The Nets’ Dwight Howard era is already ending

The Nets’ Dwight Howard era is already ending

Dwight Howard has had enough of the Nets. One day after Brooklyn traded for the big man, Howard has requested a buyout, which the team is working to make happen, ESPN reported on Thursday. The 32-year-old is due $23.8 million this year….

Dellavedova's path lifts Aussie NBA draft hopes

Dellavedova's path lifts Aussie NBA draft hopes

Matthew Dellavedova's rags-to-riches career is providing inspiration to the next wave of Australian basketball talent hoping to battle their way to NBA contracts. The NBA Draft will be held in Brooklyn on Thursday with Australians Jock Landale, Xavier Cooks, Deng Adel, Emmett…

Betting world going crazy for LeBron-Kawhi Lakers union

Betting world going crazy for LeBron-Kawhi Lakers union

LAS VEGAS — LeBron James, the NBA’s drama king, has all eyes on him this summer as The Decision Part III nears. Oddsmakers in Las Vegas and offshore locales are watching every move he might make and following every rumor. Will LeBron…

NBA Trade Rumors: Kawhi Leonard Wants Out Of Spurs, Prefers To Be Traded To Lakers, Says ‘ESPN’s’ Wojnarowski

NBA Trade Rumors: Kawhi Leonard Wants Out Of Spurs, Prefers To Be Traded To Lakers, Says ‘ESPN’s’ Wojnarowski

A separate tweet from ‘ESPN’s’ Chris Haynes suggests that Leonard feels “betrayed” by Spurs management and wouldn’t mind missing out on their so-called “super-max” contract offer. Amid all the rumors surrounding potential free agent signings like LeBron James and Paul George, the…

NBA Trade Rumors: Memphis Grizzlies Shopping Chandler Parsons With No. 4 Pick, ‘The Athletic’ Suggests

NBA Trade Rumors: Memphis Grizzlies Shopping Chandler Parsons With No. 4 Pick, ‘The Athletic’ Suggests

The Memphis Grizzlies are open to trading the No. 4 pick, but interested teams must take on Chandler Parsons’ contract as well. An interesting NBA trade rumor involving the Memphis Grizzlies and forward Chandler Parsons has reached the surface. It is an…

Golden State Warriors down $400K of champagne after win

Golden State Warriors down $400K of champagne after win

The Golden State Warriors celebrated their championship win with $400,000 worth of Champagne. We hear the locker-room festivities included more than 300 bottles of Moët & Chandon Champagne — 150 limited-edition Moët Impérial Golden Luminous magnums, which sell in nightclubs for an…

Curry's Warriors sweep Cavs for second straight NBA title

Curry's Warriors sweep Cavs for second straight NBA title

Cleveland: The Golden State Warriors were the prohibitive favorites to win a second straight championship entering these NBA Finals. After completing a four-game sweep, they proved why. The Warriors were dominant Friday night, routing the Cavaliers 108-85 to claim their third NBA…

Detroit Pistons Interview With Dwane Casey Confirmed, Adds Jason Kidd To List Of Coaching Candidates

Detroit Pistons Interview With Dwane Casey Confirmed, Adds Jason Kidd To List Of Coaching Candidates

Days after the Detroit Pistons interview Dwane Casey for their head coaching vacancy, they add Jason Kidd to their list of candidates. According to Basketball Insiders, the Detroit Pistons have officially interviewed former Toronto Raptors’ head coach Dwane Casey for their coaching…

Epic blunder costs Cavs chance at NBA Finals boilover

Epic blunder costs Cavs chance at NBA Finals boilover

Oh no … LeBron James reacts to a call late in regulation. Oakland: The NBA finals kicked off with Commissioner Adam Silver addressing assembled media, saying this league is about ‘‘celebrating greatness’’. In Golden State’s 124-114 game one victory, greatness was celebrated…

NBA finals: LeBron James has every right to speak out against Trump

NBA finals: LeBron James has every right to speak out against Trump

One of those right-wing cable TV talking heads blasted LeBron James as "ignorant" for his criticism of Donald Trump, admonishing him to "shut up and dribble." The Cleveland Cavaliers-Golden State Warriors NBA finals start on Thursday, and I look forward to watching…