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Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors after a victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Five of the 2015 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena on June 14, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Source: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Steph Curry Overtakes LeBron James For NBA’s Top Jersey

LeBron James can’t seem to avoid finishing second.


Dee Gordon #9 of the Miami Marlins celebrates after scoring in the eighth inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 4, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Dee Gordon Played Youth Hoops Against Kevin Durant

Did you know All-Star Miami Marlins infielder Dee Gordon “first and foremost” was a basketball player? In his recent piece with the Player’s Tribune, the Marlin with supersonic speed opened up about his infatuation with hoops firsthand, […]


Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder controls the ball against Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in Game Two of the 2012 NBA Finals (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Heat Want Flexibility to Pursue Kevin Durant in 2016

If you lose the planet’s most skilled basketball player, why not just go on down the superstar ladder? One of the primary reasons the Miami Heat prefer Dwyane Wade to opt in to his $16.1 million contract next season is for the purpose […]


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Sheridan: Kevin Durant Could Land With Clippers

Is Kevin Durant going to be traded before becoming a free agent in 2016? Chris Sheridan of Sheridan Hoops joined 560 WQAM to chat about the possibility. “There’s a theory making the rounds out there that [the Clippers] […]


Billy Donovan the head coach of the Florida Gators gives instructions to his team against the Kentucky Wildcats during the quaterfinals of the SEC Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 13, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Source: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Florida’s Billy Donovan Hired To Coach Oklahoma City Thunder

It didn’t take long for one of the newest NBA coaching vacancies to be filled.


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Simmons: Miami is Kevin Durant’s 2016 ‘Stealth’ Destination

The people of Miami may not be the biggest fans of Bill Simmons, as evidenced by his Final 4 appearance in the Miami Sports Hate Bracket, but there’s some speculative juice from his column on Grantland today that will […]


Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder shoots against the Miami Heat on March 22, 2015 at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Torched By Thunder’s Westbrook, Lose 93-75

Russell Westbrook recorded his 10th triple-double of the season, torching the Heat for 12 points, 10 rebounds and 17 assists in a 93-75 Oklahoma City Thunder victory over the Miami Heat on Sunday.


Chris Andersen #11 of the Miami Heat prepares to shoot a free throw against the Denver Nuggets on March 20, 2015 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Look To Stay Hot While Visiting Banged Up Thunder

The Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder are two teams that seem to be trending in different directions lately.


Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls lays on the floor after suffering an injury against the Philadelphia 76ers in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs at the United Center on April 28, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Source: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Derrick Rose’s Injury The Latest Blow To Class Of 2008

The collective reaction from the NBA to Derrick Rose’s latest injury news was simple: “Not again.”


DENVER, CO - FEBRUARY 9: Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder stands on the court during a game against the Denver Nuggets on February 9, 2015 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Bart Young/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA’s Top ‘Stop And Watch’ Players

In the past three weeks we’ve seen Steph Curry go for 51, Kevin Durant have his 43rd career 40 point game and Klay Thompson pour in 37 in one quarter. These kinds of performances are what we like to call “Stop and Watch games.” As in stop what you’re doing right now and get to a television immediately.