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Top NBA storylines heading into December

The excitement of a new NBA season has started to shift into determining what storylines deserve the basketball world's attention in a pivotal month of play. As much...
Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons might be the next dynamic duo.

Winners and losers from NBA’s first month

The first month of the 2017-18 NBA season brought breakout teams and players, unexpected slumps, rising stars and too many injuries. And those factors have shaped the...
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10 biggest x-factors after first month of the NBA season

Stars like LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook might get most of the press around the NBA. And for good reason. They're the face of the...
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13 NBA players crushing it on new teams

Talent is vital to become a professional athlete, but some situations aren't conducive to success. Several NBA players needed a change of scenery, and now they're thriving...

Each NBA team’s most pleasant surprise so far

So much time is spent analyzing negatives in the NBA that sometimes we forget about the good things happening around the league. Yes, the Cleveland Cavaliers are trapped...

Report: Pistons offer Reggie Jackson and a first-round pick for Eric Bledsoe

This might very well be the best deal that Phoenix Suns could hope for. According to Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders, the Detroit Pistons have offered up...

Report: Pistons showing interest in Suns’ Eric Bledsoe

Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe has made it clear that he wants out of dodge. It's forced the team to pretty much suspend Bledsoe, who has now...

Winners and losers around the NBA so far

In a season where the final results seemed so obvious, the NBA has flipped the script. Some of the league's best teams have started slowly, while a...
Kristaps Porzingis is a name to watch as NBA trades go down

Ten most surprising developments thus far in NBA season

It's only been roughly two weeks since the start of the NBA season, but there's already a lot we can gather from it. Without question, some disappointing...

15 biggest surprises so far in 2017-18 NBA season

One week into the 2017-18 season, NBA viewers have already seen several unexpected developments. Try as we might, not everything can be predicted. A handful of games...
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Top storyline for each NBA team heading into the season

The biggest storyline heading into the 2017-18 NBA season is obviously whether Cleveland and Golden State will match up in the Finals for a fourth consecutive year....
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Top 100 NBA players heading into 2017-18 season

The NBA offseason was three months of raucously petty chaos. Jimmy Butler, Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward, Carmelo Anthony and Paul George all changed teams. Russell Westbrook and...
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Biggest X-factor for each NBA team

Superstars and key players grab the most headlines, but complementary pieces are often a decisive factor in an NBA team's success. For some rosters, the X-factor is a...

One player from each NBA team set to surprise this season

The NBA is a star-driven league. The likes of LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry and Russell Westbrook will make most of the headlines. This is already...
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Biggest question for each NBA team as training camp begins

Down to the last minute with the Carmelo Anthony trade, it was an eventful offseason for the NBA. However, the beginning of training camp will settle roster...
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Players with most to prove heading into NBA season

Between trade-deadline moves last season and the fallout of a chaotic offseason, superstars departed for a new location, promising players arrived and young talents emerged. The result...

Check out Pistons’ new Nike uniforms with advertisements

It's going to take all of us a while to get used to NBA jerseys having advertisements on them. A quarter of the Association has already partnered...
Mar 24, 2017; Orlando, FL, USA; Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) drives to the basket as Orlando Magic forward Terrence Ross (31) defends during the first quarter at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Report: Pistons renounce Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, making him unrestricted free agent

After acquiring Avery Bradley from the Boston Celtics on Friday morning, the Detroit Pistons knew they didn't have enough financial capital to retain restricted free agent guardĀ Kentavious...
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Report: Celtics expected to move Jae Crowder following Avery Bradley trade

The Boston Celtics worked out a rather big trade early Friday morning, acquiring Marcus Morris from the Detroit Pistons for the ultra-improved Avery Bradley. It was a way...
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Six NBA draft picks most likely to bust

Sam Bowie. Darko Milicic. Greg Oden. Anthony Bennett. You probably recognize the names as prominent among the NBA's graveyard of draft busts. There's simply no avoiding the...
Jan 24, 2017; Orlando, FL, USA; Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade (3) and forward Jimmy Butler (21) looks on against the Orlando Magic during the second quarter at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Top 10 takeaways from the 2017 NBA Draft

There was real excitement around the NBA leading up to its annual draft. What veterans would be moved during the draft? Would Magic Johnson and the Los...

Petition started to remove Dennis Rodman from Hall of Fame

Dennis Rodman is one of the most interesting characters in the history of the sports world. Known for his on-court antics, body markings and amazing haircuts, Rodman...
Kristaps Porzingis is a name to watch as NBA trades go down

Six NBA trades that make too much sense

No other league is as inundated with rumors, off-the-field stories and social media intrigue as the NBA, and this time of year is when that shines. This...
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NBA suspends Monta Ellis, Reggie Bullock for violating drug policy

The NBA announced on Friday that it has suspended Indiana Pacers guard Monta Ellis and Detroit Pistons forward Reggie Bullock for violating the Association's drug policy. Each...