What is the Meaning of Iso In Basketball?

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Watching a basketball game can lead to seeing a lot of different plays. While different teams have different offensive styles, there are two plays that you’re going to see no matter the team you’re watching. The pick and roll and the iso. Pick and roll is one of those “easy to learn, hard to master” …

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How much do NBA players make?

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It’s no secret that NBA player salaries are impressive. In fact, they’re among the highest-paid professional athletes on the planet. Top earners make more in one year than most people make in their entire life. But the basketball players on max contracts are heavily outnumbered by the rest of the pack. Today, we’ll be looking …

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Biggest Blowouts In NBA History

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There’s nothing more exciting for basketball fans than a close game that goes down to the wire. If that happens in a Game 7, it’s a dream come true for most hoops junkies. Then there’s the other kind of game. The exact opposite of a nail biter, a full-on blowout. Whenever these things happen, many …

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What Is A Two Way Contract In The NBA?

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You may have heard the term “two-way contract” thrown around in the last couple of seasons. It was a big deal when it was first introduced, but many NBA fans still don’t fully understand how these contracts work. That’s what we’re going to cover today. What Is A Two-Way Contract? In the simplest possible terms, …

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An Overview of the 4 NBA Teams In California

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With only 30 franchises in the NBA, there’s simply not enough to place one in every state. When you take into consideration that California alone has four teams (more than any other state), there’s even less to go around. To put that into perspective, Texas is the only state that comes close with three NBA …

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How Much Do Coaches In The NBA Make?

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Only 30 people in the world can call themselves NBA head coaches. That means being the architect of some incredible runs, like that of the 2020-21 Atlanta Hawks or the 2019-20 Miami Heat. However, that also means being the scapegoat when the team falls short of (sometimes unrealistic) expectations. This is especially true in the …

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How Much Do NBA Referees Make?

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Steph Curry, the highest-paid player in the 2020-21 season, earned a whopping $45,780,966. Gregg Popovich, the highest-paid NBA coach, earned about $11 million in that same time period. Both players and head coaches are instrumental to determining the outcome of an NBA game and they’re well-compensated for it. But what about the third group of …

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