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Tom Thibodeau May Be Interested in Coaching Pelicans

Tom Thibodeau May Be Interested in Coaching Pelicans

Tom Thibodeau isn’t afraid to think about a future that doesn’t include the Chicago Bulls. Rumors regarding his future in the Windy City have been swirling for months. Years, even. Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski penned a piece recently in which he portrayed Thibodeua’s departure as inevitable. And so, barring a Bulls title, it feels inevitable. [...]

May 12, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Randy Wittman: Wall’s Injury Headed in Right Direction

Randy Wittman: Wall’s Injury Headed in Right Direction

The extent of John Wall’s injury were both a surprise and a devastating blow, but the Wizards have somehow managed to take the edge on the series vs. Atlanta. Although Wall will not play in game 4 either, coach Randy Wittman remains optimistic about John’s progress. “It’s headed in the right direction,” Wittman said. “Again, [...]

May 11, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

LeBron Overruled David Blatt on Cavs’ Final Game Winning Play in Game 4

LeBron Overruled David Blatt on Cavs’ Final Game Winning Play in Game 4

LeBron James has veto power over everyone. Even Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt. And even when Cleveland’s season is basically on the line. Nay, especially when Cleveland’s season is on the line. LeBron drilled a game-winner over the Chicago Bulls as time expired in Game 4 on Sunday evening, ensuring that the Cavaliers wouldn’t [...]

May 11, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Randy Wittman: No B.S., John Wall Is Toughest Kid Around

Randy Wittman: No B.S., John Wall Is Toughest Kid Around

John Wall is tough. So tough, Washington Wizards head coach Randy Wittman cannot think of another player he’s been around over the last 30 years who has been tougher. But before anything else, some context: The Wizards announced on Thursday that Wall suffered five non-displaced fractures in his left hand. The announcement came one day [...]

May 8, 2015 admin NBA 0

Kevin Love Won’t Take Kelly Olynyk’s Phone Calls

Kevin Love Won’t Take Kelly Olynyk’s Phone Calls

To answer your question, yes, it seems Kevin Love is one of those people who holds grudges. Not four full games into his first playoff campaign, Love’s postseason experience was brought to an abrupt end by the Boston Celtics’ Kelly Olynyk. The two locked arms as they were fighting for position under the basket, and [...]

May 8, 2015 admin Hot Seat, NBA 0

Watch: LeBron James Blows By Jimmy Butler For Dunk

Watch: LeBron James Blows By Jimmy Butler For Dunk

Coming into game two against the Chicago Bulls, LeBron James knew that he needed to show up to avoid going down 0-2 in this series. But in order to do this, he apparently needed help from his old pal….his headband. On Thursday night, the entire world witnessed the return of LeBron’s headband, resulting in a [...]

May 7, 2015 admin Balltribe TV, NBA 0

Bulls Management “Can’t Wait” to Get Rid of Coach Thibodeau

Bulls Management “Can’t Wait” to Get Rid of Coach Thibodeau

What glitters isn’t always gold, especially when it comes to coaching in the NBA. Look at Mark Jackson; a successful NBA coach who was let go of reasons that had nothing to do with his team’s performance. Might the same be the fate for the Bulls’ Tom Thibodeau? The Bulls are finally healthy for a [...]

May 6, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, NBA 0

Spurs May Try to Trade Tiago Splitter

Spurs May Try to Trade Tiago Splitter

This feels weird. Never in my (somewhat short) career writing about basketball have I come across this many San Antonio Spurs rumors on an almost daily basis. It’s unsettling, and weird, and mind-melting, and clearly indicative how their current core, in its present state, is nearing its end. Keeping with that theme, we now know [...]

May 6, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Watch: Blake Griffin’s Triple-Double Lifts Clippers Over Rockets in Game 1

Watch: Blake Griffin’s Triple-Double Lifts Clippers Over Rockets in Game 1

Entering game one with Chris Paul sidelined with a hamstring injury for the Clippers, many assumed that the Rockets would easily come out with the win. But a certain man by the name of Blake Griffin proved them wrong. On Monday night, Griffin had his best playoff performance to date, posting a huge triple double [...]

May 5, 2015 admin Balltribe TV, NBA 0

Coach Popovich Unsure if Timmy D Will Retire

Coach Popovich Unsure if Timmy D Will Retire

The playoffs don’t feel right without the San Antonio Spurs. After watching the Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets square off in the Game 1 of the second round, it feels even more wrong. The Spurs belong in the postseason, deep in the postseason, competing for titles and legacies and as many “Holy shit did [...]

May 5, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0