1. Damian Lillard Reportedly Will Compete in 2014 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

    Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard has taken the NBA by storm since entering the league last season...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 31,571 reads 94 comments

  2. Dwight Howard, as Hoped, Taking Houston Rockets into Western Conference Elite

    The Houston Rockets have now won four games in a row, their longest winning streak since late November. That may seem hard to believe, given the fact that the Rockets boast a robust record of 33-17, but it's the truth...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 8,097 reads 20 comments

  3. Would Rudy Gay Really Turn Down Huge Payday, Leave Sacramento Kings?

    Rudy Gay is a polarizing player—a polarizing player with a $19.3 million option this summer...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 4,783 reads 29 comments

  4. Omer Asik Reportedly Close to a Return for Houston Rockets

    It has been a tumultuous season for Houston Rockets big man Omer Asik . He's played sparingly, he's been in trade talks and he has been injured for quite some time, but now, he is close to making his way back...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 2,621 reads 4 comments

  5. Detroit Pistons vs. Miami Heat: Postgame Grades and Analysis for Miami

    Dwyane Wade scored 30 points, LeBron James finished two rebounds shy of a triple-double and the Miami Heat fought off the feisty Detroit Pistons , 102-96, at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday night...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 7,511 reads 25 comments

  6. Mario Chalmers Throws Alley-Oop Way Up for LeBron James, Who Slams It Down

    Not many teams in recent years can run a fast break like the Miami Heat . On Monday night against the Detroit Pistons , the Heat added another highlight to their collection of impressive fast-break plays...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 86,209 reads 114 comments

  7. Miami Heat vs. New York Knicks: Live Score and Analysis

    LeBron James had 30 points, Dwyane Wade added 22 and the Miami Heat defeated the New York Knicks, 106-91, at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night. The Knicks now have as many losses (28) this season as they had all of last year...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 11,140 reads 71 comments

  8. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Brooklyn Nets: Live Score and Analysis

    Kevin Durant couldn't extend his streak of 30-point games on Friday night, but that's only because he didn't have to play a second in the fourth quarter...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 27,857 reads 98 comments

  9. Houston Rockets vs. Dallas Mavericks: Live Score and Analysis

    Chandler Parsons scored 26 points, Dwight Howard added 21 and the Houston Rockets held off a furious Dallas Mavericks rally to secure a 117-115 win at the American Airlines Center ...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 4,096 reads 21 comments

  10. San Antonio Spurs vs. Houston Rockets: Live Score and Analysis

    If the San Antonio Spurs and Houston Rockets meet in the playoffs, hopefully it won't be under these circumstances...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 9,451 reads 45 comments

  11. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Boston Celtics: Live Score and Analysis

    No Kevin Durant ? No problem. The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Boston Celtics , 101-83, for their sixth straight win on Friday night as Durant rested with a sore shoulder...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 4,914 reads 18 comments

  12. Joakim Noah Rebounding Like No Chicago Bull Since Dennis Rodman

    Joakim Noah is a good rebounder. Okay—a very good rebounder. He is so good, in fact, that he is rebounding better than any Chicago Bull since legend Dennis Rodman laced 'em up during the 1997-98 campaign...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 9,400 reads 16 comments

  13. Denver Nuggets vs. Portland Trail Blazers: Live Score and Analysis

    LaMarcus Aldridge scored a career-high 44 and poured in the last 15 points for the Portland Trail Blazers, rallying his team to a 110-105 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 10,803 reads 30 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Once Told Michael Jordan "I Could Kick Your A**," Says Phil Jackson

    We all know Kobe Bryant is confident. Make that very confident, but is he confident enough to say that he could kick Michael Jordan's behind in one-on-one? Well, according to Phil Jackson, who coached both Bryant and Jordan, yes...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 167,582 reads 265 comments

  15. Rockets' 3-Point Reliance Would Make Even More Sense with Better Shooters

    The Houston Rockets take a lot of three-pointers. A whole lot. Kevin McHale's ballclub ranks second in three-point attempts, averaging 26 triple tries a game. There is absolutely nothing wrong with that if you have shooters...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 6,824 reads 29 comments

  16. Sacramento Kings vs. Houston Rockets: Live Score and Analysis

    Dwight Howard had 26 points and 13 rebounds, James Harden added 24 points and nine assists and the Houston Rockets routed the Sacramento Kings , 119-98, on Wednesday night...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 3,873 reads 23 comments

  17. Boston Celtics vs. Miami Heat: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Boston Celtics nearly pulled off another win at AmericanAirlines Arena, but LeBron James saved the Miami Heat in the end...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 6,378 reads 15 comments

  18. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Chicago Bulls: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    Taj Gibson hit a game-winning layup as time expired, and the Chicago Bulls outlasted the Los Angeles Lakers , 102-100, in overtime on Monday night...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 6,823 reads 33 comments

  19. Tyson Chandler Criticizes New York Knicks' Defensive Strategy vs. Brooklyn Nets

    As you can expect, New York Knicks big man Tyson Chandler was not happy after the 103-80 thrashing the Knicks suffered at the hands of the Brooklyn Nets on Monday afternoon...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 18,307 reads 97 comments

  20. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Toronto Raptors: Postgame Grades and Analysis for LA

    Nick Young scored 29 points, Pau Gasol added 22 and the Los Angeles Lakers rallied from a 16-point third-quarter deficit to beat the Toronto Raptors , 112-106, at the Air Canada Centre on Sunday afternoon...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 14,387 reads 65 comments

  21. Los Angeles Clippers vs. New York Knicks: Live Score and Analysis

    Blake Griffin had 32 points, Jamal Crawford added 29 and the Los Angeles Clippers ran away from the New York Knicks in the second half en route to a 109-95 win at Madison Square Garden on Friday night...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 4,414 reads 32 comments

  22. Lakers' Nick Young Goes Postal After Getting Fouled Hard by Suns' Alex Len

    Struggling Phoenix Suns rookie Alex Len made his presence felt in Wednesday night's matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers , but not in a good way...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 185,399 reads 541 comments

  23. Jameer Nelson Does 'Big Balls' Dance, Fined $15,000 by the NBA

    The "big balls" dance, patented by former NBA star Sam Cassell, is still prevalent in the NBA nowadays...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 93,017 reads 143 comments

  24. Dallas Mavericks vs. Los Angeles Clippers: Live Score and Analysis

    We officially have a candidate for game of the year. Down 17 points with 3:59 left, the Los Angeles Clippers closed on a miraculous 23-4 run to stun the Dallas Mavericks , 129-127, at the Staples Center on Wednesday night...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 1,266 reads 3 comments

  25. Miami Heat vs. Washington Wizards: Live Score and Analysis

    John Wall had 25 points, six Washington Wizards players scored in double figures and Randy Wittman's ballclub stunned the Miami Heat , 114-97, on Wednesday night, sending the Heat to their third straight loss for the first time since Jan...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 9 months ago 9,854 reads 45 comments