NBA news 2022: 76ers are the real losers in James Harden-Ben Simmons trade bust

In February this year, the question was who won the James Harden-Ben Simmons trade. Now it’s a question of who lost it worse. In February, the question was who won the James Harden-Ben Simmons trade. Now it’s a question of who lost it worse. And right now, Philadelphia has a Harden problem. Watch Live Coverage … Read more

Memphis Grizzlies roll without Ja Morant

Who knew?Image: Getty Images 134-95. With the announcement of Ja Morant’s bone bruise and the likely scenario of him missing the rest of the postseason following a knee injury in Game 3, the Grizzlies’ future in this series looked doomed. Memphis could easily have folded, despairing without their 22-year-old point guard. Instead, they stepped on … Read more

Golden State Warriors blew their chance of progressing in five games

The Golden State Warriors suffered an unexpected and humiliating 39-point blowout loss against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night. It was Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals and the Warriors went into the game with a chance to progress to the next round. However, the Grizzlies, without Ja Morant, came out with an unreal … Read more

Memphis Grizzlies’ Jaren Jackson Jr. is showing off his talent on a national stage against the Warriors

Jaren Jackson Jr. has been a force for Memphis.Image: Getty Images For those who watched the Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Memphis Grizzlies first-round series, their assessment might fall in line with how they feel about The Beatles’ Revolution No. 9. Some people think it’s one of the highest forms of entertainment that a person can consume, … Read more

NBA playoffs results: Memphis Grizzlies smash Golden State Warriors, Bucks beat Boston Celtics

Injured star Ja Morant was living it up on the sideline as he watched Memphis utterly destroy Golden State in the playoffs. Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 40 points and Bobby Portis came up big late as reigning NBA champions Milwaukee Bucks rallied for a 110-107 win in Boston to push the Celtics to the brink of … Read more

NBA playoffs are still at the mercy of COVID-19

Steve Kerrphoto: Getty Images The fat lady may be singing, but the coronavirus and all of its variants are still dancing like the party just started. From The Bubble to these current playoffs, no sports league has been linked with COVID-19 like the NBA has since March of 2020. And if anyone else thought otherwise, … Read more

NBA semis looking great for Golden State, but don’t count Memphis out yet

Steph Curry and co. are up 2-1 on a Ja Morant-less Grizzlies Getty Images The Golden State Warriors don’t always have to grind out a victory. They can press the right buttons on their good nights and have defenses whiffing on the wrong reads and getting lost on StephCurry/Klay Thompson/Jordan Poole relocations when Draymond … Read more

Memphis’ Dillon Brooks’ foul on Gary Payton II: The lowdown

(Law & Order noise)Image: AP It was April 14 at 8:35 Central Time on Tuesday in Memphis, Tennessee when a hardwood crime was reported on the FedExForum floor. The victim, Gary Payton II was finally on firm footing after seven years as a pro. This was his first full season in an NBA rotation. Smothering … Read more

Ja Morant highlights budding Grizzlies-Warriors rivalry

Steph don’t impress Ja much.Image: Getty Images The first two games of the Grizzlies-Warriors semifinals series have provided something for every NBA fan, no matter which side you’re on. If you can’t get excited about this series, then you aren’t a hardcore hoops fan. This series has something for every basketball fan. You’ve got star … Read more

“I haven’t watched a playoff series… Where Draymond Green didn’t let his emotions get the best of him”

Analyst Marcus Spears said that Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green has let his emotions get the best of him a number of times before. On ESPN’s “Get Up,” Spears said. “This is about emotion now for Draymond Green. … I haven’t watched a playoff series or a playoff run by the Warriors where Draymond … Read more