1. What Has to Happen for Anthony Davis to Win Ahead-of-Schedule MVP?

    The laws of physics don't apply to Anthony Davis. So why should we expect conventional rules governing space and time to determine when he wins his first MVP award? Think about ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 day ago 2,694 reads 31 comments

  2. 5 Reasons Terrence Jones Should Start at Power Forward for Houston Rockets

    It's the time of year when position battles enter full swing, and—even on the heels of a 54-win season—the Houston Rockets ' training camp is no exception. Particularly at the power forward spot, according to head coach Kevin McHale...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 4 hours ago 1,704 reads 10 comments

  3. What Would It Take for Kevin McHale to Lose His Houston Rockets Job This Year?

    Kevin McHale is entering his fourth year as the head coach of the Houston Rockets , and if the team continues to perform as it has under his tenure, it should be his last. Last spring, the team picked up the final year of his contract...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 7 hours ago 465 reads 11 comments

  4. Same Old Spurs Back at It at 1st Scrimmage

    SAN ANTONIO — The Spurs were back in the AT&T Center on Wednesday for the first time since that jubilant night in June, when Tim Duncan and Co. brought NBA championship No...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 36 minutes ago 57 reads 0 comments

  5. Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey Sees High-Profile Status as Part of the Job

    The headlines found Daryl Morey again, though in this case even he had to admit he found the headlines. This time, as if there was one more bit of business to address before ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jonathan Feigen about 10 hours ago 1,418 reads 5 comments

  6. 3 Players Who Must Step Up for New Orleans Pelicans This Season

    Entering the 2014-15 season, the New Orleans Pelicans seem poised to compete for a playoff bid. Their exceptional blend of impactful newcomers and essential returners boasts the potential to achieve this feat...

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  7. Carlisle Pokes Fun at Parsons 'Bulking Up'

    Dallas Mavericks offseason addition Chandler Parsons said at media day that he'd bulked up so he could play some minutes at backup power forward, and head coach Rick Carlisle had ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 5 hours ago 229 reads 0 comments

  8. Can Doron Lamb Take Ricky Ledo's Spot?

    TThe Mavericks knew Ricky Ledo would be a project - he was ineligible for his only season in college and hadn't played a meaningful game since high school when they selected him with the no...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 hours ago 88 reads 0 comments

  9. Carlisle: Jameer Nelson a 'natural leader'

    The Dallas Mavericks haven't officially named a starting point guard, but Jameer Nelson wearing white during the first practice of training camp provides a pretty good hint at the direction they're leaning...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 hours ago 23 reads 0 comments

  10. Can Mavs make Aminu a defensive stopper?

    Tyson Chandler has one piece of advice for Al-Farouq Aminu, his young new teammate with the Dallas Mavericks : Study all the tape you can find of Scottie Pippen playing defense...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 hours ago 57 reads 0 comments

  11. Why Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki is not his normally pessimistic self these days

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 hours ago 117 reads 0 comments

  12. Sharpshooter Richard Jefferson Ecstatic to Land with Mavs

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 hours ago 49 reads 0 comments

  13. Mavs See Crowded Point Guard Rotation as Position of Strength

    It is arguably the most intriguing position battle for the Dallas Mavericks going into training camp, but it could also prove to be a position of strength for the team this upcoming season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 hours ago 76 reads 0 comments

  14. Report: Rockets to Pick Up Options on Jones and Montiejunas

    Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle says the Rockets plan on picking up Terrence Jones' and Donatas Montiejunas' fourth-year options.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 hours ago 176 reads 0 comments

  15. Spurs Will Give Rookie Anderson Time to Learn

    As an organization, the Spurs do not believe in the antiquated concept of rookie hazing. What happened to Kyle Anderson on Tuesday came close.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 hours ago 149 reads 0 comments

  16. Spurs Pegged for 56.5 Wins, Right Behind OKC and Cleveland

    The defending champion Spurs are pegged to win 56.5 games this season, trailing only Oklahoma City (57.5) and Cleveland (58.5) in the season predictions released Tuesday by Las Vegas' Westgate SuperBook...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 hours ago 19 reads 0 comments

  17. Parker Grateful for Excused Absence

    Tony Parker returned to San Antonio late Sunday night, wearied by the long voyage from France that included a delayed flight in Chicago but eager to rejoin his team.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 hours ago 88 reads 0 comments

  18. Breaking Down San Antonio Spurs' Power Forward Position for 2014-15 Season

    The San Antonio Spurs ' power forward position has not seen flux in quite some time. Since 1997, Tim Duncan has manned the position beside a series of talented centers ranging from David Robinson to Fabricio Oberto ...

    Garrett  Jochnau Written by Garrett Jochnau about 18 hours ago 691 reads 0 comments

  19. What to Watch for at Houston Rockets' 2014 Training Camp

    Houston Rockets fans can rejoice as training camp approaches and the new season begins. After a long summer full of playoff and free-agent disappointments, a new year with new hope has finally arrived...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 1 day ago 3,058 reads 21 comments

  20. Report: Rockets Will Wear Chinese Uniform in 2015 to Celebrate Lunar New Year

    Many NBA teams have worn " Noche Latina" jerseys in recent years, but the Houston Rockets are going to do something a little different this upcoming season...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 day ago 45,009 reads 74 comments

  21. Biggest Adjustments Dallas Mavericks Must Make This Coming Season

    The Dallas Mavericks accomplished something no other team in the NBA could last season—they took the eventual NBA champion San Antonio Spurs to a Game 7...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 1 day ago 1,691 reads 1 comments

  22. What the Memphis Grizzlies Need from Marc Gasol Next Season

    Marc Gasol 's bounce-back season for the Memphis Grizzlies won't be as astounding as some might hope. After missing 23 games due to an MCL sprain in his left knee last year, ...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 1 day ago 205 reads 0 comments

  23. Carlisle Dishes on Nelson, Parsons at Camp

    The Dallas Mavericks went through their first two practices of training camp Tuesday and coach Rick Carlisle took some time after the morning workout to offer a few thoughts about a couple of interesting topics...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 day ago 536 reads 0 comments

  24. How Dirk Nowitzki's New Shot Release Will Help His Production

    Speed and strength have never been the calling card of Dallas Mavericks superstar Dirk Nowitzki . Footwork, craftiness and one of the deadliest jump shots ever have carried him for 16 NBA seasons and will one day lead him into the Hall of Fame...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 1 day ago 4,197 reads 10 comments

  25. Image: Rockets to Wear Chinese Jersey This Season

    When will the Houston Rockets change their jersey or add new ones? That's a question that we get asked often here, so after some digging, here's the latest news we can pass on about what's coming on the Rockets jersey front...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 day ago 57 reads 0 comments