On Thursday night, Flip Saunders confirmed that he has signed a long-term contract to become the president of basketball operations for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Saunders will also hold a minority ownership stake in the team.
The NBA lottery is tonight at 8:30, and the Cleveland Cavaliers have two spots in the lottery. This is the closest thing to the playoffs for us fans in Cleveland besides the joy of watching the Heat lose. This is also the playoffs for the other 14 teams* who did not get into the real playoffs this year.
The Miami Heat. Holy shit. Road game in hostile environment? Yup. Opposing team strong in the front-court and point guard positions, Miami’s two biggest weaknesses? Yup. A focused, unrelenting, fast-paced, ice-cold statement win? Yes, yes, yes and yes.
The Morning After is a look at the night that was in the NBA along with other NBA-related fodder. NBA to New Orleans: “All your Hornets are belong to us.”
The Morning After is a look at the night that was in the NBA along with other NBA-related fodder – It is pretty cool to see Michael Beasley figuring out how to put his incredible basketball talents to use. And really, was there a better team for him to do this on other than the [...]
Welcome to the Morning After, a look at the night that was in the NBA and other NBA-related fodder – Cartier Martin drilled a three late in the fourth quarter to send his Washington Wizards into overtime against the visiting Philadelphia 76ers, who will have to continue looking elsewhere for their first victory of the [...]
Via The Sports Bank: “Sources close to the Wolves and thesportsbank.net believe the chances of Rubio playing in Minnesota continue to increase by the day. With Kahn in Spain this week, a deal appears to be nearing completion and the announcement could be coming soon.”