Top NBA Players in 2013-2014: Number 13

With the start of the 2013-2014 NBA season just 13 days away it is time for the annual KAT top players countdown. I’m sure there will be a lot of dissenting views but here goes. 13. Kevin Love, PF, Minnesota Timberwolves 2012-2013 Stats: 17.3pts, 12.2reb, 1.9ast Career Achievements: -2x NBA All-Star(2011-2012) -NBA Most Improved Player(2011) -All-NBA Second Team(2012) -NBA Rebounding Champion(2011) -NBA Three-Point Shootout Champion(2012) … Continue reading Top NBA Players in 2013-2014: Number 13

2013-2014 NBA Preview: Western Conference 9-15

The 2013 NBA offseason was one of the most exciting in recent memory. The 2013-2014 season is shaping up to be a great one. Last season the Oklahoma City Thunder(60-22) finished with the best regular season record in the Western Conference, but it was the San Antonio Spurs that came seconds away from winning the NBA Championship. The west is stacked once again in 2013-2014. … Continue reading 2013-2014 NBA Preview: Western Conference 9-15

2011-2012 NBA Awards: Most Valuable Player

With the 2011-2012 NBA Playoffs already beginning it is time for the annual Kicksandthings NBA Awards. This is where we give our predictions as to who will win the NBA regular seasons awards for this season. Most Valuable Player 5. Tony Parker 18.3pts, 2.9reb, 7.7ast, 1stl 4. Kevin Love 26pts, 13.3reb, 2ast, 1stl 3. Kobe Bryant 27.9pts, 5.4reb, 4.6ast, 1.2stl 2. Kevin Durant 28pts, 8reb, … Continue reading 2011-2012 NBA Awards: Most Valuable Player

2011-2012 NBA Awards: All-NBA Second Team

With the 2011-2012 NBA season heading into its final games of the regular season, it is time for the annual Kicksandthings NBA Awards. This is where we give our opinions as to who will win the NBA awards for this season. Guard- Russell Westbrook 24.1pts, 4.5reb, 5.4ast, 1.7stl Guard- Dwyane Wade 22.6pts, 5reb, 4.7ast, 1.3blk, 1.7stl Forward- Carmelo Anthony 22.4pts, 6.3reb, 3.7ast, 1.2stl Forward- Kevin … Continue reading 2011-2012 NBA Awards: All-NBA Second Team

Thunder Silence Wolves in 2OT Thriller

In a very entertaining game, Kevin Love put up a career and Minnesota franchise high 51 points but it wasn’t enough as his T-Wolves lost to the Thunder 149-140 in double overtime. Love used a career high seven three-pointers to lead his offensive assault. He also hauled in 14 rebounds. Love’s teammate Jose Juan Barea recorded his first career triple-double with 25 points, 14 assists, … Continue reading Thunder Silence Wolves in 2OT Thriller

Love-ly Performance

Kevin Love of Minnesota Timberwolves put together another dominating performance Monday night leading his ever improving T-Wolves to a 95-94 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. Going up against who many call the best power forward in the game game Blake Griffin, Love torched him for 39 points and 17 rebounds. This came on the heels of a 42 point performance against LaMarcus Aldridge and … Continue reading Love-ly Performance