Behind Marc Gasol’s big night (30/12), the Memphis Grizzlies held off the visiting LA Clippers 107-91 Sunday night. The 12-2 Grizz remain the top team in the Western Conference. The post Marc Gasol Dominates the Clippers With 30 points and 12 Rebounds (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
OKC Thunder guard Reggie Jackson had himself a grand ol’ time dunking over much bigger players this weekend. Jackson weaved through the Golden State Warriors’ defense Sunday for a thunderous […] The post Reggie Jackson Dunks All Over the Warriors (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Memphis shut down the Clippers' high-octane offense on Sunday. The post Post Up: Grizzlies Bear Down appeared first on SLAMonline.
On back-to-back possessions Sunday, Steve Blake got by Evan Turner using the same right-to-left crossover move. The second time was especially dirty. Blake’s Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Boston Celtics […] The post Steve Blake Crosses Up Evan Turner Twice (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
With another dreadful season underway, Byron Scott is getting a taste of what it’s like to helm the sinking ship known as today’s Los Angeles Lakers. The longtime NBA operative has had his successes—two NBA Finals appearances with the...Show More Summary
For those wondering if the Memphis Grizzlies can prolong their run as one of the Western Conference's top teams after a hot start, December will provide some clarity. The Grizzlies will face a tougher slate that month, testing their mettle for contention. The end of the calendar year brings a series of games against the NBA's most serious teams. Show More Summary
Sometimes, good things come in small packages. That has certainly been the case with J.J. Barea, who has made a triumphant return to the Dallas Mavericks. The 2013-14 season wasn't pretty for the 6'0" point guard. Barea, 30, saw his minutes dwindle down with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Show More Summary
If the NBA season ended right now, Anthony Davis would be your 2014-15 MVP in a landslide. The third-year phenom is dominating every facet of the game for the New Orleans Pelicans. He’s averaging 26.3 points (second-most in the league), 11.4 rebounds (sixth), 3.5 blocks (first) and 2.2 steals (third). But the 82-game marathon is far from over. Show More Summary
Who said NBA players can't contribute in their 20th season? Whoever you are, don't let Kevin Garnett know how you feel. Garnett is averaging 7.3 points and 8.3 rebounds in only 23.8 minutes per game during his second season with the Brooklyn Nets, and his playing time is up a tick from last year. He's playing better defense. Show More Summary
The focus of the Memphis Grizzlies' 107-91 mauling of the visiting Los Angeles Clippers would normally be on the victor. But the Grizzlies' dominant win didn't teach us anything new about the team that has been tearing up the Western Conference for the first month of the season. Show More Summary
Owners of a league-high six-game winning streak, the Portland Trail Blazers headed east as they looked to make it seven straight against the Boston Celtics. The Celtics were looking to turn things around, having lost seven of their last 10 contests. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Having lost four straight contests and seven of their last 10, the Charlotte Hornets looked to turn the tide against the Miami Heat on Sunday. The Heat also entered the matchup in a bit of a slump, looking to find their identity in the wake of LeBron James' departure from South Beach. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
A potential Western Conference playoff matchup took place on Sunday as the conference-leading Memphis Grizzlies took on the Los Angeles Clippers. The Grizzlies looked to continue their red-hot start against a Clippers group that has yet to truly find its stride at 7-4 on the campaign. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
At the beginning of the season, a matchup between the Golden State Warriors and the Oklahoma City Thunder would have been a mouth-watering prospect. Without Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook, the Thunder have lost five straight games and entered Sunday at the bottom of the Western Conference. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Chicago Bulls rookies Nikola Mirotic and Doug McDermott have shown over the past few weeks that they deserve to be part of the rotation. Head coach Tom Thibodeau has shown that rookies can play in his team. Granted these two are theShow More Summary
Regression To The Mean
The Memphis Grizzlies faced the Boston Celtics on Friday night, and it looks like a Memphis player took some notes on Boston's point guard, Rajon Rondo. In the second quarter of Sunday's game against the visiting Los Angeles Clippers,...Show More Summary
The game is already over, but the Boston Celtics' Evan Turner is still wondering where Portland Trail Blazers guard Steve Blake went on this play. In the final minute of the third quarter of Portland's 94-88 road win, Blake lost Turner with a nasty crossover and then drained a jumper to finish off the play. Show More Summary
Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut has struggled to live up to his potential since entering the league due to an inability to avoid injuries. There were high hopes for him entering the 2014-15 NBA season, but the big Aussie has...Show More Summary
Los Angeles Lakers power forward Carlos Boozer will miss Sunday's game against the Denver Nuggets with a shoulder injury. Mike Trudell of Lakers.com provided the news: A 13-year veteran, Boozer is spending his first year with the Lakers after being amnestied by the Chicago Bulls in the offseason. Show More Summary