It's not possible for the players in today's NBA, but Charles Barkley knows how he would have defended the Golden State Warriors a quarter-century ago: He would have "mauled them." Appearing on Fox Sports Radio's The Herd on Wednesday,...Show More Summary
Wanting to show his favorite team some love and fire back at the haters, this Golden State Warriors fan found the perfect song to remix that would allow him to throw down some sick lines: Drake's "Back to Back" (Warning: Video contains NSFW language). Show More Summary
After making it all the way to the Western Conference Finals last season, the Houston Rockets (4-7) have gotten off to a slow start this season, and it has cost head coach Kevin McHale his job. Hate to break it to you, Rockets fans,Show More Summary
Don't bother even trying to pump the brakes on the Kristaps Porzingis hype train now. After Tuesday night's spectacular showing, it could soon run right off the tracks—if it hasn't already. The No. 4 pick in the 2015 NBA draft went from...Show More Summary
The NBA is a dynamic organism, and the most interesting parts of every season are the changes that arise. That can mean anything from a coach trying a strange lineup we've never seen before, to a player flashing a completely new skill,...Show More Summary
Salute to John Wall, getting recognized for being more than a basketball player. The post John Wall Receives October NBA Cares Community Assist Award appeared first on SLAMonline.
In the most interesting episode of VICE Sports' "Stay Melo" series yet, Melo takes a visit to Rikers Island jail to meet and speak with young inmates. The post Carmelo Anthony Visits Rikers Island (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonlin...
Not only did fans at Sleep Train Arena on Sunday get to see a good game between the Toronto Raptors and the Sacramento Kings, but they were also treated to a baby race. The rules of the race were simple: The first baby to crawl fromShow More Summary
Delon Wright says his Draft day started like any other prospect’s. Except it didn’t. For starters, the sure-fire first-round pick wasn’t in New York. He woke up across the country The post Humble Hero appeared first on SLAMonline.
Warning: Video contains content that is NSFW. If you didn’t know Iman Shumpert as a defensive-minded shooting guard who plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers, you’d think he does this for a living. Shump has remixed Drake songs, rapped about his teammates and dropped freestyles (Warning: all links have NSFW language) before. Show More Summary
Russell Westbrook ($12,200) vs. Boston Celtics It should be a rule that you have to play Russell Westbrook when Kevin Durant doesn't play. We all remember Russ's ridiculous game against the Philadelphia 76ers last season, in which he...Show More Summary
Don't listen to Littlefinger. The Climb isn't all there is. In the NBA, the Leap comes next. After scaling the Rookie Wall. After surviving the Sophomore Slump. In the careers of so many of the league's greats, Year 3 was the key. It was the year Michael Jordan and Kevin Durant first led the league in scoring. Show More Summary
Stephen Curry, Stephen Curry, Stephen Curry, Stephen Curry...and Stephen Curry. I could go on like this, but that would be too easy—though still not as easy as Curry made it look to play NBA basketball on Thursday night. With Ricky Rubio,...Show More Summary
We check in with Kyrie to discuss the latest Uncle Drew spot, his favorite Kyrie 1 colorways, his current health status and more. The post Q+A: Kyrie Irving on Uncle Drew appeared first on SLAMonline.
The New Jersey Nets ran the East for a moment in time. And due to indifference from the current, Brooklyn-based franchise, it seems like nobody remembers. The post So Far Gone appeared first on SLAMonline.
It's not clear if anyone who actually plays for the Dallas Mavericks or Los Angeles Clippers cares about DeAndre Jordan's offseason change of heart, but there's no doubt that Mavs fans and team owner Mark Cuban have some thoughts onShow More Summary
Not everyone can be like Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant on the basketball court, but there is at least one attribute one must have if they want to be anything like the Black Mamba. You must be looking to shoot when you get the basketball. Show More Summary
A long recruiting process had a happy ending for North Carolina with 4-star guard Seventh Woods committing to the Tar Heels. ESPN.com's Jeff Borzello noted UNC surprisingly beat out South Carolina for the talented player, while Georgetown...Show More Summary
Duke won its fifth national title on April 6, and ever since we've wondered what would happen the following college basketball season. Can the Blue Devils repeat as champs, becoming the first back-to-back winners since Florida in 2006-07?...Show More Summary
Despite Kobe Bryant's controlling, detail-obsessed perfectionism, he doesn't get to decide if the end of his spectacular NBA career is here. The end comes for everyone, and the signs—the air balls, the self-deprecation, the poignant photos—all suggest it has come for Bryant. Show More Summary