After starting the season as a top team in the Eastern Conference in the NBA, beating rival New York Knicks at home in the new Barclays Arena, everything was good. Months later the Brooklyn Nets have been downhill, sliding to a record of 15-15 after an embarrasing loss to the Boston Celtics at home in a nationally televised game on Christmas. That won’t cut it in Brooklyn, and the Nets, in an unexpected move cut ties with Head Coach Avery Johnson as reported by Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski.
Love him or hate him, he’s outta here in a couple years. David Stern, NBA Commissioner since Feb. 1, 1984, will step down Feb. 1, 2014.
All the players have their “thing:” Lebron and his powder, Kevin Durant and his many handshakes, and more. Well the NBA is not having it anymore.
Ok, we’ve known about Kevin Durant rapping and we’ve heard recent NBA players take their turns at the craft, but Kevin Durant is thinking of releasing an entire album?
After all of the talks of who would win between this year’s United States olympic basketball team and the 1992 Dream Team, they finally have something in common. The gold medal being placed around their necks.
Looking for a center? Dwight Howard is no longer on the available list after being traded from the Orlando Magic to the Los Angeles Lakers in a blockbuster four-team trade.
Los Angeles Lakers forward, Matt Barnes was arrested a couple of nights ago… Is this even surprising? What could Matt have possibly done? Another dumb athlete charged to the game?
If you haven’t been watching the NBA Finals, you’ve been missing out on head wipes and head smacks. The Miami Heat has taken a commanding 3-1 lead in the series of seven coming down to 1 game for the Oklahoma City Thunder’s playoff life, led by team captain Kevin Durant. The question is, will the ‘King’ finally get his ring? Take the poll inside!
Good idea or bad idea? The NBA is reaching out to the female gender (some males too) releasing high heels with your favorite teams logo on them. The shoes are $249.99 for the crystal covered heels and $99.99 for the microsuede heels. Women love shoes… Are they willing to put NBA teams on their feet is the question.
David Stern is all about that Y.O.L.O. life??? Sports radio show host Jim Rome is burning!!! David Stern had enough of radio host Jim Rome’s tactics feeling he was trying to get under the skin of Stern… Is the NBA fixed? How did Mr. Stern reply? “Do you still beat your beat your wife?” ETHER. When the interview was ending, Stern said he has more important to talk to, like Stephen A. Smith of ESPN. ETHER part two. Who knew Stern was so gully? Just ask Los Angeles Lakers fans why they don’t have NBA superstar Chris Paul on the team… Was the fix in? Check the audio after the jump!