1. What Nikola Vucevic's Extension Means for the Future of Tobias Harris

    As much as anything, Nikola Vucevic ’s four-year, $53 million extension from the Orlando Magic is being viewed as a bellwether for how the NBA ’s new multibillion dollar TV deal will affect future player salaries...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 day ago 2,787 reads 15 comments

  2. Blake Griffin Assault Investigation: Latest Details, Analysis and Updates

    Los Angeles Clippers power forward Blake Griffin is currently being investigated by Las Vegas Metro Police on a claim that he allegedly assaulted a man early Sunday morning...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 1 day ago 61,210 reads 115 comments

  3. Clippers vs. Suns: Live Score and Highlights from 2014 NBA Preseason

    Thanks to monster performances from Chris Paul and Blake Griffin , the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Phoenix Suns 108-105 Wednesday at the Staples Center. Paul scored 34 points on 12-of-18 shooting, dished out nine assists and grabbed four steals..

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  4. Ranking Top 25 Single-Season Team Performances in NBA History

    Figuring out how modern-day offenses and defenses stack up against the units of the 1950s and '60s isn't exactly an easy task, but it's quite necessary when attempting to determine the best teams of all time...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 day ago 32,125 reads 71 comments

  5. Kobe Bryant to Sit out Lakers' Final Two Preseason Games to Rest for Season

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant will sit out of the team's final two preseason games in order to rest up for the season, according to Mike Bresnahan of the Los Angeles Times...

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  6. Kobe to Rest Final 2 Games of Preseason

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  7. Paul Pierce out for Preseason Finale, but Expects to Be Ready for Opener

    NEW YORK — After not making the trip to Baltimore on Monday when the Washington Wizards faced the New Orleans Pelicans , Paul Pierce joined the team on its trip to Manhattan Wednesday...

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  8. Jazz Waive Cooley and Jones, Roster at 15

    SALT LAKE CITY (Oct. 22, 2014) – The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has waived forward Jack Cooley and guard Dahntay Jones. Following the moves, Utah's roster now stands at 15 players...

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  9. Understanding Raptors Basketball at Age 20

    Dave Hopkinson was in his early 20s, and had a full-time job with the Toronto Argonauts. For a kid looking to work in the sports industry, that was a prime position in the first half of the 1990s: a salary and benefits with a professional sports team...

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  10. Pierce Talks About Departure from Brooklyn

    NEW YORK — Just a year ago, thanks to three new faces, the Nets were one of the most-talked-about teams in the world of basketball...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 day ago 320 reads 0 comments

  11. Ellis: Mavs Can Win 20 More Games Than '13-14

    Monta: "Our bench is way deeper than we were last year. Our experience is way better than last year." Says Mavs will be 20+ games better...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 day ago 520 reads 0 comments

  12. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Memphis Grizzlies took down the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-92 Wednesday night. With the Cavs resting LeBron James in the team's final preseason game, Kyrie Irving and Dion Waiters led the way with 16 and 15 points, respectively...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 1 day ago 12,408 reads 16 comments

  13. Trey Burke Will Be the Next Point Guard to Burst onto National NBA Radar

    Trey Burke isn't a point guard who incites national zeal, or talk of the Utah Jazz 's long-awaited resurgence, or far-flung debates that aim to understand where he ranks among the NBA 's bottomless stable of floor generals...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 day ago 4,541 reads 14 comments

  14. Julius Randle's Development Poses Final Leadership Test for Kobe Bryant

    LOS ANGELES — His basketball legend already written in stone, Kobe Bryant 's virtue as a man again has found itself bandied about the digital arena today the very same way as in newspapers, radio and TV 10 to 15 years prior...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 day ago 67,728 reads 194 comments

  15. Michael Carter-Williams a Reminder of Philadelphia 76ers' Risky Rebuild

    By adopting a strategy of asset-hoarding and extreme salary reduction, GM Sam Hinkie and the Philadelphia 76ers are banking on a bevy of factors breaking exactly their way...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 day ago 4,739 reads 11 comments

  16. NBA Preseason 2014-15: Biggest Rookie Surprises and Disappointments

    Through roughly three weeks of preseason ball, we've seen some pleasant surprises and discouraging disappointments within the 2014 rookie class. As expected, the top picks in Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker have both looked pretty good...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 days ago 27,991 reads 54 comments

  17. Rodney Hood Just What the Doctor Ordered

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  18. Dwyane Wade Plays Basketball with the 90-Year-Old Grandma Who Challenged Him

    Illuminada Magtoto , aka Grandma Nelly, challenged Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade to a game of one-on-one when she turned 90 years old. The power of the Internet once again helped somebody's wish come true...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 days ago 19,619 reads 14 comments

  19. Van Gundy Snipes at Jackson's Triangle

    Jeff Van Gundy says the Knicks will make the playoffs — but it won't be because of the triangle offense...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 1,591 reads 0 comments

  20. Adam Silver Says He Prefers a 'Harder Cap'

    NEW YORK -- The term of the day was "unintended consequences" at the NBA Board of Governor's meeting, where owners roundly rejected a proposal to reform the current draft lottery system and discourage tanking...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 4,066 reads 0 comments

  21. Dario Saric Voted Best International Player NOT in the NBA by GMs

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  22. Freeland's Unflashy Consistency Might Give Him Leg Up in Rotation

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  23. Nick Young Is Now a Forever 21 Model (Photos)

    It was bound to happen. The man they call Swaggy P or more formally, Nick Young, was going to become a model...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 days ago 1,304 reads 1 comments

  24. Tobias Harris Is Trying Not to Focus on a Potential Contract Extension

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  25. Vucevic on His Extension: 'I'm Very Happy. I Can't Really Put It into Words'

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