Double Dribble

An NBA blog from Newsday's Bobby Bonett

No. 11 and Newsday's newest 'Countdown' project

Denver Nuggets rookie forward Kenneth Faried, right, reats

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From the top 10 New York coaches and managers of all-time to the 14 best NBA lottery picks ever, "Countdown" is a collection of rankings compiled by Newsday's sports writers.

For the 2012-13 season, Newsday's two basketball beat writers, Al Iannazzone (Knicks) and Roderick Boone (Nets), in addition to your fearles Double Dribble leader, will add to the project by taking a crack at...

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Jazz, Celtics steal the top 10

Utah Jazz's Gordon Hayward pauses in the final

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Arguably the most important game of the night in terms of the NBA playoff picture walked away with the night's two best plays.

At No. 2 on the NBA's top 10 plays countdown was the Celtics' Rajon Rondo. Rondo deked the entire Jazz defense, most notably Paul Millsap, with a fake pass from the free throw line, then easily dished it to Brandon Bass for the easy layup. You get the most appreciation...

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