Nets vs. Raptors, Bulls vs. Bucks

Commercial Content 21+ We finally broke through with our NBA picks against the spread earlier this week, cashing in on easy wins by the Cavaliers and Pelicans while falling short with the Jazz as short road underdogs against the unpredictable Clippers. Will favorites have the same success again on Wednesday? Eight of the 11 hosts … Read more

Analysis: As NBA’s first quarter ends, the contenders emerge

Miami Heat President Pat Riley has a longstanding belief: After 20 games, a team knows its identity. He’s right. And after 20 games, title contenders are usually known as well. Think of this as the end of the season’s first quarter. That’s basically where the NBA is right now, with teams starting to approach the … Read more

NBA news: Kevin Durant’s curious complaint about Brooklyn Nets

Kevin Durant’s trade demands were partially inspired by a baffling grips, while the tank-a-thon for Victor Wembanyama seems to have stalled, RIC BUCHER writes in NBA Front Office Confidential. The latest from the never-ending mess that is the Brooklyn Nets is apparently that superstar forward Kevin Durant wanted to be traded — and wanted former … Read more

NBA news: MVP leaders Jayson Tatum, Luka Doncic, Giannis Antetokounmpo

What’s with Kevin Durant’s call on his teammates? Who is leading the MVP race? And what is the No.1 reason the Warriors are struggling? FOX SPORTS US experts take on the big issues. The NBA season is a month old, and both conferences have produced some shocking results early on. This week, our panel of … Read more

The Boston Celtics Are The Hottest Team In The NBA

The Boston Celtics attempts a three-point basket over the Atlanta Hawks’ De’Andre Hunter #12 of the … [+] Atlanta Hawks during the first half at State Farm Arena on November 16, 2022 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) Getty Images The streak should have ended on Wednesday night. Missing both Marcus Smart … Read more

Celtics Offense Doing Something This Season Never Done Before in NBA History

The Boston Celtics offense isn’t just good, it’s historically good. The Celtics entered the 2022-23 season as one of the favorites to take home the championship and they certainly have looked the part so far. Boston seemed poised to be a defensive-minded squad — even without the services of Robert Williams to open the season … Read more

Here’s Where Celtics Fell On Latest Edition of NBA Power Rankings

The Boston Celtics are without a doubt the hottest team in the NBA right now. Boston enters its Monday night tilt against the Oklahoma City Thunder at TD Garden riding a league-best six-game winning streak and looking for more. The Celtics have been powered by their eye-popping offense which ranks No. 1 in the league … Read more

Thunder vs. Celtics, Spurs vs. Warriors

Commercial Content 21+ We hit on two of our three NBA bets last Friday, cashing in on the favored Grizzlies and Kings but, predictably, falling victim to a Stephen Curry 3-point avalanche in the Cavaliers’ loss to the Warriors on Friday. We’re back at it for this Monday slate, which is chock full of plucky … Read more

NBA news: Could Lakers and Nets swap stars?

The Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets are among the NBA’s biggest flops. RIC BUCHER details a wild solution that is the talk of executives around the league. Perhaps this shouldn’t come as a surprise, but fans aren’t the only ones who enjoy playing what-if. NBA executives and scouts do as well. And with both … Read more

Josh Giddey highlights, passes, Bol Bol most improved player, Boston Celtics beat Denver Nuggets

Oklahoma City guard Josh Giddey has helped the Oklahoma City Thunder to a dominant 132-113 win over the Toronto Raptors, scoring 15 points to go with nine rebounds and five assists. Giddey could have added to his personal tally but the Australian exited the game with five minutes left in the third quarter and only … Read more