1. Metrics 101: NBA's 10 Best Isolation Scorers

    Isolation plays can be some of the most exciting possessions employed by any NBA offense. Are they the most effective? Of course not, which is why many defenses are structured ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. 5 Golden State Warriors Who Still Need to Step Up

    The Golden State Warriors are off their game. That's sort of a tongue-and-cheek jab at the NBA 's (comfortable) leader in net efficiency. It's also an accurate statement when graded on their historically dominant curve...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Who Ya Got: NBA Experts Debate Joel Embiid vs. Ben Simmons as Better Cornerstone

    Finding a superstar is the most pivotal and difficult part of any NBA rebuild. But the Philadelphia 76ers needn't worry about it anymore. The fruits of their Process have yielded two: Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons...

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

  4. 'This Growth Process Is Fun': Rebuilding Knicks Are Proving They Can Compete

    NEW YORK — Jarrett Jack was bothered by the question. Not angry, more just confused. It was mid-September and he'd recently signed a deal with the New York Knicks. The team was introducing him to the New York media for the first time...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 5 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Kyrie Irving Scores 47 Points in Boston Celtics Win over Dallas Mavericks

    Mask or no mask, Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving is nearly unstoppable when he's as good as he was throughout Monday's 110-102 overtime victory over the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center, Texas...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Twitter Reacts as Kyrie Irving's 47 Help Celtics Beat Mavs for 16th Straight Win

    Despite trailing by 13 points in the fourth quarter, the Boston Celtics earned their 16th win in a row Monday night when they defeated the Dallas Mavericks 110-102 in overtime...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Joel Embiid Stuffs Donovan Mitchell, Baits Him into Technical Foul

    It's likely Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell won't want to see much more of Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid following Monday's game at Wells Fargo Center...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Boston's Jayson Tatum Posterizes Mavericks' Maxi Kleber

    Dallas Mavericks forward Maxi Kleber probably regretted entering the paint in an attempt to stop Jayson Tatum of the Boston Celtics during the first quarter of Monday's game at American Airlines Center...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Student Who Battled Cancer, Made Half-Court Shot Will Travel with 76ers

    As Tom Layberger of FootballMatters reported last November, high school student Mike Shelly overcame cancer en route to completing an awe-inspiring return to the football field...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 11 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Nuggets' Mike Malone Suspended 1 Game for Making Contact with Ref vs. Lakers

    Denver Nuggets head coach Mike Malone was suspended one game without pay, to be served on Monday night against the Sacramento Kings , after " entering the court, halting play ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 12 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Lonzo Ball Says LeBron James Is 'The Best Player in the World'

    Lonzo Ball and LeBron James both got their second career triple-doubles at 20 years, 23 days old, according to ESPN Stats and Info . Apparently, just being in the same conversation as the Cleveland Cavaliers star is huge for the rookie...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 15 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Realistically Available NBA Players with the Most Trade Value This Season

    Surefire trade bait is difficult to suss out this early in the NBA season. Teams are still trying to figure out where they stand...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 15 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Stephen Curry Warns Fans to Be 'Mindful' When Trying #CurryChallenge Trick Shot

    Even Stephen Curry knows when the #CurryChallenge is getting out of hand. A Twitter post of a fan's attempts to replicate Curry's layup-line shot recently went viral, featuring ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 16 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers News: Lonzo Ball, Luke Walton Discuss Rookie's Triple-Double vs. Nuggets

    The shooting still isn't there. But Lonzo Ball proved once again Sunday night that he can fill up a stat sheet, recording his second triple-double of the season in a 127-109 win over the Denver Nuggets ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. LeBron James: 'I'm All For' Reggie Jackson's Foul-Line Trolling of Jimmy Butler

    On Sunday night, Detroit Pistons guard Reggie Jackson interrupted Jimmy Butler's free-throw routine by going over defensive assignments and delaying the referee from giving Butler ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 19 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Dahntay Jones Says LeBron James Was Not Behind 2016 Halloween Tombstone Cookies

    Dahntay Jones dropped a bombshell by saying LeBron James did not personally make and decorate cookies from a 2016 Halloween party...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 20 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Lonzo Ball's Updated Rookie of the Year Blueprint

    Despite the occasional outburst, it's largely been a hot-take-inducing, ship-abandoning start to Lonzo Ball's highly publicized NBA career...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 21 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Ben Gordon Arrested for Driving with Forged License Plate

    Former NBA guard Ben Gordon was arrested Sunday in New York City for driving with a forged license plate. According to a police report obtained by the New York Post 's Tina Moore and Daniel Prendergast , Gordon was arrested around 9 p...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 21 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Patrick Beverley and Jerryd Bayless

    After losing eight straight games, the Los Angeles Clippers are looking for answers in turning around their fortunes. They're hoping that the return of Patrick Beverley will be the catalyst they need to do just that...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 22 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Lonzo Joins Magic Johnson as Only Lakers Rookies with Multiple Triple-Doubles

    Fact: With 11 points, 11 assists and 16 rebounds against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday, Lonzo Ball joined Magic Johnson as the only Los Angeles Lakers rookies with multiple triple-doubles...

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  21. KG Q&A: On 1-and-Dones, Why Thon Maker Will Be MVP and How Russ & KD 'Moved On'

    When Kevin Garnett retired , most reasonable NBA heads figured he'd lay low until, oh, pretty much his Hall of Fame induction ceremony...

    Jonathan Abrams Written by Jonathan Abrams about 23 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. NBA Rookie Ladder: Ben Simmons Leads the Pack 1 Month into Season

    This year's NBA rookie class has been one of the more exciting ones to track in recent memory. Five newcomers are averaging at least 14 points, and nine are scoring in double figures...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Lonzo Ball Grabs 16 Rebounds, Records Triple-Double as Lakers Blow Out Nuggets

    Lonzo Ball gets a lot of criticism, but he fired back at his critics Sunday night with his second career triple-double...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. Paul Millsap Suffers Wrist Injury During Nuggets vs. Lakers

    Denver Nuggets power forward Paul Millsap suffered a left wrist sprain during Sunday night's matchup against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center, according to Gina Mizell of the Denver Post ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Sixers' Joel Embiid Tweets About Blowing Lead vs. Warriors

    The Philadelphia 76ers had a chance for a signature win Saturday night against the Golden State Warriors. Out of the gate, they blitzed the NBA champions as they led by 19 points after the first quarter and eventually built a 24-point lead...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments