Photos: Here are the 2013 NBA All-Stars


NEW YORK — The NBA announced its All-Star starters tonight, and there were no surprises. Jeremy Lin finished third and never gained any ground on Chris Paul for the second guard spot in the West, and Kobe Bryant edged LeBron James by less than 8,000 votes for top-vote getter. [Read more…]


Tweet of the Night: Pau Gasol

The most consistent knock on the Lakers this season has not been about their offense, but rather their defense. When you put together a team with that many old men, you are not going to beat the young bucks back in transition. But you can beat teams like the young Bucks with a different kind of defense. [Read more…]


Durant, Jennings Named Players of the Week


NEW YORK  – The Milwaukee Bucks’ Brandon Jennings and the Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant today were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week for games played Monday, Jan. 7 through Sunday, Jan. 13. Jennings led Milwaukee to a 3-1 week, including come-from-behind road victories over the Chicago Bulls and Toronto Raptors. He spearheaded both efforts, scoring 20 points in the third quarter of the Jan. 9 game at Chicago, 12 of which came from behind the arc. He was second in


Daily NBA Trivia Question, Jan. 14, 2013


Congratulations for those of you who knew the answer to yesterday’s toughie. Did you know that the Capitol Bullets only used that nickname for one season? Yes, this site is a font for trivia and the trivial. Here is today’s question: [Read more…]


Sheridan Hoops MVP Rankings After Week 11

Andrew Bynum

We’re a month away from the All-Star break, and we can write certain teams off, right. Such as the Orlando Magic — except for the fact that they just went into Staples Center and snapped their 10-game skid against a Los Angeles Clippers team that has the NBA’s best record. Or the Philadelphia 76ers, who just got done playing 12 of 13 on the road and followed a 10-6 start by losing 16 of their next 22 as they played 12 of