1. 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 4 days ago 1,318 reads 1 comments

  2. 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 4 days ago 396 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 4 days ago 804 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 4 days ago 2,973 reads 3 comments

  5. 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 4 days ago 1,455 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 4 days ago 353 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 4 days ago 3,342 reads 5 comments

  8. 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 4 days ago 6,451 reads 15 comments

  9. 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 4 days ago 1,011 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 4 days ago 38,236 reads 97 comments

  11. Carmelo Anthony Says New York Knicks Will 'Absolutely' Make 2015 NBA Playoffs

    Carmelo Anthony is sending mixed signals about his immediate future with the New York Knicks . This isn't like free agency, when many were unsure whether he would sign with the ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 days ago 30,878 reads 312 comments

  12. Can Rajon Rondo Make Himself the Center of Boston Celtics Rebuild?

    The NBA mechanism moving around Boston Celtics star Rajon Rondo has never been a quiet one, with trade talks taking the place of regularly scheduled programming on a continuous loop since the summer of 2007...

    Michael Walsh Written by Michael Walsh about 4 days ago 3,507 reads 41 comments

  13. How Can the Heat Recover Post-LeBron? Take a Page Out of the 1993-94 Bulls' Book

    Pete Myers had chosen to spend a day early in October of 1993 on a Chicago court, hitting balls rather than dribbling them. He wasn't expecting anyone to interrupt his friendly tennis match to serve up an opportunity...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 4 days ago 100,753 reads 255 comments

  14. Why Dion Waiters Is Now the Cleveland Cavaliers' X-Factor

    Not even LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving could take down the rest of the league without some backup. The Cleveland Cavaliers will need a support team behind the franchise's new nucleus...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 4 days ago 15,621 reads 29 comments

  15. Pistons' Andre Drummond Plans on Playing for Team USA at World Cup

    Andre Drummond's next opportunity to make an impression on the USA Basketball brass could come Wednesday night, when the Americans face the Dominican Republic in an exhibition at Madison Square Garden...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 4 days ago 173 reads 0 comments

  16. New Zealand Name Undersized Squad for FIBA World Cup

    New Zealand have cut their 14-man squad to 12 ahead of the FIBA World Cup, due to start at the end of the month...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 4 days ago 791 reads 1 comments

  17. Ring Chasing: Veteran Free Agents Cleveland Cavaliers Could Still Use

    Veteran free agents just keep jumping on board the Cleveland Cavaliers ' playoff-bound ship. ESPN's Marc Stein reports that 15-year-vet Shawn Marion will sign a one-year deal with the Cavs sometime this month...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 4 days ago 17,408 reads 34 comments

  18. Why Kevin Durant Would Be Foolish to Leave Oklahoma City Thunder

    With shorter contracts and greater movement in free agency shuffling personnel across NBA rosters, speculation about potential player moves is beginning earlier than ever...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 4 days ago 10,802 reads 65 comments

  19. What We Learned About the Sacramento Kings This Offseason

    Despite going into it without a ton of cap space, this offseason has been anything but uneventful for the Sacramento Kings . Between the on-court and off-court changes, there's been a lot going on...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 4 days ago 3,673 reads 9 comments

  20. Breaking Down Chicago Bulls' Center Position for 2014-15 Season

    The Chicago Bulls roster includes talented guards and forwards, but let's focus on the center position...

    Mike B. Written by Mike B. about 4 days ago 11,410 reads 34 comments

  21. Can Carmelo Anthony Afford to Wait for the New York Knicks to Rebuild?

    The new-look New York Knicks ' road to title contention will take time. Carmelo Anthony knows this, and he decided to re-up with the franchise despite fielding offers from teams with much clearer immediate paths to glory...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 4 days ago 3,209 reads 26 comments

  22. Everything You Need to Know About Houston Rockets' Kostas Papanikolaou

    The Houston Rockets will have a different look entering the 2014-15 NBA season, and while the acquisition of Kostas Papanikolaou won't move the needle much for casual admirers, ...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 4 days ago 5,783 reads 23 comments

  23. How Miami Heat Can Properly Deploy Dwyane Wade Next Season

    Dwyane Wade is 32. This is young for a novelist and practically adolescent for, say, a physician, but pretty old for a professional basketball player. Which, as it happens, he is...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 4 days ago 8,371 reads 20 comments

  24. Breaking Down San Antonio Spurs' Small Forward Position for 2014-15 Season

    Highlighted by budding superstar Kawhi Leonard, small forward is a solid position for the reigning league champion San Antonio Spurs in 2014-15...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 4 days ago 7,230 reads 15 comments

  25. Report: Grizz Sign Rookie Stokes to 3-Year Deal

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 142 reads 0 comments