There is no greater reward in basketball than the NBA's Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy. But that coveted piece of hardware won't be the only thing at stake when the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers wage war on the game's biggest stage. There are legacy implications for all parties involved. Show More Summary
The Chicago Bulls introduced Iowa State's Fred Hoiberg as their head coach on Tuesday, and the new helmsman said he had his heart set on a return to the National Basketball Association.
If you aren’t already pumped for the NBA Finals, see a doctor. And then after they make sure you’re still alive, watch this hype video created YouTube user Ryan Eytcheson. That’ll do the trick. The clip brings viewers back to the classic days of the NBA on NBC. Show More Summary
The Golden State Warriors received a major boost ahead of Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers on June 4, as star guard Klay Thompson will be available in that contest. GSW Stats on Twitter has the news: Shortly before...Show More Summary
Daryl Morey, general manager of the Houston Rockets, does not take the offseason off. Every year he at least tries to make a major move. Three years ago he landed James Harden via trade. Two years ago, he inked free agent Dwight Howard. Show More Summary
Klay Thompson health update: Good to go for NBA Finals Game 1 Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson, who was diagnosed with a concussion after suffering an injury during Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals on May 27, has completed the NBA’s concussion protocol and has been cleared to play for Game 1 of [...]
For any NBA rookie, the first year is challenging. There's the adjustment to travel, the pressure to perform and all that comes with being a professional.
Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson has been cleared to return after his concussion and play in the NBA Finals.
At the disappointing end of a promising season, the Chicago Bulls decided to go out with the old and in with a new head coach. After firing Tom Thibodeau, who spent much of the year at odds with the organization's front office, the Bulls have hired former Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg to take Thibodeau 's place. Show More Summary
Thanks to a turbulent 2014-15 campaign, the Denver Nuggets are in flux this offseason. Sure, the likes of Ty Lawson, Kenneth Faried and Danilo Gallinari are still on the roster, but much of the team's future is up in the air. The late-season...Show More Summary
Though 2015-16 won't be the year of the Minnesota Timberwolves, it's still setting up to serve as an exciting time for fans of the downtrodden franchise. Having Andrew Wiggins on board is reason enough for celebration, but the organization is primed to add another crucial piece with the No. Show More Summary
The NBA couldn't have asked for a better matchup in the Finals than Cleveland vs. Golden State. It sounds odd because neither team plays in a massive media market, but in terms of sheer star power, it's hard to do better than what will...Show More Summary
Green averaged career-highs in points (11.7 per game), rebounds (8.2), assists (3.7), steals (1.6), blocks (1.3) and minutes (31.5) in 2014-15. The post Draymond Green 2014-15 Season Highlight Reel (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonli...
The 2014 NBA draft was one of the most heralded in recent memory. Phenoms Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker and Joel Embiid packed insane potential at the top, but the lottery was littered with depth. From Oklahoma State standout MarcusShow More Summary
What if the 2015 NBA Finals were being broadcast by the NBA on NBC? Watch this epic preview video of the Cavaliers vs. Warriors series. The post 2015 NBA Finals ‘NBA on NBC’ Preview (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
After a mid-season trade to the Cavaliers, JR Smith's put together a pretty damn impressive highlight reel. Keep shootin', JR! The post JR Smith 2014-15 Season Highlight Reel (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Five years ago, Cleveland Cavalier fans were burning their LeBron James souvenir jerseys after he announced he was taking his talents to South Beach.
From the seventh pick in the 2009 NBA Draft to Most Valuable Player less than six years later, Stephen Curry's ascent to basketball royalty is almost complete.
The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will both be trying to deliver a championship to their title-starved fans when the NBA Finals open this week with a mouthwatering matchup between two of the game's best players.
Profile of the Cleveland Cavaliers, who will play the Golden State Warriors in the 2015 NBA Finals.