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Lue on Cavs' slump: 'Got to get rid of agendas'

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 00:42
Following another blowout loss, Cavs coach Ty Lue expressed concern over possible agendas on the team, saying his players need to get rid of them and "play the right way."

Clippers' Jordan exits game with injured ankle

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 00:40
LA Clippers center DeAndre Jordan rolled his left ankle near the end of the first half Thursday night in Sacramento and is out for the remainder of the game.

KD prefers not to select ASG team, Curry all in

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 23:37
Kevin Durant likes the new All-Star game format but would prefer for someone else to pick the teams, while his Warriors teammate Stephen Curry would be all for picking the team.

Raptors rout sleepwalking Cavaliers in Toronto

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 22:52
The Cleveland Cavaliers were sent to their seventh loss in 10 games after a short-handed Toronto Raptors team blew them out in Canada.

Pop: Aldridge asked to be traded before season

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 22:39
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich pointed to an offseason trade request by LaMarcus Aldridge as somewhat of a catalyst for the two coming to a better understanding before the start of the season.

Hornets' Clifford cleared to return to coaching

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 21:14
Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford has been cleared to return to coaching after a recent health-related absence.

Lowe's 10 things: Dirk forever, whining about layups and All-Star Oladipo

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 21:02
Zach Lowe highlights Dirk Nowitzki leading the way while barely moving, Victor Oladipo's explosive play, garbage-time controversies and more.

Pistons talking with teams about a potential Stanley Johnson trade

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 19:02
With the Pistons already active in an early trade market, Detroit has had talks with teams about the eighth pick of the 2015 draft.

Sources: Waiters faces season-ending surgery

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 18:51
Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters will undergo season-ending surgery on his troublesome left ankle, league sources told ESPN. Waiters is likely to have the surgery sometime within the next two weeks.

Source: NBA prospects denied by G League

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 17:47
Several first-round prospects for the 2018 NBA draft have been told they are ineligible to play for the G League after inquiring about playing this season, a league source told ESPN.

Fantasy 30: Jabari Parker's timeline, Tim Hardaway Jr. getting closer

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 17:25
We take a trip around the NBA to suss out key fantasy tidbits on every team, including the latest on players returning from injuries and those who recently got hurt.

Silver hopes to resolve gripes from refs, players

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 17:14
NBA commissioner Adam Silver admits that fines doled out to players for criticizing refs are more symbolic than actual deterrents. Silver proposed a meeting between some NBA veterans and a few referees during All-Star week.

Chris Paul and the pursuit of passing perfection

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 16:01
Passing isn't just an art and a science to Chris Paul. It's an obsession that has helped create one of the greatest floor generals in NBA history.

LeBron, Curry new leaders in All-Star voting

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 14:09
LeBron James and Stephen Curry lead the Eastern and Western conferences in All-Star fan balloting with less than a week remaining.

Play on: LeBron not yet thinking of retirement

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 14:09
LeBron James, who is 126 point shy of becoming the seventh player to reach the 30,000-point milestone, says he'll trust his gut when it's time to retire, but that time isn't now.

Lillard in Paul's face over garbage time hoop

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 11:35
Blazers guard Damian Lillard had words with Chris Paul after the Rockets star hit a layup in garbage time of a Houston win.

NBA Power Rankings: Streaking Heat rise into the top 10

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 10:55
Miami has won seven straight and now sit one game behind slumping Cleveland in the Eastern Conference standings. Can LeBron & Co. right the ship with a win over the Warriors?

Follow live: Short-handed Spurs visit Lakers

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 10:52
Without Kawhi Leonard and Rudy Gay, who are nursing injuries, San Antonio will try to keep Lonzo Ball and Los Angeles from recording their third straight win.

Follow live: Struggling Cavs face tough road test

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 10:45
The Raptors are trying to run their home record to 15-2 and pull further ahead of the Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference standings.

Follow live: Celtics, 76ers face off in London

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 09:53
In the NBA’s latest London showcase, Eastern Conference-leading Boston looks to beat Philadelphia for the third time this season.