Articles by Ashish Mathur

Curry wasn’t happy with James’ trash talk in Finals, but admits ‘mutual respect’

During Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals, LeBron James and Stephen Curry started jawing at each other with less than a minute left in overtime after James blocked Curry’s layup attempt, and Curry says he didn’t appreciate James staring him down and talking smack. Curry was joined by Klay Thompson and the two Warriors stars were going back and […]

Ballmer says Clippers won’t tank to get a better draft pick

Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer says the team won’t tank during the 2018-19 season to get a better pick in the 2019 NBA draft. This upcoming season will be the first year since 2011 that the Clippers won’t have Chris Paul, Blake Griffin or DeAndre Jordan on the team. Paul was traded to the Houston Rockets last summer, Griffin was […]

Sexton says ‘nothing’ went through his mind when James left

Cleveland Cavaliers rookie point guard Collin Sexton says “nothing” went through his mind when he found out LeBron James was signing with the Los Angeles Lakers instead of returning to Cleveland. Sexton, who had a strong summer league showing, has implied he’s ready to step up for the Cavs and shock people in 2018-19. “Nothing,” Sexton told […]