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DeMarcus Cousins, then with the Golden State Warriors, in the 2019 NBA Playoffs. (Image: Porter Lambert/Getty)

Boogie Down: Lakers Center DeMarcus Cousins Blows Out ACL

The Los Angeles Lakers signed DeMarcus Cousins in the offseason as part of a rebuild around LeBron James and Anthony Davis. But they took a bad beat when Boogie Cousins went down with a torn ACL injury before he even played a game with the Lakers. The injury occurred on […]

Pick a sport any sport and the Detroit professional sports franchise is guaranteed to disappoint. (Image: eSportsReport)

Detroit Sports Teams Supported By America’s Most Long-Suffering Fans

Detroit sports teams are terrible and the loyal fans know it. All professional sports franchises have their ups and downs. Cities suffer with mediocre teams and painful streaks of losing seasons. Fortunately, large cities have professional franchises in three or four major sports, which can spread the pain by delivering […]

Ex-Nuggets star Carmelo Anthony and ex-Nets Vince Carter playing at the Meadowlands in New Jersey in 2005-06. (Image: Ron Antonelli/NY Daily News)

Everyone Loves Vince Carter, Melo Blackballed?

Vince Carter, an 8-time All Star and former NBA Rookie of the Year from 1999, will be suiting up for one final season in the NBA with the Atlanta Hawks. Carmelo ‘Melo’ Anthony, who still thinks he has plenty of gas left in his tank, is still looking for an […]

Team USA head coach Gregg Popovich chats with players during a practice in Las Vegas. (Image: Getty)

2019 FIBA World Cup: Six Additions to Team USA Roster

Team USA begins training camp next week for the 2019 FIBA World Cup and head coach Gregg Popovich has to narrow down the roster to 12 players. The FIBA World Cup begins at the end of August in China and runs through mid September with 32 national teams competing for […]

Gregg Popovich is coaching Team USA in the World Cup, but is finding that star players are skipping the event. (Image: Getty)

Not Many Stars Playing for Team USA Basketball at World Cup

At this point it would be easier to say who wants to play for Team USA Basketball than who doesn’t. On Wednesday, Cleveland Cavalier’s forward Kevin Love became the ninth player to announce he won’t be playing for the United States at this summer’s World Cup in China. Love told […]

Ex-Jazz shooting guard Kyle Korver playing against the Chicago Bulls. (Image: Getty)

Milwaukee Bucks Sign Sharpshooter Kyle Korver

The Milwaukee Bucks, looking to shore up their perimeter shooting, signed 16-year veteran Kyle Korver to a one-year min-contract. Korver, who was named to the All-Star team in 2015, is one of the greatest three-point shooters in the history of the NBA. He is currently fourth all-time trailing Ray Allen, […]

Shooting guard JR Smith with the Cleveland Cavs in 2018 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. (Image: David Liam Kyle/Getty)

JR Smith, Washed Up Shooter or One Last Push with the Bucks?

After playing in only 11 games last season with a diminished role, the Cleveland Cavs waived disgruntled shooting guard JR Smith. Contrary to rumors, Smith did not get in trouble for weed or other drugs. Smith thinks he’s not washed up and met with the Milwaukee Bucks to discuss a […]

Chris Paul playing for the Houston Rockets in the 2019 playoffs. (Image: Christopher Rocco/Getty)

Thunder Could Not Move Chris Paul, CP3 to Stay in OKC

The Oklahoma City Thunder traded Russell Westbrook and two draft picks to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul last week, but Thunder have been unable to trade CP3 to another team due to salary cap issues. It looks like Paul will be playing next season in Oklahoma City. Not many […]

Boston Celtics center Tacko Fall playing against the Cleveland Cavs in the 2019 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, NV. (Garrett Ellwood/Getty)

Tacko Fall Summer League Highlights with Boston Celtics (Video)

Tacko Fall became an instant fan favorite in Las Vegas during the 2019 NBA Summer League when the 7-foot-6 incoming rookie played for the Boston Celtics. Fall went undrafted out of UCF but he put together enough impressive plays for the NBA to create a full highlight video reel. Fall […]

Ex-Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (right) guards James Harden of the Houston Rockets during a 2018 game in Oklahoma City. (Image: Alonzo Adams/AP)

NBA 2020 Odds Update: Rockets Moving Up, Clips and Lakers Favorites

Odds for the 2020 NBA Championship recalibrated once again and the Houston Rockets moved up to 8/1 odds according to the Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas after news of the blockbuster trade between the Rockets and the Oklahoma City Thunder when the Rockets shipped out Chris Paul for Russell Westbrook. […]

The Clippers won the Kawhi Leonard sweepstakes and are now the 3/1 favorite to win the NBA Championship. (Image: Getty)

Clippers, Lakers Restock with Big Guns in Battle for Los Angeles

The Battle for Los Angeles between the Lakers and the Clippers got very interesting when the Clippers signed Kawhi Leonard and Paul George over the weekend. Who will eventually prevail in this war remains to be seen, but one big winner is basketball fans in Southern California. Oddsmakers believe the […]

DeMarcus Cousins is a free agent after a year with the Golden State Warriors, but is finding few teams interested in him. (Image: AP)

DeMarcus Cousins Finds Himself Man Without a Team

While NBA teams were stepping over each other to try and get marquee free agents, DeMarcus Cousins sits unsigned. The Golden State Warrior center has had little interest from teams, though he remains undeterred. The 28-year-old played half a season last year after coming back from tearing his Achilles. In […]