Russell Westbrook has gone bananas

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

We've spent most of Russell Westbrook's career considering him to the the Oklahoma City Thunder's second banana. Now he's simply going bananas. Tasked with leading the Thunder in Kevin Durant's absence, Westbrook joined a stratosphere inhabited by all-time NBA greats on Wednesday night when he recorded his fourth straight triple-double with ...

Kevin Durant withdraws from FIBA World Cup

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

News is breaking on Thursday that Oklahoma City Thunder forward and reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant has withdrawn from Team USA's FIBA World Cup team. Apparently Durant contacted head coach Mike Krzyzewski Thursday afternoon and told him he was physically and mentally drained from the season and needed a break. The ...

UConn, Kevin Ollie completing massive new contract

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Kevin Ollie led the UConn Huskies on an improbable run to the 2014 NCAA Tournament title and now he's about to get paid like one of the top basketball coaches in the country. Sources close to the situation claim Ollie and UConn are closing in a big new contract. Details of ...

2013 NBA free agency: Early roundup and notes

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

As the 2013 NBA free agency period opened on July 1, most of the chatter surrounded Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard. That has continued even as other teams make their moves and players start new journeys with different franchises. The New York Knicks, Los Angeles Clippers and Indiana Pacers ...

Sacramento Kings move to Seattle voted down by NBA owners committee

Monday, April 29th, 2013

So much for the NBA returning to Seattle. On Monday the NBA's relocation committee voted unanimously to oppose the Sacramento Kings' proposed move to Seattle. The committee is made of of 12 owners, and they held a conference call in which the potential move was discussed and voted down. The group's ...

Video: Kevin Durant throws down monster dunk

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

We all know Kevin Durant has quickly become one of the most dangerous scorers in the NBA over the past few years, but this season he has expanded his game. Though he has always been a prolific scorer, Durant has made a point of throwing down more huge dunks whenever ...

Video: Ricky Rubio throws a ridiculous pass against the Thunder

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Ricky Rubio has only played in seven games so far this season after tearing the ACL in his left knee in March of last year. But the 22-year-old point guard is slowly working his way back into the lineup for the Minnesota Timberwolves. On Wednesday night, the Timberwolves fell to ...

Video: Kevin Durant misses huge dunk

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

Even the best players in the world have embarrassing moments. Kevin Durant had one on Tuesday night. In the second quarter of the Oklahoma City Thunder's 117-111 win over the Brooklyn Nets, Durant made a really nice drive and got into the middle of the lane. Then he elevated for what ...