1. Celtics Fall 1.5 Games Back of Cavaliers in Eastern Conference with Hawks Loss

    The Boston Celtics were in golden position to seize the Eastern Conference's No. 1 seed less than 48 hours ago. They are now licking their wounds following a second straight loss...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 10,791 reads 0 comments

  2. Avery Bradley Posterizes Kent Bazemore and Dennis Schroder

    Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley earned a two-for-one poster special for himself in the fourth quarter of Thursday's game against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 1,602 reads 0 comments

  3. James Dolan Admits to Deadspin He Called Knicks Fan an 'Assh--e' Outside MSG

    New York Knicks owner James Dolan admitted Wednesday to calling a Knicks fan an "assh--e" outside Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 20,587 reads 0 comments

  4. 'Jeopardy!' Contestant Messes Up Question About NBA Mascots

    Jeopardy! contestants must absorb an abundance of information before competing on the long-running game show. With so many things to know, sports can easily fall by the wayside...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 103,617 reads 0 comments

  5. Lance Stephenson Responds to Raptors' Criticism of Layup with Instagram Post

    The Toronto Raptors took exception to Lance Stephenson 's decision to break an unwritten rule Tuesday night when he converted a layup in the waning seconds of the Indiana Pacers ' 108-90 win at Bankers Life Fieldhouse...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 303,656 reads 0 comments

  6. Kyle Lowry Returns from Wrist Injury for Raptors vs. Pistons

    Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry will return to the floor Wednesday night against the Detroit Pistons following a 21-game absence due to wrist surgery...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 4,951 reads 0 comments

  7. Derrick Rose Underwent Surgery on Knee Injury, Full Recovery Expected

    New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose is expected to make a full recovery after undergoing a procedure Wednesday in Chicago to repair a medial meniscus tear...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 12,926 reads 0 comments

  8. PJ Tucker Responds to Lance Stephenson's Game-Ending Layup vs. Raptors

    Lance Stephenson made his triumphant return to Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Tuesday night as the Indiana Pacers bested the Toronto Raptors 108-90 to reclaim sole possession of the Eastern Conference's No...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 47,125 reads 0 comments

  9. Isaiah Thomas Says Cavaliers vs. Celtics Is 'Just Another Game'

    The Boston Celtics sit a half-game ahead of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the race for the Eastern Conference's No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 11,826 reads 0 comments

  10. Kristaps Porzingis Will Not Play vs. Chicago Bulls with Back Injury

    New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis will sit out Tuesday night's game against the Chicago Bulls because of lower back soreness, the team's public relations department announced...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 2,451 reads 0 comments

  11. Carmelo Anthony Talks Expectations for Knicks' Exit Meeting with Phil Jackson

    The relationship between Phil Jackson and Carmelo Anthony has apparently reached its breaking point. The New York Knicks team president will once again host exit meetings with ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 12,224 reads 0 comments

  12. How Much Blame Does Jeff Hornacek Deserve for New York Knicks Failures?

    NEW YORK — How does one even go about evaluating Jeff Hornacek's first season with the New York Knicks ? Officially, he's the team's head coach. The Knicks even held a fancy press conference last summer to celebrate his hire...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 3 months ago 19,186 reads 0 comments

  13. Celtics Top Knicks in Carmelo Anthony, Derrick Rose's Absence for 50th Win

    The Boston Celtics moved a game ahead of the Cleveland Cavaliers atop the Eastern Conference standings with a 110-94 win over the shorthanded New York Knicks on Sunday afternoon...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 8,006 reads 0 comments

  14. Derrick Rose's Knee Injury a Torn Meniscus, PG out for Season

    New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose will miss the rest of the season after suffering a torn meniscus, the Knicks confirmed Sunday. The team also announced Rose will need arthroscopic surgery...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 62,976 reads 0 comments

  15. Carmelo Anthony Out for Knicks vs. Celtics with Back Injury

    New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will miss Sunday's game against the Boston Celtics with a back injury. Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News reported Anthony and Derrick Rose will sit out the nationally televised matchup...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 2,418 reads 0 comments

  16. Derrick Rose Out for Rest of Season with Knee Injury

    New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose will miss the rest of the season with a torn meniscus, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 11,730 reads 0 comments

  17. Alex Poythress Signs Contract with 76ers Using Hardship Roster Exception

    The Philadelphia 76ers signed former Kentucky forward Alex Poythress on Sunday after the NBA approved a hardship roster exception. Tom Moore of Calkins Media passed along the team's press release...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 2,443 reads 0 comments

  18. Isaiah Thomas Laughs at Doubters on April Fools' Day

    On a day when people pull cruel pranks on each other, Isaiah Thomas simply laughed at those who didn't take him seriously. In 2011, the Sacramento Kings selected Thomas with the 60th and final pick of the NBA draft...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 16,942 reads 0 comments

  19. Jahlil Okafor, Robert Covington to Miss Rest of 76ers' Season with Knee Injuries

    Philadelphia 76ers forward Robert Covington and center Jahlil Okafor will miss the remainder of the 2016-17 season with injuries. The 76ers announced an MRI revealed Covington suffered a slight meniscus tear in his right knee...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 7,652 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Sophomore Ladder: Nikola Jokic Is the Cream of the Crop

    Who says NBA rookies are the only ones allowed to have a progress meter in the form of a ladder? Sophomore contributors deserve one just as much. They are still relatively new to the Association themselves...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 66,713 reads 0 comments

  21. 5 Statistics That Have Defined New York Knicks' 2016-17 NBA Season

    It's official. The New York Knicks will miss the playoffs for the third straight season. The Miami Heat drubbed them in front of their hometown fans on Mar. 29 to seal the deal...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 5,665 reads 0 comments

  22. Scottie Pippen Says Phil Jackson Should Be Dismissed as Knicks President

    Chicago Bulls legend Scottie Pippen joined the chorus of voices questioning Phil Jackson 's handling of the New York Knicks ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 31,807 reads 0 comments

  23. Isaiah Thomas Becomes 6th Celtics Player to Score 2,000 in a Season

    Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas tallied 32 points in Wednesday's game against the Milwaukee Bucks , pushing him to 2,012 points for the 2016-17 season...

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  24. Carmelo Anthony Says He Sees 'The Writing on the Wall' with Reduced Knicks Role

    Carmelo Anthony 's relationship with the New York Knicks has changed as the team evaluates its long-term plans. Following Wednesday's 105-88 loss to the Miami Heat , Anthony seemed content with his current role...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 18,633 reads 0 comments

  25. Ranking the Futures of Every Projected 2017 NBA Lottery Team

    The NBA draft lottery is basically hope made manifest. If you're in it, it's because the season you just put together wasn't any good, and you're hoping (there's that word again) an influx of young talent will make you better...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 months ago 128,898 reads 0 comments