Memphis Grizzlies

Andrew Wiggins, Stephen Jackson find peacemaker in Jerry Stackhouse

As an impending social media duel was about to go down between Minnesota Timberwolves guard Andrew Wiggins and ESPN analyst Stephen Jackson, Memphis …

NBA

Kyle Anderson's role among intriguing questions as Grizzlies enter training camp

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San Antonio

Rebuild? What’s that? Grizzlies bring in veterans, dream of playoffs

<i>This is the latest of NBC’s NBA season preview stories, and we will post at least one a day on these pages until Oct. 16, when the NBA season kicks</i> …

San Antonio

Grizzlies to host ‘Suit Up For St. Jude’ 17th Annual Grizz Luncheon on Monday, Oct. 15

The Memphis Grizzlies are gearing up to celebrate the start of the 2018-19 season with ‘Suit Up for St. Jude,’ the 17th Annual Grizz Luncheon to …

NBA

Cleveland Cavaliers: One statistic that should worry fans

One statistic should give Cleveland Cavaliers fans cause for concern heading into the 2018-19 season. Here’s why fans should be worried about the …

Basketball

Miami Heat add Anthony Carter as assistant on Erik Spoelstra's staff

The Miami Heat have promoted former Heat guard Anthony Carter to Erik Spoelstra's coaching staff.<p>Carter, who had been an assistant coach with the …

Miami Heat

Memphis Grizzlies announce updated basketball operations structure and additions

The Memphis Grizzlies today announced the updated structure and new additions within its basketball operations department.<p>Working under Grizzlies …

NBA

David Fizdale says front office committed to ‘never tank’ a season

New York Knicks head coach David Fizdale sat down with a few of his front office mates on Thursday to discuss the team’s plans for the coming season. …

NBA

Barkley: 'Curry will kill [Dellavedova] in the overall scheme of things'

TNT analyst Charles Barkley said that people are giving Matthew Dellavedova too much credit for guarding Stephen Curry in Game 2.<p>Golden State …

Charles Barkley

Ranking the NBA Rookie of the Year Candidates - Stadium

The NBA Rookie of the Year race won’t be a repeat of last year when it was a brutal call between the trio of Ben Simmons, Donovan Mitchell and Jayson …

College Sports

David Fizdale, Knicks Brass Welcome 2018-19 Season

With a new season just around the corner, the Knicks trotted out their three-headed leadership crew for a Thursday morning press conference prior to …

New York Knicks

Trading for Jimmy Butler may not be the right move for the LA Clippers

Los Angeles Clippers fans may be eager for a Jimmy Butler trade to go down, but it may be in the team’s best interest to not make any move for the …

Los Angeles Clippers

TLM Podcast: Debating NBA Over/Unders

This episode was recorded during the dog days of late August, prior to several big news stories (Lee Jenkins-to-L.A., Jimmy Butler-on-the-move?), but …

Los Angeles

Mark Cuban will make $10M donation after Mavericks investigation reveals 'disturbing, heartbreaking' findings

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban agreed to donate $10 million to organizations that help those affected by domestic violence and encourage the hiring of women in leadership roles after an independent investigation found current and former Mavericks employees committed "serious workplace …

Sports

Jemele Hill will narrate the LeBron James Showtime documentary 'Shut Up and Dribble'

Jemele Hill’s time out of the sports world lasted…well, a few days. On Wednesday, The Hollywood Reporter revealed that Hill would be the narrator for …

Lebron James

Report: Disgruntled Jimmy Butler requests trade from Timberwolves

All-Star guard Jimmy Butler wants out of Minnesota.<p>The Timberwolves see him as an important part of their push for the playoffs.<p>Whether it's due to friction with teammate Karl-Anthony Towns or a desire to move to a bigger market where he can receive a max contract, Butler is reportedly seeking a …

Los Angeles Clippers

Knicks rumors: Courtney Lee wants to be traded to a contender

Veteran shooting guard Courtney Lee wants the New York Knicks to trade him to a playoff team or a contender, according to a report from Marc Berman …

Boston Celtics

Grizzlies news: Mike Conley 100% healthy, ready to go for training camp

Memphis Grizzlies starting point guard Mike Conley underwent surgery to smooth a small bone protrusion in his left heel in January and missed the …

Mike Conley

2018/19 NBA Season Preview: What to expect from the Houston Rockets

<i>With the 2018-19 NBA season quickly approaching, we're rolling out 30 Teams in 30 Days. Between now and opening night, we're dedicating one day to</i> …

Houston Rockets

Knicks reportedly shopping Courtney Lee, who says he wants to stay

Amid reports indicating that <b>Courtney Lee</b> is seeking to be traded to a contender, the 32-year-old told ESPN that he does not want to be traded and is …

NBA

Detroit Pistons' Reggie Jackson still looking to test right ankle

The Pistons start training camp Tuesday in Ann Arbor on the Michigan campus.<p>But with only five days until the franchise starts preparations for the …

Physiotherapy

Good time to be basketball fan: Grunwald to take that message to corporate Canada

Canada’s women’s basketball team is a legitimate medal contender at the World Cup that tips off on Saturday. Canada’s men’s team is in the thick of its own World Cup qualifying, and could field a squad next fall in China stacked full of NBA players.<p>And the country’s U19 men’s team won a historic …

USA Basketball

Glen Grunwald clear on Canada Basketball ambitions: Medals

Glen Grunwald will be on a plane on his first day at his new job, flying to Tenerife, Spain, to watch the Canadian senior women’s team play in the …

Bryan Colangelo

MikeCheck: Memories of record-setting receiver and Hall of Famer resurface as FAMU honors past football champs

<b>TALLAHASSEE, Fla.</b> – <b>Jacquay Nunnally</b> had just broken <b>Jerry Rice</b>’s NCAA Division I career receptions record a few hours earlier, but by this point, he …

HBCUs

Mike Conley is frustrated in Memphis; they should consider this trade

Nearly coming into the new season, despite the injuries, Memphis Grizzlies veteran Mike Conley might still be a commodity in this point guard driven …

Blake Griffin

Consumer’s Guide to the 2018-2019 Grizzlies Home Schedule

From a competitive standpoint, the Memphis Grizzlies’ 2018-2019 schedule is the kind of unremarkable to which NBA schedule-makers aspire.<p>The team …

San Antonio

The Clippers hired Lee Jenkins for what he did best at Sports Illustrated: Profile athletes

Two years ago Michael Lewis gave an interview to Business Insider in which he suggested that professional sports teams should revolutionize the role of scouts. The job of the modern scout, he said, was to do more than figure out how fast a pitcher throws or how high a linebacker jumps; their job …

Lebron James

23 Days of Toronto Raptors History: Kyle Lowry traded to Raptors

We continue our “23 days of Raptors history” with the Toronto Raptors 2012 acquisition of Kyle Lowry from the Houston Rockets.<p>On July 5, 2012, after …

Toronto Raptors

Cedi Osman, Ante Zizic excelled in World Cup Qualifiers on Monday

Ante Zizic (41) of Croatia in action is seen in Gdansk, Poland on 17 September 2018 Poland faces Croatia during the Basketball World Cup China 2019 …

Cedi Osman

Penny Hardaway's rebuild at Memphis may not take long

Neither Jalen Green nor R.J. Hampton expected to see the third member of their “Unicorn fam” waiting for them when they arrived Thursday to begin …

Penny Hardaway