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Dwight Howard says he’s always been a Carmelo Anthony fan

As the 2014 NBA offseason begins to heat up, one of the important questions is where will New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony end up? Earlier in the week, Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard sat down for an interview with USA Today’s Sam Amick to talk about the possibility of Melo landing in Clutch City. Below is his full response to the Melo question: Q: What about ‘Melo...
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June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Kendrick Perkins wants Kevin Durant to hit the weight room

There are few players that I know will work harder in the NBA offseason than Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant. While his work on playing in summer leagues/pick-up games has become legendary, teammate Kendrick Perkins would like to see Durant work on building up some muscle in the offseason. Check out the below quote he gave to the Oklahoman’s Darnell Mayberry: Kendrick Perkins...
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June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Lance Stephenson makes no-look shot

There are few things that I enjoy more than acrobatic trick shots from NBA players and earlier today, Indiana Pacers guard Lance Stephenson pulled off an impressive one. The below Instagram video shows Lance lining an over-the-head half-court shot that finds nothing but the bottom of the net at the Pacers practice facility: Nice Shot, Lance! *** Stephenson image courtesy of Getty Images
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Bosh doesn’t think Miami Heat’s Big 3 will break up

For those of you who think that Miami Heat’s big three of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh will breaking up, you might want to read the below quote straight from Mr. Bosh. Bosh spoke with the media today and noted that people are overplaying the idea that the team will break up in the 2014 NBA offseason according to Ethan J Skolnick: Bosh says people are overplaying the...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

LeBron James says he’ll talk with Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade about future

While this NBA offseason will be pretty big for the Miami Heat, many Heat fans should be assured that LeBron will at least talk with his other notable Big 3 members about their future. Earlier today, the Heat had their exit interviews and check out the below tweet from Bleacher Report’s Ethan J Skolnick posted to his Twitter account where LeBron will converse with Wade and Bosh...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kobe: There are very few great coaches left

In case you didn’t know already, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant is in Brazil for the 2014 World Cup and while taking some time to relax, he was interviewed about some current Lakers topics. One of those topics happened to be about the current Lakers coaching search and Mr. Bryant provided an interesting answer by stating that they’re very few great coaches for the Los Angeles...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Jennings is impressed with Tim Duncan’s NBA Finals record

After taking home his fifth NBA title of his career, San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan is now among elite company in NBA history. Earlier today, Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings decided to dedicate a specific tweet on his Twitter account to Duncan’s dominance in the Finals. Check out the full tweet below as Brandon reacts to Duncan’s overall record: Tim Duncan. 5-1 in...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant apologizes for Kawhi Leonard tweet on Instagram

In case you missed it yesterday, Thunder star Kevin Durant caught some flack for saying that Paul George was better that Spurs forward/Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard and that Leonard was a product of the Spurs system. Only a few short moments ago, Durant decided to post an apology to his Instagram account over the situation and noted that he didn’t mean any harm with his comments. Sadly...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs beautiful game tribute gets 2014 NBA Finals treatment

In a previous post on this fine website, we posted a rather epic compilation video called “The San Antonio Spurs: The Beautiful Game“. Well, the 2014 NBA Finals edition has now been produced by Colin Stanton and can be seen in the below YouTube clip: Congratulations to the Spurs on a fantastic season… *** Spurs team image courtesy of Getty Images
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Serge Ibaka goes kayaking in Mexico in Instagram video

One of the many perks of being an NBA basketball player are the travel possibilities and recently, Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka decided to take a trip to Mexico with teammate, Russell Westbook. In the below video from Serge’s official Instagram account, Ibaka decided to do a little bit of kayaking at Playa Del Carmen’s Riviera Maya: Enjoy the rest of your vacation...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving takes batting practice with Cleveland Indians

In case you happen to be wondering what Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving is up to today, he decided to make an appearance at Progressive Field to take batting practice with Major League Baseball’s Cleveland Indians. During his time at the Prog tonight, Irving got to play a little bit of catch in the outfield, take his swings in the batting cage, and hangout in the Indians...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Dirk Nowitzki says he’d love to see Carmelo Anthony join Dallas Mavericks

With the NBA offseason officially upon us, the one lingering question that happens to be on pretty much everyone’s mind is where Carmelo Anthony will be playing his NBA basketball next season. One of the potential suitors is the Dallas Mavericks and recently, Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki stated in a radio interview with “Ben & Skin” on 105.3 The Fan that he would love for...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant plays street soccer in Brazil during 2014 World Cup

In a previous post, we noted that Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant is in Brazil for the 2014 World Cup and it appears that Mr. Bryant got a chance to play a little bit of street soccer while he was there. Back on Saturday, Bryant made an appearance at Nike’s Casa Fenomenal to kick around the futbol and show of his skills in front of a very compelled audience: Clearly, Mr. Bryant...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Dwyane Wade celebrates Miami’s Big 3 in Instagram photo after Finals loss

