1. Report: Rodney McGruder Likely to Have Surgery on Leg Injury; out 3-6 Months

    Miami Heat guard Rodney McGruder will reportedly have surgery on a stress fracture in his leg and will miss at least three months...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Tracy McGrady Joins Orlando Magic Front Office as Special Assistant to CEO

    The Orlando Magic have hired Hall of Famer Tracy McGrady as a special assistant to CEO Alex Martins, the team announced on Friday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Nicolas Batum Out 8-12 Weeks with Elbow Injury

    Charlotte Hornets shooting guard Nicolas Batum suffered a torn ligament in his left elbow and will be out eight to 12 weeks, the Hornets announced  Thursday.  The Vertical's Shams Charania  first reported the news...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Nicolas Batum Suffers Elbow Injury vs. Pistons

    A sprained left elbow forced Charlotte Hornets wing Nicolas Batum to the sidelines during Wednesday's preseason game against the Detroit Pistons . The team announced he would not return to the court...

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  5. Adreian Payne Suffers Hand Injury, No Timeline for Return

    Orlando Magic forward Adreian Payne is out for an undetermined amount of time after suffering a fractured bone in his left hand...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Kent Bazemore Reportedly Agrees to 5-Year Contract Extension with Under Armour

    Atlanta Hawks swingman Kent Bazemore reportedly has agreed to a five-year extension on his endorsement contract with Under Armour. Nick DePaula of ESPN reported the news...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 2 reads 0 comments

  7. Steve Jobs' Widow, Laurene, Reportedly Purchased 20% Stake in Wizards, Capitals

    Laurene Powell Jobs, one of the world's richest women and the widow of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, reportedly has purchased a 20 percent stake in Monumental Sports & Entertainment, ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 5,256 reads 0 comments

  8. Bradley Beal on Wizards: 'I Feel Like We're the Best Team in the East'

    While many believe the Eastern Conference will come down to either the Cleveland Cavaliers or Boston Celtics , Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal begs to differ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 5,770 reads 0 comments

  9. Dennis Schroder Reportedly Arrested on Battery Charges

    Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder reportedly was arrested on a misdemeanor charge Thursday. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , Schroder was charged with battery after being arrested in the " early morning hours" in an Atlanta suburb...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 53,658 reads 0 comments

  10. Dwyane Wade: 'I Want to Retire in a Miami Heat Jersey'

    Newly signed Cleveland Cavaliers guard Dwyane Wade said Wednesday he would like to end his career as a member of the Miami Heat ...

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  11. Hawks Players Reportedly 'Screamed in Jubilation' After Dwight Howard Was Traded

    Many were surprised when the Atlanta Hawks dealt Dwight Howard to the Charlotte Hornets in June, but the move may not have been a shock to those inside the Hawks locker room...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 217,820 reads 0 comments

  12. Michael Jordan Defends Athletes' Right to Protest After Donald Trump's Tweet

    Players protesting during the national anthem has become a divisive issue, but Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan believes freedom of speech should prevail...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 59,479 reads 0 comments

  13. Pat Riley Says Heat See Opportunity with No Warriors, Spurs or Rockets in East

    Miami Heat president Pat Riley feels good about the team's chances of being a top contender in the Eastern Conference this season due to the lack of a dominant team...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 2,776 reads 0 comments

  14. Markieff Morris to Undergo Surgery for Hernia Injury, to Miss Start of Camp

    Washington Wizards power forward Markieff Morris will reportedly undergo sports hernia surgery Friday and is expected to miss "at least" training camp, which starts next Tuesday, according to the Washington Post 's Candace Buckner ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 1,495 reads 0 comments

  15. Heat Owner Micky Arison Part of $10M Hurricane Irma Relief Pledge

    With Miami and much of Florida devastated by Hurricane Irma, the Miami Heat and their charitable foundations are helping out in a big way...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 1,251 reads 0 comments

  16. Phil Chenier's No. 45 Jersey to Be Retired by Wizards

    The Washington Wizards announced they will be retiring the No. 45 jersey of former Bullets guard and longtime team color commentator Phil Chenier in a March 23 ceremony...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 1,349 reads 0 comments

  17. Josh Richardson Signs Reported 4-Year, $42M Contract Extension with Heat

    The Miami Heat will keep guard Josh Richardson around for the foreseeable future. Miami confirmed Monday that Richardson and the team agreed to a "multi-year extension," sharing a photo of the guard signing the contract: On Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 40,871 reads 0 comments

  18. DeAndre' Bembry Out 4-6 Weeks with Triceps Injury

    Atlanta Hawks forward DeAndre' Bembry could miss the start of the regular season with a strained right triceps. The Hawks announced Wednesday that Bembry would be out four to six weeks with the injury...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 524 reads 0 comments

  19. Dwyane Wade Rumors: Heat Only Interested in SG in Bench Role

    The Miami Heat would consider signing veteran Dwyane Wade , according to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald , but only under specific terms...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 49,670 reads 0 comments

  20. Hawks' Miles Plumlee Arrested for Marijuana Possession in New York

    Atlanta Hawks big man Miles Plumlee was arrested on a charge of marijuana possession in August. Veteran NBA reporter Peter Vecsey (h/t Michael Cunningham of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ) broke the news...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 1,740 reads 0 comments

  21. John Wall Sends Comedian Lil Duval Gliding with Crossover in Celebrity Game

    Shockingly, professional basketball players are better at basketball than short comedians. Ludacris held his LudaDay Weekend Celebrity Basketball Game on Sunday in Atlanta , bringing ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 months ago 6,639 reads 0 comments

  22. John Wall Says He Is 'The Best 2-Way Point Guard' in NBA

    John Wall is always one to exude confidence, and that was evident this week when he told BallIsLife (h/t CSN Wizards ) he believes he's the NBA 's premier floor general. "I'm the best two-way point guard in the league," Wall said...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 4,948 reads 0 comments

  23. Jonathon Simmons Rescued by Rapper Trae tha Truth by Boat After Hurricane Harvey

    Orlando Magic guard Jonathon Simmons received help from rapper Trae tha Truth to evacuate the Houston area after Hurricane Harvey caused massive flooding...

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  24. John Wall Says Zion Williamson Is One of Most Athletic Players He's Ever Seen

    Count Washington Wizards point guard John Wall among the many basketball fans who have been awestruck by Zion Williamson's aerial accomplishments...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 36,146 reads 0 comments

  25. Donald Sloan, Washington Wizards Reportedly Agree to 1-Year Contract

    The Washington Wizards have added more depth to their backcourt with the signing of point guard Donald Sloan . According to Shams Charania of The Vertical, the 29-year-old joined the team on a one-year deal...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 4,423 reads 0 comments