1. 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 2 days ago 631 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 2 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 2 days ago 36,552 reads 130 comments

  4. 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 24,875 reads 53 comments

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

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 558 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 3,655 reads 8 comments

  7. 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 507 reads 0 comments

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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 202 reads 0 comments

  11. 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...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 days ago 14,815 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 1,195 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 271,178 reads 87 comments

  14. 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 1,924 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 4,928 reads 6 comments

  16. 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 5,304 reads 6 comments

  17. 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 2,623 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 6,769 reads 8 comments

  19. 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 73,866 reads 136 comments

  20. 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...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 3 days ago 117,876 reads 341 comments

  21. Los Angeles Clippers vs. Golden State Warriors 10/21/14: Video Highlights, Recap

    Two of the NBA 's most explosive offenses squared off Tuesday night, as the Los Angeles Clippers faced the Golden State Warriors in a preseason clash...

    Sam Westmoreland Written by Sam Westmoreland about 3 days ago 42 reads 0 comments

  22. Phoenix Suns vs. Los Angeles Lakers 10/21/14: Video Highlights and Recap

    The Phoenix Suns looked to score a strong preseason win on Tuesday night against the Los Angeles Lakers. The Suns were one of last season's surprise teams and hoped to build on that success, but they faced a tough test from a rebuilding Lakers squad.

    Sam Westmoreland Written by Sam Westmoreland about 3 days ago 31 reads 0 comments

  23. Video Finally Surfaces Of Willis Reed Fighting The Entire Lakers Team

    Everybody knows about Knicks center Willis Reed's legendary walk onto the court for warmups before Game 7 of the 1970 NBA Finals, a game he wasn't supposed to play...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 3 days ago 1,686 reads 1 comments

  24. Boston Celtics' Biggest Red Flags Entering 2014-15 Season

    The Boston Celtics have quite a few red flags that are holding up any sort of positive predictions about their 2014-15 NBA season. With major turnover the past two offseasons, this is a rather unfamiliar team to fans and players...

    Mike Walsh Written by Mike Walsh about 3 days ago 4,568 reads 17 comments

  25. Los Angeles Lakers' Biggest Red Flags Entering This Season

    A new season brings increased expectations and the promise of a fresh start for many NBA teams. For the Los Angeles Lakers , however, hope is being tempered by red flags...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 days ago 7,777 reads 25 comments