ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Scottie Barnes

SB Nation

Scottie Barnes locked down James Harden in pickup and earned props from The Beard

The NBA is finally experiencing a ‘normal’ offseason after the period between the last two seasons has been accelerated because of the pandemic. This is the first time since the 2019 that there’s been a real down period in the league, and that means a return to the summer workout videos that usually provides the NBA’s only entertainment in August.
LOS ANGELES, CA
Picture for Scottie Barnes locked down James Harden in pickup and earned props from The Beard
RELATED CHANNELS
Yardbarker

James Harden has praise for Scottie Barnes after scrimmage

At just 21 years old, one NBA player has already earned the respect of former MVP James Harden. Harden pulled up to one of Rico Hines’ famed offseason scrimmages on the UCLA campus over the weekend. Among the other participants was Toronto Raptors forward Scottie Barnes. During one particular possession, Barnes picked up Harden on defense and refused to give up a centimeter. He hounded Harden all the way down the floor, eventually forcing the Philadelphia 76ers star into a bricked midrange shot.
LOS ANGELES, CA

Toronto Raptors: Scottie Barnes is the key to unlocking championship potential

Scottie Barnes is the key to the Toronto Raptors unlocking their championship potential next season. Roughly 30 games into the 2021-22 NBA season, the Toronto Raptors were 14-17 and were ranked 11th in the Eastern Conference. Their playoff chances didn’t appear great and looked very much like a team that had just lost the heart and soul of the team (Kyle Lowry, via free agency) just a few months prior.
NBA

Raptors: Scottie Barnes is dominating the Rico Hines runs

The Toronto Raptors are expecting big things from Scottie Barnes despite the fact he just turned 21 years old a few days ago. Even if it doesn’t come this season, Barnes will be expected to overtake Pascal Siakam as this franchise’s top scorer and eventual leader. Even after...
NBA
RELATED PEOPLE
RELATED PUBLISHERS
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE