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Jaren Jackson Jr. out for at least two weeks for Grizzlies
The Memphis Grizzlies announced that Jaren Jackson Jr. suffered a sprained left knee late during the second quarter of Friday’s game vs the Los Angeles Lakers: The @memgrizz today provided a medical update...
Ben Simmons out at least through Monday
Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons‘ troublesome back will keep him out at least through Monday reports NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Serena Winters. Winters reports that Simmons went through testing...
Lance Stephenson hopes strong season in China springboards him back to NBA
The Chinese Basketball Association is currently suspended because of the Coronavirus outbreak.
Bulls’ coach Jim Boylen unapologetic about late-game timeouts in decided games
This is far from the first time Boylen has called a late-game timeout in a decided game.
Mark Cuban blasts NBA officials following Dallas loss in Atlanta
The Dallas Mavericks lost to the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday night and following the game, Mark Cuban lost his mind on the officials. With 8.4 seconds to play in the game and Atlanta leading by two-points,...
Jazz defense no match for small-ball Rockets, James Harden scores 38 in win
James Harden scored 38 points and Russell Westbrook had 34.
Ben Simmons leaves game in first quarter, to have MRI on lower back Sunday
He missed Thursday's game with a sore lower back and could only play one quarter Saturday.
Watch Dwyane Wade have his number retired by Heat
Dwyane Wade is the greatest Miami Heat player ever. He was at the heart of every championship the Heat won, he was active and beloved in the community, he was the face of the franchise. Now his legacy is...
Stephen Curry cleared for contact, goes through full scrimmage with Warriors
The planned March return for Curry seems on track.
Kings return to Staples Center, beat Clippers for second time in a month
Kent Bazemore scored a season-high 23 points, Bogdan Bogdanovic added 20.
Tonight Miami retires Dwyane Wade’s number, time to watch some career highlights
The Miami Heat will retire Dwyane Wade's No. 3 jersey tonight, the highlight of a weekend-long celebration.
No tanking for Wolves, Karl-Anthony Towns wants to return to court this season
Towns and Russell could use the time on the court to become more accustomed to each other's games.
Kemba Walker has knee drained, could get rest in run-up to playoffs
Walker is trying to get used to the idea of getting some rest down the stretch.
Referee bumps into waitress, tray of drinks spilled on court during Blazers game
Be happy you didn't have to clean this up.
Watch LeBron James score 32; Anthony Davis’ big second half lift Lakers past Grizzlies
LeBron James scored 32 points, Anthony Davis recovered from an early injury scare to get 28 points and 13 rebounds.
Pilot in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash had FAA reprimand for flying in reduced visibility
The pilot in the Kobe Bryant helicopter crash was reprimanded five years ago by FAA for flying without permission into an area with reduced visibility.
Watch Zion Williamson score 25, lead Pelicans to crucial win vs. Trail Blazers
Zion Williamson had 25 points for his seventh straight game with at least 20 points.
Pascal Siakam scores 37, Raptors remain red hot with win vs. Suns
The Raptors picked up their 16th victory in 17 games.
Moe Harkless says no buyout with Knicks: “I’ll be here the rest of the year”
Harkless would have suitors on playoff teams, but he is going to ride out the season in New York.
Lakers reportedly will waive DeMarcus Cousins to clear roster spot
He never set foot on the court for the Lakers this season.
Karl-Anthony Towns has fractured wrist, to be re-evaluated in two weeks
Towns is having a career year on offense, averaging  26.5 points a game while shooting 41 percent from three.
Lakers vs. Clippers game rescheduled for April 9, forces Lakers into back-to-back-to-back
It was the right thing to do to postpone the game, but there were no good options for rescheduling.
Pistons buy out Markieff Morris, who’s reportedly most likely to join Lakers
Morris wouldn't really move the needle for the Lakers.
Heat retiring Dwyane Wade’s No. 3 in weekend-long celebration
Dwyane Wade says that whenever he would hear the national anthem play before Miami home games, he would take a moment and look to the rafters.
