The 2015 NBA Rookie of the Year isn’t resting on his laurels. Towns spent the off-season grinding in Southern California, where he hit the weights harder than a lot of NFL guys. His goal? To come back even stronger in Year 2. “I feel like I have so much more to prove,” Towns says. Here’s what else is on his mind.
J.R. Smith reveals his secret to laser accuracy from beyond the arc, LeBron James shares a drill he uses to stay a step ahead of his opponents (just ask Andre Igoudala), and Kyrie Irving dishes up a hack he uses to improve his handles that’s unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Check it out.
Watch two of the NBA’s most dynamic talents go head-to-head in a tough off-season workout. They’re competitors, they’re friends, and they’re both better because of their rivalry. See for yourself.
Elusive. Explosive. Above the Rim. Those are just a few ways to describe Jimmy Butler’s style of play. How does he do it? With help from an awesome off-season workout designed to make basketball players all of that and more. Take a cue from Butler and try these moves.
For two years, Joel Embiid was basketball’s great white buffalo, an elusive talent with seemingly limitless potential. Find out how he got over the injury bug and built himself into a force on the court in this exclusive article.
With many predicting that the Timberwolves will be one of the most exciting young teams in the league, Minnesota’s dynamic point guard got serious about his training. See how he bulked up to make this his best year yet.
TIPS & TRICKS
Think cafeteria food is rough? We show you how to navigate the lunch line and come out with a meal that actually supports your athletic goals. You’ll learn how to get good nutrition out of a vending machine too. Really.
We have news for you: You’re being watched by coaches, recruiters, and —worst of all—insane fans. What you do online can ether set you up for success or subvert that scholarship offer you’ve always wanted. Here’s how to game the system to come out on top.
Five ways you can improve your skills on the court today, broken down into simple step-by-step techniques. Master them today.
The next evolution of the current generation of video game consoles is here. We got our hands on the Xbox One S Madden 17 Bundle and put it through its paces to help you decide if this great-looking console is worth your hard-earned cash. The short answer is yes. And no.
There’s no better time than now to be a video game-playing NBA fan. NBA 2K17 is the best basketball game we’ve ever played on any system. A big chunk of the fun comes down to the game’s fantastic “My Player” mode, which puts you in the sneakers of an up-and-coming NBA superstar.