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The Wizards are losing 36-53 to Orlando with 4 46 left in the 2nd They NEED to blow this up 7:57 pm Fri Nov 12 EDT 14 ups @ 0.95 Removed

Which team is more likely to win 3 MJs 2 Thabeets OR 5 Aaron Gordons1:17 pm Fri Dec 31 EDT 0 ups @ 0.36 Removed

It is actually mind-boggling how much LeBrons teams suck ass without him5:11 pm Sun Jan 10 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

So are the Knicks accepting a lesser return value for Porzingis w Dallas just so they can get rid of bad contracts to have another crack at Free Agency 3:45 pm Thu Feb 4 EDT 36 ups @ 0.89 Removed

Dell Demps not accepting the Lakers off right now in search of a better deal in the offseason is fine but isnt it a bit ridiculous not to even have a conversation with the Lakers front office 8:53 pm Wed Feb 10 EDT 2 ups @ 0.52 Removed

Serious Make your real prediction about how the remainder of this Lakers season goes11:22 am Thu Feb 25 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Analysis Jalen Rose gets WAY too much slack for Kobe Bryants 81-point performance11:57 am Thu Mar 4 EDT 3 ups @ 0.67 Deleted

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 36-37 defeat the Washington Wizards 30-44 111-1089:27 pm Sat Mar 27 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Whos a scrub tier player from the past or present that always roasts your team when the playoffs come around 2:17 pm Mon May 10 EDT 2 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Random quiz before the games start 11 players have scored 50 points or more in the playoffs since 2000 can you name them all 4:23 pm Tue May 11 EDT 7 ups @ Removed

Kawhi Leonard joins a list of only 3 players to score 40 points or more in a Game 7 of the NBA Playoffs9:49 pm Sun May 16 EDT 13 ups @ 0.93 Deleted

Do people know the story of Chris Paul kicking Stephen Curry off the court is bullshit 10:57 am Mon May 17 EDT 0 ups @ 0.36 Removed

Stephen Curry shot 14 free throws tonight more than everybody tonight Are people arguing he should have had 20 FTs 11:44 pm Thu Jun 3 EDT 8 ups @ 0.56 Removed

To put some perspective on how incredible Siakams performance was last night - here are how some NBA greats performed in their 1st NBA Finals game9:28 am Fri Jun 4 EDT 3 ups @ 0.80 Deleted

Who else here doesnt really care that Raptors fans cheered KDs injury 1:53 pm Tue Jun 15 EDT 2 ups @ 0.52 Removed

Should the Celtics disband as an organization 11:34 am Wed Jun 23 EDT 3 ups @ 0.54 Removed

Predict the biggest star to be traded today 10:31 am Thu Jun 24 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Bad news for Pelicans fans C Jaxson Hayes is likely to bust since the 8 picks the last 12 years have been absolutely utter garbage3:25 pm Fri Jun 25 EDT 0 ups @ 0.29 Removed

What player gets away with a lot just because a lot of people around here like them 5:38 pm Sun Jun 27 EDT 3 ups @ 0.54 Removed

This sub has gotten too big for its own good With 2 4 million subscribers we should divide r nba into 4 different quadrants so each has 600k members9:18 pm Fri Jul 2 EDT 249 ups @ 0.87 Removed

Should the Knicks just fold as a franchise 8:29 pm Sun Jul 4 EDT 0 ups @ 0.34 Removed

Russell Westbrook will never be a member of the Miami Heat8:49 pm Sat Jul 10 EDT 0 ups @ 0.43 Removed

The Heat and Mavericks are 3-1 Miami has a young shooting guard from Chicago Illinois as their leading scorer while Dallas has a 7 foot European big with range scoring 25PPG to start the year is it time for V3 of this in the Finals 12:09 am Wed Nov 3 EDT 4 ups @ 0.61 Removed

The Kings are no longer winless as they beat Utah for their 1st win of the year 12:27 am Sat Nov 6 EDT 44 ups @ 0.97 Removed

The Heat have a 22-point lead against the Rockets right now 6 minutes havent even been played6:25 pm Sun Nov 7 EDT 3 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

Russell Westbrook looks awful right now 1 9 from the field 0 5 from 3 along with 6 turnovers7:39 pm Sun Nov 7 EDT 2 ups @ 0.60 Removed

Is size overrated 9:58 pm Sun Nov 7 EDT 0 ups @ 0.27 Deleted

What NBA fanbase should be panicking the most right now 12:46 am Sat Nov 20 EDT 5 ups @ 0.86 Removed

The Cavaliers are on a 6-game losing streak Theyve lost by 18 vs the Knicks 24 vs the Heat and 42 vs the Mavericks in their last 3 games What the hell is happening 10:51 pm Fri Nov 26 EDT 4 ups @ 0.60 Removed

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 17-6 defeat the Chicago Bulls 8-16 108-105 on the back of a Tyler Herro takeover in OT8:55 pm Sun Dec 12 EDT 6 ups @ 0.88 Removed

Is there any current example where you would take a player with 10PPG less than another player 1:20 pm Mon Dec 13 EDT 2 ups @ 0.75 Deleted

Jimmy Butler is 18-17 All-Time in games vs LeBron what other players have a surprising head-to-head record 2:18 am Fri Dec 17 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 19-7 defeat the Dallas Mavericks 17-8 121-118 OT11:21 pm Sat Dec 18 EDT 13 ups @ 0.93 Deleted

Its unbelievable how much the Bucks are spanking every NBA team by10:03 pm Sun Dec 26 EDT 5 ups @ 0.69 Removed

Name a player who gets protected in your teams subreddit even when they deserve criticism4:40 pm Mon Dec 27 EDT 6 ups @ 0.88 Removed

Andre Iguodala on Iggy Nickname I Never Liked That9:50 pm Wed Feb 10 EDT 29 ups @ 0.74 Removed

Here is a thread compilation of r NBA reacting to various major trades of the 2010s Included are Harden to Houston KG Pierce to Brooklyn K-Love to Cleveland Boogie to New Orleans etc 4:16 pm Sun Apr 18 EDT 4 ups @ 1.00 Removed

The Heat have a 17-point lead at the end of the 1st half vs Milwaukee with no Butler Dragic Make your prediction Will the Bucks comeback and win 5:21 pm Thu Aug 12 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Removed

In 16 NBA Seasons Nate McMillan has won 1 playoff series Hes lost in the 1st Round 7 times and is on pace to being swept for the 3rd time in the last 4 years with Indiana4:17 pm Thu Aug 26 EDT 3 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Only three 6 seeds have won over the last decade of playoff basketball The 18 Blazers 4-0 vs Pelicans 14 Nets 4-3 vs Raptors 13 Warriors 4-2 vs Nuggets - with one more win the 20 Jazz would join that class12:33 am Mon Aug 30 EDT 3 ups @ 0.80 Deleted

Terry Stotts is 21-39 in the NBA Playoffs a head coach 12:01 am Tue Aug 31 EDT 6 ups @ 0.88 Removed

How good does this sub think Frank Vogel is 1:31 pm Thu Sep 9 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

Would you swap your own teams 2 best players in exchange for Siakam FVV 4:23 pm Thu Sep 9 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

No team has comeback from a 0-3 series deficit in the NBA Playoffs 3 teams have pushed a series to 7 games - 1951 New York Knicks NBA Finals vs Royals 1994 Denver Nuggets 2nd Round vs Jazz 2003 Portland Trail Blazers 1st Round vs Mavericks 10:06 pm Fri Sep 10 EDT 11 ups @ 1.00 Removed

Khris Middleton out-scored Giannis the first 3 games vs Miami He has 28 pts thru 3 quarters in Game 4 Yet people think hes simply not good enough as a 2 star to the 2x MVP5:28 pm Sun Sep 12 EDT 16 ups @ 0.79 Removed

Its kinda weird to see people dunking on the Clippers as if theyve been eliminated1:41 am Mon Sep 20 EDT 0 ups @ 0.42 Removed

Goran Dragic in Game 1 vs Boston 29 points 11 19 3 6 from 3 4 4 from FT 7 rebounds 4 assists 1 block and 1 turnover9:33 pm Tue Sep 21 EDT 11 ups @ 0.82 Removed

Would Doc Rivers be a good HC for the Pacers or Bulls 11:25 pm Tue Sep 21 EDT 7 ups @ 1.00 Removed

In Game 5 the Heat shot the worst they have in the bubble from 3 at 7 36 19 4 In Game 6 the Heat came back and shot 13 27 from 3 at 13 27 48 1 10:52 pm Sun Oct 3 EDT 2 ups @ 0.75 Removed

If Kawhi had signed with the Lakers and they went 16-0 in the playoffs how would this season have been viewed 6:17 pm Wed Oct 13 EDT 2 ups @ 0.75 Removed

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 9-14 defeat the New York Knicks 11-14 109-103 on Super Bowl Sunday3:25 pm Sun Feb 7 EDT 23 ups @ 0.90 Removed

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 16-17 defeat the Utah Jazz 26-7 124-116 in a thriller10:30 pm Fri Feb 26 EDT 196 ups @ 0.99 Removed

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 17-17 defeat the Atlanta Hawks 14-20 109-9910:25 pm Sun Feb 28 EDT 16 ups @ 1.00 Removed

How are there 61k people still online The game ended over an hour ago1:50 am Thu May 20 EDT 3 ups @ 0.71 Deleted

What team is going to move a major asset for a max contract player who struggles to score 10 points in playoff games 10:40 pm Wed Jun 16 EDT 20 ups @ 0.79 Removed

How can anyone watch this Clippers game and say they dont have fans 12:26 am Sat Jun 19 EDT 5 ups @ 0.55 Removed

If Huerter didnt have a good game tonight would there be a lot of posts about how Trae Young choked in a Game 7 10:45 pm Sun Jun 20 EDT 9 ups @ 0.61 Removed

After the game vs Nigeria whos more likely to take the gold - Team USA or the field 10:31 pm Sat Jul 10 EDT 0 ups @ 0.33 Removed

How did Kenneth Faried go from a great role player on Denver to out of the NBA before 30 11:09 pm Mon Jul 19 EDT 12 ups @ 0.77 Removed

How well would this extremely young starting 5 do in the East 3:05 pm Tue Jul 20 EDT 6 ups @ 0.88 Deleted

Name your favorite 1st Rounder fodder team of the last 20 years5:28 pm Tue Jul 20 EDT 1 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Name the move the Nuggets can make this offseason to make them the favorites out West1:18 pm Wed Jul 21 EDT 4 ups @ 1.00 Deleted

Comments

If Westbrook has an MVP why dont other players like Monta Ellis or Jerry Stackhouse have MVPs 10:27 pm Fri Oct 29 EDTDeleted

Retarded post 1

No Stephen Curry is not head and shoulders above others in the MVP Race7:24 pm Sun Oct 31 EDTDeleted

No, Montrezl Harrell is not head and shoulders above others in the MVP race 2

ovErpAid Zach Lavine is averaging 32 3 PPG and shooting 63 from the field11:08 pm Mon Oct 25 EDTDeleted

> But I see him avg 24+ on good effiency by the end of the season, and thats fine with me OR more like 18-22 on sub-44% shooting. 0

