1. 10 Preseason NBA Predictions We Got Way Wrong

    Predictions can be and often are tricky things. Just ask the meteorologists who anticipated a historic blizzard would strike New York City in mid-March, only to see Winter Storm Stella drop a sane seven inches of powder on Central Park...

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  2. Every NBA Team's Biggest Flight Risk in 2017 Free Agency

    As rule No. 896, subsection 17, bullet point Q, paragraph 24 of the NBA 's fandom handbook stipulates: Always mentally prepare for all your favorite team's free agents to skedaddle...

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  3. LeBron James on Cavaliers: 'You Can't Preach Toughness, You've Got to Have It'

    Following Wednesday's 126-113 loss to the Denver Nuggets , Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James questioned his team's toughness. According to ESPN.com's Dave McMenamin , LeBron said: "It ain't about a group...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 days ago 58,993 reads 0 comments

  4. After All Their Progress, Clippers Find Themselves at a Dangerous Crossroads

    LOS ANGELES — DeAndre Jordan stood alone in the paint at Staples Center, as usual, serving as the last line of defense while the Los Angeles Clippers shot free throws at the other end...

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  5. Cleveland Cavaliers Power Rankings: Who's Most Important for a Title Run?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers don't care about the regular season. It's why they occasionally rest LeBron James and Kyrie Irving ...

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  6. Denver Reporter Vic Lombardi Trolls LeBron James over LaVar Ball

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James and LaVar Ball have jousted with each other via the media this week. One reporter had some fun with the story during Wednesday's game between Cleveland and the Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center...

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  7. Russell Westbrook 1st Ever To Triple-Double Without Missing Shot, Free Throw

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook bolstered his MVP candidacy Wednesday with some history in a 122-97 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers ...

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  8. Giannis Antetokounmpo Denies Skal Labissiere of 1-Handed Slam

    Sacramento Kings forward Skal Labissiere seemed to think he had an easy dunk less than four minutes into Wednesday's game against the Milwaukee Bucks at Golden 1 Center. He clearly didn't notice Giannis Antetokounmpo swooping in behind him...

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  9. John Wall Celebrates Bradley Beal 3 Before It Goes In

    Washington Wizards guard John Wall showed full confidence in teammate Bradley Beal during Wednesday's game versus the Atlanta Hawks at the Verizon Center...

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  10. Jeff Hornacek Says Knicks Will Exclusively Run Triangle Offense Next Season

    The problem with the New York Knicks this season has apparently been not enough triangle offense. When asked Wednesday whether the squad as currently constructed could make the ...

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  11. Tyler Lydon Declares for 2017 NBA Draft

    Syracuse Orange forward Tyler Lydon declared for the NBA draft Wednesday on his Twitter page: Lydon was a sophomore during the 2016-17 season and averaged 13.2 points and 8...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 4,809 reads 0 comments

  12. Marcus Foster Will Forgo 2017 NBA Draft, Return to Creighton

    Creighton guard Marcus Foster will return to Creighton for his senior season, according to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports and ESPN.com's Jeff Borzello ...

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  13. LaVar Ball Responds to LeBron James' Request to Stop Talking About His Kids

    LeBron James took umbrage with LaVar Ball's comments about his children, but the father of UCLA's Lonzo Ball is refusing to back down from the comments that initially caught James' attention...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 56,150 reads 0 comments

  14. John Collins Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Sign with Agent

    Wake Forest breakout star John Collins is riding a wave of momentum by declaring for the 2017 NBA Draft . Jeff Goodman of ESPN first reported the news Wednesday but noted Collins will not sign an agent...

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  15. Dirk Nowitzki Rises Up All-Time Defensive Rebounding List

    Dallas Mavericks big man Dirk Nowitzki gathered in eight defensive rebounds in Tuesday's 112-87 loss to the Golden State Warriors ...

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  16. Joel Embiid Undergoes Surgery on Meniscus Tear in Knee

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid underwent successful surgery to repair a tear in the meniscus of his left knee on Friday, the team announced ...

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  17. Kevin Durant Reportedly on Track to Return in Regular Season from Knee Injury

    The Golden State Warriors are hopeful that Kevin Durant can return before the end of the regular season, according to Marc Stein of ESPN, given the progress he's made in his ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 47,448 reads 0 comments

  18. Donovan Mitchell, Deng Adel and Jaylen Johnson Declare for 2017 NBA Draft

    Louisville guard Donovan Mitchell will declare for the 2017 NBA draft but will not hire an agent, preserving his final two years of eligibility. Jeff Goodman of ESPN first reported the news about Mitchell...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 4,015 reads 0 comments

  19. Jayson Tatum Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Return to Duke

    Duke forward Jayson Tatum declared for the 2017 NBA draft Wednesday after just one season with the Blue Devils. "It's extremely exciting," Tatum said to Evan Daniels of Scout...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 days ago 25,618 reads 0 comments

  20. Ivan Rabb Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Return to Cal

    California power forward Ivan Rabb announced Wednesday that he would enter the 2017 NBA draft and does not plan to return to school. "Cal meant a lot to me," he told Marc J...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 4,209 reads 0 comments

  21. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Reportedly Among Brooklyn Nets' Top Free-Agent Targets

    The Brooklyn Nets have reportedly set their sights on Detroit Pistons shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope , a potential restricted free agent, heading into the offseason...

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  22. NBA 8th-Seed Power Rankings

    For all the digital ink spilled over the Golden State Warriors , San Antonio Spurs and Cleveland Cavaliers at the top of the NBA , and the gallons more spent pontificating on ...

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  23. Metrics 101: The Top 5 NBA Defenders at Every Position

    Don't test these guys. Though offense often reigns supreme in today's NBA , especially with the ceaselessly expanding use of three-point jumpers, some players can slow down almost anyone...

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  24. NBA Draft: Updated Big Board After the First Week of March Madness

    With only 16 teams remaining in the NCAA tournament, it's time for an update to the 2017 NBA draft big board. Five of our top 10 prospects are still alive and looking to improve their stock before workouts, testing and interviews...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 days ago 97,031 reads 0 comments

  25. Steve Kerr Says He'd Be Open to Less Pay for Reduced NBA Schedule

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr proposed reducing the NBA regular season from 82 games to 75 Tuesday and stated he'd be willing to take a pay cut to make it happen...

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