Articles Tagged with NBA

I Can’t Breathe: Athletes Show Their Support For Eric Garner

Athletes show support for Eric Garner

This weekend saw several athletes voice their support of Eric Garner and his family in the wake of the New York grand jury ruling last week. According to the Detroit Free Press, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush had an equipment manager write the words “I Can’t Breathe” on the shirt he wore for pre-game… Read more »

NBA News: Derrick Rose Suffers Another Injury

Derrick Rose suffers another injury

It seems that Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose just can’t get away from the “injury bug,” as Rose injured his left hamstring in the Chicago Bulls’ 100-93 win over the Toronto Raptors on Thursday night. After the game, Rose was asked about the injury and didn’t seem too concerned about it. “I guess it’s… Read more »

NBA News: Derrick Rose Responds To Fans Calling Him Soft

Derrick Rose responds to his "soft' label

Fans of the Chicago Bulls have grown extremely frustrated with the injury issues that former NBA Most Valuable Player Derrick Rose has been dealing with for the past three seasons, and Bulls fans may have been put over the edge after Rose’s recent comments in response to angry fans calling him soft. “I’m good, man,”… Read more »

NBA Trade Rumors: Kobe Bryant Headed To Washington?

Kobe Bryant rumored to be traded

Longtime NBA reporter Sam Smith speculated about the future of Kobe Bryant in his latest column for Smith brings up potential trade destinations for Bryant as the Lakers are not very good, in rebuilding mode and don’t have much use for Bryant as he’ll likely be retired from basketball after his contract expires in… Read more »

NBA News: Rajon Rondo Headed To Sacramento

Rajon Rondo on the move to Kings

With the Boston Celtics well into their rebuilding phase, this year could be the year where all-star point guard Rajon Rondo is dealt, and Sacramento could very well be the most likely destination for the Celtics’ all-star point guard. This past summer, the Boston Celtics drafted Marcus Smart, a point guard from Oklahoma State University…. Read more »

LeBron James Tells Angry Cavs Fans To Be Patient

LeBron James Rumor: Did Cavs Star Tell Dwyane Wade That He's Returning To Miami Heat?

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers haven’t gotten off to the start many people thought they would, and that Cavs fans hoped they would. As a matter of fact, the return of LeBron James to Cleveland has been disappointing thus far. Well, LeBron took to Twitter on Thursday to address all of the Cavs fans… Read more »

Derrick Rose Suffers Injury Against Cavaliers

Derrick Rose suffers injury

Chicago Bulls all-star point guard Derrick Rose suffered an injury against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night. However, Bulls fans can breathe a sigh of relief, as Rose said in a post-game interview that the injury (sprained ankle) isn’t all that serious. “Don’t worry, it’s just an ankle sprain,” Rose explained to the media after… Read more »

Cavaliers Disappoint in LeBron James’ Return

LeBron returns

It was a special night at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio as LeBron James made his official return home after spending four seasons with the Miami Heat. When LeBron was introduced at the beginning of the game by the Cavaliers public address announcer, the crowd of 20,000 plus jumped to their feet and… Read more »

Dwight Howard Elbows Kobe Bryant, Heated Exchange Follows

Howard elbows Kobe in face

The Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets opened up their 2014-2015 NBA season last night, which means that former Laker teammates Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard would go head-to-head. Howard, who left Los Angeles last summer and headed to Houston, hasn’t had a lot of pleasant things to say about Bryant and the Los Angeles… Read more »