1. Dwight Powell Is Going to Get His Shot with the Dallas Mavericks This Season

    Dwight Powell was a mere throw-in when the Dallas Mavericks swung a trade for Rajon Rondo last season. Now the sophomore could get an opportunity to be a key cog in head coach Rick Carlisle's rotation next year...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 24 hours ago 6,340 reads 9 comments

  2. How NBA Champ Festus Ezeli Fell into Basketball After Emigrating from Nigeria

    Festus Ezeli departed from Nigeria in July 2004 as a nervous 14-year-old who stood 6-foot-8 and dreamed of becoming a doctor...

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  3. Meyers Leonard and Noah Vonleh Are Trail Blazers' Front Line of the Future

    After the Portland Trail Blazers signed Damian Lillard to a five-year extension worth more than $125 million, per Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports , the team cemented his place as its point guard of the future...

    Joshua J Vannuccini Written by Joshua J Vannuccini about 1 day ago 4,011 reads 16 comments

  4. Sasha Kaun Could Be Final Piece of Cleveland Cavs' Front-Line Puzzle

    Last summer, the Cleveland Cavaliers went outside of the continent to find their head coach. Now, it appears that roster help could be coming from overseas as well...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 day ago 46,866 reads 64 comments

  5. Paul Pierce Booed by Dodger Fans

    The Los Angeles Dodgers returned to Dodger Stadium Tuesday night for their first home game since the All-Star break...

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  6. Rip City Buys Leonard Wedding Gifts

    Trail Blazers big man (heartthrob) Meyers Leonard will officially be a married man this upcoming weekend and Blazers fans, along with the help of a local radio station, are taking to opportunity to congratulate him early...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 day ago 86 reads 0 comments

  7. Past to Present: How Julius Randle Is Shaping the Los Angeles Lakers' Future

    Julius Randle has played just one game as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers . Yet, he's already managed to change the trajectory of the entire organization...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 day ago 47,934 reads 103 comments

  8. Hornets Sign 'Healthy' Elliot Williams

    Free agent guard Elliot Williams can't predict how long he'll be with the Charlotte Hornets this time. But this much he knows: This stint will be longer than his previous one...

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  9. Pondexter Postponed MRI to Play in Playoffs

    When the New Orleans Pelicans made their playoff push last season, Quincy Pondexter wanted to be counted on to help...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 day ago 18 reads 0 comments

  10. How K.J. McDaniels Can Get Noticed by the Houston Rockets in 2015-16

    On July 19, the same day the Houston Rockets traded for point guard Ty Lawson , they also agreed to re-sign the highlight machine known as K.J. McDaniels to a three-year, $10 million contract, solidifying their already deep bench...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 day ago 12,841 reads 88 comments

  11. Heat Sign 2nd-Rounder Richardson to 3-Year Deal

    Josh Richardson — the 40th overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft — has agreed to terms on a three-year, $2.5 million contract with the Miami Heat , league sources told RealGM...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 day ago 264 reads 0 comments

  12. Jabari Brown Can Be More Than Just Insurance for Los Angeles Lakers Next Season

    The guy in goggles lighting it up for the Los Angeles Lakers recently in Las Vegas Summer League, the one who might look familiar from the blur that was last season—that was Jabari Brown...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 day ago 27,300 reads 49 comments

  13. ESPN Trade Grades: The Cleveland Cavaliers deal with the Portland Trailblazers

    Late Sunday night, NBA fans caught word that the Cleveland Cavaliers and Portland Trailblazers agreed to a deal that sent to players—Brendan Haywood and Mike Miller—to ...

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  14. Steve Kerr to Undergo Back Surgery

    Steve Kerr originally accepted the role of coaching the New York Knicks . Luckily for him, he changed his mind and chose the Golden State Warriors instead...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 day ago 45 reads 0 comments

  15. How Does He Fit? Matthew Dellavedova Re-Signs with the Cavaliers

    The last few weeks have been relatively quiet for the Cleveland Cavaliers on the free agency front. While some of that was due to prolonged talks between the team and their own free ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 day ago 166 reads 0 comments

  16. Are the Cavs Really Better Now?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers made it to the NBA Finals last year after a season of optimism. The Cavs made it even though Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love missed most or all of the Finals...

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  17. Kyrie Irving Will Attend Team USA Minicamp, Won't Play

    Last summer, Kyrie Irving was invited to try and play his way onto Team USA basketball. Many thought he had an uphill battle to climb due to the deep field of point guards the United States can claim as its own...

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  18. Finding Minutes for Unorthodox Game of T.J. Warren

    A good rule of thumb when it comes to summer league is you should never get too worried about first-year players playing poorly or get too excited about second-year players playing well...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 day ago 45 reads 0 comments

  19. What's Seth Curry Going to Do When He Faces His Brother?

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  20. Can Roy Hibbert Transform the Los Angeles Lakers' Broken Defense?

    Say what you will about Roy Hibbert 's offense, but his dominance as a rim protector cannot be denied. Over the past several seasons for the Indiana Pacers , he anchored one of the best defensive units in the league...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 1 day ago 5,063 reads 12 comments

  21. The Biggest Question Mark for the Chicago Bulls Entering Next Season

    It has been a quiet offseason for the Chicago Bulls . Rookie head coach Fred Hoiberg and draft steal Bobby Portis are the team's biggest additions this summer. Hoiberg brings a new coaching style to the Windy City...

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  22. Batum Responds to Report That He Wants to Play in Toronto

    Charlotte Hornets forward Nicolas Batum will be a free agent next summer, and there's already speculation he'll leave the team that just traded for him...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 day ago 10,978 reads 1 comments

  23. Assembly Passes Arena Deal, Sends It to Scott Walker

    Madison— Almost seven months after Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker proposed public money for the new Milwaukee Bucks arena, the state Assembly Tuesday returned a $250 million update ...

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  24. Evaluating Nikola Mirotic Heading into Year 2

    Believe it or not, there were some positives from the disappointing 2014-15 season for the Chicago Bulls .....

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  25. Will Second Season Differ for Doug McDermott?

    After another standout performance in Last Vegas this summer, Chicago Bulls second-year forward Doug McDermott looks to carry over this momentum to the regular season...

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