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Trail Blazers wing Gerald Henderson had to leave Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Golden State Warriors when he was ejected late in the third quarter after an altercation with Warriors backup center Anderson Varejao. Henderson and Varejao were initially issued double-technical…
1 May 2016
APRIL 13: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors reacts after the Warriors defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 125-104 at ORACLE Arena on April 13, 2016 in Oakland, California. By defeating the Memphis Grizzlies, the Golden State Warriors win their 73rd game this season, setting the record for th…
30 April 2016
Quinn Cook was recently named D-League Rookie of the Year. Today he added two more honors as he was named to the D-League All-Third Team and All-Rookie First Team. Cook played in 43 games, starting in 37 of them, as he helped lead the Canton Charge to the Eastern Conference Finals. He finished the s…
29 April 2016
The Running Man Challenge that began in the college basketball world made a leap to the pros within the past couple weeks — Von Miller broke out the moves with his Dancing with the Stars partner. Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert had their own try at it ...
28 April 2016
Okay, I've been meaning to do this for a few months now and I can't wait any longer. When we acquired Mason Plumlee, I didn't give him a chance or the benefit of the doubt.
28 April 2016
Kyrie Irving owns the Running Man Challenge Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving busted out his dance moves Thursday during practice. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/26yNEB9 Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving busted out his dance ...
28 April 2016
Sacramento Kings guard Seth Curry will decline his $1 million player option for the 2016-17 season and become a restricted free agent, league sources told The Vertical. The Kings can and likely will make Curry a restricted free agent by extending a $1,215,696 qualifying offer, so they have more leve…
27 April 2016
At the end of the third quarter of Game 4, seven seconds remaining, the Detroit Pistons , down 76-78, ran an isolation play for Tobias Harris for what they hoped would be the last possession of the quarter. Harris, covered by Iman Shumpert , drove baseline before turning for a layup and a game tying…
27 April 2016
I was curious about big men getting the unusual rebound/assist double double in the playoffs. So I loaded up the game finder from basketball reference: playoffs, assists >=10 and total rebounds >=10, for any position that includes center .
27 April 2016
The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood reacts after missing a potential game tying basket during overtime during the game at Vivint Smart Home Arena Friday April 8, 2016. Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Utah Jazz 102-99 in overtime.
26 April 2016
NBA officiating is very, very difficult. The players are fast, the players are strong, and there is a lot of contact on just about every play.
25 April 2016
Led by Kyrie Irving's huge third quarter, Cleveland finished off the Pistons. USA TODAY Sports AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Kyrie Irving bookended the third quarter with 10 points in 79 seconds at the start and a halfcourt buzzer-beater at the end. Next he ...
25 April 2016
Kyrie Irving keys Cavs' sweep Led by Kyrie Irving's huge third quarter, Cleveland finished off the Pistons. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Sutkr5 Led by Kyrie Irving's huge third quarter, Cleveland finished off the Pistons.
25 April 2016
Kyrie Irving is in the midst of a big game, as he's scored 24 points and at one point scored 10 straight. He continued a strong night of play by beating the third quarter buzzer from half court, draining the shot with only a little bit of lean needed.
25 April 2016
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Kyrie Irving made big shots, defended tenaciously and then waved goodbye to the Detroit fans. The Cleveland Cavaliers are moving on to the second round — and they're looking like a pretty complete team. Irving scored 20 of ...
24 April 2016
Sometimes you just have to nod your head in appreciation. Already with 21 points on 9 for 16 shooting with just seconds left in the third quarter, Kyrie Irving gave the Cavaliers a bit of breathing room in their potential first-round close-out game against ...
24 April 2016
The Portland Trail Blazers held on to defeat the Los Angeles Clippers 96-88 on Saturday night, earning their first win of the series . Tremendous efforts from center Mason Plumlee made the victory possible while the Clippers focused on the Blazers' guards.
24 April 2016
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Late in the fourth quarter of Friday’s Cleveland Cavaliers-Detroit Pistons game, the play had turned sloppy. Neither team had scored for nearly three minutes, and the Cavaliers had just about squandered another possession, leaving .
23 April 2016
Mason Plumlee had a huge night for the Blazers, finishing with six points, along with 21 rebounds and 9 big assists. No rebound was bigger than his highlight-reel moment in the third quarter, when he crashed the boards on Damian Lillard's fadeaway jumper, and finished with the reverse dunk on the pu…
23 April 2016
Kyrie Irving was huge for the Cleveland Cavaliers in their Game 3 win over the Detroit Pistons . He scored a game-high 26 points, made three of his six threes and was at times Cleveland's leading offensive presence.
23 April 2016
For as much talk as there has been between LeBron James and Kyrie Irving or the past few days, none of that seemed to matter much tonight. The three combined for 66 points in the Cavs 101-91 Game 3 win over the Pistons to give the Cavs a 3-0 series lead.
23 April 2016
In the final stage of the Sacramento Kings recent season, Seth Curry was a bright spot on the team and developed into a fan favorite in the Sacramento community. Despite the love that the fans of the Kings had for the former Duke Blue Devil, it is reported that Curry plans to decline his player opti…
23 April 2016
The Detroit Pistons fought hard in Game 3 vs. the Cavaliers on Friday. They were trying to prevent themselves from falling behind 3-0 in the series, but the Cavs were too much to handle for the young squad. The three that Kyrie Irving splashed to beat the ...
23 April 2016
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22 April 2016
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving’s third consecutive playoff game with at least 20 points was his best. Irving scored 26 points on 11-for-20 shooting, and the Cavaliers defeated the Detroit Pistons 101-91 in Game 3 on Friday.
