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GIFs, Latest News / Jan 26, 2015 / 11:30 pm

Video: Anthony Davis Touches Sky On Incredible One-Handed Alley-Oop Slam

Anthony Davis

Is there a limit to Anthony Davis’ length? Yes? No? Unsure? Not a problem – just let this incredible alley-oop flush do the answering for you. Watch The Brow soar to heights unseen to corral and slam a towering lob pass from Tyreke Evans early in the New Orleans Pelicans’ 99-74 win over the Philadelphia 76ers. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 26, 2015 / 7:30 pm

Kevin Durant Out Tonight Versus ‘Wolves With Sprained Big Toe

Kevin Durant

Say it ain’t so! Another injury for Kevin Durant? Yes, but this hardly seems like one that will sideline the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar for a significant amount of time. The reigning MVP will miss tonight’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves with a sprained big toe. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 26, 2015 / 4:30 pm

Los Angeles Lakers Confirm Surgery For Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant

It’s finally official. According to the Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant will have surgery on Wednesday morning to repair a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 26, 2015 / 3:00 pm

LeBron James Believes Cavs Have “Improved Mentality More Than Anything”

LeBron James, Kevin Durant

Since LeBron James first returned to the court in a Jan. 13 loss to Phoenix, the Cavs have gone undefeated in six straight. James is averaging over 30 points per game in that stretch, and the Cavs have double-digit victory margins in their last four. James tells Northeast Ohio Media Group’s Joe Vardon it’s their “improved mentality more than anything” that’s led to the change in Cleveland’s fortunes. But it’s really just an a rested LeBron. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 26, 2015 / 1:00 pm

Report: Monday’s Nets-Blazers Game In Brooklyn Postponed Due To Blizzard

Kevin Garnett, LaMarcus Aldridge

Unfortunately, authority of the Basketball Gods pales in comparison to that of Mother Nature. According to a report, the NBA has postponed tonight’s game between the Brooklyn Nets and Portland Trail Blazers as a historic blizzard dawns on the Northeastern United States. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 25, 2015 / 11:15 pm

Report: Hornets, Nets Talking Lance Stephenson, Joe Johnson Swap

Joe Johnson

The “untradeable” Joe Johhnson just might be on the move again. According to a report, the Brooklyn Nets are discussing a deal that would send the seven-time All-Star to the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for Lance Stephenson. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 25, 2015 / 2:45 pm

Brandon Jennings Has Torn Left Achilles; Will Miss Six-To-Nine Months

Brandon Jennings

The Detroit Pistons’ fears have been realized. According to reports, Brandon Jennings suffered a torn left achilles in last night’s loss to the Milwaukee Bucks and will miss the remainder of the season. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 24, 2015 / 11:00 pm

Brandon Jennings Suffers Left Leg Injury; SVG Says It “Doesn’t Look Good” (GIF)

Brandon Jennings

This is hardly what the revitalized Brandon Jennings and Detroit Pistons need to continue their surge in the season’s second half. The lefty point guard suffered a lower left leg injury in his team’s loss to the Milwaukee Bucks, and is reportedly out for the “foreseeable future.” Read More »

Latest News / Jan 24, 2015 / 3:30 pm

LaMarcus Aldridge Puts Surgery On Hold, Will Play Tonight Versus Wizards

LaMarcus Aldridge

LaMarcus Aldridge surely understands the value of process, but the result he wants can only be had if his team continues improving. And due to the three-time All-Star’s supreme importance to the Portland Trail Blazers, that won’t occur unless he’s on the floor. Just 24 hours after the team announced that Aldridge would miss six-to-eight weeks following surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb, the sweet shooting big man has decided to put the procedure on hold and play the rest of the season injured. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 24, 2015 / 2:45 pm

Watch Jeff Teague Strip Russell Westbrook For Dagger Jam

Jeff Teague

The Atlanta Hawks have been playing some phenomenal basketball in the past couple months, running away with the best record in the East and surprising most fans along the way. Their balanced effort on both ends of the floor is what makes basketball enthusiasts swoon over, as the rest of the NBA and its fans have realized that the Hawks’ success this season is no fluke; they are for real. Read More »