These are the articles the top NBA reporters have been sharing on Twitter the last 12 hours. Enjoy!
August 16 12:57 AM
DeAndre Jordan hopes to leave the Olympics with a gold medal. To folks in Los Angeles, he’s the least-heralded but consistently dependable member of the Clippers’ big three. To Kevin Durant, DeAndre Jordan is one of his best friends in the league.
August 16 12:54 AM
In the men’s basketball quarterfinals at the Rio Games, Team USA will face Argentina — the same nation that eliminated the United States in the semifinals of the 2004 Athens Olympics.
August 15 01:23 PM
With the 2016 Olympics in full swing in Rio, some NBA rookies give the goods on which olympic sport they would participate in.
August 16 05:58 AM
Joining Chris Mannix on the Vertical this week is the great broadcaster, Dan Patrick. Dan talks with Chris and shares many stories of covering NBA Finals and his best story involving an interview with Michael Jordan. It’s all here on The Vertical Podcast with Chris Mannix.
August 15 11:07 PM
The win of Croatia over Lithuania decided not only the final standings in Group B but also three out of four semifinal couples in Rio
August 15 11:16 PM
Croatia got the 90-81 win over Lithuania and finished on top of Group B in the game that decided the quarterfinals of the Rio Olympic basketball tournament
August 15 11:51 PM
August 15 03:41 PM
Uncertainty hovers over Nick Young regarding his future with the Lakers. His personal life also has played out like a soap opera o