• Q&A: Pascal Siakam on Kobe, scarves, all-star weekend and hot sauce

    12 days ago - By Sportsnet

    Last year he won the league's Most Improved Player award. This year he's a starter for his first appearance in the all-star game. It seems that as soon as Pascal Siakam reaches a new milestone, another first comes into sight. The 25-year-old is trying to push what's possible for a kid who wasn't playing basketball a decade ago, while taking it all in stride.
    With Siakam's growing fame comes increased visibility and opportunity, and the Toronto Raptors forward is starting to attack partnerships the way he attacks skill development. Given that his nickname is “Spicy P”, fans have been...
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  • 2020 NBA All-Star Game: How to watch, TV channel, rosters, new rules, start time, storylines, prediction

    2020 NBA All-Star Game: How to watch, TV channel, rosters, new rules, start time, storylines, prediction

    12 days ago - By CBSSports

    Team Giannis will be looking for revenge after Team LeBron walked away with a win last year
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  • 2020 NBA 3-point shootout odds, picks: All-Star Saturday predictions from proven expert

    12 days ago - By CBSSports

    Mike Barner is on a 78-47 NBA roll and just released his pick for the 2020 3-point contest.
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  • NBA All-Star Game 2020: Team LeBron vs. Team Giannis Jerseys, Top Player Shoes

    12 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    Kobe Bryant was a sports legend. And after the former Los Angeles Lakers star and his daughter, Gianna, tragically died in a helicopter crash last month, they're both going to be honored at this year's NBA All-Star Game...
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  • 24 Stories for 24: Every 2020 NBA All-Star's Kobe Link

    12 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    Everybody around the NBA seems to have their own link to Kobe Bryant -a story or feeling that either directly or tangentially connects them to him. This has always been a matter of fact...
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  • Latest group of Rising Stars highlights major flaws with NBA Draft's age game

    Latest group of Rising Stars highlights major flaws with NBA Draft's age game

    12 days ago - By Sporting News

    NBA teams are always obsessed with the age of players, and the Rising Stars game offers one more piece of evidence that this approach to drafting might not always be best.
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  • An early look at the sneakers for NBA All-Star Weekend

    12 days ago - By ESPN

    The All-Star Game is returning to Chicago for the first time since 1988, and sneaker companies have big plans.
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  • Ranking all 24 NBA All-Stars based on how they out-performed their draft prospectus

    12 days ago - By USA Today

    LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Ben Simmons are the only No. 1 NBA draft picks among the 24 All-Stars in Sunday's game in Chicago.
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  • Paul George suffers strained hamstring, recovery timeline unclear

    12 days ago - By Yardbarke

    Paul George‘s troublesome left hamstring continues to be an issue. The Clippers star forward exited the team's Thursday game vs. Boston in the second quarter after suffering a hamstring strain, according to Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN. As Youngmisuk details, it's the third time this season that George has dealt with a similar injury. He sat out on Jan. 4 due to left hamstring tightness, then missed nine more games in January after straining the hamstring a few days later. “I'm a little concerned about that one because that's the second time now, maybe third,” head coach Doc Rivers said of the...
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  • Paul George Suffers Strained Hamstring

    12 days ago - By Hoops Rumors

    Paul George ‘s troublesome left hamstring continues to be an issue. The Clippers ‘ star forward exited the team's Thursday game vs. Boston in the second quarter after suffering a hamstring strain, according to Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN .
    As Youngmisuk details, it's the third time this season that George has dealt with a similar injury. He sat out on January 4 due to left hamstring tightness, then missed nine more games in January after straining the hamstring a few days later.
    “I'm a little concerned about that one because that's the second time now, maybe third,” head coach Doc Rivers said...
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  • NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2020 Rosters, Team Coaches and MVP Prediction

    12 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    Stephen A. Smith has no trouble getting loud when he's having a debate on an ESPN show. It's a skill that could bode well for him Friday night, when he'll be serving as a coach for this year's NBA Celebrity All-Star Game...
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  • B/R Countdown: Top Play from Every All-Star Starter

    12 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    The 2020 NBA All-Star Game is this weekend in Chicago. In this edition of B/R Countdown, we count down the top plays from each of the All-Star starters this year. Watch the video above for all of the highlights...
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  • NBA All-Star Game 2020 Rosters: LeBron vs. Giannis Starters, Reserves and More

    12 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    Devin Booker is finally an All-Star, but it may not have happened as early as it should have. The Phoenix Suns guard was added to the NBA All-Star Game roster on Thursday, when ...
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