PSA The Sacramento Kings are 6-310:18 pm Thu Nov 4 EDTDeleted

Shoutout to the 22-60 Grizzlies starting last year 5-1. -2

Trade idea John Wall Satoranksy for George Hill Colin Sexton3:42 pm Wed Nov 10 EDTDeleted

If you actually believe Dan Gilbert is willing to spend hundreds of millions extra to be a #7 seed youre on crack. 4

Post Game Thread The Orlando Magic 5-7 defeat the Washington Wizards 2-9 117-1089:22 pm Fri Nov 12 EDTDeleted

Just like the Nationals, we are going to look back and laugh at how we over-reacted when the Wizards are in the World Series -8

This game settles it Lebron James is the 2nd greatest player of all time 1:21 am Thu Dec 9 EDTDeleted

> but its hard to put him above LeBron and MJ considering how rough his last years were on him (and us) OR the fact he just was never better than LeBron or MJ? lol, theres no shame in that. Theyre the 2 greatest ever. 2

I Love CJ but hes such a fake tough guy1:02 am Tue Dec 21 EDTDeleted

> I feel like this kid had a really privileged upbringing, never once got near a fight, and is probably a dorky goober IRL. Sounds like youre describing the type of hero /r/nba needs 20

If when the Lebron PED scandal comes out how will it affect the NBA 11:25 pm Fri Dec 31 EDTDeleted

I mean, sure maybe a few guys arent but cmon. Wasnt this a thing in cycling where it was revealed 90% of the rest of the field was also doping so they were basically all on an even playing field? 7

Is James Harden a better offensive player than prime Kobe Bryant 1:09 pm Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

I feel like right now people dont appreciate the greatness of James Harden since people complain about his free throws. Dont get me wrong, theyre annoying as hell but the fact hes a phenomenal playmaker and averages 8+ assists is crazy. Depending on how m 2

The Warriors subreddit are blaming KD for the loss against the Rockets 8:11 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

> KD is just along for the ride yet became #1 option. ^^cuz ^^hes ^^better 12

Post Game Thread The Oklahoma City Thunder 25-13 defeat the Portland Trail Blazers 22-17 111-10712:53 am Sat Jan 9 EDTDeleted

Oh baby if Westbrook gets going Thunder are gonna be a threat out West 12

Post Game Thread The Cleveland Cavaliers 9-35 snap the Los Angeles Lakers 23-21 100 - 9511:56 pm Sun Jan 17 EDTDeleted

Kuzma played and they still lost to the freaking Cavs. It is disgusting how much LeBrons teams are crippled without him. We won 5 of 6 without him one year IIRC 12

Is Doncic already an amazing leader of men 10:31 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

Really motivated them to a 12-point loss 1

Post Game Thread The Houston Rockets 26-19 defeat the Los Angeles Lakers 25-22 136-132 11:26 pm Sat Jan 23 EDTDeleted

*LeBron crosses KCP off of his future Lakers list after that airball 3* 22

why are we ignoring that players over 7 feet have never been durable stars in the history of the nba 9:04 pm Sat Feb 6 EDTDeleted

Hakeem Olajuwon? 17

Post Game Threads The New England Patriots beat the Los Angeles Rams 13-310:07 pm Sun Feb 7 EDTDeleted

If an AD trade went down tonight itd 100% take over Superbowl talk after that shitshow lmao 1

76ers traded the 2018 no 3 overall pick and the 2019 Kings 1st pick for Jonathan Simmons an OKC 1st and a CLE 2nd2:48 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

The fact they got a 1st back is impressive. Fultz is never gonna amount to anything. I get why Orlando did the deal since its low risk but the dude is broken mentally. 2

Lebron just picked every Laker FA Trade prospect7:19 pm Thu Feb 11 EDTDeleted

Which is useless in an All-Star game lmao 25

Post-Game Thread The Atlanta Hawks 19-39 defeat the Los Angeles Lakers 28-29 117-113 behind Youngs 22 6 1410:07 pm Tue Feb 16 EDTDeleted

Cavs were 19-20 at one point in LeBrons return. But this is something else. 3

Dirk Nowitzki is currently 181 points away from passing Wilt in all-time scoring list1:09 pm Thu Feb 18 EDTDeleted

I dont see him doing it unless he comes back for a 22nd season. 37

Serious LeBron s racist graffiti incident probably never happened Police found zero evidence and LeBron said he had it painted over it before they arrived like that makes sense 10:02 pm Thu Mar 4 EDTDeleted

> good points > Clay Travis Choose one. 8

Racist fans towards Jeremy Lin1:14 pm Fri Mar 19 EDTDeleted

Was there something recent involving Lin 6

If a random role player over the next 10ish games averaged 100 points and a 10-0 record to lead their team to the playoffs would they win MVP 1:16 am Sat Apr 3 EDTDeleted

Yes he would. Why not make this semi-realistic and go for 45PPG. -1

Why do people feel the need to post about NCAA shit here 7:27 pm Sun Apr 4 EDTDeleted

The way /r/CollegeBasketball and /r/baseball shit on the NBA is weird. /r/soccer shits on /r/NFL a lot but theres a lot of animosity towards the NBA cuz of how "drama" filled it is. 2

You Bron stans better hope that the Warriors don t lose this year10:28 am Thu Apr 15 EDTDeleted

Spoiler: No one will (Unless Curry/KD get hurt) 1

The Philadelphia 76ers just recorded the highest scoring quarter in NBA Playoff History 10:07 pm Mon Apr 19 EDTDeleted

Pretty mind-boggling. and Butler only has 7 points as well. 4

There arent more than 3 players in NBA history you would take over Steph in the playoffs9:19 pm Wed Apr 21 EDTDeleted

I would take at least like 10 tbh 3

Who will be better next year Toronto after Kawhi leaves or Indiana 1:28 pm Mon Apr 26 EDTDeleted

What makes you so confident? 4

Damian Lillard is the first player IN NBA history to hit 2 series winners1:06 am Wed Apr 28 EDTDeleted

The fact they were both at home to have the crowd go nuts both times is pretty awesome too. 320

Post Game Thread The Toronto Raptors gnash down on the Philadelphia 76ers taking a 1-0 series lead10:05 pm Sat May 1 EDTDeleted

Siakim/Kawhi were other-worldly levels of efficient tonight. Superstar performances by both of them given the fact no other Raptor scored in double digits. 2

Portlands shot selection has been really bad in 3OT1:49 am Sat May 8 EDTDeleted

Everybodys tired no shit 5

Why do the mods encourage karma whores who are so thirsty to post the post game thread that they dont even write the score correctly 2:15 am Sat May 8 EDTDeleted

truth tbh 2

P st Game Thread The Portland Trail Blazers 2-1 defeat the Denver Nuggets 1-2 in 4OT 138-1372:17 am Sat May 8 EDTDeleted

WRONG SCORE 1

Would I be wrong for taking Kawhi over 2016-2018 Lebron 6:09 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Yes 10

Has LeBron ever reached Kawhis level this season 9:02 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

But the most recent thing is the biggest and best thing /r/NBA is literally Stugotz 12

Post Game Thread The Denver Nuggets 1-2 defeat the Portland Trail Blazers 2-1 116 - 1129:39 pm Sun May 9 EDTDeleted

Will Barton > Stephen Curry in clutch moments. 5

Whos a scrub tier player from the past or present that always roasts your team when the playoffs come around 2:17 pm Mon May 10 EDTDeleted

**For the Miami Heat - Marco Belly Nelly** Fuck this dude. He single-handedly made me dislike Italians. In the 2018 playoffs vs the Heat he was only slightly behind Embiid/Simmons in-terms of PPG. He proceeded to do jackshit vs Boston after averaging n 1

Whos a scrub tier player from the past or present that always roasts your team when the playoffs come around 2:17 pm Mon May 10 EDTDeleted

> NOTE: Most of these guys arent actually scrubs but role players who play like Hall of Famers, for some reason, against your team specifically. 3

Random quiz before the games start 11 players have scored 50 points or more in the playoffs since 2000 can you name them all 4:23 pm Tue May 11 EDTDeleted

He was 36 years old. Freak of nature scorer. 2

So is Kawhi still leaving Toronto 10:09 pm Tue May 11 EDTDeleted

Even when theyre dominating they look for a reason to be irked 1

Seeing the warriors crushed expressions and heartbreak when cleveland came back from 3-1 was one of the greatest feelings ever for nba fans do you think Houston can give us that same feeling 2:03 am Thu May 13 EDTDeleted

That would be uproariously funny. Giannis just yoinks the MVP and FMVP from Harden in "HIS" year 4

How the NBA Lottery will be Rigged12:52 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

Trae / Zion / Collins is a hell of a lot better than that. 6

Suns Cavs Bulls Hawks Wizards fan support thread10:01 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

Seeing these fanbases be mad about the results is hilarious. Yall dont deserve a shot at the best draftees just because your front office is incompetent. This motivates team to not wait a whole season to get a star. Be like a Denver/Brooklyn who made some -5

Suns Cavs Bulls Hawks Wizards fan support thread10:01 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

They arent! OR at least they havent exposed themselves to be quite yet. The Hawks have a great duo in Trae / Collins. Thats well done by them. Taurean Prince and Huerter are also nifty assets. Bazemore and Plumlee are expirings next offseason which opens 0

Suns Cavs Bulls Hawks Wizards fan support thread10:01 pm Tue May 18 EDTDeleted

If they drafted so well with those picks they should do just fine at #8 overall then. 1

Will esports ever rival the popularity of the nba 2:45 pm Sun May 23 EDTDeleted

I saw a bit of the Overwatch league that they put on ABC before a playoff game. I play a crap-ton of games, but never Overwatch. It was an okay watch. The commentators are good but I dont see how the hell you would possibly know whats going on if youre no 1

i think it would be a much more feel-good story if raptors made the finals instead of MIL9:24 pm Sun May 23 EDTDeleted

Milwaukee is a beacon of NBA success? Bucks in 6 in the Finals needs to come true. 21

Happy viewing tonight 80 of Game 1 winners since 83-84 season go on to win the series 1:11 pm Wed Jun 2 EDTDeleted

In recent memory I can think of the Warriors (2016), Thunder (2012), Heat (2011), and Mavs (2006) all winning Game 1 and going on to lose the series. 2

What would happen if the Raptors go up 3-1 but the Warriors win the series without Kevin Durant 5:12 pm Thu Jun 3 EDTDeleted

BLOCKED BY JAMES 7

WITH THIS WIN TONIGHT THE RAPTORS JUST AS MANY WINS VS GOLDEN STATE THIS YEAR THAN CLEVELAND HAD IN 3 BACK-TO-BACK-TO-BACK FINALS11:44 pm Fri Jun 11 EDTDeleted

Yeah but they also played KD 9 of those times. 26

I enjoy ESPNs current batch of talent Beyond just sports they have great likable personalities 11:00 am Mon Jun 14 EDTDeleted

/r/NBA would have a seizure if it went a day without shitting on ESPN 10

Why does the WNBA still exist 12:51 pm Wed Jun 16 EDTDeleted

why does anything exist 21

The San Antonio Spurs are the Ultimate Losers of the 2018-19 NBA Playoffs12:04 am Fri Jun 18 EDTDeleted

lolspurs -1

I could be wrong here but didnt the Lakers trade for a superstar with one year left on his deal that everyone thought would re-sign and then he walked the next off season7:34 pm Sat Jun 19 EDTDeleted

