The on-court kerfuffle between Nikola Jokic and Markieff Morris took an interesting turn of events on Twitter.
After Morris delivered a hard foul to Jokić's ribs, the Denver Nuggets big man shoved the Miami Heat forward hard to the ground, prompting the refs to eject Joker with Morris slapped with a flagrant foul charge.
This ties the Lakers with another storied franchise in the Boston Celtics for the most NBA championship trophies.
The 33-year-old small forward/shooting guard combo missed a big shot with 10 seconds left that could have decided the series for Los Angeles.
Lesson to all professional athletes; if you are going to dabble make sure you know your dosage. One NBA player is loosing a portion of his salary for doing the most.
Dion Waiters was already skating on thin ice with the Miami Heat after being suspended earlier in the year for unprofessional behavior. Now, a report stating that the 27-year-old shooting guard suffered a medical emergency on the plane due to ingesting marijuana gummies will only add to his struggles off the court.
Dwayne Wade has played his final game at the American Airlines Arena and was given a proper send off. Barack Obama put ample respect on the the star shooting guard’s name.
DJ Khaled and his ongoing quest to prove the everpresent “They” wrong by contining to win and succeed at all costs had a new wrinkle added to it. It appears that the We The Best boss might be eyeying a slice of the NBA‘s Miami Heat squad, albeit a small stake.
According to Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra, former slam dunk champion Gerald Green “is safe and is healthy” after the 29-year-old ten-year veteran of the league collapsed unconscious without warning.
Old habits die hard and LeBron James proved just that during an exhibition game in Rio de Janeiro against his former Miami Heat team. The newly re-minted Cleveland Cavalier only scored seven points on 2-of-8 shooting from the field but that wasn’t his biggest struggle of the night.
The 2014-2015 NBA season is all set to kick off at the end of the month and this summer’s offseason has been rather fruitful for some, tumultuous for others.
The news of Steve Kerr taking over coaching duties from Golden State’s Mark Jackson signifies an interesting time in the NBA. More former players are jumping straight from court, or the broadcast booth, to the coaches box, and we highlight 10 notable people.