1. Jabari Bird Reportedly Signs 2-Way Contract with Boston Celtics

    The Boston Celtics are filling out their roster for the 2017-18 season, reportedly signing guard Jabari Bird to a contract. Per ESPN's Marc J. Spears , Bird received a two-way contract from the Celtics on Tuesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 6,203 reads 0 comments

  2. Magic Johnson Asked Jeanie Buss to Take Lakers Tampering Fine out of His Salary

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said Monday he told team owner Jeanie Buss she could take the $500,000 fine for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George out of his salary...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 42,661 reads 0 comments

  3. Tracy McGrady Throws Labor Day Barbecue for Hurricane Harvey Victims

    Tracy McGrady and his wife, CleRenda, hosted a Labor Day barbecue in Houston's Third Ward, to serve the Hurricane Harvey-damaged area...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 18 days ago 420 reads 0 comments

  4. Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Jabari Parker Reportedly Mentioned in Talks

    Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker was reportedly discussed in trade talks involving New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony . On Tuesday, Ian Begley of ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 122,481 reads 0 comments

  5. Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban Responds to CJ McCollum's 'Law and Order' Parody

    In social media's criminal justice system, the Dallas Mavericks are represented by Mark Cuban . CJ McCollum continued his Law and Order: CJ Victims Unit parody series at Dallas' expense Monday...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 18 days ago 4,371 reads 0 comments

  6. Kyrie Irving Poses with Cast of Upcoming 'Uncle Drew' Movie

    Before playing with his new Boston Celtics teammates, Kyrie Irving returned to his Uncle Drew roots alongside his true basketball elders...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 18 days ago 56,361 reads 0 comments

  7. NBA Tampering 101: 'If You're Not Cheating ... You're Not Trying'

    The most shocking aspect of the NBA 's investigation of the Los Angeles Lakers for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George is not that the league found enough evidence to slap the Lakers with a $500,000 fine...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 18 days ago 42,167 reads 0 comments

  8. Tilman Fertitta to Buy Rockets for Reported NBA-Record $2.2 Billion

    Tilman Fertitta, the Houston-based CEO of restaurant company Landry's, Inc., has reached an agreement to purchase the NBA 's Houston Rockets franchise from Leslie Alexander...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 131,775 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Relationship Counseling: How Will New Star-Studded Duos Work?

    In the NBA , you can't just mash together top talent and assume it'll work. Chemistry matters. So does an established pecking order that dictates bus boarding protocol, crunch-time priority and who gets to yell at whom...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 18 days ago 37,372 reads 0 comments

  10. A Five-Part Blueprint for Lonzo Ball to Win Rookie of the Year

    Lonzo Ball is still learning the ins and outs of NBA life. Sure, he flashed the on-court skills to secure MVP honors in summer league...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 18 days ago 12,545 reads 0 comments

  11. Metrics 101: Greatest Point Guard Seasons in Modern NBA History

    Even within the modern portion of NBA history—1973-74 through the present day (when the scope of box scores expanded), point guards have seen their roles change dramatically...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 18 days ago 72,196 reads 0 comments

  12. Lonzo Ball Gets Guest-Starring Role on Next Season of 'Fuller House'

    Lonzo Ball can now add professional acting credits to his list of accolades. The rookie Laker will appear alongside the Tanners on the upcoming season of Netflix sitcom Fuller House , a popular spinoff of 90s classic Full House...

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  13. Doc Rivers Talks Celtics' Trade for Kyrie Irving, Danny Ainge

    The Boston Celtics had a busy offseason, and in doing so, Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers thought the team addressed what was an issue with the existing roster. "They went out and got talent, man...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 19 days ago 26,226 reads 0 comments

  14. John Wall Sends Comedian Lil Duval Gliding with Crossover in Celebrity Game

    Shockingly, professional basketball players are better at basketball than short comedians. Ludacris held his LudaDay Weekend Celebrity Basketball Game on Sunday in Atlanta , bringing ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 19 days ago 6,638 reads 0 comments

  15. Dwyane Wade Rumors: Heat, Lakers, Clippers Appeal to Star Amid Cavaliers Links

    Dwyane Wade is currently under contract with the Chicago Bulls , but if he reaches a buyout with the team, he could have a few options for his next destination...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 days ago 189,498 reads 0 comments

  16. Cavs Reportedly Had Trade Talks Regarding Nets Pick Acquired in Celtics Swap

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have had discussions with teams about moving the first-round pick they acquired in the Kyrie Irving -Isaiah Thomas blockbuster. Joe Vardon of Cleveland...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 19 days ago 110,951 reads 0 comments

  17. James Worthy: Kevin Durant Comments on Showtime Lakers Lineup 'Ludicrous'

    Kevin Durant would like to have taken James Worthy's spot alongside Magic Johnson on the "Showtime" Lakers from the 1980s, but Worthy called that notion "ludicrous." "Why me?" he asked in an interview with TMZ Sports ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 days ago 94,332 reads 0 comments

  18. 2018 NBA Draft: Top Sleeper Prospect at Every Position

    Sleepers come out of nowhere every year to surprise as breakout NBA prospects. Donovan Mitchell, John Collins and Kyle Kuzma were a few from 2017...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 19 days ago 44,221 reads 0 comments

  19. Derrick Rose Cries After Watching Video Tribute from Fans in China

    Derrick Rose still has loyal supporters in China. NBA teams are no longer as keen on the point guard, who will play for his third different squad in as many seasons after signing a one-year, $2...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 19 days ago 63,066 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Rumors: Latest Free Agency Buzz Surrounding Jason Terry, Josh Smith and More

    While there aren't many game-changing players still available on the free-agent market, there are still noteworthy veterans who can help a team next season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 days ago 3,678 reads 0 comments

  21. Ice Cube, BIG3 League Subjects of $250M Lawsuit Filed by CBL Founder Carl George

    Ice Cube 's BIG3 basketball league proved to be an entertaining diversion for hoops fans during the NBA offseason, but it may also prove to be a costly venture for the star entertainer depending on the result of pending litigation...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 20 days ago 360,167 reads 0 comments

  22. Kobe Bryant, John Williams Perform 'Dear Basketball' Animated Short

    Kobe Bryant can add an appearance with John Williams at the Hollywood Bowl to his resume. On Saturday, Alysha Tsuji of USA Today reported the former Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 days ago 5,963 reads 0 comments

  23. James Harden Says He's a 'Rocket4Life' in Response to Fan's Tweet

    James Harden issued a proclamation Saturday, saying in response to a fan's tweet that he will never leave the Houston Rockets . Harden, 28, signed a four-year contract extension this summer...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 days ago 26,155 reads 0 comments

  24. LaVar Ball Says LeBron James 'Is Coming to LA,' Would Fit with Lonzo on Lakers

    LaVar Ball has a knack for speaking things into existence , so perhaps we should hear him out when he says LeBron James is going to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers next summer...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 21 days ago 111,673 reads 0 comments

  25. John Wall Says He Is 'The Best 2-Way Point Guard' in NBA

    John Wall is always one to exude confidence, and that was evident this week when he told BallIsLife (h/t CSN Wizards ) he believes he's the NBA 's premier floor general. "I'm the best two-way point guard in the league," Wall said...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 21 days ago 4,921 reads 0 comments