1. Steve Kerr Says He's Not Ready to Return for 2017 NBA Finals vs. Cavaliers

    As the Golden State Warriors approach Game 1 of the 2017 NBA Finals on Thursday, they'll continue to be without head coach Steve Kerr . Kerr told reporters Monday he doesn't feel healthy enough to return to the bench, according to ESPN...

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  2. Bryce Alford Says Lonzo Ball 'Gets a Rep He Doesn't Deserve,' Talks LaVar Ball

    Bryce Alford came to the defense of former UCLA teammate Lonzo Ball as he prepared for the NBA draft. The guard discussed Ball and his father LaVar on Monday, via Bill Oram of ...

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  3. Who Has the Edge at Every Position in the NBA Finals?

    If you're bored or turned off by the prospect of an unprecedented NBA Finals three-peat between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers, you're missing the point...

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  4. Tony Parker Says He Will Return in January Following Surgery on Quad Injury

    San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker told L'Equipe (h/t Eurohoops.net ) that he plans to return from his ruptured left quadriceps tendon in January...

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  5. NBA Draft 2017: Mock Draft and Fringe 1st-Round Prospects to Watch

    Lonzo Ball and the other top prospects in the 2017 NBA draft command where the attention goes and what storylines shape the event itself. It's not often fringe players receive the same attention—but it's a worthwhile endeavor...

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  6. It's Up to Cavs and Warriors to Save the 2017 NBA Playoffs

    As if the pressure to win a championship isn't enough, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors enter their third consecutive NBA Finals showdown on a joint mission they have no choice but to accept...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 hours ago 38,092 reads 0 comments

  7. Tyronn Lue Says He Owes Mike Brown $100 from Shooting Contest 19 Years Ago

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue apparently owes acting Golden State Warriors coach Mike Brown some money. Over the weekend, the former Los Angeles Laker said he lost a shooting contest to Brown during his rookie year...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 hours ago 14,547 reads 0 comments

  8. LeBron James Meets 19-Year-Old with Cancer After Tireless Social Media Campaign

    Earlier this month, the hashtag # KylesWish took off on social media with one end goal in mind: getting 19-year-old Kyle Osborne, who has a rare form of cancer, to meet LeBron James ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 hours ago 5,547 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Finals Schedule 2017: Dates, Game Times, TV Guide for Warriors vs. Cavaliers

    Round 3. After a whole year filled with speculation that they'd meet in the NBA Finals once again, the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers went a combined 24-1 as they steamrolled through their respective conferences...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 hours ago 523 reads 0 comments

  10. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions and Projections for Top Senior Prospects

    We've grown rather accustomed over the years to seeing young prospects highlight the NBA draft. While kids are no longer joining the association, many of them are still coming in at 19 after than less than a full year of the college experience...

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  11. Warriors Fan Takes Stephen Curry Jersey on Mount Everest Climb

    Stephen Curry hit a high point this week, even before the NBA Finals kicked off. Or, at least his jersey did...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 hours ago 2,103 reads 0 comments

  12. Happy Birthday to Carmelo Anthony and His Supersensitive Ears

    Carmelo Anthony turned the big 3-3 on Monday, and in honor of that, we're taking a look back at all of his biggest rings—ringing of his ears, that is. Check it out above...

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  13. NBA Rumors: Trade Reports and Rumblings from Around the League

    The offseason marks change for just about every team in the league via trade or free-agent acquisitions. It's peak rumor season between the NBA draft lottery and free agency...

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  14. NBA Playoffs 2017: Schedule and Odds for Historic Cavaliers vs. Warriors Finals

    Some might cry foul in the interests of parity, but there is nothing wrong with sequels in sports. It's a lesson the 2017 NBA Finals seems sure to reinforce when the Cleveland ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 hours ago 4,471 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Finals 2017: Warriors vs. Cavaliers Spread, Odds, Prop Bets and Betting Tips

    The lines have been drawn, the matchup has been set and we're all ready for the 2017 NBA Finals. Beginning on Thursday, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors will do battle for the biggest prize in basketball...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 9 hours ago 2,002 reads 0 comments

  16. Free-Agency Rankings: Top Available Centers

    The best kind of modern NBA big man shopping involves selecting from 7-footers built to do a little of everything —shoot, protect the rim, switch defensive assignments and maybe pass a little...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 hours ago 38,726 reads 0 comments

  17. Pat Riley Talks LeBron James Reaching 7 NBA Finals, Magic Johnson's Record

    Miami Heat president Pat Riley knows a little something about the greatest players in NBA history considering he coached Magic Johnson with the Los Angeles Lakers and helped bring LeBron James to Miami...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 hours ago 138,892 reads 0 comments

  18. Kyle O'Quinn Puts Josh Norman on a Poster

    Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman can cover any wide receiver on a football field, but asking him to defend New York Knicks center Kyle O'Quinn in a pickup basketball game is a whole other story...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 20 hours ago 64,397 reads 0 comments

  19. John Wall Says Bench Was Wizards' 'Downfall,' Wishes Kelly Oubre Played More

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall is stuck at home with the NBA Finals on the horizon, and he pointed the finger of blame at his bench on Sunday. "We need to help our bench," per CSN's Chase Hughes (h/t Dan Feldman of NBC Sports)...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 hours ago 41,805 reads 0 comments

  20. LeBron James Feels 'Very Good' About Cavaliers vs. Warriors in 2017 NBA Finals

    LeBron James is a defending champion and one of the greatest players in NBA history. It should come as no surprise then that he sees the Cleveland Cavaliers' chances against the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals as "very good...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 hours ago 53,326 reads 0 comments

  21. NBA Finals 2017: Odds and Bold Predictions for Cavaliers vs. Warriors Series

    Las Vegas oddsmakers might have one of the most difficult tasks in recent memory thanks to the third meeting between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 5,026 reads 0 comments

  22. 2017 NBA Draft: 1st-Round Order and Top 2-Way Prospects

    Point guards rightfully hog the attention at the top of the 2017 NBA draft. What the point-heavy class glosses over, though, is the fact so many quality two-way players also ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 1,846 reads 0 comments

  23. Russell Westbrook, DeMar DeRozan Watch Shareef O'Neal and Bol Bol's AAU Game

    The star-loaded California Supreme AAU team attracted some NBA studs Saturday. Russell Westbrook and DeMar DeRozan —both Cali natives—swung by the Sports Academy ...

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  24. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Latest Projections and Comparisons for Underrated Prospects

    There's good and there's bad with owning a lottery pick in the NBA draft. The good side of the coin is that a team with a lottery pick is in position to add a potential game-changer to its roster...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 1 day ago 4,900 reads 0 comments

  25. Russell Westbrook Laughs at the Idea of Wearing a Romper, Talks About Fatherhood

    Russell Westbrook pushes fashion to its limit, but even the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar has a line he won't cross. Apparently, it's the romper...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 day ago 26,772 reads 0 comments