Three reasons why the Knicks will surprise people during the 2021-22 NBA season

New York Knicks basketball is back! Well, maybe not championship-winning basketball, but after seven years of missing the postseason entirely, you can understand the excitement that surrounded the team last season after finishing fourth in the...

Knicks’ Tom Thibodeau sees Kevin Knox, Obi Toppin step up in Julius Randle’s absence: ‘We need everyone’

Kevin Knox attempts to block Spencer Dinwiddie Without Julius Randle, Kevin Knox and Obi Toppin took advantage of their increased playing time in the Knicks’ 117-99 preseason win over the Wizards. They evidently impressed New York...

Gonzaga coach Mark Few to miss 3 games following DUI arrest

SPOKANE, Wash. — Gonzaga coach Mark Few will miss two exhibition games and the first game of the regular season after he was arrested last month on suspicion of driving under the influence. The school made...

LeBron James says Lakers have ‘a whole new offensive system’ as they integrate Russell Westbrook, newcomers

Getty Images The Los Angeles Lakers have been known for their defensive identity over the past two seasons. The combination of LeBron James and Anthony Davis alongside a wide variety of 3-and-D role players made them...

Jaylen Brown is ‘probably going to miss preseason;’ hopeful he’s back before season starts

Despite missing Saturday’s preseason exhibition against the Toronto Raptors and likely the rest of the preseason slate of games ahead of the Boston Celtics, All-Star forward Jaylen Brown is hoped to be ready to return to...

Gonzaga suspends coach Mark Few for season-opener after DUI arrest in September

Gonzaga coach Mark Few has been suspended by the university for two preseason exhibition games, the team’s season-opener vs. Dixie State and Saturday’s Kraziness at the Kennel preseason, Midnight Madness-style event following his DUI arrest last...

Growing belief around NBA is that Gregg Popovich will retire after season, per report

The San Antonio Spurs have been a model franchise since Gregg Popovich took over as their head coach, but eventually, his time with the franchise is going to come to an end. Now, it appears as...

Mark Few suspended for Gonzaga’s first regular season game

The Gonzaga Bulldogs will not have Mark Few for the team’s first regular season game. Few was suspended Saturday after he was pulled over by police and received a DUI charge in September. Few is suspended...

Where Houston Rockets rank on USA TODAY’s all-time NBA players list

Since 2021-22 is officially the NBA’s 75th season, the league office is planning to release the NBA 75, a list of the 75 greatest all-time players. The official unveiling is set to occur later this month....

Kyrie Irving allowed to practice in Brooklyn, Kevin Durant says Nets ‘want him here for the whole thing’

NEW YORK — Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving will be able to practice in New York City without getting vaccinated against COVID-19, as first reported by The Athletic. Irving has not participated in any of the Nets...