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LeBron James Denied Victory Against Nets

The final ten seconds of Tuesday night’s Brooklyn Nets vs. Miami Heat NBA game resembled all of the teams’ previous 2013-14 match-ups against each other. Prior to last night’s contest, the Nets and Heat had squared-off against each other three …

Alonzo Mourning To Be Inducted Into Basketball Hall Of Fame

Another NBA legend will be heading to the basketball Hall Of Fame with the recent announcement of Alonzo Mourning. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced its inductees of 2014 on Monday, and includes a couple of familiar faces. …

John Calipari Shoots Down Rumors About Coaching LA Lakers

While he is denying it now, there was a rumor that coach John Calipari might be heading back to the NBA to coach the Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers have struggled immensely this season, and could certainly use some help. …

Dirk Nowitzki: Breaking Records and Not Done Yet

BleacherReport reports to us that Dirk Nowitzki contributed 27 points to the Mavericks’ 107-95 win over the Lakers this past Friday to pass longtime scoring leader Dominique Wilkins for the 11th place in the NBA scoring list. Wilkins ended his …

Gerald Green Alley-Oops It To Himself For Epic Dunk [Video]

It is not the type of play that happens too often, but Gerald Green recently pulled off a spectacular dunk when completing an alley-oop off the glass to himself. The guard for the Phoenix Suns is one of the best …

Dirk Nowitzki Helps Mavericks Top Lakers, Cling To Playoff Spot

The Mavericks are in a constant battle for a playoff spot in the Western Conference, and with the help of Dirk Nowitzki in last night’s game, they are now in 7th place. What place will they end up with, if …

Dick Bavetta Officiates 2,633 NBA Games Straight

During the Brooklyn Nets vs. New York Knicks game Wednesday night, NBA referee Dick Bavetta officiated his 2,633rd consecutive regular season game, which beat MLB Baltimore Orioles shortstop Cal Ripkin Jr.’s long-standing record for the longest back-to-back participation in an …

Paul Sturgess, The Tallest Guy In Pro Basketball

One would think being more than seven feet tall would be an advantage in basketball, but Paul Sturgess will tell you it’s more of a disadvantage. As center for the NBA Development League’s Texas Legends, Sturgess stands at 7-foot-8, making …

Shaq Under Investigation For Assaulting TNT Co-Worker Robert Williams

Basketball great Shaquille O’Neal is the subject of an investigation for an attack that occurred last May. O’Neal, 42, played for six different teams during his almost two-decade career in the NBA. Originally from Newark, New Jersey, he was drafted …

Quinton Ross, Former New Jersey Net, Erroneously Reported Dead

On Monday afternoon, readers and followers of the New York Post were informed that ex-NBA player Quinton Ross had been found dead. The headline claimed that the athlete’s remains were “stuffed into a garbage bag” and buried underneath a shallow …

NBA Standings 2014: Playoffs Are Approaching, Teams Start To Clinch Spots

The NBA the playoffs are quickly approaching, and as teams continue to rise, and fall, the fates of each team will soon be known. There should be no surprise with who the top teams are toward the end of the …

Jason Collins Says He Has Been Taunted With Gay Insults From One NBA Player

After receiving tons of positive support following his coming out, it seems that Jason Collins is still feeling negativity from at least one person. He is the first openly gay player in the NBA, and is a center for the …

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Wants to Own the Bucks Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Wants to Own the Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks are 13-55, which makes them 37 games out of first place. The record is also good for worst in the NBA. The team is not constructed well and Larry Sanders, who was supposed to be a beacon …

LeBron James Sits Out Boston Game Due To Back Spasms LeBron James Sits Out Boston Game Due To Back Spasms

It’s been a tough night for the Heat’s star player LeBron James as he was forced to sit and watch his teammates face the Boston Celtics on Wednesday. It would have been harder were he to play, considering the back …

Greg Oden’s Starting Position On The Miami Heat May Be Permanent Greg Oden’s Starting Position On The Miami Heat May Be Permanent

The Miami Heat has consistently been one of the top teams in the NBA for the past several seasons since gaining Lebron James on their roster. However, Greg Oden has eased himself into the starting lineup recently, and may be …

Phil Jackson Reportedly Headed Back to the Knicks Phil Jackson Reportedly Headed Back to the Knicks

Phil Jackson left the NBA in 2011. Since that time numerous teams have tried to entice the 11-time coaching champion out of his retirement home in Montana and back to the game of basketball. Now, it appears that the New …

Phil Jackson Seriously Considering Offer To Join New York Knicks’ Front Office Phil Jackson Seriously Considering Offer To Join New York Knicks’ Front Office

An important league source reports that former Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers head coach Phil Jackson is close to accepting an important position at the New York Knicks’ front office. ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith says that the exact job …

Chicago Bulls Edge Miami Heat 95-88 In OT Chicago Bulls Edge Miami Heat 95-88 In OT

While some teams seem to be in free fall mode, losing at a wild rate, the Chicago Bulls seem to continue to do whatever it takes to win. Their latest challenge was the second-best Miami Heat, who they defeated in …

Republican Politician is Slammed Following Racist NBA Tweet Republican Politician is Slammed Following Racist NBA Tweet

Pat Garofalo, a Republican politician and member of the Minnesota State House of Representatives, came under fire over the weekend after making what was perceived to be a racist tweet about the NBA. The relatively unknown politician–until now–said that the …

Joakim Noah Leads Bulls In Overtime Win Over Heat Joakim Noah Leads Bulls In Overtime Win Over Heat

Joakim Noah scored 20 points, 7 assists, and 5 blocks for the Chicago Bulls in Sunday’s game versus Miami Heat. Noah filled up his team’s stats and led them through an overtime victory with a final score of 95-88. The …

James Harden And Evan Turner Receive Technical Fouls Following Shoving Match [Video] James Harden And Evan Turner Receive Technical Fouls Following Shoving Match [Video]

Throughout James Harden’s career, he has performed at a high level in terms of offense, and has also never been afraid to show how tough he is. Last night, he got into a scuffle with Evan Turner, and things escalated …