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Dan Grunfeld

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Dan Grunfeld is a professional basketball player and a contributor to SBNation.com. A proud graduate of Stanford University, Dan now plays in the top league in Israel, where he supplements his on-court experience with high-volume consumption of hummus and falafel.

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Hell's Trainer: The Crazy Truth About The Man Behind The Mask

Ever heard of Frank Matrisciano, better known as "Hell's Trainer," the guy who trained Blake Griffin and won't show his face in interviews? Dan Grunfeld knows him, his training, and his special...

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Confessions Of An NBA Bobblehead Collector

According to Dan Grunfeld, collections tell stories. That's one of the things he loves about his imposing army of NBA bobbleheads. Another thing he loves: they are hilarious.

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Payment Uncertainty Looms Large When You're Ballin' Overseas

What made Dan Grunfeld take solace in re-watching every Royal Rumble from the 1990s? The answer, of course, is a common phenomenon that a lot of people are not aware of: when you play basketball...

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Losing LeBron: Where The NBA Lockout Could Get Scary

As the NBA lockout continues, do you really want to miss a season of watching LeBron at this point in his development? Dan Grunfeld can only speak for himself, but his answer is easy: No!

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Why Spain Serves Up Best Basketball In Europe

Outside of the United States, no one produces better players than Spain. Dan Grunfeld, who spent three years playing professionally in Spain, explains why. Hint: the paella may have something to do...

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Pro Basketball In Europe, Where NBA Luxuries Get Lost In Translation

NBA players crossing the ocean to play during the lockout are about to experience an accomodation downgrade. Here's a glimpse of life on the road from someone who knows.

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