The Sacramento Kings have recalled rookie forward Eric Moreland from the team’s NBA D-League affiliate, the Reno Bighorns, it was announced today by General Manager Pete D’Alessandro. Moreland was assigned to the Bighorns on November 21 for the second time this season and scored 10 points (5-10 FG, 0-2 FT) and grabbed six rebounds in a [...]
In a game former Arizona State and Alabama great Jamal Faulkner is probably having a hard time picking sides, we have a chance for a quality win. Losing to Iowa State is acceptable, but I believe we need this one for confidence going forward. Show More Summary
The career-high 29 points were impressive. You had to love the pair of three-pointers, the four steals and only one turnover. But the most encouraging stat from Andrew Wiggins' breakout performance against the Sacramento Kings on Nov. Show More Summary
Kobe Bryant’s shot keeps falling short, especially in the second half of recent games. He’s well aware of it.
If Nick Young weren't Nick Young, one of the NBA's most notoriously trigger-happy chuckers, his comments on Kobe Bryant might make a difference. But Nick Young is Nick Young. So they can't. "At times, we fall into relying on No. 24 a lot," Young told reporters on Nov. Show More Summary
Denver Nuggets guard Randy Foye is set to miss three weeks with a slight tear in his right quad. Christopher Dempsey of The Denver Post reports Foye has been dealing with the injury for much of the month. Before Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Lakers, he said, " It was the best I felt since the Cleveland game. Show More Summary
Philly has some of the most passionate, knowledgeable and brutally-honest fans in all of basketball. And for some reason, the Sixers’ braintrust thought it would be a good idea to […] The post The Philadelphia Sixers Met With Angry Fans About Tanking appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Golden State Warriors need the steady scoring, rebounding presence and setup skills that David Lee can bring. But fitting the two-time All-Star back into the fold once his strained left hamstring heals won't be as simple as it sounds. Despite...Show More Summary
Minnesota sophomore guard Daquein McNeil was arrested Monday night on domestic assault charges and has been suspended indefinitely from the team, according to reports. Andy Greder and John Shipley of Twincities.com have more: Daquein...Show More Summary
Following a four-game absence due to a lingering left hamstring injury, Derrick Rose re-joined his Chicago Bulls teammates on the court in Utah for a 97-95 win against the Jazz. […] The post Tom Thibodeau Says Derrick Rose Has ‘Got to Get Out There and Play’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
While Roger Goodell was under oath, we wondered what we’d ask Adam Silver if he was sworn in. The post Solemnly Swear appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team is off to a 3-1 start after salvaging the consolation game of the 2K Classic against Iowa (66-63) in Madison Square Garden on Friday night. The previous night, Syracuse suffered a 73-59 beating from California—thanks to a three-point barrage and a stagnant offense. Show More Summary
I’ ve gone on at some length in regards to the frozen hellscape of contrived awfulness that is the 2014-15 Philadelphia 76ers. We could spend a fortnight slamming nails in this team and its overwrought plans of self-sabotage. A dissertation...Show More Summary
Louisville blasted Savannah State, 87-26, on Monday night. If not for Cardinals coach Rick Pitino doing everything he could think of to prevent his team from running up the score, it could have been much worse. The Cardinals jumped out to a 29-0 lead in the first 15 minutes and 29 seconds of the game. Show More Summary
The NBA rumor mill is such an intriguing topic for a number of reasons, not the least of which is that it involves almost every team in the league. After all, if we are talking playoff scenarios, it only involves those that are serious title contenders. Show More Summary
In the midst of a dark patch for the storied North Carolina basketball program, Marcus Paige has been a bright spot. The post Run The Jewels appeared first on SLAMonline.
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Kevin Martin will miss the next six to eight weeks after having surgery on his fractured right wrist.
Hot starts can be misleading in the NBA, their existence both aesthetically appealing and totally temporary. In some cases, though, they're the beginning of something spectacular and sustainable. Which is it for the scorching Toronto...Show More Summary
Sometimes you get so caught up in the depths of James Harden’s defensive struggles, you forget why he’s out there. Then you see Harden undress the New York Knicks defense with a through-the-legs bounce pass, and you remember why this man is making over $14 million in 2014. Show More Summary
The Warriors are off to the best start in franchise history at 10-2. The offense has been electric with Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson in the Golden State backcourt. While the offense shouldn't come as a surprise, the way the points are being put up should impress NBA observers. Show More Summary