NBA News

Subscribe to NBA News feed NBA News
Latest NBA news from
Updated: 16 min 15 sec ago

Brown's 30 points sets Celtics' playoff-game mark

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 01:23
Jaylen Brown became the youngest player in Celtics history to score 30 points or more in a playoff game during Tuesday's Game 2 triumph over the Milwaukee Bucks.

Bucks' Bledsoe on matchup vs. Rozier: 'Who?'

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 01:23
Boston's Terry Rozier torched the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 2 of their playoff series Tuesday night, but Milwaukee guard Eric Bledsoe was dismissive of Rozier and his performance afterward.

With mom battling cancer, Smart eyes return

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 22:09
Celtics guard Marcus Smart is with the team for its playoff series against Milwaukee to honor the wishes of his mother, Camellia, who told her son last week she's been diagnosed with bone marrow cancer. Smart says his mother told him to be with the team.

Sources: Budenholzer, Suns meet to talk job

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 21:46
The Suns and Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer have met over the last two days to discuss their head coaching position, sources tell ESPN.

Brown: 'Unified' in handling of Embiid injury

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 21:42
"What I can say is there is a very unified effort with his representation and the people around him," coach Brett Brown said about the handling of Joel Embiid's broken orbital bone and concussion.

76ers vs. Mavs for NBA China Games '18

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 21:10
The Process will head overseas when the 76ers face the Mavericks in the NBA China Games 2018.

George, Mitchell questionable for Game 2

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 18:21
Oklahoma City's Paul George and Utah's Donovan Mitchell are listed as questionable for Wednesday's Game 2 between their respective teams. George has a bruised right hip, while Mitchell has a bruised left foot.

Korver balancing tragedy, injury with playoffs

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 18:00
Kyle Korver said he feels he's "in a good spot" after dealing with his brother's death and his own injury over the past month.

Love: Cavaliers' Game 1 loss a wake-up call

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:59
Kevin Love thinks the Cavaliers' Game 1 loss to the Pacers should be a wake-up call.

Follow live: Wizards look to bounce back against the Raptors

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 16:28
John Wall and Washington aim to avoid losing a second straight game to Toronto in their first-round series.

We've got the proof: You cannot stop Joel Embiid. You can't even hope to contain him

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 16:17
Here's what we know: Joel Embiid, at 30 minutes per game, is an MVP candidate. Here's what we also know: Embiid is nearly healthy again and rotations get shorter in the playoffs. So, Joel Embiid ... with no restrictions? Look out, NBA.

Lowe: What the Cavs can do better in Game 2

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 15:43
With the Cavs facing a potential 0-2 deficit, Zach Lowe breaks down the Game 1 blowout and what it means for Game 2.

Wall, Beal: Refs missed calls in Game 1 loss

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 15:32
John Wall and Bradley Beal say that a few officiating calls were missed during Game 1 of their first-round playoff series against the Raptors, and they are ready to adjust to that for Game 2.

Follow live: Blazers look to bounce back against Pelicans

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:25
Damian Lillard and Portland look to better contain Anthony Davis and New Orleans in Game 2 of their first-round series.

G League raises players' salaries to $35K

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:08
G League players will receive a base salary of $7,000 per month or $35,000 total for the five-month 2018-19 season.

Jabari Parker looks to reset after a forgettable playoff debut

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 13:50
The Bucks forward had a rough outing in his first taste of playoff basketball, but he and his teammates are confident that the real Jabari Parker will show up in Game 2.

Sixers finish 3rd in NBA merchandise sales

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:15
The 76ers were the third best-selling team in merchandise this season, behind only the Warriors and Cavs. It's the highest ranking for the Sixers since 2002-03.

The unheralded moves that kept Boston's season alive and thriving

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:32
Danny Ainge's summer of deals resulted in a blockbuster overhaul of Boston's roster. Little did he know he'd also be setting up a safety net for the injury-riddled Celtics.

Nets' Marks preaches next step, 'impatience'

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 06:05
Nets GM Sean Marks is preaching a "level of impatience" for the team as they move into the next phase of their rebuilding process next season.

Green: Spurs' Bertans deserved flagrant, too

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 04:39
Draymond Green said he felt if his actions in the fourth quarter Monday warranted a flagrant foul, Spurs forward Davis Bertans also should have been called for one, too. "If you're going to penalize me, then why not penalize both?" he said.