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Harden a Longshot to Win Scoring Title Over Westbrook

Harden a Longshot to Win Scoring Title Over Westbrook

James Harden needs all the help he can get to be named MVP this season. Steph Curry is probably the favorite, but it’s no slam dunk. Where the Rockets ultimately finish in the West (could be 2nd, 3rd or 5th) may play a role in that and perhaps whether or not Harden wins the scoring [...]

April 15, 2015 admin NBA 0

Westbrook Facing One Game Suspension for 16th Technical Foul of Season

Westbrook Facing One Game Suspension for 16th Technical Foul of Season

Russell Westbrook scored a career-high 54 points in a loss to Indiana yesterday, and in the process, he picked up his 16th technical foul of the season. Sixteen techs in one season will earn you a one game suspension. So if this technical is not rescinded, Russ will have to sit out OKC’s next game [...]

April 13, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Watch: Paul George’s First Dunk Since Returning From Broken Leg Injury

Watch: Paul George’s First Dunk Since Returning From Broken Leg Injury

After successfully returning from a broken leg—Pacers’ Paul George has looked quite comfortable for the past three games with averages of 11.0 points, 3.0 rebounds, and 1.3 assists. Needless to say, his return has been a source of inspiration for the team, contributing to the team’s recent success as they strive to keep their playoff [...]

April 13, 2015 admin Balltribe TV, NBA 0

Is Russell Westbrook Wrecking Thunder’s Playoff Chances?

Is Russell Westbrook Wrecking Thunder’s Playoff Chances?

Russell Westbrook giveth, and he taketh away. In the Oklahoma City Thunder’s 116-104 loss to the Indiana Pacers on Sunday, he tooketh away. He didn’t cost the Thunder a victory per se. He tallied a career-high 54 points to go along with nine rebounds and eight assists—another superhuman stat line for a desperately energetic player [...]

April 13, 2015 admin NBA 0

James Harden Says He Is The MVP

James Harden Says He Is The MVP

This has been one of the closest MVP races in a while and should come down to the final day. Russell Westbrook and LeBron James’ names have been in the mix, but it’s truly only down to Steph Curry and James Harden. The most compelling argument for Curry is that he’s the best player on [...]

April 10, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Watch: Steph Curry Breaks His Own Record For 3-Pointers Made in a Season

Watch: Steph Curry Breaks His Own Record For 3-Pointers Made in a Season

If he can stay healthy, Steph Curry may go down as the most prolific 3-point shooter ever. His shots are effortless and always feel like they’re going in. With four games left in the regular season, Curry broke his own record for 3s made in a single season with 273. Is there any reason to [...]

April 10, 2015 admin Balltribe TV, NBA 0

Giannis Antetokounmpo Doesn’t Know Why He Was Benched by Jason Kidd

Giannis Antetokounmpo Doesn’t Know Why He Was Benched by Jason Kidd

Jason Kidd and Giannis Antetokounmpo aren’t communicating very well these days. Or rather, they weren’t communicating very well for one day—Wednesday night to be exact. Antetokounmpo was benched in the Milwaukee Bucks’ loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers and he has no idea why. From the Journal Sentinel‘s Matt Velazquez: Giannis Antetokounmpo was the only Milwaukee [...]

April 9, 2015 admin NBA 0

Pelicans Regain Eighth Seed Over Thunder, Can They Hold On?

Pelicans Regain Eighth Seed Over Thunder, Can They Hold On?

The battle between the New Orleans Pelicans and Oklahoma City Thunder for the eighth seed in the Western Conference has taken yet another turn. New Orleans stunned the West-leading Golden State Warriors 103-100 on Tuesday night and improved to 42-35, while the San Antonio Spurs thrashed OKC 113-88 and dropped the Thunder to 42-36. Consequently, [...]

April 8, 2015 admin NBA 0

Tom Thibodeau Hopeful Derrick Rose Can Return This Week

Tom Thibodeau Hopeful Derrick Rose Can Return This Week

Derrick Rose recently returned to contact drills in practice and his return could be soon. At least, Tom Thibodeau hopes so. With the playoffs beginning in less than two weeks, having Rose in there to get his timing and wind back would be crucial. But of course, the ball is in Derrick’s court at this [...]

April 6, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Dikembe Mutombo Headlines List of Hall of Fame Inductees

Dikembe Mutombo Headlines List of Hall of Fame Inductees

If he played today, Dikembe Mutombo would probably be regarded as a top 2 or 3 center in the league. But because he played in an era that included David Robinson, Patrick Ewing, Hakeem Olajuwon, Alonzo Mourning and others, he sometimes becomes an after thought. But he will get his day in the sun, as [...]

April 6, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0