1. 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 5 months ago 227,216 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 5 months ago 132,515 reads 222 comments

  3. 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 5 months ago 5,363 reads 9 comments

  4. 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 5 months ago 2,595 reads 9 comments

  5. Dion Waiters' Qualifying Offer from Thunder Reportedly Rescinded

    The Oklahoma City Thunder reportedly rescinded their qualifying offer for shooting guard Dion Waiters on Monday night, per The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski and the Oklahoman 's Anthony Slater ...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 5 months ago 78,269 reads 128 comments

  6. 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 5 months ago 15,884 reads 42 comments

  7. 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 5 months ago 52,030 reads 55 comments

  8. 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 5 months ago 37,457 reads 123 comments

  9. 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 5 months ago 21,357 reads 3 comments

  10. 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 5 months ago 936 reads 0 comments

  11. 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...

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  12. 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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  13. 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 5 months ago 15,513 reads 20 comments

  14. 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 5 months ago 41,014 reads 172 comments

  15. 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 5 months ago 2,431 reads 11 comments

  16. 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 5 months ago 18,295 reads 22 comments

  17. 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 5 months ago 1,326 reads 1 comments

  18. 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 5 months ago 45,031 reads 48 comments

  19. Damian Lillard Sends Young Fan to His Camp After Receiving Message from Mom

    On the court, Damian Lillard is a bad man. Off the court, however, he's about as good as they get. That much was made evident when he received a message from the mother of ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 5 months ago 17,770 reads 19 comments

  20. Kris Dunn Drops JaKarr Sampson with Crossover in NBA Summer League

    Rookie Kris Dunn is, well, getting it done in the NBA Summer League . "It" refers to JaKarr Sampson's ankles, which, after confronting the Minnesota Timberwolves point guard's crossover, are thoroughly through—or, in other words, broken...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 5 months ago 8,540 reads 13 comments

  21. Realistic Expectations for OKC Thunder Rookie Domantas Sabonis in 2016-17

    A breakout year at Gonzaga launched Domantas Sabonis into the 2016 NBA lottery. He didn't land with a lottery team, though...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 months ago 14,945 reads 22 comments

  22. Mitch McGary Suspended: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Oklahoma City Thunder big man Mitch McGary has been suspended for the first five games of the 2016-17 NBA regular season for a violation of the league's substance abuse policy, the league announced Friday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 38,765 reads 74 comments

  23. Enes Kanter Tweets Photo of Kevin Durant Jersey Modified for Victor Oladipo

    Enes Kanter doesn't want you to burn Kevin Durant Oklahoma City Thunder jerseys. He'd rather you repurpose them. That's right: He wants you to make a DIY Victor Oladipo jersey...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 months ago 13,072 reads 11 comments

  24. Shabazz Napier to Trail Blazers: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    Shabazz Napier is headed to his third team in as many NBA seasons. The Orlando Magic agreed to trade the former UConn star to the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday for cash considerations...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 1,781 reads 1 comments

  25. Brandon Rush to Timberwolves: Latest Contract Details, Reaction

    Unrestricted free agent Brandon Rush is set to join the Minnesota Timberwolves after agreeing to a one-year deal. The Timberwolves announced the signing Friday.  Chris Haynes of Cleveland ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 33,241 reads 82 comments