Sometimes, good things come in small packages. That has certainly been the case with J.J. Barea, who has made a triumphant return to the Dallas Mavericks. The 2013-14 season wasn't pretty for the 6'0" point guard. Barea, 30, saw his minutes dwindle down with the Minnesota Timberwolves. He shot 38.7 percent from the field and 31.6 percent from […]
If the NBA season ended right now, Anthony Davis would be your 2014-15 MVP in a landslide. The third-year phenom is dominating every facet of the game for the New Orleans Pelicans. He’s averaging 26.3 points (second-most in the league), 11.4 rebounds (sixth), 3.5 blocks (first) and 2.2 steals (third). But the 82-game marathon is far from over. And while the […]
Who said NBA players can't contribute in their 20th season? Whoever you are, don't let Kevin Garnett know how you feel. Garnett is averaging 7.3 points and 8.3 rebounds in only 23.8 minutes per game during his second season with the Brooklyn Nets, and his playing time is up a tick from last year. He's playing better defense. He's more com […]
The focus of the Memphis Grizzlies' 107-91 mauling of the visiting Los Angeles Clippers would normally be on the victor. But the Grizzlies' dominant win didn't teach us anything new about the team that has been tearing up the Western Conference for the first month of the season. The contest did, however, offer another piece of damning evidence […]
LaMarcus Aldridge had 20 points and 14 rebounds, reserve Chris Kaman scored 16 points and the Portland Trail Blazers extended their winning streak to seven games with a 94-88 victory over the Boston Celtics on Sunday night.
NEWARK, DE -- Nov. 20, 2014 -- The Delaware 87ers today announced a partnership to name WNBA All-Star guard and former University of Delaware standout Elena Delle Donne the team's Goodwill Ambassador and Spokesperson for the 2014-15 NBA Development League season. The team also released information regarding a Delle Donne six-game ticket pack, which will […]
Jayne Appel is a 6-foot-4 center for the San Antonio Stars. This offseason, she is an intern in the Sports Information Department at St. Francis College in Brooklyn Heights, New York. "I came to decision to not go overseas so I could get some experience in the real world - the non-professional sports world," Appel said. "After four years overs […]
The story of Lauren Hill, a college freshman with a terminal brain disease who has vowed to play one final basketball game, has inspired many across the country over the last several weeks. The #1More4Lauren movement has taken off on social media leading up to her game Nov. 2, where she suited up for Mount Saint Joseph's (Ohio) in front of an incredibly […]