1. Saturday NBA Roundup: There Is No Doubting Giannis Antetokounmpo as a Superstar

    Giannis Antetokounmpo has long been a nuisance as far as the Chicago Bulls are concerned. A year-and-a-half ago, he was ejected from the Milwaukee Bucks' Game 6 blowout playoff loss for tackling Mike Dunleavy into the courtside seats...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 24 days ago 54,749 reads 74 comments

  2. James Harden vs. Knicks: Stats, Highlights and Reaction

    Houston Rockets star James Harden ended 2016 with a historic bang, accounting for 53 points, 17 assists and 16 rebounds in a 129-122 victory over the New York Knicks...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 24 days ago 166,149 reads 152 comments

  3. Marc Gasol Injury: Grizzlies Star Injures Ankle vs. Kings

    Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol was forced to the sidelines after suffering an ankle injury on Saturday against the Sacramento Kings ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 24 days ago 1,852 reads 3 comments

  4. 2016-17 NBA Superstar Rankings: Top 25 Players Heading into the New Year

    If it feels like the NBA has a giant conglomerate of elite talents this year, it's because that's true. Even as Russell Westbrook continues to throw up monstrous lines and average a triple-double, he hasn't run away with the 2016-17 MVP race...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 24 days ago 41,731 reads 116 comments

  5. Kristaps Porzingis Injury: Updates on Knicks Star's Achilles and Return

    New York Knicks sensation Kristaps Porzingis has been out since a Dec. 30 contest against the New Orleans Pelicans because of a sore Achilles . However, he's ready to make his return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 24 days ago 4,390 reads 10 comments

  6. Low-Key Trevor Ariza Is Critical to High-Octane Houston Rockets

    Trevor Ariza doesn't do a lot of talking. He's reserved, reticent and often a reluctant interviewee. He doesn't get too high or too low. He doesn't get loud, boisterous, shaken or taken out of his game...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 24 days ago 9,647 reads 9 comments

  7. Isaiah Thomas: 5th in Celtics History to Score 50 Points in Regular-Season Game

    Fact: Isaiah Thomas scored 52 points in the Boston Celtics ' 117-114 win over the Miami Heat on Friday night. He joins Larry Bird, Kevin McHale, Sam Jones and Paul Pierce as the only Celtics to score 50 or more points in a regular-season game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 24 days ago 4,191 reads 1 comments

  8. 2017 NBA Draft Big Board: How Prospects Stack Up Entering New Year

    There are big changes in the latest 2017 NBA draft big board. After a shaky start, one of the top prospects in the nation has found a rhythm and catapulted himself to No. 2 in the rankings...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 24 days ago 77,583 reads 77 comments

  9. James Harden Helps Solidify Rockets Win with Triple-Double

    James Harden is on fire this season. On Friday, the Houston Rockets guard had his seventh triple-double of the 2016-17 campaign...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 25 days ago 929 reads 0 comments

  10. Friday NBA Roundup: Isaiah Thomas Making Case as the Only Superstar Celtics Need

    It was the Boston Celtics' biggest game of the 2016-17 NBA season to date, and Isaiah Thomas was nowhere to be found down the stretch—and not because he was the shortest player out there...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 25 days ago 26,717 reads 69 comments

  11. Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo Swats Zach LaVine's Shot with Ease

    Milwaukee Bucks guard Giannis Antetokounmpo shut down Zach LaVine on Friday night at Target Center. During the third quarter, LaVine looked like he was gearing up for a dunk to extend the Minnesota Timberwolves ' 71-60 lead...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 25 days ago 2,298 reads 0 comments

  12. Isaiah Thomas vs. Heat: Stats, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    The Boston Celtics (20-14) were on the second night of a back-to-back following Thursday night's thrilling loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, but you wouldn't have known it based on the performance Isaiah Thomas put forward...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 25 days ago 12,763 reads 94 comments

  13. John Wall Spins 360 Degrees in Pass to Otto Porter vs. Nets

    Looks like Washington Wizards guard John Wall put on his dancing shoes for Friday's faceoff with the Brooklyn Nets at the Verizon Center...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 25 days ago 1,475 reads 1 comments

  14. Austin, Doc Rivers Ejected vs. Rockets: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers and his son Austin were ejected in the second quarter of Friday's game against the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center. Austin was tossed first after he made contact with referee J...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 25 days ago 43,453 reads 51 comments

  15. Erik Spoelstra, Heat Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Miami Heat have thrived under Erik Spoelstra 's leadership ever since he was hired in 2008, and the team is banking on that trend continuing in the years ahead...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 25 days ago 3,861 reads 22 comments

  16. Kevin Love: 1st Player with at Least 30 Pts, 15 Rebs, 5 Threes in '16-'17 Season

    Fact: Kevin Love had 30 points, 15 rebounds and six three-pointers in the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 124-118 win over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 25 days ago 336 reads 0 comments

  17. Kosta Koufos Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Kings C

    The Sacramento Kings have no shortage of frontcourt options at the moment, so Kosta Koufos could be used as a trade chip ahead of the Feb. 23 deadline. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 25 days ago 18,913 reads 64 comments

  18. Monthly NBA Awards: Selecting the December Winner in Every Category

    The NBA doesn't hand out monthly versions of year-end awards, but for the sake of imaginations everywhere, let's pretend it does. Winners will be picked based solely on their performances during the month of December...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 25 days ago 29,953 reads 41 comments

  19. Mavericks vs. Lakers: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers led by as many as 11 points at one point on Thursday night, but they collapsed during a dreadful second half and fell to the Dallas Mavericks 101-89 at Staples Center...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 26 days ago 4,431 reads 114 comments

  20. NBA Power Rankings: How Each Team Stacks Up to Start 2017

    A new year brings major changes to the latest edition of NBA Power Rankings, as a fresh No. 1 rises to the top and a consistent top-five staple falls all the way out of the top 10...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 26 days ago 104,836 reads 151 comments

  21. Thursday NBA Roundup: Don't Sleep on Kevin Love's Value to Cavs Big 3

    Remember, the Cleveland Cavaliers ' Big Three is comprised of three stars: LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 26 days ago 32,217 reads 81 comments

  22. Celtics vs. Cavaliers: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

    For three quarters, the Cleveland Cavaliers (24-7) bullied the Boston Celtics (19-14). Then the fourth quarter rolled around, and the defending NBA champions came unglued...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 26 days ago 10,680 reads 90 comments

  23. Russell Westbrook Ejected vs. Grizzlies: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook didn't reach the fourth quarter of Thursday's game against the Memphis Grizzlies . The Grizzlies announced the guard was ejected in the third quarter after receiving two technical fouls...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 24,128 reads 24 comments

  24. Kemba Walker Channels His Inner Swaggy P, Celebrates Missed Shot

    Oh, Kemba. Just when we thought the infamous Nick Young missed shot couldn't be topped, Mr. Walker comes in and provides us with more gold...

    Ryan Cole Written by Ryan Cole about 26 days ago 4,124 reads 3 comments

  25. LeBron James Comments on Similarities to Michael Jordan Style of Play at Age 32

    LeBron James will never be able to escape the comparisons to Michael Jordan, but that didn't stop the Cleveland Cavaliers star from explaining what he believes to be the differences in playing style between him and MJ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 26 days ago 18,663 reads 106 comments