Jeremy Sochan’s journey to be ‘that irritating player’ in the NBA continued at Chicago pre-draft camp

Jeremy Sochan’s journey to be ‘that irritating player’ in the NBA continued at Chicago pre-draft camp

CHICAGO – Jeremy Sochan’s mother, Aneta, left him with one phrase as he began his basketball soyourn a few years ago: “Be cheeky.” “I’ve always had that little edge,” Sochan said Friday. “My mom, she was my first coach, and to this day, she tells me defense comes first. … She used to tell me … Read more

Golden State Warriors vs Dallas Mavericks, Western Conference Finals Game 1 result, score, video

Golden State Warriors vs Dallas Mavericks, Western Conference Finals Game 1 result, score, video

The Golden State Warriors have been there, done that. And that’s what it felt like on Thursday (AEST) as they shut down Luka Doncic, and the rest of the Dallas offence, and took Game 1 112-87 in San Francisco. Determined to prove their dynasty simply had a small break, and didn’t actually come to an … Read more

Take a Bow Desmond Bane – Congratulations on an incredible sophomore NBA season.

Take a Bow Desmond Bane – Congratulations on an incredible sophomore NBA season.

The Memphis Grizzlies season ended Friday night in a Game Six second round playoff loss to the Golden State Warriors. The Grizzlies would not have made it to the second round without TCU legend Desmond Bane’s incredible regular season and first round playoff performance. When Ja Morant symbolically gave Bane his Most Improved player award … Read more

Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat, Tyrese Maxey, reaction, video, Joel Embiid calls out Raptors fans, injury, chant, James Harden contract

Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat, Tyrese Maxey, reaction, video, Joel Embiid calls out Raptors fans, injury, chant, James Harden contract

Joel Embiid returned from injury as the Philadelphia 76ers shut down the Miami Heat 99-79 to claim a crucial win in their Eastern Conference semi-finals series. The Heat had jumped out to a 2-0 series lead with Embiid sidelined but shot just 35.1 per cent from the floor on Saturday as the Sixers made a … Read more

NBA coaching prospects – Here are the top names league insiders are extolling behind the scenes

NBA coaching prospects – Here are the top names league insiders are extolling behind the scenes

FORTUNATELY FOR THE NBA’s head coaches, 2021-22 was a season of relative contentment. The league has seen just two firings, Frank Vogel by the Los Angeles Lakers and James Borrego by the Charlotte Hornets, while the Sacramento Kings parted ways with interim head coach Alvin Gentry on April 11. The teams at the bottom of … Read more