James Harden’s Team USA experience wasn ’t supposed to be this way. The Houston Rockets shooting guard was originally expected to fill the "super sixth man" role normally reserved in Olympic competition for Carmelo Anthony. But then some of his colleagues decided their summer didn't need a trip to Spain. Show More Summary
Desperate times call for desperate measures, which helps to explain why the Houston Rockets have resorted to a 36-year-old sixth man who's seen better days. Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the, "Rockets have reached anShow More Summary
Jason Terry, a 15-year NBA veteran and former Sixth Man of the Year award winner, reportedly will be traded from the Sacramento Kings to the Houston Rockets. If the deal is finalized, it will be the fifth team for the "Jet" in the last...Show More Summary
The only thing standing between Dion Waiters and the 2014-15 Sixth Man of the Year Award might be Waiters himself. If he can learn to embrace the same role that once punched his NBA ticket, he could put himself on the fast track to securing a coveted piece of NBA hardware. That could be a bigger hurdle to clear than it might seem. Show More Summary
Even with such a magical offseason for the Cleveland Cavaliers, some tough decisions still need to be made. First and foremost, who wins the starting shooting guard job? Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, Kevin Love and Anderson Varejao have...Show More Summary
James Harden of the Houston Rockets is one of the burgeoning young superstars in the NBA, having transitioned in the last few years from sixth man with the Oklahoma City Thunder to team leader and elite scorer with the Rockets. He talked...Show More Summary
A great bench isn’t always a prerequisite for college basketball success, but that doesn’t mean any team is going to turn down a shot at an elite sixth man. Being able to throw in a pair of fresh legs to put quick points on the board...Show More Summary
Check out 2014 Sixth Man of the Year winner Jamal Crawford making his opponents look silly at the Seattle Pro-Am, where he dropped 30 points this past weekend. The post Jamal Crawford Shows Off Ridiculous Handles at Seattle Pro-Am (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Vince Carter may no longer be the player that seemingly had a dunk appear on SportsCenter's Top 10 every night, but the 37-year-old proved to be a valuable sixth man for the Dallas Mavericks a season ago. Valuable enough that it looks...Show More Summary
One of the top shooting forwards on the market is staying in Toronto. The Toronto Raptors have agreed to a three-year, $18 million deal with ace sixth man power forward Patrick Patterson, according to ESPN's Jeff Goodman. This will keep...Show More Summary
The LA Clippers are reportedly shopping Jamal Crawford, and according to his agent, the NBA’s reigning Sixth Man of the Year is underpaid. Crawford’s rep says his client deserves an […] The post Jamal Crawford Wants a Contract Extension from the LA Clippers appeared first on SLAMonline.
Five quick-hitting Miami Heat items as the organization anxiously awaits the opt-out deadlines: 1. Dwyane Wade to the bench? Wade accepted a secondary role to accommodate LeBron James. That was appropriate. He sacrificed plenty of shots,...Show More Summary
Phil Mickelson's quest to become the sixth man to win a career grand slam of all four professional majors was hanging by the thinnest of threads after the second round of the U.S. Open on Friday.
NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award winner Jamal Crawford has embarrassed defenders throughout his 14-year career. Using one of the most notorious moves in the game, his killer crossover has brought a multitude of All-Stars to their knees. Crawford's...Show More Summary
Jamal Crawford's had an eventful spring, to say the least. On the court, he took home his second Sixth Man of the Year Award—the first player to do so with two different teams—and pushed the Los Angeles Clippers within sniffing distance...Show More Summary
Tim Duncan is the greatest player in San Antonio Spurs’ history. Tony Parker is their current MVP. Manu Ginobili, their first man off the bench, might be the best sixth man ever. But more than anyone, Danny Green typifies what makesShow More Summary
It was anyone's game until the fourth quarter. That's when Ray Allen happened. The Miami Heat's sixth man scored 13 of his 16 points in the fourth quarter of Game 3, cashing in on all four of this three-pointers in the final frame. In...Show More Summary
Jamal Crawford got emotional in accepting his NBA Sixth Man award and, like Kevin Durant earlier this week, it may have buoyed the Los Angeles Clippers in what has been a turbulent playoffs so far.
Just as he has to wait to come into games, Jamal Crawford had to be patient about receiving the NBA Sixth Man Award.