1. Joel Embiid Powers Through Marquese Chriss for the Slam

    Joel Embiid just moved through Marquese Chriss as if he were a ghost. During the first quarter of Friday night's matchup between the Phoenix Suns and the Philadelphia 76ers , Embiid ran for an early dunk to pull Philly up to a 3-3 tie...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 3 months ago 3,385 reads 0 comments

  2. Quarter-Season Grades for Each New York Knicks Player

    The fall semester is over. Time for the New York Knicks to go home for the holidays and either brag about or apologize for the grades they've earned...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 3 months ago 10,074 reads 18 comments

  3. Quarter-Season Grades for Each Boston Celtics Player

    The Boston Celtics faced high expectations this preseason, but they have struggled to live up to that hype a quarter of the way through their 2016-17 campaign...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 months ago 6,557 reads 6 comments

  4. Nerlens Noel Benched by 76ers: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Nerlens Noel 's vocal outburst about his playing time has led the Philadelphia 76ers to bench their young power forward for the time being...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 9,975 reads 27 comments

  5. Raptors Mascot Drops TV Giveaway Down Stairs

    This is why Santa Claus uses reindeer and a sled to deliver gifts. During the Toronto Raptors ' Friday night contest against the Atlanta Hawks at Air Canada Centre, the team's mascot tried to deliver a TV to a lucky contest winner...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 3,312 reads 2 comments

  6. Nerlens Noel Comments on Playing Time in Loss vs. Lakers

    Philadelphia 76ers power forward Nerlens Noel expressed frustration with the team's frontcourt rotation after playing just 18 total minutes in his first two appearances of the season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 32,340 reads 46 comments

  7. NY Knicks' Offense Is Improved, Yet Still Looks Doomed to Mediocrity

    NEW YORK — It’s been a strange season so far for the Knicks . They’re 14-12 and owners of the fourth-best record in the Eastern Conference, yet they’ve also been outscored by 3...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 3 months ago 4,065 reads 13 comments

  8. Overlooked No More, Brooklyn Nets' Sean Kilpatrick Is the Real Deal

    At the end of a surprise double-overtime victory against the Los Angeles Clippers on Nov. 29, Sean Kilpatrick made his way off the floor, embracing each of his Brooklyn Nets teammates as he went...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 20,749 reads 15 comments

  9. B/R Makes Special 'Star Wars' Video for Terrence Ross Dunk

    Toronto Raptors forward Terrence Ross terrorized the rim during Wednesday's 123-114 win over the Philadelphia 76ers . Bleacher Report decided to honor that moment in anticipation of Friday morning's Rogue One: A Star Wars Story release...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 3,828 reads 1 comments

  10. Jerryd Bayless Injury: Updates on 76ers PG's Recovery from Wrist Surgery

    The Philadelphia 76ers announced they will be without guard Jerryd Bayless for the remainder of the 2016-17 season after he underwent successful surgery for a torn ligament in his wrist, per Tom Moore of Calkins Media...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 2,093 reads 3 comments

  11. From Hardwood to 'Hulk': Jeremy Lin Makes Cameo in Latest Marvel Comic

    Marvel is getting a helping hand from Brooklyn Nets point guard Jeremy Lin in its latest issue of Totally Awesome Hulk . Check out his big assist above...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 2,413 reads 0 comments

  12. Phil Jackson Enjoying His Knicks Reunion so Much, He's Planning Long-Term Stay

    PHOENIX — He truly enjoys living in New York. He truly is committed to the Knicks . So midway through his five-year contract as Knicks president, Phil Jackson isn't expected to go anywhere ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 months ago 41,340 reads 42 comments

  13. Jaylen Brown Robs Manu Ginobili, Coasts for Easy Dunk

    Boston Celtics rookie Jaylen Brown introduced himself to San Antonio Spurs veteran Manu Ginobili in a rather disrespectful way Wednesday evening...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 2,142 reads 3 comments

  14. DeMar DeRozan Posterizes Jahlil Okafor

    Click click, Jahlil Okafor. Late in the second quarter of Wednesday's game between the Toronto Raptors and Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center, Toronto guard DeMar DeRozan completed a solo journey into the paint...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 2,122 reads 4 comments

  15. Kristaps Porzingis Throws Down 1-Handed Alley-Oop in 4th Quarter vs. Suns

    In the third quarter of Tuesday's matchup against the Phoenix Suns , New York Knicks big man Kristaps Porzingis got into an altercation with Marquese Chriss...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 7,816 reads 3 comments

  16. Kyle Lowry Offers DeMar DeRozan His Raptors Hat During Interview

    Selflessness comes with the territory for elite NBA point guards, and Kyle Lowry proved it by offering an assist off the court to DeMar DeRozan. According to Basketball-Reference...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 14,474 reads 4 comments

  17. Monday NBA Roundup: Raptors' Old-School Offense Looks Historically Potent

    With every offensive explosion, buckets-from-all-angles barrage and 30-point quarter, it's getting clearer: Nobody told DeMar DeRozan or the Toronto Raptors about regression...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 months ago 28,845 reads 68 comments

  18. Raptors' Terrence Ross Fails Dunk Attempt Against the Bucks

    Terrence Ross got just a little too cocky against the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday. With an 18-point lead over the Bucks in the fourth quarter, the Toronto Raptors swingman attempted a windmill dunk in transition...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 3 months ago 5,100 reads 1 comments

  19. Toronto's Pascal Siakam Blocks Giannis Antetokounmpo's Layup

    Toronto Raptors big man Pascal Siakam crushed Milwaukee Bucks swingman Giannis Antetokounmpo 's shot during the Milwaukee -Toronto game Monday at Air Canada Centre...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 3 months ago 1,963 reads 2 comments

  20. Carmelo Anthony, Phil Jackson Discuss Comments Executive Made About Knicks Star

    Carmelo Anthony and Phil Jackson have been engaged in a contentious public feud since the New York Knicks president called out his star player for being a ball-stopper in a Dec...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 7,470 reads 10 comments

  21. Joel Embiid Injury: Updates on 76ers Star's Elbow and Return

    The Philadelphia 76ers announced Saturday that center Joel Embiid will miss Sunday's game against the Detroit Pistons as a result of right elbow inflammation. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 4,426 reads 3 comments

  22. Kyle Lowry's Quiet, Dominant Season Comes with 1 Real Concern

    BOSTON — Forget about his dead-eye three-point shot, pick-and-roll wizardry or general relentlessness on every possession. Nothing is more impressive (and potentially worrisome) about Kyle Lowry ’s season than the minutes...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 4 months ago 34,350 reads 50 comments

  23. Kyle Lowry Crashes DeMar DeRozan's Postgame Interview Following Raptors-Celtics

    The Toronto Raptors know when to hone in on a good thing. On Friday night, their good thing was Kyle Lowry —and he wasn't afraid to crash DeMar DeRozan's interview to let everyone know he knew it too...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 4 months ago 4,927 reads 3 comments

  24. Carmelo Anthony Becomes 5th Active NBA Player with 23,000 Career Points

    New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony became the fifth active NBA player to score 23,000 points Friday during the first half of his team's game against the Sacramento Kings , according to NBA TV on Twitter ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 6,949 reads 4 comments

  25. Injured Isaiah Thomas Plays NBA 2K on the Celtics Jumbotron with Kids

    Since he can't get any action in Friday night's faceoff against the Toronto Raptors , Isaiah Thomas took the virtual route...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 4 months ago 12,673 reads 10 comments