HoopsHype Shane Battier Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: March 03, 2015 | 11:21 PM

Surya Fernandez

Warning: #Battioke2015 performance videos of Shane Battier, Erik Spoelstra/Michael Jackson, and Pat Riley are uploading now. Link coming up.

Surya Fernandez

Pat Riley half-joking perhaps? "I'm walking in there to recruit (Battier)." Says he misses Shane's 3-point shooting.

Surya Fernandez

Pat Riley at #Battioke2015 jokes that he has "ulterior motive", wants to re-sign Battier for Heat. burst.com/h/zr1dc18

Surya Fernandez

#Battioke2015 is almost here, so check out my latest Miami Heat podcast with @Shane Battier on what to expect foxsports.com/florida/story/…

Tom Haberstroh

I talk Harden's MVP case, why @Shane Battier would make $25-$50M more today and biometrics w/ @Daryl Morey on @TrueHoopTV. espn.go.com/video/clip?id=…

Kevin Pelton

From today's Insider Daily, the "next Shane Battier" will cash in more than Battier did: es.pn/1EFYmZt (In)

Michael De Leon

Shane Battier thinks the Spurs’ Big Three have more sway than Pop ift.tt/1Dwqx8M #spurs

Jeff Goodman

League tourneys just got a whole lot more interesting with Gonzaga's late-night loss (which @Shane Battier called) at home against BYU.

Howard Beck

If @Daryl Morey is "Dork Elvis," as @Bill Simmons calls him, I believe that makes Battier "Dork Elvis Jr."

Howard Beck

Three biggest celebs at Sloan conf, based on groupie followings: Shane Battier, Mike D'Antoni, Sam Hinkie. They were mobbed at all times.

Kurt Helin

Shane Battier on Carmelo Anthony: ‘Last two years I guarded him, he did exactly what the scouting report said he… dlvr.it/8mSrrx

Surya Fernandez

While you wait for the game, listen to my new podcast with @Shane Battier on #Battioke2015, @Miami Heat's recent moves foxsports.com/florida/story/…

Kurt Helin

Shane Battier: ‘I think a 60-game season would be perfect’ dlvr.it/8mL3vd

Jared Zwerling

Battier reflected how he gave LeBron some analytics to guard Durant. Didn't give him too much, but after, LBJ said, "Tell me more." #SSAC15

Steve Kyler

Battier are current players are paying attention to stats - good ones gaining an edge, ones that are not are hurting earnings potential

Jared Weiss

Shane Battier has been a good panelist, but he’s told the same few stories ten times now.

Steve Kyler

Shane Battier says one year he made David Stern sweat due to his 4th place fan voting - said wore Chinese shoes & they had his back #SSAC15

Amin Elhassan

Shane Battier accidentally calls Malcolm Butler "Jimmy Butler" & I swear you could hear the wave of #WellActually murmurs sweep across room

Kurt Helin

Shane Battier says peer pressure is more valuable than coaching in the NBA dlvr.it/8mDL4f

Steve Kyler

Shane Battier got in to stats to win his Fantasy Football league and beat Mike Dunleavy -- loser wears a Dora the Explorer pack to the draft

Steve Kyler

Up next - Is Analytics Taking The Joy Out Of Sports? -- another Shane Battier panel http://t.co/eY0j8kHfWm

Chris Herring

Battier has often talked abt his approach in guarding Melo. But Melo did kinda drop 50 on him. Twice. Not sure his scouting always worked

Sean Highkin

Took until the end of the second panel for a dress reference. Shane Battier, Sue Bird and Mike Zarren all say black and blue.

Brett Pollakoff

Battier on Melo: "He is not about reinvention. Last 2 years I guarded him, he did exactly what the scouting report said he would." #SSAC15

Steve Kyler

Shane Battier says we should have Conference-less playoff system #ssac15 instagram.com/p/znGzswQRKi/

Jared Weiss

Shane Battier is in favor of removing the conferences for the playoffs. “Americans want to see the best teams go head to head!” #SSAC15

Howard Beck

Shane Battier: "The game would be immensely better with 22 less games." #SSAC15

Brett Pollakoff

Battier on club scene in Miami: "There's a few jazz clubs guys might go to." Sue Bird: "Is that what you call them?" #SSAC15

Steve Kyler

Battier says if best players buy in rest follows, if best players are a knucklehead so will others… instagram.com/p/znD9JYQRFL/

Steve Kyler

Shane Battier says peer pressure a bigger influence on a team than almost anything else #ssac15 instagram.com/p/znDybSQREz/

Amin Elhassan

#SSAC15 Battier on point with his observation that the strongest influence in locker room is "peer pressure"

Rob Peterson

Battier said D'Antoni's pace is/was hard work and it's difficult to maintain that all season long... #SSAC15

Rob Peterson

Battier said he lost his creativity on offense when he started studying analytics. #SSAC15

Steve Kyler

Shane Battier talks about the value of Analytics for a player #ssac15 instagram.com/p/znBS0nwRAF/

Steve Kyler

Shane Battier reveals Hubie Brown's secret to winning -- #ssac15 instagram.com/p/znBDOmwRPv/

Rob Peterson

Pushing the tempo with @PabloTorre D'Antoni, Sue Bird, Battier, Zarren. You only have seven seconds or less to speak! (Not really) #SSAC15

Steve Kyler

Panel was asked what current player is most like Shane Battier - Battier says Draymon Green #ssac15 instagram.com/p/zm9vbEQRKq/

Jared Weiss

Battier asked who is the player most like him today, correctly answers Draymond Green. Especially because he's handsome. #SSAC15

Steve Kyler

Shane Battier says teams are too good to do the same thing over and over - #ssac15 instagram.com/p/zm9NiKQRJ1/

Steve Kyler

Shane Battier said he had debates with Pat Riley about analytics #ssac15 instagram.com/p/zm88RXwRJc/

Steve Kyler

Shane Battier said LeBron and Tracy McGrady were best basketball minds he's played with #ssac15 instagram.com/p/zm8xDawRJI/

Howard Beck

Shane Battier, on the best basketball minds he's played with: LeBron, McGrady, Yao

Steve Kyler

Daryl Morey talks about signing Josh Smith and Battier on getting "Spo'd" #ssac15 instagram.com/p/zm60X0QRGU/

Steve Kyler

Daryl Morey points out that players like Kevin Durant, Jason Richardson and Stephen Jackson torched Battier #SSAC15

Sean Highkin

The three players Shane Battier had the least success guarding in his career: Kevin Durant, Dirk Nowitzki and ... Jason Richardson

Tom Haberstroh

Jackie Mac brought it up just now at Sloan: Who did Shane Battier block the most? Watch him guess on @TrueHoopTV--> espn.go.com/video/clip?id=…

Steve Kyler

Shane Battier says he just tried to do things to stay on the floor - especially late in games #ssac15 instagram.com/p/zm6GMzwRE3/

Jared Weiss

Shane Battier’s story on how Spo told him to just do one thing for the championship #Heat team. #SSAC15 http://t.co/WoagWvCLRj