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Steph Curry’s Repeatable Magic

The Warriors star is off to a red-hot start this season, conducting Steve Kerr’s beautiful music on the court. Here’s how he’s doing it.

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The Wizards Are Hoping the Slow-and-Steady Approach Ends the Race for Bradley Beal

Beal is still uncertain about his future, much to the chagrin of star-needy teams across the NBA. To convince their high-scoring guard to stay put, Washington is taking its rebuild step-by-step, with a goal of building a title team around him … eventually.

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Watson to Miami Rumors and Tua’s Future With Jeff Darlington, Plus a Look Back at “The War,” Hagler-Hearns, With Bob Arum and Don Stradley

Ryen also gets into some NBA talk, including how impressed he is with the Hawks and their depth, before getting a ruling on a pickup hoops encounter

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Ben Simmons Is Thrown Out of Practice, Throwing Sixers Into Chaos

The wantaway point guard’s return has gone just about as bad as it possibly could have

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The Players Who Will Define the 2021-22 NBA Season

Raja and Logan rank the top 10 players who will shape the league this season

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The Return of the Culture Warriors?

Logan Murdock joins Chris and Seerat to discuss the return of the Warriors, including Steph’s scoring outburst and Draymond Green’s role on the team

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Ten First Impressions From the Opening Games. Plus, Issues With the NBA 75 List.

Verno and KOC discuss the most glaring omissions from the NBA 75 rollout and the fact that it ended up actually being the NBA 76, and then give 10 first impressions from the first three days of NBA games

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LaMelo’s and Russ’s Opening Nights, Plus the First Time Kelly Oubre Jr. Met MJ

The Charlotte forward joins Wos to discuss his new clothing line and what to expect from the Hornets this year

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Still Buzzing From the Knicks’ Opener, Plus a Giants, Jets, and NFL Week 7 Preview With Joe Benigno

Plus, fantasy expert Jason Katz closes the show out with some advice for your lineup

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NBA 75 Snubs, 2004 Lakers Flashbacks, Million-Dollar Picks, and Year of the Kebabs

Plus, previewing this weekend’s NFL slate and discussing the MLB postseason

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Draymond Green Has Something to Say

The three-time champion admits that he lost interest in the game when the title runs stalled. But he’s adapted to his new role as mentor for Golden State’s young core, and is ready to get back to the way things were—both on the court and in front of the mic.

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Bears-Bucs Preview, Bulls Season Opener Recap, and Random NBA Encounters

Plus, addressing the Ben Simmons situation and the NFL email scandal

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Are the Lakers Going to Be OK?

Plus, Deandre Ayton and the case of the missing bag

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NBA Opening Day Card Buys, NBA 75 List, and Mailbag Questions

Mike and Jesse discuss which players’ card values to watch

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The Dodgers and Red Sox Are Both on the Ropes. Can Either Come Back?

Ryan and CC recap the wins that put the Astros and Braves a victory away from the World Series and talk about the start to the NBA season, including the Knicks bringing life back to MSG

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The Knicks Have Some New Tricks up Their Sleeves

Julius Randle’s breakthrough performance fueled New York’s revival last season, but the playoffs showed that he alone can take the team only so far. Thanks to a few surprisingly modest offseason moves, the Knicks looked more complete in a season-opening double-overtime win over the Celtics.

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Knicks Win Double-OT Thriller in Opener vs. Celtics

JJ breaks down the blown lead late in regulation, RJ Barrett and Obi Toppin changing the game, Fournier and Kemba’s roller coaster debuts, and more

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Warriors Look Impressive Against the Lakers, and the Bucks Dominate the Nets

Justin, Rob, and Wos discuss the first two games of the NBA season

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NBA “State of the Association” Address, Plus LSU’s Future and the Top of Every Major Conference With Bruce Feldman

Plus, Ryen and Bruce talk about Spencer Rattler’s future

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Five Takeaways From Opening Night of the 2021-22 NBA Season

Giannis: still really good. As for Russell Westbrook, there’s a lot that needs to be figured out.

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Lakers-Warriors, Simmons Suspended, Ayton’s Non-max, and Surging Cowboys With Jackie MacMullan and Ben Solak

Plus, potential "tailspin" Eastern Conference teams, and a Patriots free agency retrospective

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The Stages of Yankees Grief and Nets Drop the Opener, Plus Jerry Ferrara and JackO

Plus, JJ listens to some voicemails and does this week’s Trivia Q&A With JJ

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The Championship Series Are Heating Up

CC and Ryan react to the Dodgers’ and Astros’ wins before discussing the latest development in the Ben Simmons saga

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The League Is Back! NBA Season Preview With Vincent Goodwill

Jason discusses how the Bulls could perform this year

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Cam Thomas, Scottie Barnes, and Seven Young NBA Players to Watch This Year

KOC breaks down the most exciting young prospects in basketball

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What Will Happen With Ben Simmons? Plus More Questions About the NBA Season

Chris Ryan and Seerat Sohi preview the biggest story lines of the season, including Russell Westbrook’s fit in L.A. and the Kyrie Irving drama

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The Greatest Hoops Video Game of All Time: The Complete History of ‘NBA Street Vol. 2’

J. Kyle Mann breaks down the game’s legacy through extensive interviews and historical research

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Bucks, Lakers, or Nets: Who Is the Title Favorite?

The ‘Group Chat’ crew answers the most burning questions heading into the 2021-22 NBA season

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2021-22 NBA Season Preview and Predictions

Plus, Verno and KOC react to all the contract extensions that occurred (or didn’t) before the deadline

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The Suns Drop a Mixed Bag, Plus More Rookie Contract Extension Takeaways

Phoenix came to terms with one of the key young players from its NBA Finals run … but not another. We take stock of those decisions, as well as new deals for Jaren Jackson Jr., Kevin Huerter, and more.

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Welcome to The Ringer’s 2021 NBA Previewpalooza

The NBA is back! The Ringer NBA crew counted down to tipoff with brand-new episodes of your favorite podcasts and original videos to ring in the new season

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Ryen Russillo’s Most Intriguing NBA Story Lines

Russillo discusses some of the biggest talking points of the season, including the Hawks’ potential emergence, Luka Doncic’s ceiling, and the Nets’ chances without Kyrie Irving

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Giannis Will Win His Third MVP and More Bold NBA Predictions

Chris Vernon and KOC talk Giannis, Lillard, and bold predictions for the 2021-22 season

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Kawhi Leonard Says He Has “Fire Sh*t” Coming With New Balance

Plus, the return of Big Baller Brand and reacting to appearances from NBA players at the Met Gala

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2021 NBA Previewpalooza Live

The NBA is back! Join the Ringer NBA crew with a video countdown to tipoff.

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The 2021-22 NBA Entrance Survey

Awards predictions, NBA Finals picks, the most intriguing teams and players, and more