Happy Valentine’s Day, NBA fans!
And do I have a treat for you! No, not the daily links, although they are delicious today! I’m talking about tonight’s Rising Stars Challenge that begins at 9 p.m. tonight. Jared Sullinger and Kelly Olynyk are lucky enough to be playing together on Team Webber, so tune in and see if their chemistry can result in a victory!
Okay – NOW it’s time for the links!
Two games went down last night, and of course, Kevin Durant was spectacular in his final game before the break. Get your scores, recaps, and video highlights here. [NBA.com]
Read your Morning Shootaround! [NBA] It’s all good.
Dropping knowledge – it’s your Daily Dime! [ESPN]
I gave you one set of Power Rankings yesterday; here’s another look at who’s hot, and who most definitely is not. [Bleacher Report]
The NBA All-Star Game isn’t what it used to be, as far as general managers. Here’s a look at what used to go down over the weekend, and how it has changed. [Sports Illustrated]
Here’s a look at ACL injuries and their frequency, which I found interesting due to the fact that Rajon Rondo recently suffered such an injury. [Sporting News]
And your Boston Celtics link of the day focuses on rookie Kelly Olynyk’s progression over the course of the season. [Masslive.com] I like Olynyk and enjoyed reading up on him!
Topics: Boston Celtics