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Lately, if you’ve read some of my Fun With Numbers articles, you’ll notice that I have been using the Basketball Reference Play Index to take a new look into how players are doing this season. Today, I decided to look into the players in the league this season with the most games with 30+ points … More Players With The Most Games Of 30+ Points And 3+ 3-Pointers Made
The Sixers have had their fair share of problems with big men over the past few seasons. It all started with the foot problem that Joel Embiid encountered, the worry he may have put on too much weight, then another setback where a second surgery that was required. Now, another year into “the process”, the Sixers have another … More What’s up with Jahlil Okafor’s injury?
Trying to stop one of the Splash Brothers is hard enough, so when they’re both feeling it, you know you’re in for a long night. And it was that kind of night for the Golden State Warriors. Steph Curry ended the night one rebound shy of a triple double, scoring 31 points, dishing 10 assists, … More VIDEO: Curry and Thompson combine for 16 threes and 70 points to beat Dallas
Victor Oladipo could do no wrong against the Cleveland Cavaliers as he dropped a big 45 points. Everything was falling; shooting 16-22 from the field and 6-7 from the three. However, his big night didn’t lead to a win as the Cavaliers came out on top down the stretch, 109-103. Only two other Orlando players … More VIDEO: Victor Oladipo has career high, 45 points in loss to Cavaliers
IOWA FOR THE WIN! #MarchMadness https://t.co/BaAyujqfWj — Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) March 18, 2016 The other school who made it from the Philadelphia area, Villanova, handled their opponent, UNC-Asheville, pretty easily today. Temple on the other hand, didn’t have the same luck vs. Iowa. The #10 seed Temple was stunned on a game winner, in a … More VIDEO: Iowa Stuns Temple with OT Game Winner
As we all probably know by now, the USA Men’s Basketball Team has yet to be officially announced, but Kevin Durant, along with Elena Delle Donne of the Chicago Sky, unveiled the new jerseys that the team will wear this year. Last year, the jerseys were quite simple, but still had a little design to … More Team USA unveils uniforms for 2016
Temple University started off their first game of the March Madness tournament against the seven-seeded Iowa Hawkeyes at 3:15. As they look to notch another first round win under their belt, Fran Dunphy and the team happened to take a different mode of transportation compared to the other teams. Team of the people. #MarchMadness pic.twitter.com/JwtH7sZWop … More Temple, a team of the people
Seton Hall guard Isaiah Whitehead will enter the 2016 NBA Draft, as Pirates head coach Kevin Willard confirmed to Adam Zagoria of SNY.tv. Whitehead just experienced a breakout season, particularly with his performance leading Seton Hall to their first Big East conference title in over a decade. The 21-year-old prospect is currently listed at no. 30 overall … More Isaiah Whitehead will enter the NBA Draft
Elena Delle Donne, the reigning WNBA MVP, has been very vocal in defense of her sport and in support of her gender. She, like many other women, are fighting to be looked at as equal to the men and their version of the game. Recently, she told USA Today that she is in favor of lowering the … More Elena Delle Donne proposes lower rims for women’s basketball
Kevin Durant is the top free agent this coming summer. Throughout the season, we’ve heard talks of him joining the Warriors, Knicks, his hometown Wizards or staying put in Oklahoma City. Now we can add two more potential teams in the mix for the superstar. Last night when the Thunder were playing the Boston Celtics, … More Add two more teams to the Kevin Durant sweepstakes: Celtics and Spurs
Well it’s Thursday of the NCAA tournament, and you know what that means. It’s going to be one great and hectic day in college basketball. The beginning of the NCAA tournament is upon us and that calls for game winners, upsets, and either some very happy or sad players going home. To get us all … More TBT: Thursday of March Madness Be Like…
The final stretch before the playoffs is upon us where every win matters, not that they didn’t matter before, but each win and loss at this point are held at a high magnitude. In the Eastern Conference, there’s a close race for the 8th seed between the Chicago Bulls, Detroit Pistons, and the Washington Wizards. … More The Eastern Conference race for 8th
The Washington Wizards got a well needed win against the Chicago Bulls, 117-96 behind the triple-double of John Wall. In Wall’s third triple-double of the season, he had 29 points, 10 rebounds, and 12 assists. With this win, the Wizards find themselves a step closer to grabbing that 8th seed. Besides Wall’s great night, it … More VIDEO: John Wall get’s triple-double in win over Chicago