NBA News

Basketball blog: An essential NBA basketball blog from true NBA insiders, with news, notes, opinions and more
  1. Malcolm Brogdon wins NBA Rookie of the Year

    Malcolm Brogdon was named the NBA’s Rookie of the Year, the league announced tonight at its inaugural NBA Awards show. Brogdon joins Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1969-70) as the only players in team history to win Rookie of the Year. He is the first player not drafted in the first round to win Rookie of the Year [...]
  2. Eric Gordon wins NBA Sixth Man of the Year award

    During tonight’s inaugural NBA Awards on TNT, Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon was named NBA Sixth Man of the Year as selected by a global panel of sportswriters and broadcasters. He is the first player in franchise history to receive the award. In his first season with the Rockets, Gordon came off the bench in [...]
  3. Timberwolves waive Jordan Hill

    The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived forward/center Jordan Hill. Hill appeared in seven games for the Wolves, averaging 1.7 points and 2.0 rebounds in 6.7 minutes per game. He was signed by Minnesota as a free agent on July 20, 2016. According to the St Paul Pioneer Press, “Hill’s contract was non-guaranteed, so the move saves the Wolves [...]
  4. Tony Allen named to All-Defensive Second Team

    Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen has been named to the NBA All-Defensive Second Team for the 2016-17 season, the NBA announced today. This marks the sixth career All-Defensive selection for Allen, who previously received First Team honors in 2014-15, 2012-13 and 2011-12 and Second Team honors in 2015-16 and 2010-11. Allen has now been recognized [...]
  5. Jamal Murray named to All-Rookie Second Team

    The NBA announced today that Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray has been named to the All-Rookie Second Team. Murray, 6-4, 207, appeared in all 82 games (nine starts) in his rookie campaign, averaging 9.9 points, 2.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 21.5 minutes per game. He scored 20+ points on seven occasions and registered one point/assist [...]

JEvents Latest Events