Hello, Cleveland? Cavaliers contending for eighth seed in East, possible first-round LeBron showdown

4/3/14 in NBA   |   JoeKukura   |   450 respect

Wait, the Cleveland Cavaliers are only two games out of the Eastern Conference playoff race with two weeks still left to play? And the current eigh...

Home cookin': No. 1 wins East, No. 2 loses everything

4/3/14 in NBA   |   bobbychore   |   4 respect

The race to the Eastern Conference playoffs has been a two-lane affair, a Funny Car battle between two teams that are no jokes. Yes, the playoffs a...

Woj has spoken: Joel Embiid is entering the NBA Draft

3/27/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5138 respect

NBA reporter Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that Kansas center Joel Embiid is indeed going to enter the NBA Draft this year. Embiid is consider...

Pro hoops headline our Wednesday as we wait for Sweet Sixteen [Live Sports Thread]

3/26/14 in NBA   |   Jess   |   32868 respect

Greetings, sports fans! Well we're still waiting for the NCAA Tournament to resume, and we don't even have women's college ball in the ...

Plenty of entertainment as we await the Sweet Sixteen [Live Sports Thread]

3/24/14 in NBA   |   Jess   |   32868 respect

Greetings, sports fans! Bummed there's no men's college hoops for your Monday? Not to worry! We've still got the women's tournament...

Michael Jordan Apologizes for Tony Wroten's Sneaker Falling Apart

3/21/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5138 respect

In a recent game against the Pacers, Philadelphia 76ers guard Tony Wroten had a pretty ridiculous experience. The sole of his sneaker, an Air Jo...

NBA jerseys will have sponsor logos soon, according to the new commissioner

3/20/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5138 respect

It was only a matter of time, really. If money is out there to be made, people will find it. In this case, it's sponsor logos on NBA uniform...

Carmelo Anthony says he's willing to change his playing style

3/18/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5138 respect

Carmelo Anthony has long been criticized for his inability to be an effective defender. His offensive game is right up there with the best players ...

Walking On Sunshine

3/16/14 in NBA   |   pigskinfan   |   36 respect

Yeah, I could get all wound up about the way the Nets let their game get away from them last night, and how it prevented me from cashing a 7th stra...

Oh, this won't be controversial: LeBron does an Obamacare ad

3/14/14 in NBA   |   JoeKukura   |   450 respect

With only 17 days left to enroll for the Affordable Care Act coverage better known as "Obamacare", insurers are on a full-court press to ...

Steve Nash is speaking remarkably honestly about his career

3/14/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5138 respect

Most athletes feed the media the lines that they're expected to say. They try not to make waves, they shroud their answers in cliches and rheto...

The short sleeved jersey trend desperately needs to stop

3/12/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5138 respect

The Celtics have unveiled the short sleeved jersey they'll be wearing in honor of St. Patrick's Day. Much like every other short sleeved...

It looks like Phil Jackson will attempt to rescue the Knicks

3/11/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5138 respect

The Knicks have already reached out to Phil Jackson about coaching their embarrassment of a franchise, but he turned down the offers. Most likely, ...

Double Vision

3/9/14 in NBA   |   pigskinfan   |   36 respect

I wouldn't admit it yesterday, but I can say it now that the dust has settled.  Yesterday was huge.  The results were going to be the...