Jennings appeared to take a normal step, but went down in serious pain. Detroit Pistons point guard Brandon Jennings left the game on Saturday after suffering an apparent injury during the third quarter. Jennings was playing defense when the injury occurred. Show More Summary
Come one, come all and step right up to admire the statistical marvels of the NBA's first half. With the midway point fading in the rearview mirror, it's time to examine the numbers, facts and figures that have helped make the 2014-15...Show More Summary
The Portland Trail Blazers were still coping with the loss of leading scorer and rebounder LaMarcus Aldridge, before the 6’11” forward decided to take that item off their plate. Aldridge, thought to be out for six to eight weeks with...Show More Summary
When there's no open passing lane, sometimes the backboard can work instead. Detroit Pistons big man Andre Drummond blocked a shot on Saturday night against the Milwaukee Bucks. On the ensuing fast break, Brandon Jennings found Drummond with an off-the-backboard alley-oop for the one-handed slam dunk. The Pistons led 28-23 after the first quarter. Show More Summary
This might explain why Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver is so good. According to Ancestry.com, the last name Korver is German for "basketmaker." The 33-year-old has lived up to that name during his NBA career, especially this season.Show More Summary
Every NBA scorer comes with his own unique microwave setting. Some heat up and cool down rapidly. Others get hot and stay hot over much longer stretches; Klay Thompson served as the most recent example by exploding for 37 points in the third quarter of Friday night's game against the Sacramento Kings. Show More Summary
Your favorite NBA player has drilled his last four shots. "He's heating up!" you think to yourself, eagerly awaiting the next time the ball ends up in his hands. Surely that upcoming attempt is going to be good, ripping through the bottom of the twine for more points. Show More Summary
The Portland Trail Blazers say that forward LaMarcus Aldridge has decided to put off thumb surgery and play Saturday night against Washington.
New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher said Carmelo Anthony and Jose Calderon will sit out Saturday night against the Charlotte Hornets.
The New Orleans Pelicans have signed guard Nate Wolters to a second 10-day contract.
After beating the Orlando Magic by seven Friday night, the New York Knicks are now winners of the three straight contests. Still stuck at the bottom of the Eastern Conference, they'll look for their fourth consecutive victory Saturday...Show More Summary
Shaquille O'Neal is no stranger to branching out. Along with spending nearly two decades in the NBA, he's also tried his hand at rapping and acting, among other pursuits. Now he's ready to take on another challenge by shooting a sitcom pilot. The New York Post reports the show, coined "Shaq Inq." at this stage, is being developed for TruTV. Show More Summary
LaMarcus Aldridge delays surgery, will try to play through thumb injury Here’s the Oregonian reporting some good news — maybe — for the Trail Blazers. Why are we saying “maybe?” Because presumably, if Aldridge had surgery, came back in 6-8 weeks and was fine, maybe he’ll be as good as ever as the playoffs approach. But since he’s [...]
The Los Angeles Clippers have signed guard Dahntay Jones to a second 10-day contract. Jones appeared in four games for the Clippers during his first 10-day deal, averaging 1.0 points and 0.3 rebounds in 5.8 minutes. Jones, who was the 16th D-League-to-NBA “Call-up” of the 2014-15 season, appeared in 19 games (15 starts) for the Fort Wayne [...]
The Clippers have signed guard Dahntay Jones to a second 10-day contract.
The Hawks know it can be done.
Aldridge will suit up on Saturday. LaMarcus Aldridge will play on Saturday night for the Portland Trail Blazers despite having a ligament tear in his thumb, the franchise announced. Aldridge suffered the injury against the Sacramento Kings on Jan. Show More Summary
The Sixers' leading scorer is probably done for the year. The post Tony Wroten Has Torn ACL, Likely Out Rest of Season appeared first on SLAMonline.
LMA decided to put off surgery, and the Blazers announced he'll be in the lineup tonight against the Wizards. The post LaMarcus Aldridge Decides to Delay Surgery, Will Play Tonight appeared first on SLAMonline.
KD picked up a steal, drove the length of the court and packed a dunk on Kent Bazemore's head. The post Kevin Durant Gets Steal, Dunks on Kent Bazemore (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.