1. Hawks' Dwight Howard Pranked Mother by Saying He Signed with Jazz

    Atlanta native Dwight Howard returned home and signed with the Hawks last summer. Before his homecoming, however, the jovial big man made his mother cry...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 22 days ago 64,043 reads 49 comments

  2. LeBron James Responds to Phil Jackson's Comment About Star's 'Posse'

    Like his business associate Maverick Carter, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James took issue with comments New York Knicks president Phil Jackson made in a recent interview with ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 22 days ago 369,429 reads 0 comments

  3. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Makes Circus Shot Against OKC

    He didn't even look. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope landed a near-miraculous circus shot in the fourth quarter of the Detroit Pistons ' showdown against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 23 days ago 2,362 reads 0 comments

  4. Monday NBA Roundup: New York Knicks Finding Fresh Identity

    Halfway through yet another abysmal defensive performance against the shell of the Dallas Mavericks on Monday, the New York Knicks steered into the skid. And it worked...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 23 days ago 39,649 reads 57 comments

  5. Russell Westbrook Throws It Down vs. the Pistons

    That's one way to start the game. Russell Westbrook kicked off the Oklahoma City Thunder 's matchup with the Detroit Pistons with a highlight-worthy dunk Monday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 23 days ago 3,560 reads 5 comments

  6. Miami Heat's $50 Million Investment in Tyler Johnson Already Paying Off

    MIAMI — It's hard to call Tyler Johnson's gap-toothed grin a $50 million smile. But then again, nothing about the 6'4" combo guard screams $50 million NBA star...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 23 days ago 33,459 reads 22 comments

  7. 3 Players Who Still Have to Step Up for the Golden State Warriors

    The Golden State Warriors (8-2) haven't reinvented roundball just yet. It turns out even a rotation featuring four NBA All-Stars needs time to adjust to two new starters and ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 23 days ago 16,515 reads 18 comments

  8. Andre Drummond Injury: Updates on Pistons Star's Ankle and Return

    Detroit Pistons big man Andre Drummond suffered a sprained right ankle that kept him out of the lineup against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 3,132 reads 1 comments

  9. UNINTERRUPTED: Nick Young Explains How God Gave Him the 'Swaggy P' Nickname

    Los Angeles Lakers swingman Nick Young explained on the Open Run podcast on the UNINTERRUPTED Podcast Network how he got the nickname "Swaggy P...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 23 days ago 2,328 reads 1 comments

  10. Doug McDermott Injury: Updates on Bulls Forward's Concussion and Return

    Chicago Bulls small forward Doug McDermott suffered a concussion on Nov. 14 against the Washington Wizards and has not played since. It is uncertain when he will return to action...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 23 days ago 9,319 reads 6 comments

  11. Long Known as Just a Scorer, James Harden Is Suddenly the NBA's Top Assist Man

    Ridiculous.  That's the word Houston Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni used in the bowels of the Toyota Center  after a recent practice. He was describing the numbers James Harden is putting up this season...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 23 days ago 13,005 reads 19 comments

  12. 3 Players Who Still Have to Step Up for Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers have outperformed low expectations in the early stages of the 2016-17 season, but there's still plenty of room for improvement, especially for specific players...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 23 days ago 26,416 reads 31 comments

  13. Klay Thompson Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Warriors Star

    Shooting guard Klay Thompson is a crucial part of a Golden State Warriors team that remains one of the favorites to win the NBA title this season, but there is some buzz he could be traded...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 23 days ago 280,085 reads 244 comments

  14. Oklahoma City Thunder Can't Expect Russell Westbrook to Fix Everything Himself

    Merely one week ago, the Oklahoma City Thunder were 6-1 and briefly sitting atop the Western Conference. It was the best start after seven games in the Oklahoma City era...

    Jon Hamm Written by Jon Hamm about 23 days ago 11,964 reads 27 comments

  15. Cleveland Cavaliers Chucking 3s at Historic Pace, with No Plans to Change Course

    CLEVELAND — When the Big Three of LeBron James , Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love was formed in 2014, a barrage of three-point shooting wasn't what most pictured from the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 23 days ago 19,802 reads 17 comments

  16. Back-to-Back Defensive Stops Lead to Deep Three from Stephen Curry

    Maybe the Golden State Warriors ' experiment with Kevin Durant will work out after all. After Warriors swingman Patrick McCaw rejected Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker late ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 24 days ago 36,714 reads 37 comments

  17. Serge Ibaka Scores Career-High 31 Points, Hits Game-Winner Against Former Team

    Serge Ibaka had his homecoming in Oklahoma City on Sunday evening, and he made the most of his opportunity to play against his former team...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 24 days ago 9,273 reads 7 comments

  18. Brandon Jennings Fined for Inappropriate Language Toward an Official

    New York Knicks guard Brandon Jennings was fined $15,000 on Sunday for "directing inappropriate language toward a game official and failing to leave the court in a timely manner" ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 24 days ago 2,349 reads 7 comments

  19. Dwyane Wade Dramatically Flops During Bulls-Wizards Game

    It looks like Dwyane Wade was being a bit theatrical on the court Saturday. During the Chicago Bulls ' matchup against the Washington Wizards , Wade delivered an Oscar-worthy flop when Wizards center Jason Smith lightly touched him on the back...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 25 days ago 9,545 reads 3 comments

  20. Derrick Favors Injury: Updates on Jazz Forward's Knee and Return

    Utah Jazz power forward Derrick Favors left Saturday's game against the Miami Heat with soreness in his left knee. However, he would not miss any additional game action. Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 25 days ago 6,387 reads 4 comments

  21. Paul George Injury: Updates on Pacers Star's Ankle and Return

    Indiana Pacers star Paul George hadn't played since Nov. 11 against the Philadelphia 76ers due to an ankle injury but is ready to return. Continue for updates. George Active vs...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 25 days ago 4,475 reads 9 comments

  22. Damian Lillard Comments on Violence, Damage in Donald Trump Protest

    Following protests against President-elect Donald Trump in Portland, Oregon, that turned violent Saturday, Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard urged citizens to not let their frustration lead to more people being injured or property damage...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 25 days ago 2,977 reads 0 comments

  23. Raptors Will Honor Toronto Huskies for Saturday Night's Game vs. Knicks

    The Toronto Raptors will honor their heritage by transforming into the Toronto Huskies for Saturday night's game versus the New York Knicks ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 25 days ago 18,218 reads 1 comments

  24. Joel Embiid Fooled People with Story About Killing a Lion as a 6-Year-Old

    Joel Embiid took an unconventional path to the NBA . During that journey, he toyed with stereotypes believed by his peers...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 25 days ago 18,990 reads 5 comments

  25. Warriors Embrace Antagonist Role with 'Super Villains' Party

    The Golden State Warriors are eager to play the bad guys. During Friday's day off, they gleefully promoted their role as the NBA 's top heels with "Super Villains" spelled out in giant balloons...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 25 days ago 3,980 reads 8 comments