1. Russell Westbrook Wears Joe Dirt Costume for Halloween

    Russell Westbrook lives every day like it's Halloween, so the pressure is on the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard to don a strong costume around Oct. 31. He delivered by dressing as Joe Dirt...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 3,982 reads 4 comments

  2. Karl-Anthony Towns Takes Flight for the Putback Jam

    KATs can fly. Or at least the 2015-16 Rookie of the Year can. After a historic rookie season, Minnesota Center Karl-Anthony Towns shows no signs of slowing down in his sophomore year...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Meredith Minkow about 7 months ago 6,131 reads 10 comments

  3. Boris Diaw Wants to Try Coffee from Beans Digested, Defecated by Cats, Elephants

    Boris Diaw is prepared to take his coffee obsession to the extreme. The Wall Street Journal 's Ben Cohen profiled the NBA veteran's love for coffee...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 7,186 reads 6 comments

  4. Ricky Rubio Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Timberwolves PG

    Kris Dunn is almost certainly the Minnesota Timberwolves ' point guard of the future, which means the team may look to move Ricky Rubio at some point in the coming months. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 35,288 reads 52 comments

  5. Kevin Durant's Subtle Shots at OKC Thunder Ignore Franchise's Sustained Success

    Months after the fireworks he lit with his Fourth of July relocation declaration, Kevin Durant continues to explain why he bailed on the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by John Rohde about 7 months ago 50,133 reads 182 comments

  6. Festus Ezeli Injury: Updates on Trail Blazers Center's Knee and Return

    Portland Trail Blazers center Festus Ezeli hasn't played this season after undergoing knee surgery in the offseason. It's unclear when he will return to the court. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 6,655 reads 9 comments

  7. Emmanuel Mudiay Injury: Updates on Nuggets Star's Ankle and Return

    Denver Nuggets guard Emmanuel Mudiay left Friday's preseason contest against the Golden State Warriors with an ankle injury and would not return. Continue for updates. Latest on Mudiay's Injury Friday, Oct...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 1,300 reads 0 comments

  8. Damian Lillard Says He Couldn't Join Team Like Golden State Warriors

    Portland Trail Blazers star point guard Damian Lillard is preparing for the 2016-17 season under a five-year, $139.9 million deal, per Spotrac ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 8,272 reads 11 comments

  9. Gordon Hayward: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on SF's Future with Jazz

    Utah Jazz star forward Gordon Hayward has a player option in his contract for the 2017-18 season and could become a free agent after this year. Continue for updates. Celtics Among Teams Showing Interest in Hayward Wednesday, Oct...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 39,082 reads 91 comments

  10. Predicting Oklahoma City Thunder's Final 15-Man 2016-17 Roster

    The Oklahoma City Thunder should head into 2016-17 with modest expectations, as they firmly shift their focus toward rebuilding. With Kevin Durant and Serge Ibaka gone, any realistic hope of a deep playoff run is vanished...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 8 months ago 6,768 reads 11 comments

  11. OKC Thunder's Offense Needs Massive Overhaul Without Kevin Durant

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Too often in the past, the Oklahoma City Thunder cared little for passing. That’s not to say the team was stubborn or selfish; it just subsisted heavily ...

    Jon Hamm Written by Jon Hamm about 8 months ago 18,531 reads 44 comments

  12. Gordon Hayward Injury: Updates on Jazz Star's Finger and Recovery

    Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward dislocated his finger Oct. 7 when his hand became stuck in a teammate's jersey at practice and had not played since. However, he is ready to make his debut...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 15,421 reads 59 comments

  13. Andrew Wiggins Wants to Dunk on Former Kansas Teammate Joel Embiid

    Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins is excited Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is healthy and ready to begin his NBA career...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 8 months ago 10,821 reads 7 comments

  14. Michael Jordan Will Present Russell Westbrook into Oklahoma Hall of Fame

    NBA legend Michael Jordan will present Russell Westbrook into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame on Nov. 17...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 12,774 reads 3 comments

  15. OKC Thunder 2016-17 NBA Training Camp Roster Rankings

    The Oklahoma City Thunder are entering a new, scary era, one without the certainty of title contention. Even though the roster isn't entirely bereft of talent, Kevin Durant and ...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 8 months ago 7,761 reads 13 comments

  16. Gary Harris Injury: Updates on Nuggets Guard's Groin and Return

    The Denver Nuggets are likely to be starting the season without shooting guard Gary Harris because of a partially torn groin muscle, per Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 2,976 reads 12 comments

  17. Steven Adams Injury: Updates on Thunder Center's Ankle and Return

    Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams exited an Oct. 3 preseason game against Real Madrid with a sprained ankle. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Adams to Play vs...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 9,176 reads 15 comments

  18. Russell Westbrook Throws Down Hammer Dunk in Preseason Game vs. Real Madrid

    After Kevin Durant 's departure this summer, Russell Westbrook appears to be taking control of the Oklahoma City Thunder 's future...

    Aaron Siegal-Eisman Written by Aaron Siegal-Eisman about 8 months ago 12,157 reads 7 comments

  19. Denver Nuggets Banking on Young Stars, Healthy Vets to Be 2016-17's NBA Sleeper

    DENVER — Fresh off a 33-49 campaign, yet oozing untapped potential, the Denver Nuggets internally believe they can end a playoff drought that stretches back to 2013. "I think we have some guys on our team that last year...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 months ago 1,550 reads 2 comments

  20. Cameron Payne Injury: Updates on Thunder Guard's Foot and Return

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Cameron Payne suffered an acute fracture in his right foot during a team scrimmage on Sept. 27. The timetable for his return is uncertain. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 11,164 reads 21 comments

  21. Dikembe Mutombo to Have Number Retired by Denver Nuggets

    The Denver Nuggets announced Monday they will retire former center Dikembe Mutombo 's No. 55 at their home opener against the Portland Trail Blazers on Oct...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 2,912 reads 6 comments

  22. Nikola Pekovic Injury: Updates on Timberwolves Center's Ankle and Recovery

    The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Sunday Nikola Pekovic will miss the entire 2016-17 season with an ankle injury, according to the team's official public relations account ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 21,336 reads 51 comments

  23. Victor Oladipo Jokes About Russell Westbrook Singing Lullabies

    A day after we witnessed another installment in the Enes Kanter-Steven Adams bromance , the Oklahoma City Thunder 's Victor Oladipo reminded us how close he is with his new backcourt partner, Russell Westbrook ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 8 months ago 6,039 reads 5 comments

  24. Enes Kanter and Steven Adams Are the NBA's Best New Bromance

    With the likes of Kevin Durant and Serge Ibaka out of Oklahoma City, it seems the Thunder's new frontcourt duo of Steven Adams and Enes Kanter will have to play together a lot...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 8 months ago 7,002 reads 3 comments

  25. Kevin Garnett Leaves Behind Legacy as NBA's Most Beloved Bully

    Kevin Garnett is leaving the Minnesota Timberwolves and the NBA relatively quietly, and that's a little weird for a player whose career has been defined by high volume and confrontation...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 8 months ago 55,341 reads 121 comments