KYRIE IRVING ELECTED AS NBPA VICE PRESIDENT

Nets guard Kyrie Irving was elected to the executive committee of the National Basketball Players Association today, replacing Pau...

BULLS BRACE FOR POSSIBILITY OF LOSING DUNN FOR SEASON

The Bulls announced on February 4 that Kris Dunn ‘s right MCL sprain would be re-evaluated in two weeks, which means an update from...

 
 
 
Hoops Rumors Glossary: Starter Criteria

HOOPS RUMORS GLOSSARY: STARTER CRITERIA

The NBA's rookie scale , which determines how much first round picks earn during their first four NBA seasons, also dictates how much...

NETS NOTES: LINEUPS, BRYANT, CLAXTON, LEVY

As the Nets prepare for Kyrie Irving ‘s return to action, the team seems to be mulling the idea of leaning more heavily on small-ball...

 
 
 

KNICKS INTERESTED IN JAY WRIGHT

The Knicks , who figure to be in the market for a new head coach this spring, have strong interest in Villanova coach Jay Wright ,...

POLL: SHOULD NBA STICK WITH NEW ALL-STAR FORMAT?

When the NBA first announced last month that it was making changes to the All-Star Game format for 2020, those changes were met with...

 
 
 

JOHN BEILEIN NOT EXPECTED TO COACH CAVS BEYOND THIS SEASON

John Beilein is not expected to remain the Cavaliers ‘ head coach beyond the end of the 2019/20 season, according to a report from...

AND-ONES: DONCIC, CRAWFORD, COOK, EDWARDS

Luka Doncic , who played in both the Rising Stars and All-Star games this weekend, has another non- Mavericks event circled on his...

 
 
 

BULLS PREPARING FOR FRONT OFFICE CHANGES?

The Bulls are in the early stages of adding a new executive to their front office, sources tell Joe Cowley of The Chicago Sun-Times....

COMMUNITY SHOOTAROUND: COACH OF THE YEAR FAVORITES

This season, the Coach of the Year race appears to have plenty of intriguing candidates. With the All-Star break upon us, we at Hoops...

 
 
 

COMMUNITY SHOOTAROUND: WILL THE GRIZZLIES MAKE THE PLAYOFFS?

Led by stellar seasons from Rookie of the Year frontrunner Ja Morant and second-year big man Jaren Jackson Jr. , the 28-26 Grizzlies...

DWIGHT BUYCKS INKS DEAL WITH GREEK TEAM

Dwight Buycks , a former NBA point guard, has agreed to a two-year deal with Euroleague Greek team Olympiacos that will last through...

 
 
 

DEMARRE CARROLL, FRUSTRATED IN SAN ANTONIO, HOPEFUL FOR NEW OPPORTUNITY

Spurs forward DeMarre Carroll , is making no secret of his frustration with his role in San Antonio, per the San Antonio Express-News'...

MARCIN GORTAT ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

Former NBA center Marcin Gortat confirmed his retirement from basketball in an interview with TVP Info . More to come ...

 
 
 

MAVERICKS NOTES: DONCIC, BRYANT, KIDD-GILCHRIST, SONJU

Luka Doncic is a little bit starstruck as prepares for his first experience in the All-Star Game, writes Brad Townsend of The Dallas...

LATEST ON THE DUNK CONTEST CONTROVERSY

The judges at Saturday's dunk contest intended for the event to end in a tie, but their plan failed when three of them awarded nines...

 
 
 

COMMUNITY SHOOTAROUND: WAS AARON GORDON ROBBED?

After receiving 50s on his first five dunks, Orlando's Aaron Gordon got a 47 from the judges on his final attempt and settled for second...

Five Key Stories: 2/9/20 - 2/15/20

FIVE KEY STORIES: 2/9/20 - 2/15/20

If you missed any of this past week's biggest headlines from around the NBA, we've got you covered with our Week in Review. Here are...

 
 
 

KOBE BRYANT ALL-STAR MVP TROPHY UNVEILED

Commissioner Adam Silver announced that the NBA will rename its All-Star Game MVP Award in honor of Kobe Bryant , tweets K.C. Johnson...

HOOPS RUMORS ORIGINALS: 2/9/20-2/15/2020

Every week, the Hoops Rumors writing team creates original content to complement our news feed. Here are our original segments and...

 
 
 



Ratings for NBA All-Star Game rise by 8 percent

Ratings for NBA All-Star Game rise by 8 percent

Ratings for the NBA All-Star Game were up 8% over last year, with an average of 7.3 million viewers watching Sunday night's broadcast on TNT Read more ...

Red Sox owner uses Nomar Garciaparra to rationalize Mookie Betts trade

Red Sox owner uses Nomar Garciaparra to rationalize Mookie Betts trade

Red Sox owner John Henry absolutely nailed one portion of his lengthy message to Red Sox fans on Monday explaining the thought process behind last week's Mookie Betts trade. “I... Read more ...

Daytona 500 resumes without president, pomp or packed house

Daytona 500 resumes without president, pomp or packed house

The Daytona 500 is set to resume this afternoon under clear skies and without President Donald Trump Read more ...

Dodgers star Justin Turner: Rob Manfred just showed how clueless he is

Dodgers star Justin Turner: Rob Manfred just showed how clueless he is

Rob Manfred has redirected some of the baseball world's anger at the Astros. Unfortunately, for the commissioner the pitch forks are pointed at him now, too. Manfred has drawn... Read more ...

Daytona 500 live updates, results, highlights from NASCAR's rain-delayed...

Daytona 500 live updates, results, highlights from NASCAR's rain-delayed 2020 race

Sporting News is tracking live lap-by-lap updates and highlights from the Daytona 500 after rain postponed Sunday's plans. Follow along here for complete results from NASCAR's... Read more ...

John Beilein's dreadful Cavaliers stint could already be ending

John Beilein's dreadful Cavaliers stint could already be ending

John Beilein's foray into the NBA could already be over. Beilein was considering stepping away from the Cavaliers coaching job over All-Star weekend, according to ESPN, and is... Read more ...

Cheating Astros have even broken Mike Trout

Cheating Astros have even broken Mike Trout

The best player in baseball thinks Astros players got off lightly. Mike Trout, the usually reserved Angels superstar known more for his play than his sound bites, ripped the... Read more ...

The Dunk Contest didn't - and still doesn't - deserve Aaron Gordon

The Dunk Contest didn't - and still doesn't - deserve Aaron Gordon

For the second time in his incredible Dunk Contest career, Aaron Gordon shockingly left as the runner-up. Read more ...

Former teammate Melvin Gordon predicts Philip Rivers will join the Colts

Former teammate Melvin Gordon predicts Philip Rivers will join the Colts

One of Philip Rivers' former teammates thinks there's a clear frontrunner for the quarterback's next landing spot. “I think he'll go to the Colts,” Chargers running back Melvin... Read more ...

ASU junior Remy Martin collects Pac-12 Men's Basketball Player of the Week...

ASU junior Remy Martin collects Pac-12 Men's Basketball Player of the Week honors

ASU junior Remy Martin is the Pac-12 Men's Basketball Player of the Week for averaging 23.0 points on 67% shooting and 3.5 assists as the Sun Devils swept the Bay Area schools... Read more ...