The NBA is filled with its fair share of superstars. After an offseason filled with free agency moves that likely made your head spin, new faces have found new homes, and many players sit in great spots looking toward the 2016 – 17 season. It will be hard for Russell Westbrook to improve on this past season, but now that Kevin Durant has officially left Oklahoma City, it’s all on Westbrook’s shoulders — and this is both a blessing and a curse. It’s Westbrook’s chance to shine, because all his moves will be magnified no matter if he epically fails at leading his team or steps up and slays the competition.
Today is Todd Fuller’s 42nd Birthday. Only the most crazy of Utah Jazz fans who weren’t in high school / college during the late 90s may not remember him in a Jazz jersey as he only played in Utah during the lock-out shortened season. But I’m putting the cart before the horse here. Fuller is a North Carolinian through an through. He went to high school in Charlotte, North Carolina; and went on to star at N.C. State where he would log over 3,000 minutes there. As a senior he averaged 20.9 ppg and 9.9 rpg. He was an inside / outside threat with averages of .506 / .372 / .799 in his final year before going pro. As a 6’11 bigman with a nice touch he was Ambrosia for Golden State Warriors boss Don