Dwight was an All-Star who averaged 17/13 and finished 3rd Team All-NBA but sure go with this narrative just cuz yall dont like him 2

Why is LeBron James still viewed as NBAs best player despite not having great defensive impact anymore 8:23 pm Sat Jun 19 EDTDeleted

cuz 51 points game 1 of the finals 2

What team currently has the best personnel to defend AD and LeBron 11:40 pm Sat Jun 19 EDTDeleted

Cant wait for John Henson to lockdown AD in the finals 1

Whose cheeks would you rather clap Molly Qerim Jenny Taft Rachel Nichols Doris Burke or Kristine Leahy 1:21 am Sun Jun 20 EDTDeleted

I just want to take a moment and appreciate the OP. > This is a really tough choice for me personally as I love having all women in my life, no matter what their age is. However, if you had to choose one set of cheeks to clap, which one would you choo 1

Whats up with the The Pelicans having agreed to a deal to trade Anthony Davis to the Lakers for many Lakers players in return 1:40 am Sun Jun 20 EDTDeleted

i love /r/nba at 2AM on the east coast most retarded but hilarious ops 4

Should the Celtics disband as an organization 11:34 am Wed Jun 23 EDTDeleted

Based on the current status of their subreddit, I disagree. 0

Can someone break down each teams style of play for me E g up tempo slow bros well balanced etc 8:39 am Thu Jun 24 EDTDeleted

Indiana always tends to play a more defensive style 1

Predict the biggest star to be traded today 10:31 am Thu Jun 24 EDTDeleted

Ima go with **JR Smith**. 0

What a win for the Suns too because now Garland will most likely fall to 66:00 pm Thu Jun 24 EDTDeleted

Cavs 100% taking Garland 13

What a win for the Suns too because now Garland will most likely fall to 66:00 pm Thu Jun 24 EDTDeleted

Who cares you take best player available when youre as bad as they are. Its not a Phoenix situation where they have a Booker-type. 2

Who is the 3rd best player from Draft Class 2003 Chris Bosh or Carmelo Anthony 5:20 pm Sun Jun 27 EDTDeleted

Melo if you have 0 help Bosh in every other instance 2

What player gets away with a lot just because a lot of people around here like them 5:38 pm Sun Jun 27 EDTDeleted

The OP doesnt even reference Wade and thats what you refer to. Yikes. -22

What player gets away with a lot just because a lot of people around here like them 5:38 pm Sun Jun 27 EDTDeleted

**2011 NBA Finals** **Dirk:** 26PPG / 9.7RPG / 2.0APG / 0.7SPG / 0.7BPG on .416 / .368 / .978 (.537 TS%) **Wade:** 26.5PPG / 7.0RPG / 5.2APG / 1.5SPG / 1.5BPG on .546 / .304 / .694 (.614 TS%) Jason Terry out-scoring LeBron in a Finals will really swing -1

What player gets away with a lot just because a lot of people around here like them 5:38 pm Sun Jun 27 EDTDeleted

Yea its crazy how people will gloss over stuff from the past towards the end of their careers. *cough Manu being the face of flopping being one of them cough* I like the Spurs tho so no need to beef. I always love telling Mavs fans that while I can rest -7

What player gets away with a lot just because a lot of people around here like them 5:38 pm Sun Jun 27 EDTDeleted

Nah Steph gets shit on a lot here when he doesnt perform. He also gets a lot of love when he does nutty shit, but its not like all of /r/NBA capes up for him (like people dont try and cover Game 7 2016) -2

What player gets away with a lot just because a lot of people around here like them 5:38 pm Sun Jun 27 EDTDeleted

Wheres the lie in my post? -1

Does LeBron winning 3 championships wirh the Lakers make him the GOAT 8:38 pm Wed Jun 30 EDTDeleted

AND he plays with Bronny at the end for the feel good vibes. 5

Does LeBron winning 3 championships wirh the Lakers make him the GOAT 8:38 pm Wed Jun 30 EDTDeleted

> but hell win 1 at best lol 2 is 100% within the realm of possibility. 8

KD got none stop hate for 3 years Yet very few will have a problem with Lebron AD Kawhi Super Team 3:11 pm Thu Jul 1 EDTDeleted

> Only Lebron gets to have Super Teams. KD does not. "I dont understand the context of blowing a 3-1 lead and joining the 73-win team that beat me." 85

This sub has gotten too big for its own good With 2 4 million subscribers we should divide r nba into 4 different quadrants so each has 600k members9:18 pm Fri Jul 2 EDTDeleted

In order to ensure a proper balance well have chancellors for each sub. I highly recommend /u/bootum for comedic relief, /u/sim888 for high quality content, and /u/suzukigun4life as karmagod. Relics of the past in /u/yungsnuggie and that guy who once per 4

This sub has gotten too big for its own good With 2 4 million subscribers we should divide r nba into 4 different quadrants so each has 600k members9:18 pm Fri Jul 2 EDTDeleted

fucking segregationist 97

Do you think any nba players are still virgins11:38 pm Fri Jul 2 EDTDeleted

he got married in 2002 when he was 39 good for him 7

Why is KD signing such a big deal3:35 pm Sun Jul 4 EDTDeleted

stupid 14

in a few hours the nba all toxic team will be assembled in new york4:45 pm Sun Jul 4 EDTDeleted

no jimmy 4 u 3

The Atlantic Division will be loaded this coming season 5:37 pm Sun Jul 4 EDTDeleted

someone make the white chick as the knicks with the 4 dudes meme 31

RDA has deleted his Twitter account1:57 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

and all of /r/nba shat on Woj for 1 week+ for saying the Clips had a shot at landing big names truly iconic 4

80 000 Users online is that a record 3:14 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

Nah weve had 150k+ 2

OKC has now lost KD PG Harden Ibaka and soon Westbrook in the past few years3:34 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

You forgot Kyle Singler 2

Russell Westbrook will never be a member of the Miami Heat8:49 pm Sat Jul 10 EDTDeleted

I like Brodie. I still think he shoulda won MVP over Harden. He is a *horrible* basketball fit for us. Thats all. -3

Is RJ Barrett a bust 12:13 am Mon Jul 12 EDTDeleted

Anyone who answers no is a Dolan alt account 2

4 team Westbrook trade scenario OKC-Miami-Cleveland-Portland 3:21 pm Tue Jul 13 EDTDeleted

Id rather have Adebayo than Adams 11

In an alternate timeline a franchise named the New York Knickers exists4:37 pm Wed Jul 14 EDTDeleted

bruh 1

Orlando tragic6:32 pm Wed Jul 14 EDTDeleted

Theyve kinda capped themselves out with Vuc/Ross deals tho and only way they improve is Bamba/Fultz/Okeke/AG getting better. Whens the last time you saw a Magic player and said damn they developed him well? -10

Serious What is stopping 5 stars from ring chasing one year by signing on the same team 8:34 pm Wed Jul 14 EDTDeleted

Nothing. It would never happen tho. Theres only 1 ball, and unless you got the most unselfish dudes willing to take a paycut it wont happen. AND even if it did, situations like GSW have proven those situations dont last very long. 2

Serious What is stopping 5 stars from ring chasing one year by signing on the same team 8:34 pm Wed Jul 14 EDTDeleted

Cousins only did that cuz he suffered a devastating injury. 1

This league is a goddamn joke8:35 pm Thu Jul 15 EDTDeleted

tbh I would be mad all the time if I was a Knicks fan 8

Hypothetical Trade between Thunder and Heat11:25 pm Thu Jul 15 EDTDeleted

People gonna try and speak this CP3 to Miami shit into existence like theres 55k Lavar Balls online right now. 7

Cleveland Cavaliers trade Kevin Love to Miami Heat for James Johnson Kelly Olynyk and a 2025 1st 11:53 pm Thu Jul 15 EDTDeleted

Pass unless the 1st is protected. 1

A trade that would make Mavs Heat Thunder happy not to mention CP3 who will want a contender Paul can immediately be traded solo not packaged with any other player 11:55 pm Thu Jul 15 EDTDeleted

christ taking on tim hardaways shot chucking ass and paying 40M+ for 36-year old cp3 shoot me in the face 16

Official NBA 2K20 Ratings Revealed12:27 pm Tue Jul 20 EDTDeleted

I strongly disagree I think they should be 92 3

Discussion OC Why the Miami Heat continue to engage OKC in potential trade talks 1:47 pm Wed Jul 21 EDTDeleted

> Now, the 2021-22 season is where the Heat project to have enough cap to add a 2nd superstar via free agency. But I mean, good luck trying to convince a Giannis, Oladipo, Kawhi, PG, etc., to team up with a 32-year old Jimmy Butler? Idk, but I think Pa 0

LeBron has played with a remarkable amount of star former all-stars since 2010 6:35 pm Fri Aug 27 EDTDeleted

Ah yes when Mike Bibby and Eddie House were guys we were relying upon Thank goodness for Ray, Birdman, Battier, etc... beyond that 1st season. 3

Why do people ignore Lebrons performance in the 2011 NBA Finals 2:31 pm Fri Sep 24 EDTDeleted

Your account is literally 3 months old 6

Stop commenting on thing you dont understand and stop using double standard Sports should be free from politics 12:16 pm Tue Oct 12 EDTDeleted

> while in US you are not allowed to make any negative comments on minorities (except Asians). bruh 9

Clay Travis The woke era of the nba is now officially dead No player or coach was willing to stand up to a communist dictatorship rife with human rights violations because it threatened their money That renders all of their political opinions worthle4:13 pm Thu Oct 14 EDTDeleted

Clay Travis so *badly* wishes it did though. 3

Free Hong Kong Fuck Lebron 7:05 pm Wed Oct 20 EDTDeleted

so brave 1

2019-20 NBA Over Under Predictions - r NBA Edition4:00 pm Sat Oct 23 EDTDeleted

Lock for an over Jimmy B is worth 4 wins 0

Where would you rank Stephen Curry all time if he had five rings and four FMVPs in a five year span 6:03 pm Mon Oct 25 EDTDeleted

My guy just acted like KD Andre Iguodalad his ass 1

is this the end of us saying the Jazz were title contenders 11:27 pm Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

wow that just means Conley is gonna shoot 1/16 for the next 81 games rip utah 17

In his first game as a Boston Celtic Kemba Walker put up 12 2 2 with 3 TO on 4 18 shooting In his first game as a Brooklyn Net Kyrie Irving put up 50 8 7 with 0 TO on 17 33 shooting 11:42 pm Wed Oct 27 EDTDeleted

I think this settles Kyrie is 5x the player Kemba is and the Celtics should just fold as a franchise. 2

The Heat and Mavericks are 3-1 Miami has a young shooting guard from Chicago Illinois as their leading scorer while Dallas has a 7 foot European big with range scoring 25PPG to start the year is it time for V3 of this in the Finals 12:09 am Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

either happens or it doesnt good point 2

Post-Game Thread The Washington Wizards 2-2 defeat the Houston Rockets 2-2 by a score of 142-136 behind 36 points and 9 assists from Bradley Beal10:05 pm Wed Nov 3 EDTDeleted

