Tag: big men

  • Who are some other great passing big men like Nikola Jokic?

    Centers: Wilt Chamberlain led the league in assists as a center. He averaged 4.4 APG during his career. Bill Russell often started and orchestrated the offense especially after the retirement of Bob Cousy. He averaged 4.3 APG during his career. Wes Unseld would often grab a rebound and use it to start an outlet pass…

  • Who were the best passing big men in NBA history?

    I’m assuming by big men you mean power forwards and centers. Here’s my top 10: 1 – Nikola Jokic. Yes he is one of the best passers I’ve ever seen, regardless of position. He functions as a point center, which is a combination I’ve never really seen before. He averages over 6 APG, peaking at…

  • Comparing Tim Duncan to other big men

    Spurs just won the 2014 NBA Finals!! and they beat their opponents (the Miami Heat) by the largest combined margin in NBA history: 70 points. Pure dominance. This is Tim Duncan’s 5th ring, and he’s still playing at a high level at 38 years old! Let’s look at some other players who have played for…