Yeezy Season Approaching

Jordan, Kobe, LeBron…Kanye? If you thought ’Ye and adidas were making major moves already, just wait ’til you see what they're cooking up next.

Steph Curry Is Unfair in NBA 2K17

A hands-on preview of the upcoming game proved that 2K is about to have another hit.

Great Expectations

Derrick Favors has big things planned for himself and the Jazz.

Plugged In

Phoenix Suns forward PJ Tucker has solidified his rep as the NBA's No. 1 sneakerhead.

KICKS 19 is On Sale Now!

KD, Kyrie, PG-13, Draymond and Boogie lead Team USA x Nike Basketball into the 2016 Olympics.

NBA News & Rumors

David Robinson: Warriors Have a ‘Short Window’ to Win

David Robinson: Warriors Have a ‘Short Window’ to Win

"You can’t pay all those guys to keep them together."

Features

We Can’t Be Stopped

We Can’t Be Stopped

With the majority of Team USA in the fold, Nike Basketball is using the Olympics as a proving ground to show why the brand’s position atop the more-competitive-than-ever sneaker world remains unquestioned.

Winning Time

Winning Time

Eighth-year pro Kristi Toliver has led the Sparks to a WNBA-best 21-3 record so far this season.

Great Expectations

Great Expectations

Derrick Favors has big things planned for himself and the Jazz.

Stephen Curry Is Unfair in NBA 2K17

Curry Is Unfair in 2K17

A hands-on preview of the upcoming game proved that 2K is about to have another hit.

Detroit Vs Everybody

Detroit Vs Everybody

Pistons forward Stanley Johnson showed no fear in his first season in the League, whether guarding his idols o[...]

Yeezy Season Approaching

Yeezy Season Approaching

Jordan, Kobe, LeBron…Kanye? If you thought ’Ye and adidas were making major moves already, just wait ’ti[...]

Plugged In

Plugged In

Phoenix Suns forward PJ Tucker has solidified his rep as the NBA's No. 1 sneakerhead.

Tweetcap: NBA Players React To Team USA’s Gold Medal Win

NBA Reacts To USA's Gold Medal

LeBron, Kobe, Harden and more weigh in on Team USA's win over Serbia.

Elevate The Game

Elevate The Game

Liberty legend Teresa Weatherspoon is leaving her mark on the game of basketball in a big way.

NBA Tweets of the Week

NBA Tweets of the Week

NBA players are totally impressed by Usain Bolt's performance in Rio.

World Famous

World Famous

Stories from the greatest park on the planet.

Homegrown

Homegrown

Brooklyn's own Isaiah Whitehead is ready to reignite New York basketball.

Real Recognize Real

Real Recognize Real

Award-winning poet and writer Sherman Alexie grew up on an Indian reservation with equal passions for pickup h[...]

River to River

River to River

Ed Davis has finally found an NBA home in Portland, after a journey that started all the way back in Richmond,[...]

Young Vet

Young Vet

At just 20 years old, Myles Turner is ready to take care off business, on and off the court.

The Not-So-Beautiful Game?

Not-So-Beautiful Game?

One writer argues that the proliferation of the three-pointer has hurt the game's aesthetics.

Book Excerpt: Cleveland Is King

Excerpt: Cleveland Is King

SLAM contributor Brendan Bowers shares an excerpt from his book on the Cavaliers' run to the NBA title.

NBA Tweets of the Week

NBA Tweets of the Week

Melo gets love in this week's NBA tweets.

Robert Covington: ‘I Can’t Wait To See What We’re Capable Of’

Q+A: Robert Covington

We spoke with RoCo about how the 76res will look this season.

Rapid Rise

Rapid Rise

Marquese Chriss is new to this high-level basketball thing. But the sky's the limit in Phoenix.

#NeverForget

#NeverForget

In 1972, Team USA was robbed of a Gold medal. The painful memory won't soon fade.

College & High School

2016 Under Armour Elite 24 Recap

2016 Under Armour Elite 24 Recap

Some of the nation's top recruits battle in Brooklyn.

Top-10 2017 Recruit Hamidou Diallo Scores 47 Points in Exhibition Game

Top-10 2017 Recruit Hamidou Diallo Scores 47 Points in Exhibition Game

The Queens native goes off at the historic Kingdome court in NYC.

Zion Williamson Wins the 2016 Elite 24 Dunk Contest

Zion Williamson Wins the 2016 Elite 24 Dunk Contest

The rising junior brought some South Carolina flavor up to New York.

2016 Under Armour Elite 24 Preview

2016 Under Armour Elite 24 Preview

Meet the 24 players slated to partake in the 11th annual festivities in Brooklyn on Saturday night.

WATCH: Raymond Felton’s Nephew Jalek Felton Trains with Stephen Curry

WATCH: Raymond Felton’s Nephew Jalek Felton Trains with Stephen Curry

Jalek Felton's road to the Elite 24 included a stop with the back-to-back MVP.

2016 Big Strick Classic Highlights

2016 Big Strick Classic Highlights

Watch the best dunks, crossovers, blocks and more from the BSC national game.

2016 Big Strick Regional Game Highlights

2016 Big Strick Regional Game Highlights

Watch the best dunks, crossovers, blocks and more from the BSC regional game.

Summer Story

Summer Story

Now with 10 years of history to its name, we retrace the tradition of the Elite 24 Game, from New York to LA and back.

No Basic

No Basic

Baylor’s Nina Davis is just your average college basketball star on her way to becoming a WNBA mainstay. OK, maybe “avera[...]

2016 Big Strick Classic Scrimmage Highlights

2016 Big Strick Classic Scrimmage Highlights

Some of the nation's biggest high school stars showed out in Harlem before the Big Strick Classic.

Under Armour Announces 2016 Elite 24 Rosters

Under Armour Announces 2016 Elite 24 Rosters

The annual game features 24 of the top high school players in the country.

WATCH: Wichita State Head Coach Gregg Marshall Loses His Mind On Refs

WATCH: Wichita State Head Coach Gregg Marshall Loses His Mind On Refs

The Shockers' head coach threw a temper tantrum during an exhibition in Canada.

WATCH: Top-5 Recruit Trevon Duval’s Summer Mixtape

WATCH: Top-5 Recruit Trevon Duval’s Summer Mixtape

Trevon Duval had himself a big summer.

I Got This

I Got This

In Lauren Cox, the Baylor Lady Bears are getting the most prepared player in the Class of 2016. She also happens to be the No[...]

The World is His

The World is His

Harlem's Mohamed Bamba is a top-3 prospect in the Class of 2017, and though he'll likely sign with a traditional power, he ha[...]

Ball is Life

Ball is Life

Yes, their last name really is Ball. And yes, they've all committed to UCLA. Fresh off a historic season at Chino Hills (CA) [...]

Under Armour Elite 24 Game Slated for August 20 in Brooklyn

Under Armour Elite 24 Game Slated for August 20 in Brooklyn

The festivities will be returning to Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 2 this month for a third consecutive year.

Carte’Are Gordon Is The Next Big Deal Out Of St. Louis

Carte’Are Gordon Is The Next Big Deal Out Of St. Louis

The rising junior has already won a gold medal and a Peach Jam title and is now gunning for a state championship.

WATCH: Team Harden Dominates adidas Nations

WATCH: Team Harden Dominates adidas Nations

Class of 2017 prospects put on a show in Southern California.

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