How do you know what you're building if you're not sure which blocks actually fit? The Minnesota Timberwolves have plenty to choose from, but their 2015-16 season will be that critical moment between full-blown renovation and "coming...Show More Summary
Nine consecutive losing seasons are nothing to dance about. But don't tell that to this young kid, who found inspiration during the Sacramento Kings' 95-92 preseason win over the San Antonio Spurs Thursday night. He hits the Whip, throws in the Nae Nae, nails that Odell Beckham Jr. dance and then… “Oh my.” [Instagram] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Gasol leads the Grizz with an understated brilliance. The post SLAM Top 50: Marc Gasol, no. 14 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Stephon Marbury is known for a few things, the foremost among them being his line of affordable Starbury brand basketball shoes. This isn't to gloss over the Vaseline snacks ?(warning: video contains profanity) or weeping. Those are very on-brand, Marbury-ish things. Show More Summary
LeBron James is a man of many skills and many dances. Before the Cleveland Cavaliers’ Wine and Gold Scrimmage on Monday night, LBJ broke out an Atlanta-born dance called "dabbin” in warm-ups. It wasn’t as good as when the King battled Shaquille O’Neal at the 2007 All-Star Weekend, but that’s an unfair standard. Show More Summary
After seeing Kevin Durant shoot down his report and call him a liar, ESPN's Stephen A. Smith responded to the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar on First Take on Monday morning. He's not backing down. Last week, Smith reported on First Take that the Los Angeles Lakers are a team Durant will consider when he hits free agency next summer. Show More Summary
The Memphis Grizzlies weren't always masters of the NBA's grit-and-grind game. They weren't even always Bluff City residents. Their first home base was Vancouver, British Columbia (one of two Canadian markets the league established 20...Show More Summary
You won't find a more refreshing point on the NBA calendar than where we're currently at. Basketball is so close you can almost smell it and far enough away you don't actually smell it. It's the time when every fanbase can decide whether...Show More Summary
TEL AVIV, Israel — It was almost midnight. Future top NBA draft pick Dragan Bender was last to exit the locker room. Thrown across one of his shoulders was a small knapsack. Bender flexed svelte arms, sporting a yellow, human-sized garbage...Show More Summary
The real value in Steve Nash's partnership with the Golden State Warriors is more symbolic than practical, but don't make the mistake of assuming that detracts from its importance. Chances are Nash won't be involved in the day-in-day-out grind—a possibility first reported by ESPN.com's Marc Stein and later confirmed in a team release. Show More Summary
The brash big man brings hustle and elite defense. The post SLAM Top 50: Draymond Green, no. 29 appeared first on SLAMonline.
We know Shaquille O’Neal can rap. But can he produce EDM music? You be the judge. DJ Diesel—yes, that’s his name—released a track with Kryoman called “My Squads LIT,” which will be played at the TomorrowWorld festival in Atlanta: Here’s...Show More Summary
Former NBA point guard Muggsy Bogues’ fifth-grade grandson is a stud. Samartine Bogues, who goes by the nickname Fatman, is a slick lefty who seems to love crossing up and embarrassing opponents. He has a sweet floater, too. Give Fatman a few years and he’ll be taking grandpa to the rack. [ YouTube ] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
KD's latest venture is a line of active lifestyle underwear. The post Exclusive: Kevin Durant Partners With Neff to Release Underwear Collection appeared first on SLAMonline.
Jeremy Lin is one interesting dude. On Thursday, the Charlotte Hornets point guard took to Reddit and tackled a whole bunch of topics. For starters, the best part of Linsanity was not taking over the basketball world and becoming an instant star around the globe. Show More Summary
Millsap brings a swiss-army-knife skill set to the Hawks. The post SLAM Top 50: Paul Millsap, no. 33 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Celebrating (recently-retired) J-Rich. The post #TBT: Jason Richardson appeared first on SLAMonline.
It's the offseason, so we have to pass the time with dope videos like Gerald Green's top 200 dunks. The post Gerald Green’s Top 200 Dunks (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Celtics PG breaks down the best ballhandlers in the NBA today: "Let’s be real: It ain’t a highlight reel until someone’s ankles get broken." The post Isaiah Thomas: ‘It Ain’t a Highlight Reel Until Someone’s Ankles Get Broken’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Late night TV host Stephen Colbert is unhappy with the fact that he’s behind Stephen Curry in the all-important Google rankings for the first name they share. Colbert challenged Curry The post WATCH: Stephen Curry and Stephen Colbert Throw Socks appeared first on SLAMonline.