1. Noah Vonleh Injury: Updates on Trail Blazers Forward's Recovery from Leg Surgery

    Noah Vonleh 's preparation for the 2016-17 season has hit a speed bump, as the Portland Trail Blazers forward had to undergo surgery on his right leg. Continue for updates. Vonleh Out 3-4 Weeks Wednesday, Aug...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 3,618 reads 8 comments

  2. Resident Starts Petition to Change Durant, Oklahoma, Name to Westbrook

    When an adored sports star leaves his team, the fallout is never pretty. Fans do not forget. (Unless he comes back and wins the city a championship, in which case they obviously never stopped loving him...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 70,973 reads 113 comments

  3. Denver Nuggets' Wilson Chandler Catches 350-Pound Goliath Grouper

    The NBA offseason means plenty of weight training. After missing the 2015-16 season with a hip injury that required surgery, Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler has added ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 7 months ago 93,048 reads 23 comments

  4. Jazz 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Utah Jazz didn't quite match what many expected them to do in 2015-16, but the team is well positioned to get back to the postseason for the first time since 2012. The NBA released the Jazz's schedule for the 2016-17 season Thursday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 2,063 reads 3 comments

  5. Trail Blazers 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds, Record Predictions

    The Portland Trail Blazers have qualified for the postseason each of the last three seasons and six times in the past eight years...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 2,803 reads 4 comments

  6. Timberwolves 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds, Record Predictions

    The Minnesota Timberwolves feature one of the NBA 's most promising rosters, and the 2016-17 season may be the start of an extended stretch of playoff appearances for the franchise...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 5,202 reads 13 comments

  7. Thunder 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    Life after Kevin Durant will begin for the Oklahoma City Thunder next season, and their 2016-17 schedule was officially released Thursday. The complete schedule can be viewed here , courtesy of NBA ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 4,116 reads 12 comments

  8. The Top 10 Plays of Damian Lillard's Career

    Damian Lillard is just halfway through his fourth season in the NBA , but he's already given fans a whole heap of highlights to behold...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 months ago 1,475 reads 1 comments

  9. Russell Westbrook Is 1 of 4 Players with Multiple 40-10-10 Games Since 1983-84

    Fact: Russell Westbrook is one of four players since 1983-84* to have multiple games with at least 40 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists (Larry Bird, Michael Jordan and LeBron James)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 8 months ago 33,031 reads 74 comments

  10. Suddenly, OKC Thunder's Future with Russell Westbrook Looks Awfully Bright

    No matter how many triple-doubles Russell Westbrook racks up during the 2016-17 season, how often he darts through a defense for a momentum-swinging jam, how many game-winning shots ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 months ago 46,829 reads 146 comments

  11. Russell Westbrook Has League-High 77 Games with At Least 20/10/5

    Fact: Russell Westbrook will reportedly sign a three-year, $85 million contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday (via @RamonaShelburne )...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 8 months ago 19,834 reads 44 comments

  12. Russell Westbrook, Thunder Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    Kevin Durant 's departure put a crack in the Oklahoma City Thunder 's foundation. But Russell Westbrook has committed himself to securing it. The Thunder announced they had signed Westbrook to an extension on Thursday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 199,527 reads 411 comments

  13. 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 8 months ago 309,056 reads 473 comments

  14. 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 8 months ago 93,507 reads 322 comments

  15. 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 8 months ago 335,419 reads 35 comments

  16. 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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 8 months ago 16,367 reads 31 comments

  17. 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 8 months ago 3,611 reads 7 comments

  18. 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 8 months ago 32,826 reads 149 comments

  19. 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 8 months ago 171,244 reads 267 comments

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

    Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter revealed on July 20 on Twitter that he's faced death threats in the wake of a failed military coup in his native Turkey. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 227,389 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 8 months ago 132,718 reads 222 comments

  22. 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 8 months ago 5,424 reads 9 comments

  23. 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 8 months ago 3,035 reads 9 comments

  24. 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 8 months ago 78,278 reads 128 comments

  25. 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 8 months ago 15,983 reads 42 comments