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LeBron James And A Few Teammates Opt Out Of Team's Scheduled Stay At Trump-Owned Hotel
deadspin.com Updated 9 hours ago
The Cleveland Cavaliers are visiting New York this week to play the Knicks on Wednesday, but LeBron James and a few other Cavaliers players will not be staying at a Trump-owned hotel in Manhattan, per reports from ESPN and the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Th…Share Tweet
nba.com 8 hours agoTORONTO (AP) -- Cleveland guard J.R. Smith left the Cavaliers' against the Toronto Raptors on Monday night with a left knee injury.Share Tweet
Behold Everything Beautiful And Ugly About DeMarcus Cousinsdeadspin.com 11 hours agoThe Knicks and the Kings played last night at Madison Square Garden, and at least for those of us who live in New York, it was a far more entertaining spectacle than the shit-ass game between the Giants and Steelers that it overlapped with for most of t…Share Tweetdimemag.com 11 hours agoGetty Image Al Horford was one of the biggest targets for numerous teams during free agency last summer. After taking several meetings, including one with his incumbent Hawks, the All-Star forward ultimately decided to join the Boston Celtics. But it ap…Share Tweetdimemag.com 19 hours agoMatt Barnes allegedly choked a woman in a New York nightclub and is wanted for questioning by police, according to a report by TMZ. The Kings lost 106-98 to the Knicks on Sunday afternoon, and it seems Barnes went to blow off steam at Avenue Nightclub. …Share Tweet
Celtics still a mystery after first quarter of seasonESPN.com Dec 4 (yesterday)Celtics still a mystery after first quarter of seasonShare Tweet
Celtics coach Brad Stevens' advice: Buy League Pass to watch Isaiah ThomasESPN.com Dec 4 (2 days ago)Celtics coach Brad Stevens' advice: Buy League Pass to watch Isaiah ThomasShare Tweet
Jakob Poeltl Threw Down The Hammer With This Poster Dunk On Tim Hardaway Jr.dimemag.com Dec 3 (2 days ago)The Toronto Raptors had a breezy night on Saturday, dismantling the Atlanta Hawks by the stunning final score of 128-84 to send the visiting team to its ninth loss over a ten-game span. While the game was not competitive in any real way, there was a mom…Share Tweetnba.com Dec 3 (3 days ago)LeBron: 'Honeymoon stage is over' | Nets' offer sheet for Motiejunas has back-out options | Season could start earlier next year | Return date is up to JacksonShare Tweet
With eye on future, Derrick Rose driving Knicks in the presentESPN.com Dec 3 (3 days ago)With eye on future, Derrick Rose driving Knicks in the presentShare Tweet
Quiet Al Horford has his loudest night in a Celtics uniformESPN.com Dec 3 (3 days ago)Quiet Al Horford has his loudest night in a Celtics uniformShare Tweetyahoo.com Dec 2 (4 days ago)After seeing their white-hot start to the 2016-17 NBA season stall with three straight losses, capped by a wild Tuesday night defeat that saw them blow an 18-point lead to the Brooklyn Nets, we’ve spent the last week wondering what’s wrong with the Los …Share Tweet
Sixers' Joel Embiid, Nuggets' Jamal Murray named Rookies of the Monthnba.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)NEW YORK -- The Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid and the Denver Nuggets' Jamal Murray today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for games played in October and November.Share Tweet
Metta World Peace Thinks Tracy McGrady Was Once As Good As Kobe And MJGetty Image The rule of exciting young teams in the NBA is that they need one elder statesmen on the team to be a sounding board and source of history and context when the kids come asking for advice. The Sixers ignored this maxim, give or take one Elto…Share TweetThe New York Knicks, bless their hearts, are still trying to figure it out. At 9-9, they’ve napped their way through the first month of the season, or at least they’ve been distracted from their on-court goals by ridiculous off-court drama. Either way, …Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)Nerlens Noel looks to the future. (Getty Images) Nerlens Noel is part of the basketball consciousness again, but not as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers. There’s a bullet to that point, since he was assigned Wednesday to the team’s D-League affiliate …Share Tweetnba.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)Never-say-die Westbrook powers win | Lue, Smith discuss Terry incident | Crowder's plea for Celtics' defense | Simmons as PG?Share Tweet
The Kings Twitter Account Went On A Sixers Trolling Spree Over Their Court’s Moisture IssuesDedicated. pic.twitter.com/Zj8pa88fV5 — CSN Philly (@CSNPhilly) December 1, 2016 The game between the Sacramento Kings and Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night was postponed due to an inordinate amount of moisture on the Wells Fargo Center court. The t…Share Tweet
Melo steals a win for the Knicks on KAT's monster nightyahoo.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)Karl-Anthony Towns reacts to another disappointing Timberwolves loss. (Associated Press) Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns made a bold statement after his team’s 112-103 loss to the Utah Jazz on Monday night, claiming that he had to eleva…Share TweetKarl-Anthony Towns reacts to another disappointing Timberwolves loss. (Associated Press) Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns made a bold statement after his team’s 112-103 loss to the Utah Jazz on Monday night, claiming that he had to eleva…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.