J.R. Smith Looks to Start For The Knicks Next Year

The Knicks franchise is in the midst of change in the front office, with March's signing of Phil Jackson to head up basketball operations, and on the bench — with today's official announcement Derek Fisher would helm the team.


Here’s What To Make Of The New York Knicks Hiring Derek Fisher As Their New Head Coach


There's a new head coach in town and he's one of Phil Jackson's homies.


Update: Derek Fisher Signs 5-Year, $25 Million Deal To Coach Knicks

UPDATE: After hearing earlier in the day the Knicks were hoping to entice Derek Fisher into becoming their next head coach, sources originally revealed to Yahoo he's signed a 5-year, $25 million contract to retire and do just that.


Kevin Durant Says Derek Fisher Will Be Great Coach

The 2014 NBA MVP Kevin Durant was asked about his teammate Derek Fisher, and what he thought of his potential as a head coach in the NBA.


The 10 Most Exciting Teams In NBA History


As an NBA fan, there is nothing worse than watching a boring basketball game.


Report: Russell Westbrook Out Until After The All-Star Break After Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

Earlier today, according to the Oklahoma City Thunder Executive Vice President and General Manager, Sam Presti, Russell Westbrook underwent successful arthroscopic knee surgery on his right knee.


The Top 25 NBA Players You Want Taking The Game’s Last Shot


Whether fair or unfair, it's safe to say that today's athletes are judged foremostly upon their ability to shine when the stakes are the highest.


Air Up There, The Professor & Derek Fisher All Show Out In Ball Up Streetball Showcase

On a stop on the Ball Up streetball tour, Air Up There showed off those hops that have been ravaging streetball courts for nearly a decade, while Professor got in a few highlights of his own, often hooking up high-flyer G-Smith.

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You Want To Win The NBA Championship? Make Sure You Have One Of These 10 Role Players

In today's league, we're all aware that it takes a lot of talent to maintain an elite level of play -- just look at Miami's up-and-down performance in the Finals.


LeBron James’ 11 Worst NBA Flops


When Nazr Mohammed lost his mind on Friday night and put LeBron James on the floor with a two-hand shove, we were kind of shocked by the amount of people we heard from on the site/Twitter/Facebook calling 'Bron an actor, saying he was flopping.


Kevin Durant Unleashes One Of The Best Plays Of The Season


While the ghost of Derek Fisher nearly won this game for Oklahoma City -- seriously, the Grizzlies probably expected anything else before expecting Fisher to go for 19 points -- Kevin Durant was undeniably the best player on the floor.


Josh Smith’s Love/Hate Relationship With Atlanta Goes To Another Level; Metta World Peace Calls Out Charles Barkley

The complex layers of the relationship between Josh Smith, Atlanta fans and NBA fans at large run deep, and they've been there throughout his entire career.


The Top 25 Buzzer-Beaters & Game-Winners In NBA Playoff History


This year's NBA Playoffs haven't gotten off to a very exciting start.


Russell Westbrook Destroys The Lakers; Avery Bradley Puts On A Shooting Exhibition

Coming into a meaningful matchup with OKC, the Lakers were 1-9 against the top four seeds in the West, and 1-10 on the road against the top eight in the West.

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Top 5 First Games Back In The NBA

This NBA season has already seen a number of marquee players return to their teams well after the first game of the season.


Steve Nash Is Back; LeBron Destroys Utah

Christmas came early for the Lakers.


The Dark Knight Nearly Rises In New York City; Ricky Rubio Is Back

The Dark Knight Rises was one of the best movies of the year, and another sequel in the Batman line nearly broke out in MSG last night.


Kobe Bryant Passes 30,000 Career NBA Points; J.R. Smith Hits A Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater

They said they were going to stop the game in New Orleans once Kobe Bryant hit 30,000 career points.

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LeBron James Stops A Starless Spurs Upset In Its Tracks; Golden State Survives A Mind-Boggling Finish

Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili and Danny Green weren't in Miami for Thursday's nationally televised game.

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