You are here: Home >Archive for February, 2015

Rockets’ Beverley on FA: ‘At the end of the day, this is a business’

Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley spoke on free agency Friday in New York, saying that “of course” he’d like to remain in Houston, but “at the end of the day this is a business, you can’t control it, you just gotta do what’s best for you and your family,” NJ.com reports. Beverley has averaged a career-best […]

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS

Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony: ‘I played when I wasn’t supposed to play’

Knicks small forward Carmelo Anthony called the idea that he missed games earlier in the season to save himself for the All-Star Game “absurd,” ESPN.com reports. “I’ve played when I wasn’t supposed to play so for people to say that is, that’s absurd,” Anthony said. “I’ve played through this (injury) since the second game of […]

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS

Report: Lance Stephenson expected to remain a Hornet

Hornets guard Lance Stephenson is reportedly expected to remain in Charlotte beyond the trade deadline because the team cannot find a trade partner to send him to, according to Yahoo Sports NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski. Stephenson, who signed with the Hornets during the offseason, is averaging 9.0 points and 5.6 rebounds in 38 games. He […]

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS

Bucks guard Brandon Knight hoping to go to a winner in free agency

Bucks point guard Brandon Knight will be a restricted free free agent this upcoming offseason and is hoping to find a winning situation when the time comes, according to BasketballInsiders.com. “I would want to go into a situation where I can win. I think that’s the biggest thing… Winning has to be a priority,” Knight […]

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS

J.R. Smith on new role with Cavs: “All I got to do is spot up and shoot’

Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith told reporters during the All-Star break that his transition to Cleveland has been easy, according to Brett Pollakoff of NBC Sports. “All I got to do is spot up and shoot jump shots,” Smith said at an even in New York City. After averaging 10.9 points and 2.4 rebounds in 24 […]

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS

Celtics let 10-day expire, return Andre Dawkins to D-League

The Celtics allowed SG Andre Dawkins’ second 10-day contract to expire without signing him for the rest of the season. Dawkins returned to Sioux Falls, the D-League affiliate of the Heat. In 18 D-League games this season, Dawkins is averaging 20.2 points and shooting .429 from 3-point range. The Celtics didn’t play Dawkins in any […]

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS

Hornets’ Stephenson: ‘It would be a blessing’ to play in Brooklyn

Hornets shooting guard Lance Stephenson called the possibility of playing in Brooklyn for the Nets a “blessing” Saturday, the New York Daily Newsreports. “It would be a blessing (to play in Brooklyn),” Stephenson said. “But right now, Charlotte, that’s what I’m doing right now.” The Nets engaged in trade talks with the Hornets involving Stephenson […]

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS

Wolves’ Muhammad credits recent success to weight loss, D-League

Timberwolves guard Shabazz Muhammadvis averaging nearly 10 more points per game than he did during his rookie season and he attributes his success to weight loss and the experience he gained while playing in the NBA D-League, reports BasketballInsiders.com. Muhammad has lost nearly 30 pounds since his rookie season, which he said has made him more […]

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS

Wizards’ Wall will not be on minutes restriction for All-Star Game

Despite dealing with an ankle issue, Wizards guard John Wall will not be on a minutes restriction during Sunday’s All-Star Game, reports CSNWashington.com. Wall has not missed a game this season despite persistent migraines and nagging ankle injuries. He said his goal for the game is to break Magic Johnson’s assist (22) record in an […]

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS

Cavs’ LeBron James regrets not taking part in Dunk Contest

While speaking with former teammate Dwyane Wade during an interview session over All-Star Weekend, Cavaliers forward LeBron James admitted he regrets not ever participating in the annual Dunk Contest. Despite previously committing to join past Dunk Contests and then not participating, James said he’s more of an in-game dunker, but he does regret not partaking. […]

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS