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How Cavs, Spurs handled trade demands by stars is worlds apart

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 13:37
Both Kyrie Irving and LaMarcus Aldridge asked out this past summer. How Cleveland and San Antonio responded is revealing of the franchises.

LeBron: Can't allow racism to divide us

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 13:16
Cavs star LeBron James says he hopes Dr. Martin Luther King would be proud of his social activism

Follow live: Paul returns to L.A. to face Clippers

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:37
Chris Paul takes on his former Clippers teammates for first time since he was traded over the summer to Rockets.

Follow live: Struggling Cavaliers host Warriors

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:23
LeBron James and Cavaliers look to avenge their Christmas Day loss to Kevin Durant and Warriors.

Sources: KD's desire to own team intensifies

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 09:53
Kevin Durant's desire to own an NBA team has intensified since joining the Golden State Warriors, sources told ESPN.

'The gift and the curse' fueling Paul's competitive fire

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 09:34
Chris Paul is a basketball drill sergeant who demands the same kind of determination and commitment he gives, a leadership style that hasn't always meshed with teammates.

Who had the best sneakers of Week 13 in the NBA?

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 09:10
Were Karl-Anthony Towns' latest custom kicks enough to take home the crown this week?

How the NBA relaxes its sneaker rules for MLK Day

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 09:09
MLK Day is one of the many days on the NBA calendar where the league changes its guidelines to allow players more freedom to show off their personality or send a message.

Reflections on Martin Luther King Day

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 08:41
André Snellings discusses the meaning of Monday's holiday to him and examines the fantasy value of the stumbling Cavaliers.

Silver: Trump controversy 'impetus' for change

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 22:04
Adam Silver says Trump's reference to Haiti and some African countries as reported by multiple outlets last week "is discouraging" and that it will not "deter" the work of the NBA and NBPA.

Lakers' Ball (knee) questionable for Grizzlies

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 22:03
After he played 43 minutes Saturday, an MRI on Sunday revealed that Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball suffered a minor left-knee sprain during the game. He's listed as questionable for Monday's game at Memphis.

Davis sets season-high with 48-pt. performance

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 21:58
New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis set an NBA single-season mark for points on Sunday with a 48-point, 17-rebound performance against the New York Knicks. This was Davis' fifth career game with at least 45 points and 15 rebounds.

Rockets' Harden could return as soon as Thurs.

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 16:12
The Houston Rockets hope star guard James Harden can return from a Grade 2 strain of his right hamstring within a week, coach Mike D'Antoni said. Harden suffered the injury on Dec. 31 against the Los Angeles Lakers.

Struggling Thomas excited for Cavs-Warriors

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 15:33
Despite his sporadic playing time and uneven statistics, Cavaliers guard Isaiah Thomas says "it's exciting" to go up against the Warriors soon, and says his up-and-down play since returning from injury shouldn't be surprising.

Pelton mail: Do Brandon Ingram's big minutes help his development?

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 01:34
Kevin Pelton answers questions on Zach LaVine versus Andrew Wiggins, how to evaluate coaches, bye weeks and more.

LaVine's triumphant return comes in another close Bulls win

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 00:10
Zach LaVine's first NBA game since a torn ACL in February 2017 was a success as the Bulls defeated the Pistons.

Warriors win in the north despite huge rally by Raptors

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 22:24
The Warriors scored 81 first half points in Toronto, but the Raptors fought all the way back and put a major scare in the defending champs.

Curry (ankle) OK'd for Warriors-Raptors game

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 19:17
Stephen Curry will return to the Golden State lineup on Saturday night in Toronto after missing two games with a sprained ankle.

Report: Jazz's Sefolosha (MCL) possibly done

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 18:54
Jazz forward Thabo Sefolosha, who injured his MCL on Friday, may need season-ending surgery, according to a report from the Salt Lake Tribune.

Lakers owner Buss tweets support for Walton

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 15:34
Lakers majority owner Jeanie Buss publicly backed coach Luke Walton -- who was said to have "lost his team" by LaVar Ball -- on Twitter, posting a photo and using the hashtag #InLukeWeTrust for the second time.