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

Court Report: Duke’s Vernon Carey still not getting enough credit; story behind BYU mascot’s epic flying dunk

We are nearly 80% through college basketball’s regular season slate. And if the season ended today, Duke big man Vernon Carey Jr. would have the stats (see below) to validate First Team All-America status. I’m not convinced Carey would make top billing. On the heels of Tre Jones saving Duke Read more