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From Sarunas Marciulionis to Manu Ginobili, from James Harden to Giannis Antetokounmpo, this is the inside story of how the Eurostep became the most devastating move in basketball.
Can the Rockets unlock the mythical "Olympic Melo" the Thunder couldn't? Tim MacMahon and Royce Young discuss Carmelo Anthony's new role in Houston ahead of his OKC reunion.
The veteran center made an immediate impact on the Lakers' defense and rebounding just a day after arriving from Phoenix.
The Bucks have applied for cap relief on Mirza Teletovic's contract based on his career-ending injury suffered last year, sources told ESPN.
The Celtics have one of the league's worst offenses, but Kyrie Irving & Co. are optimistic they'll round into form and quiet the critics.
The NBA has fined Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic $25,000 for using derogatory and offensive language during a postgame interview.
Warriors forward Draymond Green will miss Thursday's game against the 8-2 Bucks because of a sprained toe, the team announced.
Norman Powell, who injured his left shoulder in Tuesday's victory over Utah, is expected to miss four to six weeks, a source told ESPN. He is one of the Raptors' top reserves.
LeBron James supports the captains' choices for the NBA All-Star Game being televised. "Fantasy basketball for us," LeBron said of last year's draft with Steph Curry. "It was fun."
Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat will miss his first game of the season Wednesday night against the San Antonio Spurs for personal reasons.
The WNBA needs a new CBA, a president and improved marketing. Adam Silver shared his views on each topic, including travel and G League contracts.
Reserve forward Mike Muscala, in his first season with the Philadelphia 76ers, will miss about a week with a fractured nose and cut on his face after a collision in practice.
Devin Booker says the struggling Suns need to start holding one another accountable, citing a lack of team chemistry, after an "embarrassing" loss at home to the Nets.
There are big questions about how Jimmy Butler fits next to Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid in the Sixers' struggling offense.
The Lakers signed Tyson Chandler on Monday, after the veteran center cleared waivers on a contract buyout with the Suns.
Celtics guard Kyrie Irving's postgame toss of the ball into the stands in Denver will cost him $25,000.
X-rays and further examination of Russell Westbrook's ankle confirmed it was nothing more than a sprain, but he has been ruled out for the Oklahoma City Thunder's game Wednesday against the Cleveland Cavaliers. He'll be re-evaluated Thursday.
The Cavs will be without Sam Dekker for 2-4 weeks after the forward suffered a sprained ankle against the Magic on Monday night.