NBA Southeast News and Rumors
Dominique Wilkins Tells Us He ‘Probably’ Should’ve Won The ’88 Dunk Contest Over Michael Jordan
dimemag.com Updated Oct 20 (3 days ago)
Getty Image There haven’t been many basketball players like Dominique Wilkins. The former star for the Atlanta Hawks and 2006 inductee into the Basketball Hall of Fame is one of the greatest dunkers of all-time, an uncanny mix of devastating power and a…Share Tweet
nba.com Oct 22 (yesterday)Silver speaks to reporters | Heat hanging on to Dragic | Can the Grizz still grit and grind? | Kerr not a fan of anonymous quotesShare TweetGetty Image Welcome to Hoop Dreams, a season preview unlike any other you’ll read before the 2016-17 season tips off. The premise is simple. We’ll be providing 30 of these fictional forays because it simply stinks that only one team can win the title ea…Share Tweetnba.com Oct 19 (4 days ago)Kerr shrugs off Barkley's talk | Sixers, Noel not discussion extension | Report: Kings, Heat discussing guard swapShare Tweetdimemag.com Oct 17 (6 days ago)Getty Image Welcome to Hoop Dreams, a season preview unlike any other you’ll read before the 2016-17 season tips off. The premise is simple. We’ll be providing 30 of these fictional forays because it simply stinks that only one team can win the title ea…Share Tweet
Washington Wizards Ian Mahinmi out 4-6 weeks after knee surgerynba.com Oct 15WASHINGTON -- Washington Wizards center Ian Mahinmi is expected to miss four to six weeks after undergoing knee surgery.Share Tweetnba.com Oct 15J.R. returns to Cavs | Steve Kerr has options in Golden State | Gregg Popovich feels the Miami Heat's painShare Tweetdimemag.com Oct 14Getty Image Dwyane Wade decided to play for his hometown Chicago Bulls this summer at the age of 34 after spending his entire career with the Miami Heat. In 2010, Wade, LeBron James, and Chris Bosh came together to form a super team in Miami that went t…Share TweetChris Bosh and Heat owner Micky Arison. (Getty Images) The end of Chris Bosh’s career with the Miami Heat has not gone as anyone could have planned when he signed a new contract extension two summers ago. A sad story that began with blood clot issues th…Share TweetFormer Magic star Grant Hill asks for a moment of silence for the victims in the Orlando nightclub shooting before Game 5 of the NBA Finals. (Getty Images) The Orlando Magic announced plans to honor the 49 victims killed in this past June’s Pulse nightc…Share TweetThe sudden death of Miami Marlins ace pitcher Jose Fernandez in a boating accident on Sept. 25 left many in both the Major League Baseball community and the Miami community in a state of shock.Share Tweet
Hawks' Tiago Splitter out at least four weeks with hamstring strainnba.com Oct 11ATLANTA, GA (Official Release) -- Atlanta Hawks forward/center Tiago Splitter has been diagnosed with a grade 2 hamstring strain, which he sustained in a recent practice. An MRI taken yesterday at the Emory Orthopaedics and Spine Center revealed the inj…Share Tweet
Brandon Jennings Clashes With Casper Ware In Preseason And The MSG Crowd Loves Itdimemag.com Oct 11The Knicks’ new starting point guard, Derrick Rose, is currently embroiled in a civil case regarding sexual assault, so he missed Monday night’s preseason game against the Washington Wizards. Of course, any team with Rose and his checkered injury histor…Share Tweet
Dwyane Wade Might Finally Become A Legitimate Three-Point Threat With The Bullsdimemag.com Oct 9Getty Image Dwyane Wade has always had a tense relationship with the three-point shot. A career 28 percent shooter from beyond the arc, Wade shot a ghastly 16 percent on just 44 attempts in the 2015-16 season, his last with the Miami Heat. His resumé wi…Share Tweet
Shootaround (Oct. 9): Gasol slips into new role with Spursnba.com Oct 9Pau slips into new role | Three more years of World Peace? | Wizards like their 'non-draft pick' | Silver optimistic about CBA dealShare Tweet
NBA Top PlaysMar 20Derrick Williams' posterizing, one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
Magic Stun BlazersMar 20Victor Oladipo, Elfrid Payton and Nikola Vucevic each scored 22 points in the Magic's 111-104 win over the Blazers.
Westbrook, Thunder Topple HawksMar 20Russell Westbrook recorded his ninth triple-double of the season and the Thunder defeated the Hawks 123-115.
Wade, Heat Cruise Past NuggetsMar 20Dwyane Wade scored 20-plus points for the seventh straight game and the Heat toppled the Nuggets 108-91.