NBA Atlantic News and Rumors
Phil Jackson addresses the media in July. (Getty Images) The civil suit against then-Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose, alleging that the former NBA MVP (working with two other friends) broke into an ex-girlfriend’s apartment after drugging her before gan…Share Tweet
yahoo.com Sep 23 (2 days ago)Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett acknowledges the crowd during a timeout in the second half of a Dec. 21, 2015, game against the Boston Celtics in Boston. (AP) Another NBA legend who has been part of basketball fans’ lives since the mid-1990…Share Tweet
The Sixers’ New Reception Desk Is An Awesome Homage To Wilt Chamberlaindimemag.com Sep 23 (2 days ago)The reception desk is made of the wood from the basketball court of Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point game. #Sixers pic.twitter.com/voupqeYa5V — Jessica Camerato (@JCameratoCSN) September 23, 2016 There are several things that are new with regards to the Phi…Share Tweet
Science Proves That Kristaps Porzingis Moves Like A Guard And Jumps Higher Than Blake Griffindimemag.com Sep 22 (3 days ago)It’s hard to know what to think about the Knicks these days. New York has more veteran talent than it’s had since the last time the organization won a playoff series, but serious questions remain about the ability of Jeff Hornacek’s team to make it thro…Share Tweet
Jeff Van Gundy: Knicks have potential to win 50 gamesESPN.com Sep 22 (3 days ago)Jeff Van Gundy: Knicks have potential to win 50 gamesShare TweetKristaps Porzingis always gets the last laugh. (AP) Like many New York Knicks draft picks before him, Kristaps Porzingis experienced something of a rude introduction to the Big Apple, as many fans in attendance at Barclays Center for the 2015 NBA draft …Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 20 (5 days ago)Carmelo Anthony smiles and shrugs. Sometimes, that’s all there is to do. (AP) The NBA offseason has brought many changes to rosters, coaching staffs, and the list of championship contenders. As we draw closer to opening night, it’s time to move our focu…Share Tweet
The Laughable Origins Of That Dumb Rumor About Russell Westbrook Getting Traded To The Knicksdimemag.com Sep 20 (5 days ago)Getty Image If you’re a big hoops fans and follow the NBA even during the depths of its offseason doldrums, there’s a pretty good chance that you’ve seen a rumor suggesting that the New York Knicks may be trading Derrick Rose and budding superstar Krist…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 19 (6 days ago)Joel Embiid gets excited at the 76ers’ 2016 Beach Bash in Avalon, N.J., on Aug. 27, 2016. (Photo via 76ers) After three absolutely dismal seasons spent sinking to the bottom of the NBA in pursuit of a treasure trove of talent at the top of the draft, th…Share TweetGetty Image Can they do it? Can the New York Knicks reverse the trends that have worked so hard against them the past three years (really the last 40 years, but who’s counting?) and return to the playoffs this season? Their “unicorn,” Kristaps Porzingis…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 16Joel Embiid gets excited at the 76ers’ 2016 Beach Bash in Avalon, N.J., on Aug. 27, 2016. (Photo via 76ers) The NBA offseason has brought many changes to rosters, coaching staffs, and the list of championship contenders. As we draw closer to opening nig…Share Tweet
Can The 7-Foot-2, 276-Pound Joel Embiid Actually Be The ‘Crown Jewel’ Of The Sixers’ Defense?dimemag.com Sep 16USA TODAY Sports Can you hear the distant song? It’s ringing through the foothills around Philadelphia, and it’s a hopeful melody accompanied by the words, “Trust the process.” That’s right, with the start of training camp about ten days away, Joel Embi…Share Tweet
Jeremy Lin’s Latest Non-Basketball Venture Is An Appearance In An Incredible Hulk Comicdimemag.com Sep 16Getty Image Jeremy Lin has had a hell of an offseason. Speaking in strictly basketball terms, Lin has been successful, landing a multi-year deal to be the starting point guard of the Brooklyn Nets. Outside of basketball, he’s had even more fun, appearin…Share TweetPhiladelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has recovered from foot injuries and should be ready to play when the team opens training camp in two weeks.Share Tweet
The Sixers Are Honoring The 1967 Championship Team With These Gorgeous Alternate Uniformsdimemag.com Sep 15We'll be rockin' this too. pic.twitter.com/xKXDOYrH4n — Philadelphia 76ers (@Sixers) September 15, 2016 As controversial as a lot of things about the Philadelphia 76ers have been over the past few years, you have to give them one thing: They’ve consiste…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 15Sam Hinkie’s on his second cup. (Getty Images) When we last heard from Sam Hinkie, he was explaining his decision to step down from his post as the president and general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers in a 13-page letter of resignation to the Sixers’…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.