at Pepsi Center on November 21, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Nuggets defeated the Pelicans 117-97. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

Five Teams That Should Consider Signing JaVale McGee

The Philadelphia 76ers have released their recently acquired center, JaVale McGee, in a player-friendly move that will include McGee getting all of the money owed to him this season, but next as season as well. Now that McGee is officially on the free-agent market – along with being eligible for the 2015 NBA Playoffs because he […]

SAN ANTONIO, TX - JUNE 15:  Chris Bosh #1 and Ray Allen #34 of the Miami Heat look on from the bench in the closing minutes against the San Antonio Spurs during Game Five of the 2014 NBA Finals at the AT&T Center on June 15, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Report: Ray Allen to Sit Out the 2014-15 NBA Season

After months of speculation, the ambiguity surrounding Ray Allen’s playing career, at least for the 2014-15 NBA season, is over with Allen announcing today that he’ll not be playing for any NBA team this season. Here’s the statement released by Allen in ESPN NBA writer Brian Windhorst’s piece: “Over the past several months, I have […]

LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 01: Injured player Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder talks with D.J. Augustin #14 during the game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on March 1, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  The Thunder won 108-101.   NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Kevin Durant Plans to Return before Season’s End

Oklahoma City Thunder All-Star forward Kevin Durant hasn’t appeared in a NBA game since Feb. 19 after undergoing another procedure on his right foot on Feb. 22. It’s been a rough season, to say the least, for Durant and the Thunder, too, but KD has no plans to shut it down the rest of this season […]

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Nuggets fire Brian Shaw

Head coach of the Nuggets Brian Shaw is being fired before the season is even finished with his team sitting at 20-39 and 56-85 over his two seasons with the team. Grantland’s Zach Lowe gives us some insight as to why the Nuggets have parted ways with the former Los Angeles Laker player. Shaw and […]

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Philadelphia Waives JaVale McGee

According to ESPN.com and NBA.com, the Phiadelphia 76ers have waived recently acquired center JaVale McGee. Man, who saw that coming? McGee was let go from the 76ers before midnight March 1st, and once he clears waivers this week he will become a free agent. Since he was waived before March 2nd, McGee can appear in […]

PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 30:  Jimmy Butler #21 of the Chicago Bulls handles the ball during the NBA game against the Phoenix Suns at US Airways Center on January 30, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Suns defeated the Bulls 99-93.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Jimmy Butler Out

According to NBA.com and the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Bulls’ All-Star, Jimmy Butler, will be sidelined 3-6 weeks after an MRI earlier today confirmed “a grade 2/3 ulnar ligament sprain and small bone impaction injury to the left elbow.” Butler suffered the injury after running into a DeAndre Jordan screen during Sunday’s game against the Clippers. […]

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 10:  Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder reacts after a basket against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on December 10, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.   NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

OKC to debut new alternative uniforms vs. Toronto

The OKC Thunder will be debuting a new alternate uniform when they play the Raptors next Sunday. It is primarily all white, short sleeved, with the players’ last names on the back, but below the player’s number. It also has a blue trim around the neck. A photo posted by Oklahoma City Thunder (@okcthunder) on […]

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Former Knick Anthony Mason passes away

Former Knick great Anthony Mason has passed away at age 48. Mason had undergone multiple heart surgeries for congestive heart failure earlier in February and that is what ultimately took his life. He was a big reason the Knicks were able to get to the NBA Finals in 1994 due to his intimidating presence and willingness […]

Raptors tickets continue to be a bargain

A year ago the Toronto Raptors traded Rudy Gay away and were contemplating blowing their roster up. The Raptors came together and made a solid playoff run, though, which convinced management to retain star point guard Kyle Lowry and make another run with the team as it is presently constructed. Now Toronto is atop the […]

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 18:  Phil Jackson stands for photos during his introductory press conference as President of the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on March 18, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Phil Jackson likely to get fined for comments on college player

New York Knicks president Phil Jackson was at the Ohio State-Nebraska game scouting Ohio State’s D’Angelo Russell. However, Jackson made some comments on him that were inappropriate by the NBA’s standards and according to Yahoo! Sports, he is likley get a fine for it. Sources: Knicks president Phil Jackson will likely face a league fine […]

PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 30:  Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls on the bench before the NBA game against the Phoenix Suns at US Airways Center on January 30, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Suns defeated the Bulls 99-93.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Has Part of Torn Mensicus Removed, Expected Back in 4-6 Weeks

The roller coaster season for the 2014-15 Chicago Bulls continues as point guard Derrick Rose underwent successful knee surgery Friday morning to remove part of the meniscus in his right knee. What looked like another season-ending injury a few days ago, the circumstances surrounding Rose’s injury have changed once again with the Bulls now expecting […]

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Not to get defensive: What are we missing with Thomas Robinson?

Thomas Robinson, somehow, played 102 games for the Portland Trail Blazers. He started four games in Portland despite numerous stints on the disabled list for Robin Lopez and LaMarcus Aldridge over that stretch. Robinson received just 12.4 minutes a night; he managed twice as many turnovers as assists. Portland dealt Robinson, along with Will Barton, […]

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 13:  Richard Hamilton #32 of the Detroit Pistons wathces on during their game against the Charlotte Bobcats at Time Warner Cable Arena on December 13, 2008 in Charlotte, North Carolina. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.   (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Richard Hamilton formally announces retirement

Richard Hamilton, or as you might know him, Rip Hamilton has formally announced his retirement from the NBA after 14 seasons of playing for the Detroit Pistons, Chicago Bulls, and Washington Wizards. He was taken seventh overall in 1999 by the Wizards, but only lasted two seasons with them before his long stint with the […]

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