It's been a pretty good offseason for Duke's basketball program, which not only has basked in the glow of a national championship but also saw three stars from that team go in the first round of the NBA draft. There isn't likely to be any backslide from those losses, either, as the Blue Devils bring in the No. Show More Summary
Draymond Green has become the face of the NBA's small-ball craze. At 6-foot-6, Green became a vital member of the Golden State Warriors championship team, bringing versatility at power forward and center where he could spread the floor, take big men off the dribble, and find open shooters when defenses collapsed on him. Show More Summary
One of the favorites to win the 2016 NBA championship, the Cleveland Cavaliers will certainly need a little luck, and a whole lot of healthy bodies, to capture their first title in franchise history. Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love and Iman Shumpert all suffered serious injuries during the 2015 playoffs. Show More Summary
Few of us (actually, none of us) need a video, fan-made or otherwise, to remind us how good a player Steph Curry is. He won the NBA championship and the MVP award. So while this Steph Curry video is unnecessary, it’s also really, really well-done. Not just from the content, but it actually looks like […]
In many ways, LeBron James has already followed in the Nike-clad footsteps of Michael Jordan: He wears No. 23, has won multiple NBA championships and has transcended mere sports stardom to become a global one-man brand.
Becky Hammon made history again on Monday by becoming the first female coach to win a NBA Summer League Title, as she led the San Antonio Spurs to a championship victory at the NBA Las Vegas Summer League Championship. The Spurs first game against the Knicks was a disappointment but they rebounded with a 93-90 win over the Phoenix Suns. Show More Summary
Stephen Curry's journey from a scrawny kid at Davidson to an NBA champion has been an inspiring one. In honor of that journey, a fan created this wonderful tribute highlighting Curry's path to NBA superstardom. Set to R. Kelly's "The...Show More Summary
The next UFC superfight might just have a little NBA flavor to it ... 'cause hoops star Serge Ibaka tells TMZ Sports he's serious about battling Matt Barnes... he's just gotta win a championship first. In case…
The Cleveland Cavaliers were just two wins away from winning the 2015 NBA championship, and aside from regaining the health of Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love, the supporting cast is getting stronger. Jefferson doesn’t have a lot left in the tank, but he’s still a very good backup provided he plays very limited minutes. [...]
The San Antonio Spurs didn't need Tim Duncan or any of the franchise's other reliable veterans to reel in a championship Monday. No, the Spurs' 2015 NBA Summer League championship points toward the future for the organization, as the...Show More Summary
Becky Hammon already made history last year when she became the NBA's first female assistant coach. Now, she can add "head coach with a championship trophy" to her résumé: Hammon led the San Antonio Spurs' Summer League roster to victory...Show More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs are your 2015 NBA Summer League champs. Assistant coach Becky Hammon is now both the first female to coach a summer league squad, and the first The post WATCH: Spurs Win NBA Summer League Championship appeared first on SLAMonline.
Becky Hammon continued to make history on Monday as she led the San Antonio Spurs to a NBA Las Vegas Summer League championship victory, becoming the first woman ever to do so. Hammon earned another spot in the history books just two weeks ago when she became the first woman to serve as head coach of a NBA Summer League team. Show More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs are champions again. This time, the league's exemplary franchise captured the Las Vegas Summer League championship with a 93-90 victory over the Phoenix Suns. It's not the NBA title Tim Duncan and Co. have become accustomed to, but it's a coronation nonetheless. This title also has an important detail attached to it. Show More Summary
The NBA's first female summer league head coach has led her team to the title.
The San Antonio Spurs captured the 2015 NBA Las Vegas Summer League championship over the Phoenix Suns Monday night, and Jonathon Simmons was a big reason why. His 23 points, three rebounds, three assists and two steals were enough to...Show More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs have several veterans in the twilight of their careers, but their future appears bright in light of their 93-90 NBA Summer League championship win over the Phoenix Suns Monday. Jonathan Simmons and Treveon Graham came off the bench to score 23 and 22 points, respectively. Show More Summary
The Spurs are the champions of the Las Vegas Summer League after defeating the Suns on Monday night. The new NBA season won't start for another three months, but the San Antonio Spurs can already call themselves champions. Of Summer League, at least. Show More Summary
The Phoenix Suns and San Antonio Spurs will suit up for a championship game Monday, the NBA's Las Vegas Summer League title game after an NCAA-style bracket. Winning the summer title might not mean a lot in the grand scheme of things—they...Show More Summary
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