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Golden State Warriors Stole Game 4 In Cleveland, Series Is Now 3-1

by | Posted on: June 11th, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

A “close fight” match, that’s how we describe Game 4 of the 2016 NBA Finals. Unlike the previous three games which was decided with a blowout lead, this time around the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors don’t want to get left behind. Whenever the Cavs starts to make a run, the Warriors will also make their own. (more…)

Cleveland Cavaliers Able To Respond With 30 Points Margin And Took Game 3 Of The 2016 NBA Finals

by | Posted on: June 9th, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

After a devastating loss in Oracle Arena in Game 1 and Game 2, the Cleveland Cavaliers came out strong in Game 3 by beating the Golden State Warriors in front of their hometown fans. (more…)

Golden State Warriors Took Game 1 Of The 2016 NBA Finals

by | Posted on: June 3rd, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

The reigning MVP, Stephen Curry scored 11 points on 4-of-15 shooting while Klay Thompson was limited to just 9 points on 4-of-12 from the field and for the visiting Cavaliers, LeBron James got 23 points, Kevin Love logged 17 points and Kyrie Irving led all scorers with his 26 points. (more…)

Golden State Warriors Wins The 2016 Western Conference Championship Trophy

by | Posted on: May 31st, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

The NBA’s biggest stage is now set and it’s the rematch of the 2015 NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors. (more…)

Golden State Warriors Even The Series At 3-3 Against The Thunder

by | Posted on: May 29th, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

The curtain is still up between the Thunder and the Warriors as Golden State survived in Game 6 in the NBA’s 2016 Western Conference Finals. The series is now tied at 3-3 as Oklahoma City wasn’t able to defend their last home-court game against Steve Kerr’s squad. (more…)

Cleveland Cavaliers Is The 2016 Eastern Conference Champion

by | Posted on: May 28th, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

It’s now official, Cleveland Cavaliers is the top team in the Eastern Conference as they bagged the 2016 NBA Eastern Conference Championship trophy after they sent Toronto Raptors home with 113 – 87 victory. (more…)

Warriors Pushed The Series To Game 6 Against Thunder

by | Posted on: May 27th, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

The Warriors were able to push the series to Game 6 as Golden State finds way to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder in front of their home fans. Golden State defense inside the paint was the key on winning Game 5 as they held OKC for just 30 points. (more…)

James Harden Scored 35 Points Against The Golden State Warriors

by | Posted on: April 22nd, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

Just a mere seconds remaining in the final quarter and the Houston Rockets were also out of timeouts and down by a point Thursday night against the Stephen Curry-less Golden State Warriors. (more…)

Kobe Bryant Last Game And Scored 60 Points Against The Utah Jazz

by | Posted on: April 16th, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

Well for sure for non-Kobe Bryant fans, it seems that the game is just another giveaway from the Utah Jazz. (more…)

Zach Lavine’s Between-the-Legs From The Free-Throw Line Bags The NBA Slam Dunk 2016 Trophy

by | Posted on: February 14th, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

The NBA Slam Dunk competition is one of the highlights of the NBA All-Star Weekend. Sure, the other games during the span of the NBA break are also exciting but watching the NBA high-flying and dunk-hungry players is like giving an ice cream to a kid… so irresistible. (more…)

George Karl Ties For 5th Most Wins As Kings Defeated The Suns

by | Posted on: January 3rd, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

George Karl the Sacramento Kings coach shrugged off a milestone by adding a win to his already amazing NBA résumé to reach the 1,155th victory on Saturday, choosing to concentrate on his team’s ongoing circumstance instead of tying Phil Jackson for the 5th most career wins in NBA history.

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DeMarcus Cousins scored 32 points along with his nine rebounds to help provide Karl and also the striving Kings a few short-term relief having a 142-119 triumph against the Phoenix Suns, who dropped their 8th consecutive.

It has been a protracted journey for the 63-year-old George Karl, with a dazzling 1,155-795 winning record in 27 seasons, two times beating cancer in a five-year time period.

Now Karl is given the job of transforming a team which has experienced 9 straight losing seasons.

The former coach of Seattle Supersonics which reached the NBA Finals in 1996 includes a combined 23-39 win-loss record with the Sacramento Kings, along with a 13-20 mark this season which has been seen as a inconsistent play. The most recent loss was an unbearable one last Wednesday at Kings homecourt to Philadelphia, which currently owns the NBA‘s worst record (most number of loss).

George Karl‘s current team was excellent in the second half. The point total is regarded as the most scored by the Kings since the team had a Sacramento-era record 154 points up against Philadelphia, 23 years in the past on Jan. 2, 1993.

