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G League MVP Lorenzo Brown is now eligible for the NBA playoffs after having his two-way deal converted to an NBA deal by the Toronto Raptors.
The Wooden Award winner and two-time champion with the Wildcats announces his decision to move on to the NBA.
Villanova junior guard Jalen Brunson, the consensus NCAA player of the year for the national champion Villanova Wildcats, will enter the 2018 NBA draft.
Rockets star Chris Paul told G League call-up Andre Ingram that he was in awe of his story, saying Ingram's "10 years grinding" in the NBA's developmental league before finally making his NBA debut Tuesday was "unbelievable."
The uplifting story had social media losing its mind, including several notable NBA players who felt as shocked and inspired as everyone else.
Kevin Durant plans to decline his player option and become an unrestricted free agent this summer in order to restructure a new deal with the Warriors, league sources told ESPN.
The Houston Rockets set a franchise record for wins and coach Mike D'Antoni says the season won't be diminished if the team fails to win the NBA championship.
Rockets forward Luc Mbah a Moute, a key rotation player, dislocated his right shoulder Tuesday against the Lakers -- a meaningless game for Western Conference-leading Houston.
JJ Redick scored 28 points and the surging Philadelphia 76ers set a franchise record with their 15th consecutive victory, holding off the Atlanta Hawks 121-113 Tuesday night to move a step closer to locking up the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference.
Zach Lowe makes his picks for the six individual awards, sorting out the top contenders and most deserving runners-up.
Jazz standout rookie Donovan Mitchell told ESPN he isn't "worrying" or "losing sleep" over Rookie of the Year honors, and poked some fun at Ben Simmons' comments by wearing a hoodie on Tuesday that defined the word "rookie."
Dirk Nowitzki says he never wavered in his goal of completing the two-year contract he signed with the Mavs last summer, adding that he wants to help the team "push through the tough times."
With a playoff spot on the line Wednesday night against Denver, Minnesota's Jimmy Butler made it clear the Timberwolves have to play harder than they did during Monday's win over the Grizzlies.
The Lakers made 10-year G League veteran Andre Ingram's dreams come true when he was called up by the NBA team.
With Russell Westbrook needing 16 rebounds to become the first player to average a triple-double in multiple seasons, Thunder teammate Carmelo Anthony joked that Westbrook "steals" rebounds meant for others.
We break down how postseason awards could change contending teams, which players still have bonuses to clinch in the playoffs, and who already hit their marks.
Robert Pera will retain his majority interest in the Grizzlies via the buy-sell process, with the value of the club between $1.3 billion and $1.4 billion, sources told ESPN.
The 76ers' rookie sensation discusses what he needs to do to take his game to the next level and whether he'll be recruiting LeBron James this offseason.
Villanova junior All-American Mikal Bridges told ESPN he will bypass his final year of eligibility and enter the NBA draft, where he's projected to be a lottery pick.
Israel's top basketball team has cut its star player, Glen Rice Jr., after he punched a teammate in the face.