After the end of the 2014 NBA Finals, it is possible that this is the last that we see of Miami’s Big 3 of LeBron James, Chris Bosh, and Dwyane Wade. On his Instagram account, D-Wade posted an image of the three of them laughing and provided to below quote along with the picture: Win or lose… These are my brothers… Plus 12 others that’s not pictures here. We win together...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs championship t-shirt trolls Miami Heat

As the gleam on the San Antonio Spurs 2014 NBA championship continue to shine, many San Antonio fans are ready to pick up some sweet gear to celebrate the win. One of those sweet championship t-shirts comes from Cleveland-based GV Artwork which decided to create a championship t-shirt that trolled the Miami Heat. Check out the below shirt which mocks LeBron’s “Not one…Not two”...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmy Kimmel Live’s second edition of NBA players read mean tweets

It’s that time of year again where NBA players are forced to read mean tweets about themselves on Jimmy Kimmel Live and there are some pretty hilarious ones this time around. So, watch as Amare Stoudemire, Chris Paul, Michael Carter-Williams and a host of others read mean things about themselves written to them by random strangers: I’m still not sure if that Dikembe Mutombo...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Gregg Popovich gets emotional on Spurs bench after winning 2014 NBA title

Earlier tonight, the San Antonio Spurs beat the Miami Heat to win the 2014 NBA Finals and claim their fifth championship in team history. After the game came to a conclusion, Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich got a little emotional on the Spurs bench while taking in the moment: Congrats Pop, you earned it! *** Popovich gets emotional over NBA Finals win [gifdsports] Gregg Popovich...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

LeBron James walks off court after Spurs win 2014 NBA Finals

With the San Antonio Spurs claiming the 2014 NBA championship, LeBron James and the Miami Heat came up one series short of a three-peat. Nearing the end of the game, LeBron James was seen on the bench having a moment of frustration and after the game ended, he walked off the AT&T Center court after shaking hands with San Antonio Spurs: You’ll get them next year, LeBron! *...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Benny The Bull trolls Miami Heat with tweet during 2014 NBA Finals game 5

As the San Antonio Spurs look well on their way to winning the 2014 NBA Finals, the Miami Heat will come up sadly short of their three-peat. After the Spurs mega run, Chicago Bulls mascot Benny the Bull decided to do a little bit of trolling of Miami. Check out the below tweet which was posted to his official account: Everyone… relax. It's only a 20 point lead. ….There's still...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Manu Ginobili throws down old man dunk on Bosh

Despite the hot start of LeBron James, the San Antonio Spurs got back into their 2014 NBA Finals game five against the Miami Heat with a little bit of Manu! In the second quarter of play, Ginobili took the ball to the basket and threw down a poster dunk in the mug of Chris Bosh: Here’s another angle of the dunk from NBA Legion: All about that Manu Life! *** Ginobili image courtesy...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: LeBron chases down Patty Mills for huge block

There are few NBA players that can pull off a chasedown block like LeBron James. During tonight’s game five of the 2014 NBA Finals, it appeared that San Antonio’s Tony Parker had an easy lay-up until LeBron chased him down with a nasty flying block: Geez, LeBron. That was plain nasty! *** LeBron James flying block [gifdsports] James image courtesy of Getty Images
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

LeBron James slams putback dunk during 2014 NBA Finals game 5

The Miami Heat got off to a hot start in the first quarter of the 2014 NBA Finals game five after scoring the first eight points of the game. One of those eight points came off an impressive slam dunk by star LeBron James after he cleaned up a missed shot from Dwyane Wade: LeBron is always about those putback dunks. *** LeBron game 5 putback dunk [NBAStreetTeam] James image courtesy...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

LeBron James says he might play 48 minutes for 2014 NBA Finals game 5

We are seconds away from the start of game 5 of the 2014 NBA Finals but Miami Heat star LeBron James might play some big minutes tonight. Earlier today, Turner Sports Rachel Nichols caught up with LeBron and asked him regarding his minutes for tonight’s game. Below is the response that LeBron spoke and Nichols posted on her Twitter: LeBron on his minutes tonight: "If I can play...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith says he’d stop talking to Carmelo Anthony if he joins Miami Heat

One of the lingering rumors still swirling around New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is the possibility that he would join the Miami Heat and help create “The Big 4″. Currently, one of his teammates is J.R. Smith but it appears that J.R. would not be on a speaking basis with Melo if he goes to South Beach. Check out the below tweet sent to J.R. from a fan asking him if he would...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Kawhi Leonard says Spurs haven’t done good job guarding LeBron James

With the NBA Finals less than six hours away, the San Antonio Spurs are one win away from getting their fifth NBA title in franchise history. One of the key points for tonight’s affair for a San Antonio win will be guarding LeBron James effectively. Yesterday, Kawhi Leonard spoke with Grantland’s Zach Lowe and noted that the Spurs haven’t done a great job on LeBron: Asked Kawhi...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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