Why Kevin Durant left Warriors for Nets and how he recovered from injury to become NBA MVP candidate

We’re more than two years removed from the sign-and-trade deal that sent Kevin Durant to the Nets, but it’s still easy to drift back into hypothetical land and ask the big question: What if Durant had decided that he wanted to stay with the Warriors? From 2016-19, Golden State experienced basketball nirvana. Durant seamlessly slid … Read more

Michael Jordan becomes new NBA meme with reaction to Hornets nearly blowing a huge lead goes viral

In Friday’s contest in Charlotte, the Lakers suited up without LeBron James and Anthony Davis. And around halftime, things were going as many might have projected as the Hornets led by their largest margin of 20 points. Instead, the hosts capitulated in crunch time courtesy of a monster second half from Russell Westbrook. NBA League … Read more

Charles Barkley, Shaq react to 76ers fans heckling Lakers’ Carmelo Anthony: ‘That ain’t gonna stop me’

Lakers forward Carmelo Anthony had heard enough from a few 76ers fans at the Wells Fargo Center. During the fourth quarter of Thursday night’s game between Los Angeles and Philadelphia, Anthony got into a verbal altercation with some Sixers fans. After a stoppage in play, the 37-year-old walked directly toward the sideline and confronted the … Read more