Barely escaping the Celtics on a double-overtime victory, it was easy to think the best chance of beating the seemingly unstoppable Golden State Warriors had just slipped through the fingers. That is, until the Dubs ran into the young Milwaukee Bucks. What they met was an energy that they just couldn’t match for 48 minutes. Essentially, the Bucks out-Warriored the Warriors. They won the three-point shooting contest, 42.9% to Golden
It's pretty safe to say the biggest winner of the NBA Trade Deadline is second-year guard Isaiah Canaan. While he might not be the answer for the Philadelphia 76ers (Yes, that was an Allen Iverson pun.) the team felt confident enough in him to trade away starting point guard, Michael Carter-Williams. Whether or not the team is looking at Canaan as a building block for the future, or just a
According to ESPN basketball insider Chad Ford, 2014 NBA Rookie of the Year Michael Carter-Williams could be on the move. "I've heard a lot of rumblings from GMs that Carter-Williams is available. There are some in ownership and in the front office, though not all, that don't see him as a long-term piece of the puzzle. There was a lot of chatter that direction before the draft and in the
PHILADELPHIA – On the night that Allen Iverson announced his retirement from the NBA, Philadelphia may have found their point guard of the future in Michael Carter-Williams. Carter-Williams, a rookie out of Syracuse, set the NBA record for most steals in a debut, in leading the Sixers to a 104-100 win over the defending NBA champion, Miami Heat. In addition to becoming recording the second-most assists in a career debut in
The 2013 NBA Draft will begin shortly. Questions remain on who will go no.1 to the Cleveland Cavaliers, what trades will get made and if teams that don't have a pick like the Golden State Warriors might make a move to acquire a draft pick.
The 2013 Men's Final Four tips off in Atlanta, Georgia today, headlined by one of the most intriguing match-ups of this season's NCAA Tournament. In the second semifinal game, following #1 Louisville vs. #9 Wichita State, #4 Syracuse will take on fellow #4 Michigan. Both the Orange and Wolverines came into the tournament following late season disappointments. Syracuse was outscored by Louisville 56-26 in the second half of the Big East