1. Enes Kanter Reveals He's Received Death Threats After Failed Turkish Coup

    Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter revealed on July 20 on Twitter that he's faced death threats in the wake of a failed military coup in his native Turkey. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 227,025 reads 0 comments

  2. Realistic Expectations for Phoenix Suns Rookie Dragan Bender in 2016-17

    The Phoenix Suns passed on a number of productive college players to grab Maccabi Tel Aviv's Dragan Bender at No. 4 in the NBA draft...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 27,511 reads 56 comments

  3. Gregg Popovich Comments on Future with Spurs, Team USA

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich acknowledged Tuesday that life won't be quite the same without recently retired legend Tim Duncan and also spoke about his future as a coach for the Spurs and Team USA...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 21,357 reads 25 comments

  4. James Harden Comments on Rockets, Ryan Anderson and Eric Gordon

    Despite a disappointing 2015-16 campaign, James Harden hasn't wavered regarding his belief the Houston Rockets are headed in the right direction...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 18,044 reads 107 comments

  5. Kevin Durant Was Impressed by Tom Brady During Celtics' Free-Agency Pitch

    More than one NBA team brought their big guns to the Kevin Durant free-agency party, held in the Hamptons in early July. The Golden State Warriors brought NBA MVP Stephen Curry and his fellow All-Stars, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 123,202 reads 235 comments

  6. Jodie Meeks Injury: Updates on Magic SG's Recovery from Foot Surgery

    A foot injury cost guard Jodie Meeks the majority of the 2015-16 season, and it could cause him to miss time in 2016-17 as well. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 534 reads 0 comments

  7. Thunder Reportedly Want to Pair Blake Griffin with Russell Westbrook

    While the Oklahoma City Thunder 's dynamic duo of Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant is no more, they reportedly have visions of a new one-two punch, featuring Westbrook and current Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 132,034 reads 222 comments

  8. DeMarcus Cousins Comments on Kings' 2016 NBA Draft Selections

    The Sacramento Kings bolstered their frontcourt in the first round of the 2016 NBA draft, and All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins broke his silence on the subject Monday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 17,251 reads 3 comments

  9. Realistic Expectations for Denver Nuggets Rookie Jamal Murray in 2016-17

    The Denver Nuggets were fortunate to have Jamal Murray fall to them at No. 7 in the 2016 NBA draft. He was exactly what they were looking for: a three-point shooter who can play both guard positions...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 month ago 4,881 reads 9 comments

  10. Realistic Expectations for Philadelphia 76ers Rookie Ben Simmons in 2016-17

    The Philadelphia 76ers have a lot riding on Ben Simmons, their prize for winning the 2016 NBA draft lottery. Uncertainty surrounding Joel Embiid's durability and Jahlil Okafor's defense makes Simmons' development that much more crucial...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 79,834 reads 200 comments

  11. Draymond Green Comments on Arrest, Team USA and More

    Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green is preparing to help Team USA win its third consecutive Olympic gold medal in men's basketball at the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 8,975 reads 81 comments

  12. Mike Miller Reportedly to Re-Sign with Nuggets: Contract Details and Reaction

    The Denver Nuggets reportedly agreed to a two-year contract with veteran swingman Mike Miller on Monday. Marc Stein of ESPN.com initially reported the news, while The Vertical's Shams Charania noted the deal is worth more than $5 million...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 2,224 reads 9 comments

  13. 10 Things We Learned from 2016 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas

    What happens in Vegas shouldn't stay there when it's as thrilling as the final game of the summer league experience. The championship contest between the Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves turned into a slugfest down the stretch Monday night...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 112,202 reads 102 comments

  14. Bulls' Denzel Valentine Hits 2 Clutch Shots for Summer-League Title Win

    The future of clutch in the NBA is in terrific hands. That much was made obvious by the near-perfect, under-pressure play of Tyus Jones, Denzel Valentine and Xavier Silas ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 24,343 reads 11 comments

  15. Jerian Grant Wins MVP for 2016 Las Vegas NBA Summer League Championship

    Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Tyus Jones claimed the MVP award for the Las Vegas Summer League on Sunday, but Jerian Grant got the last laugh in the Chicago Bulls ' 84-82 overtime win over Minnesota on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 4,598 reads 0 comments

  16. Report Card Grades for Each Golden State Warriors 2016 Free-Agent Signing

    The Golden State Warriors are the undisputed victors of free-agency's circus, having landed the biggest prize of this summer's crop: Kevin Durant ...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 1 month ago 30,828 reads 33 comments

  17. Dion Waiters' Qualifying Offer from Thunder Reportedly Rescinded

    The Oklahoma City Thunder reportedly rescinded their qualifying offer for shooting guard Dion Waiters on Monday night, per The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski and the Oklahoman 's Anthony Slater ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 78,247 reads 128 comments

  18. Realistic Expectations for Minnesota Timberwolves Rookie Kris Dunn in 2016-17

    Patience and perseverance pushed Kris Dunn into the 2016 NBA draft lottery. Elite physical tools, mental toughness and some Tom Thibodeau -approved defensive nasty made him the No...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 15,389 reads 42 comments

  19. Carmelo Anthony Comments on Knicks' Offseason Moves, 2016-17 Outlook

    On Monday, New York Knicks All-Star Carmelo Anthony spoke about his NBA squad's offseason moves while practicing for Team USA in the lead-up to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 26,532 reads 98 comments

  20. San Antonio Mayor Declares July 21 'Tim Duncan Day'

    He's a five-time NBA champion, a two-time MVP, a 15-time All-Star and arguably the single greatest power forward of all time...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 4,454 reads 4 comments

  21. Kim Kardashian West-Taylor Swift Feud Reimagined as LeBron's NBA Finals Block

    What do a provocative track lyric, a revealing Snapchat story, Taylor Swift, Kanye West and his wife, Kim Kardashian West, have in common? As it turns out, a lot. Enough to take the pop culture world by storm, in fact...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 7,435 reads 17 comments

  22. Rick Welts Comments on Signing Kevin Durant, Star's Future with Warriors

    Well over a week after the Golden State Warriors officially introduced the 2013-14 MVP as a member, team president Rick Welts is still surprised the franchise managed to land Kevin Durant this offseason...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 814 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Summer League 2016: Timberwolves vs. Bulls TV Schedule and Predictions

    The Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves will play for a championship Monday. As odd as it sounds, so it goes in the NBA Summer League ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 1,134 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Summer League 2016: Championship Game TV, Live-Stream Schedule

    After 11 days in Las Vegas, the NBA Summer League tournament comes down to the Minnesota Timberwolves and Chicago Bulls to see who has the best young core in the NBA ...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 3,058 reads 0 comments

  25. Realistic Expectations for LA Lakers Rookie Brandon Ingram in 2016-17

    The Los Angeles Lakers entered the offseason needing a small forward who could contribute right away while also growing with the team for years to come. They got just that with Brandon Ingram...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 45,504 reads 61 comments