Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon needs Playoffs to salvage season

It has been a frustrating year for Aaron Gordon. As the Orlando Magic gear up for the Playoffs, Gordon needs a strong showing. It takes a lot to get Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon to stand in awe of something. The forward has made his name as a high-flying dunker. His exploits in the Dunk […] Orlando...

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12 hours ago, Orlando Magic Daily, Orlando Magic

San Antonio Spurs: Three sleepers to mull over in the 2020 NBA Draft

After years of drafting in the back-end of the NBA Draft, the San Antonio Spurs can’t let up now. Their second-rounder will prove pivotal in the long run. With a broader pool of talent than ever before, it’s becoming increasingly important to scout for later rounds in the NBA Draft. This...

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12 hours ago, Air Alamo, San Antonio Spurs

It's looking like the NBA season will be resuming in July at Disney World

The NBA’s plans to resume the 2019-2020 season are taking shape. https://t.co/yJefSvfG6e— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) May 23, 2020Ramona Shelbourne has a lot more in the article, but here's the logistics.ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Friday that the NBA has a board of governors call set for next...

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13 hours ago, Celtics Life, Boston Celtics

Pro sports teams in New York now allowed to hold training camps

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Brooklyn Nets (@brooklynnets) on May 20, 2020 at 7:45am PDT Normal life in and out of sports has been largely put on hold during the coronavirus pandemic. Here’s the New York Post reporting some New York state-wide news: Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s push to get...

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13 hours ago, Inside Hoops, New York Knicks

Kobe Bryant's Ring Gifted to Mom Pamela to Celebrate Title Wins Sells for $206K

A ring purchased by Kobe Bryant for his mother, Pamela, to commemorate the Lakers' 1999-2000 championship sold for $206,080 at a recent auction...

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13 hours ago, Bleacher Report

NBA 2004 Redraft: Picking between high school and college champions

While 2003 is the draft everyone looks back at, 2004 also had a debate at the top. Should we redraft the high school prospect or the NCAA Champion? As we go further back in time for a redraft, some things get much easier while others become almost impossible. We debate for months on end who […] NBA...

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13 hours ago, Hoops Habit

New York Governor clears path for Knicks, Nets to open facilities for workouts

New York Governor clears path for Knicks, Nets to open facilities for workouts

The New York teams were part of the 11 NBA teams not to open their practice facilities yet.

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13 hours ago, NBC Sports, Brooklyn Nets, New York Knicks

Los Angeles Lakers: An amnesty clause could pave the way for Chris Paul

The possibility of an amnesty clause opens intriguing scenarios for Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Lakers. While the return of Los Angeles Lakers basketball and the 2019-20 season looks increasingly likely, things still need to be addressed and eventually sorted out about the financial loss the coronavirus...

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13 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers

Why breaking up the Rockets’ championship core was not so bad

While many former Houston Rockets think their winning core was broken up too soon, results for both the team and departing players show the decision worked out for many. After the Houston Rockets won their second title in a row in the 1994-95 season, they were beaten soundly by Shawn Kemp and the Seattle...

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13 hours ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

Sacramento Kings: Karl Malone Says Chris Webber Was More Talented

On Karl Malone’s latest appearance on his media circuit, he lobbed a backhanded compliment at a certain Sacramento Kings legend. During the NBA’s current hiatus, there has been more player comparisons and all-time rankings being done than ever before. This could be due in large part to the...

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13 hours ago, A Royal Pain, Sacramento Kings

Portland Trail Blazers: The Rise, Fall, (and Rise?) of Gary Trent Jr.

Gary Trent Jr. has become one of the feel-good stories of the Portland Trail Blazers season. But he had to overcome quite a bit to get to this point. Portland Trail Blazers guard Gary Trent Jr. has been a star for majority of his young career. With myself growing up in Minnesota, I was able […] Portland...

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13 hours ago, Rip City Project, Portland Trail Blazers

NBA Podcast: Latest On NBA’s Return, What Games Will Look Like At Disney World

NBA Podcast: Latest On NBA’s Return, What Games Will Look Like At Disney World

The NBA is rumored to be inching ever closer to a return to the court as actual target dates are beginning to make the rounds and plans for safety are being prepared. It’s been over two months since the league ceased play due to the current pandemic, leaving fans and player alike unsure of whether...

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13 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

News - May 24, 2020

Get the latest news on the Wine & Gold by checking out what the local and national media are writing about.

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14 hours ago, Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Cavaliers

Philadelphia 76ers: Future outlook of Matisse Thybulle in Philadelphia

Rookie Matisse Thybulle has already made a positive impact with the Philadelphia 76ers and there is little reason to believe he won’t continue to do so. The Philadelphia 76ers got a steal in the 2019 NBA Draft when they traded up to the 20th pick and snagged Matisse Thybulle who has easily been...

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14 hours ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Sacramento Kings: Every coach of the Sacramento era

From Rick Adelman to Paul Westphal, the Sacramento Kings have had several notable coaches since arriving in Sacramento in 1985. Although there have been coaches on the Sacramento Kings that did not help the team translate to wins on paper, one consistency remains: they always tried to get the best out...

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14 hours ago, Hoops Habit, Sacramento Kings

Cuomo announcement seems to pave way for Nets workouts in Brooklyn

Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images There are a lot of questions yet to be answered but New York Governor Andrew Cuomo seems to have cleared the way for the Nets to begin player workouts at the Hospital for Special Surgery Center in Brooklyn. Starting today, NY professional sports leagues can begin...

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14 hours ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

3 reasons why the Los Angeles Lakers would beat the Clippers in a series

If the NBA season resumes, the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers could be on a collision course. For the first time in NBA history, both Los Angeles basketball teams happen to be championship contenders. The possibility of both of these titans meeting in the playoffs for the first time has...

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14 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers

Knicks News: Governor allows New York sports teams to reopen training facilities

New York Governor allows professional sports teams to resume training camp activities in the state. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced during a press conference at Jones Beach Theater on Sunday that sports teams, including the New York Knicks, can begin holding training camps in the state, effective...

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15 hours ago, Daily Knicks, New York Knicks

Jeanie Buss ‘Assumed’ Jim Buss Would Uphold Lakers Standard, But Lack Of Clear Path Required Change

Jeanie Buss ‘Assumed’ Jim Buss Would Uphold Lakers Standard, But Lack Of Clear Path Required Change

As the glamour franchise of the NBA, the Los Angeles Lakers are no strangers to drama. Throughout the years, there was seemingly always a major story following the storied franchise and it was to be expected given all of the media attention and publicity they attracted. In fact, it was not that long...

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15 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

Hall of Fame Considering Delaying Kobe, Duncan, Garnett Induction Amid COVID-19

The Basketball Hall of Fame will induct one of its most decorated classes in history in 2020, but the coronavirus could affect the ceremony plans...

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15 hours ago, Bleacher Report

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