1. Denver Nuggets Banking on Best NBA Rookie You've Never Heard Of, Nikola Jokic

    You probably won't hear Nikola Jokic 's name much in Rookie of the Year conversations, even if he's held his own against presumptive favorites Karl-Anthony Towns and Kristaps Porzingis in their few meetings...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 hours ago 109 reads 0 comments

  2. Time for Chicago Bulls to Face Facts About Current Roster's Championship Hopes

    CHICAGO — “It doesn’t even seem like basketball.” That’s what Chicago Bulls forward Doug McDermott had to say Wednesday night following a 113-90 blowout loss to the Atlanta Hawks ...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 7 hours ago 4,832 reads 75 comments

  3. DeAndre Jordan Flushes Chris Paul Lob over the Top of Marcus Smart

    They're the team from Lob City for a reason. Late in the first quarter against the Boston Celtics , a driving DeAndre Jordan leaped to high-point a well-timed lob from Chris Paul and flushed it home—right in the face of defender Marcus Smart...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 12 hours ago 11,677 reads 11 comments

  4. Celtics' Jared Sullinger Sneaks into Clippers Huddle

    While head coach Doc Rivers and the Los Angeles Clippers drew up a play to close out the first half, the Boston Celtics ' Jared Sullinger sneaked into the huddle for a peek...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 12 hours ago 35,946 reads 50 comments

  5. NY Knicks Should Be Backing Off the Triangle, Not Doubling Down on It

    The New York Knicks removed Derek Fisher from his position as head coach on Monday morning. On Tuesday, they lost for the 10th time in their last 11 contests, falling five full games back of a playoff spot in the process...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 17 hours ago 13,173 reads 98 comments

  6. Pacers' Paul George, George Hill to Appear in Episode of ABC's 'The Bachelor'

    Paul George : three-time NBA All-Star, sensational small forward, electrifying in-game dunker and...wingman? For one lucky guy, Ben Higgins (better known as this season's "The ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 14 hours ago 8,318 reads 11 comments

  7. Gregg Popovich Is Just a Big Teddy Bear

    MIAMI — Gregg Popovich isn't an NBA bully —he just often appears as such on TV. The longtime San Antonio Spurs coach and Air Force Academy grad can be uncomfortably direct, brutally honest and comically terse during interviews...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 15 hours ago 21,882 reads 28 comments

  8. NBA All-Star Game Shoes 2016: Ranking the Best Kicks

    NBA All-Star Weekend is a time when basketball fans get to take a break from the daily grind and kick back. Between the Three-Point Contest, Slam Dunk Contest and the game itself, the world will enjoy a consistent display of hoops greatness...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 8 minutes ago 2 reads 0 comments

  9. Nike Air Jordan 10 Retro 'OvO Black' Release Date, Pics, Retail Price

    Air Jordan sneakerheads should mark their calendars black on February 13. On that day, the Nike Air Jordan 10 Retro "OvO Black" will be released, and this shoe looks like a must for anyone who is a fan of His Airness ' brand...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 hour ago 14 reads 0 comments

  10. JB Bickerstaff, Jason Terry Comment on Rockets' Struggles, Chemistry Issues

    The Houston Rockets dropped their third straight game with a 116-103 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night, and several members of the organization didn't pull ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 hours ago 744 reads 0 comments

  11. New Orleans Pelicans vs. Oklahoma City Thunder NBA Betting Odds, Preview

    The New Orleans Pelicans (20-32) will try to head into the NBA All-Star break on a high note when they visit the Oklahoma City Thunder (39-14) as double-digit betting underdogs at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark on Thursday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 9 hours ago 279 reads 0 comments

  12. Cavaliers Fans Salute Kobe Bryant with Final Standing Ovation

    For Kobe Bryant , it was nothing but love during his last road trip to The Land. The highly anticipated matchup against LeBron James , the second-to-last of its kind, would have alone been a memorable moment in the Black Mamba retirement tour...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 hours ago 3,549 reads 4 comments

  13. LeBron James Pass Takes D'Angelo Russell Down with Shot to the Groin

    You can drop your opponent with a crossover. You can drop them with a posterizing jam. This, however, probably isn't the best way to do it...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 11 hours ago 32,602 reads 123 comments

  14. Markieff Morris Shoves Teammate Archie Goodwin in Huddle vs. Warriors

    Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris shoved teammate Archie Goodwin in the huddle on the bench during a timeout in Wednesday night's game against the Golden State Warriors ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 hours ago 68,143 reads 169 comments

  15. LeBron James Passes Paul Pierce on NBA's All-Time Leading Scoring List

    While the main storyline of Wednesday’s contest between the Los Angeles Lakers and Cleveland Cavaliers was Kobe Bryant ’s final trip to Quicken Loans Arena, LeBron James made some history himself during his team's 120-111 victory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 hours ago 17,182 reads 46 comments

  16. Taj Gibson Injury: Updates on Bulls Star's Foot and Return

    Chicago Bulls power forward Taj Gibson suffered a strained foot on Wednesday against the Atlanta Hawks . Continue for updates. Gibson Out vs. Hawks Wednesday, Feb...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 hours ago 1,905 reads 53 comments

  17. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Injury: Updates on Hornets Forward's Shoulder and Return

    Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist suffered a shoulder injury during Wednesday's game against the Indiana Pacers . Continue for updates. Kidd-Gilchrist Dislocates Right Shoulder Wednesday, Feb...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 12 hours ago 11,530 reads 19 comments

  18. Russell Westbrook Mimics Kevin Durant During SB50 Photography Interview

    NBA superstar Kevin Durant thinks his stint as a Super Bowl 50 sideline photographer was special. Russell Westbrook ? Not so much...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 days ago 26,482 reads 52 comments

  19. Kelly Olynyk Injury: Updates on Celtics Forward's Shoulder and Return

    Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk suffered a shoulder injury on Wednesday against the Los Angeles Clippers . Continue for updates. Olynyk Out vs. Clippers Wednesday, Feb...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 hours ago 5,825 reads 31 comments

  20. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects Who Will Become Household Names Before March Madness

    A handful of NBA prospects appear on the verge of breaking out. And though the everyday college hoops and draft follower knows these six rising standouts, the national love hasn't quite been there for any of them...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 14 hours ago 9,446 reads 10 comments

  21. Reggie Jackson Illness: Updates on Pistons Guard's Status and Return

    Detroit Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson is dealing with an illness that will force him to miss at least one game. Continue for updates. Jackson Ruled Out of Wednesday's Contest Wednesday, Feb...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 hours ago 1,479 reads 1 comments

  22. Hassan Whiteside Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Heat Center

    The Miami Heat may be frustrated with the antics of center Hassan Whiteside , but they're not expected to move him before Feb. 18's NBA trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 hours ago 71,194 reads 185 comments

  23. Cleveland Cavaliers Still Coping with Uncertainty in Post-Blatt Era

    CLEVELAND — Consistent rotations were never coach David Blatt 's strong suit. It's now up to Tyronn Lue to fix what the former Cleveland Cavaliers boss couldn't...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 20 hours ago 12,713 reads 48 comments

  24. The Last Night Kobe Was King

    Heading into the 2011 NBA All-Star Weekend, the league was abuzz with one major storyline: Where will Carmelo Anthony be traded? While NBA journalists were scrambling to break the ...

    BR Studios Written by BR Studios about 1 day ago 19,382 reads 62 comments

  25. NBA All-Star Weekend 2016: Dates, TV Schedule, Event Info and Preview

    Just about every sport has an all-star game, but none can generate as much excitement for an entire weekend quite like the NBA ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 21 hours ago 2,685 reads 0 comments