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...

Bulls’ fan favorite Alex Caruso dishes on passing, LeBron effect

Bulls’ fan favorite Caruso dishes on passing ability originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago That gesture Alex Caruso made when he dropped a no-look pass for DeMar DeRozan to dunk home, the one where Caruso placed...

Is Michael Jordan, LeBron James or Kareem Abdul-Jabbar the NBA’s GOAT? The answer is yes

It’s an argument that can’t be won. There are a few answers to the question. Everyone thinks they’re right. No one is wrong. The incomparable are compared. MVPs, Finals MVPs and all-time great playmaking are defining...

NBA Top 100 player rankings for 2021-22: Kevin Durant edges LeBron James for No. 1; any rookies make the cut?

Graphic illustration by Mike Meredith (CBS Sports) The NBA preseason is already underway, which means the regular season is just a couple weeks away. Opening night is set for Oct. 19, when the Milwaukee Bucks host...

LeBron James’ fifth ring will require Anthony Davis to play like MVP

LOS ANGELES — For the Lakers to win the West and threaten for banner No. 18 — as oddsmakers favorite to do — the spotlight will be on LeBron James. He turns 37 this season, but...

Celtics’ Enes Kanter on LeBron James declining to be public advocate for COVID-19 vaccine: ‘It’s ridiculous’

The COVID-19 vaccine has been the hot topic over the first week of NBA training camps. While most players have been vaccinated, there are still some notable holdouts and the league has not yet reached the...

LeBron James confirms he’s vaccinated, won’t try to convince others to do so: ‘That’s not my job’

After several star players around the league either opted to keep their vaccination status private or explain that they weren’t vaccinated for “personal reasons” during media day on Monday, Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James didn’t...

Giannis Antetokounmpo says that he’s not the best player in the world, LeBron James is

Milwaukee Bucks star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo may be reigning NBA Finals MVP, but he isn’t interested in resting on his laurels. “Don’t call me champ. If you hear only compliments, you relax and this is something...

LeBron James to host weekend minicamp in Las Vegas for Lakers, per report

Getty Images LeBron James opened the Los Angeles Lakers‘ 2020 season by hosting a minicamp in Las Vegas to help get his new roster better acquainted before training camp. That move paid serious dividends with the...

Carmelo Anthony explains why he wasn’t in famous banana boat pic with LeBron James, Chris Paul and Dwyane Wade

Carmelo Anthony has been many things across a legendary career. All-Star. Scoring champion. Gold medalist. Likely Hall of Famer. One thing he hasn’t been, though, is photographed on a banana boat in the Bahamas alongside LeBron...