1. Why Karl-Anthony Towns Will Make the Timberwolves Championship Contenders

    Over the past few seasons, it always seemed like the Minnesota Timberwolves were always missing that one pivotal player...

    Laureen Irat Written by Laureen Irat about 8 months ago 23,363 reads 127 comments

  2. Glen Taylor Reportedly Negotiating Minority-Stake Sale of Timberwolves

    The Minnesota Timberwolves are one of the NBA 's brightest up-and-coming teams, and Memphis Grizzlies minority partner Steve Kaplan reportedly wants a piece of the action...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 8,794 reads 23 comments

  3. Rudy Gobert Injury: Updates on Jazz Center's Ankle and Return

    Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert suffered an ankle injury on Nov. 9 against the Cleveland Cavaliers . He didn't play on Nov. 12 versus the Miami Heat but is ready to return...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 5,691 reads 4 comments

  4. Jason Kidd Says Emmanuel Mudiay Will 'Be Better' Than He Was

    Denver Nuggets rookie point guard Emmanuel Mudiay has only appeared in eight games in the NBA , yet he has received some high praise from one of the best point guards to ever play the game in Milwaukee Bucks head coach Jason Kidd ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 34,824 reads 111 comments

  5. Meyers Leonard Injury: Updates on Trail Blazers PF's Shoulder and Return

    The Portland Trail Blazers announced big man Meyers Leonard has been held out since dislocating his left shoulder in a Nov. 11 game against the San Antonio Spurs . However, he is expected to return to the floor soon...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 6,756 reads 11 comments

  6. Wilson Chandler Injury Update: Nuggets SG to Undergo Season-Ending Hip Surgery

    Denver Nuggets swingman Wilson Chandler will miss the remainder of the 2015-16 season because of a labral tear in his right hip that requires surgery, the team announced Wednesday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 6,196 reads 20 comments

  7. Tuesday NBA Roundup: Thunder Win Big as Wizards Fail to Impress Kevin Durant

    Fans at the Verizon Center came prepared to do whatever it took to woo Kevin Durant (which ironically included booing him), but a 125-101 Oklahoma City Thunder win against a ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 8 months ago 27,407 reads 96 comments

  8. Ricky Rubio Injury: Updates on Timberwolves Star's Knee and Return

    Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio has been out since Nov. 10 with a knee injury. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Rubio Active vs. Heat Tuesday, Nov...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 16,160 reads 26 comments

  9. Gold Nugget Emmanuel Mudiay Looks Like More Than Rookie of the Year Candidate

    DENVER—Two weeks into his career with the Denver Nuggets , Emmanuel Mudiay has already faced off against a gauntlet of top-notch NBA point guards...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 months ago 41,453 reads 115 comments

  10. Nick Collison and Steven Adams' Intense Pregame Handshake Made It to 'NBA 2K16'

    Oklahoma City Thunder big men Nick Collison and Steven Adams shared an intense pregame handshake in January that has found renewed life on NBA 2K16 . Yep...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 65,473 reads 26 comments

  11. Kevin Durant Calls Russell Westbrook Oklahoma City Thunder's 'Best Player'

    Kevin Durant is widely considered one of the top players in the NBA and the go-to guy for the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 35,264 reads 112 comments

  12. Russell Westbrook Dramatically Flops Against Raptors' Jonas Valanciunas

    Someone give Russell Westbrook an award for this one. The Oklahoma City Thunder point guard flopped pretty dramatically when Toronto Raptors big man Jonas Valanciunas got physical fighting for a rebound Wednesday night...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 14,822 reads 49 comments

  13. Joffrey Lauvergne Injury: Updates on Nuggets Center's Back and Return

    Denver Nuggets center Joffrey Lauvergne has been out since Nov. 3 with a back injury . However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates. Lauvergne Will Play vs. Dallas Mavericks Saturday, Nov...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 2,991 reads 0 comments

  14. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook Combine for 91 Points in 2OT Win vs. Magic

    The Oklahoma City Thunder are hoping for a resurgent 2015-16 season after missing the playoffs for the first time in five years in large part because of superstar Kevin Durant 's season-ending foot injury...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 8 months ago 11,248 reads 23 comments

  15. Durant, Oladipo, Westbrook Hit 3s in Last 14 Seconds of OKC vs. ORL to Force OT

    We knew we missed the NBA , and now we remember why. Kevin Durant , Victor Oladipo and Russell Westbrook each hit a three-pointer in the final seconds of Friday night's Oklahoma City Thunder - Orlando Magic game to force overtime...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 53,000 reads 308 comments

  16. In Wake of Flip Saunders' Death, Timberwolves Vow 'To Keep Going for Him'

    LOS ANGELES — On just his second night in Minneapolis, after the Minnesota Timberwolves selected him with the 13th overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, Zach LaVine quickly realized how lucky he was to have Flip Saunders in his life...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 8 months ago 19,217 reads 35 comments

  17. Denver Nuggets Unveil New WHITEGOLD 'Pride' Uniforms for 2015-16 Season

    Wanting to pay tribute to their city, the Denver Nuggets have added a new "Pride" alternate jersey to their options for the 2015-16 season...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 8 months ago 36,339 reads 18 comments

  18. Minnesota Loses a Basketball Icon, but Flip Saunders' Legacy Is in Good Hands

    Flip Saunders rose to be one of the most powerful men in the NBA and still radiated a small-town warmth that is hard to come by in this ever-growing big-business league...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 8 months ago 77,938 reads 58 comments

  19. Flip Saunders Won't Coach Timberwolves This Season Due to Hodgkin Lymphoma

    The Minnesota Timberwolves will reportedly be without head coach Flip Saunders for the 2015-16 season as he continues to battle Hodgkin lymphoma...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 57,383 reads 105 comments

  20. Kevin Garnett Gets Timeout Call Before Falling Face-First into Chair

    Kevin Garnett , or Michael Jackson? The Minnesota Timberwolves forward channeled his inner King of Pop in an effort to stay in bounds Friday night against the Milwaukee Bucks ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 58,755 reads 31 comments

  21. Mustapha Farrakhan, Michael Cobbins to Thunder: Contract Details and Reaction

    The Oklahoma City Thunder announced Thursday that they signed forward Michael Cobbins and guard Mustapha Farrakhan Jr., grandson of Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan. They did not disclose the contract details...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 8 months ago 3,936 reads 1 comments

  22. Thunder Season Preview and Prediction: Can KD Tune out Free-Agency Noise?

    Billy Donovan takes over a squad with a healthy Kevin Durant , who is on the last year of his contract...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 months ago 1,139 reads 7 comments

  23. Basketball Impersonator Brandon Armstrong Does Spot-on Kevin Garnett Impression

    Anything is possible—even Brandon Armstrong finally doing a Kevin Garnett impression. The basketball impersonator has made a name for himself with a bulk of previous impressions—most ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 9 months ago 51,086 reads 22 comments

  24. Dion Waiters, Thunder Fail to Reach Agreement on Contract Extension

    Dion Waiters is set to become a free agent at the end of the upcoming NBA season. The Oklahoma City Thunder announced they could not reach an agreement with Waiters...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 19,641 reads 88 comments

  25. Everything You Need to Know About the Portland Trail Blazers' 2015-16 NBA Season

    The Portland Trail Blazers are about to find out what happens when you tear down a championship contender for a shot at building a better one. It wasn't supposed to be like this for them...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 9 months ago 6,012 reads 33 comments