D'Angelo Russell ‘Highly Unlikely' To Return If Nets Sign Kyrie Irving

D'ANGELO RUSSELL ‘HIGHLY UNLIKELY' TO RETURN IF NETS SIGN KYRIE IRVING

As speculation about Kyrie Irving signing with the Brooklyn Nets grows, there's one player that would be significantly affected. Ian...

Jimmy Butler To Decline 2019-20 Player Option

JIMMY BUTLER TO DECLINE 2019-20 PLAYER OPTION

Philadelphia 76ers guard Jimmy Butler will turn down his 2019-20 player option, Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports reports. As expected,...

 
 
 
Dubs Could Offer Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson Full Max Deals

DUBS COULD OFFER KEVIN DURANT, KLAY THOMPSON FULL MAX DEALS

Despite Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson both suffering substantial injuries over the course of the NBA Finals, Brian Windhorst of ESPN...

Raptors' Masai Ujiri Accused of Striking Bay Area Cop After Game 6

RAPTORS' MASAI UJIRI ACCUSED OF STRIKING BAY AREA COP AFTER GAME 6

Video of a physical altercation between Masai Ujiri , Raptors president of basketball ops, and an Oakland sheriff's deputy was captured...

 
 
 
Knicks Pick Up Team Option On Allonzo Trier

KNICKS PICK UP TEAM OPTION ON ALLONZO TRIER

The New York Knicks have exercised their 2019-20 team option on Allonzo Trier, Shams Charania of The Athletic writes. The undrafted...

Who's The Best Rising Freshman?! 🤔 Bronny James, Mikey Williams, Elijah Fisher & More!

WHO'S THE BEST RISING FRESHMAN?! 🤔 BRONNY JAMES, MIKEY WILLIAMS, ELIJAH FISHER & MORE!

Bronny James , Mikey Williams , Elijah Fisher , Gabe Cupps and several others make up an insanely loaded Class of 2023. Peep their...

 
 
 
Report: Kyrie Irving ‘Prepared' to Sign With Brooklyn Nets

REPORT: KYRIE IRVING ‘PREPARED' TO SIGN WITH BROOKLYN NETS

Kyrie Irving is reportedlly “prepared” to sign on the dotted line in Brooklyn as a free agent next month. Irving, 27, parted ways with...

Draymond Green: ‘We Went Out Like Oakland Would Want Us to Go Out'

DRAYMOND GREEN: ‘WE WENT OUT LIKE OAKLAND WOULD WANT US TO GO OUT'

Battered and bruised, the Warriors finally succumbed Thursday night, as the Toronto Raptors won Game 6 of the NBA Finals 114-110 to...

 
 
 
Kawhi Leonard: ‘A Lot of People Doubted Me'

KAWHI LEONARD: ‘A LOT OF PEOPLE DOUBTED ME'

Kawhi Leonard is an NBA champion again, and lamented that “people doubted” him and insinuated that he “faking the injury” that ultimately...

We Got NOW: The WNBA Has Reached a Tipping Point 📈

WE GOT NOW: THE WNBA HAS REACHED A TIPPING POINT 📈

It's no grand secret that NBA players have more stardom, greater salaries and better perks than their female counterparts. In recent...

 
 
 
One Green Room Invite Remains Ahead Of NBA Draft

ONE GREEN ROOM INVITE REMAINS AHEAD OF NBA DRAFT

The NBA continues to progress toward a list of 20 green room invites ahead of the 2019 NBA Draft. Most recently, Jonathan Givony of...

‘I'm a Champion': Kyle Lowry Silences His Critics

‘I'M A CHAMPION': KYLE LOWRY SILENCES HIS CRITICS

Kyle Lowry reached the pinnacle of his sport Thursday night in Oakland, helping lead the Raptors to their first NBA title in franchise...

 
 
 
2019 NBA Finals Kicks of the Night: Game 6

2019 NBA FINALS KICKS OF THE NIGHT: GAME 6

Oh Canada! The Toronto Raptors are the 2019 NBA Champions as they closed out the Golden State Warriors and Oracle Arena 114-110 in...

Wizards Prepare To Offer Masai Ujiri Potential Equity In Major Deal

WIZARDS PREPARE TO OFFER MASAI UJIRI POTENTIAL EQUITY IN MAJOR DEAL

Update 1, 2:20 am: Larry Tanenbaum, the owner of Maple Leaf Sport and Entertainment which owns the Raptors, has told Michael Grange...

