2015 NBA Playoffs

Almost Playoff Time: Bid And Seeding Scenarios For The Regular Season’s Finale

The doldrums of March and early April have passed, and the playoffs are merely five days away. Despite over five months and 80 games of competition, though, the field is far from set – and championship implications loom as a result of the regular season's last three days.

RUSSELL WESTBROOK

Russell Westbrook Doesn’t ‘Really Give A Damn’ What People Think About Him Taking 43 Shots

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If you're among those who thinks Russell Westbrook takes too many shots, he has a message for you.

ANTHONY DAVIS

Is This Anthony Davis Doll The Most Terrifying MVP Swag Ever?

The Houston Rockets promoted James Harden for MVP with a hardcover video book extolling The Beard's statistical prowess. The Charlotte Hornets founded "MKG Security" to help strengthen the case of Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for Defensive Player of the Year and All-Defense honors. The Toronto Raptors reminded voters of Lou Williams' Sixth Man of the Year viability with a massive button that plays Drake's "6 Man" when pushed.

ANTHONY DAVIS

Anthony Davis Took Offense When A Warrior Called The Pelicans A ‘Scrimmage Game’

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Anthony Davis claimed a Warriors' player called their game against the Pelicans, a "scrimmage." He responded to the slight with 29 and 10.

ANTHONY DAVIS

Anthony Davis Gives Huge Fist Pump Following Crunch-Time And-1 In Pelicans’ Crucial Win

This Anthony Davis and-1 didn't win the game for the New Orleans Pelicans. But if Monty Williams' team makes good on its current half game lead for eighth in the Western Conference and earns a playoff birth, this is the moment Pelicans fans will remember for years to come.

ANTHONY DAVIS

Anthony Davis Soars For Huge Alley-Oop Slam Over Draymond Green

Full disclosure: This massive Anthony Davis alley-oop came when Draymond Green was playing nominal center for the Golden State Warriors. But could Andrew Bogut or Festus Ezeli really have soared high enough to contest The Brow at the rim? No way.

2015 NBA Playoffs

Playoff Pay-Dirt: Tracking The Topsy-Turvy Race For The 2014-15 NBA Postseason

The 2015 NBA Playoffs are almost here, and we've all the information you need to track who gets in and who is eliminated.

ryan anderson

Ryan Anderson Returns To Pelicans After Missing 18 Games

Will Ryan Anderson's return tip the scales in the Pelicans' favor in the race for the eighth seed?

ANTHONY DAVIS

Here’s Another Example Why Anthony Davis Will Be MVP Some Day

Brow is still busting his butt to improve, which should terrify the rest of the league.

ERIC GORDON

How Eric Gordon Made The Wrong Kind Of History Last Night In A Loss To Houston

And he made a little over $244,244 dollars for this "performance."

Giannis Antetokounmpo

New Rivalry? Giannis Antetokounmpo Bullies Anthony Davis For Euro-Step Layup

The NBA needs new individual rivalries, and we can't think of one much better – and indicative of where the game is going – than Anthony Davis versus Giannis Antetokounmpo.

ANTHONY DAVIS

Anthony Davis Activates Go-Go Gadget Arms To Catch This Ridiculous Alley-Oop

The New Orleans Pelican's young star Anthony Davis was designed and constructed in a top secret basketball laboratory. Here's further proof.

#Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant Will Return To The Thunder In A ‘Week Or Two’

The Oklahoma City Thunder's fight for a playoff spot will likely come down to the season's last games. And fortunately for Russell Westbrook and company, they'll receive about all the help they could possibly get. According to coach Scott Brooks, reigning MVP Kevin Durant will return to the Thunder lineup in a "week or two."

ANTHONY DAVIS

’22 Two’s’ Explain The Brilliance Of Brow On Anthony Davis’ 22nd Birthday

Anthony Davis turns 22 today. So we came up with 22 rhymed reasons to celebrate his brilliance.

ANTHONY DAVIS

This Soaring Alley-Oop Jam By Anthony Davis Makes The Basket Seem Eight-Feet Tall

It's weird that no one at Barclays Center noticed the New Orleans Pelicans lowering their basket to eight feet at halftime. You'd at least think the Brooklyn Nets would realize it after Anthony Davis touched the sky on this alley-oop, right?

BROOK LOPEZ

Brook Lopez Barely Gets Off The Ground For Two-Handed Dunk Past Anthony Davis

Brook Lopez isn't the most explosive big man, but there's something to be said for coordination and fluidity making up for a lack of leaping ability and quick-twitch athleticism. How many seven-foot, 275-pound centers can make this play, for instance?

ANTHONY DAVIS

Anthony Davis Versus Giannis Antetokounmpo Was Even Better Than You Think

The Unibrow versus Greek Freak battle was even better than you thought it was going to be.

ANTHONY DAVIS

Anthony Davis Rises Above Poor Tyler Zeller For Powerful Alley-Oop Jam

Boston Celtics big man Tyler Zeller was right where he wants to be – between the man he was guarding and the ball and the basket. One problem: Anthony Davis often renders what should be effective defensive positioning completely irrelevant.


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