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Current NBA boss spanks Cuban whereas previous NBA boss would have crushed him
Stern would have suspended Cuban. Stern would have taken away draft picks. He might have even gone so far as to mandate Cuban and his employees to take some counseling class, or restrict the Mavs owner from sitting courtside after the suspension was lifte
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Reports: Jimmy Butler requests trade from Minnesota Timberwolves
All-Star swingman Jimmy Butler is reportedly seeking a trade from the Minnesota Timberwolves.
NBA.com - Thursday, September 20
Lakers News: Rajon Rondo Believes Greatest Improvement Made Is With Leadership
Of all of the signings the Los Angeles Lakers completed in free agency this summer, perhaps none was more surprising than the addition of veteran point guard Rajon Rondo. After nine highly productive season with the Boston Celtics, Rondo was labeled as a
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Fantasy basketball sleepers, breakouts, busts for 2018-19
Every season, the manager in your league who avoids flops, nabs at least one breakout player and finds value during the draft comes out on top.
ESPN - Thursday, September 20
Predicting the best players this season, from 20-11
Our annual forecast of the best ballers in the NBA reaches the top 20.
ESPN - Thursday, September 20
Father of NBA vet Jefferson killed in drive-by
The 65-year-old father of NBA veteran Richard Jefferson was killed in a drive-by shooting Wednesday. Authorities do not know the motive at this time.
ESPN - Thursday, September 20
Get Your Latest NBA News From RealGM's Basketball Wiretap
Get all the latest news and happenings from around the NBA with RealGM's Basketball Wiretap.
RealGM - Thursday, September 20
This Week in U.S. Sports: Drama in Minnesota, a Judge returns and tragedy in Iowa
The NBA and NFL saw its fair share of drama while the New York Yankees received a boost.
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Atlanta Hawks dig in for another long slog
Atlanta Hawks dig in for another long slog
FOX Sports - Thursday, September 20
Spurs Agree To Sign Olivier Hanlan
Spurs Agree To Sign Olivier Hanlan
RealGM - Thursday, September 20
Father of NBA vet Jefferson killed in drive-by
Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer Close Cavs and NBA writer for ESPN.com Covered the Lakers and NBA for ESPNLosAngeles.com from 2009-14 and the NBA for NBA.com from 2005-09 Syracuse University graduate Follow on Twitter Richard Jefferson Sr., the father of
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
DeMar DeRozan vows to drop 50 on Raptors in revenge game; makes friendly bet with ex-teammate Serge Ibaka
DeRozan reunited with his old Toronto teammate on the big man's cooking show
CBS Sports - Thursday, September 20
Fantasy Basketball Draft Preview: How to make sense of all those point guards
There's a lot of point guards to sift through before your Yahoo Fantasy drafts, but this tier guide will help you through it.
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
10 NBA teams that made the most meaningful changes entering 2018-19 season
The Atlanta Hawks had a busy summer. Between rookies Trae Young, Kevin Huerter and Omari Spellman, free-agent additions Vince Carter and Alex Len and trade acquisitions Jeremy Lin and Justin Anderson, their rotation will look quite different. And that was
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
NBA news: Anthony Davis to leave Pelicans THIS season, Lakers send Warriors warning
Anthony Davis Anthony Davis has been named an NBA All-Star for five consecutive seasons but he could be about to miss out on reaching the playoffs this year. That is according to NBA pundit Steve Smith, who reckons New Orleans Pelicans are not one of the
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Cleveland Cavaliers 2018-19 NBA Season Preview
The Cleveland Cavaliers may not be as different as you think, especially with most of their Finals core returning from last season. They may not be contenders, but the question is can they stay in the playoff hunt while their big contracts age off the boo
Basketball Insiders - Thursday, September 20
How far can contrarian, big, defensive Jazz go in the West this season?
Can Donovan Mitchell keep the Utah offense afloat for another season?
