Tagged: ‘Russell Westbrook’

Russell Westbrook wins NBA MVP; Rockets, Bucks take 2 awards
June 27th, 2017 at 12:36 AM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK รข?? Russell Westbrook moved past Oscar Robertson and kept right on going to the top of the NBA. Westbrook was voted MVP on Monday night after setting a record with 42 triple-doubles during his historic season. He led the league with 31.6 points and added 10.7 rebounds and 10.4...

NBA Awards: Everything you need to know – Nominees, where to watch
June 26th, 2017 at 4:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** [embedded content] The first-ever NBA Awards will be held 8 p.m. Monday from New York and airing on TNT. Awards presented during the show will include: Most Valuable Player: James Harden (Rockets), Kawhi Leonard (Spurs), Russell Westbrook (Thunder Rookie of the Year: Malcolm Brogdon (Bucks), Joel Embid (76ers), Dario Saric (76ers)...

Baffoe: NBA Playoff Press Conferences Have Become Art
April 24th, 2017 at 12:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Tim Baffoe- (CBS) While I've used this space to assert that sports are political, I get how having that acknowledged can be irksome to people who would prefer a safe space away from their quiet everyday concession to the world's problems. How about a bridging of sports to another...

Chicago Bulls: Cameron Payne’s demotion highlights bad front office moves
March 23rd, 2017 at 7:08 AM
***PHOTO1*** In a season full of them, Cameron Payne's demotion is another example of the Chicago Bulls failed moves. On Monday the Chicago Bulls announced that they demoted Cameron Payne to the NBA Developmental League. Payne struggled since coming to Chicago in a trade deadline transaction. The second-year point guard shot just...

Film Room with the Bulls: Nikola Mirotic could be set for a good late season stretch
February 27th, 2017 at 12:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Nikola Mirotic is a restricted free agent at the end of this season, which means the Bulls can match any offer presented to him. Will they or won't they depends on this final 20+ game stretch of the year, and according to the film, it's been good so far. A debate...