Report: NBA executives believe 76ers more likely to trade Joel Embiid than Ben Simmons
The 76ers have spent years building around Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons.
Former John Beilein-coached Michigan player in NBA: Cavaliers players don’t value winning
Even under the cloak of anonymity, that's a harsh way for an NBA player to talk about fellow NBA players.
Damian Lillard: Trail Blazers last team anyone wants to face in playoffs
The Western Conference could have its first playoff team with a losing record since expanding to 15 teams.
Kevin Garnett: Celtics have culture of basketball, opposite of Timberwolves
The Celtics are retiring Kevin Garnett's number.
Report: Trail Blazers offered to trade expiring contracts to Cavaliers for Kevin Love
Kevin Love's trade value has proven divisive inside and outside Cleveland.
Russell Westbrook gets ejected for jawing with Warriors bench (video)
Russell Westbrook's rivalry with the Warriors really escalated with Kevin Durant leaving the Thunder for Oklahoma City.
It was never about this year for the Brooklyn Nets
Breaking down what's next for the Brooklyn Nets.
Trae Young drops career-high 50 points in Hawks win
Trae Young suffered from no All-Star break hangover. The second-year guard went for a career-high 50 points, as the Atlanta Hawks defeated the Miami Heat 129-124. Young shot 12-of-25 from the floor,...
Report: Klay Thompson ruled out for entire 2019-20 season
This was expected and is now all but official.
Kings’ Marvin Bagley III out at least three more weeks with foot sprain
He has played in just 13 games this season.
Kyrie done, but are the Nets?
With Kyrie Irving out for the season, where does that leave the Brooklyn Nets in the Eastern Conference? Sara, Tim, and Jenks discuss.
Ben Simmons out for 76ers Thursday after playing in All-Star Game
Same for Kemba Walker on Friday for Boston.
Can Raptors, Celtics derail Bucks in the East?
Tom Haberstroh discusses if the Raptors or Celtics can catch up to Giannis' Bucks and why he believes Milwaukee is a shoo-in for the NBA Finals.
Small ball elevating Rockets' success
Tom Haberstroh assesses the Houston Rockets' small ball experiment and how it has helped Russell Westbrook's performance.
Will Warriors' Curry return if cleared to play?
Steph Curry is expected to come back, but will the Warriors play him if he's cleared to play on March 1? Tom Haberstroh debates both sides.
What does Beilein's exit mean for Cavs' future?
Head coach John Beilein is out of Cleveland, but what are the implications for the Cavaliers? Tom Haberstroh explains.
What has jumped out from Zion's first 10 games?
Tom Haberstroh breaks down what has impressed him most about Zion in his first 10 NBA games, including his putbacks, agility and more.
Damian Lillard says he expects to miss 3-4 games, at least, with groin injury
That's rough for a team trying to make a push up into the playoffs.
Warriors owner Joe Lacob: We won’t tank
The Warriors are an NBA-worst 12-43. Stephen Curry will eventually get healthy. Klay Thompson will eventually get healthy.
It’s official: Kyrie Irving out for season, to have surgery to repair shoulder
I wouldn't be surprised if this ends Irving's season.
Is Brandon Ingram worth a max contract? Will he get one?
It depends on who you ask.
Nikola Jokic says he dropped 20-25 pounds during this season
“I think I didn’t shoot it that well in the first [part of the season], my shots were always off and short and I was a little bit overweight.”
League executives expect Giannis Antetokounmpo to re-sign with Bucks
On July 1, Milwaukee GM Jon Horst is going to put a $254 million supermax contract in front of Giannis Antetokounmpo. He is almost certainly going to sign it. Sources have been saying that to NBC Sports —...
Buyer's remorse: Biggest busts in 2020 season
The Rotoworld team goes over the biggest disappointments of the season and what their rest of the season could look like.
Out of the blue: The best NBA surprises in 2020
The Rotoworld crew goes over NBA players that have blown away their expectations for the 2020 season, and how they should perform to finish the season.
Chris Paul says he wants to play at least 20 seasons
It's quite the resurgence for the 34-year-old who'd missed the last three All-Star games.