up a magical 36 points, 16 assists, and 16 rebounds all in just a single game. He won the State Championship as a high school senior, he leads his team in the final game scoring 34 points and 14 rebounds in a thrilling 62-56 win. Out of high
One of the longest debates in the NFL: Peyton Manning or Tom Brady? Two of the most prestigious quarterbacks to ever step foot on the gridiron. Although Peyton Manning holds most of the regular season career records, winning championships are the ideal outcome of any giving season. Although the two seam neck and neck when it comes to over-all regular season winning record, winning in the postseason is what Tom Brady does best. Peyton Manning drafted number one overall in the 1998 draft seemed to be destined for greatness.
When it comes to sports franchises the biggest markets are in Los Angeles and New York City. For so long it 's been the same way. Everyone wanted to play there and wear those jerseys and represent those big market teams. Not necessarily the case in today 's NBA. The Los Angeles Lakers ' failure to lure a big-name free agent has been quite the popular discussion in the past few years.
Chase that was shot from 25 feet away (Hiskey). But thankfully the peach baskets did not last forever; the baskets were thrown out for iron rims and nets as early as 1893 (Hiskey). But just like the baskets which didn’t have an open bottom, the nets were a closed bottom until someone had a smart idea to have open bottomed nets to get rid of the hassle of getting the ball out. The game of basketball has come a long way from then because it went from being a very unknown game at a YMCA to being one of the most popular sports in the world getting millions and millions of fans to come out to basketball games every single night. Basketball has impacted us a great deal today because we have many great players such as Stephen Curry, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, and Dwayne Wade who are role models to young kids now.
He not only made the team, but he was the NJCAA Honorable Mention All-American selection for Tyler(Texas) junior college. He averaged 18 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assist per game. Jimmy helped guide the Apaches to national ranking of 10th in the country and the program 's first league title in 21 season. Next, Jimmy went to Marquette college and averaged 15 points, 6 rebounds and 2 assists per game as a senior and he was the team captain for 2 years. That’s how he got drafted by the Chicago Bull which is a team with the NBA.
There have been many amazing players in NBA history. One position of the game with many hall of fame players is center. Centers anchor defenses and are the primary rebounders on the team. A hall of fame center with an outstanding nba career was Shaquille O’Neal. O’Neal had his struggles early on against other centers like Hakeem Olajuwon and Dikembe Mutombo but he would overcome it.
LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA). He starts at the small forward and power-forward positions. James has won two NBA championships, four of NBA’s most valuable players awards, two NBA finals MVP awards, two olympic gold medals, an NBA scoring title, and the NBA rookie of the year award. He has also been selected to 12 NBA all-star games, and is the Cleveland Cavaliers leading scorer. With all this success he must have had personal trainers and great coaches as a kid, but that is not true.
Louis Hawks, however was quickly exchanged to the Boston Celtics, where he would soon get to be distinctly a standout amongst the most overwhelming focuses in ball. He missed the primary month of his first year as a NBA player to play for the gold award winning US Olympic ball group. When he returned to the Celtics to play, he demonstrated how great he truly was; he arrived at the midpoint of 19.6 bounce back per diversion, the best in the association. Amid his first year in the NBA, he drove the Celtics to their first NBA Championship.While with the Celtics, Russell figured out how to win five NBA Most Valuable Player grant and be chosen to twelve All-Star diversions. He drove the Celtics to the best title keep running in any expert game: eight back to back NBA titles.
In reality, he really is that good. LeBron is the best in the NBA because of his finals appearances, MVP awards, and accomplishments. First off, LeBron James has five consecutive finals appearances. James is the only person who has done that other than the 10 members of the Celtics in the 60’s who only had 10 teams in the whole league. That means for five straight years LeBron
In Derrick Rose rookie season 2008-09 he won the rookie of the year award and went to the playoffs ( Rose).In 2009-10 he was playing in his first All - Star game Rose had 8 points 4 assists and 3 steals ( Rose Fansite). Derrick Rose was on the front cover of the 2010 KICKS magazine ( Rose Jockbio). Derrick Rose was in the top 10 in many categories ( Rose Jockbio). The bulls went into the playoffs as the East’s top seed with a 62- 20 record ( Rose Jockbio ). Rose was in the MVP voting 2010-11 with 25 points per game making him the youngest player at 22 to receive the honor ( Rose ).