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Sixers promote Elton Brand to general manager; won't have final say in team decisions
Colangelo resigned in June following the discovery of several suspicious Twitter accounts
CBS Sports - Thursday, September 20
Jimmy Butler trade rumors: Wolves' Tom Thibodeau not willing to go down rebuilding path, per NBA exec
Would Thibs really walk away from Minnesota and forego his salary if the team is left to deal its star for young pieces?
CBS Sports - Thursday, September 20
'He was with me now more than ever': Quinn Cook credits dad for never giving up on NBA dream
HYATTSVILLE, MD – In 2015, Quinn Cook was devastated. After playing basketball his entire life, including four years in one of the best college programs in the country, he wasn't selected in the NBA Draft. Fast forward to 2017 when Quinn stepped onto th
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Top 100 NBA players for 2018-19: LeBron James leads rankings front-loaded with West superstars
Putting together a top 100 list of NFL players creates all kinds of difficult decisions. How can you weigh a quarterback's impact vs. a left tackle's, the relative worth of a multi-tooled running back vs. a shutdown corner? Ditto for baseball: Pitchers in
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
NBA news: Kawhi Leonard RISK, DeMarcus Cousins to Warriors 'unfair', Paul George doubts
Kawhi Leonard risk Toronto Raptors have been told to try everything they can to keep hold of Kawhi Leonard at the end of the season because of their risky trade deal with San Antonio Spurs. The Raptors controversially sent DeMar DeRozan as part of the dea
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Marcellus Wiley on Stephen Jackson’s criticism of Andrew Wiggins
Marcellus Wiley and Jason Whitlock talk NBA. Hear what they had to say Stephen Jackson’s comments on Andrew Wiggins on today’s the show.
FOX Sports - Thursday, September 20
New 76ers GM Elton Brand won’t yield control, but will collaborate
Only two years out of the NBA, Elton Brand is set to return to the league as a 39-year-old general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers.
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Keep that same energy: S-Jax feuds with Wiggins family after Butler request
Jimmy Butler wants to be traded from the Timberwolves, and the situation isn't sitting well with Stephen Jackson or Andrew Wiggins -- for different reasons.
ESPN - Thursday, September 20
Jason Whitlock: ‘LeBron has created a ton of wannabes, everyone wants to be LeBron’
Jason Whitlock and Marcellus Wiley discuss why some NBA players are reluctant to come to LA beause of LeBron James.
FOX Sports - Thursday, September 20
NBA stars Stephen Curry, Chris Paul, John Wall team up to raise funds for Hurricane Florence victims
Curry, Paul and Wall have joined up to help out their home state of North Carolina
CBS Sports - Thursday, September 20
Knicks won't rush Porzingis or future building plans
The New York Knicks don't know when Kristaps Porzingis will be back on the court or when Joakim Noah will be off the team
FOX Sports - Thursday, September 20
5 things to know about Wizards training camp invitee Lavoy Allen
After a year in the G-league Lavoy Allen gets another chance to enter the NBA. Here are four more goose eggs to know about the Wizards' training camp invitee.  
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
'Space Jam 2': Why Joel Embiid must be a Monstar
The center's love of trash-talking is well-documented. He's trash-talked everyone from Lonzo Ball to Lonzo Ball's dad to Hassan Whiteside to Andre Drummond. Chances are, if you've played against Embiid, you've had to endure his trash talk. Even James has
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
FOX Sports Southeast to televise every Hawks regular-season game during 2018-19 Season
The network is slated to air three preseason games and the home opener at the new State Farm Arena.
FOX Sports - Thursday, September 20
10 NBA teams that made the most meaningful changes entering 2018-19 season
What movement mattered: A look at what has really changed in the league as the upcoming season fast approaches
CBS Sports - Thursday, September 20
New GM Brand knows 76ers' goal is title
New Sixers general manager Elton Brand says the next 12 months are critical as the team chases a championship.
ESPN - Thursday, September 20
On Basketball: Butler made his move _ now it's Wolves' turn
On Basketball: Jimmy Butler makes his move, and now it's Minnesota's turn to figure out what's next
FOX Sports - Thursday, September 20
GM Sam Presti says Oklahoma City Thunder won't rush Russell Westbrook back
The Oklahoma City Thunder will open camp next week with former Kia MVP Russell Westbrook on the mend from the arthroscopic surgery he had on his left knee a little more than a week ago.
