1. As Warriors Round into Form, Kevin Durant Can (Also) Do What He Wants

    The dissolution of the basketball ties that bound Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant for eight seasons in Oklahoma City was messy, emotional and fraught with narratives centered ...

    Erik Malinowski Written by Erik Malinowski about 1 month ago 26,840 reads 33 comments

  2. Goran Dragic Is Better Player Than Trade Chip for Miami Heat

    MIAMI — Goran Dragic has spent nearly one-third of his life in the NBA . The 30-year-old has suited up in both conferences as everything from a spark plug to a centerpiece and has seen all sides of the business of basketball...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 12,243 reads 31 comments

  3. Spurs 2-Way Star Kawhi Leonard Has Quietly Become an Iso Stud Too

    SAN ANTONIO — The San Antonio Spurs had just finished a comeback in downtown Sacramento, spoiling the Kings ’ inauguration of their new Golden 1 Center with a 102-94 win on October 27...

    Mike Monroe Written by Mike Monroe about 1 month ago 8,279 reads 9 comments

  4. Wednesday NBA Roundup: Boston Celtics Solidifying Status as East's 2nd-Best

    Al Horford may still be the key to making the Boston Celtics a top threat to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the East, but the way his team scrapped without him in a 107-100 win against the Chicago Bulls suggests he's hardly the only one...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 37,979 reads 113 comments

  5. Jae Crowder Injury: Updates on Celtics Forward's Ankle and Return

    Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder had been out since he suffered a sprained ankle in a Nov. 2 game against the Chicago Bulls . However, he is ready to return to the court...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 5,813 reads 19 comments

  6. Houston Rockets' Sam Dekker Hits the Deck vs. Knicks

    If you think you're having a rough night, take a look at this clip of Sam Dekker in Wednesday's game at Madison Square Garden...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 1 month ago 18,237 reads 11 comments

  7. Stan Van Gundy Comments on NBA Teams Resting Players

    In the mind of Stan Van Gundy , NBA players shouldn't miss games unless they are injured. Teams around the NBA have begun resting players to save them for bigger games later in the year, a trend the Detroit Pistons coach won't replicate...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 5,747 reads 7 comments

  8. Leandro Barbosa Turns To Twitter To Help Find His Lost Dog

    Phoenix Suns guard Leandro Barbosa turned to social media Wednesday to help find his lost dog, Maya...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 1 month ago 2,921 reads 0 comments

  9. Steven Adams Dropped Phone in Tub Before Agent Finalized $100M Deal

    It seems Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams went in to his four-year, $100 million contract extension semi-blind Monday. Adams told reporters he fell off the grid while negotiations between the Thunder and his agent were ongoing...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 1 month ago 36,818 reads 3 comments

  10. Harden Records 1st 40-15-5 Stat Line in Rockets Franchise History

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden had 41 points, 15 assists and seven rebounds in Tuesday's 128-120 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers , becoming the first player in franchise history ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 387 reads 2 comments

  11. Paul Pierce Says Warriors 'Choked' in 2016 NBA Finals vs. Cavaliers

    Los Angeles Clippers forward Paul Pierce knows what it takes to be a champion, and the former NBA Finals MVP had some harsh words for the Golden State Warriors in a recent interview regarding their performance in the 2016 Finals...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 2,415 reads 3 comments

  12. Cleveland Cavaliers Are Gambling on Their Biggest Weakness

    CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Cavaliers are reigning NBA champions. They have started the season 4-0. They have arguably two of the top-10 players in the NBA...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by David Cassilo about 1 month ago 30,850 reads 27 comments

  13. Al Horford Injury: Updates on Celtics Star's Concussion and Return

    Boston Celtics center Al Horford hasn't played since suffering a concussion during practice on Oct. 30. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates. Horford Active vs...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 17,243 reads 51 comments

  14. DeRozan Sets Raptors Record for Most Points in 1st 3 Games of Season

    Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan is off to a spectacular start to his 2016-17 campaign, setting a new franchise record for the most points (105) a player has scored through the first three games of any season, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 228 reads 2 comments

  15. Why Blake Griffin Isn't a Flight Risk for Los Angeles Clippers

    LOS ANGELES — Back in August, when The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Russell Westbrook 's extension, he buried this tidbit about Blake Griffin becoming the ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 month ago 12,588 reads 11 comments

  16. Tuesday NBA Roundup: Stephen Curry Masking Golden State Warriors' Problems

    After their 127-104 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night, it's easy to assume the Golden State Warriors have finally shown what they can do when operating at full strength...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 84,730 reads 68 comments

  17. Timofey Mozgov Injury: Updates on Lakers Center's Eye, Mouth and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers center Timofey Mozgov had not played since he suffered injuries to his eye and mouth on Nov. 1 against the Indiana Pacers . However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 11,017 reads 22 comments

  18. Hawks Announce Renovation Plan for Philips Arena: Details, Comments, Reaction

    Philips Arena will have a new look in the coming years when the Atlanta Hawks take the court. The Hawks and the city of Atlanta announced on Monday that they agreed to renovate ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 3,582 reads 8 comments

  19. Alec Burks Injury: Updates on Jazz Guard's Recovery from Ankle Surgery

    The Utah Jazz announced Tuesday that Alec Burks had arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle. It is unclear when he'll return to the court. Continue for updates. Latest on Burks' Recovery Timeline Tuesday, Nov...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 204 reads 0 comments

  20. UNINTERRUPTED: J.R. Smith Shows Off His Championship Ring

    Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith shows off the championship ring he earned with the Cavs last season. UNINTERRUPTED is a distributed media platform totally dedicated to athletes, fans and lovers of sport...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 1 month ago 7,090 reads 2 comments

  21. Jerami Grant to Thunder for Ersan Ilyasova: Latest Trade Details and Reaction

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have acquired small forward Jerami Grant in a trade with the Philadelphia 76ers , according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical. Per Wojnarowski , the 76ers will receive Ersan Ilyasova and a conditional pick...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 57,071 reads 99 comments

  22. Michael Carter-Williams Injury: Updates on Bulls Star's Knee, Wrist and Recovery

    Chicago Bulls guard Michael Carter-Williams  has not played since he suffered a bone bruise in his left knee against the Brooklyn Nets on Oct. 31. He is also battling a bone chip and sprain in his wrist, which he sustained at an undisclosed time...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 15,950 reads 31 comments

  23. Busy Week Shows OKC Thunder Are Already Thinking About the NBA Trade Deadline

    Just a few weeks ago, it seemed as though the Oklahoma City Thunder would forgo extensions with their three eligible players — Victor Oladipo, Steven Adams and Andre Roberson ...

    Jon Hamm Written by Jon Hamm about 1 month ago 67,029 reads 85 comments

  24. Lakers News: Latest on Brandon Ingram Injury, Julius Randle's Role and More

    The new era for the Los Angeles Lakers is off to a 1-2 start, but it remains the most positive beginning for the organization in years...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 3,922 reads 0 comments

  25. Monday NBA Roundup: Bulls Offensive Chemistry Proving Doubters Wrong

    Either the Chicago Bulls are engineering the greatest fake-it-until-you-make it con in recent NBA history, or everyone's preseason projections were wrong...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 57,552 reads 112 comments