Astros up 2-0 I have some bad news for Houston 2

I think Pat Riley doesnt get enough credit for jumpstarting Lebrons career and turning his reputation around no longer being a perennial loser11:37 pm Thu Nov 4 EDTDeleted

this aint it chief 4

Who would you rather be the number 1 option between Siakam and Kendrick Nunn 2:21 pm Fri Nov 5 EDTDeleted

So if Nunn plays well on Sunday, who do you pick? 1

Was Pat Riley right in not giving up Justice Winslow Bam or Herro for Westbrook 6:45 pm Sun Nov 7 EDTDeleted

Nah we were all just completely delusional obviously 1

The Miami Heat is up by almost 40 points against the Houston Warriors6:51 pm Sun Nov 7 EDTDeleted

>This is the future of the NBA where defense doesnt exist its just houston dawg 1

Why do dunks get so overhyped 1:32 pm Mon Nov 8 EDTDeleted

You sound like the biggest herb on the planet 5

West is stacked East still sucks 11:58 pm Mon Nov 8 EDTDeleted

kawhi gonna get his baby ass clamped by the gawd Duncan Robinson 2

Jimmy Butler just scored 30 points on 9 10 shooting in the first half10:11 pm Thu Nov 11 EDTDeleted

mods are suppressing his dominance mans career high is 53 pls gimme 60 76

Jimmy Butler just scored 30 points on 9 10 shooting in the first half10:11 pm Thu Nov 11 EDTDeleted

[He dropped 53 on Philadelphia (heh) while with Chicago](https://www.basketball-reference.com/boxscores/201601140PHI.html) 1

Shaqs advice to Whiteside and other players who will be looking for a contract next year Ball Out 11:51 pm Thu Nov 11 EDTDeleted

Hasnt Whiteside been great this year? Thought Portlands fans were happy with him. EDIT: He has been. Literally had 22/11/2 vs GSW. 71% shooting. 12/12/2/2 vs OKC in 24 minutes. He had 2 duds before that but overall hes been a net positive player. Just ha 16

Is there any good reason why Dirk could lead a bad supporting cast to the Finals in 06 but Kobe was out in round 1 2:17 pm Sat Nov 13 EDTDeleted

Dirk has never done anything wrong ever in the eyes of /r/nba dont even bother 9

What NBA fanbase should be panicking the most right now 12:46 am Sat Nov 20 EDTDeleted

**Spurs**, **Blazers**, and **76ers** in my opinion. Spurs - Theyre losing to young run and gun squads and LMA looks sluggish as hell Blazers - I think theyll turn it around (not cuz of Melo) but man CJ has to improve and those wings are oof 76ers - Le 7

Luka Doncic 33 5 6 AT THE HALF8:49 pm Wed Nov 24 EDTDeleted

Bruh I thought hed be an All-Star, not this good tho 7

Cam Reddish first half vs Bucks 12PTS 1REB 83 FG 100 from 38:46 pm Wed Nov 24 EDTDeleted

His games before this were 4/15, 2/7, 2/7, and 0/4 from the field. Yall are asking for a lot 9

It took the bulls until the 6 57 mark in the 1st quarter to score a single point 8:21 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

Heat up 15-0 to start the game. Mediocre young teams used to be the bane of our existence. This squad is different. 3

Is Doncic on pace for the greatest 20 year old season of ALL time 8:15 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

Eh well see - doubt he averages a 30-point triple double for a full year 8

Which of these players will have the best career 9:30 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

I am 10000% sure it wont be Cam Reddish. Besides them, Sekou absolutely. 3

At Half the rockets have 19 FT and the clippers only have 211:48 pm Fri Nov 26 EDTDeleted

hmm that seems a tiny bit unbalanced I think itll even out in the 2nd half 4

Barry Bonds was a far better athlete than Michael Jordan8:54 pm Sun Nov 28 EDTDeleted

nah bonds was an MVP with Pittsburgh, he went to a God-tier level with the Giants 2

What Siakam did at the end of the Sixers-Raps game was hillariously disrespectful10:02 pm Mon Nov 29 EDTDeleted

If you dont like it, stop it. 23

Pascal Siakam or Anthony Davis 11:03 pm Fri Dec 3 EDTDeleted

Make a Jaylen Brown contract extension post to get revenge this is /r/nba warfare 1

Do yall seriously think Harden is better than Wade 1:11 am Sun Dec 5 EDTDeleted

lmaoooooo Shaq got out-scored by fucking ANTOINE WALKER in those Finals. This wasnt Kobe first 3-peat with the lakers Shaq. He averaged 13.7PPG. Jesus Christ this sub. (yes we dont win the title without Shaq, it is unbelievably disingenous to treat Shaq 6

Do yall seriously think Harden is better than Wade 1:11 am Sun Dec 5 EDTDeleted

> FMVP is just one series, MVP is huge as individual accomplishment. Championships are LITERALLY what players spend their entire careers competing for Being the BEST player in that series... not as relevant as opposed to an 82-game season **WHAT???? 2

Do yall seriously think Harden is better than Wade 1:11 am Sun Dec 5 EDTDeleted

This sub was in diapers when Wade as dad-dicking the shit out of the Mavericks (35/8/4/3 in the Finals eat my ass it was rigged bitches) and likely only remember him when he was broken down at the end of the Big 3 / post-Big 3 era. We all know scoring 45 2

Post Game Thread The Atlanta Hawks 5-16 end their 10 game losing streak beating the Golden State Warriors 4-18 in a game someone had to win9:41 pm Mon Dec 6 EDTDeleted

Evan Turner +32 lmao 4

Post Game Thread The San Antonio Spurs 8-14 defeat the Houston Rockets 14-6 134-133 in a double overtime thriller 11:31 pm Tue Dec 7 EDTDeleted

As a fan of the U, the fact Lonnie Walker was *clutch* blows my freaking mind. 1

Serious Who would you rather have Matisse Thybulle or Tyler Herro 9:02 pm Sun Dec 12 EDTDeleted

4PPG vs 14PPG dawg 10

Serious Who would you rather have Matisse Thybulle or Tyler Herro 9:02 pm Sun Dec 12 EDTDeleted

Hes started 3 of 22 games. and even if he was a starter, wouldnt him being deserving of more minutes be indicative of him being better (given both teams have very good records) 2

With Philly passing Toronto the top 4 teams in the East now have a combined home record of 40-19:13 pm Sun Dec 12 EDTDeleted

Got Atlanta on Tuesday but biggest test of the season will be Lakers on ESPN this next Friday at home 1

Top 4 in Eastern Conference Currently 41-1 at Home9:48 pm Sun Dec 12 EDTDeleted

YO WHO DID THE BUCKS LOSE TO??? 2

Tanking is the reason why the NBA s ratings are going down9:41 pm Fri Dec 24 EDTDeleted

everybody invents reasons the ratings are down stop pls 8

Serious How come this sub and media looked at GSW as villains the last 5 years 2015-2019 but not Lebron 4:13 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

"Hero" is a bit much. The hate was nothing compared to the Big 3 Heat era, but he was getting **destroyed** after Cleveland went down 1-3 in the Finals in 2016. Even I did some partaking in it. "He shouldnt have left Miami" and a lot of people felt like 2

Name a player who gets protected in your teams subreddit even when they deserve criticism4:40 pm Mon Dec 27 EDTDeleted

Prolly **Tyler Herro** for us. Ive been using the sub since Winslow was the one that couldnt be besmirched. We have two rookies in Herro and Nunn - when Nunn was going through his slump hed get crushed and thered be a ton of talk about reducing his minute 1

There s pretty much zero chance this happens but if Philly traded Simmons for Lowry would they win a title this year 10:16 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

The team would fit better - but itd be very short sighted. 2

Heat are the fourth NBA team in the last 20 years to sweep a back-to-back and win both games by exactly one point11:11 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

We also had a thriller vs Utah on Monday that was decided by 3 points. Sooooo lots of (stressful) fun basketball as of late. 2

NBA East All Star Picks11:31 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

i dig it 1

By a point11:41 pm Sat Jan 1 EDTDeleted

4th time in NBA History its happened 2

Post Game Thread The Los Angeles Lakers 25-7 end their four-game slide with a victory over the Portland Trail Blazers 14-19 128-120 12:33 am Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

Shoutout to Kuzma who led the Lakers in scoring today knowing if he didnt prove himself worthy to Bron hed get that Larry Nance treatment and be banished to some team in the Midwest. 13

Why is Lebron playing in a back-to-back after suffering an injury 4 days ago against the Clippers 10:44 pm Sun Jan 2 EDTDeleted

software update let him play 3

How long would it take a mid 20s white guy with a lot of hidden talent if he practiced 4 hours a day to make the NBA or at least get a look 12:00 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

> Im talking about a player about 6 0 who never really played high school but has played a lot of pickup basketball and feels like he could potentially shoot his way into the league? Just like.... the 15th guy on an NBA bench who barely plays 1-2 minu 2

Who would you rather have on your team Gobert or Simmons 2:59 pm Fri Jan 8 EDTDeleted

Disagree. Jimmy/Winslow fit a similar role. Defensively besides Bam, we have no big that can handle Embiid/Giannis/AD etc... Gobert would provide him an absolutely incredible defensive partner. Spacing on offense may be tricky but Bams eventual developm 8

Do you think LeBron James is the GOAT for Miami He has 2 MVPs amp 2 Finals MVPs 9:31 pm Wed Jan 13 EDTDeleted

Bruh how tf can people here jerk off to Dirk and Kawhis "solo" titles and its like 2006 aint happen. I know yall were 2-years old but goddamn. 17

It s time to take the Spurs seriously 9:31 pm Wed Jan 13 EDTDeleted

Just have Belineli, Gary Neal, and Diaw shoot like 90% from 3-point range like last time 19

Was Kobe the first legendary superstar to have died in social media era 3:20 pm Mon Feb 1 EDTDeleted

More like shocking death. Ali was 74 and was a former boxer who had Parkinsons. 42

Gun to your head yku are forced to choose whether to keep Simmons or Embiid to build around Who you keeping 8:17 pm Wed Feb 10 EDTDeleted

Embiid easily. 11

How much blame should Dwyane Wade get for Winslow getting shipped out of Miami 9:02 pm Wed Feb 10 EDTDeleted

1000% blame 5

I ve watched every single Timberwolves game during this 13 game skid AMA 10:28 pm Wed Feb 10 EDTDeleted

How good is Okogie? 9

Furkan Korkmaz or Kyle Kuzma 11:46 pm Mon Feb 15 EDTDeleted

Korkmaz cuz the only thing that matters is what a player did in their last 2 games 19

Kenny smith and the slamdunk contest9:58 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

If anybody here wants karma just go through the /r/nba archives from 2017-2020 of ASW and you will find the exact same comments year after year. * complaining about the presentation and cringy performances * shitting on reggie miller * every dunk is a mi 5

Dwight was a waste of a spot10:19 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

If he just did 2 average 50s and then did the 360 FT dunk it would have been an auto-win 2

I get the love for Godron but he didnt get robbed11:07 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

he was hated for telling the truth -3

CONSPIRACY THEORY Dwyane wade purposely rigged the contest so he gets more attention for his new song and show about to release11:16 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

This reminds me of 2010-2014 -2

Aliens cast a spell and now every NBA players age corresponds to the number they wear on their Jersey Curry is now 30yo Harden is 13yo Hows your team doing Whos the best player in the league Whos the worst 11:20 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

