Golden State Warriors

Summer Forecast: West standings for 2017-18

The Golden State Warriors won 67 games en route to the 2017 NBA title. Assuming their stars remain healthy, is a 70-win season in the cards for the …

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Why Steph Curry and Andre Iguodala Are Getting Into Tech

Hi folks, it’s Brad. There’s no shortage of industry conferences these days devoted to the interlocking arenas of entertainment and technology. But …

Andre Iguodala

Kevin Durant Jokes He'll 'Never' Play for Knicks During Charity Event

The New York Knicks need stars in order to snap out of their prolonged funk, but Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant doesn't intend to cure their ills.<p>During a <i>Build It and They Will Ball</i> charity court unveiling in New York City a few weeks ago, Durant was asked when he'll be joining the …

Kevin Durant

Report: LeBron hasn't already decided to leave Cavs

Ezra Shaw / Getty Images Sport / Getty<p>A report that LeBron James has already decided to opt out of his contract and leave the Cleveland Cavaliers …

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Who cares about 116 wins? Not the Dodgers

Joc Pederson stepped to the plate at Dodger Stadium on Tuesday night in the eighth inning of a 1-1 game mired in a 1-for-38 slump. The bases were …

Chicago White Sox

Karl-Anthony Towns on the Timberwolves: ‘Watch out for us’

“We’re going to have fun this year,” Towns said, via TMZ Sports. “I’ll tell you that much, watch out for us.”<p>Indeed.<p>Minnesota might not be up there …

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The NBA Positional Census: Shooting Guard

Three players who show where the 2 spot has been, is now, and is headed as the league grows more and more amorphous. Zach LaVine, Kentavious …

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Previewing every game of the Pacers 2017-18 season

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 23: Jeff Teague<p>We’re not the kind to do a <b>season preview</b> halfway, so we previewed every single game of the Pacers 2017-2018 …

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Durant defends LeBron in debate with rapper: ‘U can’t trade a legend’

It’s little surprise Kevin Durant defended LeBron James in a Twitter exchange Wednesday with rapper/comedian Lil Dicky.<p>After all, KD is clearly …

Kevin Durant

Will the Philadelphia 76ers get off to a slow start AGAIN?

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 25: Philadelphia 76ers center #21 Joel Embiid attends the 2017 Mylan World TeamTennis New York Empire vs Philadelphia …

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NBA schedule: Examining trips, back-to-backs, tough stretches for all 30 teams

A look at the context of the schedule and who plays who when, and how far they travel during the season<p>The NBA schedule was released Tuesday, and all the big games have been broken down and hyped. But while many experts will note everyone plays every team at least twice and it's all pretty …

Basketball

LeBron James vs. Donald Trump: Why It Matters The NBA Star is Taking a Stand Against the President

There is no current American athlete more important, famous or relevant. It matters when LeBron takes a stand.

Lebron James

NBA Rumors: Bulls, Dwyane Wade Expected To Reach Buyout ‘In Next Few Months’

1,924<p>Dwyane Wade was one of the highlights of the NBA’s offseason last year, as the three-time NBA champion decided to return home to Chicago to play …

Basketball

#TheGoldenAge: The 2008-09 Nuggets

One of the most successful seasons in Nuggets history methodically built itself to greatness month-after-month. The 2008-09 Nuggets were a study in …

Basketball

2017-18 Schedule Breakdown – Key Home Games

BOSTON – Celtics fans can begin marking up their calendars now that the 2017-18 regular season schedule has officially been released. We’d like to …

Basketball

Report: Warriors sign former Indiana Pacers forward

Georges Niang, the Indiana Pacers’ second-round pick last season, signed a partially guaranteed contract with the Warriors, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski …

Basketball

Taking stock of best of best two-way players in NBA today | NBA.com

Earlier this month, Michael Jordan called Kawhi Leonard "the best two-way player in the game right now."<p>It's hard to argue with one of two players …

NBA

Durant and Curry both in Top 10 of 2017-18 MVP odds

Kevin Durant won the NBA Finals MVP in his first season with the Golden State Warriors. Is it possible that he’s the regular season MVP in his second …

Basketball

9 sports rules millennials should be thankful they don't have to deal with

From the old man who brought you “28 sports things millennials take for granted” and “15 sports facts millennials will be shocked to find out” comes my latest installment in the “GET OFF MY LAWN” series.<p>(This is all in jest, I swear. I was born in 1982.)<p>In all seriousness, sports is better than it …

Sports

Next Season’s Boston Celtics are set to Enjoy an Easy Schedule

TARRYTOWN, NY - AUGUST 11: Semi Ojeleye, Jayson Tatum and Ante Zizic of the Boston Celtics pose for a photo during the 2017 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot at …

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Did Dejounte Murray’s Summer League hurt his case to start at point guard?

Dejounte Murray’s rookie season had its share of ups and downs, but ended on a high note, with him acquitting himself well against the Golden State …

San Antonio Spurs

The Houston Rockets Have the Second-Most National TV Games

OAKLAND, CA - MARCH 31: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors handles the ball against the Houston Rockets on March 31, 2017 at ORACLE Arena …

Basketball

64 - Harrison Barnes

<i>The FanRag Sports Offseason Rankings count down the top 100 NBA players throughout the offseason. Methodology, voters and the full countdown are all</i> …

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Schedule Release '17 | West Figures to Present Plenty of Challenges

CAMDEN - This summer, a ton went down out West, from a blockbuster trade that resulted in the forming of what figures to be another explosive …

NBA

Why Your Team Won’t Win the NBA Finals

The summer is a time for optimism for most NBA teams. But with the season starting early this year, we're already creeping up on opening night. That …

NBA

Should Golden State Warriors Join the Paul George Sweepstakes Next Offseason?

The mere whisper of Paul George in the Bay Area a year from now proves the Golden State Warriors have reached the <i>Jurassic Park</i> stage of …

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Durant blasts ESPN’s fantasy football auction draft segment

Warriors superstar Kevin Durant took issue with an ESPN fantasy football segment. Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports<p>Kevin Durant on Tuesday night took to …

Kevin Durant

Golden State Warriors: Complete 2017 offseason grades

Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images<p>The Golden State Warriors had an exceptionally busy and successful offseason. Here are reviews and grades …

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NBA single game ticket buying trends conforming to expectations

The hottest-selling single-game tickets for the upcoming 2017-18 NBA regular season are exactly what fans should expect them to be, according to …

Basketball

Cleveland Cavaliers: What is next for the crumbling Cavs?

INDEPENDENCE, OH – JULY 26: Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert introduces new general manager Koby Altman during a press conference at The …

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