1. Kobe Bryant Comments on Relationship with LeBron James

    On the precipice of his final visit to Cleveland as an active player, Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant opened up Wednesday on his relationship with Cavaliers guard LeBron James , who has apparently gone from rival to friend as the pair have aged.

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 47,133 reads 131 comments

  2. The 2016 Advanced-Stats NBA All-Star Team

    You can have points per game, field-goal percentage and all the other basic stats that leave so much hidden beneath the surface...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 days ago 101,929 reads 198 comments

  3. Ersan Ilyasova Illness: Updates on Pistons Forward's Status and Return

    Detroit Pistons forward Ersan Ilyasova will miss Wednesday night's game against the Denver Nuggets while he recovers from an illness, per Aaron McMann of MLive.com. Continue for updates...

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  4. Tony Parker Injury: Updates on Spurs Guard's Ankle and Return

    A revitalized Tony Parker has been a key piece of the San Antonio Spurs' success this season, but the veteran point guard finds himself on the bench with an injury to his ankle. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 3,011 reads 7 comments

  5. Atlanta Hawks vs. Chicago Bulls: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Atlanta Hawks 113, Chicago Bulls 90 The Atlanta Hawks put together a very impressive road performance, defeating the Chicago Bulls 113-90 on Wednesday night at the United Center...

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  6. Dennis Schroder Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Hawks PG

    Atlanta Hawks point guard Dennis Schorder has steadily evolved into one of the NBA 's more intriguing youngsters, and one Eastern Conference team has reportedly entertained the idea of trading for him...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 8,315 reads 43 comments

  7. Red Light, Green Light: Evaluating NBA Trade Rumors Approaching All-Star Weekend

    The NBA 's Feb. 18 trade deadline is fast approaching, and the rumor mill is exploding accordingly . With most of the league's general managers at a standstill, waiting to make their next move, this hearsay is all we have...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 days ago 26,387 reads 20 comments

  8. Beneath the Gruff Exterior, Gregg Popovich Is Just a Big Teddy Bear

    MIAMI — Gregg Popovich isn't an NBA bully —he just often appears as such on TV. The longtime San Antonio Spurs coach and Air Force Academy grad can be uncomfortably ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 4 days ago 43,233 reads 45 comments

  9. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Kyrie Irving scored 35 points, LeBron James added 29 points and 11 assists and the Cleveland Cavaliers topped the feisty Los Angeles Lakers, 120-111, at Quicken Loans Arena on Wednesday night...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 4 days ago 27,803 reads 250 comments

  10. Damian Lillard Named 2016 Team USA Olympic Finalist: Latest Details, Reaction

    USA Basketball announced Wednesday that Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard is a finalist for the national team ahead of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 26,661 reads 30 comments

  11. Hassan Whiteside Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Heat Center

    The Miami Heat may be frustrated with the antics of center Hassan Whiteside , but they're not expected to move him before Feb. 18's NBA trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 90,170 reads 200 comments

  12. NY Knicks Should Be Backing Off the Triangle, Not Doubling Down on It

    The New York Knicks removed Derek Fisher from his position as head coach on Monday morning. On Tuesday, they lost for the 10th time in their last 11 contests, falling five full games back of a playoff spot in the process...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 4 days ago 30,905 reads 128 comments

  13. NBA Fact or Fiction: Raptors Race for the Top Seed, West Playoff Picture, More

    With NBA All-Star weekend on the horizon, we're looking ahead to the coming playoff push by playing some "fact or fiction." Can the Toronto Raptors lock up the No...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 days ago 7,209 reads 35 comments

  14. Cleveland Cavaliers Still Coping with Uncertainty in Post-Blatt Era

    CLEVELAND — Consistent rotations were never coach David Blatt 's strong suit. It's now up to Tyronn Lue to fix what the former Cleveland Cavaliers boss couldn't...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 4 days ago 14,506 reads 52 comments

  15. NBA All-Star Weekend 2016: Dates, TV Schedule, Event Info and Preview

    Just about every sport has an all-star game, but none can generate as much excitement for an entire weekend quite like the NBA ...

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  16. LeBron James, Kobe Bryant Reportedly Were at Center of 2007 Trade Talks

    LeBron James and Kobe Bryant will undoubtedly go down as two of the greatest players in NBA history, but based on a new report, they could have been part of one of the biggest trades the sport has ever seen as well...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 150,810 reads 384 comments

  17. Thaddeus Young Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Nets PF

    With the Brooklyn Nets close to the Eastern Conference cellar, trading a valuable asset like Thaddeus Young to build for the future would make sense. Continue for updates. Young on Raptors' Radar Wednesday, Feb...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 1,078 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Rising Stars Challenge 2016: Rosters, Snubs, Predictions for USA vs. World

    Although there won't quite be the name recognition as the actual All-Star Game on Sunday, the NBA Rising Stars Challenge represents the future of the sport...

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  19. The Last Night Kobe Was King

    Heading into the 2011 NBA All-Star Weekend, the league was abuzz with one major storyline: Where will Carmelo Anthony be traded? While NBA journalists were scrambling to break the ...

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  20. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2016 Rosters, Start Time, TV Info and More

    The NBA All-Star Weekend is supposed to be about fun, a celebration of the game of basketball and a break from the grind and intensity of the regular season...

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  21. NBA All-Star Game 2016: Top Contenders, Predictions for Game's MVP Award

    It’s tough to predict which star will shine the brightest on a given night. The past three NBA All-Star MVP awards have been hoisted by little guys—point guards Chris Paul , Kyrie Irving and Russell Westbrook ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 days ago 3,411 reads 2 comments

  22. Rockets vs. Warriors: Score, Video Highlights and Recap from Feb. 9

    The Golden State Warriors improved to 47-4 with a 123-110 win over the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night at Oracle Arena...

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  23. Stephen Curry Showing Up All MVP Competition and Tuesday NBA Takeaways

    Save for the occasional update from Bleacher Report's Dan Favale , you probably haven't heard much about the NBA 's MVP race so far this season...

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  24. Tyreke Evans Injury Update: Pelicans G out for Season After Knee Surgery

    New Orleans Pelicans combo guard Tyreke Evans has been sidelined since Jan. 28 with tendinitis in his right knee, and The Vertical's Shams Charania reported Wednesday the ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 days ago 12,595 reads 39 comments

  25. Rockets vs. Warriors: Score, Highlights and Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

    How dominant are the Golden State Warriors? Well, despite receiving 35 points from Stephen Curry against the Houston Rockets in Tuesday’s Western Conference Finals rematch, ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 23,021 reads 159 comments