1. D'Angelo Russell Says Magic Johnson's Criticism of Lakers Tenure Is 'Irrelevant'

    Magic Johnson didn't think D'Angelo Russell had what it takes to be a leader, but the newest Brooklyn Nets guard is ready to move past that in his fresh start...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 15 minutes ago 7,884 reads 0 comments

  2. Isaiah Thomas Calls NBA All-Defensive Team Snubs of Celtics Teammates 'A Joke'

    Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas didn't take kindly to his teammates Avery Bradley , Marcus Smart and Jae Crowder being left off the All-NBA Defensive Teams announced Monday, calling the voting "a joke" on Twitter...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 19 minutes ago 817 reads 0 comments

  3. Why Markelle Fultz Is a Perfect Fit for Philadelphia 76ers

    The Philadelphia 76ers gave up two first-round picks to move up and take Washington point guard Markelle Fultz first in the 2017 NBA draft. That alone should make Sixers fans feel emboldened and worried at the same time...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 37 minutes ago 551 reads 0 comments

  4. Ricky Rubio Reportedly Being Shopped in Trade Talks After Jimmy Butler Deal

    The Minnesota Timberwolves remain interested in trading point guard Ricky Rubio despite sending Kris Dunn to the Chicago Bulls in a package for Jimmy Butler ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 hours ago 22,337 reads 0 comments

  5. Carmelo Anthony Rumors: Cavs Would Be Leading Contender If Knicks Buy Out SF

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are considered "leading contenders" to sign Carmelo Anthony should he secure a buyout from the New York Knicks this offseason. Marc Stein and Chris Haynes of ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 hours ago 77,892 reads 0 comments

  6. Myles Turner Says Paul George Has to Do What's Best for Him Amid Trade Rumors

    Indiana Pacers center Myles Turner said he does not take teammate Paul George 's desire to move on from the team—either next summer in free agency or via trade—personally...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 hours ago 3,710 reads 0 comments

  7. Dirk Nowitzki Contract Option Declined by Mavericks, Will Sign New Dallas Deal

    Dirk Nowitzki 's hefty $25 million contract option was declined by the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday, though he is expected to sign a new deal and return to the Mavs for his 20th NBA season in 2017-18, per Marc Stein of ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 58,643 reads 0 comments

  8. Chris Paul Rumors: Rockets Trying to Clear Cap Space to Pursue PG in Free Agency

    Chris Paul reportedly informed the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday that he will opt out of his player option and become an unrestricted free agent, according to the Los Angeles ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 days ago 109,148 reads 0 comments

  9. JJ Redick Rumored to Be Target of 'Hard Push' in Free Agency by 76ers, Nets

    While the Los Angeles Clippers may be prioritizing Blake Griffin and Chris Paul in free agency, it's possible their third-best starter hitting the open market will have better offers on the table...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 hour ago 4,473 reads 0 comments

  10. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Potential Paul George Trade, Nick Young and More

    Despite four consecutive losing seasons, the Los Angeles Lakers remain optimistic about future success. They drafted UCLA's Lonzo Ball with the No...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 3 hours ago 273 reads 0 comments

  11. LeBron James Says Michael Jordan Inspired Him but Allen Iverson Was 'The God'

    LeBron James , who has long cited Michael Jordan and Allen Iverson as his two basketball idols when he was growing up, called The Answer "the god" when asked to describe the Philadelphia 76ers legend's impact...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 hours ago 24,245 reads 0 comments

  12. Paul George Trade Rumors: Pacers Reject Cavs, Nuggets Pitch Involving Kevin Love

    The Indiana Pacers have rebuffed a proposed three-way deal that would have sent Paul George to the Cleveland Cavaliers and Kevin Love to the Denver Nuggets . Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio reported the news...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 hours ago 21,441 reads 0 comments

  13. 2018 NBA Mock Draft: Early 1st-Round Predictions and Surprises for Top Prospects

    Mocking the 2018 NBA draft is, inherently, an exercise in futility at this point. We are less than a week removed from last Thursday's draft...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 hours ago 125 reads 0 comments

  14. D'Angelo Russell Booed at Barclays Center During Appearance After Lakers Trade

    D'Angelo Russell's first appearance at the Barclays Center as a member of the Brooklyn Nets did not go as planned, with fans booing him when he was introduced at Sunday's BIG3 opening event...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 hours ago 21,011 reads 0 comments

  15. Lonzo Ball's Grandfather Says LaVar Would've Beaten Michael Jordan

    It appears LaVar Ball gets his boisterous nature from his family. The father of the Big Baller Brand entrepreneur spoke to TMZ Sports over the weekend, backing up LaVar's claim that he would have beaten Michael Jordan one-on-one...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 hours ago 11,958 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Summer League 2017: Previewing Biggest Games on Las Vegas Schedule

    This year's NBA Summer League campaign might be the most anticipated in league history since 2003, when LeBron James made his pro debut...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 5 hours ago 837 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 3 days ago 93,925 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 3 days ago 26,534 reads 0 comments

  19. KJ McDaniels' Nets Team Option Reportedly to Be Declined; Will Become Free Agent

    K.J. McDaniels is reportedly heading to free agency this offseason. On Sunday, Shams Charania of The Vertical cited sources who said the Brooklyn Nets plan on declining their ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 hours ago 8,875 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Rumors: Blake Griffin, Paul Millsap Reportedly Drawing Interest from Nuggets

    After finishing a game out of eighth place in the Western Conference last year, the Denver Nuggets are reportedly looking to make a major splash in free agency. According to ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 hours ago 13,576 reads 0 comments

  21. Chauncey Billups, Cavaliers Talks Reportedly Remain 'Ongoing'

    Chauncey Billups reportedly still could become the president of basketball operations for the Cleveland Cavaliers . According to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, talks are still ongoing but there is " no immediate resolution expected...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 hours ago 10,908 reads 0 comments

  22. Kevin Durant Isn't a Fan of the Philadelphia 76ers' 'FEDS' Nickname

    As an NBA champion, you can talk the talk because you walked the walk. And Golden State Warriors star and Finals MVP Kevin Durant isn't pulling punches when it comes to the youth movement of the Philadelphia 76ers...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 20 hours ago 115,223 reads 0 comments

  23. Heat's Hassan Whiteside Records Trip to the Louvre on Snapchat

    Hassan Whiteside absorbed some of the world's most beautiful art at the Louvre in an unconventional way...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 22 hours ago 31 reads 0 comments

  24. Lonzo's Lakers and the Fan Who Was Offered Yeezys for LaVar Ball's BBB Hat

    The boos that greeted LaVar Ball as he strutted confidently through the masses in Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Thursday during 2017 NBA draft were confirmation enough...

    Dave Schilling Written by Dave Schilling about 3 days ago 101,074 reads 0 comments

  25. BIG3 Uniforms Revealed Prior to Inaugural Game

    The BIG3 kicks off its highly anticipated three-on-three basketball league Sunday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Before the innovative brand debuts, curious observers can get a taste of the league's flair in its uniforms...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 day ago 1,820 reads 0 comments