1. Malcolm Brogdon Asks Bucks to Forgo ROTY Campaign and Give Money to Charity

    Malcolm Brogdon doesn't want the Milwaukee Bucks campaigning on his behalf for 2016-17 Rookie of the Year. Instead, the 24-year-old guard has asked his team to make charitable use of the money it would have put toward the effort...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 18 days ago 60,999 reads 0 comments

  2. Regular-Season Grades for Each Cleveland Cavaliers Player

    The Cleveland Cavaliers killed 100,000 hot takes on Wednesday. All that talk about how their defensive woes were real and how the Boston Celtics were challengers in the Eastern Conference took a WWE-sized beating in the Cavs' 114-91 win in Boston...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 18 days ago 9,713 reads 0 comments

  3. The Cleveland Cavaliers Have a Secret Weapon for Playoffs, but Will They Use It?

    CLEVELAND — For weeks, the Cleveland Cavaliers have been working on their "playoff defense" in practices, one that will presumably replace the NBA 's 22nd-ranked regular-season version...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 18 days ago 82,905 reads 0 comments

  4. Jeff Teague Drops Matthew Dellavedova with Crossover, Possible No-Call

    Indiana Pacers point guard Jeff Teague may have received the benefit of a no-call late in the first half of Thursday's game versus the Milwaukee Bucks at Bankers Life Fieldhouse...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 19 days ago 2,358 reads 0 comments

  5. Lance Stephenson Says He'll Tie Paul George to a Chair to Keep Wing with Pacers

    Lance Stephenson has only been back with the Indiana Pacers for three games, but he's already thinking about the team's future —specifically as it relates to Paul George ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 19 days ago 5,454 reads 0 comments

  6. LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers Remind NBA Who Controls the East

    BOSTON — Heading into Wednesday night's complete ruination of the Boston Celtics at TD Garden, FiveThirtyEight gave the Cleveland Cavaliers a 2 percent chance to win their second straight championship...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 19 days ago 79,000 reads 0 comments

  7. LeBron James Leads Cavaliers to Dominant 114-91 Win vs. Celtics

    After playing in six straight Finals, LeBron James says there's no such thing as a "big" regular-season game. Such trivial matters like the East's No. 1 seed could never possibly matter to the King...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 19 days ago 29,471 reads 0 comments

  8. Pistons Fan Shows Off Dance Moves During Game vs. Raptors

    It appears the Detroit Pistons have their answer to " Warriors Dance Cam Mom ." During a break in the action of Wednesday's game against the Toronto Raptors at The Palace of ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 19 days ago 3,042 reads 0 comments

  9. Like LeBron James, Kevin Love Took a Basketball to the Face in Warm-Ups

    You may remember when Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James unexpectedly took a basketball to the face during warm-ups before a game against the Philadelphia 76ers in January...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 20 days ago 3,871 reads 0 comments

  10. Dwyane Wade May Return from Elbow Injury Before End of Bulls' Regular Season

    Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade returned to full-contact practice Wednesday and may wind up returning before the end of the season despite previously being ruled out...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 days ago 12,262 reads 0 comments

  11. Lance Stephenson Return Is Perfect Timing for Indiana Pacers Playoff Push

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 20 days ago 158 reads 0 comments

  12. Tristan Thompson Thumb Injury Ends NBA-Best Streak of 447 Straight Appearances

    Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson sprained his thumb against the Orlando Magic on Tuesday and will not play against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday or the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, the team announced Wednesday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 20 days ago 25,154 reads 0 comments

  13. The Case Against Every 2017 NBA MVP Candidate

    Somebody is going to win the 2017 NBA MVP award, and that somebody—whether it's Russell Westbrook , James Harden , LeBron James or Kawhi Leonard—will have advocates nodding, justifying and exclaiming delightedly that he deserved it...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 20 days ago 115,528 reads 0 comments

  14. LeBron James Passes Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with 788th Straight Double-Digit Game

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James made history Tuesday night, surpassing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the second-most consecutive games with double digits in scoring...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 days ago 9,000 reads 0 comments

  15. LeBron James Downplays Importance of Cavaliers vs. Celtics

    Wednesday's showdown between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics —who are tied atop the Eastern Conference with five games remaining in the regular season—figures to be one of the most important contests of the 2016-17 campaign...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 days ago 18,371 reads 0 comments

  16. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Says He Only Had 2 Drinks in DUI Arrest Video

    Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope said he only had two drinks on the night of his DUI arrest in a video obtained by TMZ Sports ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 22 days ago 18,502 reads 0 comments

  17. LeBron James Says Cavaliers GM David Griffin Should Get Contract Extension

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James publicly advocated for general manager David Griffin to receive a contract extension with the organization when his deal expires after the 2016-17 season...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 22 days ago 27,421 reads 0 comments

  18. Milwaukee Bucks' Khris Middleton Is the NBA's Most Overlooked Star

    With Paul George 's signature shoe on his feet and a small bandage over his left eye, Khris Middleton inched his way through a series of set shots...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 22 days ago 26,511 reads 0 comments

  19. LeBron James Apologizes to Tristan Thompson for Argument During Game vs. Pacers

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James publicly apologized to Tristan Thompson after the teammates had a heated on-court exchange during their 135-130 double-overtime win Sunday over the Indiana Pacers ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 22 days ago 98,419 reads 0 comments

  20. Tristan Thompson Gets Heated During Cleveland Cavaliers Huddle

    The Cleveland Cavaliers survived a nail-biter against the Indiana Pacers in a 135-130 double-overtime victory Sunday. But things got a little testy during the later stages of the contest, particularly in front of the Cavaliers bench...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 22 days ago 142,121 reads 0 comments

  21. LeBron James Outduels Paul George as Cavaliers Hang on for 2 OT Win vs. Pacers

    If Sunday's showdown was any indication, a playoff matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers would be a treat for NBA fans...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 7,742 reads 0 comments

  22. Gary Payton Jr. Signs 2-Year Contract with Milwaukee Bucks

    The Milwaukee Bucks signed Gary Payton Jr. to a two-year contract Sunday, according to Chris Haynes of ESPN. Payton averaged 14.1 points, 6.5 rebounds, 3.3 assists, and 2...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 23 days ago 3,765 reads 0 comments

  23. Terrence Jones Waived by Milwaukee Bucks

    The Milwaukee Bucks announced Saturday they have waived forward Terrence Jones . Jones only appeared in three games for Milwaukee during the 2016-17 season, scoring zero points in a total of six minutes...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 24 days ago 48,715 reads 0 comments

  24. Kyrie Irving Says Flagrant Foul on Justin Anderson Was to Protect LeBron James

    Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving revealed his flagrant foul in the first quarter against Philadelphia 76ers forward Justin Anderson was meant to serve as payback for an earlier play against LeBron James ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 24 days ago 54,098 reads 0 comments

  25. Lance Stephenson Compares Return to Indiana to Michael Jordan Coming Back to NBA

    Lance Stephenson solidified his return to the Indiana Pacers by signing a three-year deal Thursday. Though his career has fizzled since he left the franchise in 2014, the 26-year-old still anticipates a hero's welcome...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 24 days ago 10,765 reads 0 comments