1. Kevin Durant Denies Report He Told Russell Westbrook He Would Return to Thunder

    Kevin Durant shocked the NBA world when he announced his intention to sign with the Golden State Warriors on July 4, and the news reportedly came as a surprise to more than just fans...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 days ago 294,096 reads 465 comments

  2. Russell Westbrook Reportedly Angry, Hurt by Kevin Durant Leaving Thunder

    Nearly a month has elapsed since Kevin Durant announced he was bolting for the Golden State Warriors , but Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook is reportedly still stewing over the former MVP's decision...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 89,288 reads 322 comments

  3. Kevin Durant's Oklahoma City Restaurant Closes 3 Weeks After He Joins Warriors

    Kevin Durant 's Oklahoma City restaurant, Kd's , has closed. It's not a huge surprise given the former NBA MVP's decision to join the Golden State Warriors and the, um, unflattering Yelp reviews his move prompted on the restaurant's page...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 days ago 332,044 reads 35 comments

  4. C.J. McCollum Is 4th Non-All-Star to Sign a $100 Million Contract This Summer

    Fact: Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum signed a four-year, $106 million extension on Monday, per ESPN.com . He became the fourth non-All-Star in the NBA to sign a $100 million contract this offseason...

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  5. Cameron Payne Injury: Updates on Thunder Guard's Recovery from Foot Surgery

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Cameron Payne underwent " surgery for a Jones fracture in his right foot" on Monday, per Anthony Slater of the Oklahoman . Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 2,782 reads 7 comments

  6. C.J. McCollum, Trail Blazers Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Portland Trail Blazers and guard C.J. McCollum agreed to a four-year extension Monday, which will pay him the maximum of $106 million. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the news, which ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 31,819 reads 148 comments

  7. 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 6 days ago 167,780 reads 268 comments

  8. 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 9 days ago 211,641 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 10 days ago 131,581 reads 222 comments

  10. 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 10 days ago 4,519 reads 9 comments

  11. 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 11 days ago 2,193 reads 9 comments

  12. 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 11 days ago 78,172 reads 128 comments

  13. 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 11 days ago 14,750 reads 41 comments

  14. 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 12 days ago 51,826 reads 55 comments

  15. 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 12 days ago 36,338 reads 123 comments

  16. 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 13 days ago 21,265 reads 3 comments

  17. 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 13 days ago 841 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 13 days ago 83,768 reads 105 comments

  19. 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...

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  20. 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 18 days ago 14,805 reads 20 comments

  21. 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 19 days ago 40,771 reads 172 comments

  22. 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 19 days ago 2,356 reads 11 comments

  23. 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 20 days ago 18,206 reads 22 comments

  24. 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 20 days ago 1,306 reads 1 comments

  25. 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 20 days ago 45,012 reads 48 comments