1. NBA 3-Point Contest 2017: TV Schedule, Participants and Predicted Winner

    While the NBA All-Star game is the main attraction during the All-Star Weekend, the slam-dunk and three-point shooting contests on Saturday night are two of the highlight events...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 9 days ago 5,783 reads 0 comments

  2. Bleacher Report Staff's 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend Predictions

    New Orleans has long been known for music, food and voodoo, to name but a few of its many signatures. Nowadays, NBA All-Star Weekend belongs on that list...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 9 days ago 83,956 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Power Rankings Heading into 2017 All-Star Game

    Change is afoot a s we head into the unofficial halfway point of the 2016-17 NBA season. Even if the absolute top spots in our power rankings aren't shifting, we've got a new entrant into the top five and several shifts in the top 10...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 9 days ago 115,366 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2017: Participants, Format, TV Schedule and Predictions

    The NBA Slam Dunk contest features one player known for his 360-degree pregame dunks as well as another contestant who put a 6'10" forward on a poster for one of the nastiest NBA slams this season...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 9 days ago 15,935 reads 0 comments

  5. 7 Problems the NY Knicks Must Solve Before the End of the Season

    As the New York Knicks continue their brutal, often unwatchable, trek toward another early vacation, it's easy to forget they still have something to play for: the right to not stink as much...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 10 days ago 5,543 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Draft 2017: Stock Watch on Who's Rising and Falling

    January and February have been big months for a number of prospects looking to improve their NBA draft stock. Many have risen from off the radar into the first-round conversation...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 10 days ago 87,414 reads 0 comments

  7. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2017: Rosters, TV Info and MVP Pick

    The NBA Celebrity All-Star Game will take place on Friday, February 17 at 7 p.m. in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. ESPN will televise the contest, and fans can also watch the game on WatchESPN ...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 10 days ago 3,010 reads 0 comments

  8. Charles Oakley Says He'd Rather Go to Jail Than Get Help from NBA

    New York Knicks legend Charles Oakley isn't interested in getting help from the NBA . "I told them I'd rather go to jail than them saying they did something for me," he said in ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 26,521 reads 0 comments

  9. Bulls Beat Celtics via Phantom Foul, Brad Stevens Loses His Mind over the Call

    Warning: Video contains NSFW language It appeared the Boston Celtics had notched a 103-102 victory over the Chicago Bulls at the United Center Thursday night after Chicago forward Jimmy Butler missed his attempted game-winner...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 10 days ago 21,272 reads 0 comments

  10. Celtics vs. Bulls: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    The Chicago Bulls ' season has been defined by turmoil, but they'll enter the All-Star break riding a two-game winning streak following a thrilling victory Thursday night over the Boston Celtics at the United Center...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 16,562 reads 0 comments

  11. Twitter Roasts Golden State Warriors for All-Star Photo Shoot

    Golden State Warriors players Stephen Curry , Kevin Durant , Draymond Green and Klay Thompson arrived in New Orleans on Thursday for the start of NBA All-Star Weekend, and ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 10 days ago 885,275 reads 0 comments

  12. DeMarcus Cousins Is 'Very Happy' with Kings, Wants to Sign Contract Extension

    If DeMarcus Cousins has his way, he will remain with the Sacramento Kings for the foreseeable future. The center appeared on SportsCenter Thursday (h/t Ramona Shelburne of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 11,811 reads 0 comments

  13. Steve Kerr Says He May Play Russell Westbrook with Kevin Durant at All-Star Game

    Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are set to be teammates again during Sunday's All-Star Game, but it remains a mystery if they will share the floor together...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 21,617 reads 0 comments

  14. John Wall Denies Rodney Stuckey with Emphatic Block

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall offered 20 points and 12 assists in his team's 111-98 victory over the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Thursday night, ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 10 days ago 499 reads 0 comments

  15. Warriors' 'Dance Cam Mom' Attends All-Star Weekend, Dances with Steph Curry

    Robin Schreiber , who became known as "Dance Cam Mom" after showing off her moves during a Golden State Warriors game this past November , has officially joined the NBA All-Star Weekend festivities...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 10 days ago 11,247 reads 0 comments

  16. Breaking Down Golden State Warriors' Fantastic 4 NBA All-Stars

    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 10 days ago 10,441 reads 0 comments

  17. Ben Simmons' Foot Injury Reportedly Hasn't Fully Healed After Surgery

    Philadelphia 76ers forward Ben Simmons suffered a fractured right foot during training camp, but a recent scan reportedly showed the rookie isn't ready to suit up yet...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 days ago 57,469 reads 0 comments

  18. Isaiah Thomas Ties Celtics Record for Consecutive Games with 20+ Points

    Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas finished Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers with 33 points, four rebounds and three assists...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 days ago 524 reads 0 comments

  19. Anthony Davis Says He's Committed to Pelicans, Wants Jrue Holiday to Re-Sign

    Anthony Davis has reaffirmed his commitment to the New Orleans Pelicans , despite the team being outside the playoff picture for the fourth time in five seasons since drafting the four-time All-Star...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 days ago 7,738 reads 0 comments

  20. Vince Carter Passes Allen Iverson for 23rd on NBA All-Time Scoring List

    Memphis Grizzlies forward Vince Carter scored just five points in Wednesday's game against the New Orleans Pelicans. However, the total moved him ahead of Allen Iverson and into 23rd on the NBA 's all-time scoring list, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 days ago 685 reads 0 comments

  21. Shane Battier Named Heat Director of Basketball Development and Analytics

    The Miami Heat announced Thursday that they have hired former swingman Shane Battier as the team's new director of basketball development and analytics...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 7,397 reads 0 comments

  22. Boston Celtics' Biggest Needs Heading into 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline

    After a slow start out of the gate, the Boston Celtics have begun separating themselves from the playoff pack in the Eastern Conference...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 10 days ago 16,154 reads 0 comments

  23. Sharpshooter Ben Gordon Turning Heads in D-League, NBA Comeback Next?

    Ben Gordon hasn't seen an NBA game since the 2014-15 season. Yet the former combo guard (whose style of play was once frowned upon) is seeing a new light in the D-League for the Texas Legends...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 days ago 16,326 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2017 Rosters for East vs. West

    The 15th NBA Celebrity All-Star Game will take place on Friday at 7 p.m. , with ESPN journalists (and new hosts of the 6 p.m. SportsCenter) Jemele Hill and Michael Smith leading the East and West teams, respectively...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 10 days ago 38,466 reads 0 comments

  25. Charles Oakley Says James Dolan Is Similar to Donald Sterling

    The powwow Adam Silver and Michael Jordan facilitated between Charles Oakley and James Dolan doesn't appear to have fixed their fissured relationship...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 days ago 21,474 reads 0 comments