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J.R. Smith Gets Emotional Discussing Family After Cavaliers Win 2016 NBA Finals

June 19th, 2016
Outside of LeBron James, perhaps no Cleveland Cavaliers player showed as much emotion as J.R. Smith did after the franchise won its first NBA title Sunday. Smith broke down into tears at the podium after Cleveland's 93-89 Game 7 win over the Golden State Warriors. He discussed the impact his family has ...

Cavaliers Win 2016 NBA Finals: Score, Celebration Highlights, Twitter Reaction

June 19th, 2016
The city of Cleveland may never stop partying. The Cleveland Cavaliers completed their comeback from a 3-1 series deficit to win their first NBA championship by defeating the Golden State Warriors 93-89 in Game 7 of the NBA Finals on Sunday at Oracle Arena. LeBron James became the third player in NBA ...

Ayesha Curry Rips NBA on Twitter After Warriors’ Game 6 Loss to Cavaliers

June 16th, 2016
Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry fouled out late in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 115-101 win over the defending NBA champions at Quicken Loans Arena. He was soon ejected from the court after unintentionally throwing his mouthpiece toward a fan. Curry's wife, Ayesha, turned to Twitter and voiced her displeasure with the ...

LeBron James Becomes 9th Player in History to Score 1,000 Points in NBA Finals

June 13th, 2016
In his seventh NBA Finals, LeBron James on Monday accomplished something few other players have. James became the ninth player in NBA history to crack the 1,000-point plateau in his NBA Finals career, per NBA on ESPN. James came into Monday's must-win Game 5 only one point behind Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic ...

Penguins Win Stanley Cup Final: Score, Celebration Highlights, Twitter Reaction

June 12th, 2016
Pittsburgh is the hockey capital of the world for the fourth time. The Pittsburgh Penguins won the Stanley Cup on Sunday night with a 3-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game 6. Sidney Crosby earned the Conn Smythe Trophy as the MVP of the playoffs, and the Penguins took ...

Fan Runs on Court During Game 4 of Warriors vs. Cavaliers NBA Finals

June 11th, 2016
A shirtless fan ran onto the court Friday during Game 4 of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. The fan was tackled by security before reaching center court, via Bleacher Report: Ben Golliver of Sports Illustrated captured a shot of the fan being escorted from the court, ...

Paul Thompson, Graham Black to Panthers: Latest Trade Details and Reaction

June 10th, 2016
The Florida Panthers announced they have struck a deal with the New Jersey Devils to acquire forwards Paul Thompson and Graham Black on Friday.  New Jersey is receiving a 2018 second-round pick and center Marc Savard's contract in return. George Richards of the Miami Herald shared his thoughts on the trade, which should ...

NHL Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Tyson Barrie, P.K. Subban and More

June 10th, 2016
The NHL season is nearing its close. That means it's almost time for other teams to retool and reload so that they can end up in the same position as the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks next year. Chatter on the trade front has been quiet so far. It's sure ...

Stanley Cup Final 2016: Penguins vs. Sharks TV Schedule, Predictions

June 5th, 2016
We have a series. The San Jose Sharks are very much alive after defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-2 in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final on Saturday night.  The series is now 2-1 in favor of Pittsburgh, but the Sharks have seized the momentum heading into Game 4 on their home ...

Jerry West Comments on How Stephen Curry Would Have Fared in His Era

June 4th, 2016
Golden State Warriors executive and Hall of Famer Jerry West thinks Stephen Curry would have thrived in his era, but the game would not have been as easy to play as it is today.  "He would've been great when we played," West said, per Baxter Holmes of ESPN.com. "He would've gotten ...