Tag Archives: NBA

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/7/12 — David Lee

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/7/12 — David Lee

    The Golden State Warriors don’t have much star power on their squad, but that doesn’t seem to be preventing them from piling up the wins early in the season.  And they earned another one last night against the Cleveland Cavaliers, thanks in large part to a strong performance from power forward David Lee. Lee put […]

  • Let’s All Watch Hasheem Thabeet Trip Over His Own Feet (Video)

    Let’s All Watch Hasheem Thabeet Trip Over His Own Feet (Video)

    There was plenty of hype surrounding Hasheem Thabeet coming out of college, as the 7’3″ center was drafted by the Memphis Grizzlies with the second overall pick after leading UConn to the 2009 NCAA Final Four. But things haven’t quite worked out as planned for Thabeet in the pros.  After averaging 3.1 points, 3.6 rebounds […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/6/12 — Joakim Noah

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/6/12 — Joakim Noah

    With Derrick Rose still recovering from a serious knee injury he sustained during last year’s opening-round playoff series, the big question surrounding the Chicago Bulls coming into the 2012-13 NBA season is who will step up in D Rose’s place until he returns?  Some have pointed to Joakim Noah as a solid candidate to lead […]

  • The Sky Was Falling At The Sleep Train Arena Last Night (Video)

    The Sky Was Falling At The Sleep Train Arena Last Night (Video)

    On February 27 of this year, it appeared as though the Sacramento Kings would be getting themselves a new arena in downtown Sacramento, a move which in all likelihood would guarantee that the team remains in the capital of California.  However, that deal fell through on April 13 when the Maloof family announced their intentions […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/5/12 — Marc Gasol

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/5/12 — Marc Gasol

    The Oklahoma City Thunder, the San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Lakers receive most of the attention when we talk about the top contenders in the NBA’s Western Conference, but with a front court that includes the likes of Marc Gasol, Zach Randolph and Rudy Gay, we would be wise not to forget about […]

  • The 15 Highest Paid NBA Players (2012-13 Edition)

    The 15 Highest Paid NBA Players (2012-13 Edition)

    This summer we had one of the most interesting NBA offseasons we’ve seen in a long time with some pretty big names moving around the league. And with the 2012-13 NBA season now underway, it’s the perfect time to take a look at what the top players in the league will be earning this year. […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 2nd) – NBA in Japan

    This Day In Sports History (November 2nd) – NBA in Japan

    It was on this day in 1990 that the Phoenix Suns defeated the Utah Jazz 119-96 at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan.  This was the first regular season game of the four major professional North American sports (NHL, MLB, NFL, NBA) to be played outside of North America. The Suns were led that […]

  • Tim Duncan Posterized Serge Ibaka Last Night (Video)

    Tim Duncan Posterized Serge Ibaka Last Night (Video)

    An impressive stat line wasn’t the only thing Tim Duncan was putting together last night.  The Spurs’ forward was also creating a picture-perfect poster image, thanks to some help from the Thunder’s Serge Ibaka. Ibaka led the NBA in blocks last season with a whopping 241 (an average of 3.65 blocks per game), and with […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/1/12 — Tim Duncan

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/1/12 — Tim Duncan

    How to Free Yourself from Trauma, Phobias & AnxietTony Parker dominated the final minute of last night’s game between the San Antonio Spurs and the Oklahoma City Thunder, as he hit two key shots down the stretch, including a two-point jumper at the buzzer to give the Spurs the 86-84 victory over the team that beat […]

  • Halloween Fail: Fog Machine Turns On During Pistons-Rockets Game (Video)

    Halloween Fail: Fog Machine Turns On During Pistons-Rockets Game (Video)

    Halloween and sports have always made a great combination. Fans get to express their loyalties and frustrations through their pumpkin carvings, teams get to spice up their halftime entertainment a little bit, and of course players get a little extra publicity by tweeting pictures of their costumes. It’s all a lot of fun. Of course, […]

  • 25 Hilarious Basketball Fail GIFs

    25 Hilarious Basketball Fail GIFs

    I don’t know about you, but I’ve been so preoccupied with the NFL, the MLB postseason, and the fact that there is no NHL that the 2012-13 NBA season kind of snuck up on me. It seems like just yesterday we were watching the USA All-Stars romp at the London 2012 Olympics and talking about […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 10/31/12 — James Harden

    Stat Line Of The Night — 10/31/12 — James Harden

    When James Harden was traded from the powerhouse Oklahoma City Thunder to the Houston Rockets over the weekend, many wondered whether he could make the transition from being an all-star caliber sixth-man, to being an all-star caliber lead man.  Well, Harden provided an answer to that question during his debut in a Rockets uniform last […]