1. Kobe Bryant Is About to Enter the Most Challenging Season of His 20-Year Career

    If you hang around the NBA anywhere near as long as Kobe Bryant has, you're bound to run into your fair share of obstacles...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 8 hours ago 4,407 reads 61 comments

  2. Nuggets Mascot Lights Up Youth Football Player

    A harmless game of mascots vs. youth football players was all fun and games on Thursday—until Rocky, the Denver Nuggets mascot, decided to light up one of the kids. Just absolutely laid into him...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 hours ago 17,781 reads 4 comments

  3. Blake Griffin Answers Questions Using Life-Sized Emojis

    Red Bull capitalized on an unmined talent of Blake Griffin 's—his ability to communicate via emojis...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 13 hours ago 8,606 reads 23 comments

  4. John Wall Got a Mural of Himself for His Birthday Reportedly Valued at $20,000

    What do you get a professional basketball player with a multimillion dollar contract for his birthday? Try a mural of him worth $20,000...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 14 hours ago 7,701 reads 24 comments

  5. Landry Fields Injury: Updates on Free Agent's Recovery from Hip Surgery

    Free-agent guard/forward Landry Fields has undergone labrum surgery on his hip. Continue for updates. Fields' Future in the Balance Thursday, Sept...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 16 hours ago 1,429 reads 1 comments

  6. Who Has the NBA's Top Interior Tandem?

    The NBA 's game might be changing, but the importance of size isn't. There are, of course, new demands placed on those monsters in the middle. Having size alone isn't enough...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 16 hours ago 26,405 reads 230 comments

  7. Michael Beasley's $25 Million Sexual Assault, Kidnapping Lawsuit Dismissed

    Former NBA player Michael Beasley has had a $25 million lawsuit against him thrown out by a judge in Arizona. The lawsuit was filed by a woman who accused him of sexually assaulting and kidnapping her...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 hours ago 8,025 reads 14 comments

  8. Do NBA Teams Pay More for Offense or Defense?

    There are many ways to get paid in the NBA . However, not all of them are created equally, and the discrepancy often boils down to strange valuations of contributions on each side of the floor...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 19 hours ago 2,758 reads 3 comments

  9. Gilbert Arenas' Assistant Convicted of Stealing Millions from Former NBA Star

    A personal assistant to former NBA player Gilbert Arenas was found guilty of stealing money from the former All-Star on Wednesday. According to Keely Diven of Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, a federal jury found John A...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 hours ago 14,830 reads 6 comments

  10. Victor Oladipo Gives 2 Fans the Shoes off His Feet for an Autograph

    Imagine walking up to one of your favorite NBA players and asking for an autograph. The task in itself seems daunting, and you probably already ran through 10 different scenarios where the player turns you down and walks away...

    Drew Corrigan Written by Drew Corrigan about 24 hours ago 22,911 reads 42 comments

  11. Ric Bucher's Top Landing Spots for Ricky Rubio

    Before the NBA season even starts, some players are already on the trading block. Ricky Rubio is a name being mentioned in trade rumors, according to Gigantes Del Basket and the Boston Globe 's Gary Washburn (h/t Inquisitr's Jacob Street )...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 day ago 18,060 reads 83 comments

  12. The Under-the-Radar 2016 NBA Draft Prospect Guaranteed to Turn Heads

    There will be a ton of NBA eyes fixed on this year's LSU Tigers. Credit the arrival of super recruit Ben Simmons, arguably the No. 1 prospect in the country. Simmons alone should draw routine trips from scouts and general managers...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 day ago 30,910 reads 15 comments

  13. Jarell Martin Injury: Updates on Grizzlies PF's Foot and Recovery

    The Memphis Grizzlies have high hopes for rookie forward Jarell Martin, but he fractured his left foot during a workout before even appearing in a preseason game, according to the team’s official Twitter account ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 7,850 reads 29 comments

  14. Stephen Curry Gives 1st Official Look at Under Armour Curry Two Shoes

    Following a flurry of leaked images, Stephen Curry himself finally gave the first official look at the Under Armour Curry Two shoes on Wednesday...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 day ago 141,910 reads 94 comments

  15. Manu Ginobili Applauds YouTube Impersonator for Spot-On Impression

    Former NBA D-League player Brandon Armstrong has built quite the reputation as an NBA impersonator, earning nods from the likes of Kobe Bryant and Russell Westbrook for his past impressions ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 day ago 130,503 reads 84 comments

  16. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Calls Dirk Nowitzki a Volume and Streak Shooter

    NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar called Dirk Nowitzki a volume and streak shooter in a Tuesday interview with KRLD-FM 105.3 while discussing the Dallas Mavericks forward's place in the NBA history books as it relates to Hall of Famer Larry Bird...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 day ago 61,201 reads 394 comments

  17. Glen Davis Injury: Updates on Free-Agent F's Ankle Surgery and Recovery

    Free-agent forward Glen Davis is looking for a new contract before the 2015-16 season, but his chances took a hit Wednesday when Marc J...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 2,498 reads 13 comments

  18. The Future of the NBA Point Guard Is Already Here

    If you've been watching the NBA in recent years, you might think there's a revolution going on, one that's totally twisting the traditional definition of what a point guard is and should do...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 day ago 56,329 reads 359 comments

  19. Dwight Howard Reportedly Not Arrested After Accidentally Bringing Gun to Airport

    Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard was not arrested despite bringing a loaded handgun to George Bush Intercontinental Airport last month...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 122,669 reads 312 comments

  20. The Biggest Problem Each NBA Team Faces in Upcoming 2015-16 Season

    The NBA offseason can be powerful. It creates optimism, dashes dreams, fortifies contenders and weakens pretenders. For all intents and purposes, the 2015 version is done with all of the above...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 day ago 171,060 reads 550 comments

  21. Fan Creates Epic Mashup of Riley Curry as Presidential Candidate

    Riley Curry for president? One fan created an absolutely hilarious mashup featuring Stephen Curry 's daughter, mixing Riley's press conference footage during the Golden State Warriors' run to the NBA title with clips of the Republican debate...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 1 day ago 51,262 reads 109 comments

  22. Why the NBA's Biggest Contract Extension Candidates Should Stay at Home

    Smack in the heart of the NBA 's early-September doldrums, there's a unique brand of intrigue building. The draft class of 2012 has now been in the league long enough to get comfortable—or restless, depending on the situation...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 day ago 17,541 reads 52 comments

  23. Kevin Durant Shows Off Exclusive Redskins Edition of KD8 Shoes

    Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant has quite a successful line of shoes, one that rivals that of LeBron James. Durant, a former NBA MVP, is already on to his eighth edition of the shoe, which recently dropped...

    Drew Corrigan Written by Drew Corrigan about 2 days ago 25,154 reads 43 comments

  24. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: September Projections for All 30 1st Round Picks

    It's never too early for NBA draft projections, and given all the showcase events, tournaments and camps that take place during the summer, prospects actually have an opportunity to improve their stocks in the offseason...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 days ago 50,708 reads 121 comments

  25. Undercover and Overweight Trainer Jeremy Lin Messes with People at Gym

    If there's one sacred rule in the gym, it's definitely, "Don't mess with someone who's working out." Clearly, Jeremy Lin was breaking that rule in this new spot for Adidas with Vanness Wu...

    Drew Corrigan Written by Drew Corrigan about 2 days ago 107,527 reads 100 comments