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Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Knicks Star

The NBA trade deadline is less than a week away, and New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony has evolved into a central figure as teams seek to wheel and deal before making playoff pushes. Continue for updates. 3-Team Trade Discussions Haven't Advanced Far Friday, Feb. Show More Summary

Canada tops US in Celebrity Game, musician Butler grabs MVP

Drake outcoached Kevin Hart, and Win Butler was aptly named in the NBA All-Star celebrity game Friday night.

NBA Celebrity Game 2016: Top Moments, Video Highlights and Twitter Reaction

Drake and Team Canada ran through The 6 on Friday night at the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game in Toronto and captured continental bragging rights with a 74-64 win over a Team USA side coached by Kevin Hart. Toronto Raptors legend and seven-time...Show More Summary

On Pro Basketball: Another Season Gone Awry Hangs Over Carmelo Anthony, the All-Star

The N.B.A. All-Star weekend seems to mean more to Anthony than it does to most, largely because the Knicks torpedoed their slim playoff hopes by losing their last 10 of 11 games.

NBA Rising Stars Challenge 2016: Live Reaction, Highlights for USA vs. World

The NBA's All-Star Weekend truly gets underway with the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge Friday at Air Canada Centre. Once again, it will be Team World squaring off against Team USA. The young stars of the world won last season, 121-112, behind 22 points from Andrew Wiggins. Tipoff : 9 p.m. Show More Summary

In Little-Man Era, Four Big Men Will Test Their Skills

This N.B.A. All-Star weekend, Anthony Davis, Draymond Green and two others will compete in the Skills Challenge, a head-to-head obstacle course that tests skills traditionally belonging to guards.

Free Trade: Superstar Blockbusters to Consider Ahead of NBA's Trade Deadline

Calling all hypothetical NBA trade-lovers! Free Trade is back, and this time, with the Association's Feb. 18 trade deadline fast approaching, we'll be manufacturing superstar-headlined blockbusters for your enjoyment. After all, small-scale...Show More Summary

2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Pro Future of Kansas' Cheick Diallo

Freshman center Cheick Diallo is as big a mystery now as he was the day he stepped foot on the University of Kansas campus. Some can overlook the fact that he has yet to produce on the college level or even play real minutes—he has a...Show More Summary

Relive the Road to Toronto: 24 All-Stars in 100 Images

The NBA All-Star Game is Sunday night in Toronto, so get ready for the game with images from all 24 All-Stars in the video above! Read more NBA news on

Icy Blast Before Canada Warms Up for All-Star Game

The NBA got a frosty welcome as it brought its All-Star Game north to Canada for the first time where fans and players were greeted by an Arctic blast on Friday but a forecast for plenty of heat over a party packed weekend.

Knicks' Anthony elected to NBPA's Executive Committee

During the annual All-Star meeting of the Board of Player Representatives of the National Basketball Players Association on Friday, 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks was elected to serve on the union's Executive Committee.

Carmelo Anthony Elected to NBPA Executive Committee

New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony can add another job to his resume after being elected to the National Basketball Players Association Executive Committee, which the NBPA announced Friday. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical first reported the news. Read more NBA news on

Cornered Miami Heat Need Pat Riley's Creative Magic at NBA Trade Deadline

MIAMI — The upcoming NBA trade deadline is equal parts puzzling and straightforward for the Miami Heat. Sitting 26th in three-point makes and 28th in percentage, it's obvious where this roster needs improvement : outside shooting. Where this gets tricky, though, is deciphering what the Heat can and would part with to address their greatest need. Show More Summary

Al Horford replaces Chris Bosh on 2016 NBA All-Star team

Atlanta Hawks forward/center Al Horford has been named to the Eastern Conference All-Star team by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, and will join teammate Paul Millsap in competing in the 2016 All-Star Game on Sunday, Feb. 14 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. Horford will replace Miami’s Chris Bosh, who is unable to play [...]

Inside SLAM 196 (VIDEO)

By now, you’ve seen Russell Westbrook on the cover of our annual All-Star issue (Russ’ first solo, non-split cover no less). Here’s a look at the rest. Pick up your The post Inside SLAM 196 (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

CJ McCollum replaces Chris Bosh in 2016 NBA Three-point Competition

Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum has been added to the 2016 Three-Point Competition, the NBA announced today. McCollum, 24, is already competing in the Skills Challenge, and will replace Miami’s Chris Bosh in the Three-Point Competition. Both events are part of All-Star Saturday Night at Air Canada Centre in Toronto. In 52 games played this season, [...]

Shaq and Iverson Among Hall of Fame Finalists

Shaquille O'Neal and Allen Iverson headlined a list of 14 finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced on Friday.

NBA Unveils All-Star Game Emojis (PHOTOS)

Let the #NBAAllStarTO fun begin! Exclusive, time-sensitive NBA-themed emojis are now live on Twitter. Some of our #NBAAllStarTO @Twitter emojis! #DeMarDeRozan #KyleLowry #ChrisPaul #DeMarcusCousins #IsaiahThomas — NBA (@NBA) February The post NBA Unveils All-Star Game Emojis (PHOTOS) appeared first on SLAMonline.

Chris Bosh will miss 2016 NBA All-Star events

The Miami HEAT announced today that Chris Bosh has sustained a strained right calf and will not participate in Saturday’s Foot Locker Three-Point Shootout competition or play in Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game. “I am honored to be selected to participate in the All-Star Weekend festivities, and will still be here to support my fellow East All-Stars,” [...]

Steph Curry Returns to Toronto at the Height of His Powers

When the Toronto Raptors signed Dell Curry in 1999 to provide some shooting on the perimeter, they also acquired two young children in the deal that would dart around the back hallways of the Air Canada Center dribbling basketballs and bouncing off the walls.

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