Skip to content

Brett Pollakoff

  1. Jermaine O’Neal calls talk of firing Warriors head coach Mark Jackson ‘ridiculous’

    Mar 30, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT

    Golden State Warriors v Sacramento Kings

    Jermaine O’Neal voices his support for Warriors head coach Mark Jackson, but he’s reported to be on the hot seat for a reason.

  2. Lakers set final deadline to renew season tickets for May 19, NBA Draft Lottery is May 20. Coincidence?

    Mar 30, 2014, 5:00 PM EDT

    lakers draft lottery

    Lakers are making sure season ticket holders decide whether or not to renew before the Draft Lottery takes place.

  3. Michael Carter-Williams is working to learn names of all NBA referees, has a poster in his locker to prove it

    Mar 30, 2014, 12:30 PM EDT

    michael carter williams

    Sixers rookie Michael Carter-Williams is trying to emulate the game’s best point guards by learning the names of all of the league’s referees, and is doing so with the help of a huge poster inside his locker.

  4. Doc Rivers sends Glen Davis from bench to locker room after emotional outburst

    Mar 30, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT

    Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Clippers

    Doc Rivers kicked Glen Davis off the Clippers bench and into the locker room after an emotional outburst during Saturday’s win over the Rockets.

  5. Michael Carter-Williams finds Thad Young with the no-look pass for the slam (VIDEO)

    Mar 30, 2014, 9:30 AM EDT

    Michael Carter-Williams

    This early highlight was indicative of what was to come, as the Sixers snapped their 26-game losing streak on Saturday.

  6. Back spasms force Blake Griffin to leave after playing just six minutes against Rockets

    Mar 30, 2014, 1:19 AM EDT

    blake griffin

    Blake Griffin left Saturday’s game with back spasms, which isn’t at all a good sign for his team’s postseason chances.

  7. Sixers snap 26-game losing streak with blowout win over Pistons

    Mar 29, 2014, 10:33 PM EDT

    brett brown sixers

    Sixers avoid setting the all-time record for consecutive losses in a season, and remain firmly committed to the rebuilding plan that was set in motion last summer.

  8. Report: Dante Exum’s preference to join Lakers wouldn’t prevent other teams from drafting him

    Mar 29, 2014, 9:30 PM EDT

    dante exum eurocamp

    Dante Exum reportedly hopes to be drafted by the Lakers, but other team executives around the league couldn’t care less.

  9. Patrick Beverley says torn meniscus may not require surgery, timetable could be 10 days to four weeks

    Mar 29, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT

    Houston Rockets v Sacramento Kings

    Patrick Beverley’s torn meniscus injury may not be as serious as initially feared.

  10. Jason Kidd hints that Kevin Garnett may miss rest of the regular season

    Mar 29, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT

    Newly acquired Brooklyn Net's NBA player Kevin Garnett listens during a news conference introducing him in Brooklyn

    Kevin Garnett has missed the last 15 games with back spasms, and Jason Kidd made it seem like we may not see him for the rest of the regular season.

  11. Report: Kevin Love would consider New York and Chicago in addition to L.A. in free agency

    Mar 29, 2014, 12:30 PM EDT

    Kevin Love

    Kevin Love has been linked to Los Angeles in rumors of what might happen when he’s a free agent in 2015, but other large markets may be appealing, as well.

  12. Fan hits halfcourt shot to win $77K, gets mobbed by Suns players (VIDEO)

    Mar 29, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT

    suns fan halfcourt shot

    Suns players mob a fan who hits a half-court shot to win over $77K, but the referees are not impressed.

  13. Andray Blatche misses wide open dunk (VIDEO)

    Mar 29, 2014, 9:30 AM EDT

    Cleveland Cavaliers v Brooklyn Nets

    Andray Blatche managed to miss a wide open dunk in Brooklyn’s win over the Cavs.

  14. LeBron says he wishes NBA didn’t have a salary cap in response to baseball star’s monster contract

    Mar 29, 2014, 12:03 AM EDT

    Lebron James

    LeBron wouldn’t mind getting some of that baseball money, if only it weren’t for the NBA’s pesky salary cap.

  15. Amir Johnson’s put-back beats Celtics, clinches playoff spot for Raptors (VIDEO)

    Mar 28, 2014, 10:51 PM EDT

    amir johnson

    Raptors clinch a playoff spot for the first time since 2008.

