1. LeBron James, Kevin Love Forged Friendship at London Olympics

    When he introduced Kevin Love to Cleveland on Tuesday, Cavs General Manager David Griffin called it a culmination of 18 months of trade negotiations...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 2,157 reads 0 comments

  2. Brandon Rush, Shaun Livingston, and a Defensive Offseason

    The Golden State Warriors didn't do much this offseason. After the splashy signing of Steve Kerr of head coach, they weren't able to pounce any big free agents, instead settling on ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 368 reads 0 comments

  3. Yao Ming Challenges Illegal Ivory Trade

    Three years after his official retirement as a player in the NBA and for the Chinese national team, international star Yao Ming is still handing out assists on the world stage....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 228 reads 0 comments

  4. Mark Cuban Wanted to Kick Houston GM Daryl Morey's Butt in Free Agency

    One of the most interesting, or entertaining, plot lines of the NBA free agency period in July was the back and forth between the Dallas Mavericks and Houston Rockets front office...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 434 reads 1 comments

  5. Spurs Sign Josh Davis

    The Spurs have signed free agent Josh Davis, according to the RealGM.com transactions log. The 6'8″ power forward out of San Diego State wasn't selected in this June's NBA Draft, but he was projected to be a possible late second round pick...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 871 reads 0 comments

  6. Spurs Owner Ups Ante in Ice Bucket Challenge

    So what is the point of all this. If you've been living under a rock for the past month, just about everybody in the country but Gregg Popovich has been dumping ice water over their ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 245 reads 0 comments

  7. Report: Wolves to Sign Brady Heslip to Camp Deal

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  8. Could Boston Celtics Afford to Give Rajon Rondo a Max Contract?

    After reports surfaced that Rajon Rondo wanted a five-year, $100 million deal, it was widely assumed that the Celtics would decline to re-sign him if he wanted the mega-max contract he would be eligible for...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 477 reads 1 comments

  9. Summer Forecast: Biggest Weakness

    Each weekday for a three-week span, our summer panel of prognosticators -- a motley crew featuring our friends in the Celtics blogging community -- will join forces to tell you how the 2014-15 season will play out for Boston...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 326 reads 0 comments

  10. New York Knicks: 5 Bold Predictions for 2014-15

    The New York Knicks are heading into a brand new era of basketball under Phil Jackson and new head coach Derek Fisher, and are very excited about their upcoming season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 1,523 reads 0 comments

  11. Knicks' Jose Calderon Puts Dallas Home on Market for $2.47 Million

    Jose Calderon, the point guard for NBA team New York Knicks , has reportedly put his Dallas home on the market for $2.47 million.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 409 reads 0 comments

  12. Iman Shumpert: New Triangle Offense Will Suit My Game

    Iman Shumpert has spent the summer working on a lot of little things, honing different elements of his offensive arsenal, in preparation for what he expects to be a bigger role in the Knicks offense...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 1,807 reads 4 comments

  13. How Do the Philadelphia 76ers Keep Moving the Epic Rebuild Forward?

    The Philadelphia 76ers are supposed to be in a rebuilding phase, but so far it's hard to tell where exactly the tear-down ends and the rebuild begins...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 5 days ago 4,786 reads 17 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Studying Paul Pierce's Game

    Kobe Bryant is going to be a different player this upcoming season. We may not be watching the explosive reverse dunks of yesteryear. This time, Kobe is 36...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 4,559 reads 4 comments

  15. Byron Scott: 'I Love Swaggy Coming off the Bench'

    A case could be made that Byron Scott will have the toughest job in the NBA next season. Scott agreed to take on the task of rebuilding the Los Angeles Lakers with a 36-year-old ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 784 reads 0 comments

  16. Building Minnesota Timberwolves' Ideal Starting Lineup Post-Kevin Love Trade

    Buh -bye, Kevin Love . Hello, future. With Love officially a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers , tomorrow starts today for the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 days ago 9,366 reads 17 comments

  17. Gabrielle Union Better Than Dwyane Wade at Free Throws? (Video)

    Dwyane Wade has made a career out of driving the lane, getting fouled, and making acrobatic shots for the and one opportunity at the free throw line.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 2,356 reads 0 comments

  18. Experience Matters: Why the Miami Heat Are Still Contenders

    Many basketball fans were shocked when the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat in the 2014 NBA Finals in just five games...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 1,446 reads 0 comments

  19. Wade's Top 100 Plays of 2014

    Check out this great mix from AirMarshall Productions with Dwyane Wade 's top 100 plays from last season.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 569 reads 0 comments

  20. Can Steve Nash Erase Stigma of Last Two Seasons?

    At age 40, Steve Nash is entering the final year of his contract with the Los Angeles Lakers and in all likelihood, his last season of basketball. This isn’t how he wanted it to end...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 5 days ago 3,726 reads 10 comments

  21. Team USA's Klay Thompson Breaks Down the Skills That Make Him a Shooting Star

    After a spirited practice at the United States Military Academy at West Point last week, the Golden State Warriors ' Klay Thompson had enough energy to break down a player far less crucial to Team USA's hopes in Spain—mine...

    Jared Zwerling Written by Jared Zwerling about 5 days ago 118,712 reads 86 comments

  22. Can Cleveland Cavaliers Really Trust Anderson Varejao as Their Starting Center?

    Despite an offseason of changes, trades, signings and a plethora of new faces for the Cleveland Cavaliers , one curly-topped veteran remains...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 5 days ago 14,350 reads 40 comments

  23. 2014-15 NBA Rookies Under the Most Pressure to Succeed Right Away

    Every NBA rookie faces some degree of pressure to prove he belongs. For a select few prospects, however, the temperature is on a different level, as they're expected to succeed in the early going...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 5 days ago 32,417 reads 38 comments

  24. Why James Harden and Dwight Howard Are Under Enormous Pressure to Win Now

    As the self-proclaimed "cornerstones" of the Houston Rockets , the pressure is on Dwight Howard and James Harden to immediately take this team to another level...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 5 days ago 2,257 reads 4 comments

  25. Predicting the Biggest Changes We'll See from the Warriors Next Season

    The Golden State Warriors entered the offseason looking to make a big splash, and while they didn’t necessarily make the biggest one, they made enough waves to stay in contention in the brutal Western Conference...

    Martin Telleria Written by Martin Telleria about 5 days ago 8,756 reads 17 comments