NBA: Avery Bradley: ‘I Should Always Be In That Conversation For [Defensive Player of the Year]’


Avery Bradley was presented with his award for being named to the NBA’s All-Defense first team last season.  He said the award looks exactly the same as the All-Defense second team award he took home the 2012-13 season.  As he continues to move upward, he wants the big award that no guard has won in the two decades since Gary Payton claimed it during the 1995-96 season, the NBA Defensive Player of the Year award.

NBA: Paul Pierce Says There’s Definitely 3 Superteams: Clippers, Knicks & Warriors


While many think the Los Angeles Clippers have no chance against the Golden State Warriors, Clippers coach Doc Rivers says they can go up against anybody and they don’t see a gap between them and the Warriors.  Rivers was the coach of one of the earlier superteams, the Boston Celtics; Paul Pierce was a part of that Celtics Big 3 along with Ray Allen and Kevin Garnett.  Now Pierce says the Clippers are a superteam as well.

NBA: Danilo Gallinari Says He Refused to be Traded From Nuggets to These Playoff Contenders

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The Denver Nuggets have been struggling for quite a few years.  Despite dealing with injuries in the recent past, Danilo Gallinari had the chance to leave for greener pastures but declined to be traded at the deadline to these two playoff contenders.

NBA: Ready For The 2016 Christmas Day Lineup?


Looks like we are in for a treat on Christmas Day. We don’t have the full 2016/17 NBA lineup yet, but we have some good ones!

NBA: Kevin Durant on Why He Didn’t Give Lakers Meeting, Celtics Bringing Tom Brady & More

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During Kevin Durant’s media session following his practice with Team USA, he addressed a lot of questions that have arisen since he decided to leave the Oklahoma City Thunder and join the Golden State Warriors.  He answered several questions concerning his former teammate Russell Westbrook and some other topics.  Here he explains why he didn’t give the Los Angeles Lakers a meeting, how he felt about the Boston Celtics bringing Tom Brady to their meeting with him, and if he has any concerns on the backlash he’s received.

NBA: First Two Teams Secure Free Agency Meeting With Dwight Howard

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Kevin Durant is the biggest free agent available but there are other big names for the taking.  For instance, Dwight Howard is available AGAIN.  We’re far from the days of Dwightmare due to injuries and his lowered production but teams are still on the hunt for a big man and sources say he will meet with up to five.  Now we have the first two.

(Video) Isaiah Thomas Has Faith In A Mayweather NBA Career

Celtics top man, Isaiah Thomas, fresh off the NBA lottery with a Round 1 #3 slot was caught chillin’ in NY still. When he is approached about Floyd Mayweather’s prospective upcoming bought and a possible second career as a professional basketball player he shared some serious thoughts.

NBA Report: Celtics and Rockets Discussed a Possible Dwight Howard Trade

Dwight Howard can become a free agent yet AGAIN but there likely won’t be a “Dwightmare” this time around.  With his nagging injuries and decline in production, teams aren’t banging down his door quite like they were before.  Howard has also said he wants to remain with the Houston Rockets but the Boston Celtics have reportedly engaged in trade talks.

(Video) NBA: Wow “Kobe” Chants Ring Off in Boston & He’s Gifted With Piece of TD Garden Parquet Floor

Kobe Bryant hit the court in Boston for the final time as the Los Angeles Lakers played the Celtics on Wednesday night.  As you know the rivalry between the Celtics and Lakers is one of the greatest in the history of sports and goes wayyy back.  So for Kobe to garner the praise he did last night was HUGE!

NBA: What Kobe Bryant Calls “the coolest f—ing story ever”; How He Almost Became a Boston Celtic

You’ve seen the pictures of Kobe Bryant in that Boston Celtics green practice gear and I’m sure many of you have wondered “what if?”.  But many don’t know just how close Bryant was to becoming a Celtic, the team that is the historic and bitter rival of the team he eventually went to and became a legendary piece of, the Los Angeles Lakers.  This is the story of how Kobe Bryant almost became a Boston Celtic, a story Bryant himself called “the coolest f—ing story ever“.

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