It's that time of the year again—the San Antonio Spurs, fresh off an NBA championship, are being excluded from list of contenders. The only difference this time is that the team's fanbase has seemingly joined in on the action. The Spurs are currently in the midst of a rapid decline. Show More Summary
Eight years after leaving in search of an NBA Championship he could never win in Minnesota, Kevin Garnett made his triumphant return Wednesday night, and Timberwolves fans showered him with The post Kevin Garnett Gets a Huge Ovation in Return to Minnesota (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
After the trade deadline didn't pan out the way he hoped, Prince will play the remainder of the season with the Detroit Pistons. Tayshaun Prince won an NBA Championship with the Detroit Pistons in 2004, but he wants another one. That's...Show More Summary
Steve Ballmer knew he was getting a championship coach and two of the NBA's top players when he plunked down a record $2 billion for the Clippers last summer.
The Portland Trail Blazers are 36-17 and in the mix to compete for an NBA championship this season. The time to win is now. Here’s the Oregonian reporting: After all those roster rebuilds, after all that front office turmoil, after all the hyperbole about being a contender, the Trail Blazers on Thursday reinforced that there is a new [...]
Hours before Thursday's NBA trade deadline, the Portland Trail Blazers went all-in on their championship chances. In desperate need of depth and insurance (for a hobbled Nicolas Batum now and possibly for free-agent-to-be Wesley Matthews...Show More Summary
With the Thursday 3 p.m. ET trade deadline in imminent view, we're about to solidify our view of the NBA playoff and championship races. While no team is likely to drastically change its postseason (or lottery) fortune, enough difference-makers...Show More Summary
We all know the favorite teams that are in the NBA championship conversation — Golden State Warriors, Cleveland Cavaliers, Atlanta Hawks — but what about the under-the-radar contenders that could sneak into a top spot? Which are theShow More Summary
The Golden State Warriors are the NBA's best team at the moment, but management is thinking about the future while trying to win a championship now. David Lee and his big contract are at the center of their potential plan for the trade deadline. Continue for updates. Yahoo Sports: Lee Could Be Dealt Before Deadline Tuesday, Feb. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers remain heavy NBA championship favorites, but now the Golden State Warriors are also seeing plenty of action from gamblers. The Dubs, in fact, are considered the odds-on The post Golden State Warriors Favored to Win NBA Title appeared first on SLAMonline.
After winning championship No. 5 last season, Tim Duncan further solidified himself as one of the NBA's greatest players. The San Antonio Spurs power forward helped end the franchise's seven-year title drought, a time when Duncan's proverbial...Show More Summary
Stephen Curry very happy to win 3-point contest The NBA’s three-point contest at All-Star weekend may just be an exhibition that exists purely for fun, but Warriors guard Stephen Curry wanted that championship and was pumped to finally claim it. Show More Summary
Stephen Curry fought off Kyrie Irving and Klay Thompson in the championship round to win the 2015 Three-Point Contest on Saturday night in Brooklyn's Barclays Center. He shot a scintillating 27 in the final round to wrap up the victory. This...Show More Summary
NBA All-Star Saturday Night kicked off in style with the Shooting Stars competition at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. For the third consecutive year, Team Bosh walked away from the event with the championship thanks to a final-round...Show More Summary
Phil Jackson won't be dropping his 11 championship rings on a table this All-Star weekend.
There are few people in NBA history who know more about what it takes to win a championship than Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant. The Black Mamba has always been one to do whatever it takes to win, even if it means getting in somebody's face. Show More Summary
While Ray Allen has been on hiatus relaxing on the golf courses in Miami, NBA teams have embarked on a bidding war over who could get the chance to sign him when—or if—he returns. Which teams have expressed interest in acquiring Allen...Show More Summary
One of the Lakers' finest moments came in this city, Derek Fisher hitting two late three-pointers to help the franchise take a huge step closer to its 15th NBA championship, which officially happened a few days later.
Not one month ago, the Cleveland Cavaliers looked like colossal failures. They sat under.500, had lost six in a row, couldn't play defense and were fading fast, watching as championship hopes devolved into erroneous excitement. In the...Show More Summary
None of the players on the NBA's trade block this year are going to turn a lottery team into an immediate contender. The market isn't exactly flush with studs, though it's still brimming over with quality players who can push teams up...Show More Summary