Believe it or not, the best thing for the Cleveland Cavaliers would be for the Golden State Warriors, as soon as possible, to live up to all their glorious preseason acclaim. The quicker the Kevin Durant indoctrination happens, the bigger...Show More Summary
It’s been years since Linsanity took New York by storm, but Jeremy Lin is back. This time, he’s the starting point guard and leader of the young, new-look Brooklyn Nets. The post Moment of Clarity appeared first on SLAMonline.
Damian Lillard propelled the Trail Blazers to an overtime win in Denver. The post Post Up: Mile-High Masterpiece appeared first on SLAMonline.
Good morning. We have that and more in Thursday's NBA newsletter. Good morning! Let's basketball. THE 'THREE' ALPHAS: The revamped Bulls were supposed to have no shooting. Instead, they nailed 11 threes, including a Dwyane Wade dagger, to hold off the feisty Celtics in their season opener. Show More Summary
HOUSTON — When it comes to describing NBA big men, the conversation invariably turns to physical attributes, punctuated by terms like length, build, weight, wingspan and, of course, height. After all, you can’t teach height, right? Not...Show More Summary
The All-Stars combined to score 67 points. The post WATCH: Kawhi Leonard and DeMarcus Cousins Duel in Sacramento appeared first on SLAMonline.
The connections between the Philippines and the U.S. run deep, and have sometimes been fraught, but would be very difficult to cut
The defending NBA champions were in playoff form in the season opener. The post Post Up: Banner Night appeared first on SLAMonline.
With Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry on the same roster, this Warriors team is one of the most loaded in the history of the NBA. The post F.U.T.W. appeared first on SLAMonline.
Point guard Rajon Rondo is bringing his unique—and sometimes abrasive—genius to the Chicago Bulls. The post In My Mind appeared first on SLAMonline.
It’s no secret that Joakim Noah has, to put it kindly, one of the weirdest shooting forms in the NBA. I’m sure it’s been brought up to him many, many, many, many times in his career, from college to the pros. But I don’t think we’ve ever seen him get roasted by a fan over it, which is what happened during Wednesday’s Knicks-Celtics preseason game. Show More Summary
Dame even got Lil Wayne and Juvenile features! To quote the great Pusha T, Damian Lillard is quickly becoming a “legend in two games” like he’s Pee-Wee Kirkland. In addition to Lillard’s stellar NBA career, which includes winning Rookie...Show More Summary
MIAMI — It's the Miami Heat's 2016-17 preseason home opener, and newly minted franchise face Hassan Whiteside is rummaging through his bag of tricks like the last player to hold this position did. The 7-footer's first home stint as a $98 million man lasts just shy of nine minutes. Show More Summary
For as much sheer talent that is on the Golden State Warriors’ roster, and considering the basketball intelligentsia is predicting nothing short of a title, there’s still a lot of uncertainty surrounding this team. How much effort will...Show More Summary
The Forgotten Hoosiers NBA com: “The Forgotten Hoosiers” Really, really good stuff…..
LOS ANGELES — This offseason, the Los Angeles Lakers made a $50 million investment in third-year guard Jordan Clarkson. On Saturday, Clarkson made his first start of the preseason, scoring 15 points during a 112-107 loss to the Golden...Show More Summary
Cousins has the size and skill to be the most dominant player on the floor every night...and he knows it. The post SLAM Top 50: DeMarcus Cousins, No. 9 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Russ put on a dominating show. The post WATCH: Russell Westbrook Drops 26 Points and 10 Assists Against the Wolves appeared first on SLAMonline.
The number one pick joins a bunch of big names in the new video. The post Ben Simmons Stars in Beats by Dre Ad appeared first on SLAMonline.
Months after the fireworks he lit with his Fourth of July relocation declaration, Kevin Durant continues to explain why he bailed on the Oklahoma City Thunder. He continues to explain despite one simple truth: The explaining of suchShow More Summary