1. The New James Johnson's Potential Impact on the Raptors

    James Johnson, the most underwhelming and, at the same time, understandable signings made this summer. Ujiri dipped into his back pocket for spare change, threw it in the air, and out ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 hours ago 190 reads 0 comments

  2. Terrence Ross Throws Down a 360 Dunk in the Philippines

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 hours ago 43 reads 0 comments

  3. Jonas Valanciunas' Roadmap to NBA Legitimacy

    Do you need a dominant big man to win the NBA title? The Heat 's three titles say otherwise, but they remain an exception due to having LeBron James, much like Michael Jordan's Bulls who won with Luc Longley in the middle...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 hours ago 31 reads 0 comments

  4. Report: Celtics "Would Be Willing" to Facilitate Kevin Love to Cleveland

    Everybody can thank me for not making this headline “Report: Celtics could be involved in Kevin Love deal?” Anti-clickbait for life.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 hours ago 503 reads 0 comments

  5. More Summer Hoops for Olynyk

    Boston Celtics second-year forward Kelly Olynyk is expected to get additional offseason game reps as a member of Canada's senior men's basketball team.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 hours ago 68 reads 0 comments

  6. Five Truths and a Lie About Evan Turner

    When the word broke earlier this week that the Celtics had signed Evan Turner, C's fans raised a collective eyebrow before filing the news away in a pile of underwhelming offseason moves the team has made...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 hours ago 47 reads 0 comments

  7. Early 'humbled' to Be Phil Jackson's First New York Knicks' Draft Pick

    Without any picks in the 2014 NBA Draft, New York Knicks ' president Phil Jackson made his goal to acquire at least one...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 hours ago 134 reads 0 comments

  8. How Much of an Upgrade Is Jose Calderon?

    Jose Calderon will assume Raymond Felton's old position as the Knicks ' starting point guard, a move that's been praised almost universally. But how much of an upgrade is Calderon on both ends of the court?...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 hours ago 744 reads 1 comments

  9. Tim Hardaway Jr. Was Like 'Nervous Fan' Tracking Carmelo

    As Tim Hardaway Jr. watched Carmelo Anthony's recruiting trip unfold during free agency, he was as uneasy as most Knicks fans about the prospect of the star forward choosing to play elsewhere next season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 hours ago 782 reads 0 comments

  10. Knicks Expect 'Focused' J.R.; Do You?

    We're not breaking any news when we tell you that, to many NBA observers, J.R. Smith is a talented but erratic scorer whose behavior can leave coaches, GMs and team presidents pulling their hair out...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 5 hours ago 831 reads 2 comments

  11. Knicks Rumors: Analyzing Trade Potential, Latest Front Office Buzz and More

    The New York Knicks are rightly among the most scrutinized franchises in the NBA , and even in all of North American professional sports...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 7 hours ago 5,743 reads 7 comments

  12. Early Predictions for Philadelphia 76ers Starting Lineup Next Season

    The Philadelphia 76ers will have one of the NBA 's most inexperienced starting lineups for the second year in a row, but it's one that's full of potential in the years to come...

    Zachary Arthur Written by Zachary Arthur about 12 hours ago 3,864 reads 44 comments

  13. Evan Turner Signing Fails to Address Boston Celtics' Biggest Need

    Evan Turner could be a great value for the Boston Celtics , with "could" serving as the operative word. The swingman , who was once made the No...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 21 hours ago 8,604 reads 49 comments

  14. Report: Celtics 'Ready to Move On' from Love

    BOSTON — There's no waiving of the white flag just yet, but the Boston Celtics appear to be ready to move on from their pursuit of Minnesota star Kevin Love, league sources tell CSNNE...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 22 hours ago 662 reads 3 comments

  15. Knicks Waive Shannon Brown

    Shannon Brown's contract with the Knicks would have become fully guaranteed if New York didn't cut him before August 1...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 24 hours ago 299 reads 1 comments

  16. Knicks Waive Shannon Brown

    July 23, 2014 – New York Knickerbockers President Phil Jackson announced today that the team has waived guard Shannon Brown...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 24 hours ago 107 reads 0 comments

  17. Breaking Down Joel Embiid's Game in GIFs

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 352 reads 0 comments

  18. How Dr. J Got His Name and the Death of Playground Ball

    ESPN has a pretty cool feature on the death of playground basketball in America that touches focuses a portion of the piece on the courts of Philadelphia ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 31 reads 0 comments

  19. What We Learned from Sixers' Summer League

    Summer league is over. That is a sad sentence for hoops junkies. It will be months until the next professional basketball fix. The final game in Las Vegas was played on Monday evening...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 317 reads 0 comments

  20. Video: Kelly Olynyk Rocks out in Lowell

    Kelly Olynyk has been very active in making his presence known at various community service events in the Boston area...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 215 reads 0 comments

  21. Carmelo Anthony Deal Is a Good One for Knicks

    It seemed like the Los Angeles Lakers , Houston Rockets or Chicago Bulls were going to strike gold last week.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 927 reads 0 comments

  22. J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert and the Knicks' (non-Existent) Guard Problem

    At the end of the 2013-14 season, Phil Jackson made perhaps the boldest statement by any president since Kennedy challenged the United States to land a man on the moon: He told Raymond Felton he would be traded by the end of the summer...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 476 reads 0 comments

  23. Jerry Stackhouse Has Contacted Lionel Hollins About a Coaching Job WithNets

    We spoke with Jerry Stackhouse earlier this summer in Treviso, Italy, where he was in attendance at adidas Eurocamp as the head coach of the under-18 USA team that will likely see more than one of its players land in the NBA once they are age-eligible..

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 day ago 253 reads 0 comments

  24. Remaining Free-Agent Fits for the Boston Celtics

    At the moment, the Boston Celtics currently have a crowded roster. The team has 17 players signed under contract for next season and an 18th reportedly on the way with guard/forward Evan Turner...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 1 day ago 7,320 reads 13 comments

  25. Brooklyn Nets add youth and athleticism, but what about leadership?

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 day ago 147 reads 0 comments