Jae Crowder 99 years old bodying fools 11

Aaron Gordon shouldve dunked over a Kia Optima to win the dunk contest11:22 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

Just dunk over the hood of a car 16

Wade screwed over two people tonight11:24 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

DJJ is clearly the worst dunker in human history. Anyone who disagrees is stupid and bias I win bye bye 2

Wade screwed over two people tonight11:24 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

This the worst take Ive seen all night. 2

They are Shunning Orlando into Nobodies11:54 pm Sat Feb 20 EDTDeleted

yes this is an attack on orlando specifically 2

All Star Saturday night was great12:24 am Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

Dames concert 14

If AG won this one12:21 am Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

LaVine is done he said, tbh it seems like he doesnt wanna do it just cuz he doesnt wanna be seen merely as a dunker 11

Why is Chadwick Boseman Surprised at his final score1:07 am Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

Is Boseman from Chicago? 1

Is DWade one of the most corrupt players in NBA history 11:45 am Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

D-Wade punched my baby 2

Which national anthem was worse Fergie or Chaka Khan 8:37 pm Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

Draymond wasnt there to laugh like last time. 10

Trae Young playing 11 minutes as a aASG Starter is a travesty10:57 pm Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

Theyre tryna win now dog cant have that D out there 46

Trae Young playing 11 minutes as a aASG Starter is a travesty10:57 pm Sun Feb 21 EDTDeleted

You only think this if you havent watched. CP3 has been the MVP for the LeBron along with Kawhi 10

Director Spike Lee denied entry to MSG Rumors are circulating that MSG CEO James Dolan didn t want the famed director to enter SpikeLee MSG8:15 pm Mon Mar 8 EDTDeleted

> This would be an all time terrible PR move Ah the Knick speciality 49

Why is LeBron so promoted and boosted by the Media 4:58 pm Tue Mar 9 EDTDeleted

> Was Lebron James popularity natural or manufactured? lmao Dawg he has the 3rd most points ever in NBA History and made the Finals 8 straight seasons. I think he brought his own popularity and the reason the media covers him so much is because peo 10

Why is LeBron so promoted and boosted by the Media 4:58 pm Tue Mar 9 EDTDeleted

What on earth is this argument Would people care who was US President if it wasnt in the media all the time? 4

If Lebron drops a 50 point triple double in a win over the Bucks does he become the MVP frontrunner 11:39 pm Wed Mar 10 EDTDeleted

> Giannis has it locked up. If the Bucks go on a losing streak and the Lakers finish with a better record - no - LeBron will prolly get it 1

Is Kawhi Leonard on pace to be better than Lebron 3:00 pm Wed Mar 17 EDTDeleted

Nah - Kawhi just hasnt done it long enough and doesnt have the resumé LeBron does. 4

Is Kawhi Leonard on pace to be better than Lebron 3:00 pm Wed Mar 17 EDTDeleted

Not really my guy. "GOAT" level is an amazing exaggeration. Plus - youre saying hes only supposed to not decline for the next 5 years - which is asking for *a lot*. If he were to win 2 rings and 2 FMVPs over the next few seasons while Bron doesnt - mayb 3

Here is a thread compilation of r NBA reacting to various major trades of the 2010s Included are Harden to Houston KG Pierce to Brooklyn K-Love to Cleveland Boogie to New Orleans etc 4:16 pm Sun Apr 18 EDTDeleted

Eh.... Id argue that deal is an exception rather than the norm. Wayyyy too often on here people over-value draft picks and think young players are always going to keep growing and getting better just because theyre young. That deal was just so ridiculous 2

Here is a thread compilation of r NBA reacting to various major trades of the 2010s Included are Harden to Houston KG Pierce to Brooklyn K-Love to Cleveland Boogie to New Orleans etc 4:16 pm Sun Apr 18 EDTDeleted

**My personal favorite from the Boston/Brooklyn deal:** > So Boston is gutting their team, not gaining much salary cap, and likely getting bad draft picks.... Someone explain how this is smart. +25 upvotes lmao 3

Here is a thread compilation of r NBA reacting to various major trades of the 2010s Included are Harden to Houston KG Pierce to Brooklyn K-Love to Cleveland Boogie to New Orleans etc 4:16 pm Sun Apr 18 EDTDeleted

**1)** Thats extra funny given its a Knicks fans. With the Knicks history of 1) drafting players 2) developing them. **2)** Its how tanking teams convince themselves this will all be worth it. Look at Phillys dynasty! 1

Are the people on Twitter who discuss basketball and give terrible takes would you say theyre just trolling or theyre just dumb 4:09 pm Sat May 29 EDTDeleted

Yup - reddit has upvote/downvote = agree/disagree system. The advantage of Twitter is you can have way more likes than somebody if they agree but your own opinion / counter-arguments doesnt disappear / become harder to find whereas it does on reddit. 1

Bill Simmons Accused of Preventing Diversity at the Athletic10:16 pm Mon Jun 28 EDTDeleted

I mean - its worked, no doubt. But nobody would have tuned in to listen to Joe House or JackO if they werent Bills buddies. 1

OC Senator Josh Hawley who has criticized the NBA Adrian Wojnarowski and LeBron James on their relationship with China and stance on Hong Kong actually has strong ties to China itself1:46 am Mon Jul 19 EDTDeleted

My guy, trust me on this - repost this tomorrow at 11AM-12PM EST and youll hit front page. At 1:45AM aint it 29

Kawhis 2014 Finals MVP is criminally underrated LBJs overrated3:21 pm Fri Jul 30 EDTDeleted

Kawhi really wasnt that special man. As a Heat fan - the Spurs shooting murdering us and it feeling like they were shooting 80% from 3-point range was the real killer. But you cant give a Finals MVP to Patty Mills, Belly Nelly, or Danny Green so they gav 6

MPJ posts support of Jonathan Isaac s choice to stand rather than kneel for the national anthem9:38 pm Fri Aug 6 EDTDeleted

[I presume MPJs support is cuz of Isaacs comments also made post game.](https://twitter.com/TaylorRooks/status/1289314070001258497) In response to the 2nd question: "I dont think that kneeling or putting on a t-shirt for me personally is the answer. I fe 1

What is Lebrons best greatest playoff performance in a single game 9:56 pm Sat Aug 7 EDTDeleted

Game 6 v. Celtics changed the trajectory of his career and prevented immortal embarrassment 2

Honest Question Why do people consider Dwayne Wade to be so great 9:28 pm Sat Aug 7 EDTDeleted

yikes 19

Honest Question Why do people consider Dwayne Wade to be so great 9:28 pm Sat Aug 7 EDTDeleted

You say this like D-Wade was Brandon Roy lol Wade had 7 **great** years from 04-10. Then some injury problems from 11-14. But he wasnt "worse" than late stage Paul Pierce. He was shooting damn near 55% from the field which is unheard of for a guard. Hell 14

NBA responds to US Senators letter Senator comments Won t criticize China and won t commit to protecting employees who criticize China Says it s all hypothetical Uh remember Daryl Morey 12:35 pm Sun Aug 8 EDTDeleted

*scrolls through his Twitter and finds responses to Jason Whitlock, Clay Travis, and unironically uses "woke"* Seems like a pleasant guy 2

Post-Game Thread The Toronto Raptors 48-18 the Miami Heat 42-25 107-101 behind a career-high 36 points and 7 made 3s from Fred VanVleet4:13 pm Mon Aug 9 EDTDeleted

Wrong score again 3

Post-Game Thread The Toronto Raptors 48-18 the Miami Heat 42-25 107-103 behind a career-high 36 points and 7 made 3s from Fred VanVleetPost Game Thread4:14 pm Mon Aug 9 EDTDeleted

Only missed FT of the **entire** fucking game comes when its to try and tie the game at 102 with 40 seconds left. Bruh. Back-to-back turnovers on our final two possessions. We lost cuz Jimmy/Bam didnt play like All-Stars. D-Rob/Nunn were also completel 26

The Heat have a 17-point lead at the end of the 1st half vs Milwaukee with no Butler Dragic Make your prediction Will the Bucks comeback and win 5:21 pm Thu Aug 12 EDTDeleted

lol I dont get the Iggy obsession by /r/nba Hes whatever. That trade was 1000% worth it by the gem we got in Jae Crowder. Heat culture player to the 9th degree. 6

34 20 12 followed by 36 14 19 Luka Doncic is what Lebron James wanted to be 1:04 am Sun Aug 15 EDTDeleted

The Luka Stans really hit different 1

ESPN Ranks the Phoenix Suns 16th in their power rankings while being undefeated 7th in offense 4th in defense Whatever happened to what are you doing for me now sports mentality 3:10 pm Mon Aug 16 EDTDeleted

The Suns are going to lose in the 1st Round - why are you so worked up about this? 6

How many championships would the Heat have won with Vucevic instead of Bosh 3:15 pm Tue Aug 24 EDTDeleted

We prolly only win 1 title with Vucevic instead of Bosh 2

The fake audience cheering is lame I wish we could listen to what the players and coaches are saying on the court 4:02 pm Tue Aug 24 EDTDeleted

I disagree - I like the noise as it makes it feel like normal playoff games 1

How to make the NBA rethink their standard of officiating 4:07 pm Tue Aug 24 EDTDeleted

Get over it yall had a chance late in Game #1 and blew it not scoring in transition 0

Can we admit the truth about Giannis 4:19 pm Tue Aug 24 EDTDeleted

All the wildest opinions. I remember seeing people saying the Kawhi trade was a mistake for Toronto and they gave away their franchise player in DeRozan for a 1st Round Exit. 2

The Bucks have now lost 5 straight playoff games 4:25 pm Tue Aug 24 EDTDeleted

Theyre gonna win Game #2 by 18 points and everyone is gonna stfu 5

Kendrick Nunn hasnt played a minute yet in the first playoff game why 5:55 pm Tue Aug 24 EDTDeleted

Hes fallen out of the rotation after playing sub-par in the bubble Herro has looked much more reliable than him 2

Is there a reason LeBron is playing really passively 12:49 am Wed Aug 25 EDTDeleted

Cuz the man literally learned after all those years in Cleveland hes not gonna be able to win by himself Its okay to lose a game in Round #1. Theyre not gonna lose the Blazers. He wants to get his guys involved early and he made that plainly evident in h 1

Anyone consider they may not be testing the players correctly 12:47 am Thu Aug 26 EDTDeleted

> They only swabbed one of his nostrils too, though the video may have been edited. I’ve just found it very hard to believe that no one tested positive in the beginning of the bubble. IIRC there was positives at the very beginning, but with proper i 1

How big is the asterisk against this season 1:51 am Thu Aug 26 EDTDeleted

If my team wins its the greatest and hardest earned Championship ever If the Celtics, 76ers, Lakers, Bucks, Clippers, Mavericks, Rockets, Raptors, or Pacers win it means nothing. 9

Who were the 76ers bidding against when they gave Tobias 180M 2:59 pm Thu Aug 26 EDTDeleted

The Knicks 10

Would Horford the 21st pick for Wiggins make sense for both teams3:12 pm Thu Aug 26 EDTDeleted

That feels bad for both teams 8

In 16 NBA Seasons Nate McMillan has won 1 playoff series Hes lost in the 1st Round 7 times and is on pace to being swept for the 3rd time in the last 4 years with Indiana4:17 pm Thu Aug 26 EDTDeleted

