Facebook’s importance as a place for sports streaming is continuing to grow. There have been plenty of broadcasts on Facebook Live before, from MLB teams doing behind-the-scenes content to an unexpected ACC lacrosse championship broadcast,...Show More Summary
The PGA of America has decided not to follow the lead of the NBA, which announced it would be re-locating the 2017 NBA All-Star Game from North Carolina because of controversial legislation that some say discriminates against the LGBT community. Instead, the 2017 PGA Championship will go on as planned at North Carolina’s Quail Hollow […]
A compilation of the best images from the past seven days. In this edition of NBA photos, relive the Las Vegas Summer League Championship, see inside Team USA’s practice and check Jeremy Lin’s The post NBA Photos of the Week appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Summer League has just ended, with the Chicago Bulls winning the championship thanks to a Denzel Valentine buzzer beater at overtime. NBA die-hard fans have kept up with this small pre-season tournament, as much as they have followed their favorite teams and players in NBA Free Agency.
Unlike other superteams, the Warriors are ready to accommodate another high-usage scorer like Kevin Durant from Day 1. The arrival of Kevin Durant to the Warriors made them prohibitive favorites to win the NBA championship next year,...Show More Summary
Brittany Williams talks about getting ready for one of the biggest national political events just four weeks after the city won an NBA championship.
Just before the Cleveland Cavaliers won their first NBA championship in 52 years, star forward LeBron James recalled that the favorite teams of his youth were sports dynasties such as the Chicago Bulls and Dallas Cowboys of the early...Show More Summary
With signing of Al Horford in the off season, the Boston Celtics are poised for another playoff run.
Last month, the Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA championship and secured their first title win in the history of the franchise. Now the Cavs are paying it forward to the young sports lovers of the city by making sure they feel like champs...Show More Summary
Kevin Durant’s decision to join the already-formidable Golden State Warriors re-ignited the debate on whether so-called super teams are good or bad for the NBA, but Gregg Popovich has no The post Gregg Popovich on Super Teams: ‘I Just Count the Championships’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
While it was hard for Steph Curry to hide his disappointment when his Golden State Warriors lost the NBA Finals championship to the Cleveland Cavaliers last month, his wife, says it's their faith in Jesus Christ that has enabled them to accept it and move on.
The conversation surrounding NBA superteams has become a lot more prevalent ever since Kevin Durant decided to join the Warriors. It’s a label that comes with an expectation that a team with so much talent is going to dominate a season. Show More Summary
What happens in Vegas shouldn't stay there when it's as thrilling as the final game of the Las Vegas Summer League experience. The championship contest between the Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves turned into a slugfest down the stretch Monday night. Show More Summary
Tyus Jones was handed the Las Vegas Summer League’s MVP award Monday, then hit a huge shot to put his Timberwolves ahead in the championship game with seconds to spare. Denzel Valentine did him two better, sending the contest to overtime with a three-pointer as time ran out in regulation and then nailing a last-second winner to give the […]
The Chicago Bulls capped off a perfect 7-0 NBA Summer League showing with Monday's 84-82 overtime victory against the Minnesota Timberwolves to win the championship in Las Vegas. It was a highly competitive, seesaw affair as both squads...Show More Summary
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Tyus Jones claimed the MVP award for the Las Vegas Summer League on Sunday, but Jerian Grant got the last laugh in the Chicago Bulls' 84-82 overtime win over Minnesota on Monday, earning MVP honorsShow More Summary
Congratulations Chicago Bulls fans! The heartbreak of the Derrick Rose injury and the long, slow, organizational meltdown that followed it are behind you. Your team is the champion of the NBA (Las Vegas Summer League), thanks to the late heroics of Denzel Valentine. Read more...
The Bulls ended Summer League with an unblemished record thanks to a game winner from Denzel Valentine in overtime. Tyus Jones hit a three with 3.6 seconds left to give the Minnesota Timberwolves a 77-74 lead over the Chicago Bulls in the Summer League finale, but Denzel Valentine wanted to be a hero. Show More Summary
The Minnesota Timberwolves and Chicago Bulls are set to wrap things up in the championship game of the Las Vegas Summer League tournament this Monday at the Thomas & Mack Center. The T'Wolves entered the tournament as the 24th seed (out of 24) and come into the title game at 4-3 in Vegas. Show More Summary
The Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves will play for a championship Monday. As odd as it sounds, so it goes in the NBA Summer League. Is the game a preview of the future? A future where Rajon Rondo, Dwyane Wade and Jimmy Butler take on Ricky Rubio, Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns? Maybe. Show More Summary