1. Michael Jordan's Vision for Charlotte Hornets Finally Paying Dividends

    The Charlotte Hornets are lurking as the NBA 's version of a Cinderella team—a small-market squad flying well under the radar...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 89,510 reads 83 comments

  2. Nelly Crashes Jeremy Lin's Postgame Interview After Hornets Win vs. Spurs

    If you listen closely, you can almost hear the subtle strings of "uhs" and "yeahs." Yes, that is Nelly crashing Jeremy Lin 's interview...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 749 reads 1 comments

  3. Raptors Mascot Tackles Stuff the Magic Dragon Mid-Aaron Gordon Dunk Re-enactment

    The Toronto Raptors mascot, perhaps better known as The Raptor, put his own spin on the immortalized Aaron Gordon Slam Dunk Contest jam on Sunday night when the Orlando Magic visited Air Canada Centre...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 12,664 reads 20 comments

  4. Hassan Whiteside's Development Considered a 'Phenomenon' by Pat Riley

    Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has transformed himself into one of the best centers in the NBA , and team president Pat Riley has taken notice...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 1 month ago 18,294 reads 111 comments

  5. Kent Bazemore Injury: Updates on Hawks Forward's Knee and Return

    Atlanta Hawks swingman Kent Bazemore is nursing a right-knee bone bruise that forced him to miss Thursday's game. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates. Bazemore Active vs...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 1,048 reads 2 comments

  6. Wall Records 6th Career Triple-Double in Win over Bulls

    Washington Wizards guard John Wall had 29 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds in Wednesday's 117-96 win over the Chicago Bulls , marking his sixth career triple-double and third of the 2015-16 season, per Basketball-Reference...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 127 reads 0 comments

  7. Miami Heat Finally Found the Key to Unleashing Goran Dragic

    MIAMI — It's an hour before tipoff , and Goran Dragic can't stop smiling. He's not salivating over the night's matchup with the visiting Denver Nuggets or stumbling onto any funny blurbs in the pregame scouting report...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 22,723 reads 56 comments

  8. Aaron Gordon Hammers 1-Handed Reverse Dunk on Nikola Jokic

    News flash: Aaron Gordon gets up. In the first quarter of Tuesday's contest against the Denver Nuggets , the high-flying Orlando Magic big man drove past rookie Nikola Jokic and then glided to the rim for a reverse flush...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 12,805 reads 8 comments

  9. Monday NBA Roundup: Playoff Hopes Shouldn't Stop Wizards from Inevitable Rebuild

    Don't let the Washington Wizards do it. Don't let them get you the same way they've gotten you before...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 21,011 reads 119 comments

  10. Josh Richardson Puts Kenneth Faried on a Poster with Thunderous 1-Handed Dunk

    Might want to reconsider trying to contest Josh Richardson at the rim next time. The Miami Heat guard put Kenneth Faried on a poster in the fourth quarter of Monday night's ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 4,017 reads 28 comments

  11. Dwyane Wade Injury: Updates on Heat Star's Thigh and Return

    Miami Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade was battling a thigh injury that has caused him to miss Saturday's contest against the Toronto Raptors . However, he is ready to return...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 4,754 reads 23 comments

  12. Miami Heat's Shrewd Moves Paying Off During Surprise Playoff Run

    CHICAGO — The Miami Heat should not be this good. The amount, and severity, of injuries that have hit their roster and the veteran pieces they’ve lost for nothing should have prevented that...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 1 month ago 82,658 reads 283 comments

  13. Elfrid Payton Injury: Updates on Magic PG's Elbow and Return

    Orlando Magic point guard Elfrid Payton hadn't played since he suffered an elbow injury against the Los Angeles Lakers on March 8, but he is now ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 2,186 reads 3 comments

  14. Hassan Whiteside Saving Heat's Season in Wake of Chris Bosh's Health Scare

    MIAMI — Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra trusted his instincts and made the bold decision to bring blossoming big man Hassan Whiteside off the bench. It could have been disastrous...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 19,809 reads 88 comments

  15. Marcus Thornton Signed by Wizards, Gary Neal Released: Latest Comments, Reaction

    The Washington Wizards are reportedly signing veteran guard Marcus Thornton , according to Shams Charania of The Vertical and Marc Stein of ESPN. In a corresponding move, the team will release veteran guard Gary Neal, per Stein ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 15,099 reads 35 comments

  16. Aaron Gordon Gets Up for Unbelievable Windmill Dunk vs. Lakers

    Aaron Gordon treats every game like a dunk contest. Tuesday night on the road against the Los Angeles Lakers was no different...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 22,777 reads 9 comments

  17. Nikola Vucevic Injury: Updates on Magic Star's Groin and Return

    Orlando Magic star Nikola Vucevic hadn't played since March 4 because of a groin injury, but he is ready to return to the court. Continue for updates. Vucevic Will Play vs...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 5,787 reads 6 comments

  18. Bradley Beal Injury: Updates on Wizards Star's Pelvis and Return

    Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal sprained his pelvis after taking a hard fall under the basket against the Indiana Pacers on March 5 and had been out ever since...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 4,464 reads 30 comments

  19. Charlotte Hornets' Jeremy Lin Bobblehead Features Guard's Wild Hair

    While Linsanity has died down considerably over the years, Charlotte Hornets guard Jeremy Lin has received some buzz this season. Not necessarily because of his play on the court, however...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 months ago 17,012 reads 26 comments

  20. Right Place, Right Time: Miami Heat and Joe Johnson Proving to Be Perfect Match

    MIAMI — To the unfocused eye, Joe Johnson looked like the typical NBA buyout recipient. He was years removed from his last All-Star appearance, seemingly more attractive for his name than his actual numbers...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 months ago 40,197 reads 104 comments

  21. Joe Johnson Hits 1,800th Career 3-Pointer vs. Chicago Bulls

    The Miami Heat signed veteran guard Joe Johnson on Saturday, and he waited a full three days to reach another career milestone. The Heat noted on Twitter that Johnson made his 1,800th career triple Tuesday night against the Chicago Bulls .

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 3,809 reads 49 comments

  22. Without 'Entitlement Minutes,' Hyped Rookie Mario Hezonja Learning Humility

    NEW YORK — Heading into the 2015 NBA draft, we didn't hear mentions of European wingman Mario Hezonja as "two-way role player," a "three-and-D specialist" or "eventual starter...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 2 months ago 11,761 reads 25 comments

  23. Shaq Claims Superman Nickname by Posting Photo of Dwight Howard Posterization

    In case you forgot, Shaquille O'Neal is and always will be the only Superman. He said so himself in a Facebook post, paired with a photo of him and the other Superman, also a former Orlando Magic center, Dwight Howard ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 2 months ago 116,830 reads 138 comments

  24. Kris Humphries to Sign with Hawks: Latest Contract Details, Analysis, Reaction

    Kris Humphries wasn't without a job for too long. Shortly after the Phoenix Suns announced they waived the veteran forward, the 31-year-old agreed to terms with the Atlanta ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 4,894 reads 6 comments

  25. Evan Fournier Injury: Updates on Magic Guard's Wrist and Return

    Orlando Magic swingman Evan Fournier had been dealing with a sore right wrist since Feb. 28. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates. Fournier Active vs...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 1,438 reads 0 comments