CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Lance Stephenson could be the missing piece to the championship puzzle Michael Jordan is trying to build in Charlotte. At least the Hornets owner believes Stephenson gives his team a fighting chance.
Lance Stephenson, the player who famously blew in Lebron’s ear during the 2014 NBA PLayoffs, has accepted a 3-year 27 million contract to play for the Charlotte Hornets. Lance Stephenson turned down a 5-year 44 million contract from the Pacers to come play for the Hornets but will it be worth it? Stephenson has stellar performances on the court but has a nasty attitude to go with it. Will Stephenson be the dominant figure that he was or will he bust?
On this week’s episode of QCB Unleashed, Q talks about how the Indiana Pacers’ Lance Stephenson blows sweet nothings into LeBron James’ ear during the NBA Playoffs.
MIAMI (AP) — Miami has caught Indiana in the race for the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. That might be a problem.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Al Jefferson had a pretty good inkling it was Charlotte’s night when he banked in a 31-footer from well beyond the top of the key to beat the shot clock midway through the fourth quarter.
Former professional basketball player Kenny Williams has been sentenced to nine months in prison and ordered to pay more than $660,000 in restitution for failing to pay child support.
The Indiana Pacers pushed the Miami Heat to the brink only to come up short in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals. But their play made a major announcement to the country and the NBA that the Pacers are here to stay.
It’s onto the NBA Finals for the Heat after they put away the Indiana Pacers, who saw their hopes of a storybook upset simply fall apart in a hurry.
Game 7. Eastern Conference Finals. The last time the Miami Heat were in this situation, they were coming off a convincing Game 6 win in 2012 and blew out the Boston Celtics 101-88. What a difference a year makes.
LeBron James scored 30 points, Udonis Haslem made his last eight shots on the way to a 16-point night, and the Miami Heat used a dominant third quarter to turn things around and beat the Indiana Pacers 90-79 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals on Thursday.