1. Mike Woodson Fired by Knicks: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Knicks have fired head coach Mike Woodson after he failed to guide his squad to the playoffs in a frustrating 2013-14 NBA season...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. 2014 NBA Mock Draft: Latest First-Round Projections for Every Team

    The sports world is in mock draft mode, but the majority of that is dedicated to the NFL. Flying under the radar is one of the deepest NBA drafts we’ve seen in years—as you’re about to see in this 2014 NBA mock draft...

    Shehan Peiris Written by Shehan Peiris about 5 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Playoffs 2014: Projecting 1st-Round Upsets Following Surprise Game 1 Results

    There were a number of directions we expected the NBA playoffs to take when the games tipped off on Saturday, but no one could have predicted everything that we saw in the first two days...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 hours ago 151 reads 0 comments

  4. Ranking the Toughest Enforcers in the 2014 NBA Playoffs

    The 2014 NBA playoffs are finally underway, and we've already seen the best of the best go at it. While there's been a few standout offensive performances, players doing work in other areas aren't getting as much attention...

    Joshua J Vannuccini Written by Joshua J Vannuccini about 2 hours ago 78 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Playoff Schedule 2014: Updated Bracket and TV Coverage for Monday's Games

    The 2014 NBA playoffs are in full swing, and upon the conclusion of Sunday's contests, each series now has one game in the books. There have already been some upset victories, highly contested matchups and blowout wins...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 2 hours ago 204 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Playoffs 2014: Early Takeaways from Eastern Conference Results

    The first games are in for the Eastern Conference playoffs, and apparently home-court advantage is a myth this time of year...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 hours ago 116 reads 0 comments

  7. What Indiana Pacers Need from Paul George During NBA Playoffs

    If the Indiana Pacers hope to avoid an early playoff exit, they'll need Paul George to step up his game. The Pacers are clearly in turmoil, having dropped their series opener to the Atlanta Hawks at home 101-93...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 hours ago 63 reads 0 comments

  8. What Offensive System Should Lakers Use in Kobe's Twilight Years?

    Los Angeles Lakers fans are hoping to see Kobe Bryant back in uniform for the start of next season after an agonizingly long layoff...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 hours ago 373 reads 1 comments

  9. Major Needs for Every 2014 NBA Draft Lottery Team

    As the 2014 NBA playoffs begin to percolate, the lottery teams at home are trying to address their weaknesses and rebuild, with hopes of joining future postseasons...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 3 hours ago 130 reads 0 comments

  10. B/R NBA 200: Top 37 Point Guards in 2013-14

    Chris Paul has been sitting atop the point guard rankings for quite some time, but has he maintained his grip on that No...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 hours ago 797 reads 49 comments

  11. What Golden State Warriors Need from Klay Thompson During NBA Playoffs

    The Golden State Warriors beat the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 1 of their Round 1 matchup. The first tilt was anything but one-sided. The Clippers took a 12-1 lead to begin the game, but the Warriors tied it up just over four minutes later...

    Simon Cherin-Gordon Written by Simon Cherin-Gordon about 3 hours ago 77 reads 0 comments

  12. What Indiana Pacers Need from Roy Hibbert During NBA Playoffs

    In short, the answer to the question is: a lot more than what they're getting. Or nothing, if you're on board with USA Today 's Bob Kravitz calling for Roy Hibbert 's head ...

    Micky Shaked Written by Micky Shaked about 4 hours ago 91 reads 0 comments

  13. Exciting International Prospects Orlando Magic Should Consider in 2014 NBA Draft

    With a final record of 23 wins and 59 losses, from the outside, it looks like the Orlando Magic have a long way to go to get back to prominence. However, by looking a little closer, you’ll see that they may not be as far off as you think...

    Adam Williams Written by Adam Williams about 6 hours ago 333 reads 0 comments

  14. What Charlotte Bobcats Need from Al Jefferson in NBA Playoffs

    The Charlotte Bobcats put up a fight in Game 1 of the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs, but they were dealt a big blow early in the first half when star center Al Jefferson went down with a plantar fascia injury...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 6 hours ago 86 reads 0 comments

  15. Chicago Bulls Can Offer Carmelo Anthony Everything New York Knicks Can't

    After more than three seasons in a New York Knicks uniform, Carmelo Anthony is in a very similar position to the one he was in during his final days as a Denver Nugget...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 6 hours ago 1,473 reads 1 comments

  16. Lillard, Aldridge Star in Game 1 Victory

    HOUSTON – The Portland Trail Blazers proved on a grand stage that they now have two superstars on its roster...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 hours ago 16 reads 0 comments

  17. Quick: Lillard Proves He's Playoff Ready

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 hours ago 53 reads 0 comments

  18. Batum: Aldridge's 'Game Was Huge for Us'

    HOUSTON – Before the Trail Blazers played the Houston Rockets in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series at the Toyota Center on Sunday, LaMarcus Aldridge had a quick ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 hours ago 63 reads 0 comments

  19. Audio: Calls of the Game for Blazers' Game 1 Win

    LaMarcus Aldridge led all players in the game in points (12), rebounds (8), offensive rebounds (3) and blocks (2, tied) in first quarter and the Trail Blazers were up 27-20...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 hours ago 11 reads 0 comments

  20. What Oklahoma City Thunder Need from Kevin Durant During NBA Playoffs

    Kevin Durant 's flash may come in his scoring, but his value extends so far beyond merely putting the ball in the basket...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 7 hours ago 447 reads 0 comments

  21. Philadelphia 76ers' Best Options in Upcoming 2014 NBA Draft

    With a final record of 19 wins and 63 losses, most people would not call the Philadelphia 76ers’ 2013-14 season a success...

    Adam Williams Written by Adam Williams about 8 hours ago 560 reads 0 comments

  22. Portland Trail Blazers vs. Houston Rockets: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    In what may have been the best game of the NBA playoffs' opening weekend, the Portland Trail Blazers pulled off an insane comeback to beat the Houston Rockets 122-120 in overtime Sunday at the Toyota Center...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 hours ago 362 reads 1 comments

  23. Patrick Beverley Injury: Updates on Rockets Guard's Knee and Recovery

    The Houston Rockets suffered a gut-wrenching Game 1 overtime defeat at the hands of the Portland Trail Blazers , and things only continued to get worse after the final horn...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 8 hours ago 9,066 reads 78 comments

  24. Superstars Come Out to Play in Blazers-Rockets Overtime Thriller

    We knew this series was going to be good, but wow. Game 1 between the Houston Rockets and Portland Trail Blazers was an overtime classic, replete with roller-coaster runs throughout and a tightly-contested ending decided by just two points...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 8 hours ago 31,230 reads 94 comments

  25. Best Highlights from Sunday's NBA Playoff Action

    The NBA postseason might only be a mere two days old, but it will be hard for any game to top what transpired on Sunday night in Game 1 of the Houston-Portland series...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 8 hours ago 432 reads 0 comments