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Jared Wade is editor of 8 Points, 9 Seconds. He founded the site in 2009, and has been writing about the NBA for various outlets since 2007.
Jalen Bishop is a sophomore at St. John's University in New York. You can follow him on Twitter @jalenbish
Ben Gibson, editor of Word of the Herd. I write basketball stuff on 8 Points, 9 Seconds, and I love terrible Photoshops.
Justin is an Indianapolis-based writer with extensive basketball knowledge and a passion for professional and collegiate athletics. Follow him on Twitter (@Justin_M_Ochoa) for sports, fitness & nutrition info, as well as the occasional snarky tweet about your favorite celebrity.
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