Ben Simmons makes his professional debut in the NBA Summer League. Simmons, the first overall pick for the Philadelphia 76ers, finished with 10 points, 8 rebounds, and 5 assists in just under 24 minutes of play.
A team who won 73 games at the height of it’s powers, “The Block” and “The Shot” that sealed a championship for a city that believed. It’s all here as we take a look back at the epic 7 game series where history was on the line from the very beginning.
Featuring six Olympic and/or FIBA World Cup gold medalists, USA Basketball unveiled its official 12-man 2016 U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team. Selected for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team, which is seeking a third consecutive Olympic title, were: Carmelo Anthony (New York Knicks/Syracuse); Harrison Barnes (Golden State Warriors/North Carolina); Jimmy Butler (Chicago Bulls/Marquette); DeMarcus Cousins (Sacramento […]
LeBron James cradled the shiny gold trophy and struggled to sum up what might be his sweetest championship yet, the one he is so proudly bringing home to his native northeast Ohio just as he promised to do when he returned to the Cavaliers two summers ago. Later, flanked by his three children on Father’s […]
The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors 93-89 in Game 7 of The Finals to win the series 4-3. Cleveland’s LeBron James recorded a triple-double in the win with 27 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists. Draymond Green led the Warriors with 32 points, 15 rebounds and 9 assists in defeat. Check out the […]
LeBron James and Kyrie Irving thoroughly overpowered the defending champions from every spot on the floor, and the Cavaliers are still alive to chase that elusive championship. The unflappable, determined-as-ever James had 41 points, 16 rebounds and seven assists, Irving also scored 41 points and Cleveland capitalized on the absence of suspended star Draymond Green, […]
Steph Curry found his long-range touch and scored 38 points, Klay Thompson added 25 and the Warriors rebounded from a big loss by beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-97 on Friday night in Game 4. Curry scored just 48 total points in the first three games, but broke out with seven 3-pointers and Thompson, his Splash […]
James had 32 points and 11 rebounds, Kyrie Irving added 30 points and Cleveland, pushed for 48 minutes by a delirious, championship-starved crowd, hammered the Golden State Warriors 120-90 in Game 3 on Wednesday night to pull within 2-1 in the NBA Finals. On their home floor, where they have been dominant all postseason, the […]
Draymond Green had 16 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists, Shaun Livingston scored a personal postseason best of 20 and Golden State’s bench came up big as the Warriors beat LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers 104-89 on Thursday night to move three wins from a repeat title. The Splash Brothers? They totaled – gasp! […]
Splash Brothers Curry and Klay Thompson carried the 73-win Warriors right back to the NBA Finals, as Golden State rallied from a 3-1 series deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 96-88 on Monday night in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals. Now, Curry and Co. are playing for another NBA title – just […]
Klay Thompson made a playoff-record 11 3-pointers and scored 41 points, and the defending champions forced a seventh game in the Western Conference finals with a 108-101 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday night. Curry bounced back from a slow start to finish with 29 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists. The Warriors, […]