NBA.com - Thursday, September 20
Sources: Jimmy Butler Prefers Trade to Clippers, Interested in Knicks, Nets
After registering a trade request with the Minnesota Timberwolves, All-Star Jimmy Butler is most interested in pursuing a future with the Los Angeles Clippers, league sources told ESPN. Butler’s ability to partner on the Clippers with a second star
Basketball Insiders - Thursday, September 20
Sources: Brandon Knight Had ‘clean up’ Procedure on Left Knee
On @theathleticnba @watchstadium: Houston’s Brandon Knight underwent surgery on his left knee, considered a “clean up,” and will miss some time, per league sources. On @theathleticnba @watchstadium: Houston’s Brandon Knight underwe
Basketball Insiders - Thursday, September 20
Report: Pelicans Waive Emeka Okafor
The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has requested waivers on center Emeka Okafor. Okafor, 6-10, 252, appeared in 26 regular season games last season with New Orleans after signing with the team on February 3, 2018 and finished the seaso
Basketball Insiders - Thursday, September 20
Report: Blazers Announce Sponsorship Deal with Performance Health
The [Portland Trail Blazers] announced on Wednesday that they have entered into a multi-year sponsorship agreement with Performance Health, billed as a “global leader in rehabilitation and sports medicine,” the centerpiece of which is a jersey
Basketball Insiders - Thursday, September 20
Surprise team in the East?: Bobby Portis compares Bulls to '17-'18 Pacers
The Bulls haven't garnered much respect in the national media. And on top of that, Las Vegas definitely has already put the Bulls out of the running for a playoff spot, pegging them for 27.5 wins. But when it comes to doubting the Bulls, count Bobby Porti
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Sources: Nuggets, Donald Sloan Agree to Deal
As Isaiah Thomas continues to rehab his hip, Denver is signing veteran guard Donald Sloan to a training camp deal, league sources tell ESPN. Denver has 15 guaranteed contracts. As Isaiah Thomas continues to rehab his hip, Denver is signing veteran guard D
Basketball Insiders - Thursday, September 20
As Lauren Holtkamp Flourishes as an NBA Referee, She's Also Carving a Career Path for Women
The work is important to Lauren Holtkamp. Not just the work you see, when she patrols NBA courts as a referee, but also the work before and after game time: the weekly quizzes on league rules, the collaborative study of their application to various unusua
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
From G League to GM, 76ers turn franchise over to Brand
The Philadelphia 76ers have hired Elton Brand as general manager
FOX Sports - Thursday, September 20
From G League to GM, 76ers turn franchise over to Brand
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Only two years out of the NBA, Elton Brand is set to return to the league as a 39-year-old general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers.
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Colin Cowherd thinks less of Jimmy Butler today
Colin Cowherd talks NBA on today's show. Colin reveals why he thinks less of Jimmy Butler after requesting a trade from Minnesota.
FOX Sports - Thursday, September 20
G League Athletes Facing Unpaid Extended Auditions Before NBA Training Camp
While NBA training camp won't officially begin until next week, it's safe to say that teams began opening their doors to eager players who wanted to get extra work in, as early as shortly after NBA Summer League. For players under contract, utilizing thei
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
6 players we want to see in 'Space Jam 2' alongside LeBron James
Now that the sequel to Space Jam — starring LeBron James and produced by Black Panther's Ryan Coogler — is in the works, we have so many questions. Will Swackhammer, the former leader of the Nerdlucks/Monstars, return to seek revenge on the Looney Tun
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Top 5 Biggest NBA Fantasy Busts -- Ranked
Every year there are NBA players that seem like sure things in fantasy basketball, only to later break your heart (and possibly bank) due to a variety of reasons. Sometimes there are tea leaves that can be read to help you steer clear of these heart-break
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Emeka Okafor is available
Chukwuemeka Ndubuisi Okafor, aka the Okafor who doesn't suck, has been waived by the New Orleans Pelicans, a team that currently employs the Okafor who does suck. Last season, he had 12.2 rebounds and 2.5 blocks per 36 minutes. Compare that to Anthony Dav
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
5 NBA Stars And The Legend Each Needs To Work With -- 👀👀
There is no bigger honor in basketball than being a part of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Imagine having your name called for your contributions in your league and how it has affected the world of basketball, there must be no feeling in t
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Winning bid for Bird-Magic card tops $125K
A 1980 Topps rookie card featuring Larry Bird and Magic Johnson had a winning bid of $125,200 on eBay.
