Derrick Rose Wins 2010-2011 MVP & The Top NBA News

Top Story

Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose has won the 2010-2011 regular season MVP award; Rose has become the youngest player to win the honor.

Rose wins MVP: Dime Magazine

The Latest on the Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers lost Game 1 to the Dallas Mavericks, 96-94. Here is a quarter-by-quarter recap of the game. [LakersNation]

Phil Jackson backs Brian Shaw as the Lakers’ next head coach. [Sporting News]

Phil Jackson has apologized to the Maloof brothers, the owners of the Sacramento Kings. [Sporting News]

Kobe Bryant believes the Dallas Mavericks have the ability to win the series. [ESPN Dallas]

The Latest on the NBA

An MRI revealed a Grade 2 sprain on Derrick Rose’s ankle. [Pro Basketball Talk]

The Miami Heat wants its fans to sing the national anthem in tonight’s Game 2 versus the Boston Celtics. [Slam Magazine]

Denver Nuggets’ Nene will likely opt of his contract and will test the free-agency market. [Pro Basketball Talk]

NBA Playoffs- May 2nd, 2011

Atlanta Hawks-103 Chicago Bulls-95-F (Atlanta leads series 1-0)

Dallas Mavericks-96 Los Angeles Lakers-94-F (Dallas leads series 1-0)

NBA Playoffs- May 3rd, 2011

Boston Celtics at Miami Heat- Game 2- TNT- 7:00 P.M. EST/ 4:00 P.M. PST (Miami leads series 1-0)

Memphis Grizzlies at Oklahoma City Thunder- Game 2- TNT- 9:30 P.M. EST/ 4:00 P.M. PST (Memphis leads series 1-0)

You May Also Like

Magic Johnson Sees NFL In L.A. ‘In The Next Two Years’

[new_royalslider id=”144″] The future is uncertain for the Oakland Raiders with talk…

Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard Impressed With Talent On Lakers Roster, LeBron James’ Historic Night

The Los Angeles Lakers have now won four in a row coming off an impressive win against the Portland Trail Blazers and Damian Lillard on a historic night for…

The NBA’s New Deal: How it Impacts the Lakers

When friends argue, the resolution to the problem is usually swift as…

Lakers News: Larry Nance Jr. Suffers Sprained Wrist, Will Be Re-Evaluated Monday

The Los Angeles Lakers dropped their seventh straight game on Sunday night…