An NBA preseason match between the Atlanta Hawks and the Orlando Magic will be held at Amway Center this Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.
Hawks Pre-season Performance
The Atlanta Hawks currently has a 2-2 preseason standing. The team has won against the Memphis Grizzlies and Cleveland Cavaliers, while losing to the San Antonio Spurs and the Detroit Pistons. more >>
The Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors will play a preseason game this Saturday night at 10:00 p.m. at the T-Mobile Arena.
Lakers Pre-season Performance
The Los Angeles Lakers are currently 2-3 in their pre-season standing. They won their first game convincingly against the Sacramento Kings with a score of 103-84. This was followed by a loss to the Denver Nuggets in a close match; final score of 97-101. more >>
The following are the latest trade rumors in the NBA.
1. Jahlil Okafor to Boston Celtics
According to University Herald, Jahlil Okafor of the Philadelphia 76ers will be traded to the Boston Celtics. If this trade pushes through, then the Celtics will definitely benefit from having a big man who can provide offense on the inside. more >>
After losing three preseason games in a row, Jeremy Lin got a practical advice from one of his closest family members. The Brooklyn Nets point guard was advised by his grandmother, Lin Chu A Muen, to contribute more points to the team.
The Timely Advice
The relationship between former teammates Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook continues to drift apart. The Oklahoma City Thunder point guard recently gave a sarcastic reply when asked to comment about KD's "selfless" praise for the Golden State Warriors' environment.
The Perceived Veiled Shots at the Thunder
Durant told Anthony Slater of The Mercury News last week that he feels really grateful to play for a team like the Warriors. He said that he is surrounded with a bunch of "selfless" players who enjoy the game of basketball in its purest form. He stressed that the players and the environment of the Warriors made his free agency decision an easy one. more >>
After being hailed as a miracle worker earlier this week for praying for and laying hands on a fan who was having a seizure and passed out, Tim Tebow says he isn't taking credit for performing any miracles, and was just doing what all Christians are called to do: "be there for people."
When reports surfaced about the 29-year-old Scottsdale Scorpions baseball player laying hands on a fan named Brandon, some who witnessed the event called it a "miracle." While Tebow acknowledged that God was perfectly capable of performing a miracle, the Christian athlete insisted that nothing was done with his own strength.
"As far as me and miracles, no. But in the God that we serve, yeah, I do believe in miracles," Tebow told reporters on Wednesday. "I don't know what the situation was, but I know that the God that I get to serve is the God that always performs miracles in people's lives everyday, all the time." more >>