NBA > Playoffs

Chris Paul to undergo MRI on injured hamstring

7 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Although the Rockets took a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference Finals against the Warriors on Thursday night, the health of Chris Paul is a cause for concern heading into Game 6. Paul suffered an apparent hamstring injury during the final minute of Game 5, and will be re-evaluated after undergoing an MRI on Friday, writes Ramona Shelburne of ESPN.com.A team source tells Shelburne that Paul felt “a twinge” in the hamstring when he landed after shooting a jumper on one of Houston's final possessions, and was still “really sore” after the game. While CP3 didn't speak to reporters during the...
Read more ...

 

Is Chris Paul really going to be 'all right'?

Is Chris Paul really going to be 'all right'?

7 monthes ago   |   By USA Today

The injury gods came up with a cruel one on Thursday night.
Read more ...

 

Curry says Paul doing shimmy on him was 'well deserved'

7 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Stephen Curry got a taste of his own medicine during Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals on Thursday night when Chris Paul shimmied in his face, but the two-time NBA MVP is not offended.Curry has been known to shimmy after hitting big shots, and CP3 mocked him over it after the Rockets point guard hit a big 3-pointer late in the third quarter. When reporters asked Curry for his thoughts on being taunted, he said he had no issue with it. “It was well deserved,” Curry said. “It was a tough shot. If you can shimmy on someone else, you gotta be alright getting shimmied on. So I'll keep...
Read more ...

 

Paul says he will be 'alright' for Game 6 despite hamstring injury

7 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Chris Paul is dealing with yet another hamstring injury, but the Houston Rockets star does not expect it to cost him any time in the Western Conference Finals.Paul left his team's Game 5 win over the Golden State Warriors in the final minute on Thursday after he tweaked his right hamstring. He appeared to injure it on an awkward floater attempt. After the game, the point guard expressed optimism about his availability for Game 6. Paul battled a left hamstring injury during the regular season, and he had a similar ailment during the 2015 playoffs with the Clippers. This is not the first...
Read more ...

 

Chris Paul shimmied on Stephen Curry, and Curry is okay with that

7 monthes ago   |   By ProBasketballTalk

In Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals, Stephen Curry was feeling it and broke out the shimmy after draining a step-back three over James Harden. STEPH. SHIMMY. pic.twitter.com/IzhnmadfK1 - Bleacher Report May 21, 2018 In Game 5 Thursday night, Chris Paul hit a ridiculous three over Curry and returned the shimmy favor.. CP3
Read more ...

 

Chris Paul injury update: Rockets guard 'worried,' Game 6 in question

Chris Paul injury update: Rockets guard 'worried,' Game 6 in question

7 monthes ago   |   By Sporting News

Rockets guard Chris Paul is to be evaluated Friday for the hamstring he injured in Thursday's win, and Game 6 is in question.
Read more ...

 

Rockets' Paul hits shot, mocks Warriors' Curry with shimmy

Rockets' Paul hits shot, mocks Warriors' Curry with shimmy

7 monthes ago   |   By UPI

Chris Paul did his best Steph Curry shimmy dance after hitting a shot in his face during the Houston Rockets' Game 5 win against the Golden State Warriors.
Read more ...

 

Chris Paul: ‘I Will Be Alright'

Chris Paul: ‘I Will Be Alright'

7 monthes ago   |   By SLAMonline

Chris Paul left Houston's 98-94 Game 5 victory Thursday night against the Warriors due to a right hamstring injury.
Chris Paul suffers an injury late in game 5 pic.twitter.com/VLGm7MXklq
- Def Pen Hoops May 25, 2018
Paul's status for Game 6 is up in the air- Eric Gordon would handle point guard duties if CP3 doesn't suit up-but he tried to put on a brave front.
Just saw injured Rockets guard Chris Paul jump into a Maybach outside the Toyota Center and he said: “I will be all right.” I next asked about Game 6, Paul said: “Oh yeah,” before being whisked away.
- Marc J. Spears May 25...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Playoffs      Chris Paul      Stephen Curry      Golden State Warriors      Houston Rockets      NBA      SLAMTV  


Et un record NBA de plus pour les Warriors

Et un record NBA de plus pour les Warriors

Les Golden State Warriors ont inscrit 51 points dans le premier quart temps contre les Denver Nuggets cette nuit. Un record. Read more ...

76ers rout Wolves 149-107 in 1st meeting since Butler trade

76ers rout Wolves 149-107 in 1st meeting since Butler trade

NBA Capsules Read more ...

Warriors blitz Nuggets with NBA record 51-point first quarter

Warriors blitz Nuggets with NBA record 51-point first quarter

Golden State hits 10 three-pointers, four by Stephen Curry, while Kevin Durant racks up 17 points in opening quarter in Denver. Read more ...

La reconstruction des Hawks avance vite et bien

La reconstruction des Hawks avance vite et bien

Bien que douzièmes de la Conférence Est, les Atlanta Hawks semblent promis à un très bel avenir grâce à un projet intéressant et bien défini. Read more ...

Dion Waiters: ‘F**k Patience. I Want to Play'

Dion Waiters: ‘F**k Patience. I Want to Play'

Dion Waiters is fed up with his lack of minutes with the Heat. “F**k patience,” Waiters told reporters following Miami's 124-86 road loss Tuesday night against the Milwaukee... Read more ...

Joel Embiid chambre les Wolves après la victoire

Joel Embiid chambre les Wolves après la victoire

Toujours le premier pour vanner après un match, Joel Embiid a lâché une petite pique sur les Timberwolves après les avoir martyrisés cette nuit. Read more ...

76ers hammer Timberwolves in first matchup since Jimmy Butler trade

76ers hammer Timberwolves in first matchup since Jimmy Butler trade

The Sixers crushed the Timberwolves 149-107 in the first matchup between the teams since Philadelphia acquired Jimmy Butler from them. Read more ...

Dwyane Wade swaps jersey with George Hill continuing his One Last Dance

Dwyane Wade swaps jersey with George Hill continuing his One Last Dance

Dwyane Wade and George Hill take time to swap jerseys in honor of Dwyane Wade's One Last Dance. Read more ...

HIGHLIGHTS: Booker returns but Suns can't keep up with Pacers

HIGHLIGHTS: Booker returns but Suns can't keep up with Pacers

The Indiana Pacers jumped out to an early lead and Devin Booker looked as though he'd missed the previous three game with back spasms, as he was held to just eight points in... Read more ...

Erik Spoelstra describes tonight's loss as “a game that he can't wrap his...

Erik Spoelstra describes tonight's loss as “a game that he can't wrap his mind around”

Miami Heat Coach Erik Spoelstra was stunned by his teams performance in their biggest loss of the season losing 124-86 to the Milwaukee Bucks. Read more ...