1. Monday NBA Roundup: Raptors' Old-School Offense Looks Historically Potent

    With every offensive explosion, buckets-from-all-angles barrage and 30-point quarter, it's getting clearer: Nobody told DeMar DeRozan or the Toronto Raptors about regression...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 28,780 reads 68 comments

  2. Raptors' Terrence Ross Fails Dunk Attempt Against the Bucks

    Terrence Ross got just a little too cocky against the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday. With an 18-point lead over the Bucks in the fourth quarter, the Toronto Raptors swingman attempted a windmill dunk in transition...

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  3. Toronto's Pascal Siakam Blocks Giannis Antetokounmpo's Layup

    Toronto Raptors big man Pascal Siakam crushed Milwaukee Bucks swingman Giannis Antetokounmpo 's shot during the Milwaukee -Toronto game Monday at Air Canada Centre...

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  4. Quarter-Season Grades for Each Los Angeles Lakers Player

    The Los Angeles Lakers limped into the season's quarter-season mark with a rash of injuries. And yet they're somehow still within shouting distance of playoff contention in the Western Conference...

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  5. Lakers News: Luke Walton Comments on Relationship with Phil Jackson

    Phil Jackson seems to be making more enemies lately, but he still has a friend in Los Angeles Lakers coach Luke Walton ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 10,300 reads 1 comments

  6. Porzingis' Rise to Stardom a Reminder of How Much Lakers Have to Learn

    LOS ANGELES — Before Sunday night, when he combined a unicorn's speed, an octopus' reach and Allan Houston's shooting touch to lead the New York Knicks to a 118-112 victory ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 63,701 reads 147 comments

  7. Chris Paul vs. Pelicans: Stats, Highlights and Reaction

    Chris Paul was seeing 20/20 on Saturday night, and not just because he underwent a LASIK procedure in the offseason to improve his vision...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 1,691 reads 3 comments

  8. Austin Rivers Injury: Updates on Clippers Guard's Possible Concussion and Return

    The Los Angeles Clippers will be without some depth at guard after Austin Rivers suffered an apparent head injury during Saturday night's game against the New Orleans Pelicans ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 1,306 reads 0 comments

  9. Troy Williams Swats Stephen Curry's Layup

    Troy Williams was crushing dreams versus the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night. During the third quarter of the Memphis Grizzlies ' home tilt with the Dubs, Stephen Curry went in for what looked like an easy layup...

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  10. Zaza Pachulia Injury: Updates on Warriors Center's Wrist and Return

    Golden State Warriors starting center Zaza Pachulia was dealing with a right wrist contusion that had kept him out of the lineup since Dec. 10. However, he's ready to return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 7,431 reads 4 comments

  11. Carmelo Anthony, Phil Jackson Discuss Comments Executive Made About Knicks Star

    Carmelo Anthony and Phil Jackson have been engaged in a contentious public feud since the New York Knicks president called out his star player for being a ball-stopper in a Dec...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 7,455 reads 10 comments

  12. Mavs Enduring Unfamiliar Struggle as They Look to Escape Rock Bottom

    DALLAS — If there's a team in the NBA that's better on paper than their record suggests, it's the Dallas Mavericks . They have also been too good historically to be this bad now...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 1 month ago 42,412 reads 57 comments

  13. Joel Embiid Injury: Updates on 76ers Star's Elbow and Return

    The Philadelphia 76ers announced Saturday that center Joel Embiid will miss Sunday's game against the Detroit Pistons as a result of right elbow inflammation. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 4,335 reads 3 comments

  14. Russell Westbrook's 7th Straight Triple-Double Ties MJ for 2nd-Longest Streak

    Fact: Russell Westbrook recorded his seventh straight triple-double, with 27 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, despite the Oklahoma City Thunder 's 102-99 loss to the Houston Rockets on Friday night...

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  15. 2017 NBA Draft Big Board: Jonathan Wasserman's Updated Top 50

    The 2017 NBA draft class is looking stronger by the week. Duke's Jayson Tatum made his debut after missing the first eight games with a foot injury...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 44,573 reads 37 comments

  16. How Iman Shumpert Got His Groove Back

    CLEVELAND — A year ago at this time, Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard Iman Shumpert had yet to make his season debut following September wrist surgery...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 28,830 reads 16 comments

  17. Kyle Lowry's Quiet, Dominant Season Comes with 1 Real Concern

    BOSTON — Forget about his dead-eye three-point shot, pick-and-roll wizardry or general relentlessness on every possession. Nothing is more impressive (and potentially worrisome) about Kyle Lowry ’s season than the minutes...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 1 month ago 34,246 reads 50 comments

  18. LeBron James Jr. Makes Half-Court Shot Post-Cavaliers/Heat Game

    LeBron James Jr. is already following in his father's footsteps. After the Cleveland Cavaliers secured a 114-84 win over the Miami Heat on Friday night, LeBron James and his family took to the Quicken Loans Arena court...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 1 month ago 7,163 reads 1 comments

  19. Friday NBA Roundup: OKC Loss Can't Diminish Russell Westbrook's Historic Streak

    With 7:46 remaining in the fourth quarter, Russell Westbrook found himself in perfect rebounding position under the basket...

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  20. Kyle Lowry Crashes DeMar DeRozan's Postgame Interview Following Raptors-Celtics

    The Toronto Raptors know when to hone in on a good thing. On Friday night, their good thing was Kyle Lowry —and he wasn't afraid to crash DeMar DeRozan's interview to let everyone know he knew it too...

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  21. Houston Rockets' Patrick Beverley Chest-Bumps Coach Mike D'Antoni

    On Friday, Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley put enough pressure on Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook to foil his attempt to take the lead with nine seconds remaining...

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  22. Carmelo Anthony Becomes 5th Active NBA Player with 23,000 Career Points

    New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony became the fifth active NBA player to score 23,000 points Friday during the first half of his team's game against the Sacramento Kings , according to NBA TV on Twitter ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 6,634 reads 4 comments

  23. Houston Rockets' Sam Dekker Mercilessly Dunks on Thunder's Enes Kanter

    Sam Dekker didn't waste any time adding to his highlight reel during Friday's game between the Houston Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena...

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  24. Cleveland Cavaliers Rick-Roll Fans During Quicken Loans Arena '80s Night

    Fans were treated to a retro surprise from the Cleveland Cavaliers when they arrived at Quicken Loans Arena to catch the game against the Miami Heat on Friday night...

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  25. Injured Isaiah Thomas Plays NBA 2K on the Celtics Jumbotron with Kids

    Since he can't get any action in Friday night's faceoff against the Toronto Raptors , Isaiah Thomas took the virtual route...

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