1. Rajon Rondo Reportedly May Want to Go Through Free Agency

    Boston Celtics star point guard Rajon Rondo has said that he "may want to go through" free agency when his contract expires after the 2014-15 NBA season...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 19,466 reads 116 comments

  2. Should Kyrie Irving Want to Leave the Cleveland Cavaliers?

    “ Kyrie Don’t Leave.” That’s the message a young fan wore on his T-shirt when he wandered onto the court during a December matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angeles Clippers at Quicken Loans Arena...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 3,078 reads 33 comments

  3. New York Knicks' Amar'e Stoudemire Has Purchased a Farm

    New York Knicks injury-prone big man Amar'e Stoudemire has quite literally bought the farm. According to Stephanie Smith of the New York Post 's Page Six , " The 7-foot center ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 16,274 reads 33 comments

  4. Andrea Bargnani on Elbow Injury: It's 'Terrible'

    New York Knicks big man Andrea Bargnani —who tore a ligament in his left elbow against the Philadelphia 76ers on Jan. 22—called the injury “terrible” and doesn’t know when he’ll be able to return to the court...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 11,457 reads 56 comments

  5. Extended Version of NBA All-Star Weekend Commercial Will Get You Pumped Up

    Now that ESPN.com has revealed the conference reserves for the 2014 NBA All-Star Game , set for Feb. 16 in New Orleans, there's no better way to get pumped up for All-Star weekend than to watch the extended NBA commercial with league stars...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 11,148 reads 15 comments

  6. Twitter Reacts to NBA All-Star Snubs

    As is often the case, the NBA All-Star Game had its fair share of snubs when conference reserves were announced on Jan. 30...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 8,171 reads 58 comments

  7. 5 Biggest Takeaways from Los Angeles Lakers' 1st Half of the Season

    The first half of the 2013-14 season has not been kind to the Los Angeles Lakers . And while many of the team’s biggest takeaways have been negative, there are still a couple of positives creating a silver lining for the storied franchise...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 9,429 reads 28 comments

  8. Can Rajon Rondo Lure Stars to Boston Celtics on His Own?

    By trading Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to the Brooklyn Nets last summer, the Boston Celtics entered a necessary rebuilding phase...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 12,767 reads 70 comments

  9. Kevin Durant and Paul Millsap Named NBA Players of the Week for January 20-26

    Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant was named NBA Player of the Week for the second straight week in the Western Conference, while Paul Millsap of the Atlanta Hawks earned Player of the Week honors in the Eastern Conference...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 10,014 reads 37 comments

  10. How Worried Should San Antonio Spurs Be About Their Elite Team Problem?

    The 2013-14 San Antonio Spurs have continued to be one of the best teams in the league from a record standpoint following an NBA Finals run a season ago...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 5,234 reads 34 comments

  11. Anonymous NBA General Managers Rip Kyrie Irving, Say Cavs Star Is 'Pouting'

    Despite being voted into the 2014 NBA All-Star Game as a starter—the second All-Star nod of his career— Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving has been stung ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 43,921 reads 146 comments

  12. Mike Brown Shreds Cavs: 'Very Disappointing, Our Guys Should Be Embarrassed'

    Following a 99-90 home loss against the Phoenix Suns —a game the Cleveland Cavaliers led at one point by 20 points—head coach Mike Brown ripped into his team, saying they should be “embarrassed” by their second-half play...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 8,519 reads 35 comments

  13. Dwyane Wade: 'No Doubt' DeMar DeRozan Deserves to Be 2014 All-Star

    Miami Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade —who was voted to his 10th career All-Star Game in 2014—said via Twitter he has "no doubt" Toronto Raptors 24-year-old swingman DeMar DeRozan deserves to be an All-Star...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 45,214 reads 93 comments

  14. Can Phoenix Suns Afford to Take Max-Contract Gamble on Eric Bledsoe?

    All signs point to the Phoenix Suns retaining 24-year-old point guard Eric Bledsoe when he becomes a restricted free agent at season’s end...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 22,951 reads 62 comments

  15. Fun History Repeating Itself with These Phoenix Suns

    Not only are the 2013-14 Phoenix Suns raising eyebrows in NBA circles for their impressive and surprising level of play, they're doing so with a formula that has been part of the organization's DNA for decades...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 5,183 reads 15 comments

  16. What Do LA Lakers Still Need from Steve Nash?

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard Steve Nash hasn ’t played in a game since Nov. 10 against the Minnesota Timberwolves due to nerve root irritation in his back...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 7,445 reads 33 comments

  17. Is Harrison Barnes Holding Back the Golden State Warriors?

    The Golden State Warriors have carved an identity as a dark horse title contender in the NBA ’s Western Conference, but their championship aspirations seem to be pinned to the performance of sophomore forward Harrison Barnes ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 11,006 reads 30 comments

  18. Oh, the Irony: Houston Rockets Complaining About NBA All-Star Voting Process

    Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard was not voted into the 2014 NBA All-Star Game as a starter when the rosters were revealed Thursday on TNT...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 5,243 reads 29 comments

  19. 5 Draft Prospects Lakers Should Keep Their Eye on This College Basketball Season

    As the 2013-14 Los Angeles Lakers continue to fall further and further from playoff contention, it’s time for the front office to focus full attention on the incoming NBA draft class...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 17,308 reads 47 comments

  20. Portland Trail Blazers at Oklahoma City Thunder: Full Preview and Predictions

    The Portland Trail Blazers (31-10) will travel to the Midwest on Tuesday to take on the Oklahoma City Thunder (31-10) for a clash between two of the best teams in the Western Conference...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 5,757 reads 9 comments

  21. Boston Celtics vs. Miami Heat: Full Preview and Predictions

    Rajon Rondo will head to South Beach for his third game of the 2013-14 season on Tuesday when the Boston Celtics (14-28) take on the Miami Heat (29-12). The first meeting of the season between these two Eastern Conference foes on Nov...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 10,356 reads 21 comments

  22. Predicting NBA's Biggest Names Who Will Be Traded Before Deadline

    With the 2014 NBA trade deadline officially less than one month away (set for Feb. 20), executives around the league will have to ascertain exactly what their team's plan is moving forward...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 83,641 reads 183 comments

  23. Rajon Rondo: 'I Don't Really Like Anyone I Play Against'

    Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo —who will play his third game of the 2013-14 season against the Miami Heat Tuesday following his return from ACL surgery—said ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 11,982 reads 11 comments

  24. Kevin Durant and Paul George Named NBA Players of the Week for January 13-19

    Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder and Paul George of the Indiana Pacers have been named NBA Players of the Week for their elite performances from Jan. 13 through Jan. 19...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 7,870 reads 36 comments

  25. Will Ty Lawson Be the Biggest All-Star Snub from Loaded Western Conference?

    Denver Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson is in the midst of his best statistical year as a pro. He’s averaging career highs with 18 points, 8.9 assists, 1.5 steals and a player efficiency rating of 20...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 3,060 reads 15 comments