1. Joel Embiid Takes On Rim, Gets Rejected

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid had a rough Wednesday evening against the New York Knicks . About four minutes into the second half, Embiid did well to work through New ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 1,534 reads 1 comments

  2. Carmelo Anthony Passes Robert Parish for 26th on NBA's All-Time Scoring List

    New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony moved up another notch on the NBA 's all-time scoring list during his team's 98-97 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 1,797 reads 7 comments

  3. Derrick Rose: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Knicks PG's Future

    Derrick Rose's future with the New York Knicks may be up in the air after the three-time All-Star failed to show up for his team's defeat to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 82,594 reads 221 comments

  4. Surreal Derrick Rose Saga Still Has More Questions Than Answers

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. — On Tuesday, Derrick Rose stood before reporters at the New York Knicks ' training facility and attempted to explain why he had mysteriously disappeared from ...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 3 months ago 88,678 reads 59 comments

  5. 76ers Send Media Shirley Temple Kits to Get Joel Embiid into the All-Star Game

    The Philadelphia 76ers want to get rookie big man Joel Embiid into the 2017 NBA All-Star Game. Badly...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 3,976 reads 4 comments

  6. Derrick Rose Fined for Missing Pelicans Game, PG Comments on Absence

    The New York Knicks announced Tuesday they fined Derrick Rose an undisclosed amount after he no-showed their defeat to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night. ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 23,597 reads 39 comments

  7. What We Know About Derrick Rose's Mysterious Absence

    NEW YORK — The first indication that something wasn't right came just about two hours before tipoff Monday night. It was then that New York Knicks assistant coach Joshua Longstaff could be seen scanning the Madison Square Garden court...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 4 months ago 89,462 reads 120 comments

  8. Carmelo Anthony, Kyle O'Quinn Ejected During Knicks vs. Pelicans

    It was a frustrating night for the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Monday. Both Carmelo Anthony and Kyle O'Quinn were ejected for separate incidents during New York's 110-96 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 8,985 reads 22 comments

  9. Derrick Rose Fined by Knicks After Missing Game vs. Pelicans

    The New York Knicks announced Monday night that Derrick Rose wasn't with the team and that Brandon Jennings would start at point guard in their matchup with the New Orleans Pelicans ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 745,645 reads 171 comments

  10. Anthony Bennett Waived by Nets: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Brooklyn Nets waived forward Anthony Bennett on Monday, per Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical. Marc Stein of ESPN cited league sources who confirmed the move and said the Nets will sign Quincy Acy in place of the 2013 No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 48,565 reads 18 comments

  11. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Targets for New York Knicks

    Only five games separate the 10th-place New York Knicks from the third-place Boston Celtics in the slippery Eastern Conference as of Jan. 7...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 4 months ago 26,968 reads 27 comments

  12. Carmelo Anthony Injury: Knicks Star Reveals He's Playing with Injured Shoulder

    New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony revealed after the team's victory over Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night that he's been playing through a shoulder injury for nearly a month...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 4,935 reads 17 comments

  13. Brooklyn Nets' Top Trade Chip Holding Up His End of Bargain

    BROOKLYN, New York — It's the morning of the Brooklyn Nets ' home-court date with the Golden State Warriors . Brook Lopez is practicing three-pointers — looks he seldom attempted during games before this season...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 3,921 reads 3 comments

  14. Jae Crowder's Mixed Feelings About Boston Celtics Fans Should Be Mutual

    BOSTON— Every team in today’s NBA wants and needs someone like Jae Crowder . He’s strong and quick enough to defend multiple positions, and ignoring him beyond the arc has become a swift sentence...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 4 months ago 15,628 reads 28 comments

  15. Brad Stevens Speaks on Jae Crowder's Criticism of Fans Cheering Gordon Hayward

    During pregame introductions for Tuesday's game between the Utah Jazz and Boston Celtics , fans at TD Garden were noticeably cheering Jazz star Gordon Hayward, which caused Celtics forward Jae Crowder to criticize them...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 6,793 reads 9 comments

  16. Jae Crowder Comments on Celtics Fans Cheering Gordon Hayward Before Game

    Boston Celtics fans at TD Garden made it clear Tuesday they would like to see Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward in green in the near future, which didn't exactly sit well with Jae Crowder...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 13,401 reads 8 comments

  17. Tuesday NBA Roundup: Joel Embiid Continues March Toward Rookie of the Year

    Whether on or off the court, Joel Embiid isn't the least bit boring, so we should've expected him to celebrate his second consecutive Rookie of the Month selection in style...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 53,266 reads 92 comments

  18. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Targets for Boston Celtics

    The Boston Celtics are a top-three team in the Eastern Conference, but there are still a couple glaring flaws on the roster...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 4 months ago 19,832 reads 30 comments

  19. Knicks Coach Jeff Hornacek Turns Away as Carmelo Anthony Calls His Own Number

    Head coach Jeff Hornacek couldn't hide his frustration during the New York Knicks ' fifth straight loss. During Monday night's 115-103 loss to the Orlando Magic , Carmelo Anthony called for a clear-out and missed a contested jumper...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 months ago 156,281 reads 28 comments

  20. Raptors Dream Big, but NBA Reality Says Toronto's Title Hopes May Be a Fantasy

    One-and-a-half players away. That's how one NBA insider with a thorough understanding of the Toronto Raptors put it. Not just one player away...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 23,062 reads 97 comments

  21. Kristaps Porzingis Injury: Updates on Knicks Star's Achilles and Return

    New York Knicks sensation Kristaps Porzingis has been out since a Dec. 30 contest against the New Orleans Pelicans because of a sore Achilles . However, he's ready to make his return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 4,618 reads 10 comments

  22. Isaiah Thomas: 5th in Celtics History to Score 50 Points in Regular-Season Game

    Fact: Isaiah Thomas scored 52 points in the Boston Celtics ' 117-114 win over the Miami Heat on Friday night. He joins Larry Bird, Kevin McHale, Sam Jones and Paul Pierce as the only Celtics to score 50 or more points in a regular-season game...

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  23. DeMar DeRozan Passed Chris Bosh as All-Time Leading Scorer in Raptors History

    Fact: With 29 points against the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night, DeMar DeRozan passed Chris Bosh (10,275) to become the all-time leading scorer in Toronto Raptors franchise history...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 4 months ago 3,984 reads 7 comments

  24. Celtics Can't Join Eastern Elite Without Making a Statement Against Cavs

    The Boston Celtics are starting to look like the pseudo-contender most projected they'd be, and a victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday night—their seventh in ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 4 months ago 3,727 reads 8 comments

  25. What a Time to Be a 5: Why NBA Bigs Are Launching More Threes Than Ever

    Joel Embiid entered the NBA with the tools to rule the paint. The arachnoid frame, with room to pack on mass. The footwork of a ballet dancer. The gliding strides of a gazelle...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 4 months ago 25,711 reads 39 comments