1. Austin Rivers, DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin Troll Each Other on Instagram

    Los Angeles Clippers teammates Austin Rivers, DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin apparently weren't all that entertained by this week's Thursday Night Football matchup between ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 8 days ago 173,123 reads 42 comments

  2. NBA to Crack Down on Hits to the Groin, Traveling in 2016-17 Season

    With the NBA season nearly a month away, the league is planning to crack down on shots to the groin and pay closer attention to potential traveling violations. On Thursday, the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 days ago 58,168 reads 68 comments

  3. Derrick Rose Facing Sanctions in Court Due to Language Used by Defense Team

    Derrick Rose, who is scheduled to go on trial for sexual assault on Oct. 4, is facing sanctions in court stemming from his defense team's use of language that has shamed the alleged victim...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 days ago 63,951 reads 0 comments

  4. Warriors Planning Panel Discussion for Players to Talk About Social Issues

    A day after Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr told reporters he will support players' decisions to speak out against social injustice, general manager Bob Myers said the ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 days ago 3,297 reads 0 comments

  5. Enes Kanter and Steven Adams Get Buddy Caricature

    Oklahoma City Thunder big men Enes Kanter and Steven Adams look ready for the 2016-17 NBA regular season...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 8 days ago 3,020 reads 1 comments

  6. Paul Millsap Injury: Updates on Hawks Star's Recovery from Knee Surgery

    Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap underwent a "preventative procedure" on his right knee, according to NBA.com . Continue for updates. Millsap Will Miss First 2 Games of Preseason Tuesday, Sept...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 days ago 2,459 reads 6 comments

  7. NBA's First Female Referee, Violet Palmer, Retires from On-Court Work

    Violet Palmer, the NBA 's first female referee, retired from on-court work Thursday, according to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 days ago 1,681 reads 0 comments

  8. Michael Beasley to Bucks: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Rockets traded forward Michael Beasley to the Milwaukee Bucks for guard Tyler Ennis on Thursday, according to the Bucks' website ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 days ago 51,803 reads 114 comments

  9. Jeff Van Gundy Says Knicks Can Win 50 Games This Season

    Oddsmakers don't seem to believe in the New York Knicks , setting their over-under wins line at 38.5. But if you listen to former Knicks coach and current ESPN analyst Jeff Van Gundy, that number appears far too low...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 days ago 13,570 reads 19 comments

  10. Michael Jordan Comments on Unrest in Charlotte

    Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan released a statement Thursday offering condolences to the family of Keith Lamont Scott and commenting on the ongoing civil unrest in Charlotte...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 days ago 271,068 reads 0 comments

  11. Predicting Which Top-20 NBA Rookies Will Be 2016-17 Studs or Duds

    If the 2015-16 season was your introduction to the NBA , you probably have great expectations for what a rookie class can and should be. Last year's crop of debutantes was one of the most productive in recent memory...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 8 days ago 42,088 reads 74 comments

  12. Can James Harden Be Both a Scorer and a Playmaker?

    James Harden finished the NBA regular season as the second-leading scorer in the league, only behind MVP Stephen Curry ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 days ago 1,674 reads 7 comments

  13. Did Winning a Title Cure the Cavaliers' Chemistry Issues?

    The world champion Cleveland Cavaliers are gearing up for training camp with their Big 3 still in place. Through much of the regular season last year, the team addressed questions of chemistry and fit...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 days ago 1,741 reads 14 comments

  14. Atlanta Hawks Complete 2016-17 NBA Season Preview

    "My goal is to start as point guard. If this doesn't happen, I will look for other opportunities," Dennis Schroder told German paper Bild during an October 2015 interview (as translated by Sportando )...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 days ago 3,017 reads 2 comments

  15. NBA 2K17: Review of Team and Player Customization Options

    There are plenty of factors to point to when explaining why NBA 2K17 is a high point in the series' history. Chief among them may be the level of customization it affords its players...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 days ago 5,292 reads 7 comments

  16. Can Mike D'Antoni Fix the Houston Rockets? Not by Himself

    There are no bigger spotlights in the NBA than the flickering, paparazzi-like flashes aimed at the New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 8 days ago 26,211 reads 60 comments

  17. Former NBA PG Kevin Johnson Allegedly Hit with Pie, Punches Protester

    Sacramento mayor and former NBA player Kevin Johnson was allegedly involved in a "bloody" incident during a benefit dinner at his former high school on Wednesday, per Nick Miller of the East Bay Express ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 42,058 reads 69 comments

  18. NBA, NBPA Reportedly Meet to Discuss Potential National Anthem Protests

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has raised awareness and generated discussion about police violence and racial injustice in the United States by kneeling through ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 10,406 reads 47 comments

  19. Jason Terry Comments on Klay Thompson, James Harden, More

    Veteran guard Jason Terry is preparing for his 18th NBA season, his first with the Milwaukee Bucks . On Wednesday, the outspoken 39-year-old made some bold claims while speaking with SiriusXM NBA Radio (via JD Shaw of Def Pen)...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 9 days ago 55,668 reads 142 comments

  20. Kevin Durant Discusses Backlash from Leaving Oklahoma City Thunder and More

    Kevin Durant became the biggest story of the NBA offseason when he chose to sign with the Golden State Warriors in July. The backlash that came with it has not been comforting...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 days ago 29,772 reads 145 comments

  21. Mo Williams to Retire from NBA After Next Season: Comments, Reaction

    Veteran guard Mo Williams has ended any skepticism about his playing future, confirming that next season with the Cleveland Cavaliers will be his last. Speaking to ESPN.com's Chris Haynes , Williams said "t his is my last year...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 days ago 19,314 reads 15 comments

  22. Kevin Garnett Reportedly Expected to Retire

    The Minnesota Timberwolves re-signed Kevin Garnett to a two-year deal in July 2015, but the Big Ticket's time with the team that drafted him in 1995 is reportedly coming to a close...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 53,686 reads 128 comments

  23. Khris Middleton Injury: Updates on Bucks Guard's Recovery from Hamstring Surgery

    Milwaukee Bucks shooting guard/small forward Khris Middleton suffered a torn hamstring on Sept. 20 and will miss extended time after undergoing surgery. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 9 days ago 17,121 reads 67 comments

  24. Can the Boston Celtics Score Enough to Become Real Contenders?

    The Boston Celtics made a big move this offseason in acquiring Al Horford in free agency. They hope this roster addition will be the key to more offensive production this year...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 9 days ago 474 reads 3 comments

  25. NBA Rookies Pick Their Favorite, Least Favorite Emojis

    Love them or hate them, emojis are a part of everyday lifeā€”even for professional athletes. For those who use them on a daily basis, they have go-to emojis and ones they hate seeing used...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 9 days ago 37,820 reads 31 comments