AGR’s 2016-2017 All-Slamma-Jamma Teams: This Season’s Top Dunkers

Although the NBA finals were unexciting compared to previous years, they produced enough highlight dunks for two series. Most of them were courtesy of LeBron, although Iguodala and KD had a few jams of their own (all of whom have made the All-Slamma-Jamma teams in years past). But what about the whole season? Which players treated us to the nastiest dunks? I don’t know, actually, which is one of the reasons I choose to write this article each year. But I’ll start looking now so I can fill you in below:

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The Frank Reynolds Trashman Team: 2016-17 Edition

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Head Coach: Frank Reynolds

“Trash rules everything around me / TREAM, always sunny / Squalor, squalor fringe, y’all.” – The anthem the “T.R.E.A.M. Team” AKA the The Frank Reynolds Trashman Team.

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NBA Finals Recap and 2017 Big Shot Bob (Rob) Tourney Conclusion

Screen Shot 2017-06-18 at 1.00.27 AM.pngThe NBA Finals are over, and all eyes are on the NBA Draft and rumors of player movement. But we haven’t celebrated the end of the Finals and BSB(R). The Warriors got their celebration, and goddamnit, Chaz will get his, too. Before we start popping champagne, let’s take a brief look at the final standings:

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Conference Finals Recap, NBA Finals Preview, and BSB(R) Tournament Update

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The conference finals were less eventful than the sloth exhibit at the zoo, but here we are folks, the moment we’ve all been waiting for: The NBA Finals. Before we get into it, let’s take a look at the BSB(R) standings:

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Second Round Recap and Big Shot Bob (Rob) Tournament Update

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The above huggers helped eliminate the Wiz and lift the Celtics to the ECF in an epic Game 7

The second round is in the books after two sweeps and two close series. Before we dive into the NBA, let’s examine the BSB(R) Standings:

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First Round Recap and Big Shot Bob (Rob) Tournament Update

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The first round is over, and due to real life (writing a paper) and a bachelor party in Rehoboth (decidedly not real life), I’ve been behind on my BSB(R) game. Still, I’d like to think that posting a first-round recap before the second round is over qualifies as a buzzer-beater, which would be appropriate for a tournament named after Robert Horry.

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AGR’s 8th Annual “Big Shot Bob (Rob)” Playoff Tournament

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The annual “Big Shot Bob (Rob)” tourney is back on the scene like The Machine in New York City. Although all the MVP talk has been fun (best reads on the matter: Kevin Pelton, Zach, Lowe, FiveThirtyEight), it has taken attention away from the NBA playoffs. But here we are, with the first games kicking off and with questions abound (except for the eventual champion–we all know that’ll be a team whose name starts with a W). Let’s take a look at each first round series before we review this year’s BSB(R) picks.

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