1. Phil Jackson Clears Tons of Cap Space...for Marc Gasol?

    It may be a pipe dream to think of landing free-agent-to-be center Marc Gasol , but it is one the Knicks still cling to as they absorb this historically catastrophic season.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 20 days ago 309 reads 0 comments

  2. Former Spur Still Retains Coaching Lessons from Pop

    CEDAR PARK – The NBA 's D-League has served as a development stop for many players on the road to making it into the NBA...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 20 days ago 490 reads 0 comments

  3. Cunningham Providing Timely Scoring off Bench

    New Orleans racked up 44 baskets during a blowout win over Houston last week, including several highlight-reel dunks.....

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 20 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  4. San Antonio Spurs Power Rankings: Rating Every Spur Near Season's Halfway Point

    The San Antonio Spurs are nearly halfway through the 2014-15 season, and their ride to a 21-14 start has been eventful to say the least. Gregg Popovich's coaching skills have been strained to overcome injuries to a pair of the team's best talents...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 21 days ago 4,361 reads 10 comments

  5. Houston Rockets' Improvement Is All About Key Philosophy Shift

    A lot is made of Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey. Alternately viewed as an NBA genius and an overzealous pioneer who sometimes thinks himself—and his team—into corners, there's no shortage of opinions about him...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 21 days ago 7,562 reads 49 comments

  6. Memphis Grizzlies Send New York Knicks to 12th Straight Loss, 105-83

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mike Conley scored 14 of his game-high 22 points in the third quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat New York 105-83 on Monday night, sending the depleted Knicks to their record-tying 12th straight loss...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 21 days ago 254 reads 0 comments

  7. New Orleans Pelicans Still Lack Consistency, Lose to Wizards 92-85

    Despite weeks of displaying glimpses of their potential and countless talks of getting their collective act together, the New Orleans Pelicans still can't seem the find the one thing that's keeping them from moving up the ranks...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 21 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  8. How Houston Rockets Can Win the Western Conference

    This may be the best the Western Conference has ever been, yet the Houston Rockets are right in the thick of it. The new-look Rockets and their transformed defense are in the top tier of the brutal West...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 21 days ago 5,226 reads 42 comments

  9. Dirk Moves Up NBA Scoring List, Mavs Beat Nets 96-88 in OT

    NEW YORK -- Dirk Nowitzki made a clinching 3-pointer in overtime that moved him into seventh place on the NBA 's career scoring list, and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Brooklyn ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 21 days ago 192 reads 0 comments

  10. 'Soft Euro' Label Fuels Dirk Nowitzki's Ride Up NBA Scoring Charts

    DALLAS — The irony was not lost on Dirk Nowitzki when asked for his thoughts on Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic , a 6'10" rookie marksman from Montenegro...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jeff Caplan about 21 days ago 17,403 reads 68 comments

  11. Dirk Nowitzki Passes Moses Malone for 7th on NBA's All-Time Scoring List

    Dirk Nowitzki 's trek up the list of NBA all-time scoring leaders continued on Monday night against the Brooklyn Nets ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 21 days ago 34,776 reads 90 comments

  12. Rajon Rondo and Monta Ellis Pairing Holds Greatest Promise, Peril for Mavericks

    When the Dallas Mavericks acquired Rajon Rondo in late December, there were early question marks as to whether he could coexist with the trigger-happy Monta Ellis. Eight games in, the duo has shown some promise...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 21 days ago 11,062 reads 13 comments

  13. Parker's Status Elevated to Questionable

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 21 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  14. Corey Brewer Having No Trouble Learning Rockets' Style

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 21 days ago 148 reads 0 comments

  15. San Antonio Spurs: The Good and the Bad of the First 2 Months of Season

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 21 days ago 99 reads 0 comments

  16. What Will the Spurs Do Now That They Have Three Point Guards?

    In a special weekend edition of In the Bonus, a holiday skeleton crew of the PtR staff looks at Mills' return, Joseph's excellent performance, All Star voting, and the madness that was the December schedule...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 21 days ago 171 reads 0 comments

  17. Chandler Parsons Gets Called Out by Twitter for Jumping on Cowboys Bandwagon

    Chandler Parsons isn't the most loyal fan in the world, but he does support the teams in the city he plays in. Being that kind of fan doesn't sit well with Twitter users...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 21 days ago 102,388 reads 151 comments

  18. Chandler Parsons Forced to Defend His Cowboys Fandom on Twitter

    Chandler Parsons signed with the Dallas Mavericks this offseason after three seasons with the Houston Rockets ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 22 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  19. New Orleans Pelicans Power Rankings: Rating Each Player at January's Start

    When we last took the pulse of the New Orleans Pelicans , they were dancing with the .500 mark, playing exceptionally well some nights and inexplicably poorly on others. About a month later, not a whole lot has changed...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 22 days ago 2,530 reads 6 comments

  20. How Long Can the San Antonio Spurs Survive Without Kawhi Leonard?

    If there was any doubt about Gregg Popovich’s surefooted assertion to Michael Lee of T he Washington Post that Kawhi Leonard was destined to be the next great crux ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 22 days ago 17,237 reads 44 comments

  21. Reconsidering Expectations for Vince Carter with the Memphis Grizzlies

    Vince Carter is underwhelming as a perimeter shooter off the bench in his first season with the Memphis Grizzlies ...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 22 days ago 4,290 reads 3 comments

  22. Despite Josh Smith's Arrival, Donatas Motiejunas Remains Critical to Rockets

    The Houston Rockets weren't out on the market for another power forward, but when Josh Smith became available at a ridiculously low price, they had to pick him up...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 22 days ago 9,434 reads 45 comments

  23. Greg Smith Leaves vs. Cavs (Muscle Strain)

    Mavericks forward Greg Smith was forced to leave Sunday's game against the Cavaliers with a muscle strain on the right side of his body, reports the team's official website...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 22 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  24. Unstoppable Mavs O Runs over Shoddy Cavs D

    The same day Cavaliers GM David Griffin gave a "don't call it a vote of confidence" vote of confidence to coach David Blatt, the Cavaliers' defense showed why they can't survive if ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 22 days ago 349 reads 0 comments

  25. Greg Smith Leaves vs. Cavs (Muscle Strain)

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 22 days ago 3 reads 0 comments