1. Years of Polishing Have Made Rudy Gobert an Elite NBA Center

    NEW YORK — Rudy Gobert will tell you he's the NBA 's best center right now. His coach won't disagree...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 18 days ago 16,505 reads 69 comments

  2. Brooklyn Nets' Top Trade Chip Holding Up His End of Bargain

    BROOKLYN, New York — It's the morning of the Brooklyn Nets ' home-court date with the Golden State Warriors . Brook Lopez is practicing three-pointers — looks he seldom attempted during games before this season...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 3,824 reads 3 comments

  3. UNINTERRUPTED: Growth Is the Key to 2017 for Trey Lyles

    Utah Jazz forward Trey Lyles discusses his New Year's resolutions and goals for on and off the court in 2017. UNINTERRUPTED is a distributed media platform totally dedicated to athletes, fans and lovers of sport...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 18 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  4. Golden State Is Now 9-0 This Season When Stephen Curry Scores 30 or More Points

    Fact: Stephen Curry scored 35 points in the Warriors’ 125-117 win over the Blazers on Wednesday night. Golden State is now 9-0 this season when he scores 30 or more points...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 18 days ago 2,223 reads 2 comments

  5. 15 Storylines That Will Define the Rest of the 2016-17 NBA Season

    Try as many might to leave 2016 in the rearview, the NBA doesn't wipe its slate completely clean. The nearly half-season that came and went before the calendar flipped set the stage for what's to come in 2017...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 18 days ago 24,047 reads 37 comments

  6. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Portland Trail Blazers Betting Odds, Analysis, NBA Pick

    The Los Angeles Lakers (13-25) will try to win their second straight game after losing seven of eight and take advantage of the tired Portland Trail Blazers (15-22) on Thursday as small road underdogs...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 18 days ago 2,412 reads 6 comments

  7. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Houston Rockets Betting Odds, Analysis, NBA Pick

    The Oklahoma City Thunder (21-15) will try to bounce back from a loss to the Charlotte Hornets in the second game of a back-to-back set when they visit the Houston Rockets (27-9) on Thursday as big road underdogs...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 18 days ago 2,700 reads 7 comments

  8. Trail Blazers vs. Warriors: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    The Golden State Warriors (31-5) figured to cruise past the Portland Trail Blazers with Damian Lillard (ankle) out for a fifth straight game Wednesday night, but that wasn't the ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 18 days ago 8,619 reads 34 comments

  9. Stephen Curry Uses Both Hands for Reverse Layup

    Opponents around the NBA struggle to stop Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry . During Wednesday's encounter with the Portland Trail Blazers at Oracle Arena, Curry probably couldn't defend himself, if that were possible...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 3,360 reads 10 comments

  10. Wednesday NBA Roundup: Giannis Antetokounmpo Is a Different Kind of Superstar

    Giannis Antetokounmpo snapped a streak of seven straight games with at least 20 points, five rebounds and five assists Wednesday, but he's probably cool with that...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 18 days ago 125,821 reads 152 comments

  11. Kevin Durant Blocks 2 Shots, Hits 3-Pointer Against Portland

    Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant was active at both ends of the court in the first quarter of Wednesday's game between the Warriors and Portland Trail Blazers at Oracle Arena...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 2,411 reads 3 comments

  12. Bulls vs. Cavaliers: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    LeBron James showed up. Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love were in street clothes. As for the rest of the Cleveland Cavaliers, they probably wish they were in Irving's and Love's shoes...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 19 days ago 10,994 reads 30 comments

  13. Giannis Antetokounmpo Hits New York Knicks with Dr. J Dunk

    Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo brought memories of Julius Erving to our minds Wednesday night...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 19 days ago 4,652 reads 2 comments

  14. Justise Winslow Injury: Heat Wing Undergoes Shoulder Surgery on Torn Labrum

    The Miami Heat announced Thursday that forward Justise Winslow underwent surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder. The Heat first announced the procedure on Wednesday, and he's expected to miss the rest of the season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 days ago 3,554 reads 19 comments

  15. Russell Westbrook Goes Coast-to-Coast for Halftime Buzzer-Beater

    Opponents need to keep an eye on Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook at all times. With 4...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 19 days ago 4,057 reads 4 comments

  16. Russell Westbrook Drills Ref with Ball During Timeout

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has either very good or very poor aim, depending on your viewpoint...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 19 days ago 5,583 reads 4 comments

  17. When Focused, Julius Randle Is Los Angeles Lakers' Best Player

    LOS ANGELES — After pleading with the Los Angeles Lakers ' public relations staff, Julius Randle reluctantly removed his hat. "I really need a haircut, look at my chin," argued the 22-year-old forward, to no avail...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 19 days ago 32,087 reads 81 comments

  18. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Targets for San Antonio Spurs

    The San Antonio Spurs aren't typically a significant player around the trade deadline, but that doesn't mean the front office isn't scouring the league in hopes of boosting the team...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 19 days ago 6,850 reads 1 comments

  19. Jae Crowder's Mixed Feelings About Boston Celtics Fans Should Be Mutual

    BOSTON— Every team in today’s NBA wants and needs someone like Jae Crowder . He’s strong and quick enough to defend multiple positions, and ignoring him beyond the arc has become a swift sentence...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 19 days ago 15,578 reads 28 comments

  20. Howard Beck Predicts Who Will Be NBA All-Stars in Each Conference

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 19 days ago 141 reads 0 comments

  21. Who Will Grab the 8th Seed in the Western Conference?

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

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  22. Is Rajon Rondo's Relationship with the Bulls Beyond Repair?

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 19 days ago 90 reads 0 comments

  23. What's Wrong with the New York Knicks?

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere, delivering must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis. Stay with us, and you'll stay in the know...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 19 days ago 73 reads 0 comments

  24. Hollis Thompson to Be Waived by 76ers: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Hollis Thompson 's tenure with the Philadelphia 76ers is reportedly coming to an end after three-plus seasons. Per Derek Bodner of Philadelphia magazine, Thompson will be waived by the Sixers...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 days ago 3,244 reads 10 comments

  25. Dirk Nowitzki Beats Harrison Barnes in Shooting Drill, Puts Him to Sleep

    Dirk Nowitzki is by no means a pharmacist, but he still dishes out NyQuil from time to time. At the Dallas Mavericks practice on Wednesday, Nowitzki and first-year teammate Harrison Barnes went head-to-head in a shooting drill...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 19 days ago 26,614 reads 6 comments