1. The Los Angeles Lakers Should Stay Away from Hassan Whiteside at All Costs

    Heading into free agency with more cap space than any other NBA team —and a clear desire to distance themselves from last year’s Kobe-centric sideshow—the Los ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 12 hours ago 50,733 reads 136 comments

  2. What's Next for Boston Celtics' Offseason After Questionable Draft Night?

    BOSTON — The Boston Celtics surprised the NBA world this past Thursday by electing to keep their No. 3 overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. They did it again by using it on California forward Jaylen Brown...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 12 hours ago 9,848 reads 41 comments

  3. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects Who Ended Up on the Wrong Team

    There were some questionable matches between prospect and team during last Thursday's 2016 NBA draft. A handful of general managers who looked to take the best player available could see that strategy backfire due to potentially problematic fits...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 14 hours ago 60,393 reads 92 comments

  4. New York Knicks Are Rolling the Dice on Derrick Rose But Aren't Betting Big

    On June 22, the New York Knicks swung a trade for Derrick Rose in a stunning pre-draft move. In exchange for the former All-Star point guard, Justin Holiday and a 2017 second-round ...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 13 hours ago 35,700 reads 153 comments

  5. Lakers Rumors: LA Plans to Land Kevin Durant Meeting, Pursuing More Free Agents

    The Los Angeles Lakers have been excluded from Kevin Durant 's free-agent wish list thus far but are reportedly keen to contact him when the market opens on July 1. A team source told ESPN...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 hours ago 9,636 reads 92 comments

  6. PG Kris Dunn on Draft-Day Uncertainty and Joining the NBA's Hottest Young Team

    Before leaving Brooklyn, New York , on NBA draft night as a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves , Kris Dunn heard numerous rumors about where he'd wind up. Some thought the Boston Celtics would grab him with the third pick...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 hours ago 7,629 reads 16 comments

  7. Pepsi Releases New 'Uncle Drew' Spot in Honor of Kyrie Irving's NBA Title

    Kyrie Irving 's contributions were essential to the Cleveland Cavaliers ' NBA title. The point guard scored 27.1 points per game against the Golden State Warriors , including 41 on 17-of-24 shooting in Game 5...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 7 hours ago 65,740 reads 20 comments

  8. Lakers News: Mitch Kupchak Comments on Free Agency, Brandon Ingram Talks Draft

    So much for the harmonious state of the Los Angeles Lakers franchise. After ridding themselves of the burdensome final year of Kobe Bryant 's deal, keeping their pick and selecting Brandon Ingram second in June, things appeared to be looking up...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 hours ago 1,563 reads 1 comments

  9. Timofey Mozgov: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Free-Agent Center

    Cleveland Cavaliers center Timofey Mozgov is already starting to generate interest as he prepares to hit the open market as an unrestricted free agent. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 hours ago 18,702 reads 64 comments

  10. Kent Bazemore: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Free-Agent SF

    Coming off consecutive winning seasons, the Atlanta Hawks are hoping to keep the core of their team intact, which includes re-signing free agent Kent Bazemore . Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 hours ago 2,637 reads 7 comments

  11. 2016 Offseason Priorities for the Golden State Warriors

    The Golden State Warriors fell short in their quest to capture back-to-back NBA championships, but the offseason shouldn't see major reform...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 11 hours ago 1,957 reads 0 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Hassan Whiteside, Chandler Parsons and More

    It wouldn't be too wild to suggest the Los Angeles Lakers want in on every notable free-agent name this summer...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 12 hours ago 54,914 reads 11 comments

  13. Don't Think NBA Title Has Solved Cavs' Kevin Love Conundrum

    Even after upsetting the Golden State Warriors and unexpectedly winning an NBA title, the Cleveland Cavaliers are not yet free of their Kevin Love dilemma. Yup, it's still there...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 13 hours ago 19,511 reads 30 comments

  14. 2017 NBA Championship Odds: Warriors Have Slight Edge on LeBron, Cavaliers

    Will the Golden State Warriors find a way to sign prized free agent Kevin Durant this offseason? If they do somehow pull off that move, it’s hard to imagine the Warriors ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 13 hours ago 1,219 reads 0 comments

  15. Draymond Green Comments on NBA Finals Loss, Playing with Kevin Durant and More

    Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green is gearing up for the Summer Olympics with Team USA but can still feel the sting from his team's Game 7 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 22 hours ago 35,640 reads 184 comments

  16. Russell Westbrook on Obama: 'Who Wouldn't Want to Play for the President?'

    White House press secretary Josh Earnest recently revealed President Barack Obama has "discussed" the possibility of NBA ownership...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 day ago 42,360 reads 78 comments

  17. Lance Stephenson's Contract Option Declined by Grizzlies

    The Memphis Grizzlies roster was decimated last season, but one notable bright spot among those who stepped up was swingman Lance Stephenson after he arrived in a February trade from the Los Angeles Clippers ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 day ago 28,816 reads 56 comments

  18. Pau Gasol Opts Out of Bulls Contract: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Chicago Bulls center Pau Gasol reportedly informed the franchise Monday that he will decline the player option in his contract for the 2016-17 season and enter free agency. Marc Stein of ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 day ago 51,431 reads 148 comments

  19. Carmelo Anthony Comments on Recruiting Kevin Durant to Join Knicks

    Carmelo Anthony is doing his part to help the New York Knicks land Kevin Durant this summer. "I'm with KD now; he's right downstairs," said Anthony on Monday, per ESPN.com's Marc Stein ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 53,907 reads 214 comments

  20. Lakers News: Latest on Brandon Ingram, Al Horford Rumors and More

    On paper, the Los Angeles Lakers have it all.  D'Angelo Russell looks like the point guard of the future...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 54,000 reads 1 comments

  21. Lakers Rumors: Evaluating Latest on Big Names Expected to Be Free-Agency Targets

    The Los Angeles Lakers added another young asset to a team that is quickly filling up with them. Now it's time for the team to turn its attention to free agency, where it has money to spend and a few holes to fill...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 day ago 34,698 reads 9 comments

  22. Kenneth Faried Is Still Hustling

    Kenneth Faried isn't known as "The Manimal" for nothing. Now five years into his NBA career, the 26-year-old dreadlocked forward out of Morehead State is still hungry for more—more rebounds, more dunks, more explosiveness and more wins...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 day ago 50,397 reads 67 comments

  23. Dennis Schroder Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Negotiations with Hawks

    Fresh off shipping Jeff Teague to the Indiana Pacers as part of a three-way deal, the Atlanta Hawks are preparing to make point guard Dennis Schroder a long-term contract offer...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 814 reads 0 comments

  24. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Early 1st-Round Predictions and Surprises for Top Prospects

    Although the 2016 NBA draft just ended, it's never too early to start focusing on a loaded 2017 class. Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram are expected to have major impacts with their new teams, but most agreed there was a drop-off from there...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 5,800 reads 2 comments

  25. NBA Summer League 2016: Previewing Biggest Games on Las Vegas Schedule

    With the dust still settling from an unpredictable draft, the NBA turns its attention toward Las Vegas for this year's summer league to see what some of 2016's top rookies can do on the court in a professional setting...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 2,084 reads 0 comments