1. 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 1 year ago 20,795 reads 56 comments

  2. 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 1 year ago 20,921 reads 39 comments

  3. 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 1 year ago 1,603 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 1 year ago 16,779 reads 9 comments

  5. 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 1 year ago 115,291 reads 289 comments

  6. 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 1 year ago 85,296 reads 68 comments

  7. 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 1 year ago 72,361 reads 35 comments

  8. 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 1 year ago 92,508 reads 183 comments

  9. 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 1 year ago 76,134 reads 88 comments

  10. 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 1 year ago 12,372 reads 7 comments

  11. 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 1 year ago 132,130 reads 179 comments

  12. 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 1 year ago 22,888 reads 3 comments

  13. 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 1 year ago 27,607 reads 16 comments

  14. 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 1 year ago 23,204 reads 21 comments

  15. 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 1 year ago 99,404 reads 204 comments

  16. 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 1 year ago 43,718 reads 76 comments

  17. 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 1 year ago 2,198 reads 5 comments

  18. 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 1 year ago 49,671 reads 65 comments

  19. 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 1 year ago 21,765 reads 88 comments

  20. Ranking the Worst NBA Contracts Entering the 2016-17 Season

    All members of the NBA make a lot of money, but some of them earn too much. We're not talking about players such as LeBron James and Kevin Durant who would be paid twice as much in a free market...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 4,103 reads 3 comments

  21. Denver Nuggets Banking on Young Stars, Healthy Vets to Be 2016-17's NBA Sleeper

    DENVER — Fresh off a 33-49 campaign, yet oozing untapped potential, the Denver Nuggets internally believe they can end a playoff drought that stretches back to 2013. "I think we have some guys on our team that last year...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 1,556 reads 2 comments

  22. Miami Heat's 2016-17 Season Outlook Is Dire with Chris Bosh Reportedly Out Again

    Chris Bosh and the Miami Heat 's worst nightmares appear to be coming true. After the All-Star power forward's 2015-16 campaign was cut short by a second bout with blood clots, ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 16,781 reads 46 comments

  23. NBA Predictions 2016-17: Win-Loss Projections for Every Team, Pre-Training Camp

    Enjoy your NBA team's undefeated record while it lasts. Though everyone will take an unblemished win-loss tally into training camp and the preseason, even the star-studded Golden ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 130,345 reads 274 comments

  24. Atlanta Hawks Complete 2016-17 NBA Season Preview

    "My goal is to start as point guard.  If this doesn't happen, I will look for other opportunities," Dennis Schroder told German paper  Bild during an October 2015 interview (as translated by Sportando )...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 3,684 reads 2 comments

  25. Denver Nuggets Complete 2016-17 NBA Season Preview

    With just under three seconds remaining in the NBA's March 23 contest involving the Philadelphia 76ers, Emmanuel Mudiay had already recorded 24 points, 11 rebounds and four assists for the Denver Nuggets ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 year ago 3,895 reads 6 comments