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The NBA

News, history and features on the National Basketball Association - NBA news, teams, players, standings, CBA negotiations and more.
  1. NBA All-Star Game (33)
  2. NBA Coaches (13)
  3. NBA Development League (5)
  4. NBA Draft (74)
  5. NBA Lockout and CBA Negotiations (44)
  6. NBA Owners (6)
  7. NBA Players (86)
  8. NBA Playoffs (30)
  9. NBA Postseason Awards (12)
  10. NBA Teams (333)

NBA All-Time Leading Scorers
Kobe Bryant reached the 30,000 point plateau on December 5, 2012 - the youngest player in NBA history to do so. But he's got a long way to go before he catches the league's all-time leading scorer.

Doc Rivers

Boston Celtics
Previewing the Boston Celtics for the 2013-14 NBA season.

2012-13 NBA Previews
Can anyone prevent Miami from winning another title? Oklahoma City and the Lakers seem like the best bets...

Top-Selling NBA Jerseys
The top-selling jersey in the NBA belongs to one LeBron James. All is forgiven, I guess...

NBA Schedules and Results
2011-12 NBA schedules and results

NBA Institutes "No Flopping" Rule
The NBA has implemented a new system designed to eliminate flopping from the game. Will it work?

2012 NBA Draft
Projecting all 60 picks in the 2012 NBA Draft, starting with Kentucky's Anthony Davis

NBA Policy on Concussions
The NBA implemented a new policy for dealing with concussions for the 2011-12 season.

Advertisements on NBA Uniforms
The NBA will allow advertising patches on team uniforms starting in 2013, a move which could generate $100 million or more in yearly revenue for the league.

2011 NBA Draft
Projecting all 60 picks in the 2011 NBA Draft, from Baylor's Perry Jones to our own "Mr. Irrelevant," Michigan State's Durrell Summers.

NBA Injury Updates
Quick updates on the NBA's most notable injuries -- what's wrong, how it happened, and when we can expect these guys back on the hardwood.

NBA Lockout 101: the issues, the arguments, and the NBA's uncertain future
NBA Lockout: The NBA's CBA expires in July, and a lockout is considered a near-certainty. Here's a look at some of the issues on the table as the league and its players negotiate a new deal.

The NBA's Worst Uniforms
The Miami Heat recently rolled out new "all black" uniforms. And they're just awful. But how do they stack up against the worst NBA uniforms in recent memory? You be the judge.

NBA All-Time Leaders
The NBA's all-time career leaders in scoring, assists, rebounds, blocks, steals, three-pointers and turnovers.

NBA Police Blotter
Our basketball heroes occasionally make headlines for off-court exploits they'd rather forget. Here's a look at some of the NBA stars who fought the law...

NBA Basketball
A guide to the teams, players, owners, personalities and trends in NBA Basketball.

NBA/Adidas BIG COLOR Uniforms
The NBA and Adidas will celebrate Christmas with a new line of monochromatic uniforms, the "BIG COLOR" line.

2011 NBA Free Agents List
The free agent class won't get one-tenth the hype of last year's model, and don't expect anyone to hold a one-hour TV special announcing his decision. In fact, with the NBA's collective bargaining agreement set to expire, there's no telling when 2011 free agents will even have the opportunity to sign -- or what rules will govern their contracts....

Advertising on NBA Uniforms
Deputy commissioner Adam Silver has announced that the NBA will sell advertising on team uniforms, starting with the 2013-14 season.

About the NBA Lockout
At 12:01 AM on July 1, 2011, the NBA officially closed for business. Commissioner David Stern won't re-open the doors until the league and its players can reach a deal on a new collective bargaining agreement.

2011-12 NBA Eastern Conference Preview
The NBA is (finally) back in business. Guest writer Ben Chayon breaks down the Eastern Conference... and predicts LeBron will have to wait at least one more year before getting a ring.

2011-12 NBA Western Conference Preview
My predictions for the 2011-12 NBA Western Conference, in which young legs and tremendous talent propel Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Finals.

Chris Paul, David Stern and the Trade that Wasn't
The league has blocked the trade of Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Lakers. What really happened, and what does it all mean?

Christmas Day NBA Schedule
This year's Christmas Day slate of games will double as Opening Day of the 2011-12 season.

Why Father Time Is Irrelevant in San Antonio, but Undefeated Everywhere Else
Father Time may be undefeated, but the San Antonio Spurs know how to delay the inevitable longer than any other team in sports history.

LeBron James vs. Carmelo Anthony: Who’s a Better Fit for the Los Angeles Lakers?
Would LeBron James or Carmelo Anthony be a better fit for the Los Angeles Lakers?

Miami Heat
Previewing the Miami Heat for the 2013-14 NBA season.

Golden State Warriors

2013-14 NBA Previews: Denver Nuggets

2013-14 NBA Previews: Denver Nuggets

Washington Wizards

Milwaukee Bucks

Utah Jazz

Charlotte Bobcats

NBA Preseason Power Rankings for 2013-14

2013-14 NBA Regular Season Schedule
Key dates on the 2013-14 NBA regular season schedule.

Derrick Rose and the Bulls Must Stay Patient During Struggles

2014 NBA Free Agents: An Early Look At Some Big Names Potentially on the Market

Miami Heat Super Team Set to Cash Out
The Miami Heat Super Team with LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh are likely to break up at the end of the 2013-14 season.

