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NBA: Referees Missed Two Calls Late in Cavs and Warriors Game

NBA: Referees Missed Two Calls Late in Cavs and Warriors Game

The Golden State Warriors lost on Christmas Day to the defending NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers 109-108. If that loss was not enough, on Monday a report on the last two minutes of the game released by the NBA said the referees in... 
Klay Thompson Scores 60 Points In Golden State Win

Klay Thompson Scores 60 Points In Golden State Win

Klay Thompson can get hot shooting the basketball, but his performance on Monday night reached another level. The Golden State Warriors’ guard hit 21 of his 33 shots on the night, including 8 of his 14 from beyond the three-point... 
Denver Nuggets Protest Loss After Blown Call Admitted by NBA

Denver Nuggets Protest Loss After Blown Call Admitted by NBA

On Thursday, the Denver Nuggets filed with the NBA an official protest over their loss of one-point to the Memphis Grizzlies earlier in the week. The filing came in response to NBA acknowledging in its post-mortem Last Two Minutes... 
Joakim Noah and Derrick Rose Return to Chicago for First Time

Joakim Noah and Derrick Rose Return to Chicago for First Time

A smattering of boos and a few cheers could be heard when Derrick Rose was introduced prior to the start of his first game back to Chicago on Friday night. He was booed as well the first couple of times he touched the ball. However,... 
Russell Westbrook Nets 51 Points and Triple Double

Russell Westbrook Nets 51 Points and Triple Double

Russell Westbrook posted the first triple-double that included 50 points scored since Kareem Abdul-Jabbar did it during 1975. The offensive explosion by Westbrook led the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 113-110 overtime win over Phoenix... 
Anthony Davis Joins Elite Company with 50-Point Opening Game

Anthony Davis Joins Elite Company with 50-Point Opening Game

The 2016-17 NBA season tipped off earlier this week and Anthony Davis offered two early reminders to basketball watchers on Wednesday night. The New Orleans Pelicans forward was plagued by nagging injuries last season that kept him... 
NBA Ready for One of a Kind Season Starting Tuesday

NBA Ready for One of a Kind Season Starting Tuesday

The NBA has a number of story lines as the season begins on Tuesday. The Western Conference will have a star-studded team by the name of the Golden State Warriors, the Cleveland Cavaliers will do anything necessary to retain their... 
Philadelphia 76ers: Ben Simmons Has Bone Fracture in Right Foot

Philadelphia 76ers: Ben Simmons Has Bone Fracture in Right Foot

It appeared following the NBA draft this summer that things were beginning to finally look up for the Philadelphia 76ers. However, on Friday afternoon, those thoughts changed, when the No. 1 overall pick in the June NBA draft, Ben... 
Spotlight Shines on Kevin Durant as Golden State Opens Camp

Spotlight Shines on Kevin Durant as Golden State Opens Camp

On Monday, Kevin Durant started his first training camp with his new team the Golden State Warriors. He arrived at the team’s practice facility for media day getting ready to begin his own quest and that of his new team to win an... 
Kevin Garnett Retires Following 21 NBA Seasons

Kevin Garnett Retires Following 21 NBA Seasons

In over two decades of playing in the NBA, Kevin Garnett was the one who opened the door for a whole new wave of talent to enter the league. He also was in part responsible for the rewriting of the league’s collective bargaining... 
Basketball Hall of Fame Inducts Iverson, Shaq, Yao and Others

Basketball Hall of Fame Inducts Iverson, Shaq, Yao and Others

Allen Iverson, Shaquille O’Neal and Yao Ming were amongst 10 inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame during ceremonies held in Springfield, Massachusetts. Joining the three former stars of the NBA were Sheryl Swoopes, a three-time... 
Russell Westbrook Opens Up About Kevin Durant Leaving the Thunder

Russell Westbrook Opens Up About Kevin Durant Leaving the Thunder

Earlier this week, Russell Westbrook said that he became aware that Kevin Durant had left the Oklahoma City Thunder the same way, “y’all found out.” He said he heard through smartphones, social media and the news. This came from... 
Tim Duncan Calls It Quits After 19 NBA Seasons

Tim Duncan Calls It Quits After 19 NBA Seasons

Tim Duncan was always looking for trophies not the spotlight. He did not seek out endorsements and never looked for the accolades that come with winning NBA titles and MVP awards. His thoughts were all about the collective work of... 
Chicago Bulls Sign Dwayne Wade to Free Agent Deal

Chicago Bulls Sign Dwayne Wade to Free Agent Deal

Dwayne Wade appeared to be one of the few remaining players, such as Tim Duncan, Dirk Nowitzki and Kobe Bryant, who played their entire career in the NBA with just one team. Wade started his career with the Miami Heat won NBA titles... 
Thunder General Manager Had Indication that Durant Would Leave

Thunder General Manager Had Indication that Durant Would Leave

Sam Presti the general manager for the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder said late Monday he had a good indication that superstar forward Kevin Durant would leave the Thunder before the official announcement was made by Durant about becoming... 
Dwight Howard Signs with Atlanta Following Three Tough Years in Houston

Dwight Howard Signs with Atlanta Following Three Tough Years in Houston

Dwight Howard agreed to a 3-year, $70.5 million contract with the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks on Friday, said Perry Rogers Howard’s agent. Rogers said the deal did not have an option, but was completely guaranteed. Howard met only with... 
Philadelphia 76ers Have Sights on Harrison Barnes

Philadelphia 76ers Have Sights on Harrison Barnes

The NBA’s worst team in the 2015-16 season, the Philadelphia 76ers intend to push hard to sign Harrison Barnes a restricted free agent with the Golden State Warriors when the offseason free agent marketplace begins on Friday July... 
NBA Draft Was All About Ben Simmons and Trades

