1. Kevin Martin Illness: Updates on Spurs Guard's Status and Return

    San Antonio Spurs guard Kevin Martin was recovering from an illness that forced him to miss some time, but he's ready to return. Continue for updates. Martin Active vs...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 days ago 4,382 reads 6 comments

  2. NBA Playoffs 2016: Updated Championship Odds, Bracket Picture and Predictions

    At long last, the 2016 NBA Playoffs are underway. The first round is usually viewed as dull and uneventful, but this year's opening act has provided us with plenty of intrigue...

    Justin Neuman Written by Justin Neuman about 10 days ago 20,489 reads 0 comments

  3. Paul George, Jonas Valanciunas Talk Physical Play in Pacers vs. Raptors Series

    Indiana Pacers forward Paul George was none too pleased with the physical play of the Toronto Raptors ' Jonas Valanciunas during the Pacers' 100-83 win in Game 4 of the teams' first-round playoff series Saturday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 11,414 reads 89 comments

  4. NBA Playoff Schedule 2016: TV Guide, Live Stream Schedule for Sunday Games

    The 2016 NBA postseason keeps on chugging right along with four games on Sunday, three of them featuring the top contenders for the Larry O'Brien Trophy...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 10 days ago 4,669 reads 1 comments

  5. Damian Lillard Helps Keep Trail Blazers' Dark-Horse Dreams Alive

    PORTLAND, Ore. — Damian Lillard wasn ’t going to let the Portland Trail Blazers fold...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 10 days ago 3,140 reads 10 comments

  6. Russell Westbrook Gets into an Argument with Salah Mejri, Double Technical Given

    Tensions were running high between the Dallas Mavericks and the Oklahoma City Thunder again Saturday night during Game 4 of the teams' first-round series...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 days ago 575,867 reads 27 comments

  7. Why We're Still Not Sure If the OKC Thunder Are Title Contenders

    These aren't the Oklahoma City Thunder you're looking for —not if you're expecting a bona fide NBA title contender, that is...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 10 days ago 36,236 reads 106 comments

  8. Jeff Teague Knows This Could Be the Final Ride for These Atlanta Hawks

    BOSTON — Jeff Teague has spent his entire seven-year NBA career with the Atlanta Hawks , but as recently as two months ago, it wasn't clear the point guard was still wanted in Atlanta...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 10 days ago 15,589 reads 15 comments

  9. Cleveland Cavaliers Finally Unlocking Secret of the Big 3

    Just weeks ago, the Cleveland Cavaliers ' Big Three was still being questioned for fit, chemistry and maximization of collective talent...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 11 days ago 64,334 reads 81 comments

  10. Russell Westbrook Rises to Throw Down the Jam, Slams It Against the Rim Instead

    It must have been opposite day at American Airlines Center on Saturday. Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook looked like he was about to wreak havoc on the rim during ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 days ago 2,705 reads 2 comments

  11. Don't Jump on Charlotte Hornets' Bandwagon Just Yet After Big Game 3 Win

    The fiery-hot shooting that powered the Miami Heat to consecutive double-digit victories over the Charlotte Hornets wasn't going to last forever. Even Miami's sharpshooters could admit to that...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 11 days ago 27,577 reads 105 comments

  12. James Harden Comments on NBA Ruling He Pushed Off on Game-Winner vs. Warriors

    James Harden scored the game-winning basket over Andre Iguodala with 2.7 seconds left to give the Houston Rockets a 97-96 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Thursday's ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 days ago 9,859 reads 4 comments

  13. Paul George Gets into a Mini Scuffle with Jonas Valanciunas and DeMarre Carroll

    Things got a little heated between Paul George and the Toronto Raptors on Saturday. With Indiana Pacers big man Ian Mahinmi at the free-throw line in the fourth quarter ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 days ago 22,574 reads 34 comments

  14. Celtics' Marcus Smart Fined for Absurd Flop Against Hawks

    There is a new contender for worst NBA flop ever, folks. We're talking next-level diving. What Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart did in Game 3 of his team's first-round playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks defies explanation...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 11 days ago 18,269 reads 116 comments

  15. Mike Conley Wins 2015-16 NBA Sportsmanship Award

    The Memphis Grizzlies announced on Saturday that point guard Mike Conley has won the Joe Dumars Trophy for the NBA 's 2015-16 Sportsmanship Award...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 days ago 5,896 reads 44 comments

  16. Leaked Sacramento Kings Logos Look Awesome

    The Sacramento Kings will have new logos to go with their new arena for the 2016-17 season. And if the leaked images are to be believed, they are going to be awesome...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 11 days ago 53,245 reads 63 comments

  17. NBA Playoffs 2016: Updated Postseason Bracket Picture, Results and Predictions

    Unfortunately, there's no fast-forward button for the NBA postseason. This year's first round has fans longing for the old best-of-five format...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 days ago 7,140 reads 0 comments

  18. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, April 23, 2016

    Fact: San Antonio Spurs ' Kawhi Leonard is the 1st player with 30 points, 5 blocks and no turnovers in a playoff game since Shaquille O'Neal on May 20, 2000...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 11 days ago 12,991 reads 4 comments

  19. Isaiah Thomas, Dennis Schroder Comment on Game 3 Incident

    Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas denied intentionally hitting Dennis Schroder of the Atlanta Hawks in the head during Game 3 of their first-round playoff series Friday night...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 days ago 9,777 reads 19 comments

  20. Trail Blazers Must Correct Offensive Woes to Dream of an Upset

    PORTLAND, Ore. — In a first round that has been heavy on blowouts and light on real drama, the Portland Trail Blazers were supposed to be the Western Conference’s one shot at an upset...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 11 days ago 12,608 reads 37 comments

  21. Isaiah Thomas, Celtics Keeping NBA Playoff Hopes Alive Amid Adversity

    Isaiah Thomas and the Boston Celtics needed their 111-103 Game 3 victory over the Atlanta Hawks Friday night. Quite obviously, they needed it to avoid the 3-0 grave from which no NBA team has ever escaped...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 11 days ago 13,776 reads 77 comments

  22. Cavs Earning Battle-Tested Label Early in Playoffs, but at What Cost?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are just one win away from advancing to the Eastern Conference Semifinals, although it's been far from an easy ride...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 11 days ago 106,502 reads 396 comments

  23. Memphis Grizzlies Mascot Fires Up Crowd with WWE-Style Takedown of Other Mascots

    The Memphis Grizzlies have a little thing called competitive fire. Just ask their mascot, Grizz. In the spirit of his squad's fight to defend their home court against their Southwest ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 11 days ago 1,745 reads 5 comments

  24. Al Horford Rotates 180 Degrees Mid-Air for Dish to Kyle Korver

    Al Horford has entered another dimension. In one glorious, sweeping motion, the Atlanta Hawks big man high-pointed a Dennis Schroder pass, rotated 180 degrees and dished to a waiting Kyle Korver for a corner three-pointer...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 12 days ago 6,574 reads 1 comments

  25. Paul George Is Proving He's Back, Even If His Indiana Pacers Aren't Yet

    Paul George is a superstar again. He's been back for a while, but the Toronto Raptors are noticing it more than ever in the playoffs. "He is playing unbelievable," Kyle Lowry told Bleacher Report...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about 12 days ago 24,702 reads 101 comments