“Mix of Giannis and Kevin Durant”: When Michael Porter Jr confidently compared himself to Nets and Bucks MVPs prior to the 2018 NBA Draft

Michael Porter Jr compared himself to both Giannis Antetokounmpo and Kevin Durant prior to being drafted by the Nuggets in the 2018 Draft.  Michael Porter Jr has exuded confidence ever since his days in high school. Then again, being the…

“Kawhi Leonard could team up with Nikola Jokic and co”: NBA fans react to high school interview of Clippers superstar professing his love for Denver Nuggets

Kawhi Leonard, in his high school yearbook, claimed that his favorite team in the NBA was the Denver Nuggets and NBA fans react. The Los Angeles Clippers have been dealt the short end of the stick in two consecutive seasons…

“Nobody ‘ducked’ the Lakers, it’s common sense”: Kyle Kuzma speaks his mind on Nuggets and Clippers losing their final games of the season

Kyle Kuzma makes it clear that avoiding the Lakers is a viable strategy. In his mind, teams should be able to determine their playoff opponents. The LA Lakers will be playing their first play-in tournament game in franchise history tomorrow.…

‘Hey Mutombo, this is for you baby!’: When Michael Jordan splashed free throws with eyes closed to mock Dikembe Mutombo

Arguably the best player to ever play, Michael Jordan was a bully on the court – one of the greatest trash talkers ever. Michael Jordan is considered the best player to ever pick up a basketball. I mean, getting 6…

‘Will Jerami Grant leave Denver?’ Nuggets star to opt out of contract, has made decision on NBA future

After a stupendous performance in this year’s playoffs, Jerami Grant will not be picking up his player option and will opt out of his $9 million contract. Grant was a huge part of the Nuggets’ success in the postseason this…

“He banged up”: Nikola Jokic comments on Jamal Murray’s performance in playoff loss vs Lakers

Jamal Murray’s stock has skyrocketed in these playoffs. Teammate Nikola Jokic lauded him as the team’s leader for playing through his injury trouble in Game 5. Although the Denver Nuggets got dumped out of the playoffs in the same number…

‘How did LeBron James do that?’: Lakers star called ‘and-1’ before even making layup vs Nuggets in Game 5

LeBron James hangs mid-air to tell the ref he’s fouled on this and-1 play. Along with his clutch 4th quarter performance, this was the highlight of the game for ‘The King’. Whenever the name LeBron James is mentioned, we remember…

“Shoulders are wide enough to carry the load’: LeBron James on carrying the Lakers to the NBA Finals

Lakers’ superstar LeBron James has led the team to their first-ever NBA Finals since Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol did it in 2010. After Game 4, we talked about LeBron’s leadership when he took the defensive charge of Jamal Murray…

‘Dwight Howard did not foul him’: Chris Webber backtracks on Lakers star’s elbow on Paul Millsap in Game 5

TNT commentator Chris Webber has been off his game all postseason. He added to his list of errors today with a botched call on a flagrant foul by Dwight Howard. The TNT commentary crew faces a lot of flak from…

Is Anthony Davis playing tonight vs Nuggets? Lakers release ankle injury report for Game 5

Anthony Davis has been listed as questionable for Game 5 with a sprained left ankle and could be on a minutes restriction tonight. The Lakers vs Nuggets series has had a lot of big moments and highlights. A lot of…