This is how each team McMillan lost against finished in the playoffs. * 2002 Spurs: Lost in 2nd Round * 2005 Spurs: Won NBA Finals * 2009 Rockets: Lost in 2nd Round * 2010 Suns: Lost in WCF * 2011 Mavs: Won NBA Finals * 2017 Cavs: Lost NBA Finals * 2018 1

The last time the Knicks moved up in the lottery was 35 years ago10:37 pm Thu Aug 26 EDTDeleted

Your "doncic2newyork" username makes this comment certifiably 8x more hilarious. 1

The last time the Knicks moved up in the lottery was 35 years ago10:37 pm Thu Aug 26 EDTDeleted

The Heat and Pistons have NEVER moved up in the lottery. 5

The Miami Heat just had their highest scoring half in playoff history against the Indiana Pacers4:59 pm Sat Aug 28 EDTDeleted

Really cool of the Pacers to help us out by showing up to our shooting practice 7

Myles Turner possible keeping the Pacers season alive with massive 3rd quarter on both ends Pacers cut Heat lead from 18 to 4 heading into the 4th quarter 5:49 pm Sat Aug 28 EDTDeleted

Myles Turners blocks are annoying af to deal with 1

Pistons lowkey made the right decision by drafting Darko over Melo in 20036:14 pm Sat Aug 28 EDTDeleted

Counter: Larry Brown hates playing rookies anyway so he prolly woulda just sat Melo a bunch and he would have been a better player than, yanno, 6PPG Darko for the next decade thereafter 8

Who would you take in a 7 game series right now between the Indiana Pacers and the Philadelphia 76ers 6:53 pm Sat Aug 28 EDTDeleted

Id honestly take Indiana The Pacers havent been bad. Theyve been in all 3 games. Our 3pt shooting for Game #2 and the 1st half of Game #3 was ridiculous. Brogdon is exceptional, and Turner has stepped up since playing poor in Game #1. 8

The NBA s silence on Montrezl Harrel s racist outburst is deafening 10:59 am Sun Aug 29 EDTDeleted

lmaooo I love this 1

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS HAVE BEEN ELIMINATED FROM 2020 NBA CHAMPIONSHIP CONTENTION3:43 pm Sun Aug 29 EDTDeleted

FAR worse. The Celtics quickly replaced Kyrie with Kemba. This roster is DOOMED with its current status and doesnt have flexibility unless they want to go through a full proper rebuild getting rid of one of Embiid/Simmons or both. The 76ers became the b 1

Who was the person who used to draw the epic playoff matchup pictures of the team mascots facing off 3:59 pm Sun Aug 29 EDTDeleted

It a guys girlfriend 1

The Raptors in the first 20 years of their franchise only won one playoff series The last 5 years theyve won 9 9:25 pm Sun Aug 29 EDTDeleted

Masai Ujiri is to thank for this. 1

A little clarification please10:16 pm Sun Aug 29 EDTDeleted

Seeds are locked in 1/8 vs. 4/5 always 2/3 vs. 6/7 always 1

INDIANA PACERS HAVE BEEN ELIMINATED FROM 2020 NBA CHAMPIONSHIP CONTENTION9:07 pm Mon Aug 30 EDTDeleted

[Look at the worst](https://i.redd.it/yvp54vx9zmi51.jpg) [timeline](https://i.redd.it/a556u6xes9i51.jpg). Now exhale, [you live in the best timeline.](https://heatnation.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/tyler-herro-jimmy-butler-and-bam-adebayo_163mge90nd3 1

Murray finishes with 50 5 6 and Mitchell finishes with 44 6 5 in another outstanding matchup11:12 pm Sun Sep 5 EDTDeleted

and yet its one of the most-under-the-radar series despite the ridiculous stuff happening. If Luka/Kawhi were doing these numbers this post would already have 20 golds and 3 platinums. 179

Who in Miami Heat can lockdown Giannis like Kawhi Leonard did in ECF 2019 6:03 pm Mon Sep 6 EDTDeleted

Exactly, its all about building a wall as a team. 6

What a absolute joke the last 2 calls of this Heat Vs Bucks game are9:35 pm Wed Sep 8 EDTDeleted

They cancel each other out lol 27

The end of the Heat Bucks is a result of years of flopping9:52 pm Wed Sep 8 EDTDeleted

Word. Refs were just trigger happy all night. Lots of fouls on jump shooters didnt help. 8

Who honestly believes Giannis deserves MVP over LeBron 10:05 pm Wed Sep 8 EDTDeleted

Giannis deserves it cuz its a reg season award But its undeniably gonna look awful if theyre down 1-3 or something and he wins it, like Dirks MVP 7

Replace giannis with healthy KD how much different would the series be right now against Miami 12:19 am Thu Sep 9 EDTDeleted

Yea KD torched us - Heat defense zeroed in on Harden 1

Do you think the long amount of time the last few minutes in an NBA game takes kills the hype or builds the anticipation 12:14 am Thu Sep 9 EDTDeleted

Anticipation is the greatest form of pleasure some would argue 8

Is Giannis the worst MVP of all time 1:54 pm Thu Sep 9 EDTDeleted

In embarrassing fashion too - Dirk shot 38% and got out-scored by Josh Howard. Imagine Middleton being far more efficient and scoring more than Giannis. 1

Would you swap your own teams 2 best players in exchange for Siakam FVV 4:23 pm Thu Sep 9 EDTDeleted

Heat fan: Hell no. I think each of Butler/Bam are superior to their counterparts. Hell, I think Dragic is better than FVV. -1

Would you swap your own teams 2 best players in exchange for Siakam FVV 4:23 pm Thu Sep 9 EDTDeleted

Theres a lot of other posts I could do to make that point. It just feels like everybody thinks Toronto is finished vs Boston and its mostly cuz no one thinks highly of Siakam/FVV. 2

Giannis is the problem not the Bucks supporting cast7:39 pm Fri Sep 10 EDTDeleted

Brook Lopez is making Heat fans lose their minds 8

Is Giannis hurt 8:50 pm Fri Sep 10 EDTDeleted

He is now But excuses are still excuses 2

If were talking Giannis minutes how come Jimmy Butler hasnt played more than 36 min and averages 34 5 mpg in the playoffs 9:39 pm Fri Sep 10 EDTDeleted

Cuz were winning and 7-0 lmao Trust me if we were down 1-2 Butler would be on that old Thib timeline 2

No team has comeback from a 0-3 series deficit in the NBA Playoffs 3 teams have pushed a series to 7 games - 1951 New York Knicks NBA Finals vs Royals 1994 Denver Nuggets 2nd Round vs Jazz 2003 Portland Trail Blazers 1st Round vs Mavericks 10:06 pm Fri Sep 10 EDTDeleted

That 1994 Nuggets team was wild. It was the FIRST #8 seed to upset a #1 seed, and then they nearly pulled off that extra unprecedented feat. 1

Whos the next superstar that people are going to turn on 10:07 pm Fri Sep 10 EDTDeleted

Ill do you one better "The Mavs screwed up investing in Kp with a max deal when hes always hurt, he has no help." 4

Is Lebron really in contention for best player in the NBA 11:44 pm Fri Sep 10 EDTDeleted

Guys Lakers in 6 - LeBron often loses Game #1 2nd Round remember the Chicago serieses -1

What does it mean for Brons legacy if he loses to the Rockets 11:48 pm Fri Sep 10 EDTDeleted

[r/NBA is too predictable](https://np.reddit.com/r/nba/comments/imuc8h/post_game_thread_the_houston_rockets_defeat_the/g42vozd/?context=3) -1

The NBA should allow fights like hockey5:58 pm Tue Sep 14 EDTDeleted

John Scott is literally 68" and one of the most well known goons in hockey since thats all he does also its cuz the NBA is black 1

THE MILWAUKEE BUCKS HAVE BEEN ELIMINATED FROM 2020 CHAMPIONSHIP CONTENTION9:23 pm Tue Sep 14 EDTDeleted

Oh my god Dion Waiters Revenge Tour 2

Its kinda weird to see people dunking on the Clippers as if theyve been eliminated1:41 am Mon Sep 20 EDTDeleted

Brother, Ive seen 20+ Game 7s since Ive started using reddit. Only 1 has left me legitimately shocked me and had me saying "holy fucking shit theyre actually gonna win" * 2016 Finals: Cavs complete 3-1 comeback vs Warriors The Nuggets winning this seri -1

Do people honestly believe the league rigs games for more money 5:02 pm Tue Sep 21 EDTDeleted

Most fans are morons and whenever things dont break right, its because "they" the NBA, is against them. 99% of the time its wrong - except when the NBA 100000% rigged D-Rose to the Bulls over the Heat. 5

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat defeat the Boston Celtics in overtime score to take a 1-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference Finals 9:27 pm Tue Sep 21 EDTDeleted

Jimmy Butler is a **superstar** in every sense of the word. Hope yall learned that today. 2

Goran Dragic in Game 1 vs Boston 29 points 11 19 3 6 from 3 4 4 from FT 7 rebounds 4 assists 1 block and 1 turnover9:33 pm Tue Sep 21 EDTDeleted

He wont get the shine of Jimmy who hit the clutchest shots at the end of regular season or OT - or Bams respect for blocking Tatum at the rim, but our 3 biggest stars showed up tonight in every sense. 1

Tatum was excellent the final 20 seconds yet the 3 plays he was involved in cost the Celtics the game9:37 pm Tue Sep 21 EDTDeleted

Sometimes you boom, sometimes you get Bammed 4

Is Harrell just the new Kenneth Faried 11:15 pm Tue Sep 21 EDTDeleted

Kenneth Faried beasted for the US in international play tho lol 12

Clippers worst series choke in playoff history 11:31 pm Tue Sep 21 EDTDeleted

Still belongs to 3-1 Warriors They actually had won a title(aka had earned arrogance) + 73-9 regular season 1

Clippers mods have made their sub private11:31 pm Tue Sep 21 EDTDeleted

I dont blame them lmao 3

What does Kawhi have to do to be a top 10 player next year 11:47 pm Tue Sep 21 EDTDeleted

Hope he can imitate Jimmy Butlers leadership 1

Serious Is Lebron Underrated now1:29 am Wed Sep 22 EDTDeleted

He scored 9 points in 3 Finals games lmao (yes, its obvious he wasnt the player then he is now) 5

Kawhi isnt as good as Steph or LeBron and this series is proof1:34 am Wed Sep 22 EDTDeleted

Wild opinion: People are over-rating Steph/KD now as individual stars LeBron is the only dude whos legit always a Finals ticket. After that its a little gap, then KD, Steph, Kawhi, Giannis, Harden, etc.. 1

Kawhi isnt as good as Steph or LeBron and this series is proof1:34 am Wed Sep 22 EDTDeleted

People always do this lol He got hurt. Legitimately. How about the 8 straight years before that(inb4 HE WAS IN THE EAST!!! when he just beat two West teams in 5 games, well see how he does vs Denver) 2

Kawhi isnt as good as Steph or LeBron and this series is proof1:34 am Wed Sep 22 EDTDeleted

> Stop acting like LeBron is a guaranteed finals appearance He literally has been for 8(potentially 9 depending WCF) of the last 10 years lmaooooo 1

