1. Warriors, Rakuten Agree to Reported $20 Million Per Year Jersey Sponsorship

    The Golden State Warriors announced they came to terms on a three-year jersey sponsorship deal with Rakuten...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 13 days ago 208,604 reads 0 comments

  2. Kobe Bryant's Lakers Jersey Retirement Reportedly Set for Dec. 18 vs. Warriors

    TMZ Sports reported Tuesday that the Los Angeles Lakers are planning to retire Kobe Bryant 's jersey number on Dec. 18 prior to a game against the Golden State Warriors at the Staples Center in L...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 13 days ago 74,971 reads 0 comments

  3. Stephen Curry Says He Wants to Play in the NBA for 16 Years Like His Dad Dell

    Stephen Curry has been in the NBA for eight seasons, and he hinted there will be eight more in a comment about his father in a Monday piece from Scott Fowler of the Charlotte Observer ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 16,595 reads 0 comments

  4. Stephen Curry Responds to Kevin Durant's Comments on Under Armour Sneakers

    During an August episode of The Bill Simmons Podcast , Golden State Warriors superstar Kevin Durant told the host that "Nobody wants to play in Under Armours...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 14 days ago 173,890 reads 0 comments

  5. 'Ball in the Family' Review: Highlights from Episode 3 of LaVar Ball's Show

    Lonzo Ball figures to face plenty of pressure in the upcoming season as a rookie for the Los Angeles Lakers , but that may fail to compare to the pressure an older brother feels when tested athletically by a younger brother...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 8,009 reads 0 comments

  6. Lonzo Ball Drops Debut Rap Single

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball 's first debut of 2017 won't be on the basketball court. On Thursday, the 19-year-old rookie debuted his rap single "Melo 1," a track featuring Kenneth Paige...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 17 days ago 25,088 reads 0 comments

  7. 'Complacency' May Be Warriors' Biggest Concern, but It's Not Their Only Weakness

    Tiny weaknesses in otherwise unconquerable foes have always provided sources of hope amid despair. The Death Star's main reactor was a fatal vulnerability, killing the queen downed ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 17 days ago 25,349 reads 0 comments

  8. Lonzo Ball Announces He Will Release 1st Rap Single 'Melo Ball 1' on Friday

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball announced on Twitter on Thursday night that he will release a single titled "Melo Ball 1" on Friday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 4,124 reads 0 comments

  9. Jeff Van Gundy Says Warriors Will 'Win Forever If Everything Stays the Same'

    ESPN NBA analyst Jeff Van Gundy said Thursday he believes the Golden State Warriors will " win forever if everything stays the same," and added he already thinks "this season is over...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 18 days ago 24,418 reads 0 comments

  10. Steve Kerr Says Complacency Will Be Warriors' Biggest Issue Next Season

    Coming off three straight appearances in the NBA Finals and two championships, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr thinks his team will have to fight complacency to have another successful season in 2017-18...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 10,708 reads 0 comments

  11. Lonzo Ball Says He Isn't Worried About Lil B 'Curse': 'I Don't Believe in That'

    Curses obviously aren't real; nobody should need an athlete to confirm this. Rapper Lil B claims to have the power to hex NBA players . He, of course, doesn't because curses aren't real...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 18 days ago 8,102 reads 0 comments

  12. Clippers Adding 'Star Courtside' Seats Worth Reported $175,000

    The Los Angeles Clippers have confirmed the addition of eight "Star Courtside" seats for the 2017-18 season, which will allow fans to sit between team benches for a reported price tag of $175,000...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 141,754 reads 0 comments

  13. How Kevin Durant Can Reclaim NBA's MVP Award in 2017-18

    After adjusting to a new city and new squad last season, Kevin Durant has used this summer to get reacquainted with some old friends...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 19 days ago 12,152 reads 0 comments

  14. Magic Johnson Asked Jeanie Buss to Take Lakers Tampering Fine out of His Salary

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said Monday he told team owner Jeanie Buss she could take the $500,000 fine for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George out of his salary...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 20 days ago 42,664 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Tampering 101: 'If You're Not Cheating ... You're Not Trying'

    The most shocking aspect of the NBA 's investigation of the Los Angeles Lakers for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George is not that the league found enough evidence to slap the Lakers with a $500,000 fine...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 20 days ago 42,183 reads 0 comments

  16. A Five-Part Blueprint for Lonzo Ball to Win Rookie of the Year

    Lonzo Ball is still learning the ins and outs of NBA life. Sure, he flashed the on-court skills to secure MVP honors in summer league...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 20 days ago 12,549 reads 0 comments

  17. Lonzo Ball Gets Guest-Starring Role on Next Season of 'Fuller House'

    Lonzo Ball can now add professional acting credits to his list of accolades. The rookie Laker will appear alongside the Tanners on the upcoming season of Netflix sitcom Fuller House , a popular spinoff of 90s classic Full House...

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  18. James Worthy: Kevin Durant Comments on Showtime Lakers Lineup 'Ludicrous'

    Kevin Durant would like to have taken James Worthy's spot alongside Magic Johnson on the "Showtime" Lakers from the 1980s, but Worthy called that notion "ludicrous." "Why me?" he asked in an interview with TMZ Sports ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 21 days ago 94,334 reads 0 comments

  19. LaVar Ball Says LeBron James 'Is Coming to LA,' Would Fit with Lonzo on Lakers

    LaVar Ball has a knack for speaking things into existence , so perhaps we should hear him out when he says LeBron James is going to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers next summer...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 111,680 reads 0 comments

  20. Kevin Durant Contemplates Getting a Tattoo of a Snake in Tribute to His Haters

    Kevin Durant says he's ready to embrace the hate he's received since making the leap from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Golden State Warriors in 2016...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 23 days ago 13,861 reads 0 comments

  21. If LeBron Chooses Lakers in 2018, Who Could Be His Max Contract Running Mate?

    LOS ANGELES — How often in history would a $500,000 fine be considered good news? After an outside law firm (Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz) conducted an investigation ...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 24 days ago 154,893 reads 0 comments

  22. Kevin Durant Defends LaMelo Ball Being Gifted a Lamborghini by LaVar Ball

    On Thursday , Big Baller Brand announced 16-year-old LaMelo Ball, the youngest brother of Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball, now has his own signature shoe...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 24 days ago 91,455 reads 0 comments

  23. The 5 Biggest Threats to a Warriors Championship Repeat in 2017-18

    The Golden State Warriors have reached the rarefied air of NBA dominance in which questions of 2018 championship picks don't involve them against any specific teams. It's them or the field —and smart money isn't too fond of the field...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 24 days ago 51,788 reads 0 comments

  24. Lakers Rumors: Shabazz Muhammad Reportedly Considering Signing with LA

    Free-agent forward Shabazz Muhammad is reportedly considering signing with the Los Angeles Lakers , according to Bleacher Report's Eric Pincus ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 25 days ago 27,211 reads 0 comments

  25. Stephen Curry Donates $118K to Hurricane Harvey Relief After Making 18 of 25 3's

    Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry , in conjunction with Active Faith Sports, has offered a donation of more than $100,000 to relief efforts of Hurricane Harvey in Texas...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 25 days ago 13,288 reads 0 comments