1. Miami Heat Reportedly Trying to Trade Josh McRoberts, Wayne Ellington

    The Miami Heat have been one of the NBA 's hottest teams since Jan. 1, but they're reportedly looking to shake up their roster before Thursday's trade deadline...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 16,357 reads 0 comments

  2. Shabazz Muhammad Reportedly Drawing Trade Interest from Wizards

    In search of bench reinforcements at the trade deadline, the Washington Wizards have reportedly turned their attention to Minnesota Timberwolves swingman Shabazz Muhammad ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 22,661 reads 0 comments

  3. Wizards Rumored to Be Interested in Trading for Lou Williams, Bojan Bogdanovic

    With the Washington Wizards entering the All-Star break as the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference having won nine of their last 10 games, they are looking to make moves before Thursday's trade deadline...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 7,146 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Highlights, Reaction from Glenn Robinson III's Win

    Indiana Pacers forward Glenn Robinson III won the 2017 NBA Slam Dunk Contest over Phoenix Suns forward Derrick Jones Jr., Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon and Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan ...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 3 months ago 3,712 reads 0 comments

  5. Aaron Gordon Says He Won't Compete in 2018 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

    After a disappointing performance in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night, Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon will take a break from the event next year...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 15,766 reads 0 comments

  6. Aaron Gordon Struggles with Creative Drone Slam at 2017 All-Star Dunk Contest

    With his first dunk of the first round, the Orlando Magic 's Aaron Gordon employed a drone to go between the legs and bring it up for the slam...

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  7. B/R Looks Back at the NBA Dunk Contest's Greatest Moments with #DunkDominators

    On Saturday night, four competitors will look to etch their names into Slam Dunk Contest immortality at the Smoothie King Center. Given the event's rich history, Aaron Gordon, DeAndre Jordan, Glenn Robinson III and Derrick Jones Jr...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 615 reads 0 comments

  8. 2017 Slam Dunk Contest Participants: Format, Odds and Predicted Winner

    The 2017 Slam Dunk Contest has the potential to be one of the best in NBA history, simply because the field is so well-rounded this year...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 3 months ago 13,331 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Start Time, TV Info and Live-Stream Info

    The 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend has arrived in full force. Over the next couple of days, basketball fans are going to be treated to an entertaining celebration of the game and the current season...

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  10. Bleacher Report Staff's 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend Predictions

    New Orleans has long been known for music, food and voodoo, to name but a few of its many signatures. Nowadays, NBA All-Star Weekend belongs on that list...

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  11. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Participants, Format, TV Schedule and Predictions

    The NBA Slam Dunk contest features one player known for his 360-degree pregame dunks as well as another contestant who put a 6'10" forward on a poster for one of the nastiest NBA slams this season...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 3 months ago 16,683 reads 0 comments

  12. John Wall Denies Rodney Stuckey with Emphatic Block

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall offered 20 points and 12 assists in his team's 111-98 victory over the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Thursday night, ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 522 reads 0 comments

  13. Shane Battier Named Heat Director of Basketball Development and Analytics

    The Miami Heat announced Thursday that they have hired former swingman Shane Battier as the team's new director of basketball development and analytics...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 7,611 reads 0 comments

  14. Aaron Gordon Is the Picasso of the Slam Dunk Contest

    Inside Air Canada Centre at last year's NBA Slam Dunk Contest, Aaron Gordon jogged to the right wing and prepared for his third-to-last dunk...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Flinder Boyd about 3 months ago 88,809 reads 0 comments

  15. Best NBA Dunk Contest Slams Ever

    Topping the last two years of the Verizon Slam Dunk Contest will be a tall order for 2017's contestants. Aaron Gordon , who pushed Zach LaVine to the brink in Toronto last year, ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 3 months ago 113,749 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Highlights, Odds and Predictions for Participants

    The NBA Slam Dunk Contest has been hit or miss since its inception in 1984, with some legendary competitions ( Michael Jordan vs. Dominique Wilkins , Zach LaVine vs...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 3 months ago 5,580 reads 0 comments

  17. Paul Millsap Trade Rumors Shot Down By Mike Budenholzer

    Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer stated unequivocally Monday that power forward Paul Millsap won't be moved before the NBA 's Feb. 23 trade deadline...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 1,097 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Participants, Odds and Predictions

    The 2016 NBA Slam Dunk Contest will be a tough (perhaps even impossible) act to follow, but this year's competition on Saturday night shouldn't disappoint fans...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 3 months ago 8,744 reads 0 comments

  19. John Wall Makes Ridiculous Pass vs. Thunder

    Wizards guard John Wall might really be a wizard, or at least he looked like one in Monday night's game. With his team up big against Russell Westbrook and the Thunder, Wall decided to have a little fun...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Meredith Minkow about 3 months ago 1,845 reads 0 comments

  20. Chris Andersen to Hornets: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Cleveland Cavaliers g eneral manager David Griffin announced Monday that the Cavs traded center Chris Andersen and cash considerations to the Charlotte Hornets for a protected second-round pick...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 17,143 reads 0 comments

  21. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Full Preview and Odds for Every Participant

    NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans will shift attention away from on-court rivalries and star players bickering with management to instead shine a spotlight on the most skilled athletes in the league...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 3 months ago 2,011 reads 0 comments

  22. Markieff Morris Benefits from Lucky Bounce After Missed Dunk Attempt

    A missed slam dunk is one of the more embarrassing things for an NBA player; however, what if you end up with two points anyway? Markieff Morris went up for a dunk after some impressive ...

    Vincent Samperio Written by Vincent Samperio about 3 months ago 1,425 reads 0 comments

  23. Miami Heat: Longest Win Streak (12 Games) for a Sub-.500 Team in NBA History

    Fact: The Miami Heat beat the Milwaukee Bucks 106-88 on Wednesday night, extending their winning streak to 12 games. It is the longest winning streak for a team below .500 in NBA history...

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  24. Kent Bazemore Discusses Under Armour CEO's Donald Trump Comments

    Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank referred to President Donald Trump's business savvy as "a real asset for the country" during an interview with CNBC on Tuesday (via Business Insider's ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 4,701 reads 0 comments

  25. Markieff Morris Injury: Updates on Wizards Forward's Calf and Return

    Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris will miss Wednesday's game against the Brooklyn Nets while he recovers from right calf tightness, per CSN Mid-Atlantic's Chris Miller ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 1,750 reads 0 comments