Kyrie Irving wasn't around for the Nets' home opener, but his supporters sure were.
Posted: October 24, 2021, 10:01 pm
Vanessa Bryant said she was reassured by LA County sheriff Alex Villanueva that the crash site would be secured from any photos — something that didn't happen.
Posted: October 23, 2021, 11:40 pm
NBPA executive director Michele Roberts reminds everyone that professional athletes are human beings first.
Posted: October 23, 2021, 3:38 pm
“We had a disagreement about something that was on the floor. We’re both very passionate about winning. We didn’t want to lose this game,” Howard said.
Posted: October 23, 2021, 6:31 am
Rajon Rondo was seen pointing a finger gun in the fan's face multiple times before the fan slapped it away — which led to his ejection on Friday night.
Posted: October 23, 2021, 4:41 am
Chris Paul is currently fourth on the NBA's all-time assists list, and 49th on the all-time scoring list.
Posted: October 23, 2021, 3:46 am
Joel Embiid expressed support for Ben Simmons after he met with the team Friday morning.
Posted: October 23, 2021, 12:22 am
Let's look ahead to Week 2 with some fantasy basketball adds to make.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 6:45 pm
The Ben Simmons saga took the next step on a path leading who knows where on Friday morning, as the All-Star and All-Defensive point guard informed the Philadelphia 76ers he's still not "mentally ready to play."
Posted: October 22, 2021, 3:14 pm
Morey’s statements and the 76ers’ actions will be monitored by the NBPA, sources told Yahoo Sports, because the 76ers are clearly trying not to pay Simmons.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 3:06 pm
This week marked the contract extension deadline for the NBA's 2018 first-round draft class and veterans with two years remaining on their deals.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 2:47 pm
It’s one game of 82. But it was enough to fuel both the Hawks’ growing confidence and spur the Mavericks’ concerns.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 4:19 am
Based on The Bill Russell Scale, Dwight Howard should have made the NBA's 75th Anniversary Team list.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 3:07 am
"How do you differentiate? Seems like there are 50-60 guys who are automatic, then you’re just — pick one."
Posted: October 22, 2021, 1:46 am
The story behind Enes Kanter's decision to speak out against China.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 1:15 am
Julius Randle nearly dropped a triple-double in their double overtime win against the Celtics on Wednesday.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 12:05 am
The NBA announced the 75th Anniversary Team as part of its celebrations for its diamond season.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 11:12 pm
The Chicago Sky's title run was viewed by more fans this season than any other WNBA postseason in the past seven years.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 10:35 pm
The 76ers cleared Ben Simmons to work out after he received treatment on his back.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 7:32 pm
Kelce says Simmons' main issue is a lack of accountability.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 5:35 pm
L.A. County's bullying tactics of Vanessa Bryant and other still grieving families who lost loved ones on January 26, 2020, is pathetic.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 4:30 pm
The NBA is recommitting to HBCUs with a new HBCU Classic game and fellowship for graduate and undergraduate students.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 3:43 pm
Ex-Mavericks exec Haralabos Voulgaris opens up on team dysfunction, says franchise gossips 'like a sewing circle'
The former Mavericks director of research was a controversial figure in his three years and spoke for the first time after parting ways with the team.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 3:13 pm
Enes Kanter spoke in support of Tibetan independence. The reaction in China was swift, and a repeat of the Daryl Morey controversy could be brewing.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 1:55 pm
The Knicks started their season at MSG with a bang.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 2:58 am
Ball looked ready for his All-Star turn in Wednesday's season opener.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 1:34 am
The one person who might might be able to expedite Ben Simmons' exit from the Philadelphia 76ers is his erstwhile partner in The Process, Joel Embiid, because everyone else seems fully prepared to let it all burn.
Posted: October 20, 2021, 7:40 pm
How Mikey Williams' huge social media following and meteoric rise to fame will set blueprint in NIL era
Williams has been treated like a professional athlete since he was 14. Now, with huge NIL deals possible and various pro and college basketball options, he's setting the course for those who follow.
Posted: October 20, 2021, 7:23 pm
Trying to recreate the "Dune" movie poster was a bad choice for the Knicks.
Posted: October 20, 2021, 6:59 pm
Get ready for some new tea heading into 2022 after the events of the past few days.
Posted: October 20, 2021, 5:24 pm
Delonte West went to rehab in 2020 with the help of Mavericks owner Mark Cuban.
Posted: October 20, 2021, 3:30 pm
Charles Barkley on Kyrie Irving: 'You don’t get the vaccine for yourself. You get it for other people'
"I think everybody should get vaccinated," Barkley said.
Posted: October 20, 2021, 2:31 pm
Russell Westbrook: Eight points on 4-of-13 shooting.
Posted: October 20, 2021, 5:17 am
Fresh off his first NBA championship ring ceremony on opening night, Milwaukee Bucks star and reigning Finals MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo picked up where he left the league last season, dominating the sport.
Posted: October 20, 2021, 1:58 am
Because a championship ring can never be just a ring now.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 11:42 pm
Marvin Bagley's agent blasts Kings 'mismanagement,' says former No. 2 pick isn't in opening night rotation
Bagley's agent is making a hard sell to get him out of Sacramento.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 11:24 pm
As the 2021-22 NBA season begins, here are my predictions for what will inevitably be another wild season around the league.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 11:05 pm
The public relations battle over failed Ayton negotiations is underway.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 9:33 pm
Sources: Lakers to start Russell Westbrook, Kent Bazemore, DeAndre Jordan in season opener vs. Warriors
LeBron James and Anthony Davis are the lone stalwarts from last season.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 9:08 pm
Russell Westbrook is debuting with his third team in as many years. Will it be another slow start for the former MVP?
Posted: October 19, 2021, 7:37 pm
Mercury players left Sunday's decisive Game 4 loss without speaking with media.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 7:11 pm
The "firsts" always receive the most recognition, but Wade's rise to a title is no less worthy. His reflections on what it means to be visible as a Black coach who has worked hard to be seen will be one of the lasting moments of the 2021 WNBA Finals.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 5:48 pm
Peruse the Yahoo Sports NBA team's season predictions, from MVP picks to the playoff field for both conferences and your 2022 champion. And that's just the start of our preview content.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 5:14 pm
Chance the Rapper wasn't the biggest special guest at the Sky's parade. That honor belonged to a broken door.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 5:01 pm
Joel Embiid is done with Simmons after head coach Doc Rivers threw him out of practice.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 4:29 pm
Mercury players also deflected about why they declined to attend the WNBA Finals postgame news conference on Sunday.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 2:47 am
LeBron James averaged just 33.4 minutes and played in only 45 games last season, both career-lows.
Posted: October 19, 2021, 2:25 am
“This is between Irving and New York City right now.”
Posted: October 18, 2021, 11:55 pm
With the NBA season about to tip off, here are four dark horse candidates for MVP and Rookie of the Year that could score you a massive payout.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 11:32 pm
Simmons is back at Philadelphia 76ers practice. In body, at least. His spirit appears to be another matter.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 9:26 pm