Dec 15, 2014, 3:55 PM EDT
The Sixers are playing hard, but they fall back to the bottom slot.
Dec 4, 2014, 2:29 PM EDT
NBA reviewing, but league doesn’t plan to discipline Cunningham
Michele Roberts: NBA agreed to work with union before attempt to ‘prove its toughness’ with Jeff Taylor suspension
Nov 21, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT
National Basketball Players Association executive director: NBA ‘chose to bend to the pressure it feels from the current media spotlight’
Nov 21, 2014, 2:12 PM EDT
Hornets forward makes right move by accepting lengthy ban
Nov 20, 2014, 6:00 PM EDT
NBPA director Michele Roberts calls the suspension “excessive.”
Nov 19, 2014, 5:28 PM EDT
He will have to sit out 13 more games, the team has sidelined him since the start of training camp.
Oct 29, 2014, 5:31 PM EDT
Expect a suspension from the league to come down on this at some point.
Oct 3, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
Any real changes have to be part of the next CBA negotiations.
Hornets GM: It was important for franchise to act “decisively and quickly” on Jeff Taylor domestic assault arrest
Sep 29, 2014, 1:29 PM EDT
The Hornets made the right move so far, keeping Taylor away from team activities while the investigation goes forward.
Sep 26, 2014, 10:45 PM EDT
NBPA says it was Taylor’s decision to step away, and that no disciplinary action should be taken prior to consideration of the facts.
Hornets’ Jeff Taylor barred from participating in team activities while NBA investigates domestic violence charge
Sep 26, 2014, 6:49 PM EDT
Hornets getting way out in front of this one.
Charlotte’s Jeff Taylor’s pre-trial hearing date set for domestic assault case, Hornets postpone coach speaking to media
Sep 26, 2014, 2:42 PM EDT
This is a cloud over the start of the Hornets’ preseason.
Sep 26, 2014, 8:31 AM EDT
“This is a matter that we take very seriously.” — The Charlotte Hornets on Jeff Taylor’s arrest.
Sep 26, 2014, 12:02 AM EDT
The county jail has Taylor recorded as being in their facility after a second arrest, but the police say there was no second arrest.
Sep 25, 2014, 5:55 PM EDT
Adam Silver will be thrust in the spotlight with this.
Sep 21, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT
He’s going to fight for minutes at a crowded wing spot in Charlotte.
Sep 1, 2014, 11:59 AM EDT
This would be a solid pickup for the bench, especially at the league minimum.
Feb 4, 2014, 4:32 PM EDT
One of the most obvious trade candidates around the NBA is Evan Turner. Both a talented young player on an expiring contract and not so good and so cheap that his current team wants to keep him, Tuner would fit in a variety of potential deals. There’s only one hitch. The Philadelphia 76ers have yet…
Dec 11, 2013, 3:39 PM EDT
The Charlotte Bobcats’ outlook is changing. When they signed Al Jefferson this summer, the theory was they would rather be pedestrianly bad rather than historically bad – even if that meant lower lottery odds. I argued Charlotte should go all-in to be totally bad for another season, and that pulling in itself in opposite directions…
Nov 28, 2013, 8:45 PM EDT
It isn’t extremely common for a team’s big man presence to find the slashing forward with a perfect pass for an alley-oop slam, but Roy Hibbert and Paul George pulled it off against the Bobcats on Wednesday. Jeff Taylor got completely lost trying to keep pace with George on the perimeter, and couldn’t get by…
Oct 2, 2013, 8:44 AM EDT
Last season: Remember when the Bobcats started the season out 7-5 and we all kind of did a double take? That really happened, there was a moment where we wondered if this team wasn’t as terrible as we all thought. Then reality hit. The Bobcats went 14-56 the rest of the season. Charlotte had the…
Sep 9, 2013, 10:03 AM EDT
If you haven’t been watching EuroBasket you’ve missed a few things — Russia is terrible, Finland is pretty good, Italy is undefeated and along with France may be the teams to beat. Oh, and Jeff Taylor did this for fun. Taylor is about to enter his second NBA season with the Bobcats, and while he…
Jul 23, 2013, 12:38 AM EDT
LAS VEGAS — The Warriors wrapped up Las Vegas Summer League on Monday with a 91-77 win over the Suns to take home the first ever championship trophy in the event’s history. Undrafted rookie Ian Clark was named the game’s Most Valuable Player, after putting on a red-hot shooting display that netted him a game-high…
May 14, 2013, 2:39 PM EDT
It was an interesting year for rookies. Damian Lillard stood out as the point guard Portland needed, but he had the advantage of talent around him that other promising players (Anthony Davis, Andre Drummond) did not. Then there were good young players like Jonas Valanciunas flying under the radar in Toronto. So picking the NBA…
Mar 29, 2013, 9:39 AM EDT
Gerald Henderson, in his fourth year, is having his best season, and it’s good timing. This summer, he’ll be a free agent, likely a restricted one. Coming off his rookie-scale deal, Henderson has his first chance to secure a big medium contract. But he hinted he’s not thinking about only money. Henderson, via Rick Bonnell…
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