After a few quiet months, Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard—who goes by Dame DOLLA (Different on Levels the Lord Allows) on the mic—resurfaced Monday. Lillard is known to be a skilled rapper, and his latest track, “Soldier...Show More Summary
With an influx of talent joining the Magic this season, this is the year they'll begin to resemble a playoff team. It's the dawn of new day for the Orlando Magic. In the positionless NBA, the Magic have youth, role versatility and skill adaptability, particularly after drafting Mario Hezonja and re-signing Tobias Harris. Show More Summary
Kevin Libertowski has three things that make him a trick-shot specialist: a trampoline, a basketball hoop and unshakable persistence. In May 2013, Libertowski posted a similar clip to the one above, but his latest work appears to be his best...by far. With his trampoline placed 60 feet from the basket, Libertowski knocked down a jaw-dropping shot. Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS — Relatively speaking, Sundays are typically quiet in Las Vegas. By the time the raucous fun of Saturday night has come and gone, most weekend visitors are either sapped of their vitality, on their way home or both. The same largely held true during Day 3 of the NBA's Las Vegas Summer League. Show More Summary
Breaking news, everyone: Portland Trail Blazers star point guard Damian Lillard is an actual human being. Just one day after putting ink to a five-year, $120-plus million contract extension with Rip City, the All-Star took a commercial flight to the NBA Summer League with teammate C.J. Show More Summary
Orlando Magic rookie Mario Hezonja threw down two monster dunks in a Summer League game against Oklahoma City. The post Mario Hezonja is Dunking on Everyone in Summer League (VIDEOS) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Many Dallas Mavericks fans grew furious while watching how the DeAndre Jordan saga unfolded Wednesday. Well, one Mavericks fan decided to let the whole world see just how angry he was by going off on a wild rant and posting it online. Obviously, Jordan was the main target of the angry man. Show More Summary
We asked a bunch of NBA rookies to pick their favorite emojis. The post 2015 NBA Rookies Pick Their Favorite Emojis appeared first on SLAMonline.
Miami's undrafted guard on what he learned during his rookie season with the Heat, his Summer League experiences, his sneaker rotation and more. The post Q+A: Tyler Johnson appeared first on SLAMonline.
Charlotte Hornets guard Aaron Harrison just learned that dunking in the NBA isn't as easy as it may have been for him in college. During Wednesday's NBA Summer League game between the Hornets and the Orlando Magic, Harrison attempted to throw down a huge one-handed slam. Show More Summary
For a 19-year-old rookie who has yet to play in the NBA, D’Angelo Russell exudes a remarkable sense of confidence and sangfroid. After Monday’s practice for the upcoming summer-league games in Las Vegas, the Los Angeles Lakers' No. 2...Show More Summary
Paul's relentlessness is the reason why he's a star. It's also what helped cause a blossoming teammate to leave his team. DeAndre Jordan had come so far. All he wanted was a high-five. In the seven years since Jordan entered the league...Show More Summary
If Jarell Martin and Andrew Harrison are to show anything as rookies with the Memphis Grizzlies next season, they'll do so in brief flashes. The combination of a veteran rotation, the Grizzlies rookies' recent history and Martin andShow More Summary
In honor of the 20th anniversary of the Grizzlies' inaugural season, we tried to find out just what went wrong in Vancouver, with some help from Mike Bibby. The post Who Killed the Vancouver Grizzlies? appeared first on SLAMonline.
We interrupt your holiday weekend to bring you the biggest news of the NBA offseason: All-Star power forward LaMarcus Aldridge is leaving the Portland Trail Blazers for the San Antonio Spurs, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo!...Show More Summary
No, Jason Williams didn’t shrink. That’s his son. Jaxon, a 13-year-old ankle-destroyer, is just as lethal with the crossover as his pops—who, even at 39 years old, can still play. Not only does “White Chocolate Jr.” have his dad’s smooth handles, but he also seems to have the fire that helped define Williams’ 12-year NBA career. Show More Summary
The Sacramento Kings and Rajon Rondo both spent the last year spiraling out of control at different times, which makes the former the perfect place for the latter to try resurrecting his career. He'll attempt to do exactly that after agreeing to a one-year deal, as first reported by Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Show More Summary
Latvian comedic group Transleiteris recently honored their homeland native and New York Knicks rookie Kristaps Porzingis with a special tribute. Of course, unless you speak Latvian, you won't understand a thing they're saying. But you really don't need to. Show More Summary
Cleveland Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert traded in his signature flat top for a new hairstyle—and it's really, well, something else. And by something else, we mean there are no words for it. He dreaded the length of his hair, ditched the fade and is sporting the locks tied in a ponytail up top. Show More Summary
The Oklahoma City Thunder would be making a costly mistake if they give in to the reported contract demands of restricted free agent Enes Kanter. While Kanter 's presence in the paint boosts an already-impressive offense, the team should...Show More Summary