1. The Importance of Brendan Haywood

    On July 12, Scotty Hopson's historic run with the Cleveland Cavaliers ended when he was traded to the Charlotte Hornets for second-round pick Dwight Powell and center Brendan Haywood in a deal originally agreed to on draft night...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. James Harden Keeps His Beard Flawless by Visiting a Beard Guru

    If you have ever wondered how Houston Rockets star James Harden keeps his iconic beard in such good shape, here's your answer. NBA 2K revealed that Harden is able to maintain his beard by using a beard guru...

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  3. Video: Behind the Scenes of Rajon Rondo's Visit to China

    Rajon Rondo recently returned from a trip to China, where he ran a basketball camp for his sponsor, Anta.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 22 minutes ago 3 reads 0 comments

  4. Camp Battles: Rondo Leads the Way for Guards

    Of all the battles-to-be in training camp, none come with more hype and hoopla than the Rajon Rondo-Marcus Smart matchup.....

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  5. Report: NBA Sleeved Jerseys Not Selling Well

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  6. Jason Smith Eager to Introduce Himself

    Whether it's a spontaneous chat with Phil Jackson or the opportunity to showcase his game in the triangle, Jason Smith is downright giddy about being a Knick this coming season.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 34 minutes ago 5 reads 0 comments

  7. Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose 'Worked out Some Kinks' in FIBA World Cup

    Chicago Bulls ' point guard Derrick Rose has played in just 49 games over the last three season. His latest comeback began in Spain as he played for Team USA's gold medal-winning squad during the FIBA World Cup...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 69 reads 0 comments

  8. Chicago Bulls' Taj Gibson Is a 'Perfect Role Player'

    Chicago Bulls ' big man Taj Gibson is coming off another excellent season and has helped the Bulls continue to play elite defensively. He's a player that hasn't been a starter but continues to fill any role the Bulls ask of him...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 13 reads 0 comments

  9. Are the Chicago Bulls Legitimate Contenders?

    The Chicago Bulls targeted New York Knicks ' forward Carmelo Anthony as free agency opened but Anthony opted to remain with the Knicks, signing a five-year deal...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 15 reads 0 comments

  10. Joakim Noah Throws out a Much Smoother First Pitch at Wrigley

    Joakim Noah swears he didn't practice in between first pitches, but his toss at Wrigley Field on Wednesday went much smoother.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 8 reads 0 comments

  11. Nick Young Says Lakers Have to 'Prove Something' This Year

    Expectations are not very high for the Los Angeles Lakers this upcoming season, but that means nothing to the players who will be suiting up in the purple and gold.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 102 reads 0 comments

  12. Lakers Who Can Change the Team's Defensive Fortunes

    Let's face facts Lakers fans. If Kobe Bryant is still able to produce at an elite level, Nick Young and Jordan Hill build off last season, Jeremy Lin and Carlos Boozer prove their ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 78 reads 0 comments

  13. On Luol Deng and a New Era for the Miami Heat

    For the Miami Heat and Luol Deng , it was all good just a few months ago. The Heat were on their way to their fourth straight Finals appearance and Deng was set to cash in on free agency...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 154 reads 0 comments

  14. Dwyane Wade Discusses Busy Offseason on Good Morning America

    Miami Heat star and newlywed Dwyane Wade passed by Good Morning America on Wednesday to give an update on his busy offseason as he prepares for his 12th NBA season.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 57 reads 0 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant Finds Inspiration to Change, Prepare for Future, in Tracy McGrady

    LOS ANGELES — It happens all the time with all sorts of people. On occasion it can be as graphic as what has happened to Donald Sterling and Ray Rice with their livelihoods...

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  16. 7 Under-the-Radar Offseason Moves That Will Make an Impact in 2014-15 NBA Season

    Two months and change after the NBA ’s free-agency period began, it’s official: That was crazy...

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  17. Bold Predictions for Rajon Rondo's 2014-15 NBA Season

    There aren't many NBA players who could be called bolder than Rajon Rondo . He's so bold that I had to bold his name in that sentence. Everything from his attitude to the way he plays to his fashion style is bold...

    Mike Walsh Written by Mike Walsh about 4 hours ago 1,516 reads 5 comments

  18. Breaking Down Miami Heat's Center Position for 2014-15 Season

    The Miami Heat are in very good shape at center Considering that Miami’s center play impressed approximately no one last season, and the franchise made zero upgrades at the position, this is a fairly controversial position to stake out...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 5 hours ago 1,151 reads 6 comments

  19. Bold Predictions for LeBron James' 2014-15 Season

    Despite not winning MVP last season and falling in the NBA Finals, LeBron James is still the best basketball player in the world...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 5 hours ago 2,952 reads 22 comments

  20. Kobe Bryant's Passing Is the Next Step in His Battle to Defeat Father Time

    Kobe Bryant is one of the greatest players in NBA history. With five NBA championships, multiple scoring titles, an NBA MVP, two Finals MVPs and an 81-point game, he's a statistical giant...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 5 hours ago 1,409 reads 3 comments

  21. What San Antonio Spurs Need from Tony Parker Next Season

    It's often said that Tony Parker is a system point guard, thriving as a result of being in a situation with the San Antonio Spurs that maximizes his productivity and effectiveness...

    Garrett  Jochnau Written by Garrett Jochnau about 5 hours ago 511 reads 1 comments

  22. The NBA's Lost Souls: Which Players Have Outdated Games for Today's League?

    Stylistically, the NBA is constantly in motion. Although there are always outliers on both ends, the bulk of the herd generally moves as one, rapidly making new innovations the norm...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 5 hours ago 5,943 reads 15 comments

  23. How Will Klay Thompson's Standout FIBA World Cup Performance Affect This Season?

    The Golden State Warriors had the rare distinction of sending not one but two of their players to Spain for the FIBA World Cup this year. Stephen Curry was the household name, the rising star who had cemented his name amongst the game’s elite...

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  24. Breaking Down Toronto Raptors' Power Forward Position for 2014-15 Season

    By re-signing Patrick Patterson and picking up the 2014-15 option on Tyler Hansbrough , the Raptors have maintained their depth at power forward and provided insurance for Amir Johnson should he miss any games next season...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 8 hours ago 924 reads 1 comments

  25. Breaking Down NY Knicks' Small Forward Position for 2014-15 Season

    The New York Knicks are in an in-between phase of Phil Jackson's franchise rejuvenation, and it's apparent throughout the roster...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 9 hours ago 778 reads 1 comments