For the past few months, USA Basketball has been waiting on certain players to let them know their intention for the Rio Olympics this summer. It has already been reported that Golden State Warriors guard Steph Curry won’t play of Team USA this summer.
As the Golden State Warriors are closing in on repeating as NBA champions point guard Steph Curry was pondering about what he should do this summer. With the Rio Olympics taking place in a few months, many have wondered whether or not Curry will play for Team USA.
As we are getting closer to the NBA Draft, you can expect to hear about certain teams trying to make some moves. There are a few teams that have plenty of trade assets, which could put themselves in a better position to draft the player they want.
Since the beginning of the NBA regular season, Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah has been frustrated with his role he currently has. Head coach Fred Hoiberg decided to bring Noah off of the bench, but it’s obvious that he wanted to start.
Last month, the Washington Wizards announced that point guard John Wall was having surgeries on both of his knees. The surgeries are expected to make Wall miss out on making the USA Basketball team but should be ready for the start of training camp.
I can honestly say that Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James probably has the most love-hate relationship with the fans. While some believe that he is one of the best basketball players of all time, there are some who believe that he has media outlets like ESPN putting a bunch of hype behind him.
I think everyone knows how dominate NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal was in his playing days. Now his son, Shareef is planning to follow in his footsteps. The younger O’Neal already has an offer list that includes UCLA, USC, Baylor, Kansas State and LSU, which is his father’s alma mater.
The Golden State Warriors dominated the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. With Steph Curry and Klay Thompson struggling, forward Harrison Barnes was one of many who had a very good game.
Even though the Oklahoma City Thunder lost in the Western Conference Finals, they earned plenty of respect around the league. While most of the focus will turn to what forward Kevin Durant will do in free agency, point guard Russell Westbrook is already looking toward next season.
Every year at the end of the NBA regular season, you always hear many current and former head coaches names linked to multiple job openings. Kansas Jayhawks head coach Bill Self saw his name linked to a few jobs, but doesn’t understand why.