1. 10 Burning Questions Entering 2017-18 NBA Season

    The NBA is back like it never left. The bridge between the 2017 Finals and the 2017-18 opener was a steady stream of drama, intrigue and enough activity to almost make you not miss the games themselves...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 4 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. LeBron James, Stephen Curry Headline Most Marketable NBA Players Survey

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James was voted the most marketable player in the NBA in a recent survey conducted by Sports Business Daily ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Who Ya Got, Backcourt Edition: Houston Rockets or Golden State Warriors?

    With the Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets set to open the 2017-18 regular season against one another, now feels like a good time to ask a ridiculously tough question: Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson or Chris Paul and James Harden ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Who Will Be Houston Rockets' Alpha PG? 'Whoever Has the Ball'

    HOUSTON — It didn't take long for the Houston Rockets to see what their new backcourt tandem of Chris Paul and James Harden would look like...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. B/R Staff Predictions for the 2017-18 NBA Regular Season

    The 2017-18 NBA season is nearly upon us, but with one more dog day still in our way, it's a different kind of season we're focused on...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Fantasy Basketball 2017: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Best Team Names

    The NBA is nearly back, which means final preparations need to be made for fantasy drafts that are getting in just under the wire before the start of the 2017-18 regular season on Tuesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Kevin McHale Responds to James Harden Calling Him a 'Clown'

    The war of words between Houston Rockets All-Star James Harden and former head coach Kevin McHale continued Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. NBA Player Rankings: Top 100 Players Before 2017-18 Season Tips Off

    Pop the champagne. Fire up the noisemakers. Release the confetti. Make confetti angels once all those multicolored paper shreds have settled onto the ground. The 2017-18 NBA regular season is (basically) upon us...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA's Newest Owner Tilman Fertitta Casts Doubt on Future of NFL, MLB

    For Tilman Fertitta, owning the Houston Rockets was always a dream. It's one he'd been waiting more than 20 years to see come true...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. B/R Kicks Shoe Showdown: Nike PG1 vs. Adidas Harden Vol. 1

    Now that James Harden and Paul George both play in the Western Conference, their paths will soon cross...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. James Harden: Kevin McHale Is 'A Clown' for Comments Questioning His Leadership

    Houston Rockets star James Harden has responded to comments made by former Rockets head coach Kevin McHale that he isn't a leader. Asked by reporters Saturday about the comments (via ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  12. Kevin McHale Says James Harden 'Not a Leader' for Rockets

    Former Houston Rockets head coach Kevin McHale said superstar guard James Harden "is not a leader" in large part due to his defensive deficiencies...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 16 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  13. Ranking the Top 10 NBA Shooting Guards Entering 2017-18 Season

    Sorting through the NBA 's best backcourt partners proves uniquely challenging since the lines between 2s, 3s and 4s have become increasingly blurred...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 25 days ago 150,428 reads 0 comments

  14. Trippin' or Preaching? Unpacking NBA Media Day's Most Puzzling Statements

    So long, offseason. Hello, NBA basketball. Although we're still a few weeks away from the 2017-18 campaign tipping off, media day is the unofficial "mama, we made it" moment where the summer ends and real-life basketball reappears on the horizon...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 26 days ago 66,328 reads 0 comments

  15. Carmelo Anthony x OKC: Welcome to the Storybook Ending

    Carmelo Anthony stepped off a private jet Sunday afternoon, outside a tiny airport in a tiny city, and stepped into a surreal new reality. Three hundred shrieking fans pressed against a chain-link fence to get a glimpse...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 27 days ago 115,545 reads 0 comments