ESPN - Thursday, September 20
Trading card featuring Magic Johnson, Larry Bird sells for more than $125,000
The stars of the 1980s Celtics-Lakers rivalry are still near and dear to many an NBA fan's heart -- and wallet.
NBA.com - Thursday, September 20
What are some key intangibles to the Celtics having a great season?
Sure, the Celtics have the talent, the depth, and the coach to have an excellent season. Still, that's not all that goes into a successful team. What other intangibles are crucial to their success?
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Stephen Curry, Chris Paul and John Wall join forces, provide Hurricane Florence relief
Three of the NBA's point guards are teaming up for a massive and much-needed off-court assist.
NBA.com - Thursday, September 20
Is Markelle Fultz actually able to shoot again?
Less than a week before the start of training camp, we got an answer — or the beginnings of one, at least — to one of the 76ers' biggest questions.
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
LeBron James, Ryan Coogler to team up for 'Space Jam' sequel
LeBron "Hollywood" James is in full effect.
NBA.com - Thursday, September 20
Curry, Paul, Wall launch Florence fundraiser
NBA stars Steph Curry, Chris Paul and John Wall, all of whom grew up in North Carolina, have teamed to support Hurricane Florence relief efforts with a fundraising website.
ESPN - Thursday, September 20
Brad Stevens excited about fully healthy roster for Boston Celtics training camp
Five days from now, the Boston Celtics will hold their first official training camp practice as they (and every other NBA team) begin preparation for the 2018-19 season. After months of waiting and hoping, it appears everyone on the Celtics' roster -- inc
NBA.com - Thursday, September 20
Elton Brand named general manager of Philadelphia 76ers
Philadelphia 76ers Managing Partner Josh Harris and Co-Managing Partner David Blitzer announced today that Elton Brand has been named the team's General Manager. Additionally, Alex Rucker has been elevated to Executive Vice President of Basketball Operati
NBA.com - Thursday, September 20
Clippers Emerge As Frontrunner To Sign Kawhi Leonard In 2019
Clippers Emerge As Frontrunner To Sign Kawhi Leonard In 2019
RealGM - Thursday, September 20
Jimmy Butler Prefers Clippers For Trade, Downplays Fractured Relationship With Towns
Jimmy Butler Prefers Clippers For Trade, Downplays Fractured Relationship With Towns
RealGM - Thursday, September 20
Can Mike Budenholzer lift Milwaukee to top of East?
How much can a coach and a system lift a team? Milwaukee is going to find out, and they are betting it’s a lot.
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
NBA Daily: Four Trades For Jimmy Butler
Jimmy Butler has told the Minnesota Timberwolves he would like to be traded. If the team decides to deal, what might they get back in return?
Basketball Insiders - Thursday, September 20
NBA owner donates $10m following 'disturbing and heartbreaking' investigation on workplace culture
Cuban: "I'm just sorry I didn't see it. I'm just sorry I didn't recognise it" (file photo). Cuban: "I'm just sorry I didn't see it. I'm just sorry I didn't recognise it" (file photo). MARK CUBAN WILL pay $10 million to organisations supporting women
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Shannon Sharpe on Jimmy Butler not wanting to play with LeBron: ‘Some players can’t handle the pressure’
Shannon Sharpe discusses Jimmy Butler not wanting to come to the Los Angeles Lakers because of Lebron James.
FOX Sports - Thursday, September 20
Take Two (TTWO) to Launch NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 on Oct 16
Take Two's (TTWO) upcoming release of NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 will help the company expand its presence in the basketball video game market.
