1. Jeremy Lin Air-Balls a Layup in Preseason Game

    The Brooklyn Nets hosted the Detroit Pistons for a preseason NBA game Thursday night. Brooklyn point guard Jeremy Lin is probably hoping fans at home were watching football or baseball during one regrettable moment...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 months ago 9,353 reads 15 comments

  2. Boston Celtics Insider: Celts Are Among 2016-17's NBA Title Contenders

    Heading into any NBA season, no more than a handful of teams (typically four or five, at the most) boast the talent, depth and chemistry required to win a championship...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 2 months ago 6,418 reads 26 comments

  3. Kristaps Porzingis, Adidas Reportedly Agree to Multiyear Contract

    Kristaps Porzingis is set to cash in on an outstanding rookie season with the New York Knicks . The 21-year-old forward has agreed to a multiyear endorsement deal with Adidas, according to a Wednesday report from Nick DePaula of The Vertical...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 40,890 reads 53 comments

  4. Kyle Lowry Contract: Latest News, Rumors on PG's Future with Raptors

    Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry has established himself as one of the league's premier floor generals over the past few seasons, and he plans to parlay that status into a big payday next summer...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 35,288 reads 54 comments

  5. Joakim Noah Injury: Updates on Knicks Star's Hamstring and Return

    New York Knicks center Joakim Noah had been out since Oct. 4 with a hamstring injury. However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates. Noah Active vs. Celtics Saturday, Oct...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 5,564 reads 12 comments

  6. Derrick Rose Cleared by Jury in Civil Trial: Latest Details, Comments and More

    New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose has been cleared of all charges after being accused of sexual assault in a civil lawsuit. Continue for updates. Rose's Accuser May Appeal Wednesday, Oct...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 204,196 reads 3 comments

  7. NY Knicks Notebook: Can Jeff Hornacek Save Phil Jackson's Triangle Offense?

    WEST POINT, N.Y. — It was the summer of 1988 and Jerry Colangelo, then the general manager of the Phoenix Suns , was looking for a new head coach. He had pieced together a talented roster...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 2 months ago 15,791 reads 30 comments

  8. Injury to Ben Simmons Reveals Flaws in 76ers' Radical Rebuilding Process

    The Philadelphia 76ers ' petri dish has a new germ for us to study: Ben Simmons' fractured foot. It might be little more than an organic, unpredictable sports injury...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 2 months ago 39,668 reads 94 comments

  9. Ben Simmons Injury Adds to Philadelphia 76ers' Pileup of Uncertainty

    This is bad. Ben Simmons, the freshly minted No. 1 pick in the 2016 NBA draft and the advertised solution for reviving the comatose Philadelphia 76ers , fractured his foot at the team’s final training camp practice Friday night...

    Khalid  Salaam Written by Khalid Salaam about 2 months ago 15,860 reads 37 comments

  10. Raptors Players Lock Arms During US, Canadian National Anthems

    Before Saturday's preseason game against the Golden State Warriors , Toronto Raptors players locked arms as the United States and Canadian national anthems played...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 11,562 reads 50 comments

  11. Joakim Noah Explains Decision to Skip Knicks Dinner with West Point Cadets

    New York Knicks center Joakim Noah said Friday his decision to skip a team dinner at the United States Military Academy was due to an "anti-war stance...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 72,142 reads 102 comments

  12. Joel Embiid's Hands Make Regulation-Sized Basketball Look Tiny

    Everyone knows Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid is a massive dude. The 22-year-old is arguably taller than his 7-foot listing, and he also weighs 250 pounds...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 months ago 10,271 reads 8 comments

  13. Ben Simmons Injury: Updates on 76ers Forward's Recovery from Foot Surgery

    Philadelphia 76ers rookie forward Ben Simmons left practice Sept. 30 after suffering a Jones fracture in his foot, which required surgery. It is unclear exactly when he will be able to return...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 318,760 reads 264 comments

  14. Judge in Derrick Rose Rape Case Orders End to Public Statements

    Judge Michael Fitzgerald, who is presiding over New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose's upcoming trial on allegations of rape, ordered both sides to stop making public statements about the case Thursday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 11,511 reads 0 comments

  15. New York Knicks 2016-17 NBA Training Camp Roster Rankings

    Rooting for a ragtag bunch is a grand sports tradition. And although the 2016-17 New York Knicks are not an underdog, they certainly are ragtag...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 2 months ago 12,417 reads 9 comments

  16. Boston Celtics Complete 2016-17 Season Preview

    Nobody knows how close Kevin Durant was to signing with the Boston Celtics other than Kevin Durant. But right before the four-time scoring champion shoved the NBA ’s hope ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 2 months ago 5,682 reads 15 comments

  17. Boston Celtics 2016-17 NBA Training Camp Roster Rankings

    The Boston Celtics enter the 2016-17 NBA season facing a new challenge within head coach Brad Stevens' tenure : high expectations...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 2 months ago 6,458 reads 13 comments

  18. New York Knicks Complete 2016-17 Season Preview

    Where to even begin with this team? We could talk about all the offseason moves the New York Knicks made following their disappointing 34-win finish last year...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 2 months ago 13,126 reads 20 comments

  19. Kelly Olynyk Injury: Updates on Celtics Forward's Recovery from Shoulder Surgery

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens announced Monday that Kelly Olynyk is medically cleared for non-contact drills, but his availability for the start of the 2016-17 season remains in doubt, according to Chris Forsberg of ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 779 reads 0 comments

  20. 76ers Acquire Esports Teams Dignitas and Apex: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Philadelphia 76ers became the first U.S. sports franchise to make the push into esports Monday, purchasing Team Dignitas and Team Apex, with plans to merge them under the Dignitas name...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 7,056 reads 5 comments

  21. Brooklyn Nets' Complete 2016-17 Season Preview

    Dating back to 2010, when Mikhail Prokhorov first became the team's majority owner, the Brooklyn Nets have dedicated most of their time and resources to dodging patience and process...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 3,296 reads 5 comments

  22. Philadelphia 76ers Complete 2016-17 Preview

    The stench of the Philadelphia 76ers ' radical rebuilding plan still lingers above the City of Brotherly Love. Even with the promise of a brighter future, the present is a mystery...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 months ago 6,437 reads 8 comments

  23. Phil Jackson Comments on Derrick Rose Rape Case

    New York Knicks President Phil Jackson stated Friday he doesn't believe the upcoming rape case involving Derrick Rose will have an impact on the guard's season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 3,981 reads 0 comments

  24. Toronto Raptors Complete 2016-17 Preview

    The story of the 2015-16 Toronto Raptors ended not with a funeral but rather a celebration of life. As their first-ever Eastern Conference Finals berth wilted during their ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 6,094 reads 20 comments

  25. Jeff Van Gundy Says Knicks Can Win 50 Games This Season

    Oddsmakers don't seem to believe in the New York Knicks , setting their over-under wins line at 38.5. But if you listen to former Knicks coach and current ESPN analyst Jeff Van Gundy, that number appears far too low...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 13,636 reads 19 comments