NBA drug tests Lakers center following strong game vs. Pistons

Have yourself a good game, and then get drug tested. Embed from Getty Images At least, that’s what happened to Los Angeles Lakers center JaVale McGee following Sunday night’s victory over the Detroit Pistons at Staples Center. McGee scored nine points with six blocks and three rebounds against the Pistons, including this crazy 3-point shot … Read more

REPORT: Detroit Pistons to meet with veteran FA center on Monday

According to a report from Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports, the Detroit Pistons plan to meet with free agent center JaVale McGee on Monday. Free agent center JaVale McGee plans to meet with the Detroit Pistons on Monday, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. — Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) July 1, 2019 During the 2018-2019 season, McGee … Read more

Sizing up Andre Drummond’s prospects: A history of big men in the NBA dunk contest

“Big men typically don’t fare well in the dunk contest.” A variation of that line has been attached to the hip of virtually every piece on the wire detailing Andre Drummond’s reported decision to participate in the 2016 NBA Slam Dunk Contest. But is it true? Well, that depends. Outside of Larry Nance, a six-foot-ten … Read more