Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry had big nights, and OKC engaged in a shoot-out with the Lakers. The post Post Up: Tidal Wave appeared first on SLAMonline.
Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry had big nights, and OKC engaged in a shoot-out with the Lakers. The post Post Up: Splash Brothers appeared first on SLAMonline.
LOS ANGELES — Few NBA superstars on different squads have ever shared a bromance quite like the one between Kobe Bryant and Kevin Durant. Once Durant's Oklahoma City Thunder knocked Bryant's Los Angeles Lakers out of the playoffs inShow More Summary
The 2015-16 NBA season's encroaching midpoint brings with it the usual unanswered questions. Are the Golden State Warriors really the best team we've ever seen? Can a healthy Cleveland Cavaliers squad put up more of a Finals fight than...Show More Summary
LSU star Ben Simmons helped his Tigers upset No. 9 Kentucky on Tuesday night, and after the game, he had some fun with one of the visiting Wildcats' most famous supporters. The freshman forward took to Instagram to post a sweet photo from the game. Show More Summary
Hope was restored when the world discovered that Jason Williams' son Jaxon has handles as smooth as his father's. And fortunately, White Chocolate Jr. is back again. The young Jaxon runs through drills in the new video above, putting his practice to work in a game of pick-up. Did we mention he's only 13? [YouTube, h/t SLAM] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
LOS ANGELES — Metta World Peace was 14 years old the first time he stepped on a basketball court with Kobe Bryant. It was in Providence, Rhode Island, a high school game featuring a pair of transcendent prodigies. World Peace, then a...Show More Summary
The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. Or basketball hoop. On Sunday, Oregon State guard Gary Payton II hammered home an unbelievable one-handed dunk in transition on top of a helpless Oregon defender. This isn’t the first time Payton...Show More Summary
Jimmy Butler scored 40 of his 42 points against the Raptors in the second half alone. That breaks a Bulls record set by—who else—Michael Jordan. The post Jimmy Butler Breaks Michael Jordan’s Record With 40 Points in a Half (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Draymond Green notched his second straight triple-double, while the Pacers and Pistons renewed their rivalry. The post Post Up: Draymond Dominates appeared first on SLAMonline.
City of Brotherly Love PG looks to follow in the steps of Miami guard JaQuan Newton and former NBAer John Salmons. The post Quade Green: Next Can’t-Miss Prospect Out of Philly (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
If the Oklahoma City Thunder have shown anything over the first two months of the season, it's that they can certainly make noise this NBA season. The top tiers are set. We know the Golden State Warriors are the class of the NBA. We know the San Antonio Spurs are only 3.5 games back of the Warriors in the Western Conference. Show More Summary
The Oklahoma City Thunder already belong among the NBA's elite. They boast two of the game's best players in Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook and the league's fourth-best record, behind only the Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs and Cleveland Cavaliers. But even the cream of the crop can find other ways to rise to the top. Show More Summary
The 14-18 New York Knicks and 5-26 Los Angeles Lakers would like to believe they're the two most important franchises in the NBA, but let's be honest: It's been a while since the rest of the league looked at either team as much more than a minor annoyance. Show More Summary
Memphis smacks the Lakers, CJ McCollum goes crazy, Boston's streaking and OKC is peaking. The post Post Up: Back to Reality appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Clippers used sharp shooting to win without Blake Griffin. The post Post Up: Dagger appeared first on SLAMonline.
There are so many great players in the NBA these days that it can be hard for fans to pick their favorite one (who isn't on their favorite team). Each player brings something different to the table; there are veterans like Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and Kevin Durant. Show More Summary
From the people who brought you "Cliff Paul" comes the latest State Farm commercial featuring NBA stars, "Meet The Hoopers." Chris Paul, DeAndre Jordan, Kevin Garnett, Kevin Love and Damian Lillard all play members of the Hooper family, which turns out to be a very interesting squad. Show More Summary
The Houston Rockets are intriguing from the perspective of their age. They are neither a particularly young team nor an old one. Eight of their members are between the ages of 25 and 30, meaning they are very much a squad of playersShow More Summary
After Boston College completed a 64-55 victory over Fordham at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Tuesday night, the players were ready for Christmas break. However, Eagles head coach Jim Christian had a surprise for one of his players before everyone went home. Show More Summary