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How James Harden Can Use FIBA World Cup to Jumpstart Season with Houston Rockets

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

Jason Terry Won't Replace Jeremy Lin for Houston Rockets

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 to Rockets: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

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

Why Dion Waiters Should Be Favorite in 2014-15 Sixth Man Award Race

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

Should Dion Waiters Start or Be Cleveland Cavaliers' Sixth Man?

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 Discusses Paul George's Injury, Team USA and Personal Development

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

Predicting the Best 6th Men in College Basketball in 2014-15 Season

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

Jamal Crawford Shows Off Ridiculous Handles at Seattle Pro-Am (VIDEO)

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 Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Free-Agent Forward

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

Raptors agree to 3-year, $18 million deal with Patrick Patterson

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

Jamal Crawford Wants a Contract Extension from the LA Clippers

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.

Miami Heat 'Fast 5': D-Wade Sixth Man? Pat Riley's Recruiting Challenge and More

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

Crestfallen Mickelson Sounds Like Beaten Man at U.S. Open

3 months agoSports / Golf : On Par

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.

Jamal Crawford Looks Back at His Favorite Career Crossovers

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 Talks NBA Playoffs, Los Angeles Clippers Future and More

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

Meet Danny Green, the San Antonio Spurs' Next Great Shooter

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

Indiana Pacers vs. Miami Heat: Game 4 Preview and Predictions

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

Crawford's award feel-good moment for Clippers

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.

Clippers' Crawford wins Kia Sixth Man award

Just as he has to wait to come into games, Jamal Crawford had to be patient about receiving the NBA Sixth Man Award.

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