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The top NBA All-Star moments since 2000

NBA All-Star Weekend has a rich history and a plethora of unforgettable NBA All-Star moments, from the memorable dunk contests featuring Michael Jordan, Dominique Wilkins, Spud Webb and Dr. J, to name a few, to the three-point competition in which Larry Bird called game before the game even started. Since All-Star Weekend history is usually reserved for the older crowd, we here...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adam Silver says NBA has no plans to add another team in Canada

The NBA All-Star weekend kicks off tonight in Toronto, which is the first time a city outside of the United States has held the event. I think many will say that things have worked out pretty good for the NBA with having a team in another county. So that had reporter asking commissioner Adam Silver if there would be another team be added in Canada. While Silver said he loves what...
Via No Guts, No Glory
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Matt Barnes coyly denies IG post was shot at Derek Fisher

The timing of an Instagram post in which a nattily attired Matt Barnes smirks at the camera gave all the appearances that it was intended to be a smarmy and snarky reaction to the news that bitter nemesis Derek Fisher had been fired by the New York Knicks. Not so, says Barnes. “I liked what I was wearing,” he said before his Memphis Grizzlies squad beat the Brooklyn Nets...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 day ago  |  Discuss

'Broken' Rockets only 1 actor in West's wild and unexpected shakeup

There's a problem in Houston, all right. There's one in Memphis, too. Maybe even in Dallas. While the top four spots in the Western Conference are practically chiseled in stone, the bottom half is primed for a major shakeup with the potential for familiar names to make surprising exits.With the All-Star break upon us, the Rockets, a West finals participant a season ago, is under...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies rout Nets in 1st game since Gasol's broken foot

NEW YORK (AP) Mike Conley scored 20 points, Jeff Green had 12 of his 18 in the third quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-90 on Wednesday night in their first game since losing Marc Gasol to a broken right foot. The Grizzlies unleashed a strong perimeter attack in the absence of their franchise center, making seven 3-pointers in a 39-point third quarter...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies To Pursue Kevin Durant In Free Agency

The Memphis Grizzlies plan on pursuing Kevin Durant in free agency. Mike Conley will also be a free agent and the Grizzlies will have the opportunity to pitch Durant on joining Conley and Marc Gasol to form a well-balanced core. The Grizzlies will still try to make the playoffs even with Marc Gasol possibly out for the season with a broken foot. Memphis has Jeff Green and Courtney...
Via RealGM
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pau Gasol offers not-so-awesome injury forecast for brother Marc Gasol

Chicago's Pau Gasol is having a much better week than his younger brother, Marc Gasol. Despite three consecutive losses for the Bulls, Gasol was named to the Eastern Conference All-Star team.Grizzlies' bigman Marc Gasol, however, is out indefinitely with a broken right foot. After an MRI on Tuesday revealed a fracture in his foot, Memphis announced they'd be without their star for...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Carter: I’ll know when, but I’m not ready to retire

Vince Carter is a decade removed from his best NBA days, but the Memphis Grizzlies reserve doesn’t plan on walking away from the league. According to Lars Anderson of Bleacher Report, Carter said while he’s not totally content with a small bench role, he isn’t ready to leave basketball like Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is preparing to do. “I respect the game...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies-Nets Preview

The positive vibe that the Memphis Grizzlies had been feeling during their best stretch no longer remains following their first back-to-back losses in six weeks. For the first time in three seasons, they'll move on for an extended period without the player general manager Chris Wallace called the cornerstone of the franchise. With Marc Gasol sidelined indefinitely, Memphis looks...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Derek Fisher thanks Knicks in statement

Derek Fisher posted a statement on Twitter Tuesday to thank the New York Knicks organization for giving him a chance to coach the team. pic.twitter.com/WOSV5L8FJY — DerekFisher (@derekfisher) February 10, 2016   Fisher was fired on Monday in the middle of his second season as head coach of the Knicks. The team went 17-65 in his first season and had shown improvement this...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies Gasol out indefinitely with broken right foot

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Grizzlies center Marc Gasol is out indefinitely with a broken bone in his right foot after an MRI exam found the fracture earlier Tuesday. The Grizzlies said in a statement that Gasol was examined by team physicians Tuesday morning. Memphis will update Gasol's status after the All-Star break. The 7-foot-1 Gasol is averaging 16.6 points and 7.0 rebounds in...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Marc Gasol Out Indefinitely With Broken Right Foot

Marc Gasol is out indefinitely with a broken right foot. Gasol is in the first year of a five-year, $110 million deal with the Memphis Grizzlies.
Via RealGM
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Marc Gasol reportedly out indefinitely with broken foot

