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Westbrook’s 19th Triple-Double Sets NBA Record

Russell Westbrook hit the halfway point of his season on Friday and recorded his 19th triple-double, the most by any player in any season since the NBA and ABA merged in 1976. It broke a record Westbrook held with Magic Johnson, a number he’d reached last season in 80 games. …

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Rajon Rondo Says Situation ‘a test for me’

Rajon Rondo is on his third strike, knowing one misstep, one false move will have him playing in China or have him searching for an assistant coaching job. “Without a doubt. It’s a test for me,” he calmly said to CSNChicago.com after his one-game reprieve from the dungeon of the …

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Blake Griffin Should Return by End of January

Blake Griffin is on track to return to the Los Angeles Clippers likely later this month after having right knee surgery. Coach Doc Rivers says Griffin “feels great” and his return is still based on the team’s original estimate of four to six weeks. Rivers said before Wednesday night’s game …

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D-Wade on All-Star Game: ‘Has Become Dunk Show’

Dwyane Wade isn’t sure exactly when the competitiveness of the NBA All-Star Game changed, but after playing in the game 11 times in his career, the future Hall of Famer definitely has felt a shift. “I don’t know what year it changed,” Wade said Thursday night after the New York …

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Allen Iverson and others sign on to play in Ice Cube’s 3-on-3 league for former NBA stars

You’ll want to be sitting down for this, basketball fans. Ice Cube and veteran entertainment honcho Jeff Kwatinetz have cofounded a half-court 3-on-3 basketball league featuring former NBA stars including Allen Iverson, Stephen Jackson and Bonzi Wells. It sounds weird. It sounds ridiculous. But most of all, it sounds awesome. Details …

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Lamar Odom Wants to Join Lakers’ Coaching Staff

Lamar Odom says he’s still intent on returning to the NBA … but on the sidelines … telling TMZ Sports he’s reached out to Lakers coach Luke Walton about a spot on the staff. Odom who went into a drug-induced coma in 2015 is now on his road to recovery …

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Chris Paul Reaches 8,000-Assist Milestone

Chris Paul on Sunday became just the 10th player in NBA history to reach the 8,000-assist milestone. The LA Clippers point guard, who entered Sunday’s game against the Miami Heat needing six assists to achieve the feat, notched his sixth assist with 59 seconds remaining in the first quarter on …

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Bengal girl Paramita Ghosh clinches best basketball player award in NBA selection

Basketball player Paramita Ghosh lives in West Bengal’s Burdwan district. She is only 17-years-old but has already represented the state in youth division last year. Ghosh has not yet donned India shirts in either junior or youth level. Hence, she is not a popular player yet. The teenager grabbed the …

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Basketball news: The NBA will live stream the Sacramento Kings vs. Golden State Warriors game on Facebook

Live streaming has become one of the most popular ways by which people receive content. Now the NBA is looking to take advantage of its sizeable following on Facebook by streaming the first ever regular season game live on Facebook. Fans should get excited, because as of right now, this …

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Catch NBA basketball in virtual reality

Samsung isn’t the only company letting people watch live NBA games in virtual reality.  Now, users of Google’s Daydream View headset will be able to watch, too. Back in 2015, professional basketball games in VR made their debut through a partnership with NextVR and the NBA on Samsung’s Gear VR. Google is now …

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