1. 2014 NBA Postseason Can't Come Soon Enough for Miami Heat

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — There have been 27 losses this season for the Miami Heat , and unless James Jones and Justin Hamilton and Toney Douglas torch the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday, there could well be a 28th...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 1 day ago 21,310 reads 107 comments

  2. How Would LeBron James' Legacy Change with a Three-Peat?

    Winning a third title in as many seasons would be a substantial boost to LeBron James legacy, but it might not matter as much as we think. James is playing a strange game right now...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 3 days ago 22,667 reads 199 comments

  3. Hawks' Playoff Clinching Win over Heat Is False Preview of Possible 1-8 Matchup

    Give this to the Atlanta Hawks : They showed up on Saturday night. Needing only to win one of their final three games to clinch the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference, and knowing ...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 3 days ago 10,823 reads 96 comments

  4. Miami Heat Proving Why They Remain Favorites to Reach NBA Finals

    Dwyane Wade has officially become the cherry on top. The Miami Heat looked just fine without him Friday night, and they've held their own in his absence recently, going 7-4 in their last 11 games when he's sat out...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 3 days ago 7,000 reads 33 comments

  5. LeBron James Has Perfect Reaction to Corey Brewer's 51-Point Night

    Minnesota Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer put up 51 points Friday night in the T-Wolves' showdown with the Houston Rockets. The former Florida Gator is averaging 12.2 points this season and 10 over his seven-year career...

    Jake Silver Written by Jake Silver about 4 days ago 263,074 reads 324 comments

  6. Andre Knott: 75% Chance LeBron James & Kyrie Irving Team Up on Cavs in Future

    Now that the city of Cleveland, Ohio, has had time to lick its wounds after LeBron James left the Cavaliers for greener pastures in free agency, fans everywhere are wondering if the Akron-born superstar will ever return to play for his hometown team.

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 days ago 10,041 reads 63 comments

  7. NBA Rules Mason Plumlee Did Not Foul LeBron James on Crunch-Time Dunk Attempt

    Brooklyn Nets big man Mason Plumlee made of the most clutch defensive plays of the season in Tuesday's win over the Miami Heat ...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 5 days ago 48,701 reads 311 comments

  8. Heat's LeBron James Becomes 4th Player in NBA History with 9 2,000-Point Seasons

    Miami Heat forward LeBron James reached 2,000 points for the season in Wednesday's loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, becoming just the fourth player in NBA history to score 2,000-plus ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 5 days ago 2,609 reads 0 comments

  9. Will Anybody Vouch for LeBron James as MVP?

    The shift from vocal support to utter silence was a gradual one, but it's almost impossible to find anyone who'll speak out in favor of LeBron James ' MVP credentials these days...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 5 days ago 15,827 reads 176 comments

  10. New Kicks Kevin Durant and LeBron James Will Rock in the Playoffs

    Over the past three years, Nike has rewarded its signature NBA ballers with "Elite" lines for their respective shoes...

    Lance Fresh Written by Lance Fresh about 6 days ago 62,774 reads 45 comments

  11. LeBron James Joins Elite Company with 9th 2,000-Point Season

    LeBron James is a machine. Give the man an 82-game regular season, and he will give you at least 2000 points...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 6 days ago 9,632 reads 70 comments

  12. LeBron James Pounds Reverse Putback Slam Against Memphis Grizzlies

    LeBron James earned some extra style points for throwing down a rare reverse putback jam against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 6 days ago 12,149 reads 14 comments

  13. Mason Plumlee's Epic Block on LeBron James Didn't Get Him off Towel Duty

    Heroes are born in an instant, rising from the depths of relative obscurity to steal the spotlight and the hearts of fans. Oh, and heroes are sometimes on towel duty...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 7 days ago 56,323 reads 160 comments

  14. Brooklyn Nets 1st Team Ever to Sweep LeBron James in Regular Season

    Either Brooklyn Nets rookie center Mason Plumlee made the defensive play of the year or four-time MVP LeBron James got burned by a swallowed whistle. The court of public opinion hasn't yet settled on a verdict, but it doesn't need to...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 days ago 5,259 reads 14 comments

  15. LeBron James: Scrutiny of Indiana Pacers Doesn't Compare to 2011 Miami Heat

    LeBron James ought to remember that not everything in the NBA is a competition. Negative attention has consumed the Indiana Pacers since they fell from their early season pedestal ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 days ago 19,181 reads 216 comments

  16. Brooklyn Nets Stuff LeBron James, Miami Heat...Again

    MIAMI — Swarm. That's what Rashard Lewis saw, heard, felt. "Damn near the whole defense just collapsed down on me, like three people, so I just dribbled through," the Heat forward said, after Tuesday's 88-87 loss to Brooklyn...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 7 days ago 48,993 reads 434 comments

  17. LeBron James: I'd Be 'Very Surprised' If John Calipari Made Leap to NBA

    Even before his Kentucky Wildcats lost the National Championship to Connecticut, rumors were already flying that head coach John Calipari would again make the transition to the NBA ...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 7 days ago 12,697 reads 30 comments

  18. Cleveland Cavaliers Can't Afford to Let Kyrie Irving Be Their Next LeBron James

    If you think calling Kyrie Irving "the next LeBron James " is a compliment, think again. In his brief NBA tenure, the Cleveland Cavaliers point guard has filled the role LBJ vacated in all the wrong ways...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 8 days ago 1,219 reads 5 comments

  19. 5 Miami Heat Players Who Must Step Up for the NBA Playoffs

    The Miami Heat are led by three stars, but the role players have played significant and saving roles in each of their championship runs...

    Wes Goldberg Written by Wes Goldberg about 8 days ago 2,651 reads 2 comments

  20. LeBron James' Impressive Scoring Prowess Demands More Respect

    Four-time MVP and Miami Heat megastar LeBron James continues to turn the NBA history books into his autobiography. They say records are made to be broken, and James has apparently adopted that claim as a personal challenge...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 days ago 29,156 reads 284 comments

  21. Miami Heat's Crunch-Time Execution Still Lacking as Playoffs Approach

    MIAMI — Kevin Love raised his arms, extended his elbows, joined his hands and pressed his knuckles against this head, all in understated exasperation. It was happening again...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 11 days ago 22,654 reads 106 comments

  22. LeBron James Becomes Youngest Player to Reach 23,000 Points in NBA History

    Though his Miami Heat fell to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night, LeBron James achieved a feat unsurpassed in the annals of the NBA ...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 11 days ago 32,439 reads 297 comments

  23. Ranking Kevin Durant's Season with Greatest Scoring Wings in NBA History

    Kevin Durant is in the midst of what has arguably been the best scoring season of his career. The Oklahoma City Thunder forward is averaging a career-high and league-leading 32...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 11 days ago 39,048 reads 197 comments

  24. LeBron James Has No Advice for Kevin Love's Upcoming Free Agency

    By now LeBron James qualifies as the wise old wizard of free-agent decisions. His was so defining that it was universally spelled with a capital "D...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 11 days ago 23,129 reads 97 comments

  25. What If LeBron James Runs out of Gas in the Playoffs?

    Whenever things have looked grim during the Miami Heat 's Big Three era, they've been able to rely on LeBron James , the one unshakable pillar steadying their organization with his singular greatness...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 12 days ago 15,578 reads 159 comments