  16. Report: Steve Kerr the ‘frontrunner’ for Knicks coaching job next season if he wants it

    Mar 28, 2014, 9:17 PM EDT

    Virginia v Maryland

    If the Knicks job becomes available next season as expected, the latest report has Steve Kerr as the frontrunner for the position — if he wants it.

  17. Shane Battier states in more certain terms that he’ll be retiring after this season

    Mar 28, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT

    San Antonio Spurs v Miami Heat - Game 7

    Shane Battier has hinted at retirement before, but his latest comments make it sound like he’ll be done after this season.

  18. Shawn Marion gets in the face of Matt Barnes after being shoved twice on one possession (VIDEO)

    Mar 28, 2014, 12:16 AM EDT

    Dallas Mavericks v Golden State Warriors

    The Clippers and the Mavericks were engaged in a chippy and competitive contest on Thursday, which is completely understandable given the position that Dallas is currently in, fighting for their playoff lives. There were multiple technicals handed out throughout the game, a few of which were earned during this one incident that took place midway…

  19. Report: Marshall University contacts Lakers’ Mike D’Antoni about vacant coaching position

    Mar 27, 2014, 10:12 PM EDT

    New York Knicks v Washington Wizards

    Mike D’Antoni is in the midst of guiding this version of the Lakers to one of the worst seasons in franchise history, and even though he has two years left on his deal, only one of them is guaranteed, and his future in Los Angeles couldn’t possibly be less certain once this current campaign comes…

  20. Chris Bosh says league needs to ‘revisit what flagrant foul means’ after losing physical battle with Pacers

    Mar 27, 2014, 9:01 PM EDT

    Detroit at Miami

    LeBron James was on the wrong end of the whistle on two particularly physical plays during the Heat’s loss to the Pacers on Wednesday, and when it was over, Chris Bosh was the one speaking up on his team’s¬†behalf. James has been here before, obviously, and wasn’t interested in having his comments become a lightning…

  21. Royce White no longer with Kings after second 10-day contract expires

    Mar 27, 2014, 6:41 PM EDT

    Royce White

    The Kings signed Royce White to consecutive 10-day contracts, but allowed the most recent one to expire without inking the troubled player for the remainder of the season. Sacramento hardly gave White a decent look, at least at the NBA level. The first 10 days or so he spent in the D-League, and when he…

  22. Pacers edge Heat in showdown of East’s top teams

    Mar 26, 2014, 11:28 PM EDT

    Indiana Pacers v Miami Heat - Game Two

    The Pacers and the Heat haven’t been playing anywhere near their best basketball as of late, and whether that’s a product of late-season malaise or simply a combination of fatigue and attrition remains to be seen. Their matchup on Wednesday was largely more of the same, before the fourth quarter began and the competitive fire…

  23. Dion Waiters hits the game-winner at the buzzer to beat the Pistons (VIDEO)

    Mar 26, 2014, 11:01 PM EDT

    dion waiters

    Dion Waiters hit the tough long two as time expired on Wednesday to give his Cavaliers a win over the Pistons. Detroit led by as many as 16 at one point, which was the only thing remarkable about this one save for Waiters hitting the clutch shot. Matthew Delladova was Cleveland’s leading scorer with 21…

  24. Nets’ Jorge Gutierrez ejected for flagrant two foul on Bobcats’ Cody Zeller (VIDEO)

    Mar 26, 2014, 10:21 PM EDT

    jorge gutierrez

    Midway through the fourth quarter of the Nets’ overtime loss to the Bobcats, Jorge Gutierrez came down with two hands on Cody¬†Zeller, causing both players to come crashing to the floor. The play was originally ruled a flagrant-one, but after the referees reviewed it, the ruling was changed to a flagrant-two which resulted in an…

  25. Report: Phil Jackson continues to belive in Iman Shumpert

    Mar 26, 2014, 8:47 PM EDT

    Miami Heat v New York Knicks

    Iman Shumpert has regressed a bit this season with the Knicks, struggling to stay healthy as a productive member of the lineup while taking plenty of criticism from head coach Mike Woodson in the early part of the season at the same time. Shumpert returned to the New York lineup in the team’s embarrassing loss…

Featured video

The list of championship contenders
Top 10 NBA Player Searches
  1. B. Beal (8339)
  2. K. McDaniels (7508)
  3. K. Durant (7500)
  4. R. Rondo (6926)
  5. K. Leonard (6748)