Latest NBA news from www.espn.com
Updated: 34 min 6 sec ago
Both Kyrie Irving and LaMarcus Aldridge asked out this past summer. How Cleveland and San Antonio responded is revealing of the franchises.
Cavs star LeBron James says he hopes Dr. Martin Luther King would be proud of his social activism
Chris Paul takes on his former Clippers teammates for first time since he was traded over the summer to Rockets.
LeBron James and Cavaliers look to avenge their Christmas Day loss to Kevin Durant and Warriors.
Kevin Durant's desire to own an NBA team has intensified since joining the Golden State Warriors, sources told ESPN.
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.
Were Karl-Anthony Towns' latest custom kicks enough to take home the crown this week?
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.
André Snellings discusses the meaning of Monday's holiday to him and examines the fantasy value of the stumbling Cavaliers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Kevin Pelton answers questions on Zach LaVine versus Andrew Wiggins, how to evaluate coaches, bye weeks and more.
Zach LaVine's first NBA game since a torn ACL in February 2017 was a success as the Bulls defeated the Pistons.
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.
Stephen Curry will return to the Golden State lineup on Saturday night in Toronto after missing two games with a sprained ankle.
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 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.