Tag Archives: Twitter

Kevin Durant, super cool human

1 Nov

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

With the NBA in lockout, the game’s best rising superstar is doing what any other 20-something should be doing this time of year. He’s on a college campus, hanging out with the co-eds and playing flag football.

After tweeting his boredom and wanting to play flag football, a very aware Oklahoma State student reached out to the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar and made it happen. Continue reading

#Smart move Michigan

20 Oct

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Readers of this blog know of my love, okay obsession, with social media. I love it even more when Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, etc. meets basketball.

That said, the University of Michigan is my favorite program of the day. Continue reading

Travis Leslie says he is better than Tony Allen. Kind of.

19 May

Travis Leslie got into a war of words about his potential vs. Tony Allen. Then retracted his statement with a push of the delete button.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Georgia wing Travis Leslie is in Chicago for the NBA predraft combine and he’s making news away from the vertical jumps and body fat measurements.

Well, kind of. Continue reading

#Extension coming for Tim Miles?

18 May

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

I’ve never met Colorado State head coach Tim Miles but I think he’s great. No, sorry, #great.

He’s one of the best head coaches on Twitter because he understands the vehicle that the social media tool is. He tweets regularly, brings you into the world of Colorado State basketball only in a way that a head coach can. You can follow him at @CoachMiles. Over 3,000 people already have. Continue reading

Just a Minute: May 9

9 May

Sean Miller said 'no' to Maryland. So, who is next? Your guess is as good as any.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Oh, just another quiet week in the world of college basketball. Find out the latest happenings in my weekly column Just A Minute. Continue reading

DO NOT email Lon Kruger

3 May

Whatever you do, do not email new Oklahoma head coach Lon Kruger. The new Sooner coach is asking fans to communicate with him via Twitter. Continue reading