1. Oklahoma City Thunder Can't Expect Russell Westbrook to Fix Everything Himself

    Merely one week ago, the Oklahoma City Thunder were 6-1 and briefly sitting atop the Western Conference. It was the best start after seven games in the Oklahoma City era...

    Jon Hamm Written by Jon Hamm about 26 days ago 11,965 reads 27 comments

  2. Cleveland Cavaliers Chucking 3s at Historic Pace, with No Plans to Change Course

    CLEVELAND — When the Big Three of LeBron James , Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love was formed in 2014, a barrage of three-point shooting wasn't what most pictured from the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 26 days ago 19,802 reads 17 comments

  3. Back-to-Back Defensive Stops Lead to Deep Three from Stephen Curry

    Maybe the Golden State Warriors ' experiment with Kevin Durant will work out after all. After Warriors swingman Patrick McCaw rejected Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker late ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 26 days ago 36,716 reads 37 comments

  4. Serge Ibaka Scores Career-High 31 Points, Hits Game-Winner Against Former Team

    Serge Ibaka had his homecoming in Oklahoma City on Sunday evening, and he made the most of his opportunity to play against his former team...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 26 days ago 9,275 reads 7 comments

  5. Brandon Jennings Fined for Inappropriate Language Toward an Official

    New York Knicks guard Brandon Jennings was fined $15,000 on Sunday for "directing inappropriate language toward a game official and failing to leave the court in a timely manner" ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 2,351 reads 7 comments

  6. Dwyane Wade Dramatically Flops During Bulls-Wizards Game

    It looks like Dwyane Wade was being a bit theatrical on the court Saturday. During the Chicago Bulls ' matchup against the Washington Wizards , Wade delivered an Oscar-worthy flop when Wizards center Jason Smith lightly touched him on the back...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 27 days ago 9,547 reads 3 comments

  7. Derrick Favors Injury: Updates on Jazz Forward's Knee and Return

    Utah Jazz power forward Derrick Favors left Saturday's game against the Miami Heat with soreness in his left knee. However, he would not miss any additional game action. Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 27 days ago 6,395 reads 4 comments

  8. Paul George Injury: Updates on Pacers Star's Ankle and Return

    Indiana Pacers star Paul George hadn't played since Nov. 11 against the Philadelphia 76ers due to an ankle injury but is ready to return. Continue for updates. George Active vs...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 28 days ago 4,477 reads 9 comments

  9. Damian Lillard Comments on Violence, Damage in Donald Trump Protest

    Following protests against President-elect Donald Trump in Portland, Oregon, that turned violent Saturday, Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard urged citizens to not let their frustration lead to more people being injured or property damage...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 28 days ago 2,981 reads 0 comments

  10. Raptors Will Honor Toronto Huskies for Saturday Night's Game vs. Knicks

    The Toronto Raptors will honor their heritage by transforming into the Toronto Huskies for Saturday night's game versus the New York Knicks ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 18,238 reads 1 comments

  11. Joel Embiid Fooled People with Story About Killing a Lion as a 6-Year-Old

    Joel Embiid took an unconventional path to the NBA . During that journey, he toyed with stereotypes believed by his peers...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 18,997 reads 5 comments

  12. Warriors Embrace Antagonist Role with 'Super Villains' Party

    The Golden State Warriors are eager to play the bad guys. During Friday's day off, they gleefully promoted their role as the NBA 's top heels with "Super Villains" spelled out in giant balloons...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 3,981 reads 8 comments

  13. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Very Early Look at All 30 Projected 1st-Round Picks

    College basketball is underway at last. That means t he 2017 NBA draft discussion can officially begin...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 28 days ago 107,521 reads 67 comments

  14. LeBron Became the Youngest Player in NBA History to Score 27,000 Career Points

    Fact: LeBron James had 27 points on Friday against the Wizards , becoming the youngest player in NBA history to score 27,000 career points...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 28 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  15. These Aren't Your Same Old Sacramento Kings

    SACRAMENTO — If you were among those who watched the Sacramento Kings surrender a 19-point lead in a home loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, it was easy to conclude the organization's offseason overhaul was merely cosmetic...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 28 days ago 34,381 reads 19 comments

  16. LeBron James Becomes Youngest in NBA History to Score 27,000 Career Points

    LeBron James passed Hakeem Olajuwon for 10th on the NBA 's all-time scoring list Nov. 5, and he made more history Friday night in the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 105-94 win over the Washington Wizards ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 28 days ago 12,494 reads 84 comments

  17. Mavericks Lift Credential Ban on ESPN Reporters Marc Stein, Tim MacMahon

    The Dallas Mavericks and owner Mark Cuban lifted their credential ban on ESPN reporters Marc Stein and Tim MacMahon on Friday and will allow them to work on press row at American Airlines Center, according to SI...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 28 days ago 9,461 reads 5 comments

  18. Carmelo Anthony Gets Ejected from Celtics Game After 2 Technical Fouls

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony abruptly got ejected from the Boston Celtics game Friday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 28 days ago 5,371 reads 3 comments

  19. Knicks Can't Find the Basket Against the Celtics

    The New York Knicks had a bit of a rough start against the Boston Celtics on Friday. Already trailing Boston by two points, it seems they struggled to find the basket in the second quarter...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 28 days ago 2,421 reads 3 comments

  20. Thunder Fan Spotted in Customized 'Cupcake' Kevin Durant Jersey

    Cupcake Durant has a ring to it. As the Oklahoma City Thunder were gearing up for their Friday night showdown against the Los Angeles Clippers , cameras caught this Thunder fan wearing a uniquely customized Kevin Durant jersey...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 28 days ago 9,202 reads 3 comments

  21. Gregg Popovich Comments on Donald Trump's Win over Hillary Clinton

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich addressed reporters prior to Friday night's game against the Detroit Pistons , and he expressed frustration with Donald Trump's victory over Hillary Clinton in Tuesday's general election...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 28 days ago 157,307 reads 0 comments

  22. Kevin Durant's 18 Points vs. Nuggets Snapped 72-Game Streak

    Fact: Kevin Durant scored 18 points in the Warriors ’ 125-101 win over the Nuggets on Thursday, snapping his streak of 72 straight games with at least 20 points scored in the regular season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 29 days ago 11,422 reads 3 comments

  23. Willie Cauley-Stein Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Kings C

    The Sacramento Kings are reportedly willing to listen to trade inquiries involving center Willie Cauley -Stein, who's struggled to carve out a meaningful role in the team's frontcourt...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 29 days ago 41,079 reads 80 comments

  24. Jrue Holiday Reportedly Will Return from Caring for Wife After Brain Tumor

    After missing the first nine games of the season to care for his wife, New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday will reportedly return to the court imminently...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 29 days ago 22,050 reads 18 comments

  25. Diagnosing Houston Rockets' Remaining Roster Flaws

    The Houston Rockets are such a different team than they were last season. In one sense, they’re different because of their composition. According to Basketball-Reference...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 29 days ago 2,701 reads 3 comments