Twitter reacts to Joey Crawford’s wild interference of Durant’s potential game-tying free throw, Jay Williams rips Durant’s final shot attempt

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Joey Crawford is one of the most – if not the most – animated referees in the game. On Tuesday, his antics in overtime may have helped cost the Oklahoma City Thunder Game 5 against the Memphis Grizzlies:With 27.5 seconds remaining in the game and about to take his second free throw to tie the game, Kevin Durant was abruptly interrupted by Crawford as seen above. The reason for Crawford’s sudden course of action to prevent Durant from shooting his

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Tweet of the Night: Jay Williams questions no technical call against Warriors in final seconds against Dallas

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It was one of those nights for Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night against the Dallas Mavericks: turnovers, turnovers, and turnovers. Curry has been one of the best point guards in the league this season – arguably just behind Chris Paul as the very best in the league. He is third in the league in assists with 8.9 and leads all point guards in scoring with 23.6 points. Ironically, his biggest issue thus far has been his

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Tweet of the Night: Jay Williams reacts to ugly game between Knicks and Nets

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Despite holding a combined record of 8-26 heading into Thursday’s game on TNT, a crosstown “rivals” matchup between the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets was a must-watch. No one expected these two teams to be as bad as they have been over the first month of the season, but various factors – primarily injuries and adjusting to some new faces – have turned them into the laughingstocks of the league. Someone still had to win the game, and the Knicks took

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NBA players react to Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins’ first game against each other

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It was a big night for college basketball and general managers around the NBA, as Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins – two of the biggest prizes for the upcoming summer’s draft – went head to head against each other in a much anticipated contest between Kansas and Duke on Tuesday. With expectations sky high, the two made sure no one left disappointed. Parker scored 19 points in the first half, including this impressive dunk, to capture much of the attention and finished

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Tweet of the Night: Jay Williams says Kobe would leave Lakers as a free agent if they aren’t contenders

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Kobe Bryant has never known any team other than the Los Angeles Lakers. He started his career in Los Angeles as a teenager, and only once did he flirt with the idea of switching jerseys during his 17-year career. The guard has said throughout the latter part of his career that he would remain a Laker for life, but you never know how things can turn out in the NBA. This is the final year of Bryant’s current contract, where he

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Tweet of the Night: Jay Williams has a positive message for Lamar Odom

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At this point, most are aware of the fact that former NBA forward Lamar Odom has been dealing with drug issues and is likely in need of help and support from those that know and are around him. Those on the outside may judge him in a negative light – how can someone so successful take the things he has for granted to this extent and jeopardize everything over drugs? The truth about Odom’s situation appears to be more than trivial

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Tweet of the Night: Jay Williams

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Jeremy Lin is loving every moment right now vs the Knicks. Still agree w/ the move the #Knicks made to let him go. #Business
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It wasn’t quite Linsanity, but Jeremy Lin did his best to put on a show for the New York Knicks fans at the Madison Square Garden on Monday – the way he so often did last season while wearing the orange and blue.After hearing mostly cheers – a classy reaction by the fans – when he was introduced as a starting point guard for the Houston Rockets, Lin got comfortable early and attacked the rim at will with little

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