1. 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 1 month ago 30,447 reads 10 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 24,039 reads 37 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 73,161 reads 218 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 52,311 reads 58 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 146,322 reads 226 comments

  6. 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 1 month ago 123,193 reads 235 comments

  7. Realistic Expectations for Philadelphia 76ers Rookie Ben Simmons in 2016-17

    The Philadelphia 76ers have a lot riding on Ben Simmons, their prize for winning the 2016 NBA draft lottery. Uncertainty surrounding Joel Embiid's durability and Jahlil Okafor's defense makes Simmons' development that much more crucial...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 79,777 reads 200 comments

  8. Carmelo Anthony Comments on Knicks' Offseason Moves, 2016-17 Outlook

    On Monday, New York Knicks All-Star Carmelo Anthony spoke about his NBA squad's offseason moves while practicing for Team USA in the lead-up to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 26,469 reads 98 comments

  9. Why the Boston Celtics Should Go All-in on Blake Griffin

    The 2016 free-agency bonanza may be drawing to a close, but the Boston Celtics are still on the hunt for another key piece for their improved core. That search has reportedly taken them out West...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 1 month ago 145,113 reads 314 comments

  10. Tyus Jones Draws Controversial Foul Call to Avoid OT, Eliminate Raptors

    Controversial calls have a place in the NBA Summer League, too. The Minnesota Timberwolves eliminated the Toronto Raptors in Saturday's Las Vegas quarterfinal matchup on a questionable foul call...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 49,336 reads 13 comments

  11. Delon Wright Injury: Updates on Raptors Guard's Shoulder and Recovery

    Toronto Raptors guard Delon Wright exited the court during Saturday's Las Vegas Summer League game against the Minnesota Timberwolves after suffering a dislocated right shoulder and didn't return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,569 reads 3 comments

  12. Ben Simmons Bounces Behind-the-Back Pass Between 2 Defenders

    Ben Simmons has the size, speed and strength to contend in today's NBA . But one thing scouts didn't report about the first overall selection of the 2016 draft is that he has eyes in the back of his head...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 50,685 reads 23 comments

  13. Jaylen Brown Sidesteps Defender, Rises Way Up for 1-Handed Jam

    Three. That's the slot in which Jaylen Brown was selected by the Boston Celtics in the 2016 NBA draft, and it happens to be the position he plays, too...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 20,422 reads 10 comments

  14. Sasha Kaun to 76ers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Philadelphia 76ers have acquired Sasha Kaun and cash considerations from the Cleveland Cavaliers for the rights to Chukwudiebere Maduabum, the Cavaliers announced . Sam Amico of AmicoHoops...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 37,338 reads 43 comments

  15. Report Card Grades for Each Offseason Move for Boston Celtics

    The Boston Celtics came up short in the Kevin Durant sweepstakes but landed a terrific consolation prize: Al Horford ...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 1 month ago 16,470 reads 30 comments

  16. Raptors' Fred VanVleet Drains Buzzer-Beater from Well Beyond Half Court

    While facing the Golden State Warriors , Fred VanVleet did as the Dubs do—drain shots from way down court...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 25,892 reads 4 comments

  17. Report Card Grades for Each NY Knicks Free-Agent Signing

    Team president Phil Jackson, general manager Steve Mills and director of player personnel Mark Warkentien: Your homemade cookies, wrapped in a shiny bow, are on their way...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 1 month ago 37,483 reads 2 comments

  18. Dario Saric to 76ers: Contract Details and Reaction

    Two years after the Philadelphia 76ers acquired Dario Saric in a draft-day trade with the Orlando Magic , the Croatian forward is on his way to the NBA . The team announced Saric signed his contract on Friday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 20,567 reads 104 comments

  19. Boston Celtics Are Still Chasing a Star This Offseason

    LAS VEGAS — The Boston Celtics ’ rebuild appeared to take another important step forward this summer when the team lured All-Star center Al Horford away from the conference-rival Atlanta Hawks ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 1 month ago 2,060 reads 1 comments

  20. Jaylen Brown Is Ready for the NBA's Space and Boston Celtics' Expectations

    LAS VEGAS — General manager Danny Ainge has a track record of surprising the NBA landscape with his first-round picks, and that trend continued in June when the Boston Celtics selected Jaylen Brown third overall...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 1 month ago 9,102 reads 19 comments

  21. Isaiah Thomas Comments on Future Contract Negotiations with Celtics

    With the 2016-17 NBA salary cap set at over $94 million along with the numerous huge contracts that have been given out by teams in July, Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas is expecting to cash in...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 86,267 reads 114 comments

  22. Greivis Vasquez to Nets: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Free-agent guard Greivis Vasquez has agreed to a one-year deal with the Brooklyn Nets , Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported Sunday night. Vasquez spoke with Marc J...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 4,254 reads 5 comments

  23. Knicks Rumors: Assessing New York's Options Going Forward

    After an eventful start to the offseason, the New York Knicks might not be finished. The team is going to look a lot different in 2016-17 after the Knicks added high-profile ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 36,170 reads 3 comments

  24. Celtics Rumors: Latest on Jared Sullinger and Possible Trade Scenarios

    The Boston Celtics aren't done this summer. President Danny Ainge and the front office might have missed out on the big fish known as Kevin Durant but still landed Al Horford and have plenty of assets to play with...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 10,881 reads 2 comments

  25. Ben Simmons Dishes Out Unreal Assist in Las Vegas Summer League Game

    Ben Simmons' passing is like poetry. The Philadelphia 76ers ' No. 1 overall draft pick dished out another gem of an assist in an NBA Summer League game on Saturday...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 51,023 reads 9 comments