1. The Potential of Bobby Portis

    A college player who isn't an elite athlete is frequently labeled as one with limited upside. The same is true for those who are bad at nothing, but also brilliant at nothing...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 4 days ago 208 reads 0 comments

  2. Blazers' Demise Seen Through Analytics

    The LaMarcus Aldridge - Damian Lillard era is gone. It has disappeared as swiftly as it materialized. The Portland franchise rebuilt after the Brandon Roy-Greg Oden injuries decimated one of the most promising young cores...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  3. Best Rap Songs to Have Given a Shoutout to Michael Jordan

    Having been one of the best basketball players to ever live, Michael Jordan's name is often invoked by rappers when they are trying to express greatness.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 4 days ago 120 reads 0 comments

  4. Which Unheralded Miami Heat Young Gun Has Highest Potential?

    The Heat made a major statement with minor moves over the past week. By unloading Zoran Dragic, Henry Walker and especially Shabazz Napier, they made room for three developmental projects that excite them...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 4 days ago 429 reads 0 comments

  5. Miami's Roster Rebounds Sharply from Losing LeBron

    MIAMI — It began with a broken air conditioner, perhaps the greatest threat to any enjoyable summer, and it got worse from there.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 4 days ago 327 reads 0 comments

  6. Despite Move, James Jones Still Helping Struggling Youths in Miami

    Often when professional athletes leave one city for another, they cut off all loose ends. They sell their houses, relocate and move on with life. That's not the case for former Miami Heat player James Jones...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 4 days ago 153 reads 0 comments

  7. Kyle Korver Injury: Updates on Hawks Star's Recovery from Ankle, Elbow Surgery

    Atlanta Hawks forward Kyle Korver continues to rehabilitate after requiring ankle and elbow surgeries this past June...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 days ago 1,131 reads 8 comments

  8. Dwyane Wade Mixtape

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 4 days ago 228 reads 0 comments

  9. Suns Make Changes in Basketball Operations Staff

    The Phoenix Suns today announced changes to the club's coaching staff, adding Nate Bjorkgren (pronounced BEE-ork-Gren) as assistant coach/player development coordinator, Earl Watson ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  10. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Details on Mario Chalmers, Nene and More

    It's all about the MLB trade deadline right now, but don't look away—the NBA 's trade market doesn't just shut down...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 4 days ago 9,141 reads 0 comments

  11. Clippers Are Very Deep, Which Raises Questions

    Doc Rivers, the Clippers ' president of basketball operations, has stocked the team's roster like a grocery store in the days before a snowstorm...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 1,066 reads 0 comments

  12. Grantland: Saunders Talks Baby T-Wolves, More

    Flip Saunders has experienced an improbable rise from the ragtag Continental Basketball Association of the 1980s and 1990s, to a position of enormous power as head coach, president of basketball operations, and part owner of the Timberwolves ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 2,082 reads 0 comments

  13. Kristaps Porzingis, Knicks Agree to Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Even though Kristaps Porzingis has already gone through summer-league games with the New York Knicks , the 19-year-old, who was taken fourth overall in June's draft, is now officially a member of the franchise after signing his rookie contract...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 10,153 reads 60 comments

  14. Korver Hopeful He'll Be Ready for Training Camp

    Kyle Korver remains hopeful that he will be fully recovered from ankle and elbow surgeries by the start of Hawks training camp in two months. The starting shooting guard has yet to return to basketball court activities as he continues rehabilitation...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  15. Robinson's Contributions Not Always on Stat Sheet

    When Glenn Robinson III was drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves a year ago former Indiana Pacers star Jalen Rose said the newly minted rookie contributed in ways that couldn't be measured in the box score...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 52 reads 0 comments

  16. Parker Excited for 'Last Try' at Title with Timmy, Manu

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 559 reads 0 comments

  17. Is Byron Scott Evolving as a Head Coach for the Lakers?

    About a month ago, I sent out the following tweet: “This may be complete nonsense on my part, but I feel Byron shaving his mustache signals more openness towards the modern game...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 days ago 1,009 reads 1 comments

  18. Your Friendly Reminder Jordan Clarkson Is About to Be a Free Agent

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 days ago 79 reads 0 comments

  19. Knicks Officially Sign Porzingis, Grant to Deals

    NEW YORK -– New York Knickerbockers President Phil Jackson announced today that the team has signed 2015 first-round draft picks forward Kristaps Porzingis and guard Jerian Grant to contracts...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 49 reads 0 comments

  20. Energy Hires D-League's Only Female Asst. Coach

    The Iowa Energy and its NBA affiliate, the Memphis Grizzlies , today jointly announced Nicki Gross as an assistant coach for the Energy. With her promotion Gross becomes the only female assistant coach in the NBA D-League...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 3,303 reads 0 comments

  21. Vice: Can LeBron Become a Real Movie Star?

    Like the ingénue character in All About Eve, LeBron James continues not to squelch the idea that he's readying a Space Jam sequel—thus usurping Michael Jordan's iconic ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 844 reads 0 comments

  22. Jones Looks to Make Most of Fresh Start with C's

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 91 reads 0 comments

  23. Lakers Rumors: Analyzing Potential Fit for Kevin Seraphin in LA

    The Los Angeles Lakers have certainly bolstered their frontcourt this offseason, landing All-Star Roy Hibbert in a trade, signing savvy veteran Brandon Bass in free agency and drafting Larry Nance Jr...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 days ago 10,757 reads 2 comments

  24. Knicks Officially Sign Porzingis, Grant to Deals

    July 29, 2015 – Phil Jackson announced that the team has signed 2015 first-round draft picks K. Porzingis & J. Grant to contracts...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  25. Wall Gets New Ink to Represent Whirlwind Past

    Last season, John Wall , the point guard for the Washington Wizards , joined Oscar Robertson, Magic Johnson and Chris Paul as the only players to average at least 17 points, eight assists and four rebounds through their first 300 games...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 34 reads 0 comments