Russell Westbrook Lays Waste To Kobe, The Lakers; Sixers & Celtics Give A New Definition For ‘Ugly’


The Lakers were pretty much done by the opening minutes of the third quarter, and by the end of the third frame, OKC had disposed of the bodies in a covered ditch.


Linsanity Overwhelms The Defending NBA Champions; Durant Drops 51 On Denver

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So many story lines to watch during Sunday's Mavs/Knicks national TV matchup: Carmelo Anthony's anticipated return ultimately being postponed another day; the Phoenix glory days reunion with Amar'e Stoudemire, Mike D'Antoni and Shawn Marion; Dirk Nowitzki's chance to prove he really does deserve an All-Star berth; Jason Kidd and Vince Carter playing on the Madison Square Garden court for perhaps the final time in their respective careers; Tyson Chandler seeing his former Dallas teammates for the first time since they won a championship together; NYC native Lamar Odom playing in front of his hometown crowd; and newly-signed J.


LeBron & D-Wade Dunk All Over New York; Joe Johnson Is An Animal

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The Knicks decided real basketball was for the birds, and started launching a monsoon of treys.


Daily Fantasy Basketball Diagnosis: 1.11

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Beast of the Night: Derrick Rose put up 31 points, three boards, 11 assists, a steal, two blocks and four three-pointers last night against the Timberwolves. He shot 55 percent (12-22) from the field, 75 percent (3-4) from the free-throw line and had three turnovers.


Game Of Thrones: Coach K Pads His Legacy At MSG


After his postgame press conference on Tuesday night, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski walked down the hall, ducked behind a partition and found himself face-to-face with a visual representation of his success.


Breaking News: Duke vs. North Carolina Alumni Game Scheduled

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While all the NBA exhibition and charity games during the lockout have been great, there's been one element missing: school pride.

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NBA Fantasy Team Analysis: The Philadelphia 76ers


The Philadelphia 76ers have fantasy value pretty evenly spread across each position on their roster – except for the center spot.


The NBA’s Worst-Kept Secret

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For years, NBA players have spent their summers playing pickup ball at UCLA's Student Activities Center in Westwood.


Rare Highlights: 2003 Vince Carter Charity Game

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This was back when Elton Brand was still dunking on people, Alonzo Mourning was still balling and Vince Carter was still flying.


The Big Punisher

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What do they always say about an NBA playoff series.


Daily Fantasy Diagnosis: 4.7

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Beast of the Night: Carmelo Anthony finished with 31 points, 11 rebounds, two assists, two blocks and five three-pointers last night. He shot 52 percent (12-23) from the field, 67 percent (2-3) from the free-throw line and had no turnovers.


Philly’s Playoff Prospects Hurt By Elton Brand’s Broken Hand

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First, Philadelphia was hit with the news that Lou Williams was going to miss the rest of the regular season with a strained hamstring. Now, the New York Times is reporting that perhaps their best player, Elton Brand, the man who turned around his Sixer career this season, has been playing for the past month with a fractured hand. "It still bothers him," Philadelphia's President Rod Thorn told NYTimes.

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The Contract Every NBA Team Wishes It Could Void

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On Twitter a couple weeks ago, WFAN Radio's (New York) Evan Roberts tweeted a suggestion that as part of the NBA's new collective bargaining agreement, each team should be allowed to void one bad contract.

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