1. 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 16 days ago 37,237 reads 2 comments

  2. 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 16 days ago 1,278 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 16 days ago 29,292 reads 51 comments

  4. 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 16 days ago 92,232 reads 7 comments

  5. 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 16 days ago 173,497 reads 648 comments

  6. 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 16 days ago 4,842 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 17 days ago 49,073 reads 195 comments

  8. 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 17 days ago 14,826 reads 12 comments

  9. Pablo Prigioni Reportedly to Sign with Rockets: Contract Details, Reaction

    Pablo Prigioni is headed back to the Houston Rockets . According to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski , Prigioni and the Rockets agreed to terms on a two-year deal Wednesday evening...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 9,015 reads 38 comments

  10. Stephen Curry Comments on Warriors Roster, How Kevin Durant Will Fit with Team

    Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry appeared on the red carpet at the ESPYs on Wednesday night, and the two-time reigning MVP discussed how his team will integrate Kevin Durant into the offense...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 35,482 reads 106 comments

  11. Dario Saric to 76ers: Contract Details and Reaction

    Two years after the Philadelphia 76ers acquired Dario Saric in a draft-day trade with the Orlando Magic , the Croatian forward is on his way to the NBA . The team announced Saric signed his contract on Friday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 20,421 reads 104 comments

  12. NBA Summer League 2016: Scores and Highlights from Wednesday's Las Vegas Results

    The first round of the knockout phase at the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas kicked off Wednesday, with eight teams looking to reach Thursday's second round, where the top eight seeds were awaiting...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 17 days ago 16,486 reads 24 comments

  13. Tim Duncan Comments on Retirement, Career and More

    Tim Duncan spoke to ViVid Streaming on Wednesday following his decision to retire from the NBA after his legendary 19-year career with the San Antonio Spurs ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 17 days ago 48,515 reads 162 comments

  14. UNINTERRUPTED: Norris Cole Discusses the 'Power Move' Kevin Durant Made

    Free-agent guard Norris Cole discusses the "power move" Kevin Durant made by deciding to sign with the Golden State Warriors ...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 17 days ago 3,448 reads 8 comments

  15. UNINTERRUPTED: Trey Lyles Talks Tough Summer-League Loss

    Utah Jazz forward Trey Lyles breaks down his game-tying, buzzer-beating tip-in and then losing in double overtime at Las Vegas Summer League...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 17 days ago 560 reads 0 comments

  16. Boston Celtics Are Still Chasing a Star This Offseason

    LAS VEGAS — The Boston Celtics ’ rebuild appeared to take another important step forward this summer when the team lured All-Star center Al Horford away from the conference-rival Atlanta Hawks ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 17 days ago 2,037 reads 1 comments

  17. Jaylen Brown Is Ready for the NBA's Space and Boston Celtics' Expectations

    LAS VEGAS — General manager Danny Ainge has a track record of surprising the NBA landscape with his first-round picks, and that trend continued in June when the Boston Celtics selected Jaylen Brown third overall...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 17 days ago 9,072 reads 19 comments

  18. Realistic Expectations for LA Clippers Rookie Brice Johnson in 2016-17

    It took four years for Brice Johnson to sell himself as a first-round NBA talent. After three frustratingly inconsistent seasons at North Carolina, his final year was anything but...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 17 days ago 3,012 reads 9 comments

  19. Mavericks' Justin Anderson Viciously Blocks Alley-Oop Attempt vs. Celtics

    Dallas Mavericks sophomore Justin Anderson had himself a game against the Boston Celtics on Tuesday in the NBA Las Vegas Summer League...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 days ago 7,287 reads 1 comments

  20. Isaiah Canaan to Bulls: Contract Details, Reaction

    Free-agent guard Isaiah Canaan has agreed to a contract with the Chicago Bulls , the team announced on Wednesday. Chris Haynes of Cleveland.com first reported the two-year, $2...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 days ago 33,459 reads 115 comments

  21. NBA Summer League 2016: Scores and Highlights from Tuesday's Las Vegas Results

    Tuesday was the NBA Las Vegas Summer League's last batch of games before the playoffs kick off Wednesday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 days ago 47,139 reads 30 comments

  22. Isaiah Thomas Comments on Future Contract Negotiations with Celtics

    With the 2016-17 NBA salary cap set at over $94 million along with the numerous huge contracts that have been given out by teams in July, Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas is expecting to cash in...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 days ago 86,149 reads 114 comments

  23. Gary Payton II Injury: Updates on Rockets Guard's Recovery from Hernia Surgery

    Houston Rockets rookie point guard Gary Payton II is reportedly set to have surgery for a sports hernia in the near future. Continue for updates. Payton's Status Uncertain With Surgery Looming Tuesday, July 12 Calvin Watkins of ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 5,768 reads 14 comments

  24. Social Media Sensation 'Jake the Cake' Shows Off His 15-Inch Vertical in Mixtape

    Better to embrace your shortcomings, right? Jake the Cake gets it—both literally and figuratively...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 18 days ago 23,096 reads 16 comments

  25. Realistic Expectations for Detroit Pistons Rookie Henry Ellenson in 2016-17

    Henry Ellenson had a lot going for him heading into the 2016 NBA draft. He's productive, consistent, blatantly skilled and still 19 years old. He also identifies as one of the league's most coveted types: a stretch big man...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 18 days ago 6,801 reads 15 comments