Seldom has the balance of power between the NBA’s Eastern and Western Conferences been more pronounced—in top-to-bottom talent, team strength or next-generation upside—than it is now. Unless you've been living under a rock, you know which holds the hemispheric hegemony. So how long will it take, exactly, before the pendulum swings the other way? Not as […]
Another wrinkle has been added to the ongoing Donald Sterling saga, with the Los Angeles Clippers owner filing a lawsuit against his wife, Shelly, and the NBA, alleging the two of committing corporate fraud, per ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne: Maxwell Blecher believes that any sort of ruling on this most recent suit might not come for years, via ESPN.com […]
The Chicago Bulls’ 2014-15 season relies on one factor above all: the health of Derrick Rose. He’s played just 10 games over the past two years, and no one truly knows if he can put in significant time on mended knees going forward. But provided that Rose can last a full season at a level nearing his 2010-11 MVP swagger, this Bulls squad looks to be the most […]
It took a while for the NBA's highly anticipated free-agency period to kick into high gear, but once it did, pens were put to paper at a rapid pace. Now, with the majority of the league's most noteworthy free agents off the market, it's time to evaluate how all 30 franchises fared in their quest to add new talent. In the following slideshow, […]
The interim CEO of the Clippers testified in state court Tuesday that coach and team president Doc Rivers has told him on multiple occasions that he doesn't think he wants to continue as coach if Donald Sterling remains owner of the team.
PHOENIX (AP) Shoni Schimmel scored an All-Star game record 29 points and had eight assists as the East pulled out a 125-124 victory Saturday over the West in the first WNBA All-Star Game to go into overtime.Tamika Catchings, an All-Star for a record-tying ninth time, made a layup with six seconds to go to give the East the lead and then knocked the ball away […]
TAMIKA CATCHINGS - Indiana Fever - Frontcourt: Catchings hit a game-winning shot against Tulsa in just her second game back this season after missing the first 14 games of the year with a sore back. ELENA DELLE DONNE - Chicago Sky - Frontcourt: Delle Donne set her career high in points (33) and rebounds (14) on June 6th against Los Angeles. CAPPIE PONDEXTER: […]
SKYLAR DIGGINS - Tulsa Shock - Backcourt: Diggins has more than doubled her scoring average from last year. BRITTNEY GRINER - Phoenix Mercury - Frontcourt: Griner is leading the league in blocks with 77 total. She has more individual blocks this season than the Lynx, Stars, Storm, Shock, Liberty, and Mystics have team blocks. MAYA MOORE - Minnesota Lynx - Fr […]