“Tony Allen is the best defender I’ve ever faced”: Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant both named former Celtics, Grizzlies swingman as their toughest matchup

Tony Allen of ‘First Team All-Defense’ fame troubled the best perimeter scorers in the NBA during his heyday. Kevin Durant gave him his flowers in an interview with the Players’ Tribune. The Grindfather Tony Allen was a 14-year veteran who…

Draymond Green sends a fitting reply to Tony Allen after Allen disregards his claim as the ‘Best Defender ever in the NBA’

Warriors’ forward Draymond Green shuts down Tony Allen after Allen disputes Green’s claims as the best defender in the NBA. Draymond Green, ever since Warriors fans have seen him, has never been one to hold back on sharing what’s on…

‘If anyone should’ve got it that year it was Tony Allen’: Marc Gasol responds to LeBron James’ comments about 2013 DPOY

Marc Gasol said his Grizzlies teammate Tony Allen deserved the Defensive Player of the Year award in 2012-13 over himself and LeBron James. LeBron James has stated on numerous occasions over the past 7 years that he deserved the DPOY…