Tweet of the Night: Wesley Matthews has good news about his Achilles injury

Wesley Matthews

Wesley Matthews of the Portland Trail Blazers decided to do a quick Q & A session on Wednesday with his followers on twitter and naturally, the fans wanted an update on his rehab status after undergoing surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon in March. The sharp shooter explained what has been the biggest surprise during rehab, how he keeps himself busy through it all and what good will come of his unfortunate injury: [Read more…]

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Tweet of the Night: Evan Fournier thinks the referees favored Golden State in Game 4

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The officiating of Game 4 between the Golden State Warriors and Memphis Grizzlies can probably be summed up as choppy at best. Out-out-bounds calls were missed, fouls were being missed left and right, and there was no sense as to whether the game would be called loosely or tightly. It appeared to start off in a way that would have you believe the refs were going to let them play on Monday night, letting go of what appeared to be blatant

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NBA players react to Shaquille O’Neal’s huge fall on TNT

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Shaquille O’Neal has a well-known weekly segment – perhaps the most popular segment of NBA on TNT these days – called “Shaqtin’ A  Fool”, where the goofiest plays of the week by players around the league are presented. Sometimes, though, O’Neal manages to create his own Shaqtin’ A Fool moments as an analyst, and Wednesday proved to be one of those nights.   Not quite sure what this was about or how staged it was, but it was very entertaining nonetheless with plenty

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Tweet of the Night: Players react to Mike Conley’s gutsy performance against the Warriors in Game 2

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It was not a certainty that Mike Conley would be available for Game 2 against the Golden State Warriors after missing the past 10 days of action due to multiple facial fractures suffered during the first round of the playoffs against the Portland Trail Blazers. Conley did play on Tuesday with a fitted mask, and his presence was enough to help the Memphis Grizzlies tie the series 1-1 heading back home for Saturday’s contest. The point guard helped dictate the pace of

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Tweet of the Night: Chandler Parsons reacts to Houston Rockets’ loss to Los Angeles Clippers

The Houston Rockets had every opportunity to run the Los Angeles Clippers out of the gym on Monday in Game 1 of the conference semifinals. The Clippers were just two days removed from the most emotional win of their season in Game 7 against the San Antonio Spurs and played without Chris Paul, who sat out the contest due to a hamstring injury. Meanwhile, the Rockets had five days of rest after taking care of the Dallas Mavericks in just five

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Tweet of the Night: Kris Humphries is ready for the Atlanta Hawks

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It took longer than expected, but the Atlanta Hawks took care of business in a big way in Game 6 against the Brooklyn Nets with a 111-87 victory to close out the series. The Nets kept it close heading into half time with a six-point deficit, but the Hawks shut the door in the third quarter, outscoring their opponent 41-21. Up next are the Washington Wizards – a team the Hawks went 3-1 against in the regular season. The one loss came

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