1. Behold the Wonder That Is Russell Westbrook

    Looking for yesterday's quote of the day? You don't have to look any further than Russell Westbrook. During the Thunder's 92-78 victory over the Derrick Rose -less Bulls , Westbrook ...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 8,491 reads 98 comments

  2. Jeremy Lin out with Torn Meniscus, Carmelo Anthony to Take over Again

    It's Carmelo Anthony 's world again. After an incredible run, Jeremy Lin's spectacular season is over. The team announced that Lin will undergo surgery to repair a torn meniscus ...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 2,888 reads 11 comments

  3. Stephon Marbury Is a Champion of the Chinese Basketball Association

    Stephon Marbury is a champion. After three years in China playing for the Chinese Basketball Association, Marbury has led the Beijing Ducks to the CBA championship...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 9,149 reads 17 comments

  4. Could This Be the End for Grant Hill?

    Disappointing news out of Phoenix today: Grant Hill will be going under the knife on Friday to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee. This is the same knee that Hill had arthroscopic surgery on in September to remove a loose piece of cartilage...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 4,549 reads 6 comments

  5. Los Angeles Lakers Honor Derek Fisher with Tribute Video

    Derek Fisher returned to Los Angeles as a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder last night. Russell Westbrook led the Thunder to a 102-93 victory against the Lakers , but the ...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 5,889 reads 4 comments

  6. Iman Shumpert Good at Celebrating; Dwight Howard Good at Looking Exasperated

    When I flipped to the Knicks/ Magic game last night, I thought my contacts were failing me. I did that extra-hard blink thing that you do to try to will your contacts back into their ...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 3,343 reads 15 comments

  7. Andray Blatche, Boos and Much-Needed Tough Love from Mom

    Vegas Summer League, 2009. I'm watching the Milwaukee Bucks play the Dallas Mavericks and I hear a heckler start to go in on Brandon Jennings. At first he starts out by saying the usual insults, but then it gets rougher...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 1,349 reads 3 comments

  8. Kevin Durant Lets Us in on the New Oklahoma City Hotspot: The Apple Store

    Kevin Durant stopped by the Jimmy Kimmel show last night to talk, well, everything but basketball. The Thunder take on the Lakers in Los Angeles this evening, but last night, ...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 2,248 reads 3 comments

  9. Jose Calderon Gets Back on D…JaVale McGee Rewards Him by Making Him a Poster

    Jose Calderon is a lot of things. He's a scrappy point guard, probably the kindest, most unselfish teammate I've ever seen and he isn't a great quote, but he's a pleasant interview...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 1,430 reads 4 comments

  10. Delonte West Talks Lamar Odom, Drops Wisdom on Us

    Watching Lamar Odom play basketball has been a painful experience this season. Since his unexpected and unusual departure from the Lakers , things haven't gone so well for Odom...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 3,206 reads 1 comments

  11. Jeremy Lin Also Stole the Most Improved Player Award When He Stole Our Hearts

    The NBA 's Most Improved Player Award is always interesting. It's tough to decide which player has improved more than the rest...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 30,285 reads 133 comments

  12. The Swing Pass: Ryan Anderson's Nickname, Looking at the Blazers, Durant MIP?

    Wondering if you've missed out on any NBA news? Each week you'll find a collection of the best NBA-related content that the Internet has to offer right here on The Swing Pass...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 177 reads 1 comments

  13. Marcus Camby Scores from 90 Feet, Can't Quite Beat the Buzzer

    There's something about trick shots and buzzer beaters; they turn us all into eight-year-olds again. No matter how many we've seen, or how many the shooter has made, each one is its own exciting delight...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 1,345 reads 1 comments

  14. Nate McMillan Thanks Portland in Full-Page Ad, Stays Professional as Ever

    We learn the most about people when they are not at their best. When things are tough and they're being tested. True character comes out in the ugly moments, when happiness isn't serving as a shield or disguise...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 1,404 reads 7 comments

  15. Stan Van Gundy on the Raptors' Pizza Promotions and the Ridiculousness of It All

    Memo to NBA fans: If you're cheering for pizza, you best be getting a whole pie and not just a slice. Word to Stan Van Gundy for finally giving this foolishness the rant it deserves...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 382 reads 16 comments

  16. Dwight Howard, Chris Duhon Break It Down to Baby Got Back, Karaoke with Fans

    The real reason why Dwight Howard decided to stay in Orlando: to have fun karaoke-ing it up with his teammates, obviously. Check this video of Howard and Chris Duhon helping out two young fans at the Orlando Magic Youth Foundation Gala...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 7,855 reads 4 comments

  17. Appointment Viewing: Dwyane Wade and the Heat Need a Quick Rebound in Indy

    Dwyane Wade was not a happy man last night. He wasn't happy about the Heat 's 103-87 loss to the Thunder, he wasn't happy about the first fourth quarter in his career in which ...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 2,209 reads 20 comments

  18. Kendrick Perkins Dunks on the Heat, Gives Dwyane Wade Taste of His Shoe

    The Thunder took down the Miami Heat , 103-87, in Oklahoma City last night. With two of the top teams in the league matched up against one another, the victory was a big one for Oklahoma City...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 6,062 reads 35 comments

  19. Jason Smith Blake Griffin Foul: Why Smith's 2-Game Suspension Was the Right Call

    It wasn't Chris Paul who took the hardest hit upon his return to New Orleans . No, that distinction would belong to Paul's teammate, Blake Griffin, courtesy of New Orleans's Jason Smith...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 5,302 reads 40 comments

  20. T.J. Ford to Become Assistant Coach with D-League's Austin Toros

    T.J. Ford 's days on the basketball court are not over yet, even if his playing days are through. After announcing that he was retiring two weeks ago, Ford has a new gig already...

    Holly MacKenzie Written by Holly MacKenzie about over 2 years ago 1,260 reads 2 comments

  21. Allen Iverson Did Not Ink 1-Month Contract to Play in Dominican Republic

    Allen Iverson will not be playing basketball in the Dominican Republic this Sunday. One day after Pueblo Nuevo club president Milton Nunez told the Associated Press that Allen ...

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  22. Allen Iverson Inks 1-Month Contract to Play in Dominican Republic

    The Allen Iverson saga continues. At least this time there's actual basketball involved. As first reported by Sportando Basket , Iverson is headed to the Dominican Republic after signing a one-month contract to play for Pueblo Nuevo...

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  23. Kobe Bryant on Facing Derek Fisher Next Week: 'I'm Going to Demolish Him'

    After playing alongside Derek Fisher for all five of his championship runs, Kobe Bryant will surely miss him this postseason. Don't think for a second that his emotion will get in the way of competition, though...

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  24. JaVale McGee Saves the Day for Denver Nuggets, Spoils Ben Gordon's Big Night

    Ben Gordon scored 45 points last night. He connected on all nine of his three-point attempts. He was brilliant for the Pistons . Unfortunately, brilliant doesn't always lead to victory...

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  25. The Swing Pass: Gilbert in Memphis, Marbury in China, DeRozan in College

    Wondering if you've missed out on any NBA news? Each week you'll find a collection of the best NBA-related content that the internet has to offer right here on The Swing Pass...

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