It's nearing 10:30 p.m. on April 17, a pleasant spring evening in downtown Los Angeles, and the locker room that houses the Clippers basketball team looks like a daycare center. Seven boys, their ages ranging from two to 10, are pinging...Show More Summary
Over the last week, Green helped the Dubs win Game 5 to close out the Rockets, and then win Game 1 to begin their series with the Blazers. The post BODYARMOR Player of the Week: Draymond Green appeared first on SLAMonline.
Skal Labissiere arrived at Kentucky believed to be destined for one of the top two picks in the 2016 NBA draft. He's 6'11" with long arms (7'2" wingspan) and a silky-smooth jumper. That sounded similar to Karl-Anthony Towns, who hadShow More Summary
The good, the bad and the Drake from the first round's most entertaining series. At best, the first round of the 2016 NBA Playoffs were a competitive letdown. At worst, Stephen Curry's sprained MCL and simultaneous injuries to Chris Paul and Blake Griffin could cause repercussions around the league that register through this postseason and beyond. Show More Summary
The Dunk Champ comes down from the sky. The post Slamadamonth, SLAM #197, Zach LaVine appeared first on SLAMonline.
Aaron Gordon introduces himself to the world. The post Slamadamonth, SLAM #197, Aaron Gordon appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Heat and the Raptors win Game 7s to move on, and Golden State takes Game 1 vs. the Blazers. The post Post Up: Survive and Advance appeared first on SLAMonline.
Beating the Houston Rockets without Stephen Curry was one thing. While James Harden and Dwight Howard refused to coalesce and the entire team displayed a stunning lack of chemistry, the Golden State Warriors had no trouble slaughtering...Show More Summary
Thompson scored 37 points and Green notched his second career playoff triple-double with 23 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists to help the Dubs take Game 1. The post Klay Thompson, Draymond Green Lead Warriors to Game 1 Win vs. Blazers (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The accolades, numbers and his overall maturity can make it easy to forget that Karl-Anthony Towns is still just a kid. The post Child’s Play appeared first on SLAMonline.
Dwyane Wade and Kemba Walker went head-to-head Friday night, with both teams shutting up and getting the ball in the hands of their star. After some ups and downs for both players, both are once again in their zone. It was glorious Game 6 of the Miami-Charlotte series turned into a battle of clutch legends. Show More Summary
The NBA recently partnered with Verizon go90, a mobile streaming service. To kick off their time together, Kyrie Irving and Draymond Green both got their own commercial. Check ’em out The post WATCH: Kyrie Irving and Draymond Green Star in Verizon go90 Ads appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Round Mound opens up. The post Charles Barkley: Michael Jordan ‘Is Doing A Much Better Job’ (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The former NBA All-Star joined us to talk about his new documentary on the rise and greater social impact of the Drew League, one of the country's largest grassroots basketball institutions. In this special edition of the podcast, we...Show More Summary
Once criticized for his flamboyant play in Germany, 22-year-old Dennis Schröder gives the Hawks a fiery edge. The post Flex on Em appeared first on SLAMonline.
It’s official: the Sacramento Kings have a new set of logos. The primary emblem is a direct inspiration of the team’s classic old logo from the ’80s. Refined crown & ball is The post Sacramento Kings Unveil New Logos (PHOTOS) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The 24-year-old was an offensive machine in four games against the Pistons, as Kyrie averaged 27.5 points and 4.8 assists per contest, while shooting 47 percent from three-point range. The post BODYARMOR Player of the Week: Kyrie Irving appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Warriors' greatest strength is their players' deep emotional connection to each other. They needed to summon that bond to overcome an injury to their star. We have to give the Warriors more credit. Their ability as a basketball team is well-documented, but they also have an outstanding level of emotional courage. Show More Summary
The Spurs and Cavs complete sweeps, the C's tie things up and the Dubs go up 3-1 but Curry goes down. The post Post Up: What Now? appeared first on SLAMonline.
“You have two first-ballot Hall of Famers and you average four a game [in college] at Maine-Farmington, and they both say, 'Post Frank?'” Clifford said. “Hell, s---, you’ve got to post Frank.” The post Advice From Patrick Ewing and Michael Jordan Sparked Frank Kaminsky’s Big Game 3 appeared first on SLAMonline.