1. Ric Bucher's Top 5 Closers: Who Do You Want Taking the Last Shot?

    When the game is on the line in the fourth quarter, teams need players who will take over and close out the competition. Players who can hit clutch shots and make plays in the most crucial moments are known as the best closers...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 29 days ago 175 reads 17 comments

  2. Early Predictions for the 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie Teams

    Good news: After checking and rechecking the rulebook, it turns out celebrating the contributions of NBA rookies before they make their debuts is allowed. Sure, forecasting the league's All-Rookie squads this far in advance can be a bit dicey...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 30 days ago 76,179 reads 116 comments

  3. Isaiah Thomas Goes Perfect, Beats Tyler Lockett in Seahawks Shootout

    Isaiah Thomas is apparently ready for the 2016-17 NBA regular season. The Seattle Seahawks hosted the 5'9" Boston Celtics guard on Wednesday afternoon. As Jay King of MassLive...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 30 days ago 83,376 reads 40 comments

  4. Why Aren't Any Teams Interested in NBA Free-Agent Outcast Josh Smith?

    At one point in his career, Josh Smith was expected to become an All-Star during his time with the Atlanta Hawks...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 67,360 reads 69 comments

  5. How Concerned Should the Wizards Be About Bradley Beal and John Wall?

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall recently had a sit-down interview with CSN Mid-Atlantic's Chris Miller where he described his relationship with teammate Bradley Beal...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 22,928 reads 70 comments

  6. Noah Vonleh Injury: Updates on Trail Blazers Forward's Recovery from Leg Surgery

    Noah Vonleh 's preparation for the 2016-17 season has hit a speed bump, as the Portland Trail Blazers forward had to undergo surgery on his right leg. Continue for updates. Vonleh Out 3-4 Weeks Wednesday, Aug...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 3,543 reads 8 comments

  7. Chris Bosh Won't Return to Miami Heat

    After missing the latter part of the past two seasons due to blood clots, Miami Heat big man Chris Bosh is pushing to play in the 2016-17 season, but his comeback attempt has been denied...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 30,867 reads 75 comments

  8. Should the Minnesota Timberwolves Shop Ricky Rubio After Drafting Kris Dunn?

    The Minnesota Timberwolves drafted point guard Ricky Rubio fifth overall in 2009, and he has been playing with the team since the 2011-12 season...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 31,580 reads 97 comments

  9. Predicting NBA Stat Leaders for Every Major Category During 2016-17 Season

    Is the NBA about to become Russell Westbrook 's personal plaything? In the wake of Kevin Durant 's departure to the Golden State Warriors, the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 74,508 reads 170 comments

  10. NBA Counterparts for College Basketball's Top Shooting Guards

    As much as the NCAA and its coaches might try to convince you otherwise, college basketball is essentially a free minor league for the NBA...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 24,287 reads 35 comments

  11. Derrick Rose Sexual Assault Accuser's Court Papers Say He Is 'Victim Blaming'

    In court papers, a woman suing New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose and two others for alleged rape accused him of "victim blaming," per Dareh Gregorian of the New York Daily News ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 106,850 reads 0 comments

  12. Shaquille O'Neal Covers Entire Body with Leaves While in Wild with Bear Grylls

    OK, so the Big Leaf is out of the question. Shaquille O'Neal recently teamed up with wilderness expert Bear Grylls , and the retired NBA legend wasn't exactly thrilled ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 16,410 reads 1 comments

  13. Joffrey Lauvergne to Thunder: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Oklahoma City Thunder announced Tuesday they traded two protected second-round draft picks in 2017 to the Denver Nuggets for center Joffrey Lauvergne ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 18,426 reads 30 comments

  14. Karl-Anthony Towns, D'Angelo Russell Throw Down Dunks for '2K' Motion Capture

    If you think playing NBA 2K is fun, imagine how sweet making it is. Karl-Anthony Towns and D’Angelo Russell experienced this on Tuesday, as the No. 1 and No. 2 draft picks from 2015 put on a dunk show wearing motion-capture suits...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 9,338 reads 7 comments

  15. NBA Players, Others, Reimagined as Popular TV Characters

    Some NBA personalities are real characters, so maybe they're not too different from fake ones. Uproxx's David Rappoccio and Spencer Lund matched some of the league's top stars with their TV counterparts...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 80,336 reads 45 comments

  16. Julius Randle Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Hand and Recovery

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle suffered a laceration to his right hand in practice Monday and will miss at least the next two weeks. Continue for updates. Randle Needs Stitches After Practice Injury Tuesday, Aug...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 31,134 reads 88 comments

  17. Which of Their Young Big Men Should the 76ers Look to Trade?

    The Philadelphia 76ers have a roster full of big men going into the 2016-17 season with frontcourt players such as Joel Embiid , Nerlens Noel, Jahlil Okafor and Dario Saric ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 48,056 reads 142 comments

  18. Greg Anthony Ranks the NBA's Top 5 Point Guards

    The NBA is in a golden age of point guards. Kyrie Irving is a point guard on the world champion Cleveland Cavaliers but was not an All-Star in 2015-16...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 50,097 reads 222 comments

  19. Jamal Crawford Crosses over Defender in Seattle Pro-Am Championship Game

    If NBA defenders can't keep up with Jamal Crawford 's moves, what chance does anyone in the Seattle Pro-Am Basketball League have? The Los Angeles Clippers guard stayed fresh this offseason by participating in the tournament again...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 72 reads 0 comments

  20. 2017 NBA Free Agency: An Early Primer on Next Year's Class

    There are no premature NBA free-agency conversations, only people who hate fun. A second salary-cap spike in 2017-18 promises to send the league for another whirl...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 54,446 reads 64 comments

  21. Nike Air Jordan 1 Retro 'Banned' Release Date, Pics, Price

    The Air Jordan 1 makes a triumphant return Saturday with the release of the "Banned" colorway. Sneakerheads haven't seen the Jordan 1 for three years, though this weekend's release ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 4,627 reads 1 comments

  22. Muggsy Bogues Would Like to See Kobe Bryant, Stephen Curry in 'Space Jam 2'

    Kobe Bryant 's basketball career may not be over just yet. If former Charlotte Hornets star Muggsy Bogues had his way, the legendary Los Angeles Laker would soon be suiting up again—for the Tune Squad, that is...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 17,775 reads 30 comments