LaVine, the 19-year-old Timberwolves rookie, scored a perfect 100 in the opening round highlighted by a threw-the-legs, one-handed reverse slam on his first attempt.
There’s a certain irony to having the NBA All-Star game in New York City. For more years than we New Yorkers care to admit, both NYC and MSG have been basketball mausoleums, places where hoop dreams go to die.
Tinder might the best or the worst thing that has happened to the dating scene, especially if you are a professional athlete.
In the past three weeks we’ve seen Steph Curry go for 51, Kevin Durant have his 43rd career 40 point game and Klay Thompson pour in 37 in one quarter. These kinds of performances are what we like to call “Stop and Watch games.” As in stop what you’re doing right now and get to a television immediately.
The field for the NBA Dunk Contest this weekend is already set, and it does not include K.J. McDaniels of the Philadelphia 76ers.
Let’s take a look at five events in sports over the last year more surprising than Beck’s shocking GRAMMYs Album of the Year win.
The All-Star break is almost here.
In just over a week the biggest stars in the basketball world will begin to converge on the New York area for the NBA All-Star weekend.
Monroe and Drummond came into the game as the only two teammates in the NBA averaging double-doubles.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Tuesday night that the league will look at expanding All-Star rosters and the way players are selected.