Jared Dudley, an elder statesman of the recently-crowned champs, says that the Los Angeles Lakers wanted to face their hometown rivals Clippers in the Western Conference Finals.
During their time as teammates on the Cleveland Cavaliers, Carlos Boozer reveals that a rookie LeBron James once jumped over the 6-foot-3 Milt Palacio for a powerful dunk in practice.
Carlos Boozer, LeBron James’ former teammate with the Cleveland Cavaliers, believes that The King is only second to Michael Jordan when talking about the title of the greatest basketball player ever.
Former Los Angeles Lakers forward Matt Barnes believes that Miami Heat’s Jimmy Butler is the most blue-collar superstar in the NBA.
During his rookie year in the NBA in 2003, Carmelo Anthony reveals that the Denver Nuggets almost signed a 42-year old Dennis Rodman to a contract.
When he was still playing for the Derek Fisher-coached New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony revealed that he would always call Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan to give him advice on how to play the Triangle Offense.
Two-time NBA champ Chris Bosh revealed the secret behind Miami’s famous conditioning test, which every Heat player should pass before entering the team’s offseason training camp.
Erik Spoelstra has always been an underrated coach, but Stan Van Gundy says that the Miami Heat’s stunning upset of the Milwaukee Bucks should change that perception.
Despite not wanting to team up with superstars, Ron Artest says that he had to join Kobe Bryant because the Lakers were the only team that offered him a contract in the summer of 2009.