TAG: Andrew Bynum

Latest News, NBA / Dec 28, 2013 / 9:45 pm

Report: Cavaliers Suspend Andrew Bynum Indefinitely For Conduct Detrimental To The Team

Andrew Bynum

Cavaliers center Andrew Bynum has been suspended indefinitely by the team, general manager Chris Grant announced today. The organization claims he was a negative influence on the young squad, and since his contract is not fully guaranteed some are reporting he could be released soon if the Cavs can’t find a trade partner. Read More »

NBA / Dec 12, 2013 / 12:45 pm

Sink Or Swim? Breaking Down The NBA Playoff Chances For 10 Potential Tanking Teams

Michael Carter-Williams

In basketball, one thing is guaranteed: someone will win and someone will lose. This season, it appears the entire Eastern Conference (save Indiana and Miami) are playing Twisted Metal and driving tanks, trying to see which team can blow up the quickest. That wasn’t anymore evident than when Toronto shipped away Rudy Gay and received a McDonald’s value meal in return. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 4, 2013 / 2:15 pm

90 NBA Players Reveal Their Favorite Pregame Music

Drake

Go into any locker room in the NBA… actually, go into any locker room in the country and you’ll hear some Meek Mill. Some Jigga. Some Drake. Music and basketball. The NBA and hip-hop. It all goes together. Read More »

NBA / Nov 20, 2013 / 3:00 pm

NBA’s 20 Most Overpaid Players

Joe Johnson

It took a bitter, drawn-out battle that interrupted the 2011-12 season in order to stop front offices from blowing all of their money on a single player, and to prevent further careless spending. Before then, however, bad contracts were prevalent: $100 million deals to anyone that could be considered an All-Star and role players that wound up being traded or waived two years later after signing a $50 million deal. Read More »

GIFs, NBA, Video / Nov 10, 2013 / 4:00 pm

After 3 Tries, Kyrie Irving Hits The Game-Winner Over 76ers In 2nd OT

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving (photo. Instagram/k1irving)

The Philly-Cleveland matchup last night was the back end of a home-and-home after Andrew Bynum‘s return to Philly on Friday night. The Cavs suffered a tough 15-point loss that night, but back in Cleveland on Saturday night, the matchup turned away from Bynum’s lost 2012-13 season to the future with a shootout featuring the exciting young point guards for both teams. Third-year guard Kyrie Irving finally bested the rookie Michael Carter-Williams at the end of the second overtime. Read More »

NBA, Video / Oct 30, 2013 / 9:10 pm

Video: Andrew Bynum Makes His Debut For The Cavaliers

Andrew Bynum

We didn’t think it was possible. We thought he’d hem and haw his way to at least Thanksgiving and then make a halfhearted attempt to get back into shape before taking the court around Christmas. Sixers fans are nodding. But tonight, with 3:40 left in the first quarter, Andrew Bynum checked in for the Cavs to battle against visiting Brooklyn. Read More »

NBA / Oct 15, 2013 / 3:00 pm

5 Reasons to Watch The 2013-14 Cleveland Cavaliers

Kyrie Irving

With the start of the 2013-14 NBA season rapidly approaching, we thought it only fair to share what makes each team so exciting. Ontologically speaking, all 30 teams deserve our eyeballs this season. Even disastrous lineups still present oodles of plays, personalities, highlights and headaches. Here are five things to keep in mind for each team before flipping the channel.

Next up, a Cavaliers team with playoff aspirations. Read More »

NBA / Oct 10, 2013 / 2:00 pm

The 10 NBA Players Under The Most Pressure This Season

Derrick Rose

As we move steadily towards the start of the season, quite a few teams are looking at this season as a potentially franchise-determining endeavor. Miami is seeking a three-peat. Houston Chicago, Oklahoma City, Indianapolis, San Antonio, Memphis, Manhattan and Brooklyn and the L.A. Clippers are seeking to claim the prize for themselves. Each of these teams have put a fair amount of pressure upon themselves. But the NBA is a player’s league. Here are 10 players who have the spotlight on them from minute one, with an already bright glare that has the potential to turn withering. Read More »

NBA / Oct 2, 2013 / 4:30 pm

The 10 Most Impactful Roster Changes During The 2013 NBA Offseason

James Harden, Dwight Howard

The NBA season is less than a month away, and training camps are now open around the country. Preseason games will start soon, and media day has come and gone. It lacks the star power that could be on the move next year, but the 2013 offseason did feature several teams attempting to climb their way to the ranks of the elite, while others traded down in hopes of rebuilding and starting anew. Read More »

NBA / Oct 2, 2013 / 12:45 pm

Dime Q&A: Kyrie Irving On Tristan Thompson’s Free Throws, Recruiting Andrew Bynum & More

Kyrie Irving (photo. Enrique Espinoza)

Late last week, before training camps were underway, we got a chance to chat with Cleveland Cavaliers guard and 2013 All-Star Kyrie Irving. The 2012 Rookie of the Year was locquacious while talking about the changing culture in Cleveland and all the additions they’ve made this offseason as they look towards making their first postseason since you know who left. Read More »