1. Move Over, MJ and D-Wade: Jimmy Butler Is the New King of Chicago

    Jimmy Butler is a survivor. For the last three years, Butler has been dangled like a carrot in front of teams hungry for a transformational superstar...

    Dave Schilling Written by Dave Schilling about 22 days ago 66,137 reads 0 comments

  2. Amar'e Stoudemire Apologizes for Saying He Would Avoid a Gay Teammate

    One day after saying in an interview that he would avoid a teammate if he found out he was gay, former NBA All-Star Amar'e Stoudemire apologized Wednesday. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 22 days ago 19,207 reads 0 comments

  3. Sepolia Basketball Court Redesigned in Honor of Giannis Antetokounmpo

    The same weekend as Giannis Antetokounmpo 's first NBA All-Star Game, his hometown basketball court received a lavish makeover...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 22 days ago 10,777 reads 0 comments

  4. Grading Every New York Knicks Player Heading into NBA's Stretch Run

    The red pen of doom is eager to slash a bloody F onto the report cards of New York Knicks owner James Dolan and president Phil Jackson...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 22 days ago 7,631 reads 0 comments

  5. Deron Williams Gives Cleveland Cavaliers an Edge They've Never Had

    BOSTON — Right down to his skill set, pedigree and experience, Deron Williams is the exact type of player LeBron James has begged the Cleveland Cavaliers to acquire: ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 22 days ago 93,871 reads 0 comments

  6. Magic Johnson, Luke Walton Challenging D'Angelo Russell to Be More of a Leader

    LOS ANGELES — "Who will be the next Magic Johnson?" For a moment, the Hall of Famer was speechless...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 22 days ago 38,087 reads 0 comments

  7. Cavaliers Officially Sign Derrick Williams for Rest of Season

    The Cleveland Cavaliers signed Derrick Williams for the remainder of the 2016-17 season after his second 10-day contract expired on Saturday, the team announced . The Vertical's Shams Charania first reported the news on March 1...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 14,539 reads 0 comments

  8. Richard Jefferson Dunks on Terry Rozier; Rozier Earns Technical

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson made a statement and caused a technical foul early into the second quarter of Wednesday's game against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 days ago 5,666 reads 0 comments

  9. John Wall Drills Teammate Marcin Gortat with Pass to Face

    Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat was in the wrong place at the wrong time halfway through the third quarter of Wednesday's game against the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 days ago 1,603 reads 0 comments

  10. Harrison Barnes Dunks All Over Paul Millsap

    Dallas Mavericks forward Harrison Barnes was the undisputed winner of a one-on-one battle versus Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap at Philips Arena on Wednesday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 days ago 2,029 reads 0 comments

  11. Evan Fournier Throws Down Dunk on Kristaps Porzingis

    New York Knicks big man Kristaps Porzingis had somewhat of a rough second quarter against the Orlando Magic at Amway Center on Wednesday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 days ago 1,001 reads 0 comments

  12. Derrick Rose Ignores Wide-Open Kristaps Porzingis, Porzingis Reacts

    New York Knicks teammates Derrick Rose and Kristaps Porzingis were on different pages halfway through the second quarter of Wednesday's game against the Orlando Magic at Amway Center...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 days ago 10,367 reads 0 comments

  13. Ty Lawson May Miss Wednesday's Game vs. Nets, Possibly Due to Taco Tuesday

    The Sacramento Kings may be without point guard Ty Lawson for Wednesday's 10:30 p.m. home game against the Brooklyn Nets , possibly because of a taco experience that went awry...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 days ago 9,578 reads 0 comments

  14. Jose Calderon Waived by Warriors Shortly After Agreeing to Contract

    The Golden State Warriors signed point guard Jose Calderon on Wednesday after he agreed to a buyout with the Los Angeles Lakers , according to the team's public relations department ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 20,636 reads 0 comments

  15. Joel Embiid Ruled Out for Season with Knee Injury

    The Philadelphia 76ers announced Wednesday that center Joel Embiid will miss the remainder of the 2016-17 season after an MRI revealed his meniscus tear was not healing as expected...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 23 days ago 31,125 reads 0 comments

  16. Russell Westbrook Announces Wife Nina Pregnant with 1st Child

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook announced Wednesday that he and his wife, Nina Westbrook, are expecting their first child. The six-time All-Star selection made it official with the following post on Instagram: MediaTakeOut...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 23 days ago 16,626 reads 0 comments

  17. Injury Leaves Kevin Durant Only One Acceptable Option This Season: Win a Title

    Sometime later in life, Kevin Durant will say he wouldn't change a thing…because that's what people invariably say when there's no real-life way to change a thing anyway...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 23 days ago 109,001 reads 0 comments

  18. Russell Westbrook Recorded His 30th Triple-Double of the Season

    Fact: Russell Westbrook (43 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists) recorded his 30th triple-double of the season in the Thunder's 109-106 win over the Jazz on Tuesday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 23 days ago 3,311 reads 0 comments

  19. Will Return of the Knicks' Triangle Offense Push Carmelo Anthony Away?

    GREENBURGH, New York — So here's an image that perfectly paints where the New York Knicks now stand, where Carmelo Anthony fits in and how all this is headed once again in the direction of lather, rinse, repeat...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 23 days ago 25,824 reads 0 comments

  20. Buddy Hield's Side of the Story: It's Not About Becoming Steph, Replacing Boogie

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Much of the talk around the biggest deal of this year's NBA trade deadline focused on who Buddy Hield isn't. He isn't DeMarcus Cousins , the player he was traded for (among other pieces going both ways)...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 23 days ago 46,004 reads 0 comments

  21. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Projecting All 30 First-Round Picks in Early March

    Scouting for the NBA draft intensifies in March. But the narrative has remained the same throughout the season: 2017's lottery picks will be strong...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 23 days ago 366,067 reads 1 comments

  22. NBA Scouts, Executives and Coaches Consider Pelicans' Ceiling with Boogie

    The news of DeMarcus Cousins ’ post-All-Star Game partnership with Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans sent shockwaves through the NBA ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 23 days ago 50,433 reads 0 comments

  23. Amar'e Stoudemire Says He Would Try to Avoid a Gay Teammate

    Former NBA All-Star Amar'e Stoudemire said in an interview Tuesday he would avoid a gay teammate. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 23 days ago 83,557 reads 0 comments

  24. Kevin Durant Reportedly Could Miss Rest of Regular Season with Knee Injury

    The Golden State Warriors announced Wednesday that Kevin Durant is out indefinitely after an MRI revealed he suffered a Grade 2 MCL sprain and a tibial bone bruise in Tuesday's 112-108 loss to the Washington Wizards ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 23 days ago 65,793 reads 0 comments

  25. Matt Barnes Signs with Golden State Warriors

    A decade after playing on the "We Believe" Golden State Warriors team that upset the 67-win Dallas Mavericks in the first round of the 2007 playoffs, Matt Barnes has headed back to the Bay Area...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 24 days ago 163,741 reads 0 comments