Following an altercation with coach Gregg Popovich during last season’s playoffs, 35-year old forward Stephen Jackson was waived by the San Antonio Spurs and hasn’t played a minute in the NBA since. A much publicized and controversial player throughout his career (Malice in the Palace anyone?), Jackson has played with numerous NBA clubs including New […]
Golden State Warriors There’s nothing quite like a fairytale playoff run to unrealistically heighten expectations for the following season. I love watching the Warriors play, especially Steph Curry when he’s on fire and hitting shots from 35 feet off the dribble. I also have no doubt the Warriors will makes the playoffs again this season. […]
The NBA season isn’t too far away now and there’s a lot to look forward to in season 2013/14 but I thought I’d share ten things that are on my mind as we impatiently wait for the season to begin 10. Pre-season. It’s better than no NBA basketball at all and it’s the pre-cursor to […]
Foreword: I really just wanted to list half of the players that both Minnesota and Portland have ever drafted but I figured they’ve been kicked enough over the last 20 years, no need for me to rub salt into the wounds.
So, the results are in and as you may have guessed LeBron James was a unanimous pick for this years All-NBA First team, while Kobe Bryant earned a record tying 11th selection. A panel of sports journalists and leading broadcasters all voted for James (119 votes), and Kobe tied up with HOF’er Karl Malone. Below […]
Blake dunks all over the 76ers Spencer Hawes.
Every day brings us closer to the new NBA season and we are all waiting with baited breath to see our teams run out on the pine in a few weeks time. During the lead up we’ve been updating you with our 2012/13 preseason team previews! Today, we take a brief look at the Dallas […]
Welcome to another edition of NBA Nations Australia’s Roundtable Discussion Our Roundtable Knights Are: Nick Caro: @NickoToGo Nick How: @Nick_A_How Leigh Ellis: @LeighEllis This week we are joined by the 6th man for the Basketball Jones and The Score, Leigh Ellis. Leigh has been working closely with journalists in all areas of the NBA for a number […]
The Nuggets are bobbing in and out of playoff contention. With their huge win today their chances firm . They sit at 7th in the West one game clear of 8th placed Houston and one game clear of facing the ferocious Thunder in Round 1. Denver has 6 games in 11 days before the playoffs […]
George Karl has over stepped the line. Ever since the Nuggets traded their star centre away for Javele McGee (helping the Clippers get Nick Young in the process) they have been back pedalling. Now George Karl has fallen over himself trying to convince everyone this trade was a good idea; [On Javele McGee ] “I […]