1. Trust the Process: Joel Embiid Makes Early Push for Rookie of the Year

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 13 days ago 4,829 reads 13 comments

  2. Kyrie Irving's Superstar Career Arc Is Officially Back on Track

    CLEVELAND — Kyrie Irving failed to make the Eastern Conference All-Star team last February, which marked the first time since his rookie season (2011-12) the former No. 1 overall pick was left off the squad...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 13 days ago 34,680 reads 104 comments

  3. Nike Air Jordan 1 'Top 3' Release Date, Pictures, Price

    The Nike Air Jordan 1 "Top 3" brings together a trifecta of classic colorways into a must-see package releasing Monday...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 13 days ago 54 reads 0 comments

  4. Thunder vs. Lakers: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

    Christmas came early for NBA fans on Tuesday night. As if a matchup featuring the up-and-coming Los Angeles Lakers (8-7) and Russell Westbrook 's Oklahoma City Thunder (8-7) ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 19,805 reads 31 comments

  5. Nick Young Hits Game-Winning 3 vs. OKC, Does D'Angelo Russell's 'Ice' Gesture

    This was Nick Young at his finest. With time winding down in the fourth quarter and his team trailing the Oklahoma City Thunder 109-108 on Tuesday night, Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 13 days ago 8,470 reads 4 comments

  6. Tuesday NBA Roundup: All Hope May Not Be Lost for Anthony Davis, Pelicans

    Breathe deep and exhale, New Orleans Pelicans fans. Anthony Davis, who exited the team's 112-94 blowout victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday, is just fine...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 13 days ago 24,429 reads 39 comments

  7. D'Angelo Russell Injury: Updates on Lakers Guard's Knee and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard D'Angelo Russell is dealing with a sore left knee that required a platelet-rich plasma injection. He has been out of action since Nov. 20. It is uncertain when he will return to action...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 13 days ago 19,851 reads 52 comments

  8. Rapper Gucci Mane Proposes to Girlfriend During Halftime of Hawks-Pelicans Game

    After a disastrous first half against the New Orleans Pelicans, Atlanta Hawks fans had their spirits lifted by an always-reliable source. Gucci Mane...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 13 days ago 9,000 reads 7 comments

  9. Kristaps Porzingis Drives on Mason Plumlee, Throws Down Left-Handed Poster Dunk

    Kristaps Porzingis seems to be evolving by the game. On Tuesday night against the Portland Trail Blazers, the 7'3" 21-year-old drove left and unloaded a one-handed poster dunk on Mason Plumlee ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 13 days ago 4,815 reads 1 comments

  10. Ric Bucher's NBA Power Rankings: Another Week, Another New No. 1

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    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 14 days ago 9,113 reads 51 comments

  11. UNINTERRUPTED: Tony Allen Discusses the Staredown He Had with Michael Jordan

    Warning: Video contains NSFW language. Tony Allen talks about the moment he had a staredown with Michael Jordan in Monday's game versus the Charlotte Hornets. Allen also mentioned the moment when MJ was laughing after one of his plays...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 14 days ago 1,897 reads 1 comments

  12. Michael Jordan, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar & More Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

    The sports world was well-represented at the White House on Tuesday, as President Barack Obama presented Michael Jordan, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Vin Scully with the Presidential Medal of Freedom...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 14 days ago 16,455 reads 4 comments

  13. How the San Antonio Spurs Avoided the Post-Superstar Decline

    SAN ANTONIO — Nearly a month into his first season in 20 years without Tim Duncan, Gregg Popovich still fields the same question whenever a team his San Antonio Spurs face for the first time shows up on the schedule...

    Mike Monroe Written by Mike Monroe about 14 days ago 20,511 reads 22 comments

  14. Derrick Rose Invites Himself to Carmelo Anthony's Thanksgiving

    Derrick Rose not only invited himself to Carmelo Anthony 's Thanksgiving celebration, but he also plans on arriving empty-handed. OK...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 14 days ago 125,703 reads 54 comments

  15. Damian Lillard Returns to 'Sway in the Morning' for Another Freestyle

    Last year, Damian Lillard shocked the world with his rapping skills by freestyling on Sway in the Morning ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 14 days ago 12,357 reads 17 comments

  16. Matthew Dellavedova Biopic Will Begin Production in 2017

    Matthew Dellavedova 's journey to the NBA is now making its way to Hollywood. According to Fox Sports Australia's Olgun Uluc , production on the biopic will begin next year. The film will chronicle the 26-year-old guard's life and path to the NBA...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 14 days ago 14,612 reads 21 comments

  17. Gregg Popovich Condemns Spurs' 'Pathetic Performance' After Win vs. Mavericks

    The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Dallas Mavericks on Monday night, but head coach Gregg Popovich was not in a celebratory mood...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 14 days ago 8,351 reads 8 comments

  18. Best Start Since Jordan: Relive DeMar DeRozan's Historic Opening Weeks

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 14 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz Around Blake Griffin's Future, Rudy Gay Trade and More

    With a little less than a month gone in the 2016-17 NBA campaign, general managers are getting a better feel for their respective teams...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 14 days ago 4,213 reads 0 comments

  20. The Top 10 NBA Players with the Most Trade Value Right Now

    Nothing prepares us for a sixth helping of Thanksgiving turkey and gravy like some hypothetical NBA trade talk—a riff on players with the most chopping-block appeal right now, to be more specific...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 14 days ago 90,500 reads 169 comments

  21. Don't Call Isaiah Thomas Anything Other Than 'Superstar'

    In today's star-driven NBA , one question has a seemingly endless number of answers: What defines a superstar? It's subjective, to say the least...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 14 days ago 23,577 reads 62 comments

  22. Hassan Whiteside Has Earned His Defensive Hubris

    MIAMI — By virtue of his 7'0", 265-pound frame, none of Hassan Whiteside 's shirts look normal. Still, this particular piece of clothing seemed funny for more than jus t its fun-house m irror-style appearance...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 14 days ago 9,581 reads 23 comments

  23. Baby Lakers Showing the Franchise There's More Than 1 Way to Build a Team

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers ' recipe for rebuilding was never supposed to include lemons...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 14 days ago 83,002 reads 104 comments

  24. Jamal Murray Overcoming Rough Start for Denver Nuggets

    DENVER — Four games into his Denver Nuggets tenure, Jamal Murray had launched 16 shots from the field. Every single one—even the seven coming without a defender within four feet, per NBA...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 14 days ago 2,939 reads 2 comments

  25. 1st-Place Clippers Continue Passing Tests and Monday NBA Takeaways

    There is no defined set of steps in an NBA team’s progress toward true, asterisk-free title contention...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 14 days ago 27,181 reads 79 comments