Tag Archives: Aaron Gordon

Fantasy Focus: Gordon Rounding Out His Game

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A trip back out to the west coast has allowed Aaron Gordon to prove he is much more than a dunker. The fourth overall pick of the 2014 NBA Draft played high school basketball in San Jose, and has shined during his return to the otherside of the country, posting a pair of 20 point-10 rebound double-doubles during the four …

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Podcast: Trade Deadline Rapidly Approaching

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Only three days remain for teams to make their final preparations for a championship run in 2016. The February 18th trade deadline provides much intrigue, as numerous stars have appeared in trade rumors. Several franchise caliber players could be on the move, including Carmelo Anthony, Blake Griffin, Kevin Love, Al Horford, Dwight Howard and Brook Lopez have all been linked to …

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LaVine Survies Sudden Death Dunk Contest

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A pair of dunks in the championship round weren’t enough to crown a champion in 2016. Aaron Gordon and Zach LaVine pushed each other to the brink, as the duo busted out jams they never previously tried during a sudden death dunk off round Saturday night. After combining to submit 10 perfect scores from the judges, the 12th jam of the …

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2015 Orlando NBA Summer League Team

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A week of Summer League basketball in Orlando saw 10 teams and total of 158 players receive invitations to audition for either a roster spot in the NBA, it’s Developmental League or a place overseas. With five lottery selections from the 2015 NBA Draft in attendance and plenty of players looking to begin their sophomore season on a positive note, …

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Catching Up with Aaron Gordon

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The sequence was something Aaron Gordon was hoping to provide throughout his first year in Orlando. With his team tailing by one midway thought he fourth quarter, Magic center Nikola Vucevic missed a jumper, Gordon chased down the loose ball and converted a layup, putting his team ahead for the rest of the night.

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Waiver Watch: The Model of Consistency

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The milestones continue to add up for Tim Duncan during his 18th season in the NBA. This season alone, Duncan moved into 10th place on the league’s all-time rebounding list, became the 19th player in league history to compile 25,000 career points and was selected to his 15th All-Star contest. 

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No Rookie of the Year Favorite Established Yet

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The 2014 NBA Draft was the most hyped class in years and was expected to produce numerous players capable of becoming franchise cornerstones. Instead, in the first half of the season, this rookie class has been marred by injuries and plagued by inconsistency.

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Podcast: Examining the NBA’s Rookie Class

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The class of 2014 was the most anticipated group of players to enter the league in over a decade. With numerous franchise caliber players and even some candidates to be stashed overseas before making an impact in the NBA, the incoming class is facing massive expectations. While the group is hoping to be mentioned alongside of the classes of 1984 …

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Rookie Duo Ready to Lead Magic

ORLANDO- Over an hour before the first game of the afternoon in Summer League competition was about to tip off, Elfirid Payton emerged to begin warming up. Seconds later, Aaron Gordon sprinted onto the court to join him. The rookie duo have been the catalysts to Orlando’s Summer League team and hope to develop together on on the Magic. 

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