1. David Lee Reportedly Expected to Decline Spurs Contract Option, Test Free Agency

    San Antonio Spurs power forward David Lee is reportedly expected to decline his $1.6 million player option for the 2017-18 NBA season in order to hit free agency...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 days ago 14,134 reads 0 comments

  2. Jimmy Butler Rumored to Want Cavs Trade, Spoke to LeBron James, Kyrie Irving

    Joe Cowley of the Chicago Sun-Times reported Tuesday that Chicago Bulls All-Star swingman Jimmy Butler is rumored to be in favor of a potential trade to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 238,741 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Draft 2017: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Latest Mock Draft Predictions

    The 2017 NBA draft is almost here, folks. On Thursday, teams will select future stars and role players from this year's crop of talented rookie prospects...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 4 days ago 4,524 reads 0 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Paul George Trade Options and Buzz on Potential Draft-Day Moves

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' rebuild will officially kick into high gear this summer. Magic Johnson has taken over as president of basketball operations, brought in Rob Pelinka as ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 17,198 reads 0 comments

  5. PG-13 to Dubs? Cavs? Blazers? Inside Pacers' Wild Negotiations for Paul George

    The beauty of All-Star forward Paul George making it clear he will not stay with the Indiana Pacers beyond this season is he's eliminated all of the guesswork for general manager Kevin Pritchard ...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 4 days ago 262,292 reads 0 comments

  6. Twitter Ridicules Cavs Owner Dan Gilbert for Parting Ways with GM David Griffin

    As the Cleveland Cavaliers transition from their third-straight NBA Finals appearance to a pivotal offseason, they parted ways with general manager David Griffin on Monday...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 days ago 2,415 reads 0 comments

  7. Orlando Magic, Disney Agree on Jersey Sponsorship for 2017-18 Season

    The Orlando Magic and the Walt Disney Company reached an agreement on a jersey sponsorship starting in the 2017-18 NBA season. On Tuesday, Darren Rovell of ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 days ago 6,428 reads 0 comments

  8. Pau Gasol Reportedly Will Decline Spurs Contract Option, Re-Sign with Team

    San Antonio Spurs center Pau Gasol is reportedly planning to decline the $16.2 million player option in his contract for the 2017-18 NBA season, but he is expected to re-sign with the organization...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 days ago 27,340 reads 0 comments

  9. The Making of a Superstar: De'Aaron Fox

    The point guard proved he can take on anyone or anything—Lonzo Ball, Cookie Monster, the draft hype machine—and dominate. Now, he’s poised to take over the NBA.

    Jonathan Abrams Written by Jonathan Abrams about 4 days ago 341,974 reads 0 comments

  10. 2017 NBA Free Agents: Predictions for Gordon Hayward and More Top Stars

    NBA draft hype and trade rumors collide this time of year and have a way of overshadowing free agency. But only for so long. Yes, the Philadelphia 76ers acquiring the No...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 days ago 7,067 reads 0 comments

  11. 'He Thinks He's a Rapper': Dirk Nowitzki's Teammates Share Favorite Stories

    Dirk Nowitzki told B/R Mag that few opponents talk to him throughout a game. And while he may also take time to warm up to some teammates, he is one of the game's most affable players...

    Jonathan Abrams Written by Jonathan Abrams about 5 days ago 44,779 reads 0 comments

  12. 11 Years Ago Today Dwyane Wade Delivered an All-Time Great Finals Performance

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see hardwood analysis on a daily basis. You've never been so ready for some basketball...

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  13. Minnesota Timberwolves Announce Fitbit as Jersey Sponsor for 2017-18 Season

    The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday that players will begin wearing Fitbit patches on their jerseys during the 2017-18 season...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 4,929 reads 0 comments

  14. Indy Store That Gave Out Paul George Merch Free: We Knew It Wasn't Going to Sell

    Paul George hasn't even left the Indiana Pacers yet, but one Indianapolis-based T-shirt and apparel store didn't need more than a Wojbomb to decide that the superstar was all but gone...

    Joon Lee Written by Joon Lee about 5 days ago 61,334 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Paul George and Potential 2017 Draft-Day Moves

    It happens every year. The NBA Finals end, a champion is crowned and the hoops community expects to catch its breath. It's a fool's errand, though, as the real roller-coaster ride is just reaching the apex...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 days ago 2,706 reads 0 comments

  16. Steve Kerr to Be Given Time Off from Warriors to Pursue Medical Options on Back

    The Golden State Warriors will be giving head coach Steve Kerr time off during the offseason so he can pursue treatment options for the health issues that forced him to miss part of the team's 2016-17 playoff run...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 5,864 reads 0 comments

  17. Playing Keep or Trade with Every Lottery Pick in the NBA Draft

    Apparently, the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics got out ahead of us and played their own game of "Keep or Trade" leading into the 2017 NBA draft. Spoiler: They decided to trade ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 5 days ago 114,042 reads 0 comments

  18. What Would Paul George Do for Every Suitor's Title Chances?

    Everybody wants a piece of Paul George . George has informed the Indiana Pacers he'll leave preferably for the Los Angeles Lakers in free agency next summer, which has prompted ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 days ago 83,130 reads 0 comments

  19. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Current Projections for Every 1st-Round Prospect

    The 2017 NBA draft is just days away, and there's suddenly movement at the top of the board thanks to the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 days ago 4,539 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers Trade Rumors: LA 'Dangling' D'Angelo Russell to Acquire Top-12 Draft Pick

    ESPN's Chad Ford reported Monday that the Los Angeles Lakers are dangling guard D'Angelo Russell to land another top-12 pick in the 2017 NBA draft...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 107,293 reads 0 comments

  21. Dwyane Wade Reportedly 'Leaning Toward' Picking Up Bulls Contract Option

    Veteran guard Dwyane Wade is reportedly leaning toward exercising his player option to remain with the Chicago Bulls in 2017-18. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 24,995 reads 0 comments

  22. LaVar Ball Says Everybody Knows Lonzo Will Be a Laker, Won't Talk ZO2 Shoe Sales

    LaVar Ball once again expressed confidence Monday that his son, Lonzo Ball , will go No. 2 overall in the 2017 NBA draft to the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 17,908 reads 0 comments

  23. 2017 NBA Draft: Los Angeles Lakers' Last-Minute Whiteboard

    Thursday's NBA draft is rushing up fast, and the Los Angeles Lakers still have choices to make. It will be the third year in a row that L.A. selects at No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 5 days ago 30,854 reads 0 comments

  24. Ranking the Best NBA Draft Classes Since 2000

    The 2017 NBA draft is almost upon us, which means so are overreactions and premature evaluations. But before we rip this current class to shreds or shower it with unearned praise, ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 days ago 119,819 reads 0 comments

  25. Metrics 101: Ranking NBA Draft Track Records for Each Team's Commander in Chief

    The NBA draft is hard. Whether teams are picking first overall or trying to unearth second-round gems, it's difficult to find high-quality players while avoiding busts...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 days ago 86,232 reads 0 comments