1. Zach LaVine, Aaron Gordon Take Their Place in Slam Dunk Contest History Books

    Zach LaVine and Aaron Gordon breathed life into the NBA Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night in Toronto , joining the ranks of some of the competition's best...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 2 hours ago 13,856 reads 54 comments

  2. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2016: Winner, Highlights, Scores and Twitter Reaction

    The Slam Dunk Contest is back, and Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine is a two-time champion after defeating young Orlando Magic star Aaron Gordon in the second round of sudden death to win Saturday in Toronto...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 3 hours ago 50,386 reads 160 comments

  3. Zach LaVine Wins 2016 NBA Slam Dunk Contest: Scores, Highlights and Reaction

    Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Zach LaVine became the fourth player in NBA history to repeat as champion of the Slam Dunk Contest thanks to a staggering display of athleticism ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 hours ago 14,135 reads 102 comments

  4. Aaron Gordon Puts on a Show with Stuff the Magic Dragon in Slam Dunk Contest

    Flight 00 is ready for takeoff. Orlando Magic sophomore power forward Aaron Gordon called on his friend Stuff the Magic Dragon for the NBA Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 hours ago 19,643 reads 66 comments

  5. Zach LaVine Puts on a Perfect Final to Repeat as Champion in Slam Dunk Contest

    Zach LaVine rules the rim. The Minnesota Timberwolves guard brought out all the stops in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night, exciting the Air Canada Centre crowd with the incredible one-handed, behind-the-back jam seen above...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 4 hours ago 41,639 reads 40 comments

  6. NBA 3-Point Contest 2016: Winner, Score Results and Twitter Reaction

    Last year, it was Stephen Curry . This year, Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson upended his fellow Splash Brother and Phoenix Suns rookie Devin Booker to win the 2016 Foot Locker Three-Point Contest on Saturday night...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 4 hours ago 1,689 reads 0 comments

  7. Klay Thompson Wins 2016 NBA 3-Point Contest: Scores, Highlights and Reaction

    A year after Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry captured long-range glory at All-Star Weekend, teammate Klay Thompson took home the 2016 Three-Point Contest crown ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 hours ago 33,470 reads 48 comments

  8. Kevin Hart with a Late Rally to Almost Beat Draymond Green in 3-Point Contest

    So close, Kevin Hart. So close. The comedian faced off with Draymond Green in a special three-point contest Saturday in Toronto , giving the Golden State Warriors star a run for his money...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 hours ago 16,978 reads 28 comments

  9. Karl-Anthony Towns Wins the NBA Skills Challenge, and the Big Men Rejoice

    Karl-Anthony Towns did it for the bigs. The Minnesota Timberwolves rookie center knocked off Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas in the NBA Skills Challenge on Saturday ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 hours ago 4,503 reads 5 comments

  10. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Carmelo Anthony, Kevin Love and Dwight Howard

    The NBA trade deadline is Feb. 18, and with the league descended upon Toronto for the All-Star Game, the rumors of potential deals have swirled even more...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 6 hours ago 3,260 reads 0 comments

  11. Mike Muscala Calls Himself 'Mike Jaws' in NBA Talent Show Rap

    Mike Muscala is killing the rap game...and you can take "killing" however you want. The Atlanta Hawks forward dropped some serious bars as "Mike Jaws" in the NBA talent show ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 7 hours ago 1,997 reads 9 comments

  12. NBA 3-Point Contest, Skills Competition 2016: Live Results from All-Star Weekend

    Karl-Anthony Towns scored a huge upset over Isaiah Thomas in the finals of the Taco Bell Skills Challenge, securing a title for the big men...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 7 hours ago 168,117 reads 539 comments

  13. 2016 Slam Dunk Contest Participants: Format, Odds and Predicted Winner

    The Slam Dunk Contest on All-Star Saturday night is regularly one of the most anticipated events of the All-Star weekend...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 12 hours ago 2,011 reads 0 comments

  14. Carmelo Anthony Comments on Trade Rumors and Future with Knicks

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is getting ready to play in his ninth All-Star Game on Sunday, but he's also shooting down questions about where his playing future lies...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 13 hours ago 3,854 reads 11 comments

  15. NBA All-Star Game 2016: Latest Rosters, TV Schedule and MVP Odds for Sunday

    Kobe Bryant 's farewell tour stops in Toronto this weekend for his final NBA All-Star Game appearance. With the exhibition contest largely serving as a goodbye party for the legendary ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 13 hours ago 4,077 reads 0 comments

  16. LeBron James Comments on Kevin Love Trade Rumors

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love is once again the subject of trade rumors with the NBA 's trade deadline set for Thursday, but LeBron James isn't buying the notion his teammate will be on the move...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 13 hours ago 134,690 reads 291 comments

  17. NBA All-Star Weekend 2016: Updated TV, Live Stream Schedule and Predictions

    NBA All-Star Weekend has grown over the years. Even with the inconsistent appeal of the Slam Dunk Contest, no other professional sports league has a better collection of all-star events...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 16 hours ago 12,166 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2016: Final Score, Highlights and Comments

    The 2016 NBA All-Star Weekend is upon us and the league kicked off its midseason showcase with the Celebrity All-Star Game on Friday night...

    Justin Neuman Written by Justin Neuman about 17 hours ago 3,381 reads 1 comments

  19. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2016: Start Time, TV Info and Live Stream Info

    The Minnesota Timberwolves' Zach LaVine put on one of the more memorable Slam-Dunk Contest performances in recent memory in 2015. He's coming back to defend his title on Saturday in Toronto, and he'll be facing an intriguing field of challengers...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 17 hours ago 8,666 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA All-Star Game 2016: TV Schedule, Odds, Rosters and Predictions

    An entire weekend of festivities will culminate in the 2016 NBA All-Star Game , featuring a wide variety of players who can create a memorable event...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 hours ago 8,270 reads 0 comments

  21. Zach LaVine Named MVP for 2016 USA vs. World Rising Stars Challenge

    After a stellar performance in Team USA's 157-154 win over Team World in the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge, Zach LaVine took home the game's MVP award Friday. The young Minnesota Timberwolves star led all scorers with 30 points...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 day ago 16,979 reads 45 comments

  22. NBA Rising Stars Challenge 2016: Score, MVP, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    On a night filled with dunks, three-pointers and highlight-reel plays, Team USA defeated Team World, 157-154, to take home the 2016 NBA Rising Stars Challenge crown at Air Canada Centre in Toronto...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 63,762 reads 163 comments

  23. Kristaps Porzingis Throws Down a Monster Jam in Rising Stars Challenge

    Kristaps Porzingis put on a show at the NBA Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night. The New York Knicks rookie had many highlights, including this two-handed jam...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 day ago 11,900 reads 3 comments

  24. Win Butler Named MVP for 2016 NBA Celebrity Game: Comments and Reaction

    Arcade Fire lead singer Win Butler was named the MVP of the 2016 Celebrity All-Star Game in Toronto on Friday, as Team Canada won 74-64 over Team America...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 day ago 183,128 reads 177 comments

  25. To Understand the End of Kobe Bryant, You Must Understand Where It Began

    Kobe Bryant was 18 years old when he formally introduced himself as a budding star to a national audience...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 1 day ago 1,376 reads 1 comments