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Draymond Green Gets Wrongly Called for Foul, Storms off When Ref Admits Fault

Sometimes, “sorry” doesn’t cut it. After a referee appeared to own up to making a wrong call against Draymond Green on Tuesday night, the Golden State Warriors All-Star stormed off in anger. Can you blame him? Green cleanly swatted a...Show More Summary

Jazz F Gordon Hayward Buries Jumper to Defeat Mavericks at the Buzzer in OT

Tip of the cap to you, Gordon Hayward. With 4.2 seconds left and the score tied in overtime against the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night, the Utah Jazz star caught an inbound pass and went to work. He bolted past Raymond Felton and then stepped back for a baseline jumper over Zaza Pachulia. Show More Summary

Hassan Whiteside Ejected vs. Spurs: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside was ejected during the fourth quarter of Tuesday's 119-101 loss to the San Antonio Spurs after being charged with a flagrant-2 foul on Boban Marjanovic. The NBA on ESPN reported Whiteside's abrupt exit. Show More Summary

Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

James Harden and the Houston Rockets (27-26) are on the road to take on Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors (46-4) Tuesday at Oracle Arena. The Warriors lead the three-game season series 2-0. Tipoff: 10:30 p.m. ET Coverage: TNT Injuries...Show More Summary

Kristaps Porzingis Throws Down Huge 1-Handed Slam vs. Wizards

Another night, another monster dunk from Kristaps Porzingis. Tuesday night’s victim was the Washington Wizards. The New York Knicks rookie spun off Jared Dudley on the post, took one hop-step and unloaded on the rim. KP finished with 14 points in the third quarter alone, but no bucket was more spectacular than this one. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Gregg Popovich Gives Classic Interview After 1st Quarter vs. Heat

In-game interviews from Gregg Popovich never get old. With his San Antonio Spurs trailing the Miami Heat, 24-20, after the first quarter on Tuesday night, the legendary head coach talked to TNT’s David Aldridge. “We’re behind, and they’re ahead,” Pop said when asked about his impressions of the quarter. Show More Summary

NBA Honors Vince Carter with Ultimate Highlight Reel of Former Raptors Star

It may not be "Throwback Thursday," but with Vinsanity, there's never a bad time to throw back the clock. There have been very few NBA players who were more entertaining to watch than the Toronto Raptors version of Vince Carter. Back...Show More Summary

Kevin McHale Comments on James Harden, Being Fired by Rockets

Speaking candidly for the first time since being fired in November, former Houston Rockets head coach Kevin McHale said he was "really, really surprised" to be let go in an interview with TNT's Inside the NBA. Adam Wexler of KPRC-TV Sports captured McHale's comments. Show More Summary

Kanye West Apologizes to Michael Jordan, Says He Has No Beef with MJ

Yeezy just apologized to Jumpman. On Tuesday, rapper Kanye West cleared the air and said he has no beef with Michael Jordan: Back on Dec. 31, West put out an anti-Nike track called “Facts,” where he continuously repeated the phrase,Show More Summary

Suns Veterans Fill Rookie Devin Booker's Car with Packing Peanuts

It appears as though someone got a hold of Phoenix Suns rookie Devin Booker's car keys. The suspects: any Suns veteran. On Tuesday afternoon, Booker found his car filled with packing peanuts. When he opened the door, the peanuts poured onto his feet. Show More Summary

Derek Fisher Comments on Being Fired by Knicks

One day after Derek Fisher was fired, the former New York Knicks head coach released a statement Tuesday on Twitter thanking the organization for providing him the opportunity to lead one of the NBA's most prestigious franchises: Fisher's...Show More Summary

Tyronn Lue Says Kobe Bryant Tried to Fight Him After Getting Blocked in Practice

As a player, Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue is most famous for being the dude Allen Iverson stepped over during the 2001 NBA Finals. Apparently, he nearly had another claim to fame—fighting Kobe Bryant. On Tuesday, one day...Show More Summary

George Hill Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Pacers Guard

Indiana Pacers point guard George Hill is becoming the object of trade conversations as the Feb. 18 trade deadline approaches. Continue for updates. Hill 'Dangled' in Front of Hawks Tuesday, Feb. 9 With rumors swirling around the possible...Show More Summary

Marc Gasol Injury Update: Grizzlies Star out Indefinitely with Broken Foot

The Memphis Grizzlies lost in overtime to the Portland Trail Blazers Monday, but that was far from the team’s primary concern in the aftermath. According to Ronald Tillery of the Commercial Appeal, center Marc Gasol “has a broken right...Show More Summary

Spurs at Heat: Live Updates and Analysis

When the San Antonio Spurs take on the Miami Heat on Tuesday night at 8 p.m. ET, it will be a matchup of teams trending in opposite directions. The Heat started the season 21-13, but they are 8-10 since Jan. 4. The Spurs are 13-2 over...Show More Summary

The 'Stop Doing That' NBA All-Stars

Though populated by the world's best and most versatile athletes, the NBA is still mostly a league of specialists. Optimizing an offense depends on slotting uniquely skilled players into roles that emphasize strengths and minimize weaknesses. Show More Summary

Blake Griffin Suspended 4 Games for Fight with Clippers' Equipment Staff Member

After fracturing his right hand on Jan. 23 in an altercation with a Los Angeles Clippers equipment staffer in Toronto, star forward Blake Griffin received a four-game suspension Tuesday. Dan Woike of the Orange County Register shared...Show More Summary

The Night Dee Brown Invented the Dab

The date: February 9, 1991. The location: Charlotte, North Carolina. Little did then-Boston Celtics guard Dee Brown know, he was starting a phenomenon set to take America by storm 25 years later. Watch as Dee Brown describes his experience inventing "The Dab," and how he views its rise to popularity in the video above. Show More Summary

Pau Gasol to Replace Jimmy Butler in 2016 NBA All-Star Game

The NBA didn't have to go far to find an injury replacement for Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler in Sunday's All-Star Game, adding his teammate, Pau Gasol, to the Eastern Conference roster. Per Sean Highkin of Bleacher Report, the NBA...Show More Summary

Jimmy Butler Injury Update: Bulls Star Ruled out of 2016 NBA All-Star Game

The Chicago Bulls announced Tuesday that Jimmy Butler will be out three to four weeks while recovering from the knee injury he suffered this past weekend. As a result, Butler will miss Sunday's NBA All-Star Game. The league has yet to confirm who will replace the swingman in the Eastern Conference's reserve unit. Show More Summary

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