In Friday night's Game 3 playoff matchups, the No. 3 Clippers and No. 6 Spurs go head-to-head with an even record, the No. 4 Raptors look to pick up their first win against the No. 5 Wizards and the No. 2 Rockets attempt to take a three-game lead over the No. Show More Summary
The days of the Milwaukee Bucks settling for mediocrity are quickly becoming a minuscule speck in the franchise's proverbial rearview mirror. Instead of trading picks and acquiring aging talent, they now seem focused on developing the...Show More Summary
The Golden State Warriors rallied for the greatest fourth-quarter comeback in franchise history Thursday night, erasing a 20-point deficit in the period, as Stephen Curry’s baseline three forced overtime in The post Stephen Curry Forces OT vs Pelicans and Scores 40 Points in Game 3 (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Just as NBA teams have their big boards of preferred prospects set on draft night, the top draftees also have wish lists of their optimal landing spots. Where are the best lottery destinations for the top 2015 studs? We examined each...Show More Summary
Sterling Smith averaged 13.9 points and 4.9 rebounds per game at Coppin State last season.
Kris Dunn will torment Big East opponents for at least one more season. Kris Dunn Returning For His Junior Season As a potential first round draft pick, Dunn had been on the NBA Draft fence. Dunn was the engine that made everything go for Providence this past season. Show More Summary
He tried to tell y’all … Derrick Rose showed glimpses of his MVP form Thursday night, leading the Chicago Bulls to a 113-106 double-overtime win in Milwaukee. Bucks coach Jason The post Derrick Rose Drops 34 Points on Milwaukee in Game 3 Double-OT Win (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Led by LeBron James’ 31 points and 11 rebounds, the Cleveland Cavaliers pushed the Boston Celtics to the brink of elimination Thursday night with a 103-95 road victory in Game The post LeBron James Dominates Game 3 in Boston With 31 Points (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
No matter what has happened to this point in the NBA playoffs, it's important to remember that no series is officially over. While some teams are down 0-2 through the first two games and others suffered disappointing home losses, there is always time to make up this ground. Show More Summary
With Avery Bradley glued to him in the fourth quarter Thursday night, Kyrie Irving broke out his own lightning-quick version of Tim Hardaway’s UTEP 2-Step crossover, and got to the The post Kyrie Irving Blows By Avery Bradley With Killer Crossover in Game 3 (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The NBA playoffs haven't seen domination like this in seven years. The 2008 postseason was the last time this many first-round series got off to 2-0 starts—seven of the eight home teams have won both games in their own arenas. The lone...Show More Summary
BOSTON — LeBron James had been here before, in this cacophonous sea of green, tussling with legends and ghosts, wrestling for his legacy and supremacy. How many times had the Boston Celtics clogged his path? How many times had they tested...Show More Summary
Indiana Hoosiers fans have a reason to celebrate. On Thursday, reports surfaced that high-scoring guard James Blackmon Jr. is set to return to the program for his sophomore year, according to a report from Peegs.com. Blackmon averaged...Show More Summary
As the Florida Gators look towards the 2015-2016 campaign, the team will be doing so without a former top-ten recruit. Per a report from Scout.com, forward Chris Walker is “unlikely” to return to the team next season. After riding the...Show More Summary
All week long, as the first round of the playoffs moves along, the National Basketball Association announced several end-of-the-year performance awards, but the Rookie of the Year is still yet to be declared. Kawhi Leonard claimed the...Show More Summary
One of the most memorable opening rounds in NBA playoff history came last season. One of the least memorable is playing out this season.
Great NBA teams find a way to win no matter what, and the Golden State Warriors are a great team. At a time when it looked like the New Orleans Pelicans were about to turn a playoff corner and unseat the league's best Thursday night,...Show More Summary
The Golden State Warriors looked to take complete control of their first-round playoff series with the New Orleans Pelicans when the two sides met in Game 3 on Thursday night. The explosive Warriors had won Games 1 and 2, but with the...Show More Summary
Behind some ridiculous late-game heroics from Stephen Curry, the Golden State Warriors won an overtime thriller over the New Orleans Pelicans, 123-119 in Game 3 on Thursday at the Smoothie King Center. Curry went off for 38 points on 10-of-29 shooting and dished out nine assists. Show More Summary
The New Orleans Pelicans’ best offensive play is throwing the ball within a mile of the rim. Whether it comes from a lob pass or missed shot, there’s a good chance star forward Anthony Davis will slam it home. The 22-year-old’s armsShow More Summary