LeBron James Gives the Pacers His Full Attention

There is a merciless lot reserved for many who draw the total consideration of LeBron James. Many groups won’t ever understand it. James is so cerebral and so bodily imposing as to dominate video games at a jog, summarily dispatching all however essentially the most elite competitors. Early in a playoff collection, he tends to […]

Jrue Holiday Stars as Pelicans Sink Blazers in Zero-2 Series Hole

If just for one evening, Jrue Holiday silenced his critics. He delivered a signature efficiency in a good contest Tuesday, dropping 33 factors in a 108–103 Pelicans win. New Orleans now owns a 2–Zero lead over the Blazers as their first-round collection shifts to the Bayou for Game three on Thursday. The Pelicans had been […]

Wade turns again the clock as Heat even collection with 76ers

Dwyane Wade was in all probability by no means supposed to go away Miami, and so Monday evening simply felt proper. At 36, Wade is on the stage of his profession the place every little bit of brilliance warrants our redoubled appreciation. On an evening the place he handed Larry Bird for 10th all-time in […]

Cavs should weigh changes after first-round loss

Adversity is at all times relative for LeBron James. It’s been years and years since James has confronted something resembling April panic. His Heat and Cavaliers groups swept by means of the primary spherical of the playoffs each season from 2013 to 2017, and he entered Sunday’s Game 1 towards Indiana driving a 21-game successful […]

Simmons was completely dominant in opposition to the Heat

For roughly 90 seconds, Ben Simmons appeared like a rookie taking part in in his first playoff sport in entrance of an expectant crowd. From there, he was the lifetime of the most effective occasion that Philadelphia basketball has seen in years. The Sixers trounced the Heat 130-103 at house Saturday, decisively claiming Game 1 […]

Previewing betting for the NBA Playoffs

Earning the highest seed within the Western Conference over the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors (58-24) has its benefits for the Houston Rockets (65-17) this 12 months. Not solely would the Rockets have a home-court edge in the event that they met the Warriors within the Western Conference Finals, however in addition they are […]

Report: Knicks fireplace Jeff Hornacek

The New York Knicks have fired Jeff Hornacek as their coach, in keeping with a report from ESPN. Hornacek completed with an uninspiring 60-104 report in New York, ending this season 29-53 after a promising begin was ended as soon as Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis was misplaced to a torn ACL in February.  Hornacek was employed by Phil Jackson […]

Examining the NBA’s first-round playoff matchups

You can exhale! The final night time of the NBA season was completely chaotic, with the Wolves and Nuggets taking part in a thriller for the ultimate playoff spot within the West, whereas the underside half of the East fought for seeding. It was a becoming finish to an interesting season. But now it’s time […]

What will peak Ben Simmons appear like?

The NBA Rookie of the Year race was lifeless even for a lot of the common season, however Ben Simmons has completed the 12 months averaging 14.7 factors, 10.1 rebounds, and 10.9 assists throughout 15 straight Sixers wins. Nobody can blame him for feeling assured right here. “Who would I pick?” he stated to ESPN’s Chris […]