1. Criticize Warriors If You Want; Historically Great Offense Only Getting Better

    The prevailing  Golden State Warriors  story—despite 12 wins in 14 games and a starting lineup filled to the brim with All-Stars—has been about defense. And for good reason, too...

    Erik Malinowski Written by Erik Malinowski about 18 days ago 28,762 reads 85 comments

  2. 3 Players Who Still Have to Step Up for the OKC Thunder

    Optimism surrounding the Oklahoma City Thunder is dwindling. The team has cooled down considerably following a hot 6-1 start to the season, as it sits sixth in the Western Conference with an 8-6 record...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 18 days ago 6,194 reads 4 comments

  3. Steph Curry Hits 3-Pointer After Buzzer from 75 Feet

    So what if it didn't count? Steph Curry couldn't quite beat the second-quarter buzzer in Golden State's game against Indiana on Monday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 18 days ago 6,290 reads 2 comments

  4. Tyronn Lue Sets Up Thanksgiving Charity Event for Police and Less Privileged

    Tyronn Lue served his community while mending law-enforcement relations at the same time. The Cleveland Cavaliers head coach held a charity event in his hometown ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 18 days ago 25,668 reads 4 comments

  5. Pistons to Leave Palace of Auburn Hills for Little Caesars Arena

    The Detroit Pistons ' days at the Palace of Auburn Hills are numbered. The Pistons confirmed on Tuesday that they will move to Little Caesars Arena for the start of the 2017-18 ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 24,851 reads 33 comments

  6. Russell Westbrook, OKC Thunder Desperately Need Help. Is Rudy Gay the Answer?

    OKLAHOMA CITY— Russell Westbrook rose from his seat and prepared to face the media after the Oklahoma City Thunder ’s 115-110 overtime loss to the injury-depleted Indiana Pacers ...

    Jon Hamm Written by Jon Hamm about 19 days ago 15,936 reads 15 comments

  7. Lakers News: Latest on D'Angelo Russell's Injury, Ivica Zubac and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Chicago Bulls 118-110 at home Sunday night, with Jimmy Butler carving up the Lakers defense for a game-high 40 points...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 19 days ago 5,468 reads 0 comments

  8. DeMar DeRozan Is Rewriting the Definition of Superstar Efficiency

    DENVER — In the waning moments of an NBA basketball game, with the score tied 102-102, in the year 2016, DeMar DeRozan calmly dribbled the ball down the court, one possession after he'd given his Toronto Raptors the lead on a 20-foot jumper...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 19 days ago 20,559 reads 29 comments

  9. Jimmy Butler, Dwyane Wade Have Chicago Bulls Blowing Away Expectations

    LOS ANGELES — Jimmy Butler knew what he had to do. He usually does these days. "Coach," he told Fred Hoiberg before the Chicago Bulls faced the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday, "I'm going for 40 tonight...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 19 days ago 54,147 reads 62 comments

  10. Patrick Patterson Seeks Apology from NBA After Game-Tying Shot Is Overturned

    Toronto Raptors forward Patrick Patterson addressed the officiating in Sunday's controversial 102-99 loss to the Sacramento Kings in a series of tweets sent early Monday morning ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 19 days ago 11,386 reads 18 comments

  11. Rudy Gay Throws DeMar DeRozan's Shoe into the Stands, Hits Fan in Head

    DeMar DeRozan has been on a tear to start the season, and defenses across the league are doing everything they can to slow him down. Sacramento Kings swingman Rudy Gay had a creative idea to do just that...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 19 days ago 41,324 reads 49 comments

  12. Sacramento Kings Players Weren't Happy with Kanye West After Saturday's Concert

    Kanye West upset a lot of fans during his concert in Sacramento on Saturday night, walking off stage after performing three songs while going on a 17-minute rant , according to the New York Times ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 19 days ago 72,266 reads 46 comments

  13. Stephen Curry Visits, Exchanges Autographed Jerseys with Young Cancer Patient

    The Golden State Warriors may be the NBA 's villains this season, but there's no denying Stephen Curry is one of the genuine good guys in the Association...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 20 days ago 15,536 reads 16 comments

  14. Bucks Mock Warriors Fans with Bandwagon Cam at BMO Harris Bradley Center

    The Milwaukee Bucks fired a few shots at the Golden State Warriors fans in the BMO Harris Bradley Center on Saturday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 20 days ago 37,806 reads 20 comments

  15. Marcus Smart's Theatrics Draw Foul on Pistons' Andre Drummond

    Marcus Smart drew a foul on Andre Drummond over an errant elbow in the first quarter of Saturday’s game between the Boston Celtics and host Detroit Pistons ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 20 days ago 6,528 reads 2 comments

  16. Josh Smith Shoots 18 Three-Pointers in China Basketball Association Game

    No matter how poorly he shot from behind the arc during his NBA career, Josh Smith kept trying to master his three-point stroke. Now playing in the China Basketball Association, he has taken his aggressiveness to another level...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 21 days ago 78,793 reads 4 comments

  17. Young Fan Is Awestruck After Stephen Curry Signs His Basketball

    Stephen Curry causes packed stadiums to "ooh" and "ah" at his basketball prowess on a nightly basis. This time, he simply needed to ink his name...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 21 days ago 13,906 reads 7 comments

  18. Jonathan Wasserman's 2017 NBA Draft Big Board: Top 50 Early-Season Players

    The 2017 NBA draft discussion is officially up and running. And a number of the big names have already started to shake the radar...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 21 days ago 30,294 reads 23 comments

  19. Kevin Durant Has Been Everything the Golden State Warriors Hoped For

    BOSTON — Friday afternoon, hours before the Golden State Warriors squashed the Boston Celtics 104-88, Kevin Durant folded his impossibly long frame into one of TD Garden's ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 21 days ago 72,986 reads 154 comments

  20. Zaza Pachulia Does Celebration Dance After Landing Jump Shot

    The Golden State Warriors just made 10 shots in a row. Naturally, it's time to dance. Dubs center Zaza Pachulia decided to hit a hip-slapping dance move after easily scoring ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 21 days ago 4,699 reads 4 comments

  21. Marcus Smart Injury: Updates on Celtics Star's Ankle and Return

    Boston Celtics point guard Marcus Smart suffered a left ankle contusion Friday night against the Golden State Warriors . However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 21 days ago 1,753 reads 2 comments

  22. Draymond Green Kicks Up Foot Trying to Draw Foul vs. Celtics

    Draymond Green decided to practice his taekwondo skills on the court Friday at TD Garden. During the Golden State Warriors ' game against the Boston Celtics , Green ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 21 days ago 5,851 reads 7 comments

  23. D'Angelo Russell Injury: Updates on Lakers Guard's Knee and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard D'Angelo Russell missed one game after battling the effects of left knee soreness. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Russell Active vs...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 18,714 reads 21 comments

  24. Tristan Thompson Throws Down an Alley-Oop from Kyrie Irving over Andre Drummond

    Watch your head, Drummond! During the first quarter of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' Friday night game against the Detroit Pistons , Cavs guard Kyrie Irving set up Tristan Thompson's dunk over Andre Drummond...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 21 days ago 3,893 reads 1 comments

  25. C.J. Miles Injury: Updates on Pacers SF's Knee and Return

    Indiana Pacers small forward C.J. Miles had been out since he injured his knee on Nov. 18 against the Phoenix Suns . However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 21 days ago 2,087 reads 3 comments