1. Clint Capela Will Fill Void Left by Dwight Howard

    HOUSTON  —  When it comes to describing NBA big men, the conversation invariably turns to physical attributes, punctuated by terms like length, build, weight, wingspan and, of course, height...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 1 month ago 3,202 reads 18 comments

  2. From Paid Tryout to Rotation Spark, Jonathon Simmons Has Earned His Spurs Spot

    SAN ANTONIO — The list of astonishments that played out in Tuesday's San Antonio Spurs - Golden State Warriors game before a sold-out Oracle Arena crowd and a TNT TV audience began with the outcome: a San Antonio win...

    Mike Monroe Written by Mike Monroe about 1 month ago 26,519 reads 25 comments

  3. The Brow Became 1st Player Since MJ to Score 50 or More Points in Opening Game

    Fact: Anthony Davis had 50 points despite the Pelicans' 107-102 loss to the Nuggets on Wednesday night. He became the first player since Michael Jordan to score 50 or more points in the opening game of the season (54 points vs...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 1 month ago 5,314 reads 5 comments

  4. 2016-17 NBA Season Predictions for Each San Antonio Spurs Player

    The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers are the favorites for 2016-17's NBA title, but the San Antonio Spurs are the top challengers to either's championship throne...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 1 month ago 8,878 reads 13 comments

  5. Tony Allen Injury: Updates on Grizzlies Guard's Knee and Return

    Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen is recovering from a knee injury that will delay his 2016-17 season debut. Continue for updates. Allen Out at Least a Week Wednesday, Oct...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,231 reads 5 comments

  6. Spurs G Jonathon Simmons Once Paid $150 to Try Out for D-League

    Jonathon Simmons, the San Antonio Spurs ' latest breakout star, caused a buzz Tuesday night with some seriously humbling plays against the Golden State Warriors ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 1 month ago 45,388 reads 9 comments

  7. Devin Harris Injury: Updates on Mavericks Guard's Toe and Return

    Dallas Mavericks point guard Devin Harris has yet to make his 2016-17 regular-season debut because of a strain of the big toe on his right foot. An official date for his debut has yet to be announced...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 546 reads 3 comments

  8. Kawhi Leonard Scored a Career-High 35 Points in the Spurs' Win over Warriors

    Fact: Kawhi Leonard scored a career-high 35 points in the Spurs ’ 129-100 win over the Warriors on Tuesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 1 month ago 5,335 reads 3 comments

  9. Think You Know James Harden? He and the Rockets Are About to Change Your Mind

    Sometimes we pull back a little from the world. It's not so much closing ourselves off as it is turning away from eye contact and leaning out of conversation, ignoring that thoughtful ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 72,594 reads 70 comments

  10. Brandan Wright Injury: Updates on Grizzlies F's Recovery from Ankle Surgery

    Memphis Grizzlies forward Brandan Wright has not made his regular season debut due to an ankle injury that required surgery on Tuesday . It is unclear when he will be able to return...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 2,098 reads 5 comments

  11. With Tim Duncan Gone, Spurs Trying to Move Ahead Without Looking Back

    SAN ANTONIO — The car customization and performance shop Tim Duncan owns and operates stands a mere half-mile from the San Antonio Spurs ' practice facility...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 22,765 reads 50 comments

  12. 2016-17 NBA Season Predictions for Each Houston Rockets Player

    According to margin of victory, the revamped Houston Rockets have been the NBA ’s best team during the preseason, clobbering opponents by an average of 14.7 points, per NBA...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 month ago 7,566 reads 34 comments

  13. Predicting San Antonio Spurs' Final 15-Man 2016-17 Roster

    For the first time in exactly two decades, Tim Duncan's name won't be found on the San Antonio Spurs ' 15-man roster. But there's still a Kawhi Leonard...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 1 month ago 13,328 reads 9 comments

  14. Spurs Insider: Meet San Antonio's Next European Phenom, Davis Bertans

    The San Antonio Spurs came to training camp three weeks ago needing to answer more questions than at any time in nearly two decades...

    Mike Monroe Written by Mike Monroe about 1 month ago 10,125 reads 11 comments

  15. Rockets Insider: Can Eric Gordon Recapture His Star Potential in Houston?

    HOUSTON — "Health is wealth" is more than just a proverb for Eric Gordon. It's what he's hoping will be a new way of basketball life now that he's suiting up for the Houston Rockets ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 1 month ago 11,195 reads 15 comments

  16. LaMarcus Aldridge Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Spurs Star

    The San Antonio Spurs signed LaMarcus Aldridge to a four-year, $80 million deal before the 2015-16 season, but reports have surfaced indicating the five-time All-Star could be traded if he struggles during his second campaign with the team...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 175,295 reads 70 comments

  17. Anthony Davis Stars in Red Bull Video with 'Twin' Robot

    New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis appeared in a Red Bull video in which a scientist—good to see David Neher getting work after Community —attempts to replicate the NBA big man in robot form...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 47,553 reads 33 comments

  18. Patrick Beverley Injury: Updates on Rockets Guard's Recovery from Knee Surgery

    Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley had been dealing with left-knee irritation throughout the preseason and underwent surgery on Oct. 25, per Calvin Watkins o f ESPN. However, he will return on Thursday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 11,386 reads 27 comments

  19. Marc Gasol Injury: Updates on Grizzlies Star's Foot and Return

    Memphis Grizzlies star big man Marc Gasol suffered a bone bruise in his right foot during a preseason game against the Houston Rockets on Oct. 15. However, he is ready to return...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 7,389 reads 5 comments

  20. Rockets' Bobby Brown Apologizes for Writing Name on Great Wall of China

    Houston Rockets guard Bobby Brown apologized for inscribing his name and jersey number on the Great Wall of China. As part of the NBA 's Global Games China series, the Houston Rockets recently played the New Orleans in both Beijing and Shanghai...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 15,304 reads 14 comments

  21. Andrew Bogut Comments on Leaving Warriors, Kevin Durant, Mavericks and More

    In an interview with Tim MacMahon of ESPN.com, Dallas Mavericks center Andrew Bogut opened up on a number of topics, including being traded so that his previous team, the Golden ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 6,145 reads 2 comments

  22. Even Without Tim Duncan, Small Ball Still Doesn't Appeal to San Antonio Spurs

    SAN ANTONIO — In an NBA that seems obsessed with the long ball, the San Antonio Spurs stick out as a throwback to a bygone era. Tim Duncan may have retired, but his replacement, Pau Gasol , is both taller (7'0") and longer...

    Mike Monroe Written by Mike Monroe about 1 month ago 9,590 reads 5 comments

  23. Anthony Davis Injury: Updates on Pelicans Star's Ankle and Return

    New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis had been out since he suffered a Grade 2 ankle sprain during a preseason game in Beijing on Oct. 12. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 13,074 reads 59 comments

  24. Kevin McHale Discusses James Harden Moving to Point Guard

    Houston Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni has said James Harden will be his team's full-time point guard this season, but former Rockets boss Kevin McHale is still questioning the bearded superstar's floor general credentials...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 16,520 reads 27 comments

  25. Predicting Houston Rockets' Final 15-Man 2016-17 Roster

    James Harden , having assumed the leadership of the Houston Rockets , has been more involved in mentoring his teammates. He organized a players-only minicamp, according to Mark Berman of Fox 26...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 11,106 reads 33 comments