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Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard drops diss tracks on Kings’ Marvin Bagley III in battle...

While the basketball world was focused on the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday night, two players already in the league battled each other for the title of best rapper in the league.  Early on Thursday morning, Sacramento Kings rookie Marvin...

Bettors are already hip to Luka Doncic’s immense MVP value, but you can still...

Doncic has fallen from +12500 to +7000 over the course of the summer ...

NBA coaching tracker, rumors: Monty Williams agrees to deal with Suns; Gregg Popovich agrees...

As the NBA postseason moves along, several franchises are already making offseason moves, particularly at the head-coaching position.  Monty Williams was one of the more sought-after names following the conclusion of the regular season. The Phoenix Suns finally made it...

Former No. 2 overall pick has to carve out, but not force, a role...

Jabari Parker's homecoming must fit into grand design Chicago Bulls have By Steve Aschburner Former No. 2 overall pick has to carve out, but not force, a role in Bulls' mix Jabari Parker is back in Chicago playing for his hometown Bulls. CHICAGO -- The...

2019 NBA Mock Draft: Vanderbilt’s Darius Garland checks all the boxes to be taken...

Matt Norlander Jun 20, 2019 at 12:03 pm ET • 1 min read If the last few days are any indication, get ready for what has potential to be the most trade-heavy draft in NBA history. It's going to be...

DeMarcus Cousins’ quad injury is worse for him than the Warriors, who have other...

Well, the results of DeMarcus Cousins' MRI are in, and they're not good. As first reported by Shams Charania of The Athletic, then confirmed by the Warriors, it's a torn left quad. Cousins is likely done for the rest...

2019 NBA Playoffs: Celtics vs. Pacers Game 3 score, series schedule, results, TV channel,...

The Indiana Pacers have fought valiantly in this series, but it appears as if their postseason is heading toward a close. The Celtics took a 3-0 series advantage with a hard-fought 104-96 win in Friday night's Game 3, all...

Lakers Training Camp Roster Breakdown: Point Guards

Skip to main content Lakers Training Camp Roster Breakdown: Point Guards by Joey Ramirez Digital Reporter Posted: Sep 18, 2018 The point guard position may be the Lakers’ most hotly contested training camp battle, as a promising sophomore ..

NBA DFS: LeBron James and best picks for Feb. 27 FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy...

NBA DFS players have a massive, star-studded schedule to select from on Wednesday evening with 11 games on the main slate beginning at 7 p.m. ET, and players such as LeBron James, Anthony Davis, James Harden, Kevin Durant and...

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Lions deal Diggs to Seattle, stunning teammates

The Seahawks have acquired safety Quandre Diggs and a 2021 seventh-round pick from the Lions for a 2020 fifth-round pick.