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....

Yes, I have George Mikan fifth on my list of NBA’s greatest players. Here’s why

Determining where Michael Jordan fits in NBA history is easy. So, too, Magic, Bird and Kareem. Those of us who weren’t old enough to watch them play – or play in their prime – have seen...

Where Celtics’ Marcus Smart ranks on SI Top 100 NBA Players list

Is Marcus Smart accurately ranked on this Top 100 players list? originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston Which NBA players are the most difficult to evaluate? Marcus Smart has to be near the top of the...

Warriors’ Steve Kerr on Stephen Curry potentially playing in 2024 Olympics: ‘Only thing left on his list’

After winning gold at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, we turn our focus to the next Olympic Games in 2024, which are set to take place in Paris. By then, Team USA will have a new managing...

Top HS hooper Emoni Bates reclassifies, narrows list to 4 teams

Emoni Bates, the consensus No. 1 player in the incoming high school senior class, announced on Wednesday that he will be reclassifying up a grade and forgoing his senior year. Bates is down to a final...

Chet Holmgren tops way-too-early list

The 2021 NBA draft is over, and NBA fans will have to wait patiently to see what sort of careers Cade Cunningham, Jalen Green, Evan Mobley and the rest of players from the class will have....

Barnes, Kuminga headline list of forwards in NBA draft

Scottie Barnes and Jonathan Kuminga offer plenty of versatility to headline the class of forwards in Thursday’s NBA draft. Both have the size and length to tussle inside or contribute on the perimeter, making them potential...

Green headlines list of shooting guards in NBA draft

Jalen Green bypassed college to get the jump on his professional career. The next step comes in Thursday’s NBA draft. Green is among the shooting guards in this year’s draft and looks set to be a...

Cunningham, Suggs headline list of point guards in NBA draft

Cade Cunningham arrived at Oklahoma State as the expected No. 1 overall NBA draft pick and did nothing to change that in one season as the Cowboys’ floor leader. He’s the headliner in this draft among...