1. NBA Rumors: Pre-2017 Deadline Trade Buzz on Jahlil Okafor and More

    Names get thrown around early and often during the NBA trading season. Some rumors are legitimate, while others prove to be false as the player sticks with his current team...

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  2. NBA Trade Rumors: Top Buzz on Andre Drummond, More as 2017 Deadline Approaches

    Another big name found himself on the move Tuesday as Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Lou Williams, who is averaging 18.6 points in just 24...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 2 hours ago 2,021 reads 0 comments

  3. Two Years Removed from Duke Stardom, Tyus Jones Swimming in NBA 'Choppy Waters'

    Tyus Jones had his cellphone pressed to his ear o n draft night in 2015 — just like every executive, agent and first-round prospect in basketball. Flip Saunders was on the other end...

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  4. Too Old at 33? Ben Gordon Grinds in the D-League for One Shot at NBA Comeback

    Have you seen the highlights ? If not, you should check them out. There's Ben Gordon , yes, that Ben Gordon, the former University of Connecticut star, and No...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 2 hours ago 1,756 reads 0 comments

  5. Ranking Last-Minute NBA Trade Deadline Targets for the New York Knicks

    One of these seasons, the New York Knicks won't be among the most active teams leading into the NBA 's trade deadline. It just won't be this year. Or the next. Or the one after that...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 8 hours ago 2,563 reads 0 comments

  6. 9 College Players Worth Working the 2017 NBA Trade Deadline For

    Draft picks can become key assets at the NBA trade deadline. The strength of the projected 2017 field should bring even more attention and value to this year's first-round selections...

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  7. Byron Scott Says Lakers Can Win NBA Title Within 5 Years with Magic Johnson

    Former player and coach of the Los Angeles Lakers Byron Scott believes Magic Johnson is the man who can turn around the franchise...

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  8. Despite Swift Changes, Patience Will Be a Virtue for Lakers in Magic Johnson Era

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Magic Johnson has waited a long, long time for this. Taking a break late Tuesday afternoon after talking to 10 NBA general managers (with three more ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 12 hours ago 36,509 reads 0 comments

  9. Jazz Reportedly Interested in Re-Acquiring Deron Williams from Mavericks

    The Utah Jazz , looking to further fortify their point guard position, have expressed interest in re-acquiring Dallas Mavericks guard Deron Williams . ESPN.com's Tim MacMahon and Marc Stein reported the news...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 12 hours ago 20,508 reads 0 comments

  10. Shabazz Muhammad Reportedly Drawing Trade Interest from Wizards

    In search of bench reinforcements at the trade deadline, the Washington Wizards have reportedly turned their attention to Minnesota Timberwolves swingman Shabazz Muhammad ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 hours ago 17,721 reads 0 comments

  11. Lou Williams Traded to Rockets; Lakers Receive Corey Brewer, Draft Pick

    In the midst of a rebuild, the Los Angeles Lakers made a move to bolster their asset stockpile Tuesday when they traded Sixth Man of the Year candidate Lou Williams to the Houston ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 hours ago 140,176 reads 0 comments

  12. Tom Thibodeau Reportedly Behind Timberwolves' Derrick Rose Trade Pursuit

    Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau coached the MVP version of Derrick Rose when the two were with the Chicago Bulls . Thibodeau reportedly wants another chance to lead the New York Knicks point guard...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 hours ago 24,279 reads 0 comments

  13. Michael Che Jokes About Odell Beckham's Hair, Dunking at B/R All-Star Comedy Jam

    Comedian Michael Che, who also works on Saturday Night Live 's Weekend Update segment, is weirded out with the obsession over Odell Beckham Jr. 's hair. You know the look. Che joked everyone with that hairstyle can probably dunk...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 15 hours ago 767 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers Trade Rumors: Hornets Reportedly 'Aggressively Pursuing' Lou Williams

    Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Lou Williams has been a hot trade candidate in advance of the NBA 's Feb. 23 deadline, and a new suitor has reportedly emerged for his services...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 15 hours ago 8,168 reads 0 comments

  15. Magic Johnson's Old Tweets Gain New Life After Lakers Name Him Executive

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced a major front-office shakeup Tuesday when they officially named Magic Johnson president of basketball operations...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 15 hours ago 240 reads 0 comments

  16. Jrue Holiday Unlikely to Be Traded by Pelicans Before 2017 Deadline

    New Orleans Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday will be an unrestricted free agent at season's end, but he's reportedly likely to stay in the Big Easy through the NBA 's Feb. 23 trade deadline...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 16 hours ago 3,495 reads 0 comments

  17. Jeanie Buss, Magic Johnson Discuss Lakers' Future After Front Office Restructure

    Los Angeles Lakers Governor Jeanie Buss and new president of basketball operations Magic Johnson appeared Tuesday on Spectrum SportsNet to discuss the decision-making that led to ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 16 hours ago 10,657 reads 0 comments

  18. Nets Trade Rumors: Brooklyn Receiving Increased Interest in Bojan Bogdanovic

    With the NBA 's worst record (9-47), the Brooklyn Nets are firmly in selling mode ahead of Thursday's deadline, and Bojan Bogdanovic may be available to the highest bidder...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 hours ago 3,197 reads 0 comments

  19. Lakers Trade Rumors: Examining Top Buzz After NBA All-Star Weekend 2017

    As NBA trade deadline rumors continue to circulate, the Los Angeles Lakers front office went through significant changes on Tuesday. According to NBA...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 17 hours ago 5,714 reads 0 comments

  20. Joe Mande Compares Kevin Durant to Beyonce at B/R All-Star Comedy Jam

    [ Warning: Video contains profanity .] As the NBA 's best assembled in New Orleans for All-Star Weekend, the B/R All-Star Comedy Jam gathered a top-tier squad of comedians...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 17 hours ago 707 reads 0 comments

  21. Magic Johnson Wants Kobe Bryant to Return to Lakers in Player Relations Role

    After the Los Angeles Lakers announced Tuesday they hired Magic Johnson to be their president of basketball operations, an official return for Kobe Bryant may be in the works as well...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 hours ago 6,303 reads 0 comments

  22. DeMarcus Cousins Comments on Kings Tenure, Connection with City of Sacramento

    Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins spoke to the media Tuesday prior to his exodus to New Orleans to further discuss the events that led to his departure from the Sacramento Kings ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 18 hours ago 16,251 reads 0 comments

  23. Magic Johnson Leaves ESPN to Become Lakers President of Basketball Operations

    After officially joining the Los Angeles Lakers front office, Magic Johnson will not be able to fulfill his duties at ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 18 hours ago 7,517 reads 0 comments

  24. Cavaliers Trade Rumors: Top Reports Surrounding Cleveland Before 2017 Deadline

    LeBron James made it clear the run to the trade deadline would be an interesting, if not frantic time for the Cleveland Cavaliers . James went on a rant in January about the team needing to add depth...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 18 hours ago 11,379 reads 0 comments

  25. Magic Johnson's Old Tweets Gain New Life After Lakers Name Him Executive

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced a major front-office shake-up Tuesday when they named Magic Johnson president of basketball operations...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 18 hours ago 19,108 reads 0 comments