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Celtics assistant McCarty denies larceny charge

Boston Celtics assistant coach and former player Walter McCarty has pleaded not guilty to larceny for allegedly failing to pay $18,000 he owes for the purchase and installation of cabinets.

Eric Bledsoe Shakes Jared Cunningham Off the Court (VIDEO)

Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe did something truly horrible to Jared Cunningham of the LA Clippers Wednesday night. Bledsoe’s stop-on-a-dime shake sent young Jared stumbling literally off the playing floor, […] The post Eric Bledsoe Shakes Jared Cunningham Off the Court (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

Back injury sidelines Nash for season

Steve Nash hoped for one more chance to show off his playmaking skills after fighting injuries and time for two miserable years with the Los Angeles Lakers.

#TBT: Glen Rice

Rice goes off for 42 and 8. The post #TBT: Glen Rice appeared first on SLAMonline.

Nash out for season with back injury

Due to a recurring back injury, Lakers point guard Steve Nash will be out for the season, it was announced today. After consultations with Lakers medical staff, both Nash and the organization believe it is best to focus on rest and rehabilitation at this time.

Victor Oladipo out with facial fracture

Second-year Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo will be out of action indefinitely due to a facial fracture suffered in practice Thursday, according to General Manager Rob Hennigan. After being evaluated Thursday afternoon, Oladipo will undergo a corrective surgical procedure this Saturday (tomorrow). Show More Summary

Q+A: Jabari Parker

The Bucks' rookie talks about his adjustment to the NBA. The post Q+A: Jabari Parker appeared first on SLAMonline.

Knicks sign Australian center Vandenberg

The New York Knicks signed center Jordan Vandenberg on Thursday.

Steve Nash Ruled Out For the Season

The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursday night that point guard Steve Nash will not suit up this season, due to a recurring back injury. Nash, 40, has only appeared in […] The post Steve Nash Ruled Out For the Season appeared first on SLAMonline.

Julius Randle Says ‘I want to be the next Kobe’

Los Angeles Lakers rookie big man Julius Randle had his best performance in Purple and Gold thus far Wednesday night, coming off the bench for a team-leading 17 points on […] The post Julius Randle Says ‘I want to be the next Kobe’ appeared first on SLAMonline.

NBA Replay Center to open with first game of 2014-15 season

The National Basketball Association announced Thursday that the league will open a new, state-of-the-art NBA Replay Center beginning with the first game of the 2014-15 NBA regular season. The NBA Replay Center will enhance the performance...Show More Summary

5 Bold Predictions for the Golden State Warriors During the 2014-15 Season

The Golden State Warriors made the most out of their offseason, improving weak spots on their roster and upgrading their coaching staff. Coming off a 51-win season, the Warriors are looking to take the final step toward true contender...Show More Summary

NBA Unveils a New Instant Replay Center Facility (VIDEO)

Instant replay is an increasingly important aspect of the game for the NBA. A fancy new replay center was unveiled Thursday. From the press release: The NBA announced [Thursday] that […] The post NBA Unveils a New Instant Replay Center Facility (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

Watch the Steve Nash Documentary Trailer (VIDEO)

The end is nigh for Steve Nash the basketball player, and he certainly knows it. When he’s not rehabbing from an assortment of ailments, Nash has kept busy of late […] The post Watch the Steve Nash Documentary Trailer (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

New 10-story LeBron banner to be unveiled before opener

Once again, a colossal image of LeBron James will loom over downtown.

Why Boston Celtics Should Target Al Horford Trade This Season

Despite the return of Rajon Rondo at point guard, the addition of rookies Marcus Smart and James Young and the steady growth from Jared Sullinger, Avery Bradley and Kelly Olynyk, the Boston Celtics are still looking to add an All-Star...Show More Summary

Chris Paul Burns the Suns for 34 Points and 9 Assists (VIDEO)

With new team owner Steve Ballmer taking in his first game Wednesday night (and, naturally, going HAM), Chris Paul and Blake Griffin put on a show. The two All-Stars paced […] The post Chris Paul Burns the Suns for 34 Points and 9 Assists (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

Suns Draft pick Warren has break in thumb

Phoenix Suns forward T.J. Warren has sustained a small crack in a bone in his left thumb. He will be treated with a splint and rest. There is no timetable for his return.

Carmelo Anthony Wins Duel vs John Wall (VIDEO)

The New York Knicks hung on for a 103-100 preseason win against the visiting Washington Wizards in the Garden Wednesday night. John Wall’s 29 points weren’t enough, as Carmelo Anthony […] The post Carmelo Anthony Wins Duel vs John Wall (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

Thunder exercise options on Adams, Roberson, Jones and Lamb

The Oklahoma City Thunder exercised its third-year options on center Steven Adams and forward Andre Roberson in addition to its fourth-year options on forward Perry Jones and guard Jeremy Lamb, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti.

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