1. Damian Lillard Brings Fellow NBA Players on Stage at 1st Live Rap Concert

    Damian Lillard is actually a talented rapper—unlike some NBA stars who have dabbled in the music scene...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 84,261 reads 105 comments

  2. Tyreke Evans Injury: Updates on Pelicans Guard's Recovery from Knee Surgery

    New Orleans Pelicans combo guard Tyreke Evans is still recovering from knee surgery he underwent in February and remains without a definitive return date. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 5,248 reads 9 comments

  3. NBA Summer League 2016: Updated Las Vegas Schedule, Standings and Top Stats

    The 2016 NBA Summer League tournament is heating up in Las Vegas, with players looking to make a final statement and only eight teams remaining in the field...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 2 months ago 10,810 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Summer League 2016: Top Takeaways from July 15 in Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS — Friday was Getaway Day at NBA Summer League . For pretty much everyone affiliated with the 16 teams that participated, the end couldn’t come soon enough...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 2 months ago 69,679 reads 125 comments

  5. Ben Simmons Bounces Behind-the-Back Pass Between 2 Defenders

    Ben Simmons has the size, speed and strength to contend in today's NBA . But one thing scouts didn't report about the first overall selection of the 2016 draft is that he has eyes in the back of his head...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 2 months ago 50,697 reads 23 comments

  6. Jaylen Brown Sidesteps Defender, Rises Way Up for 1-Handed Jam

    Three. That's the slot in which Jaylen Brown was selected by the Boston Celtics in the 2016 NBA draft, and it happens to be the position he plays, too...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 2 months ago 20,443 reads 10 comments

  7. Chris Andersen to Cavaliers: Contract Details, Reaction

    Chris Andersen 's effectiveness has waned with age, but the 38-year-old big man will hope to bring some energy to the Cleveland Cavaliers bench after agreeing to terms on a one-year deal...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 42,275 reads 37 comments

  8. Sasha Kaun to 76ers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Philadelphia 76ers have acquired Sasha Kaun and cash considerations from the Cleveland Cavaliers for the rights to Chukwudiebere Maduabum, the Cavaliers announced . Sam Amico of AmicoHoops...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 months ago 37,357 reads 43 comments

  9. Warriors Reportedly Asking $15-20 Million Per Year for Jersey Sponsorship

    The Golden State Warriors are reportedly seeking at least $15 million per year for the rights to sponsor their jerseys, beginning with the 2017-18 season. Darren Rovell of ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 62,404 reads 143 comments

  10. Report Card Grades for Each Houston Rockets 2016 Free-Agent Signing

    The Houston Rockets offseason is reminiscent of the famous Saturday Night Live " Cowbell " sketch, a fictional reenactment of Blue Oyster Cult recording "(Don’t Fear) the Reaper ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 11,844 reads 41 comments

  11. NBA Summer League 2016: Friday Schedule, Latest Las Vegas Standings and Stats

    As if the NBA Summer League stakes weren't low enough, eight teams have been relegated to consolation play Friday...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 6,891 reads 0 comments

  12. Kobe Bryant Blasted with Golden Slime at Kids' Sports Choice Awards

    Kobe Bryant 's gold-and-purple days aren't quite behind him. Well, the gold part, anyway. While on stage accepting the Legend Award during Thursday night's taping of Nickelodeon's ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 2 months ago 119,518 reads 87 comments

  13. Larry Nance Jr. Injury: Updates on Lakers Forward's Wrist and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Larry Nance Jr. suffered a wrist injury during Thursday night's NBA Summer League game against the Cleveland Cavaliers . It's unclear when he'll return to the court...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 27,321 reads 64 comments

  14. Raptors' Fred VanVleet Drains Buzzer-Beater from Well Beyond Half Court

    While facing the Golden State Warriors , Fred VanVleet did as the Dubs do—drain shots from way down court...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 2 months ago 25,935 reads 4 comments

  15. Anderson Varejao, Warriors Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Golden State Warriors continued fleshing out their bench, agreeing to a one-year contract with veteran big man Anderson Varejao. Varejao's PR firm passed along the news July 14, per Diamond Leung of the Bay Area News Group...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 32,706 reads 81 comments

  16. Raymond Felton to Clippers: Latest Contract Details and Reaction

    Like it has for many players, a stint with the Dallas Mavericks helped rejuvenate Raymond Felton 's NBA career. Now he'll try to carry that improvement over to Los Angeles, as the Clippers confirmed they signed the point guard Monday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 7,670 reads 26 comments

  17. Manu Ginobili Re-Signs with Spurs: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Manu Ginobili will be suiting up for the San Antonio Spurs for a 15th season. According to The Vertical's Shams Charania , he and the Spurs agreed to terms on a one-year deal worth $14 million Thursday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 33,204 reads 69 comments

  18. Report Card Grades for Each NY Knicks Free-Agent Signing

    Team president Phil Jackson, general manager Steve Mills and director of player personnel Mark Warkentien: Your homemade cookies, wrapped in a shiny bow, are on their way...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 2 months ago 37,703 reads 2 comments

  19. The Biggest Hurdle Each Top-10 NBA Draft Pick Faces During 2016-17 Rookie Season

    Every rookie enters the NBA with a specific set of challenges. For some, the hurdles are related to their skill sets. Others have to overcome questionable athleticism or physical tools...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 1,452 reads 0 comments

  20. The San Antonio Spurs Are Gonna Be Just Fine, Despite Tim Duncan's Retirement

    Tim Duncan 's decision to retire changes the San Antonio Spurs forever. They cannot replace him or everything for which he stood. Soldiering on without him, for the first time in nearly two decades, will be a self-admitted challenge...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 29,518 reads 51 comments

  21. Lakers Rumors: Russell Westbrook Trade Talk, Nick Young Buzz and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' rebuilding efforts could be on the verge of a major breakthrough as rumors surrounding the future of superstar point guard Russell Westbrook continue to intensify...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 92,809 reads 7 comments

  22. Kevin Durant Talks Signing with Warriors and Relationship with Russell Westbrook

    Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant acknowledged Wednesday his relationship with former Oklahoma City Thunder teammate Russell Westbrook will never be the same and ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 173,746 reads 648 comments

  23. NBA Summer League 2016: Thursday Schedule, Latest Las Vegas Bracket and Stats

    The first day of playoff action at the NBA 's Las Vegas Summer League came and went in a flash, and the field of championship competitors has been trimmed to 16 teams with things heating up in the desert...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 5,049 reads 0 comments

  24. Mark Cuban Says Warriors Becoming 'The Villain' Good for NBA

    The Golden State Warriors are coming off a 73-win season and a second straight trip to the NBA Finals, and they redeemed their blown chance at a repeat by signing superstar Kevin Durant in free agency...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 49,112 reads 195 comments

  25. Mark Cuban Makes Joke About Thon Maker's Age

    There has been some controversy surrounding the age of Milwaukee Bucks rookie Thon Maker. Maker's age is listed at 19 years, but that number was questioned leading up to the NBA draft...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 14,875 reads 12 comments