Author Archive

Giannis Antetokounmpo: First Buck to Make an All-Star Team Since Michael Redd

January 20th, 2017
Fact: Giannis Antetokounmpo was announced as one of the All-Star starters on Thursday, becoming the first Buck to make an All-Star team since Michael Redd in 2004. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Facts of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: B/R Insights Read ...

Joel Embiid: 1st 76er Since Iverson to Have 20-Plus Points in 10 Straight Games

January 19th, 2017
Fact: Joel Embiid had 26 points in the Philadelphia 76ers' 94-89 win over the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night, his 10th consecutive game with at least 20 points. Embiid is the first 76er since Allen Iverson to score 20 or more points in at least 10 straight games of a ...

James Harden Posted League-Leading 4th 40-Point Triple-Double of the Season

January 18th, 2017
Fact: Despite the loss to the Miami Heat, Houston Rockets guard James Harden had 40 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists on Tuesday night. He now leads the league with four 40-point triple-doubles this season. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Facts of the ...

Warriors Are Now 19-0 in Games When Draymond Green Records a Triple-Double

January 17th, 2017
Fact: Draymond Green had 11 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists in the Golden State Warriors' 126-91 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night. The Warriors are now 19-0 in games when Green records a triple-double. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Facts ...

76ers on a 3-Game Win Streak for the 1st Time Since ’13-14 Season

January 14th, 2017
Fact: With their 102-93 win over the Hornets on Friday night, the 76ers have now won three games in a row. It is Philadelphia's first winning streak of at least three games since the 2013-14 season when they won four straight games. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most ...

Lakers Become First Team to Lose by 40 or More Points Multiple Times This Season

January 13th, 2017
Fact: The Lakers lost to the Spurs 134-94 on Thursday, becoming the first team in the NBA to lose by 40 or more points multiple times this season. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Facts of the day, presented by Coors Light.      Source: ...

Russell Westbrook Records 18th Triple-Double, Matching His ’15-16 Season Total

January 12th, 2017
Fact: Russell Westbrook had 24 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists in the Thunder's 103-95 win over the Grizzlies on Wednesday night, his 18th triple-double of the season. In the 2015-16 season, Westbrook had 18 total triple-doubles.  Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard ...

James Harden Has 2 Triple-Doubles This Season with 40 Points and 15 Rebounds

January 11th, 2017
Fact: James Harden had 40 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists in the Rockets' 121-114 win over the Hornets on Tuesday night, his second triple-double this season with at least 40 points and 15 rebounds. All other active players have two such combined games in their careers. (Vince Carter, Russell ...

Chris Paul Passes Rod Strickland for 10th on the NBA’s All-Time Assist List

January 7th, 2017
Fact: Chris Paul had 12 assists in the Clippers' 106-98 win over the Kings on Friday night, passing Rod Strickland (7,987) for 10th on the NBA's all-time assist list. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Facts of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ...

Golden State Is Now 9-0 This Season When Stephen Curry Scores 30 or More Points

January 5th, 2017
Fact: Stephen Curry scored 35 points in the Warriors’ 125-117 win over the Blazers on Wednesday night. Golden State is now 9-0 this season when he scores 30 or more points. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Facts of the day, presented by ...