The first week of the 2016/2017 NBA Season is in the books. Find out who sits atop our week one power rankings. Where does your favorite team wind up on the list?
Rivers will be introduced as the Clippers’ new coach and senior vice president of basketball operations at a news conference at 2 p.m. ET Wednesday at their Playa Vista training complex, capping a lengthy process by completing a rare trade involving a championship-winning coach.
“Danny Ainge needs to shut the f— up and manage his own team,” Riley said in a statement released through a Heat spokesman. “He was the biggest whiner going when he was playing and I know that because I coached against him.”
Boston Celtics PG, Rajon Rondo will be sidelined for the remainder of the 2012/2013 season, as well as much of the next, after word came out that the injury he suffered a torn ACL. Rondo, a four-time NBA All-Star has not yet confirmed when he will go in for surgery to repair the right knee.
Boston’s NBA betting odds have taken a sharp dive since the beginning of the season, when many were predicting them
With their championship lives on the line tonight at the Staples Center in LA, the Lakers will have to find an answer for Ray Allen, Paul Pierce and Rajon Rondo.
Allen’s hot shooting in the first half created a comfortable distance between the Celtics and Lakers, the NBA’s two most recent champions. But it was Rondo’s consistent play in the second half that maintained that margin and allowed Boston to tie the series up before heading home for two more.
The Celtics got straight up embarrassed in game one. Kobe ran roughshod over the Celtics D which had been stalwart up until this point. Garnett got off to a slow start and Pierce, despite scoring 24 never looked comfortable. But tonight HAS to be different for Boston if they want to have a chance in this series.