1. Brandon Ingram Will Not Play Against Pacers Due to Ankle Injury

    Los Angeles Lakers small forward Brandon Ingram will miss Friday night's home game against the Indiana Pacers at Staples Center due to an ankle injury. The Lakers announced the status update shortly before tipoff...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 hour ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Cavaliers Trade Rumors: Cleveland Pursuing DeAndre Jordan, Lou Williams Deals

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are pursuing a trade for Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan ahead of the NBA 's Feb. 8 trade deadline, according to the New York Times ' Marc Stein ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Potential Trade Packages for Kemba Walker: Could Knicks or Cavs Make a Play?

    After spending years scrapping and clawing to remain in the middle of the pack, the Charlotte Hornets recognize they're stuck. And they are finally, mercifully prepared to do something about it—even if they have to trade Kemba Walker...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. DeMarcus Cousins Doesn't Think Pelicans Will Trade Him Before Deadline

    New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins said Friday that he doesn't believe the Pels will move him prior to the Feb. 8 trade deadline, according to Marc J. Spears of ESPN's The Undefeated...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Kristaps Porzingis Reacts to Not Being Voted All-Star Starter: 'Players Know'

    New York Knicks power forward Kristaps Porzingis shrugged off questions about failing to secure a starting spot for the 2018 NBA All-Star Game because of fan and media voting...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Cavaliers Trade Rumors: George Hill Reportedly Drawing Interest from Cleveland

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are reportedly " expressing interest" in a trade for Sacramento Kings point guard George Hill , according to Yahoo Sports' Shams Charania ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. N.E.R.D. to Perform at 2018 NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show

    Hip-hop group N.E.R.D. announced Friday that it will perform at halftime of the 2018 NBA All-Star Game. N.E.R.D. made it official with the following tweet: The NBA All-Star Game will be played at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Feb...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. What's Wrong with Golden State Warriors' Once-Invincible Death Lineup?

    The "Death Lineup" or the "Hamptons Five"—whatever you want to call it—got its name because it effectively terminated whoever it went against...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Will Gottlieb about 7 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Who Will Be an All-Star First for Lakers, Lonzo Ball or Kyle Kuzma?

    LOS ANGELES — On Thursday, Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma of the Los Angeles Lakers rookies were not voted in as All-Star starters...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 8 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Ranking the Best Athlete Rap Bars of the Season (So Far)

    It's 2018. Anyone who wants to make a song can literally record themselves on their phone, slap it on a Soundclick beat, and boom: They're a "rapper...

    Natalie Weiner Written by Natalie Weiner about 8 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Jordan Bell Ankle Injury Diagnosed as Inflammation, Out at Least 2 Weeks

    Golden State Warriors power forward Jordan Bell is dealing with inflammation in his left ankle after leaving Wednesday's game against the Chicago Bulls in a wheelchair...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Rudy Gobert to Be Activated vs. Knicks After Knee Injury

    The Utah Jazz announced that center Rudy Gobert will return from a knee injury to play against the New York Knicks on Friday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. D'Angelo Russell Cleared to Return from Knee Injury vs. Heat

    After missing 31 games with a knee injury, D'Angelo Russell will return to the Brooklyn Nets for Friday's game against the Miami Heat . Per Anthony Puccio of SB Nation, Russell is available for the Nets ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Jon Leuer to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery on Ankle Injury

    Detroit Pistons power forward Jon Leuer said on Friday that he will undergo season-ending ankle surgery, according to Rod Beard of the Detroit News . Leuer suffered the ankle injury on Oct...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Kemba Walker Would Be 'Devastated' If Hornets Traded Him Amid Rumors

    Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker made it clear Friday that he has no interest in getting traded. According to Dan Feldman of Pro Basketball Talk, Walker said, " I would definitely be devastated if I was to get traded...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Kemba Walker Trade Rumors: Hornets Making Star PG Available in Talks

    The Charlotte Hornets figure to be sellers at the trade deadline, and point guard Kemba Walker is reportedly being made available to teams in need of backcourt help. Per ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 12 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA All-Star Game Rosters 2018: Voting Results for Starters; Predicting Reserves

    What's that old saying? "Ask and you shall receive." Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry said he would have no problem making picks as the Western Conference ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 12 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA All-Star Game 2018: Least-Deserving Starters, Top Snubs After Lineups Reveal

    The first pieces of the NBA All-Star Game puzzle came together on Thursday, as 10 starters were selected for the event on February 18 at Staples Center. The reserves for the contest will be announced on Tuesday next week...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 13 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Kevin Love Needs More Touches When Cavaliers Offense Struggles, Tyronn Lue Says

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue wants to see Kevin Love get the ball more when the offense is struggling to score points...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 13 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. San Antonio Spurs vs. Toronto Raptors Odds, Analysis, NBA Betting Pick

    Two NBA title contenders with identical records will square off in Toronto on Friday when the Raptors (30-13) host the San Antonio Spurs (30-13) as home favorites...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 13 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Why the NBA Suddenly Has No Chill

    Remember the days in the not-too-distant past when one of the biggest complaints about the NBA was that the players were too friendly, nobody hated each other anymore and there were no juicy rivalries? Those days, apparently, are over...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ken Berger about 14 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. B/R's Official Wish List for the 2018 NBA Dunk Contest

    With the starters for the 2018 NBA All-Star Game set in stone, we can finally get to talking about real-world issues that have an impact on our everyday lives. Like which players should ideally be present for Feb...

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

  23. NBA Power Rankings: LeBron James, Cavaliers' Free Fall Continues

    If it felt like sacrilege when the Cleveland Cavaliers fell out of the top five in our power rankings a few weeks ago, what do we call this ? LeBron James ' team is struggling, ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 15 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. New York Knicks Midseason Awards

    Maybe the 20-25 New York Knicks don't deserve midseason awards. They blew a 19-point lead Sunday against the New Orleans Pelicans, and they lost by just six Wednesday but only after letting a depleted Memphis Grizzlies roster open an 18-point lead...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 21 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Rockets Beat Timberwolves Despite James Harden's Struggles; Jimmy Butler Nets 23

    The Houston Rockets received a poor shooting performance from their offensive leader and were without key rotation pieces Thursday. But they had little trouble dispatching the Minnesota Timberwolves in a 116-98 victory at the Toyota Center...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments