NBA | Lebron James Fined For Flopping…Finally

I had to add the “finally” in the headline because he has been flopping for awhile and of course only “Heat fans” will deny the allegations. According to ESPN, he wasn’t the only player fined. Pacers’ David West was also fined the same amount, $5000, on the same play in the 4th quarter in Game…

NBA | Carmelo Anthony Played With Shoulder Tear, MRI Confirms

The league confirmed that Knicks’ player Carmelo Anthony was playing with a small left shoulder tear. The MRI today revealed this tear. What I’m wondering is why was this not done before now? Knicks’ are giving him a few weeks for Anthony’s shoulder to heal but if it doesn’t he will need surgery. ESPN sources…

NBA | Memphis Grizzlies Assistant Coach Quits!

During the playoffs, Memphis Grizzlies assistant coach Barry Hecker decided to quit! Unheard of, especially during the playoffs, but Grizzlies organization says it’s a “personal matter”.  Hecker has been with the Grizzlies for 5 seasons. Hecker was not at Game 3 against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Grizzlies are leading the series 3 – 1 after…

NBA | JR Smith Playing Time To Be Cut

ESPN reported that head coach Mike Woodson says there is a possibility that JR Smith’s playing time will be cut/decreased. The reason is because of the shooting struggle he has had in this series. In Game 1, he missed 11 of his 15 shots and Game 2 he was 3 for 15. Smith has fallen off since…

NBA | Playoff Return Possible For Derrick Rose

Chicago Tribune has been on Derrick Rose’s return every step of the way and Rose is generous enough to keep answering the question millions want to know; when are you coming back? Well that commercial we always see about Rose is not living up to its hype. HOWEVER, there is some hope as Rose stated…