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Team USA vs. Argentina: Live Score, Highlights for USA Basketball Showcase 2016

The USA and Argentina game is underway. Keep it here for live updates and analysis throughout. Box Score Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Charles Barkley Comments on Warriors After Adding Kevin Durant in Free Agency

Outspoken TNT analyst Charles Barkley still isn't convinced the Golden State Warriors are heading toward an extended run of championship success despite adding prized free agent Kevin Durant to an already star-studded roster this summer. Ron...Show More Summary

Hornets Co-Owner Felix Sabates Comments on NBA Moving 2017 All-Star Game

After the NBA announced it is moving the 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte due to North Carolina's controversial transgender laws, Charlotte Hornets co-owner Felix Sabates did not hold back in criticizing the league for its decision. Sabates...Show More Summary

NBA Trade Rumors: Latest on Rudy Gay, Jahlil Okafor and More

The NFL hasn't taken over the sporting realm just yet. For now, it's all about which NBA team will make the biggest splash on the trade market. Rumors point one gigantic finger at the Boston Celtics, where team president Danny AingeShow More Summary

Draymond Green Reaches Plea Agreement in Assault Case

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green officially signed a plea agreement Friday after previously being charged with misdemeanor assault and battery for a July 10 incident. The Detroit Free Press reported terms of the deal include a $560 fine, no criminal offenses and no contact with the victim for one year. Show More Summary

New Nets Forward Luis Scola Is Not a Fan of New York Rent Prices

In a recent interview with Marc Berman of the New York Post, new Brooklyn Nets forward Luis Scola explained that he likes the Big Apple. But those rent prices… Here's the 36-year-old big man on the high rates: "I think New York is one of the best cities in the world—a lot of people question New York. Show More Summary

Derrick Rose Comments on Knicks' Expectations, Confidence for 2016-17 Season

Derrick Rose, one of the New York Knicks' prized offseason acquisitions, is confident the front office has put the pieces in place for the team to enjoy a successful 2016-17 season. The former MVP also understands the important roleShow More Summary

NBA's Pivot to Social Activism Sets a Bold New Standard, but Questions Remain

The NBA’s decision to remove the 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte, North Carolina, is unprecedented. NBA players have often been agitators and firebrands, but the league itself—the commissioner, the owners—rarely insert themselves into the thick of civil rights and social issues. Show More Summary

NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Blake Griffin, DeMarcus Cousins and More

With the well of free agents drying up as we reach the end of July, NBA teams are now looking at other ways to improve their rosters before the start of the season. Teams now have a better understanding of what their lineups will look like going forward, which reveals excess in some spots and holes in others. Show More Summary

Manu Ginobili Comments on Decision to Return to Spurs in Free Agency, Tim Duncan

The San Antonio Spurs lost longtime franchise cornerstone Tim Duncan to retirement in the offseason, but Manu Ginobili decided to return to the team for his 15th season. Ginobili spoke Thursday about how he wanted to explore the potential...Show More Summary

Stephen Curry Comments on Withdrawing from 2016 Rio Olympics

Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry didn't take the decision to withdraw his name from 2016 Summer Olympics consideration lightly. On Thursday, Curry spoke about why he opted not to make the trip to Rio de Janeiro early inShow More Summary

Jae Crowder Comments on Celtics' Recruitment of Kevin Durant

Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder pulled out all the stops to recruit Kevin Durant in free agency but was more than disappointed when KD chose the Golden State Warriors instead. Speaking from the Basketball Hall of Fame on Thursday,...Show More Summary

Stephen Curry and More Players React to Moving NBA All-Star Game from Charlotte

The 2017 NBA All-Star Game was supposed to take place at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina, but a controversial piece of legislation caused the league to relocate the annual exhibition. News of the Association's decision came Thursday through an official announcement. Show More Summary

The Biggest Hole Every NBA Team Has to Fill After 2016's NBA Free-Agent Frenzy

The din of NBA free agency has mostly died down now, and 30 NBA teams taking stock of their reformed selves are reaching the same conclusion: Nobody's perfect. Plenty of clubs improved during the first few weeks of July, with the Boston Celtics and Golden State Warriors (duh) standing out as big winners. Show More Summary

NBA Pulls 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte: Latest Comments, Reaction

In reaction to the state's anti-LGBT legislation, the NBA has pulled the 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte, North Carolina, per a statement from the league (via Jeff Zillgitt of USA Today): The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski first reported...Show More Summary

Realistic Expectations for Phoenix Suns Rookie Marquese Chriss in 2016-17

Marquese Chriss' upside was on display for short glimpses in Las Vegas. During the NBA Summer League opener against the Portland Trail Blazers, Chriss had a drive from the top of the key where he went behind the back, between the legs...Show More Summary

Carmelo Anthony Says Knicks Had 'A Chance' to Sign Dwyane Wade

Just one day after speaking about his solitary recruitment of Kevin Durant during free agency, New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony told Frank Isola of the New York Daily News they had "a chance" to sign guard Dwyane Wade. Instead, the...Show More Summary

Lakers' Brandon Ingram Claims to Have Never Missed a Free Throw in High School

Brandon Ingram excelled at many things while wearing a Duke Blue Devils uniform, ultimately working his way into becoming the No. 2 overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. While there is a lot to love about his game, free throws aren't exactly a strong point for the 6'9" forward. Show More Summary

Enes Kanter Reveals He's Received Death Threats After Failed Turkish Coup

Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter revealed Wednesday on Twitter that he's faced death threats in the wake of a failed military coup in his native Turkey last Friday. According to ESPN.com, Kanter provided screenshots of multiple threats and wrote the following in Turkish: "Death threats continue to fall. Show More Summary

2017 NBA All-Star Game: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation on Location

The state of North Carolina's controversial transgender bill implemented in March has cast a shadow over the 2017 NBA All-Star Game taking place at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte next February. Per Adrian Wojnarowski of The...Show More Summary

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