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Toronto Raptors' center Jonas Valanciunas withers in pain after a hack job from the Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green. (Image: Jeff Chiu/AP)

Toronto Raptors Center Jonas Valanciunas Out Four Weeks After Thumb Surgery

Jonas Valanciunas, the center for the first-place Toronto Raptors, will miss at least four weeks while recovering from surgery to repair a dislocated thumb. Valanciunas injured his left thumb during a game against the Golden State Warriors. This season with the Raptors, Valanciunas averaged 12.8 points and 7.2 rebounds per […]

James Harden from the Houston Rockets torched the visiting LA Lakers for 50 points. (Image: Troy Taormina/USA Today Sports)

James Harden Unleashes 50-Point Triple Double Against the LA Lakers (VIDEO)

James Harden collected the 37th triple double of his career when he exploded with 50 points for the Houston Rockets (13-14) in a 126-111 victory over LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers (17-11). Harden also added 10 rebounds, 11 assists, and 2 steals. Harden picked up his second triple […]

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver has threatened to relocate the team if the city doesn’t help pay for arena renovations. (Image: Mark J. Rebilas/USA TODAY Sports)

Phoenix Suns Owner Threatens to Move Team to Las Vegas, Seattle

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver might be taking his ball and going somewhere else. The real estate developer reportedly told the Phoenix City Council that he would move the NBA team to either Las Vegas or Seattle if he doesn’t get funding on renovations to the team’s arena. Sarver wants […]

Kyle Lowry led the Toronto Raptors to a victory against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland. (Image: Getty)

Toronto Raptors Defeat Golden State Warriors (Again) for Season Sweep

For a second time this season, the Toronto Raptors beat the defending champion Golden State Warriors (19-10). With a 23-7 record, the Raptors are the best team in the NBA. The Raptors played without their star forward Kawhi Leonard, who missed a second game in a row with a sore […]

Gregg Popovich spent his entire NBA career coaching the San Antonio Spurs. (Image: Adam Hunger/USA Today)

Gregg Popovich Passes Pat Riley for Fourth Place in NBA Coaching Victories

The San Antonio Spurs blew out the Phoenix Suns 111-86 and Gregg Popovich picked up his 1,211th win as an NBA head coach. Popovich passed Pat Riley and moved into fourth place in all-time career wins. He is 125 victories away from the all-time record held by Don Nelson. The […]

Rookie Luka Doncic from the Mavericks mesmerized the crowd in Dallas during a comeback win against the Houston Rockets.  (Image: Glenn James/Getty)

Teenager from Slovenia, Luka Doncic, Leading NBA Rookie of Year Race

In only 24 games into his professional career, 19-year old Luka Doncic from Slovenia is not just making a case for NBA Rookie of the Year, but he’s arguably the MVP of the upstart Dallas Mavericks. Doncic leads the Mavericks in scoring this season with 17.8 points per game. Against […]

Players are already airing their frustrations with new Chicago Bulls coach Jim Boylen after less than a week on the job. (Image: AP)

Chicago Bulls Players Turning on New Coach Jim Boylen After Just Three Games

New Chicago Bulls head coach Jim Boylen has implemented draconian measures since taking over the team a week ago, leading players to go as far as contacting the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) to complain about the tactics being employed by their new leader. According to sources cited by Yahoo […]