Report: J.R. Smith needs surgery on broken thumb

The Cleveland Cavaliers may be rolling in the Eastern Conference with a 20-6 record, but the team is going to be without a key cog for some...
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NBA fines Pelicans C DeMarcus Cousins $50,000

New Orleans has never saved anyone from trouble. Just ask those who frequent Bourbon Street or make a point of hitting up Mardi Gras. For his part, Pelicans...
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Winners & losers from NBA’s All-Star Weekend

With All-Star Weekend now in the books, it's time to look forward to what promises to be a drama filled second half of the NBA season. But before...
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Most likely perpetrators of Kevin Durant air conditioner scare

Just who was responsible for the Kevin Durant air conditioner incident? That's a question we're determined to find the answer to, and we have some suspects. A Tuesday...
Isaiah Thomas injury

Paul Pierce doesn’t want Celtics to honor Isaiah Thomas on this night

Will the Boston Celtics give former star and current Cleveland Cavaliers Isaiah Thomas a video tribute when he plays his first game back in Boston on February...
Draymond Green

Report: MRI on Draymond Green’s knee come back negative

Losing their season opener won't really be a big deal for the defending champion Golden State Warriors moving forward. Losing All-Star forward Draymond Green to a long-term...
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Report: Hawks finalizing a trade to send Kyle Korver to Cavaliers

In what could very well be the first pretty big trade of the NBA season, the Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers...

Fan paid nearly $40K for two Game 6 courtside seats at Oracle

One (we assume) very well-off fan doled out a gaudy amount of money for two courtside seats Saturday night at Oracle Arena to watch the Houston Rockets...

Warriors’ Jordan Bell suspended one game for conduct detrimental to the team

The Golden State Warriors have sent Jordan Bell a message in the form of a one-game suspension for "conduct detrimental to the team," the team...

The last time Cleveland sports saw a championship

The Cleveland Cavaliers have an opportunity Sunday evening to bring a sports title back to the downtrodden city for the first time since December of 1964 when...
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Report: Los Angeles Clippers Will Sign Paul Pierce

The Truth is headed to Hollywood. According to Ben Bolch of the Los Angeles Times, Paul Pierce will sign a free-agent contract with the Los Angeles Clippers. https://twitter.com/latbbolch/status/616383233043755009 TNT's David Aldridge...

Grizzlies waive 2016 first-round pick after just one season

Memphis Grizzlies general manager Chris Wallace has had somewhat of a rocky past calendar year in the player personnel department. Last year's prized free agent acquisition Chandler Parsons...
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Winner, Loser and Storylines From Day 1 of 2015 NBA Free Agency

At the moment the clock struck midnight Wednesday morning on the East Coast, the NBA ripped off its business attire and unveiled its party outfit. It took but a...
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WATCH: Chris Paul absolutely embarrasses Bucks opponent

Tuesday’s game between the Houston Rockets and Milwaukee Bucks was billed as a battle of top-end MVP candidates — James Harden and Giannis Antetokounmpo.

Report: Kevin Durant being courted by Carmelo Anthony, considering signing with New York Knicks

Kevin Durant is reportedly considering a move to the Big Apple. Speaking on ESPN's "First Take," Stephen A. Smith reported on Friday morning that Carmelo Anthony is making...

LOOK: Enes Kanter hilariously announces he’s returning to the Knicks

It was reported earlier on Friday that New York Knicks center Enes Kanter had opted into his contract for the 2018-19 season, a decision that will pay...

Jimmy Butler Takes “Find Your Lane” To A New Level

If you didn't see this hilarious video of Jimmy Butler, please do. Here's a question: How many NBA players could purposely take that same route and not...

NBA Playoffs: Grizzlies Tie Up Series Against Thunder

Overtime games in the Western Conference Playoffs. Get used to them. The Oklahoma City Thunder, mounting what could have been considered a series-defining comeback in the fourth...

Wilt Chamberlain’s old love nest selling for nearly $19 million

Go big or go home. That's legitimately what NBA legend Wilt Chamberlain did during his 63 years of life here on Planet Earth. The man who once scored...
Tony Parker

Tony Parker hopes to play 20 seasons with San Antonio Spurs

Tony Parker is passing the torch, but the San Antonio Spurs point guard is nowhere close to thinking about retirement. According to Marc Spears of Yahoo, Parker has...
Warriors vs. Cavaliers

The 25 sports franchises that ruled 2017

The 2017 sports year was one we can conclude to be among the most volatile in history. From the National Anthem protests around the NFL to drama...
Warriors made quick work during free agency, re-signing both Stephen Curry and Andre Iguodala.

WATCH: Steph Curry drills game-winning three in another virtuoso performance

It's almost like two-time MVP Stephen Curry came back rested after a three-plus week layoff due to a sprained ankle. Curry put up 38 points on just 17...

Should OKC do the unthinkable and trade Russell Westbrook?

He's the reigning NBA MVP. He's the first player in Association history to average a triple-double in consecutive seasons. Russell Westbrook's personal accomplishments stand among the game's...

Report: Wizards interested in Jeff Green

Jeff Green could be headed to another basketball home. After one season on the Cleveland Cavaliers, he's having conversations with the Washington Wizards. TNT's David Aldridge reported the...