1. Dwyane Wade Trolls LeBron James Before LBJ Dons Cubs Uni for World Series Bet

    When the Cleveland Indians lost to the Chicago Cubs in the World Series last month, LeBron James lost too. The King and fellow NBA superstar Dwyane Wade, a native of Chi-town, had a wager on the series...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 hours ago 1,535 reads 2 comments

  2. LeBron vs. Wade: Legendary Heat Teammates Face Off in Hometown Clash

    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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  3. LeBron James' Windmill Dunk Blows Away Chris Paul, Clippers in Loss

    In the first half of Thursday's 113-94 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers, Cleveland Cavaliers legend LeBron James threw down an epic windmill jam...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 hours ago 5,106 reads 5 comments

  4. Dejounte Murray Is Both the Spurs' Future Point Guard and a Blank Slate

    SAN ANTONIO — The entirety of Dejounte Murray’s rookie season played out, in microcosm, during the first 15 seconds he played in his team’s loss to the Orlando Magic on Tuesday night at the AT&T Center...

    Mike Monroe Written by Mike Monroe about 6 hours ago 975 reads 0 comments

  5. 2016-17 NBA Power Rankings: How Every Team Stacks Up in Early December

    This week's NBA power rankings got their shakeup early, with Tuesday's upsetfest (referred to henceforth as Black Tuesday) seeing three of the last edition's top four teams fall in shocking fashion...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 8 hours ago 45,370 reads 95 comments

  6. Rockets vs. Warriors: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

    While it's probably not the revenge they are ultimately looking for, the Houston Rockets earned a 132-127 win in double overtime on Thursday at Oracle Arena over the Golden State Warriors team that knocked them out of the last two postseasons...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 hours ago 21,175 reads 169 comments

  7. Spotlight or No Spotlight, Giannis Antetokounmpo Is an NBA Superstar

    NEW YORK — It's early in the third quarter of the Milwaukee Bucks ' 111-93 victory over the Brooklyn Nets . Sean Kilpatrick feeds Trevor Booker a bounce pass just outside the paint...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 13 hours ago 12,283 reads 23 comments

  8. Thursday NBA Roundup: Clippers Erasing Any Doubt They Are Among League's Best

    The Los Angeles Clippers are true NBA title contenders. Truthfully, we should've known as much before Thursday night's 113-94 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers , but ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 15 hours ago 13,436 reads 38 comments

  9. Clippers vs. Cavaliers: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

    The Los Angeles Clippers were in danger of watching their losing streak stretch to four games Thursday night at Quicken Loans Arena, but they washed away their woes and thrashed the Cleveland Cavaliers in a convincing 113-94 win...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 16 hours ago 7,703 reads 33 comments

  10. Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Houston Rockets won in double overtime over the Golden State Warriors by a score of 132-127 on Thursday night, snapping the Warriors' 12-game winning streak. Houston moved to 12-7 on the season, and Golden State is now 16-3...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 17 hours ago 29,100 reads 221 comments

  11. Charles Barkley Explains Why He Dislikes the Warriors' Style of Basketball

    Charles Barkley has long criticized the Golden State Warriors' style of play, and he didn't hold back Thursday before the Cleveland Cavaliers tipped off against the Los Angeles Clippers in the first half of a doubleheader on TNT...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 18 hours ago 70,702 reads 212 comments

  12. Los Angeles Lakers May Actually Fight for a Playoff Spot This Season

    LOS ANGELES — When the Los Angeles Lakers first convened for training camp in late September, center Timofey Mozgov came with a clear goal (and question) for the team...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 19 hours ago 28,773 reads 73 comments

  13. DeMarcus Cousins, Matt Barnes Celebrate Night Off with Cheesesteaks and Hennessy

    Warning: Video contains NSFW language. Excess moisture on the Wells Fargo Center court in Philadelphia postponed Wednesday's scheduled game between the Sacramento Kings and ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 20 hours ago 9,561 reads 9 comments

  14. LA Clippers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Clippers 113, Cavaliers 94—Final The Los Angeles Clippers snapped a three-game skid with a 113-94 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday night...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 20 hours ago 10,138 reads 75 comments

  15. Ric Bucher's NBA Power Rankings: For the 5th Straight Week There's a New No. 1

    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 21 hours ago 55 reads 0 comments

  16. Doc Rivers Fined for Actions Toward Official: Latest Details and Reaction

    Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers has been fined $15,000 for berating an official and failing to leave the court in a timely manner, Brian Mahoney of the Associated Press reported Thursday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 21 hours ago 3,181 reads 3 comments

  17. Damian Lillard Breaks Franchise Record for Points in Single Month

    Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard 's 28 points during Wednesday's 131-109 victory over the Indiana Pacers gave him the franchise record for a single month, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN) ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 22 hours ago 2,107 reads 2 comments

  18. UNINTERRUPTED: Caron Butler Praises Russell Westbrook for Strong Start to Season

    Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook has been on a tear to start this season, and he has impressed just about everyone in the basketball world, including two-time NBA All-Star Caron Butler...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 23 hours ago 130 reads 0 comments

  19. Westbrook Breaks Franchise Record for Assists in Single Month

    Oklahoma City Thunder star point guard Russell Westbrook broke the franchise record for assists in a month during November, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN.com) ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 23 hours ago 62 reads 0 comments

  20. Clippers and Cavaliers Wouldn't Have Today's Stars Without Long-Forgotten Trade

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Clippers and Cleveland Cavaliers —who face off at Quicken Loans Arena Thursday night—can each trace their rise into the NBA 's elite to a single twist of fate...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 day ago 11,199 reads 7 comments

  21. Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart Is Leading the NBA's Glue Guys

    It’s almost impossible to accurately quantify all the ways Marcus Smart makes the Boston Celtics a better team...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 1 day ago 5,661 reads 7 comments

  22. Chris Paul Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Negotiations with Clippers

    Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul can become a free agent at the conclusion of the season, and a massive deal will likely be needed to keep him in L.A. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 9,298 reads 35 comments

  23. Blake Griffin, Jimmy Butler Take on 'Space Jam' Monstars in Jordan Ad

    In Nike's latest Jordan Brand commercial, Blake Griffin and Jimmy Butler fight to save basketball from the game's scariest superteam : the Monstars ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 day ago 7,239 reads 8 comments

  24. For 10 NBA Superstars, 10 Season-Defining Narratives Taking Shape

    Guys such as Wilson Chandler, Tim Frazier, George Hill, Otto Porter and Julius Randle have made far bigger impressions on their teams than most people expected. Kudos to them...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 day ago 14,374 reads 17 comments

  25. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Possible Phil Jackson Reunion in LA

    The Los Angeles Lakers and Phil Jackson don't seem to stay too far away from each other within the rumor mill, as the New York Knicks president has been linked with his former employers once again...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 day ago 5,090 reads 2 comments