NBA Daily: Most Improved Watch – 12/6/2019

A quarter of the way into the season, multiple players have begun separating themselves for the Most Improved Player award. Quinn Davis takes a look at five of these players and why they are worthy of the consideration.

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34 minutes ago, Basketball Insiders

NBA Power Rankings: Do Giannis' Bucks or LeBron's Lakers Take the Top Spot?

Giannis Antetokounmpo isn't interested in the parity that was supposed to result from the demise of the Golden State Warriors...

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34 minutes ago, Bleacher Report, Los Angeles Lakers, Sacramento Kings, Milwaukee Bucks

Fantasy Basketball 2019: Lineup Advice for NBA Week 8

Whether sporadically surfacing in the form of "load management" or lingering much longer with a serious ailment, the injury bug is playing a supersized role in the NBA 's 2019-20 season...

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34 minutes ago, Bleacher Report, Fantasy

Toronto Raptors: Takeaways from the loss to the Philadelphia 76ers

The Toronto Raptors lost to the Philadelphia 76ers with a final score of 110-104. What did we learn from the game? The night in Philadelphia didn’t go as planned. Actually, for much of the game, the Toronto Raptors were very much outdueled and outmatched against the 76ers. The Sixers looked clean...

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1 hour ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors, Philadelphia 76ers

Toronto Raptors a good Monday NBA play as they visit Chicago Bulls

It is a busy Monday in the NBA with 9 games on the docket. If you are playing the odds, the Toronto Raptors as 4½-road favorites could be a solid play. When looking at the NBA schedule for Monday, there was one game that stuck out when looking at the odds presented courtesy of The […] Toronto...

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1 hour ago, Hoops Habit, Toronto Raptors, Chicago Bulls

Breaking down three Kevin Love trades the Boston Celtics can make

With reports circulating that the Cleveland Cavaliers are willing to listen to offers for perennial All-Star Kevin Love, the Houdini has concocted three trades the Boston Celtics could potentially do to acquire the stretch big. The Boston Celtics are without a doubt one of the hottest team’s the...

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1 hour ago, Hardwood Houdini, Boston Celtics

OKC Thunder finish back-to-back set in Utah – gameday preview

With two wins in a row, the OKC Thunder finishes back-to-back set in Utah hoping to build upon that momentum. Gameday breaks down the match. In a season where many people, including myself, expected the Utah Jazz to be fighting for a top seed, they are having a strange season. They are sixth in the […] OKC...

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2 hours ago, Thunderous Intentions, Oklahoma City Thunder, Utah Jazz

What’s next for the Trail Blazers?

The Portland Trail Blazers should keep their sights set on another playoff run even with the recent injury news involving Rodney Hood. The injury history continues for the Trail Blazers as a Rodney Hood rebound led to a torn left meniscus and an early ended season for Hood. What makes this loss so vital...

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3 hours ago, Rip City Project, Portland Trail Blazers

Melo says after Rockets exit, he warned CP3

Carmelo Anthony said he wasn't surprised by the way Chris Paul's deal to Oklahoma City was handled by the Rockets and, in fact, he told his good friend to "just be careful" in the wake of his own departure from Houston.

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4 hours ago, ESPN, Houston Rockets

OKC Thunder move onto playoff ladder via win in Portland – player grades

The OKC Thunder kick starts road trip with a win versus the Portland Trail Blazers that pushed them onto the playoff ladder. Player grades offer the details. Last spring the Damian Lillard infamously waved goodbye to the OKC Thunder sending the team with two superstars home early and went on to play...

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4 hours ago, Thunderous Intentions, Oklahoma City Thunder, Portland Trail Blazers

Philadelphia puts home win streak on the line against Denver

Philadelphia aims to prolong its 12-game home win streak with a victory over Denver

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4 hours ago, FOX Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, Denver Nuggets

Washington plays Charlotte, aims to stop road slide

Washington is looking to end its three-game road skid with a victory over Charlotte

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4 hours ago, FOX Sports, Charlotte Hornets, Washington Wizards

Miami takes home win streak into matchup with Atlanta

Miami comes into a matchup with Atlanta after winning 10 home games in a row

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4 hours ago, FOX Sports, Atlanta Hawks, Miami Heat

Oklahoma City faces Utah for conference battle

Utah hosts Oklahoma City in a matchup of Western Conference teams

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4 hours ago, FOX Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, Utah Jazz

Phoenix plays Minnesota, looks to break home skid

Phoenix aims to break its 4-game home skid with a win over Minnesota

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4 hours ago, FOX Sports, Phoenix Suns, Minnesota Timberwolves

Indiana faces Los Angeles, seeks 5th straight home win

Indiana is looking to prolong its four-game home win streak with a victory over Los Angeles

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4 hours ago, FOX Sports, Indiana Pacers

Lillard leads Portland into matchup against New York

Damian Lillard leads Portland into a matchup against New York averaging 26.7 points per game

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4 hours ago, FOX Sports, New York Knicks, Portland Trail Blazers

Toronto faces Chicago, aims to halt 3-game slide

Toronto enters the matchup with Chicago after losing three in a row

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4 hours ago, FOX Sports, Toronto Raptors, Chicago Bulls

Houston faces Sacramento, looks for 4th straight home win

Houston enters a matchup with Sacramento after winning three home games in a row

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4 hours ago, FOX Sports, Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets

CP3 says referee 'got me back' with delay tech

Chris Paul, two nights after pushing to have the Timberwolves whistled for a second delay-of-game violation to help change the outcome of that game, says the same calls that went against the Thunder on Sunday night were no coincidence.

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4 hours ago, ESPN

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