Good morning, AdLand. Here’s what you need to know today: The Brooklyn Nets’ Kevin Garnett stars in a clever new spot for Beats By Dr. Dre, in which he uses the Beats headphones to drown out jeering Knicks fans on the way to a game. In the ad, Garnett is […]
USA Today’s Sam Amick got this videoof Kevin Garnett getting in rookie Mason Plumlee’s face during a timeout of last night’s Nets-Kings game. Garnett is notoriously tough on young players. He once made Glen Big Baby Davis cry during a game. At age 37, he’s still one of the most […]
The Nets may only be the fourth best team in the East.
The radical deal is falling apart.
KG's killer instinct.
"We out here scrappin!"
We’ll never know what Kevin Garnett said to set off Carmelo Anthony, but the media had a field day when Black Sports Online published a rumour that Garnett said Anthony’s wife, Lala, “tasted like Honey Nut Cheerios.”
Carmelo Anthony tried to confront the Boston Celtics team bus in the bowels of Madison Square Garden after the heated Knicks-Celtics game on Monday night.
Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett got into a verbal altercation during last night’s Celtics win over the Knicks. At some point, ‘Melo told Garnett he would see him after the game. And sure enough, he tried to make good on his promise.
[credit provider=”ESPN”] Kevin McHale returned to the bench for the Houston Rockets this week after taking a leave of absence following the death of his 23-year-old-daughter, Sasha. She passed away recently after being hospitalized with a condition related to her battle with Lupus.And following last night’s game, McHale and Kevin […]
[credit provider=”ESPN via @jose3030″ url=”https://twitter.com/jose3030/status/210213755223670784″] Kevin Garnett was only tangentially involved in the fight between Rajon Rondo and Kris Humphries last night.
[credit provider=”ESPN”] Kevin Garnett delivered a hilarious and nonsensical postgame monologue on team chemistry after last night’s win against the Wizards, and he ended up slamming Comcast in the process.KG was trying to explain how team chemistry develops slowly over time, and compared it to how Comcast doesn’t let you […]
[credit provider=”AP”] If you want to know why NBA owners took such a hard-line stance during last year’s NBA lockout, look no further than the number of mediocre players that are among the highest-paid of all time.In all, 16 players have made at least $150 million in their careers. Seven […]
If anybody wasn’t sure how Kevin Garnett felt about Ray Allen leaving the Boston Celtics to play with LeBron James and Co. on the Miami Heat, just check the video below. KG is not a happy camper.
When the Lakers traded for Dwight Howard, some wondered if it was a smart move considering he might only be in Los Angeles for one season. But if the Lakers are going to have Howard for just one season, this might be the one to have as some of Howard’s […]
[credit provider=”ESPN”] Last year’s NBA lockout was supposed to curb the amount of overplayed players in the NBA.But just four days into free agency, NBA teams are doing the same things they’ve always done — throwing bags of money at bench players, offering max contracts to second-rate centres, and ruining […]
[credit provider=”ESPN”] In completely destroying the Boston Celtics Thursday night behind LeBron James‘ all-time great performance, the Miami Heat regained control of the series.Much of the credit for Miami’s Game 6 win is going to LeBron’s complete takeover, as it rightfully should be.
[credit provider=”ESPN via @jose3030″ url=”https://twitter.com/jose3030/status/210213755223670784″] As the old adage goes, practice makes perfect.The Boston Celtics would seem to be adhering to that notion in figuring out how to beat the juggernaut Miami Heat in three straight games to get within one victory of the NBA Finals.
Kevin Garnett has made nearly $300 million during his 17-year career, thanks in large part to being the right player in the right place at the right time.
[credit provider=”AP”] This post originally appeared at Bleacher Report.
The Celtics finally got a quality win last night, beating the Magic 91-83 on national TV.
Kevin Garnett was in quite the giving mood Christmas Day.
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] Remember Kevin Garnett‘s emotion-laced, spittle-filled exclamation, “Anything is Possible!“This apparently didn’t apply to his belief that an NBA team can be assembled on short notice and perform admirably on a basketball court in a lockout-shortened offseason.
[credit provider=”AP”] The “official” NBA offseason is almost upon us.Finally.
[credit provider=”Flickr/Keith Allison” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/keithallison/5389790510/”] It’s November 15. Any other year, this would be the conclusion of the first two weeks of the NBA season.And payday for NBA players.
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] Progress toward ending the NBA lockout stopped the minute Kevin Garnett walked in the negotiating room, an unnamed league official told Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.Wojnarowski says Garnett was “defiant, determined and downright ornery” when he took part in negotiations on Oct. 4.
Arian Foster and Gilbert Arenas made headlines this week as protagonists in separate verbal tug of wars.
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] Over the last few years, Boston’s Kevin Garnett has earned something of a reputation as a bully — an inveterate trash-talker known to cross the line; and a moody, overly-intense dude who, rather than mellowing with age, has done the opposite. But as Paul Flannery points out at […]
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] Want to know why Phil Jackson is one of the greatest coaches ever?Sure, there’s the eleven rings, the ability to mould and motivate superstar minds; and a unique form of leadership that really can make big egos fall away like nothing. (At least for a while.)