TBT to when Dwyane Wade said The Clippers are who we thought they were after blowing the Warriors out in October of last year just 3 games after the Mavs blew them out1:45 am Wed Sep 22 EDTDeleted

The bizarre angle on this D-Wade hate thread when analysts like Zach Lowe also had Clips by a landslide is interesting 2

Kawhi is still better than James Harden2:38 am Wed Sep 22 EDTDeleted

Doesnt really matter... Kawhi has more playoff success than Harden has by far. -1

Would the league not be insanely more entertaining if 10 teams were removed 9:02 pm Thu Sep 23 EDTDeleted

If only we had done this the last 6 years when the Lakers sucked 4

The Heat are now 10-1 in the 2020 playoffs9:39 pm Thu Sep 23 EDTDeleted

Better start weve had to the playoffs than any Big 3 Heat year - thats NUTS 1

The Miami Heat are officially 10-1 in these playoffs 9:40 pm Thu Sep 23 EDTDeleted

10-1 to start is a better start than we had in any of the Big 3 Heat years which is nuts. 8

Would anyone be that surprised at this point if the Heat go on to sweep the Celtics 9:42 pm Thu Sep 23 EDTDeleted

Celtics have been up by 14+ in both games and each game ended close. Game #3 will decide if this ends quickly or if theyll OG us. 2

If the finals is Lakers vs Heat does Dion Waiters get a ring no matter who wins 10:00 pm Thu Sep 23 EDTDeleted

Stop it /u/DionWaiteress 1

The Heat and Nuggets getting so far in the playoffs is proof that the Bubble has a major impact on results9:46 pm Thu Sep 23 EDTDeleted

We whooped up on the Bucks in the regular season too - we beat them without Butler lol 10

Who are guys in NBA history like Kawhi that just hooped so you couldn t laugh at him for losing 12:05 am Fri Sep 24 EDTDeleted

Tim Duncan LITERALLY missed a bunny in Game #7 of the 2013 NBA Finals to tie the game vs Shane Battier 26

My friend from New Jersey is 25 years old and says that he became a Heat fan 15 years ago He is obsessed with Lebron though and said he will root for Lakers to win finals no matter what Is this soft 12:18 am Sat Sep 25 EDTDeleted

Hes not a Heat fan then lmao 2

Why aren t 2015 and 2016 brought up when discussing Kawhi s playoff resume 3:24 pm Sat Sep 25 EDTDeleted

If you wanna get extra nit-picky, Kawhi was one of 2 players (along with Manu) that split their FTs and went 1/2 from the line at the end of Game #6 2013 NBA Finals. Most superstars thatd be a stain on their resumé and get brought up super frequently. Is 1

Lakers are fucked either way in game 41:09 am Wed Sep 29 EDTDeleted

If momentum was real, why did the Lakers not seal the deal after coming all the way back from a 20+ point deficit in a few minutes? Was all the momentum not on their side? 2

Lakers are fucked either way in game 41:09 am Wed Sep 29 EDTDeleted

If momentum is as powerful as people believe it to be, I imagine the excitement of coming back in such a short frame of time wouldnt have been offset by something as little as "they were tired", given the fact LeBron "only" played 37 minutes, he played 36 0

For those of you who started watching basketball before social media what was the discourse like during the season playoffs 1:47 am Wed Sep 29 EDTDeleted

Not like this. The bizarre obsession of waiting for a superstar to have a bad game just so you can be the first to post he only scored 2 points in the 4th quarter tonight is most definitely a modern phenomena. If /r/nba existed in 1997 thered be posts abo 6

Have you ever seen an NBA game where late game fouling worked 11:57 pm Wed Sep 29 EDTDeleted

Kawhi and Manu splitting their FTs What a time 1

Assuming the Heat wins the series and reaches the Finals where would you rank this Jimmy Butler carry job compared to other carry jobs 11:33 pm Wed Sep 29 EDTDeleted

This would be the most well-rounded NBA Finals candidate since the 2014 Spurs and 2004 Pistons. We truly are a well oiled machine who needs everybody to contribute. 37

Its pretty crazy to think that the Lakers were supposed to have Demarcus Cousins this year 1:12 pm Thu Sep 30 EDTDeleted

> Cousins was originally signed to be that guy, and if not for an ACL tear we could be watching one of the most dominant teams ever. Boogie didnt even "dominate" with GSW 3

Have the stars today become less flashy than the stars of the 2000s 9:33 pm Fri Oct 1 EDTDeleted

Comments like these make me feel like nobody watched back then. We always glorify the old eras to be way better than they were. 13

With Miami going to the Finals let s revisit the thread of r nba reacting to Butler choosing Miami over Philly10:22 pm Sun Oct 3 EDTDeleted

Inject this into my veins Someone also should go look back at the Winslow/JJ/Waiters for Iggy/Crowder trade and see the reactions. 41

Taking out the year when Lebron is in Miami Lebron has never face Miami Heat in all of his playoff run in the ECF 11:22 pm Sun Oct 3 EDTDeleted

Nah not true Heat could have played them in the ECF during the Wade/Shaq runs. Bron lost to Detroit. Could have played them again late 2000s but D-Wades 2nd best player was Jermaine ONeal. Then in 15/16 we pushed to Toronto to 7 but with no Bosh/Whites 2

Kemba Walker has been eliminated by the Miami Heat every time hes made the playoffs 11:29 pm Sun Oct 3 EDTDeleted

Cant wait for the 2022 rematch where he loses in 5 games against us 27

Boston has now lost 3 of the last 4 ECFs2:04 am Mon Oct 4 EDTDeleted

I remember the emphasis being the last two teams that led 2-0 in the ECF had lost, whoops. 0

Can we agree that this season doesn t count1:33 pm Mon Oct 4 EDTDeleted

Celtics fans wanna count rings from 70 years ago when there were 4 teams in the league(I know there were 8) 0

Hey u FlyingMocko Im pulling receipts9:03 pm Mon Oct 4 EDTDeleted

Lakers fans..... 6

19-20 Lakers vs 17-18 Warriors11:00 pm Fri Oct 8 EDTDeleted

Warriors by 30 in 4 1

Last season the Lakers missed the playoffs and many people started calling LeBron washed One year later he has a great chance to win another NBA title and FMVP 11:57 pm Fri Oct 8 EDTDeleted

Thanks Magic 1

Why are people putting this butler performance against players that did it on the road with crazy fans yelling at them And depth perception11:01 pm Sun Oct 10 EDTDeleted

This would have been a home game for the Heat. 16

Tyler Herro is 4 points to be all time playoffs rookie11:28 pm Sun Oct 10 EDTDeleted

He was 3/15 shooting at one point tonight - hit all 3 of his final shots to close out the game tho 13

Prediction Lebron James will score 50 points tonight4:01 pm Tue Oct 12 EDTDeleted

Only to be out-scored by Jimmy who gets 60 4

Ratings are down this season to all time lows It s a compilation of things happening from Covid19 Morey China fiasco overlapping with NFL Political reasons and other issues as well The Lakers and LeBron are supposed to be the MAIN draw Has that ch6:20 pm Wed Oct 13 EDTDeleted

Did people in the mid-2000s care that Finals ratings had dropped to a quarter of what they were during MJs runs or did they just yanno, watch basketball 1

Is Butler really not a top 5 player 10:14 pm Fri Oct 15 EDTDeleted

He... he... literally got a 40-point triple double in Game 3 without his 2nd and 3rd best players 1

Is Butler really not a top 5 player 10:14 pm Fri Oct 15 EDTDeleted

I think hes Top 10, I was objecting to "this game especially is an anomaly" 1

Lebron shot 6 9 from 3 This is tied for the second most made threes in a playoff game in his career 12:01 am Sat Oct 16 EDTDeleted

I swore watching the game it felt like he was 10/10 from 3 - every time we almost pulled away he hit one 12

Is the East-West disparity that big 12:22 am Sat Oct 16 EDTDeleted

I believe the Heat and Bucks would beat every team in the West outside of the Lakers. How bout that 0

AD could potentially be Suspended for Game 6 if NBA deems the Crowder play a Flagrant 2 would be able to play if it s a Flagrant 1 2:59 pm Sat Oct 16 EDTDeleted

Theyre not suspending AD even if he were to stab Jae with a knife lmao 59

Skip Bayless on Twitter This was LeBrons easiest path to a ring 10:32 pm Sun Oct 17 EDTDeleted

Mans cited Danuel House as a difference maker lmao 23

Aside from the 2016 Finals what was the most impressive playoff series from a championship team since the 2014 Finals 12:35 am Mon Oct 18 EDTDeleted

Warriors beating the Rockets 27 straight missed 3s Game 6 Klay 2

The Celtics made the ECF without Hayward and their two best players are wings Why are they getting clowned for letting Hayward walk 2:59 pm Sat Nov 27 EDTDeleted

They just lost an asset for nothing. Thats it. They cant spend the 34M on anyone else either. 120

is it possible LaMelo will be out of the league in 2 years Or will his big name keep him there 2:25 pm Thu Dec 30 EDTDeleted

Think about all the awful NBA players that stuck around even as 14th men in the NBA (TJ Leaf is going on his 4th year) 1

What team are Lebron fans going to support when he retires 3:00 pm Thu Jan 14 EDTDeleted

1000000%. LeBron fans will transition likely to rooting for Bronny if he makes the NBA while simultaneously tearing down whatever new exciting young player is taking the league by storm. 12

What are some possible trade destinations for Jimmy Butler 10:41 pm Wed Feb 3 EDTDeleted

lmao this revenge for the Beal post, I appreciate it 4

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 9-14 defeat the New York Knicks 11-14 109-103 on Super Bowl Sunday3:25 pm Sun Feb 7 EDTDeleted

Lowkey phenomenal game. Back-and-forth till the very end, huge conversion from Jimmy to Kelly(after he was killing us for a huge part of the game) for the and-1 and then great D followed by the Herro dagger. 14

How come reffing has been complained a lot more than umpires in the MLB 6:09 pm Sun Feb 14 EDTDeleted

It genuinely IS complained about as much. Every sport thinks THEIR sport has the worst refs/umpires. Literally go look at hockey reacting to either game 3 or 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals, 80% of all the top upvoted comments in the PGT were solely talking a 2

What are your final eastern conference standing predictions 1:18 am Tue Feb 23 EDTDeleted

Only to follow it up with Heat v. 76ers/Celtics? Wooooo buddy thatd be spicy. 1

Can we finally admit that Philly is better than the Celtics now 3:07 pm Thu Feb 25 EDTDeleted

This sub is hilarious. Boston could easily rebound just as quickly as the 76ers did after getting humiliated in the playoffs. 16

Can we finally admit that Philly is better than the Celtics now 3:07 pm Thu Feb 25 EDTDeleted

and in our 17/18 1st Round series we led through the 1st half vs yall in *all* 5 of those games. It wasnt close last year. Yall made some nice offseason moves and appear to be on the up and up. The least shocking thing ever would be for Boston to make so 1

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 16-17 defeat the Utah Jazz 26-7 121 - 11610:26 pm Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

Games not over 1

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 16-17 defeat the Utah Jazz 26-7 124-116 in a thriller10:30 pm Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

