Daishen Nix

Daishen Nix

Height/Weight: 6' 4"/226 lbs
Born: Fairbanks, Alaska
Draft: Undrafted
  • North Carolina Daily

    Knicks host lowly Rockets amid pursuit of playoff berth

    In the midst of a three-day break between games that forward RJ Barrett described as "much needed," the New York Knicks turned their focus to a critical stretch run that will include matchups against a pair of opponents bracketing them in the standings. The Knicks are fifth in the Eastern Conference, wedged between the fourth-place Cavaliers and the Heat and Brooklyn Nets, who are tied for sixth.

  • The News-Herald, Willoughby, Ohio

    Cavaliers end playoff drought; fans should thank Koby Altman | Jeff Schudel

    Mar. 27—Koby Altman, take a bow. The Cavaliers officially stepped out of LeBron James' gigantic shadow on March 26 when they hammered the Houston Rockets, 108-91, to clinch a playoff spot for the first time since 2018 when James led them to a fourth straight NBA Finals before leaving Cleveland to sign with the Lakers. Not only that. A quarter century has passed since the last time the Cavs ...

  • The Dream Shake

    Cavaliers Skewer Rockets 108-91

    Fairly soon our attention will turn, fully, neurotically, to the NBA draft lottery (Tuesday, May 16th). It's odd, in a way, as of yesterday's game, about 10% of the NBA season remained. The Cleveland Cavaliers, a top team in what is a reversal of a two decade trend of Western Conference dominance in terms of contending teams, dispatched the Rockets in fairly perfunctory fashion. The Cavs dominated the Rockets early, and when the Rockets tried to come back in the 3rd quarter, and deny the Cavs their rest, clamped them down in the 4th, holding Houston to only 11 points.