Golden State Warriors are having an historically bad stretch of games

Things are turning from bad to worse for the Golden State Warriors. This season has been quite the ride for the Golden State Warriors. Entering the year with hopes of proving everyone wrong by competing for a sixth straight NBA Finals appearance, injuries and lackluster performances have catapulted the...

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3 hours ago, Blue Man Hoop, Golden State Warriors

Andre Drummond Trade Rumors: 'No Traction' on Talks for Pistons Center

The Detroit Pistons may want to trade Andre Drummond before the Feb. 6 deadline, but there doesn't appear to be a long list of suitors eager to meet their demands right now...

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3 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Detroit Pistons

Healthy Karl-Anthony Towns Sets Record Straight

While Friday night marked an opportunity for Karl-Anthony Towns to get back on the court and shake some rust off, it gave him a chance to weigh in on speculation that began to circulate while he was rehabilitating a knee injury. Towns, it was whispered, was unhappy with the Timberwolves. Reports that...

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3 hours ago, SLAM Magazine

Andre Drummond’s modern fit and place in today’s NBA

Andre Drummond has been a staple in the NBA’s trade talks up to this point, prompting a lot of discussion about his value and place in the modern game What exactly is going on with Andre Drummond? His counting stats – 17.3 points, 15.7 rebounds and 1.8 blocks per game – are actually...

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4 hours ago, Sir Charles In Charge

Spurs have inconsistency issues exposed in home loss to Hawks

The San Antonio Spurs suffered one of their worst losses of the season, losing at home to the bottom-feeding Atlanta Hawks. Inconsistency issues plagued the San Antonio Spurs in the early parts of the season. They regularly struggled to string together a solid 48 minutes of basketball. This sent them...

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4 hours ago, Air Alamo, San Antonio Spurs, Atlanta Hawks

Trae Young gets ankles absolutely destroyed by Dejounte Murray (video)

Trae Young gets ankles absolutely destroyed by Dejounte Murray (video)

The Hawks got Trae Young his desired help, trading for Jeff Teague.

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4 hours ago, NBC Sports

Derrick Rose’s renaissance is the story of the NBA season

The NBA has lacked those dramatic storylines thus far this season that we have seen in the past. We fully expect this to change moving forward. However, there’s a heartwarming story coming out of Detroit that has flown under the radar. It’s the performance of former NBA MVP Derrick Rose in his first...

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4 hours ago, Yardbarker

Chuck's Daily Check In - 1.18.20

FINAL FROM PHILADELPHIA:

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4 hours ago, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Bulls

Wizards' Scott Brooks Responds to Bradley Beal's 'Culture Change' Comments

Washington Wizards head coach Scott Brooks said Friday that he saw comments from shooting guard Bradley Beal about the need for a culture change, and he's confident progress is being made...

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4 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Washington Wizards

How Gersson Rosas is setting up the Minnesota Timberwolves’ future

It’s time to take a step back and admire the way that Gersson Rosas is setting up the Minnesota Timberwolves’ roster for his next big move. Looking back at this past summer’s free agency, many Minnesota Timberwolves fans were left feeling unsettled after Gersson Rosas was unsuccessful...

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4 hours ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Houston Rockets: James Harden will get out of slump soon

The Houston Rockets’ star shooting guard James Harden has had a rough last five games. How much longer will his shooting woes continue? Mike D’Antoni‘s Houston Rockets have been one of the better teams in the Western Conference for years. After adding star point guard Russell Westbrook...

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4 hours ago, Hoops Habit, Houston Rockets

Scott Brooks responds to Bradley Beal's 'culture' comments

Wizards star Bradley Beal recently called out Washington’s team culture as the organization’s struggles continued with a tough loss to the Bulls on Wednesday. Given the team’s record, Beal addressed whether or not losing builds up frustration. “I would hope it does,” Beal said. “I don’t like losing,...

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4 hours ago, Yardbarker

OKC Thunder: Darius Bazley offensive role becoming more versatile

OKC Thunder rookie Darius Bazley has rediscovered his scoring touch and it appears to be a role change coach Billy Donovan is encouraging. After a really poor December, Darius Bazley has rediscovered his ability to put the ball in the hoop. Since the last time we checked in on Bazley the OKC Thunder...

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4 hours ago, Thunderous Intentions, Oklahoma City Thunder

Daily News- January 18, 2020

Get the latest news on the Wine & Gold by checking out what the local and national media are writing about.

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5 hours ago, Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Cavaliers

NBA MVP Ladder 3.0 all about respecting elders; LeBron James remains on top

Only 3 players have been named NBA MVP in their age-32 season or later, but LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers is bidding to be the 4th. In the 64 seasons the NBA has named a Most Valuable Player, it is an honor that has mostly been for the young and the bold. Of […] NBA MVP Ladder 3.0 all...

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5 hours ago, Hoops Habit

Memphis Grizzlies: Brandon Clarke is flying under the radar

Brandon Clarke is the “other” rookie on the Memphis Grizzlies that is having a solid rookie season; he’s flying under the radar but has a bright future The Canadian presence in the NBA the strongest it has ever been, with 16 players in the league from above the border. The latest addition...

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5 hours ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Memphis Grizzlies

Washington Wizards drop third straight game in blowout loss to Toronto Raptors

Less than 48 hours after Bradley Beal’s culture comments, the Washington Wizards looked less than inspired against the reigning champs. The Washington Wizards simply had no answers for the Toronto Raptors. Following a frustratingly close loss to the Chicago Bulls, the Wizards were blown out by...

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5 hours ago, Wiz of Awes, Washington Wizards, Toronto Raptors

Tristan Thompson slaps Jae Crowder’s rear end, gets ejected (video)

Tristan Thompson slaps Jae Crowder’s rear end, gets ejected (video)

What is it about Cleveland athletes slapping butts and getting in trouble?

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5 hours ago, NBC Sports

Toronto Raptors: Stock Take, plus the roster nears full health

For the first time in a long time, the Toronto Raptors are closing in on a fully healthy roster. Whose stock rose and who fell this week? On a short week against favourable opposition, you would be forgiven for expecting that the Toronto Raptors could walk to a 2-0 week, thus improving their chances...

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5 hours ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Atlanta Hawks’ Tale of Two Rookies

Looking at the Atlanta Hawks’ two 1st round rookies, and why they can’t seem to play well at the same time. The Atlanta Hawks were fortunate enough to have two top ten draft picks in the 2019 draft, using them to select De’Andre Hunter 4ht,  and Cam Reddish 10th. Thus far, neither...

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5 hours ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

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