While some kids have a need for speed, others crave big air — the kind you can only get soaring with your arm outstretched towards…Read More The Best Toy Basketball Hoops for Your Little MVP
Argentina, looking to win its first FIBA World Cup since the inaugural edition in 1950, and Spain, led by Marc Gasol, who’s hoping to add World…Read More FIBA World Cup 2019: Spain, Argentina set to play for gold medal
The modern reality of amateur basketball — which both the NCAA and federal prosecutors have attempted to “clean up” — is clear in a couple…Read More Texts show Nike eager to pursue middle school hoops prodigy
Val Kilmer makes rare public appearance at Monster Energy $50K Charity Challenge Basketball Game Val Kilmer showed his support for the Monster Energy $50K Charity…Read More Val Kilmer makes rare public appearance at charity Basketball Game
Kobe Bryant and his wife Vanessa have welcomed a baby girl! The couple’s new addition, whom they named Capri Kobe Bryant, arrived on Thursday, June…Read More Kobe Bryant and Wife Vanessa Welcome Daughter Capri Kobe: 'Beyond Excited'
Some of the top prospects in this week’s NBA draft showed up on “The Tonight Show” Tuesday to shoot random objects into the basket with…Read More NBA Draft Prospects Shoot Ice Cream Cake And Nachos On ‘Tonight Show’
Golden State Warriors’ Andre Iguodala has heaped praise on the Toronto Raptors’ Kawhi Leonard as the NBA Finals finale nears. The Raptors, led by the…Read More Kawhi Leonard ‘a winner’ to be respected like LeBron James, says Andre Iguodala
There is perhaps no bigger basketball stan than Drake, the official ambassador for his hometown NBA team, the Toronto Raptors. At this point, the team…Read More The NBA Told Drake to Turn His Stan Mode Down a Few Notches
Mark Wahlberg‘s son is a basketball star! In an Instagram post on Thursday, the actor shared his pride as his son Brendan Joseph, 10, made…Read More Mark Wahlberg's Son, 10, Shocks Himself After He Attempts Half-Court Shot – and Makes It!
The NCAA men’s basketball champs won’t be celebrating their win at the White House. The University of Virginia team turned down an invite to visit…Read More NCAA men’s basketball champs will skip White House visit
Kobe Bryant‘s wife Vanessa is currently expecting the couple’s fourth child — but that’s not enough for the basketball star! Bryant, 40, stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres…Read More Kobe Bryant Jokes He Wants His Own 'Starting' Lineup of Kids: My 'Own Internal Basketball Team'
Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson kept their distance. As we reported, over the weekend, the Kardashian-Jenner family celebrated True Thompson‘s first birthday with a lavish…Read More Khloé Kardashian & Tristan Thompson Had ‘Very Little Interaction’ At True’s 1st Birthd
While stepping away from the NBA after 16 years has Dwyane Wade feeling some mixed emotions, he couldn’t be more thankful for the support from…Read More Dwyane Wade Fawns Over Daughter Kaavia Being at His Last Home Game: 'We Dressed Alike'
Dirk Nowitzki is finally retiring after two decades with the Dallas Mavericks, and is secure in his legacy as the greatest-ever player from outside the…Read More Dirk Nowitzki's Championship Stands Alone
Brian Windhorst’s new book, LeBron, Inc.: The Making of a Billion-Dollar Athlete, is out Tuesday A new book is exploring the aftermath of the controversy…Read More LeBron James Has 'Carried the Scar' of Controversial 2010 'Decision' to Leave Cleveland: New Book
Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball isn't done making changes to his professional life. According to Ramona Shelburne of ESPN, Ball and his agent Harrison…Read More Lonzo Ball, agent Harrison Gaines agree to part ways
It has been just over two weeks since the shoe explosion heard around the world occurred and added another intriguing facet to the long, storied…Read More Duke vs. UNC: Tipoff time, TV channel, live stream for 2019 rivalry game
LOS ANGELES — LeBron James overtook Michael Jordan on Wednesday night on the NBA’s all-time scoring list. But LeBron will never truly overtake Jordan. Ever. LeBron…Read More Opinion: Why Michael Jordan always will be the GOAT
The Celtics are so divided, they can’t even agree whether they are divided. “We have to be a lot more connected as a team,” coach…Read More Kyrie Irving is the only silent one as Celtics are embarrassment
Oh Henry! In this Knicks season of tanking and auditions, Henry Ellenson, a 2016 Pistons first-round draft bust, entered the mix Tuesday at the Garden…Read More Former draft bust becomes unlikely hero for Knicks
KeShawn Smith was captain of the Bethany Christian (Goshen, Indiana) basketball team, a 6-3 standout who also played soccer. He loved peanut butter and jelly…Read More Indiana high school basketball standout KeShawn Smith dies in crash on way to recruiting visit
The Houston Rockets think veteran referee Scott Foster is being mean to them, which is not new. Lots of teams have thought that about Foster…Read More NBA Officiating Sucks, But Not For The Reason Chris Paul Thinks It Does
One theory is Kevin Durant needs another star companion such as Kyrie Irving to make the leap to New York — which is why Knicks…Read More The Kevin Durant pal who could be a factor in any Knicks deal
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — After two weeks of Anthony Davis’s trade request dominating conversation around the N.B.A., Commissioner Adam Silver on Saturday sounded sanguine about any…Read More Adam Silver Calls the N.B.A. ‘a 52-Week-a-Year Sport’
Marc Stein, an N.B.A. reporter for more than 30 years who now covers the league for The New York Times, and Ralph Lawler, longtime broadcaster…Read More Marc Stein and Ralph Lawler to Receive Award From Basketball Hall of Fame
CHARLOTTE — Kevin Knox wishes his shooting percentage was higher — as well as the Knicks’ victory total. But as Knox heads to All-Star weekend…Read More Knicks trying everything to unleash Kevin Knox’s potential
A principal in Wisconsin is apologizing after dozens of high school students taunted a standout opposing basketball player with signs that made it appear as…Read More High school uses ‘hateful’ blackface poster to taunt basketball star
The British Basketball All-Stars Championship returns on Sunday, October 13 at London’s Copper Box Arena. Featuring multiple 12-minute games, an All-Star five-point line and the…Read More British Basketball All-Stars Championship returns to London’s Copper Box
Pascal Siakam had 44 points and OG Anunoby added 22, both career highs, as the Toronto Raptors rallied to down the Washington Wizards 129-120 on…Read More Siakam, Anunoby lead Raptors past Wizards with Leonard watching from bench
New Knicks starting center DeAndre Jordan has mastered the art of rebounding, blocking shots and deadpan. “I hate Kevin Durant,” Jordan said late Saturday night.…Read More DeAndre Jordan is a Knicks teacher and Kevin Durant bait