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Franchise Player: Deron Williams

01.03.2011 · Posted in Sports Videos

Last season, I wrote a series titled Franchise Player in which I wrote about the select few in the NBA that were worthy of being associated with the term. Far too often, we give the title away to players who make exorbitant amounts of money but do not fulfill the requirements of a franchise player. ...

Franchise Player: Steve Nash

03.11.2010 · Posted in NBA

‘ Far too often, we label players as franchise players before even seeing them do things that franchise players do. For instance, I like Danny Granger a lot, and so the Indiana Pacers. When healthy, he is one of the best scorers in the NBA. He does it in a variety of ways: jump shots, ...

Franchise Player: Tim Duncan

02.25.2010 · Posted in NBA

Last week I presented you with the the discussion of Dwight Howard as a franchise player (click here if you missed it), this week we’re using the same format to discuss another franchise player. On with the show… The term franchise player gets tossed around pretty easily these days. I’m not sure when it happened, ...

Franchise Player: Dwight Howard

02.19.2010 · Posted in NBA

The term franchise player gets tossed around pretty easily these days. I’m not sure when it happened, but at some point a few general mangers, some members of the press as well as some fans lost their mind and started giving the title to a bunch of less than worthy players. You might think I’m ...

Amare to Cavs thoughts…

02.14.2010 · Posted in NBA

With talks apparently heating up about a possible trade between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Phoenix Suns, it might be an idea to explore what this trade does for both parties.  The trade proposal floating around is Zydrunas Ilgauskas and J.J. Hickson for Amare Stoudemire. So what does the deal mean for both teams? PHOENIX ...