1. NBA B/R Kicks of the Week: Best on Court for NBA Week 20

    Here's a piece of news worth mentioning: As of today, we've reached the 20th edition of the NBA 's best on-court kicks. This weekly list started as a way to expose what various athletes were sporting and has quickly morphed into something bigger...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 17 days ago 4,739 reads 0 comments

  2. Dirk Nowitzki Joined Only Five Others to Have 30,000 or More Points in a Career

    Fact: Dirk Nowitzki had 25 points in the Mavericks' 122-111 win over the Lakers on Tuesday night, surpassing 30,000 points in his career...

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  3. Boston Celtics vs. Golden State Warriors Odds, Analysis, NBA Betting Pick

    The Golden State Warriors will try to extend their winning streak to three and extend the skid of the Boston Celtics to three when they host them as big home chalk Wednesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 17 days ago 2,864 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Playoffs 2017: Way-Too-Early Round-by-Round Predictions

    Yes, these round-by-round playoff predictions are too early. It says so right in the title. At this stage, what we can't forecast over the season's final six weeks or so—health, hot streaks, cold spells—outweighs what we can...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 17 days ago 125,297 reads 0 comments

  5. Grading Every Top 2017 NBA Draft Prospect in Each Key Category

    It's report-card time for the top NCAA players expected to declare for the 2017 NBA draft. Each prospect was graded on four categories: skill level, use of tools/athleticism, impact and intangibles/grasp...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 17 days ago 73,307 reads 0 comments

  6. Clippers' $42 Million Gamble on Jamal Crawford's 'Crazy Style' Looks Genius

    LOS ANGELES — Seventeen years into Jamal Crawford 's NBA career, the league has long since sorted out the telltale signs of an approaching scoring explosion. Crawford himself isn't shy to share his gunslinging secrets...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 17 days ago 70,073 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking the Top 10 College Basketball Programs by Their Current NBA Talent

    Cutting down the nets is overrated.* This is the title every collegiate basketball program really wants.** Throughout the 2016-17 season, players from 117 different colleges have suited up at the sport's highest level...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 17 days ago 136,473 reads 0 comments

  8. Playing Keep or Cut with Golden State Warriors' Upcoming Free Agents

    The Golden State Warriors have more pressing matters than their future roster formation. They're still in the early stages of adjusting to Kevin Durant 's rough-but-could-have-been-worse MCL sprain and bone bruise...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 17 days ago 11,040 reads 0 comments

  9. Tuesday NBA Roundup: Russell Westbrook's MVP Candidacy Is Least of OKC's Worries

    In between marveling at Russell Westbrook 's MVP candidacy and the Oklahoma City Thunder's enduring dalliance with relevance following Kevin Durant 's departure, we should probably find some time to worry about the team's future...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 25,832 reads 0 comments

  10. Stephen Curry Posts 'Get Out' Challenge Video

    As Julia Alexander of Polygon recently explained, the movie Get Out has inspired a new internet challenge that features an individual running toward a camera before making a last-second turn...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 11,161 reads 0 comments

  11. Russell Westbrook vs. Trail Blazers: Stats, Highlights and Reaction

    Russell Westbrook 's next-level nose for the basket was on display again Tuesday night when he dropped a career-high 58 points in the Oklahoma City Thunder's 126-121 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers at Chesapeake Energy Arena...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 18 days ago 97,564 reads 0 comments

  12. Phoenix Suns, Washington Wizards Nearly Brawl in 2nd Quarter

    Things got rather chippy early in the second quarter of Tuesday's game between the Washington Wizards and Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 4,221 reads 0 comments

  13. Dirk Nowitzki Joins 30,000 Career Points Club During Lakers vs. Mavericks

    Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki became the sixth NBA player to reach 30,000 career points in the second quarter of Tuesday's game against the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 18 days ago 47,973 reads 0 comments

  14. Uber Driver Goes Wild After Picking Up Dwyane Wade

    An Uber driver in Orlando , Florida, experienced quite the surprise when he arrived at a Waffle House on Tuesday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 82,780 reads 0 comments

  15. Michael Jordan Gets Upgraded Jet with 'Elephant Print' Paint Job

    It appears Michael Jordan will be taking to the air in style. According to ESPN's Darren Rovell and the Steel Works Unlimited Instagram page , the basketball legend recently upgraded his private jet...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 153,483 reads 0 comments

  16. Rob Pelinka Officially Announced as Los Angeles Lakers GM

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced Rob Pelinka as their new general manager Tuesday. The team made his hiring official two weeks after Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the sides were working toward a multiyear deal...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 18 days ago 31,865 reads 0 comments

  17. Joel Embiid Recreates Allen Iverson's Slam Magazine Cover

    Philadelphia 76ers fans won't get to see Joel Embiid play again this season, so they will have to settle for the injured big man's re-enactment of Allen Iverson 's iconic "Soul on Ice" Slam magazine cover from 1999...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 18 days ago 9,328 reads 0 comments

  18. Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki Nearing 30,000 Career Points

    Dallas Mavericks veteran big man Dirk Nowitzki enters Tuesday's matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers requiring just 20 points to reach 30,000 for his career, per NBA History on Twitter...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 18 days ago 1,058 reads 0 comments

  19. For DeMarcus Cousins to Thrive with Pels, Anthony Davis Must Realize Potential

    LOS ANGELES — In their 19th quarter of playing basketball together as New Orleans Pelicans during a honeymoon period that saw the chill one wear black sunglasses on his face ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 18 days ago 50,937 reads 0 comments

  20. DeMarcus Cousins Responds to Hecklers Calling Him 'Fat Boy'

    Warning: Videos contain profanity. Many athletes will bite their tongues when hecklers shout nonsense their way. Some will dismiss annoying fans with the reasoning that "they paid for the ticket...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 18 days ago 66,902 reads 0 comments

  21. Warriors Now Have at Least 40 Games of 30+ Assists in Two Straight Seasons

    Fact: The Warriors had 33 assists in their 119-111 win over the Hawks on Monday night, Golden State's 40th game this season with 30 or more assists. It is their second straight season with at least 40 games of 30 or more assists...

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  22. The Night in the NBA: Kawhi Leonard Makes MVP Case, Dion Waiters Goes Off

    Kawhi Leonard proved again why he should be MVP in a tough Western Conference. Dion Waiters dealt the Cavs a second consecutive loss to top off a night with a critical injury to their bench...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 18 days ago 2,996 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Rookie Report Cards: How the Top 10 Shake Out as Stretch Run Begins

    2016-17's NBA rookie class has been forgettable. Some of that’s due to unfortunate injuries, and some of it’s because of underperformance (Kris Dunn). Others, meanwhile, were known long-term projects coming in (i...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 18 days ago 74,692 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Free Agency 2017: An Early Look at Each Team's Top Potential Targets

    If you're not down with early NBA free-agency takez , you've come to the wrong place. Last July's $102 million salary-cap and $122 million luxury-tax forecasts will shape every team's shopping list...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 246,238 reads 0 comments

  25. NBA Metrics 101: Ranking Late-Season Additions by Biggest Projected Impact

    Not every NBA acquisition is equal. Some are all hype without the corresponding production. There are those who flew below the radar but will prove more important than expected...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 18 days ago 49,479 reads 0 comments