It's not easy making an impact as a rookie in the NBA, but these guys should really help their team
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USA TODAY Sports' Sam Amick breaks down what we should expect this season out of the Western Conference.
USA TODAY Sports' Michael Singer gives us three rookies to keep an eye on with 76ers' Ben Simmons sidelined to start the season.
John Wall and Bradley Beal chalk up their disagreements to being competitive and say they're on the same page and ready to lead the Wizards
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NBA, players release video about the need for unity and how basketball can help in that regard
The Bismack Biyombo era in Orlando will be delayed one game
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Raptors coach Dwane Casey has seen racial anger up close, and is all for his players speaking up
MIAMI (AP) -- Dwyane Wade, Kyle Korver, Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony are among the NBA stars featured in a video where the league and its players continue trying to address the divide in many communities throughout the country.
Fifteen players get early season honors. The post 2016-17 SLAM Preseason All-NBA Teams appeared first on SLAMonline.
No, we're not picking the Warriors to win the title.
While in Rio for the 2016 Olympics, Kevin Durant reportedly texted a former assistant coach that he was jealous of the relationship between Lowry & DeRozan. The post Raptors Assistant Coach: Kevin Durant ‘Jealous’ Of Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan’s Relationship appeared first on SLAMonline.
Did LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony discuss teaming up in Cleveland? "Maybe. Maybe not." The post LeBron James Won’t Say if He Discussed Teaming Up With Carmelo Anthony in Cleveland appeared first on SLAMonline.
Philadelphia 76ers power forward Nerlens Noel underwent what the team calls “a minor elective arthroscopic procedure to address localized soreness associated with inflamed plica in his left knee.” The surgery was performed by Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Riley J. Williams at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City and attended by Sixers Chief Medical Advisor [...]
Investor Chris Hansen and the group looking to bring the NBA back to Seattle have offered to pay for a new arena with private funds
Our Top 50 list isn’t the only one out there, but it’s the only list that really matters. The post 2016 SLAM Top 50 Players appeared first on SLAMonline.
NBA teams have finalized their rosters for the regular season, and they'll finally start playing meaningful games Tuesday night. However, a few squads are still unsatisfied with the mix of players they've accumulated. Other teams are...Show More Summary
Rather than rank every NBA team from top to bottom, we enlisted the help of some of our favorite rappers to recap the biggest moves from the summer and predict how the 2016-17 NBA season will play out. The post 10 Rappers Preview the 2016-17 NBA Season appeared first on SLAMonline.