1. LeBron James, Cavs Making Hero Ball Work and Other Friday Takeaways

    Heading into the season, if there was an NBA team that was supposed to buck the anti-hero-ball trend that's swept the NBA in recent years, replaced by ball-sharing systems that ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 38,685 reads 202 comments

  2. Allen Iverson Would Be Interested in a Philadelphia 76ers' Front Office Role

    What if I told you that Allen Iverson wants a chance to help the Philadelphia 76ers break out of their seemingly never-ending cycle of rebuilding, and he wasn't going to score ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 8,277 reads 8 comments

  3. Ranking Top 5 NBA Stars at Each Spot: Young Bigs Starting to Leave Major Marks

    The NBA 's young studs are arriving in frontcourts everywhere. We're not just talking about Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins , or else that verb would be in the past tense. After all, they've definitely already arrived as unquestioned studs...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 40,101 reads 182 comments

  4. Kyle Lowry Trying to Save Toronto Raptors' Season and Other Friday NBA Takeaways

    The Toronto Raptors , who had lost nine of their last 10 games heading into a Friday night affair with the Miami Heat , desperately need a spark as they try to remain near the top of the Eastern Conference standings...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 23,065 reads 64 comments

  5. Dallas Mavericks Are Most Vulnerable Team in Western Conference Playoff Picture

    The Dallas Mavericks should thank their lucky stars—no, not the hockey Stars, as they're at the very bottom of the NHL's Central Division—that they're still a few games up on the two teams duking it out for the No...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 10,940 reads 45 comments

  6. Breaking Down the NBA's Insanely Competitive MVP Race

    The MVP race is heating up, with five candidates surging in a remarkably close battle for the NBA 's ultimate individual award...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 83,969 reads 413 comments

  7. Ranking Top 5 NBA Stars at Each Position: Russell Westbrook Shaking Up PG Debate

    Some positions in the NBA have clear-cut hierarchies at this stage of the 2014-15 season, especially when injured players aren't included in the equation. But others have no easy answers...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 316,291 reads 661 comments

  8. Updated 2015 Win-Loss Projections for Every NBA Team Entering March

    The stretch run of the NBA season is upon us, with a select group of squads still competing for playoff seeds and higher positioning near the top of each conference's ladder...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 223,400 reads 547 comments

  9. The Most Exciting NBA Stars Since the Michael Jordan Era

    How do you not love the NBA right now? The 1980s and 1990s may often be referred to as the golden age of professional basketball, but the last decade has pumped forth one entertaining player after another...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 47,670 reads 255 comments

  10. Examining LeBron James' Place Among the NBA's Greatest Passers Ever

    It's hard to point a finger at any one facet of LeBron James ' game and exclaim, "That's exactly what has made him such a special player!" This total package —not just ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 6,845 reads 20 comments

  11. NBA Superstar Rankings 2015: Russell Westbrook's Rise Can't Be Denied

    The NBA seems to be Russell Westbrook 's personal plaything right now. Fresh off his MVP performance at the All-Star Game in Madison Square Garden, the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard has continued his breathtaking pace...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 30,649 reads 204 comments

  12. Nobody Comes Close to Matching Kevin Garnett in Minnesota Timberwolves History

    When Kevin Garnett makes his season debut for the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night against the Washington Wizards , he won't just be an aging veteran...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 8,521 reads 21 comments

  13. The Biggest X-Factor for Every 2015 NBA Title Contender

    Aren't we supposed to have some idea of which teams are truly the biggest title threats at this point in the season? The All-Star break is behind us, and players can no longer be traded, so rosters are pretty much set for the stretch runs...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 80,737 reads 245 comments

  14. Ranking Every NBA Team's Starting 5, Post-2015 Trade Deadline

    Starting fives aren't all that matters in the NBA , but they're pretty darn important. After all, the five men who begin the game on the court tend to play the most minutes...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 372,461 reads 399 comments

  15. NBA Trade Deadline 2015: Deal Recaps and Grades for Every Team

    The 2015 trade deadline was eerily quiet in the days leading up to the Thursday activity, but that ultimately proved to be the calm before the storm...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 315,914 reads 447 comments

  16. Kevin Garnett, Timberwolves Come Away Winners in Trade Back to Minnesota

    If you were a diehard NBA fan during the early 2000s, you may want to get out the tissues, especially if the Minnesota Timberwolves were your team of choice. Trust me. They'll be tears of joy...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 101,969 reads 85 comments

  17. Why Denver Nuggets Hold All the Cards Heading into NBA Trade Deadline Day

    With clocks ticking toward the 2015 NBA trade deadline, the Denver Nuggets have been sitting in the driver's seat for a large portion of the festivities...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 23,542 reads 93 comments

  18. John Henson's Value Has Never Been Greater to Milwaukee Bucks' Future

    The Milwaukee Bucks have served as one of the NBA 's more pleasant surprises this season, with the team becoming a cohesive unit under Jason Kidd's supervision and emerging as a highly competitive squad in the Eastern Conference...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 8,473 reads 11 comments

  19. Which Rumored Team Is Top Fit for Goran Dragic Entering 2015 NBA Trade Deadline?

    The Goran Dragic era in the desert is about to be over. As first reported by USA Today 's Sam Amick , "Goran Dragic wants out of Phoenix...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 86,017 reads 396 comments

  20. 2015 NBA Superstar Rankings: League's Best on Full Display at All-Star Weekend

    New York City hosted the NBA 's best and brightest during All-Star Weekend, and plenty of stars showed up ready to strut their stuff...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 25,399 reads 94 comments

  21. What Every NBA Team Should Do at 2015 Trade Deadline

    In a few short days, NBA rosters will be just about locked into place for the rest of the season. Some teams will waive players, add D-League contributors or find a way to land rotation ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 149,608 reads 191 comments

  22. Damian Lillard Drops Incredible Freestyle Rap About Growing Up in Oakland

    For decades now, rap and the NBA have been inextricably intertwined, with each culture bleeding into the other. Rappers want to play basketball and constantly drop the names of star players in their verses...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 264,837 reads 110 comments

  23. Rudy Gobert Shows His Time Is Now in Rising Stars Challenge Breakout Performance

    It's hard to avoid standing out when you're 7'2" with a 7'9" wingspan that would make even Anthony Davis jealous. Rudy Gobert is anything but inconspicuous...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 76,458 reads 112 comments

  24. New York Knicks Owner James Dolan Offers Explanation for Response Email to Fan

    We've all been there before. You're having a bad day. Maybe you poured a glass of sour milk and drank it in a somnambulant stupor before spitting that foul taste all over the kitchen...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 3,449 reads 11 comments

  25. Best Potential Free-Agent Landing Spots for Amar'e Stoudemire If Bought out

    Amar'e Stoudemire isn't going to remain without a team for very long if he and the New York Knicks agree on a buyout...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 11,246 reads 29 comments