“Just keep shooting, simple as that”: Russell Westbrook says LA Lakers came in with the right mindset but lost the game because they a lot of missed shots against Timberwolves

LA Lakers got blown out by Minnesota Timberwolves yet again but Russell Westbrook still thinks they can get better by shooting more.  After the final matchup this season, the Timberwolves are up 3-1 against the Los Angeles Lakers. And their…

“Hopefully benching Russell Westbrook leads to him playing better!”: Lakers’ Head Coach Frank Vogel talks about why he benched Brodie in the OT win over the Knicks

Lakers’ Head Coach Frank Vogel shares why he benched Russell Westbrook in OT, hopes Brodie plays better in the next game The Los Angeles Lakers hosted the New York Knicks tonight. The Knicks have not fared so well in their…

“D’Angelo Russell has been the most slept on player in the league”: NBA Twitter lauds the Wolves star amid his sensational recent performances

D’Angelo Russell has been absolutely incredible for the Timberwolves this campaign. Over the past 3 games, D’Lo has been averaging a phenomenal 24.7/6/8. The Minnesota Timberwolves have been a lottery team for almost 17 years now. Since the 2004-2005 season,…

“Ben Simmons and D’Angelo Russell were on the same squad and defeated Karl-Anthony Towns’ team?”: When the Sixers and Nets stars led Montverde Academy to upset KAT’s St Joseph High School

Back in 2014, Montverde Academy – led by Ben Simmons and D’Angelo Russell – defeated Karl Anthony-Town’s St Joseph High School 79-70 at The Metro Classic Showcase. Ben Simmons and D’Angelo Russell were common households names long before they stepped…

“Joel Embiid and Tobias Harris thought it was sweet to come back and play against us… It ain’t sweet!”: D’Angelo Russell shines as he leads the Wolves past the Sixers in a Double OT Thriller

Timberwolves star D’Angelo Russell wasn’t ready to let Joel Embiid and Sixers get a win in the All-Star Center’s return to action. Philadelphia 76ers got a huge boost Saturday night with Joel Embiid and Tobias Harris back in the starting line-up. Philly lost…

“I knew I was getting traded, Timberwolves were one of my top-3 teams”: Patrick Beverley reiterates his desire to play with D’Angelo Russell and Karl-Anthony Towns in preseason presser

Former Clippers point guard Patrick Beverley opens up about being recently traded from the LA Clippers. The 33-year old was aware of being shipped to another team. It would not be wrong to say that Patrick Beverley is one of…

“I refuse to let the world take Russell Westbrook’s greatness for granted”: Kendrick Perkins lauds the Wizards superstar following his “casual” triple-double performance against Donovan Mitchell and co

As the Wizards grabbed a narrow win over the Jazz, Kendrick Perkins lauded Russell Westbrook for his incredible 25-14-14 triple-double. On Monday night, Donovan Mitchell and his Jazz hosted a Bradley Beal-led Washington team at the Vivint Smart Home Arena.…

“I sacrificed a lot playing with Shaq and that’s why I have only one MVP”: When Kobe Bryant got candid about his lack of individual accolades when with Lakers

Kobe Bryant once stated that the only reason as to why he had a single MVP was because he played with Shaq on the Lakers.  Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal made for perhaps the greatest ‘one-two’ punch in NBA history.…

“Kobe Bryant, rank yourself, Michael Jordan, and LeBron James, or eat cow tongue!”: When Lakers’ legend almost chose biting a tongue over causing debates

Lakers legend Kobe Bryant almost considered taking a bite of cow tongue over ranking himself, Michael Jordan, and LeBron James NBA, in the last 3 decades, has had 3 clear faces for each 10-year span. In the 90s, it was…

“Kobe Bryant fears huge piles of dog s**t”: When The Black Mamba developed a fear of dog feces after he stepped in it with a new pair of Jordans

Everyone has something they are afraid of, even NBA superstars. For Kobe Bryant, his biggest fear was a big old pile of dog s**t! Kobe Bryant was feared and renowned for his mental strength and toughness. His dedication to the…