1. How an NBA Executive Unearths Hidden Gems Around the Globe

    BOSTON — Long gone are the days when international prospects were the stuff of novelty . Kristaps Porzingis putback dunks, Giannis Antetokounmpo coast-to-coast ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 8 days ago 866 reads 1 comments

  2. Everything We Know About Mysterious Chinese NBA Draft Prospect Zhou Qi

    Since Yao Ming 's 2011 retirement and Yi Jianlian's flameout in 2012, the NBA -obsessed people of China have yearned for another homegrown hero. To whomever that distinction falls, so too will the attention of over a billion star-thirsty onlookers...

    David Pick Written by David Pick about 8 days ago 19,850 reads 13 comments

  3. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on LeBron James and 2016 NBA Draft Plans

    After a tumultuous season that saw the team finish 17-65, the Los Angeles Lakers could be busy this offseason in free agency and the 2016 NBA draft...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 8 days ago 47,855 reads 3 comments

  4. NBA Draft 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Latest Mock Draft Predictions

    Hot on the heels of a thrilling Finals that went the full seven games and saw the Cleveland Cavaliers capture their maiden championship, the 2016 NBA draft is already almost here...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 days ago 3,573 reads 0 comments

  5. Ben Simmons Impresses with Ball Spin and Bottle Flip

    Superb ball-handling is part of what made Ben Simmons a potential top NBA draft pick. Here he is, showing off that dexterity by spinning a basketball and flipping a water bottle at the same time...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 8 days ago 10,127 reads 6 comments

  6. Rounding Up the Latest Boston Celtics Rumors Ahead of the 2016 NBA Draft

    With eight selections at his disposal (including three first-rounders), Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge is set for a busy evening at the June 23 draft ...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 8 days ago 35,626 reads 101 comments

  7. Top NBA Draft Prospects Go All-in for 'Space Jam 2' Auditions

    The top 2016 NBA draft prospects decided to test their acting skills with hopes of being cast in Space Jam 2 ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 days ago 6,975 reads 14 comments

  8. 2016 NBA Free Agents: Predictions for Kevin Durant and More Top Stars

    The summer of Kevin Durant —otherwise known as 2016 NBA free agency—will be much crazier than advertised. Maybe it's due to the nature of Durant's personality or something else, but this summer hasn't received even close to enough hype...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 8 days ago 10,982 reads 3 comments

  9. Ben Simmons Learns Valuable Lesson from D'Angelo Russell in New Foot Locker Ad

    Ben Simmons has long been projected to go as high as No. 1 in the NBA draft, and he'll learn his fate Thursday night. Though he doesn't yet have an official team, Simmons has hit the ground running on endorsements...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 9 days ago 207,206 reads 144 comments

  10. Pro Player Comparison and Best NBA Landing Spots for Duke's Brandon Ingram

    With the 2016 NBA draft just a few days away, the first two picks should be more or less clear, barring any big surprises. Duke's Brandon Ingram is projected to go in the top two, to either the Philadelphia 76ers or the Los Angeles Lakers...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 9 days ago 34,889 reads 21 comments

  11. LeBron James: 5th Player to Win at Least 3 Finals MVPs

    Fact: LeBron James joins Shaquille O’Neal, Magic Johnson, Tim Duncan and Michael Jordan as the fifth player to win at least three NBA Finals MVP awards...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 9 days ago 34,017 reads 151 comments

  12. Handing out 2016's NBA Playoff Awards

    Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors' dream run was obliterated by one of the most stirring postseason conclusions in memory. LeBron James ascended, carrying his Cleveland Cavaliers with him, snatching up the only trophy that mattered...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 9 days ago 95,242 reads 282 comments

  13. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Potential 2016 Draft-Day Moves

    The 2016 NBA draft begins Thursday, and it appears the draftees will not be the only players joining new teams...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 9 days ago 74,652 reads 103 comments

  14. NBA Draft Expert's Ultimate Tale of the Tape: Ben Simmons vs. Brandon Ingram

    LSU's Ben Simmons and Duke's Brandon Ingram have sat atop NBA draft boards for months. They've separated themselves with flashes of potential and production to match exciting upside...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 9 days ago 29,503 reads 48 comments

  15. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Current Projections for Every 1st-Round Prospect

    On Thursday, 60 draft prospects will fulfill their dreams of being selected by an NBA team. But it’s not only an exciting time for the players—teams are also hoping ...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 9 days ago 7,824 reads 0 comments

  16. Jim Brown Says LeBron James Deserves Statue in Cleveland

    Browns Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown is perhaps the most iconic Cleveland sports figure of all time, but the legendary athlete believes Cavaliers megastar LeBron James deserves ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 days ago 15,543 reads 79 comments

  17. Prince Ibeh's Improbable Journey from Texas Bench to NBA Draft Boards

    Oklahoma got the switch it wanted when Texas Longhorns behemoth Prince Ibeh ended up on guard Isaiah Cousins...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 9 days ago 12,859 reads 9 comments

  18. Post-NBA Finals Power Rankings: Early 2016-17 Projections for All 30 Teams

    Let the Cleveland Cavaliers bask in the afterglow of their first-ever NBA title. They deserve it. But the 2015-16 season has been over for, like, a minute, and that means we're ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 9 days ago 4,029 reads 7 comments

  19. Dirk Nowitzki Rumors: Warriors Reportedly Interested in Star Forward

    The Golden State Warriors lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals and failed to cap off their record-breaking campaign with a championship, and now they are reportedly ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 66,429 reads 204 comments

  20. Drake Loses $60K to French Montana for Betting on Warriors in NBA Finals

    For his lack of faith in The Land, Drake now owes French Montana 60 grand. The hip-hop star said so himself via Snapchat on Sunday, when he reminded Drake that he was ready ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 days ago 199,121 reads 76 comments

  21. Klay Thompson Comments on Warriors, Losing 2016 NBA Finals to Cavaliers

    The Golden State Warriors lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers in seven games in the 2016 NBA Finals, but shooting guard Klay Thompson said Monday he thinks his side is the better team...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 160,343 reads 613 comments

  22. LeBron James Grandmothers' Fan Club Goes Crazy While Celebrating NBA Finals Win

    "Whoomp, there it is!" There? The city of Cleveland. It? In this instance, a historic night for the Cleveland Cavaliers along with a championship-drought-ending moment for the city...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 days ago 11,094 reads 4 comments

  23. Rounding Up the Latest LA Lakers Rumors Ahead of the 2016 NBA Draft

    The 2016 NBA draft is just days away, and Los Angeles Lakers rumors are holding at a steady boil. L.A. has the No. 2 pick in hand with two clear candidates at the top—LSU’s Ben Simmons and Duke’s Brandon Ingram...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 9 days ago 14,725 reads 2 comments

  24. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Pro Future of UW's Dejounte Murray

    Dejounte Murray is an example of why "this is a weak draft" has been the narrative for the last year...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 9 days ago 14,341 reads 9 comments

  25. LeBron James Professes His Love to the Larry O'Brien Trophy on Instagram

    It's no secret LeBron James has made bringing a championship to the city of Cleveland a career-long goal...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 days ago 3,065 reads 5 comments