Video: NBA Season Preview – New Orleans Pelicans: Rank #17

Come back each day in the month leading up to the 2014-15 NBA season tip off, as Ball So Hard’s Matt Sampson and a rotating cast of Fiasco Sports writers rank and preview each team in the league. The New Orleans … Continue reading

A Season In Review: The New Orleans Pelicans

Many hoped that a new name would mean a new era in New Orleans, but despite being one of the most active teams during the offseason, the Pelicans missed the postseason for third year in a row. However, now armed … Continue reading

The Ball So Hard All-NBA AFL All-Star Team

With the NBA season winding down as the AFL season kicks off, Ball So Hard, in association with Fiasco Sports, looks at how an AFL team of NBA players would look. Do you agree? Who is missing from the team? Let us … Continue reading

Kyrie Irving wins MVP as the Eastern All-Stars beat the West in record-breaking fashion

The Eastern Conference All-Stars, led by MVP Kyrie Irving’s 31 points and 14 assists, set an All-Star Game scoring record as they bet the West 163-155.  Kyrie Irving led the comeback charge for the East, scoring 24 points in the … Continue reading

Andre Drummond has MVP performance in Rising Stars win

Andre Drummond scored 30 points and grabbed a Rising Stars Challenge-record 25 rebounds to lead Team Hill to a 142-136 win over Team Webber on Friday night. Drummond shot out of the blocks, netting 16 points and 10 rebounds in … Continue reading

Re-ranking the Ball So Hard 50: 10-6

Before the 2013-14 NBA season tipped off, Ball So Hard endeavoured to put an end to the debate of who reigns supreme in the league by bringing you the Ball So Hard 50. As the halfway mark of the NBA … Continue reading

NBA Announces Injury Replacements for All-Star Weekend

With Kobe Bryant’s leg injury forcing him to sit out this year’s All-Star game, new commissioner Adam Silver has selected hometown hero Anthony Davis to his first All-Star team, while Suns’ centre Miles Plumlee will replace the injured Pero Antic … Continue reading

NBA Rising Stars Teams Drafted

The teams for Rising Stars Challenge for All-Star Friday 2014 have been finalised, headlined by Anthony Davis and Damian Lillard. The player pool for the Rising Stars Challenge was revealed on Jan. 30, but the teams were not set until … Continue reading

NBA Rising Stars Challenge Players Announced

The 18 player pool for the 2014 BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge has been revealed. Headlining the announcement is rookie sensation Michael Carter-Williams of the Philadelphia 76ers, and potential All-Stars Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans and Damian Lillard … Continue reading

USA Basketball announces 2014-16 roster, including 14 first-time selections

USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo and coach Mike Krzyzewski have announced a 28-man squad that will provide players from the 2014 World Cup of Basketball in Spain and the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Jeneiro. The 28-man roster … Continue reading