1. 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 5 months ago 22,681 reads 34 comments

  2. 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 5 months ago 18,407 reads 116 comments

  3. 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 5 months ago 9,873 reads 19 comments

  4. 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 5 months ago 13,889 reads 77 comments

  5. 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 5 months ago 11,691 reads 51 comments

  6. 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 5 months ago 10,868 reads 72 comments

  7. 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 5 months ago 9,274 reads 18 comments

  8. 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 5 months ago 41,794 reads 127 comments

  9. 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 5 months ago 2,465 reads 14 comments

  10. 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 5 months ago 15,417 reads 38 comments

  11. 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 5 months ago 3,983 reads 17 comments

  12. 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 5 months ago 21,601 reads 53 comments

  13. 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 6 months ago 16,778 reads 68 comments

  14. 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 6 months ago 21,629 reads 109 comments

  15. 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 6 months ago 29,928 reads 46 comments

  16. 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 6 months ago 11,860 reads 4 comments

  17. Top 2016 Offseason Priorities for the New York Knicks

    The New York Knicks are getting ready for the NBA playoffs...by replacing the batteries in the remote control, oiling the squeaky recliner and stocking up on Doritos...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 6 months ago 5,788 reads 3 comments

  18. Carmelo Anthony Reportedly Wants Tom Thibodeau as Knicks Head Coach

    The disconnect brewing between Carmelo Anthony and team president Phil Jackson appears to extend to the New York Knicks ' next head coach, as the star forward is reportedly pushing for Tom Thibodeau...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 57,246 reads 210 comments

  19. Best, Worst and Weirdest from Boston Celtics' Regular Season

    The Boston Celtics ' regular season was a roller-coaster ride of excitement, frustration and everything in between...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 6 months ago 7,135 reads 24 comments

  20. Carmelo Anthony Comments on Free Agency, Triangle Offense, More

    On the heels of a disappointing 2015-16 season, New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony discussed his expectations for the upcoming offseason and the 2016-17 campaign Tuesday night...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 7,862 reads 70 comments

  21. Kurt Rambis Comments on Future with Knicks, Free Agency, More

    While it's unclear who will coach or play for the New York Knicks next season, one thing remains abundantly clear: The triangle offense is here to stay...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 23,187 reads 122 comments

  22. NBA Reportedly Limited Jerry Colangelo's USA Basketball Access

    While Jerry Colangelo gave up his position of chairman of basketball operations for the Philadelphia 76ers to become a special adviser after the team hired his son, Bryan, to be ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 15,339 reads 16 comments

  23. Jeff Hornacek Reportedly to Become Next Knicks Head Coach

    Kurt Rambis had served as the New York Knicks ' interim head coach since they fired Derek Fisher in February, but the team has reportedly decided to go with f ormer Phoenix Suns ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 155,101 reads 355 comments

  24. Phil Jackson: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation on Knicks President's Future

    Phil Jackson still has two years left on his contract as president of the New York Knicks , but it appears as though he may be ready to move back to the West Coast. Continue for updates...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 6 months ago 194,103 reads 284 comments

  25. Nerlens Noel Reportedly Sued for Alleged Death Threat and Rental House Damages

    A lawsuit has reportedly been filed against Philadelphia 76ers center Nerlens Noel as a result of his alleged mistreatment of a rental property outside of the city, according to documents obtained by TMZ Sports ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 65,296 reads 94 comments