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The Grizzlies beat the Mavericks on Tuesday night, 110-96 and Memphis swingman Jeff Green provided the exclamation point on the night. The post Jeff Green Flushes Reverse Alley-Oop (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Nick Young walks to the beat of his own drum. Before taking on the undefeated Golden State Warriors Tuesday night, the Swag Mamba apparently dug through his good friend Gilbert Arenas’ closet and found a pair of shoes he liked. The shoes...Show More Summary
On Tuesday, Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving announced that he’s a father. The 23-year-old, who is still recovering from a fractured kneecap suffered in the NBA Finals, posted a picture of Azurie Elizabeth Irving. She was born Monday and is named after his late mother. Show More Summary
As a team, Indiana shot a crazy 73 percent from three-point range (19-26), including 7 threes for Paul George—who went for 40 points. The post Paul George Scores 40 Points vs. Wizards (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The 6-foot-11 Powell has a wide open dunk in the second quarter but smashes it into the front of the iron. Ouch, bro. The post Mavs Forward Dwight Powell Gets Hung by the Rim (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Paul George scored a season-high 40 points and made seven 3-pointers, part of a franchise-record 19 by the Indiana Pacers in a 123-106 victory over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night.
Not every NBA rotation is perfect this time of year. In fact, more are mixed up than in ideal working order. Coaches are still attempting to figure out which players are due for breakouts, which members of their rosters will regress and what lineup combinations promote the highest level of play. Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics, coming off a loss to the Brooklyn Nets, will look to get back in form against the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday. The Celtics will be without point guard Marcus Smart, who is injured with a lower-leg injury, and the duty...Show More Summary
Atlanta Hawks power forward/center Tiago Splitter will be absent for Tuesday night's game against the Boston Celtics after suffering a hip injury, per Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Continue for updates. Splitter to Have Injured Hip Examined Tuesday, Nov. Show More Summary
Rookie Kristaps Porzingis looks like the future of the New York Knicks. Appropriately, he listens to Future before each game. During an appearance on The Michael Kay Show (via ESPN New York), the 7’3” Latvian star told Kay and Don La Greca that he’s a big fan of the What a Time to be Alive rapper. Show More Summary
Slow starts are never ideal in the NBA, but some are serious enough to incite real panic. Whether it's the full manifestation of a weakness that had been lurking beneath the surface or the surprise appearance of a brand new problem,Show More Summary
Pacers guard George Hill is expected to return Tuesday night against Washington after missing three games with an upper respiratory infection.
The Toronto Raptors announced Tuesday they have assigned guard Delon Wright to Raptors 905, the NBA Development League affiliate of the Raptors. Wright is expected to be in the lineup Wednesday when Raptors 905 hosts the Idaho Stampede at Hershey Centre at 7:30 p.m. Wright has appeared in four games with the Raptors this season, totaling [...]
Here’s the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reporting on Dallas Mavericks center JaVale McGree, who finally made his debut for the team and by all accounts did quite well: He’s only played one game and 11 minutes. But the Dallas Mavericks seemingly all smile in unison when center JaVale McGee’s name is mentioned. McGee played his first game of the season [...]
The Chicago Bulls are getting their point guard back tonight. Here’s ESPN.com reporting: Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose will play Tuesday against the Portland Trail Blazers after missing the last two games because of a sprained left ankle. “Derrick’s good to go tonight,” Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg said. Show More Summary
As the Golden State Warriors go for their 16th straight win Tuesday vs. the Los Angeles Lakers, a victory that would break the NBA record for most wins to start a season, many fans will ask: How and why does a team remain so focused? I...Show More Summary
The Warriors guard’s grace on the court draws bravos from the world of ballet.
Last season, the Atlanta Hawks went into the All-Star break with a 43-11 record. They were the top team in the Eastern Conference by 6.5 games. (The Raptors were 36-17.) So what? Well, the Hawks had four guys make the All-Star team. The relevance? This season, the Golden State Warriors are miles ahead of the other NBA teams by any calculation. Show More Summary
The union that represents NBA referees was not happy with the $25,000 slap on the wrist the League gave to Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budeholzer after he made contact The post Hawks Coach Mike Budenholzer Fined $25K for Bumping Ref (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.