The jury reached a verdict Wednesday after about three hours of deliberation.
It's become almost a ritual in Orlando in recent years: The Magic tip off the season with the goal of ending their postseason drought after a dramatic offseason of changes
CHICAGO — Every player on the Chicago Bulls might be worse than public opinion of him. You have guys who've achieved and won in the league so their names now do more than their games (Dwyane Wade, Rajon Rondo). You have guys once underrated and now respected to the point that they're a little overrated (Jimmy Butler, Robin Lopez). Show More Summary
For the first time in exactly two decades, Tim Duncan's name won't be found on the San Antonio Spurs' 15-man roster. But there's still a Kawhi Leonard. The two-time defending NBA Defensive Player of the Year is the centerpiece of 2016-17's...Show More Summary
Last season's MVP runner-up says he's about to unveil new facets of his game. Is the League ready? The post SLAM Top 50: Kawhi Leonard, No. 5 appeared first on SLAMonline.
The charges against the coach and other staff in the men’s basketball program were related to a scandal in which a university employee provided prostitutes to players and recruits.
About to begin the defense of the franchise's first NBA title, the Cleveland Cavaliers' final roster is nearly complete. With J.R. Smith back on board, fresh off signing a four-year, $57 million contract, the starting lineup is set in stone. Show More Summary
Vince Carter and DJ Stephens give in-depth analysis of their gravity-defying show-stoppers. The post WATCH: Vince Carter and DJ Stephens Break Down Their Amazing Dunks appeared first on SLAMonline.
Overshadowed by his MVP brother, Seth Curry has quietly carved out a place for himself in the NBA. The post My Time appeared first on SLAMonline.
Kristaps Porzingis dropped 20 points and swatted away three shots against Boston. The post WATCH: Kristaps Porzingis Dominates the Celtics appeared first on SLAMonline.
Here's a good omen for Chicago.
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Jabari Parker drove baseline and threw down a huge one-handed jam on a late-arriving Myles Turner. The post WATCH: Jabari Parker Crushes Monster Dunk on Myles Turner appeared first on SLAMonline.
The start of the 2016 NBA season is less than a week away. Of course, this doesn't mean that teams are done prepping for the campaign ahead. Even as the preseason winds to a close, teams are frantically moving to identify and address holes on their rosters. Show More Summary
For as much sheer talent that is on the Golden State Warriors’ roster, and considering the basketball intelligentsia is predicting nothing short of a title, there’s still a lot of uncertainty surrounding this team. How much effort will...Show More Summary
USA TODAY Sports' Sam Amick previews Oklahoma City's season and explains that the Thunder's point guard will put on a show.
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