1. Why Los Angeles Lakers Face Uphill Climb Back Toward Playoff Contention

    With their roster set and a head coach in place, the Los Angeles Lakers march toward 2014-15 and beyond facing an uphill climb back to playoff and championship contention. Actually, that doesn't do their present predicament enough justice...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 days ago 5,354 reads 35 comments

  2. The Inside Story of How the Cleveland Cavaliers Courted Shawn Marion

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 1,779 reads 0 comments

  3. Giannis Antetokounmpo Keeps Dunking vs. Lithuania and Slovenia

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 days ago 53 reads 0 comments

  4. Kenneth Faried Makes a Case to Stick with Team USA

    Determining Team USA's frontcourt rotation is among coach Mike Krzyzewski's biggest chores heading into his team's exhibition schedule.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  5. Nate Robinson, Nuggets' Veteran Guard, Back on the Court and Dunking

    As of mid-June, Nuggets guard Nate Robinson was on track to return to the team for the start of training camp after tearing his anterior cruciate ligament in January and undergoing surgery...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 days ago 136 reads 0 comments

  6. Why Klay Thompson Faces Enormous Pressure to Live Up to Superstar Billing

    Whether they intended on sending the message or not, the Golden State Warriors indirectly told sharpshooter Klay Thompson they value his game more than that of three-time All-Star Kevin Love...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 days ago 4,071 reads 31 comments

  7. Boston Celtics: The Rajon Rondo Quandary

    Rajon Rondo can't shoot. Rajon Rondo is the best passer in the NBA . He's hard-headed. He's a walking triple-double. He cares too much about his assists. He guarded LeBron James on one of the biggest stages...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 263 reads 0 comments

  8. Phoenix Suns 2014 Preseason Schedule Released

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  9. Pistons' Monroe Potential 2015 Target for Celtics

    When you look at the most significant deals made by Danny Ainge in shaping this storied franchise, circumstances, as much as the Celtics mystique, worked in his favor.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 916 reads 2 comments

  10. Why One of the NBA's Top Free Agents Remains Unsigned

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 days ago 979 reads 1 comments

  11. Jim Boeheim Thinks Carmelo Anthony Should Have Chosen Bulls

    Carmelo Anthony's former college coach, Syracuse great Jim Boeheim, has been asked his opinion of Melo's free agency plenty of times.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  12. Pistons Announce Signings of Forward Cartier Martin, Center Aaron Gray

    The Pistons announced the signings of free-agent forward Cartier Martin and center Aaron Gray to contracts Monday.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 days ago 151 reads 0 comments

  13. Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond a Franchise Player?

    Although Detroit Pistons big man Andre Drummond is likely to be cut from the Team USA roster, it certainly isn't hurting his stock in the NBA .....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 days ago 34 reads 1 comments

  14. Chicago Bulls Rumors: Jordan Crawford…Do We Need Him?

    Take a look at this picture. On the left is unsigned free agent, Jordan Crawford. On the right, Tom Washington ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 1,707 reads 1 comments

  15. Knicks' JR Smith and Carmelo Anthony Tear Up Private NYC Pickup Game

    You could search your entire life and never find a sight as rare as New York Knicks working together in the wild. Like stumbling upon a black pearl in the surf, TMZ uncovered footage of J...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 2 days ago 152,155 reads 94 comments

  16. The Lakers Future Should Include Jordan Clarkson

    If you know where to look, the second round of the NBA Draft can be a clearance rack of undervalued and under appreciated goods. There is real value in the second round of NBA drafts...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 1,200 reads 1 comments

  17. PHOTOS: Jeremy Lin Statue Unveiled in Taiwan

    Jeremy Lin is arguably one of the most popular players in the NBA today. Lin may not be an elite player like fellow teammate Kobe Bryant or superstar LeBron James, but he's incredibly popular overseas as well as the United States...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 343 reads 0 comments

  18. Los Angeles Lakers: Can Ryan Kelly Be an X-Factor Next Season?

    Ryan Kelly showed a lot of promise in the second half of the NBA season last year for the Los Angeles Lakers .....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 749 reads 0 comments

  19. Woman Drops 3 of 7 Rape-Related Allegations Against Lakers G Nick Young

    A woman agreed to drop three of seven allegations against Los Angeles Laker guard Nick Young, who she says had non-consensual sex with her after he bought her several drinks at a bar in West Hollywood in 2011...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 2,756 reads 3 comments

  20. Is Chris Bosh Training Like a Leader Should?

    Think back to the start of free agency, a relatively recent time that was filled with promise of, as Pat Riley stated, retooling and not rebuilding a championship contender. Chris Bosh had opted out of his contract and immediately began a vacation...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 1,331 reads 0 comments

  21. James Ennis Accepts #IceBucketChallenge and Nominates...

    James Ennis accepts #IceBucketChallenge and nominates fellow Heat players Shabazz Napier and Tyler Johnson.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 295 reads 0 comments

  22. Report: Leandro Barbosa and Miami Heat Have Mutual Interest

    Leandro Barbosa is currently playing for Brazil in the FIBA World Cup, but reports are that the Heat and Barbosa have mutual interest in a deal.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 3,181 reads 5 comments

  23. Predicting the Roles and Impact of Each OKC Thunder Newcomer This Season

    The Oklahoma City Thunder didn’t make any high-profile moves this offseason, but they are still the class of the Western Conference. None of the newcomers will single-handedly push the Thunder over the hump and into the Finals again...

    Shehan Peiris Written by Shehan Peiris about 2 days ago 5,932 reads 15 comments

  24. Tim Frazier to Join Celtics for Camp

    Undrafted point guard Tim Frazier has a deal with the Celtics for training camp, according to the official Twitter account of Penn State basketball (hat tip to ESPNBoston.com)...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 2 days ago 966 reads 0 comments

  25. Kyrie Irving Admits He Hasn't Been a Leader for Cleveland Cavaliers

    Talent, not leadership skills, led to Kyrie Irving's selection as the first overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft. Fast-forward three years later, and the Cleveland Cavaliers floor general is still driving the same car that brought him here...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 days ago 37,252 reads 95 comments