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If Dwight Howard leaves Los Angeles this summer, he’ll likely end up in Houston. Speculation is increasing that the Rockets are a viable threat to steal Superman away from Hollywood. The only problem is Metta World Peace says he won’t let his big man go… like, he literally won’t let him go. Read More »
If Kevin Harlan was calling this NBA Finals, we would have been hearing that “Danny Green is a FLAMETHROWER!!” for the last two weeks. And with good reason – when have you seen a guy in the zone this long? It’s literally historic.
Watch Danny wet this deep transition trey in the second half to break Ray Allen‘s 2008 NBA record of 23 three-pointers in an NBA Finals: Read More »
NBA Trade Rumors: Celtics, Clippers Officially Talking Deal For Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Doc Rivers
Wouldn’t it be nice to take a look around at your NBA team, take the best pieces of that team, and then just transplant those pieces into the franchise of your choosing? That’s the scenario that appears to be building momentum in Boston as the the trio of Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Doc Rivers may be pushing to get themselves all sent to the Clippers in a package deal. Read More »
Jeff Van Gundy has been on a tear the last two weeks, either sending guys to the Hall of Fame waaaay ahead of time or making outlandish, grand statements. Tonight’s first half winner has to be his declaration that Dwyane Wade is a “top five shooting guard all-time.”
Wade is obviously awesome, and may eventually go down as one of the best, but let’s settle down. Off the top of our heads, here are guys we’d rank ahead of Wade: Read More »
After being outscored by Danny Green through the first three games of the NBA Finals, LeBron James has finally issued a guarantee: he’ll be better for Game 4. Okay, so it’s not much of a guarantee. If James doesn’t play better — and really, is there anyway he can’t? — the Heat are done, toast, cooked. Read More »
So Stephen Curry was in charge of the SportsCenter Twitter feed last night during Game 3 of the NBA Finals. That feed boasts more than 5 million followers – that’s a lot of pressure for one guy to be entertaining for the course of more than two hours, right?
Steph took what we assume to be a lighthearted shot at LeBron James at halftime of the game after James stuggled mightily in first two quarters, coming up with just four points. Here’s the Vine video that Curry made for the SportsCenter account: Read More »
It seemed like an inevitable outcome for a while now, but it’s still kind of disappointing that it happened – Lionel Hollins is officially out as head coach of the Memphis Grizzlies.
After butting heads with management and flat out being disrespected by them in front of his players, the Grizzlies informed Hollins that his contract was not going be renewed and released this statement: Read More »