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Ed Davis a bright spot for Lakers early in season

The Lakers played two difficult opponents to start the season, falling to 0-2 while getting outscored by 19 points a night.

Oklahoma City Thunder vs. L.A. Clippers: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

The Los Angeles Clippers and Oklahoma City Thunder last faced off in the 2014 Western Conference semifinals, in which the Thunder ran away with the series in six games. Tonight, the Clippers will get their first shot at revenge, as they...Show More Summary

LeBron James Flexes After Scoring 1st Points Back with Cavs Thanks to Love Pass

For the first time since 2010, LeBron James scored points in an NBA game while wearing a Cleveland Cavaliers uniform. Nearly midway through the first quarter of Thursday's game against the New York Knicks, Kevin Love through a beautiful...Show More Summary

Quicken Loans Arena Welcomes Back LeBron James; He Tosses Chalk

The wait is over, Cleveland. LeBron James is officially back in a Cavaliers uniform. After the City of Cleveland spent the whole day partying in anticipation of James' first game back home, the moment that everyone—all around the country—had...Show More Summary

Josh Smith Turns Kenneth Faried's Jab into War of Words

The 2014-15 NBA season is less than a week old, and we've already got our first player-on-player beef—this one stemming from some brutally honest postgame comments Kenneth Faried made about Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith. " Josh Smith, we let him keep shooting. Show More Summary

Timberwolves Fan Gives Away Game Ticket on Street with Hilarious Sign

Without Kevin Love, some Minnesota Timberwolves fans have lost interest in going to watch the team—even if the last two No. 1 overall picks are on the roster. One Timberwolves ticket holder decided not to go to Thursday night's home opener against the Detroit Pistons, which will be the first home game of Andrew Wiggins' career. Show More Summary

Warriors exercise options on Barnes, Ezeli

The Golden State Warriors have picked up the fourth-year options on the contracts of forward Harrison Barnes and center Festus Ezeli for next season.

Southwest Mississippi Basketball Player Throws Down 360, Between-the-Legs Dunk

Please find a way to get Southwest Mississippi Community College's C.J. Polite in this year's NCAA dunk contest. The Bears forward can throw down nasty dunks, as this video shows. During his team's "Midnight Madness" event, Polite completed a 360, between-the-legs dunk that sent the gym into a frenzy. Show More Summary

Knicks G Calderon out 2-3 weeks

New York Knicks starting point guard Jose Calderon is expected to miss at least two weeks with a sprained right calf.

Cam Newton Rocks Charlotte Hornets Cleats During Warmups Before Saints Game

The return of the Charlotte Hornets to the NBA has the people of North Carolina buzzing, and even Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has gotten caught up in the excitement. During warmups before Thursday night's game against the New Orleans Saints, Newton took the field in Hornets cleats. Show More Summary

Fordham Basketball: Top 5 Nonconference Games in 2014

Fordham basketball once again enters a season in rebuilding mode—this time, however, with a young team that could finally end the Rams' two-decade struggle in the Atlantic 10. Much has been made of how difficult Fordham's schedule is, given the fact that the Rams will have to play 18 games against Atlantic 10 opponents. Show More Summary

Warriors exercise contract options on Harrison Barnes and Festus Ezeli

Warriors exercise contract options on Harrison Barnes and Festus Ezeli The Golden State Warriors have exercised fourth-year contract options on forward Harrison Barnes and center Festus Ezeli, which are for the 2015-16 NBA season. The...Show More Summary

LeBron James Enters 1st Cavaliers Game Back with Fresh Velvet Blazer and Top Hat

LeBron James knows how big his return to the court for the Cleveland Cavaliers is. Talking to the media, he recently even went so far as referring to his first game back as "one of the biggest sporting events ever." Naturally, his pregame outfit had to match the occasion. Show More Summary

New York Knicks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

It's a return four years in the making, one you simply have to witness. Carmelo Anthony and the New York Knicks are bringing their work-in-progress triangle offense to Quicken Loans Arena, but make no mistake about it. This ThursdayShow More Summary

How Much Does Jason Terry Have Left in the Tank for Houston Rockets This Season

Jason Terry has answered one question in the Houston Rockets’ first two games of the season, although, it might not be the answer that fans are hoping for: He’s the primary man off the bench, whether he’s still capable of filling that...Show More Summary

Tom Thibodeau Can Break Minutes Mold with Chicago Bulls' Newfound Depth

The rebuilt Chicago Bulls bench is going to challenge head coach Tom Thibodeau to examine the principles that have defined him and his team over the past few years. And he should be positively ecstatic about that. Heavy Minutes, NewShow More Summary

How Worried Should Los Angeles Lakers Be After Painfully Slow Start?

Let's have some fun with remarkably small samples. After a disheartening 108-90 loss to the Houston Rockets opened their 2014-15 season, the Los Angeles Lakers fell to the Phoenix Suns by an even bigger margin one night later. Even though...Show More Summary

Utah Jazz Future as Bright as Its Depth Chart Is Murky

The Utah Jazz have stockpiled a lot of young talent over the past couple of years. They've taken full advantage of the benefits attached to losing by building with first-round picks. Trey Burke, Alex Burks, Gordon Hayward, Enes Kanter,...Show More Summary

Grizzlies' Marc Gasol Scores Career-High 32 Points

Playing in his 437th regular-season NBA game, Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol recorded a career-high 32 points in Wednesday's season-opening 105-101 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves, per Gasol's big night —Show More Summary

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