1. Report: Celtics Were Concerned with How Gordon Hayward, Jimmy Butler Would Mesh

    ESPN.com's Zach Lowe reported Wednesday that the Boston Celtics ' decision to not pursue Jimmy Butler in a trade with the Chicago Bulls stemmed from concerns regarding how he would fit with the team...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 25 days ago 31,758 reads 0 comments

  2. James Michael McAdoo Agrees to Contract with 76ers After 3 Seasons with Warriors

    James Michael McAdoo and the Philadelphia 76ers agreed to terms Wednesday on a two-way contract, according to Brian Seltzer of Sixers.com...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 25 days ago 7,210 reads 0 comments

  3. Ranking the Los Angeles Lakers' Young Prospects Ahead of 2017-18 NBA Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers haven't so much as sniffed an NBA playoff berth since Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard awkwardly led the 2012-13 superteam -that-wasn't. That's bad news on every front except this: L...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 25 days ago 18,482 reads 0 comments

  4. Let's Look at the Bright Side for NBA Offseason's Biggest Losers

    For a few of the offseason's most disappointing teams, the 2017-18 NBA campaign can't come soon enough. Not necessarily because hopes are high, everyone's healthy and the entire ...

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  5. 5 NBA Rookies Who Could Prove Doubters Wrong Next Season

    Midway through the NBA season, 2017's draft class could look even stronger than the top-five picks suggest. We know Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and Jayson Tatum will produce...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 25 days ago 61,498 reads 0 comments

  6. Broken Hoop Dreams: Where Did It Go Wrong for Former Phenom Sebastian Telfair?

    It was about 2:45 in the morning on Sunday, June 11, when officer Christian Valenzuela of the New York Police Department's 77th Precinct noticed the Ford F-150 with Florida plates...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 25 days ago 599,960 reads 0 comments

  7. Kristaps Porzingis Reportedly Skipped Exit Meeting Due to Jeff Hornacek Issues

    New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis reportedly skipped his exit meeting following the 2016-17 season because of issues with head coach Jeff Hornacek instead of then-president Phil Jackson...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 90,697 reads 0 comments

  8. Report: Cavs Not Seeking Another Player or High Draft Pick in Kyrie Irving Trade

    The Boston Celtics reportedly may not have to part with another top asset in order to complete their stalled blockbuster trade for Kyrie Irving . Citing league sources on Tuesday, ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 26 days ago 171,319 reads 0 comments

  9. Isaiah Thomas Talks Hip Injury, Says He Isn't Damaged, Will Be the Same Player

    Isaiah Thomas ' wait to figure out where he will be playing next season hasn't done anything to impact his drive to keep playing at an All-Star level...

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  10. John Wall Says Zion Williamson Is One of Most Athletic Players He's Ever Seen

    Count Washington Wizards point guard John Wall among the many basketball fans who have been awestruck by Zion Williamson's aerial accomplishments...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 26 days ago 36,061 reads 0 comments

  11. Derrick Rose Says He Doesn't Want Fame, Is Still Playing in NBA for His Son

    Derrick Rose has faded out of public view since signing a one-year deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers in June, but he broke his silence in an interview released Tuesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 26 days ago 61,993 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA, NBPA to Donate $1 Million to Hurricane Harvey Relief

    The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association announced a joint $1 million donation Tuesday to help the ongoing Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in the Houston area. The league posted a statement about the situation on social media...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 26 days ago 2,393 reads 0 comments

  13. Las Vegas Sets Over/Under Win Totals for All NBA Teams; Warriors at 67.5

    The Golden State Warriors were dominant last season, but Las Vegas expects them to be even better in 2017-18. Ben Fawkes of ESPN provided a list of the over/unders for each team, according to the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook on Tuesday...

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  14. Nike Unveils Kevin Durant Red Velvet Cupcake-Themed Sneakers

    Kevin Durant doesn't appear to mind the "cupcake" taunts. In honor of the newly minted NBA champion, Nike released KDX Red Velvet sneakers. The Nike website description compares Durant's game to the tasty treat...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 26 days ago 48,916 reads 0 comments

  15. Neil Olshey, Trail Blazers Reportedly Agree to Contract Extension Through 2021

    The Portland Trail Blazers agreed to a contract extension with president of basketball operations Neil Olshey through 2021, ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Tuesday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 26 days ago 3,316 reads 0 comments

  16. Derek Fisher Reportedly Pleads No Contest to DUI Charge from June

    Former NBA point guard Derek Fisher reportedly pleaded no contest Tuesday to a DUI charge stemming from a June incident in California...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 26 days ago 4,796 reads 0 comments

  17. Rockets Owner Les Alexander Reportedly Donating $10M to Hurricane Harvey Relief

    Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander will donate $10 million to the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund in the wake of flooding that has displaced many residents of Houston and surrounding areas, USA Today 's Sam Amick reported Tuesday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 26 days ago 12,483 reads 0 comments

  18. Hear Shaq's Thoughts on NBA Commissioner Adam Silver

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  19. How Can Cavs, Celtics Finish Kyrie Trade, and What Happens If It Falls Through?

    The biggest trade of the NBA offseason may not even happen, but that seems unlikely. While the Kyrie Irving -Isaiah Thomas blockbuster is currently on hold due to concerns ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 26 days ago 121,602 reads 0 comments

  20. Road Maps for Teams Stuck in NBA Purgatory

    It's fine to win 35 games and miss the NBA playoffs...if it's part of a plan. But being stuck in the middle—rudderless and uncommitted to either abject failure or the pursuit of a championship—that's limbo...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 26 days ago 41,110 reads 0 comments

  21. The Top 10 Players Who Would Be Perfect for the BIG3 Next Season

    The inaugural season of Ice Cube's BIG3 league is officially in the books, so, naturally, we need to start making a wish list of participants its second year...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 26 days ago 64,885 reads 0 comments

  22. NBA Metrics 101: Best Active Players to Never Win a Title

    Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker have four apiece—more than all but 26 players in NBA history. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Udonis Haslem have three of their own...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 26 days ago 65,632 reads 0 comments

  23. Kevin Durant Takes Jab at Under Armour While Explaining Maryland Recruits

    Kevin Durant has an endorsement deal with Nike and he toed the company line against Under Armour in a podcast interview with Bill Simmons of The Ringer released Monday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 27 days ago 269,555 reads 0 comments

  24. Lamar Odom Says Trade from Lakers 'Basically Ended My Career and Purpose'

    The Los Angeles Lakers traded Lamar Odom to the Dallas Mavericks in 2011 in a move that apparently still bothers him today...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 27 days ago 187,223 reads 0 comments

  25. Cavaliers Cancel Planned $140 Million Renovation of Quicken Loans Arena

    Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert reportedly canceled a planned $140 million renovation designed to improve Quicken Loans Arena. Karen Farkas of Cleveland...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 27 days ago 20,142 reads 0 comments