1. Philadelphia 76ers Reached Peak Tanking in Dallas Mavericks Blowout

    Don't call the 0-8  Philadelphia 76ers a dumpster fire. That's an affront to smoldering refuse. General manager Sam Hinkie 's tanking effort is more like a deep space exploration into the outer reaches of awfulness...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 12 days ago 71,802 reads 142 comments

  2. Casey: Bulls 'Got on Our Heels' in 3rd Qtr

    One bad quarter was all it took to spoil the Raptors ' first scheduled game on U.S. national television in a dozen years...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 12 days ago 66 reads 0 comments

  3. DeRozan Moves to 3rd on TOR All-Time Scoring List

    Both teams traded buckets early in this one, but for a second straight game, the Raptors brought the required intensity from tip-off and were on their way to a rout by the end of the first quarter...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 12 days ago 138 reads 0 comments

  4. Sixers Fall Apart in 123-70 Loss to Mavericks

    DALLAS - So much for getting a lift. The 76ers were humiliated Thursday night in a 123-70 loss to the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center. The 53-point setback was their worst since a 56-point loss to the Seattle SuperSonics in 1993...

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  5. Game over Before It Starts for 76ers

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  6. Watch: Johnson Hammers Dunk off No-Look Pass

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  7. Watch: Johnson Hammers Dunk off No-Look Pass

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  8. DeRozan Moves to 3rd on TOR All-Time Scoring List

    Congrats to @DeMar_DeRozan on moving into 3rd place on the # Raptors all-time scoring list! #WeTheNorth #RTZ http://t...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 12 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  9. K.J. McDaniels to Make His 1st Start Tonight

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  10. MCW Should Blame Hinkie, Not Media, for Tanking Talk

    Michael Carter-Williams, the reigning rookie of the year, has penned an interesting piece on the perception of his Philadelphia 76ers as a tanking team...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 12 days ago 369 reads 0 comments

  11. Chris Herring: In-Depth Analysis of the New York Knicks' Defensive Struggles

    The New York Knicks defense has been ranking toward the bottom of the league this season, giving up wide-open three-pointers, lacking effort and not having those defensive stoppers who can anchor the team's defense...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 13 days ago 1,095 reads 4 comments

  12. Early-Season Stock Watch: Who's Rising and Falling for the New York Knicks?

    The New York Knicks entered the season with hopes of turning last year into a mirage by returning to playoff contention. Carmelo Anthony has turned up his game by becoming more of a playmaker...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 13 days ago 3,228 reads 17 comments

  13. Are Toronto Raptors Legit Threats in the East?

    Title contention is a fluid concept for the NBA 's Eastern Conference teams, most of which fall outside the hypercompetitive championship-chasing circle...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 13 days ago 7,555 reads 48 comments

  14. Ex-Toronto Raptor Alvin Robertson Facing Sexual Assault And...

    By the time Alvin Robertson sunk the first basket in Toronto Raptors history — a 25-foot, three-point jumper — he already had a lengthy rap sheet and a lousy reputation...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 147 reads 0 comments

  15. James Johnson Is 'spicy and Crazy' and Also Good at Defence

    For so long on Tuesday night, Orlando 's starting centre, Nikola Vucevic, and starting small forward, Tobias Harris, looked too big and too skilled for their Raptors counterparts...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 83 reads 0 comments

  16. Michael Carter-Williams Discusses Tanking in Column for The Players' Tribune

    The Philadelphia 76ers front office has routinely been accused of purposely putting together a bad team to collect high draft picks in recent seasons. However, if you want to talk about tanking, don't do it with Michael Carter-Williams ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 13 days ago 28,265 reads 105 comments

  17. Don't Talk to Me About Tanking

    Picture this: Two grown men sitting on a couch in the middle of the day with protein shakes in hand, watching Ellen .....

    Dan Steckenberg Written by Dan Steckenberg about 13 days ago 123 reads 0 comments

  18. Kelly Olynyk Is Having a Breakout Season for the Boston Celtics

    Kelly Olynyk is quietly putting together one hell of a run to start the season. It is time for people to start taking notice.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 230 reads 0 comments

  19. Phil Jackson, Derek Fisher Differ on Triangle Learning Curve

    Knicks coach Derek Fisher distanced himself from Phil Jackson's comments earlier this week in which the team president said he will know by December which players will master the triangle offense and which players won't...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 411 reads 0 comments

  20. JR Smith Pulls the Ultimate JR Smith, Bricks Potential Game-Winner off Glass

    J.R. Smith arrives in the clutch. Exactly which version of Smith shows up, however, can never be known until it’s way too late...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 13 days ago 155,965 reads 179 comments

  21. Grab Tickets for Jazz vs. Knicks Now!

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  22. Can Shane Larkin Swipe Starting Point Guard Gig from Jose Calderon?

    As expected, the New York Knicks are going through growing pains in the early stages of the 2014-15 NBA season, as they try to establish the triangle offense and a consistent defensive system...

    Ciaran Gowan Written by Ciaran Gowan about 13 days ago 5,773 reads 26 comments

  23. 5 Players Boston Celtics Are Most Likely to Target in a Potential Trade

    While most NBA teams, the Boston Celtics included, are still sorting through their rosters and trying to figure out minute allotment and an identity, it is never too early to look ahead and start sizing up potential trade targets...

    Mike Walsh Written by Mike Walsh about 13 days ago 18,395 reads 49 comments

  24. Early-Season Trade Targets for Philadelphia 76ers

    The Philadelphia 76ers are in a rare position when it comes to who they will most likely target in a potential trade...

    Zachary Arthur Written by Zachary Arthur about 13 days ago 12,298 reads 22 comments

  25. Hollins on Collapse: 'We Lost Our Aggressiveness'

    Lopez, who sat for the entire fourth quarter in Sunday's victory over the Magic , went scoreless in the second half on 0-for-6 shooting, finishing with 16 points and just three rebounds...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 13 days ago 26 reads 0 comments