1. B/R Staff Predictions for 2017 NBA Draft

    For those of you who claimed the 2016-17 NBA season was boring and anticlimactic...welcome to the offseason! At this point, it's clear that "off" and "season" make up the league's biggest oxymoron...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 3 days ago 130,632 reads 0 comments

  2. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Final 2-Round Predictions

    If the 2017 NBA draft is anything like the days leading up to it, we could be looking at an epic night in Brooklyn. Trades may wind up turning the board upside down...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 days ago 455,526 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Trade Rumors: Examining Top Draft-Day Buzz for 2017 NBA Draft

    The NBA has looked more like NBA 2K recently after a flurry of moves ahead of Thursday's 2017 NBA draft...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 5,148 reads 0 comments

  4. 2017 NBA Draft: Latest Mock Draft and Top Rumors Surrounding 1st-Round Prospects

    Has there ever been a crazier offseason than this year's in the NBA ? The 2017 NBA draft is Thursday, but trade rumors, crumbling front offices and even Kawhi Leonard's hairstyle ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 3 days ago 4,173 reads 0 comments

  5. 2017-18 NBA Salary-Cap Projection Reportedly Reduced to $99 Million

    The NBA 's 2017-18 salary cap is taking another jump—just not as high as the league once projected. Teams were informed Wednesday night that the cap will be set for $99 million next season, per Jay King of MassLive...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 27,806 reads 0 comments

  6. Knicks Reportedly Discussed Kristaps Porzingis Trade with Phoenix Suns

    The New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns have reportedly discussed a trade centered around Kristaps Porzingis in advance of Thursday's NBA draft. Citing sources, ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 45,481 reads 0 comments

  7. Joel Embiid Tells Kristaps Porzingis 76ers Don't Care About Exit Interviews

    Joel Embiid , master of shooting his shot, is at it again. Late Wednesday night, the Philadelphia 76ers center sent a thinly-veiled message to New York Knicks forward Kristaps ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 45,048 reads 0 comments

  8. Chauncey Billups Offered 5-Year Contract to Be Cavs' President of Basketball Ops

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly offered Chauncey Billups a five-year contract to come aboard and run the team's front office, according to The Athletic's Jason Lloyd ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 64,849 reads 0 comments

  9. Paul George Trade Offers Reportedly Given to Pacers by Almost All Teams

    If the Indiana Pacers are going to trade Paul George before Thursday's NBA draft, they won't be short on options. According to Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio, the team has "b een contacted by just about every team, if not all...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 days ago 72,168 reads 0 comments

  10. 5 Under-the-Radar Free Agents Cavaliers Should Target This Offseason

    While the Cleveland Cavaliers won't have any traditional cap space to use on the free-agent market this summer, they can still lock down some veterans for the right price...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 4 days ago 30,894 reads 0 comments

  11. Everything You Need to Know About Miami Heat's 2017 NBA Draft

    The Miami Heat hold the 14th and final lottery pick of the 2017 NBA draft . The significance of that depends on one's perspective...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 4 days ago 8,654 reads 0 comments

  12. Phil Jackson Discusses Kristaps Porzingis, Carmelo Anthony's Future with Knicks

    New York Knicks president Phil Jackson openly discussed potential moves around the franchise Wednesday night with Al Trautwig of MSG Networks...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 days ago 82,678 reads 0 comments

  13. Kristaps Porzingis Trade Rumors: Knicks Want Top-4 Draft Pick for Star

    The New York Knicks have actively sought a top-four pick in exchange for Kristaps Porzingis ahead of Thursday's NBA draft...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 91,100 reads 0 comments

  14. Tim Frazier to Be Traded to Wizards for 52nd Pick in NBA Draft

    The Washington Wizards have added depth to their backcourt with the addition of Tim Frazier . The New Orleans Pelicans will receive the No. 52 pick in the NBA draft in exchange for the point guard, per the team ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 days ago 13,818 reads 0 comments

  15. Josh Jackson, Under Armour Agree to Endorsement Contract

    On the eve of the 2017 NBA Draft , projected top-five pick Josh Jackson has agreed to an endorsement deal with Under Armour...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 7,271 reads 0 comments

  16. LaMarcus Aldridge Trade Rumors: Spurs Reportedly Shopped Star for Top-5 Pick

    Following his disappointing showing in the postseason, the San Antonio Spurs have discussed LaMarcus Aldridge in trade talks, Arizona Sports 98.7's John Gambadoro ‏ reported Wednesday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 58,809 reads 0 comments

  17. Celtics Rumors: Boston Reportedly Interested in Dennis Smith Jr., May Trade Back

    The Boston Celtics have the No. 3 pick of the 2017 NBA draft on Thursday, and what they will do with it remains anyone's guess...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 days ago 93,713 reads 0 comments

  18. Lonzo Ball Says He Doesn't Know Lakers' Plan for 2017 NBA Draft

    Lonzo Ball said the Los Angeles Lakers have not informed him whether they intend to take him with the No. 2 overall selection in Thursday's NBA draft. "You know, the Lakers have a plan," Ball said, per Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 16,327 reads 0 comments

  19. Ricky Rubio, Wes Matthews Trade Reportedly Discussed by Mavericks, Timberwolves

    The Minnesota Timberwolves and Dallas Mavericks had trade discussions centered on Ricky Rubio and Wes Matthews , but it appears the potential deal has broken down. Tim MacMahon of ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 30,214 reads 0 comments

  20. JR Smith Says He Didn't Post Farewell Message to Cavaliers on Facebook

    Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard JR Smith was briefly embroiled in more social media drama Wednesday when a message appeared on his Facebook reading, "Goood Bye CAVS!!" The ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 68,995 reads 0 comments

  21. Nick Young Declines Lakers Contract Option, Test Free Agency

    Nick Young declined his $5.7 million player option for the 2017-18 season Wednesday and will become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, according to the team ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 32,156 reads 0 comments

  22. Lonzo Ball Pitches LeBron James on Joining Lakers, Says He's Ready to Lead

    Lonzo Ball hasn't even joined the Los Angeles Lakers yet, but he's already working as a pitchman to sell LeBron James on signing with the team...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 161,411 reads 0 comments

  23. Runner Spells 'Warriors 2017 NBA Champs' Via 50-Mile Journey

    Any fan can make a sign or banner to celebrate their favorite team's accomplishments. One man took this idea to a different level to commemorate the Golden State Warriors winning the 2017 NBA Finals...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 4 days ago 15,203 reads 0 comments

  24. Ice Cube Tells TMZ Chauncey Billups Is Leaving BIG3 Amid Cavaliers Rumors

    Ice Cube may have unintentionally broken some major NBA news involving Chauncey Billups and the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 38,716 reads 0 comments

  25. Danny Green Trade Reportedly Being Considered by Spurs

    The San Antonio Spurs are reportedly toying with the idea of dealing Danny Green . Citing league sources, the San Antonio Express-News ' Jabari Young reported Wednesday the Spurs are "open" to trading the veteran shooting guard...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 42,381 reads 0 comments