1. Grading Los Angeles Lakers' Trade Deadline Performance

    Let’s just say that the 2014 NBA trade deadline was a dud. After weeks of rumors and speculation that the Los Angeles Lakers wanted to trade Pau Gasol , Jordan Hill and ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 8,029 reads 20 comments

  2. NBA Dunk of the Night from Tuesday, February 18

    Gerald Green of the Phoenix Suns earned NBA Dunk of the Night honors for putting Denver Nuggets big man Kenneth Faried on a poster following an alley-oop feed from point guard Goran Dragic ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 882 reads 3 comments

  3. Gerald Green Goes Way Up to Dunk on High-Flying Kenneth Faried

    Phoenix Suns swingman Gerald Green may not have competed in the 2014 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, but his alley-oop slam over Denver Nuggets big man Kenneth Faried is a reminder that he should have been present in New Orleans ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 109,028 reads 108 comments

  4. Miami Heat Reportedly Rejecting Trade Inquiries for Norris Cole

    With the Feb. 20 NBA trade deadline fast approaching, the two-time defending champion Miami Heat are reportedly rejecting all trade offers for point guard Norris Cole ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 25,236 reads 81 comments

  5. Post 2014 NBA All-Star Break Predictions for Los Angeles Lakers

    The first half of the 2013-14 NBA season wasn’t what the Los Angeles Lakers envisioned, as the injury-riddled roster stumbled to an 18-35 record entering the All-Star break—tied ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 13,053 reads 10 comments

  6. LeBron James, Kobe Bryant Top Forbes' List of 2013 NBA Endorsement Deal Earners

    To the surprise of no one, Miami Heat four-time MVP LeBron James and Los Angeles Lakers five-time champion Kobe Bryant are incredibly wealthy...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 42,242 reads 24 comments

  7. Brooklyn Nets Reportedly Interested in Trading Jason Terry for Jarrett Jack

    According to ESPNNewYork .com's Ohm Youngmisuk , the Brooklyn Nets are interested in trading for Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Jarrett Jack and could send struggling veteran Jason Terry over in the potential swap...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 36,511 reads 66 comments

  8. 6 NBA Teams That Would Be Best Potential Fits for Andre Miller Trade

    Veteran Denver Nuggets point guard Andre Miller is utterly uninterested in returning to the team and wants to be dealt, so it’s time for suitors to swoop in and acquire him via trade prior to the Feb...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 3,782 reads 14 comments

  9. Boston Celtics Reportedly Want Two 1st-Round Picks in Any Rajon Rondo Trade

    NBA teams targeting Boston Celtics star point guard Rajon Rondo via trade moving forward may have to cut their losses, because the C’s reportedly want two first-round picks in return if he’s to be dealt prior to the Feb...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 42,006 reads 223 comments

  10. Kobe Bryant Says He Doesn't Want Input on LA Lakers 2014 Free Agency Plans

    Los Angeles Lakers owner Jim Buss, general manager Mitch Kupchak and the rest of the team’s front office will be faced with the arduous task of putting a championship-caliber ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 10,088 reads 6 comments

  11. Sacramento Kings Owner: Previous Management Advised Trading DeMarcus Cousins

    Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive, who bought the franchise from the Maloof brothers in 2013, was reportedly told by previous management to rid the team of DeMarcus Cousins ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 15,406 reads 69 comments

  12. Multiple Records Shattered in 2014 NBA All-Star Game

    Thanks in large part to an impressive shortage of defense, the Eastern and the Western Conferences combined to score a record 318 points in the 2014 NBA All-Star Game ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 6,823 reads 4 comments

  13. Kevin Durant Names His All-Time NBA Mount Rushmore

    Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant has divulged his all-time NBA Mount Rushmore, which includes two Los Angeles Lakers legends...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 195,727 reads 602 comments

  14. Full Predictions for 2014 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

    The NBA Slam Dunk Contest is always the most hyped event leading up to NBA All-Star weekend, and 2014’s edition will be no different...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 71,980 reads 75 comments

  15. Carmelo Anthony: 'I'm Not Being Traded'

    New York Knicks fans pining for their favorite team to trade All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony for a bounty of assets prior to the Feb. 20 NBA trade deadline are going to have a bad time...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 30,039 reads 148 comments

  16. For Some Reason, Pau Gasol Still Wants to Stay with LA Lakers

    After plodding through years of scrutiny from media members and fans while also butting heads with his new coach and experiencing back-to-back disappointing seasons, Los Angeles ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 6,955 reads 49 comments

  17. NBA Reportedly Considering Expansion of All-Star Break

    Could NBA All-Star weekend be expanded to NBA All-Star week in the near future? New NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is reportedly open to the idea of expanding the All-Star break, ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 27,033 reads 30 comments

  18. 10 Things We Can't Wait to See at 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend

    After weeks of buildup and All-Star-snub talk, the 2014 NBA All-Star weekend is finally upon us. With six total events lined up for the fans through Sunday, there are numerous subplots and possibilities we simply can’t wait to see...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 10,567 reads 10 comments

  19. Grading Los Angeles Lakers Players at 2014 NBA All-Star Break

    At the 2014 NBA All-Star break, the Los Angeles Lakers have an 18-35 record (tied for fourth-worst in the league with the Sacramento Kings ) and no representatives heading to New Orleans ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 5,400 reads 11 comments

  20. Confident Blake Griffin, Healthy Chris Paul Make Clippers Pretty Darn Imposing

    Los Angeles Clippers All-Star big man Blake Griffin blossomed as an NBA player with Chris Paul sidelined, and now that his floor general is back in the lineup, the Clips are more dangerous than they’ve ever been before...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 3,195 reads 8 comments

  21. NBA Dunk of the Night from Wednesday, February 12

    Miami Heat superstar LeBron James earned NBA Dunk of the Night honors for the second consecutive night for his nasty reverse slam against the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 297 reads 0 comments

  22. Trevor Ariza Fouls James Harden at Worst Time, Sets Up Harden's Easy Game-Winner

    Washington Wizards veteran forward Trevor Ariza fouled Houston Rockets star James Harden at the worst possible time Wednesday night, setting up the eventual game-winning layup in the process...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 20,097 reads 137 comments

  23. Derrick Rose Is Still Out for the Season, People

    Although Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose told USA Today ’s Sean Highkin in December that he could return from a torn meniscus in his right knee “if I’m ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 3,405 reads 13 comments

  24. Why Phoenix Suns Point Guard Goran Dragic Is Must-See TV

    If you consider yourself an NBA fan but haven’t seen Goran Dragic play for the upstart Phoenix Suns in 2013-14, doing so needs to climb up your list of priorities...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 3,964 reads 10 comments

  25. NBA Dunk of the Night from Tuesday, February 11

    Miami Heat superstar LeBron James earned NBA Dunk of the Night honors by picking off a pass from Phoenix Suns point guard Goran Dragic and flying to the rim for a windmill slam in transition...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 796 reads 1 comments