Darren Collison logged 21 points and also dished six assists while Marco Belinelli got 19 points for the Sacramento Kings. Rudy Gay also tallied with 16 points while starting point-guard Rajon Rondo had 15 points along with 15 assists. The Kings shoots 61.6 percent from the field and snapping a three-game skid.

Brandon Knight got 23 points while teammate Devin Booker had 21 for the Phoenix Suns, who already lost 10 of its 11 outings. T.J. Warren have scored 19 points and Mirza Teletovic added 13 points.

Sacramento wiped out a four-point Suns lead with twelve consecutive points in the third quarter. Cousins along with Rondo both players had nine points and Sacramento crafted a season-high 44-point quarter in picking a 103-87 advantage going to the fourth quarter.

Final score Suns 119 Kings 142.

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Brook Lopez Leads Brookly Nets To Topple Boston Celtics

by | Posted on: January 3rd, 2016 | No Comments | News, NBA

Brook Lopez, the 7-footer have scored a season-high of 30 points and also grabbed 13 rebounds, leading the Nets to a 100-97 triumph over the Boston Celtics on Saturday.

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Nets teammate Joe Johnson chipped in 20 points while Thaddeus Young 16 points along with 10 boards, and Bojan Bogdanovic logged 13 points for Brooklyn, which won just for the third time in 11 outings.

Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas had 24 points while Jae Crowder 16 and teammate Evan Turner got 12 points for Boston. The Celtics slipped their second straight following a season-high four-game winning streak.

Brooklyn Nets guard Jarrett Jack left the game right after fallling to the basketball court and grabbing his right knee late in the third quarter. Nets team officials said it was just a sprain.

Brooklyn led by 10 points entering the fourth quarter, however Boston started the final quarter with a 12-2 run, tying the game on Turner’s baseline fallaway jump shot.

However, Brook Lopez made a 3-point play and a couple of baskets, shifting the Nets ahead 92-85 on his flip inside the lane with 5:34 in the ballgame.

Celtics sealed it to a 98-95 on Crowder‘s and-1 play with only 39 seconds left, then again Lopez made a dunk 12 seconds afterwards. Jonas Jerebko missed a corner three-pointer in the final and last seconds then the final buzzer sound against Boston prior to Crowder could try out another 3-pointer.

There’s a skirmish at the start of third quarter when CelticsJared Sullinger took a hard foul on Lopez, which was confirmed as a flagrant 1. Both players fell to the deck, and Jack screamed some thing down at Sullinger.

Crowder walked in and then the two needed to be separated. Jack as well as Crowder both got technical fouls.

Both teams initiated the game to a fast starts and also were shooting beyond 50 percent for the majority of of the first quarter. Brooklyn Nets led 31-29 at the end of first quarter and by one entering the halftime.

Final score Nets 100 Celtics 97

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Watch: “His Airness” Michael Jordan Gives Tribute to Kobe Bryant

by | Posted on: December 29th, 2015 | No Comments | News, NBA

Without a doubt, the world’s most well-known basketball player, Michael Jordan, an icon not just in the National Basketball Association but also in entire basketball universe as a whole, gives tribute to the retiring Kobe “The Black Mamba” Bryant.

Bryant is regarded as one of Jordan’s heir to the basketball throne, watched Jordan‘s video before the game between Charlotte Hornets and the Los Angeles Lakers last December 29, 2015.

Michael Jordan who is regarded by many people as the greatest player of all time (GOAT) to ever play the sport of basketball, said he was sorry for being not able to be at the arena but nonetheless congratulated Kobe Bryant for his “unbelievable career” and just what he did for the game of basketball.

The five times NBA season Most Valuable Player, Michael Jordan mentioned that he regarded himself as the big brother of Bryant and also congratulated Bryant’s whole family, he also told the “The Black Mamba” you’re just like me.”

Kobe Bryant Leads In NBA 2016 NBA All-Star Ballot

by | Posted on: December 26th, 2015 | No Comments | News, NBA

Planning to retire after the 2015-16 season, Kobe Bryant the most popular Los Angeles Lakers shooting-guard of his time currently is the vote leader for the 65th NBA All-Star Game based on the most recent headline published by the NBA last Friday. The four time NBA All-Star MVP already acquired 719,235 votes. (more…)

Watch: Golden State Warriors Dumped Cleveland Cavaliers In Christmas Day Special

by | Posted on: December 26th, 2015 | No Comments | News, NBA

Despite of Stephen Curry‘s first quarter right calf injury, the defending NBA Champion still show superiority against the Cleveland Cavaliers when these two teams clash for NBA’s 2015 Christmas edition. (more…)