As much as he may have wanted to watch his alma mater, Villanova, play in the Elite Eight, Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry knows that part of his job is to talk to reporters after games. So he was a total professional after Saturday...Show More Summary
After splitting Damian Lillard and Al-Farouq Aminu, Ish Smith effortlessly took liftoff on this one-handed stuff. The 6-foot Smith has rocked the rim on only a handful of occasions throughout The post WATCH: Ish Smith Splits D, Delivers One-Handed Throwdown appeared first on SLAMonline.
D.J. Stephens of the Iowa Energy has been showing off his dunking prowess lately, throwing down some of the most impressive slams in D-League history. Stephens, who appeared in three The post WATCH: D-League’s D.J. Stephens Throws Down Pair of Ridiculous Dunks appeared first on SLAMonline.
Joey Crawford will always be linked to San Antonio Spurs legend Tim Duncan for an infamous ejection, but there's another moment in their bizarre history that the former NBA referee wishes he could redo. Because Crawford and his crewShow More Summary
The T'Wolves bested Washington in 2OT, Warriors & Spurs earned W's, plus more from Friday night. The post Post Up: Hungry Wolves appeared first on SLAMonline.
NBA officials showed Kyle Lowry no love on the two-time All-Star’s 30th birthday, as Lowry and DeMar DeRozan were each T’d up and ejected in tonight’s 112-109 loss to the The post WATCH: Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan Get Ejected in Loss to Rockets appeared first on SLAMonline.
Who is the biggest surprise celebrity wrestling fan? Ric Flair says it's LeBron James. The retired WWE wrestler didn't hesitate to name the Cleveland Cavaliers star when talking to TMZ Sports on Friday, saying the first thing James wanted to know the last time they met was whether Flair had his Rolex on. Show More Summary
New York Knicks fans and players have witnessed plenty of limp press conferences, haphazardly managed games, wavering motivation and mystifying personnel decisions in recent years. They're desperate for a new head coach in 2016-17 who...Show More Summary
Becky Hammon, Chris Bosh, Draymond Green and Gordon Hayward share why gender equality is important for all of us. The post WATCH: NBA Debuts New #LeanInTogether Campaign appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Knicks are still a mess and his chorus of haters has never been louder, but 13 years into his NBA career Carmelo Anthony is quietly playing the best basketball of his life. The post The Life of Melo appeared first on SLAMonline.
Nothing is ever simple for the Cleveland Cavaliers. They beat the Denver Nuggets by a final of 124-91 Monday at Quicken Loans Arena but made bigger news earlier in the day when head coach Tyronn Lue told Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com he'd...Show More Summary
Anthony Davis' fourth NBA season ended Sunday with worlds undevoured and records unshattered—a surprising disappointment to everyone expecting last year's breakout superstar to shake the foundations of the sport in 2015-16. Beset byShow More Summary
Jaylen Brown isn't as bad as his lone horrible NCAA Tournament game showed, but it did reveal some of his biggest flaws. There's no greater opportunity for a college player to make a name for himself than the NCAA Tournament. Play well for a two-week stretch and a young prospect can earn millions by capturing the attention of NBA scouts. Show More Summary
Kyle Lowry dropped 32, Russell Westbrook notched a triple-double, & more from Friday's NBA action. The post Post Up: We The North appeared first on SLAMonline.
April is closing in, and the New York Knicks are nearly closed out of the NBA playoffs, but that doesn't mean the work is done for their 2015-16 season. There's groundwork to lay, young talent to groom and—after a season spent on the...Show More Summary
Hearts pound, sweat pours out in buckets and hands shake during the final moments of tightly contested NBA games. Some players skillfully suppress nerves and produce when it matters most. Others do not. We have a name for these jumper-missing, ball-fumbling, poor-defending athletes: choke artists. Show More Summary
While the self-lacing HyperAdapt 1.0 sneakers are going to get most of the attention, Nike also unveiled the latest addition to Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant's signature shoe line. The KD 9. Taking Durant's line to the next...Show More Summary
Two days after the time change and nearly a year since an epic seven-game playoff series, the San Antonio Spurs have sprung forward while the Los Angeles Clippers have fallen back. The Spurs clocked the Clippers on Tuesday, 108-87, to...Show More Summary
Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry has turned a pregame shot from the tunnel into a signature move, but as it turns out, he's not the only one with that kind of range. New York Knicks rookie Kristaps Porzingis can knock it down as well. Show More Summary
Many basketball fans would love to be in attendance for the final game of Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant's legendary career. However, anyone who has to buy a ticket to the game on the secondary market won't be able to get into the Staples Center on April 13 without putting a sizable dent in their bank account. Show More Summary