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dunk of the week
NBA Dunk of the Week: Dennis Smith, Jr.'s Showtime Dunk Was a Beautiful Snowflake
The Mavericks rookie had, by far, the best dunk of the week. It was certainly better than that Danuel House, Jr. "Dunk of the Year Candidate" trash.
NBA Dunk of the Week: 'Fly Like an Eagle' Is the Quintessential Dunk Song
Dallas Mavericks rookie Dennis Smith Jr.'s smooth and soulful dunk against the Knicks on Friday night struck a chord.
the outlet pass
The Outlet Pass: The Luxury Tax is the NBA Trade Deadline's Worst Enemy
Also, Justise Winslow's sad stagnation, Blake Griffin's instant chemistry with Andre Drummond, Khris Middleton's mid-range inferno, and more.
The Dallas Mavericks Are Built to Exceed Expectations
Nobody thinks the Mavericks can make the playoffs this season. Here's why they may be wrong.
The NBA's Promising Rookie Point Guard Class Has Starred at Summer League
NBA Draft lottery picks Lonzo Ball, De'Aaron Fox, Donovan Mitchell, and Dennis Smith Jr. all impressed during the Las Vegas Summer league.
horned up tweets
Kissing Tittiess or Slangin Wood: Which Unearthed Tweet is Best?
When Mitch Trubisky was drafted by the Bears, Internet sleuths found a gem of an old, forgotten tweet. The sleuths hit Dennis Smith, Jr. last night and he's got one to rival it.
Dennis Smith Jr. will be the Best Player in the 2017 NBA Draft
The North Carolina State point guard had an up-and-down freshman year, but is athletic and talented enough to separate himself from the other great players in this class
Salty Grayson Allen the Cherry on Top of NC State's First Win at Duke Since 1995
Wolfpack freshman Dennis Smith, Jr. capped it off with a thunderous dunk (that did not count).
Dennis Smith Jr. Is Back from Injury, and N.C. State and the NBA Are Next
When the incoming N.C. State point guard and possible 2017 NBA draft pick tore his ACL last summer, he cried in his hospital room. But the injury isn't the basketball career-killer it once was.