1. Pelicans Waive Gal Mekel

    NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has waived point guard Gal Mekel...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Kevin Durant Becomes 1st Player with 30 Points in Under 20 Minutes

    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant scored 30 points in just 19 minutes of court time during Friday's 114-109 loss to the Golden State Warriors, becoming the first player ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 minutes ago 25 reads 0 comments

  3. Shaquille O'Neal and 'Inside the NBA' Cast 'Freestyle' with Nicki Minaj

    There is freestyling, and there is whatever Grant Hill did on Inside the NBA . Hill, along with Shaquille O’Neal, Kenny Smith, Ernie Johnson and guest Nicki Minaj, endeavored in a bit of floetry Thursday night...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 27 minutes ago 2,579 reads 4 comments

  4. Granger to Return Friday vs. Wizards

    Danny Granger (illness) participated in this morning's team shootaround and is expected to be available for tonight's game vs Washington ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 36 minutes ago 4 reads 0 comments

  5. Blueprint for Marcus Smart to Become Boston Celtics' Next Great Point Guard

    And just like that, the Boston Celtics have a new franchise point guard. Or at least that's the hope with Marcus Smart after ESPN.com reported that management shipped off Rajon Rondo in a trade to the Dallas Mavericks ...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 hour ago 90 reads 0 comments

  6. Knicks' Woes to Cost MSG Shareholders $6M

    The New York Knicks ' rough start is going to cost Madison Square Garden shareholders a projected $6 million in profits...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 hour ago 45 reads 0 comments

  7. Lakers Rumors: Gossip and Fallout from Missing out on Rajon Rondo

    An absolute blockbuster deal that sent point guard Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks swept the nation Thursday evening...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 1 hour ago 288 reads 0 comments

  8. Mark Cuban Finalized Rajon Rondo Deal in Colbert Report Green Room

    It was a little strange that, as the NBA world discussed the details of the Rajon Rondo trade, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was posting videos to Instagram from the taping of the last episode of "The Colbert Report...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 2 hours ago 39 reads 0 comments

  9. The Bright Side to the Knicks Whiffing on Rondo

    The Knicks didn't come close to getting point guard Rajon Rondo, according to a league source, but at least they saw him leave the Eastern Conference...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 2 hours ago 33 reads 0 comments

  10. Will LeBron and KD Both Pass Kobe Bryant on the All-Time Scoring List?

    This season, Kobe Bryant passed Michael Jordan on the NBA 's all-time scoring list. While both Kevin Durant and LeBron James still have their youth, if they stay healthy, the milestone to pass Bryant would be within reach...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 hours ago 1,128 reads 12 comments

  11. Knicks Need Only Look in the Mirror to See Reasons Behind Their Demise

    NEW YORK — During his three-year NBA sabbatical, Phil Jackson wrote another book, watched a lot of basketball and mastered a new form of communication: the tweet...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 3 hours ago 5,737 reads 19 comments

  12. Ranking the Top 2014 Christmas Day Sneaker Releases

    Lance Fresh ranks his top five holiday shoes that will be worn by LeBron James, Kevin Durant , John Wall , Dwyane Wade and Kobe Bryant on Christmas Day. Which sneakers take the No...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 hours ago 1,561 reads 7 comments

  13. Breaking Down the Portland Trail Blazers' Best Trade Bait

    The Portland Trail Blazers currently hold a 20-6 record and have played well on both ends of the floor, tied with the Memphis Grizzlies for No. 5 in points-per-game differential...

    Joshua J Vannuccini Written by Joshua J Vannuccini about 5 hours ago 790 reads 3 comments

  14. 2014-15 NBA Power Rankings: How Every Team Stacks Up After 7 Weeks of Action

    That rumbling you're feeling beneath your feet? That's just the NBA landscape shifting during the heart of the holiday season...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 5 hours ago 29,870 reads 129 comments

  15. Pros and Cons for Every Potential 2015 NBA Draft Lottery Pick

    Every NBA franchise has to weigh the good against the bad when assessing potential lottery picks. The 2014-15 draft has a wide assortment of tempting prospects, and scouts and ...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 5 hours ago 4,067 reads 14 comments

  16. Indiana Pacers Need to Avoid Lance Stephenson Trade at All Costs

    The Indiana Pacers , Charlotte Hornets and Lance Stephenson are all much worse off than they were a year ago. Dec. 15 was the first day on which players who signed free-agent contracts over the summer could be traded...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 5 hours ago 331 reads 1 comments

  17. Daily Fantasy Basketball 2014: Best NBA FanDuel, DraftKings Lineup for Dec. 19

    There's no better way to spend a wild Friday night than with daily fantasy hoops. A total of 10 games gives players plenty of choices to choose from, but anyone who penciled Rajon Rondo into the day's lineup better swap out the traded point guard ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 hours ago 1,371 reads 1 comments

  18. Ranking the Most Attractive Trade Targets in the NBA

    Anthony Davis is the most attractive trade target in the league. Any team would love to have the preternaturally gifted 21-year-old big man currently dominating the league and inserting ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 hours ago 8,948 reads 36 comments

  19. 5 Possible Trade Targets for Los Angeles Lakers to Gamble on This Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers need to improve their roster, but sure bets in the NBA are few and far between. That said, there are always gambles to be considered as the trading season heats up...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 5 hours ago 2,033 reads 2 comments

  20. Should Chicago Bulls Shut Down Joakim Noah for a Rest?

    Joakim Noah has long personified the competitive spirit of the Chicago Bulls , but his recent health issues mean it is time to put the emotive big on temporary leave...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 5 hours ago 3,632 reads 3 comments

  21. 5 Statistics That Are Defining Cleveland Cavaliers' Season so Far

    The roller-coaster season for the Cleveland Cavaliers continues, as they've now dropped three out of four contests following an eight-game win streak. Many of the preseason predictions for Cleveland are coming to fruition...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 6 hours ago 120 reads 0 comments

  22. Instant Replay: Cousins can't lift Kings over Bucks

    DeMarcus Cousins returned to the lineup for the Kings and was sensational, but his jumper at the buzzer that would have won the game rattled the rim and was no good as Sacramento lost 108-107 to the Bucks ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  23. Bucks: Brandon Knight, Backups Lead Milwaukee to Win in Sacramento

    Brandon Knight was the high scorer for the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night but he had a lot of bench help...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 hours ago 23 reads 0 comments

  24. Bucks 108, Kings 107: Short-Handed Bucks Hold off Kings

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 hours ago 14 reads 0 comments

  25. Breaking Down the Milwaukee Bucks' Best Trade Bait

    Even though the Milwaukee Bucks are forging an identity as a young, competitive team early on during the 2014-15 season, if they're active come the trade deadline, they'll likely still be sellers...

    Jordan Rodewald Written by Jordan Rodewald about 9 hours ago 126 reads 0 comments