Category Archives: NBA

Joel Embiid (photo from @JoelEmbiid/ Twitter)

76ers, Embiid agree on max contract extension

Philadelphia bet its future on Embiid, signing one of the more talented, yet injury-prone, players in the game to a league maximum contract extension.

Giannis Antetokounmpo | photo by Jose Garcia via Flickr

NBA latest news and update: League, Bucks deny involvement in Antetokounmpo plans

The NBA and the Milwaukee Bucks have denied a Greek Basketball Federation charge that they plotted to keep rising star Giannis Antetokounmpo from playing for his country in the upcoming EuroBasket.

NBA: Short-handed Spurs humble Houston to advance

The San Antonio Spurs humiliated the Houston Rockets Thursday with a 114-75 game six closeout win that brought James Harden’s MVP-worthy season to a startling halt.

Jahlil Okafor

NBA Trade Rumors: New Orleans Pelicans Join Race for Jahlil Okafor

The NBA trade deadline is fast approaching and the Philadelphia 76ers have a couple of big men to worry about. It remains to be seen who between Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel will be moving though both can be dealt simultaneously as well.

Los Angeles Lakers

NBA latest news: Brandon Ingram will be a major offensive force in the coming years

Los Angeles Lakers rookie Brandon Ingram has shown what he can do and head coach Luke Walton believes he will eventually evolve into one of the feared offensive players as his NBA career progresses.

NBA Draft [photo credit: Basket Streaming via Flickr]

NBA Draft 2016: How to watch on TV, Streaming, Draft Order [UPDATED]

The day of reckoning is finally here for the NBA rookies comprising the class of 2016. Ben Simmons of LSU and Brandon Ingram of Duke are expected to be this year’s top picks with Jamal Murray, Dragan Bender, Buddy Hield, Kris Dunn, Marquese Chriss and Jaylen Brown following.

Nate Robinson [photo credits: Shinya Suzuki via Flickr]

Pete Carroll on Nate Robinson’s Jump To NFL: ‘All But Impossible’ [VIDEO]

Nate Robinson made his mark as a slam dunk champion and now he is trying to make a rare jump to another sport, something Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll is not to confident with.

Cleveland Cavaliers Q Arena [photo credits: Erik Drost via Flickr]

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors live stream, preview: Watch 2016 NBA Finals Game 4 online

The Cleveland Cavaliers try to pull abreast with the defending champion Golden State Warriors as both teams square off for game 4 of the 2016 NBA Finals.

Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors [photo credit: nikk_la via Flickr]

Golden State Warriors vs. Oklahoma City Thunder live stream, preview: Watch NBA Playoffs 2016 Game 7 online

The Oklahoma City Thunder had all the chances to dethrone the defending champion Golden State Warriors in game 6 of the Western Conference Finals but floundered at the Chesapeake Energy Arena, 108-101.

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook [photo credit: Ketih Allison via Flickr]

Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Golden State Warriors live stream, preview: Watch NBA Playoffs 2016 Game 6 online

The Oklahoma City Thunder know that if they allow the Golden State Warriors any form of momentum, their previous 3-1 advantage will be nothing more than numbers.