1. 2017 NBA Draft Big Board: Jonathan Wasserman's Updated Top 50

    The 2017 NBA draft class is looking stronger by the week. Duke's Jayson Tatum made his debut after missing the first eight games with a foot injury...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 16 hours ago 407 reads 0 comments

  2. Joel Embiid Injury: Updates on 76ers Star's Elbow and Return

    The Philadelphia 76ers announced Saturday that center Joel Embiid will miss Sunday's game against the Detroit Pistons as a result of right elbow inflammation. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 hours ago 1,643 reads 3 comments

  3. Friday NBA Roundup: OKC Loss Can't Diminish Russell Westbrook's Historic Streak

    With 7:46 remaining in the fourth quarter, Russell Westbrook found himself in perfect rebounding position under the basket...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 18 hours ago 33,278 reads 85 comments

  4. Russell Westbrook's 7th Straight Triple-Double Ties MJ for 2nd-Longest Streak

    Fact: Russell Westbrook recorded his seventh straight triple-double, with 27 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, despite the Oklahoma City Thunder 's 102-99 loss to the Houston Rockets on Friday night...

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  5. How Did Iman Shumpert Get His Groove Back?

    CLEVELAND — A year ago at this time, Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard Iman Shumpert had yet to make his season debut following September wrist surgery...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 17 hours ago 17,141 reads 13 comments

  6. Kyle Lowry's Quiet, Dominant Season Comes with 1 Real Concern

    BOSTON — Forget about his dead-eye three-point shot, pick-and-roll wizardry or general relentlessness on every possession. Nothing is more impressive (and potentially worrisome) about Kyle Lowry ’s season than the minutes...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 17 hours ago 25,912 reads 47 comments

  7. Carmelo Anthony Becomes 5th Active NBA Player with 23,000 Career Points

    New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony became the fifth active NBA player to score 23,000 points Friday during the first half of his team's game against the Sacramento Kings , according to NBA TV on Twitter ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 18 hours ago 5,447 reads 5 comments

  8. LeBron James Jr. Makes Half-Court Shot Post-Cavaliers/Heat Game

    LeBron James Jr. is already following in his father's footsteps. After the Cleveland Cavaliers secured a 114-84 win over the Miami Heat on Friday night, LeBron James and his family took to the Quicken Loans Arena court...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 18 hours ago 5,308 reads 0 comments

  9. Kyle Lowry Crashes DeMar DeRozan's Postgame Interview Following Raptors-Celtics

    The Toronto Raptors know when to hone in on a good thing. On Friday night, their good thing was Kyle Lowry —and he wasn't afraid to crash DeMar DeRozan's interview to let everyone know he knew it too...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 18 hours ago 3,085 reads 3 comments

  10. Houston Rockets' Patrick Beverley Chest-Bumps Coach Mike D'Antoni

    On Friday, Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley put enough pressure on Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook to foil his attempt to take the lead with nine seconds remaining...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 18 hours ago 2,350 reads 0 comments

  11. Carmelo Anthony Comments on Phil Jackson, Recent Instagram Posts and More

    New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony stated Friday he's unhappy with the timing of comments by team president Phil Jackson about his role within the offense...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 day ago 7,075 reads 12 comments

  12. Houston Rockets' Sam Dekker Mercilessly Dunks on Thunder's Enes Kanter

    Sam Dekker didn't waste any time adding to his highlight reel during Friday's game between the Houston Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 21 hours ago 4,949 reads 5 comments

  13. NBA Scouts Taking First-Round Flyers on These Surprise Prospects

    We had an idea over the summer of who would draw first-round interest in the NBA draft. But there are always a handful of names that come out of nowhere to rise up boards...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 day ago 346 reads 0 comments

  14. Cleveland Cavaliers Rick-Roll Fans During Quicken Loans Arena '80s Night

    Fans were treated to a retro surprise from the Cleveland Cavaliers when they arrived at Quicken Loans Arena to catch the game against the Miami Heat on Friday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 22 hours ago 2,397 reads 10 comments

  15. 5 Trade Targets Who Can Help Solve Cleveland Cavaliers' Backup PG Problem

    There aren't many holes on the 15-5 Cleveland Cavaliers , but finding a reliable backup to Kyrie Irving is certainly the biggest...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 day ago 1,922 reads 0 comments

  16. Lakers News: Updates on Luke Walton, D'Angelo Russell, Injuries and More

    Even in a rebuilding season, the Los Angeles Lakers are always in the NBA headlines as one of the marquee franchises in the sport...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 3,303 reads 0 comments

  17. Donatas Motiejunas, Rockets Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Houston Rockets and forward Donatas Motiejunas reportedly came to terms on a four-year contract worth $35 million Friday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 11,636 reads 35 comments

  18. Injured Isaiah Thomas Plays NBA 2K on the Celtics Jumbotron with Kids

    Since he can't get any action in Friday night's faceoff against the Toronto Raptors , Isaiah Thomas took the virtual route...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 24 hours ago 11,493 reads 10 comments

  19. Gregg Popovich Comments on Spurs' Poor Play After Loss to Bulls

    Following the San Antonio Spurs ' 95-91 loss to the Chicago Bulls Thursday, Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich was blunt in his assessment of how his team performed. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 7,767 reads 20 comments

  20. Thursday NBA Roundup: Warriors on Pace to Have Top Offense in League History

    The Golden State Warriors were held in check by an inspired effort from Rudy Gobert during a 17-point third quarter. But they were their typical high-scoring selves for the other 36 minutes of Thursday night's road matchup with the Utah Jazz ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 day ago 41,330 reads 69 comments

  21. TNT Announcers Mistake Random Fan for Mark Zuckerberg

    The TNT broadcast crew believed it spotted a pair of celebrities during the second quarter of Thursday's game involving the San Antonio Spurs and Chicago Bulls at the United Center...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 days ago 5,405 reads 9 comments

  22. Jonathon Simmons Botches Wide-Open Dunk

    San Antonio Spurs guard Jonathon Simmons forced a turnover to earn a wide-open dunk during the second quarter of Thursday's game vs. the Chicago Bulls at the United Center. Unfortunately for Simmons, he couldn't avoid being rejected by the rim...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 days ago 3,371 reads 1 comments

  23. Los Angeles Lakers Not Getting Their Money's Worth in Luol Deng

    LOS ANGELES — Most teams were flush with spending power w hen the NBA 's salary cap jumped from $70 million to $94.1 million in July ...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 4 days ago 23,912 reads 28 comments

  24. Karl-Anthony Towns Posterizes Jonas Valanciunas

    Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas probably wishes he stayed out of Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns' way during the third quarter of Thursday's game at Air Canada Centre...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 days ago 1,105 reads 1 comments

  25. Slumping Los Angeles Clippers Have Many Complaints, Few Answers

    PLAYA VISTA, Calif. — Marreese Speights ambled into the Clippers ' training facility, decked out in sweatpants and a self-referential "I Got 5 On It" shirt, looking every ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 2 days ago 6,503 reads 14 comments