NBA Southwest News and Rumors
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Chris Bosh watches from the bench as the Miami Heat take on the Charlotte Hornets during Game 4 of the 2016 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) Well, this is crushing: Chris Bosh continues to experience complications related …Share Tweet
ESPN.com Sep 23 (2 days ago)Rockets players respect demonstrations during anthemShare Tweet
Jason Terry Declared Kawhi Leonard A ‘B-Lister’ And Said Klay Thompson’s ‘Not Leading Sh*t’dimemag.com Sep 23 (2 days ago)Getty Image After two surprisingly effective seasons with the Rockets, Jason Terry signed a free-agent deal in Milwaukee this summer, where he’ll be coached by former 2011 Mavericks teammate Jason Kidd. Terry recently appeared on Sirius XM’s NBA channel…Share Tweet
Mark Cuban Will Be Trump’s Grim Spectre Of Doom From The Front Row Of Next Week’s Debatedimemag.com Sep 23 (3 days ago)Getty Image Mark Cuban embraces the role of troll when it comes to Donald Trump, and considering how Trump has so many trolls on his side, this seems fair. The Dallas Mavericks owner has enthusiastically endorsed Hillary Clinton while labeling Trump as …Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 22 (3 days ago)Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan answers a question during an Oct. 28, 2014, news conference. (AP/Chuck Burton) Two days after a black Charlotte police officer shot and killed 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott, Charlotte Hornets owner and basketball …Share Tweet
Missing Marc Gasol Made Us Realize Just How Wonderful A Player He Really Isdimemag.com Sep 21 (5 days ago)Getty Image The Memphis Grizzlies narrowly avoided disaster this summer when they were able to lure Mike Conley back with the richest contract in NBA history. It helped that just a year prior, free agent big man Marc Gasol wasted no time re-signing with…Share TweetJames Harden rages. (Getty Images) The Houston Rockets were a hot mess last season. [Follow Dunks Don’t Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] Actually, no. The Houston Rockets were a boring mess. By and large, they weren’t that entertain…Share Tweet
Marc Gasol Used Jack Nicholson In ‘The Shining’ To Announce His Return To The NBA Hardwooddimemag.com Sep 19 (6 days ago)USA TODAY Sports Back in February, just days before the NBA’s All-Star Break, the Memphis Grizzlies’ Marc Gasol went down with a broken foot that would sideline him for the rest of the season. On Monday, the team announced that their all-world center wa…Share Tweet
Dirk Nowitzki Doesn’t Want The Hoopla Of Kobe Bryant’s Retirement Or The Obscurity Of Tim Duncan’sdimemag.com Sep 18Getty Image Throughout his storied career, Dallas Mavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki has always come off as a pretty normal, pretty regular guy. So you probably won’t be surprised to learn that he feels like when he retires — whenever that is — the whole th…Share Tweet
The NBA Is Just The Latest Organization To Profit From Martin Luther King Jr.'s Bodydeadspin.com Sep 17On Wednesday, the Memphis Grizzlies unveiled their MLK50 Pride uniform, which they will debut against the Chicago Bulls on Jan. 15, 2017, the night before Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and wear on select days throughout Black History Month. The uniform in…Share TweetGetty Image Monty Williams is returning to the NBA. Just over eight months after the tragic passing of his wife, the 44-year-old league veteran has joined the San Antonio Spurs’ front office as vice president of basketball operations. The Spurs announce…Share Tweet
Mark Cuban Just Made Donald Trump An Offer He Cannot Refuse On Twitterdimemag.com Sep 16Getty Image It’s more or less common knowledge at this point that Mark Cuban is not a fan of “jagoff” Donald Trump. The Dallas Mavericks owner has openly given Hillary Clinton campaign strategy advice in the past and even went so far as to campaign for …Share TweetThe Memphis Grizzlies unveiled new alternate uniforms on Wednesday, a new “Pride” kit that, in keeping with recent league guidelines, features short-sleeved jerseys. While the silhouette might seem similar to many of the variant looks we’ve seen introdu…Share Tweet
Whatever You Feel About Mark Cuban, Dirk Nowitzki Calls Him ‘Incredibly Loyal’dimemag.com Sep 16Getty Image Mark Cuban has owned the Dallas Mavericks since 2000 and Dirk Nowitzki has played for the team since 1998, so the two have developed a strong relationship over the past two decades. That was evident in Nowitzki’s recent contract negotiations…Share TweetGetty Image Earlier this summer, Tim Duncan announced his retirement after 19 years with the San Antonio Spurs, but his time serving the franchise might not be over. According to Buck Harvey of the San Antonio Express-News, the Spurs believe that Duncan…Share TweetESPN.com Sep 15Mavs' Nowitzki 'year by year' with careerShare Tweet
Motiejunas' agent says talks with Rockets laggingESPN.com Sep 14Motiejunas' agent says talks with Rockets laggingShare Tweetyahoo.com Sep 14Steve Clifford just wants to hook one *this* big. (Getty Images) The Charlotte Hornets are coming off of the best season in the team’s recent history, at least since the squad was established as an expansion team in 2004 and turned back into the “Hornet…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 14How deep is the Spurs bench, now that Tim Duncan is gone? (Frederick Breedon/Getty Images) Stars guide the NBA. Set your watch by LeBron James contending in June. Kevin Durant joined Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green in Golden State, and w…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.