1. Philadelphia 76ers Set to Honor Allen Iverson with Jersey Retirement Ceremony

    The Philadelphia 76ers will honor NBA legend Allen Iverson on Saturday, March 1, by retiring his No. 3 jersey at halftime against the Washington Wizards ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 4 months ago 25,972 reads 53 comments

  2. Daryl Morey Dishes on Dwight Howard Free-Agency Saga, Jeremy Lin Contract

    Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey certainly isn ’t afraid to speak his mind, having criticized the NBA ’s All-Star voting process in January and ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 4 months ago 46,249 reads 62 comments

  3. LeBron James Debuts Clear Mask After NBA Tells Him to Ditch Black One

    Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, NBA fans, but it sounds like the superhero-style black mask worn by Miami Heat superstar LeBron James is going into retirement. UPDATE: Saturday, March 1 at 8 p...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 4 months ago 268,224 reads 454 comments

  4. Philadelphia 76ers Coach Blasts Player: 'You've Been AAU'

    The Philadelphia 76ers have lost 12 straight games and 22 of their past 25 overall, which is beginning to test head coach Brett Brown’s patience...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 4 months ago 7,293 reads 7 comments

  5. LA Clippers the Right Place for Danny Granger to Get Career Back on Track

    After reaching a contract buyout agreement with the Philadelphia 76ers on Feb. 26, former Indiana Pacers forward Danny Granger has decided to sign with the Los Angeles Clippers , according to ESPN...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 4 months ago 19,611 reads 64 comments

  6. Offseason Trades Los Angeles Lakers Should Already Be Considering

    As the injury-riddled Los Angeles Lakers hobble to the finish line of the 2013-14 season, the organization needs to be exploring all angles to improve the roster moving forward...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 4 months ago 49,095 reads 169 comments

  7. Warriors' Offense Needs Major Fixes, but Healthy David Lee Would Be Big Boost

    The Golden State Warriors offense is more than a couple of tweaks away from joining the ranks of the NBA ’s elite, but getting David Lee back healthy would at least help cover some of the team’s weaknesses...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 4 months ago 3,741 reads 16 comments

  8. NBA Dunk of the Night from Wednesday, February 26

    Phoenix Suns high-flyer Gerald Green earned NBA Dunk of the Night honors for his nasty reverse slam against the Utah Jazz ...

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  9. Previously Established Racial Bias in NBA Officiating Has Vanished, Study Says

    Is racial bias from NBA referees a thing of the past? According to a Brookings Institution study conducted by Devin G. Pope, Joseph Price and Justin Wolfers, the answer to that question appears to be a resounding yes...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 4 months ago 11,865 reads 19 comments

  10. New York Knicks' Sad-Sack Situation Has Somehow Gotten Way Worse

    The New York Knicks ’ 2013-14 campaign has snowballed from concerning to disturbing to downright alarming in a matter of months. And as if being 5.5 games back of the No...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 1,477 reads 6 comments

  11. Can Shabazz Muhammad Spark the Minnesota Timberwolves into the Playoffs?

    The Minnesota Timberwolves have been searching for any type of catalyst that can spur the team to a playoff appearance in the loaded Western Conference...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 6,302 reads 24 comments

  12. Ricky Rubio Makes Backward One-Handed Fling While Being Fouled

    Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio converted a ridiculous circus shot while being fouled by Phoenix Suns point guard Goran Dragic on Tuesday...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 6,147 reads 5 comments

  13. Report: Dwight Howard Privately Advising Carmelo Anthony on Upcoming Free Agency

    Houston Rockets All-Star center Dwight Howard knows a thing or two about NBA free agency, and he’s reportedly using that knowledge to counsel New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 82,895 reads 398 comments

  14. 5 Moves LA Lakers Must Make Between Now and Start of Next Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers are poised to miss the playoffs for just the fifth time since the organization moved from Minneapolis for the 1960-61 season...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 35,302 reads 136 comments

  15. How Much Is Nick Young Worth to Los Angeles Lakers' Future?

    The Los Angeles Lakers will have plenty of questions to answer once their injury-riddled 2013-14 season mercifully comes to an end. One of those quandaries is whether they’ll decide to re-sign Nick Young ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 16,905 reads 81 comments

  16. Los Angeles Clippers Will Reportedly Have Interest in Metta World Peace

    As buyout situations continue to take shape around the NBA , Sam Amick of USA Today reports that the Los Angeles Clippers will be interested in free-agent forward Metta World Peace , who has been waived by the New York Knicks ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 16,908 reads 79 comments

  17. Evan Turner Is No-Brainer Upgrade over Danny Granger for Indiana Pacers

    Indiana Pacers president of basketball operations Larry Bird swung a deal at the 2014 NBA trade deadline by swapping Danny Granger for Evan Turner and Lavoy Allen of the Philadelphia 76ers —a clear improvement for title-hungry Indy...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 19,645 reads 44 comments

  18. Can Glen Davis Fill the Biggest Void on the Los Angeles Clippers' Roster?

    Veteran forward Glen Davis , who was bought out by the Orlando Magic on Feb. 21, is expected to reunite with former coach Doc Rivers by becoming a member of the Los Angeles Clippers , according to Adrian Wojnarowksi and Marc J...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 7,568 reads 14 comments

  19. Carmelo Anthony Admits His Optimism Is 'Definitely Being Tested' in Awful Season

    New York Knicks All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony may miss the playoffs for the first time in his 11-year career in 2013-14, which is a grim outlook that is testing the seven-time All-Star’s resolve...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 11,802 reads 110 comments

  20. Brooklyn Nets Eye Glen Davis, Hit Brakes on Jason Collins

    The Brooklyn Nets are reportedly interested in signing veteran forward Glen Davis, who was bought out by the Orlando Magic on Feb. 21, per ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 18,060 reads 70 comments

  21. Ranking the NBA's Best Potential and Available Buyout Candidates

    The 2014 NBA trade deadline might be in the rearview mirror, but that doesn't mean teams around the Association won't be able to add fresh faces as contract buyouts start to occur...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 64,932 reads 168 comments

  22. Danny Ainge Conveniently Reminds Us That Boston Didn't Want to Trade Rajon Rondo

    Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge reiterated his stance that the C’s had no intention of trading point guard Rajon Rondo , which is easy to say now that the 2014 NBA trade deadline is in the rearview mirror...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 2,452 reads 12 comments

  23. Is Kobe Bryant Ready to Accept Big Changes on the LA Lakers?

    The Los Angeles Lakers are poised to undergo abundant changes this summer as a means of overhauling the roster. Whether future Hall of Fame shooting guard Kobe Bryant is ready to accept those modifications remains to be seen...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 19,715 reads 49 comments

  24. LA Lakers Will Not Rush Kobe Bryant to Return This Season

    Don’t be surprised if Kobe Bryant doesn ’t return to action soon, Los Angeles Lakers fans...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 6,665 reads 14 comments

  25. NBA Trade Deadline Wracks Nerves of Phoenix Suns' P.J. Tucker

    The NBA trade deadline is a nerve-wracking time of year for front office personnel looking to improve their respective rosters, media members trying to break the latest news to the public and, perhaps most of all, the players...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 2,130 reads 3 comments