Archive for the ‘NBA’ Category

Bulls go down in flames; is Thibodeau next?

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

With their backs up against the wall against the Cavaliers on Thursday night, the Bulls looked like the fat and/or skinny kid in dodgeball. Despite Cleveland missing two of its top three players -- one of them for the entire series -- Chicago proved to be a much easier out ...

Meet David Blatt, bold fighter pilot

Monday, May 11th, 2015

A day after committing a pair of decisions that would have been characterized as "boners" back in the day when they weren't just a thing in your pants, Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt was on the defensive trying to justify his actions against the Bulls late in Game 4 of ...

Kevin Love has surgery, is out four to six months

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Most saw this coming when Kevin Love was injured in Game 4 of the Cleveland Cavaliers' series against the Boston Celtics. On Wednesday, Love had surgery to repair his dislocated left shoulder and he is expected to miss the next four to six months. This is a huge blow for the ...

Rockets dead horse emoji doesn’t go over so well

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Sports teams try to use Twitter as a way to be edgy and funny since younger fans tend to use that medium, and it's old peoples understanding that young people enjoy things that are edgy and funny. Some teams, the Los Angeles Kings and Atlanta Hawks being among the most notable, ...

2015 NBA Draft final early entries list

Sunday, April 26th, 2015

The deadline for underclassmen to make themselves eligible for the 2015 NBA Draft has passed and now we know what this year's class will look like. A whopping 44 collegiate players gave up further eligibility to enter this year's draft and that comes on top of the seniors already eligible ...

2015 NBA Draft early entries list

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

The 2014 NBA Draft is still months away, but with the college basketball season over we’re starting to get a look and what this year’s draft class will look like. Below is an updated list of early entrants who have declared themselves available for this year’s draft, which will take place on ...

Jahlil Okafor will enter 2015 NBA Draft

Thursday, April 9th, 2015

Well that didn't take long. Just a few days after leading the Duke Blue Devils to an NCAA title, freshman center Jahlil Okafor has announced he will enter the 2015 NBA Draft. The 6-foot-11 All-American announced his intentions on Thursday and Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski referred to it as ...

Video: Stephon Marbury posterized in CBA Finals

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Raise your hand if you knew Stephon Marbury was still playing basketball...that's what I thought. Marbury is, in fact, continuing his career in the Chinese Basketball Association for the Beijing Ducks. The Ducks are currently in the CBA Finals and on Tuesday night he wound up on the wrong end ...