Few people have gotten to play with a real NBA basketball. How much does an NBA game ball cost and how easy is it to get one?
Already the owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, Mark Cuban has tried branching out over the years into another favorite sport without success. Cuban, who grew up following the Pittsburgh Pirates, tried to buy two Major League Baseball teams between 2008-10 and considered bidding on a third in 2012. None of those efforts panned out. …
A college student’s observation 15 years ago led to him developing the Elam Ending employed in the NBA All-Star Game in Chicago.
When you think of basketball hotbeds, your mind probably jumps to New York or Chicago. Lithuania, however, produces plenty of pros.
These days, the Slam Dunk Contest is a standard part of the NBA All-Star festivities. But when did the first competition take place?
While the NBA’s Slam Dunk Contest has lost some of its luster over the years, it still is a major draw every year during the NBA’s All-Star Weekend. Several of the biggest superstars of the last five decades made their name or expanded on their legacies through the event. Others have made their names strictly …
Stephen A. Smith earns his living by expressing his opinions on TV. He ran into a bit of trouble for something he said on NBA All-Star Game weekend.
Anthony Davis set an individual scoring record the day his fellow NBA all-stars rang up a huge point total in New Orleans.
Jeremy Lin’s basketball career definitely wasn’t over when his NBA career ended and he found new life, and a new place to play, in the CBA.
James Harden is a stand out basketball player. Both because he puts up stats that make him one of the best in the game, and because he has a way of playing that is distinct to him. Harden averages more three-point attempts than anyone other player in history. Not only is he brazen in his …
The Golden State Warriors will get their money’s worth from Stephen Curry, but other teams are eating some of the NBA’s biggest salaries.
William Wesley, nicknamed World Wide Wes, has powerful connections that will help the New York Knicks rebuild.
The New York Knicks have fallen on hard times lately. Could NBA Commissioner Adam Silver really be trying to help them return to relevance?
The relationship between Andre Iguodala and Memphis Grizzlies might have been strained, but both parties are happy at the NBA trade deadline.
The Three-Point Contest first began in 1986. This year’s iteration, however, will feature some notable changes.
Normally, NBA locker rooms are a tight-knit fraternity. Some Memphis Grizzlies players, however, are hoping someone leaves town before the trade deadline.
Despite their rich history, the New York Knicks have become one of basketball’s worst teams. Can one bold move revive the franchise?
After the tragic death of Kobe Bryant, basketball fans want the NBA to immortalize the Los Angeles Lakers legend in one specific way.
ESPN has been airing Bronny James’ high school basketball games this season. Charles Barkley, however, isn’t a fan of the practice.
After David Stern’s tragic death, Magic Johnson remembered how the late NBA commissioner helped to change the world forever.
Klay Thompson is interested in a classic game far removed from the basketball court.
Traveling around the holidays can be a drag. Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter, however, is happy to be heading to Canada on Christmas Day.
After entering the stands, Washington Wizards guard Isiah Thomas received a two game suspension and he’s not happy.
Despite not being a career-ending injury anymore, ACL tears are still incredibly common in pro sports. Is there any reason for the increase of the years?
Life on the road is just part of the job. So just how do NBA teams travel and who is responsible for picking up the hotel bill?
In the modern NBA players love to dress up before and after games. What is the history behind this tradition and is it good for the league?
NBA referees have an almost impossible job. However, there is an unspoken rule among referees that Tim Donaghy recently revealed.
Tim Donaghy is a black mark on the NBA, even while he was officiating games he wasn’t the most well liked referee. He even almost fought one player.
Many NBA players are lucky enough to sign massive shoe deals. However, only a select few NFL players have a worthwhile shoe deal.
Making it to the NBA is no easy feat, so what is the league minimum salary in the NBA? And how does it compare to other leagues?
The NBA’s load management problem is becoming a bigger and bigger debate. Both sides have a fair argument and the NBA is looking for a solution.
When Tim Donaghy was caught in his gambling scandal it sent shock-waves through sports. Recently, Donaghy revealed more dirt about NBA referees.
Being an NBA player is one of the most prestigious athletic achievements in the world. Being able to have sustained success in the NBA is even harder.
NBA fans have the privilege of sitting incredibly close to the action of the game. But, in recent years this has become a problem for players.
Pau Gasol’s NBA career might be coming to an end, but the veteran Spaniard still has some strong opinions about modern basketball.
All NBA players have carefully regimented diets. There’s one simple sandwich, however, that no one can resist in the locker room.
Referee scandals break the trust that fans have in a sport. Here are the biggest referee scandals to ever come to the surface.
Every athlete suffers from bumps and bruises throughout the season. Many NBA players, however, are struggling with one specific medical issue.
NBA clock operators are one of the most important parts of a game that nobody thinks about. How much do these important people get paid?
Referees are trusted with maintaining the integrity of a sport, but Tim Donaghy bet on his own NBA games.
Shaquille O’Neal and Damian Lillard are currently engaged in a rap beef. Which NBA star will come out on top?
The NFL, NBA, MLB, and NHL are the four major sports in the United States. Which league’s championship trophy is the most prestigious?
The Lakers needed a replacement for DeMarcus Cousins. The team recently acquired Dwight Howard, will he be enough to replace Cousins?
Between restructuring the front office and giving John Wall a huge contract, the Washington Wizards’ rebuild got off on the wrong foot.
While some athletes pick sports-related majors, others take advantage of the opportunity to study their passions and curiosities.
Michael Jordan is as well known for his trash-talking as he is for his championships. Here are the 4 best stories of his legendary trash talk.
Coming off his incredible playoff run Kawhi Leonard is the darling of the NBA. Is it time that we take a serious look at him being the best in the league?
Michael Jordan spent two seasons in Washington, but we remember them. These five NBA stars had forgettable pit stops in their careers.
Dwight Howard is getting another shot with the Los Angeles Lakers, but his contract has one major condition he must meet.
This shaping up to be one of the most exciting NBA seasons in recent memory. Which team is poised to have the best regular season?