NBA Articles

Urban Meyers Shows Off Cavaliers-Ohio State Jersey
Everyone is "all in" for Cleveland. The Cavaliers won Game 1 on the road against the Hawks and Urban Meyer defintely took notice. The Ohio State coach took to Twitter to show off his custom made Cavs-Buckeyes jersey.  Sweet...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Steph Curry
Without further ado, here are the players that achieved top honors for the 2014-15 season: All-NBA, first teamSteph Curry, Golden State WarriorsJames Harden, Houston RocketsLeBron James, Cleveland CavaliersAnthony Davis, New Orleans...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Kevin Love
6. Patrick Beverley, Houston RocketsHad you told any close NBA follower that the Rockets got past the Los Angeles Clippers in the playoffs, without Beverley, a month ago… they wouldn’t have believed you. The 37-year-old Jason Terry did...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The NBA Releases Awesome Video of Steph Curry and His Daughter
Stephen Curry is being unfairly ridiculed for bringing his daughter to the press conference after Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals.  The NBA is in one way or another showing the MVP that the league is behind him. They put...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Karl-Anthony Towns
Opportunities like this don’t come around too often. The Los Angeles Lakers, perhaps the most storied franchise in all of sports, are usually riding high in the championship picture. Winners of 16 titles and 31 NBA Finals appearances, they...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
NBA Releases 'Lessons in Storytelling' Commercial Ahead of Finals
The NBA is pretty much known for the powerful commercials they release each year. This year is no different. Narrated by NBA superfan, Common, the finals commercial doesn't disappoint. Clips of Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, among others...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Steph Curry's Daughter Sparks Media Discussion of Children at Post Game Conferences
Steph Curry is the most-well received player in the NBA. The one time he brings his daughter to the post game press conference, that all seems to change. Riley Curry was undoubtedly the star of the show after the game. Players from Chris Paul...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Wolves, Lakers, Sixers win big in NBA Draft lottery
It wasn’t a terrific night for the New York Knicks. The NBA’s saddest big-market franchise lost 65 games last season, and the light at the end of their tunnel of failure was always the chance at a No. 1 overall selection in the 2015 NBA...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Jamie Foxx Does Hilarious Impression of Doc River
Jamie Foxx is a man of many talents. While on the "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon," the comedian participated in the "Wheel of Musical Impressions." The best part comes around the 5:40 mark when Foxx breaks into his Doc...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
NBA Eastern Conference Finals Preview and Prediction
LeBron James is still the king of the NBA. Right? His Cleveland Cavaliers took down the Chicago Bulls 4-2 in their last playoff series, despite Kevin Love being out for the season and Kyrie Irving’s injuries turning him into a...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Steph Curry's Daughter Steals the Show
Everyone loves when an NBA player brings his child to the press conference. It always makes for an interesting sound bite. Steph Curry brought his daughter, Riley, to the post game conference following the Warriors win over the Rockets. Of...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Ranking NBA teams who need the most out of 2015 draft
Here's a look at the NBA teams that need the most out of this year's draft: 6. Detroit PistonsIn Stan Van Gundy, the Pistons have a promising man to build their future. But wise as their head coach and team president is, their...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Davidson Wishes Steph Curry Good Luck with Awesome Throwback Video
Steph Curry may play for the Warriors, but he's still a product of Davidson. His former school sent the point guard a good luck tweet ahead of their series against the Rockets. It features a cool video of Curry hitting a 3/4 court shot, as...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
NBA Western Conference Finals Preview and Prediction
The Houston Rockets are riding one of the craziest emotional highs you’ll see in the NBA. Looking dead and done in their series against the Los Angeles Clippers last Thursday night, down three games to two on the road and losing big in the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Mike Conley’s “broken face game” will serve as a defining highlight of the 2015 postseason. So will Tony Allen’s “first-team, all defense” brilliance as a stopper and a lovable character, before injuries forced...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
This historical loss is a condemnation of Doc Rivers as a general manager.
A week ago, the Los Angeles Clippers looked like bonafide title favorites. On the heels of their shocking, impressive first-round slaying of the defending champion San Antonio Spurs in seven games, they carried that momentum into a 3-1 series lead...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Bulls coach likely on his way out
Officially, there are three coaching vacancies in the NBA. The New Orleans Pelicans, Orlando Magic and Denver Nuggets are all on the lookout for new leaders after hitting the reset button. Less officially, we’re headed for four. The...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Skip Bayless Thinks a 52-Year-Old Michael Jordan Could Beat LeBron James
Perhaps the most drawn-out debate is LeBron James vs. Michael Jordan. Who would win one-on-one? On ESPN's "First Take," Skip Bayless states his case for a 52-year-old Jordan defeating a 30-year-old James. The age difference is a...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
After falling to LeBron again, the Chicago Bulls face a complex future
The Chicago Bulls had their best chance of the century, this year, to get through the Eastern Conference and fight for a title in the NBA Finals. But after an incredibly dispiriting 94-73 loss to LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, it would...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Everybody’s got bad vibes with a former loved one. We’ve all come to blows with an old friend over how nostalgically, or not, we choose to reimagine the past. We’ve all lost a buddy or two as life takes us down different pathways...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
John Wall, Kevin Love, Tony Allen, Pau Gasol, Kyire Irving, LeBron James, Joakim Noah, Mike Conley, Chris Paul, Patrick Beverley, Paul Millsap — this is but a partial list of injury-afflicted players on the eight remaining teams in the NBA...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Who wants to watch DeAndre Jordan — or anyone, for that matter — shoot 34 free throws in one game? That’s what happened Sunday night, in Game 4 of Jordan’s Los Angeles Clippers’ series against the Houston Rockets...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
One of the most appealing NBA head coaching jobs is now open. The New Orleans Pelicans have parted ways with head man Monty Williams after five years, leaving the chair on Anthony Davis’ bench unoccupied. Pelicans ownership had created a...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
6. Kevin Love’s season-ending injuryThe Cleveland Cavaliers could still win the championship. They do, after all, have LeBron James on their roster. The best athlete in the game can win you games in ways you didn’t know existed before,...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The best basketball going on right now is between the Golden State Warriors and Memphis Grizzlies. A seeming culmination of a year of excellent play in the Western Conference, the teams’ opposing styles have sparked a lot of debate about the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago

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