1. 5 NBA Teams That Can Take the Next Step with One More Deal

    NBA championship contention usually isn't the result of one offseason; rather, it comes from years of incremental progress. That can make for tough sledding and scant optimism during the early stages of roster building...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 25 days ago 129,713 reads 204 comments

  2. Can Jaron Blossomgame Pull a Buddy Hield and Win Over NBA Scouts as a Senior?

    It's not common for a college basketball senior to suddenly fly up NBA draft boards after three years of failing to win over scouts. Buddy Hield did it in 2016...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 25 days ago 6,509 reads 9 comments

  3. Greg Anthony's Biggest NBA Offseason Takeaways​

    Greg Anthony joins Stephen Nelson to discuss his key takeaways from NBA teams and players during the 2016 offseason...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 25 days ago 3,023 reads 35 comments

  4. Derek Fisher: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation on PG's Potential Comeback

    Longtime NBA point guard and former New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher is reportedly considering a comeback attempt as a player. Continue for updates. Fisher Comments on Possible NBA Return Wednesday, Aug...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 25 days ago 95,509 reads 156 comments

  5. Team USA Reportedly Opts for Luxury Cruise Liner over Olympic Village in Rio

    While Andrew Bogut and other Olympians deal with the alleged subpar living conditions of the Olympic Village in Rio, the United States basketball team will be chilling on a luxury cruise ship...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 25 days ago 365,390 reads 115 comments

  6. Interactive Infographics Show Longest NBA Teams by Wingspan, Height

    In the new NBA , success typically hinges on three-point shooting and stretching the court. As a result, long-armed players who can defend multiple positions and disrupt ball movement have become incredibly valuable...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 25 days ago 39,674 reads 31 comments

  7. Rasheed Wallace Buys out Water Stock at Stores, Delivers to People of Flint

    Rasheed Wallace spent five-plus years of his NBA career with the Detroit Pistons, and though it's been a while since he last played, he hasn't forgotten the people of Michigan...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 25 days ago 28,671 reads 20 comments

  8. NBA Players Who Should Be Pissed at Their Front Office

    With NBA free agency slowing to a halt (we see you, Lance Stephenson), we have the opportunity to riff on the issues nearest to our hearts. Like which NBA stars should be giving their front office the super-obvious silent treatment right about now...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 25 days ago 72,421 reads 92 comments

  9. Joel Embiid Thinks New Instagram Update Is 'A Better Way to Slide in DMs'

    Joel Embiid has never played an NBA game, but the 22-year-old is a social media legend. From recruiting LeBron James on Twitter to pursuing pop star Rihanna, the Philadelphia 76ers big man has built a large following online...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 26 days ago 18,411 reads 13 comments

  10. Alan Anderson to Clippers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Clippers and veteran guard Alan Anderson agreed to terms on a contract Tuesday, according to the Orange County Register 's Dan Woike ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 26 days ago 4,881 reads 11 comments

  11. Jason Terry Downplays Talk of Modern 'Superteams,' Refuses to Call Warriors One

    Free-agent shooting guard Jason Terry addressed the NBA 's hottest offseason topic Tuesday: superteams . Here's his take on the Golden State Warriors, who added Kevin Durant to an already star-studded crew this summer: They got super talent...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 26 days ago 6,829 reads 10 comments

  12. Inside the Unsent Drafts of NBA Players' Social Media Accounts (OK, Not Really)

    Draymond Green never should have hit "send." To be more specific, he never should have selected the "My Story" option on his Snapchat app...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 26 days ago 31,464 reads 23 comments

  13. James Jones Re-Signs with Cavaliers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    One of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' key leaders is back in the fold for 2016-17, as forward James Jones signed a one-year deal to return to the team. The Cavaliers announced the news on Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 26 days ago 8,433 reads 39 comments

  14. Michael Jordan Says He'd Pick Blake Griffin, Not LeBron James, for 'Space Jam 2'

    While everyone has been itching for LeBron James to star in a Space Jam sequel for years, Michael Jordan has a different choice for the lead role should another movie be made. Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 26 days ago 6,279 reads 18 comments

  15. DeMar DeRozan Comments on 360 Dunk, Raptors, New Contract, More

    DeMar DeRozan has brought a different kind of swagger to Team USA leading into the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, though some of the things he hasn't done haven't connected with head coach Mike Krzyzewski...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 26 days ago 26,023 reads 41 comments

  16. Way-Too-Early Predictions for the 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie Team

    Although it's been just over a month since the NBA draft on June 23, many rookies have already been shining in summer league or even during Olympic training...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 26 days ago 9,245 reads 47 comments

  17. Happy Birthday, Kristaps Porzingis! Relive the Best Moments from His Rookie Year

    Happy Birthday to Kristaps Porzingis ! The 7'3" Latvian star turned 21 years old Tuesday. Porzingis certainly had an accomplished rookie season and gave New York Knicks fans a sense of hope for the future in the Big Apple...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 26 days ago 2,958 reads 19 comments

  18. LeBron James Speaks on Michael Jordan, 2016 NBA Finals, More in SI Exclusive

    A wave of emotion washed over LeBron James as he watched portions of the 2016 NBA Finals for the first time with prospects at the Nike Skills Academy in July...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 26 days ago 111,978 reads 302 comments

  19. Draymond Green Offered Role in 'Drayzilla' Porn for $100K After NSFW Snapchat

    Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green is getting ready to represent the United States at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, but Vivid Entertainment is hoping he'll add the title of "porn star" to his resume once he returns stateside...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 26 days ago 661,860 reads 0 comments

  20. Burning Questions for Team USA Men's Basketball at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    The biggest question is already settled: The USA men's Olympic basketball team will win gold in Rio. Sorry for spoiling the suspense...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 26 days ago 20,475 reads 17 comments

  21. Klay Thompson Comments on Role with Warriors, Kevin Durant

    While Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green will all have to adjust in some way following Kevin Durant 's arrival, don't tell Thompson he'll be making any sort of sacrifice for the Golden State Warriors' greater good...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 27 days ago 29,168 reads 62 comments

  22. Team USA vs. Nigeria: Live Score, Highlights for USA Basketball Showcase 2016

    Team USA wrapped up its pre-Olympic Exhibition tour with a 110-66 victory over Nigeria, Monday at the Toyota Center in Houston. Carmelo Anthony led the way with 19 points on 7-of-13 shooting...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 27 days ago 39,259 reads 45 comments

  23. Dwyane Wade's Arrival Brings Much-Needed Star Power Back to Chicago Bulls

    CHICAGO — The NBA world has had over three weeks to digest the notion of Dwyane Wade , Chicago Bull, but it didn’t start to feel real until Friday afternoon...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 27 days ago 15,522 reads 58 comments

  24. Breaking Down LeBron James' Options in Next Contract with Cleveland Cavaliers

    LeBron James will re-sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers ; we just don't know when or on what type of contract. James can follow his customary route of signing another one-and-one deal and opt out again next summer...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 27 days ago 73,962 reads 83 comments

  25. USA Basketball Preview: Beck and Bucher's Ultimate Starting 5

    Even without the likes of Stephen Curry , LeBron James and Russell Westbrook , the U.S. men's basketball roster for the 2016 Rio Olympics is stacked...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 27 days ago 5,458 reads 44 comments