1. When Push Comes to Shove in NBA, Everyone's Under the Microscope

    LOS ANGELES — The NBA has had zero chill over the last week. Last Friday, Lakers veteran Nick Young kicked off Hold-Me-Back Week when he shoved Milwaukee Buck Greg Monroe...

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  2. The One 2017 1st-Round Opponent Each Playoff Team Matches Up with Best

    Legend has it that if we talk about the NBA playoffs ad nauseam, it'll get here exponentially quicker than if we were to remain silent. It's like when a groundhog doesn't see its shadow Feb...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 day ago 66,789 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Power Rankings: Can Warriors or Cavs Reclaim Top Spot Before Playoffs?

    It's musical chairs time for the NBA 's elite, with major movement again occurring inside the top 10. There's even a new team occupying the No. 1 spot...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 day ago 171,651 reads 0 comments

  4. What's Your Pick for the Best Backcourt in the NBA?

    The NBA is filled with talented, entertaining backcourt duos, but four stick out as the playoffs approach...

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  5. 10 Preseason NBA Predictions We Got Way Wrong

    Predictions can be and often are tricky things. Just ask the meteorologists who anticipated a historic blizzard would strike New York City in mid-March, only to see Winter Storm Stella drop a sane seven inches of powder on Central Park...

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  6. Ranking the NBA Careers of NCAA Tournament's Most Outstanding Players

    Maybe Lonzo Ball will lead UCLA to a title in this year's NCAA tournament and then become the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA draft. Perhaps Sindarius Thornwell and Derrick Walton Jr...

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  7. Stephen Curry Throws Down 1st Dunk in Nearly a Year

    Golden State Warriors star point guard Stephen Curry frequently takes the ball to the rack and lays it in, but it's a rare occasion when he rises over the rim to dunk the ball...

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  8. With His Legacy Calling, LeBron James Is Taking Aim at Another MVP Award

    LOS ANGELES — Any activity on the meter assessing the greatest player of all time must move at a glacial pace...

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  9. Top 5 Golden State Warriors Storylines as 2017 NBA Playoffs Approach

    The 2015-16 Golden State Warriors fascinated during their stretch run on their quest for an NBA record win total, which they set on the campaign's closing note. There's a different suspense to the final weeks of this season...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 days ago 7,315 reads 0 comments

  10. Warriors vs. Thunder: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    The Golden State Warriors rolled over the Oklahoma City Thunder , 111-95, Monday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. Stephen Curry scored 23 points on 8-of-17 shooting, and Klay Thompson led all scorers with 34 points...

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  11. Adam Silver Calls Resting Star Players 'Significant Issue' in Memo to NBA Owners

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver is apparently tired of teams resting their marquee players. On Monday, Ramona Shelburne of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 56,766 reads 0 comments

  12. Stephen Curry, Russell Westbrook and More Involved in Warriors vs. Thunder Scrap

    Kevin Durant may be injured, but there was still plenty of drama-filled tension during Monday's tilt between the Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 49,624 reads 0 comments

  13. Stephen Curry Slams His 1st Dunk of the Season

    Stephen Curry delivered his first slam of the season on Monday night versus the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

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  14. B/R NBA's 2-on-2 Sweet 16 Bracket: Which Duo Takes All in NBA Jam-Style Tourney?

    Tournaments and brackets are hot this time of year, and search engine optimization never rests. So we've compiled a fun little two-on-two tournament featuring 16 sets of NBA teammates, pre -ranked and set against one another for your entertainment...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 6 days ago 116,648 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Power Rankings Entering Final Weeks of 2016-17 Season

    At this point, it might be easier to just alert you when we don't have chaos and rampant place-swapping in the top 10 spots of these NBA power rankings. Yet again, there's top-end shuffling afoot...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 9 days ago 123,524 reads 0 comments

  16. Russell Westbrook on Stephen Curry Picking James Harden for MVP: 'Who's He?'

    Stephen Curry seemingly struck a nerve with Russell Westbrook by selecting James Harden as his non-Golden State Warriors MVP, per NBC Sports' Dan Feldman . "You kind of have to reward the better team, I would think, record-wise," Curry said...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 days ago 54,181 reads 0 comments

  17. Why Doesn't 2-Time MVP Stephen Curry Get MVP Calls?

    The conventional wisdom goes something like this: Veterans are more likely to get the benefit of the doubt from referees. If you're a rookie, you need to build your reputation. If you're a superstar, you're given even more leeway...

    Erik Malinowski Written by Erik Malinowski about 10 days ago 71,977 reads 0 comments

  18. Steph Curry Picks Duke to Win 2017 NCAA Championship While Filling Out Bracket

    Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry picked Duke as national champion as part of his NCAA tournament bracket reveal with Campus Insiders on Wednesday...

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  19. Which NBA Teams Need the No. 1 Seed Most in Both Conferences?

    Some NBA teams have historically cared more than others about playoff seeding, but this year, there's one club in each conference that should be pushing for the top spot harder than everyone else...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 11 days ago 35,025 reads 0 comments

  20. Stephen Curry Gets Birthday Cake Featuring Mouth Guard, Pi Symbol

    Stephen Curry turned 29 on Tuesday, and his cake featured one of the Golden State Warriors superstar's favorite things to chew on. A mouth guard. The mouthpiece wasn't real, of course, but it was realistic...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 days ago 9,588 reads 0 comments

  21. 5 Most Surprising Stats in Golden State Warriors' Strange Season

    So much for the 2016-17 NBA season lacking suspense on account of the superteam Golden State Warriors . The Dubs may well punctuate this campaign with a third straight trip to the Finals and their second world title in three years...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 12 days ago 7,006 reads 0 comments

  22. Stephen Curry Picks James Harden over Russell Westbrook for NBA MVP

    The race for the NBA 's Most Valuable Player award is as heated as ever this season, but the two-time defending winner has announced his preference...

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  23. 'March Means More': Remembering Stephen Curry's 2008 NCAA Tournament Run

    Before Stephen Curry was racking up MVP awards and making NBA Finals runs with the Golden State Warriors, he was a skinny kid at Davidson who shocked the world. In 2008, the No...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 13 days ago 11,306 reads 0 comments

  24. Stephen Curry Passes His Father, Dell Curry, on All-Time Scoring List

    Fact: Despite the 103-102 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves , Stephen Curry scored 26 points on Friday night, passing his father Dell (12,760 points) on the all-time scoring list...

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  25. Andre Iguodala Frustrated by Loss to Timberwolves, Being Rested vs. Spurs

    Golden State Warriors sixth man Andre Iguodala used a pair of race-related remarks Friday night while discussing the team's loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves and head coach ...

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