1. Olympic Basketball 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Odds for Day 8

    Age-old sports rivals Brazil and Argentina meet Saturday at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. A chance to get closer to the medal round is at stake. With so much on the line, Brazil's home crowd is likely to be raucous...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 17 days ago 18,493 reads 9 comments

  2. Team USA Is Running out of Time to Get Its Basketball Act Together

    Led by 15 points and five assists from Kyrie Irving, Team USA knocked off Serbia by a final score of 94-91 to continue its unbeaten stretch over the first four games of the 2016 Olympics...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 17 days ago 56,070 reads 147 comments

  3. Stephen Jackson Says Jimmy Butler, Rajon Rondo Want Him to Play for Bulls

    Stephen Jackson hasn't suited up in an NBA game since his brief stint with the Los Angeles Clippers during the 2013-14 season, but the 38-year-old swingman says he's been recruited by one Eastern Conference team in advance of the 2016-17 campaign...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 3,281 reads 0 comments

  4. Ranking the NBA's Biggest Rookie Projects in 2016-17

    Only a handful of prospects get drafted by NBA teams and jump right in as impact players. This year's best bets to immediately contribute include Ben Simmons, Brandon Ingram, Kris Dunn, Buddy Hield, Jamal Murray and Jakob Poeltl...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 17 days ago 44,053 reads 71 comments

  5. B/R Previews the Top Games of the 16-17 NBA Season

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  6. Serbia vs. USA Basketball: Live Score, Highlights for Summer Olympics 2016

    Team USA basketball has survived another scare. As the clock expired, Bogdan Bogdanovic missed a wide open three-pointer that would have tied the game, and Team USA held on to beat Serbia, 94-91, in the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Friday night...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 17 days ago 106,607 reads 279 comments

  7. How to Follow the 2016 'Meme Team' on Social Media

    Hey, 1992 Olympics basketball! Yeah, you. Keep your USA Dream Team. We'll just be over here basking in 2016's Meme Team (sorry). Social media has completely changed the Olympic experience for both fans and participants...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 17 days ago 24,769 reads 13 comments

  8. LeBron James' New Contract Leaves No Question About Who Rules NBA Landscape

    LeBron James sat there with a smile on Thursday, stole thunder from the Rio Olympics he chose to skip and undercut his own league's major schedule unveiling. That's how it is when you rule the way James does...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 17 days ago 88,237 reads 227 comments

  9. Team USA and Australia Aren't the Only Medal Contenders out There

    If not for Croatia's Bojan Bogdanovic and Dario Saric, Brazil would be Thursday's feel-good Olympics basketball story—a 2-1 darling working off consecutive upsets with a clear path out of the preliminary round...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 12,522 reads 11 comments

  10. Hawks Use Emojis to Reveal Team's 2016-17 Schedule on Twitter

    While the NBA and its teams revealed their respective schedules Thursday evening, the Atlanta Hawks used a different method of showing fans on Twitter whom the team will play in 2016-17...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 days ago 40,072 reads 15 comments

  11. NBA Christmas Day 2016 Schedule: Game-by-Game Preview and Analysis

    It's not the most wonderful time of the year just yet, but the NBA 's Thursday schedule release means fans across the world can begin to plan out their Christmas Day festivities ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 18 days ago 1,908 reads 5 comments

  12. 7 College Teams That Will Steer the 2017 NBA Draft

    While college coaches attempt to keep players focused on the next game, seven teams will have a tough time avoiding the NBA draft buzz expected to follow its stars...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 18 days ago 37,455 reads 45 comments

  13. 2016-17 NBA Schedule: Breaking Down Top 10 Games of the Season

    With the official release of the 2016-17 NBA regular-season schedule Thursday, basketball fans can start clearing space on their calendars to ensure they're able to watch this year's juiciest games...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 6,464 reads 49 comments

  14. Jazz 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Utah Jazz didn't quite match what many expected them to do in 2015-16, but the team is well positioned to get back to the postseason for the first time since 2012. The NBA released the Jazz's schedule for the 2016-17 season Thursday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 1,870 reads 3 comments

  15. Mavericks 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Dallas Mavericks would love to make at least one more championship run before the Dirk Nowitzki era comes to a close...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 3,654 reads 10 comments

  16. Pelicans 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The 2015-16 season wasn't an unmitigated disaster for the New Orleans Pelicans , but little else could've gone wrong for the team. Following that disappointing campaign, the Pelicans are in a great position to rebound in 2016-17...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 2,040 reads 5 comments

  17. Knicks 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The New York Knicks underwent a roster makeover this offseason after a disappointing 2015-16 campaign, and their route to a potential playoff appearance was laid out on Thursday in the form of the official NBA schedule release...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 18 days ago 11,396 reads 28 comments

  18. Magic 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    Sure, a 35-win 2015-16 season isn't much to get excited over, but for the Orlando Magic , it's a vast improvement after winning 25, 23 and 20 games in their three previous campaigns...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 days ago 2,352 reads 5 comments

  19. Trail Blazers 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds, Record Predictions

    The Portland Trail Blazers have qualified for the postseason each of the last three seasons and six times in the past eight years...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 2,563 reads 4 comments

  20. Suns 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    This time last year, the Phoenix Suns had eyes on the NBA playoffs. Now, the question is whether the Suns will finish with the worst record in the Western Conference. The NBA released Phoenix's schedule for the 2016-17 season Thursday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 1,873 reads 2 comments

  21. NBA Schedule 2016-17: Team-by-Team Record Predictions and Playoff Odds

    The NBA has 30 teams, but after Kevin Durant decided to sign with the Golden State Warriors in the summer, it feels like there are only two. Those two, of course, would be the Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 18 days ago 117,732 reads 496 comments

  22. Pistons 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    Last season was the first in seven years that the Detroit Pistons appeared in the Eastern Conference playoffs before they were swept out of the first round by the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 days ago 5,717 reads 9 comments

  23. Celtics 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    Optimism is high for the Boston Celtics heading into the 2016-17 season after winning 48 games last season, their most in five years...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 5,854 reads 14 comments

  24. Bucks 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Milwaukee Bucks are preparing for year No. 3 of the Jason Kidd regime as they look to turn things around after a 33-49 2015-16 season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 days ago 4,228 reads 5 comments

  25. Wizards 2016-17 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Washington Wizards didn't make major moves this offseason from a roster standpoint, striking out on signing hometown star Kevin Durant like many of the other teams in the NBA , but the Wizards were certainly busy...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 18 days ago 1,876 reads 6 comments