Post Tagged with: "2017-18 nba season"

  • Kyrie Irving to Miss Playoffs After Knee Surgery

    Kyrie Irving to Miss Playoffs After Knee Surgery

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA April 5, 2018 at 11:56 pm 0 comments

    In the aftermath of left knee surgery, All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving of the Boston Celtics will miss the rest of the regular season and playoffs, the team announced. Irving will undergo another procedure on Saturday to remove two screws from his patella that were inserted in 2015 to repair […]

     
  • NBA Sets 3-Point Record for Sixth Straight Season

    NBA Sets 3-Point Record for Sixth Straight Season

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 29, 2018 at 11:48 pm 0 comments

    For the sixth consecutive season, NBA teams have combined to set a leaguewide 3-point record. Last season’s number was 23,748, and No. 23,749 of this season came on Friday night. The league is more than 8 percent ahead of last year’s pace, and 25,000 makes this season is very possible. […]

     
  • LeBron James Ties MJ’s Record 866 Straight Games With 10+ Points

    LeBron James Ties MJ’s Record 866 Straight Games With 10+ Points

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 28, 2018 at 11:32 pm 0 comments

    LeBron James joined Michael Jordan in the record books Wednesday as perhaps the most consistent scorer in NBA history while playing against the team that Jordan owns. James tied Jordan’s league record of 866 consecutive games with 10 points or more in the first half of the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 118-105 […]

     
  • Philadelphia 76ers Clinch First Postseason Appearance Since 2012

    Philadelphia 76ers Clinch First Postseason Appearance Since 2012

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 25, 2018 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

    The Philadelphia 76ers didn’t play on Sunday, but they clinched their first playoff berth in six seasons when the Indiana Pacers beat the Miami Heat. The Sixers last made the playoffs in the 2011-12 season, which was shortened to 66 games by a lockout. Prior to this season, that marked […]

     
  • Stephen Curry Out Minimum Three Weeks With MCL Sprain

    Stephen Curry Out Minimum Three Weeks With MCL Sprain

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 24, 2018 at 11:26 pm 0 comments

    Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry will be re-evaluated in three weeks after an MRI showed a Grade 2 MCL sprain in his left knee, the team announced Saturday. The timetable means Curry, who already has missed 21 games this season, could return near the start of the playoffs. He […]

     
  • Dwight Howard Becomes First Player Since 2010 to go 30-30

    Dwight Howard Becomes First Player Since 2010 to go 30-30

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 21, 2018 at 11:02 pm 0 comments

    Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard did something Wednesday night seen only one other time in the past 36 years. With a rebound in the final seconds of a 111-105 victory at the Brooklyn Nets, Howard finished with 32 points and 30 boards to become the first player since 2010 — […]

     
  • Shabazz Muhammad to Sign With Bucks After Buyout

    Shabazz Muhammad to Sign With Bucks After Buyout

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 1, 2018 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

    Shooting guard Shabazz Muhammad has agreed to sign with the Milwaukee Bucks upon clearing waivers, league sources told ESPN. Milwaukee has waived guard Sean Kilpatrick to make room for the eventual signing of Muhammad, the sources said. The Minnesota Timberwolves waived Muhammad after the two sides agreed to a contract […]

     
  • Adam Silver Warns Teams Against Tanking

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 28, 2018 at 11:19 pm 0 comments

    Commissioner Adam Silver reminded all 30 NBA teams that tanking “has no place in our game” in a memo sent last week to explain the league’s six-figure fine of Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban. “We have been careful to distinguish between efforts teams may make to rebuild their rosters, including […]

     
  • Steve Kerr Turns Coaching Over to Players in Warriors Win

    Steve Kerr Turns Coaching Over to Players in Warriors Win

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 12, 2018 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr captured his 250th win on Saturday and then he took some time off on Monday. During a timeout midway through the first quarter of a 129-83 win over the Phoenix Suns — the team that drafted Kerr in the second round in 1988 and […]

     
  • Dwyane Wade Gets Standing Ovation in Return to Miami

    Dwyane Wade Gets Standing Ovation in Return to Miami

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 9, 2018 at 11:15 pm 0 comments

    As the Heat fell behind early against the Milwaukee Bucks, the Miami fans were getting eager to see the man of the night. Dwyane Wade was back with the Heat on Friday night, coming off the bench for Miami. As the Heat fell behind 9-0, the crowd chanted, “We want […]