1. Carmelo Anthony Says He's a Better Scorer Than LeBron James, Stephen Curry

    New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony has never lacked self-confidence, and that was evident Thursday when he made a lofty declaration on The Dan Patrick Show ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 78,022 reads 152 comments

  2. Top 2016 Offseason Priorities for the Philadelphia 76ers

    The Philadelphia 76ers are not a very good basketball team. There probably isn’t going to be a lot of controversy over that statement. That they aren’t that far from being one probably is controversial...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 13,282 reads 37 comments

  3. Carmelo Anthony Responds to Phil Jackson's Critique of Knicks' Play

    Earlier in April, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson said of the team and its superstar, Carmelo Anthony, " Some of our best games we played were when Carmelo didn't play and ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 38,831 reads 152 comments

  4. Carmelo Anthony Comments on Triangle Offense, Knicks' Coaching Search, More

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is at a career crossroads with a rebuilding franchise, but the 31-year-old hopes to have input on the team’s future direction. During an appearance Thursday on The Dan Patrick Show (via ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 26,862 reads 100 comments

  5. NBA Betting Preview: Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Celtics Game 6 Odds, Analysis

    The Boston Celtics have lost all three of their away games to the Atlanta Hawks in their first-round playoff series and will try to return the favor by winning their third straight at home in Game 6 on Thursday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 3 months ago 2,516 reads 0 comments

  6. Isaiah Thomas Injury: Updates on Celtics Guard's Ankle and Return

    Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas left the floor during Tuesday's game against the Atlanta Hawks with a sprained left ankle . However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 9,334 reads 47 comments

  7. Knicks Fans Pray for Better Days in Short Film 'Porzingod'

    New York Knicks fans have endured their share of disappointment over the years. But with the help of young phenom Kristaps Porzingis, the team might finally find salvation...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 26,241 reads 25 comments

  8. NBA Betting Preview: Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta Hawks Game 5 Odds, Analysis

    In what has become a competitive first-round playoff series in the Eastern Conference, the Atlanta Hawks hope to use their home court to regain an edge against the Boston Celtics in Game 5 on Tuesday...

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  9. Isaiah Thomas' Sons Declare Dad 'The Greatest Basketball Player' at Presser

    They've watched Isaiah Thomas secure two consecutive postseason victories. They've witnessed his NBA -leading playoff production. And now, sources very close to the Boston Celtics point guard have said, "Isaiah's the greatest basketball player...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 months ago 29,452 reads 35 comments

  10. Paul George Gets into a Mini Scuffle with Jonas Valanciunas and DeMarre Carroll

    Things got a little heated between Paul George and the Toronto Raptors on Saturday. With Indiana Pacers big man Ian Mahinmi at the free-throw line in the fourth quarter ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 22,668 reads 34 comments

  11. Celtics' Marcus Smart Fined for Absurd Flop Against Hawks

    There is a new contender for worst NBA flop ever, folks. We're talking next-level diving. What Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart did in Game 3 of his team's first-round playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks defies explanation...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 18,385 reads 116 comments

  12. Isaiah Thomas, Dennis Schroder Comment on Game 3 Incident

    Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas denied intentionally hitting Dennis Schroder of the Atlanta Hawks in the head during Game 3 of their first-round playoff series Friday night...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 9,859 reads 19 comments

  13. Isaiah Thomas, Celtics Keeping NBA Playoff Hopes Alive Amid Adversity

    Isaiah Thomas and the Boston Celtics needed their 111-103 Game 3 victory over the Atlanta Hawks Friday night. Quite obviously, they needed it to avoid the 3-0 grave from which no NBA team has ever escaped...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 13,853 reads 77 comments

  14. Boston Celtics Backcourt Is Running Low on Upside Versus Atlanta Hawks

    BOSTON — The backcourt was the one strength the Boston Celtics could rely on at the start of this postseason. It had been a key to Boston's 48 wins in the regular season...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 months ago 11,678 reads 51 comments

  15. DeMar DeRozan, Kyle Lowry Finally Step Up to Carry Toronto Raptors

    INDIANAPOLIS — The Toronto Raptors badly needed this 101-85 Game 3 win Thursday over the Indiana Pacers . Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan needed it even more...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about 3 months ago 10,854 reads 72 comments

  16. Top 5 Offseason Priorities for the Brooklyn Nets

    The Brooklyn Nets don't own a first-round draft pick until 2019, but they do own a miserable 21-61 final record for the 2015-16 season. Still, it isn't all bad...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 3 months ago 9,241 reads 18 comments

  17. Celtics Set NBA Record for Lowest-Scoring 1st Quarter in Playoff History

    After shooting 36.3 percent from the field in their 102-101 Game 1 loss to the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday, the Boston Celtics couldn't shake their offensive woes when Game 2 rolled around Tuesday evening...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 41,783 reads 127 comments

  18. Kelly Olynyk Injury: Updates on Celtics Forward's Shoulder and Return

    Boston Celtics big man Kelly Olynyk missed multiple games as he was dealing with a lingering shoulder injury that he aggravated during Game 1. He has since been cleared for a return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 2,452 reads 14 comments

  19. 6th Man of the Year Snub Evan Turner Finds Validation with Boston Celtics

    BOSTON — Evan Turner joined the Boston Celtics two years ago in search of an opportunity and redemption...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 months ago 15,404 reads 38 comments

  20. Terrence Ross Injury: Updates on Raptors Wing's Head and Return

    Terrence Ross suffered a head injury against the Indiana Pacers in Game 2 on April 18 but is ready to return. The Raptors announced Wednesday that Ross was symptom-free after being placed in the NBA 's concussion protocol...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 3 months ago 3,979 reads 17 comments

  21. For His 2nd Act, Kristaps Porzingis Must Beat His Own Scouting Report

    NEW YORK — Where did Kristaps Porzingis go? Through two-and-a-half months, the No. 4 overall pick—who many fans thought would be a lemon—was the toast of the NBA ’s rookie class along with Karl-Anthony Towns...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 3 months ago 21,480 reads 53 comments

  22. Kenny Atkinson to Nets: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Brooklyn Nets hired Kenny Atkinson to be their head coach after reaching an agreement on April 17. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical first reported that Atkinson and the ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 16,753 reads 68 comments

  23. Avery Bradley Injury: Updates on Celtics Guard's Hamstring and Return

    Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley left against the Atlanta Hawks on April 16 with a hamstring strain and it's unclear when he'll return to the court. Continue for updates...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 21,575 reads 109 comments

  24. Toronto Raptors Mascot Dresses as Justin Bieber, Wins at Life

    Justin Bieber is from Canada and may or may not be a Toronto Raptors fan. (His mixed allegiances make it unclear...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 29,884 reads 47 comments

  25. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, April 16, 2016

    Fact: The Toronto Raptors have not won a postseason series since 2001, tied for the longest active drought in the NBA with the Milwaukee Bucks ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 3 months ago 11,859 reads 4 comments