1. Ohio Tattoo Parlor Gives Out Free Cavaliers Tattoos to Fans After Championship

    The party continues. On Tuesday, Classic Tattoo East, a tattoo parlor in Willoughby, Ohio, honored the Cleveland Cavaliers by giving out free team-oriented ink. According to Alyssa Raymond of WKYC...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 days ago 10,813 reads 2 comments

  2. Luke Walton to Lakers: Takeaways from Coach's Introductory Press Conference

    The Los Angeles Lakers held an introductory press conference for new head coach Luke Walton on Tuesday, less than 48 hours after he was an assistant on the sidelines as the Golden ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 28,808 reads 114 comments

  3. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Bold Predictions for 1st-Round Prospects

    In hindsight, most would not have believed some of the wild things that happened in last year's NBA draft...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 days ago 96,688 reads 111 comments

  4. Derrick Williams Opts out of Knicks Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Power forward Derrick Williams opted out of his contract with the New York Knicks on Tuesday and will test free agency. Ian Begley of ESPN first reported the move, with Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical confirming Williams' decision...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 24,047 reads 74 comments

  5. Arron Afflalo Opts Out of Knicks Contract: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Shooting guard Arron Afflalo’s one and only season with the New York Knicks was filled with ups and downs, but he will likely lace it up elsewhere in 2016-17 after he reportedly opted out of his contract Tuesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 43,878 reads 140 comments

  6. Ben Simmons Rumors: 76ers Reportedly to Pick SF with 1st Pick of 2016 NBA Draft

    Any suspense about who the Philadelphia 76ers would take with the No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA draft has apparently ended, as Chris Haynes of Cleveland.com reported the 76ers have informed Ben Simmons he will be their selection...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 days ago 47,816 reads 305 comments

  7. After Delivering on Promise, LeBron James Is Forever Untouchable in Cleveland

    LeBron James was already viewed as a demigod in Northeast Ohio when he announced his 2014 return. After delivering Cleveland its first championship in more than five decades, he's taken the next step toward immortality...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 10 days ago 171,931 reads 331 comments

  8. NBA Draft Rumors: Latest Trade Rumblings on Potential 2016 Picks and Prospects

    Now that LeBron James and Kyrie Irving have ended the Cleveland Cavaliers' title drought, all eyes turn to the NBA draft...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 121,660 reads 218 comments

  9. NBA Draft Prospect Brandon Ingram Pranks People with Drawings in NYC

    In addition to playing basketball exceptionally well, NBA prospect Brandon Ingram is keen on drawing. In March, the former Duke forward said, "I always liked trying to recreate still-life images of people," per Matt Norlander of CBS Sports...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 83,669 reads 20 comments

  10. How an NBA Executive Unearths Hidden Gems Around the Globe

    BOSTON — Long gone are the days when international prospects were the stuff of novelty . Kristaps Porzingis putback dunks, Giannis Antetokounmpo coast-to-coast ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 10 days ago 869 reads 1 comments

  11. Everything We Know About Mysterious Chinese NBA Draft Prospect Zhou Qi

    Since Yao Ming 's 2011 retirement and Yi Jianlian's flameout in 2012, the NBA -obsessed people of China have yearned for another homegrown hero. To whomever that distinction falls, so too will the attention of over a billion star-thirsty onlookers...

    David Pick Written by David Pick about 10 days ago 19,905 reads 13 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on LeBron James and 2016 NBA Draft Plans

    After a tumultuous season that saw the team finish 17-65, the Los Angeles Lakers could be busy this offseason in free agency and the 2016 NBA draft...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 10 days ago 47,878 reads 3 comments

  13. NBA Draft 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Latest Mock Draft Predictions

    Hot on the heels of a thrilling Finals that went the full seven games and saw the Cleveland Cavaliers capture their maiden championship, the 2016 NBA draft is already almost here...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 days ago 3,606 reads 0 comments

  14. Ben Simmons Impresses with Ball Spin and Bottle Flip

    Superb ball-handling is part of what made Ben Simmons a potential top NBA draft pick. Here he is, showing off that dexterity by spinning a basketball and flipping a water bottle at the same time...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 10,146 reads 6 comments

  15. Rounding Up the Latest Boston Celtics Rumors Ahead of the 2016 NBA Draft

    With eight selections at his disposal (including three first-rounders), Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge is set for a busy evening at the June 23 draft ...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 10 days ago 35,641 reads 101 comments

  16. Top NBA Draft Prospects Go All-in for 'Space Jam 2' Auditions

    The top 2016 NBA draft prospects decided to test their acting skills with hopes of being cast in Space Jam 2 ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 days ago 7,002 reads 14 comments

  17. Ben Simmons Learns Valuable Lesson from D'Angelo Russell in New Foot Locker Ad

    Ben Simmons has long been projected to go as high as No. 1 in the NBA draft, and he'll learn his fate Thursday night. Though he doesn't yet have an official team, Simmons has hit the ground running on endorsements...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 207,273 reads 144 comments

  18. LeBron James: 5th Player to Win at Least 3 Finals MVPs

    Fact: LeBron James joins Shaquille O’Neal, Magic Johnson, Tim Duncan and Michael Jordan as the fifth player to win at least three NBA Finals MVP awards...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 10 days ago 34,276 reads 151 comments

  19. Handing out 2016's NBA Playoff Awards

    Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors' dream run was obliterated by one of the most stirring postseason conclusions in memory. LeBron James ascended, carrying his Cleveland Cavaliers with him, snatching up the only trophy that mattered...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 days ago 95,277 reads 282 comments

  20. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Potential 2016 Draft-Day Moves

    The 2016 NBA draft begins Thursday, and it appears the draftees will not be the only players joining new teams...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 10 days ago 74,681 reads 103 comments

  21. NBA Draft Expert's Ultimate Tale of the Tape: Ben Simmons vs. Brandon Ingram

    LSU's Ben Simmons and Duke's Brandon Ingram have sat atop NBA draft boards for months. They've separated themselves with flashes of potential and production to match exciting upside...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 10 days ago 29,538 reads 48 comments

  22. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Current Projections for Every 1st-Round Prospect

    On Thursday, 60 draft prospects will fulfill their dreams of being selected by an NBA team. But it’s not only an exciting time for the players—teams are also hoping ...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 10 days ago 7,827 reads 0 comments

  23. Jim Brown Says LeBron James Deserves Statue in Cleveland

    Browns Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown is perhaps the most iconic Cleveland sports figure of all time, but the legendary athlete believes Cavaliers megastar LeBron James deserves ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 15,562 reads 79 comments

  24. Prince Ibeh's Improbable Journey from Texas Bench to NBA Draft Boards

    Oklahoma got the switch it wanted when Texas Longhorns behemoth Prince Ibeh ended up on guard Isaiah Cousins...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 10 days ago 12,871 reads 9 comments

  25. Post-NBA Finals Power Rankings: Early 2016-17 Projections for All 30 Teams

    Let the Cleveland Cavaliers bask in the afterglow of their first-ever NBA title. They deserve it. But the 2015-16 season has been over for, like, a minute, and that means we're ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 10 days ago 4,162 reads 7 comments