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Skip Bayless on Jimmy Butler not wanting to team up with James in L.A.: ‘LeBron might be in some trouble’
Skip Bayless discusses Jimmy Bulter not wanting to team up with Lebron James in LA next summer.
FOX Sports - Thursday, September 20
Analysis: Jimmy Butler's trade request creates even more uncertainty for Minnesota Timberwolves
Jimmy Butler has decided he'd like to play elsewhere. But will the Minnesota Timberwolves let him? That is the existential question facing the franchise in the wake of Butler issuing a trade request to Tom Thibodeau, the team's coach and president of bask
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Andrew Wiggins and Stephen Jackson is the NBA beef you didn't know you needed
We're still a week from the start of training camps, but the NBA's beef season has already begun.
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
NBA notebook: Butler reportedly wants trade from T-wolves
A week before the start of training camp, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler reportedly has requested a trade. The four-time All-Star informed coach Tom Thibodeau of his wishes on Tuesday, according to a report Wednesday from The Athletic, whose s
Yahoo Sports - Thursday, September 20
Cuban: "We did a lot of things wrong"
Mavs owner Mark Cuban sat down with Rachel Nichols to discuss the findings in an investigation into allegations of harassment and violence toward female employees.
ESPN - Thursday, September 20
Bucks Sign Ike Nwamu, Waive Travis Trice
Bucks Sign Ike Nwamu, Waive Travis Trice
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
Top 100 NBA players for 2018-19: LeBron James leads rankings that are West-heavy at the top
Putting together a top 100 list of NFL players creates all kinds of difficult decisions. How can you weigh a quarterback's impact vs. a left tackle's, the relative worth of a multi-tooled running back vs. a shutdown corner? Ditto for baseball: Pitchers in
Yahoo Sports - Wednesday, September 19
Dunc'd On: News w/ Tim Bontemps; NYK Outlook w/ Jared Dubin
Dunc'd On: News w/ Tim Bontemps; NYK Outlook w/ Jared Dubin
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
Donovan Mitchell, Ricky Rubio reveal Utah Jazz throwback jerseys
The Utah Jazz made the playoffs every year from 1984 through 2003. The first 12 years of that run were highlighted by the franchise's 'J'-note logo and uniforms, a look that will return in throwback form this upcoming season.
NBA.com - Wednesday, September 19
LeBron, producer Coogler link up on 'Space Jam'
Ryan Coogler, who directed "Black Panther," will work with LeBron James to produce the next "Space Jam" movie. Filming is expected to start during the 2019 NBA offseason.
ESPN - Wednesday, September 19
Morehouse hires former NBA lottery pick, UGA star as assistant coach
After retiring from playing basketball three years ago, Jarvis Hayes is ready to become a full-time coach. The former Georgia Bulldog star played in the NBA and in Turkey, Russia, Israel, Italy, Romania and Qatar. When the ball stopped bouncing, he coache
Yahoo Sports - Wednesday, September 19
Ranking the top 25 under 25: Giannis, Joel Embiid headline young stars ready to take over NBA's next era
LeBron is nearing the final chapters of his potentially greatest-of-all-time career. Steph Curry turned 30 toward the end of last season. Kevin Durant will turn 30 not long before opening night 2018, while Russell Westbrook will enter his fourth decade a
Yahoo Sports - Wednesday, September 19
Ryan Coogler To Produce LeBron James' Space Jam Film
Ryan Coogler To Produce LeBron James' Space Jam Film
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
NBA Legend Jason Kidd Sells Manhattan Condo (EXCLUSIVE)
An unimpeachable real estate tattletale sent word that NBA legend Jason Kidd, a ten time NBA All-Star point guard and two-time Olympic gold medal winner, sold a river-view condo at the sleek and glassy Aldyn complex at the western edge of New York City’
Yahoo Sports - Wednesday, September 19
Magic Hire Bill Pope As Director Of Pro Personnel
Magic Hire Bill Pope As Director Of Pro Personnel
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
Wizards Sign Lavoy Allen, Chasson Randle, Chris Chiozza, Tiwian Kendley To Camp Deals
Wizards Sign Lavoy Allen, Chasson Randle, Chris Chiozza, Tiwian Kendley To Camp Deals
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
Pelicans Waive Emeka Okafor
Pelicans Waive Emeka Okafor
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
Blazers Sign Jersey Sponsorship Deal With Biofreeze
Blazers Sign Jersey Sponsorship Deal With Biofreeze
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
2018 Fantasy Basketball draft tips: Who are the comeback kids this year?
Which NBA stars are primed for a comeback season? Gordon Hayward headlines the list.
