1. 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 20 days ago 44,259 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 20 days ago 63,073 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 20 days ago 3,678 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 21 days ago 360,185 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 21 days ago 5,967 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 21 days ago 26,156 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 22 days ago 111,676 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 22 days ago 4,924 reads 0 comments

  9. James Harden Donates $1 Million to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts in Houston

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden announced Saturday he plans to donate $1 million to Hurricane Harvey relief. "This is home for me," Harden told reporters, according to KPRC-TV's Adam Wexler ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 22 days ago 11,963 reads 0 comments

  10. Kevin Durant Contemplates Getting a Tattoo of a Snake in Tribute to His Haters

    Kevin Durant says he's ready to embrace the hate he's received since making the leap from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Golden State Warriors in 2016...

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  11. If LeBron Chooses Lakers in 2018, Who Could Be His Max Contract Running Mate?

    LOS ANGELES — How often in history would a $500,000 fine be considered good news? After an outside law firm (Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz) conducted an investigation ...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 23 days ago 154,769 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Scout Breaks Down Cleveland Cavaliers' New Additions, Young Talent

    For better or worse, the Cleveland Cavaliers are going to look quite different this season. Culminating with the trade of Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics , nearly half of the Cavs roster will have turned over since June's NBA Finals...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 23 days ago 57,903 reads 0 comments

  13. Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward Talk Trade, LeBron James at Celtics Presser

    Following the finalization of their trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Boston Celtics introduced Kyrie Irving and free-agent acquisition Gordon Hayward in a highly anticipated press conference Friday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 23 days ago 65,779 reads 0 comments

  14. Kyrie Irving Says He Hasn't Spoken to LeBron James Since Trade to Celtics

    New Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving called the opportunity to play alongside LeBron James "awesome...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 23 days ago 68,602 reads 0 comments

  15. Lance Stephenson Drops New Song, Talks Paul George's Secret Raps and Lonzo Ball

    The riotous NBA offseason has been a mix of the drama in Cleveland , Chris Paul joining forces with the Beard, and the borderline absurd hype machine behind Lonzo Ball...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Brian Josephs about 23 days ago 20,818 reads 0 comments

  16. Iman Shumpert Says No Hard Feelings for Kyrie Irving After Trade to Celtics

    Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard Iman Shumpert said there's no hard feelings toward former teammate Kyrie Irving following his blockbuster trade to the Boston Celtics , which ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 23 days ago 34,121 reads 0 comments

  17. Jason Terry: 'Brink's Truck Will Come Out' for Isaiah Thomas Cavaliers Contract

    Longtime NBA guard Jason Terry said he's confident Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Isaiah Thomas is healthy amid questions about the new Cavs star's hip following a trade from ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 23 days ago 10,599 reads 0 comments

  18. Projecting New York Knicks' 2017-18 Depth Chart

    Meet the 2017-18 New York Knicks . Gone is Derrick Rose and his superteam delusions . In are No. 8 pick Frank Ntilikina and former first-round choice Tim Hardaway Jr., who scored a supersized check upon his return to the Empire State...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 23 days ago 14,024 reads 0 comments

  19. Kobe Challenges for All 30 NBA Teams

    Retired basketball legend and walking "Type A" personality example Kobe Bryant recently took to social media to issue seemingly random challenges to several NBA players and celebrities...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Maurice Peebles about 23 days ago 169,315 reads 0 comments

  20. Kevin Durant Defends LaMelo Ball Being Gifted a Lamborghini by LaVar Ball

    On Thursday , Big Baller Brand announced 16-year-old LaMelo Ball, the youngest brother of Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball, now has his own signature shoe...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 days ago 91,428 reads 0 comments

  21. The NBA Auto-Fill Game: Answering the Internet's Biggest Kyrie Irving Questions

    Kyrie Irving might be the newsiest NBA player out there right now—the centerpiece of a massive trade between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers that could shift the balance of power in the Eastern Conference...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 23 days ago 28,159 reads 0 comments

  22. 2017-18 NBA MVP Odds: The Path for Each Top-10 Favorite to Take Home the Trophy

    Right now, every NBA player has a chance to win MVP. Of course, many of the league's lesser contributors will quickly be eliminated from contention. They can only dream about a massive breakout for so long...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 23 days ago 53,720 reads 0 comments

  23. Who Ya Got: Karl-Anthony Towns or Anthony Davis?

    Picking between Anthony Davis and Karl-Anthony Towns verges on an unfair process. "Why choose?" you might ask. "Can you really go wrong?" Yes and no. Davis and Towns both sit among the NBA 's best under-25 building blocks...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 23 days ago 17,074 reads 0 comments

  24. The 5 Biggest Threats to a Warriors Championship Repeat in 2017-18

    The Golden State Warriors have reached the rarefied air of NBA dominance in which questions of 2018 championship picks don't involve them against any specific teams. It's them or the field —and smart money isn't too fond of the field...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 23 days ago 51,774 reads 0 comments

  25. Spencer Hawes Reportedly to Be Waived by Bucks Under Stretch Provision

    The Milwaukee Bucks reportedly will waive Spencer Hawes under the stretch provision Thursday in order to dip below the league's luxury tax apron, according to ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 24 days ago 3,247 reads 0 comments