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With the 2016 NBA draft officially in the books, the first milestone of the NBA offseason is over as teams will now look to focus on free agency to improve their rosters. Numerous impact players were taken on Thursday, as the 2016 class...Show More Summary
Pascal Siakam is one of the NBA draft's best stories. The New Mexico State product arrived in the United States from Cameroon in November 2012, and he had just started playing basketball after getting discovered at a Basketball Without...Show More Summary
When the Washington Bullets took Muggsy Bogues with the 12th pick in the 1987 NBA draft, the 5'3" point guard was a punchline in the next day's local paper. "I like Bogues as much as the next guy," Washington Post columnist Tony Kornheiser wrote. Show More Summary
LeBron James just led the Cleveland Cavaliers to the 2016 NBA title—Cleveland's first sports championship since 1964. The post BODYARMOR Player of the Finals: LeBron James appeared first on SLAMonline.
LeBron James has a chance to make history in tonight’s Game 7 at Oracle Arena and with a few more dunks like this one, he’ll be hoisting the Larry O’Brien The post LeBron James Goes All the Way Up For a Monster Dunk (WATCH) appeared first on SLAMonline.
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To borrow (and reconstruct) a quote from Saw: Let's play a game—an NBA draft game. Between now and the June 23 selection soiree, the Association's rumor mill will reach its boiling point. Any hoops head worth their salt will be following...Show More Summary
The Houston Rockets are set to engage in their biggest free-agent season since acquiring Dwight Howard in the summer of 2013. With his impending departure and the massive cap boost, general manager Daryl Morey will have a ton of money...Show More Summary
Good morning. We have that and much more in Friday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. Let's basketball. FATHER STRETCH MY SERIES: After another superlative LeBron James performance, we're going to Game 7. LeBron had 41-8-12-4-3 and hadShow More Summary
Good morning. We have that and more in Wednesday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. Let's basketball. COMEBACK: It's pretty clear that Draymond Green damaged the Warriors' chances to close out this series. Paul Flannery wants to know whether...Show More Summary
Kyrie Irving gets buckets. That's who he is, and asking him to be something else misses the point. Some performances, you just can't watch alone. You need to be around friends. You need people with you when Kyrie Irving does something so incredible that it seems almost unreal. Show More Summary
Unless you're a star, big men aren't worth what they used to be in the NBA Draft. Centers were once the dominant species in the NBA, much like the dinosaurs that once roamed the Earth. But like the asteroid that turned dinosaurs into...Show More Summary
Draymond Green does everything for the Golden State Warriors, so it shouldn't come as a surprise that his suspension for Game 5 of the NBA Finals changes everything. The NBA handed down a one-game timeout because Green accumulated four...Show More Summary
In advance of an unprecedented salary-cap explosion this summer, the NBA has (unofficially) turned to Oprah as inspiration for its (totally unsanctioned) free-agent slogan. You get a max contract! You get a max contract! You get a max contract! Everybody gets a max contract! Or, um, maybe not. Show More Summary
An international riser in this year's NBA draft discussion, Ivica Zubac has suddenly become a must-scout prospect for teams picking during the mid-to-late first round. There was already some initial buzz around him over the summer, when...Show More Summary
The 2016 NBA Finals, which unofficially ended after two games, returned to life Wednesday night. Learning nothing from the Western Conference Finals, onlookers declared the Golden State Warriors NBA champions after a decisive Game 2 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Show More Summary
Even Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James had to marvel. He immediately moved past Doris Burke's postgame question after Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals, choosing to dish out praise instead. "I've never been part of anything...Show More Summary
Any team looking to draft a professional bucket-getter at power forward should consider Maryland's Robert Carter Jr. Carter didn't put up eye-popping numbers this past year at Maryland, but he might just be the best combination of outside...Show More Summary
Being both a journalist and lifelong fan of the team you cover is a unique balancing act that carries its share of challenges. I'm rooting like hell for the Cleveland Cavaliers to win their first-ever NBA championship. If this statement makes you question my credibility on the topic, go ahead. Show More Summary