1. Diagnosing Boston Celtics' Remaining Roster Flaws

    The Boston Celtics are just six games into the 2016-17 NBA season, but concern is already starting to bubble up in the wake of a 3-3 start...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 2 months ago 1,688 reads 0 comments

  2. B/R Compares Joel Embiid's Moves to Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon

    Five games into his career, the Joel Embiid hype train is rolling dangerously over the speed limit. The Philadelphia 76ers big man has provided fans with optimism, averaging 17...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 17,186 reads 6 comments

  3. Avery Bradley Has Become the Boston Celtics' Latest Success Story

    Avery Bradley knows reputations die hard through the life of an NBA career. A 6’2” off guard who lacked the handle, court vision and outside shot to run an ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 2 months ago 6,609 reads 11 comments

  4. Phil Jackson Reportedly Unhappy About Knicks' Limited Use of Triangle Offense

    The New York Knicks have strayed from the triangle offense in 2016-17 under head coach Jeff Hornacek , which is a decision that reportedly hasn't sat well with team president Phil Jackson...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 37,477 reads 130 comments

  5. How Screwed Are the Brooklyn Nets Without Jeremy Lin?

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Jeremy Lin's absence is not a blessing disguised as a setback for the Brooklyn Nets . It's a legitimate stumbling block that undermines a team that isn't built to win but doesn't have any incentive to lose...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 29,173 reads 9 comments

  6. Jonas Valanciunas Injury: Updates on Raptors Center's Knee and Return

    Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas was dealing with a knee contusion suffered prior to the team's Nov. 6 game against the Sacramento Kings . However, he's ready to return...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 2,995 reads 1 comments

  7. Sevyn to Sing 76ers National Anthem in 'We Matter' Jersey

    The Philadelphia 76ers announced Saturday they have invited Sevyn Streeter back to sing the national anthem...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 13,377 reads 0 comments

  8. Derrick Rose, New York Knicks Finding Their Form and Friday NBA Takeaways

    On the same day the Chicago Cubs brought the World Series pennant back to the Windy City for the first time in 108 years, the town’s NBA team hosted a much more awkward homecoming at the United Center...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 2 months ago 48,193 reads 112 comments

  9. Nerlens Noel Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding 76ers Center

    The Philadelphia 76ers are still in rebuilding mode as they look to establish a long-term winner, and big man Nerlens Noel could be on the move as part of that rebuild. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 87,369 reads 258 comments

  10. Brook Lopez Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Nets Center

    As the Brooklyn Nets look for ways to shed salary and fully commit to a much-needed franchise rebuild, center Brook Lopez is back on the trade block. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 26,273 reads 63 comments

  11. Kristaps Porzingis Is Suddenly the New York Knicks' Forgotten Man

    NEW YORK — This is what happens when you value present wins over the development of the franchise player...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 2 months ago 12,928 reads 24 comments

  12. We're About to Find Out How Valuable Al Horford Will Be for the Celtics

    The Boston Celtics signed Al Horford for several obvious reasons that ultimately boil down to these two: (1) he makes them better and (2) he matches up well against the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 3 months ago 1,938 reads 0 comments

  13. Wednesday NBA Roundup: Boston Celtics Solidifying Status as East's 2nd-Best

    Al Horford may still be the key to making the Boston Celtics a top threat to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the East, but the way his team scrapped without him in a 107-100 win against the Chicago Bulls suggests he's hardly the only one...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 months ago 38,025 reads 113 comments

  14. Jae Crowder Injury: Updates on Celtics Forward's Ankle and Return

    Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder had been out since he suffered a sprained ankle in a Nov. 2 game against the Chicago Bulls . However, he is ready to return to the court...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 5,818 reads 19 comments

  15. Al Horford Injury: Updates on Celtics Star's Concussion and Return

    Boston Celtics center Al Horford hasn't played since suffering a concussion during practice on Oct. 30. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates. Horford Active vs...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 17,290 reads 51 comments

  16. DeRozan Sets Raptors Record for Most Points in 1st 3 Games of Season

    Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan is off to a spectacular start to his 2016-17 campaign, setting a new franchise record for the most points (105) a player has scored through the first three games of any season, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 months ago 235 reads 2 comments

  17. Dwyane Wade Shakes Bojan Bogdanovic with Crossover, Finishes with Layup

    Ain't that just like D-Wade? During the Chicago Bulls ' Halloween faceoff with the Nets in Brooklyn, Dwyane Wade delivered a classic move via a lethal crossover on Bojan Bogdanovic in the fourth quarter...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 3 months ago 7,503 reads 2 comments

  18. Joel Embiid, Jahlil Okafor and Nik Stauskas' Contract Options Exercised by 76ers

    The Philadelphia 76ers have picked up the third-year option on center Jahlil Okafor and the fourth-year options on center Joel Embiid and shooting guard Nik Stauskas ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 7,608 reads 15 comments

  19. DeMar DeRozan Rises for Dunk over Tristan Thompson

    Rise up, DeMar DeRozan ! With his team trailing by two points late in the fourth quarter, the Toronto Raptors guard made his presence known to Cleveland Cavaliers forward/center ...

    Vincent Samperio Written by Vincent Samperio about 3 months ago 8,794 reads 4 comments

  20. 76ers Apologize to Sevyn Streeter for Not Letting Her Sing National Anthem

    After preventing Sevyn Streeter from performing the national anthem at their NBA regular-season home opener Wednesday because she was wearing a "We Matter" jersey, the Philadelphia 76ers apologized Friday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 21,166 reads 19 comments

  21. Jae Crowder on the Verge of Becoming Boston Celtics' 3rd Star

    The road to an NBA championship is invisible without top-shelf talent. Right now, the Boston Celtics only have two players who’ve played in an All-Star Game...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 3 months ago 18,772 reads 24 comments

  22. Linsanity a Memory, Nets Offering Second Act for Jeremy Lin and Kenny Atkinson

    At the peak of Linsanity—that joyful burst of basketball magic that transfixed the world in 2012 — Jeremy Lin handed Kenny Atkinson a ragged slip of paper. Atkinson was a young assistant with the New York Knicks ...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 3 months ago 118,281 reads 50 comments

  23. By Not Chasing Wins, the Brooklyn Nets Will Be Winners

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. — There's something different about these Brooklyn Nets . The faces, obviously. They have a new head coach, their sixth since 2012, in Kenny Atkinson. General manager Sean Marks is barely a half-year into his tenure...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 18,042 reads 27 comments

  24. Joel Embiid's NBA Debut Begins New Era for Philadelphia 76ers

    PHILADELPHIA — Most will remember the dream shakes and fadeaway makes, the fluid pick-and-pops and NBA Jam -like blocks...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 3 months ago 36,009 reads 73 comments

  25. Joel Embiid Hits Turnaround Jumper, Swats Russell Westbrook Shot in 1st NBA Game

    The Process has arrived. Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid began his NBA career on a positive note Wednesday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 10,857 reads 8 comments