1. Scott Brooks Gives Wizards a Better Pitch to Free Agents Than You Think

    The Washington Wizards reached an agreement with Scott Brooks on Thursday to make the former Oklahoma City Thunder top man the team's new head coach...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 3 months ago 22,982 reads 35 comments

  2. Scott Brooks to Wizards: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    One year away from the sidelines was apparently enough for Scott Brooks, who will take over as head coach of the Washington Wizards . The team announced the move Tuesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 30,625 reads 167 comments

  3. Nicolas Batum Injury: Updates on Hornets Forward's Ankle and Return

    Charlotte Hornets guard Nicolas Batum had been held out of the lineup since he suffered a left ankle sprain in Game 2 against the Miami Heat on April 20. However, he has been cleared to return to the court...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 14,338 reads 64 comments

  4. Dennis Schroder Injury: Updates on Hawks Guard's Ankle and Return

    Atlanta Hawks point guard Dennis Schroder went down with a left ankle injury near the final minute of April 19's 89-72 Game 2 win over the Boston Celtics . However, he has been cleared to return to the lineup...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 3,250 reads 7 comments

  5. Eastern Conference Beware: Hassan Whiteside Is Pissed Off at DPOY Snub

    MIAMI — While some NBA players carry around a chip on their shoulder, Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside packs a pile of cinder blocks on his...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 12,131 reads 48 comments

  6. Miami Heat Set Franchise Playoff Record with 123 Points

    The Miami Heat defeated the Charlotte Hornets by a score of 123-91 in Sunday's Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, setting a new franchise record for most points in a playoff game, per NBA...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 months ago 762 reads 1 comments

  7. Miami Heat Are East's Ultimate Dark Horse When They Play to Their Potential

    MIAMI — This was the Miami Heat team that excites fans, intrigues analysts and perhaps frightens potential playoff foes...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 61,892 reads 239 comments

  8. Miami Heat Have More on the Line Than You Think in 2016 NBA Playoffs

    MIAMI — It's tempting to think of this as a pressure-free playoff run for the Miami Heat . The burdensome championship-or-bust expectations left South Beach with LeBron James...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 49,118 reads 80 comments

  9. Tyler Johnson Injury: Updates on Heat Guard's Recovery from Shoulder Surgery

    Miami Heat guard Tyler Johnson had been out of the lineup since he underwent shoulder surgery on Feb. 3 to repair a torn rotator cuff. However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 7,635 reads 18 comments

  10. Chris Bosh Ruled Out for 2016 Playoffs Due to Blood Clot

    For the second year in a row, a blood clot has prematurely ended Chris Bosh 's season. On Friday, the Associated Press' Tim Reynolds reported the Miami Heat star will miss the 2016 NBA playoffs because of the issue...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 43,752 reads 95 comments

  11. NBA Betting Preview: Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta Hawks Game 1 Odds, Analysis

    The Atlanta Hawks (48-34) may not have won the Southeast Division and earned the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference like they did last year...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 4 months ago 1,708 reads 1 comments

  12. Fan Makes Mix of Hard Fouls on Jeremy Lin, Draws Response from the NBA

    Hsiu-Chen Kuei , a 48-year-old fan of Jeremy Lin , felt that her favorite player was getting excessively knocked around on the court this season. So she took matters into her own hands...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 4 months ago 314,491 reads 65 comments

  13. Top 2016 Offseason Priorities for the Orlando Magic

    The Orlando Magic made progress in 2015-16, but it wasn't the leap year the organization hoped it would be ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 4 months ago 15,787 reads 45 comments

  14. ESPN 30 for 30 'This Magic Moment' TV Schedule and Documentary Preview

    Before Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant became arguably the NBA 's most lethal duo with the Oklahoma City Thunder , Anfernee Hardaway and Shaquille O'Neal looked to be building a dynasty with the Orlando Magic ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 7,054 reads 1 comments

  15. Randy Wittman Fired by Wizards: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    After parts of five seasons as head coach of the Washington Wizards , Randy Wittman has been relieved of his duties, team p resident Ernie Grunfeld announced Thursday: ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 7,332 reads 12 comments

  16. Scott Brooks Reportedly Hired as Washington Wizards Head Coach

    With the Washington Wizards having fired Randy Wittman as head coach, the team has reportedly found his replacement in former Oklahoma City Thunder coach Scott Brooks...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 45,601 reads 61 comments

  17. John Wall Denies Report He 'Cursed Out' Randy Wittman, Wizards Teammates

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall denied a report he "cursed out" head coach Randy Wittman and his teammates last week. "I've never cussed my teammates out," Wall said Wednesday, per the Washington Post 's Jorge Castillo ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 17,812 reads 71 comments

  18. Udonis Haslem Injury: Updates on Heat PF's Foot and Return

    Miami Heat forward Udonis Haslem was forced to exit Tuesday's game against the Detroit Pistons with a left-foot injury, according to the team's official Twitter account . However, he's ready to make his return...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 2,474 reads 8 comments

  19. Justise Winslow Injury: Updates on Heat SG's Ankle and Return

    Miami Heat swingman Justise Winslow did not play in Tuesday's game against the Detroit Pistons due to an ankle injury . However, he's ready to make his return. Continue for updates...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 3,462 reads 11 comments

  20. Dorell Wright to Heat: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Miami Heat bolstered their roster Tuesday, signing veteran forward Dorell Wright . Ethan J...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 1,663 reads 3 comments

  21. Wizards Still Don't Know What John Wall Looks Like

    Creating a bobblehead with appropriate resemblance to its muse is apparently a tall task. In fact, if the Los Angeles Lakers can't get Kobe Bryant right, there's probably no hope for anyone...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 15,782 reads 10 comments

  22. Randy Wittman Reportedly Won't Return as Washington Wizards Head Coach

    The Washington Wizards beat the Brooklyn Nets on Monday, 120-111, but that does little to erase the stain of a disappointing, playoff-less season in the nation’s capital...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 13,914 reads 49 comments

  23. Jeff Teague Shakes LeBron James with a Masterful Pump Fake

    Jeff Teague has clearly been studying the Stephen Curry playbook. The Atlanta Hawks point guard had LeBron James leaping in the first quarter of Monday night's game at Quicken ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 4 months ago 7,206 reads 13 comments

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

    Washington Wizards star Bradley Beal is dealing with a sore pelvis that caused him to exit against the Charlotte Hornets on April 10. It is uncertain when he will return to action...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 2,203 reads 10 comments

  25. Victor Oladipo Injury: Updates on Magic Guard's Concussion and Recovery

    Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo had his season cut short when he suffered his second concussion of the year after Hassan Whiteside of the Miami Heat elbowed him on April 8...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 769 reads 0 comments