Mike D'Antoni Must Learn How to Accept Blame
Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni must accept blame and be willing to adjust his system.

Mark Cuban Isn’t a Fan of Sleeves
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was very vocal about his thoughts on the NBA's short-sleeved Christmas Day jerseys.

LeBron James Chasing Higher Calling
LeBron James wants to be known for more than just a basketball player. The Miami Heat star is already thinking about life after his athletic career.

Charlotte Hornets Have a New Look
The Charlotte Bobcats are once again known as the Hornets. Check out their new look/logo.

Kobe Bryant Not a Fan of Today’s ‘Finesse’ NBA
Kobe Bryant doesn't like the way that basketball is played in today's NBA.

LeBron James vs. Kevin Durant: Who Should Be Jealous?
LeBron James is jealous of Kevin Durant, but shouldn't it be the other way around?

Russell Westbrook
An In-Depth Profile of Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook.

If Shawn Marion Ran the NBA, Things Would Be Very Different
Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion has some advice for NBA Commissioner Adam Silver.

Did Jason Collins End His Career When He Came Out As Gay?
Did Jason Collins ruin his professional basketball career in the NBA when he came out as gay?

Adam Silver Lays Out Potential NBA Changes
Commissioner Adam Silver lays out potential NBA changes.

LeBron James On NBA’s Mount Rushmore?
LeBron James believes he will finish his basketball career on the NBA Mount Rushmore.

Should NBA Penalize Players for Using Racial Slurs?
Should NBA Penalize Players for Using Racial Slurs? Chris Bosh chimes in.

NBA Flirts With Idea of 4-Point Shots and Larger Courts
NBA flirts with the idea of adding a four-point line and making their basketball court largers.

Spurs’ Gregg Popovich Sometimes Let’s His Players Coach Themselves
San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich sometimes let’s his players coach themselves.

Andrew Wiggins Is Ready for the NBA
Andrew Wiggins has finished his college career with the Kansas Jayhawks. He's now eying the NBA after just one season in college.

Doc Rivers Doesn’t Deal With Babies
It's nothing against Glen Davis, Doc Rivers just hates dealing with big babies in general.

Commissioner Adam Silver on Tanking: Who Is He Fooling?
Commissioner Adam Silver doesn't believe tanking is a problem in the NBA.

LeBron James Dreams of Being a Baseball Star
LeBron James expresses jealousy towards the amount of money that Major League Baseball players, like Miguel Cabrera, receive.

NBA Beginning To Look for Jersey Sponsors
The NBA is beginning to look for companies that want to buy advertisements on players' game day jerseys.

Kevin Durant Dubbed Most Difficult NBA Player to Defend
Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers called Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant the most difficult player to defend in the NBA.

Stephen Curry Defends Former Warriors Coach Mark Jackson
Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry isn't happy that the team fired head coach Mark Jackson.

Sacramento Kings Seek Your Help In NBA Draft
Sacramento Kings asking for help from the fans in the 2014 NBA draft.

HGH Use May Become Permitted in the NBA
Some NBA owners believe HGH (Human Growth Hormone) should be permitted for player use.

Luol Deng Deserves Superstar Recognition
Why Luol Deng is just as much of a superstar as Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant and LeBron James.

Is the NBA Boring Compared to College Basketball?
Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky claims he decided to keep playing college basketball because the NBA is boring.

Mike Brown: Bad Luck or Bad Coach?
Mike Brown has been fired several times as a head coach in the NBA. Does he have horrible luck, or is he just that bad of a coach?

2014 NBA Finals: Miami Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs Coverage
2014 NBA Finals breakdown with game by game results and analysis.The Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs have been here before.

2014 NBA Finals Results: Spurs Turn Up the Heat in Game 1
The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat in game 1 of the 2014 NBA Finals. However, their win didn't go without any controversy.

2014 NBA Finals Game 2 Results: LeBron James Rebounds from Game 1 Disappointment
Miami Heat and LeBron James Rebound from Game 1 Disappointment in game 2 of the 2014 NBA Finals to defeat the San Antonio Spurs.

NBA Finals 2014: Kawhi Leonard Helps Spurs Handle the Heat
Kawhi Leonard stepped up in a big way to help lead the San Antonio Spurs to a game three win over the Miami Heat in the 2014 NBA Finals.

NBA Finals 2014: Spurs Refuse to Follow Script in Game 4

NBA Finals 2014 Results: Spurs Dominate Game 5, Win Championship Over Heat
The San Antonio Spurs needed just five games to win the 2014 NBA Finals over LeBron James and the Miami Heat.

Stan Van Gundy
An in-depth profile of basketball coach Stan Van Gundy.

NBA Draft 2014 Results: Which Teams Had The Best Night?
Which teams are shining following the 2014 NBA Draft Results and which teams had a horrible night?

Everybody Loves Shane Battier
Shane Battier wins Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year award.

Advice for Kevin Durant
Kevin Durant still needs to improve as an NBA player. Here is some advice for him to analyze.

Nets Give Up on Jason Kidd, Deal Coach to Milwaukee Bucks
The Brooklyn Nets decided to ship coach Jason Kidd to the Milwaukee Bucks after just one season as head coach.

LeBron James Returns to Cleveland Cavaliers
LeBron James decides to leave the Miami Heat and return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Derek Fisher
An in-depth profile of former NBA player and current coach New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher.

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