Russell Westbrook has encounter with heckler, not on court but on street

Russell WestbrookPhoto: Getty Images This has probably been the most challenging season of Russell Westbrook’s 14-year career in the NBA. Teaming up with LeBron James, Anthony Davis, and the Lakers has proven to be an experiment not worth repeating next season. All of Westbrook’s shortcomings on the court have been magnified by playing in Los … Read more

Kristaps Porzingis drinks in Knicks fans’ boos

Kristaps Porzingis was back at the Garden on Friday night for the first time this season, returning with his new team, the Wizards, following a trade deadline deal from Dallas. The spurned New York fans were ready for him again, of course, booing the former hometown All-Star before and throughout the Knicks’ 100-97 victory to … Read more

Dallas Mavericks guard Spencer Dinwiddie ‘hurt’ over perception he was issue in Wizards’ locker room

DALLAS — Spencer Dinwiddie, who frequently attributes his phenomenal early fit with the Dallas Mavericks to the team’s culture and role definition, admitted Saturday that the perception he was a poor teammate during his brief stint with the Washington Wizards bothered him. Dinwiddie arrived in Dallas at the trade deadline along with forward Davis Bertans … Read more

NBA All-Star 2022 – A timeline of uniform designs from short shorts to 90s flare to sleeves and more

The 2022 NBA All-Star Game is the 71st edition of the midseason showcase. While hosting the league’s biggest stars on one court has been a constant for several decades, save for 1999, due to the NBA lockout, much has transformed since the game’s beginning in 1951. One change that easily catches the eye of viewers … Read more

Dallas Mavericks trading Kristaps Porzingis to Washington Wizards for Spencer Dinwiddie, Davis Bertans

The Dallas Mavericks have agreed to trade center/power forward Kristaps Porzingis and a second-round pick to the Washington Wizards for guard Spencer Dinwiddie and forward Davis Bertans, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Tim MacMahon on Thursday. The Wizards also are sending center Montrezl Harrell to the Charlotte Hornets for Vernon Carey Jr. and Ash … Read more

LA Clippers rally from 35 down to stun Washington Wizards in latest comeback win

Trailing by 35 points shortly before the half, LA Clippers point guard Reggie Jackson joked that the Clips were “right where we want to be” against the Washington Wizards. Still, the Clippers could hardly believe what they had done when the buzzer sounded. Despite playing without the injured Kawhi Leonard and Paul George, LA tied … Read more