4:40 PM EDT, Sun June 25, 2017
45 mins ago
BIG3 Basketball League: Live Stream, TV Schedule, Game Rules & Format

BIG3 Basketball League: Live Stream, TV Schedule, Game Rules & Format

The brand new BIG3 basketball league formed by Ice Cube and Allen Iverson is now underway with fans looking forward to the TV coverage on Monday. Diehard NBA fans will be able to cure part of their summer drought by watching BIG3 live streaming online or on television as games take place over the next several months. Among the featured players will be Jason “White Chocolate” Williams, Kenyon Martin, Rashard Lewis, and Stephen Jackson. Eventually, an inaugural champion will be crowned for this interesting new 3-on-3 style league.Click here to continue and read more...
3 hours ago
Houston Rockets Serious About Signing Los Angeles Clippers’ Chris Paul

Houston Rockets Serious About Signing Los Angeles Clippers’ Chris Paul

The possibility of point guard Chris Paul joining the Houston Rockets have increased over the last couple of days. Paul, as most people expected, will utilize the player option in his Los Angeles Clippers‘ contract to become a free agent. In doing so, Chris Paul has opened the door for a potential departure. Nothing is imminent with Chris Paul and where would play. He has informed the Clippers that will skip the final year of his deal, according to the Los Angeles Times. Not only did Chris Paul exercise his opt-out clause, but so did power forward Blake Griffin. Chris Paul has some...
5 hours ago
NBA Rumors: After Timberwolves Trade, Kyle Lowry, Jrue Holiday Or Other Point Guard On Team’s Radar

NBA Rumors: After Timberwolves Trade, Kyle Lowry, Jrue Holiday Or Other Point Guard On Team’s Radar

In the latest NBA rumors, the Minnesota Timberwolves trade to acquire Jimmy Butler from the Chicago Bulls may not be the only big move the team makes this offseason. There are now reports coming out that Minnesota is looking to add another experienced guard into the mix as they look to improve their roster. Several names have apparently popped up on the team’s radar. Among them are Toronto Raptors All-Star free agent Kyle Lowry and former All-Star Jrue Holiday, in addition to several other veteran players from around the league.Click here to continue and read more...
8 hours ago
Cavaliers Rumors: Cleveland Almost Acquired Paul George, Carmelo Anthony In Five-Team Trade

Cavaliers Rumors: Cleveland Almost Acquired Paul George, Carmelo Anthony In Five-Team Trade

The Cleveland Cavaliers were looking to improve their already impressive roster before the 2017 NBA Draft. The Cavaliers were linked to players such as Jimmy Butler, Paul George, Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade. The latest rumors suggest that the Cavaliers were very close to acquiring both George and Anthony in a five-team trade but it fell through because of one player. The Cavaliers fell to the Golden State Warriors in five games in the 2017 NBA Finals. Cleveland was no match against the Warriors’ superteam and the franchise seems to be interested in making their roster better. However,...
17 hours ago
NBA Trade Rumors: Celtics Stealing Paul George From Lakers? George Willing To Stay In Boston?

NBA Trade Rumors: Celtics Stealing Paul George From Lakers? George Willing To Stay In Boston?

There is no question that Paul George will leave the Indiana Pacers this offseason via trade or next season via free agency. It’s no secret that George wants to play for the Los Angeles Lakers but one team is expected to go after him this summer. The latest NBA trade rumors suggest that the Boston Celtics are interested in acquiring George and the four-time All-Star is reportedly open to signing an extension. Paul George has been linked with several teams this offseason as the Pacers look to trade him before he becomes a free agent at the end of the 2017-18 NBA season. George would have...
Jun 24, 2017
L.A. Lakers News: Lonzo Ball Leads NBA Rookie Of The Year Odds Over Simmons, Fultz

L.A. Lakers News: Lonzo Ball Leads NBA Rookie Of The Year Odds Over Simmons, Fultz

The Los Angeles Lakers’ latest NBA Draft pick Lonzo Ball has brought new excitement to the struggling franchise. Selected second in Thursday’s draft by Los Angeles, Ball was officially named as the “face of the Lakers” by Magic Johnson at his introductory press conference a day later. With expectations running high, Ball is also being pegged as the frontrunner to win the 2017-18 NBA Rookie of the Year Award. He’ll have some tough competition for his first year in the league, though, with two No. 1 draft picks in Philly also vying for the award.Click here to continue and read more...
Jun 24, 2017
NBA Draft 2017: Warriors Shell Out $3.5M To Bulls For Second-Round Pick Jordan Bell

NBA Draft 2017: Warriors Shell Out $3.5M To Bulls For Second-Round Pick Jordan Bell

The 2017 NBA Finals Champion Golden State Warriors managed to acquire a new addition to their team by paying the Chicago Bulls for the rights to a second-round pick. In a tweet by Marcus Thompson, Mercury News sports columnist, it was revealed that the Warriors shelled out $3.5 million to the Bulls for the rights to the No. 38 overall pick in the draft, Oregon power forward Jordan Bell. Apparently, the reigning NBA champion didn’t have a pick in the first or second round in the 2017 NBA Draft, thus, prompting them to make a deal with the Bulls. Although unconfirmed, the Warriors’ $3.5...
Jun 24, 2017
Cavaliers Rumors: Dwyane Wade And Carmelo Anthony Heading To Cleveland This Summer?

Cavaliers Rumors: Dwyane Wade And Carmelo Anthony Heading To Cleveland This Summer?

