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LeBron And The Cavs Got So Bored Beating The Knicks They Played The Water Bottle Challenge
dimemag.com Updated 10 hours ago
When you're playing the Knicks and up 29, you play flip the water bottle. Lol, the Cavs pic.twitter.com/eWnne023Mt — Renato Mazariegos (@RPMSports18) December 8, 2016 LeBron James got so bored demolishing the New York Knicks on Wednesday night that he a…Share Tweet
Butler's struggles in the 4th quarter underscore a larger issue for Bulls -- a bad benchESPN.com 11 hours agoButler's struggles in the 4th quarter underscore a larger issue for Bulls -- a bad benchShare Tweet
Kemba Walker Schooled Two Pistons Defenders En Route To The Acrobatic Layupdimemag.com 14 hours agoKemba Walker is a New York City point guard to the core. He regularly puts defenders on skates with a flashy array of dribbling moves, yet he rarely gets mentioned among the top echelon of the league’s best ball-handlers. It’s about time for that to cha…Share Tweet
Knicks' Derrick Rose (back pain) out vs. Cavaliersnba.com 14 hours agoNEW YORK (AP) -- Derrick Rose is missing the New York Knicks' game against Cleveland because of lower back pain.Share Tweet
Tony Parker is '50-50' for Thursday's matchup against the BullsESPN.com Dec 7 (yesterday)Tony Parker is '50-50' for Thursday's matchup against the BullsShare TweetKnicks president Phil Jackson is being cryptic again. (AP) Three weeks after referring to LeBron James’ friends and business partners as his “posse,” sparking a backlash from the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar over what he took as the disrespectful use o…Share Tweet
Cavs' Smith sidelined with hyperextended left kneenba.com Dec 6 (yesterday)CLEVELAND (AP) -- Cavaliers starting shooting guard J.R. Smith will miss at least one game -- and probably more -- with a hyperextended left knee.Share Tweet
Reggie Jackson Didn’t Need To Look To Find Andre Drummond With A Gorgeous Overhead PassThe Detroit Pistons managed to stay afloat while their point guard and offensive leader, Reggie Jackson, missed the first 21 games of the 2016-2017 season due to an injury. Now, the Pistons are wasting no time in having fun on the court and Jackson is i…Share TweetLarry Bird slides head first under the scorer’s table after a loose ball during the first half of a mid-January Celtics-Pacers game in 1984. (AP) This summer will mark the 25th anniversary of Larry Bird’s retirement from professional basketball. The Leg…Share Tweet
CJ Miles’ Wife Is Praying That Draymond Green Doesn’t Kick Her Husband In The BallsGetty Image C.J. Miles is a member of the Indiana Pacers. On Monday night, the Pacers played the Golden State Warriors, who have Draymond Green on their roster. Green is known for kicking opponents in the genitals (and other areas), and no one likes to …Share Tweet
The Pistons Have Created An Innovative Online Game That Lets You Take On Their PlayersThe NBA and its teams are always trying to find new ways to draw in fans. Doing so means pushing the limits of technology and how we take in all our various stimuli. Whether it’s through VR, streaming video, quickly edited highlights, social apps like T…Share TweetGetty Image The Cleveland Cavaliers are set to take on the New York Knicks on Wednesday night, but the team won’t all be together on Tuesday night as some of the players asked to make their own hotel accommodations — including LeBron James. The Cavalier…Share TweetSan Antonio Spurs big man Davis Bertans earned his first career ejection in the NBA. (Getty Images) Davis Bertans doesn’t look like a typical NBA enforcer. If not for the patchy scruff on his face and him ducking under doors, the redhead’s lanky frame a…Share Tweet
Khloe Kardashian Profanely Ethered A Fan For Suggesting She Was To Blame For The Cavs’ Strugglesdimemag.com Dec 6 (2 days ago)Getty Image Khloe Kardashian and Cleveland Cavaliers big man Tristan Thompson have been dating for quite some time now and there have been whispers that there is something of a sporting curse for athletes (i.e. Reggie Bush, Kris Humphries, Lamar Odom, e…Share TweetThompson makes history | DeRozan as the next Kobe Bryant | Bulls downplay Rondo suspension | Hawks make a lineup changeShare TweetESPN.com Dec 6 (2 days ago)Bulls trying to move past latest Rajon Rondo incidentShare Tweet
Cavs Win Second StraightMar 20LeBron James scored a game-high 29 points in the Cavs' 95-92 win over the Pacers.
Nets Outlast BucksMar 20The Nets needed triple overtime to beat the Bucks 129-127 in Brooklyn.
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.
Cavs Continue Home DominanceMar 18Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving each posted double-doubles as the Cavs captured their 14th straight win at home with a 117-92 victory over the Nets.