1. NBA Finals 2017: Known Dates, Format for Championship Schedule

    Once Kevin Durant joined the defending Western Conference champions, most envisioned a third meeting in the NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 3 days ago 4,934 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Projections for Prospects with Most Star Potential

    The NBA Finals are now set between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors, which means every team with a first-round pick is now officially in offseason mode and preparing for the 2017 NBA draft...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 3 days ago 6,438 reads 0 comments

  3. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Lonzo Ball, D'Angelo Russell and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers face good problems this offseason. It's a drastic change in tone around the franchise, no doubt, but for once the questions around the team amount to what ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 6,867 reads 0 comments

  4. Chris Paul Pursuit by Spurs Reportedly a Concern for Clippers

    The Los Angeles Clippers are reportedly growing concerned about the Western Conference rival San Antonio Spurs making a serious push for superstar point guard Chris Paul during the offseason...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 days ago 88,734 reads 0 comments

  5. Kevin Durant Says He's Not to Blame for NBA's Parity Concerns

    Evidence of the NBA 's lack of parity isn't hard to find since the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors are playing in the NBA Finals for the third straight year, but Kevin ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 87,098 reads 0 comments

  6. 2017 NBA Draft Spotlight: Meet the Combine Stud Flying Up Lottery Boards

    Jonathan Wasserman is gearing up for the 2017 NBA draft on June 22 and bringing you one of his spotlight players. Check him out above...

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  7. LeBron James Passes Michael Jordan for Most Postseason Points in NBA History

    Fact: LeBron James scored 35 points in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 135-102 win over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night, passing Michael Jordan for the most postseason points scored in NBA history...

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  8. 'The Full 48' Podcast: B/R's Jonathan Wasserman Previews 2017 NBA Draft

    Bleacher Report's Jonathan Wasserman joins B/R's Howard Beck and Jordan Brenner on The Full 48 podcast to preview the 2017 NBA draft ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 3 days ago 10,598 reads 0 comments

  9. 5 Reasons New York Knicks Should Make Frank Ntilikina Their Top NBA Draft Target

    The New York Knicks own the No. 8 pick in the 2017 NBA draft, which means they won't get to select Markelle Fultz or Lonzo Ball. However, their next-best option, Frank Ntilikina, is likely to still be on the board...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 days ago 14,043 reads 0 comments

  10. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Lakers, Knicks and More 2017 Lottery Teams

    The NBA lottery hasn't been this interesting in years. This isn't just a case of the top 10 featuring the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers, either...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 11,519 reads 0 comments

  11. LeBron James Says Thinking About Playing Warriors in Final Is 'Too Stressful'

    After securing a third straight appearance in the NBA Finals on Thursday, Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star LeBron James didn't want to start thinking about another matchup with the Golden State Warriors yet...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 39,939 reads 0 comments

  12. Should the San Antonio Spurs Go All-in on 2017 Free Agency?

    There is an expiration date on every NBA success story. Title windows are not forever, even when they seem that way...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 days ago 38,487 reads 0 comments

  13. Grading Every Cleveland Cavaliers Player Entering NBA Finals

    The spring training part of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' postseason schedule is officially over. For the third straight year, the Cavs are headed to the NBA Finals to face the Golden State Warriors ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 3 days ago 41,154 reads 0 comments

  14. LeBron James 'Never Guessed' He'd Pass Jordan as NBA Playoff Scoring King

    “I’ve always felt like I was a triple threat: pass, rebound, score,” James tells B/R Mag. “But scoring has never been my concentration on things.”

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 3 days ago 125,839 reads 0 comments

  15. Al Horford Says Cavaliers Are East's Team to Beat, Celtics Must Grow

    After the Boston Celtics ' season came to an end at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals, center Al Horford believes his team has a lot of work to do in catching up to their competition...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 6,085 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Playoffs 2017: Schedule and Key Factors for Championship Matchup

    The stage is officially set for round three of the Cleveland Cavaliers versus the Golden State Warriors, as the teams meet in the NBA Finals for the third consecutive year...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 3 days ago 5,576 reads 0 comments

  17. 2017 NBA Draft: Lonzo Ball or De'Aaron Fox, Who Ya Got?

    Washington's Markelle Fultz remains the favorite to go first in the 2017 NBA draft. The No. 2 overall discussion features Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox , exciting point guards with contrasting styles and strengths...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 days ago 173,909 reads 0 comments

  18. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions and Prospects Who Can Help Contenders

    The 2017 NBA draft is drawing increasingly closer. For teams that didn't have a legitimate shot at winning a championship this season, the annual selection event will be the highlight of the offseason...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 3 days ago 10,747 reads 0 comments

  19. The Most Overvalued NBA Free Agent at Every Position

    Overpaying an NBA player doesn't necessarily mean that player is bad. It's quite possible to give someone top-tier money merely to serve as a mid-tier contributor...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 days ago 148,028 reads 0 comments

  20. LeBron James Talks Becoming All-Time Leading Playoff Scorer, 7th Straight Finals

    LeBron James added to his impeccable resume Thursday by clinching his seventh straight trip to the NBA Finals and surpassing the great Michael Jordan as the all-time postseason scoring leader...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 4,251 reads 0 comments

  21. Tyronn Lue Says Cavaliers Were Doubted All Year After Advancing to NBA Finals

    Fresh off advancing to his second straight NBA Finals since taking over as Cleveland Cavaliers head coach, Tyronn Lue took a moment to address the team's doubters from the regular season...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 9,807 reads 0 comments

  22. Biggest Offseason Priorities and Targets for Boston Celtics

    Contrary to what you may have learned in school, there's nothing wrong with being an overachiever. Just ask the Boston Celtics ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 4 days ago 26,605 reads 0 comments

  23. Cavaliers vs. Warriors NBA Finals 2017 Schedule, TV Info Announced

    We've finally arrived. A third straight NBA Finals showdown between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers has been the presumed outcome for this NBA season the moment the ball was tipped on opening night...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 33,198 reads 0 comments

  24. Cavaliers vs. Warriors 2017 NBA Finals Opening Odds Revealed

    Just as everyone expected, the Cleveland Cavaliers will take on the Golden State Warriors in the 2017 NBA finals. It will be the third time in a row these teams battled for a title, with each side winning once in the last two years...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 days ago 33,586 reads 0 comments

  25. LeBron James Has Become 1 of the NBA's All-Time Greatest Dynasties

    If LeBron James leads his Cleveland Cavaliers past the Golden State Warriors and earns the fourth ring of his Hall of Fame career, he may finally be finished chasing ghosts ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 days ago 128,245 reads 0 comments