NBA Southwest News and Rumors
Marc Gasol takes frustrations out on clothing, rips jersey during Grizzlies-Kingsyahoo.com 4 hours agoIt's been a frustrating few weeks for Marc Gasol. He's seen his Memphis Grizzlies, one of the league's most brutalizing and dominant squads through the first 3 1/2 months of the season, stumbling around .500 since the All-Star break, with in-fighting an…Share Tweet
Cousins sits vs. Grizzlies; Kings mull optionsESPN.com 5 hours agoKings center DeMarcus Cousins missed Monday's 97-83 loss to the Grizzlies to rest nagging injuries as the team contemplates shutting down the All-Star big man for the rest of the season.Share TweetHouston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley will undergo surgery Tuesday to repair a torn ligament in his left wrist and will miss the remainder of the season, the team said.Share Tweet
GM Morey: Rockets can 'beat anybody' in a seriesESPN.com 23 hours agoHouston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey said Sunday night he thinks his team can win the NBA title.Share Tweet
Miles, Pacers chase Mavs to stay in playoff huntESPN.com Mar 30 (yesterday)C.J. Miles scored 28 points and made a key 3-pointer with a minute left to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Dallas Mavericks 104-99 on Sunday night.Share Tweet
Spurs rout Griz for 13th win in last 16 gamesESPN.com Mar 29 (yesterday)Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 10 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs cruised to a 103-89 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday.Share Tweet
Mavericks' Ellis, Barea out vs. Pacersnba.com Mar 29 (yesterday)Dallas will face Indiana on Sunday without leading scorer Monta Ellis and J.J. Barea.Share Tweet
Harden's 24 help Rockets hold off WizardsESPN.com Mar 29 (yesterday)One game after clinching a playoff berth, the Rockets delayed the Wizards' bid to secure their own spot, beating Washington 99-91 Sunday behind James Harden's 24 points.Share Tweet
East-best Hawks rest starters against Hornetsnba.com Mar 28 (2 days ago)The Atlanta Hawks are sitting all five starters against the Charlotte Hornets one night after clinching the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs.Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)The Washington Wizards have had a disappointing second half of the season, but the continued strong play of John Wall has been a saving grace. Although not without his share of stinkers, the All-Star point guard has played up to his reputation and kept …Share Tweet
Mavs' Ellis hurt; Cuban bemoans non-callsESPN.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)After an inadvertent knee injured Mavericks shooting guard Monta Ellis in a 94-76 loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Friday, a frustrated Mark Cuban publicly complained about the lack of respect that Dallas' leading scorer receives from referees.Share TweetConventional NBA wisdom says that a team that has not made the conference since 1976, is led by a head coach who had never served on any staff prior to this season, and boasts zero players with any NBA Finals appearances does not have the experience to …Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 26 (4 days ago)Despite an impressive victory against the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday night, no team’s win percentage has fallen so sharply in the second half of the season as the Dallas Mavericks', who transformed from a team that won two-thirds of its games to a .50…Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 26 (4 days ago)The Cleveland Cavaliers destroyed the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, slicing and dicing the NBA's third-stingiest defense to the tune of 111 points, 30 assists on 43 made field goals and 14 3-pointers, rolling up a 29-point lead on the road again…Share Tweet
Nets' Young has strained knee, out vs. CavsESPN.com Mar 26 (4 days ago)Brooklyn Nets power forward Thaddeus Young suffered a left knee strain in Wednesday night's win over the Charlotte Hornets, an MRI revealed.Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 26 (5 days ago)Tim Duncan's been an awful lot of things in his illustrious 18-year career — an NBA champion (five times), an All-Star (15 times), the league's Most Valuable Player (two times), the NBA Finals' Most Valuable Player (three times), an All-NBA selection (1…Share Tweet
Spurs stop OKC's streak with 39-point routESPN.com Mar 26 (5 days ago)Tony Parker had 21 points and six assists, and the San Antonio Spurs stopped Oklahoma City's four-game winning streak with a runaway 130-91 victory over the Thunder on Wednesday night.Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 26 (5 days ago)The Houston Rockets made it very clear that Dwight Howard's return to the court in Wednesday's visit to the New Orleans Pelicans would not find the eight-time All-Star pushing the limits of the sore right knee that had kept him out since January 23. Bas…Share Tweet
Not-So-Smart EjectionMar 20Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was ejected from the game for flagrantly punching Spurs forward Matt Bonner below the belt.
Grizzlies Take Care Of MavsMar 20The Grizzlies got double-digit points from seven players in a 112-101 win over the Mavericks.
Warriors Cruise Past Shorthanded PelicansMar 20Playing without Anthony Davis, the Pelicans fell to the Warriors, who got 22 points from Harrison Barnes in a 112-96 win.
Spurs Rout CelticsMar 20Five Spurs scored in double figures in San Antonio's 101-89 win over Boston.
Chad Ford's Big BoardMar 30CHAD FORD'S BIG BOARD
ESPN NowMar 30Of NBA Insider Chad Ford's top 30 players, nine will play in the Final Four. The players: (1) Jahlil Okafor, (2) Karl-Anthony Towns, (7) Willie Cauley...
ESPN NowMar 28Seven of the top 21 players at the top of Chad Ford's draft Big Board are in action tonight.
Chad Ford's Big BoardMar 28CHAD FORD'S BIG BOARD