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Dunc'd On: Ben Taylor on NBA Evolution, The Value of Guard Defense, Greatest NBA Peaks, and Top-75 Snubs

Click to subscribe via RSS feed or iTunes. Ben Taylor of the Thinking Basketball YouTube channel joins for the usual wide-ranging conversation. He looked closely at how new rule interpretations were affecting the league and its players. We also use the Chicago Bulls with Alex Caruso and Lonzo Ball as a lens to discuss what effect elite perimeter defense can have, and also get into some historical discussions regarding the Greatest Peaks and Top-75 players.
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Ben Taylor home a new historical landmark

The Nevada County Historical Landmarks Commission is pleased to announce the Nevada County Board of Supervisors designated the Ben Taylor Home as a Nevada County Historical Landmark, NEV 21-05 on Aug.10. Ben Taylor arrived in Grass Valley in September of 1849 and, besides his home place, is most known for...
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Ben Taylor shoots 5-under 65 in round three of the Wyndham Championship

In his third round at the Wyndham Championship, Ben Taylor hit 9 of 14 fairways and 13 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 9 under for the tournament. Taylor finished his day tied for 15th at 9 under; Russell Henley is in 1st at 15 under; Tyler McCumber is in 2nd at 12 under; and Rory Sabbatini, Kevin Kisner, Scott Piercy, Kevin Na, Roger Sloan, and Branden Grace are tied for 3rd at 11 under.
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Ben Taylor comes back from a rocky start in round one of the Wyndham Championship

Ben Taylor hit 12 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Wyndham Championship, and rebounded from a poor front to deliver a strong finish. Taylor finished his day tied for 66th at 2 under; Russell Henley is in 1st at 8 under; Erik van Rooyen, Michael Thompson, Hudson Swafford, Adam Hadwin, Scott Piercy, Ted Potter, Jr., and Sung Kang are tied for 2nd at 6 under; and Rob Oppenheim, Rory Sabbatini, Bronson Burgoon, Si Woo Kim, Chris Kirk, Webb Simpson, Jhonattan Vegas, Brian Stuard, Michael Gligic, Tyler McCumber, and Andrew Landry are tied for 9th at 5 under.
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RealGM Radio: Ben Taylor On The 2021 NBA Finals

Host Danny Leroux (@DannyLeroux) and Ben Taylor of Thinking Basketball (@ElGee35) go in-depth on the 2021 NBA Finals. They discuss Giannis Antetokounmpo’s incredible Finals performance, how their postseason runs affect the Bucks and Suns for years to come, teambuilding lessons from this season and much more. Subscribe to RealGM Radio...
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RealGM Radio: Ben Taylor On Bucks-Nets And Wednesday's News

Host Danny Leroux (@DannyLeroux) and Ben Taylor of Thinking Basketball (@ElGee35) break down a wild 24 hours in the NBA. They go in-depth on Game Five of Nets/Bucks, including Kevin Durant’s incredible performance, James Harden’s place in the series, Milwaukee’s adjustments and much more. After that, they discuss the NBA news of the morning from Kawhi Leonard’s injury and Chris Paul entering the Health and Safety Protocols to two coaching changes and Donnie Nelson leaving the Mavericks.
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Ben Taylor putts well in round four of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree

In the third round of the 2021 Palmetto Championship at Congaree, Ben Taylor makes a 17-foot birdie putt on the par-4 18th hole. Ben Taylor hit 13 of 18 greens in regulation during his final round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, and rebounded from a poor front to deliver a strong finish. Taylor finished his day tied for 35th at 3 under; Garrick Higgo is in 1st at 11 under; Chesson Hadley, Tyrrell Hatton, Hudson Swafford, Jhonattan Vegas, Doc Redman, and Bo Van Pelt are tied for 2nd at 10 under; and Ryan Armour and David Lipsky are tied for 8th at 9 under.
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Ben Taylor putts well in round three of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree

In the third round of the 2021 Palmetto Championship at Congaree, Ben Taylor makes a 17-foot birdie putt on the par-4 18th hole. Ben Taylor hit 12 of 18 greens in regulation during his third round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, and had a good round of putting, with no misses on putts within 10 feet. Taylor finished his day tied for 36th at 2 under; Chesson Hadley is in 1st at 14 under; Harris English is in 2nd at 10 under; and Garrick Higgo is in 3rd at 8 under.
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Ben Taylor putts well but delivers a 1-over 72 first round in the Palmetto Championship at Congaree

In his first round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, Ben Taylor hit 10 of 14 fairways and 10 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great day on the green leaving no misses on putts within 10 feet. Taylor finished his day tied for 75th at 1 over; Wes Roach is in 1st at 7 under; Erik van Rooyen, Chesson Hadley, Dustin Johnson, and Doc Redman are tied for 2nd at 6 under; and Jhonattan Vegas is in 6th at 5 under.
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RHP Ben Taylor signs deal with Detroit Tigers

According to the Detroit Tigers, they have signed RHP Ben Taylor to a Minor League contract. Taylor previously played in the Boston Red Sox and Cleveland Indians organizations. Taylor will have to earn he way to the Major Leagues as he will be assigned to the Tigers mini camp in...
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Tigers' Ben Taylor: Signs with Tigers

Taylor agreed to a minor-league deal with the Tigers on Friday. The 28-year-old was released by the Cubs in May and didn't play in 2020 with the cancelation of the minor-league season, but he'll receive another chance with the Tigers. Taylor worked at Triple-A in 2019 and had a 5.63 ERA, 1.64 WHIP and 70:26 K:BB over 56 innings.
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