1. 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 3 months ago 12,933 reads 24 comments

  2. 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

  3. 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 38,026 reads 113 comments

  4. 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 5,819 reads 19 comments

  5. 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 17,300 reads 51 comments

  6. 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 237 reads 2 comments

  7. 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

  8. 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 7,625 reads 15 comments

  9. 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

  10. 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 21,167 reads 19 comments

  11. 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 18,774 reads 24 comments

  12. 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 118,575 reads 50 comments

  13. 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 18,061 reads 27 comments

  14. 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 36,025 reads 73 comments

  15. 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

  16. 2016-17 NBA Season Predictions for Each NY Knicks Player

    Over the NBA preseason, head coach Jeff Hornacek and the new-look New York Knicks began to make good on their promise to deliver a rolling, rapid-fire fast-break offense. The defense was energetic but disorganized...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 3 months ago 12,162 reads 25 comments

  17. 2016-17 NBA Season Predictions for Each Boston Celtics Player

    For the past two seasons, the Boston Celtics have been a feisty underdog team in the Eastern Conference. They will be expected to be much more i n 2016-17 ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 months ago 9,538 reads 19 comments

  18. Derrick Rose Comments on Expectations, Knicks and More

    New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose would be an afterthought when listing the best players at his position entering the 2016-17 NBA season, but he thinks he can play his way back into consideration...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 6,508 reads 19 comments

  19. With Ugly Civil Trial Over, Derrick Rose Looks to Save a Career in Decline

    NEW YORK — He spent 14 days wearing a suit and tie instead of a blue and orange practice uniform. He spent half of October sitting in a Los Angeles courtroom while the rest of his team got to know one another 3,000 miles away...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 3 months ago 21,088 reads 45 comments

  20. Jared Sullinger Injury: Updates on Raptors Forward's Recovery from Foot Surgery

    The Toronto Raptors announced on Sunday that power forward Jared Sullinger would undergo surgery to put a screw into the fifth metatarsal in his foot on Monday. An official date for his return has yet to be announced...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 7,487 reads 19 comments

  21. Derrick Rose Comments on Returning to Knicks After Civil Trial

    New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose returned to his team Saturday after being found not liable in a civil lawsuit that accused him and two friends of raping his ex-girlfriend during the summer of 2013...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 30,436 reads 6 comments

  22. Nerlens Noel Injury Update: 76ers Star to Undergo Knee Surgery

    Philadelphia 76ers center Nerlens Noel will undergo a minor surgical procedure on his left knee to address inflamed plica, the team announced on Friday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 12,051 reads 37 comments

  23. Boston Celtics Insider: The Jaylen Brown Train Is About to Leave the Station

    Jaylen Brown’s initial “can someone please pinch me?” NBA moment came last Saturday night in an otherwise no-stakes exhibition between the Boston Celtics and New York Knicks ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 3 months ago 68,363 reads 63 comments

  24. Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid Discuss Donald Trump on Twitter During Final Debate

    As he recovers from an injured foot, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Ben Simmons joined many Americans in watching the final presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 26,802 reads 0 comments

  25. Fan Drools Beer over Himself Behind ESPN's Broadcast Crew During Celtics Game

    Not everyone can responsibly handle a TV appearance. On Wednesday night, the Boston Celtics lost an ESPN-televised preseason contest to the New York Knicks ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 35,364 reads 29 comments