1. What's Next for All-NBA Winners and Losers?

    LOS ANGELES — Thursday's All-NBA announcement had far-reaching implications beyond bragging rights, thanks to the new designated veteran-player extension rule that rewards ...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 7 days ago 160,290 reads 0 comments

  2. LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, James Harden Headline 2017 All-NBA Teams

    James Harden and Russell Westbrook were in a heated one-two race for MVP throughout the 2016-17 regular season, but they shared the spotlight Thursday when they both nabbed First Team All- NBA honors...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 days ago 225,918 reads 0 comments

  3. Russell Westbrook Announces Birth of Son Noah

    Russell Westbrook has had a pretty good year. Not only did the Oklahoma City Thunder star average a triple-double during the 2016-17 regular season—thus putting him in ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 days ago 57,843 reads 0 comments

  4. Imagining an 8-Team Tournament with NBA Players Sorted by Their College Programs

    Duke, Kansas, North Carolina, UCLA and Arizona each has at least a dozen players in the NBA , but would any of them stand a chance against Kentucky in an alumni basketball tournament? ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 14 days ago 225,129 reads 0 comments

  5. John Wall Is Proving He's NBA's Purest Point Guard

    John Wall has a lot riding on Wednesday's Game 5 matchup with the Boston Celtics. A win in that contest would give his Washington Wizards a massive 3-2 edge in the series, putting ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 17 days ago 36,146 reads 0 comments

  6. Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook Spoke Last Month, Reveals Kendrick Perkins

    Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are apparently back on speaking terms. Durant's close friend and former Oklahoma City Thunder teammate, Kendrick Perkins, appeared on TNT ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 days ago 134,236 reads 0 comments

  7. Next Steps for Each 1st-Round NBA Playoff Loser

    The sting of losing may have subsided for teams eliminated in the first round of the 2017 NBA playoffs, but the dull ache of defeat lingers as a reminder, throbbing with a critical question...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 21 days ago 77,811 reads 0 comments

  8. Kevin Durant Poses with Plate of Cupcakes in Potential Jab at Russell Westbrook

    Cupcakes have played a crucial role in the beef between former Oklahoma City Thunder teammates Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant . On Thursday night, Durant seemed to add fuel to this fire...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 28 days ago 12,210 reads 0 comments

  9. 2017 NBA Awards Show to Include 6 Fan-Voted Awards Including Dunk of the Year

    The inaugural NBA Awards show, which is set to air June 26 at 9 p.m. ET on TNT, will feature six new honors that will get decided by fan vote in addition to the league's standard ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 29 days ago 100,537 reads 0 comments

  10. Russell Westbrook Says 'Oklahoma City Is a Place That I Want to Be'

    Russell Westbrook doesn't sound like he has plans to leave the Oklahoma City Thunder anytime soon. Speaking to reporters Wednesday at the team's exit interviews following a ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 29 days ago 19,016 reads 0 comments

  11. Kings' Marian Gaborik Called Out Russell Westbrook for Avoiding Handshake Line

    On Tuesday, Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook quickly left the court after being eliminated from the 2017 NBA playoffs by the Houston Rockets ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 30 days ago 12,971 reads 0 comments

  12. Biggest Offseason Priorities and Targets for Oklahoma City Thunder

    It’s a rule of thumb in the NBA playoffs that the team with the best player typically advances. The Oklahoma City Thunder 's five-game defeat at the hands of the Houston ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 30 days ago 25,624 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Playoffs 2017: Top Scores and Highlights from Round 1 Bracket

    Round 1 of the NBA playoffs has almost concluded, and we've already seen some casualties after most series have concluded four or five games. In the Eastern Conference, the No...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 30 days ago 34,506 reads 0 comments

  14. Harden, Rockets Expose Westbrook's Fatal Flaw in Heated Closeout Game

    HOUSTON — The Houston Rockets pulled out all the stops. Before their series-clinching 105-99 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder at home Tuesday, they rolled out ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 30 days ago 81,175 reads 0 comments

  15. 10 Things Happened Last Night We Never Expected

    Tuesday's three-game Western Conference slate was loaded with surprises, proving that even after six months of regular-season games and a nearly complete first round, it's still best to expect the unexpected...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 58,504 reads 0 comments

  16. Russell Westbrook, Patrick Beverley Trade Jabs After Rockets Win vs. Thunder

    Patrick Beverley and Russell Westbrook engaged in a verbal spat during the fourth quarter of the Houston Rockets' 105-99 Game 5 win Tuesday night, and the jawing didn't stop there...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 78,221 reads 0 comments

  17. Rockets Eliminate Thunder with 105-99 Win Despite Russell Westbrook's Heroics

    Russell Westbrook 's 2016-17 season was a sight to behold, but it came to an end Tuesday when the Houston Rockets handed the Oklahoma City Thunder a 105-99 Game 5 defeat at Toyota Center...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 22,516 reads 0 comments