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Latest News / Dec 17, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Videos: Vince Carter Catches Fire In Second Quarter Versus Warriors

Vince Carter

It was Vinsanity during the second quarter of the Memphis Grizzlies’ win over the streaking Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night. Watch Vince Carter live up to his nickname and get FedEx Forum rocking by hitting three treys in four possessions during his team’s game-defining run. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 17, 2014 / 10:45 am

Video: Marc Gasol & The Grizzlies End Warriors’ 16-Game Winning Streak

Klay Thompson, Marc Gasol, Marreese Speights

The Warriors and Grizzlies, who own the top two records in the NBA through the NBA’s first quarter of the season, squared off in Memphis last night, and the Grizzlies ended the Warriors franchise-best 16-game winning streak, defeating them 105-98. Despite the win, the Warriors were right in the mix late in the game, and with a hopeful return of Andrew Bogut from a lingering knee issue, they’ll do a lot better at stopping Marc Gasol, who led the way for Memphis with 24 points and seven rebounds in the home win. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 16, 2014 / 11:00 pm

Report: Bucks Star Rookie Jabari Parker Will Miss Rest Of Season With Torn ACL

Jabari Parker

Knees suck. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, Milwaukee Bucks rookie star Jabari Parker will miss the remainder of the season after suffering a torn ACL in his team’s game against the Phoenix Suns on Monday. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 16, 2014 / 9:45 pm

Videos: John Wall Cooks On Zach LaVine, Mo Williams En Route To 21 Points, 17 Dimes

Zach LaVine, John Wall

If John Wall keeps this up, it’s only a matter of time until he emerges as a legitimate MVP candidate. For the highlights of an utterly dominant 21-point, 17-assist outing in a win versus the Minnesota Timberwolves, watch the Washington Wizards superstar make Zach LaVine and Mo Williams look silly on a pair of crazy pull-up jumpers. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 16, 2014 / 7:30 pm

Andrew Bogut Says He Should “Probably” Worry About Lingering Knee Issue

Andrew Bogut

Andrew Bogut will miss his fourth straight game tonight when the Golden State Warriors take on the Memphis Grizzlies. And though the Aussie big man was originally told his knee injury was minor in nature, Bogut told reporters on Tuesday that he’s now unsure of its severity. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 16, 2014 / 1:45 pm

Portland Trail Blazers’ Robin Lopez Fractures Hand; Out “A While”

LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard, Robin Lopez

An improved bench ensures that the Portland Trail Blazers aren’t doomed as a result of Robin Lopez’s impending absence. Not that their reaction to his injury would have you know it. After Lopez suffered a fractured right hand in the team’s win over the San Antonio Spurs, his teammates stressed how difficult it would be to move forward without him. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 16, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Pacers Owner Would Welcome Stephenson Back, But “Bird Has To Decide”

Lance Stephenson, Solomon Hill

The Pacers lost Lance Stephenson to the Hornets this past summer when he inked a three-year, $27 million deal with owner Michael Jordan. But Stephenson has struggled with his shot, and the Hornets are at 6-18 so far after finishing 44-38 last season for a No. 7 seed in the playoffs. Pacers owner Herb Simon says he’d welcome Stephenson back with open arms, but it’s not his decision to make. Read More »

GIFs, Latest News / Dec 15, 2014 / 10:00 pm

Video: Kent Bazemore Flies In For Massive Block Of Derrick Rose’s Layup

Kent Bazemore, Elton Brand, Derrick Rose, Jeff Teague

Derrick Rose is normally explosive enough to get his shot off among the interior trees. One of the reasons why is because freaky guards like Kent Bazemore rarely venture to the paint. Watch the Atlanta Hawks long-armed reserve fly in from the weakside for an emphatic block of Rose’s layup attempt in his team’s 93-86 win over the Chicago Bulls. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 15, 2014 / 4:45 pm

Rockets’ James Harden, Wizards’ John Wall Named Players Of The Week

James Harden, John Wall

Out with the old, in with the new? With Kobe Bryant and Dwyane Wade clearly on the decline and Chris Paul on the downward trend of his prime, there’s an opportunity for James Harden and John Wall to emerge as the best players at their respective positions. They’re another step closer to doing so after being named Conference Players of the Week for games played between December 8 and December 14. Read More »

GIFs, Latest News / Dec 15, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Video: Tobias Harris Sinks Buzzer-Beater To End Atlanta’s Winning Streak

Tobias Harris

Lost amid all the Kobe Bryant passing Michael Jordan on the all-time scoring list and the Mike Malone firing, was Orlando’s Tobias Harris sinking the game-winning buzzer-beater to end Atlanta’s nine-game winning streak. It wasn’t an easy shot, either. Read More »