1. Isaiah Thomas Says He Won't Sit During National Anthem, Supports Athletes Who Do

    Boston Celtics All-Star guard Isaiah Thomas said Thursday he won't sit during the playing of the national anthem next season...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 7,609 reads 0 comments

  2. Hawks, Sharecare Agree on Jersey Sponsorship for 2017-18 Season

    Zach Klein of WSB-TV in Atlanta reported Thursday that the Atlanta Hawks agreed to a five-year jersey sponsorship deal with Sharecare...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 2,178 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Kyrie Irving, Kristaps Porzingis and More

    It's the middle of August, a time generally seen as one of the few down times for NBA news. But thanks to Kyrie Irving and his recent reported trade demand, the rumor mill is still churning...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 month ago 12,703 reads 0 comments

  4. Every NBA Team's Best and Worst Current Contract

    You take the good, you take the bad, bake in an NBA spin, and what do you have? The best and worst contract from every team. Inventorying each squad's crowning jewel and bookkeeping blemish is always pertinent in the aftermath of free agency...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 103,845 reads 0 comments

  5. Cavs Can't Afford to Bet on Potential Alone in Looming Kyrie Irving Trade

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have one real chance to improve their team before LeBron James hits free agency in 2018, and the road they take could decide the four-time MVP's future for him...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 106,277 reads 0 comments

  6. Kevin Durant Jokes He'll 'Never' Play for Knicks During Charity Event

    The New York Knicks need stars in order to snap out of their prolonged funk, but Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant doesn't intend to cure their ills...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 16,042 reads 0 comments

  7. B/R's 2017 NBA Re-Draft: Who's Got the Best Roster from Top to Bottom?

    We made it, folks! Twelve rounds and 360 players later, Bleacher Report's NBA re-draft is complete! If you haven't been following this series, you've got some catching up to do...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 1 month ago 137,060 reads 0 comments

  8. Who Got Next? B/R's Next-Generation NBA Superstars

    College and international basketball remain on track to continue pumping out future NBA stars. With the addition of Marvin Bagley III, who announced on SportsCenter he's reclassifying ...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 58,026 reads 0 comments

  9. Projecting Cleveland Cavaliers' 2017-18 Depth Chart

    The Cleveland Cavaliers approach the 2017-18 NBA season as both the Eastern Conference's top heavyweight and a team in turmoil...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 12,116 reads 0 comments

  10. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving Reportedly Met in Person Amid Trade Rumors

    LeBron James and Kyrie Irving might not be best friends right now, but there wasn't any drama when they were in the same room in Florida this past weekend...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 208,557 reads 0 comments

  11. Former Lakers Player Tommy Hawkins Dies at Age 80

    Former NBA forward Tommy Hawkins, who played 10 seasons for the Minneapolis/ Los Angeles Lakers and Cincinnati Royals, died Wednesday, per the Orange County Register . He was 80...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 5,297 reads 0 comments

  12. Amar'e Stoudemire Declines Comment on Donald Trump, Charlottesville

    Former NBA star Amar'e Stoudemire did not have much to say when pressed by TMZ Wednesday for his thoughts on social unrest in America...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 211 reads 0 comments

  13. Paul George Roasts Fan for Comparing Him to a Broken Bobblehead

    New Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George wants everyone to know he is, in fact, more durable than some bobbleheads out there...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 month ago 167 reads 0 comments

  14. David Fizdale Calls for Memphis Confederate Statues' Removal, Rips Donald Trump

    Memphis Grizzlies head coach David Fizdale was unequivocal in his desire to see the city of Memphis remove statues of Nathan Bedford Forrest and Jefferson Davis. Fizdale discussed his beliefs with Wendi C...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 23,298 reads 0 comments

  15. Malcolm Brogdon Says There's 'No Place in Our Society' for Confederate Statues

    Milwaukee Bucks guard Malcolm Brogdon said there's "no place in our society" for Confederate statues after last weekend's violence involving white supremacists and counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 14,229 reads 0 comments

  16. Dr. Suri to Keep Pelicans Job After Saints Fired Him over Delvin Breaux Injury

    Despite losing his job with the New Orleans Saints, Dr. Misty Suri will reportedly remain with the New Orleans Pelicans , according to Mason Ginsberg of Bourbon Street Shots...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 5,901 reads 0 comments

  17. Kevin Durant Tweets on LeBron James Trade Talk: 'U Can't Trade a Legend'

    Kevin Durant is coming to the defense of LeBron James . The Golden State Warriors forward exchanged tweets with Lil Dicky on Wednesday, saying the Cavaliers "can't trade a ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 140,904 reads 0 comments

  18. Dwyane Wade Reportedly Expected to Reach Buyout with Bulls in 'Next Few Months'

    Dwyane Wade might not see the end of his two-year deal with the Chicago Bulls after all. According to Nick Friedell of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 114,138 reads 0 comments

  19. Conflicting Reports Surround LeBron James' Plans to Leave Cavaliers After Season

    As many NBA fans wonder whether LeBron James is entering his last year with the Cleveland Cavaliers , a source told longtime NBA writer Chris Sheridan the four-time MVP is already planning for his exit...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 434,403 reads 0 comments

  20. Karl-Anthony Towns: 'Watch Out' for Timberwolves Next Season

    Minnesota Timberwolves star center Karl-Anthony Towns isn't trying to downplay expectations for his team heading into the 2017-18 season...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 10,173 reads 0 comments

  21. Knicks Reportedly Not Interested in Trading Kristaps Porzingis for Kyrie Irving

    The New York Knicks reportedly have no interest in dangling star forward Kristaps Porzingis in trade talks, including a potential blockbuster deal for Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 32,262 reads 0 comments

  22. Meet the Brains Behind the NBA 2K18 Player Ratings

    It was a Sunday afternoon in January 2015, and the Miami Heat had just made swift work of the Chicago Bulls in a nationally televised game on ABC...

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  23. Luke Walton Comments on If Lonzo Ball Can Be Next Kobe Bryant

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball is yet to step on the floor for an NBA regular-season contest, but his head coach has already been asked to compare him to an all-time great...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 30,485 reads 0 comments

  24. Georges Niang Reportedly Signs Warriors Contract, Will 'Likely' Play in G-League

    ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Wednesday that the Golden State Warriors and free-agent forward Georges Niang came to terms on a partially guaranteed contract...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 15,579 reads 0 comments

  25. Bust Potential for Each Top Rookie from 2017 NBA Draft Class

    Nobody is ever a lock in the NBA draft. Each rookie will face specific challenges they aren't guaranteed to conquer...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 99,754 reads 0 comments