1. David Stern Says Mitch Kupchak Kept Lakers from Making 2011 Chris Paul Trade

    Not content to let sleeping dogs lie, former NBA commissioner David Stern rehashed the scuttled trade that saw Chris Paul nearly join the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 hours ago 49,687 reads 0 comments

  2. LaVar Ball's Big Ballers AAU Team Shut Down by Compton Magic

    LaVar Ball 's AAU basketball team couldn't quite deliver on Saturday. Ball's Big Ballers squad, featuring his youngest son, LaMelo, faced off against the Compton Magic during their Memorial Day tournament and got owned in the process...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 6 hours ago 5,431 reads 0 comments

  3. Kevin Love Thinks Cavaliers' Underdog Label in NBA Finals Is Funny

    Cleveland Cavaliers power forward Kevin Love took umbrage with those who see the reigning champions as underdogs to the Golden State Warriors in the 2017 NBA Finals ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 hours ago 12,765 reads 0 comments

  4. Nick Collison Says Enes Kanter Is 'Great Guy' After Turkey Issues Arrest Warrant

    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Nick Collison spoke highly of teammate Enes Kanter after Kanter became a target of the Turkish government...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 hours ago 814 reads 0 comments

  5. Warriors Owner Joe Lacob Says Team Wants Jerry West Back, Have Talked Contract

    Golden State Warriors majority owner Joe Lacob expressed his hope the team can reach a new contract with Jerry West , whose deal with the Warriors expires this summer...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 hours ago 16,164 reads 0 comments

  6. Shaquille O'Neal Says LeBron James Mix of Himself, Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson

    NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal took traits from some of the biggest names in the sport's history to offer a proper parallel for Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 hours ago 36,271 reads 0 comments

  7. Tyronn Lue, Kevin Love Respond to 'Competitor' Draymond Green's Trash Talk

    Cleveland Cavaliers power forward Kevin Love and head coach Tyronn Lue welcomed the challenge Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green laid down when he said he wanted to " destroy Cleveland" in the 2017 NBA Finals...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 hours ago 92,812 reads 0 comments

  8. Stephen Curry Says Warriors 'Want to Do Something About' Cavaliers Having Fun

    Ahead of the third consecutive NBA Finals meeting between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers, Dubs guard Stephen Curry expressed his desire to rain on the Cavs' parade...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 16 hours ago 98,521 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Mock Draft 2017: 1st-Round Projections and Prospects Shaking Up Stock Market

    June 22 changes the trajectory of the NBA for a decade or more. It might sound hyperbolic, and maybe hindsight will treat it as such, but it's not often a team qualifying for ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 17 hours ago 6,034 reads 0 comments

  10. David Lee Avoids Surgery on Knee Injury

    San Antonio Spurs power forward David Lee won't require knee surgery on a patellar tendon injury suffered during the Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 19 hours ago 3,450 reads 0 comments

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

    The boring brilliance that is another NBA Finals showdown between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors starts next Thursday...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 19 hours ago 10,600 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Finals Schedule 2017: Complete TV Coverage for Championship Series

    Before complaining about a lackluster NBA postseason loaded with lopsided matchups , consider the end result. All those blowouts will yield an epic Finals rematch between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 20 hours ago 2,903 reads 0 comments

  13. Ahead of Schedule, Celtics Know There Is Work to Be Done to Catch LeBron

    BOSTON — The end of a title chase always comes with uniquely somber imagery. It's not just the long faces and empty gazes. It's the industrial-size trash bags that fill the losing locker room...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 20 hours ago 60,450 reads 0 comments

  14. Doc Rivers Says Chris Paul Will 'Absolutely' Stay with Clippers

    Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers is planning to do everything in his power to ensure superstar point guard Chris Paul remains with the organization during the NBA offseason...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 21 hours ago 29,664 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Rumors: Rounding Up Latest Buzz on 2017 Free Agents and Team Draft Plans

    Two teams will compete for an NBA title while the other 28 clubs put together roster plans for the 2017-18 season. Rumors focusing on draft plans and free-agent targets have started to heat up...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 21 hours ago 4,824 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Playoff Schedule 2017: How to Watch NBA Finals on TV and Live Stream

    The 2017 NBA Finals will feature a tie-breaker championship matchup between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 22 hours ago 6,777 reads 0 comments

  17. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Pro Comparisons and Predictions for Elite Guard Prospects

    There are plenty of quality prospects available in this year's NBA draft. Teams looking for help at specific positions—regardless of which they are—should be able to find a player or two who can help fill the right roster holes...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 23 hours ago 11,057 reads 0 comments

  18. Mike Brown Talks Steve Kerr's Possible NBA Finals Return, Facing Cavaliers

    Mike Brown is set to face his former team as the interim coach of the Golden State Warriors , but he might not even be in charge if Steve Kerr is healthy. "First of all, Steve may be back," Brown told Marc J...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 29,185 reads 0 comments

  19. Isaiah Thomas Willing to Delay Contract Extension to Let Celtics Add Free Agents

    Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas is hoping for a contract extension but is willing to wait if it helps the team. According to Chris Forsberg of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 51,610 reads 0 comments

  20. Ayesha Curry Drops Chef-Themed Rhymes During Napa Valley's BottleRock Festival

    Looks like it's Stephen Curry 's turn to be the hype man. Steph and his wife Ayesha Curry hit up Napa Valley's BottleRock music festival on Friday, and Ayesha had a chance to flex another one of her skills...

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  21. Cavs vs. Warriors, Part 3: B/R's Complete Guide to the 2017 NBA Finals

    The long and winding road leading up to the 2017 NBA Finals is finally complete. The rubber match is upon us. In 2015, the Golden State Warriors ended their franchise's lengthy title drought by beating LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 day ago 48,378 reads 0 comments

  22. B/R Introduces New Show 'Delete Your Account' Featuring Deon Buggs and Kenny Mac

    Bleacher Report debuted a new animated series Friday called Delete Your Account , hosted by "King of the Comment Section" Deon Buggs and "The Dark Lord from the Dark Web" Kenny Mac...

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  23. Isaiah Thomas Says Surgery on Injured Hip Is 'Not the No. 1 Option Right Now'

    Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas confirmed Friday that surgery remains an option on his injured hip, but a final decision won't be made until the swelling subsides. Chris Forsberg of ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 day ago 9,987 reads 0 comments

  24. Enes Kanter Arrest Sought by Turkey for Alleged Involvement in Terror Group

    Turkey has reportedly issued a warrant for the arrest of Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter on accusations of alleged involvement with a terrorist organization...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 427,687 reads 0 comments

  25. 2017 NBA Draft: 1st-Round Order and Prospects Who Could Slide on Draft Day

    Every year, one or two NBA prospects have the unfortunate distinction of being draft-day sliders. Whether it's team fit, questions about health or character, or just bad luck, ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 day ago 3,134 reads 0 comments