LeBron James hailed the "phenomenal" opportunity to play with former Cleveland Cavaliers team-mate Kyrie Irving once again in Sunday's NBA All-Star game. James led Team LeBron with 29 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists as Team Stephen were edged out 148-145 in Los Angeles. Irving, who put up 13 points, seven rebounds and nine assists, departed Cleveland for the Boston Celtics in July last year in an attempt to shine out of the shadow of Cavaliers legend James, but the veteran was delighted to play with his old colleague once again.
LeBron James revealed his draft order for his team's starters for the 2018 NBA All-Star Game. Team LeBron defeated Team Stephen 148–145 on Sunday night. James was named the All-Star Game MVP for the third time in his career. He finished the day with
After two straight years of big men winning the Taco Bell Skills Challenge, Spencer Dinwiddie got one for the guards. The Brooklyn Nets guard continued his breakout season by besting Chicago Bulls rookie Lauri Markkanen in the final round of the first event of All-Star Saturday Night to take home the 2018 Skills Challenge crown. In the Skills Challenge, two players compete simultaneously on an identical obstacle course, which features tests of players’ dribbling, passing, agility and 3-point shooting.
At 7-foot-2 and 250-plus pounds, the Philadelphia 76ers big man is one of the NBA’s most unique players and he put his varied skillset on display in the Skills Challenge at NBA All-Star Saturday Night. Embiid forgot to remove the tag from his shorts. At the passing portion, Markkanen calmly got the ball through the hoop on his first try.
LOS ANGELES — Long considered a playground clash of wills anyway, the NBA All-Star Game will fully embrace its inner schoolyard Sunday at Staples Center with its hand-picked teams captained by two alpha males of the league. Whether the competitive nature
Boston Celtics star Jaylen Brown has revealed himself as a big Arsenal fan and lists Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as one of his favourite players
San Antonio Spurs power forward LaMarcus Aldridge and Boston Celtics power forward Al Horford were the last two picks in the inaugural 2018 NBA All-Star Draft, according to a report from ESPN, citing sources. Aldridge joined LeBron James' team for Sunday's event as the draft's last overall pick, while Horford was Stephen Curry's final selection.
NBA commissioner Adam Silver predicted the NBA All-Star draft order would leak. The complete starter round and one pick in to the reserves was already reported. Now, the intriguing final pick has been revealed – LaMarcus Aldridge, preceded by Al Horford.
One of the most ubiquitous features of the internet is the ability to link to content elsewhere. Everything is connected via billions of links and embeds to blogs, articles, and social media. But a federal judge’s ruling threatens that ecosystem. Katherine Forrest, a Southern District of New York judge, ruled Thursday that embedding a tweet containing an image in a webpage could be considered copyright infringement. The decision can be appealed, but if it stands and is adopted by other courts, it could change the way online publishing functions. Here’s what happened: In 2016 Justin Goldman took a photograph of NFL quarterback Tom Brady and Boston Celtics president and manager Danny Ainge in the
Dennis Scott chats with Jayson Tatum from the Boston Celtics about what it's like playing on a contending team his first year in the league.