John Wall and Bradley Beal are the cornerstones of the Washington Wizards organization. The team used the No. 1 pick on Wall in 2010 and the No. 3 pick on Beal in 2012. With those two in the fold, the Wizards believe that they have possibly the best backcourt in the league to build around.
You always hear crazy stories about what some of these athletes do in their spare time in the off-season. One of the most popular hobbies that many athletes love to take part in is gambling. Los Angeles Clippers guard Jamal Crawford was one of those guys back in the day, but almost found himself in a […]
When Harrison Barnes was added to the Team USA roster, we all knew that he would likely be one of the last men in the rotation. But I don’t think we were expecting Barnes to be regulated to Christian Laettner Dream Team status. But a quick look at his game logs show that his Rio experience […]
Kobe Bryant is staying busy in retirement, which shouldn’t surprise you at all. But what he will be doing with his time may surprise you. Bryant doesn’t seem to have plans to work in basketball, besides working with young players. Or show up on your television talking about basketball, at least for now. Instead, Bryant […]
This happens every time a NBA player plays for Team USA in the Olympics for the first time. They get swept up in the experience and give comments that are indicative of this great experience. Even Carmelo Anthony, who has experienced multiple Olympics, has let the experience get the best of him. The latest victim […]
Going into the 2016-17 NBA season, many have high expectations for the Boston Celtics. Those expectations went up a notch when the Celtics signed forward Al Horford away from the Atlanta Hawks during free agency.
For the past few season, the Los Angeles Clippers and the Golden State Warriors have had maybe the most heated rivalry in the NBA. But for center DeAndre Jordan, things took an unexpected turn while playing for Team USA in the Olympics.
Reports have began to trickle out about the marquee games of the 2016-17 NBA regular season. With Kevin Durant’s return to Oklahoma City getting most of the attention, the defending NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers have been overlooked. Well now we know who the Cavaliers will face on opening night, which will be their ring ceremony.
We all love hearing great stories about how some of the legends in the NBA did things back when they were playing. But every now and then, you hear a story that really makes you shake your head in disbelief.
Kevin Durant decided to leave Oklahoma City to join forces with Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green in the Bay. In response, Russell Westbrook defiantly re-signed with Oklahoma City. In the aftermath, there is a franchise that was surprised by Durant’s choice, a strained relationship and obviously hard feelings.