The Memphis Grizzlies’ season just took a major blow as Marc Gasol reportedly is out indefinitely with a broken foot. The Memphis Commercial Appeal’s Ronald Tillery reported the news on Twitter: Griz center Marc Gasol has a broken right foot and will be out indefinitely, sources told The Commercial Appeal — Ronald Tillery (@CAGrizBeat) February 9, 2016   Gasol left...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Treat yourself to the NBA's new Vince Carter dunk mixtape

Fair warning to all those NBA players posterized by the great Vince Carter: You might want to look away. With the All-Star game in Toronto this weekend, the NBA released a mixtape of the ex-Raptor's high-flying antics on Tuesday. Worth stressing: The video only features jams from his time in Toronto.  It's funny how that rim looks like it was lowered to 8 feet when Carter takes...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Carter best highlights from Toronto Raptors career mixtape

Before the Toronto Raptors had stars like Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan, Vince Carter was their brightest star and known for his incredible slam dunks. During his time with the Raptors, Carter averaged over twenty-three points, grabbed over five rebounds, and dished out three assists. Check out some of his best moments in the below compilation: ***Carter Raptors Mixtape [NBA] Carter...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Lillard has 33 to lead Blazers past Grizzlies 112-106

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Damian Lillard scored 33 points, C.J. McCollum had six of his 21 points in overtime as the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 112-106 on Monday night. McCollum scored the first three baskets of the overtime to create a buffer for the Trail Blazers. Mike Conley led Memphis with 27 points, while Zach Randolph added 26 points as Memphis lost...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dillard has 33 to lead Blazers past Grizzlies 112-

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Damian Lillard scored 33 points, C.J. McCollum had six of his 21 points in overtime as the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 112-106 on Monday night. McCollum scored the first three baskets of the overtime to create a buffer for the Trail Blazers. Mike Conley led Memphis with 27 points, while Zach Randolph added 26 points as Memphis lost...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dillard has 33 to lead Blazers past Grizzlies 112-106 in OT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Damian Lillard scored 33 points, C.J. McCollum had six of his 21 points in overtime as the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 112-106 on Monday night. McCollum scored the first three baskets of the overtime to create a buffer for the Trail Blazers. Mike Conley led Memphis with 27 points, while Zach Randolph added 26 points as Memphis lost...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Elliot Williams Signs With Panathinaikos

Elliot Williams has signed with Panathinaikos. Williams was most recently in the NBA with the Memphis Grizzlies and was named to the D-League All-Star team.
Via RealGM
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Matt Barnes respond to Derek Fisher firing with slick Instagram photo?

Derek Fisher was fired by the New York Knicks on Monday, and perhaps nobody was happier about the news than Matt Barnes. Barnes infamously fought Fisher during training camp because he was upset about his estranged wife dating the coach. But with Fisher getting fired, Barnes, a forward on the Memphis Grizzlies decided to respond with an Instagram photo: A photo posted by matt_barnes9...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Barnes' Instagram reply after Fisher firing is absolutely perfect

Matt Barnes does not like Derek Fisher. He hates the guy. Badly. So when news broke Monday morning that the New York Knicks fired Fisher as their head coach, everyone couldn't wait to see how Barnes would react. Would he post a video of himself laughing uncontrollably in his living room? Would there be an unnecessarily long Facebook post or extended tweet that, in excruciating detail...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers-Grizzlies Preview

Not much was expected of the Portland Trail Blazers after losing four starters from last year's playoff team, but they've been able to rebuild on the fly. Damian Lillard led the way in the first meeting with Memphis and C.J. McCollum shined in the second before the Grizzlies finally managed to slow them in the third. Now defensive-minded Memphis looks to replicate that performance...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Parsons has 26 as Mavs defeat Grizzlies 114-110 in OT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) The Dallas Mavericks probably felt like they should have avoided overtime. Chandler Parsons made sure they didn't squander the opportunity for the win in the extra period. Parsons scored 26 points, including a pair of 3-pointers in overtime, to lead the Mavericks to a 114-110 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday night. ''We enjoy playing basketball...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Mavericks bounce back with OT win against Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Chandler Parsons scored 26 points, including a pair of 3-pointers in overtime, to lead the Dallas Mavericks to a 114-110 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday night. Dirk Nowitzki's 21-foot jumper with 16.6 seconds left pushed the Dallas lead to 112-109, and the Mavericks held on to snap a three-game losing streak. Deron Williams scored 22 points and...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Knicks fan flops, gets ejected after courtside run-in with Vince Carter

Players will occasionally flop during games to fool the officials into blowing the whistle in their favor. But when a fan sitting in a courtside seat exaggerates some incidental contact, something far more nefarious is in play.That's what went down in the fourth quarter of the Grizzlies' win over the Knicks on Friday, when Vince Carter found himself running through the front row...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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