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Jimmy Butler is headed to Timberwolves, and not everyone is taking it well.   The former Bulls star was quiet about it but his trainer, Travelle Gaines, took to Twitter to voice his frustration with the team's general manager, Gar...
Jasmine Watkins
2 hours ago
To no one’s surprise, the Philadelphia 76ers drafted Markelle Fultz with the first pick of the 2017 NBA Draft on Thursday night. Only time will tell if he will be a solid player, a Hall of Famer or an all-time bust.   However, even if...
Aaron Tallent
3 hours ago
How Tall is Shaq?
Shaquille O’Neal's height and talent made him one of the most dominant and imposing centers in NBA history, and his induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2016 further cemented his legacy. Though centers...
Juan Jose Rodriguez
2 days ago
Everyone knows LaVar Ball even though he hasn't played the game of basketball in years.   The patriarch of the Ball family has inserted himself into the spotlight during the ascension of eldest son, Lonzo. The former UCLA standout teamed...
Jasmine Watkins
1 week ago
Kevin Durant got his first championship with the Golden State Warriors and there's no debating that.   Nike couldn't wait to debut its new commercial featuring the Finals MVP. It features people sitting around debating Durant's...
Jasmine Watkins
1 week ago
Rob Parker probably won't have Rick Barry as a radio guest anytime soon.   Parker, best known for being fired from ESPN, is now on the FS1 train and stirring the pot out west. Barry, being a former NBA player, was asked on the show to...
Jasmine Watkins
1 week ago
It's no secret that Cavaliers veteran Richard Jefferson has one of the ugliest tattoos in the NBA. It looks like a child drew it on.   When the Warriors lost Game 4, one fan had to pay the ultimate price of getting a replica of Jefferson...
Jasmine Watkins
1 week ago
Robert Horry won't go down as one of the best players, but he's been in the right place at the right time to win seven NBA titles.    That didn't stop "Big Shot Bob" from talking a little smack on ESPN's The...
Jasmine Watkins
2 weeks ago
What's the worst trade in NBA history?
What is the worst trade in NBA history?   The Kings shocked the NBA by trading All-Star big man DeMarcus Cousins in a deal centered around a 2017 first-round pick and Buddy Hield, a rookie who Kings owner Vivek Ranadive reportedly believes...
Nathan Rush
2 weeks ago
You're probably aware that Kobe Bryant once scored 81 points in a game.   It was an unforgettable game that Jalen Rose and the Raptors still can't live down. Rose even blocks people on Twitter for mentioning 81. Trust me, I know from...
Jasmine Watkins
2 weeks ago
College Basketball Top 25
The deadline for college basketball underclassmen considering entry into the NBA draft passed last month. Barring a handful of transfers – like Pittsburgh guard Cameron Johnson – and straggling 2017 recruits, rosters for the 2017-...
Kyle Kensing
2 weeks ago
Has there ever been a No. 1 overall NBA Draft pick whose college team had a losing record in his final season?   Anything can happen on draft night (June 22), but Washington combo guard Markelle Fultz has been viewed as the consensus top...
Athlon Sports
2 weeks ago
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors
In professional sports, there is rarely anything guaranteed. Certainty always seems to be lacking with an unexpected twist here or a surprising turn there altering the previously assumed course of action. That’s what makes things so...
Bryan Fischer
3 weeks ago
Looking for the key to LeBron James' NBA Finals success? Look no further than Alabama football.   It seems there's a weird connection between Nick Saban's Crimson Tide and James' championship-winning teams. James has never...
Jasmine Watkins
3 weeks ago
Charlotte to Host 2019 NBA All-Star Game
The NBA announced that it will hold the 2019 All-Star Game in Charlotte, N.C., after this year’s festivities were relocated away from the city. In July 2016, concerns over North Carolina’s controversial House Bill 2 — the...
Juan Jose Rodriguez
4 weeks ago
LeBron James and the Cavaliers suffered an unexpected loss to the Celtics in Cleveland Sunday night.   Here's the shot that Celtics fans are holding on to for the foreseeable future. Talk about a lucky bounce.   AVERY BRADLEY...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
The LaVar Ball saga continues.    On Thursday's "The Herd" with Colin Cowherd and Kristine Leahy, the two discussed the aftermath of having Lonzo Ball's father on the show and the impact it had. After the two got into...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
LaVar Ball's playing days are over but he's making more appearances than his NBA prospect son, Lonzo.   On Wednesday's episode of "The Herd" with Colin Cowherd and Kristine Leahy, the Big Baller Brand founder was asked...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics
Year in and year out, the NBA playoffs provide us plenty of twists, turns and the highly unexpected on the road to the Finals. While this year’s edition has had a few of those moments along the way, in the end the expected is what has...
Bryan Fischer
1 month ago
James Harden has been sued for his role in a robbery plot, according to Fox 26 Houston.   The Rockets star is being accused of orchestrating the robbery of NBA legend Moses Malone's son, Moses Jr. The suit alleges Harden paid people $20,...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
If you played sports you were probably a bit superstitious at times.   Steph Curry shows that superstition doesn't end just because you make it to the NBA. After the Warriors Game 1 win against the Spurs, Curry and Kevin Durant got...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
You don't want to be on Gregg Popovich's bad side. The Spurs coach is known for being blunt in his opinions.   Warriors big man Zaza Pachulia closed in on Kawhi Leonard during a corner shot in Game 1 of the Western...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
San Antonio Spurs vs. Golden State Warriors
It doesn’t always work out due to injuries, bad luck or terrible matchups but, in the case of this year’s Western Conference Finals, we can certainly say that the two best teams in the regular season are meeting in the postseason for...
Bryan Fischer
1 month ago
Is the NBA Draft Lottery Rigged?
The 2017 NBA Draft Lottery ping-pong balls will be bouncing behind closed doors Tuesday, May 16, with the results unveiled at 8:00 p.m. ET prior to Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals between the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors....
Nathan Rush
1 month ago
It's easy to get frustrated with the media.    Draymond Green, for the most part, has had his fill ... well, at least when it comes to ESPN. The Warriors star recently expressed his frustration with the network and its ability to...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago

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