1. Why Markelle Fultz Is a Perfect Fit for Philadelphia 76ers

    The Philadelphia 76ers gave up two first-round picks to move up and take Washington point guard Markelle Fultz first in the 2017 NBA draft. That alone should make Sixers fans feel emboldened and worried at the same time...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 8,254 reads 0 comments

  2. Carmelo Anthony Rumors: Cavs Would Be Leading Contender If Knicks Buy Out SF

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are considered "leading contenders" to sign Carmelo Anthony should he secure a buyout from the New York Knicks this offseason. Marc Stein and Chris Haynes of ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 212,776 reads 0 comments

  3. KJ McDaniels' Nets Team Option Reportedly to Be Declined; Will Become Free Agent

    K.J. McDaniels is reportedly heading to free agency this offseason. On Sunday, Shams Charania of The Vertical cited sources who said the Brooklyn Nets plan on declining their ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 11,736 reads 0 comments

  4. Kevin Durant Isn't a Fan of the Philadelphia 76ers' 'FEDS' Nickname

    As an NBA champion, you can talk the talk because you walked the walk. And Golden State Warriors star and Finals MVP Kevin Durant isn't pulling punches when it comes to the youth movement of the Philadelphia 76ers...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 3 months ago 132,700 reads 0 comments

  5. Frank Ntilikina Says He'll 'Play Great With' Kristaps Porzingis for Knicks

    New York Knicks point guard Frank Ntilikina is hoping to make a splash when he debuts in the Big Apple this fall, and he told reporters at his introductory press conference he envisions a seamless partnership with Kristaps Porzingis ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 15,411 reads 0 comments

  6. Kristaps Porzingis Trade Rumors: NY Reportedly May Revisit Talks for Star PF

    Kristaps Porzingis is still a member of the New York Knicks , though that doesn't mean the team has shut the door on a possible trade of the 21-year-old star...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 12,968 reads 0 comments

  7. Charles Oakley Says Kristaps Porzingis Wrong for Skipping Knicks Exit Meeting

    Charles Oakley has had his differences with New York Knicks owner James Dolan , but the former NBA All-Star is siding with the team in the case of Kristaps Porzingis skipping his end-of-season exit meeting...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 13,330 reads 0 comments

  8. Danny Ainge Says Isaiah Thomas' Hip Injury Could Still Require Surgery

    Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge told reporters Friday that while point guard Isaiah Thomas is doing "much better," his hip injury could still require surgery at some point during the offseason...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 16,907 reads 0 comments

  9. Jae Crowder 'Likes' Several Negative Fan Comments on Twitter

    Jae Crowder is letting his online haters be his motivators, it seems. The Celtics forward was recently spotted "liking" several negative comments from Celtics fans, particularly ones noting how much they hoped the player got booted from the team...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 3 months ago 353 reads 0 comments

  10. Markelle Fultz Says 76ers Are Playoff Team After Being Picked No. 1 in NBA Draft

    Markelle Fultz hasn't been a member of the Philadelphia 76ers for 24 hours yet, but he's already setting the bar high in advance of his rookie season...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 7,563 reads 0 comments

  11. When the Going Gets Tough, New York Knicks Owner James Dolan...Plays a Gig?

    NEW YORK — It's NBA draft night, and James Dolan’s Knicks are on the clock—but Dolan is nowhere to be found. Or, actually, it’s pretty easy to find him; it’s just that he’s nowhere near the Knicks...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Leo Sepkowitz about 3 months ago 24,639 reads 0 comments

  12. Undrafted Isaiah Briscoe, Melo Trimble to Play for 76ers Summer League

    The Philadelphia 76ers came to terms Friday with two of the biggest names to go undrafted in Thursday's 2017 NBA draft in the form of Kentucky guard Isaiah Briscoe and Maryland guard Melo Trimble...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 6,847 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Draft Crowd Chanted for Phil Jackson to Be Fired Before Knicks Made Pick

