25.03.2012 The bench units, however, were the opposite—with only one of the Wizards sub registering a positive (Roger Mason), and only one of the Hawks reserves in the negative (JasonCollins). A Crawford three pointer with under ...
24.03.2012 C: Nene vs JasonCollins. Why you should watch: Nene faces the Hawks again. The last time I wrote a preview for this game, I assumed Nene would be playing. He didn't, and that fact (much to my chagrin) rendered my entire ...
Standing in the Wizards' locker room for the first time after being traded to his sixth team, 34-year-old center JasonCollins was under no illusion about how he has managed to remain in the league for so long.
Twelve years of being able to foul people, Collins said jokingly. The stats aren't pretty.
It has been a decade since Collins started for the New Jersey Nets in the 2003 NBA finals. He has career averages of 3.7 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.9 fouls per game since being drafted 18th overall out of Stanford in 2001.
I've sort of found my niche role in the league being a low-post defender, go out there and box out, be physical and use all six of my fouls, Collins said. You can't take them home with you.
4:20 p.m.: There are two more deals to report and they are doozies. The Warriors traded Jeremy Tyler to Atlanta and Charles Jenkins to Philadelphia to get under the luxury cap, according to Marc Stein of ESPN.com.