TAG: Chris Copeland

GIFs / Jan 9, 2015 / 7:45 pm

Video: Chris Copeland Makes 80-Footer… Just After Buzzer Sounds

Chris Copeland

This Chris Copeland heave didn’t count – the Indiana Pacers wing let it go just after the buzzer sounded. But that doesn’t make watching Copeland’s 80-foot make any less fun. Read More »

Latest News, Twitter / Dec 30, 2014 / 9:45 am

Butler Hits Go-Ahead 3-Pointer, But Says “I Couldn’t Play A Lick Of Defense”

George Hill, Jimmy Butler

If you want an example why Bulls wing Jimmy Butler is having a transformative year for the Bulls, his comments after Monday night’s 92-90 win in Indiana — Chicago’s seventh straight — works. After helping the Bulls win with his go-ahead three-pointer just outside of a minute to play, he could only lament his defense on Chris Copeland after the game. Read More »

Latest News / Sep 16, 2014 / 12:00 pm

An Inside Look At The Rookie Transition Program Reveals A Lot

Jabari Parker

Last month, we told you about the odd advice that incoming NBA players get at the Rookie Transition Program. Now, we have the full details as to what really happens when the rookies come together to learn a few life lessons from the NBA. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Aug 10, 2014 / 11:00 pm

Report: Suns Reject Pacers’ Offer Of Hibbert, Copeland & Cash For Goran Dragic

Roy Hibbert, Goran Dragic

With Paul George lost for the entire 2013-14 season, the Pacers are scrambling to add some pep to an offense that ranked in the bottom third last season, even with George’s team-leading 21.7 PPG. A new report says they contacted Phoenix about acquiring third-team All-NBA point guard Goran Dragic in exchange for Roy Hibbert, Chris Copeland and cash. Read More »

NBA, Video / Apr 10, 2014 / 12:52 am

Video: Chris Copeland’s Game-Winning Runner

Chris Copeland

Chris Copeland (Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports)

The Pacers have faced a lot of uncertainty in the second half of the season after blazing a trail to make a long run in the postseason in the first half of the season. After being blown out on Monday by Atlanta, Frank Vogel made the decision to rest all five of his starters. Therefore, the second unit got the chance to shine. 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 »

Video Games / Jul 26, 2013 / 11:45 am

20 NBA Players Whose Rating Should Improve In NBA 2K14

NBA 2K14

Every fall, 2K Sports blesses hoop fans across the country with their release of the latest NBA 2K video game. As anticipation builds, gamers are anxious to find out where their favorite players rank in the game’s newest version. Read More »

NBA / Jul 7, 2013 / 11:22 am

5 Reasons To Watch NBA Summer League This Year

Jason Kidd

Admit it, you miss basketball. Sure, the business of the offseason has been fun to follow with a walloping 26 free agents switching teams already, but it’s not the same. For many of you, the closest you’ve gotten to real basketball is either playing pickup with your friends, or constantly updating the rosters in NBA 2K13 in order to match all the moves being made around the league. Read More »

NBA / May 23, 2013 / 4:30 pm

How To Fix Houston: Pair James Harden With A New Big Man (Hint: It’s Not Dwight Howard)

James Harden

With only four teams remaining in the NBA Playoffs, it means a few “contenders” have already been eliminated from title contention. The offseason is the time for these teams to retool to prepare for deeper runs next season. The Houston Rockets were one of the surprise teams of the 2012-13 NBA season. After pulling off a blockbuster trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder to acquire James Harden they landed a true superstar — something they haven’t seen since Yao Ming was on the roster. Read More »

Smack / Jan 14, 2013 / 2:00 am

A Hungry Carmelo And Chris Copeland Will The Knicks Over New Orleans; The Lakers Get Dwight And A Win

New York Knicks

On Sunday, the Knicks were looking to Chris Copeland (22 points) to guide them early harder than someone lost looks for the North Star. The “other” guy in the Knicks’ recent starting five hit his first three threes in rapid fire to keep his team afloat in the first quarter and got another bucket before the first quarter was over. Read More »