Jose Calderon helps Knicks avoid embarrassment of losing to 76ers, who are on pace for historically bad season
Maybe what Pat Riley really meant to say is “there is winning and there is misery . . . and there is the Knicks playing the Sixers on a Saturday night in November.”Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron: Cavs 'very fragile' amid 4-game skidESPN.com 11 hours agoMired in a four-game losing streak, LeBron James says the Cleveland Cavaliers are "a very fragile team right now."Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 12 hours agoLou Williams scored a career-high 36 points and the Toronto Raptors turned an 18-point deficit into a convincing 110-93 win over Cleveland on Saturday night, handing the Cavaliers their fourth straight loss.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 12 hours agoAnthony Davis had a career-high 43 points and 14 rebounds, Jrue Holiday added 19 points and eight assists, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Utah Jazz 106-94 on Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Larry Sanders Rises For Huge Block On Paul Pierce, Poses, Salutes Crowddimemag.com 15 hours agoThe league is so much more fun when Larry Sanders is on the court and playing well. Watch the Milwaukee Bucks mercurial, talented big man do what he does best by swatting a Paul Pierce layup, posing, and saluting to a frenzied Bradley Center crowd in hi…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 16 hours agoDallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban strongly agreed with NBA commissioner Adam Silver's opinion that sports betting should be legalized throughout the United States, predicting that it would happen within three to five years.Upvote Share TweetHouston center Dwight Howard will miss his second straight game on Saturday night against Dallas with a strained right knee.Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Hyped-Up LeBron James Find Varejao With Behind-The-Back Dimedimemag.com 16 hours agoNow this is more like it for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Just 24 hours after being humbled by one Eastern Conference contender, LeBron James and company are dominating another early. Watch The King drop a sick behind-the-back bounce pass to Anderson Vareja…Upvote Share Tweet
The Warriors Ran A Beautiful Play For An Alley-Oop Last Nightdeadspin.com 17 hours agoPlayed well, basketball is a spectacularly beautiful game. Despite having a 9-2 record, the Golden State Warriors offense has frequently been bogged down by careless turnovers. The team has a trigger-happy reputation, but it's actually their defense—tie…Upvote Share Tweet
Eric Bledsoe Says He Was Tipped Before Game About Nerlens Noel’s Hard Fouldimemag.com 18 hours agoLast night Nerlens Noel dropped Eric Bledsoe to the hardwood not more than 30 seconds into the Suns-76ers game in Philadelphia. This came after Bledsoe had said his alum, Kentucky, could beat the 0-12 Sixers in a seven-game series. It was an embarrassin…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch JaVale McGee Give A Court-Side Fan A Smooch She’ll Never Forgetdimemag.com 19 hours agoThere are a lot of reasons fans write off JaVale McGee as wasted potential. The seven foot Nuggets center has become synonymous with on-court goofiness, so much so that Shaqtin’ a Fool could be renamed “Pullin’ A JaVale.” That being written, he’s also e…Upvote Share Tweet
NBA corrects error from Bucks-Raptors gamenba.com 20 hours agoThe NBA announced Saturday that a scoring error was made during the Milwaukee Bucks-Toronto Raptors game on Nov. 21 at Air Canada Centre, which impacted the final score of the game but not the final outcome of the game.Upvote Share Tweet
Ain't that a beach! We knew going in that Phil Jackson wouldn’t be monitoring Knicks in person all the timenydailynews.com 21 hours agoPhil Jackson’s path from the locker room to his car at Madison Square Garden is now protected by security guards and media relations officials who apparently didn’t get the memo that the Knicks president wants to repair the relationship between the club…Upvote Share Tweet
Kobe Bryant Airballs From Siberia As The Lakers Lose by 34deadspin.com 21 hours agoThe other day my colleague Albert Burneko worried that Nick Young's return had improbably elevated the Lakers from "gonzo terribleness to bland mediocrity." Worried because the Lakers' spectacular brand of suck has been the most entertaining s…Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks' Bargnani out with strained calfnba.com Nov 22 (yesterday)The New York Knicks say Andrea Bargnani has a strained right calf that will prevent him from making his season debut Saturday against Philadelphia.Upvote Share TweetChicago's Taj Gibson sustained a left ankle injury in the third quarter of Friday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers.Upvote Share Tweet
Patience Key For Bulls FansNov 23Israel Gutierrez stresses the importance of patience to Chicago Bulls fans, specifically in regard to Derrick Rose's recent injuries.
Cousins, McLemore Power KingsNov 22DeMarcus Cousins and Ben McLemore combined for 53 points in the Kings' 113-101 win over the Wolves.
Suns Roll Past PacersNov 22Gerald Green and Isaiah Thomas combined for 39 points off the bench in the Suns' 106-83 win over the Pacers.
Cavs Lose Fourth StraightNov 22Louis Williams had a career-high 36 points to lead the Raptors to a 110-93 win over the Cavaliers.
As Chicago Bears prepare to face former coach Lovie Smith, it's tough not …Nov 20As the Bears prepare to face former coach Lovie Smith, it's tough not to second-guess their hiring of his successor, Marc Trestman, Michael Wilbon writes.
Brian Windhorst: David Blatt learning on the flyNov 19"LeBron James had a ridiculous self-inflicted turnover that ended the game ... But if Blatt had kept a timeout, as most coaches would have in that sit...
Popovich: Spurs' 2014 title run started in Game 7 of 2013 FinalsNov 18The Spurs' march to the 2014 NBA title started with their Game 7 loss to the Heat in 2013, writes J.A. Adande.
Chicago Bulls correctly erring on the side of caution with Derrick RoseNov 18Yes, having Derrick Rose would be nice, but the Bulls are in a position in which there's no need to rush him back, Michael Wilbon writes.