Under the Hill?

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As a companion to yesterday’s 40th birthday post, here are six players that played an NBA game on their 19th birthday (there are no players who played a game on their 18th birthday – the closest was Andrew Bynum, who played his first game when he was 18 years 6 days old).Looking at the results, we see a possible reason … Read More

Bare Minimum

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Since the 83-84 season, there have been five triple-doubles where the player only achieved the bare minimum of 10 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds. ¬†Surprisingly, the list is all fairly well-known names. ¬†First, a trio of fantastic point guards: Penny Hardaway, Jason Kidd and Kyle Lowry.But the true Bare Minimum champion is our only two-time “achiever”, 2015 Finals MVP … Read More