By Kurt Helin
The Big3 has reached its fifth season, discovering its lane by giving followers veteran NBA gamers in a enjoyable, bodily, half-court 3-on-3 setting.
And it was a fan favourite — Jarrett Jack, the Big3 co-Rookie of the 12 months this season — who stepped up and drained the championship game-winner on Saturday, giving Trilogy its second title.
Jack is now headed again to the NBA as an assistant coach for the defending Western Convention Champion Phoenix Suns. Additionally on the Trilogy roster are Amir Johnson, James White, Devin Sweetney, Isaiah Briscoe, and Stephen Jackson coaches them.
The Big3 additionally introduced their awards on Saturday, and for the second straight season, long-time NBA bucket getter Joe Johnson received the award.
For the opposite awards: Jack and Kevin Murphy tied for Rookie of the 12 months; Isaiah Briscoe received Fourth Man of the 12 months, and Larry Sanders received Defensive Participant of the 12 months.