Ben Simmons Reportedly Eyeing Late First Round Return for Brooklyn Nets

Ben Simmons Reportedly Eyeing Late First Round Return for Brooklyn Nets

Ten days after Steve Nash told reporters Ben Simmons would be sidelined for the Play-In Tournament, ESPN’s Brian Windhorst reports that Simmons is now targeting Game 4, 5, or 6 of the Nets’ first-round matchup against the Boston Celtics for his debut with the Brooklyn. Simmons has remained sidelined throughout…

Ex-Knicks Coach Mike D’Antoni Says He Didn’t See ‘Linsanity’ Coming

Ex-Knicks Coach Mike D’Antoni Says He Didn’t See ‘Linsanity’ Coming

Former Knicks Coach Mike D’Antoni told J.J. Redick that he didn’t see Jeremy Lin and the “Linsanity” phenomenon happening on the Old Man and the Three podcast. D’Antoni, Lin’s coach in 2012 during his ascendant streak, gave the initial comment based on the Harvard product’s previous play when he said…

Atlanta Hawks Stamp Their Ticket To Play Cavs By Blowing Out Charlotte

Atlanta Hawks Stamp Their Ticket To Play Cavs By Blowing Out Charlotte

The Atlanta Hawks are one step closer to ending the narratives about their disappointing season by dismissing the Charlotte Hornets 132-103 to set up a matchup with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night. The Cavs lost Tuesday night to the Brooklyn Nets 115-107 after Kyrie Irving’s epic shooting performance. The…

Miles Bridges Apologizes To Fan For Throwing Mouthpiece After Ejection

Miles Bridges Apologizes To Fan For Throwing Mouthpiece After Ejection

The Charlotte Hornets ended their season with a thud as the Atlanta Hawks eliminated them in a 132-103 loss on Wednesday night. After Atlanta outscored the Hornets 42-24 in the third quarter, the game was never in doubt. But unlike Charlotte’s play-in tournament blowout last year to the Indiana Pacers,…

CJ McCollum Shines As the New Orleans Pelicans Eliminate San Antonio

CJ McCollum Shines As the New Orleans Pelicans Eliminate San Antonio

The New Orleans Pelicans continue to be one of NBA history’s biggest in-season turnaround stories after defeating the San Antonio Spurs 113-103 on Wednesday night. With the win, the Pelicans get the right to face the Los Angeles Clippers in Crypto.com Arena on Friday night. The winner qualifies as the…

Jayson Tatum Speaks On Relationship With Kyrie Irving and How Irving Left

Jayson Tatum Speaks On Relationship With Kyrie Irving and How Irving Left

Before Boston’s first-round matchup with the Brooklyn Nets, Jayson Tatum opened up on the times he and Kyrie Irving shared on the court together in the Celtics’ green and the conversations the two have had since the seven-time All-Star’s departure to Brooklyn. While addressing reporters after practice on Wednesday, Tatum…

Armando Bacot Returning to Carolina For His Senior Season

Armando Bacot Returning to Carolina For His Senior Season

After a record-setting season, North Carolina forward Armando Bacot will return for his senior season. In a statement given by the university, Bacot simply wrote “I’m Back” to announce his return to Chapel Hill. Bacot earned first-team All-ACC honors after leading the nation with 31 double-doubles tying David Robinson for…

Kyrie Irving On Playing While Fasting For Ramadan: ‘It’s a Journey with God’

Kyrie Irving On Playing While Fasting For Ramadan: ‘It’s a Journey with God’

Nets guard Kyrie Irving exploded in the Nets’ 115-108 playoff-clinching win over the Cavs to clinch their spot in the playoffs as the seventh-seed by scoring 34 points and 12 assists, shooting a perfect 12-12 in the first three-quarters of the game before missing his first shot in the fourth….