Yahoo Sports - Wednesday, September 19
Cuban to pay $10M after probe; 'made a mistake'
The NBA said Mark Cuban didn't pay enough attention to the "disturbing and heartbreaking" culture within the Mavericks' organization, but he won't be punished for allegations from an SI report in February.
ESPN - Wednesday, September 19
Sources: Butler most interested in Clippers
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler is most interested in pursuing a future with the Los Angeles Clippers, league sources told ESPN.
ESPN - Wednesday, September 19
Portland Trail Blazers 2018-19 NBA Season Preview
The Portland Trail Blazers could end up almost anywhere in the West - their outlook is that unclear. If they can't be elite, could this be the end of the road for this roster? Basketball Insiders takes a look at the Trail Blazers in this 2018-19 NBA Seaso
Basketball Insiders - Wednesday, September 19
Why the Nets, Knicks and Clippers Make (Some) Sense for Jimmy Butler
Timberwolves forward Jimmy Butler has requested a trade and has provided Minnesota a list of one to three teams with whom he would listen to possible contract extension offers. The Crossover breaks down his options.
Yahoo Sports - Wednesday, September 19
Mavericks Sanctioned $10M By NBA For Workplace Misconduct
Mavericks Sanctioned $10M By NBA For Workplace Misconduct
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
Jimmy Butler Requests Trade From Wolves
Jimmy Butler Requests Trade From Wolves
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
Sources: Jimmy Butler Requests Trade from Timberwolves
According to Shams Charania, Wolves forward Jimmy Butler has asked to be traded.
Basketball Insiders - Wednesday, September 19
RealGM Radio: Arturo Galletti on East Over-Unders
RealGM Radio: Arturo Galletti on East Over-Unders
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
Sources: 76ers Promote Elton Brand to General Manager
Philadelphia has hired Elton Brand as general manager, league sources tell ESPN. Brand will be elevated from VP of Basketball Operations. He made strong impression on ownership and Brett Brown in process, beating out several inside and outside candidates.
Basketball Insiders - Wednesday, September 19
Will Cherry To Sign Camp Deal With Warriors
Will Cherry To Sign Camp Deal With Warriors
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
Nuggets Sign Donald Sloan To Camp Deal
Nuggets Sign Donald Sloan To Camp Deal
RealGM - Wednesday, September 19
NBArank: Predicting Tatum, Mitchell and more top-30 players
Our annual forecast of the best players in the NBA continues at No. 30, with a group of future and current All-Stars.
ESPN - Wednesday, September 19
NBArank 5-on-5 debate: The next top-10 superstars
Our panel answers the big questions as NBArank enters the top 30.
ESPN - Wednesday, September 19
76ers Hire Elton Brand As General Manager
76ers Hire Elton Brand As General Manager
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
Spurs Sign Amida Brimah, Julian Washburn To Camp Deals
Spurs Sign Amida Brimah, Julian Washburn To Camp Deals
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
Hawks Sign Cole Aldrich
Hawks Sign Cole Aldrich
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
76ers Hire Sean Derenthal As Scout
76ers Hire Sean Derenthal As Scout
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
New Orleans Pelicans 2018-19 NBA Season Preview
The New Orleans Pelicans have all the parts to be a very, very good NBA team. The problem for New Orleans is they have struggled to get and stay healthy, which has derailed them in previous seasons. Basketball Insiders takes a look at the New Orleans Peli
Basketball Insiders - Tuesday, September 18
Dion Waiters Unlikely To Be Ready For Start Of Season
Dion Waiters Unlikely To Be Ready For Start Of Season
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
Why this should be an NBA season for the ages and you can live it through fantasy
Elite superstars, great personalities, high-octane offenses are going to make this season one to remember.
