1. Rockets Use Large, Green-Coated Man in Recycling Bin as Free-Throw Distraction

    Let's spare the "Houston, we have a problem" jokes. That has already been made more than evident. While free-throw-line distractions in basketball have seemingly begun to take on ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 4,521 reads 8 comments

  2. Kawhi Leonard Injury: Updates on Spurs Star's Quad and Return

    San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard suffered a quad contusion against the Miami Heat on March 23 and has not played since. However, he's ready to make his return to the court...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 19,158 reads 25 comments

  3. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, March 23, 2016

    Fact: Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen (6'4") is the first player who is 6'4" or shorter to go 12-of-12 or better from the field since Seattle SuperSonics guard Gary Payton accomplished the feat against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Jan...

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  4. Dwight Howard Comments on Relationship with James Harden, Rockets' Title Chances

    Dwight Howard still believes the Houston Rockets are legitimate championship contenders despite the fact they are on the playoff fringe heading into the homestretch of the regular season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 23,536 reads 115 comments

  5. Sunday NBA Roundup: Did Anthony Davis Do Enough for All-NBA Honors?

    Anthony Davis' fourth NBA season ended Sunday with worlds undevoured and records unshattered—a surprising disappointment to everyone expecting last year's breakout superstar to shake the foundations of the sport in 2015-16...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 37,546 reads 134 comments

  6. Anthony Davis Ruled Out for Rest of 2015-16 Season with Knee, Shoulder Injuries

    With the New Orleans Pelicans having no legitimate shot to make the playoffs with 14 games left, star forward Anthony Davis will not play again this season...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 38,643 reads 116 comments

  7. Ryan Anderson Injury: Updates on Pelicans Forward's Groin and Return

    New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson has been out since March 20 as he nurses a sports hernia, and he could face surgery to repair it. It is unclear when he'll return to the court...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 4,248 reads 12 comments

  8. San Antonio Spurs Reassert Themselves as Golden State Warriors' Equals

    There has been an inevitability to the 2015-16 NBA season, an underlying feeling that no matter what happens between now and late May, it's all building to the Golden State Warriors ...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 1 month ago 98,420 reads 439 comments

  9. Dirk Nowitzki Comments on Stephen Curry, 3-Point Line and More

    Dallas Mavericks big man and future Hall of Famer Dirk Nowitzki knows his way around the perimeter despite being 7-feet tall. During his 18 years in the league, he's sunk 1,682 threes in 1,328 games while averaging 22 points per game...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 15,377 reads 14 comments

  10. Kendrick Perkins Clotheslines Damian Lillard, Gets Ejected

    Kendrick Perkins took a page straight out of the WWE book. The New Orleans Pelicans big man clotheslined Damian Lillard on Friday night, sticking his arm straight out across ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 13,134 reads 10 comments

  11. 3 Issues the Houston Rockets Must Correct Before the NBA Playoffs

    The Houston Rockets are a dichotomy. They were either the best bad team in the NBA last year, or they’re the worst good team in it this year. It's hard to explain why a squad that won 56 games, earned the No...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 month ago 9,769 reads 38 comments

  12. Jeremy Evans Injury: Updates on Mavericks SF's Recovery From Shoulder Surgery

    Dallas Mavericks small forward Jeremy Evans underwent surgery on his right shoulder and will miss the rest of the 2015-16 season. Continue for updates. Evans Out With Torn Labrum Thursday, March 17 Mavs...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 2,440 reads 4 comments

  13. James Harden's Solo Act Not Cutting It for Rockets and Wednesday NBA Takeaways

    You have to wonder if James Harden gets tired of going it alone. And then you observe his style of play and notice the way it so often forces the rest of the Houston Rockets into the background, and you realize maybe Harden is fine with it...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 53,377 reads 200 comments

  14. Tim Duncan Passes John Havlicek for 14th on NBA's All-Time Scoring List

    San Antonio Spurs center Tim Duncan continued his climb up the NBA 's all-time scoring list Tuesday when he passed Boston Celtics great John Havlicek for 14th place with a bucket against the Los Angeles Clippers ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 8,331 reads 54 comments

  15. P.J. Hairston Injury: Updates on Grizzlies Guard's Groin and Return

    Memphis Grizzlies guard P.J. Hairston left Monday's game against the Houston Rockets because of a strained groin . It's uncertain when he will return to the court. Continue for updates...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 month ago 2,064 reads 8 comments

  16. Vince Carter Injury: Updates on Grizzlies Forward's Calf and Return

    Vince Carter hadn't played since suffering a left calf strain on March 11 against the New Orleans Pelican s. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates. Carter Active vs...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 1 month ago 1,808 reads 1 comments

  17. Lance Stephenson Loses the Ball Mid-Dribble, Falls to the Ground

    Check out these mean handles, courtesy of Lance Stephenson . The Memphis Grizzlies wing lost the ball mid-dribble in the third quarter of Saturday's game against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena, as it rolled right off the tip of his finger...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 14,306 reads 14 comments

  18. Ray McCallum, Alex Stepheson to Grizzlies: Latest Contract Details, Reaction

    The Memphis Grizzlies announced they have signed guard Ray McCallum and forward Alex Stepheson to 10-day contracts on Saturday in agreement with the NBA 's hardship rule...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 4,479 reads 10 comments

  19. Dwight Howard Gives Young Celtics Fan His Jersey, Has Him Dab in Return

    Dwight Howard will take a simple dab as "thank you." The Houston Rockets big man gave his jersey to a young Boston Celtics fan after Friday night's 102-98 win at TD Garden...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 8,518 reads 5 comments

  20. Lance Stephenson Busts a Move After Shaking Alonzo Gee to Drain a Basket

    Lance Stephenson was feeling himself Friday night. The forward gave the Memphis Grizzlies a seven-point lead—their largest of the night at the time—over the New Orleans Pelicans when he drained a shot after shaking Alonzo Gee...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 6,258 reads 9 comments

  21. Spurs Tie Magic for 3rd-Longest Home Winning Streak in NBA History

    The San Antonio Spurs extended their home winning streak to 40 games with Thursday's 108-101 victory over the Chicago Bulls , tying the Shaquille O'Neal -era Orlando Magic ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 8,413 reads 7 comments

  22. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, March 11, 2016

    The Spurs have won 40 straight games at home, tying the Magic for the third-longest streak in NBA history...

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  23. Thursday NBA Roundup: Tough Schedule Ahead Won't Taint Spurs' Place in History

    Heading into Thursday night's matchup against the Chicago Bulls , the San Antonio Spurs had prevented eight consecutive opponents from scoring in triple digits...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 68,519 reads 183 comments

  24. Mario Chalmers Waived by Grizzlies: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Mario Chalmers ' time with the Memphis Grizzlies has come to an end. The team announced Thursday it has waived the point guard after acquiring him in a November trade...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 month ago 14,125 reads 32 comments

  25. Mario Chalmers Injury: Updates on Grizzlies G's Achilles and Recovery

    The Memphis Grizzlies announced they waived point guard Mario Chalmers on Thursday after he suffered a season-ending Achilles rupture on Wednesday against the Boston Celtics ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 74,577 reads 105 comments