NBA Atlantic News and Rumors
Joel Embiid has fun with Nerlens Noel during warm ups prior to a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Jan. 10, 2016. (Mitchell Leff/Getty Images) At long last, from the sound of things, fans of the Philadelphia 76ers might this season — possibly, pot…Share Tweet
Brandon Jennings Defends Taking Robert Horry’s Career Over Reggie Miller’s Ring-Less Onedimemag.com 18 hours agoUSA TODAY Sports During the Olympics, Carmelo Anthony said that his three gold medals would make him satisfied with his career even if he never wins an NBA championship. His newest Knicks teammate, Brandon Jennings, would seem to disagree with that sent…Share TweetSixers' Embiid feels '100 percent,' ready to playShare Tweetyahoo.com Aug 26 (3 days ago)Phil Jackson shoots the breeze with bluesman James Dolan (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images). Phil Jackson has been the center of much media discussion since he took over as president of the New York Knicks in 2014. Every decision he makes regarding the team’s …Share TweetGetty Image Phil Jackson has given himself the daunting task of trying to turn the New York Knicks into a respectable, winning organization. While he is one of the most respected and successful coaches of all time, he’s still relatively new at this whol…Share Tweet
Jazz trade Pleiss to 76ers for Marshall, waive Marshallnba.com Aug 26 (4 days ago)The Utah Jazz have traded center Tibor Pleiss to the Philadelphia 76ers for guard Kendall Marshall in a cost-cutting move. The Jazz announced the deal Friday morning and then waived Marshall.Share Tweet
Kevin Durant’s Videobomb Of Carmelo Anthony Didn’t Quite Go As Planneddimemag.com Aug 24 (5 days ago)When the U.S. men’s basketball team won its third consecutive gold medal at the Rio Olympics last Sunday, perhaps no one received more accolades for the accomplishment than Carmelo Anthony. The Knicks’ star also won his third straight gold while setting…Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 24 (6 days ago)Today is officially Kobe Bryant Day in the city of Los Angeles. Why? August 24th is 8/24, which happen to be the two numbers he wore in his Lakers career. It’s also one day after Bryant’s 38th birthday. What better time to revisit his finest individual …Share Tweet
The Raptors Have Unveiled New ‘Huskies’ And ‘Chinese New Year’ Jerseysdimemag.com Aug 23 (6 days ago)Raptors to don Huskies & Chinese New Year uniforms in 2016-17. #WeTheNorth More: — Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) August 23, 2016 The Toronto Raptors have been around for just over 20 years, but that hardly summarizes the history of Canadian basketball.…Share TweetRose: No. 25 jersey is a 'new step' with KnicksShare Tweetdimemag.com Aug 21Allen Iverson will soon be inducted to the Hall of Fame, and the Philadelphia 76ers legend has been in the news in recent months explaining why he wore Air Jordans, reflecting on his time in the City of Brotherly Love, and even clarifying his thoughts o…Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 18Getty Image The Olympics involve a different level of pride for most basketball fans. Nationalism overrides an allegiance to any league or team. That concept applies tenfold to Dario Saric, a 2014 lottery pick of the Philadelphia 76ers who will make his…Share Tweet
Derrick Rose Doubled Down On His Comments About The Knicks Being A ‘Super Team’dimemag.com Aug 17Derrick Rose raised more than a few eyebrows in the free agency this summer when he proclaimed that the newly-revamped New York Knicks qualified as a “super team.” In his defense, their outlook is a lot better now that they’ve added Rose and Joakim Noah…Share Tweet
A Dentist Acted As The Liaison Between Phil Jackson And Joakim Noahdimemag.com Aug 14Getty Image The relationship between Phil Jackson and new Knicks center Joakim Noah is a weird one. We know that Noah once randomly popped into Jackson’s home in Montana unannounced, and now it has been revealed that the two share a connection in New Yo…Share Tweet
Celtics' Isaiah Thomas: 'NBA knows we're going to be pretty good'ESPN.com Aug 14Celtics' Isaiah Thomas: 'NBA knows we're going to be pretty good'Share Tweet
Why Ray Allen Might Have A Hard Time Returning To The Celtics In A Possible Comebackdimemag.com Aug 10Getty Image There have been all sorts of rumors about Ray Allen‘s possible NBA comeback next season. According to one report, his rep reached out to the Golden State Warriors recently, and not long after that, Allen told the Hartford Courant that Spike …Share TweetGetty Image Ray Allen last played in the NBA in 2014 with the Miami Heat. He’s 41, and he’s a former 10-time All-Star with two NBA titles to his name. However, despite the fact that he hasn’t played the last two seasons, and despite the fine career that…Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 5Brook Lopez has seen some stuff. He also hasn’t seen some stuff. (Getty Images) Even when the Brooklyn Nets go normal, they’re far from normal. When they do the right things, make the smart moves, play the personnel game the right way, things aren’t nor…Share Tweet
Celtics Summer Forecast: Which young player will have a leap year?ESPN.com Aug 5Celtics Summer Forecast: Which young player will have a leap year?Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 4USA TODAY Sports Metta World Peace was an integral part of the Lakers’ back-to-back championships in 2009 and 2010, especially the latter during which he sunk a crucial three-pointer in the waning moments of Game 7 against the Celtics. But he’s been on …Share Tweet
Nets Outlast BucksMar 20The Nets needed triple overtime to beat the Bucks 129-127 in Brooklyn.
Not-So-Smart EjectionMar 20Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was ejected from the game for flagrantly punching Spurs forward Matt Bonner below the belt.
Iverson The Exec?Mar 20Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss whether Allen Iverson would make a good NBA executive.
Bulls Charge Past RaptorsMar 20Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.