Now that the NBA Finals is over and a new league champion has been crowned, we can finally devote our complete attention to all the off-court fun, which starts with this Thursday’s NBA Draft.
The second wave of Brooklyn Nets draft workouts begins Wednesday, and the Nets have officially announced the 12 prospects they’ll work out on June 10th and 11th. The Nets currently hold the rights to the 29th and 41st picks in the draft, though it’s no secret that they’ll look to make trades. The list of […]
If Paul Pierce truly hates the Nets, he left tonight’s loss with a smile on his face. Pierce’s Washington Wizards, locked into the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs, fell to the Indiana Pacers in an ugly double-overtime game on TNT, 99-95. The win helps the Pacers maintain their control over the eighth seed […]
Even though they’re guaranteed to make the playoffs, the Chicago Bulls aren’t going to take it easy on the still-fighting Nets. K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune reported that Bulls guard Derrick Rose, who has played just 59 games in the last three seasons while battling severe knee injuries, is expected to play “four segments” […]
The zombie stagger towards the final three spots of the Eastern Conference playoffs is finally coming to a close in the next week, if only because the season ends in five days and SOMEONE has to earn those last three spots. If you’re a Nets fan or somehow find yourself otherwise invested in who gets […]
Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland and his wife were stabbed outside the 1Oak nightclub in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood early Wednesday morning by an unnamed suspect following a dispute, and Atlanta Hawks players Pero Antic and Thabo Sefolosha were arrested for obstructing the scene, according to an Associated Press report. The Pacers are in town to […]
Former New Jersey Nets coach John Calipari and player Dikembe Mutombo have been elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, the NBA announced today. Neither Mutombo nor Calipari made their mark with the Nets, but both had a significant role in the team’s history. Calipari coached the team for three seasons from 1996 […]
This is the face you make when your team trails 33-17 in a pivotal game with playoff implications. I just hope we can find Frank Vogel’s soul again.
Fantasy Basketball is all about outsmarting your opponents, and much of that is done through grabbing the unfound star in free agency. Here’s our best way to do that in Week 23, the start of league championships. Note: All OWN%’s come from ESPN Fantasy Leagues. Point Guard: ATL- Dennis Schroder (16.6%) As the season winds […]
Almost a year after he’s gone, Paul Pierce has to get his New York house in order. A lawsuit brought forth by his former landlords Anuragini Pandey and Rajeev Tewari seeking $425,000 in damages and back rent alleges that Pierce left his apartment in “shambles” when he left New York & signed a two-year deal […]