Devin Booker Scores 70 Points

Photo Credit: Kentucky Sports Radio As his Kentucky Wildcats rolled over the California-Los Angeles (UCLA) Bruins, second-year Phoenix Suns shooting guard and Kentucky alumnus Devin Booker could have nearly done the job on his own. Kentucky avenged their 97-92 home loss in December to UCLA with an 86-75 win in the Sweet Sixteen to advance to the Elite Eight against the North Carolina Tar Heels. Booker, … Continue reading Devin Booker Scores 70 Points

Fab Melo Dies

Photo Credit: The Big Lead Former Syracuse Orange and Boston Celtics’ center Fabricio “Fab” Melo has passed away. He was found dead at his home in Brazil on Saturday, February 11th, 2017. His cause of death remains unknown, and he was just 26 years young. Melo played for the Syracuse men’s basketball organization from the 2010-2011 season through the 2011-2012 season before being drafted with the 22nd overall pick in … Continue reading Fab Melo Dies

Celtics Defeat Lakers To Earn Victory #3,253

Photo Credit: Celtics Life The Boston Celtics (32-18) defeated the Los Angeles Lakers (17-36) at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts, by a score of 113-107 to become the first team in NBA history to notch their 3,253th all-time victory as an NBA franchise. Both the Celtics and the Lakers entered the game tied for the NBA lead with 3,252 all-time victories in the histories of their … Continue reading Celtics Defeat Lakers To Earn Victory #3,253

Ray Allen Announces Retirement from NBA

Photo Credit: Sportige Former Milwaukee Bucks, Seattle SuperSonics, Boston Celtics, and Miami Heat shooting guard Ray Allen has officially announced his retirement from the NBA. Allen, 41, was in the NBA for 18 seasons and has played for 4 different teams. In his final season,  which was the 2013-2014 season, he played in 73 games and averaged 26.5 minutes per game, 9.6 points per game, … Continue reading Ray Allen Announces Retirement from NBA

Top Three NBA Legends Who Retired This Year

Photo Credit: YouTube  Kobe Bryant: The Los Angeles Lakers’ shooting guard nicknamed the “Black Mamba”retired at the end of the 2015-2016 NBA season. In the last game he ever played, he played against the Utah Jazz, and he dropped 60 points. His season average for points per game was 17.6 points, which was among the lowest season averages of his career, so the 60-points performance was a great way for him … Continue reading Top Three NBA Legends Who Retired This Year

#10 Boston Celtics

Photo Credit: NBA (all) Note: Statistics are per 36 minutes.  Boston Celtics (2015-2016 Season Record: 48-34) Point Guard: Isaiah Thomas 24.8 points, 3.3 rebounds, 6.9 assists, 0.1 blocks, 1.2 steals, 42.8% FG%, 35.9% 3P%, 87.1% FT% Shooting Guard: Avery Bradley 16.4 points, 3.1 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 0.3 blocks, 1.7 steals, 44.7% FG%, 36.1% 3P%, 78.0% FT% Small Forward: Jae Crowder 16.2 points, 5.8 rebounds, 2.1 assists, 0.5 blocks, … Continue reading #10 Boston Celtics

Paul Pierce to Retire Following 2016-2017 NBA Season

Photo Credit: Los Angeles Clippers’ small forward Paul Pierce has announced that he will retire from the NBA following the 2016-2017 season. Pierce, 38, has been in the NBA for 18 seasons and has played for 4 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 68 games and averaged 18.1 minutes per game, 6.1 points per game, 2.7 rebounds per game, 1.0 assist per game, … Continue reading Paul Pierce to Retire Following 2016-2017 NBA Season