1. A Do-over for Every Major NBA Free-Agency Signing This Offseason

    Well, it's officially the dead period of the NBA offseason. The draft is long past, all the major free agents have been snatched up and essentially all excitement has died off until October...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 12 months ago 5,250 reads 21 comments

  2. The Most Original NBA Jerseys of the Last 20 Years

    The New Orleans Pelicans recently unveiled the uniforms they'll be wearing for the 2013-14 season, and the overwhelming sentiment seemed to be this: boring. And that's not too surprising...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 12 months ago 47,945 reads 92 comments

  3. Who the Space Jam Aliens Would Steal Talents from in 2013

    There can't be more than four or five people in the world who haven't seen Space Jam at this point, but if you're one of them, just give the movie's Wikipedia page a quick glance...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 27,988 reads 68 comments

  4. Who Will Be OKC Thunder's Third Option Behind Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook?

    The Oklahoma City Thunder may be one of the three or four best teams in the league, but they have a major question to answer this season...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 7,125 reads 36 comments

  5. New NBA Rosters We Can't Wait to See on Court Next Year

    The 2013 NBA offseason has been a pretty crazy one. More than a few teams have completely shaken up their rosters through either risky trades, big free-agency signings or one of the most compelling drafts in recent memory...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 39,804 reads 191 comments

  6. Handing Out Awards for 2013 NBA Offseason

    The 2013 NBA offseason is winding down. Sure, there may be a few more moves made, but it's hard to imagine anything really significant happening until the season starts...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 54,696 reads 204 comments

  7. 10 NBA Players Heading into Make-or-Break Seasons

    It goes without saying that the 2013-14 season is important to everyone in the NBA . But for a few select players around the league, it means a little bit more. For some guys, it's a make-or-break season...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 66,386 reads 322 comments

  8. Biggest Reason Why Each NBA Team Won't Win a Championship in 2014

    Not every team has a chance at the 2014 NBA title, but it sure feels that way. It's hard to remember a year the championship seemed this wide open—there's a clear top five ...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 51,224 reads 219 comments

  9. NBA Throwback Jerseys We Want Resurrected Next Season

    It's always fun to see NBA teams wearing throwback jerseys. Even if the jerseys are downright ugly (and let's be honest, lots of them are), they're at least something different, and they grant fans a peek at that team's history...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 105,834 reads 278 comments

  10. Ranking the Biggest 2013 NBA Free-Agency Re-Signings so Far

    NBA fans love when their team adds a big new player. It's fun, it's exciting and it often feels like they could be that one piece that pushes the team back to the top. Be honest, we've all been there...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 26,589 reads 50 comments

  11. Ranking Every Big-Time NBA Agent's Performance in Free Agency Thus Far

    You've undoubtedly read dozens of articles ranking and grading the NBA 's biggest free agents, but probably not so many ranking actual NBA agents—the player representatives themselves...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 10,753 reads 16 comments

  12. Best Under-the-Radar Options for LA Lakers to Upgrade Pathetic Bench

    The Los Angeles Lakers need a bench upgrade. Big time. A weak bench obviously isn't the worst of the Lakers' problems...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 30,745 reads 52 comments

  13. NBA Draft 2013: Ranking the Best and Worst Picks

    Ranking the best and worst picks in the 2013 NBA draft is more difficult than in past years since most teams seem to be getting (gasp) smarter about who they're choosing and when they're doing it...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 15,950 reads 25 comments

  14. Why Kevin McHale's Houston Rockets Would Be Perfect for Dwight Howard's Legacy

    Some might say that Dwight Howard has a difficult decision facing him this summer, but actually, it's not that tough at all. Because the Houston Rockets would be absolutely perfect for Howard and his legacy...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 9,286 reads 41 comments

  15. Will Tim Duncan Retire On Top If San Antonio Spurs Win 2013 NBA Title?

    There's a good chance you've read 60-odd “Tim Duncan is still underrated” columns over the past week or so, so rest assured, this isn't one of them (though just for the record, Duncan is still underrated)...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 5,724 reads 5 comments

  16. Timeline of Every Shoe LeBron James Wore This Season

    Behind every great superstar there's usually a great pair of sneakers. In LeBron James ' case, there are a lot of pairs of sneakers. Seriously. A lot. LeBron showed off an extensive (and impressive) collection of sneakers this season...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 21,955 reads 17 comments

  17. Predicting the Richest Contracts of 2013 NBA Free Agency

    The NBA Finals may be in full swing right now, but that's essentially inconsequential to every team in the league not named the Miami Heat or San Antonio Spurs...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 10,300 reads 9 comments

  18. Bleacher Report's 2013 NBA Playoffs Consolation Bracket

    Okay, there's a pretty good chance (read: a 100 percent chance) that this idea never happens. But honestly, how cool would a consolation NBA playoffs be? The idea is exactly how it sounds...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 5,878 reads 13 comments

  19. Craziest Tantrums and Freakouts of 2012-13 NBA Season

    It's no secret that emotions are a big part of basketball—maybe even the biggest part. Basketball is an emotional game, and that holds true for everyone from players to coaches and even fans...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 31,099 reads 17 comments

  20. Sickest Sneakers of the NBA Playoffs

    The NBA as a whole has gone a bit fashion crazy recently, and not in a good way. But I'm happy to report that for every bad jacket or pair of lensless glasses, there's a sick pair of sneakers to make up for it...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 46,961 reads 70 comments

  21. 20 Most Astonishing Photos of the 2013 NBA Playoffs

    We've got plenty of the 2013 NBA playoffs left to go, and already the amazing and astonishing moments are piling up. Every postseason is memorable in its own way, but this year it seems even more memorable than usual...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 1 year ago 22,240 reads 28 comments

  22. The Best and Worst Tattoos on NBA Playoff Ballers

    There are way more tattoos in the NBA than there are players at this point, so choosing between the best and worst of them can be pretty tough. Even if we're just talking about playoff ballers...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 88,346 reads 68 comments

  23. NBA Free-Agents-to-Be Who Killed Their Market Value in Playoffs

    The NBA playoffs are all about a shot at the title, but for every future free agent participating, it's also a chance to up their market value...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 188 reads 36 comments

  24. How the NBA Playoffs Would Have Played out Without Injuries to Stars

    That's right. The NBA playoffs with no injuries. How great would that be? For once there wouldn't be any second-guessing or any talk of asterisks being thrown onto titles. We would definitively know the best team in the NBA...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 1,794 reads 21 comments

  25. How a Crowd Can Swing an NBA Playoff Game

    There's not a lot of hard data on how a crowd can affect an NBA playoff game. There are no studies showing how much a crowd contributes to a huge run or a key defensive stop in the fourth quarter...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 1,982 reads 8 comments