NBA Atlantic News and Rumors
Charlotte, Brooklyn and Detroit are all fighting for the Worst Playoff Seed Everyahoo.com Updated 4 hours agoFor whatever reason, the “contenders” that are “fightin’” for the final playoff spots in the Eastern Conference’s pathetic playoff bracket want us to notice them. Be it by trade discussions, terribly unfortunate injuries, or coaching intrigue, the below…Upvote Share TweetThe New York Knicks have signed guard Langston Galloway for the remainder of the season.Upvote Share Tweet
Sixers to stay in New Orleans due to weathernba.com 23 hours agoThe winter storm pounding the Northeast with snow means an extra night in the Big Easy for the Philadelphia 76ers.Upvote Share Tweet
76ers' Carter-Williams (ill) out vs. Pelicansnba.com Jan 26 (yesterday)Philadelphia coach Brett Brown says guard Michael Carter-Williams is sick and unable to play at New Orleans.Upvote Share Tweet
Brooklyn Nets evaluating future of Lionel Hollins, playersESPN.com Jan 26 (yesterday)The Brooklyn Nets, increasingly worried about a recent lack of competitiveness, have launched an in-season evaluation of various facets of the team, including new coach Lionel Hollins, according to league sources.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 26 (yesterday)The NBA and the forces of Mother Nature may have just banded together to help Sacramento’s NBA draft status. As expected, the league postponed Monday night’s Brooklyn Nets/Portland Trail Blazers and New York Knicks/Sacramento Kings games due to the bliz…Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Jan 26 (yesterday)NBA TV will feature the Oklahoma City Thunder and Kevin Durant, as they attempt to climb into playoff position, hosting the Minnesota Timberwolves and Andrew Wiggins tonight, Monday, Jan. 26, at 8 p.m. ET. The Timberwolves/Thunder matchup will replace t…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 26 (yesterday)With one of the largest snowstorms in recent history bearing down on the New York City area, the NBA has postponed the New York Knicks' and Brooklyn Nets' home games scheduled for Monday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Monday’s Nets-Blazers Game In Brooklyn Postponed Due To Blizzarddimemag.com Jan 26 (yesterday)Unfortunately, authority of the Basketball Gods pales in comparison to that of Mother Nature. According to a report, the NBA has postponed tonight’s game between the Brooklyn Nets and Portland Trail Blazers as a historic blizzard dawns on the Northeaste…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Kyle Lowry Fools Pistons By Feigning Timeoutdimemag.com Jan 26 (yesterday)This isn’t standard, but a layup by Kyle Lowry with a little under four minutes to go in the first quarter in last night’s Raptors-Pistons game only happened after he lulled Detroit into thinking he was about to call a timeout. Lowry’s switch-up has bee…Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Hornets, Nets Talking Lance Stephenson, Joe Johnson Swapdimemag.com Jan 25 (yesterday)The “untradeable” Joe Johhnson just might be on the move again. According to a report, the Brooklyn Nets are discussing a deal that would send the seven-time All-Star to the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for Lance Stephenson. The news is courtesy of Yah…Upvote Share Tweet
Curry, Warriors win 19th straight at homeESPN.com Jan 25 (yesterday)Stephen Curry had 22 points and 11 assists, Klay Thompson scored 31 points and the Golden State Warriors beat the Boston Celtics 114-111 on Sunday night for their 19th consecutive home win.Upvote Share Tweet
Nets' Johnson playing through tendinitisESPN.com Jan 25 (2 days ago)Brooklyn Nets swingman Joe Johnson revealed he has recently been playing through tendinitis.Upvote Share Tweet
Defense, Played The 76ers Waydeadspin.com Jan 24 (3 days ago)Anybody want to guard Jeff Green? Anybody? No?Read more...Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Jan 24 (3 days ago)New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher said Carmelo Anthony and Jose Calderon will sit out Saturday night against the Charlotte Hornets.Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Jan 24 (4 days ago)Kobe Bryant’s injury sets up an interesting spring and summer for the Lakers and Knicks featuring two adversaries, Jim Buss and Jackson.Upvote Share Tweet
Davis Fuels Pelicans To Fourth Straight WinJan 26Anthony Davis scored 32 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in the Pelicans' 25-point win over the 76ers.
Davis Sky-High For SlamJan 26Pelicans center Anthony Davis finishes the lobbed ball with a one-handed slam versus the 76ers.
Warriors Win 19th Straight At HomeJan 25Stephen Curry had 22 points and 11 assists to lead the Warriors past the Celtics 114-111.
Raptors Hold Off PistonsJan 25DeMar DeRozan scored 25 points with six rebounds to help the Raptors beat the Pistons 114-110.
Windhorst: LeBron must manage his minutesJan 27While Kobe Bryant provides the cautionary tale, the Cavs would be wise to emulate the Spurs' management of Tim Duncan for LeBron James, writes Brian Windhorst.
Brooklyn Nets evaluating future of Lionel Hollins, playersJan 26The Brooklyn Nets, increasingly worried about a recent lack of competitiveness, have launched an in-season evaluation of various facets of the team, including new coach Lionel Hollins, according to league sources.
Sources -- Dallas Mavericks confident they will eventually sign veteran ce…Jan 26The Dallas Mavericks are confident they are inching closer to the eventual signing of veteran center Jermaine O'Neal, according to team sources.
NBA - Adande: Kobe Bryant pays price for what greatness requiresJan 24The pursuit of greatness made Kobe Bryant push his body to the brink, writes J.A. Adande.