 
 
 
Kawhi Leonard Named 2019 Finals MVP

KAWHI LEONARD NAMED 2019 FINALS MVP

For the second time in his nine-year career, Kawhi Leonard has been named Finals MVP. The forward was a nearly unanimous winner of...

Klay Thompson Out For Remainder Of Game 6

KLAY THOMPSON OUT FOR REMAINDER OF GAME 6

Warriors guard Klay Thompson will not return to Game 6 after injuring his knee, the team's public relations department has announced...

 
 
 
Klay Thompson: ‘I Expect Our Fans to Be the Loudest They Have Ever Been'

KLAY THOMPSON: ‘I EXPECT OUR FANS TO BE THE LOUDEST THEY HAVE EVER BEEN'

Oracle Arena is set to host Game 6 of the NBA Finals tonight, the very last game in the famed building, and Klay Thompson expects Warriors...

Goran Dragic Picks Up Player Option For 2019-20

GORAN DRAGIC PICKS UP PLAYER OPTION FOR 2019-20

Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic has elected to pick up his player option for 2019-20, Shams Charania of The Athletic writes. The 33-year-old...

 
 
 
Kings To Hire Igor Kokoskov As Assistant Coach

KINGS TO HIRE IGOR KOKOSKOV AS ASSISTANT COACH

The Sacramento Kings are bringing former Suns head coach Igor Kokoskov aboard to serve as an assistant coach under Luke Walton, ESPN's...

Jonas Valanciunas To Decline 2019-20 Player Option

JONAS VALANCIUNAS TO DECLINE 2019-20 PLAYER OPTION

Memphis Grizzlies center Jonas Valanciunas intends to turn down his 2019-20 player option, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports. The...

 
 
 



Women's World Cup 2019: USA's Carli Lloyd: 'It's great when there's a target...

Women's World Cup 2019: USA's Carli Lloyd: 'It's great when there's a target on your back'

The Americans have been ranked No. 1 in the world since winning the 2015 Women's World Cup. Read more ...

Michael Thorbjornsen made the cut at the U.S. Open. He's just 17

Michael Thorbjornsen made the cut at the U.S. Open. He's just 17

Michael Thorbjornsen, just 17, has made the cut at the US Open. Read more ...

Cameroon's Gabrielle Onguene beats the keeper with a nifty finish

Cameroon's Gabrielle Onguene beats the keeper with a nifty finish

Just two minutes after the Netherlands took the lead, Gabrielle Onguene beats the goalkeeper to the ball and levels the score for Cameroon in the first half at the 2019 FIFA... Read more ...

The Latest: Woods opens third round with bogey

The Latest: Woods opens third round with bogey

The Latest on the US Open: Tiger Woods opens third round with bogey Read more ...

Taylor shoots England into Women's World Cup last 16

Taylor shoots England into Women's World Cup last 16

Jodie Taylor booked England's place in the last 16 of the Women's World Cup on Friday after bagging the winner in a tight 1-0 win over dogged Argentina. Taylor tapped home Beth... Read more ...

Six Key Stories: 6/8/19 - 6/15/19

Six Key Stories: 6/8/19 - 6/15/19

If you missed any of this past week's biggest headlines from around the NBA, we've got you covered with our Week in Review. Here are some of the most noteworthy stories from... Read more ...

Neville's compassion for players shows new England culture

Neville's compassion for players shows new England culture

England coach Phil Neville's compassion for two players who were grieving their mothers is an illustration of the close bonds he has forged with his team Read more ...

Girelli-inspired Italy into World Cup knockouts after thumping Jamaica

Girelli-inspired Italy into World Cup knockouts after thumping Jamaica

Cristiana Girelli fired Italy into the last 16 of the Women's World Cup on Friday with a controversial VAR-assisted hat-trick that helped see off hapless Jamaica 5-0 and put... Read more ...

Mets vs. Cardinals: Skid won't end vs. St. Louis' Michael Wacha

Mets vs. Cardinals: Skid won't end vs. St. Louis' Michael Wacha

You read it here first. The Blues won the Stanley Cup in seven games over the Bruins. Warriors in six, however, proved to be our Achilles' heel. The Raptors (1995) and Blues... Read more ...

Kenley Jansen uses intentional balk to ensure Dodgers' win

Kenley Jansen uses intentional balk to ensure Dodgers' win

Kenley Jansen went to extreme measures to get Jason Heyward out of his hair. With Heyward on second - potentially reading the catcher's signs - and two outs in the ninth inning... Read more ...