1. Rajon Rondo Reportedly Could Be Waived by Bulls; Has Pelicans, Pacers Interest

    The Chicago Bulls appeared to signal a rebuild when they traded Jimmy Butler during Thursday's draft, and they could reportedly waive the 31-year-old Rajon Rondo before the 2017-18 campaign...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 hours ago 10,048 reads 0 comments

  2. Charles Oakley Says Kristaps Porzingis Wrong for Skipping Knicks Exit Meeting

    Charles Oakley has had his differences with New York Knicks owner James Dolan , but the former NBA All-Star is siding with the team in the case of Kristaps Porzingis skipping his end-of-season exit meeting...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 hours ago 5,045 reads 0 comments

  3. Danny Ainge Says Isaiah Thomas' Hip Injury Could Still Require Surgery

    Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge told reporters Friday that while point guard Isaiah Thomas is doing "much better," his hip injury could still require surgery at some point during the offseason...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 hours ago 4,762 reads 0 comments

  4. Jae Crowder 'Likes' Several Negative Fan Comments on Twitter

    Jae Crowder is letting his online haters be his motivators, it seems. The Celtics forward was recently spotted "liking" several negative comments from Celtics fans, particularly ones noting how much they hoped the player got booted from the team...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 8 hours ago 219 reads 0 comments

  5. Chris Paul Re-Elected as President of NBA's Players Association

    Chris Paul was re-elected to a new term as the president of the National Basketball Players Association on Friday, according to The Undefeated's Marc J. Spears ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 hours ago 5,349 reads 0 comments

  6. Former Top Prospect Harry Giles Could Write the Next Great Comeback Story

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Once upon a time, Harry Giles was supposed to be one of the first guys to walk up to the stage, receive a dap from Commissioner Adam Silver and put on the hat of his new NBA home...

    Joon Lee Written by Joon Lee about 8 hours ago 18,097 reads 0 comments

  7. Tom Thibodeau Delivers Pizza to the Timberwolves Sales Team

    After a particularly exciting 2017 NBA draft for the Minnesota Timberwolves and their fans Thursday, head coach Tom Thibodeau figured the team's sales staff deserved a treat...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 9 hours ago 3,883 reads 0 comments

  8. Magic Johnson Says Lakers 'Needed a Leader' After D'Angelo Russell Trade

    Magic Johnson , the Los Angeles Lakers ' president of basketball operations, thanked D'Angelo Russell for his services on Friday and said the team decided to move in a different direction because what the team needed was a "leader...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 hours ago 37,185 reads 0 comments

  9. Chris Paul Reportedly Declining Clippers Contract Option, Will Become Free Agent

    Point guard Chris Paul reportedly told the Los Angeles Clippers he will decline the player option on his contract and become an unrestricted free agent, Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times reported Friday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 hours ago 71,478 reads 0 comments

  10. Magic Johnson Calls Lonzo Ball Face of Lakers, Expects Retired Jersey

    After the Los Angeles Lakers selected Lonzo Ball with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft yesterday, the former UCLA star and team president Magic Johnson wasted no time raising expectations for the franchise...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 hours ago 18,429 reads 0 comments

  11. Blake Griffin Reportedly Opts out of Clippers Contract, Will Enter Free Agency

    Los Angeles Clippers power forward Blake Griffin has reportedly decided to decline the $21.4 million player option in his contract for the 2017-18 NBA season and will now become ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 hours ago 56,883 reads 0 comments

  12. Arron Afflalo Released by Sacramento Kings After 1 Season with Team

    One day after adding four players in the 2017 NBA draft, the Sacramento Kings announced they have released veteran guard Arron Afflalo ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 hours ago 10,735 reads 0 comments

  13. DeAndre Jordan Was 'Never' on Trade Block, According to Clippers Executive

    Los Angeles Clippers executive vice president of basketball operations Lawrence Frank denied Thursday that the team placed center DeAndre Jordan on the trade block. "DeAndre was never, ever dangled out there," Frank said, according to ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 hours ago 1,234 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers Reportedly Offered Teams 1st-Round Pick to Take Timofey Mozgov, Luol Deng

    The Los Angeles Lakers were reportedly desperate to move Timofey Mozgov and Luol Deng . On Friday, Zach Lowe of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 hours ago 45,264 reads 0 comments

  15. Jimmy Butler Doesn't 'Like the Way Some Things Were Handled' by Bulls in Trade

    Jimmy Butler was shipped out of the Windy City Thursday when the Chicago Bulls dealt him to the Minnesota Timberwolves in a draft night blockbuster, and the All-Star swingman said Friday he wasn't necessarily thrilled with the way it happened...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 hours ago 103,145 reads 0 comments

  16. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Suspended 2 Games for March DUI Arrest

    The NBA announced Friday that Detroit Pistons swingman Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has been suspended two games after a March arrest on suspicion of DUI, according to  Sports Illustrated 's Jeremy Woo ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 hours ago 3,416 reads 0 comments

  17. Markelle Fultz Says 76ers Are Playoff Team After Being Picked No. 1 in NBA Draft

    Markelle Fultz hasn't been a member of the Philadelphia 76ers for 24 hours yet, but he's already setting the bar high in advance of his rookie season...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 hours ago 4,106 reads 0 comments

  18. Jimmy Butler Says He Had Nothing to Do with Trainer Blasting Bulls After Trade

    Jimmy Butler 's trainer, Travelle Gaines, made news Thursday when he criticized the Chicago Bulls front office, but the three-time All-Star insisted he wasn't behind it...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 hours ago 23,000 reads 0 comments

  19. Top Undrafted Players from 2017 NBA Draft

    NBA players slip through the draft's cracks every year. Last season, Yogi Ferrell, Ron Baker, David Nwaba, Marshall Plumlee, Wayne Selden Jr. and Fred VanVleet saw NBA minutes after not being picked...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 14 hours ago 117,648 reads 0 comments

  20. Jimmy Butler Posts Farewell to Bulls, Fans After Being Traded to Timberwolves

    One day after the Chicago Bulls announced they had traded Jimmy Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves , the three-time All-Star bid farewell to the city he's called home for the last six years...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 hours ago 96,504 reads 0 comments

  21. 2017 NBA Draft Grades: Complete Results and Scores for Each Team

    It's only fitting the 2017 NBA draft offered a reality in which the Sacramento Kings emerged the biggest winners of all. The ride to the draft itself took more twists and turns than usual, with the No...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 14 hours ago 1,277 reads 0 comments

  22. Bryce Alford to Play for Warriors Summer League Team After Going Undrafted

    Former UCLA standout guard Bryce Alford reached an agreement to play for the reigning champion Golden State Warriors ' summer-league team after not getting picked in the 2017 NBA draft Thursday night...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 15 hours ago 9,645 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Draft 2017: Full Results and Grades for All Prospects Selected

    Each NBA draft has a lasting legacy. For example, 2003 will be remembered for the four future All-NBA Team members (who all may be Hall of Famers someday) picked in the top five selections...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 15 hours ago 6,722 reads 0 comments

  24. No. 1 Pick Markelle Fultz Happy to Go to 76ers Because Philly Has 7 Chick-fil-As

    When eventual No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz found out that the Philadelphia 76ers traded up to the top spot in the 2017 NBA draft, he had one question. "OK, cool...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 hours ago 8,593 reads 0 comments

  25. NBA Twitter Digs Up Old Social Media Posts from Draftees, Many Get Deleted

    Warning: Some posts contain NSFW content. The NBA draft is an annual reminder that nothing ever dies on the internet. Ask Larry Nance Jr ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 hours ago 44,664 reads 0 comments