1. Why the Minnesota Timberwolves Should Give Ricky Rubio Near-Max Deal

    After playing for the Minnesota Timberwolves for three years, 23-year-old point guard Ricky Rubio is looking for a contract extension. Rubio 's numbers may be modest, but he deserves a near-max deal...

    Joseph Zapata Written by Joseph Zapata about 1 month ago 3,912 reads 7 comments

  2. Video: JaVale Stars in TMNT Music Video

    It's been kind of a while since we've caught up with JaVale McGee; that can happen when a player's been sidelined for nearly nine months after suffering what wound up being a season-ending stress fracture in his left leg...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 month ago 286 reads 0 comments

  3. Reports: Nuggets to Sign Erick Green to 3-Year Deal

    The Denver Nuggets have reached a contract agreement with point guard Erick Green, as first reported by Nikos Varlas of EuroHoops. The deal will be for three years, per Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 372 reads 0 comments

  4. Are the Oklahoma City Thunder Done Making Moves?

    By now most of the basketball world and all of the die-hard Oklahoma City Thunder fans will be aware of the situation regarding the Thunder and their first round draft pick (29th overall) Josh Huestis...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 73 reads 0 comments

  5. How Anthony Morrow Will Help the Thunder

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have been one of the NBA 's best and most consistent teams over the last few years. Unfortunately over the last few postseason they have come up short on their quest for a title...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 1,048 reads 0 comments

  6. Trading James Harden Not Looking so Silly for OKC

    It has been a contentious topic ever since the deal was made, but when the Oklahoma City Thunder traded James Harden , they were very harshly criticized...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 1,218 reads 3 comments

  7. Lillard Eyeing Spot for 2016 Summer Olympics

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  8. Sources: Patrick Beilein joining Quin Snyder's Utah Jazz staff

    Patrick Beilein is leaving West Virginia Wesleyan to take a job on coach Quin Snyder's staff with the Utah Jazz , league sources told Yahoo Sports...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 1,630 reads 0 comments

  9. Does the NBA Developmental League Even Matter?

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 127 reads 0 comments

  10. Damian Lillard Could Set Sights on Shooting Guard for Team USA

    Washington Wizards all-star point guard, John Wall , has accepted his invitation to participate in the USA Basketball training camp in Las Vegas next week...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 140 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Summer League 2014: Evaluating Craig Brackins

    Craig Brackins was another former Iowa State big guy that's struggled to make it in the NBA . He's bounced all over the place — in the NBA, in the D-League, and overseas...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 83 reads 0 comments

  12. Original Trail Blazer Dale Schlueter Passes Away After Battle with Cancer

    PORTLAND, Ore. (July 24, 2014) – A beloved figure among former Portland Trail Blazers players and a member of the original team from the inaugural 1970-71 season has lost his battle with cancer...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 43 reads 0 comments

  13. Blazers '77 Championship Team: Where Are They Now?

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 months ago 247 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Draft Expert's Notebook: How Zach LaVine Can Live Up to Enormous Potential

    Throughout his freshman year at UCLA, you saw the highlight dunks, the step-back jumpers, the explosive drives...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 54,240 reads 118 comments

  15. Andrew Wiggins' Upside Should Make It Easy for Timberwolves to Deal Kevin Love

    For a player who has yet to step on the court in a real game, Andrew Wiggins is getting talked about a lot. Taken first overall by the Cleveland in June's draft, the 19-year-old is already the subject of the hottest trade rumor in basketball...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 423 reads 0 comments

  16. Kevin Love Saga Puts Timberwolves at Yet Another Franchise Crossroads

    It's not very often a team is faced with the most important decision in their history, but that's exactly the case for the Minnesota Timberwolves when it comes to star forward Kevin Love ...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 2 months ago 4,582 reads 15 comments

  17. Kevin Love Not Only Minnesota Timberwolves Player Who Could Be Traded

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Spurned by Dallas after aiding the Mavericks in their 2011 championship run, J.J. Barea came to the Twin Cities hoping to make the most of a new, if not 100-percent welcome, opportunity...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 558 reads 0 comments

  18. Sorry, Flip: The Wolves Cannot Avoid a Rebuild

    With apologies to Flip Saunders, let's talk a little bit about how and why, despite their new/old boss' insistence to the contrary, the Wolves cannot avoid a rebuild.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 371 reads 0 comments

  19. Robbie Hummel Fits Style of 'New Look' Wolves

    Robbie Hummel is, once again, officially a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves . The injury-plagued shooting guard has struggled with his health since his collegiate days at the University ...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 595 reads 1 comments

  20. Free Agency 2014: Utah Jazz Roster Almost All Filled Up, What's Missing?

    The Jazz have 12 men on roster for next season. The cap space is still there, and Dennis Lindsey is not quite done yet...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 1,059 reads 0 comments

  21. Time to Rethink Your Utah Jazz

    For two and half decades Utah Jazz fans were spoiled rotten. But the rules of the game have changed, and the game has evolved with it. It's time to update the way we think about the NBA game and the Utah Jazz along with it...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 894 reads 0 comments

  22. Celebrating the Mailman's 51st Birthday

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY KARL MALONE ! Karl Malone is the best. 2nd most point of all-time. We know that. A billion awards, like Gold Medals, MVPS, All- NBA teams, All-Star teams. That's common knowledge...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 335 reads 0 comments

  23. Is Kevin Love Trade Market About to Speed Up or Dry Up?

    Kevin Love is still a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves , despite the inordinate amount of time he's spent as a central figure in trade rumors throughout the 2014 offseason...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 23,801 reads 181 comments

  24. Jusuf Nurkic Wins MVP in U20 European Tournament

    If you were a little leery about the Nuggets top draft pick, center Jusuf Nurkic, the 10 days from July 10-20 had to put a smile on your face and ease your mind about his potential...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 months ago 124 reads 0 comments

  25. Nuggets to Sign Jusuf Nurkic

    The Nuggets have signed 16th overall pick Jusuf Nurkic, reports Mark Deeks of ShamSports (via Twitter). Nurkic will likely be making more than $1.7MM this season, as our table of salaries for 2014 first-round picks shows...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 months ago 75 reads 0 comments