1. Sullinger Goes Silent Mode During Slump

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- Boston Celtics big man Jared Sullinger doesn't need you to remind him that he's dealing with one of the worst slumps of his NBA career. No, he's very much aware...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 73 reads 0 comments

  2. Wizards Understand They're Target for Lower Teams

    John Wall remembers when the Washington Wizards were the players looking to trip up the NBA 's best teams with a deflating loss. It wasn't that long ago — just two years, in fact, when they won 29 games in his third NBA season...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  3. Perkins Fires Back at Gay, Calls Him 'Virus'

    Earlier this season, before a win over the then 5-1 Kings , Kendrick Perkins was caught by cameras in a pregame huddle derogatorily telling his teammates: "These (expletives) are still the Sacramento Kings...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 338 reads 0 comments

  4. Rose: Bulls Rookie Mirotic Doesn't 'Know How Good He Is'

    If the last Portland game was Nikola Mirotic's coming out party, then Friday's game against the Trail Blazers reaffirmed the rookie's staying power.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 276 reads 0 comments

  5. Supporting Cast Around Derrick Rose a Boon for Bulls' O

    It could have been easy for the complementary players to Derrick Rose to decide that after he surpassed 30 points in a game for the first time since March 2012 on Friday, they could all take a step back and relax...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 68 reads 0 comments

  6. Warriors Beat Pelicans 128-122 in Overtime

    NEW ORLEANS — When the Warriors look back on their franchise-record winning streak, they'll probably most vividly remember Sunday's game in New Orleans , where they came away ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 576 reads 0 comments

  7. 2014-15 Jeff Green Has Been Really Good So Far

    A quick programming note: Our apologies for the lack of grades from the Knicks game. The good news: Everybody who played gets participation credit! Good work, team. Way to thrive off someone else's mediocrity...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 51 reads 0 comments

  8. Is Another Celtics' Rebuild Testing Stevens' Patience?

    You have to admire the patience Brad Stevens has shown in rebuilding this Celtics team that continues to be an up-and-down bunch of thrown-together talent.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 46 reads 0 comments

  9. 'Really Tough' for Bradley to Watch Loss from Home

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  10. Sullinger Hit the Gym After Tough Night Shooting

    Following Friday's loss to New York , Jared Sullinger was one of the first players out of the locker room as he made a beeline for the exit.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  11. Johnson-Patterson Frontcourt Pairing Paying Off

    When his team came to visit Toronto late in November, Rick Carlisle paid the Raptors a compliment that a coach would be prone to appreciate...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 79 reads 0 comments

  12. Kerr: Warriors Won't Win 72 Games

    NEW ORLEANS -- The Golden State Warriors have begun the season 21-2 and are on a 16-game win streak, but first-year Warriors coach Steve Kerr is rejecting comparisons to the 1996 72-win Chicago Bulls team on which he played...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 496 reads 0 comments

  13. LeBron James Still Learning to Play the Percentages with New Cavs Teammates

    Steve Smith saw a lot of this coming. He saw a team in Cleveland that was distinctly different from the one that LeBron James led in Miami, one without a running-the-floor mate ...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 2 days ago 93,676 reads 107 comments

  14. Grading the Houston Rockets at the Quarter Mark of the NBA Season

    The Houston Rockets have surprised most of the NBA this season, as they came out swinging with some serious defensive intensity, but how does their report card look at this ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 days ago 2,170 reads 28 comments

  15. 5 NBA Teams That Should Be Interested in Trading for Reggie Jackson

    NBA teams with a need for a starting point guard should look into trading for the Oklahoma City Thunder 's Reggie Jackson ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 2 days ago 40,965 reads 114 comments

  16. Los Angeles Lakers Beginning to Flash Some Signs of Passing Chemistry Test

    Careening their way through yet another challenging season, the Los Angeles Lakers seem to be reclaiming a modicum of chemistry. The fissures had started, as they often do in sports, with a lineup shuffle...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 days ago 15,568 reads 13 comments

  17. 5 Statistics That Are Defining Dallas Mavericks' Season So Far

    The Dallas Mavericks have had a statistically polarizing start to the 2014-15 NBA regular season. At 17-8 and sitting in seventh place in the Western Conference (as of Dec...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 2 days ago 2,208 reads 2 comments

  18. Austin Rivers Running out of Chances to Land Future with New Orleans Pelicans

    Late in the third quarter of the New Orleans Pelicans ’ 112-107 loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Dec. 10, Austin Rivers summarized his entire NBA career...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 days ago 24,261 reads 18 comments

  19. 6 NBA Draft Prospects the New York Knicks Should Already Be Dreaming About

    The New York Knicks are stumbling through another slow start to the season, but unlike in years past, they will actually be able to enjoy the fruits of their futility...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 3 days ago 9,735 reads 24 comments

  20. Predicting NBA All-Star Rosters After First Quarter of 2014-15 Season

    A quarter of the NBA season is behind us, which means it's time to look ahead to the league's de facto halfway point: the 2015 NBA All-Star Game...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 days ago 31,832 reads 191 comments

  21. 7 Statistics That Are Defining the Memphis Grizzlies' Season So Far

    The Memphis Grizzlies boast an array of attractive numbers in their run among the title contenders through the early part of the season. Naturally, a team with the NBA 's second-best record at 19-4 has statistics that jump off the page...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 3 days ago 1,709 reads 2 comments

  22. What Are the Sacramento Kings Doing Firing Head Coach Mike Malone?

    These were supposed to be the new Sacramento Kings : grounded in analytics, stable in leadership and advancing on innovation...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 days ago 52,815 reads 115 comments

  23. San Antonio Spurs: Takeaways from Win Against Nuggets

    On Sunday night, the San Antonio Spurs beat the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center. The win comes after the Spurs were upset at home against a hungry Los Angeles Lakers team. Tony Parker missed the contest with a left hamstring strain...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 days ago 85 reads 0 comments

  24. Kobe Bryant's Latest Feat Touches NBA's Past, Present and Future

    MINNEAPOLIS — As part of his book-giving tradition, Phil Jackson in 2006 gave Kobe Bryant Blink by Malcolm Gladwell ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 days ago 73,509 reads 203 comments

  25. Ranking Cleveland Cavaliers' 10 Best Highlights of the 2014-15 Season So Far

    Any team that employs LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love is going to provide plenty of highlight plays. Now over a quarter of the way into the season, James and the rest of the Cavs are beginning to get their chemistry down...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 3 days ago 5,733 reads 4 comments