Tag Archives: Jamal Crawford

Clippers Grab Momentum Win in Orlando

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Coming into Wednesday night, the Los Angeles Clippers needed an easy victory. In each of the team’s first five victories, the margin by which they came out on top was on average a mere seven points. Their losses have not been as narrow, particularly the 105-89 loss the team suffered in Chicago on Monday. So when the final buzzer sounded ... Read More »

Heat Still Getting Hotter, Kobe Pushing Lakers

The last week of NBA action has seem some injuries that will hurt ticket sales and more teams submit to the fact that their season is a loss. Dwight Howard returned to Orlando and the playoff race in the Western Conference was shaken up like Yahtzee dice. Needless to say the highlight reels were set ablaze with clips as all ... Read More »

GM For a Day: Trade Deadline Madness

The trade deadline is fast approaching and in the front offices of nearly every NBA franchise, the proverbial you know what has hit the fan and is spattered on every wall of the room next to stat sheets and scouting reports. To deal or not to deal, general managers face some of the toughest decisions of their lives as they ... Read More »

Crawford Making Most of Opportunity

It took 10 seasons for Jamal Crawford to finally have his opportunity to play in the post season. Only the results weren’t what he had hoped. Following a¬†disappointing¬†performance against the undermanned Bucks, with his Atlanta team finally prevailing in seven games, only to be swept by Orlando, Crawford couldn’t find his usual scoring touch. Read More »

Playoffs Heating Up

As the Playoffs enter the second week of play, one of the most anticipated series of the postseason was quickly ended between Boston and New York while others were dragged to an inconsequential Game 5, Oklahoma City is showing their championship credentials while the Lakers and Spurs have put theirs in doubt. As you might imagine, all of this generated ... Read More »

2011 NBA Playoff X-factors

In every playoff series there is a player that will be menacing to the losing team for the bench points they provide or what coaches call the little things (rebounding, slowing the game down, adding to the team’s chemistry). When teams face off in succession the way they do in playoffs, these player’s performances are often times the difference between ... Read More »

King of the Crossover

Ever since Allen Iverson took his talents overseas, there is no clear-cut title holder for the best crossover. The signature move of The Answer has been adopted by many throughout the league, serving as an equalizer for shorter players to slash to the rim or set up open shots. For years, the crossover has been a staple in the NBA. ... Read More »

Wednesday Highlight Reel

In breaking down our X-factor players for the upcoming season, Shatter the Glass takes a look at video highlights for some league notables that will have an impact in one way or another this year. We broke down a significant player from each team by division, now let’s take a closer look at six players that can make the difference ... Read More »

Key to the Season: Southeast Division

Every team has that one guy. The one with enough talent to make his team a championship contender but is enough of a question mark that if things go wrong, it can derail an entire season. Whether it’s having difficulty staying healthy, tapping into the potential or filling the obligations of a larger role on a team, all 30 squads ... Read More »