Stephen Curry tied an NBA single-game record with 12 three-pointers against the Thunder on Saturday night—only Kobe and Marshall have ever made that many in a game. The post WATCH: Curry, Kobe, Marshall’s Single-Game 3-Point Record Performances appeared first on SLAMonline.
Kyle Lowry and Chris Paul dropped 40+ points and Kemba Walker hit the dagger in Indiana. The post Post Up: Comeback Trail appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Blur talks lessons learned from Nash and Curry, and makes some bold predictions. The post Q+A: Leandro Barbosa appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Dallas Mavericks are serving up a new burger at American Airlines Center, Dirk Nowitzki-style. The team rolled out the dish in honor of its veteran forward, dubbing it the "Dirkburger." The third-pounder is served on a Bavarian pretzel bun, a tip of the hat to the 7-footer's German roots. Show More Summary
It was the other shot heard 'round the world. You may think you've seen enough of Steph Curry's last-second 32-foot triple, but you haven't seen it like this. The unbelievable play has now been immortalized via NBA 2K16 by YouTube user Shady00018, who does a fantastic job capturing the look and feel of the jaw-dropping moment. Show More Summary
When May rolls around, NBA fans will be crossing their fingers for a Western Conference Finals showdown between the Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder. In a high-octane showdown that resembled the basketball version of Mad...Show More Summary
Come playoff time, no Western Conference club will be safe in the first round—not even the Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder. Not if Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers have something to say...Show More Summary
Though Anthony Davis' progression toward intergalactic basketball superpower has hit a bit of a snag this year, he's still given us a glimpse of a developmental step everyone wanted. He's a center now—even if he's not so sure of that himself. "If somebody asked me, I would definitely say I'm a power forward," he told Bleacher Report. Show More Summary
Wouldn't it be cool if every NBA team had its own slogan for the stretch run of the 2015-16 regular season? Yes. Yes, it would. And that's why NBA #MemeMania is back: to hand out those end-of-year rallying cries. These mottos can be anything. Show More Summary
It appears as though Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr is going to hold up his end of the bargain. After the Warriors won the NBA championship last year, Finals MVP Andre Iguodala told ABC's Jimmy Kimmel that Kerr promised he and regular-season MVP Stephen Curry would get a chance to play at Augusta National Golf Club. Show More Summary
If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then consider Jordan Clarkson the No. 1 fan of the mastermind behind "Damn, Daniel." The Los Angeles Lakers second-year guard blessed his Snapchat followers with his own version of "Damn, Daniel" on Sunday, and it was pretty spot-on. Show More Summary
For young players, everything can change in a heartbeat after the NBA All-Star break. Some see opportunities emerge on competitive teams gearing up for stretch runs. Others are playing for squads quickly falling out of the playoff race,...Show More Summary
Is there anything Celine Dion's "My Heart Will Go On" can't fix? As it turns out, yes. Namely, Dion Waiters' on-court fortunes. With the former fourth overall pick facing the team that drafted (and subsequently traded) him in a Sunday afternoon game, one would assume he would elevate his play. Show More Summary
The moment Tom Brady's two-point conversion attempt was intercepted in the waning moments of the AFC Championship Game, the merciless and mythical 1 billion-watt Klieg light of New England's winter sports scene shifted toward the Boston...Show More Summary
So much exciting stuff happening as we head towards the end of the regular season within small college basketball. Here are a whole bunch of updates: Congratulations to Colorado Mesa’s Ryan Stephan, who scored 45 points in an 86-83 win over Regis, which pushed him over the 2,000-point mark for his career. Show More Summary
Damian Lillard upstaged Stephen Curry and the Warriors with a masterful 51-point showing. The post Post Up: Dame Time appeared first on SLAMonline.
Emotions—high and low, from player and spectator—go hand in hand with sports. Following the Minnesota Golden Gophers' 68-63 victory on Thursday over No. 6 Maryland that snapped a 14-game losing streak, senior forward Joey King had a lot of emotions. Show More Summary
Kyrie Irving is so slick. During Thursday’s contest against the Chicago Bulls, the Cleveland Cavaliers point guard broke out the "Shammgod" dribble move on Taj Gibson. As Irving cruised to the cup, the big man’s legs nearly widened into a full-blown split. Show More Summary
Boban Marjanovic has already found work in entertainment, and no, it isn't as a colossal hand model. In a recent World Car television spot, the San Antonio Spurs rookie can be found jamming to some energetic, electronic tunes in a large Nissan, which, unsurprisingly, still seems to be a bit confining for his 7'3" frame. Show More Summary
Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott says he's going to make a concerted effort to play the team's young players more after the All-Star break. Apparently that effort does not apply to rookie guard D'Angelo Russell. Scott said Russell...Show More Summary