1. Kobe Bryant Told Dwyane Wade He Was Retiring in a Cold Tub in Heat's Facility

    As we all know by now, Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is retiring at the end of this season. So every game from now on carries a little more weight than before—especially ...

    Drew Corrigan Written by Drew Corrigan about 2 months ago 165,351 reads 240 comments

  2. Willie Cauley-Stein Injury: Updates on Kings Center's Finger and Return

    Sacramento Kings center Willie Cauley-Stein suffered an open finger dislocation against the Boston Celtics Dec. 3, and has not played since. However, he appears close to a return Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 4,961 reads 11 comments

  3. Stephen Curry's Jersey Won't be Retired by Davidson Until He Graduates

    Stephen Curry is Davidson basketball’s most iconic product, but the reigning NBA MVP will need to become an academic alumnus before the school retires his No. 30 jersey. According to C...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 2 months ago 79,459 reads 46 comments

  4. With and Without Chris Paul, Clippers Need Everything from Blake Griffin

    LOS ANGELES — Doc Rivers knew he had something special on his hands. Before he left Boston to coach the Los Angeles Clippers in June 2013, Rivers reconnected with Tony Brown, a former assistant of his with the Celtics ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 2 months ago 8,436 reads 19 comments

  5. Will Kobe Bryant's Exit Make LA Lakers a More Appealing Free-Agent Destination?

    Once upon a time, the Los Angeles Lakers were the most beloved destination for the shiniest NBA stars. Late owner Dr. Jerry Buss treated summers like a stress-free spa retreat, where weaknesses were replenished and muscles were flexed...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 2 months ago 50,681 reads 214 comments

  6. Rajon Rondo Comments on DeMarcus Cousins, George Karl and More

    Sacramento Kings All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo recently joined with new teammate and fellow Kentucky product DeMarcus Cousins to speak with head coach George Karl about the squad's early 2015-16 struggles...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 17,277 reads 58 comments

  7. Byron Scott: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation on Lakers Coach's Future

    Byron Scott 's tenure as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers has felt tenuous since he was hired in July 2014, but it would seem to be on thin ice now as the team owns the worst record in the Western Conference...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 114,131 reads 321 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant Comments on Michael Jordan, Retirement and More

    Following Kobe Bryant 's announcement of his retirement from professional basketball effective at the end of the 2015-16 season on the Players' Tribune , the Los Angeles Lakers legend discussed his decision and much more Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 71,375 reads 212 comments

  9. Jeanie Buss Comments on Phil Jackson's Tenure with Knicks, More

    Jeanie Buss and Phil Jackson are perhaps the NBA 's biggest power couple, and the Los Angeles Lakers president recently discussed her relationship with the New York Knicks president as well as her desire to work with him...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 20,845 reads 34 comments

  10. Los Angeles Lakers Hitting New Low in Kobe Bryant's Final Season

    For just one moment, forget about draft-pick stipulations and sentimental narratives: Tuesday night’s 103-91 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers was rock bottom for Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 2 months ago 177,292 reads 351 comments

  11. Making the Case for Stephen Curry as NBA's Most Improved Player

    Stephen Curry has forced us to reconsider a lot of what we believed about the NBA this season. Shot-selection norms, perimeter-based offenses, the outer limits of individual ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 months ago 45,344 reads 207 comments

  12. Lakers Debating Which Kobe Bryant Jersey Number to Retire

    As the Los Angeles Lakers prepare for life without Kobe Bryant when the 2015-16 season ends, the front office is facing a conundrum when it comes to which of the future Hall of Famer's jersey numbers should be eventually retired...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 139,894 reads 353 comments

  13. 3 Biggest Takeaways from the Warriors' Win over the Jazz Monday Night

    The superhuman Golden State Warriors that we’ ve all come to venerate looked surprisingly human on the road against a young and hungry Utah Jazz team that answered the bell...

    Zachery Henry Written by Zachery Henry about 2 months ago 2,420 reads 0 comments

  14. DeAndre Jordan Tied Wilt Chamberlain for Most Missed FTs with 22 Last Night

    If the Portland Trail Blazers took nothing else from their 102-87 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday night, they can rest peacefully knowing this: They mastered the Hack-a-Jordan...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 2 months ago 82,277 reads 35 comments

  15. Golden State Warriors Refuse to Lose and Monday NBA Takeaways

    For the inhuman, unfathomable, still undefeated Golden State Warriors , this was supposed to be the one that got away...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 months ago 88,518 reads 214 comments

  16. Chris Paul Injury: Updates on Clippers Star's Ribs and Return

    Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul suffered a rib injury during a Nov. 30 game against the Portland Trail Blazers . However, he is ready to return to the court. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 15,342 reads 61 comments

  17. 4 Stats That Perfectly Sum Up Kobe Bryant's Career

    " This season is all I have left to give. My heart can take the pounding, m y mind can handle the grind, b ut my body knows it's time to say goodbye," Kobe Bryant poetically ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 36,697 reads 76 comments

  18. Will Golden State Warriors Have More Wins Than Philadelphia 76ers Have Losses?

    The Golden State Warriors are good at being great. The Philadelphia 76ers are good at being terrible. But which team is better at owning its respective niche? It's recently become difficult to overstate Golden State's dominance...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 17,760 reads 38 comments

  19. Predicting When the Golden State Warriors Will Lose Their 1st Game

    With the Golden State Warriors' undefeated streak currently sitting at 18 games and counting, everyone is wondering just when Steph Curry and company will finally trip up and lose a game this season...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 21,286 reads 63 comments

  20. Complete L.A. Lakers Power Rankings After Season's 1st Month

    November came to a close for the Los Angeles Lakers with the retirement poem of Kobe Bryant via the Players' Tribune and a flurry of fourth-quarter points that failed to close yet another gap...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 months ago 5,624 reads 8 comments

  21. David Beckham Pays Tribute to Kobe Bryant as LA Lakers Star Sets Retirement Date

    Kobe Bryant announced on the Players' Tribune on Sunday evening that he will retire at the end of the current NBA season...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 2 months ago 33,243 reads 17 comments

  22. Kobe Bryant to Retire: Twitter Reacts to Lakers Star's Announcement

    Between Kobe Bryant 's performance and injury issues over the last few years, most expected this to be his final season in the NBA ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 141,501 reads 318 comments

  23. Warriors Set Record for Most 3-Pointers in Half vs. Suns

    The Golden State Warriors set a prominent NBA record with their 16-0 start earlier in the week, but they added another notch to their 2015-16 resume during Friday’s 135-116 win over the Phoenix Suns ...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 2 months ago 27,590 reads 12 comments

  24. Harrison Barnes Injury: Updates on Warriors Star's Ankle Injury and Return

    Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes has not played since suffering a sprained left ankle against the Phoenix Suns on Nov. 27. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 78,885 reads 101 comments

  25. Byron Scott Says Lakers Don't Trust One Another on Floor

    The Los Angeles Lakers own the Western Conference's worst record (2-12) entering play Friday, and head coach Byron Scott said his players don't trust one another when they are on the floor...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 13,467 reads 81 comments