Despite getting outscored by the Sacramento Kings 36-33 in the first quarter of Friday night’s game, LeBron James unleashed a furious slam with four and half minutes remaining in the quarter. Watch as ‘Bron bangs it on poor Kings rookie Ben McLemore. As…
LeBron & Wade Wheelbarrow Videobomb Chris BoshUpdated 6 hours ago Share TweetThe Heat were at it again on their home floor, videobombing Chris Bosh as he was being interviewed following the Heat’s 122-103 win at home against the Kings on Friday night. It should be noted that Bosh started all this as his more famous Heat mates, D…Share TweetWill Danny Granger's return boost the Pacers or should they consider trading their former star?Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetJames Harden played Wednesday night against the Chicago Bulls despite suffering a high ankle sprain in Sunday's game against the Sacramento Kings.Source: ESPN.com
Is There A Changed Rudy Gay In Sacramento?Updated Dec 16 (5 days ago) Share TweetSince coming over from Toronto, Rudy Gay has played in two games for the Kings, and they’re 1-1 in those games after last night’s 106-91 victory over the visiting Rockets. Sunday night was Gay’s introduction to the raucous fans in Sacramento, a city tha…
Ten Before Tip: Sunday's top newsUpdated Dec 15 (5 days ago) Share Tweet? The Suns' dual point-guard starting backcourt of Goran Dragic and Eric Bledsoe will have to contend with the bigger backcourt of Seth Curry and Klay Thompson. The Warriors' pair averaged a combined 44.2 points, the NBA's highest-scoring backcourt. At …
Suns Swat & Nutmeg DeMarcus Cousins In 4th-Straight WinUpdated Dec 14 Share TweetThe Phoenix Suns are the second-hottest team in basketball. While Oklahoma City has won five-straight, the Suns have won their last four, and many people were predicting before the season they wouldn’t win that many before 2014. On Friday night, three d…
Ten Before Tip: News from Friday nightUpdated Dec 13 Share Tweet? Swingman Jimmy Butler will return to the Bulls lineup after missing the past 11 games with a toe injury on his right foot. "He's a go," said Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau, who added Butler would start. Thibodeau wasnt sure what he'd be able to e…
Sink Or Swim? Breaking Down The NBA Playoff Chances For 10 Potential Tanking TeamsUpdated Dec 12 Share TweetIn basketball, one thing is guaranteed: someone will win and someone will lose. This season, it appears the entire Eastern Conference (save Indiana and Miami) are playing Twisted Metal and driving tanks, trying to see which team can blow up the quickest…Share TweetThe Sacramento Kings are playing without their new acquisitions -- Rudy Gay, Quincy Acy and Aaron Gray -- against the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night.Share Tweet? Warriors coach Mark Jackson said center Jermaine O'Neal is expected to miss tonight's contest due to a sprained right wrist. Forward Draymond Green (sprained left ankle) should be available, as will newly signed big man Hilton Armstrong, who came up f…
Bryan Colangelo offers praise to the Kings and a sly dig at the Raptors following the Rudy Gay dealUpdated Dec 10 Share TweetMaple Leaf Sports and Entertainment CEO Tim Leiweke initially decided to put together a strange arrangement last spring, replacing longtime Toronto Raptors general manager Bryan Colangelo with the man who used to work as his second in command, reigning …Source: yahoo.comShare TweetWhile Rudy Gay moving to the Sacramento Kings was the headline news of the big seven-player trade agreed to Sunday and completed Monday, the swap also sent Kings starting point guard Greivis Vasquez back east to the Toronto Raptors, elevating Isaiah Tho…Share TweetForwards Derrick Favors and Marvin Williams have been ruled out for Utah's game against the Sacramento Kings.Share Tweet? Tonight's coaches, Dallas' Rick Carlisle and Portland's Terry Stotts, were together on the Mavericks' staff from 2008-12 ? Carlisle as head coach, Stotts as his chief assistant. Is tonight any more of an emotional game for either coach? "I have a…
Meeks' late 3s lift Lakers over KingsUpdated Dec 7 Share TweetJodie Meeks made two huge 3-pointers in the final minutes to finish with 19 points, lifting the Los Angeles Lakers past the Sacramento Kings 106-100 on Friday night in what is expected to their last game before Kobe Bryant returns.Source: ESPN.com
Ten Before Tip: Nightly news from around the leagueUpdated Dec 6 Share Tweet? After missing the Kings 97-95 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday with sprained right ankle, Kings center DeMarcus Cousins is expected to return to action tonight against Los Angeles. "He's fine," coach Michael Malone said in pregam…
LeBron Posterizes Ben McLemoreDec 20LeBron James drives in and finishes with the monstrous dunk over Ben McLemore.
Heat Burn KingsDec 20Chris Bosh had a team-high 25 points in the Heat's 122-103 win over the Kings.
Heat Burn KingsDec 20SportsCenter Highlight of the Night: Chris Bosh had a team-high 25 points in the Heat's 122-103 win over the Kings.
Korver's 3s Lead Hawks Past KingsDec 18Kyle Korver made eight three-pointers in the Hawks' 124-107 win over the Kings.
Ian Thomsen: Will Pistons' grand experiment work in small-ball era?Dec 20Andre Drummond doesn't quite understand the meaning of his newfound role. "When I was growing up," said Drummond, the 20-year-old center of the Pistons, "it was Shaq's era, and it was Dwight Howard when he first started down in Orlando."
Chicago Bulls not seeking trade for Luol DengDec 20Despite a season that has been wrecked by injuries, the Chicago Bulls are determined not to trade impending free-agent forward Luol Deng, sources told ESPN.com.
Bill Simmons on Week 16 in the NFLDec 20The return of the unholy marriage of the Sports Guy's mailbox and NFL picks — Week 16 edition.
Lee Jenkins: Kobe's latest injury opens door for Lakers to rebuildDec 19In the NBA, circa 2013, every day is Opposite Day. You trade a 23-year-old All-Star point guard for a rookie center with a torn ACL and are hailed as a genius. You sign players who are awful over ones who are average. You yearn to be like Milwaukee, wit…