1. Free of Their Coaching Distraction, Cleveland Cavaliers Are out of Excuses

    David Blatt is well-spoken, Princeton-educated and one of the world's most accomplished basketball coaches. He also made far too many excuses...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 19 days ago 27,938 reads 148 comments

  2. 4 Biggest Issues L.A. Lakers Must Address at the Trade Deadline

    More than halfway through the regular season, the Los Angeles Lakers continue to slog along in last place in the Western Conference...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 19 days ago 40,614 reads 16 comments

  3. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Pro Future of Duke's Brandon Ingram

    The emergence of Duke freshman Brandon Ingram has become one of the more exciting talking points of the 2016 NBA draft discussion...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 19 days ago 49,406 reads 109 comments

  4. Andre Roberson Injury: Updates on Thunder Guard's Knee and Return

    Oklahoma City Thunder shooting guard Andre Roberson left Sunday's game against the Brooklyn Nets with a  right knee sprain  after colliding with Russell Westbrook and did not return...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 19 days ago 612 reads 0 comments

  5. Devin Harris Injury: Updates on Mavericks Guard's Toe and Return

    Dallas Mavericks point guard Devin Harris suffered a left toe strain against the Houston Rockets on Jan. 21 and has been out of action since. It's unclear when he'll return...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 19 days ago 1,214 reads 0 comments

  6. Tim Duncan Injury: Updates on Spurs Star's Knee and Return

    San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan missed the Jan. 25 loss to the Golden State Warriors due to soreness in his right knee and hadn't played since. However, he's ready to return...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 19 days ago 52,620 reads 279 comments

  7. Sacramento Kings Handed Their Twitter Account to a Dog for the Night

    Meet the genius behind the Sacramento Kings ' Twitter account . The team handed the keys to its social media account to a corgi Saturday night during the Kings' 108-97 win over the Indiana Pacers ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 20 days ago 7,517 reads 12 comments

  8. Oklahoma City Thunder Are Elite, and It's Still Not Good Enough

    The Oklahoma City Thunder picked the wrong year to put it all on the line. And that's not really their fault; it's just how the timing worked out...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 20 days ago 65,687 reads 307 comments

  9. Cleveland Fans Boo Cavaliers During 96-83 Loss to the Bulls

    It has been an interesting weekend in Cleveland, to say the least. The day after the Cavaliers fired head coach David Blatt—a somewhat surprising decision, considering ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 20 days ago 75,481 reads 227 comments

  10. Soulja Boy Drops 'Stephen Curry' Track Dedicated to the Reigning MVP

    Before we get into this, let's make one thing abundantly clear: You should lower whatever (hopefully not already great) expectations you had when you clicked on this link...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 20 days ago 97,114 reads 115 comments

  11. E'Twaun Moore Injury: Updates on Bulls Guard's Hamstring and Return

    Chicago Bulls guard E'Twaun Moore suffered a right hamstring strain on Jan. 23 against the Cleveland Cavaliers and did not return. However, he has been cleared to return to the court...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 20 days ago 2,810 reads 12 comments

  12. Cody Zeller Injury: Updates on Hornets Star's Shoulder and Return

    Charlotte Hornets center Cody Zeller  suffered a shoulder injury against the Oklahoma City Thunder  on Jan. 20. On Jan. 23, the team's public-relations department confirmed an MRI revealed a sprained ligament in his right shoulder...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 20 days ago 1,085 reads 5 comments

  13. Gregg Popovich, Steve Kerr and More NBA Coaches React to David Blatt's Firing

    Following the Cleveland Cavaliers ' surprise firing of David Blatt as their head coach Friday, coaches from around the NBA are speaking out about the decision...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 470,395 reads 230 comments

  14. LeBron James Comments on David Blatt's Firing, Tyronn Lue and More

    After a whirlwind Friday that saw the Cleveland Cavaliers fire head coach David Blatt and promote assistant Tyronn Lue to replace him, LeBron James addressed the media Saturday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 21 days ago 179,247 reads 425 comments

  15. Tyronn Lue Named Cavaliers HC: Key Takeaways from Introductory Press Conference

    Tyronn Lue was introduced as the Cleveland Cavaliers ' new head coach at a press conference Saturday morning, and the 38-year-old former NBA role player didn't waste any time laying out his vision for the defending Eastern Conference champions...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 21 days ago 47,231 reads 67 comments

  16. Inconsistent Bulls May Have Tough Time Capitalizing on Cavs' Identity Crisis

    The Chicago Bulls were always going to need a few breaks to have a serious shot at competing with the Cleveland Cavaliers . They may have just caught a massive one, and now it's on them to take advantage of the situation...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 21 days ago 15,928 reads 88 comments

  17. Stephen Curry Drains Half-Court Buzzer-Beater, Dances vs. Pacers

    Stephen. Curry. Need we say more? The Golden State Warriors star drained a half-court shot at the buzzer to extend the team's lead over the Indiana Pacers to 64-51 going into ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 21 days ago 19,837 reads 13 comments

  18. Steve Kerr Gets Standing Ovation Upon His Return to Oracle Arena

    Steve Kerr got quite the welcome from fans at Oracle Arena on Friday night. The head coach finally returned to the Golden State Warriors ' bench for the team's tilt against the Indiana Pacers after a 43-game absence...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 21 days ago 2,323 reads 6 comments

  19. DeAndre Jordan Sticks His Tongue Out After Making a Free Throw

    The New York Knicks sent DeAndre Jordan to the free-throw line at Madison Square Garden 12 times during the Los Angeles Clippers ' 116-88 win Friday, and the big man made six...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 21 days ago 2,485 reads 5 comments

  20. Russell Westbrook Emphatically Denies J.J. Barea

    J.J. Barea, meet the wrath of Russell Westbrook . The Oklahoma City Thunder star denied the Dallas Mavericks point guard with an emphatic block during the second quarter of Friday night's game at American Airlines Center...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 21 days ago 2,877 reads 7 comments

  21. Steven Adams Injury: Updates on Thunder Center's Elbow and Return

    Oklahoma City Thunder big man Steven Adams suffered an elbow injury in warm-ups against the Dallas Mavericks on Jan. 22 and did not play in the game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 7,236 reads 17 comments

  22. DeAndre Jordan Dunked All over the Knicks in the 1st Quarter

    Welcome to the dunk show. Here's your host, DeAndre Jordan . The Los Angeles Clippers big man threw down a series of dunks all over the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Friday night—all in the opening 12 minutes...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 21 days ago 2,059 reads 2 comments

  23. LaMarcus Aldridge Injury: Updates on Spurs Star's Back and Return

    San Antonio Spurs star LaMarcus Aldridge missed a Jan. 22 matchup against the Los Angeles Lakers because of back spasms . However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 4,372 reads 5 comments

  24. Brendan Haywood Comments on David Blatt's Firing, LeBron James and More

    Brendan Haywood spent what was likely his final NBA season with the Cleveland Cavaliers last year, and based on his assessment of the locker-room dynamics, the 13-year center wasn’t surprised the team fired head coach David Blatt on Friday...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 21 days ago 220,355 reads 77 comments

  25. 5 NBA Teams Most Likely to Hold Fire Sale Ahead of 2016 Trade Deadline

    If you thought Friday's #WojBombs were insane, just wait until Feb. 18, when the NBA 's trade deadline is scheduled to come and go. Right now, the deep ranks of playoff hopefuls could keep the market quiet...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 21 days ago 57,985 reads 79 comments