1. Milwaukee Bucks Rumors: Buying or Selling Gossip Ahead of 2014 NBA Draft

    The Milwaukee Bucks have the second pick in the 2014 NBA draft , which is considered to be the best draft in over a decade...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 month ago 9,138 reads 29 comments

  2. The Best NBA Draft Pick Ever Taken with Each 1st-Round Selection

    With the 2014 NBA draft set for June 26, you might be wondering what type of player your favorite team will acquire with its first-round pick. With a little help from the Draft Finder on Basketball-Reference, we have your answer...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 month ago 122,019 reads 233 comments

  3. 2014 NBA Draft Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Chicago Bulls

    The 2014 NBA draft is now less than a week away, and the Chicago Bulls will begin making the decisions that could make this the most important offseason since the days of Michael Jordan...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 16,651 reads 34 comments

  4. Ranking the Most Dominant Dynasties in NBA History

    Where do the freshly crowned San Antonio Spurs place among the great dynasties in NBA history after winning their fifth title in 15 years? What constitutes a dynasty in the NBA? There are different ways people might approach such a topic...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 47,636 reads 256 comments

  5. Tony Snell Must Be Ready to Carve Role with Chicago Bulls Next Season

    Tony Snell , the sophomore wing for the Chicago Bulls , is about to face the biggest summer of his young life. The way he develops this offseason may have a ripple impact through his second season and career beyond that...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 17,525 reads 77 comments

  6. 2014 All-NBA Playoff Team

    The NBA season is over. The San Antonio Spurs are the new champions after drubbing the Miami Heat in a 4-1 Finals victory...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 32,203 reads 161 comments

  7. Could Jimmer Fredette Be Tom Thibodeau's Next Point Guard Project?

    Jimmer Fredette might not be at the top of the list of things Bulls fans are talking about this offseason. In fact, he’s probably not even an afterthought...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 34,150 reads 83 comments

  8. Why Less Hype and Pressure Is Perfect for Derrick Rose's 2nd Comeback

    Somewhere, Chicago Bull Derrick Rose is taking shots in a gym, the bounce of the ball and the squeak of his shoes reverberating through the hollowness. You wouldn ’t know it, though, looking at the news...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 50,720 reads 231 comments

  9. Week 8 All-NBA Playoff Team

    The NBA postseason is almost over, as the San Antonio Spurs have the Miami Heat on the ropes with a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals and the series heading back to the River Walk...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 34,766 reads 95 comments

  10. Can Stan Van Gundy Really Turn Detroit Pistons into a Top-10 Defense?

    Stan Van Gundy is the new coach and president of basketball operations for the Detroit Pistons . The question is: Can he turn the defense around in the former role without relying ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 4,564 reads 24 comments

  11. Why Stephen Curry Will Be the Next Point Guard to Win NBA MVP

    If there is a player other than Kevin Durant or LeBron James who wins the MVP during the next few years, it will be a point guard, specifically Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 25,736 reads 200 comments

  12. 3 Scenarios Where Cleveland Cavaliers Trade No. 1 Draft Pick

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have the No. 1 pick in the 2014 NBA draft for the third time in four years. And this is the best year to have it because there is a litany of premiere talent available to select from...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 months ago 14,383 reads 46 comments

  13. Week 7 All-NBA Playoff Team

    The NBA Finals have started and the San Antonio Spurs have taken a 1-0 lead over the Miami Heat. The time when a new champion will be crowned is crawling ever closer. At Bleacher Report, we’re picking an All-NBA team each week of the postseason...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 4,737 reads 14 comments

  14. 10 Rising Stars of the NBA

    You could argue that this year’s Finals represent the past (the San Antonio Spurs) vs. the present (the Miami Heat). The future is knocking, though. The rising stars of the NBA will be watching and waiting...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 13,363 reads 137 comments

  15. Ring Watch: Franchises with the Most Championship Rings in NBA History

    If you ever get the feeling that the same teams win the championship every year in the NBA , you’re right. The Association is not a place for parity...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 13,518 reads 62 comments

  16. Nikola Mirotic or Taj Gibson: Who Should Be Chicago Bulls' Starting PF?

    If the Chicago Bulls sign Nikola Mirotic this summer, who should be the starting power forward next year, Mirotic or Taj Gibson ? That’s a question which can be answered either way...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 32,029 reads 151 comments

  17. Did Indiana Pacers' Revenge Obsession Doom Them Against Miami Heat?

    The Indiana Pacers , after getting sent home two successive years by the Miami Heat , were focused all season on getting home-court advantage and beating their rival in this year’s Eastern Conference Finals...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 32,583 reads 104 comments

  18. All-NBA Playoff Team: Week 6

    We’re now six weeks into the playoffs. The San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference and the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers in the Eastern Conference are duking it out to see who gets to the NBA Finals...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 37,087 reads 45 comments

  19. Carmelo Anthony or Kevin Love: Who Makes Better Sense for Chicago Bulls to Chase

    The Chicago Bulls are expected to have a big offseason this summer. Their two preferred options would appear to be Carmelo Anthony or Kevin Love, which raises the question: Which of the two would be the best fit? The Bulls have the Nos...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 17,743 reads 88 comments

  20. Meet Danny Green, the San Antonio Spurs' Next Great Shooter

    Tim Duncan is the greatest player in San Antonio Spurs ’ history. Tony Parker is their current MVP. Manu Ginobili, their first man off the bench, might be the best sixth man ever...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 13,391 reads 47 comments

  21. Why Tom Thibodeau Isn't Leaving the Chicago Bulls Any Time Soon

    I'd like to introduce you to the Thibodeau Law of Coaching Vacancies, which postulates that given enough time, Tom Thibodeau will be rumored to be leaving the Chicago Bulls for every team in the NBA ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 18,057 reads 47 comments

  22. All-NBA Playoff Team: Week 5

    We’re now five weeks into the playoffs. The San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference and the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers in the Eastern Conference are duking it out to see who gets to the NBA Finals...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 11,880 reads 59 comments

  23. 4 Draft Prospects Guaranteed to Interest the Milwaukee Bucks

    The Milwaukee Bucks will be drafting second in the NBA draft, which means they'll be able to get almost anyone they want. That greatly simplifies things, as there are probably no more than four players they will consider taking on draft night...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 7,570 reads 42 comments

  24. What's at Stake for Philadelphia 76ers in 2014 NBA Draft Lottery?

    The Philadelphia 76ers have more riding on the 2014 NBA draft lottery than any other team. No club has committed as deeply to acquiring balls as the Sixers have—or sacrificed as much to get them...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 13,219 reads 62 comments

  25. 6 NBA Lottery Teams Set for Postseason Run Next Season

    So, you’re sitting at home watching the NBA playoffs, but your team isn’t in it. You’re thinking, “Next year we’ll make a run...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 months ago 4,154 reads 18 comments