ESPN - Tuesday, September 18
Eric Moreland Agrees To Partially Guaranteed Deal With Raptors
Eric Moreland Agrees To Partially Guaranteed Deal With Raptors
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
Sources: NBA Updates Salary Cap Projections for Future Seasons
Sources: The NBA has informed its teams of updated projected salary cap and tax level for 2019-20 ($109M, $132M) and 2020-21 ($118M, $143M). Sources: The NBA has informed its teams of updated projected salary cap and tax level for 2019-20 ($109M, $132M) a
Basketball Insiders - Tuesday, September 18
Sources: Pelicans, Jarrett Jack Agree to Deal
Free agent guard Jarrett Jack has agreed to a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, per league sources. Free agent guard Jarrett Jack has agreed to a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, per league sources. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharani
Basketball Insiders - Tuesday, September 18
Spurs Name Brent Barry VP of Basketball Operations
The San Antonio Spurs hired television analyst and 14-year NBA veteran Brent Barry to their front office, naming him vice president of basketball operations Monday. Barry, who won titles in 2005 and 2007 with the Spurs, has been considering a move into an
Basketball Insiders - Tuesday, September 18
Clippers Hire SI Writer Lee Jenkins for Front-Office Job
The Los Angeles Clippers are hiring Sports Illustrated senior writer Lee Jenkins to a newly created front-office position of executive director of research and identity. The Clippers are banking on the belief that Jenkins, one of the industry’s pree
Basketball Insiders - Tuesday, September 18
"Basketball: A Love Story" book excerpt: First Loves
In this exclusive excerpt from "Basketball: A Love Story," the icons who changed the game share the first moment the game changed them.
ESPN - Tuesday, September 18
76ers Expect Zhaire Smith To Return Around Christmas
76ers Expect Zhaire Smith To Return Around Christmas
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
Jabari Bird Sought Mental Health Help Before Domestic Violence Incident
Jabari Bird Sought Mental Health Help Before Domestic Violence Incident
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
Xavier Silas Signs Camp Deal With Nuggets
Xavier Silas Signs Camp Deal With Nuggets
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
Ranking the best players in the NBA this season, from 100-51
Our annual countdown forecasting the best players in the NBA starts at No. 100. See which stars made the cut.
ESPN - Tuesday, September 18
NBArank: Wall, Booker, DeRozan and more top-50 players
Our annual countdown forecasting the best players in the NBA continues at No. 50.
ESPN - Tuesday, September 18
Lee Jenkins Joins Front Office Of Clippers As Executive Director Of Research And Insight
Lee Jenkins Joins Front Office Of Clippers As Executive Director Of Research And Insight
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
NBA Projects $118M Cap For 2020-21
NBA Projects $118M Cap For 2020-21
RealGM - Tuesday, September 18
Indiana Pacers 2018-19 NBA Season Preview
The Indiana Pacers should be darling of the Central Division and easily next in line as an Eastern Conference contender The problem for the Pacers is they will face pressure to improve on last year, and that's a tall order for such a young and unproven co
Basketball Insiders - Tuesday, September 18
Fantasy hoops mock draft: 10-team H2H points
Who went first in our expert mock draft? Who was the first rookie off the board? How far did the recuperating Russell Westbrook slide?
ESPN - Monday, September 17
Jarrett Jack Agrees To One-Year Deal With Pelicans
Jarrett Jack Agrees To One-Year Deal With Pelicans
RealGM - Monday, September 17
Utah Jazz 2018-19 NBA Season Preview
The Jazz have started to emerge as a legit contender in the West with a great balance of offense and defense. But are they deep enough to be anything more than a playoff team? Basketball Insiders digs into the Utah Jazz in this 2018-19 NBA Season Preview.
