The coach of Kentucky’s Sunday exhibition opponent said the Wildcats could have beaten some NBA teams with how they played. Maybe yes. Maybe no. But who cares?
We count down the five NBA franchises with the longest current streak of postseason appearances. Of course, the Spurs are No. 1. But which team comes in second?
With nearly four weeks of the NBA season gone by, which stars have had the best first month of the season? We put together a way-too-early All-NBA team.
Not all NBA teams are created equal, but no one said you had to be good to be fun to watch. Luckily, we know which ones are worth checking out.
The NBA is in the middle of a Golden Age of point guard play, but these five still stand head and shoulders above the rest.
The Cavs seem to be going through the same growing pains that Miami did in 2011, but it looks like it might be worse this time around.
Dallas owner Mark Cuban hopes the Lakers are bad for a long, long time. Of course he does. So why is it news that he said it out loud? Because it’s Mark Cuban.
The first openly gay player in any major American professional sport just announced his retirement, and it makes perfect sense.
LeBron James compared the San Antonio Spurs to the New England Patriots, which makes a lot of sense. Here are four things the Spurs and Patriots have in common.
Everyone loves team players, but at the end of the day, you win NBA games by scoring more than the other team. Scorers are important.
These NBA teams, on paper, don’t look like they have the rosters to compete. So how have they managed to win some games in the best basketball league on earth?
Before he was an NBA All-Star, LeBron James was an All State wide receiver, so why won’t he let his kids try to do the same thing?
The NBA is in the middle of fighting New Jersey’s attempt to legalize sports gambling, but Adam Silver happens to think it should actually be legal.
Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving were under the microscope for a handshake they debuted this season,but that’s just the tip of the iceberg for the NBA’s handshakes.
76ers G Michael Carter-Williams wrote an essay entitled “Don’t Talk to Me About Tanking.” That doesn’t change the truth, though: Philly’s tanking. Here’s why.
The NBA took away one of LeBron’s triple doubles this year, but does he have any reason to worry about his career total?
Dirk Nowitzki is No. 9 on the NBA all-time scoring list, and Kobe Bryant currently ranks No. 4. How high will these active players climb before they retire?
The Knicks are bringing the triangle back, but is it hurting them or are they just not very good?
It’s been two years since we saw a full season of Derrick Rose. Can he ever regain the heights of his earlier play?
NBA general managers get things wrong all the time, but they’re more qualified than most to discuss how a team is projected to do in the upcoming season.
Duke’s Jahlil Okafor is apparently thinking one-and-done, according to his coach. Will he join these NBA stars as the greatest players of the one-and-done era?
There’s nothing quite as demoralizing for an NBA team than a back to back loss. Unless it’s a back to back to back to back to back… you get the idea.
Hard to say if Cuban’s being serious or trolling, but there’s a method to his madness, and sitting Durant for the year might make sense.
Charles Barkley said Thursday night that he won’t eat another meal until the Lakers win a game. We doubt he meant it. If he did, things could get ugly quickly.
Predictions are useful up until the games start — here’s seven NBA teams that have subverted expectations for their regular season.
Injuries suck, especially when they come in waves. For the Oklahoma City Thunder, that wave has been more like a tsunami.
Yes, the Cleveland Cavaliers are 1-3. No, it’s not time to worry about LeBron and the Big Three. The Cavs are going to be just fine. Here’s why.
The Kings made the Golden State Warriors do their introductions to the “Full House” theme. Why should it stop there?
When LeBron James told everyone he was glad his Cleveland homecoming was over, it was pretty clear what he meant — for a guy that’d spent his entire on-record time alternatively hyping the Cavs’ home opener and downplaying it as the regular season game that it actually was, his forgettable statline was going to be …
Michael Jordan has gone on the record saying that stopping LeBron James is priority number one. So who are the best LeBron stoppers in the league?
LeBron James is the best basketball player in the world, but sometimes he can’t even come close to living up to that standard.
Eighty-two games is a long time to right the ship, but has anyone ever recovered from being on the wrong end of a season-starting blowout?
Which NBA rookie will have the best 2014-2015 season? We break down the Bovada odds on who will win basketball’s Rookie of the Year award.
With Kevin Durant out, the Thunder couldn’t afford to lose Russell Westbrook. But that’s exactly what happened when Westbrook broke his hand Thursday. Now what?
Dallas brought together the core members of its championship team for a second run after breaking them up after they won a title. That’s never happened before.
LeBron James will let fans decide on social media whether he brings back the famous chalk toss. Here are 10 other topics we’d like to see put to a fan vote.
The biggest storyline of the Los Angeles Lakers’ 2014-2015 season is injuries and recovering from them. Julius Randle’s broken leg is just the latest example.
Anthony Davis put on a rare display of basketball talent on the NBA’s opening night, and he’s only looking to get better.
As the NBA regular season tips off, we look at the latest Bovada odds to see which head coach might find himself unemployed soonest.
The NBA season tips off with nine new coaches, and four are embarking on their first NBA head coaching gig. Where did they come from? Will they succeed?
Finally — mercifully — basketball season is upon us once again. Here’s everything you should be paying attention to come tipoff time.
Summer League might be in full swing, but it’s never too early to check which teams are the favorites.
The 2014 NBA Season is about to start, so which teams are getting the nods as the best ones out of the gate from the advanced stat crowd?
Take this quiz to see if you can match 10 current NBA stars with their middle names. Good luck!
Suns owner Robert Sarver apologized to fans, but he’s not the only one who dislikes Gregg Popovich’s strategy.
One side or another is going to opt out of the collective bargaining agreement in 2017, so why does Adam Silver insist he’s not thinking about it?
No one thinks that ‘tanking’ should be rewarded in the NBA, but the owners decided to leave the system alone.
Is it Kobe Bryant’s fault that top free agents have consistently chosen to play somewhere besides Los Angeles in recent years?
Willis Reed played in Game 7 in 1970 against the Lakers with a busted leg, but he also got into a fight with all of them at once during a 1966 game.
Which teams have the best odds to win the 2015 NBA championship? Here are the six contenders to keep an eye on, according to Bovada’s latest odds.