1. Shaquille O'Neal Compares Westbrook-Durant Situation to His Free Agency

    Professional athletes earn the right to free agency once they play a certain amount of time in their respective leagues, but should they choose to leave their teams, some feel there is a proper way to go about things...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 14 hours ago 24,285 reads 0 comments

  2. Rockets Acquire NBA's Leading Scorer Off the Bench in Lou Williams

    Fact: Lou Williams was traded to the Houston Rockets on Tuesday. He leads the league in scoring off the bench at 18.7 PPG (min. 10 games played)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 15 hours ago 7,574 reads 0 comments

  3. Forget Brandon Roy, the Former Player; Meet Brandon Roy, the High School Coach

    It's Friday night inside a crowded high school gym in Seattle's central district, and Brandon Roy is right where he wants to be...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Tyler Richardson about 16 hours ago 180,689 reads 0 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Trade Buzz Surrounding Nick Young, Brandon Ingram and More

    So, the Los Angeles Lakers have been busy. On Tuesday, team governor Jeanie Buss announced that Lakers legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson was taking over as president of basketball operations...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 hours ago 14,994 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Trade Deadline 2017: Best-Case Trade Scenarios for Every Team

    The Feb. 23 trade deadline won't treat every NBA team well. Some squads will surely be stuck scrounging for solutions after 3 p.m. EST has come and gone...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 17 hours ago 375,254 reads 0 comments

  6. Knicks Rumors: Trade Buzz Surrounding Carmelo Anthony and More

    Barring a miracle, the New York Knicks are about to finish their 13th losing regular season in their last 16 years. During that span, the Knicks have won just one playoff series...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 17 hours ago 5,801 reads 0 comments

  7. Bulls Rumors: Hottest Trade Reports Surrounding Chicago

    When guards Dwyane Wade and Rajon Rondo joined the Chicago Bulls to combine forces with swingman Jimmy Butler, many wondered how their play styles and personalities would mesh under head coach Fred Hoiberg...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 17 hours ago 6,411 reads 0 comments

  8. Cavaliers Rumors: Trade Buzz Surrounding Ricky Rubio, Iman Shumpert and More

    The trade deadline for the 2016-17 NBA season is nearly here. This means that teams looking to add some final pieces before going on a postseason run—like the Cleveland Cavaliers —are running out of time to do so...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 17 hours ago 15,305 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Trade Deadline 2017: Final B/R Staff Predictions

    NBA wheelers and dealers have until Feb. 23 at 3 p.m. ET to make their wildest (or most practical) transactional dreams come true. By now, we've heard every rumor about every player verified, debunked and resurrected...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 17 hours ago 350,932 reads 0 comments

  10. NBA Rumors: Pre-2017 Deadline Trade Buzz on Jahlil Okafor and More

    Names get thrown around early and often during the NBA trading season. Some rumors are legitimate, while others prove to be false as the player sticks with his current team...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 18 hours ago 1,097 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Trade Rumors: Top Buzz on Andre Drummond, More as 2017 Deadline Approaches

    Another big name found himself on the move Tuesday as Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Lou Williams, who is averaging 18.6 points in just 24...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 19 hours ago 6,620 reads 0 comments

  12. Two Years Removed from Duke Stardom, Tyus Jones Swimming in NBA 'Choppy Waters'

    Tyus Jones had his cellphone pressed to his ear o n draft night in 2015 — just like every executive, agent and first-round prospect in basketball. Flip Saunders was on the other end...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ken Berger about 19 hours ago 69,653 reads 0 comments

  13. Too Old at 33? Ben Gordon Grinds in the D-League for One Shot at NBA Comeback

    Have you seen the highlights ? If not, you should check them out. There's Ben Gordon , yes, that Ben Gordon, the former University of Connecticut star, and No...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 19 hours ago 318,243 reads 0 comments

  14. Steph Curry's Secrets to Success: Brain Training, Float Tanks and Strobe Goggles

    Steph Curry and the world's elite athletes are using deep science and cutting-edge tech to study and train their brains, and the results have been profound—not only in their games, but also their lives.

    Brandon Sneed Written by Brandon Sneed about 21 hours ago 84,651 reads 0 comments

  15. Ranking Last-Minute NBA Trade Deadline Targets for the New York Knicks

    One of these seasons, the New York Knicks won't be among the most active teams leading into the NBA 's trade deadline. It just won't be this year. Or the next. Or the one after that...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 day ago 13,670 reads 0 comments

  16. 9 College Players Worth Working the 2017 NBA Trade Deadline For

    Draft picks can become key assets at the NBA trade deadline. The strength of the projected 2017 field should bring even more attention and value to this year's first-round selections...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 day ago 83,966 reads 0 comments

  17. Byron Scott Says Lakers Can Win NBA Title Within 5 Years with Magic Johnson

    Former player and coach of the Los Angeles Lakers Byron Scott believes Magic Johnson is the man who can turn around the franchise...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 8,650 reads 0 comments

  18. Despite Swift Changes, Patience Will Be a Virtue for Lakers in Magic Johnson Era

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Magic Johnson has waited a long, long time for this. Taking a break late Tuesday afternoon after talking to 10 NBA general managers (with three more ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 day ago 42,347 reads 0 comments

  19. Jazz Reportedly Interested in Re-Acquiring Deron Williams from Mavericks

    The Utah Jazz , looking to further fortify their point guard position, have expressed interest in re-acquiring Dallas Mavericks guard Deron Williams . ESPN.com's Tim MacMahon and Marc Stein reported the news...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 24,462 reads 0 comments

  20. Shabazz Muhammad Reportedly Drawing Trade Interest from Wizards

    In search of bench reinforcements at the trade deadline, the Washington Wizards have reportedly turned their attention to Minnesota Timberwolves swingman Shabazz Muhammad ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 21,745 reads 0 comments

  21. Lou Williams Traded to Rockets; Lakers Receive Corey Brewer, Draft Pick

    In the midst of a rebuild, the Los Angeles Lakers made a move to bolster their asset stockpile Tuesday when they traded Sixth Man of the Year candidate Lou Williams to the Houston ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 168,194 reads 0 comments

  22. Rick Fox Talks Magic Johnson's New Lakers Role, Wants Kobe Bryant to Join Team

    Count former Los Angeles Lakers forward Rick Fox among those excited about a Magic Johnson-helmed front office. "Success is pretty much Magic's middle name, right?" Fox told TMZ Sports on Tuesday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 20,588 reads 0 comments

  23. Tom Thibodeau Reportedly Behind Timberwolves' Derrick Rose Trade Pursuit

    Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau coached the MVP version of Derrick Rose when the two were with the Chicago Bulls . Thibodeau reportedly wants another chance to lead the New York Knicks point guard...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 28,424 reads 0 comments

  24. Breaking Down Anthony Davis' Record-Setting NBA All Star Game MVP Performance

    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...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 day ago 165 reads 0 comments

  25. Michael Che Jokes About Odell Beckham's Hair, Dunking at B/R All-Star Comedy Jam

    Comedian Michael Che, who also works on Saturday Night Live 's Weekend Update segment, is weirded out with the obsession over Odell Beckham Jr. 's hair. You know the look. Che joked everyone with that hairstyle can probably dunk...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 day ago 1,629 reads 0 comments