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Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry Is the Best Player in the NBA

After the first month of the NBA season and a 13-0 start for the Golden State Warriors, it's time we all admit Stephen Curry is the best player in the NBA. LeBron James fans—myself included—should step aside for the Chef ("Cheph" patent still pending). Show More Summary

What We Learned About the Clippers in Crushing Defeat to the Warriors

Controlling the game with a 23-point lead in the second quarter, the Los Angeles Clippers looked like they were going to put an end to the Golden State Warriors' perfect start on Thursday night. They looked the better team, playing solid defense that translated to easy buckets in transition. Show More Summary

JR Smith Reportedly Accused of Choking High School Student in New York City

Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith has reportedly been accused of attacking a teenager in New York City. According to Shayna Jacobs and Rocco Parascandola of the New York Daily News, 19-year-old high school student Justin Brown has accused Smith of choking him outside of Artichoke Basille's Pizza Nov. Show More Summary

Cold Hard Fact for Friday, November 20, 2015

Fact: Thursday night, Stephen Curry had his first career game with at least 40 points and 10 rebounds. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats & Info Read more NBA news on

Dennis Rodman Compares Current Warriors Team to 1996 Chicago Bulls

Former Chicago Bulls star Dennis Rodman expressed a unique take Thursday when asked about the Golden State Warriors' undefeated start. The early success has led to comparisons to the dominant Bulls squad from 1995-96, which finishedShow More Summary

Kevin Durant Inducted into Oklahoma Hall of Fame: Latest Details and Reaction

Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant is already among the most influential figures in the Sooner State's storied sports history, and he was honored for that Thursday in the form of an induction into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame. According...Show More Summary

How Much Do Cleveland Cavaliers Miss Kyrie Irving?

The Cleveland Cavaliers lead the Eastern Conference with a 9-3 record, the offense is clicking and Mo Williams is playing his best ball since the last time he donned the wine and gold. So, just how much do the Cavs really miss KyrieShow More Summary

Daily Fantasy Basketball 2015: DraftKings NBA Optimal Picks for November 20

Friday evening's NBA schedule includes 22 teams in action, giving DraftKings daily fantasy players an enormous array of potential options. Choosing the right combination of eight guys can be extremely difficult, and there are seemingly...Show More Summary

With NBA Championship Swagger in Abundance, Warriors Can't Be Beat

LOS ANGELES — Everyone remembers the footage of the championship trophy being passed around. The champagne showers and parade parties linger as matchless moments of celebratory release. But if you really seek to be inspired, if you truly...Show More Summary

Daily Fantasy Basketball 2015: DraftKings Breakout DFS Rookies and Sleepers

It's Friday, folks, which means it's time to get into it with some daily fantasy basketball action. This Friday we not only have a huge slate of games with 11 on tap, but it'll be loaded up with some great rookie and sleeper optionsShow More Summary

2015-16 NBA Power Rankings: How Every Team Stacks Up After 3 Weeks of Action

The NBA's 30-team hierarchy is stabilizing after roughly three weeks of play, separating into a trio of distinct categories: a woeful underclass of hapless failures, a select few superpowers and a teeming horde of around 20 middle-class outfits. Actually, make that four categories. Show More Summary

Warriors vs. Clippers: Score, Highlights and Reaction from 2015 Regular Season

The Golden State Warriors trailed by as many as 23 points Thursday night, but the defending NBA champions responded with a fourth-quarter surge to down the Los Angeles Clippers, 124-117, at Staples Center and remain undefeated. Los Angeles...Show More Summary

Chicago Bulls Starved for Stability at Small Forward in Mike Dunleavy's Absence

CHICAGO — Over the last week, a welcome sight has become a regular occurrence at Chicago Bulls practice: Mike Dunleavy moving around and getting up shots. Dunleavy is still a ways away from playing as he recovers from the back surgery that has sidelined him since before training camp. Show More Summary

Cleveland Cavaliers Inching Closer to LeBron James' Expectations

In the wake of back-to-back losses to divisional opponents, the Cleveland Cavaliers made it clear that they'd come correct against the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night. "I'm not sitting up here saying it's Armageddon or anything like that," James said prior to his team's latest appearance on TNT (via ESPN's Dave McMenamin). Show More Summary

Leandro Barbosa Illness: Updates on Warriors Guard's Status and Return

Golden State Warriors backup point guard Leandro Barbosa is dealing with a virus, and it's unclear when he'll return to the court. Continue for updates. Barbosa Ruled Out Against Clippers Thursday, Nov. 19 Barbosa is dealing with a virus...Show More Summary

Warriors' Harrison Barnes Hits Ridiculous Shot vs. Clippers as He Falls Backward

This is a classic example of a circus shot. Late in the second quarter of Thursday night's game, Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes attempted to back down Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul. However, the two ended up falling to the court simultaneously when Paul slid to his right. Show More Summary

5 Goals the Houston Rockets Must Achieve During 2015-16 Season

Here's the thing about goals: Sometimes you have to reevaluate them. Such is the case for the Houston Rockets right now. They must temper expectations of a championship and reassess immediate priorities. After getting blown out by 20 points in their first three games, the Rockets seemed to turn things around, winning four straight. Show More Summary

Timofey Mozgov Injury: Updates on Cavaliers Center's Shoulder and Return

Cleveland Cavaliers center Timofey Mozgov left Thursday's game against the Milwaukee Bucks with a shoulder injury. Continue for updates. Mozgov Won't Return vs. Milwaukee Thursday, Nov. 19 Mozgov was diagnosed with a right shoulder strain...Show More Summary

Kobe Bryant Comments on Possibility of Playing in NBA Next Season

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant told SiriusXM on Thursday that "if something doesn't change," the 2015-16 NBA season will be his last (h/t Frank Isola of the New York Daily News). Bryant is a 17-time All-Star and future Hall ofShow More Summary

Rudy Gay Injury: Updates on Kings Star's Shoulder and Return

The Sacramento Kings' uphill climb in the Western Conference has hit a huge snag, as star forward Rudy Gay exited Thursday's game against the Miami Heat with an injury to his shoulder. Continue for updates. Gay Suffers Strain to Shoulder Thursday, Nov. Show More Summary

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