The Rockets are clearing up room, hoping to make a run at LeBron or Melo

6/26/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

The Houston Rockets are working to clear up a little cap space, so they've agreed to trade big man Omer Asik to the New Orleans Pelicans for a ...

LeBron's future depends on one thing: Pat Riley's ability to build a winner

6/25/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

LeBron James is already receiving criticism for opting out of his contract with the Heat, with some saying he has no loyalty, or that he's just...

Be ready for another free agent feeding frenzy, as LeBron James has opted out of his contract

6/24/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

Could "The Decision: Part II" be on the way? It's possible, with LeBron James' agent announcing to the Heat that he's exer...

Carmelo Anthony is opting out of his contract, will become an unrestricted free agent

6/23/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

The Knicks are now facing another challenge in free agency as star forward Carmelo Anthony is planning on opting out of his contract, making him an...

Pat Riley: Heat should stay together, if they've got the guts

6/20/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

The questions are still swirling about whether or not the Miami Heat will stay together, or if they'll blow it up and start fresh elsewhere wit...

Joel Embiid has a foot fracture, will need surgery before the NBA Draft

6/20/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

Potential top overall pick Joel Embiid (formerly of Kansas) might drop a bit, thanks to the official news that he'll need surgery to repair a s...

Can Miami's Big 3 stay together and make another run?

6/18/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

After their 5-game annihilation at the hands of the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals, the Miami Heat are left with an awful lot of question mark...

More 'Mean Tweets' directed at NBA players, and they're awesome

6/17/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

Jimmy Kimmel has outdone himself once again. Hat tip to Sporting News

Heat's Ray Allen mulling retirement after Finals loss

6/16/14 in NBA   |   JoeKukura   |   491 respect

We already know Shane Battier is retiring, and Miami Heat guard Ray Allen is considering calling it a career as well. He says he'll give it a f...

Spurs win Title in Five

6/16/14 in NBA   |   Debi_L   |   11847 respect

It took five games for the San Antonio Spurs to dispatch the Miami Heat.  It is the Spurs' fifth title and a bit of payback after last yea...

The Spurs have the Heat on the ropes, but can they seal the deal?

6/13/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

After two close games that left the series tied 1-1, the Spurs have now blown out the Heat twice in a row, taking a 3-1 series lead. The hero la...

Have you ever wondered whether or not Michael Jordan can palm a bowling ball? (Of course!)

6/12/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

Michael Jordan's hands are ridiculously large, even for a guy who's 6'6". He can palm a basketball with ease, and anyone who w...

Who pulls ahead in Game 3 of the NBA Finals? [Live Sports Thread]

6/10/14 in NBA   |   Jess   |   34614 respect

Greetings, sports fans! Last night's hockey game wasn't as nail-biting intense as the previous two, but I have a feeling the Rangers will c...

Derek Fisher is the new head coach of the Knicks

6/10/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5232 respect

Following the example of the crosstown Brooklyn Nets, the New York Knicks have hired a player right off the court to sit at the end of their bench ...

It's o-Fish-al: Derek Fisher to be hired as coach of New York Knicks

6/9/14 in NBA   |   JoeKukura   |   491 respect

Phil Jackson didn't get his first choice for the new head coach of the New York Knicks, but he's reeled in his second choice. Yahoo Sports ...