    Prior to the New York Knicks ' final selection in Thursday's 2017 NBA draft, Knicks fans chanted for the team to fire president Phil Jackson . As seen in the following video courtesy of ESPN New York 98...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 11,327 reads 0 comments

  14. Nigel Hayes to Play for Knicks in Summer League After Going Undrafted

    Former Wisconsin standout Nigel Hayes came to terms on a deal with the New York Knicks on Friday to play for their summer league team...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 13,378 reads 0 comments

  15. 5 NBA Teams That Could Convince Carmelo Anthony to Waive No-Trade Clause

    It's tough to tell how seriously the New York Knicks have considered moving Kristaps Porzingis . Trade talks have reportedly taken place, but a source told ESPN's Dave McMenamin that New York's asking price has been "ridiculous...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 32,424 reads 0 comments

  16. Danny Ainge on Josh Jackson's Skipped Workout: 'Didn't Want to Play for Celtics'

    Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge told reporters Thursday night he never spoke with Josh Jackson in advance of the NBA draft and that a cancelled ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 14,739 reads 0 comments

  17. Kristaps Porzingis Escapes Trade Rumors for Now, but Knicks Drama Far from over

    BROOKLYN — This should, and could have been a successful night for the New York Knicks . They got their man, French guard Frank Ntilikina, whom they selected No. 8 overall in Thursday night’s NBA draft...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 3 months ago 45,464 reads 0 comments

  18. Celtics Pick Semi Ojeleye No. 37 After Taking Jayson Tatum No. 3 in NBA Draft

    Semi Ojeleye transferred away from a basketball powerhouse during his collegiate career, and the move ultimately landed him in the NBA . The Boston Celtics selected Ojeleye with the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 24,536 reads 0 comments

  19. Jayson Tatum NBA Draft 2017: Scouting Report, Grade for Celtics Rookie

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see hardwood analysis on a daily basis. You've never been so ready for some basketball...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 3 months ago 1,801 reads 0 comments

  20. 76ers Trade Up to Pick Anzejs Pasecniks in NBA Draft After Taking Markelle Fultz

    The Philadelphia 76ers added a potential high-upside player with the No. 25 pick of the 2017 NBA draft, acquiring the draft rights to center Anzejs Pasecniks out of Latvia in a proposed trade with the Orlando Magic ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 18,706 reads 0 comments

  21. Lonzo Ball Says It's 'Funny' Joel Embiid Told Ben Simmons to Dunk on Him

    If Thursday night was any indication, the Philadelphia 76ers and Los Angeles Lakers may soon have a little rivalry on their hands. Shortly after the Lakers selected Lonzo Ball with the second pick in the 2017 NBA draft, 2016 No...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 39,625 reads 0 comments

  22. Raptors Pick OG Anunoby at No. 23 in 2017 NBA Draft Amid Kyle Lowry Rumors

    OG Anunoby 's sophomore season at Indiana came to a premature end because of a serious knee injury, but that didn't stop the Toronto Raptors from selecting him with the No. 23 pick Thursday in the 2017 NBA draft...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 18,271 reads 0 comments

  23. Nets Pick Jarrett Allen No. 22 in NBA Draft After Trading for D'Angelo Russell

    The Brooklyn Nets selected Texas center Jarrett Allen with the No. 22 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft, where they hope to have landed a big man who has slipped a little under the radar...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 6,085 reads 0 comments

  24. Paul George Celtics, Pacers Trade Talks Reportedly Stall Amid NBA Draft

    The Boston Celtics and Indiana Pacers were engaged in trade talks centered around Paul George during the early stages of Thursday night's NBA draft, but a deal is starting to look unlikely...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 54,514 reads 0 comments

  25. Knicks Select Frank Ntilikina in NBA Draft Amid Kristaps Porzingis Trade Rumors

    The 2017 NBA draft's top international prospect just went off the board, as the New York Knicks selected French point guard Frank Ntilikina. The explosive guard has spent his entire professional career with SIG Strasbourg in France...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 24,646 reads 0 comments