22 April 2016
Seth Curry declines player option, will become a free agent After a good finish in Sacramento, he will go to the open market Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1WhUYw6 Sacramento Kings guard Seth Curry has decided to decline his $1.01 million player option for next season and becom…
22 April 2016
According to The Vertical's Shams Charania , Curry will decline his $1 million player option for the 2016-17 season to become a restricted free agent. USA Today 's Sam Amick confirmed the news and cited Curry's late-season performance as "a nice free-agency showcase."…
22 April 2016
Seth Curry had a very important decision to make regarding his NBA future this month. Curry, who signed a two-year deal with a player option for the second year last summer has until Saturday to decide whether to pick up that option or not.
22 April 2016
A look at film shows Plumlee's full range of skills on display in a Game 2 versus the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night. The first two games of the 2016 NBA Playoffs have not been kind to the Portland Trail Blazers .
21 April 2016
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21 April 2016
Mason Plumlee gave Blazers fans something to cheer about in an otherwise depressing game against the Clippers tonight. Plumlee sparked the Blazers in the second quarter with several high energy plays.
20 April 2016
The Milwaukee Bucks ' 2015-16 season might have ended with a whimper in the standings, but the performances of Giannis Antetokounmpo , Jabari Parker and Khris Middleton -- particularly after the all-star break -- suggested big things may be in store for the Bucks next season. What kind of production…
18 April 2016
Miami Heat veteran Udonis Haslem spent the past few days counseling rookies Justise Winslow and Josh Richardson about the type of intensity to expect in the playoffs. "We need them to not play like rookies and the special ones don't," Dwyane Wade said.
18 April 2016
It's been 20 months since the Cleveland Cavaliers assembled a roster centered around LeBron James , Kyrie Irving , and Kevin Love . Since then there have been questions, concerns, and consternation over their fit, on the floor and off.
17 April 2016
CLEVELAND – Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love watched the final three rounds of the 2015 playoffs, sidelined with a dislocated left shoulder. “As a competitor and a guy who came here to win it was tough to sit there,” Love said Saturday, the ...
17 April 2016
The Timberwolves improved their win total from 16 in 2014/15 to 29 this season and the team believes it is on the cusp of big things, Jon Krawczynski of The Associated Press writes. “We’re going to be really good. Really, really good,” power forward Karl-Anthony Towns said. “…
17 April 2016
At Milwaukee Bucks exit interviews in St. Francis on Thursday, Parker was genuine when asked if defensive work gave him the most trouble during 2015-16. Parker said most of his struggles came during the early portion of the year - the time he was working his way back from ACL surgery - but thought h…
16 April 2016
Josh McRoberts is one of the Heat's most versatile and interesting players, but his team with the team has been nothing like what he expected. After having most of last season wiped out by injuries, McRoberts lost his starting spot because of Hassan Whiteside's emergence.
16 April 2016
After spending a full season with the Grand Rapids Drive of the National Basketball Association’s D-League, Duke Basketball alum Dahntay Jones looks to regain his form on the grandest stage. Jones signed with the Cleveland Cavaliers where he joins a team full of great expectations in the post…
14 April 2016
For the second game in a row, a second half comeback attempt by the Milwaukee Bucks came up short. Monday in Orlando, it was led by the bench crew.
13 April 2016
The Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kings played the closest game in the NBA on Monday night, stirring up intrigue where there seemed to be none between two teams. Sacramento Kings' Seth Curry too much to handle in loss for Phoenix Suns The Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kings played the closest game in th…
12 April 2016
The Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kings played the closest game in the NBA on Monday night, stirring up intrigue where there seemed to be none between two teams. Sacramento Kings' Seth Curry too much to handle in loss for Phoenix Suns The Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kings played the closest game in th…
12 April 2016
Sacramento Kings guard Seth Curry looks to pass as Phoenix Suns guard Ronnie Price defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, April 11, 2016, in Phoenix. The Associated Press Stephen Curry's younger brother Seth had 20 points and tripled his previous career best with 15 assists…
12 April 2016
Seth Curry had 20 points and tripled his previous career best with 15 assists and the depleted Sacramento Kings beat the Phoenix Suns 105-101 on Monday night. Curry, Stephen's brother, played 39 minutes - the most of his NBA career - while the Kings left three of their top players home for ''rest''…
12 April 2016
With Seth Curry lighting it up as of late , there's been a lot of focus on his contract situation. As most of you already know, Seth Curry has a player option for next season for about $1 million, near the NBA's league minimum.
12 April 2016
A well deserved honor for Cook who has worked hard this season. It is still a mystery how he has not been signed by an NBA team yet. Hopefully that changes very soon: Congrats to @QCook323 – our 2015-16 Rookie of the Year! He averaged 19.6 PPG & 5.4 APG for the @CantonCharge pic.twitter.co…
11 April 2016
Apr 11, 2016; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Sacramento Kings guard Seth Curry dribbles the ball up the court in the first half against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena. The Sacramento Kings won 105-101.
11 April 2016
As you may know, I have been a strong proponent of Ian Clark. I wrote an article about Clark several months ago.
11 April 2016
The Phoenix Suns really don't know how to beat the Sacramento Kings. They didn't help themselves by looking tired and disinterested all game until a fourth quarter 10-0 run pulled the deficit to only two points.
11 April 2016
Kyrie Irving and LeBron James are among the many Nike athletes who spoke about Kobe Bryant's legacy in recent video. Along with the likes of Roger Federer, Odell Beckham and Kevin Durant , Cleveland Cavaliers stars LeBron James and Kyrie were among the many Nike athletes who spoke about about Kobe B…
10 April 2016