From many, there will be one. And while there’s still no guarantee contending athletes will win their own state at this point in the season, a number of elite performers are making a case for Gatorade National Boys Basketball Player of the Year consideration. Here’s the scoop on the latest top candidate. Dejounte Murray
Senior guard/forward, Rainier Beach (Seattle, Wash.) Greatness Present: Few states have produced as many high-caliber NBA talents as Washington over the past
Want stats? He's one of only four players in NBA history to receive the Sixth Man of the Year award twice (and before he retires he'll probably be the only player in history to win three.) The others? Kevin McHale, Ricky Pierce and Detlef Schrempf. And he's the only one to do it with two different teams. He's one of only four players ever to have 50-point games for three different teams. The others? Moses Malone, Bernard King and Wilt Chamberlain. He's eighth all time in 3-po
LOS ANGELES -- When Jamal Crawford was asked about Klay Thompson's historic, 37-point third quarter and if he could remember ever being that hot, he smiled.
"Oh, yeah," Crawford said, without missing a beat, before Monday's game against the Denver Nuggets. "Definitely."
It was probably an appropriate response from one of only four players in NBA history (along with Wilt Chamberlain, Bernard King and Moses Malone) to score 50 or more points with three different teams. Cr
New season, new shoes. Last year, Jamal Crawford significantly contributed to the L.A Clippers success in the playoffs. So much so that he earned himself another 6th Man of the Year award while wearing his very first signature sneaker by Brand Black. As we enter opening night in the 2014-15 Clippers season, Jamal Crawford laces up his second signature shoe in a Black/Red colorway to face the Oklahoma City Thunder. Here is your first look at the Brand Black J.Crossover 2 “Bred
LOS ANGELES – If it weren’t for a good nap, Jamal Crawford may never have made history Monday night. Crawford came into the game against the Jazz questionable with a rib injury that had forced him out of the previous game. He left Monday night as a member of the 15,000 career points club. “We had the game ball and each guy passed it to him,” said head coach Doc Rivers, “because we were trying to symbolize that, ‘That’s how you got them. Somebody had to give you the ball.’ The
We had the pleasure of spending our summer in Seattle with the LA Clippers’ Jamal Crawford as he hosted his annual Seattle Pro-Am league. For two months, we captured highlights and conducted interviews with Pro-Am players like Isaiah Thomas & Tony Wroten as well as Seattle basketball legends like Gary Payton and Brandon Roy who talked to us about Jamal and how committed he is to giving back to his community. We also talked to Jamal about his basketball journey that started at