LAURI MARKKANEN OUT 4-6 WEEKS WITH STRESS REACTION

The Chicago Bulls have announced that forward Lauri Markkanen will be sidelined for four-to-six weeks as he recovers from a stress...

BRADLEY BEAL: TRADE REQUEST ‘KIND OF THE EASY WAY OUT'

A trade demand would have been “kind of the easy way out,” according to Wizards guard Bradley Beal . Beal, 26, inked a two-year, $72...

 
 
 

LEBRON JAMES: LAKERS ‘HAVE ENOUGH RIGHT NOW'

LeBron James does not buy into the suggestion that the Lakers are “one piece away” from being a true NBA championship contender. “We...

THE UNDERDOG: Bobby Portis Talks Childhood, Growing up in Little Rock

THE UNDERDOG: BOBBY PORTIS TALKS CHILDHOOD, GROWING UP IN LITTLE ROCK

On the intersection of 10th and Barber Street in Little Rock, AR, a 10-year-old Bobby Portis was up late playing video games one night...

 
 
 

‘FAKE NEWS': PATRICK BEVERLEY DISMISSES REPORT OF CLIPS' CHEMISTRY ISSUES

The LA Clippers reportedly have chemistry issues that are bubbling to the surface, but according to guard Patrick Beverley , that's...

STEPHEN CURRY WANTED THE KNICKS TO DRAFT HIM

Stephen Curry wanted to be a Knick heading into the 2009 NBA Draft. “I wanted to go to New York,” recalled Curry during an interview...

 
 
 

POST UP: LEBRON, LAKERS WIN BATTLE WITH NETS IN BROOKLYN

Wizards 124 (15-29), Cavaliers 112 (12-33) Bradley Beal and Collin Sexton dueled in Cleveland, but the Wizards came out victorious....

2020 NBA TRADE DEADLINE PRIMER: MILWAUKEE BUCKS

With the new year now finally upon us, speculation ahead of the 2020 NBA Trade Deadline is in full swing. Whether Milwaukee Bucks fans...

 
 
 

TIMBERWOLVES: ‘KARL-ANTHONY TOWNS IS AS UNTOUCHABLE AS THEY COME'

The Timberwolves' front-office considers Karl-Anthony Towns as an “untouchable” player, according to president of basketball ops Gersson...

2020 NBA ALL-STAR GAME STARTERS

The league has revealed the starters for the 2020 NBA All-Star Game and three of the game's starters will make their debut in the primetime...

 
 
 

JIMMY BUTLER: MIAMI HEAT THE ‘RIGHT TYPE OF CRAZY FOR ME'

Dwyane Wade believes Miami is the perfect fit for Jimmy Butler ‘s brand of “crazy.” Butler concurs with the Heat legend's assessment. Wade...

DAVID GRIFFIN UNAPOLOGETIC ABOUT MINUTE RESTRICTION

Front and center in the aftermath of Zion Williamson's memorable NBA debut is a conversation around minute restrictions. The rookie...

 
 
 

DWIGHT HOWARD: ‘I'M TRYING TO GET KOBE' FOR DUNK CONTEST

Their once-icy relationship having thawed, Dwight Howard is seeking Kobe Bryant ‘s support in the dunk contest during next month's...

SLAM X RTG FEATURES PRESENT ‘A KID FROM CONEY ISLAND' OFFICIAL TRAILER

SLAM x RTG features present “A Kid From Coney Island,” a documentary about the life of Stephon Marbury directed by Coodie and Chike....

 
 
 

ZION WILLIAMSON: ‘I DON'T WANT ANY RESTRICTIONS'

After a slow start , Zion Willamson exploded for 17 fourth quarter points in his NBA debut Wednesday night, and found it “very tough”...

POST UP: ZION WILLIAMSON TOOK OVER IN HIS NBA DEBUT

Spurs 121 (20-23), Pelicans 117 (17-28) Zion Williamson had the world buzzing as he scored 17 straight points in the fourth quarter,...

 
 
 

MASAI UJIRI: RAPTORS ‘GOING TO DIE TRYING' TO DEFEND TITLE

The Raptors will “die trying” to repeat as NBA champs, according to president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri . Ujiri is especially...

KOBE BRYANT: LEBRON JAMES PLAYING WITH A ‘CHIP ON HIS SHOULDER'

LeBron James is playing with a “chip on his shoulder” in this his 17th NBA season, says Kobe Bryant . The Black Mamba says King James...

 
 
 

2020 NBA TRADE DEADLINE PRIMER: UTAH JAZZ

With the new year now finally upon us, speculation ahead of the 2020 NBA Trade Deadline is in full swing. Whether Utah Jazz fans are...

SHORTHANDED MAVS HAVE CONTACTED JOAKIM NOAH

The Dallas Mavericks have a big hole to fill with Dwight Powell presumed out for the season and have already gotten to work looking...

 
 
 



Purdue Boilermakers vs. Wisconsin Badgers - 1/24/20 College Basketball Pick...

Purdue Boilermakers vs. Wisconsin Badgers - 1/24/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds & Prediction

Purdue Boilermakers vs. Wisconsin Badgers - 1/24/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds & Prediction Chris Smith Thu, 01/23/2020 - 22:00 The Wisconsin Badgers are on the road for a... Read more ...

Tom Brady's got jokes about Eli Manning's retirement

Tom Brady's got jokes about Eli Manning's retirement

Tom Brady had some fun with Eli Manning's retirement from the NFL. The Patriots great wished Manning the best minutes before Manning was set to go on stage for his retirement... Read more ...

Rolex 24 at Daytona 2020: TV schedule, channel, live stream info, qualifying...

Rolex 24 at Daytona 2020: TV schedule, channel, live stream info, qualifying results

The 2020 Rolex 24 at Daytona will move to various TV channels throughout its duration. Here is the full TV schedule for the race, including live stream info. Read more ...

9 NHL all-star game facts.in 90 seconds

9 NHL all-star game facts.in 90 seconds

Love it or hate it the all-star break is upon us, and Rob Pizzo looks at 9 facts that may surprise you. Read more ...

The Great One's All-Star Game memories

The Great One's All-Star Game memories

The Great One, Wayne Gretzky, on St. Louis, a great hockey town. And Mario Lemieux's talent. And how an NHL All-Star Game teammate saw the MVP award - and the car that went... Read more ...

NFL player Antonio Brown to appear before Florida judge

NFL player Antonio Brown to appear before Florida judge

NFL free agent Antonio Brown was granted bail on Friday after spending the night a Florida jail Read more ...

Roger Federer survives John Millman in Australian Open thriller

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Roger Federer barely survived the Australian Open madness. The six-time champ in Melbourne won in five sets over Australian veteran John Millman in a rollercoaster third-round... Read more ...

Browns' Kareem Hunt cited for speeding, marijuana in car

Browns' Kareem Hunt cited for speeding, marijuana in car

Cleveland Browns running back Kareem Hunt was cited for speeding this week and police say they found small amounts of marijuana in his car Read more ...

Eli Manning thinking about a new role with the Giants

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Eli Manning, Giants coach. Eli Manning, Giants executive. Eli Manning, Giants broadcaster. None sound just right in the immediate aftermath of Manning's retirement Friday, but... Read more ...

Man Utd can't use pitch as an excuse in FA Cup tie, says Tranmere boss

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Tranmere manager Micky Mellon has told struggling Manchester United they cannot use the poor pitch as an excuse if they come unstuck in their FA Cup fourth-round match at... Read more ...