Coronavirus: NBA finalizing televised HORSE contest with Chris Paul, Trae Young and others, per report

As the coronavirus continues to spread across the country, we are likely months away — at least — from sports leagues returning to action. With that in mind, the NBA has had to turn to alternative forms of competition. They put together an NBA 2K tournament between players, and now Read more

Coronavirus: NBA working on plan to televise H-O-R-S-E contest involving Chris Paul, Trae Young, per report

As the coronavirus continues to spread across the country, we are likely months away — at least — from sports leagues returning to action. With that in mind, the NBA has had to turn to alternative forms of competition. They put together an NBA 2K tournament between players, and now Read more

NBA All-Star Weekend winners, results: Kawhi Leonard earns MVP honors, Derrick Jones Jr. wins Dunk Contest

This season gave us arguably the greatest All-Star Weekend in NBA history. The NBA All-Star Celebrity Game kicked off the festivities Friday. ESPN commentators Stephen A. Smith and Michael Wilbon coached the two sides, but the game’s biggest names were on the court. Common, Quavo, Chance the Rapper and even Read more

NBA All-Star Weekend 2020: 10 best moments include Kobe tributes, Dunk Contest controversy and a wild ending

CHICAGO — NBA All-Star weekends are sometimes more about pomp and circumstance than actual substance, but that certainly wasn’t the case this past weekend in Chicago. Not only was All-Star Saturday night one of the most captivating in recent memory with an incredible Slam Dunk Contest (complete with controversy) and Read more

NBA Buy or Sell: The Elam Ending, a revamped Slam Dunk Contest and more from a wild All-Star Weekend

The NBA just produced its best All-Star Weekend in years. Every Saturday event produced an interesting storyline. The All-Star Game itself had its smallest margin of victory in a decade. Even the Rising Stars Game turned into must-watch television. How often do you see a bent backboard?  It was a Read more

Damian Lillard to miss All-Star Game and 3-point contest due to groin strain, hopes Devin Booker gets his spot

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard suffered a right groin strain late in his team’s loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, and as a result he will not be participating in any events at All-Star weekend in Chicago. Lillard was slated to participate in both the 3-Point contest and Read more