Apr 15, 2014, 1:07 PM EST
It was just a fender bender, the good news is nobody got hurt. However, Chandler Parsons was delayed getting to the Toyota Center for the Rockets game Monday when he got into an accident. And then the other driver found out who he was and… I will let Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle tell…
Apr 15, 2014, 5:03 AM EST
On an off night the Pacers got what they wanted… and so did the Bucks.
Apr 7, 2014, 1:59 AM EST
The Suns are playing for their playoff lives — and playing well.
Apr 7, 2014, 12:01 AM EST
LeBron James and J.R. Smith went at it in the Heat’s win over the Knicks.
Apr 6, 2014, 5:00 PM EST
J.R. Smith shot himself into the record books on Sunday, but despite his 32 points, the Knicks fell further out of the playoff picture with a loss to the Heat.
Apr 5, 2014, 6:30 PM EST
If Carmelo Anthony is forced to play the remainder of the season at less than 100 percent, the Knicks will have an extremely tough time making the postseason.
Apr 4, 2014, 11:04 PM EST
The Knicks lose a tough one at the hands of Bradley Beal for the second time this season.
Apr 4, 2014, 11:30 AM EST
Phil Jackson and Carmelo Anthony are talking… not about a new contract yet, just about how tough a year it has been for ‘Melo to carry the load in NYC with little help until recently.
Apr 3, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
The Knicks desperately want something the Nets possess. How quickly things have changed.
Apr 3, 2014, 2:26 AM EST
The Wizards are in the playoffs for the first time since 2008, the Pacers scored more than 100 points. Those are things worth celebrating.
Mar 31, 2014, 2:08 AM EST
Our quick look around the NBA, or what you missed while telling your wife to be you want to spend $3,000 to live tweet your wedding… LaMarcus Aldridge, Portland Trail Blazers. Aldridge returns to the lineup and the struggling Blazers rattle off three straight wins. It’s not a coincidence. Aldridge finished with 28 points (10-of-20…
Mar 27, 2014, 3:33 AM EST
Our quick look around the NBA, or what you missed while hating on the idea of Monopoly “house rules”…. Indiana Pacers. It wasn’t pretty, but what mattered was the fight in the team. And the win over Miami, but more than that the fight it took from them to get there. Indiana had been slogging through the season,…
Mar 26, 2014, 8:47 PM EST
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…
Mar 26, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
The Sixth Man of the Year award likely will come down to a two-man race.
Mar 11, 2014, 11:11 AM EST
All the way to playoffs?
Mar 10, 2014, 7:07 PM EST
Does he mean Carmelo Anthony, Andrea Bargnani or J.R. Smith?
Mar 10, 2014, 12:59 AM EST
A career-high 42 points on just 18 shots. Not bad.
Mar 9, 2014, 11:00 AM EST
What would Amar’e have done with this in 2007?
Mar 4, 2014, 5:28 PM EST
Chris Smith was given earned a roster spot on the Knicks prior to the beginning of the season, in what was reportedly a deal made when signing his brother J.R. Smith in free agency last summer. The entirety of Chris’s contract of $490,000 became fully guaranteed on opening night, but it cost New York more…
Mar 3, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
The MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference was held in Boston this past weekend, the eighth in an annual series intended to bring the sports world and the advanced statistics community together to discuss common areas where the two fields can share and benefit from an increasingly abundant amount of raw data that measures athletes performing…
Mar 1, 2014, 5:00 PM EST
BOSTON – It doesn’t take an MIT graduate student to tell you that J.R. Smith is among the many players in the league who believe in the “Hot Hand” theory, which is essentially the notion that if you’ve made a few shots in a row, you’re shooting the next one — regardless of the quality…
Feb 26, 2014, 8:13 PM EST
At one point in Monday night’s close contest between the Knicks and the Mavericks, J.R. Smith was apparently tired of seeing Vince Carter rain in shot after shot from three-point distance, and was willing to try anything to distract him. That included, of course, messing with Carter’s headband during a stoppage in play. All by…
The Extra Pass: Carmelo Anthony calls his string of stellar performances ‘pointless’ after latest crushing loss
Feb 25, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
NEW YORK – The Knicks seem intent on finding new ways to lose basketball games, the most recent one coming in crushing fashion Monday night at the buzzer against the Mavericks. But the constant losing and the team’s abysmal record truly have nothing to do with Carmelo Anthony. Dallas gave back all of an eight-point…
Feb 25, 2014, 2:11 AM EST
Our quick look around the NBA, or what you missed while mourning the loss of Harold Ramis (RIP)….. Philadelphia 76ers on the court. My. Lord. They. Are. Terrible. The Sixers have lost 11 in a row after getting just routed by the Milwaukee Bucks 130-110. That would be the 11-win Milwaukee Bucks, which shot 57.1…
Feb 25, 2014, 12:02 AM EST
Well, at least he didn’t untie his shoelaces. Early in the fourth quarter of the Mavericks taking on the Knicks Monday night, J.R. Smith decided to just knock Vince Carter‘s headband down over his eye. The best is Carter’s look of “what is this, third grade?” But it also works, notice Carter spends most of…
- PBT’s Top 10 NBA stories of 2014, No. 8: Kobe Bryant returns 4
- PBT’s Sunday Night NBA Winners/Losers: Cavaliers shouldn’t hit panic button, may want to locate it 3
- Carmelo Anthony sits out second half vs. Portland with sore knee 5
- LeBron, after Cavaliers lose by 23 at home to Pistons: ‘Right now we are not very good. In every aspect of the game’ 43
- Paul Pierce ‘shocked’ by Celtics trade of Rajon Rondo to Mavericks 16
- Kobe Bryant will return to Lakers lineup Sunday vs. Suns 16
- Kevin Love benched entire fourth quarter of Cavaliers win over Magic 30
- PBT’s Top 10 NBA stories of 2014, No. 10: Anthony Davis’ breakout 22