NBA Central News and Rumors
dimemag.com Updated 3 hours ago
USA TODAY Sports Let’s go back to 2010. An NBA Finals matchup between Kobe Bryant and LeBron James seemed a near-certainty. Kobe’s Lakers were the best in the West, and LeBron’s Cavaliers had seemingly only the specter of the Boston Celtics to defeat fo…Share Tweet
The University Of Akron Is Honoring LeBron James With A Bobbleheaddimemag.com 18 hours agoWe are proud to announce our 2016 bobblehead series, featuring LeBron James, Dru Joyce, and Romeo Travis. #ZipsUnite pic.twitter.com/mq7ts3Btk4 — Akron Zips MBB (@ZipsMBB) February 11, 2016 If you’re a Cleveland Cavaliers fan with nothing to do on March…Share Tweet
The Pacers Will Be Crashing A Date On The Next Episode Of ‘The Bachelor’dimemag.com Feb 11 (yesterday)Getty Image ABC’s The Bachelor is one of America’s finest comedies because it takes social dating, makes it completely one-sided and then tries to cram true love into the occasion. But what ends up happening is a bunch of people get drunk, talk smack ab…Share Tweet
Where Are They Now? Hunting Down The Specter Of The 1996-1998 Chicago Bullsdimemag.com Feb 11 (yesterday)Getty Image The endlessly precocious Golden State Warriors are trying to accomplish something that many people thought would be impossible: tying or beating the Chicago Bulls’ single-season win record of 72-10. They’ve been on pace to do so for most of …Share Tweet
Changes are needed for Bulls team with broken spiritESPN.com Feb 11 (yesterday)Changes are needed for Bulls team with broken spiritShare TweetCleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love left Wednesday night's game against the Los Angeles Lakers after reinjuring his surgically repaired left shoulder and did not return, but he said afterward he doesn't expect to miss any more time .Share TweetPistons retire Billups' No. 1 at half vs. NuggetsShare Tweetdimemag.com Feb 10 (yesterday)Cavaliers' LeBron James drops Lakers' D'Angelo Russell with below-the-belt pass pic.twitter.com/7K2piMMNmi — Ben Golliver (@BenGolliver) February 11, 2016 Well, this doesn’t look like any fun. During the third quarter of Wednesday’s game between the Cav…Share Tweet
Rose back in Bulls' lineup against Hawks after missing gamenba.com Feb 10 (yesterday)Derrick Rose is in the Chicago Bulls' lineup Wednesday against the Atlanta Hawks after missing a game because of soreness.Share Tweet
Lakers Fans Will Love The Reason Pau Gasol Was So Thrilled To Be Named An All-Star Replacementdimemag.com Feb 10 (yesterday)Getty Image When the Bulls announced Monday that Jimmy Butler would be out three to four weeks with a knee strain, there was a silver lining: Pau Gasol would take his place at the All-Star game in Toronto. And for good reason. Gasol is averaging 17 poin…Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 10 (2 days ago)Ahead of Wednesday night's meeting between the Los Angeles Lakers and Cleveland Cavaliers — the first of two matchups between the two clubs in the next month, and Kobe Bryant's final visit to Ohio before he retires at the end of this season — ESPN.com's…Share Tweetdimemag.com Feb 10 (2 days ago)Getty Image Well, this would certainly have made for an interesting time in the NBA. According to a report from ESPN.com, the Lakers once made an inquiry to the Cavaliers about trading Kobe Bryant for LeBron James in 2007 in what would have been the tra…Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 10 (2 days ago)The ability to stay calm and collected in big moments is considered one of the greatest virtues an NBA athlete can possess. Members of the Milwaukee Bucks and Boston Celtics will wonder exactly what caused them to lose their composure in the final secon…Share 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.