Austin Rivers, widely regarded as the best player in the Class of 2011 (and the son of Boston Celtics coach Rivers) provided the internet with a sure-to-go-viral moment recently at a basketball camp in California. Rivers crossed the shit out of the NBA’s reigning No. 1 draft pick, John Wall, and scored a layup. On the ensuing defensive series, Wall tried to cross up Rivers as payback … but Rivers stripped him cleanly. Reminds us of the time Wall baptized Jerry Stackhouse. Rivers will decide between Duke, Florida, Kansas & North Carolina. [The Rookie Wall, H/T Adam]
Mike Tirico: The "leaderless" NCAA is a "failed setup that is helping to ruin intercollegiate athletics"
The Syracuse alum was not pleased.
News occurs on Twitter. Twitter, invariably, becomes news.
snowball sometimes lies.
When Veteran Receivers Like Brandon Marshall Go to a New Team, Their Passing Offense Gets Better, Shockingly
Better than the alternative in New York.
Surprising in that it happened so soon?