Report: Cavs' J.R. Smith Hasn't Contacted NBA…

Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith has yet to have any dialogue with the NBA regarding the "Supreme" tattoo on his right leg, he told Cleveland.com on Tuesday.

Can anyone beat the Warriors in the Western…

The Golden State Warriors are again the favorite to win the Western Conference, but which teams have the best chance to dethrone them?

Curry, Durant lead Warriors past Thunder in…

Stephen Curry had 32 points, nine assists and eight rebounds, Kevin Durant added 27 points, eight rebounds and six assists, and the Golden State Warriors opened their quest for a three-peat by holding off the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-100

Case For/Case Against: LeBron To Win MVP

With the NBA season right around the corner and LeBron James in a new jersey, The Line's Ben Teitelbaum weighs the case for and the case against LeBron winning MVP in his new city.

Who will win NBA Rookie of the Year?

Who will win NBA Rookie of the Year? NBA writer Jordan Greer breaks down the top candidates.

Celtics beat 76ers 105-87 as Hayward, Irving make…

Jayson Tatum had 23 points, Boston Celtics outlast the Philadelphia 76ers 105-87

Puma Inks DeMarcus Cousins to Multi-Year Deal

After already agreeing to deals with rookies Deandre Ayton, Marvin Bagley III, Michael Porter Jr. and Zhaire Smith and Celtics guard Terry Rozier, Puma has agreed to a multi-year deal with four-time All-Star DeMarcus Cousins, ESPN.com reports.

Who will win the Eastern Conference?

With Lebron James out of Cleveland, the East is up for grabs. Who will take it?

Butler to join Wolves in opener at Spurs, despite…

Butler to play with Timberwolves in opener at Spurs despite desire to be elsewhere

Kyrie Irving to Celtics Fans: 'I Plan on…

At the Celtics' Fan Fest event Thursday night, Kyrie Irving assured the crowd that he plans on re-signing this offseason when he can becomes a free agent.

How will the Timberwolves fare with or without…

Will Jimmy Butler stay or will he go? Here's how the Timberwolves would fare in each scenario.

Bulls announce deal with Zenni, will wear sponsorship patch

Chicago Bulls, Zenni Optical announce 5-year deal that makes online eyewear retailer the 1st company to place sponsorship patch on franchise's jersey

Report: Timberwolves, Clippers Discussing Deal…

The Los Angeles Clippers are reportedly engaged in ongoing discussions with the Minnesota Timberwolves concerning a trade for forward Jimmy Butler, according to Yahoo Sports.

Who will be the biggest surprises and flops this…

Which teams will surprise the league and which teams will flop this NBA season? NBA writer Jordan Greer breaks down his predictions.

Warriors prepare for bittersweet arena move across the bay

Warriors prepare for bittersweet arena move across the bay amid a recent spate of upgrades for NBA franchises

Suns Fire General Manager Ryan McDonough

The Suns have fired general manager Ryan McDonough, the team announced Monday.

BASKETBALL: NBA: Celtics can cause Warriors…

NBA great Steve Nash tipped Boston Celtics as the strongest challengers to the Warriors' bid to win a third straight title.

As NBA season opens, is it Warriors-Celtics when…

Opening night last year delivered a good forecast of how the NBA season would turn out

Spurs' Dejounte Murray Out With ACL Tear

Spurs starting point guard Dejounte Murray suffered a torn ACL in Sunday's preseason loss to the Rockets, the team announced Monday.

Knicks waive Joakim Noah after just 2 seasons

New York Knicks waive Joakim Noah, ending his disappointing stint after just 2 seasons

Will Kevin Durant Rumors Affect Warriors…

Rumors continue to swirl about Kevin Durant's plans for 2019-20, and they won't stop until the end of this season. But don't expect the constant gossip to affect the Golden State Warriors' quest for another NBA title.

Looking for an edge: Teams trying to turn data into wins

Information seekers: NBA teams trying to turn wearable technology into data for wins

Jimmy Butler Practices With Timberwolves, Has…

Timberwolves All-Star Jimmy Butler reportedly "verbally challenged teammates, coaches" and the Minnesota front office in his return to the practice court on Wednesday, according to ESPN.

Butler misses T-Wolves shootaround amid…

Jimmy Butler not with Timberwolves ahead of the preseason finale at Milwaukee

Chris Webber Explains How NBA Cultivates Activism…

Former NBA star Chris Webber says the cultural connection between NBA players and the communities they come from empowers activism in the league.

Luka Doncic gives Mavs hope of transition to next Euro star

Luka Doncic makes teenage transition from European basketball to NBA, gives Mavericks hope of next Euro star after two decades with Dirk Nowitzki

NBA Over/Under Win Total Picks For The Upcoming…

The Line gives their picks for which NBA team win totals to bet on this upcoming season including Lebron James and the new look Lakers. For more of "The Line" subscribe to SI TV.