**WE JUST BEAT THE BEST TEAM IN THE NBA IN ELITE FORM** HOLY SHIT is Dragic vital to this team. Doesnt matter that hes 34 - hes by far single-handedly the most important replacement that the FO is gonna have to fill in with this core of Bam/Jimmy/Herro f 143

Dear Adam Silver How to Fix the NBA11:08 pm Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

> Teams are scoring 120+ regularly now, and thats bullshit. Strange take. Teams taking a lot of 3s can be aesthetically unpleasing. But the literal scoring itself bothers you? 3

Dear Adam Silver How to Fix the NBA11:08 pm Fri Feb 26 EDTDeleted

I think the 3-pt line being moved back is 1000% plausible. Players are just getting that much more skilled it makes sense to make the basket worth a whole extra point be more difficult. They were willing to move it in the past. At the very least, make it 2

The New York Knicks are the fourth seed in the East with a record of 18-1710:23 pm Sun Feb 28 EDTDeleted

> LOLKNICKS HUH lol, Knicks fans are feeling hella pent up, get it off your chest bro 3

Post Game Thread The Miami Heat 17-17 defeat the Atlanta Hawks 14-20 109-9910:25 pm Sun Feb 28 EDTDeleted

Well that was a satisfying way to essentially say "aight fuck off Atlanta" way to win the game. Climbed back into the game to tie it 95-95 on the back of Trae Young free throws for about 3 straight minutes only to get KOd on a **10-0 run** to close-out th 11

NBA s statement on Leonard is hollow12:50 pm Thu Mar 11 EDTDeleted

> That is why a guy like Muhammad Ali is a legend. Dont look up what Ali did during those trips for veterans when the US was bombing the shit outta people. (and its not an indictment against Ali - but people who present him this way dont know his hist 2

The MVP is clearly a 3 team race now Lebron Jokic and Harden11:07 pm Fri Mar 12 EDTDeleted

If he misses 3-4 weeks hes done. Cant have a MVP win with less than 50 games played in a 72-game season. 4

Would the Raptors accept Dragic Olynk Iggy and a 1st for Lowry 4:24 pm Tue Mar 23 EDTDeleted

Best I can do is Precious+Kelly+2 2nds 1

Every Nemanja in the NBA got traded today1:14 pm Thu Mar 25 EDTDeleted

I liked this joke OP 23

Do yall think Lebrons good enough to be inducted in the Hall of Fame 8:31 pm Sat Apr 24 EDTDeleted

A better question: What awful crime would Bron have to commit to NOT make the HOF? A possible murder scandal but he *isnt* indicted? Would he have to be convicted? 2

Do yall think Lebrons good enough to be inducted in the Hall of Fame 8:31 pm Sat Apr 24 EDTDeleted

Honestly very happy bro ty for asking 1

The Phoenix Suns are going to end the season on a 5 game losing streak6:30 pm Sun May 2 EDTDeleted

Fun Fact: Being desperate doesnt automatically mean youll get results. Citation: My dating life 10

Jimmy Butler in his post game interview said Bam locker up KAT but KAT had 27 Points on 8 16 FG while shooting 9 11 FT s along with 6 Rebounds amp 4 Assists 10:43 pm Fri May 7 EDTDeleted

"Why is teammate supporting teammate as opposed to old teammate he clearly didnt care much for?" 0

If Rudy Gobert wins FMVP against the Nets where does he rank all time among centers 1:24 pm Sat May 8 EDTDeleted

If Tyler Herro scores 40PPG vs the Nets in the ECF, does he become a Top 5 white NBA player of All-Time? 10

Top teams Steph Curry could go to if he wants another championship11:36 pm Fri May 21 EDTDeleted

Phoenix? 3

Juan Toscano-Anderson put up 4 pts 7 rbs and 4 ast while shooting 1 5 in 32 minutes tonight Did he go into tonight overconfident after shushing the Lakers crowd in his first play-in loss 12:10 am Sat May 22 EDTDeleted

Lakers fans and being weirdos when players do literally anything against their team >>>> 32

Should the Heat trade Bam to clear cap space 9:44 pm Mon May 24 EDTDeleted

We can also pick-up Winslow to replace Iggy/Ariza from the Grizzlies, he doesnt play for them but hes a really nice defender 1

Last year in the playoffs did it ever feel like Lebron went 100 9:50 pm Mon May 24 EDTDeleted

Game #5 Finals Bron is 100000% Bron going for the kill-shot 10

Jimmy Butler in the 1st Half 16 Points on 6 12 FG 2 3 3PT and 0 Turnovers Rest of the Team 20 Points on 8 33 FG 2 13 3PT and 6 Turnovers8:47 pm Thu May 27 EDTDeleted

Hes doing his best - but the team has 0 spacing, Bam is shrinking, we havent hit our open shots, and we cant rebound. 3

Jimmy Butler in the 1st Half 16 Points on 6 12 FG 2 3 3PT and 0 Turnovers Rest of the Team 20 Points on 8 33 FG 2 13 3PT and 6 Turnovers8:47 pm Thu May 27 EDTDeleted

Dont really think this is accurate. He had a bad game vs the Bucks - and hes having a bad series, aside from that he was pretty good the whole season, even great at points - with the frustration being he wasnt aggressive / shooting enough. Thats a pretty 1

Jimmy Butler in the 1st Half 16 Points on 6 12 FG 2 3 3PT and 0 Turnovers Rest of the Team 20 Points on 8 33 FG 2 13 3PT and 6 Turnovers8:47 pm Thu May 27 EDTDeleted

I mean, thats kinda over-looking the small detail that EVERYBODY on the Heat was out while Jimmy was out. So was Dragic. We were playing the likes of Gabe Vincent and Max Strus gigantic minutes. Its harsh to just fault Bam, as I dont think Simmons would h 1

Heat since Lebron left3:55 pm Sat May 29 EDTDeleted

Cavs fans would sell their soul for that after Bron left 3

The Miami Heat become the first team since the 79-80 Washington Bullets to lose in the Finals then get swept in the first round of the following year s playoffs3:55 pm Sat May 29 EDTDeleted

Incorrect. 2012 Mavericks got swept after winning the title 0

How many finals teams have lost in the first round the next year 3:58 pm Sat May 29 EDTDeleted

lmao I remember the quiet "Luol Deng" by our stadium announcer since he KILLED us that series 3

I hope Portland won t fuck up Lillard s career like GS is doing with Curry1:08 am Wed Jun 2 EDTDeleted

> Golden State is currently fucking up Curry’s last few elite years. lmao they only gave up the most stacked team in nba history for the previous 3 gtfoh There are consequences to winning at an elite level. Usually its a depletion of assets in an e 31

Who are some NBA players that think their better than what they re actually are 8:34 pm Wed Jun 2 EDTDeleted

You dont make it to the highest levels of an incredibly competitive field without having supreme confidence in yourself. 3

This years final will be the first since 2010 to feature no LeBron or Stephen Curry1:27 am Fri Jun 4 EDTDeleted

This years winner is either gonna be the Nets or someone totally different Prolly the Nets but still 2

LeCommunist PROVES he only knows how to win in the bubble2:04 am Fri Jun 4 EDTDeleted

How you not gonna include 08 or 09 or 10? Fake LeBron hater 4

Reminder that no casual fans will watch the west playoffs this year if the clippers lose tomorrow2:02 am Fri Jun 4 EDTDeleted

oh no not the casual fans!!! bruh are u a cyborg 38

Reminder that no casual fans will watch the west playoffs this year if the clippers lose tomorrow2:02 am Fri Jun 4 EDTDeleted

bruh who cares how much money the tv contracts are lmaooo how does that affect me i repeat are u a cyborg 6

For the first time in NBA history the home team has lost the first six games of a playoff series11:42 pm Fri Jun 4 EDTDeleted

2019 World Series in this mf 13

If the Mavericks lose this series its literally only because of Lukas free throw shooting 4:17 pm Sun Jun 6 EDTDeleted

Id prolly blame Porzingis but thats just me 4

What team is going to move a major asset for a max contract player who struggles to score 10 points in playoff games 10:40 pm Wed Jun 16 EDTDeleted

Thats actually not bad. On Boston - Simmons wouldnt be asked to score at all with Tatum/Jaylen taking over. Hed be like a giga-Marcus Smart minus the heat-check 3s. 17

With the Clippers Advancing to their First Conference Finals that leaves Charlotte Hornets and New Orleans Pelicans as the Only Teams that Have Yet to Reach a Conference Finals12:47 am Sat Jun 19 EDTDeleted

Just one more kick in the testicles to Pelicans fans hell of a week theyve had 11

Post Game Thread The Milwaukee Bucks 4-3 defeat the Brooklyn Nets 3-4 113-111 OT behind 40 PTS 13 REB 5 AST from Giannis Antetokounmpo and advance to the Eastern Conference Finals 11:26 pm Sat Jun 19 EDTDeleted

KD gained more respect with this series than his 2 rings with the Warriors I dont care that he lost tonight. Good lord what a performance. Happy Milwaukee won because the playoffs next year are gonna be a cake-walk for Brooklyn if they have everybody hea 327

Ben Simmons is more like Draymond then a Superstar 10:49 pm Sun Jun 20 EDTDeleted

Draymond went off in Game 7 of the 2016 Finals, out-scored Bron/Steph/Klay/Kyrie He sacrificed his 3pt shot forever for that night 7

Ben Simmons Tingus Pingus or Rudy Gobert - which contract would you rather have going forward 10:59 pm Sun Jun 20 EDTDeleted

Yea forreal but Gobert on a team with some nice wing defenders and all of a sudden people will love him again. 5

When Lillard retires the NBA should honor him by renaming overtime to Dame Time 2:15 pm Wed Jul 7 EDTDeleted

lmao 8

Should the Bucks go after Schroeder 12:45 pm Fri Jul 9 EDTDeleted

Why do you believe Dennis can provide the Bucks what theyre lacking if he could not provide it for the Lakers? 7

How did Kenneth Faried go from a great role player on Denver to out of the NBA before 30 11:09 pm Mon Jul 19 EDTDeleted

https://old.reddit.com/r/nba/comments/jwmh6t/what_happened_to_kenneth_faried/ https://www.reddit.com/r/nba/comments/ias3gl/what_happened_to_kenneth_faried/ https://www.reddit.com/r/nba/comments/ivpena/what_happened_to_kenneth_faried/ https://www.reddit 29

Why does r nba have the stupidest takes of any sports subreddit 1:17 pm Tue Jul 20 EDTDeleted

r/NBA: 4 million followers r/NFL: 2.1 million followers r/baseball: 1.6 million followers r/hockey: 1.3 million followers More people = more stupidity 7

What does Giannis have to do to surpass KD all time 11:55 pm Tue Jul 20 EDTDeleted

I love r/nba hot takes lmaoooo 5

The suns would have won Add one former suns player to roster to change their fate1:05 am Wed Jul 21 EDTDeleted

> Give me Kevin Durant on the suns and also maybe Steve Nash and things would be different. Maybe next year. Enjoy it now gianis… give me prime michael jordan and hakeem on the heat and we dust the bucks in 4, maybe next year 10

I simmed the rest of LeBrons career on Basketball GM would he be your GOAT 12:16 am Tue Jul 27 EDTDeleted

Id say for about 40% of the NBA fandom, yes. 1