JaVale McGee is sick and tired of…being the interviewee.
So on Saturday following the Warriors playoff-clinching victory over the abysmal Brooklyn Nets, McGee turned the tables on CSN sideline reporter Ros Gold-Onwude.
It remains to be seen whether the Cavs’ reloading with former college stars will pay off, but we need to find ways to pass the time until the playoffs, so the composition of each team from a draft standpoint provides a relatively fascinating distraction.
Thanks to the frontloading, Cleveland ranks tied for second in the NBA when you look at the average draft slot of the players on each team’s roster (since there are 60 slots, an undrafted player counts as a 61 toward his team’s average for the sake of this exercise). The players on the Cavs’ roster have an average draft number (ADN) of 19, slightly dragged down by second-rounders Kay Felder, Kyle Korver, James Jones and DeAndre Liggins.
Limited Kids Yu Darvish Jersey Including Westbrook’s 47-point performance on Feb. 11, the Thunder have lost their last four when he’s scored 45 or more, a rare feat which last occurred in 1972-73 with Nathaniel Tiny Archibald and the Kings, according to ESPN.
Elite Mens Kris Versteeg Jersey Outside Victor Oladipo, who has been battling a back injury, Westbrook’s supporting cast was otherwise nonexistent Tuesday. Steven Adams attempted just one field goal, finishing with four points and just three rebounds. Enes Kanter (11) joined Oladipo (16) as the only Thunder players besides Westbrook to score in double figures.
The Trail Blazers enjoyed a balanced attack with seven players in double figures led by guards Damian Lillard (22) and C.J. McCollum (21).