1. From Compton to MVP Race, Westbrook, Harden Always Kept Each Other on Notice

    Russell was short and skinny. His dad was Big Russ, so they called him Little Russ. But Little Russ' broad shoulders, gangly arms and clown-sized shoes hinted toward something bigger...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 minute ago 2 reads 0 comments

  2. Staff Picks and Predictions for NBA Awards Show

    Break out the black ties, red carpet and green-with-envy second-place finishers… It’s NBA awards season! For the first time ever, the Association is announcing its ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 2 minutes ago 2 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Paul George, Kevin Love and More

    The 2017 NBA draft is over and free agency won't officially begin until July 6. This means that there's nothing exciting going for basketball fans, right? No way! We're just getting ...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 4 minutes ago 14 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Free Agents 2017: Latest Rumors on Notable Stars Hitting Open Market

    We're just days away from the start of NBA free agency, which kicks off at the beginning of the new league year on July 1...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 4 minutes ago 3 reads 0 comments

  5. Lonzo Ball's Grandfather Says LaVar Would've Beaten Michael Jordan

    It appears LaVar Ball gets his boisterous nature from his family. The father of the Big Baller Brand entrepreneur spoke to TMZ Sports over the weekend, backing up LaVar's claim that he would have beaten Michael Jordan one-on-one...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 38 minutes ago 561 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Rumors: Latest Trade and Free Agency Buzz Following 2017 Draft

    The 2017 NBA draft may be over, but this certainly doesn't mean the excitement of the offseason has ended. In fact, it's only just beginning...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 1 hour ago 591 reads 0 comments

  7. KJ McDaniels' Nets Team Option Reportedly to Be Declined; Will Become Free Agent

    K.J. McDaniels is reportedly heading to free agency this offseason. On Sunday, Shams Charania of The Vertical cited sources who said the Brooklyn Nets plan on declining their ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 hours ago 6,831 reads 0 comments

  8. NBA Rumors: Blake Griffin, Paul Millsap Reportedly Drawing Interest from Nuggets

    After finishing a game out of eighth place in the Western Conference last year, the Denver Nuggets are reportedly looking to make a major splash in free agency. According to ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 hours ago 10,791 reads 0 comments

  9. Allen Iverson Calls BIG3 Debut 'Exciting,' Talks Playing Only 9 Minutes

    The old Allen Iverson who consistently left helpless defenders in his wake with a deadly crossover was nowhere to be found during Sunday's BIG3 action, but it didn't stop him from ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 hours ago 40,500 reads 0 comments

  10. BIG3 League Basketball 2017 Results: Allen Iverson Struggles in Win

    Fans at the Barclays Center got what they wanted Sunday, as Allen Iverson made his return to the floor at the first day of BIG3 play. However, it was clear Iverson was not the A...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 12 hours ago 193,970 reads 0 comments

  11. Paul George Rumors: Cavaliers, Pacers Talk 3-Team Trade, Kevin Love to Nuggets

    The will-they-or-won't-they NBA storyline of the offseason surrounding the Indiana Pacers potentially trading Paul George took another turn Sunday. Marc Stein of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 hours ago 281,054 reads 0 comments

  12. Chauncey Billups, Cavaliers Talks Reportedly Remain 'Ongoing'

    Chauncey Billups reportedly still could become the president of basketball operations for the Cleveland Cavaliers . According to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, talks are still ongoing but there is " no immediate resolution expected...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 13 hours ago 9,402 reads 0 comments

  13. Clyde Drexler Responds to LeBron James Saying Rockets Were 1st Superteam

    Clyde Drexler wants it to be known his 1995-96 Houston Rockets squad consisting of himself, Hakeem Olajuwon and Charles Barkley was not the first superteam, regardless of what LeBron James said...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 hours ago 12,997 reads 0 comments

  14. Kevin Durant Isn't a Fan of the Philadelphia 76ers' 'FEDS' Nickname

    As an NBA champion, you can talk the talk because you walked the walk. And Golden State Warriors star and Finals MVP Kevin Durant isn't pulling punches when it comes to the youth movement of the Philadelphia 76ers...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 14 hours ago 93,867 reads 0 comments

  15. Heat's Hassan Whiteside Records Trip to the Louvre on Snapchat

    Hassan Whiteside absorbed some of the world's most beautiful art at the Louvre in an unconventional way...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 16 hours ago 27 reads 0 comments

  16. Jason Williams Suffers Leg Injury in Debut BIG3 Game

    Jason Williams, playing for the 3 Headed Monsters of the BIG3, suffered a non-contact injury during the first game of play Sunday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 hours ago 1,760 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Free Agency 2017: Latest Rumors and Signing Predictions for Top Stars

    Call the NBA draft the appetizer to this summer's already-hectic free agency. The appetizer, at least, was a sampler with all the best stuff on the menu...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 18 hours ago 5,360 reads 0 comments

  18. Dirk Nowitzki Contract Option Declined by Mavericks, Will Sign New Dallas Deal

    Dirk Nowitzki 's hefty $25 million contract option was declined by the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday, though he is expected to sign a new deal and return to the Mavs for his 20th NBA season in 2017-18, per Marc Stein of ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 hours ago 54,912 reads 0 comments

  19. Ice Cube Breaks Down BIG3 Ground Rules in Animated Video

    With the first week of the BIG3 basketball tournament tipping off Sunday in Brooklyn, New York, co-founder Ice Cube laid down the ground rules for the event in an animated video posted to Twitter...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 19 hours ago 55,982 reads 0 comments

  20. Paul George Speaks on 'Gullible' Fans After Moving Truck Seen in Front of Home

    Indiana Pacers star Paul George tweeted Saturday that fans were "gullible" for believing he was relocating from Indianapolis after a moving truck was spotted near his home: People boating nearby spotted the truck Thursday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 19 hours ago 47,650 reads 0 comments

  21. NBA Draft Grades 2017: Scores for Overall Results, Trades and Team Decisions

    The 1983 NFL draft and the 1984 NBA draft were so memorable that documentaries were made about them years later...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 22 hours ago 19,187 reads 0 comments

  22. NBA Free Agents 2017: Latest Rumors on Chris Paul, Nerlens Noel and More

    After the draft, front offices turn their attention to free agents. The available talent should create summer drama in terms of major acquisitions and re-signings...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 23 hours ago 46,976 reads 0 comments

  23. Undrafted NBA Free Agents 2017: Rumors and Predictions for Underrated Prospects

    If you take a look at the 1998 NBA draft , you'll see a few stars in the top 10 followed by a bunch of players who (mostly) did not meet expectations...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 1 day ago 2,856 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Awards Show 2017: TV Schedule, Live Stream, Odds and Predictions

    During this past NBA season, there seemed to be more talk surrounding the MVP award than the actual results on the court...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 1 day ago 7,315 reads 0 comments

  25. BIG3 Basketball 2017: League Rules and Scoring Format

    The inaugural season of the BIG3, Ice Cube's premier three-on-three basketball league, will tip off Sunday at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, with four games featuring all eight teams in action...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 1,587 reads 0 comments