NBA Roundup

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (Piston) scored 26 to key a 121-114 win over the Sacramento Kings on Sunday night. The Lakers ended the game on an 18-4 run after trailing late, with Brandon Ingram (21 points and nine assists) making big shots down the stretch. Josh Hart also added 22 points, allowing the Lakers (21-16) to avenge their one-point loss to the Kings three days earlier. James … Continue reading NBA Roundup

WHY LEBRON IS RIGHT ABOUT THE NBA PLAYOFFS

WHY LEBRON IS RIGHT ABOUT THE NBA PLAYOFFS “LeBron James” by Erik Drost “I would disagree with that. I think our league has been built the right way as far as when it comes to the postseason.” “It’s cool to mess around with the All-Star Game, we proved you can do that, but let’s not get too crazy about the playoffs.” The above quote by LeBron James is … Continue reading WHY LEBRON IS RIGHT ABOUT THE NBA PLAYOFFS

NBA fines Mark Cuban $600,000 for tanking remarks

NBA fines Mark Cuban $600,000 for tanking remarks Posted by Mike Florio Getty Images Last year, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver gave Mavericks owner Mark Cuban a mulligan. This year, Silver fined Cuban more than a half a million. The NBA has announced that Silver has fined Cuban $600,000 for his latest round of comments admitting to a tanking campaign lasting more than a year. Cuban admitted to tanking … Continue reading NBA fines Mark Cuban $600,000 for tanking remarks

CAVALIERS RUMORS: DAN GILBERT WANTED VICTOR OLADIPO, NOT ANTHONY BENNETT IN ’13

CAVALIERS RUMORS: DAN GILBERT WANTED VICTOR OLADIPO, NOT ANTHONY BENNETT IN ’13 Victor Oladipo scored 32 points in the Indiana Pacers‘ 98-80 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday, a situation that may have been avoided if not for a few roster moves. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN provided a breakdown: Adrian Wojnarowski @wojespn Indy largely agreed on Cavs-Nugs 3-way (GHarris/Lyles/Cavs FRP). Gilbert/George planned to get on … Continue reading CAVALIERS RUMORS: DAN GILBERT WANTED VICTOR OLADIPO, NOT ANTHONY BENNETT IN ’13