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Report: NBA’s Board of Governors approve coach’s challenge for next season

Years after the NFL brought the coach's challenge to its sport and changed the game, it now appears the NBA will follow suit for the...

WATCH: Fan gets awesome haircut after Raptors win NBA title

This sure beats the heck out of getting a premature championship tattoo. That's something we've seen fans do plenty of times recently.

Report: Warriors to offer Kevin Durant five-year, $221 million max contract at start of...

Kevin Durant is at the center of the NBA world right now as NBA free agency creeps ever closer, and the Golden State Warriors want...
Nerlens Noel

Nerlens Noel to become free agent after declining player option, per report

Oklahoma City Thunder center Nerlens Noel will not be picking up his $1.9 million player option for the 2019-20 season and will become a free...
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NBA exploring reduction of regular season schedule, per report

The NBA is reportedly in the preliminary stages of exploring the viability of shortening its regular-season schedule, which is currently set at 82 games.
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Zion Williamson overwhelming favorite to win 2020 NBA ROY award

Zion Williamson had such crazy odds to go No. 1 overall in the 2019 NBA Draft that you had to bet $100 just to earn...
Mark Cuban

Mark Cuban: New medical technology should lead to NBA players having 25-year careers

Following Kevin Durant's horrible Achilles tear in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban passionately called for the Association to adopt...

NBA trade rumors: Celtics ‘engaged pretty seriously’ on Clint Capela

As the Boston Celtics scramble to fill in the gap between themselves and elite Eastern Conference teams like Milwaukee and Toronto, they are reportedly zeroing...

Oldest living former NBA player Billy Gabor dies at 97

The NBA and larger basketball world lost a figure from their distant past on Tuesday with the death of former Syracuse star Billy Gabor at...

10 greatest Christmas Day games in NBA history

Etched into our Christmas Day calendar The NBA has definitely etched its way into our Christmas Day calendar over the years. With some of the game's best teams and players...

Bulls assistant coaches allegedly spying on the players

Team chemistry is one of the most-important things an NBA franchise can have, especially in a team sport like basketball, and trust is one of the biggest...
Draymond Green

Report: Draymond Green offered $100,000 to star in adult film

Draymond Green's Snapchat gone wild episode has, not surprisingly, prompted attention from the adult film world. The Golden State Warriors forward accidentally posted a picture of his nether...

Kevin Durant lobs praise James Harden’s way

Houston Rockets guard James Harden might not be a fan of Kevin Durant joining the Golden State Warriors. That's fine and dandy. It doesn't mean that Durant himself...
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Report: LeBron James urged Justin Bieber not to perform at RNC

We're not sure how the GOP establishment would have handled it, but Justin Bieber was reportedly this close to performing at the RNC. We apparently have LeBron...
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Report: David Lee signs with the Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs have reportedly signed free agent big man David Lee to a two-year contract. https://twitter.com/WojVerticalNBA/status/758781903449251840 This is somewhat of a surprise considering Lee had expressed interest...

Draymond Green: ‘Me and LeBron are friends’

As Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green prepares to help Team USA to gold this summer in Rio, the enigmatic big man took time out of his...

Newspaper uses Michael Jordan ‘crying face’ as image

There's a point that it becomes readily apparent someone or something crossed the line. It is sometimes a vague line that's hard to acknowledge. This is not...
Draymond Green

Draymond Green okay with losing NBA Finals to land Kevin Durant

We all know it. The Golden State Warriors wouldn't have landed Kevin Durant if they had won the NBA Finals. Draymond Green knows these this is true, so...

Report: Durant told Westbrook he’d be back

Before signing with the Golden State Warriors, Kevin Durant was thought to be staying with the Oklahoma City Thunder for at least one more season. Apparently, not...

Warriors assistant coach speaks out against Donald Trump at DNC

Golden State Warriors assistant coach Jarron Collins spoke at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Monday. A supporter of Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, Collins spoke out...
Tyronn Lue

Cavaliers reportedly sign Tyronn Lue to five-year, $35 million extension

The Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly signed Tyronn Lue to an extension that will make him the third highest-paid head coach in the Association. https://twitter.com/WojVerticalNBA/status/757718743036338177 It's a move that makes...

Michael Jordan speaks out against recent shootings, donates $2 million

Legendary NBA superstar Michael Jordan has added his voice to the many prominent athletes speaking out against the recent rash of violence in America. “As a proud American,...
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Cousins: All-NBA vote ‘absurd’ and ‘a joke’

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins isn't a fan of how the All-NBA voting went down with him not being selected to the first team. Per Pro Basketball Talk's...

Kevin Durant jerseys selling for 48 cents at Oklahoma City store

If you needed any more evidence that the city of Oklahoma City and its fans are not terribly happy with Kevin Durant, you need not look any...