1. Video: Curry's 1-Handed Jam in FIBA Opener

    As Team USA continues to cruise against Finland in the opening round of the 2014 FIBA World Cup, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry showed off a rare power dunk...

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  2. Cousins: 'I Am a Role Model, Absolutely'

    His statement will make twitter shake its collective head, because frankly that's what twitter likes to do. Certainly nobody is going to confuse the demeanor of DeMarcus Cousins and Tim Duncan anytime soon...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 hour ago 8 reads 0 comments

  3. Los Angeles Lakers' Paper-Thin Wing Depth Waiting to Be Exposed

    When you can count in your midst one of the two best shooting guards in NBA history, lack of wing depth shouldn ’t be very high on the concern scale...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 5 hours ago 1,928 reads 10 comments

  4. All-Time Top 10 Forwards in Kings History

    The third segment of our five-part, award-missing series takes a look at small forward (sorry Jason Thompson, but we already listed you at power forward)...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 21 hours ago 184 reads 0 comments

  5. Do the Los Angeles Lakers Owe Kobe Bryant More in His Final Chapter?

    As Kobe Bryant prepares for the mental, physical and emotional rides sure to follow in his 19th NBA season, it cannot be easy for him to shake one haunting question. Is this it? That's not a confrontation with mortality either...

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  6. Pros and Cons of Los Angeles Lakers Gambling on Michael Beasley

    From the Miami Heat to the Minnesota Timberwolves . From the Wolves to the desert-based Phoenix Suns . From the Suns back to South Beach and the Heat...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 day ago 21,745 reads 46 comments

  7. Make or Break Year for Draymond Green

    Draymond Green is already a fan favorite. The tenacity and emotion he plays with sparks the Oracle crowd. It's hard to not root for a guy like Green, a classic underdog, overlooked in the draft, who has earned every minute he's gotten...

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  8. Clippers Coach Doc Rivers' New Deal Is Steve Ballmer's First Big Move

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  9. Shelly: Ballmer Bought Clippers for 'Bargain'

    When Shelly Sterling was approached by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer about buying the Los Angeles Clippers , the wife of disgraced NBA team owner Donald Sterling did not know who he was...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 1 day ago 965 reads 0 comments

  10. Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson's Team USA Experience Will Pay off for Warriors

    Of all the NBA teams that could use one more mini-leap from their two best players to launch themselves squarely into the championship conversation, the Golden State Warriors —with ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 day ago 3,290 reads 7 comments

  11. Image: CP3 Sends His Son to Kindergarten

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  12. Warriors Confident They Can Contend for a Title Next Season

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  13. Minor but Meaningful: Warriors Add Leandro Barbosa

    In the 2013-14 season, Klay Thompson went to the line an average of 2.3 times while playing 35.4 minutes a game. Leandro Barbosa — the Warriors ' newest off-season addition — nearly matched that total in roughly half the time (2...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 391 reads 0 comments

  14. Defense Holds Key for Shooting Guard

    It's funny to think it's been a month since Team USA reported to Las Vegas and started competing every day. It's been a lot of fun, and I'm thankful for the experience of being around players with this much talent, because I've gotten a lot better...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 53 reads 0 comments

  15. Report: Clippers to Wave Delfino, Create Cap Space

    Clippers will be waiving Delfino and Raduljica today, stretching both, creating roughly $3.5 million in cap space...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 day ago 23 reads 1 comments

  16. NBA2K15: Kobe Bryant, Jeremy Lin Featured in Trailer

    The Los Angeles Lakers are turning over a new leaf heading into the 2014-15 NBA season with many new faces on the roster and on the sidelines...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 571 reads 0 comments

  17. With Steve Ballmer in Place, Clips Need Doc Rivers to Focus on Job He Does Best

    Now that the dour cloud that was Donald Sterling has been lifted from the Los Angeles Clippers and replaced with Steve Ballmer, the comparative equivalent of stadium lights, there's ...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 1 day ago 30,260 reads 100 comments

  18. Diagnosing Los Angeles Lakers' Remaining Roster Flaws

    Optimism comes cheaply in August for followers of the Los Angeles Lakers . It should not, however, be confused with reality. Make no mistake: The Lakers of 2014-15 will not be very good...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 1 day ago 14,085 reads 50 comments

  19. NBA Player Spreads Dumb Hoax About a "Real Life Purge"

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  20. Kobe's Doctor Discusses Lakers Star's Legendary Pain Tolerance

    For a recent SI Longform story, I spoke with Judy Seto, the longtime physical therapist for Kobe Bryant and the Lakers . The excerpts from our conversation focus on Bryant, his recovery and his singular pain tolerance...

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  21. What Are LA Lakers Looking for with Final Offseason Moves?

    Most NBA teams are settling in after an offseason of change or inaction, introducing new faces, welcoming back old ones, giving little or no thought to forthcoming additions and subtractions...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 days ago 28,200 reads 92 comments

  22. What Kobe Bryant Can Learn from Paul Pierce's Ageless Game

    He may be 36 years old and coming off a season fraught with injury, but Kobe Bryant 's superhuman credentials remain as credible as ever...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 2 days ago 14,148 reads 30 comments

  23. Top 5 Reasons Why the Los Angeles Lakers Won't Make the Playoffs This Season

    Despite acquiring a few fresh faces this summer, the Los Angeles Lakers are not prepared to qualify for playoff contention...

    Josh Haar Written by Josh Haar about 2 days ago 1,967 reads 3 comments

  24. Lakers Rumors: Los Angeles Has Better Free-Agent Options Than Michael Beasley

    The Los Angeles Lakers are looking to fill out the remaining spots on their roster before training camp begins, and one player drawing serious interest from the organization again is former Miami Heat forward Michael Beasley...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 2 days ago 7,451 reads 6 comments

  25. Sacramento Kings All-Time Top 10: The Power Forwards

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