LeBron James downplays reaching In-Season Tournament title game

LeBron James and the Lakers may be on their way to the NBA In-Season Tournament Championship Game, also known as the NBA Cup, but he doesn't view it on the same level as the postseason. James was asked directly on TNT Thursday night after his team's 133-89 win over the Pelicans how it felt to […]

NBA reveals Las Vegas in-season tournament court for final four

The first NBA In-Season Tournament was a huge success for the league. Group play kicked off the tournament with plenty of competitive and exciting games. The quarterfinals were similarly successful, highlighted by a thrilling upset win for the Pacers over the Celtics and a controversial last-second win for the Lakers over the Suns. . The […]

The NBA In-Season Tournament can’t fix what’s wrong with American basketball players

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver imported the wrong ideas from European soccer. American professional basketball needs a “relegation” format instead of in-season tournaments. American professional sports lack results, but there are no additional carrots. Look, I’m not an expert on soccer or the English Premier League. However, I understand that a club can be relegated from […]

Knicks ousted from NBA In-Season Tournament, no match from Bucks

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Thank you very much, Adam Silver. In the end, the only thing the Knicks got in the commissioner’s beloved NBA Cup was a tougher schedule. Coach Tom Thibodeau’s team succumbed to a powerful offense Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the inseason tournament, watching helplessly as the Bucks rained 3s and Giannis Antetokounmpo […]

LeBron James leads Lakers in In-Season Tournament semifinal

LOS ANGELES — LeBron James scored 15 of his 31 points in the fourth quarter and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Phoenix Suns 106-103 on Tuesday night, clinching a berth in the final semifinals of the inaugural NBA in-season tournament. Ta. Anthony Davis had 27 points and 15 rebounds and Austin Reeves had 20 […]

NBA In-Season Tournament pick, odds

Commercial content. Over 21 years old. Action Network is the official betting partner of the New York Post, which edits this content. The NBA made a great decision for the first time. In-season tournaments were pure entertainment. After Indiana and New Orleans punched their ticket to the semifinals on Monday, the Lakers, Suns, Bucks and […]

Kings fan dies after ‘medical emergency’ during In-Season Tournament

A fan died after suffering a “medical emergency” during a Kings in-season tournament home game against the Pelicans on Monday night at Golden 1 Center. “During the first quarter of the Kings vs. Pelicans game, a guest experienced a medical emergency,” the Kings said in a statement Monday night. According to ESPN. “Paramedics responded immediately […]

Why In-Season Tournament duel means more for Knicks than Bucks

The NBA’s new in-season tournaments have taken some time to get used to by players, coaches and fans alike, but they’re off to a promising start and have added a little more life to the normally uninteresting regular-season games. We’ll soon find out if that turns into something more, as the quarterfinals begin this week […]