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...

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...

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...

Candid Coaches: Who will be the best team and most likely national champion this season in college basketball?

CBS Sports college basketball writers Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander surveyed more than 100 coaches for our annual Candid Coaches series. They polled everyone from head coaches at elite programs to assistants at smaller Division I...

USC and UCLA basketball are eager to ring in new season

USC coach Andy Enfield talks to guard Tahj Eaddy during a game last season.. (Mark J. Terrill / Associated Press) The festivities couldn’t start without the ringbearers. Speaking first before a gathering of Southern California college...

Steve Kerr confirms Warriors are ‘chasing wins’ this season

Kerr pokes fun at self, confirms Warriors are ‘chasing wins’ originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea Steve Kerr was in a good mood following the Warriors‘ 121-107 win over the Portland Trail Blazers in their preseason...

‘Not this year’: Stephen Curry shows us lunging attempt at 3-point foul that won’t be rewarded this season

Getty Images There are a handful of things that, over the last few years, had become supremely annoying about NBA basketball, one of which was the precipitous uptick in 3-point shooters drawing phantom fouls by throwing...

UCLA basketball coach Mick Cronin embracing big expectations for this season

UCLA coach Mick Cronin talks to guards Tyger Campbell (10), Jaime Jaquez Jr. (4) and Jake Kyman (13) during a game last season. All three players return this season. (Ringo H.W. Chiu / Associated Press) Mick...

Warriors’ Andrew Wiggins has gotten COVID-19 vaccine and will be available for all games this season

Getty Images Golden State Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins has received the COVID-19 vaccine and will be available for all games this season, head coach Steve Kerr announced on Sunday.  Wiggins had been unvaccinated heading into training...