1. Watch: McLemore, McCallum Pranked by Kings

    Hazing. It comes with the territory of being an NBA rookie. Every first year player goes through it because there's no escaping the league's initiation process. After all, the NBA is one of the most exclusive fraternities in all of professional sports..

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 day ago 147 reads 0 comments

  2. 10 Burning Questions Entering 2014 NBA Playoffs

    It's that time of year. The time when dreams are either crushed or made into reality. A time when legends are made and goats (and scapegoats) rear their ugly heads...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 day ago 289 reads 0 comments

  3. Watch: Nets Head to Arena for Game 1

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 day ago 166 reads 0 comments

  4. Bianchi: It's Time for the Magic to Start Winning

    Orlando Magic General Manager Rob Hennigan is a smart man. A very smart man. And this is why he knows that his franchise better stop rebuilding soon and start progressing...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 day ago 229 reads 2 comments

  5. NBA Playoffs TV Schedule: Full Round 1 Network Coverage and Live Stream Info

    The 2014 NBA playoff picture has come to fruition. Teams continued jockeying for position up until the bitter end of the regular season and some surprising movement took place...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 1 day ago 1,934 reads 0 comments

  6. Jackson Continues War of Words in Dubs-Clips Series

    J.J. Redick had the temerity to talk about the Clippers' offensive strategy against the Warriors on Friday. From ESPN L.A...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 day ago 719 reads 3 comments

  7. How the Bobcats Followed a Plan to 2014 Playoffs

    In the spring of 2010 the Charlotte Bobcats got a fleeting glance at the NBA playoffs. It was four games against the Orlando Magic, all losses to a Dwight Howard -led team that ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 day ago 992 reads 0 comments

  8. Phil to Knicks: Personnel Changes Coming

    Knicks president Phil Jackson and owner James Dolan addressed the Knicks after their final game on Wednesday, a Knicks player confirmed to ESPNNewYork.com...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 day ago 1,853 reads 1 comments

  9. Suns GM: Preference Now to 'Trade for a Star'

    With 48 wins under their belts this season, the Phoenix Suns have already moved beyond the 'get as young as possible' phase of the rebuilding process. From now on, it is about acquiring top-end talent rather than stockpiling rookies...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 day ago 553 reads 0 comments

  10. NBA Playoff Schedule 2014: Day 1 TV Coverage and Bracket Predictions

    While five months of the NBA regular season helped shape the playoffs, nothing done up until this point matters...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 2,271 reads 1 comments

  11. NBA Playoff Predictions 2014: Odds and Picks for 1st-Round Series

    No more tanking. No more meaningless basketball. The NBA 's second season is here, and it's right on time...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 day ago 1,104 reads 2 comments

  12. 2014 NBA Mock Draft: Breaking Down the Best 1st-Round Pick for Each Franchise

    With the NBA playoffs finally about to get under way, the 2014 NBA draft is now the sole focus for the unlucky—or perhaps, unskilled—teams that won't play another game until the 2014-15 campaign...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 1 day ago 10,936 reads 14 comments

  13. Toronto Sun Front Page: 'Raptors vs. Dinosaurs'

    The NBA Playoffs tip-off today, thus beginning the best time of the year. The Toronto Raptors host the Brooklyn Nets at 12:30...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 day ago 699 reads 3 comments

  14. 2014 NBA Playoff Bracket: Full Round 1 Schedule and Top Matchups to Watch

    The dream to become this year's NBA champions lives on for 16 teams. Upon the conclusion of the regular season, each team is now locked into a seed and Round 1 playoff matchups are set...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 1 day ago 2,305 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Playoffs 2014: Odds and Predictions for Most Likely Championship Teams

    The NBA doesn't have the best postseason in sports. That distinction belongs to college basketball or hockey. It doesn't have the most dire postseason in sports. That distinction belongs to the NFL, where every game is do or die...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 day ago 2,992 reads 0 comments

  16. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Denver Nuggets Player

    The Denver Nuggets ' up-and-down season has finally come to an end. With a 36-46 record, they had their first losing year, missing the playoffs for the first time since 2002-03. It's easy to give poor grades to many of the Nuggets players...

    Nick Juskewycz Written by Nick Juskewycz about 1 day ago 2,282 reads 17 comments

  17. Why Chris Kaman Will Be a Steal in 2014 Free-Agency Market

    Chris Kaman still has something left in the tank. The question is, who’s going to pay for it and how much? The big man with the soft shooting touch played just 39 games during the Los Angeles Lakers ’ snakebitten campaign...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 day ago 5,825 reads 29 comments

  18. B/R NBA 200: Series Ranks the NBA's Best Players in 2013-14 Season

    LeBron James and Kevin Durant have stolen the 2013-14 NBA season, outpacing everyone else in the league by a rather significant margin...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 day ago 3,628 reads 45 comments

  19. 4 Toronto Raptors Weaknesses to Exploit in the NBA Playoffs

    The Toronto Raptors are one of the 2013-14 regular season's most surprising playoff teams. In early December, they traded their best player, Rudy Gay, and almost immediately turned around five straight years of losing...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 1 day ago 1,196 reads 12 comments

  20. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Orlando Magic Player

    The Orlando Magic are looking at another early vacation, while other teams are preparing for the playoffs. Nevertheless, it is time to look at the squad's performance and award final regular-season grades to every Orlando player...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 1 day ago 1,684 reads 5 comments

  21. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every LA Lakers Player

    Collectively, the Los Angeles Lakers produced their worst season in franchise history. Individually, the players all get passing grades accompanied by a cloudy future...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 1 day ago 9,348 reads 74 comments

  22. NBA 2K14 Simulations for Entire 2013-14 NBA Playoffs

    The 2014 NBA Playoffs are finally here, which gives us a great excuse to combine two of our favorite things: NBA 2K14 and postseason predictions. We've decided to use the incredible basketball videogame to sim every round of this year's playoffs...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 1 day ago 13,756 reads 72 comments

  23. Building the Ideal Playoff Rotation for Memphis Grizzlies

    The Memphis Grizzlies will need a stellar playoff rotation in order to possibly advance, and we will give it to them...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 1 day ago 631 reads 2 comments

  24. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Cleveland Cavaliers Player

    The 2013-14 Cleveland Cavaliers finished an adventurous season on a high note, knocking off the Brooklyn Nets by 29 points...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 1 day ago 4,860 reads 16 comments

  25. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Detroit Pistons Player

    The 2013-14 season has mercifully come to an end for the Detroit Pistons , giving us the opportunity to evaluate the play of every single player on the roster...

    Jakub Rudnik Written by Jakub Rudnik about 1 day ago 3,455 reads 20 comments