1. Stephen Jackson Says He Lost Respect for Kevin Durant over Twitter Slip-Up

    Kevin Durant 's social media conduct has inspired an avalanche of backlash, and former Golden State Warriors swingman Stephen Jackson chimed in with his take on the recent Twitter ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 hour ago 2,161 reads 0 comments

  2. Charles Barkley Comments on NBA Extending Season, Calls Players 'Poor Babies'

    Hall of Famer Charles Barkley had some thoughts about the NBA 's extending its season, notably calling current players "poor babies" while expressing them...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 hours ago 36,407 reads 0 comments

  3. LeBron James Reportedly Motivated to Help Derrick Rose Earn Big Contract

    Derrick Rose's most famous new teammate is reportedly motivated to help him earn a significant contract when he hits unrestricted free agency after the 2017-18 campaign...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 hours ago 31,424 reads 0 comments

  4. LeBron James Tells World Leaders to Step Up at Bloomberg Business Forum

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James helped kick off the Bloomberg Global Business Forum on Wednesday with a challenge to world leaders...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 hours ago 6,627 reads 0 comments

  5. Enes Kanter on Kevin Durant's Twitter Antics: 'We Now Know How He Felt About Us'

    Kevin Durant has apologized for criticizing his former teammates and Oklahoma City Thunder head coach Billy Donovan in a post on his public Twitter account, but according to Enes Kanter, the damage has already been done...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 hours ago 37,022 reads 0 comments

  6. Joel Embiid Reportedly Not Cleared for 5-on-5; 76ers Will Take Cautious Approach

    The NBA 's regular season doesn't start until Oct. 17, but the Philadelphia 76ers are reportedly already concerned about big man Joel Embiid 's health. On Wednesday, the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 hours ago 11,044 reads 0 comments

  7. Markieff Morris to Undergo Surgery for Hernia Injury, to Miss Start of Camp

    Washington Wizards power forward Markieff Morris will reportedly undergo sports hernia surgery Friday and is expected to miss "at least" training camp, which starts next Tuesday, according to the Washington Post 's Candace Buckner ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 hours ago 876 reads 0 comments

  8. Watch Out, Twitter: Kevin Durant Is Taking No Prisoners This Summer

    NBA champion Kevin Durant has been a little preoccupied with social media outlets this offseason. His most recent Twitter gaffe has caused a stir. Watch the video above to see Durant's offseason media tour...

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  9. Kevin Durant's Offseason Reportedly Has Warriors Players, Officials 'Bewildered'

    Kevin Durant has had a fascinating offseason, from taking a shot at Steph Curry's signature shoes to allegedly using secret social media accounts to taking shots at his former organization, the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 hours ago 152,421 reads 0 comments

  10. Jahlil Okafor Trade Being Explored by 76ers, Brett Brown Says

    With a glut of big men on the roster, the Philadelphia 76ers are looking at trade options for Jahlil Okafor ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 hours ago 49,710 reads 0 comments

  11. Kobe Bryant's Former Rap Producers Talk About The Mamba's Never-Released Album

    "I'm going to pick you up. I want to have a talk." Russell Howard hung up the phone, nervous, terrified—every emotion you’d feel if Kobe Bryant called urgently, wanting a word...

    Joon Lee Written by Joon Lee about 13 hours ago 17,309 reads 0 comments

  12. Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Knicks SF 'Cautiously Optimistic' of Rockets Deal

    Carmelo Anthony 's camp is "cautiously optimistic" that the star forward will be traded to the Houston Rockets before Monday, according to Frank Isola of the New York Daily News ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 13 hours ago 139,968 reads 0 comments

  13. Andre Iguodala Reportedly Almost Signed with Rockets Before Warriors' Contract

    Golden State Warriors small forward Andre Iguodala nearly joined the Houston Rockets this summer after "the best recruiting presentation of all time" before ultimately signing a three-year contract with the Dubs...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 13 hours ago 15,767 reads 0 comments

  14. Sixers Reveal Alternate 'Spirit of 76' Court for 2017-18 Season

    After showing off their "Statement" uniform Sunday, the Philadelphia 76ers have revealed a new court design that corresponds with the team's "Spirit of 76" campaign...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 14 hours ago 3,202 reads 0 comments

  15. Derek Fisher Debuts on 'Dancing with the Stars'

    Five-time NBA champion Derek Fisher is now competing for the Mirrorball Trophy as a contestant on Dancing with the Stars ...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 14 hours ago 1,974 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA 2K18: Best Young Stars to Build a Franchise Around in MyGM and MyLEAGUE

    One can start to feel the next generation of talent in the NBA starting to take over. For those playing the newly released NBA 2K18 from 2K Sports, this is clear enough when ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 16 hours ago 809 reads 0 comments

  17. Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Biggest Questions Entering Training Camp

    Excitement and exposure won't be lacking with the 2017-18 Los Angeles Lakers . Not with Magic Johnson at the helm, Lonzo Ball behind the wheel, LaVar Ball on every mic and 35 national broadcasts on the docket...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 16 hours ago 5,347 reads 0 comments

  18. Ranking the Most Overrated Moves of the NBA Offseason

    Don't let the NBA offseason's optimistic leanings ruin your nose for nonsense. Not every transaction worth slight praise deserves all the recognition it ultimately receives...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 16 hours ago 46,723 reads 0 comments

  19. Every Top NBA Rookie's Calling Card

    Each of the top NBA rookies will be known for something once the season starts to unfold. Their identities early on will revolve around these signature qualities or strengths, which include scoring skills, passing and speed...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 17 hours ago 26,471 reads 0 comments

  20. Ranking Every NBA Team's Starting Frontcourt Ahead of 2017-18 Season

    As shooting ranges stretch and skill trumps strength in a more free-flowing game, the NBA is increasingly a league dominated by guards and wings...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 17 hours ago 51,187 reads 0 comments

  21. Magic Johnson Subpoenaed to Testify in Draymond Green Lawsuit

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson has reportedly been subpoenaed as a witness in a lawsuit filed against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 26,974 reads 0 comments

  22. Damian Lillard Says Dame 4s Kicks Will Be Released on Same Day as New Album

    Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard confirmed Tuesday his latest signature sneaker from Adidas, the Dame 4, will drop Oct. 6 —the same day his second studio album is released...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 14,080 reads 0 comments

  23. Enes Kanter Praises Thunder Organization After Kevin Durant's Twitter Criticism

    In an apparent response to Kevin Durant , Enes Kanter threw his support behind the Oklahoma City Thunder organization Tuesday on Twitter: Durant, who left the Thunder to ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 34,444 reads 0 comments

  24. Playoff-Bound or Not, Lakers Are Smart to Add Veteran Depth

    LOS ANGELES — NBA teams are built on "ifs"—calculated risks. Some ifs are safer bets. If you put Kevin Durant on a team with Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, the chances of an NBA title are pretty good...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 1 day ago 14,705 reads 0 comments

  25. Nike and Chicago Bulls to Release New Michael Jordan Jerseys

    It appears basketball fans will be able to honor the G.O.A.T. with some fresh gear this season. According to Mario Briguglio of Sneaker Bar Detroit , the Chicago Bulls , the ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 day ago 7,692 reads 0 comments