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  1. Sixers Doug Collins owes a lot of people Big Macs

    Dec 22, 2012, 7:31 PM EDT

    Doug Collins

    Fans love the food give-a-ways. “We want ta-cos” chants and people yelling for pizza are the norm. In Philadelphia, the giveaway is Big Macs — if the Sixers win and score 100 points everyone gets a free Big Mac coupon. Which brings us to the video above. Philly has 99 points and is going to…

  2. Reports: Steve Nash will play when Lakers visit Warriors on Saturday

    Dec 22, 2012, 6:14 PM EDT

    Lakers Steve Nash smiles as he plays in the Lakers season opening game against  Dallas

    It’s been an epic struggle for the Lakers this season. But we may be reaching the point where things might finally begin to turn in the right direction. With expectations at a “championship-or-bust” level after the offseason acquisitions of Dwight Howard and Steve Nash, and deservedly so, a 12-14 record in Los Angeles is simply…

  3. Mavericks release Derek Fisher at his request

    Dec 22, 2012, 5:44 PM EDT

    Philadelphia 76ers v Dallas Mavericks

    It was believed that veteran point guard Derek Fisher had finally found a home for this season, after being unemployed for the first couple of months while reportedly waiting for the right situation to present itself. But after spending just a few weeks in Dallas, Fisher has come to the conclusion that family is more…

  4. Raptors rookie Valanciunas out indefinitely with broken finger

    Dec 22, 2012, 5:01 PM EDT

    Raptors forward Valanciunas grabs his right hand during NBA basketball game against Magic in Toronto

    Midway through the first quarter against the Magic Friday night Raptors prized rookie Jonas Valanciunas was scrambling for a loose rebound on the ground and came up grabbing his finger. Turns he broke the ring finger on his right hand and is going to be out indefinitely. The Raptors have not yet given us an…

  5. DeMarcus Cousins suspended indefinitely by Kings

    Dec 22, 2012, 3:42 PM EDT

    DeMarcus Cousins

    The Sacramento Kings have announced that they’ve suspended DeMarcus Cousins “indefinitely for unprofessional behavior and conduct detrimental to the team.” The suspension comes less than 24 hours after Cousins got into it with Kings head coach Keith Smart during Friday night’s game, and was benched in the second half as a result. This is just…

  6. Tyson Chandler and Joakim Noah ejected after altercation (VIDEO)

    Dec 22, 2012, 3:30 PM EDT

    New York Knicks Jason Kidd and Chicago Bulls Kirk Hinrich attempt to separate Bulls Joakim Noah and Knicks Tyson Chandler during altercation in NBA game in New York

    It was an ugly game at Madison Square Garden on Friday, where the Knicks melted down as they were being manhandled during a blowout loss to the Bulls. Carmelo Anthony and head coach Mike Woodson were ejected for arguing with officials, but the play that brought things to a head occurred with 4:39 to play…

  7. Nets head coach Avery Johnson not concerned about job security

    Dec 22, 2012, 2:00 PM EDT

    Deron Williams, Avery Johnson

    Avery Johnson was lauded for his work as Nets head coach during the fist two months of the season, when he led his team to an 11-4 start and was named Eastern Conference coach of the month in both October and November. Since then, however, Brooklyn is just 2-8, in part because Brook Lopez went…

  8. Raptors rookie Terrence Ross hits the three, gets the steal, then throws down a windmill jam (VIDEO)

    Dec 22, 2012, 12:30 PM EDT

    Terrence Ross, JJ Redick

    This is a pretty great highlight sequence from Toronto Raptors’ rookie Terrence ross. The fact that it came in a win, Toronto’s fifth straight, just makes it that much more impressive. With the Raptors leading by six and just over six minutes to play, Ross buries a three from the left wing, his third of…

  9. Report: Rasheed Wallace out with stress fracture in foot

    Dec 22, 2012, 11:08 AM EDT

    New York Knicks' Rasheed Wallace reacts to a referee's call against the Chicago Bulls during the first half of their NBA game in Chicago

    Rasheed Wallace missed his fourth straight game Friday night against the Bulls and the only upside there is that you can bet he would have gotten ejected too if he played. But in a vintage Knicks mode, they are being secretive about the foot injury keeping him out. Now the Daily News is reporting it…

  10. LeBron James hasn’t been called for a personal foul in any of his last five games

    Dec 22, 2012, 9:30 AM EDT

    Indiana Pacers v Miami Heat - Game Two

    LeBron James is arguably the most athletic player in the game today, especially when taking into consideration his size and stature. There’s no question he can defend, and can lock even the best players up when motivated while making life very difficult for his opponents while roaming the defensive end of the floor. But despite…

