1. 5 Things Holding Back New York Knicks Despite Surprising Start

    The surprising 9-7 New York Knicks have flashed sparkles of greatness, but not everything about them is as charming as a Doug McDermott back-cut. Sure, let's celebrate every Enes Kanter putback , Tim Hardaway Jr...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. The 'Dauminator': Mike Daum Is the Best NBA Prospect You've Never Heard Of

    From right wrist to fingertips, no one in college basketball is more gifted than South Dakota State big man Mike Daum ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA's New Resting Policy About to Get Its First Major Test

    NEW YORK — Steve Kerr got a phone call Sunday morning, and he knew immediately what to do with the information he was being given...

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  4. 5 Reasons to Believe Cleveland Cavaliers Are Turning It Around

    Never underestimate the power of the Arthur fist. Since LeBron James expressed his "mood" online via PBS cartoon, the Cleveland Cavaliers have actually shown some signs of life...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Lakers' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Hits Clutch 3 After Lonzo Ball Outlet Pass

    The Los Angeles Lakers scored 61 points during the second half of Tuesday's game against the Chicago Bulls at Staples Center to mount an impressive comeback en route to earning a 103-94 victory...

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

  6. Lonzo Ball's Struggles Continue as Lakers Rally to Beat Bulls

    The first month of Lonzo Ball 's NBA career has been defined more by its valleys than its peaks, and that trend held steady as the Los Angeles Lakers rallied from 19 points down ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Bulls' Antonio Blakeney Talks Trash to Lakers' Julius Randle After Dunk

    Undrafted Chicago Bulls rookie Antonio Blakeney appeared to have some choice words for Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle during the second quarter of Tuesday's game at Staples Center...

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

  8. Lakers' Brandon Ingram Tosses Alley-Oop for Lonzo Ball vs. Bulls

    A pair of young Los Angeles Lakers talents came together for a highlight-reel moment during Tuesday's game against the Chicago Bulls at Staples Center...

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

  9. Stephen Curry, JaVale McGee Wager over Davidson-Nevada Game

    Stephen Curry and JaVale McGee of the Golden State Warriors put more than pride on the line ahead of Tuesday's game between the Davidson Wildcats and Nevada Wolf Pack at Lawlor Events Center...

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

  10. Joel Embiid Says He's Not Worried About Retaliation Because He's 'A Big Dude'

    On Monday , outspoken Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid generated headlines when he baited Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell into committing a technical foul following some on-the-court trolling...

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

  11. Lakers News: Luke Walton Responds to LaVar Ball Criticism on Coaching Lonzo

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton isn't paying LaVar Ball's criticisms any mind. Prior to Tuesday night's game against the Chicago Bulls at Staples Center, Walton ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Kyrie Irving's Efficient 45 Points Not Seen on Celtics Since Larry Bird

    Boston Celtics star Kyrie Irving finished with 47 points on 72.7 percent shooting during Monday's 110-102 overtime victory over the Dallas Mavericks ...

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  13. Report: Paul Millsap to Undergo Surgery for Wrist Injury, Out Indefinitely

    Denver Nuggets forward Paul Millsap is out indefinitely after suffering a wrist injury, according to Shams Charania of The Vertical. The surgery "could sideline him for three months," according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. LeBron James, Tyronn Lue Downplay Talk of James' Minutes Played

    LeBron James saw no problem with playing a season-low 27 minutes in a blowout win over the Detroit Pistons on Monday. "You make so much a big thing about my minutes," the Cleveland Cavaliers star told the media after the game...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. LeBron James to Voice Gwangi in 2018 Animated Movie 'Smallfoot'

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James announced on Twitter on Tuesday he will voice the character of Gwangi in the animated film Smallfoot , set for release in September 2018: According to the film's IMDB page , the Warner Bros...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Tony Allen Says Russell Westbrook Flopped on DeMarcus Cousins' Flagrant Foul

    Tony Allen accused Russell Westbrook of using DeMarcus Cousins ' reputation to draw a flagrant foul in Monday night's game between the New Orleans Pelicans and Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Klay Thompson Gets Interviewed About Scaffolding for Local New York News

    A weekend road game against the Brooklyn Nets gave the Golden State Warriors an opportunity to explore New York City...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. LaVar Ball, Luke Walton Have Vastly Different Approaches to Developing Youth

    LOS ANGELES — On one shoulder, there's a voice giving Lonzo Ball a patient message. On the other, a different voice offering tough love...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Cavs Streaking, Won't Fret over Celtics, Standings Until 'After All-Star Break'

    DETROIT — It was the type of win the Cleveland Cavaliers needed in the worst way, a 116-88 thrashing of the surprising Pistons in downtown Detroit, in a game that didn't feel as close as the 28-point spread indicated Monday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Vincent Goodwill about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Deron Williams Is Not in the NBA, and He Doesn't Seem to Care

    The end of the professional athlete life cycle can happen quickly. Five months ago, Deron Williams was playing on pro basketball's biggest stage, the NBA Finals, alongside LeBron James and Kyrie Irving ...

    Gerald Narciso Written by Gerald Narciso about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. 5 Golden State Warriors Who Still Need to Step Up

    The Golden State Warriors are off their game. That's sort of a tongue-and-cheek jab at the NBA 's (comfortable) leader in net efficiency. It's also an accurate statement when graded on their historically dominant curve...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Who Ya Got: NBA Experts Debate Joel Embiid vs. Ben Simmons as Better Cornerstone

    Finding a superstar is the most pivotal and difficult part of any NBA rebuild. But the Philadelphia 76ers needn't worry about it anymore. The fruits of their Process have yielded two: Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. 'This Growth Process Is Fun': Rebuilding Knicks Are Proving They Can Compete

    NEW YORK — Jarrett Jack was bothered by the question. Not angry, more just confused. It was mid-September, and he'd recently signed a deal with the New York Knicks . The team was introducing him to the New York media for the first time...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. Kyrie Irving Scores 47 Points in Boston Celtics Win over Dallas Mavericks

    Mask or no mask, Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving is nearly unstoppable when he's as good as he was throughout Monday's 110-102 overtime victory over the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center, Texas...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Twitter Reacts as Kyrie Irving's 47 Help Celtics Beat Mavs for 16th Straight Win

    Despite trailing by 13 points in the fourth quarter, the Boston Celtics earned their 16th win in a row Monday night when they defeated the Dallas Mavericks 110-102 in overtime...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments