1. 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 5 months ago 20,843 reads 29 comments

  2. 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 5 months ago 21,563 reads 1 comments

  3. 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 5 months ago 32,987 reads 186 comments

  4. 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 5 months ago 133,650 reads 164 comments

  5. 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 5 months ago 101,103 reads 166 comments

  6. 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 5 months ago 37,577 reads 53 comments

  7. 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 6 months ago 20,756 reads 56 comments

  8. 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 6 months ago 20,902 reads 39 comments

  9. 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 6 months ago 1,593 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 6 months ago 16,560 reads 9 comments

  11. 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 6 months ago 115,235 reads 289 comments

  12. 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 6 months ago 85,108 reads 68 comments

  13. 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 6 months ago 72,301 reads 35 comments

  14. 2016-17 NBA Superstar Rankings: Season's Start Edition

    With gravity-defying dunks, momentum-swinging jumpers, dazzling dribbles and flashy feeds, the NBA 's leading superstars seem to put on a show every night...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 91,934 reads 183 comments

  15. Dwyane Wade Making Himself at Home in Chicago and Thursday NBA Takeaways

    It took Dwyane Wade all of one game with the Chicago Bulls to knock down more than half as many three-pointers (four) as he drilled throughout his entire swan song with the Miami Heat (seven)...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 76,064 reads 88 comments

  16. Denver Nuggets Need Emmanuel Mudiay to Be a Leader First, Star Second

    DENVER — Emmanuel Mudiay knows how different the NBA will feel during his sophomore season. Rookie excuses no longer fly for the No. 7 pick in the 2015 draft...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 12,346 reads 7 comments

  17. NBA Depth-Chart Projections for All 30 Teams Entering 2016-17 Season

    Most NBA teams have made those final, painful roster cuts and delivered the bad news to the players on the wrong side of them. But for each bit of bad news, there's corresponding happiness from a man who made the active roster...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 131,398 reads 179 comments

  18. Fantasy Basketball Sleepers: Ranking the Top 10 Picks for 2016-17

    Winning your fantasy basketball league isn't just about who you select in the opening rounds. Sure, your team needs a stud on it...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 22,570 reads 3 comments

  19. Bleacher Report's Ultimate 2016-17 NBA Re-Draft: Season Results & Awards

    If you haven't yet seen the detailed explanation of the B/R NBA re-draft's first 30 picks or the the 13-man rosters, you should. This will make a lot more sense that way...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 27,516 reads 16 comments

  20. Bleacher Report's Ultimate 2016-17 NBA Re-Draft: Full 13-Round Results

    Sorry, Minnesota Timberwolves fans. You're no longer allowed to root for Karl-Anthony Towns, but we're giving you Kyrie Irving to make up for the loss...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 22,083 reads 21 comments

  21. Bleacher Report's Ultimate 2016-17 NBA Re-Draft: 1st-Round Results

    Stephen Curry still plays for one of the NBA 's Western Conference superpowers, but it's not the one you might expect. LeBron James is taking his talents to.....

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 98,906 reads 204 comments

  22. One Burning Question Every NBA Team Must Answer by End of 2016 Preseason

    Nothing is certain at this stage of the NBA calendar. We think Stephen Curry , Kevin Durant , Draymond Green, Klay Thompson and the Golden State Warriors will run roughshod over the league...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 43,647 reads 76 comments

  23. Detroit Pistons Complete 2016-17 Season Preview

    "I don't think we could have written the story any better," Reggie Jackson told reporters after he helped the Detroit Pistons clinch their first playoff berth since 2009 with a 13-point victory over the Washington Wizards ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 2,163 reads 5 comments

  24. Every NBA Team's Biggest 2016-17 Offseason Regret

    NBA perfection is nearly impossible. No team can exit the offseason in flawless fashion. Not even the Golden State Warriors, despite inking Kevin Durant to a new contract and retaining all of their superstars...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 7 months ago 49,615 reads 65 comments

  25. How Disadvantaged Would the Detroit Pistons Be Without Reggie Jackson?

    The Detroit Pistons ' near-perfect offseason, one that inched the long-suffering franchise closer to the top of the Eastern Conference standings, just became a little less perfect...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 7 months ago 21,720 reads 88 comments