1. Giannis Antetokounmpo Wins 2017 NBA Most Improved Player Award

    Capping off a star-making season, Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo has been named the NBA 's Most Improved Player for 2016-17...

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  2. Eric Gordon Wins 2017 NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award

    Houston Rockets swingman Eric Gordon took home 2016-17 Sixth Man of the Year honors Monday night at the NBA 's first-ever awards show, beating out finalists Lou Williams and Andre Iguodala ...

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  3. Drake Makes LaVar Ball Joke During Opening Monologue of NBA Awards Show

    LaVar Ball has made many headlines over the past few months with his words. And it only makes him a bigger target for jokes...

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  4. Malcolm Brogdon Wins 2017 NBA Rookie of the Year Award

    The Milwaukee Bucks took a flier on Virginia's Malcolm Brogdon with a second-round pick in the 2016 NBA draft, and he rewarded them with a Rookie of the Year performance...

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  5. Hawks' Tim Hardaway Jr. Extended Qualifying Offer; Becomes Restricted Free Agent

    The Atlanta Hawks extended a qualifying offer to Tim Hardaway Jr. , making the veteran guard a restricted free agent, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution 's Chris Vivlamore reported Monday...

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  6. Fans React to Draymond Green's NBA Awards Red Carpet Look

    Draymond Green took a fashion risk on the NBA Awards red carpet on Monday. The Warriors forward stepped out in a shorts suit with a teal blazer, black shorts, velvet slide ...

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  7. Bucks' Spencer Hawes Reportedly Opts-In on Contract Option for $6 Million

    Milwaukee Bucks power forward Spencer Hawes exercised the player option on his contract and will remain with the Milwaukee Bucks for the 2017-18 season, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical...

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  8. Metta World Peace Predicts Brooklyn Nets to Make 2018 NBA Playoffs

    Metta World Peace is getting his predictions for next year's playoffs in early. World Peace took to Twitter on Monday and fired off his thoughts about next season's possibilities...

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  9. Kenyon Martin Rips Knicks and Phil Jackson, Says He's 'Asleep at the Wheel'

    Phil Jackson hasn't earned many new fans since joining the New York Knicks , and Kenyon Martin is the latest to pile on the team president...

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  10. Damian Lillard, Other NBA Stars Slam Avery Bradley's Defensive Team Snub

    Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley was left off the NBA 's All-Defensive teams announced Monday, per NBA.com , which didn't sit well with many of his fellow players...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 70,878 reads 0 comments

  11. Bleacher Report Presents: Delete Your Account, Episode 3

    The NBA draft produced an avalanche of storylines to commence the offseason. Lonzo Ball landed with the Los Angeles Lakers. Kristaps Porzingis stayed put, but the Chicago Bulls moved Jimmy Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves...

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  12. Jordan Hill Waived by Timberwolves, Appeared in 7 Games for Minnesota

    Big man Jordan Hill 's tenure with the Minnesota Timberwolves ended Monday. The Timberwolves announced they waived him after just one season with the team...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 3,749 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Dances on Float in NYC's Gay Pride Parade

    A day before the NBA 's first annual awards show Monday night, league Commissioner Adam Silver participated in New York City's gay pride parade...

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  14. John Calipari Talks Potential NBA 1-and-Done Rule Changes, Defends Kentucky

    No college basketball coach has utilized the one-and-done rule more successfully than John Calipari , but the Kentucky Wildcats head coach said he'd be in favor of a shift more in line with MLB's draft eligibility rules...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 11,924 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Trade Rumors: Rounding Up Buzz on Paul George, Kevin Love and More

    This sliver of the NBA offseason—after the draft and before the free-agency floodgates open on July 1—is usually quiet. Not this year. Thanks mostly to superstar Paul George , trade fever has swept across pro basketball...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 days ago 4,597 reads 0 comments

  16. Lakers News: Latest on Lonzo Ball, Paul George Rumors and More

    The drama surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers is only beginning. Magic Johnson and the front office went the predictable route during the NBA draft, grabbing UCLA's Lonzo Ball...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 10,268 reads 0 comments

  17. Big3 Basketball League: TV Schedule, Live Stream, Rosters for June 26 Broadcast

    Basketball fans who already miss the NBA will get a chance to see some exciting games in the Big3. The three-on-three league founded by Ice Cube features several notable former ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 days ago 6,267 reads 0 comments

  18. Top 3 NBA Rookie of the Year Candidates

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see hardwood analysis on a daily basis. You've never been so ready for some basketball...

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  19. D'Angelo Russell Says Magic Johnson's Criticism of Lakers Tenure Is 'Irrelevant'

    Magic Johnson didn't think D'Angelo Russell had what it takes to be a leader, but the newest Brooklyn Nets guard is ready to move past that in his fresh start...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 days ago 110,103 reads 0 comments

  20. Isaiah Thomas Calls NBA All-Defensive Team Snubs of Celtics Teammates 'A Joke'

    Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas didn't take kindly to his teammates Avery Bradley , Marcus Smart and Jae Crowder being left off the All-NBA Defensive Teams announced Monday, calling the voting "a joke" on Twitter...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 22,512 reads 0 comments

  21. NBA Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Paul George Trade, Blake Griffin and More

    By now, NBA fans know one detail more important than any other when it comes to this offseason—don't blink. The free-agent market hasn't even opened and the happenings around the Association have been borderline exhausting...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 12,893 reads 0 comments

  22. Why Markelle Fultz Is a Perfect Fit for Philadelphia 76ers

    The Philadelphia 76ers gave up two first-round picks to move up and take Washington point guard Markelle Fultz first in the 2017 NBA draft. That alone should make Sixers fans feel emboldened and worried at the same time...

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  23. Draymond Green, Kawhi Leonard Headline 2016-17 NBA All-Defensive Teams

    The 2016-17 NBA All-Defensive Teams were announced Monday, and Draymond Green, Kawhi Leonard and Rudy Gobert earned near-unanimous support...

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  24. JJ Redick Rumored to Be Target of 'Hard Push' in Free Agency by 76ers, Nets

    While the Los Angeles Clippers may be prioritizing Blake Griffin and Chris Paul in free agency, it's possible their third-best starter hitting the open market will have better offers on the table...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 27,633 reads 0 comments

  25. Joel Embiid, Brandon Ingram Headline 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie Teams

    Milwaukee Bucks guard Malcolm Brogdon and Philadelphia 76ers forward Dario Saric were named first-team NBA All-Rookie selections Monday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 93,575 reads 0 comments