They Could Really Play The Game - 113 points: This morning, I have the honor to speak at the Bevo Francis Classic. What a thrill! If you don’t know the story, well, it’s one of the greatest stories in the history of our great game. Here’s a short video that provides a little glimpse of the story of Bevo Francis and the Rio Grande Redmen from 1952-54:
The 2018 recruiting class gained another commit on Wednesday when Diante Wood, a 3-star guard from Anniston, Alabama, committed to Alabama. Wood is a two-time class 1A player of the year, and he has won three straight state titles at Sacred Heart High School. Show More Summary
The head of the FOH army talks his new book and hoops. The post Shea Serrano on ‘Basketball (and Other Things),’ Kobe, Lonzo Ball, and More appeared first on SLAMonline.
LeBron and Cube rap along to "It Was a Good Day." The post LeBron James, Ice Cube and James Corden do Carpool Karaoke appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Hall of Famer reminisces on the old days. The post George Gervin Talks About His ABA Career and His Famous ‘Iceman’ Nike Poster appeared first on SLAMonline.
Giannis is trying to stay away from TV and the internet. The post Giannis Antetokounmpo Says He’s Deleting His Apps to Avoid Social Media Pressure appeared first on SLAMonline.
KP and THJ combine for 66 points. The post Kristaps Porzingis, Tim Hardaway Lead the Knicks to Win in Cleveland appeared first on SLAMonline.
A group of Canadian hoopers get together to honor Dr. James Naismith, the Ontario-native that invented basketball. The post DeMar DeRozan Referees Game Played with Original Rules of Basketball appeared first on SLAMonline.
This post is going up late so I'm sure most of you know by now that Jared Butler - a top 100 guard in the class of 2018 - committed to Alabama earlier tonight. This is another recruiting win for the staff. They identified Butler early before his stock rose over the last year. Show More Summary
Isaiah Thomas and LeBron James are about to team up for a revenge season the likes of which the basketball world hasn’t seen since Michael Jordan’s prime. The post The Outlet: Best Served Cold appeared first on SLAMonline.
The schedule really picks up in December. Assuming our guys can hold their own in November, the team will have a chance to solidify their non-conference resume with five opponents that could be in the NCAA Tournament come March.Before we get into that, some news and notes from this past weekend. Show More Summary
Avery Johnson spoke to the media for the first time in preparation for the 17-18 season. Topics covered included the Kobie Baker situation, Riley Norris has a hip injury (Avery says he's week to week in his recovery), one-and-dones,Show More Summary
The legend grows. The post SLAM Top 50: Russell Westbrook, No. 3 appeared first on SLAMonline.
The ever-silent Kawhi Leonard has become the game's best two-way player. The post SLAM Top 50: Kawhi Leonard, No. 5 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Oladipo is the real deal on the court and in the booth. The post The Bigger Artist appeared first on SLAMonline.
KD's buckets help the Sonics outlast a 38-point performance from Melo. The post Rookie Kevin Durant Outduels Carmelo Anthony in Seattle appeared first on SLAMonline.
Dame Time. The post SLAM Top 50: Damian Lillard, No. 13 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Klay can light it up from 3, lock down the other team's top perimeter player and deliver a helluva press conference. The post SLAM Top 50: Klay Thompson, No. 17 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Don Meyer Tribute Video: This is just wonderful!
Be Easy. The post Respect The Game Episode 71: Michael Beasley appeared first on SLAMonline.