The Cleveland Cavaliers need to make some big moves this offseason in order to keep up with the Golden State Warriors. The Cavaliers need to upgrade their roster so that a fourth meeting with the Warriors in the NBA Finals happens before LeBron James leaves in the summer of 2018. The latest rumors suggest that the Cavaliers can manage to get both Dwyane Wade and Carmelo Anthony this offseason. According to Joe Vardon of cleveland.com, Wade and Anthony are buyout candidates this summer and during the 2017-18 NBA season. Wade decided to accept his $24 million player option with the Chicago...
Jun 23, 2017
Chicago Bulls Rumors: Rajon Rondo Headed To Pacers Or Pelicans For Next NBA Season?

Chicago Bulls Rumors: Rajon Rondo Headed To Pacers Or Pelicans For Next NBA Season?

With NBA All-Star Jimmy Butler getting traded Thursday night, new Chicago Bulls rumors have surfaced with regards to point guard Rajon Rondo. Since the Bulls appear to be entering full “rebuild mode” with the Butler deal, it seems likely that other veterans could be on the move including Rondo. If the Bulls decide not to keep him, it opens up a few possibilities. The latest speculation is that the former All-Star and NBA Champion could be headed to an Eastern Conference rival or to join forces with two All-Star big men in the Western Conference.Click here to continue and read more...
Jun 23, 2017
NBA: Five Ring Chasers Who Could Help The Golden State Warriors Repeat As Champions [Opinion]

NBA: Five Ring Chasers Who Could Help The Golden State Warriors Repeat As Champions [Opinion]

The Golden State Warriors will have to do a lot of work to keep most of their roster intact this summer. Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry are among the free agents, but they are expected to remain with the Warriors. The same cannot be said for Andre Iguodala, Shaun Livingston, Ian Clark, David West, JaVale McGee, Zaza Pachulia, Matt Barnes, and James Michael McAdoo. According to ESPN, Durant intends to opt out of his contract and re-sign with the Warriors for less money in order to keep Iguodala and even Livingston. Curry, on the other hand, will finally get paid as he is expected to sign the...
Jun 23, 2017
NBA Mock Draft 2018: Celtics Take Michael Porter Jr. Or Luka Doncic In Next Year’s Draft Class?

NBA Mock Draft 2018: Celtics Take Michael Porter Jr. Or Luka Doncic In Next Year’s Draft Class?

The NBA mock draft 2018 edition is already receiving heavy attention just as the latest edition of NBA’s prospect selection event has ended. With Washington Huskies guard Markelle Fultz going No. 1 overall to the Philadelphia Sixers and Lonzo Ball second to the Los Angeles Lakers, speculation is emerging about which teams will have next year’s top picks. Among the prospects will be a talented shooting guard from Real Madrid and a Missouri freshman forward who is turning heads already. Could the No. 1 draft pick end up going to the same franchise for the second-straight year?Click here to...
Jun 23, 2017
The Los Angeles Lakers Introduce Lonzo Ball

The Los Angeles Lakers Introduce Lonzo Ball

The Los Angeles Lakers introduced Lonzo Ball in a press conference to the media and fans today. The Lakers selected ball in Thursday’s NBA Draft with the No. 2 overall pick. The President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson made the decision to go with Ball and was very excited to have the pleasure of introducing the Lakers newest top draft pick. “What a tremendous day it is for Laker Nation, the Lakers organization, for Rob and I as well as the Buss family. We want to start building a successful team and you have to have a great leader and somebody who can make their teammates...
Jun 23, 2017
NBA Rumors: Possible Huge Landing Spot For Chris Paul Or Derrick Rose Now That Both Will Be Free Agents

NBA Rumors: Possible Huge Landing Spot For Chris Paul Or Derrick Rose Now That Both Will Be Free Agents

The NBA free agency season of 2017 took an interesting turn on Friday afternoon when both Chris Paul and Blake Griffin chose to opt out of their contracts, but that is only the beginning. The Los Angeles Clippers are in danger of losing some serious talent and there are already rumors as to where CP3 may end up. If that’s going to happen, though, a deal may need to be made quickly as the San Antonio Spurs are already looking at a number of other targets and Derrick Rose is one of them. As Friday evening rolled around, ESPN reported that both Chris Paul and Blake Griffin were opting out of...
Jun 23, 2017
Blake Griffin Opts Out Of Contract With The Clippers

Blake Griffin Opts Out Of Contract With The Clippers

Los Angeles Clippers starting power forward Blake Griffin has decided to opt out his contract and will test the free agent market this summer. The news was first reported by Jeff Goodman for ESPN. The decision by Griffin comes to no surprise as the Clippers have failed to win an NBA championship despite having a playoff team for the last six seasons. Griffin was the No. 1 overall pick for the Clippers back in 2009. He missed his entire rookie season due to injury, and he hasn’t been able to stay healthy throughout most of the team’s post-season appearances. Rumors have been spreading...
Jun 23, 2017
Did The Chicago Bulls Really Get Duped By Trading Jimmy Butler To Minnesota Timberwolves

Did The Chicago Bulls Really Get Duped By Trading Jimmy Butler To Minnesota Timberwolves

When the Chicago Bulls seemed to be on the verge of trading Jimmy Butler in the minutes leading up to the NBA draft it created a huge stir. NBA fans had become exhausted hearing about all of the trade rumors involving Jimmy Butler’s name. The speculation was that the Chicago Bulls would deal Jimmy Butler, but where. Once the dust had settled, the three-time NBA all-star landed with the Minnesota Timberwolves. And then the murmurs grew louder.Click here to continue and read more...