The biggest free-agent domino has fallen and perhaps taken down the Oklahoma City Thunder franchise with it. Kevin Durant announced on Monday morning on ThePlayersTribune.com that he will join the Golden State Warriors, which may fundamentally...Show More Summary
If Day 1 of 2016 NBA free agency was marked by big names staying put (or, in Dwight Howard's case, the opposite), Day 2 was all about players spreading their wings in search of new situations. Al Horford stole the show by signing with...Show More Summary
The Memphis Grizzlies' offseason playbook looks like something straight out of Monty Python. Where once the Grizzlies looked to be dead in the dangerous waters of the NBA's Western Conference, they're now getting better...and better. Within...Show More Summary
Before Brandon Ingram makes his NBA debut, a rabid Los Angeles Lakers fanbase has already stacked an unreasonable amount of pressure on his willowy frame. The 18-year-old is expected to serve as both a positionless savior and the immediate...Show More Summary
Good morning. We have that and more in Wednesday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. You're stuck with me for today and tomorrow. Let's basketball! WADE A MINUTE: ESPN's Brian Windhorst reports that Dwyane Wade is "preparing to field outside offers" after early contract talks with the Heat broke down. Show More Summary
Allen Crabbe is coming off a career year, and the soon-to-be restricted free agent is reportedly drawing plenty of interest from up-and-coming clubs in advance of July 1. Continue for updates. Sixers, Kings and Nets All Eyeing Crabbe Wednesday,...Show More Summary
Before leaving Brooklyn on NBA draft night as a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves, Kris Dunn dealt with numerous rumors about where he'd eventually wind up. Some thought the Boston Celtics would grab him at No. 3. Then there were whispers of a potential trade to the Philadelphia 76ers. Show More Summary
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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