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 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

2014 All-Star Game starters revealed, led by LeBron James and Kevin Durant

The NBA has announced the starters for the 2014 NBA-Star Game, with LeBron James and Kevin Durant receiving the most votes from fans. Joining James in the Eastern Conference will be his fellow Miami Heat teammate Dwyane Wade, Knicks’ forward … 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

Eastern Conference Power Rankings

With the midpoint of the NBA season almost upon us, and the standings in each conference is slowly becoming clearer. Some teams are already focusing on the blockbuster 2014 draft class, while others are charging towards deep playoff runs and … Continue reading