1. Ranking the Top 10 Free-Agent Targets of the 2017 NBA Offseason

    After NBA Commissioner Adam Silver hands the Larry O'Brien Trophy to the 2017 champions, the entire focus of the sport shifts—first to the draft, then to the free-agency pools, which will suck in millions and millions of dollars...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 100,292 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA Free Agency 2017: An Early Look at Each Team's Top Potential Targets

    If you're not down with early NBA free-agency takez , you've come to the wrong place. Last July's $102 million salary-cap and $122 million luxury-tax forecasts will shape every team's shopping list...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 266,758 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Metrics 101: Ranking Late-Season Additions by Biggest Projected Impact

    Not every NBA acquisition is equal. Some are all hype without the corresponding production. There are those who flew below the radar but will prove more important than expected...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 49,685 reads 0 comments

  4. Current NBA Players Who Peaked Too Early

    The average progression of an NBA career features incremental annual improvement that leads to a peak stretch (right around the mid-to-late 20s), and then inevitable decline before retirement...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 5 months ago 143,307 reads 0 comments

  5. Raptors vs. Knicks: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    DeMar DeRozan appears ready to take his game to the next level with Kyle Lowry unavailable. The All-Star scored the game-winning shot with 1...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 4,959 reads 0 comments

  6. Kyle Lowry's Wrist Injury May Have Devastating Consequences for Toronto Raptors

    According to the Toronto Raptors , Kyle Lowry , their best and most important player, will undergo wrist surgery to " remove loose bodies " on Tuesday morning...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 5 months ago 80,036 reads 0 comments

  7. With New Pieces, Toronto Raptors Show Why They're East's Biggest Threat to Cavs

    The Toronto Raptors have been greeted by a slew of surprises—some good, one bad—over the last 11 days as All-Star Weekend has come and gone...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 5 months ago 107,672 reads 0 comments

  8. NBA Trade Deadline 2017: Grading Every Deal

    As usual, the NBA 's trade deadline did not disappoint. It tore through our minds, bodies, souls and Twitter timelines like a nitrous-powered battering ram. Then, just like that, it was over...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 530,902 reads 0 comments

  9. Andre Drummond Trade Pitched by Raptors Reportedly Included Jonas Valanciunas

    Prior to swinging a deal with the Orlando Magic for forward Serge Ibaka , the Toronto Raptors reportedly offered the Detroit Pistons a trade for center Andre Drummond involving Jonas Valanciunas...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 49,634 reads 0 comments

  10. Raptors Trade Rumors: Toronto Reportedly Interested in Adding Swingman

    Even after securing a major deal for Serge Ibaka , the Toronto Raptors are not finished making trades. According to Gery Woelfel of the Racine Journal Times , the team is now "seriously pursuing" a swingman...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 24,332 reads 0 comments

  11. Toronto Raptors Acquisition of Serge Ibaka Puts Cleveland Cavaliers on Notice

    By the hand of two equally compelling news breaks, the Toronto Raptors have gone from a slumping dark horse to an NBA Finals threat every team in the Eastern Conference must plan around—including the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 77,854 reads 0 comments

  12. Serge Ibaka Traded to Raptors for Terrence Ross: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Toronto Raptors added a double-double threat and an imposing defensive presence to their frontcourt Tuesday, as they acquired Serge Ibaka from the Orlando Magic ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 99,970 reads 0 comments

  13. The Likeliest Player to Be Traded on Every NBA Team Going into 2017 Deadline

    Absolutely nobody has a wholly accurate hold on what will transpire leading into the NBA 's trade deadline. The best insight is oftentimes informed guesswork or the remnants of talks that have dissipated into deals that never were...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 431,615 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Metrics 101: What Players on the Trade Market Are Really Worth

    It's easy to get confused during the season of NBA trade rumors. Carmelo Anthony is on the block, and surely he must be worth a king's ransom! He has, after all, played on the All-Star team in nine different seasons...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 159,976 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz Surrounding Jahlil Okafor, Serge Ibaka and More

    We're entering that wonderful time in the NBA season when teams looking to make moves before the trade deadline begin scrambling to do so. This year's deadline comes on February 23, and there is no shortage of rumors and speculation coming with it...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 5 months ago 9,995 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Trade Deadline 2017: B/R Staff Pre-All Star Trade Deadline Predictions

    In light of the smog-thick haze engulfing the NBA mere weeks before its Feb. 23 trade deadline, 14 Bleacher Report writers received the go-ahead to expense fully functioning*, top-of-the-line crystal balls...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 6 months ago 495,718 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Trade Deadline 2017: 10 Trade Targets Who Could Shape Playoff Picture

    The NBA playoff picture is as murky as it's been in a long time. Heading into Thursday's action, all but one team (the Brooklyn Nets) stood within seven games of a playoff spot...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 6 months ago 164,698 reads 0 comments

  18. Serge Ibaka Reportedly Traded to Toronto Raptors in Deal Involving Terrence Ross

    Less than a year after acquiring Serge Ibaka in a trade from the Oklahoma City Thunder , the Orlando Magic have reportedly parted ways with the power forward in a deal with the Toronto Raptors ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 72,215 reads 0 comments

  19. Serge Ibaka Scores Career-High 31 Points, Hits Game-Winner Against Former Team

    Serge Ibaka had his homecoming in Oklahoma City on Sunday evening, and he made the most of his opportunity to play against his former team...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 8 months ago 9,294 reads 7 comments