1. Lakers News: Latest Paul George Trade Rumors and Nick Young Free-Agency Buzz

    The Los Angeles Lakers are hours away from being on the clock at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York , with the second pick in the NBA draft, but the focus is squarely on deals they could make Thursday and beyond...

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  2. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Order of Selections and Final 1st-Round Team Predictions

    The 2017 NBA draft is finally here, and it's one of the most anticipated draft days in recent memory thanks to some fascinating storylines...

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  3. NBA Draft Sneaker Battle: Class of 2016 vs. Class of 2017

    The NBA draft is big business on and off the floor. We know Adidas conquered the 2016 draft class, securing footwear deals with Brandon Ingram, Kris Dunn, Jaylen Brown, Jamal Murray and Dragan Bender...

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  4. Knicks Trade Rumors: Kristaps Porzingis Demands Reportedly Too High for Teams

    The New York Knicks ' asking price for Kristaps Porzingis continues to exceed what interested teams are willing to trade for the power forward ahead of the 2017 NBA draft Thursday night...

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  5. B/R Compares Top PG Prospects Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball Before NBA Draft

    Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball will spend their entire careers linked together. Both promising point guards are expected to go early, potentially with the top two picks, in Thursday's NBA draft...

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  6. Phil Jackson Allegedly Fell Asleep During Workout with 2017 NBA Draft Prospect

    A top-15 prospect told ESPN analyst Jay Williams that New York Knicks president Phil Jackson "was falling in and out of sleep" during his workout (h/t Bob Ley of ESPN): Jackson ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 days ago 44,160 reads 0 comments

  7. Last-Minute New York Knicks' Draft Whiteboard

    Punch-drunk sports observers ever contemplating the curious maneuvers of New York Knicks president Phil Jackson wonder what will drive his decisions at the 2017 NBA draft...

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  8. Jimmy Butler Trade with Minnesota Timberwolves Reportedly 'Close'

    The Minnesota Timberwolves are reportedly 'close' to acquiring Chicago Bulls small forward Jimmy Butler , according to ESPN's Marc Stein ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 days ago 186,598 reads 0 comments

  9. LaMarcus Aldridge Trade Rumors: Blazers Reportedly Interested in Reunion with PF

    The Portland Trail Blazers are reportedly interested in trading for San Antonio Spurs power forward LaMarcus Aldridge , according to Jabari Young of the San Antonio Express-News ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 days ago 25,915 reads 0 comments

  10. There's More to Markelle Fultz Than Slick Passes and a Smooth Stroke

    Markelle Fultz has become the topic of discussion in recent weeks as he's projected to be taken No.1 in the NBA Draft. But it's his off-the-hardwood character that makes him an even bigger steal...

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  11. Jimmy Butler, Paul George Cavs Trades Reportedly off Due to Kevin Love Interest

    It was reported Thursday that the Cleveland Cavaliers ' attempts to trade for Chicago Bulls forward Jimmy Butler or Indiana Pacers forward Paul George are unlikely to come to fruition...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 days ago 167,000 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Draft 2017: Start Time, Order, Prospects Guide and Mock Draft Predictions

    No exaggeration hereā€”the NBA landscape changes dramatically Thursday night at the 2017 NBA draft. This isn't any ordinary draft. Legendary franchises such as the Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks and Boston Celtics clutch top 10 picks...

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  13. Potential Trade Packages and Landing Spots for Knicks Star Kristaps Porzingis

    Phil Jackson wouldn't really consider trading Kristaps Porzingis, would he? He would. He is. "So we've been getting calls and we're listening, but we're not intrigued yet at ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 days ago 110,441 reads 0 comments

  14. Philadelphia 76ers Reportedly Looking to Trade for 2nd 2017 1st-Round Draft Pick

    TNT's David Aldridge reported Thursday that the Philadelphia 76ers are looking to trade for another first-round pick in the 2017 NBA draft...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 days ago 21,574 reads 0 comments

  15. Chris Paul, Derrick Rose Reportedly Targets for Spurs in 2017 Free Agency

    The San Antonio Spurs are reportedly interested in signing either Chris Paul or Derrick Rose in free agency if they can clear the cap space to do so, according to Ramona Shelburne of ESPN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 days ago 77,431 reads 0 comments

  16. Jonathon Simmons Reportedly Has Qualifying Offer Extended by Spurs

    The San Antonio Spurs made a proactive move toward retaining Jonathon Simmons on Thursday when they extended him a qualifying offer worth a shade over $1.6 million , according to the San Antonio Express-News ' Jabari Young ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 days ago 6,386 reads 0 comments

  17. Knicks Rumors: NY Reportedly Eying Frank Ntilikina, Malik Monk in 2017 NBA Draft

    The New York Knicks have reportedly set their sights on Kentucky combo guard Malik Monk or French point guard Frank Ntilikina with the eighth overall pick in Thursday night's 2017 NBA draft...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 days ago 26,209 reads 0 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Talk, Free Agency and Pre-Draft Buzz for Los Angeles

    The Magic Johnson-era kicked off with a subtle move to tank for the 2017 draft. The Los Angeles Lakers traded their top scorer Lou Williams to the Houston Rockets for Corey Brewer and a first-round pick...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 6 days ago 14,058 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Free Agency 2017: Bold Predictions for Gordon Hayward, Chris Paul and More

    Thursday's NBA draft is the first big date of the NBA offseason, kicking off what should be a wild summer in the league...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 6 days ago 5,840 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Draft Rumors: Latest Buzz on 2017 Lottery Trades and Potential Picks

    Leading up to the NBA draft on Thursday, trade rumors erupted across the league. As teams look to their scouts to find the next star players, general managers and team presidents work the phones on potential deals...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 6 days ago 4,219 reads 0 comments

  21. Knicks Owner James Dolan Will Play Gig with Band During NBA Draft

    New York Knicks fans will spend Thursday night covering their ears in fear of hearing a Kristaps Porzingis trade announcement during the NBA draft. Owner James Dolan , meanwhile, is scheduled to play a local gig with his band...

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  22. Josh Jackson Rumored as Target for Teams Looking to Trade Up in 2017 NBA Draft

    Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported Thursday that teams are hoping to acquire a top-four overall selection in the 2017 NBA draft in an effort to pick Kansas swingman Josh Jackson ...

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  23. Big3 Tipoff Is Still Days Away, but the Trash Talk Is in Full Force

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  24. What Can Next Cavs Front Office Regime Do to Keep LeBron James in Cleveland?

    If Chauncey Billups accepts the Cleveland Cavaliers ' reported five-year offer to run the team's front office, per The Athletic 's Jason Lloyd, his highest priority is clear: Keep LeBron James happy...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 6 days ago 37,372 reads 0 comments

  25. 2017 NBA Draft: Houston Rockets' Last-Minute Whiteboard

    The good news for the Houston Rockets is that they finished with the third-best record in the NBA and made it to the conference semifinals, exceeding almost all expectations. The bad news is that they don't get much of a draft...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 6 days ago 8,232 reads 0 comments