1. Jackson: Carmelo Is Knicks' Only 'Certified All-Star'

    At West Point, where the New York Knicks began training camp for the first time this year, the vast grounds are covered with reminders of military idols...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 day ago 3,904 reads 2 comments

  2. Lakers News: Latest Updates on Keith Appling, Pau Gasol and More

    As the 2014-15 NBA season approaches, the popular sentiment surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers is that it will be a long year...

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  3. Joakim Noah's Knee Will Be an 'issue All Season' — Source

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  4. Raising Their Mental Game?

    A day after the Boston Celtics overcame a 17-point deficit to defeat the Brooklyn Nets in a preseason game, Jared Sullinger offered an eyebrow-raising reaction to the rally.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 198 reads 0 comments

  5. Sullinger Not Thinking About Possible Big Pay Day

    Jared Sullinger has had a couple of solid seasons in Boston and looks poised for even more improvement this year which makes it an even bigger no-brainer that the Celtics will pick up his fourth-year option by the end of this month...

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  6. No Need for Celtics to Rush Rondo's Return

    The Boston Celtics have a well-deserved reputation for slowly bringing injured players back into the fold upon a clean bill of health.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 day ago 606 reads 0 comments

  7. Celtics Will Waive Four Players in First Round of Cuts

    With the NBA regular season opener a mere week away, the Celtics took their first step towards trimming down their crowded training camp roster on Tuesday.....

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

  8. NBA Draft Lottery Reform Proposal Reportedly Voted Down, Format to Stay the Same

    Changing the NBA draft lottery may ultimately be inevitable, but the league has reportedly decided against reform for the 2014-15 season...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 36,149 reads 127 comments

  9. Biggest Takeaways from NBA's General Manager Survey for 2014-15 Season

    The defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs are finally going to capture the elusive repeat, at least according to the league's general managers. It's one of several key predictions made by the group ahead of the 2014-15 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 days ago 24,765 reads 53 comments

  10. Knicks' Big Plans for Andrea Bargnani Already Gone Awry

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 509 reads 0 comments

  11. Why Nikola Vucevic's Contract Extension Is a Bargain for Orlando Magic

    The Orlando Magic just locked up a rising 7-footer who has been consistently productive to date and has substantial room to grow going forward...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 days ago 3,474 reads 8 comments

  12. Kobe Bryant: The Lakers' Cancer or the Cure?

    ESPN's Henry Abbott made it very clear in his column that he believes the Los Angeles Lakers ' franchise is suffering now due to having Kobe Bryant in town.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 477 reads 0 comments

  13. Report: Draft Lottery Reform Voted Down by Owners

    Thirteen teams voted against changes to the NBA draft lottery system, voting down the measure during Wednesday's Board of Governors meeting...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 235 reads 0 comments

  14. Report: Draft Lottery Reform Voted Down by Owners

    The NBA draft lottery reform has been voted down at Board of Governors meeting, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. System stays...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  15. Grantland: Bill and Jalen's Pacers Preview

    Bill and Jalen have a hard time previewing the Pacers season with so much up in the air after Paul George 's devastating injury.....

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 184 reads 0 comments

  16. Fantasy Basketball 2014: Top 10 Rankings and Sleepers at Each Position

    If you want to win in fantasy basketball, you'd better draft well, because there are fewer opportunities to make up for mistakes compared to other sports...

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  17. Dwyane Wade Plays 1-on-1 with Fan 'Grandma Nelly' on Her 90th Birthday

    Dwyane Wade accepted an older fan's challenge to a game of 1-on-1 -- kind of -- and gave her an awesome 90th birthday.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 1,129 reads 0 comments

  18. Suns' Isaiah Thomas Hits Game-Tying Jumper, Stares Down Floyd Mayweather

    Staring down the best boxer in the world takes some guts. Phoenix Suns guard Isaiah Thomas sent Tuesday's preseason game between the Suns and the Los Angeles Lakers to overtime with a game-tying jumper at the buzzer...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 days ago 267,948 reads 86 comments

  19. Grantland: NBA League Pass Rankings, Part 2

    If you missed Part 1 of Bill and Zach's 2014-15 League Pass Rankings, as well as the convoluted but strangely effective explanation of their scoring system, CLICK HERE. Here is Part 2: the top 15 teams...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 1,791 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA's GM Survery Predicts Cavs vs. Spurs in Finals

    LeBron James' return to Cleveland has shaken up the NBA landscape, a fact that is strongly reflected in NBA.com's 13th annual GM Survey...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 4,795 reads 6 comments

  21. TMZ: Blake Griffin Accused of Slapping Man in Club

    Blake Griffin has been accused of bitch-slapping a 39-year-old man inside a nightclub in Vegas this weekend ... TMZ Sports has learned.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 5,298 reads 6 comments

  22. NBA Preseason 2014: Full Remaining Schedule and Predictions for Top Games

    The 2014-15 NBA season can't come soon enough for many teams. For others, they'd probably prefer a couple more weeks. The regular season is set to begin on October 28 with a trio of games, but it's more than safe to say that not everyone is ready...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 2 days ago 2,238 reads 0 comments

  23. Kobe Shrugs Off Critical Article, Cites Media 'Cycle'

    Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant says he has learned the ebb and flow of the media cycle over the course of his 19-year career and that it has given him the perspective to decide when he wants to react to criticism and when he wants to let it go...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 6,449 reads 8 comments

  24. Pau Gasol, Trevor Ariza Reflect on Heat's Failed Pursuit amid LeBron Uncertainty

    MIAMI — The conventional wisdom is that the Miami Heat rebounded reasonably well this offseason from the loss of the game's premier player, re-signing Chris Bosh , Dwyane ...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 2 days ago 70,485 reads 132 comments

  25. Dwight Howard May Have Flaws, but Critics Unfairly Finding He Can Do No Right

    Whatever territory exists between the cliches "Beating a dead horse" and "Shooting fish in a barrel" now appears to be occupied by "Crapping all over Dwight Howard...

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