Hornets coach Monty Williams says Eric Gordon’s knee injury is LeBron James’ fault

Last week LeBron James invited everyone to blame their problems on him. So, with the open invitation, that’s exactly what New Orleans Hornets coach Monty Williams did Monday. Continue reading →

Preliminary Team USA Olympic roster leaks

USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo is expected later this month to officially announce the preliminary roster for the team that will compete at the 2012 Olympics in London this summer. But a report by Chris Sheridan details the 19 names that Colangelo has allegedly settled on. Continue reading →

Eric Gordon: The Clippers lied to me

A week-and-a-half into the NBA season and the Chris Paul trade is still generating buzz, this time because of one of the players Paul was traded for. Continue reading →

The Hornets’ new players look pumped to be on the team (Photo)

From left to right, here’s Al-Farouq Aminu, Eric Gordon and perhaps one of the Sons of Anarchy at their introductory press conference Saturday. All three were acquired from the Clippers in the Chris Paul trade, and all three look absolutely thrilled to be playing in New Orleans this season.

Smile for the Christmas card, fellas!

Photo via AP

Watch DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin find out about the Chris Paul trade (Video)

The Clippers had some sort of sham public relations stunt Wednesday, giving fans the chance have an exciting bus ride around town with a few of the players. DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin were among the players involved in the event, and a camera filming the whole thing happened to capture Jordan and Griffin acting like a giddy couple of high school girls gossiping when they found out who will be giving them alley-oops this season. (I guess they forgot that their coach was still Vinny Del Negro and their owner was still Donald Sterling.)

At one point Jordan asks the person he’s talking to on the phone, “Who’d we give up?” Well, DeAndre, maybe you should ask Eric Gordon, who was also there part of the Clippers event. Yep. Awkward, indeed.

[H/T Eye on Basketball]