6:24 PM EDT, Tue April 25, 2017
4 hours ago

Five biggest losers now that the NBA draft's early-entry deadline has passed

Jordan Bell is one of three Oregon stars who have entered the NBA draft. When the NBA’s draft’s early-entry eligibility deadline passed at midnight on Sunday night, it didn’t provide the same clarity it used to before testing the waters again became an option. 1. Kentucky: John C
4 hours ago

Dion Waiters' retelling of the moment he became a meme is as great as the moment itself

In a first-person piece titled "The NBA Is Lucky I’m Home Doing Damn Articles," Dion Waiters recalls the moment he became a meme. It's very good.
6 hours ago

None and done: Hamidou Diallo's NBA draft jump is a win-win for player and school

Where there’s a loophole, there’s a way, and leave it to Kentucky to play innovator.
6 hours ago

NBA rules LeBron James' series-clinching 3-pointer shouldn't have counted

On Cavs superstar LeBron James' pivotal go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:08 remaining, the NBA determined "James moves his pivot foot at the start of his dribble."
Apr 22, 2017

Marc Gasol's OT winner overcomes a dominant Kawhi in the 1st classic of the 2017 playoffs

When the 2017 NBA Playoffs started a week ago, the first round series between the No. 2 San Antonio Spurs and No. 7 Memphis Grizzlies did not stand out as one of the Western Conference’s best series. The Spurs looked like a clear favorite heading in, and neither team is known for playing an especially
Apr 22, 2017

John Wall submits his entry for best dunk of the 2017 NBA playoffs

In dark times, it's important to find something to give you light and warmth. Let John Wall be your candle, Wizards fans.
Apr 22, 2017

Reports: NBA investigating incident between Patrick Beverley and son of Thunder minority owner

The NBA is reportedly investigating an incident between Rockets guard Patrick Beverley and a fan after the final buzzer of the Thunder's Game 3 win on Friday.
Apr 22, 2017

Blake Griffin will miss remainder of playoffs due to big toe injury

Clippers forward Blake Griffin will miss the remainder of the 2017 NBA Playoffs with an injury to the plantar plate of his right big toe, which was sustained in the Clippers 111106 win over the Jazz in Game 3 of the first round series, the team announced.
Apr 21, 2017

Russell Westbrook's news-conference expletive cost him 15 bleepin' grand

As it turns out, the NBA doesn't like it when players say the F-word during nationally televised press conferences.
Apr 21, 2017

Shaquille O’Neal, Reggie Bush to compete in celebrity Street Fighter V tournament

Hall of Famer and current NBA analyst Shaquille O’Neal is hitting the esports scene next Friday night as the co-owner of gaming organization NRG eSports will compete in the ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Invitational Celebrity Showdown.
Apr 21, 2017

Brooklyn Nets owner Prokhorov says he's selling 49pc stake

Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov has told Russian media he's selling a 49 per cent stake in the NBA club. The Russian billionaire announced his intention to sell a minority stake in December, and now says "49 per cent of the Brooklyn shares are up for sale," in comments reported by
Apr 21, 2017

Grizzlies make good on 'data' rant with comfortable Game 3 win over Spurs

Mike Conley and the Grizzlies got back in the series on Thursday. Memphis Grizzlies head coach David Fizdale grabbed the NBA world’s attention on Monday night when he responded to his team’s 96-82 Game 2 loss to the San Antonio Spurs with an instant-classic rant directed towards the officials. Comedy
Apr 21, 2017

Grizzlies pull within 2-1 of Spurs with 105-94 win

Memphis coach David Fizdale set the tone with his memorable rant about the officiating in Game 2, which led to a $30,000 fine by the NBA. Then the Grizzlies matched his intensity on the court. Mike Conley had 24 points and eight assists, helping the Grizzlies snap a 10-game post-season skid against
Apr 20, 2017

Bucks troll Raptors with 'Barney' theme song during player intros

DeMar DeRozan and the Toronto Raptors trail the Milwaukee Bucks 2-1 in the first round of the NBA playoffs. The “Barney” chirps are certainly nothing new for the Toronto Raptors. In the early days of the franchise, the Raptors were haunted by comparisons to the big, purple dinosaur.
Apr 20, 2017

King me: LeBron passes Kobe to move into 3rd on NBA's all-time playoff scoring list

Midway through the second quarter of Game 3 between the Cavs and Pacers, LeBron James passed Kobe Bryant for third place on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list.