1. Skolnick: Are the Cavaliers Back to Being Favorites in the East?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are getting closer to being the team everyone thought they would be at the beginning of the season...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 17 hours ago 11,709 reads 1 comments

  2. Despite Loss, Hassan Whiteside's Resilience a Positive Sign for Miami Heat

    In a difficult NBA season for the Miami Heat filled with injuries and uneven play, the unearthing of promising young center Hassan Whiteside remains their biggest positive to date...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 51 reads 0 comments

  3. Major Letdown for Heat with Home Loss to Bucks

    The encore to Hassan Whiteside's triple-dozen performance was one of the season's biggest home-court letdowns for the Heat ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 19 reads 0 comments

  4. Miami Heat's Danny Granger Makes 1,000th 3-Pointer of Career

    Miami Heat forward/guard Danny Granger recorded the 1,000th three-point field goal of his career in the first quarter of Tuesday's game against the Milwaukee Bucks, per the team's official Twitter account ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 17 hours ago 962 reads 1 comments

  5. Bucks Arena Deal Likely to Include City, County

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says any deal from the state to help pay for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena will also likely have to include contributions from the city and county...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 8 reads 0 comments

  6. J.R. Smith Says Cleveland's Lack of Nightlife Will Help His Game

    For the last decade or so, basketball experts have tried in vain to figure out the human Russian roulette routine that is J.R. Smith . His buckets come and go in spurts, with Kanye shrugs for the bad days and rapture for the good ones...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 17 hours ago 12,728 reads 23 comments

  7. If Warranted, Rest May Be in Cards Again for LeBron James

    If they think it's warranted, it doesn't appear as if the Cavaliers would hesitate to sit down LeBron James again this season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 178 reads 0 comments

  8. Staying on the Defensive Keeps Cavs on Roll

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  9. Blatt: LeBron Has Moved into MVP Contention

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have turned their season around, winning their seventh game in a row with Tuesday's 103-95 road victory over the Detroit Pistons ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 hours ago 420 reads 0 comments

  10. Derrick Rose Shows Stephen Curry What It Takes to Be MVP

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 1,496 reads 0 comments

  11. Chicago Bulls: Derrick Rose Was Worth Waiting for

    In a 113-111 overtime win for the Chicago Bulls over the Golden State Warriors on the road, Derrick Rose was anything but efficient...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 56 reads 0 comments

  12. Rose Still Wants 'That Shot' -- and Delivers

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 425 reads 0 comments

  13. Raptors Propelled by Bench in Win over Pacers

    The Toronto Raptors ' strength in numbers philosophy paid big dividends again Tuesday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  14. Capitals, Wizards Share National TV Spotlight for the Second Time in Two Weeks

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 8 reads 0 comments

  15. John Wall's Wizards rally, send Lakers to 9th straight loss 98-92

    For one entertaining half, Wayne Ellington and Lakers rookie Jordan Clarkson outscored and outplayed Washington 's star backcourt of John Wall and Bradley Beal...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  16. Could Ferry, the Hawks' GM-in-Limbo, Be the NBA Exec of the Year?

    Credit (or blame, depending on your perspective) esteemed former colleague Michael Lee, now of the Washington Post, for planting this seed...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 75 reads 0 comments

  17. Game Thread: Hawks on Verge of Matching Last Season's Win Total

    Another fact that has escaped the notice of most Hawks players is that a win tonight and they match last season's win total. That would be 38 wins by Jan. 28 – with two and half months and 36 games remaining...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 38 reads 0 comments

  18. Barnes Still Irked as NBA Clears Suns Owner

    SALT LAKE CITY -- An NBA spokesman told ESPN.com's Marc Stein that the league's review of the incident "confirmed that it was not an interaction with Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver" that led to Matt Barnes' fine...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 18 hours ago 37 reads 0 comments

  19. 'Plenty of Basketball Left' for Reeling Mavs

    So much for a statement road win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Martin Luther King Day being the start of something for the Dallas Mavericks .....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 18 hours ago 20 reads 0 comments

  20. Finding Reasons for Raptors' Recent Struggles

    For the past month the Raptors have wallowed. It was as if their every defensive concern came to light, all at a time when Kyle Lowry -- clearly exhausted from fueling the team's offense without DeMar DeRozan -- fell from his early-season immortality...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 18 hours ago 76 reads 0 comments

  21. Rathbun: Hawks Showing Zero Glaring Weaknesses During Historic Win Streak

    They just go to work. I thought Minnesota coach Flip Saunders said something interesting after the game ( Hawks won 112-100): "You don't realize how good they are until you have to play them...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 54 reads 0 comments

  22. Chandler Parsons Braces for Boos Wednesday at Houston

    Coming off a six-point, zero-rebound performance in 30 minutes in Sunday's loss at New Orleans , Chandler Parsons scored seven points in the opening 2:29 Tuesday night against Memphis ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 18 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  23. How the Nets' Rebuild Plans Are Being Held Captive by Hawks

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 hours ago 33 reads 0 comments

  24. Taylor: Truth Bonding New Mav Rondo, Carlisle

    The relationship between Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle and point guard Rajon Rondo, as best we can tell, is just fine.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 18 hours ago 28 reads 0 comments

  25. Anthony Morrow Trying to Snap out of Prolonged Shooting Slump

    This offseason, Anthony Morrow arrived in Oklahoma City with a proven skill the Thunder roster was severely lacking. Widely known as a lethal and consistent spot-up shooter, Morrow boasted a career 43 percent 3-point mark...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 19 hours ago 1,058 reads 0 comments