1. Adam Silver Comments on State of NBA, Labor Deal, Rise in Salary Cap

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver isn't overly excited about the sudden increase in salary-cap space teams will receive as the league's new television deal goes into effect next season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 days ago 4,830 reads 1 comments

  2. Lakers' Kids Helping Kobe Find Joy in the Little Things Amid Season Gone Wrong

    INDIANAPOLIS — Kobe Bryant strode into the Vienna Ballroom on the second floor of the Conrad Hotel on Sunday evening...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 days ago 35,764 reads 39 comments

  3. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2016: Participants, Odds and Predictions

    There is a finite number of ways for a person to emphatically place a basketball inside a hoop. Yet even in a stage of declining relevancy, the Slam Dunk Contest still occasionally steals the All-Star Weekend show...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 days ago 15,325 reads 0 comments

  4. Michael Jordan's Rep Comments on NBA Legend's Feelings of 'Crying' Meme

    NBA legend Michael Jordan doesn't mind the popular crying meme that's become a mainstay during just about every major sporting event. His representatives are watching to make sure nobody tries to profit off the picture, though...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 days ago 125,384 reads 79 comments

  5. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, February 9, 2016

    Fact: This is the first time this season Kevin Durant has scored 30 points in three straight games. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

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  6. NBA All-Star Game 2016 Rosters: East and West Starters, Reserves and Analysis

    The balance of power in the NBA has been in the Western Conference for several seasons, but the Eastern Conference has more depth and strength than it has had in years...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 5 days ago 9,590 reads 0 comments

  7. Which Boston Celtics Should Be Untouchable at NBA Trade Deadline?

    Despite a collection of assets that are all performing above expectations, Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge 's philosophy has been clear since even before last summer's NBA draft...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 5 days ago 16,396 reads 69 comments

  8. Russell Westbrook Reportedly Will Consider Signing with New York Knicks in 2017

    The New York Knicks are in desperate need of a quality point guard in order to become contenders in the Eastern Conference, and a new report suggests they could land one of the best in the NBA during the 2017 offseason...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 165,500 reads 210 comments

  9. NBA All-Star Game 2016: Starting Lineup, Reserves, Roster Breakdown

    The 2016 NBA All-Star Game on Sunday will feature 24 of the best players in the league, all having a unique path to this point. In each conference, there are players who were top draft picks as well as late bloomers who were initially overlooked...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 days ago 6,463 reads 0 comments

  10. LeBron James Comments on Kobe Bryant's Final Season, Matchup vs. Lakers

    Count LeBron James as a Kobe Bryant fan. As teams around the NBA honor the Los Angeles Lakers great during his farewell tour, even a four-time MVP such as James can be in ...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 5 days ago 9,599 reads 3 comments

  11. Thunder vs. Suns: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 8

    The Oklahoma City Thunder continued their winning ways Monday with a 122-106 victory over the Phoenix Suns. The Thunder are now 6-1 in their last seven games, while Phoenix has lost eight in a row and 14 of its last 15 contests...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  12. Pelicans vs. Timberwolves: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 8

    The New Orleans Pelicans snapped a four-game losing streak with a 116-102 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves Monday. Jrue Holiday and Anthony Davis each scored 27 points, while Ryan Anderson chipped in 26 points off the bench...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 640 reads 4 comments

  13. Trail Blazers vs. Grizzlies: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 8

    The Portland Trail Blazers are now 7-1 in their last eight games following a 112-106 overtime victory over the Memphis Grizzlies. Damian Lillard led the Trail Blazers with 33 points, and his backcourt mate C...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 1,078 reads 5 comments

  14. Magic vs. Hawks: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 8

    The Orlando Magic needed overtime, but they knocked off the Atlanta Hawks Monday, 117-110. Nikola Vucevic led the way with 28 points, 13 rebounds and six assists, and Elfrid Payton added 20 points and seven assists...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 1,078 reads 5 comments

  15. Raptors vs. Pistons: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 8

    The Toronto Raptors continued their red-hot play Monday with a 103-89 victory over the Detroit Pistons. Toronto is now 14-1 in its last 15 contests...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 1,246 reads 1 comments

  16. Nuggets vs. Nets: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 8

    The Brooklyn Nets knocked off the Denver Nuggets by a single point Monday, 105-104. Thaddeus Young led the way with 20 points and seven rebounds, while Markel Brown added 19 points off the bench...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 558 reads 7 comments

  17. Clippers vs. 76ers: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 8

    The Los Angeles Clippers pushed their record to 7-1 in their last eight games with a 98-92 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday, but they needed overtime to do it. J.J...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 1,844 reads 9 comments

  18. Lakers vs. Pacers: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 8

    The Indiana Pacers survived a late challenge from the Los Angeles Lakers Monday and won, 89-87. Paul George paced the effort for Indiana with 21 points and nine rebounds, and George Hill added 15 points, six assists and three steals...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 3,020 reads 19 comments

  19. Kings vs. Cavaliers: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 8

    The Cleveland Cavaliers handled the Sacramento Kings Monday, 120-100, and handed the Kings their eighth loss in the past nine games...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 4,177 reads 25 comments

  20. Bulls vs. Hornets: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 8

    The Charlotte Hornets pushed their record to 4-1 in their last five games with Monday's 108-91 victory over the Chicago Bulls. The Bulls, who were missing Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler, have now lost five of their last six contests...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 1,487 reads 53 comments

  21. Kobe Bryant Gifts Paul George Pair of Shoes After Pacers Edge Lakers

    Kobe Bryant might have ruled out on-court gift presentations for his farewell tour, but he never laid out any ground rules for giving gifts...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 days ago 75,902 reads 23 comments

  22. George Karl Reportedly to Be Fired Before 2016 NBA All-Star Break

    On Saturday, ESPN.com's Marc Stein reported the Sacramento Kings were mulling over the thought of firing head coach George Karl , and it appears as though they have made their decision...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 5 days ago 21,263 reads 68 comments

  23. A Change Is in Order for Sacramento Kings and Monday NBA Takeaways

    The Sacramento Kings looked a lot like themselves in Monday's 120-100 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, and that's kind of the problem...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 5 days ago 31,569 reads 144 comments

  24. Rajon Rondo Reveals Kings Players Skipped Shootaround Before Game vs. Cavaliers

    The Sacramento Kings lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday in blowout fashion, 120-100, but that was the least of the organization's worries...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 80,579 reads 45 comments

  25. Joe Johnson Shakes Jusuf Nurkic into Next Week

    Did someone yell "timber"? Jusuf Nurkic caught a tough break during Monday night's game at Barclays Center, falling victim to Brooklyn Nets forward Joe Johnson , who shook the ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 days ago 8,442 reads 25 comments