1. A Letter to My First Poster Victim: You're Not Alone

    (Editor's note: Before his first NBA All-Star Slam Dunk Contest, Bleacher Report asked Aaron Gordon to reflect on a moment he'll never forget—his first poster dunk...

    Aaron Gordon Written by Aaron Gordon about 1 day ago 25,864 reads 28 comments

  2. 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 19 hours ago 1,126 reads 1 comments

  3. Bucks' Jabari Parker Throws Down Windmill Dunk with Ease

    Jabari Parker makes it look easy. The Milwaukee Bucks forward showed off in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night, throwing down a windmill dunk effortlessly while representing Team USA in the NBA All-Star Weekend contest at Air Canada Centre.

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 19 hours ago 21,144 reads 9 comments

  4. 5 Biggest Issues Cleveland Cavaliers Must Address at the Trade Deadline

    At 38-14 entering the All-Star break, the Cleveland Cavaliers are stuck somewhere between pretty good and the NBA 's elite...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 day ago 15,110 reads 16 comments

  5. Ranking Each of Kobe Bryant's NBA All-Star Starting 5s

    When Kobe Bryant steps onto the Air Canada Centre floor for the opening tip of the 2016 All-Star Game, it will be the 15th time he's served as part of the Western Conference's starting unit...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 day ago 1,149 reads 4 comments

  6. 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 3 hours ago 396 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 3 hours ago 2,123 reads 8 comments

  8. 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 4 hours ago 68,028 reads 215 comments

  9. 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 4 hours ago 1,753 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 7 hours ago 2,194 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 8 hours ago 3,400 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 8 hours ago 2,249 reads 1 comments

  13. Time for Chicago Bulls to Face Facts About Current Roster's Championship Hopes

    CHICAGO — “It doesn’t even seem like basketball.” That’s what Chicago Bulls forward Doug McDermott had to say Wednesday night following a 113-90 blowout loss to the Atlanta Hawks ...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 3 days ago 23,463 reads 167 comments

  14. 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 10 hours ago 3,625 reads 0 comments

  15. DeAndre Jordan Flushes Chris Paul Lob over the Top of Marcus Smart

    They're the team from Lob City for a reason. Late in the first quarter against the Boston Celtics , a driving DeAndre Jordan leaped to high-point a well-timed lob from Chris Paul and flushed it home—right in the face of defender Marcus Smart...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 days ago 14,641 reads 13 comments

  16. 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 17 hours ago 15,768 reads 43 comments

  17. 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 17 hours ago 57,189 reads 153 comments

  18. 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 18 hours ago 10,699 reads 3 comments

  19. 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 18 hours ago 170,653 reads 167 comments

  20. Celtics' Jared Sullinger Sneaks into Clippers Huddle

    While head coach Doc Rivers and the Los Angeles Clippers drew up a play to close out the first half, the Boston Celtics ' Jared Sullinger sneaked into the huddle for a peek...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 days ago 48,603 reads 53 comments

  21. NBA Celebrity Game 2016: Top Moments, Video Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    Drake and Team Canada ran through The 6 on Friday night at the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game in Toronto and captured continental bragging rights with a 74-64 win over a Team USA side coached by Kevin Hart...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 19 hours ago 43,296 reads 31 comments

  22. Pacers' Paul George, George Hill to Appear in Episode of ABC's 'The Bachelor'

    Paul George : three-time NBA All-Star, sensational small forward, electrifying in-game dunker and...wingman? For one lucky guy, Ben Higgins (better known as this season's "The ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 days ago 13,689 reads 12 comments

  23. Stephen & Ayesha Curry Lip-Sync Minions' 'Banana' Song with Michelle Obama

    Ayesha Curry is pretty much the queen of Dubsmash. Considering she and husband Stephen Curry have teamed up for the occasional duet in the past, it was really only fitting ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 21 hours ago 84,724 reads 104 comments

  24. Legends of the 3-Time Slam Dunk Champion, Nate Robinson

    Nate Robinson is famous for winning the Slam Dunk Contest an NBA -record three times, and he also has crazier dunk stories than anyone else...

    BR Studios Written by BR Studios about 1 day ago 57,053 reads 12 comments

  25. Cornered Miami Heat Need Pat Riley's Creative Magic at NBA Trade Deadline

    MIAMI — The upcoming NBA trade deadline is equal parts puzzling and straightforward for the Miami Heat . Sitting 26th in three-point makes and 28th in percentage, it's obvious where this roster needs improvement : outside shooting ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 day ago 20,292 reads 78 comments