NBA Southeast News and Rumors
Watch Dwyane Wade Drop Season-High 42 Points In Loss To Jazz
dimemag.com Updated Dec 18 (yesterday)
In Wednesday night’s matchup against the Utah Jazz, the Miami Heat used its 11th different starting lineup in 26 games. Chris Bosh remained sidelined with a calf strain for the third straight outing, while Josh McRoberts awaits upcoming surgery to a tor…Upvote Share Tweet
Dime Q&A: Brendan Haywood On The Cavs, LeBron, Playing With MJ, His Contract & Moredimemag.com Dec 18 (yesterday)Being comfortable in one’s skin can be a difficult task, but veteran center Brendan Haywood from the Cleveland Cavaliers has mastered the art. He’s a throwback type of center. You know, the type that likes to rebound, block shots and stay close to the b…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Kelly Olynyk Shows Off Surprising Hops With Dunk On Kyle O’Quinndimemag.com Dec 17 (yesterday)Kelly Olynyk, high-flier? Evidently. Watch the short-armed, normally ground-bound Boston Celtics big man launch from just inside the dotted line for a dunk on Kyle O’Quinn in his team’s 109-92 win over the Orlando Magic. Can’t say we saw that one coming…Upvote Share Tweet
Hawks send Cavaliers to 'embarrassing' lossESPN.com Dec 17 (yesterday)Shelvin Mack scored a career-high 24 points, and the Atlanta Hawks routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-98 on Wednesday night for their 11th victory in 12 games.Upvote Share Tweet
Watch LeBron James Drop Thabo Sefolosha With Ankle-Breaking Crossoverdimemag.com Dec 17 (yesterday)Thabo Sefolosha was bothering LeBron James, and The King didn’t like it. How he reacted was flat-out cruel. Watch LeBron drop Sefolosha to the floor with an ankle-breaking crossover before finding Matthew Dellavedova for a three-pointer. We realize Jame…Upvote Share Tweet
Cavs' Love to play; Hawks' Teague outnba.com Dec 17 (2 days ago)Cavaliers forward Kevin Love, who missed the team's morning shootaround with flu-like symptoms, will play against Atlanta.Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Dwyane Wade Puts Jarrett Jack On Spin Cycle For Crafty Reverse Layupdimemag.com Dec 17 (2 days ago)Who needs elite explosiveness when you have craft and nuance like this? Watch Dwyane Wade lull Jarrett Jack to sleep before quickly spinning out of a post-up for sick a reverse layup in the Miami Heat’s 95-91 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday. Easy.…Upvote Share TweetA leaky roof caused Tuesday night's Miami Heat-Brooklyn Nets game to be delayed 31 minutes.Upvote Share Tweet
Videos: John Wall Cooks On Zach LaVine, Mo Williams En Route To 21 Points, 17 Dimesdimemag.com Dec 16 (3 days ago)If John Wall keeps this up, it’s only a matter of time until he emerges as a legitimate MVP candidate. For the highlights of an utterly dominant 21-point, 17-assist outing in a win versus the Minnesota Timberwolves, watch the Washington Wizards supersta…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 16 (3 days ago)Washington Wizards point guard Andre Miller has a sterling reputation as a floor leader, a crafty veteran who knows how to manipulate defenses and make the right passes to the right guys at the right times. What the 38-year-old Miller definitely doesn't…Upvote Share Tweet
Wizards' Pierce out with sore right toenba.com Dec 16 (3 days ago)Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce was declared out of Tuesday's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves with a sore right toe.Upvote Share Tweet
GiF: Kyle Lowry’s Handle Beguiles Victor Oladipodimemag.com Dec 16 (3 days ago)Second year guard Victor Oladipo has been one of the better perimeter defenders since coming into the league. He’s big, and he’s blocked some big names who thought they could take advantage of a young fella. That’s what made this third quarter sequence …Upvote Share TweetThe injury bug continues to make its presence known throughout the league this season, as it set it sights on the Miami Heat. Already reeling with injury woes to the team’s superstars, Chris Bosh (strained calf) and Dwyane Wade (illness), news emerged t…Upvote Share TweetOut with the old, in with the new? With Kobe Bryant and Dwyane Wade clearly on the decline and Chris Paul on the downward trend of his prime, there’s an opportunity for James Harden and John Wall to emerge as the best players at their respective positio…Upvote Share Tweet
“What I’ve Done” Mix Highlights LeBron James Back In Clevelanddimemag.com Dec 15 (4 days ago)Through 22 games, the Cleveland Cavaliers are only 13-9. While that’s a long way from the world beaters many thought they’d become with the additions of LeBron James and Kevin Love in the offseason, James is still averaging 25.5 points, 7.6 assists and …Upvote Share TweetThe Miami Heat are bracing for being without leading scorer Chris Bosh a few more games, as he recovers from a left calf strain that sidelined him for Sunday's loss to Chicago.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Dec 14 (5 days ago)Should Kobe Bryant score nine points in tonight’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, the Los Angeles Lakers legend will pass Michael Jordan for third on the league’s all-time scoring list. Barring a turnaround of epic proportions at some point in …Upvote Share Tweet
Wall, Wizards end Clips' 9-game win streakESPN.com Dec 12 (7 days ago)The first John Wall-Chris Paul showdown of the season turned into a mismatch as the Washington Wizards snapped the Los Angeles Clippers' nine-game winning streak with a 104-96 victory.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Dec 12Maybe if those within the Los Angeles Lakers organization had a better grasp of their team’s reality, they’d be more inclined to admitting the merits of tanking. In wake of Magic Johnson saying that he hopes the purple-and-gold “lose every game,” owner …Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 11By now, it’s been proven that Magic Johnson is just about as duplicitous as it gets when it comes to his on-record opinion about the Los Angeles Lakers. Johnson rode former Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni for two years without showing a scintilla of class, c…Upvote Share TweetThe Atlanta Hawks have hired Nzinga Shaw as the team's first chief diversity and inclusion officer.Upvote Share Tweet
Hints of Tim DuncanDec 1976ers coach Brett Brown on the status of the prized, injured big man Joel Embiid.
Hornets Pull Stephenson Off Trading BlockDec 19Ramona Shelburne discusses why the Charlotte Hornets have decided to keep guard Lance Stephenson for now.
Who Will Be Rookie Of The Year?Dec 18With Jabari Parker out for the season, David Thorpe says it is Andrew Wiggins' award to lose.
Celtics Take Down MagicDec 17Kelly Olynyk scored 15 points off the bench in the Celtics' 109-92 win.
Sources: Rondo gives Mavs edge with O'NealDec 19The acquisition of Rajon Rondo has given the Dallas Mavericks an undeniable edge in the race to lure veteran big man Jermaine O'Neal back to the NBA, according to league sources.
Rajon Rondo trade from Boston Celtics to Dallas Mavericks 'on course' to h…Dec 18A source with knowledge of the Rajon Rondo trade talks says a "deal is on course to happen tonight."
Every NBA Team's Chance Of Winning A Title By 2019Dec 18I can see Madison Square Garden from my Manhattan apartment. This year, the arena installed along the exterior columns of the building -- blue, red a...
Rajon Rondo subject of Boston Celtics-Dallas Mavericks trade talksDec 17The Boston Celtics, after years of flirting with potential Rajon Rondo deals, are in substantive discussions on a trade that would send Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks, according to league sources.