1. Kevin Durant Did OKC Thunder a Favor by Leaving for Golden State Warriors Now

    Kevin Durant is not a hero for joining the Golden State Warriors —not outside of Oakland, California, anyway. He did, however, give the Oklahoma City Thunder one thing: clarity...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 day ago 155,218 reads 264 comments

  2. Enes Kanter Reveals He's Received Death Threats After Failed Turkish Coup

    Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter revealed Wednesday on Twitter that he's faced death threats in the wake of a failed military coup in his native Turkey last Friday. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 209,296 reads 0 comments

  3. Thunder Reportedly Want to Pair Blake Griffin with Russell Westbrook

    While the Oklahoma City Thunder 's dynamic duo of Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant is no more, they reportedly have visions of a new one-two punch, featuring Westbrook and current Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 129,949 reads 222 comments

  4. Realistic Expectations for Denver Nuggets Rookie Jamal Murray in 2016-17

    The Denver Nuggets were fortunate to have Jamal Murray fall to them at No. 7 in the 2016 NBA draft. He was exactly what they were looking for: a three-point shooter who can play both guard positions...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 5 days ago 4,298 reads 9 comments

  5. Mike Miller Reportedly to Re-Sign with Nuggets: Contract Details and Reaction

    The Denver Nuggets reportedly agreed to a two-year contract with veteran swingman Mike Miller on Monday. Marc Stein of ESPN.com initially reported the news, while The Vertical's Shams Charania noted the deal is worth more than $5 million...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 days ago 2,167 reads 9 comments

  6. Dion Waiters' Qualifying Offer from Thunder Reportedly Rescinded

    The Oklahoma City Thunder reportedly rescinded their qualifying offer for shooting guard Dion Waiters on Monday night, per The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski and the Oklahoman 's Anthony Slater ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 77,697 reads 128 comments

  7. Realistic Expectations for Minnesota Timberwolves Rookie Kris Dunn in 2016-17

    Patience and perseverance pushed Kris Dunn into the 2016 NBA draft lottery. Elite physical tools, mental toughness and some Tom Thibodeau -approved defensive nasty made him the No...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 days ago 14,061 reads 41 comments

  8. NBA Summer League 2016 MVP: Tyus Jones Wins Coveted Award

    A brilliant performance in Las Vegas has led to Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Tyus Jones being named the 2016 Samsung NBA Summer League MVP. The Timberwolves' public relations staff confirmed the news Sunday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 51,749 reads 55 comments

  9. Ricky Rubio Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Around Timberwolves PG

    Even though the Minnesota Timberwolves are entering a new era under head coach and president of basketball operations Tom Thibodeau, Ricky Rubio 's time with the team does not appear to be ending anytime soon...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 35,956 reads 123 comments

  10. Axel Toupane Shakes Troy Williams with Brutal Ankle-Breaker in Summer League

    Troy Williams got the rookie treatment on Saturday night. The Phoenix Suns forward had his ankles broken while trying to chase down Denver Nuggets guard Axel Toupane in the team's ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 days ago 21,218 reads 3 comments

  11. Nuggets Rookie Petr Cornelie Throws Down 1-Handed Dunk vs. Suns in Summer League

    Petr Cornelie seems to be adjusting to the NBA just fine. The Denver Nuggets rookie out of France dropped the hammer in Saturday's Las Vegas Summer League quarterfinal matchup ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 days ago 837 reads 0 comments

  12. Damian Lillard Brings Fellow NBA Players on Stage at 1st Live Rap Concert

    Damian Lillard is actually a talented rapper—unlike some NBA stars who have dabbled in the music scene...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 8 days ago 83,660 reads 105 comments

  13. UNINTERRUPTED: Trey Lyles Talks Tough Summer-League Loss

    Utah Jazz forward Trey Lyles breaks down his game-tying, buzzer-beating tip-in and then losing in double overtime at Las Vegas Summer League...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 11 days ago 534 reads 0 comments

  14. Kris Dunn Injury: Updates on Timberwolves Guard's Concussion and Return

    Minnesota Timberwolves rookie point guard Kris Dunn will miss the team's Las Vegas Summer League contest Monday evening against the Cleveland Cavaliers after being diagnosed with a concussion...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 14,695 reads 20 comments

  15. Allen Crabbe's Nets Offer Sheet Matched by Blazers: Contract Details, Reaction

    After adding swingman Evan Turner and center Festus Ezeli in free agency, the Portland Trail Blazers opted to retain restricted free agent Allen Crabbe , too...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 14 days ago 40,687 reads 172 comments

  16. Meyers Leonard Re-Signs with Trail Blazers: Latest Contract Details, Reaction

    Portland Trail Blazers big man Meyers Leonard was one of the better, younger players who still had a chance to go to another team on the open market, but his incumbent squad made sure he stayed put on Sunday...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 14 days ago 2,333 reads 11 comments

  17. Enes Kanter Jokes with Steven Adams, Says 'Don't Betray Me Like Someone Did'

    The abandonment complex is real with the Oklahoma City Thunder . OKC big men Enes Kanter and Steven Adams shared an interesting exchange on Twitter on Saturday, initiated by Kanter, ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 15 days ago 18,191 reads 22 comments

  18. Trey Lyles Drives to the Rim, Throws Down 1-Handed Dunk

    Trey Lyles brought the hammer down Saturday in Las Vegas. The Utah Jazz forward drove to the basket in the fourth quarter of an NBA Summer League game, powering past Washington Wizards big man Micheal Eric to throw down the one-handed jam...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 15 days ago 1,288 reads 1 comments

  19. Russell Westbrook Loses Game of 1-on-1 with Camper on a Half-Court Shot

    What's the best way to beat Russell Westbrook in a game of one-on-one? Just pull up from half court. One young camper did just that over the weekend, taking down the Oklahoma ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 15 days ago 44,988 reads 48 comments

  20. Damian Lillard Sends Young Fan to His Camp After Receiving Message from Mom

    On the court, Damian Lillard is a bad man. Off the court, however, he's about as good as they get. That much was made evident when he received a message from the mother of ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 15 days ago 17,681 reads 19 comments

  21. Kris Dunn Drops JaKarr Sampson with Crossover in NBA Summer League

    Rookie Kris Dunn is, well, getting it done in the NBA Summer League . "It" refers to JaKarr Sampson's ankles, which, after confronting the Minnesota Timberwolves point guard's crossover, are thoroughly through—or, in other words, broken...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 16 days ago 8,503 reads 13 comments

  22. Realistic Expectations for OKC Thunder Rookie Domantas Sabonis in 2016-17

    A breakout year at Gonzaga launched Domantas Sabonis into the 2016 NBA lottery. He didn't land with a lottery team, though...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 16 days ago 13,790 reads 22 comments

  23. Mitch McGary Suspended: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Oklahoma City Thunder big man Mitch McGary has been suspended for the first five games of the 2016-17 NBA regular season for a violation of the league's substance abuse policy, the league announced Friday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 16 days ago 38,608 reads 74 comments

  24. Enes Kanter Tweets Photo of Kevin Durant Jersey Modified for Victor Oladipo

    Enes Kanter doesn't want you to burn Kevin Durant Oklahoma City Thunder jerseys. He'd rather you repurpose them. That's right: He wants you to make a DIY Victor Oladipo jersey...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 17 days ago 12,831 reads 11 comments

  25. Shabazz Napier to Trail Blazers: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    Shabazz Napier is headed to his third team in as many NBA seasons. The Orlando Magic agreed to trade the former UConn star to the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday for cash considerations...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 days ago 1,748 reads 1 comments