Advait Jajodia

NBA Writer

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Being a two-time national level Basketball player, NBA surely had my attention from a very young age. At age 19 now, I aspire to share the knowledge I gained over 10 years with fellow basketball-lovers through my articles!

“Ja Morant is only 22 and has gathered the 3rd most views across the NBA’s socials this season”: How the Grizzlies guard is one of the most entertaining players in the league

Ja Morant has driven 385 million views across all NBA’s socials. The 22-year-old only trails the likes of megastars Stephen Curry and LeBron James. The NBA is filled with talented individuals. There are numerous players who are considered as good,…

“Kobe Bryant is probably the reason why we didn’t lose”: When Phil Jackson lauded the Black Mamba after his 52-point performance in the 108-104 OT win over the Mavs

14 years ago today, a prime Kobe Bryant scored 30 of his 52 points in the 4th quarter and OT to help the Lakers defeat the Dirk Nowitzki-led Mavs 108-104. Kobe Bryant had some incredible performances during his 2007-2008 MVP…

“Shai Gilgeous-Alexander really out here looking sus”: NBA Twitter react as the OKC guard shows up at the Paycom Center as a character from Among Us

Ahead of the Kings-Thunder clash, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander pulled up to the Paycom Center dressed up as a character from ‘Among Us’. After missing a majority of the games in February, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander made quite the return to the lineup. SGA…

“Giannis Antetokounmpo has been shooting better 3P% than Stephen Curry in February and no one is talking about it”: Bizarre factoid about the Bucks MVP’s 3-point shooting leaves NBA Twitter stunned

Giannis Antetokounmpo shot an impressive 39.4% from the 3-point in the month of February. That’s higher efficiency than the likes of Trae Young, Stephen Curry, Karl-Anthony Towns, among many others. Giannis Antetokounmpo had a really solid month of February. Playing…

“How did Wilt Chamberlain score only 4 points in a Finals game?!”: Wilt the Stilt once recorded single digit in points scored while playing alongside Jerry West and Elgin Baylor

Wilt Chamberlain was known for scoring some bizarre number of points. However, in Game 2 of the 1969 NBA Finals, the Lakers legend put up only 4 points while playing 48 minutes. Long before the league was dominated by LeBron…

“With this bounce, Luka Doncic would’ve easily won this year’s Dunk Contest”: NBA Twitter explodes as the Mavs star surprisingly flushes down an emphatic putback dunk over Dwight Howard

Late in the 1st quarter, Luka Doncic takes off to put down an energetic putback dunk all over Dwight Howard. After suffering a disappointing loss against the Clippers, an embarrassing defeat against the New Orleans Pelicans, the Los Angeles Lakers…

“I would not accept this award unless Kobe Bryant gave it to me”: When Shaquille O’Neal only wanted ‘the greatest player in basketball’ to present him with an award after winning the 2001 title

Back in 2001, Shaquille O’Neal agreed to accept an award only if Kobe Bryant, “the greatest player in basketball”, presented him with the trophy. The Kobe Bryant–Shaquille O’Neal pairing was one of the greatest duos the league has ever seen.…

“Sooner or later, Ja Morant will be the NBA MVP”: Allen Iverson posts a photo of the Grizzlies guard’s jersey hung onto his 2001 Maurice Podoloff trophy

After Ja Morant goes off for his career-high 52-point performance, Allen Iverson gives the Grizzlies guard the ultimate validation on social media. Ja Morant had one of the best performances of his career yesterday night against the San Antonio Spurs.…

“I’m glad it’s over with so I can stop hearing everything about it”: DeMar DeRozan is surprisingly content with his 30-point scoring streak coming to an end

Scoring 18 points in the Bulls’ loss to the Heat, DeMar DeRozan now snaps his 30-point scoring streak, however, is glad that the run is now over. This past month, DeMar DeRozan played some of the best basketball of his…

“For everybody who was saying ‘almost’, that go one for y’all right there”: Ja Morant calls out his haters while talking about his jaw-dropping dunk on Jakob Poeltl

During the first half of the Spurs-Grizzlies matchup, Ja Morant emphatically dunked the ball, putting Jakob Poeltl on a nasty poster. Ja Morant is one of the most entertaining in-game dunkers in the league today. Due to his highflying abilities,…