1. Friday NBA Roundup: OKC Loss Can't Diminish Russell Westbrook's Historic Streak

    With 7:46 remaining in the fourth quarter, Russell Westbrook found himself in perfect rebounding position under the basket...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 36,532 reads 85 comments

  2. Thursday NBA Roundup: Warriors on Pace to Have Top Offense in League History

    The Golden State Warriors were held in check by an inspired effort from Rudy Gobert during a 17-point third quarter. But they were their typical high-scoring selves for the other 36 minutes of Thursday night's road matchup with the Utah Jazz ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 44,952 reads 70 comments

  3. Tuesday NBA Roundup: John Wall's Career Night Can't Mask Wizards' Struggles

    With 23.5 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter Tuesday night, John Wall strode to the free-throw line and calmly knocked down a pair of freebies—his 10th and 11th of the night...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 18,745 reads 47 comments

  4. Wilson Chandler Emerging as Rare Bright Spot Amid Denver Nuggets' Struggles

    DENVER — No one could have predicted this type of breakthrough from Wilson Chandler. He'd missed the entire 2015-16 NBA season, continuing to heal a hip injury suffered in China one year prior...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 1,050 reads 2 comments

  5. 2016-17 NBA Fantasy Basketball: Best Buy-Low Trade Candidates

    Want to make the other members of your fantasy basketball league mad at you? Don't cheat. Collusion is bad . We're not recommending anything nefarious...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 20,021 reads 8 comments

  6. Thursday NBA Roundup: Clippers Erasing Any Doubt They Are Among League's Best

    The Los Angeles Clippers are true NBA title contenders. Truthfully, we should've known as much before Thursday night's 113-94 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers , but ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 16,964 reads 45 comments

  7. Tuesday NBA Roundup: Mike Conley's Injury Means Dark Days Ahead for Grizzlies

    Everything was finally going right for the Memphis Grizzlies . Other than Chandler Parsons and Tony Allen, the key pieces on Beale Street had been healthy and active during the early portion of the 2016-17 campaign...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 12,576 reads 17 comments

  8. 2016-17 NBA Awards: Naming Favorites in Each Category Through November

    The NBA doesn't hand out its major awards—Most Improved Player, Coach of the Year, Sixth Man of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year and Most Valuable Player—until the season has run its course...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 36,687 reads 84 comments

  9. 2016-17 NBA Superstar Rankings: Top 5 Players at Every Position So Far

    Is 2016-17 the NBA 's year of the youngster? Sure, veterans such as LeBron James, Kevin Durant , James Harden and Russell Westbrook are dominating...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 249,468 reads 425 comments

  10. Strangest Stats from the Young 2016-17 NBA Season

    Some NBA statistics make sense. Are we really surprised the Golden State Warriors are dominating on offense, or that LeBron James is throwing up more big numbers? Is it outlandish ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 43,778 reads 54 comments

  11. 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 4 months ago 24,480 reads 39 comments

  12. 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 4 months ago 3,090 reads 2 comments

  13. DeMar DeRozan Is Rewriting the Definition of Superstar Efficiency

    DENVER — In the waning moments of an NBA basketball game, with the score tied 102-102, in the year 2016, DeMar DeRozan calmly dribbled the ball down the court, one possession after he'd given his Toronto Raptors the lead on a 20-foot jumper...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 20,822 reads 29 comments

  14. NBA Fantasy Basketball 2016-17: Deep Sleepers That Could Be Hidden Keys

    Your fantasy basketball team isn't perfect. Sorry. That's just the truth. Don't worry, though, because we're here to help...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 21,387 reads 1 comments

  15. Tuesday NBA Roundup: LeBron James, Cavs Leave No Doubt They Still Rule the East

    Since dismantling an alleged " superteam " to open their season, the Cleveland Cavaliers have left little doubt they're the squad to beat in the Eastern Conference...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 32,973 reads 186 comments

  16. NBA Players Who Already Need a Trade

    Talent can only get you so far in the NBA . Without receiving a proper opportunity, players are doomed to struggle in roles that weren't made for them...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 133,626 reads 164 comments

  17. 2016-17 NBA Superstar Rankings: Kawhi Leonard Leaving No Doubt About Status

    Though some NBA players with lesser reputations have thrived during the opening segment of the 2016-17 season, a pack of MVP candidates has emerged, led by plenty of expected names...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 100,845 reads 166 comments

  18. Thursday NBA Roundup: Dwyane Wade Returns to Miami as New Chapter Continues

    Dwyane Wade earned this one. His performance during the Chicago Bulls ' 98-95 victory over the Miami Heat won't stack up against his career bests...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 37,570 reads 53 comments

  19. Biggest Early Surprises of the 2016-17 NBA Season

    Did you predict that the Cleveland Cavaliers would storm out and post the league's best record through the first two weeks of the 2016-17 season? Did you know LeBron James, Russell ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 20,717 reads 56 comments

  20. NBA Tuesday Roundup: Offseason Changes Paying Dividends for Atlanta Hawks

    If the Atlanta Hawks are to prove doubters wrong and continue asserting themselves as fringe Eastern Conference contenders — after the departures of Jeff Teague and Al ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 20,896 reads 39 comments

  21. 5 NBA Teams That Should Already Be Looking to Make a Trade

    Not every struggling NBA team needs to panic just yet. Take the Boston Celtics for example. Even though they've won only three of their first six games and have been so porous ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 1,589 reads 0 comments

  22. Predicting the Biggest Busts of the 2016-17 NBA Fantasy Basketball Season

    Cross your fingers and hope you don't have one of the players on this list. If you do, pray you took them later than they've typically come off the board...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 16,455 reads 9 comments

  23. Thursday NBA Roundup: Motivated Kevin Durant Should Terrify Rest of the League

    Could there have been something special driving Kevin Durant ? On a night filled with photographer outfits , trash-talking jabs directed at the benches, fury-laden rejections ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 115,192 reads 289 comments

  24. Tuesday NBA Roundup: Stephen Curry Masking Golden State Warriors' Problems

    After their 127-104 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night, it's easy to assume the Golden State Warriors have finally shown what they can do when operating at full strength...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 85,085 reads 68 comments

  25. NBA Rookies 2016-17: Youngsters Who Will Make Teams Regret Passing on Them

    There's always talent lurking in the hidden depths of the NBA 's pool of eligible players. 2015-16 saw Josh Richardson and Norman Powell become important players after they were ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 72,254 reads 35 comments