NBA Draft Was All About Ben Simmons and Trades

On Thursday night, the NBA Draft was all about Ben Simmons. The LSU Tigers freshman star was drafted No. 1 overall by the Philadelphia 76ers. The Los Angeles Lakers followed with the No. 2 overall pick and chose Brandon Ingram a freshman... 
LeBron James Brings NBA Championship Home to Cleveland

LeBron James Brings NBA Championship Home to Cleveland

Kyrie Irving took a long range jump shot that swished through the net with less than one minute remaining in Game 7 of the NBA Finals on Sunday night. The basket gave the Cleveland Cavaliers a lead they never relinquished as they won... 
Former NBA Player Sean Rooks Dead at 46

Former NBA Player Sean Rooks Dead at 46

Sean Rooks the former NBA Player turned assistant coach with the Philadelphia 76ers died Tuesday. Rooks was 46. Deborah Brown, Rooks’ mother released a statement that said it was with deep overwhelming grief and deep sadness that... 
NBA Commissioner Seeking Rule to end Hack-a-Shaq

NBA Commissioner Seeking Rule to end Hack-a-Shaq

Adam Silver the NBA Commissioner said he will take out his “bully pulpit” in an attempt to force through reform to end the tactic of intentionally fouling poor shooters of free throws, which has been dubbed Hack-a-Shaq. Silver... 
Golden State vs. Oklahoma City Game 7 Tickets Expensive to Come By

Golden State vs. Oklahoma City Game 7 Tickets Expensive to Come By

The Golden State Warriors host the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night in Game 7 of their best of seven NBA Western Conference Finals. The winner of Game 7 moves on to the NBA Finals to play the Cleveland Cavaliers for the NBA championship. The... 
Golden State Warriors Exposed, Searching for Answers Trailing 3-1

Golden State Warriors Exposed, Searching for Answers Trailing 3-1

The Golden State Warriors look nothing like the defending NBA champions that were 73-9 during the regular season, after being humiliated by the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 4. The Warriors are no longer invincible. The Thunder throttled... 
LeBron James Now Fourth All-Time on Playoff Scoring List

LeBron James Now Fourth All-Time on Playoff Scoring List

Shortly after LeBron James passed Shaquille O’Neal as the fourth all-time leading scorer in the NBA playoffs, he received a pat on the back and hug from Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. James passed O’Neal, a former teammate,... 
Frank Vogel Will Not Coach Indiana Pacers Next Season

Frank Vogel Will Not Coach Indiana Pacers Next Season

Indiana Pacers president Larry Bird announced on Thursday that Frank Vogel would not have his contract renewed for next season cutting their ties with the well respected NBA coach. Bird during a news conference said that he believed... 
Stephen Curry Says Game 3 Return is Possible

Stephen Curry Says Game 3 Return is Possible

Stephen Curry the reigning MVP of the NBA said he has started light shooting without any movement on his right knee. The Golden State Warriors star is hoping he can play in scrimmages by the end of this week and perhaps be ready to... 
Los Angeles Clippers Injuries Keep Curse Alive

Los Angeles Clippers Injuries Keep Curse Alive

The Los Angeles Clippers are the most haunted team in the NBA. Earlier this week, the team lost its top two players on a day it seemed their title hopes had reached their highest. On Monday night, in the same playoff game in which... 
Byron Scott Will Not Return to Coach Los Angeles Lakers

Byron Scott Will Not Return to Coach Los Angeles Lakers

Byron Scott is no longer the coach of the NBA Los Angeles Lakers the team announced late on Sunday night. Scott had coached the Lakers for the past two seasons, which were the two worst in the history of the franchise. The Lakers have... 
NBA Will Start Selling Sponsorships of Jerseys in 2017-18

NBA Will Start Selling Sponsorships of Jerseys in 2017-18

The National Basketball Association will start putting logos of sponsors on player uniforms beginning in the 2017-18 season, a move which could generate as much as $100 million annually and a step other U.S. professional sports such... 
Do the Warriors Rest or Push for Wins Record for Regular Season?

Do the Warriors Rest or Push for Wins Record for Regular Season?

Push or not push that is the big question the Golden State Warriors coaches must face over the final three regular season games of the 2015-16 NBA season. On Thursday night, the Warriors defeated the No. 2 team in the league the San... 
New Orleans Pelicans Anthony Davis Out Four Months After Surgery

New Orleans Pelicans Anthony Davis Out Four Months After Surgery

New Orleans Pelicans star center Anthony Davis will miss the next three to four months after undergoing surgery on his left knee according to Marc J. Spears of ESPN. Last week the Pelicans announced that Davis would be shut down for... 
LeBron James Would Love to Have Superstar Teamates

LeBron James Would Love to Have Superstar Teamates

LeBron James of the Cleveland Caveliers has said he hopes that he is able to team up with other basketball stars Chris Paul, Dwayne Wade, and Carmelo Anthony before their careers all come to an end. “I really hope that, before... 
Chris Bosh Returns To Miami Heat

Chris Bosh Returns To Miami Heat

Miami Heat big man Chris Bosh returned to the bench Monday night, the first time at a Heat game since being sidelined with an undisclosed injury on February 9th. He was able to witness a 124-119 win over the Denver Nuggets in his return... 
What Did Kevin Durant and Steve Kerr Discuss?

What Did Kevin Durant and Steve Kerr Discuss?

The Golden State Warriors won their 44th straight home game dating back to the regular season of last year, on Thursday night when they defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder. However, the results of the game that gave the defending champions...