Basketball Insiders - Monday, September 17
76ers Plan Additional Talks With GM Candidates Gersson Rosas, Justin Zanik
76ers Plan Additional Talks With GM Candidates Gersson Rosas, Justin Zanik
RealGM - Monday, September 17
Why NBArank is tough on Melo, Kobe and DeRozan
The big surprises in NBArank are what make the list unique.
ESPN - Monday, September 17
Netflix Has No Plans To Pursue Live Sports Programming
Netflix Has No Plans To Pursue Live Sports Programming
RealGM - Monday, September 17
Spurs Sign Drew Eubanks To Two-Way Deal
Spurs Sign Drew Eubanks To Two-Way Deal
RealGM - Monday, September 17
Report: Dwyane Wade to Return to HEAT for Final Season
Dwyane Wade looked into the camera, stood alone in the middle of a darkened room and talked for 10 minutes. He struggled with his words at times, unable to control his emotions. He wept. And finally, he made what he called the hardest decision of his lif
Basketball Insiders - Monday, September 17
Oklahoma City Thunder 2018-19 NBA Season Preview
The Oklahoma City Thunder have all the pieces to be an elite team, even in the West, but can they survive missing Russell Westbrook and does their style of play translate to winning NBA basketball? Basketball Insiders take a look at the Oklahoma City Thun
Basketball Insiders - Monday, September 17
Sources: Jimmy Butler to Meet with Timberwolves to Discuss Future
Jimmy Butler will meet with Timberwolves president and coach Tom Thibodeau and GM Scott Layden on Monday to “have honest conversations” about the All-Star’s future with the team as he seriously contemplates his situation, league sources told The At
Basketball Insiders - Sunday, September 16
Sources: Justin Patton Suffers Break in Right Foot
Justin Patton suffered another setback this week. The Minnesota Timberwolves center suffered a break in his right foot, a source told the Pioneer Press. Patton, the Timberwolves’ first-round pick in 2017, spent much of last season in Iowa with the G-Lea
Basketball Insiders - Sunday, September 16
Minnesota Timberwolves 2018-19 NBA Season Preview
The Minnesota Timberwolves have an abundance talent, and its share of problems, too. Will talent prevail? Or will chaos have too great of an influence on the roster? Basketball Insiders takes a look at the Minnesota Timberwolves in this 2018-19 NBA Season
Basketball Insiders - Sunday, September 16
San Antonio Spurs 2018-19 NBA Season Preview
For the first time in a decade, the San Antonio Spurs will field a team without one of their former NBA champions. Can the Spurs re-make themselves into legit title contenders again? Basketball Insiders takes a look at the San Antonio Spurs in this 2018-1
Basketball Insiders - Saturday, September 15
Sources: Knicks, Joakim Noah Expected to Part Ways Before Training Camp
Sources: The Knicks and center Joakim Noah are expected to part ways before training camp; team has continued to work trade calls, although waiving and stretching Noah’s contract looms as a route. Sources: The Knicks and center Joakim Noah are expec
Basketball Insiders - Saturday, September 15
Denver Nuggets 2018-19 NBA Season Preview
The Denver Nuggets might be the deepest team in the NBA, but in a division in which every team might make the post-season, are the Nuggets good enough to be more than first-round fodder? Basketball Insiders takes a look at the Denver Nuggets in this 2018-
Basketball Insiders - Friday, September 14
Lowe: Welcome to the NBA's hall of absolute absurdities
The NBA is the most absurd major U.S. sports league. Let's celebrate it.
ESPN - Tuesday, September 11
The best and worst of LeBron James' signature sneakers
Before the LeBron 16 drops next week, we look back at King James' signature line, ranking all 15 previous models.
ESPN - Saturday, September 08
Turning down the noise: Why Trae Young is more NBA ready than you think
Hype. Scrutiny. Hate. Kevin Love, Luke Walton and Adam Silver recognize the pressure players face today. So, what's the future of mental health in the NBA?
ESPN - Saturday, August 25
'Why am I still hiding this?': The state of mental health in the NBA
Stars such as Kevin Love and DeMar DeRozan opening up has been an important step, but the stigma of mental health issues remains alive in NBA locker rooms.
ESPN - Friday, August 24