As the NBA season comes to a close, we will remember it as the season of the Golden State Warriors and Kobe Bryant's last ride. The Dubs are one win away from breaking the regular-season wins record the Chicago Bulls set in the 1995-96 season. Show More Summary
The marathon that is the NBA regular season is about to give way to the entirely separate endurance contest that is the league's postseason. Despite the two-month journey to the Finals that lies ahead, there's been little occasion for...Show More Summary
The Houston Rockets tore the Minnesota Timberwolves apart Monday and, in the process, kept their playoff plans together. The 129-105 victory was decided early, with Houston jumping out to a 38-21 first-quarter lead powered by sources expected and otherwise. Show More Summary
If there's one thing Washington Wizards point guard John Wall takes as seriously as basketball, it's giving back to the community. The John Wall Family Foundation teamed up with Sean John to once again make a difference in people's lives. Show More Summary
In three games over the last week, Jackson posted averages of 28 points, 5.3 assists and 3.3 rebounds while shooting 42 percent from three-point range. The post BODYARMOR Player of the Week: Reggie Jackson appeared first on SLAMonli...
Who's in, who's out and who's getting Tom Thibodeau? We examine the ins and outs of the coaching season. Let's be clear: It's bad when anyone, including NBA head coaches, lose their job despite working hard and doing their best. And there's no question that every head coach in the NBA works hard and does their best. Show More Summary
The Warriors tie the single-season wins record with a road victory in San Antonio, plus Kobe vs. Harden and more from Sunday. The post Post Up: 72 Wins appeared first on SLAMonline.
Kobe. Bryant. Two words. One incredible legacy. Love him or hate him, you have to respect what Bryant did on the basketball court. After all, it takes a pretty special player to make 18 All-Star teams, earn a league Most Valuable Player award and win five championships. Show More Summary
Rudy Gay's free throws sealed a raucous, nail-breaking Saturday night as the Sacramento Kings played their final game in Sleep Train Arena. The 114-112 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder was a fitting sendoff to a place that opened in...Show More Summary
The Warriors earned their 71st win, Kings close it out at Sleep Train Arena, and more. The post Post Up: Closer to 73 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Stephen Curry is off to a tepid start in tonight’s road match-up with Memphis, but did manage to connect with Festus Ezeli on a pair of alley-oops early on. More The post Stephen Curry Lobs Pair of Alley-Oops (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Golden State Warriors assistant coach Luke Walton will have a shot at a head coaching gig as soon as this summer, but one of the NBA's hottest prospective properties may not be so quick to chase big cash and biggerShow More Summary
Detroit clinched a playoff berth, Kobe's final trip to NOLA, and more from Friday's NBA slate. The post Post Up: Playoff Pistons appeared first on SLAMonline.
Philadelphia 76ers fans need Allen Iverson right now. Beloved former general manager Sam Hinkie is no longer with the team. Nerlens Noel is dealing with a lawsuit, according to TMZ Sports. The team narrowly avoided an all-time bad record. Show More Summary
It's not every day LeBron James sells you on some spicy sauce, but thanks to the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar and Blaze Pizza, it could happen any day! James, playing the part of a first-day Blaze Pizza employee named "Ron," greeted the lunch crowd at a Pasadena, California, location of the eatery recently. Show More Summary
Good morning. We have that and more in Friday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. Let's basketball. 70: Golden State whooped the Spurs in Oakland to pick up win No. 70 and keep the dream of 73 alive. They'll need to beat Memphis twice and...Show More Summary
Kobe Bryant’s new Nike commercial will give you goosebumps. It’s well-documented that the Black Mamba is an absolute icon in China, which is a credit to Nike as well as the retiring Los Angeles Lakers guard. Bryant’s new spot for the company focuses on that love and explains why he should really be hated. Show More Summary
With his election to the Hall of Fame, Allen Iverson has found acceptance from the basketball establishment. Allen Iverson was always going to make the Hall of Fame. The only question was when. And if Iverson hadn't been voted in this week, it would've had nothing to do with his skill as a basketball player. Show More Summary
When the Charlotte Hornets believe one of their players deserves an individual award, they will exhaust all resources to help said player win. Last year, it was Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (for All-Defensive Team). Now it's Kemba Walker's turn. Show More Summary
The 2015-16 NBA regular season is winding down, which means title contenders like the Golden State Warriors are turning their focus toward the playoffs. But that doesn't mean there isn't time for a little NBA 2K. Let's be honest, there's always time for 2K. Show More Summary