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Brandon Jennings may be seriously injured

Brandon Jennings may be seriously injured Here’s Michigan Live reporting on Detroit Pistons point guard Brandon Jennings, who on Saturday suffered what may be a serious injury: Jennings did not accompany the Pistons to Toronto for tonight’s game, and most likely won’t be playing in any more games this season. Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy acknowledged it didn’t look [...]

Brandon Jennings Throws Off-the-Backboard Lob to Andre Drummond (VIDEO)

Before Jennings left the game with an injury, he tossed this sweet oop to 'Dre Drummond on the break. The post Brandon Jennings Throws Off-the-Backboard Lob to Andre Drummond (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

Rudy Gobert Smashes Dunk in Jazz Win Over Nets (VIDEO)

Gobert gathered a rebound off a Joe Ingles miss and slammed a dunk over a handful of Brooklyn players, including Mason Plumlee. The post Rudy Gobert Smashes Dunk in Jazz Win Over Nets (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

The Hawks' winning streak shows they are a real contender

Their 15-game winning-streak has cemented the Hawks' status as the second-best team in the league behind the Warriors. The Atlanta Hawks are the hottest team in the league right now. They have set a franchise record for consecutive wins...Show More Summary

Thomas Robinson Posterizes Kris Humphries (VIDEO)

Poor Hump. The post Thomas Robinson Posterizes Kris Humphries (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

LeBron James vs. Kevin Durant, Who Ya Got in 2015?

The 2014-15 NBA MVP race is missing two notable names at the top. Kevin Durant and LeBron James, who together earned the honor in five of the last six seasons, are no longer jostling for pole position. But on any given night, eitherShow More Summary

Why were Chad Ford's NBA draft rankings altered after the fact?

Something strange and totally needless is going on in Ford's rankings. On Saturday Reddit user sharpinator posted some evidence that ESPN NBA draft expert Chad Ford's prospect rankings have frequently changed after the fact. Using archive.org,...Show More Summary

NBA scores 2015: Blazers follow LaMarcus Aldridge's lead, beat Wizards in 103-96 comeback win

Portland couldn't have won with Aldridge, who played excellent after choosing to forgo surgery for now. On Friday, LaMarcus Aldridge was prepared to have surgery to fix a torn ligament in his thumb and miss two months. On Saturday, he...Show More Summary

Predicting Who Stays and Goes Next Season from Current Los Angeles Lakers Roster

All bets are off when it comes to the Los Angeles Lakers and their precarious, unpredictable future. At this point in a miserable season that will likely surpass last year’s 27-55 record of futility, the Lakers roster is likely to turn...Show More Summary

Post Up: Aldridge’s Fortitude

Injured thumb and all, LaMarcus Aldridge plays and helps the Blazers take down the Wizards Saturday night. The post Post Up: Aldridge’s Fortitude appeared first on SLAMonline.

NBA All-Star Game 2015 Starters with Best Chance to Win MVP

The NBA All-Star Game starters have been determined, but there's at least one change that will take place. Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant was picked by the fans to start, but a torn rotator cuff will sideline him for the remainder of the season. The most popular replacement for Bryant would be the Houston Rockets' James Harden. Show More Summary

Jimmy Butler's Improvement Is on a Historic Scale for Chicago Bulls

Jimmy Butler is not only making a case for the Most Improved Player (MIP) award, but his breakout season is in the running for best MIP year ever, but only if he can stop his current free fall. The Chicago Bulls’ sudden star was expected...Show More Summary

Pau Gasol's Renaissance Yields Long-Overdue NBA All-Star Game Start

Pau Gasol had accomplished plenty over the course of his NBA career before joining forces with the Chicago Bulls over the offseason. Still, the four-time All-Star, three-time All-NBA selection and two-time champion managed to find one box that wasn't checked on his Hall of Fame-caliber resume. Show More Summary

Miami Heat vs. Chicago Bulls: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

Following back-to-back wins against the San Antonio Spurs and Dallas Mavericks, the Chicago Bulls will look to pad their resume with a third straight triumph when they host the Miami Heat Sunday afternoon. After defeating Miami, 93-75, back on Dec. Show More Summary

Washington Wizards vs. Portland Trail Blazers 1/24/15: Video Highlights, Recap

Two of the NBA's best, most explosive teams squared off on Saturday night, when the Portland Trail Blazers took on the Washington Wizards. The Blazers were looking to end a slump that had seen them lose two straight and five of six, and they faced another tough test from the Wizards, who had seen their two-game win streak snapped their last time out. Show More Summary

Blazers Bet Season on Half-Healthy LaMarcus Aldridge and Saturday NBA Takeaways

Just when it looked like the Portland Trail Blazers' season would be engulfed by question marks and a potential slide down the Western Conference standings, star forward LaMarcus Aldridge made the boldest of choices. Word came down just before 2:30 p.m. Show More Summary

Philadelphia 76ers vs. Memphis Grizzlies 1/24/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The Memphis Grizzlies looked to keep their recent hot streak rolling when they took on the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night. The Grizzlies had won five of their last six and hoped to add another win against the Sixers, who had dropped four straight and six of their last seven. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Amar'e Stoudemire Injury: Updates on Knicks Star's Ankle, Wrist and Return

New York Knicks forward Amar'e Stoudemire is dealing with further injury woes as he was forced to exit the team's game against the Charlotte Hornets with a sprained ankle. Al Iannazzone of Newsday reported Stoudemire's wrist was also...Show More Summary

Brooklyn Nets vs. Utah Jazz 1/24/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The Brooklyn Nets looked to get themselves back on track on Saturday when they took on the Utah Jazz. The Nets had dropped two of their last three and faced a tricky test from the Jazz, who snapped a two-game skid their last time out. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

New York Knicks vs. Charlotte Hornets 1/24/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The Charlotte Hornets looked to bounce back from a brutal loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday, when they hosted the New York Knicks on Saturday. The Hornets saw their three-game win streak snapped in emphatic fashion their last time out, and they faced the Knicks, who had won three straight. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

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