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NBA Playoffs 2012: Most Intriguing Storylines in Sunday’s Games

May 5th, 2012
We're at the point in the 2012 NBA playoffs where we separate the pretenders and the contenders.Following a full slate of games on Saturday, Sunday features the higher-profile series such as Bulls-76ers, Knicks-Heat, Celtics-Hawks and Lakers-Nuggets.Here's a look at the biggest storylines for tomorrow's action. Star-less BullsThe Bulls will not only ...

Joakim Noah Injury: Updates on Bulls Star’s Ankle Injury

May 5th, 2012
As if the Chicago Bulls' postseason couldn't get any worse, the Eastern Conference's No. 1 seed fears it may now be without Joakim Noah.During Chicago's Game 3 fourth-quarter meltdown against the Philadelphia 76ers, Noah injured his left ankle.K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune reports: Noah is in bad shape. Initial X-rays ...

NBA Trade Rumors: Kirk Hinrich Perfect Fit for What Lakers Want at PG

March 5th, 2012
Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers knocked off LeBron James and the Miami Heat yesterday in a performance that reminded us how things should be in Lakerland.Metta World Peace did his best Ron Artest impression and was actually productive in back-to-back games for the first time since late December. In ...

2011 NBA Playoff Predictions: Grizzlies Will Be Tough for Spurs in First Round

April 10th, 2011
2011 NBA Playoffs Predictions Give Memphis Grizzlies A Fighting Chance Against San Antonio SpursMemphis and San Antonio split their season series at two and the NBA's best team will not be too excited if they have to play the Grizzlies in the first round.Since the All-Star break Memphis has won ...

NBA Playoff Predictions: Superstars, Subplots and Complete Postseason Picks

April 10th, 2011
This picture really explains it all. The NBA's two best teams in recent years (and history) are in danger entering the 2011 playoffs, and the ball may just be "slipping" out of their grasp this time around. Boston is 5-5 in their last 10 games, 15-10 since the All-Star break and traded ...

Shaquille O’Neal: Is Latest Injury the End of His Career?

April 4th, 2011
Future Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal Might Not Come Back After Latest InjuryWe have not seen a lot of Shaq this season but the Celtics certainly could use his help.The big 39-year old became a major player in the Celtic's postseason plans after they sent Kendrick Perkins to Oklahoma City.In ...

Jerry Sloan Resigns: Will Utah Jazz Make Playoffs Without Head Coach?

February 10th, 2011
It seems that 23-years is enough for the Hall of Fame coach of the Utah Jazz; Jerry Sloan is resigning after signing a one-year contract extension only a few days ago.The Utah Jazz are 31-23 overall and the sixth seed in the Western Conference right now.They have stumbled as of late ...

LeBron James: Has He Done Enough to Prove the Haters Wrong?

February 4th, 2011
Will LeBron James Ever Be Able To Do Enough To Prove The Haters Wrong?The Miami Heat are 35-14 and second in the Eastern Conference with a roster that has not been completely healthy yet this season; they are the most scrutinized team in basketball though.LeBron James, Dwayne Wade and Chris ...

Andre Miller: Veteran Guard Would Welcome a Trade

February 4th, 2011
Is Andre Miller Ready To Leave Portland?The veteran Trail Blazer point guard talked about his chances of leaving Portland this season and said "I don't really care, really," Miller told FanHouse on Wednesday. "You know what I'm saying? I would like to stay put, but it's a business and anything can happen."Miller's acknowledgement ...

NBA Trade Rumors: Ron Artest, Carmelo Anthony and the Latest Trade Buzz

February 4th, 2011
The NBA season creeps closer to the trading deadline and rumors continue to swirl around some of the league's bigger names. The Ron Artest trade rumors seem to be coming back down to earth, and we'll examine what they mean for the Lakers and the rest of the league. The ...