1. Daily Fantasy Basketball 2015: NBA DraftKings Strategy for Jan. 30

    The reserves for the NBA All-Star Game were announced Thursday , and the roster looks awfully enticing as a potential DraftKings.com lineup. Of course, that pesky salary cap prevents you from stacking your team will all stars from top to bottom...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Impatience Masked by Even Stevens

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- One day after former Boston Celtics coach Rick Pitino praised Brad Stevens and cited his patience with the team's current rebuilding process, Stevens volleyed the admiration but playfully questioned the suggestion that he's forbearing.

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  3. Bulls Revert to Ugly Ways in Double-Overtime Loss to Lakers

    LOS ANGELES -- The Bulls have become predictable in their unpredictability. One game after snapping the Warriors ' 19-game home win streak, the Bulls reverted to troubling trends ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 hour ago 8 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA All-Star Rosters 2015: Voting Results, Player Comments and More

    The NBA All-Star lineups have been announced, and it is difficult to have too many issues with the full selections...

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  5. NBA's Contending Teams Should Look to Trade with the Indiana Pacers

    As the trade deadline approaches, each franchise needs to do their own calculus on buying and selling. Two weeks ago, we took a look at what might be out there if the Indiana Pacers decided to become sellers and shake up their core...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 1 hour ago 28 reads 1 comments

  6. LA Lakers Should Give D-League Stud Vander Blue an Extended Look This Season

    Vander Blue has been blowing up box scores this season for the Los Angeles D-Fenders—a D-League affiliate owned by the Los Angeles Lakers . This is a person of interest for the Purple and Gold as they wade through another perplexing season...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 hour ago 93 reads 1 comments

  7. NBA Power Rankings Three Months into 2014-15 NBA Season

    Time flies when you're having fun, and the 2014-15 NBA season has been nothing if not that—devastating injuries aside, of course...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 hour ago 29 reads 0 comments

  8. Bulls' Pau Gasol Receives the Ovation He Deserves from Lakers Fans

    @helenenothelenRT @gregbeacham: Pau: "I was just overwhelmed. It was emotional. I'm thankful to the fans that I played in front of for so many years".....

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  9. Lakers Pass out “Thanks Pau” Shirts, Have Video Tribute for Return of Gasol

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 5 hours ago 37 reads 0 comments

  10. Lakers Fans Find Plenty to Cheer in Win over Bulls

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  11. Houston Rockets Aren't Contenders Without Dwight Howard at Full Strength

    For all the opinions Dwight Howard still inspires, with debate about his the quality of his play still raging from talk radio to TNT, his value to the Houston Rockets remains unchanged and irrefutable...

    Jonathan Feigen Written by Jonathan Feigen about 6 hours ago 333 reads 2 comments

  12. Chicago Bulls vs. Los Angeles Lakers 1/29/15: Video Highlights and Recap

    The Los Angeles Lakers snapped their nine-game losing streak Thursday night thanks to 26 points and 12 rebounds from Jordan Hill, downing the Chicago Bulls 123-118 in double overtime at Staples Center...

    Sam Westmoreland Written by Sam Westmoreland about 6 hours ago 4,410 reads 25 comments

  13. Chicago Bulls vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Chicago Bulls never led during four quarters against the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, but when they forced overtime, it seemed assured that Pau Gasol 's Bulls would prevail in his return to L...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 6 hours ago 3,605 reads 51 comments

  14. 5 Biggest Takeaways from Washington Wizards' 1st Half of the Season

    If you just take a cursory look at things, 2014-15 has gone about as planned for the Washington Wizards . The Wizards are 31-16, good for third in the Eastern Conference...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 6 hours ago 29 reads 0 comments

  15. Lakers Hold off Bulls in 2OT to Snap 9-Game Skid

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Jordan Hill scored 26 points and forced the second overtime with a clutch jumper, and the Los Angeles Lakers snapped their nine-game losing streak in thrilling fashion with a 123-118 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 6 hours ago 476 reads 0 comments

  16. Grading Cleveland Cavaliers' Newcomers So Far

    After looking shallow, lethargic and uninspired following injuries to LeBron James and other key players earlier this month, the Cleveland Cavaliers needed a shot of life. They ultimately received three...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 6 hours ago 8,310 reads 13 comments

  17. 7 NBA Coaches with Jobs at Stake in 2nd Half of 2014-15 Season

    Is it hot in here, or is it just me? It's not me, you say? It's really the second half of the 2014-15 NBA season yielding its customary list of coaches whose jobs may be at stake? OK, then...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 hours ago 10,673 reads 75 comments

  18. Pau Tips in Game-Tying FG in Bulls' Crazy Comeback

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 7 hours ago 55 reads 0 comments

  19. TNT's Kevin Harlan Gets Hit in Face with Ball During Bulls-Lakers Game

    TNT announcer Kevin Harlan has been in broadcasting for over 30 years, and he does a great job of keeping his composure regardless of the circumstances...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 7 hours ago 10,402 reads 12 comments

  20. Jacque Vaughn Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Magic Head Coach

    After the Orlando Magic dropped to 15-34 with a 115-100 loss—which really wasn't even as close as the score indicates—to the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night, several ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 7 hours ago 4,346 reads 37 comments

  21. Shaw 'Sick and Tired' of Nuggets' Poor Effort

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The taste from the Nuggets ' latest ugly loss was so bitter, coach Brian Shaw couldn't get his mouth to say any words to his team afterward...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 8 hours ago 13 reads 0 comments

  22. Z-Bo Extends Double-Double Streak to 11 Games

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Zach Randolph had 15 points and 17 rebounds, Jeff Green added 13 points and the Memphis Grizzlies built an early lead en route to a 99-69 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 8 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments

  23. Grizz Hold Nuggets to 69 Pts in Rout

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) The Memphis Grizzlies are winning by bigger margins lately because they have returned to locking down on defense...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 8 hours ago 13 reads 0 comments

  24. Denver Nuggets vs. Memphis Grizzlies 1/29/15: Video Highlights and Recap

    The red-hot Memphis Grizzlies looked to continue their torrid run of form on Thursday night when they took on the Denver Nuggets ...

    Sam Westmoreland Written by Sam Westmoreland about 9 hours ago 464 reads 1 comments

  25. How Chicago Bulls Can Get Back into Title Contention

    The Chicago Bulls are 30-17, leading the Central Division, 1.5 games out of the No. 2 seed and just became the first team to beat the Golden State Warriors in Oakland. So of course, Bulls fans everywhere are panicking...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 9 hours ago 455 reads 3 comments