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Pelicans’ Elfrid Payton Expected to Miss 6 weeks After Surgery

Pelicans’ Elfrid Payton Expected to Miss 6 weeks After Surgery

New Orleans Pelicans point guard Elfrid Payton is scheduled to undergo surgery on a fractured pinkie. His recovery is expected to take about six weeks. Payton was injured Friday night in the first eight minutes of the Pelicans opening quarter against the Knicks. This was also his first day back on the court after missing [...]

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Steve Kerr Going Through the Toughest Stretch as Warriors Coach

Steve Kerr Going Through the Toughest Stretch as Warriors Coach

Things have not been easy for the Golden State Warriors lately. The team has lost 4 out of their last 5 games, key players are on the injured and two of its best players were involved in a heated on-court argument. For head coach Steve Kerr it has not been easy. “I’ve had a dream [...]

November 19, 2018 Anou Enright Blogs 0

T’Wolves Glen Taylor: “Jimmy Butler Had an Agenda”

T’Wolves Glen Taylor: “Jimmy Butler Had an Agenda”

Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor says that Jimmy Butler had an agenda before he was traded, which created a “negative environment” around the team. Even though the players publicly said they wouldn’t let his situation affect their play, the team struggled on the court. Taylor told the Star Tribune that he had an agreement with [...]

November 16, 2018 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Rockets to Part Ways With Carmelo Anthony

Rockets to Part Ways With Carmelo Anthony

After having played only 10 games, Carmelo Anthony’s brief stop with the Houston Rockets is now over. “After much internal discussion, the Rockets will be parting ways with Carmelo Anthony and we are working toward a resolution,” general manager Daryl Morey announced in a statement from the team. “Carmelo had a tremendous approach during his [...]

November 16, 2018 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Former Raptors Coach Dwane Casey Gets Standing Ovation

Former Raptors Coach Dwane Casey Gets Standing Ovation

On Wednesday, upon his return to Toronto, Dwane Casey was greeted with a standing ovation and a tribute video. Raptor fans showed Casey that he still holds a special place in their hearts. Dwane Casey, the 2017-18 NBA Coach of the Year, led the Raptors to a 59-23 record and the top spot in the [...]

November 15, 2018 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Rajon Rondo ‘Out a Few Weeks’ With a Broken Hand

Rajon Rondo ‘Out a Few Weeks’ With a Broken Hand

According to coach Luke Walton, Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo will be “out a few weeks” after breaking his right shooting hand Wednesday night. The injury occurred in the Lakers’ 126-117 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers. “He hit his hand on the floor when he went to steal that ball,” Walton said. [...]

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LeBron James is 5th on the All-Time Scoring List

LeBron James is 5th on the All-Time Scoring List

LeBron James hit another career milestone as he passed Wilt Chamberlain for fifth on the NBA’s all-time scoring list. “When I’m able to do what I love to do and do it at this level, and even be mentioned with the greats that have ever played this game, it just always brings me back to [...]

November 15, 2018 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Caris LeVert Diagnosed with Dislocated Right Foot

Caris LeVert Diagnosed with Dislocated Right Foot

After suffering a horrific fall against the Timberwolves, Brooklyn Nets Caris LeVert has been diagnosed with a dislocated right foot. Luckily for the Nets, LeVert will not require surgery and is expected to return this season. Team orthopedist Martin O’Malley said LeVert had “moderate” ligament damage. “Fortunately, tests performed this morning revealed that there are [...]

November 14, 2018 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Warriors Players Seem Split on Kevin Durant-Draymond Green Debacle

Warriors Players Seem Split on Kevin Durant-Draymond Green Debacle

By suspending Draymond Green for their game against the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night, the Golden State Warriors may have thought they were putting an end to his Monday dustup with Kevin Durant. If so, they were wrong. Suspending Green, without pay, has only intensified speculation surrounding the Warriors’ future—from their title chances, to Durant’s [...]

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Which Record Could the Golden State Warriors Beat this Season?

Which Record Could the Golden State Warriors Beat this Season?

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