1. Doc: 'I Don't Really Care' What Klay Thinks

    PLAYA VISTA, Calif. -- Two days after Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson called out the Los Angeles Clippers star for flopping and playing out of control, Rivers said he ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 hours ago 384 reads 3 comments

  2. O'Neal Will Start for Injured Bogut vs. Clips

    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson says Jermaine O'Neal will start in place of injured center Andrew Bogut for Game 1 of their opening-round playoff series at the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday (3:30 ET on ABC)...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 hours ago 127 reads 0 comments

  3. Bulls Win Tiebreaker, Have 16th, 19th Picks

    The Chicago Bulls won a tiebreaker over the Toronto Raptors for draft positioning Friday and will select 19th in addition to their 16th pick in the June 26 NBA draft...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 hours ago 965 reads 1 comments

  4. Why Atlanta Hawks Are No Easy Out, Will Push Pacers to 6 Games

    Even though the Indiana Pacers are the top seed in the Eastern Conference, their on and off the court struggles have been well documented...

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  5. Will Carroll: Entirely Possible Kobe Returns to One of NBA's Top Players

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' lackluster season can be primarily attributed to one thing: injuries. And the most devastating of those injuries involved the face of the franchise, Kobe Bryant ...

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  6. Draft Lottery Odds Released After Ties Broken

    Coins were flipped… well, not exactly. Random numbers were drawn and… I know you don't want the details. I promised there would be no math...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 hours ago 3,882 reads 0 comments

  7. Get Well Soon: Celebrating Craig Sager's Best NBA Moments

    Craig Sager has become synonymous with sideline reporting for good reason. No one gets it right quite like he does, the effortless mix of hard-hitting questions and entertaining fodder...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 8 hours ago 540 reads 1 comments

  8. Report: Ex-NBA Star Hughes Questioned in Investigation

    Former Knicks player Larry Hughes was walked out of the Trump SoHo hotel in handcuffs Friday after a night of partying at notorious club Greenhouse that he partly owns...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 9 hours ago 1,600 reads 0 comments

  9. Artist Releases 'Knickerbocker for Life (Carmelo Anthony Song)'

    Carmelo Anthony's future with the New York Knicks is up in the air, but artist Milford Jerome's latest song makes it clear what the superstar should do. This isn't the first time that the artist came up with a Knicks song...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 9 hours ago 2,836 reads 7 comments

  10. Pistons Hire Search Firm to Help Find New GM

    Auburn Hills — The Pistons have used consulting firms in the Tom Gores regime, and will use Korn Ferry in their search for a new general manager...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 9 hours ago 42 reads 0 comments

  11. Former Piston Dantley Calls Isiah Thomas 'Con Man'

    There is still bad blood between former Piston Adrian Dantley and the head of the “Bad Boys” — Isiah Thomas...

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  12. Takeaways from Mike D'Antoni and Mitch Kupchak's Season-Ending Lakers Presser

    The Los Angeles Lakers could use a hug, preferably from someone with an NBA body and off-the-bus shooting range...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 hours ago 2,968 reads 20 comments

  13. Batum an X-Factor in Matchup with Parsons

    On the eve of the 2013 European Championship game, Nicolas Batum received an inspirational late-night visit from Tony Parker, who told his close friend and teammate that France needed ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 9 hours ago 73 reads 0 comments

  14. D'Antoni: Analysts Need to Adapt to New Basketball

    Coach Mike D'Antoni, along with General Manager Mitch Kupchak, met with the team's players over the past 48 hours for exit interviews at the Lakers ' practice facility...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Adam Nofflett about 9 hours ago 416 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Playoff Predictions 2014: Breaking Down Most Likely Upsets in 1st Round

    With seven-games series and a wide divide between the best teams and the rest of the league, the NBA playoffs usually do not feature too many upsets...

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  16. Celtics Lose Tiebreaker with Jazz

    The Boston Celtics lost a random drawing with the Utah Jazz on Friday afternoon that will diminish their chances at a higher draft position...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 9 hours ago 483 reads 0 comments

  17. Tayshaun Prince Is the Memphis Grizzlies' Best Bet to Contain Kevin Durant

    The Memphis Grizzlies are in for another encounter with the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first round of the NBA playoffs, but how will they contain probable league MVP Kevin ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 9 hours ago 451 reads 4 comments

  18. Study: What If Magic Stayed Healthy?

    Writing for FiveThirtyEight, certified athletic trainer Jeff Stotts endeavored to envision an alternate reality in which no NBA players suffered any injuries in the 2013/14 season...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 9 hours ago 82 reads 0 comments

  19. Players Seem to Be Pointing at Smith as Source of on-Court Failures, Drama

    Josh Smith had one of the worst offensive basketball season in NBA history. And it was a huge contributing factor to the disappointing season the Detroit Pistons recently wrapped up...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 hours ago 24 reads 0 comments

  20. Pistons Retain Corporate Head-Hunter to Assist in General Manager Search

    The Detroit Pistons have retained executive search firm Korn Ferry to assist in their pursuit of a new general manager, with sports-oriented specialist Jed Hughes as point man.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  21. NBA Playoffs 2014: 5 Teams Poised for a Postseason Collapse

    Some teams that flashed some potential en route to the NBA postseason will be sorely disappointed in how they perform there. It's not quite accurate to predict that, say, the Dallas Mavericks will fall apart against the San Antonio Spurs...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 9 hours ago 12,500 reads 62 comments

  22. Brandon Jennings: Pistons' Year of Upheaval 'Messed Up the Locker Room'

    Hours after understated Greg Monroe acknowledged the overhauled Detroit Pistons had locker-room issues this year, his media antithesis Brandon Jennings agreed that internal strife tore apart the team...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 hours ago 192 reads 0 comments

  23. Beck/Bucher: Star Making Playoff Debut We're Excited About

    Every postseason we see seasoned veterans showcase their experience and refined talents on the NBA 's biggest stage—but there are some playoff first-timers we're excited to see as well...

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  24. Marion: 'It's a New Season, Clean Slate Now'

    DALLAS -- You might have heard that the San Antonio Spurs take a nine-game winning streak over the Dallas Mavericks into the first-round series between the Interstate 35 rivals...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 10 hours ago 116 reads 0 comments

  25. How Rockets Will Stop Trail Blazers' Potent Offensive Attack

    The Houston Rockets positioned themselves as the fourth seed in the Western Conference. That puts them in a matchup with the Portland Trail Blazers ...

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