1. NBA Announces 2017 MVP Finalists Ahead of Awards Show

    The three finalists for the 2016-17 NBA MVP award have been announced, with Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook , Houston Rockets guard James Harden and San Antonio Spurs ...

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  2. 2017 NBA Awards Finalists Revealed Including MVP, Rookie of the Year

    The NBA announced Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook , Houston Rockets point guard James Harden and San Antonio Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard as the finalists for the 2016-17 NBA Most Valuable Player Award on Friday...

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  3. Jaylen Brown Says He Isn't Afraid of LeBron James, Calls Him a Regular Guy

    Prior to Game 2 against the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals on Friday, Boston Celtics rookie Jaylen Brown told reporters that he isn't afraid of Cavs superstar LeBron James ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 52,492 reads 0 comments

  4. Adam Silver on Impact of Cavaliers, Warriors' Dominance on NBA: 'Not a Concern'

    In an interview Friday with ESPN, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver expressed no concern regarding the dominance of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 15,775 reads 0 comments

  5. 5 Prospects New York Knicks Should Target Following NBA Draft Lottery

    If it weren't for bad luck, the New York Knicks would have no luck at all, and the NBA lottery sure manifested the truth of that statement. There wasn't a great chance they were going to move up in the draft...

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  6. LaVar Ball Accused of Stealing Big Baller Brand Name by Argentinian Company

    Argentinian company Baller Brand accused LaVar Ball of stealing its name Thursday in an Instagram post. Ball has brought Big Baller Brand to the forefront, but the name is too ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 182,421 reads 0 comments

  7. Lakers Will Ask About LaVar Ball's Involvement at UCLA, Luke Walton Says

    Luke Walton said Friday on the Dan Patrick Show that the Los Angeles Lakers will contact UCLA head coach Steve Alford to ask questions about LaVar Ball's involvement with the program...

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  8. Kobe Dishes out Rare Retirement Assist to Help High School Class Ace Finals

    Kobe Bryant has always been one of the NBA 's greatest scorers but now in his new position, he's all about the assists. Check it out above...

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  9. Predictions for the 2017 NBA Draft Following Draft Lottery

    Jonathan Wasserman is digging deep into the pool of draft-eligible players after the outcome of the 2017 NBA draft lottery on Tuesday to bring his predictions. Watch above...

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  10. Isaiah Thomas When Asked What Would Happen If He Were 6'4": I'd Be the Best Ever

    If Isaiah Thomas were 6'4", he'd be the best player ever—according to himself. The Boston Celtics star point guard, who stands at a towering 5'9" (and that's being generous), was asked by Good Morning America 's T...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 days ago 13,802 reads 0 comments

  11. Paul George Rumored to Be Focused on Legacy, Believes He Can Improve Lakers

    Indiana Pacers superstar Paul George is reportedly focused on his legacy more so than money and believes he can help return the Los Angeles Lakers to prominence...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 90,448 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Playoffs 2017: Friday's Live-Stream Schedule, TV Info, Odds and More

    There are a few different ways to look at Friday's Game 2 Eastern Conference Finals encounter between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics. One is the trainwreck analogy, where one simply can't look away...

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  13. NBA Draft 2017: Latest Mock Draft and Teams with Most to Lose on June 22

    The NBA draft is the most important time of year for many rebuilding teams. With the future of their franchises in doubt, they need to do their homework on all the top prospects so they don't end up with a bust...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 10 days ago 6,746 reads 0 comments

  14. LeBron James Ties Kobe Bryant, Karl Malone for Most 1st-Team All-NBA Selections

    Fact: LeBron James was named first-team All- NBA on Thursday, his 11th time making the team. He tied Kobe Bryant and Karl Malone for the most first-team All-NBA selections in NBA history...

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  15. Kawhi Leonard Officially Questionable for Game 3 vs. Warriors with Ankle Injury

    The San Antonio Spurs announced Friday that forward Kawhi Leonard is questionable to play against the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals on Saturday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 20,691 reads 0 comments

  16. LaMarcus Aldridge Is Built to Fit in with the Spurs, Not to Save Them

    SAN ANTONIO — When LaMarcus Aldridge had his pick of teams two years ago, the choice was telling. He didn't want to go somewhere they'd ask him to play too physically...

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  17. LaVar Ball Has a 'Big Ego,' Is 'Sticking His Foot in His Mouth,' Per Byron Scott

    Former Los Angeles Lakers guard and head coach Byron Scott expressed his belief in a TMZ exclusive that LaVar Ball is bringing a level of negativity to Lonzo Ball's draft process...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 39,670 reads 0 comments

  18. Can Celtics Bounce Back to Avoid Short Eastern Conference Finals vs. Cavaliers?

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

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  19. Justin Bieber Dons Cavs Shorts at Show Months After Wearing Full Steph Curry Uni

    Pop star Justin Bieber has a strange relationship with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors, the heavy favorites to reach the NBA Finals...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 days ago 61,837 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers Rumors: Top Trade Buzz as 2017 Postseason Continues

    The Los Angeles Lakers missed the playoffs the last four seasons, but things are trending upward for the proud franchise. Los Angeles hired legend Magic Johnson as its president of basketball operations and landed the No...

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  21. Brandon Austin Reportedly Trying out with 76ers After NBA Arbitration Hearing

    Brandon Austin will reportedly try out for the Philadelphia 76ers after an arbitrator ruled the NBA is not allowed to fine or suspend a player based on prior legal allegations...

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  22. Kevin Durant Jokingly Channels Inner LaVar Ball with Writer: 'Stay in Your Lane'

    When pressed by Fox Sports 1's Kristine Leahy on Wednesday, Lonzo Ball’s father, LaVar, had a few simple words: "Stay in your lane...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 days ago 61,012 reads 0 comments

  23. Ben Simmons' Sister Wants Bro to Dunk on Lonzo Ball so Hard LaVar Runs on Court

    Ben Simmons ’ sister Olivia is not a fan of the Ball family. On Thursday, she tweeted that she hopes the Philadelphia 76ers rookie point guard dunks on NBA lottery-bound ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 days ago 4,505 reads 0 comments

  24. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Where Top Prospects Will Land in 1st Round

    Even after the beatdown loss that was Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, it's still a good time to be a Boston Celtics fan...

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  25. Knicks Rumors: Top Trade Buzz as 2017 Postseason Continues

    The New York Knicks continue to look for ways to improve for the future, but the one thing that is clear is there is no easy solution...

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