1. Raptors 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Toronto Raptors were just two wins away from making their first NBA Finals, falling in six games to the eventual champion Cleveland Cavaliers . It was the third straight season that they recorded 48 or more wins and made the postseason...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 3,322 reads 8 comments

  2. 76ers 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    It's time for the Philadelphia 76ers ' rise up the Eastern Conference standings to begin. Although the franchise remains years away from potential championship contention, the front office will hope last season's 10 wins are a thing of the past...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 6,765 reads 4 comments

  3. Nets 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Brooklyn Nets approach the 2016-17 season after holding the league's third-worst record at 21-61 last year. It was the third time in the past six seasons they've won less than 25 games and the sixth time since 2008 they've missed the playoffs...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 2,925 reads 5 comments

  4. Carmelo Anthony Passed LeBron James to Become USA Basketball All-Time Pts Leader

    Fact: Carmelo Anthony had 31 points in Team USA's 98-88 victory over Australia on Wednesday. Anthony (293 points) has now passed LeBron James (273 points) for the most career points in U...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 1 month ago 19,704 reads 61 comments

  5. Drake Brings 'The Legendary D. Rose' and Son on Stage During MSG Show

    Derrick Rose is now the man of Madison Square Garden. At least Drake thinks so. While performing his second consecutive show at the famed venue, the hip-hop star requested his fans ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 29,673 reads 50 comments

  6. Joel Embiid Thinks New Instagram Update Is 'A Better Way to Slide in DMs'

    Joel Embiid has never played an NBA game, but the 22-year-old is a social media legend. From recruiting LeBron James on Twitter to pursuing pop star Rihanna, the Philadelphia 76ers big man has built a large following online...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 18,436 reads 13 comments

  7. DeMar DeRozan Comments on 360 Dunk, Raptors, New Contract, More

    DeMar DeRozan has brought a different kind of swagger to Team USA leading into the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, though some of the things he hasn't done haven't connected with head coach Mike Krzyzewski...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 26,106 reads 41 comments

  8. Realistic Expectations for the NY Knicks' 2016-17 Starting Lineup

    Never underestimate the power of fun. It apparently played a role in Kevin Durant 's decision to sign with the Golden State Warriors ...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 2 months ago 42,200 reads 99 comments

  9. Which Boston Celtics Rookies Should Make the 2016-17 Roster?

    Barring any major moves, the Boston Celtics ' core for next season is already established. But roster spots are still up for grabs, and plenty of young candidates are fighting for them...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 2 months ago 19,288 reads 36 comments

  10. Why Did Phoenix Suns Legend Amar'e Stoudemire Retire as a New York Knick?

    Most of what you'll read Tuesday will be about how Amar'e Stoudemire revitalized New York Knicks basketball...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 2 months ago 82,572 reads 108 comments

  11. Realistic Expectations for Toronto Raptors Rookie Jakob Poeltl in 2016-17

    By selecting Utah 's Jakob Poeltl with the ninth pick in the 2016 NBA draft, the Toronto Raptors pre-emptively addressed their one roster hole that free agency created...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 2 months ago 7,690 reads 5 comments

  12. Does It Make Sense for the Boston Celtics to Make a Move for Jahlil Okafor?

    Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald reported Saturday that trade talks centered around Jahlil Okafor between the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers had gone "stale...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 17,882 reads 58 comments

  13. Realistic 2016-17 Expectations for Philadelphia 76ers' Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot

    A breakout season abroad for Timothe Luwawu -Cabarrot earned the attention of the Philadelphia 76ers , the third team he'll play with in as many years. He'd gone from France's second division ( LNB Pro B) to averaging 14...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 12,678 reads 17 comments

  14. Joel Embiid Pays Tribute to Sam Hinkie on Instagram, Calls Him the 'GOAT'

    Joel Embiid won't forget you, Sam Hinkie. Who could? The Philadelphia 76ers big man saluted the franchise's former general manager Saturday, sharing a photo of him laughing with Hinkie in a heartfelt Instagram post captioned "THE GOAT...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 2 months ago 22,445 reads 14 comments

  15. Joel Embiid Takes Down Justin Bieber in Arm-Wrestling Match

    Joel Embiid vs. Justin Bieber: greatest arm-wrestling matchup of the century? Probably—at least of the ones that happen in Hollywood nightclubs...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 2 months ago 44,625 reads 13 comments

  16. Gerald Green Reportedly to Sign with Celtics: Latest Contract Details, Reaction

    Following a disappointing 2015-16 season, Gerald Green will get a fresh start with the Boston Celtics . Sean Deveney of SportingNews.com was the first to report the signing...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 19,644 reads 48 comments

  17. Tyler Zeller Reportedly Re-Signs with Celtics: Latest Contract Details, Reaction

    The Boston Celtics reportedly re-signed free-agent center Tyler Zeller on Saturday after coming to terms on a two-year contract. Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald first reported the details of the agreement...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 7,564 reads 33 comments

  18. Derrick Rose Comments on Knicks' Expectations, Confidence for 2016-17 Season

    Derrick Rose, one of the New York Knicks ' prized offseason acquisitions, is confident the front office has put the pieces in place for the team to enjoy a successful 2016-17 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 121,652 reads 594 comments

  19. Jae Crowder Comments on Celtics' Recruitment of Kevin Durant

    Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder pulled out all the stops to recruit Kevin Durant in free agency but was more than disappointed when KD chose the Golden State Warriors instead...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 40,325 reads 113 comments

  20. Realistic Expectations for NY Knicks Rookie Guillermo Hernangomez in 2016-17

    Any friend of Kristaps Porzingis is a friend of New York Knicks fans. So Guillermo "Willy" Hernangomez should get a warm welcome in New York when he suits up as backup center...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 2 months ago 30,913 reads 10 comments

  21. Realistic Expectations for Boston Celtics Rookie Jaylen Brown in 2016-17

    While it was clear who'd go top-two in 2016's NBA draft, the Boston Celtics ' selection of Jaylen Brown at No. 3 was unexpected...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 24,575 reads 37 comments

  22. Jahlil Okafor Trade Rumors: Celtics Reportedly Still Interested in 76ers C

    The Boston Celtics bolstered their frontcourt this offseason by signing big man Al Horford , but they are reportedly still interested in trading for Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 73,269 reads 218 comments

  23. Carmelo Anthony Says Knicks Had 'A Chance' to Sign Dwyane Wade

    Just one day after speaking about his solitary recruitment of Kevin Durant during free agency, New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony told Frank Isola of the New York Daily News they had "a chance" to sign guard Dwyane Wade ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 months ago 52,368 reads 58 comments

  24. Stop Expecting Derrick Rose to Be Something He Never Was

    For Derrick Rose, the 2016-17 NBA season is a chance to start over. New city. New uniform. New teammates...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 146,654 reads 226 comments

  25. Kevin Durant Was Impressed by Tom Brady During Celtics' Free-Agency Pitch

    More than one NBA team brought their big guns to the Kevin Durant free-agency party, held in the Hamptons in early July. The Golden State Warriors brought NBA MVP Stephen Curry and his fellow All-Stars, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 123,215 reads 235 comments