T.I. remembers when the Atlanta Hawks couldn't get over the hump. During the Eighties, no matter how hard Dominique Wilkins dunked, the birds could never advance beyond the second round of the NBA Playoffs – when they weren't getting bounced in the first round, that is – losing to the Larry...
Here’s the News Herald reporting on a key member of the Cleveland Cavaliers frontcourt that you probably forgot about aside from his slick mustache and funky outfits he wore on the sideline during the 2015 NBA playoffs: Anderson Varejao played more than 16 minutes in the Wine and Gold scrimmage on Oct. 6 and was relaxed and content [...]
Back during the NBA Playoffs, Riley Curry, daughter of Stephen Curry - MVP point guard of the Golden State Warriors - became everyone's spirit animal. The spunky toddler captured the hearts of America by adorably interrupting her dad's...Show More Summary
"Why is Richard Dawkins such a jerk? asks Matthew Francis.Some recent laboratory experiments help shed light upon this. Researchers at Microsoft first looked at professional pundits' predictions for the NBA playoffs - which are best-of-seven matches - conditional upon seeing...
"I can't control myself, 'cause I'm watching NBATV, and I'm watching the 2000 Western Conference Finals." LeBron James recently told Bleacher Report on Uninterrupted. "The lineups on the floor right now...there are so many great players in this game. Show More Summary
Jeremy Lin met the most important person from the 2015 NBA Playoffs earlier this month when he filmed an excellent video with a cameo from (...)
Riley Curry made an appearance in Jeremy Lin's new video about trying to fit in the NBA. While the premise of Lin's video is very funny, Riley steals the show just as she did time and time again during the NBA playoffs by doing the "Nae Nae." In the short clip, Riley comes in, hits the whip and then executes a smooth two-armed Nae Nae. Show More Summary
Carmelo Anthony trade rumors may get New York Knicks fans very nervous. These Anthony trade rumors come as Phil Jackson tries to repair a Knicks franchise that is trying to make its way back to the NBA Playoffs. A report from CBS Sports states that the team is “getting closer” to officially engaging other teams... Show More Summary
The black pro basketball player and Switzerland native who sat out the NBA playoffs after reportedly sufering a broken leg while being arrested by NYPD officers has rejected prosecutors' offer to dismiss charges against him in exchange for a day of community service, the New York Times reports. Show More Summary
Ex Atlanta Hawk DeMarre Carroll Selling His $1.27 Million Home You may know DeMarre Carroll as “the guy with the braids”. The former Atlanta Hawk made a lil’ name for himself last year in the NBA playoffs before getting injured
For the past five seasons, the Phoenix Suns have watched the NBA Playoffs from the comfort of their respective couches like the rest of us. But Eric Bledsoe says the The post Eric Bledsoe Says Phoenix Targeting a High Playoff Seed appeared first on SLAMonline.
I know, I know. Another Riley Curry post? It is true that, long after the NBA playoffs have ended, we here at the Early Lead have covered Stephen Curry’s 3-year-old daughter doing such things as: getting her ankles taped; checking out plans for a new playhouse; and enjoying Martha’s Vineyard. But this post is different, largely because it […]
Stephen Curry’s daughter, Riley Curry, provided a fresh viewpoint and face during the NBA Playoffs this season — one (...)
Riley Curry stole our hearts during last season's NBA playoffs. She's had a rockstar postseason since then owning the Nae Nae on her birthday and welcoming a new baby sister. Riley's awesomeness will never fade. This time she's getting...Show More Summary
Photo by Erez Avissar Before all that curse talk happened during this year's NBA Playoffs, Lil B made it clear that he was very serious about basketball. Now, we get to find out just how far his love of the game will take him: Lil BShow More Summary
Lil B – Bay Area rapper, Based God and Bernie Sanders supporter – made plenty of waves during the NBA Playoffs when he cursed LeBron James and J.R. Smith for their hubris, and though he'd subsequently lift the bad juju on LBJ, apparently the rest of the league was paying...
The Based God’s Curse was, astonishingly, one of the biggest storylines of the NBA playoffs in 2015 — but while rapper Lil B (...)
With All-Star players returning from injury, the playoff picture could look very different in both NBA conferences. A healthy Kevin Durant could thrust the Oklahoma City Thunder into the playoffs in the West, while a healthy Chris Bosh...Show More Summary
TJ is back at it A video posted by Torrey Smith (@torreysmithwr) on Aug 17, 2015 at 7:47pm PDT Sports babies are the best. Don't let anyone tell you otherwise. From Riley Curry just hangin' at NBA playoff press conferences to Dash Day...Show More Summary
Except for the 76ers, that is. But with seven teams looking like locks for postseason play, who will be the eighth? The Eastern Conference is still the NBA's junior varsity. Aside from LeBron James being the best player in the world, it has little to brag about compared to the West. Show More Summary