NBA

Should DeRozan remain a Raptor, Nick Nurse wants to make him better defender

4 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Challenging DeMar DeRozan to become a better defender is just one of the things new Raptors coach Nick Nurse has in mind for next season, Ryan Wolstat of the Toronto Sun writes. Nurse is trying to devise ways to play two smaller guards, Kyle Lowry and Fred VanVleet, together and still minimize the issues that it presents defending pick-and-rolls, Wolstat continues. Playing Serge Ibaka more often at center is another wrinkle Nurse plans to employ, Wolstat adds.In other developments around the Atlantic Division:
Clarence Gaines Jr. is no longer with the Knicks' organization, Mike Vorkunov of...
Read more ...

 




‘This is the best game LeBron's played all year': Nick Wright on LeBron's...

‘This is the best game LeBron's played all year': Nick Wright on LeBron's performance in win against the Blazers

Nick Wright and Cris Carter react to LeBron James passing Wilt Chamberlain for fifth on the all-time scoring list in last night's win against the Portland Trail Blazers. Hear... Read more ...

Nick Wright discusses how Rajon Rondo's injury with impact the Lakers

Nick Wright discusses how Rajon Rondo's injury with impact the Lakers

Nick Wright and Cris Carter talks NBA. Hear what Nick had to say about Rajon Rondo's injury and how it will impact the Los Angeles Lakers. Do you agree with Nick? Read more ...

Bradley Beal scores 20 points, Wizards rout Cavaliers 119-95

Bradley Beal scores 20 points, Wizards rout Cavaliers 119-95

Bradley Beal scored 20 points, Otto Porter added 15 and the Washington Wizards beat the undermanned Cleveland Cavaliers 119-95 for their third straight victory Read more ...

Stephen Curry sera du road trip des Warriors, même sans jouer

Stephen Curry sera du road trip des Warriors, même sans jouer

Stephen Curry va manquer les quatre prochains matches de son équipe mais il va quand même voyager avec le groupe. Les Warriors en ont besoin. Read more ...

Justise WInslow on win: ‘When we get back to having fun, it brings the best...

Justise WInslow on win: ‘When we get back to having fun, it brings the best out of all of us'

Justise Winslow says when the Miami Heat get back to having fun, it brings the best out of all of them. Read more ...

Draymond Green surpris par la sévérité de sa sanction

Draymond Green surpris par la sévérité de sa sanction

S'il s'attendait effectivement à une punition après son clash avec Kevin Durant, Draymond Green ne pensait pas être suspendu sans solde. Read more ...

LeBron James 5th on all-time scoring list: NBA highlight video for Nov. 14

LeBron James 5th on all-time scoring list: NBA highlight video for Nov. 14

The top five scorers in NBA history are Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone, Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan and LeBron James. Read more ...

Gregg Popovich talks tough Spurs loss to the Suns

Gregg Popovich talks tough Spurs loss to the Suns

Gregg Popovich shares his thoughts after the San Antonio Spurs go on the road and lose to the Phoenix Suns. Read more ...

On Basketball: Butler, 76ers have time to figure things out

On Basketball: Butler, 76ers have time to figure things out

Jimmy Butler is certain that when the Philadelphia 76ers figure things out, they will be a contender Read more ...

Mavericks hold Jazz to 22 in 2nd half, win 118-68 loss

Mavericks hold Jazz to 22 in 2nd half, win 118-68 loss

Harrison Barnes scored 19 points and the Dallas Mavericks handed the Jazz their worst loss since moving to Utah, winning 118-68 Read more ...