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NBA Draft 2015: Ranking the 5 Biggest Sleepers in the Class

Not every team in the 2015 NBA draft will have an opportunity to select one of the marquee talents. Karl-Anthony Towns and Jahlil Okafor will be gone in the blink of an eye, then D'Angelo Russell, Emmanuel Mudiay, Justise Winslow and...Show More Summary

Warriors’ Andrew Bogut Seems Content With Role Defined for Him

Bogut, Golden State’s center and a former No. 1 overall pick in the N.B.A. draft, has been a rim-protecting rebounder for a team not always recognized for its stingy defense.

Benson in good spirits as trial vs. heirs begins

New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson says he feels good after the opening day of a trial pitting the 87-year-old billionaire against his estranged heirs.

Best Move for Tom Thibodeau Is to Sit 2015-16 NBA Season Out

The irony of telling Tom Thibodeau to take a break is enough to knock you over, but sitting out a year is the best move for the hard-driving, recently deposed Chicago Bulls head coach. The main reason is practical. There's just nothing...Show More Summary

Each NBA Team's Longest-Tenured Player

From 1984 through 2003, 19 seasons, John Stockton suited up at point guard for the Utah Jazz. The NBA's all-time leader in assists and steals also held the record for longest tenure ever with just one team. Kobe Bryant (traded from Charlotte to Los Angeles in '96) just tied Stockton's record. Show More Summary

Warriors Guard Thompson Back for Team Practice

The Golden State Warriors were given a welcome boost on Monday when their All-Star shooting guard Klay Thompson returned to team practice five days after suffering a concussion.

Iowa St Coach Fred Hoiberg Visits Chicago About Bulls Job

Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg boarded a flight to Chicago on Monday to meet with the Bulls about their open coaching vacancy.

Beck/Bucher Debate: How the NBA Draft Could Impact Free Agency

The June 25 NBA draft is fast approaching, as is free agency. With big-name players like Marc Gasol and LaMarcus Aldridge hitting the free-agency market, and high-potential prospects like Karl-Anthony Towns and Jahlil Okafor up for grabs...Show More Summary

3-Step Plan for Houston Rockets to Return to the Playoffs in 2015-16

The Houston Rockets got to the Western Conference Finals this year—a level of success which surpassed expectations coming into the season. But as they assess their offseason they can’t skip to that point and figure out how to get further. Show More Summary

Cavaliers vs. Warriors: 2015 NBA Finals Preview, Predictions and More

Thirty teams entered the 2014-15 NBA season with a clean slate. Sixteen squads turned those blank canvases into a playoff berth. Now, ahead of the 2015 NBA Finals, just two franchises remain. All these months and games later, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors stand alone. Show More Summary

Whom the Orlando Magic Should Target in the 2015 NBA Draft

Slowly but surely, the Orlando Magic are putting together the core of a contender. While they finished at the bottom of the Southeast Division and 13th in the Eastern Conference, the franchise has plenty of reason for optimism moving...Show More Summary

Is Tristan Thompson a Luxury or Necessity for Cleveland Cavaliers Next Season?

Every once in a while, an NBA team gets to experience one of those good problems. Win or lose against the Golden State Warriors in the upcoming NBA Finals, the Cleveland Cavaliers will have one of them this offseason when they try to decide what to do with Kevin Love and Tristan Thompson. Show More Summary

Does LeBron James or Stephen Curry Face More Pressure in NBA Finals Collision?

There's enough tension to go around in the NBA Finals, but Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry faces a larger share than anyone. Including Rust Belt savior LeBron James. That's not to say LBJ's fifth consecutive visit toShow More Summary

Miami Heat, Dwyane Wade Can't Afford to Break Up Now

Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat have combined to form one of the NBA's strongest partnerships over the last 12 years, and at this stage, neither side can afford to let financial differences dictate a breakup. According to the Miami Herald's...Show More Summary

NBA Mock Draft 2015: 1st-Round Predictions and Buzzworthy Frontcourt Prospects

Don't call it a comeback, but the NBA is again transitioning back to a league in which the center is commanding more and more attention. That bodes especially well for some of the top prospects in the 2015 NBA draft who not coincidentally...Show More Summary

Thompson (concussion) returns to practice

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson has returned to practice after suffering a concussion last week.

Cavaliers vs. Warriors: Game 1 Finals Odds, TV Schedule and Predictions

There's finally an end in sight to a more than weeklong layoff entering the 2015 NBA Finals. But that won't come before at least a few more days of anticipation prior to Thursday's Game 1 tipoff between the Golden State Warriors andShow More Summary

Potential 2015 NBA Draft No. 1 Pick Karl-Anthony Towns Nails NBA 3s with Ease

As June 25's NBA draft approaches, former Kentucky star and potential No. 1 overall pick Karl-Anthony Towns is trying to show teams everything he can do. There has never been any question about the 6'11" Towns' defensive abilities. As this video shows, his offensive game looks ready for the NBA as well. Show More Summary

NBA Finals Betting: 5 Tips for Handicapping Pro Basketball Championship

The 2015 NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors gets underway later this week with Game 1 of this best-of-seven showdown scheduled for Thursday night at Oracle Arena in Oakland. Doc’s Sports has youShow More Summary

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