Reports surfaced earlier this week that the struggling Dallas Mavericks were interested in pulling off a Kristaps Porzingis trade. It has become all-too obvious that the Unicorn is not that second star behind Luka Doncic to lead Dallas to championship contention.
"Devin Booker is the most disrespected player in our league!!! Simple as that."
Meek Mill has finally aired his side in the controversy that led to Vanessa Bryant calling the rapper out for his “extremely insensitive and disrespectful” song lyrics referencing her late husband, Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant.
DeMarcus Cousins never got a chance to take the court for the Los Angeles Lakers, but the opportunity may soon be presenting itself again.
After being swept in the first-round of the NBA playoffs last year by the Boston Celtics, this year’s Philadelphia 76ers team looks completely different and ready to compete for a championship. Entering the season, there were a lot of expectations for this group and they have not disappointed so far.
NBA teams have little more than a month to finalize their trade deadline plans and put them into practice.
The Los Angeles Lakers will be busy the next month as they explore options to bolster the roster for a championship run and Houston Rockets forward PJ Tucker appears to be someone the defending champs are interested in pursuing.
The Houston Rockets decision to waive former All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins threw a lot of people for a loop. While the 30-year-old Cousins is no longer the player that dominated for the Sacramento Kings and New Orleans Pelicans earlier in his career, he’s still a darn good big man.
New Orleans Pelicans guard J.J. Redick was ejected from Sunday’s matchup against the Boston Celtics after a rather contentious encounter with a game official. The veteran seemed to have inadvertently hit the referee with the ball, which turned out to be enough to earn him his second technical of the evening.
The Brookly Nets are surging with five straight wins, four of which came without Eastern Conference All-Star captain Kevin Durant. Their offense is firing on all cylinders, and they’re finally seeing their defense click as well.
The Houston Rockets and veteran center DeMarcus Cousins are heading towards a divorce, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania.
LaMelo Ball has already come a long way in his rookie season, and that inclues winning over his head coach on the Charlotte Hornets.
Myles Turner's performance in the Indiana Pacers' 120-112 overtime loss Monday to the Chicago Bulls was not up to his usual standards this season: 2-of-10 shooting, including 1-of-6 on 3-pointers, 11 points, six rebounds, six blocks and five fouls.
Whether you agree with it or not, the NBA will be holding an all-star game on March 7.
1) Brooklyn’s defense is getting better, which should scare the league
In response to criticism of the NBA holding an All-Star Game during the middle of a pandemic, Adam Silver went on record to say he believes playing the exhibition game is the "right thing to do."
The Los Angeles Lakers’ LeBron James and the Brooklyn Nets’ Kevin Durant lead the list of 10 players who have been selected by fans, current NBA players and a media panel to start in the 2021 NBA All-Star Game, which will take place on Sunday, March 7 at State Farm Arena in Atlanta.
Since their five-game winning streak early in the season, the Celtics are 6-11. They’ve lost eight of their last 12 games, with the last three coming to the Wizards, Pistons, and Hawks – three teams with a combined winning percentage of 35 percent.
Andre Drummond is a former All-Star that has almost been forgotten on the Cleveland Cavaliers. Drummond has been a subject of many trade rumors in recent times, as the Cleveland Cavaliers have been actively looking for a trade that would involve the veteran center. Andre Drummond would provide a great inside presence for any team. Andre Drummond is the best rebounder in the league, and he would bring value to any contender.
All-Star Game voting has ended in the NBA, and Knicks standout Julius Randleisn’t among the starters or reserves despite his elite production this season. But coaches can still vote leading up to the All-Star break, and he’ll have a chance there.
The Knicks are exceeding expectations under Tom Thibodeau, so naturally New York is eager to improve its roster through the addition of a star like Bradley Beal or Victor Oladipo, among others. But the team must tread carefully in order to avoid mortgaging the future.
Some bettors out there certainly like putting a large amount of money on things that are a long shot. A majority of them don’t work out, but the chances of them happening could make for a crazy pay day.
Minnesota Timberwolves guard D'Angelo Russell will undergo arthroscopic surgery to remove a loose body in his left knee and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
In all, Jeremy Lin played 29 games, all as a rookie back in 2010-11, for the Golden State Warriors. Yet the Palo Alto native still feels like a Warrior at heart, even though he averaged just 2.6 points for the team and achieved far greater stardom in New York and Houston than he ever did in the Bay Area.
The Chicago Bulls reportedly continue to have interest in a trade for Lonzo Ball but have yet to have meaningful dialogue with the New Orleans Pelicans.