Atlanta Hawks forward/center Al Horford has been named to the Eastern Conference All-Star team by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, and will join teammate Paul Millsap in competing in the 2016 All-Star Game on Sunday, Feb. 14 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. Horford will replace Miami’s Chris Bosh, who is unable to play [...]
What the hell has happened to the Lakers franchise? I mean, other than former commissioner David Stern vetoing a trade that would of landed the franchise Chris Paul that one time. Still funny, by the way. Los Angeles Lakers fans got themselves all hype this past offseason thinking every big time free agent was coming […]
Chris Paul enjoyed being around Blake Griffin at All-Star weekend for more than the lobs Griffin would snatch in midair and jam into the basket. There was also the kind of banter that flows only between teammates. "Usually, my locker's next to his," Paul said Wednesday night, a few moments before...
Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul and Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas combined for an interesting feat during Wednesday's clash between their teams, as they became the first pair of players to both record 35-plus points and double-digit...Show More Summary
Here’s a moment from last night’s game between the Clippers and Celtics, in which Clips point guard Chris Paul invents a great way to short-circuit the Cetlics’ attempt to deploy everyone’s least-favorite NBA strategy: Read more...
A thrilling point guard battle between fellow All-Stars Chris Paul (35 points, 13 assists and one amazing tackle) and Isaiah Thomas (36 points and 11 assists) broke out Wednesday night The post WATCH: Isaiah Thomas and Chris Paul Duel in Boston appeared first on SLAMonline.
If only he had taken Chris Paul out for a few minutes in the second half.If only he had left DeAndre Jordan in to man the free-throw line late in the fourth quarter.If only he could have found a way to get his team to play some defense at any point.Clippers Coach Doc Rivers probably has a few regrets...
She followed Chris Christie in dropping out of the GOP presidential race. Other dropouts include Bobby Jindal, Scott Walker, Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, Rand Paul, and Mike Huckabee. Photo by Michael Vadon
D'Angelo Russell's youth was again a talking point. The Lakers rookie was not as mature as two prominent point guards Byron Scott worked with earlier in his NBA coaching career, Chris Paul and Kyrie Irving, Scott said Wednesday. Russell is a playful teenager. It's not unusual for him to make jokes...
Recognizing that Celtics forward Jonas Jerebko was going to hack-a-DeAndre, Chris Paul dribbled into Jerebko’s way and drew the foul. It was a completely legal, incredibly brilliant, very-CP3 play. The post Chris Paul Sacrifices Himself To Defeat ‘Hack-a-Jordan’ (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
NBA teams haven't figured out many ways to stop opponents from intentionally fouling poor free-throw shooters. They either let it happen, or take the player out of the game. Chris Paul has now devised a genius defense, at least for one play. Jonas Jerebko was running full speed to go hack DeAndre Jordan. Show More Summary
Lob City center DeAndre Jordan has added another victim to his growing list of posterizing alley-oops. DJ caught the lob from Chris Paul well outside the charge circle and hung The post WATCH: DeAndre Jordan Throws Down Alley-Oop Over Marcus Smart appeared first on SLAMonline.
(Paul Mirengoff) Chris Christie reportedly is set to abandon his badly faltering presidential campaign. Christie was counting on a strong showing in New Hampshire, but finished in sixth place last night with only 7.4 percent of the vote. Show More Summary
It’s tough to predict which star will shine the brightest on a given night. The past three NBA All-Star MVP awards have been hoisted by little guys—point guards Chris Paul, Kyrie Irving and Russell Westbrook. Will that trend continue...Show More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) As conservatives sort through the wreckage from Marco Rubio’s close encounter with Chris Christie the other night, some are debating the question of what Rubio would do as president about illegal immigration. It’s a vitally important question and a fair one, given that Rubio has been all over the place on this issue. Show More Summary
Paul's brilliant fourth quarter led the Clippers over the Heat, plus the Kings in free-fall and everything else from Super Bowl Sunday in the NBA. Early on against the Miami Heat on Sunday, the Los Angeles Clippers couldn't buy a bucket. Show More Summary
Paul’s consecutive 3-pointers in the final minutes were daggers to a Miami comeback, and his game-high 22 points helped the visiting Los Angeles Clippers hang on to beat the Heat, 100-93, on Sunday.
Chris Paul had the worst possible start to his shooting day.
Chris Paul bounces back from a career-worst quarter in Miami, plus wins for Boston, Orlando and Denver on Super Bowl Sunday. The post Post Up: CP3 Perseveres appeared first on SLAMonline.