1. 2017 NBA Rookie Ladder: New Year's Rankings for League's Next Wave

    So far, the 2016 NBA draft has proved to be as underwhelming as the year itself. Of the rookies on this top-20 list, only 12 were picked this past June. That could change over the second half of the 2016-17 season...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 7 hours ago 4,725 reads 4 comments

  2. Jimmy Butler, Once Again, Shows the NBA How Clutch He Is

    Don't let Jimmy Butler get the ball at the end of a game. He'll make you pay for it. The Chicago Bulls star didn't have a great game from the field, finishing with 16 points ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 7 hours ago 1,595 reads 0 comments

  3. Carmelo Anthony Comments on Future with New York Knicks

    With the New York Knicks' season descending into despair, the rumor mill is again abuzz regarding potential trade destinations for Carmelo Anthony ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 12 hours ago 27,571 reads 122 comments

  4. James Harden and 2 Brooklyn Nets Defenders Participate in Rare Triple-Flop

    We've all heard of a triple-double, but have you ever heard of a triple-flop? James Harden drove to the paint against Brooklyn Nets defenders Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Quincy Acy and exaggerated the contact, falling to the floor...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 12 hours ago 66,067 reads 73 comments

  5. LeBron James Comments on Matchup with Warriors, Says They Aren't a Rival of Cavs

    LeBron James made it clear his Cleveland Cavaliers will be facing the NBA 's best team—but not a rival—when they play the Golden State Warriors on Monday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 hours ago 28,002 reads 125 comments

  6. Giannis Antetokounmpo Takes Off Close to the Free-Throw Line for Chase-Down Block

    Forget about LeBron James' chase-down block in the Finals last season against the Golden State Warriors . Giannis Antetokounmpo made it clear no layup is safe...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 14 hours ago 1,134 reads 0 comments

  7. Stephen Curry Comments on Future with Warriors, Potential Max Contract

    Anyone who thought the Golden State Warriors ' new dynamic would force Stephen Curry out can put those notions to bed...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 15 hours ago 29,296 reads 72 comments

  8. Dennis Schroder Says Isaiah Thomas Cursed at His Mom, IT Fires Back Denial

    During a 103-101 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas chirped out Dennis Schroder...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 15 hours ago 10,660 reads 2 comments

  9. Jimmer Fredette Says Twitter Account Was Hacked and He's Not Quitting Basketball

    Former NBA guard Jimmer Fredette , who is playing for the Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association, stated his Twitter account was hacked Sunday morning and that he is not quitting basketball...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 hours ago 32,197 reads 0 comments

  10. Adam Silver Comments on Potentially Adding Mexico City Franchise

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league not only wants to bring more regular-season games to Mexico, but it may also consider adding a franchise in Mexico City in the future, per Michael C...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 21 hours ago 10,558 reads 60 comments

  11. Rodney Hood Injury: Updates on Jazz Guard's Knee and Recovery

    Utah Jazz shooting guard Rodney Hood suffered a knee injury during Saturday night's game against the Orlando Magic and needed assistance getting off the floor after grabbing his knee while attempting a layup...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 day ago 8,172 reads 19 comments

  12. Carmelo Anthony Reportedly 'Went on Tirade' After Knicks' Loss vs. 76ers

    Carmelo Anthony vented publicly after the Philadelphia 76ers stunned his New York Knicks 98-97 on Jan. 11, but a report from the New York Daily News ' Frank Isola indicated Anthony also had harsh words for his team behind closed doors...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 108,057 reads 150 comments

  13. Joel Embiid Changes His Twitter Avatar to Compare TJ McConnell to Michael Jordan

    Joel Embiid is stumping for Philadelphia 76ers teammate TJ McConnell after his massive game-winning play against the New York Knicks . McConnell hit a buzzer-beating shot, shaking Carmelo Anthony for a 98-97 victory Wednesday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 1 day ago 8,001 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers vs. Clippers: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    The NBA 's battle for Los Angeles went to the Clippers on Saturday, as they knocked off the Lakers by a final score of 113-97 to earn their sixth straight victory...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 3,497 reads 24 comments

  15. UNINTERRUPTED: Norris Cole on the Addition of Allen Iverson to 3-on-3 League

    From NBA fans to NBA players, everyone seems to be excited about Ice Cube's newly announced three-on-three league, BIG3. The latest big-name addition to the league? None other than Hall of Famer Allen Iverson ...

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  16. John Wall, Jae Crowder Fined for Altercation: Latest Comments, Reaction

    The NBA announced Saturday that Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder was fined $25,000 for his role in a postgame altercation with Washington Wizards point guard John Wall following his team's 117-108 win at TD Garden on Jan...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 6,173 reads 30 comments

  17. Adam Silver Says NBA Will Consider Ways to Shorten Games

    Adam Silver has been proactive in his attempts to enhance the quality of the NBA 's product during his time as commissioner, and he indicated on Thursday that the competition committee ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 2,054 reads 0 comments

  18. Kings Use 'LeBron James Kid' to Campaign for DeMarcus Cousins All-Star Votes

    In an attempt to send DeMarcus "Boogie" Cousins to the NBA All-Star Game, the Sacramento Kings elicited the help of "LeBron James Kid...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 days ago 13,441 reads 0 comments

  19. 76ers on a 3-Game Win Streak for the 1st Time Since '13-14 Season

    Fact: With their 102-93 win over the Hornets on Friday night, the 76ers have now won three games in a row. It is Philadelphia's first winning streak of at least three games since the 2013-14 season when they won four straight games...

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  20. After Puzzling Slump, Spurs' Danny Green Is NBA's Top 3-Point Shooter

    SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio Spurs shooting guard Danny Green has risen back to the top of the league's most accurate three-point shooters a s the NBA regular season is roughly at its midpoint ...

    Mike Monroe Written by Mike Monroe about 2 days ago 18,528 reads 18 comments

  21. Isaiah Thomas Seals Celtics Win with Last-Minute Basket

    Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas saved the night Friday in his team's clash against the Eastern Conference foe Atlanta Hawks . With only 6...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 2 days ago 1,818 reads 1 comments

  22. Young Fan Goes Wild in the Stands of Hawks vs. Celtics Game

    Tim Hardaway Jr. made a young Atlanta Hawks fan go wild Friday night. During the fourth quarter, with Atlanta trailing the Boston Celtics 87-75 at Philips Arena, the guard banked in a two-pointer...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 2 days ago 841 reads 1 comments

  23. Celtics vs. Hawks: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    Isaiah Thomas' fallaway jumper with 2.4 seconds left lifted the Boston Celtics to a 103-101 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night form Philips Arena...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 days ago 6,550 reads 90 comments

  24. Joel Embiid Shuts Down Hornets Center Cody Zeller's Dunk with Massive Block

    Better luck next time, Cody Zeller ! Joel Embiid delivered a massive block against the Charlotte Hornets center during the third quarter of the Philadelphia 76ers ' game at the Wells Fargo Center on Friday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 2 days ago 2,662 reads 2 comments

  25. Cavaliers GM David Griffin Says Team Is Looking to Trade for Playmaker

    The Cleveland Cavaliers already acquired Kyle Korver in a deal with the Atlanta Hawks , but don't expect them to stop scouring the trade market...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 days ago 28,229 reads 44 comments