4:58 PM EST, Fri March 05, 2021
Blazer's Edge 1 hour ago
Covington, Jones Jr. Standing Tall for Blazers on Defense

Covington, Jones Jr. Standing Tall for Blazers on Defense

Jaime Valdez-USA TODAY Sports Portland’s not a great defensive team, but their forwards are making a difference. The Portland Trail Blazers brought in Robert Covington and Derrick Jones Jr. this summer for one thing: Defense. Theoretically, both players provided an interesting dimension offensively; Covington was supposed to be a knockdown catch-and-shoot guy and Jones an ever-present lob threat. But those were just toppings on the defensive sundae. We’re now halfway through season one with the two wings and the results offensively have been subpar (even with...

Magic guards Terrence Ross, Michael Carter-Williams fined $15K by NBA

Magic guards Terrence Ross and Michael Carter-Williams were fined for “verbal abuse of game officials and failing to leave the court in a timely manner” after Wednesday’s 115-112 loss to the Hawks.
Detroit Free Press 1 hour ago
Detroit Pistons enter All-Star break with 'so many good things' happening — except winning

Detroit Pistons enter All-Star break with 'so many good things' happening — except winning

Between the team's overall fight and the development of its rookies, the Detroit Pistons feel encouraged by the first half of the 2020-21 season.       
Los Angeles Times 2 hours ago

Blake Griffin a good fit for the Lakers? Breaking down what he could bring

Blake Griffin is back on the free-agent market after the Detroit Pistons bought him out of his contract. Here's why the Lakers should pass on him.
Orlando Magic Daily 2 hours ago

Orlando Magic Rumors: Orlando Magic rightfully asking for the moon at the deadline

The NBA has reached its All-Star Break and midpoint of the season. The league is starting to shake out and take form for the rest of the year. At this point, teams know whether they are truly in the playoff race, whether they are true title contenders or whether the focus should be put on […] Orlando Magic Rumors: Orlando Magic rightfully asking for the moon at the deadline - Orlando Magic Daily - Orlando Magic Daily - An Orlando Magic Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints 2 hours ago
Lakers’ LeBron James still ticked off by rookie All-Star snub

Lakers’ LeBron James still ticked off by rookie All-Star snub

LeBron James has been a staple of All-Star Weekend. The 36-year-old was named to his 17th All-Star team this season. He was the leading vote-getter and captain for a third consecutive time. James has also been named All-Star MVP three different times. But LeBron still feels the pain of a certain snub from his rookie […] The post Lakers’ LeBron James still ticked off by rookie All-Star snub appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Liberty Ballers 2 hours ago
Paul Reed, Blue Coats to take on Salt Lake City Stars

Paul Reed, Blue Coats to take on Salt Lake City Stars

Photo by Chris Marion/NBAE via Playoff bound! The NBA may be heading into the All-Star break, but that doesn’t mean there’s an absence of competitive basketball for your viewing pleasures. Enter: Bball Paul and the Delaware Blue Coats. The Blue Coats take on the Salt Lake City Stars Friday evening. The Blue Coats enter this contest on a high, fresh off a win over the Canton Charge that locked in a playoff berth for Delaware. Going into Friday evening’s matchup, the Blue Coats sit 5th in the G-League standings at 9-4 while the Stars find themselves tied for the...
rssfeeds.indystar.com 2 hours ago
Cassius Stanley sought advice from former Pacers guard Victor Oladipo before Dunk Contest

Cassius Stanley sought advice from former Pacers guard Victor Oladipo before Dunk Contest

The Pacers 2020 second-round pick will compete with Portland's Arfenee Simons and New York's Obi Toppin in the Dunk contest Sunday.       
www.ocregister.com 2 hours ago
Blake Griffin, Detroit Pistons agree to buyout, source says

Blake Griffin, Detroit Pistons agree to buyout, source says

Blake Griffin's time in Detroit is over and he'll become a free agent
Lakers Nation 2 hours ago
2021 NBA All-Star Video: Lakers’ LeBron James Explains Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell Being Picked Last

2021 NBA All-Star Video: Lakers’ LeBron James Explains Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell Being Picked Last

A recent change to the NBA All-Star Game format has been the removal of the East vs. West format in favor of two captains...

Heat linked to Blake Griffin after Pistons buyout, but Nets loom as signing favorite

Blake Griffin a Heat option, but might not be preferred destination.
rssfeeds.azcentral.com 2 hours ago
Kyler Murray's hat at Phoenix Suns game 'creates stir' for media, Arizona Cardinals fans

Kyler Murray's hat at Phoenix Suns game 'creates stir' for media, Arizona Cardinals fans

Was Cardinals QB Kyler Murray just wearing a hat at the Suns game or was he trying to send a message? People have thoughts.       
Pounding The Rock 2 hours ago
San Antonio Spurs Film Study: Lonnie Walker IV

San Antonio Spurs Film Study: Lonnie Walker IV

Photos by Logan Riely/NBAE via Breaking down the best and worst sequences from the third-year swingman in one of his top performances of the season. Lonnie Walker IV has been on a rollercoaster of ups and downs through the first half of the season, committing a handful of head-scratching mistakes in between enticing flashes of intriguing potential. While the numbers say the third-year guard has struggled with efficiency and consistency, they fail to provide the larger picture of his performance within the context of his role on the San Antonio Spurs. Despite being most...
ClutchPoints 2 hours ago
Jazz stars Donovan Mitchell, Rudy Gobert punished for blasting officiating after loss to Sixers

Jazz stars Donovan Mitchell, Rudy Gobert punished for blasting officiating after loss to Sixers

The Utah Jazz suffered a tough 131-123 overtime loss to the Philadelphia 76ers earlier this week. There was plenty of controversy with the officials coming down the stretch, with Donovan Mitchell getting ejected in overtime. While leaving the game, Mitchell was seen slapping a water cooler, hitting a security guard on the way out: Donovan […] The post Jazz stars Donovan Mitchell, Rudy Gobert punished for blasting officiating after loss to Sixers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Hoops Habit 2 hours ago

Sacramento Kings: 5 things to look forward to in second half of season

The first half of the Sacramento Kings‘ season went about as well as we all thought it would. There were glimmers of hope over the first 36 games, but yet another losing season is on the horizon and the team will miss the playoffs for a record-tying 15th straight season. But there are a few […] Sacramento Kings: 5 things to look forward to in second half of season - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats

NBA Player News

  • 17 Blake Griffin

    Blake Griffin

    Blake Griffin and Detroit Pistons agree to buyout, making him a free agent

  • 12 LeBron James

    LeBron James

    2021 NBA All-Star Video: Lakers’ LeBron James Explains Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell Being Picked Last

  • 10 Jayson Tatum

    Jayson Tatum

    Celtics’ Jayson Tatum reacts to starting All-Star Game with Bradley Beal

  • 9 Jaylen Brown

    Jaylen Brown

    Jaylen Brown Reacts To LeBron James Calling Him ‘Underappreciated’

  • 9 Damian Lillard

    Damian Lillard

    Bradley Beal’s 1 question to Damian Lillard in 2019 drew NBA-changing response

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