Paul George To Undergo MRI On Left Ankle

Paul George will sit out the Indiana Pacers’ game on Friday against the Phoenix Suns with a left ankle injury. George will undergo an MRI on Saturday. George didn’t practice on Thursday and is still feeling soreness. Through the first 11 games of the 16-17 season, George is averaging 21.0 points, 7.0 rebounds, 3.5 assists […]

Chandler Parsons Would Have Accepted ‘A Lot Less’ Than $98M From Mavs

The Dallas Mavericks’ front office was unanimous that a long-term commitment to Chandler Parsons would be a poor business decision due to his knee problems. There also were locker room concerns with Parsons, though they were described as “forgivable, fixable things.” The primary concern was Parsons’ close relationship with Mark Cuban and that he possessed so […]

Karl-Anthony Towns: I Play In Both Eras With Inside/Outside Game

Karl-Anthony Towns Jr. is one of the most versatile young big men to ever play in the NBA with his inside/outside game. When Towns arrived at Kentucky, he was taught to play the game from the inside out and he rarely drifted toward the perimeter during his lone season with John Calipari. “Maybe it’s fortunate […]

Isiah Thomas Concerned NBA Becoming Homogenized Perimeter Game

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson have been credited with evolving the NBA where players can shoot from anywhere they want on the floor as often as they want. Curry has made 44 percent and Thompson 42 percent of their career 3-point tries, which has justified Steve Kerr giving them the green light. “I look at […]

Damian Lillard: Trail Blazers Kind Of Suck Right Now

Damian Lillard expressed his frustrations after the Portland Trail Blazers dropped to 7-6 with their 126-109 loss at the Houston Rockets. “We kind of suck right now,” Lillard said. “It’s that simple.” The Blazers allowed 126.8 points per 100 possessions to Houston. In their six losses, the Blazers have allowed 113.1, 120.6, 105.6, 118.6, 115.9 […]

LeBron James Donates $2.5M To Smithsonian’s Muhammad Ali Exhibit

LeBron James,  his charitable foundation and James’ business partner Maverick Carter are donating a total of $2.5 million to the new exhibit, “Muhammad Ali: A Force for Change.” They join the list of founding donors to the museum that includes two NBA Hall of Famers. Michael Jordan donated $5 million. Magic Johnson and his wife […]

Why Russell Westbrook won’t lead the Thunder to an NBA title

Russell Westbrook did what he does best Wednesday night, throwing down a massive left-handed dunk to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a clutch win over the Houston Rockets. Colin Cowherd, though, isn’t convinced the stat-stuffing Westbrook has what it takes to lead the Thunder to a title — either this year or in the […]

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