  11. Eric Bledsoe with the incredible chase-down block against the Kings (VIDEO)

    Dec 22, 2012, 8:00 AM EDT

    BLEDSOE_ERIC

    Eric Bledsoe is an insane athletic talent, but buried on a very deep Clippers roster, has only gotten on the court for about 18 minutes per game this season. When he does get out there, however, good things happen more than they do not. Bledsoe got loose for this chase-down block against the Kings’ Thomas…

  12. DeMarcus Cousins benched for second half for Kings after argument with coach

    Dec 22, 2012, 2:11 AM EDT

    DeMarcus Cousins

    We told you there was plenty of friction in the Kings locker room… DeMarcus Cousins was left in the Kings locker room for the second half of the team’s loss to the Clippers Friday following a halftime argument with coach Keith Smart. Smart wouldn’t get into specifics after the game, saying Cousins was benched for,…

  13. Carmelo Anthony among multiple Knicks ejected in ugly loss to Bulls

    Dec 21, 2012, 11:38 PM EDT

    Chicago Bulls v New York Knicks

    The best teams in the league don’t enjoy losing, and they especially don’t take well to getting blown out at home by a team it doesn’t believe is up to that task. Chicago came into Madison Square Garden on Friday and used its trademark defense to obliterate the team at the top of the Eastern…

  14. Cavaliers may rest Anderson Varejao through the weekend

    Dec 21, 2012, 9:57 PM EDT

    Image (1) varejao-thumb-250x218-21449.jpg for post 4424

    Once you look past Kyrie Irving, Anderson Varejao has not only been the Cavaliers’ best and most consistent player this season, he’s also been the subject of trade discussions and rumors that may see him dealt before the deadline, should teams covet him enough to offer enough of a package. Durability is the only question…

  15. Eric Gordon regrets comments he made in restricted free agency

    Dec 21, 2012, 8:58 PM EDT

    Eric Gordon

    Eric Gordon‘s rehabilitation from injury is progressing to the point that he’s expected to rejoin the Hornets very soon. The relationship between Gordon and the hometown fans has been tenuous at best,  thanks to some comments he made last summer while immersed in the restricted free agency process. “I strongly feel they are the right…

  16. Trimester Awards: A Naughty and Nice List

    Dec 21, 2012, 6:19 PM EDT

    Kevin Durant

    Can you believe it? The NBA season is somehow a third of the way finished, which means it’s probably time to take stock of what we’ve seen so far this year. We’ll give out some awards — ’tis the season and all that — but we’ll also dish out some coal. After all, what are…

  17. No real change: Andrew Bynum can increase activity but no return timetable

    Dec 21, 2012, 6:14 PM EDT

    Philadelphia 76ers introduce Andrew Bynum and Jason Richardson

    It’s another non-news update for Andrew Bynum. You think we all would be used to that by now, but Bynum himself had said a new MRI and meeting with a specialist afterwards on Thursday would give some direction to what was next. That update is Bynum can start to increase his activity level, however there…

  18. Nash says playing Saturday iffy, but he will go Christmas Day for sure

    Dec 21, 2012, 5:34 PM EDT

    Golden State Warriors v Los Angeles Lakers

    Steve Nash watch has reached its final days — sometime in the next few days Nash is going to be back on the court as a Laker. The only question is Saturday against Golden State or Christmas Day against the Knicks? Nash hinted Christmas, as reported by Mark Medina at the Daily News. “There’s probably…

  19. Ainge: “There’s just no excuse for the way we’re playing”

    Dec 21, 2012, 4:17 PM EDT

    Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Rajon Rando look on from the bench against the Brooklyn Nets in the second quarter of their NBA basketball game in New York

    We told you earlier this week that Celtics decision maker Danny Ainge is preaching patience — he is not looking at a roster shakeup. Yet. But don’t confuse that with being happy. Like every Celtics fan right now, he is frustrated with the inconsistent play from a veteran team (no matter what Doc Rivers wants…

  20. Russell Westbrook looking… like himself in GQ spread

    Dec 21, 2012, 2:45 PM EDT

    Courtesy GQ

    Let’s be kind here, because he can pull it off like you and I can’t — Russell Westbrook makes some daring clothing choices. So if you are going to give someone in the NBA a spread in GQ, Westbrook is a good call. He’s not going to just play it safe. The brilliant Lang Whitaker…

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