1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Says He's Michael Jordan in Donald Trump Joke at DNC

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar , t he NBA 's all-time leading scorer, still knows how to get buckets in the political arena...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 hours ago 14,876 reads 0 comments

  2. Carmelo Anthony Comments on Dwyane Wade Leaving Heat to Sign with Bulls

    New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony was among those who had trouble processing Dwyane Wade 's free-agent departure from the Miami Heat to the Chicago Bulls this offseason...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 hours ago 13,428 reads 95 comments

  3. David Lee to Spurs: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    A midseason move to the Dallas Mavericks revitalized David Lee 's career, as he again resembled the high-efficiency offensive force who was once a building block for the Golden State Warriors ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 hours ago 37,505 reads 125 comments

  4. Craig Sager to Miss 2016 Rio Olympics to Continue Leukemia Treatment

    NBC Sports announced Thursday that veteran sports reporter Craig Sager will miss the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro due to ongoing treatment for leukemia...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 hours ago 7,875 reads 22 comments

  5. Ranking the NBA's Most Improved Teams This Offseason

    Now that most of the NBA 's free agents have found homes for the 2016-17 season, it's time to take stock of how teams fared throughout the offseason...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 hours ago 3,462 reads 36 comments

  6. Why Michael Jordan Missed the Mark in 1st Attempt at Social Consciousness

    Michael Jordan ' s recent statement to The Undefeated on police brutality is a quick read. The sparse number of words isn't the problem, though; it's what he says...

    Khalid  Salaam Written by Khalid Salaam about 9 hours ago 15,116 reads 130 comments

  7. NBA Announces Pacers vs. Nuggets Regular-Season Game to Be Played in London

    The Indiana Pacers and Denver Nuggets will take a trip to London during the middle of the 2016-17 season in an effort to expand the NBA beyond its typical North American borders...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 hours ago 1,438 reads 21 comments

  8. Karl-Anthony Towns Splits Through Defense, Posterizes Young Camper

    It doesn't matter how old you are or how tall you are—if you stand in the paint, Karl-Anthony Towns will come at you. That's a lesson one camper learned the hard way...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 hours ago 15,891 reads 55 comments

  9. Doc Rivers Comments on Clippers' Pursuit of Kevin Durant in Free Agency

    The Los Angeles Clippers were one of the many teams to miss out on signing Kevin Durant , though not for lack of trying. In a podcast interview with Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical (via RealGM...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 hours ago 20,631 reads 151 comments

  10. Re-Drafting the 2016 Rookie Class Following the NBA Summer League

    Hopefully your favorite NBA team made the right pick the first time around. Jonathan Wasserman joins Stephen Nelson to re-draft this year's rookie class, now that the NBA Summer League season has come to an end...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 15 hours ago 13,406 reads 53 comments

  11. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Potential Nikola Vucevic Trade, Paul Pierce and More

    It’s the end of July, which means NBA teams are beginning to solidify their rosters for training camp, finalizing contracts and trying to look for trade partners...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 16 hours ago 2,608 reads 0 comments

  12. Stoudemire Did More Than Most with His Gifts, but Still Left Us Wanting More

    The fond farewells are out there, as always when someone of any significance retires. It's not even oversaturated with saccharine sentiment in this case...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 16 hours ago 33,418 reads 75 comments

  13. Which Boston Celtics Rookies Should Make the 2016-17 Roster?

    Barring any major moves, the Boston Celtics ' core for next season is already established. But roster spots are still up for grabs, and plenty of young candidates are fighting for them...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 19 hours ago 12,129 reads 29 comments

  14. NBA to Fund Health Care for Former Players with at Least 3 Seasons of Experience

    The National Basketball Players Association ( NBPA ) announced Wednesday it will fund health care for the league's retired players who racked up at least three years of experience, per Howard Beck of Bleacher Report...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 19,221 reads 112 comments

  15. Dirk Nowitzki Trolls Simone Zaza with Penalty Attempt in Charity Match

    Contrary to popular belief, Germans aren't perfect at taking penalties, after all. They missed their first penalty in a shootout at Euro 2016 since 1982 against Italy, and now we have this "effort" from Dirk Nowitzki ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 day ago 149,551 reads 7 comments

  16. Anderson Varejao Injury: Updates on Warriors Center's Back and Recovery

    Golden State Warriors big man Anderson Varejao will miss the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro because of a back injury. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 day ago 998 reads 0 comments

  17. So Long, STAT: Relive Some of Amar'e Stoudemire's Most Electrifying Moments

    Take a look at some of the moments that made Amar'e Stoudemire an NBA great. What is your favorite moment? Drop a comment below to let us know what you think...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 day ago 5,070 reads 17 comments

  18. Clippers Staffer Punched by Blake Griffin 'No Longer Works for the Team'

    Matias Testi, the Los Angeles Clippers equipment staffer Blake Griffin reportedly punched in January, will not return to the team. TMZ Sports reported the news and cited a "rep for the Clippers" who said Testi "no longer works for the team...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 45,526 reads 43 comments

  19. Insider Buzz: Rival Contender 'Hopes to Poach Curry' if Durant Partnership Fails

    Ric Bucher spills some intel on how an elite NBA team has plans to nab one of the Golden State Warriors' star players if the addition of Kevin Durant proves problematic next season...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 day ago 26,850 reads 81 comments

  20. Rudy Gay Injury: Updates on Kings SF's Achilles and Recovery

    Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay is recovering this summer after having shock wave treatment to heal an Achilles injury, per James Ham of CSNCalifornia.com. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 4,955 reads 17 comments

  21. Clippers Reportedly 'Actively Exploring' Sites for Potential New Arena

    The Los Angeles Clippers are reportedly exploring the possibility of leaving Staples Center. Citing NBA sources, ESPN.com's Kevin Arnovitz reported that the Clippers " are actively exploring sites for [a] new arena...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 38,752 reads 174 comments

  22. DeMarcus Cousins Is 'Most Dominant Player' in the World, Says Vlade Divac

    DeMarcus Cousins has served as an anchor for the United States men's basketball team during the squad's tuneup games in advance of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, and ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 28,022 reads 162 comments

  23. Bleacher Report Makes DeMar DeRozan's 360 Near-Dunk Happen

    Team USA's DeMar DeRozan got the internet buzzing when he just missed posterizing a China defender with a 360 dunk Tuesday night, so imagine what would have happened had he actually been able to complete the slam...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 day ago 12,406 reads 5 comments

  24. The Biggest Stud Prospects at the U18 FIBA Tournament

    Team USA just took home gold at the FIBA Americas U18 Championship for the fourth straight time on Saturday...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 day ago 123 reads 0 comments

  25. Julius Erving Amazed by Zach LaVine, Says '16 Dunk Contest Was an All-Timer

    Julius Erving is known as one of the greatest dunkers in NBA history, so if there's someone who can judge today's best high-flyers, it would be Dr. J. There is one current player in particular who catches his eye...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 day ago 27,821 reads 44 comments