He has 42 regular season triple doubles in continuing. Russell and Oscar are the only people in NBA history to average a triple double. Also he has broken a record with three 50 point triple doubles. Second he has been good at basketball for many many years. As a senior in high school he averaged 25 points.
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 was the first pick in the 1979 draft picked by the Lakers. He went on to have a 12-year career and played in 906 games in the NBA. He averaged 19.5 points a game, 7 rebounds and 11 assists throughout his career. He was a 12x Allstar, a 5x NBA champ and a 3x MVP all in just 12 years. His main teammate throughout the years was center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
During this era scoring 20 goals in a single season turned a player into a star. To Richard, this was nothing special as he exceeded this amount for 14 out of his 18 seasons played. For nine of these season he scored over 30 and for the other 5 he broke the 40 goal plateau. It was just common knowledge that if Richard got one goal, others would soon follow. In fact, on 26 occasions, he even potted three or more goals in the same game, a big achievement of the time.
Remarkable milestones for a franchise that has endured its share of bad press. The Celtics stand on one side of the most storied rivalry in the history of the NBA. The Celtics have faced the Lakers 12 times in the finals, both teams combining for 33 of the NBA's 67 championships. However, the Celtics have had their downs too. The Celtics boasted a long championship drought from 1986-2008, leaving fans in Boston disgruntled and antsy.
Chamberlain faced off against him and beat him in a score of 25-10. He had both coaches in awe as they couldn’t believe a high school student beat a NBA prospect and NCAA champion in a one on one match. Born was so upset at this loss that he didn’t even enter the NBA, and left to go be a tractor engineer.
Same Team, Very Different Lives What do Antoine Walker and LeBron James have in common? They are/were both all-star NBA basketball players (Walker left the league in 2008), both played for the Miami Heat, both won NBA championships with the Heat, and both had earnings of over $100 million. On paper, they could have been twins. Yet, that is where the story takes a sad, critical deviation. Antoine Walker lost his $110 million to wild, extravagant living.
That’s how he got drafted by the Chicago Bull which is a team with the NBA. Jimmy was drafted by the Chicago Bulls on June 26, 2011. He was picked last in the first round. He got a two time NBA All Star trophy and he also broke a three time NBA Defensive Team Honor. He broke Michael Jordan 's record for scoring 40 points in one half of a game.
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.
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
He drove the Celtics to the best title keep running in any expert game: eight back to back NBA titles. Amid his vocation, he won eleven titles in only thirteen years. Charge Russell is viewed as one of the best guarded players to ever play in the
On that drive, he spotted the actor John Candy in the stands and decided to point it out in the huddle, right before leading his team 92 yards and throwing the game winner with thirty four seconds left in the game. Most quarterbacks, at any level, would have been nervous, but what Montana did, in the biggest game of the year, really shows how he earned the nickname Joe Cool. Joe Montana had great stats for an NFL quarterback. He may not have the best stats of all time compared to today 's players, but when he was done playing they were some of the best ever. In just 10 seasons of twelve games or more, he threw for over 40,500 passing yards, including passing for 300 yards in a single game thirty nine times, six of those times in the postseason.
Your columnist has a distinct fascination with dubious records in sports. Most strikeouts by a hitter in a Major League Baseball season (Mark Reynolds, Arizona, 2009, which if Ks were hits would 've given him a .386 batting average!) Most fumbles by a player in a football season (Kerry Collins in 2001 and Dante Culpepper in 2002 both fumbled 23 times). Most missed shots in an NBA career (Kobe, famously.) This year, we may be looking at another dubious record.
Shaq averaged more points per game in his career with twenty three. Shaq also has more total points in his career with twenty eight thousand five hundred and ninety six while bill russell has fourteen thousand five hundred and twenty two. Finally Shaq won his last championship in two thousand and five beating the dallas mavericks. The mavericks had dirk nowitzki a big matchup for shaq. Shaq was playing for the miami heat at the
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 ). At 22 Rose was just behind the top defensive guards in the league ( Rose Jockbio). Derrick Rose was the All-NBA first team ( Rose Jockbio). Every year since Derrick Rose has been in the league their team has been to the playoffs ( Rose Jockbio ). Derrick Rose first playoffs was against the Boston Celtics and they lost in seven games 105-103 Derrick had eleven assists (Rose Jockbio).