1. Will Steve Kerr Be Another Faux Savior for New York Knicks?

    In recent years, the New York Knicks have made a habit out of stretching the truth, feigning turnarounds and selling starry-eyed futures borne from a complete disregard for reality...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 16,546 reads 37 comments

  2. Kevin Durant Can't Take Back Seat to Russell Westbrook Now

    Russell Westbrook can only be Russell Westbrook if it doesn't come at the expense of Kevin Durant being Kevin Durant...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 4,025 reads 6 comments

  3. Report: Chicago Bulls Will Explore Carlos Boozer Trade Scenarios

    Amnestying Carlos Boozer isn't something the Chicago Bulls are interested in doing if they can trade him instead. Go figure...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 44,803 reads 282 comments

  4. MVP Favorite Kevin Durant Facing Major Pressure to Save OKC Thunder Season

    Burdens don't come much heavier than the load Kevin Durant is bearing now for the Oklahoma City Thunder . One more loss to the Memphis Grizzlies and the Thunder are done, their season over, their championship quest foiled once again...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 5,520 reads 24 comments

  5. Report: Mark Jackson Doesn't Want Jerry West Attending Team Activities

    Either Mark Jackson is allergic to NBA Hall of Famers, or he's an amalgam of supremely stubborn and oddly high maintenance. Many of the Golden State Warriors head coach's tactics and preferences are weird or inexplicable...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 25,772 reads 35 comments

  6. Ranking the Top Performers from the 2013-14 NBA Postseason

    Watching the best of the NBA 's best is exhilarating. Watching the best of the best at their best is even more of a thrill. So, basically, the NBA playoffs are a godsend...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 2,496 reads 30 comments

  7. Is James Harden's Superstar Status on the Line vs. Portland Trail Blazers?

    James Harden has been awful during these NBA playoffs. He has been a dream for the Portland Trail Blazers . He has been the Houston Rockets ' worst nightmare. He has been testy and irritable...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 6,230 reads 103 comments

  8. Are Miami Heat Suddenly the 2014 NBA Title Favorites Again?

    Well, that certainly didn't take long. The Miami Heat succeeded in making quick work of the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday night, completing the first-round series sweep with a 109-98 victory in Game 4...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 21,026 reads 163 comments

  9. Report: NY Knicks Working to Hire Steve Kerr After 1st Round of NBA Playoffs

    Step into the New York Knicks ' web, Steve Kerr . Sources tell ESPN.com's Marc Stein that the Knicks are working feverishly to install Kerr as Mike Woodson's successor: ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 48,860 reads 168 comments

  10. Mark Jackson: Los Angeles Clippers Fans Should Boycott Game 5

    Golden State Warriors head coach Mark Jackson is a man of many words, so he naturally has some advice for Los Angeles Clippers fans leading into Game 5: Stay away ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 39,288 reads 266 comments

  11. Report: Los Angeles Lakers Resisting Picking Up Mike D'Antoni's 2015-16 Option

    Mike D'Antoni is planning ahead. Although it's unknown whether the Los Angeles Lakers want their head coach to return for next season, USA Today 's Sam Amick brings word that D'Antoni is pushing the Lakers to exercise his 2015-16 option..

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 24,672 reads 110 comments

  12. Los Angeles Clippers' Biggest Test Has Yet to Come

    In the most unfortunate way possible, the Los Angeles Clippers haven't seen, faced or overcome anything yet...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 7,844 reads 26 comments

  13. Predicting the Next Wave of NBA MVP Candidates

    Tomorrow is in good hands. Contrary to what many of us may hope, current NBA superstars won't be around forever. They are rich and they are famous, but they are also mortal. It stinks, I know...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 32,393 reads 197 comments

  14. Andre Igoudala, Harrison Barnes' Game 4 Performances Must Be Rule, Not Exception

    Pulling off an upset of the Los Angeles Clippers demands the Golden State Warriors look as good on the court as they do on paper...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 12,871 reads 20 comments

  15. NBA Players Association Wants Say in Donald Sterling's Punishment

    Donald Sterling's racially charged tirade sparked plenty of reaction from the NBA 's players, who have now made it clear they want a say in how he's punished...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 30,583 reads 78 comments

  16. 2014 NBA Playoffs: Recapping 1st-Round Action from Sunday

    The NBA playoff show must go on. It wants to go on. The first round of the NBA playoffs continues Sunday with four pivotal games that will go a long way in determining which teams advance to the second round and which teams go home early...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 20,376 reads 2 comments

  17. Despite Donald Sterling, the 2014 NBA Playoffs Have Been Insanely Fun

    The 2014 NBA playoffs will not be ruined. Not even by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. Once TMZ released an audiotape of Sterling allegedly making vile, racially ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 8,276 reads 61 comments

  18. Paul George's Superstar Status on Line During Indiana Pacers' Playoff Campaign

    Once Paul George put pen to paper on his max contract extension in September, everything changed. His earning potential, his status, his responsibilities—everything...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 4,252 reads 60 comments

  19. Golden State Warriors' Joe Lacob: 'We Are Going to Re-Sign Klay Thompson'

    In 2011, by way of losing and pingpong balls, Klay Thompson splash landed with the Golden State Warriors . Now, nearly three wonderful years later, he's not going anywhere...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 7,248 reads 17 comments

  20. Why Nobody Should Expect LaMarcus Aldridge's Dominance to Slow Down

    There might be a way for the Houston Rockets to slow down Portland Trail Blazers superstar LaMarcus Aldridge . Just don't count on them finding it...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 4,289 reads 21 comments

  21. Oscar Robertson: Carmelo Anthony Should Leave New York Knicks

    In the (unlikely) event Carmelo Anthony decides to start living by the code, "Do whatever Oscar Robertson tells you to do," the New York Knicks will soon be one superstar lighter...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 46,435 reads 264 comments

  22. What the Houston Rockets Have to Do to Save Their Season

    So much for the Houston Rockets easily dispatching the Portland Trail Blazers . Plenty of people had the Rockets taking care of business against Portland, myself included...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 4,900 reads 51 comments

  23. James Harden Gets into It with Reporter, Says 'Game 3 Is Our Season'

    James Harden isn't so much a sore loser as he is a cranky, someone-give-that-guy-a-Snickers loser. Following their 112-105 Game 2 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers , the Houston Rockets predictably weren't in good spirits or especially chatty...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 155,326 reads 329 comments

  24. Is Tony Allen the Memphis Grizzlies' Kevin Durant Stopper?

    Among the most mythical creatures—right up there with unicorns, Minotaurs and Gorgons—there is thought to be the seldom-referenced Kevin Durant Stopper. As it turns out, said creature may exist...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 3,112 reads 11 comments

  25. Can the Indiana Pacers Solve Their Chemistry Crisis and Save Their Season?

    Order was briefly restored to the Indiana Pacers following their Game 2 victory over the Atlanta Hawks Tuesday night. For a few glorious and essential moments, a decaying powerhouse seeking refuge from self-furnished chaos found sanctuary in winning..

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 1,026 reads 6 comments