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Dirk Nowitzki likely to come off bench this season, coach Rick Carlisle says
Nowitzki said he was open to it and it sounds like Carlisle may take him up on it.
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Report: Timberwolves rebuffing Jimmy Butler trade calls
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor to be involved in process
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Brand thinks Embiid could be one of best ever
Elton Brand explains why he believes Joel Embiid could go down as one of the best players in the history of the NBA and why the "The Process" is far from over.
How Elton Brand landed Sixers GM job
New Sixers general manager Elton Brand opens up about how he landed the job and why he had no desire to become a coach.
Pistons PG Reggie Jackson says ankle injury still keeping him off court
Jackson: 'But it feels night and day compared to last year'
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Magic Johnson already excited by LeBron’s offseason impact on Lakers
Magic Johnson can already see LeBron James' impact on the young Los Angeles Lakers.
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Knicks will not offer Kristaps Porzingis max contract extension to preserve cap space
They will pay him, just next summer. Hope he's okay with that.
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Stephen Curry, Chris Paul, John Wall team up for Hurricane Florence relief
All three players are natives of North Carolina.
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Richard Jefferson’s father killed in drive-by shooting in Los Angeles
LAPD says it's still unclear whether Jefferson Sr. was the target of the crime or a bystander.
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Knicks won’t rush Kristaps Porzingis or future building plans
Kristaps Porzingis is back with his teammates, though the New York Knicks don't know when he'll be back on the court.
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Report: Numerous teams interested in possible Jimmy Butler trade
If/when Tom Thibodeau comes around to the trade idea, Minnesota can send Butler to any team offering the best deal.
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DeMar DeRozan tells Serge Ibaka when he plays Raptors he’ll “probably go for 50”
Serge Ibaka has a cooking show on YouTube called “How Hungry Are You?” Seriously. You can see an episode above. That was much higher on the list of things I did not expect than Bert and Ernie...
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How far can contrarian, big, defensive Jazz go in the West this season?
Can Donovan Mitchell keep the Utah offense afloat for another season?
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New 76ers GM Elton Brand won’t yield control, but will collaborate
Only two years out of the NBA, Elton Brand is set to return to the league as a 39-year-old general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers.
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Markelle Fultz reveals new jumper (video)
76ers guard: 'Everything's back to even better than what it was'
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Can Mike Budenholzer lift Milwaukee to top of East?
How much can a coach and a system lift a team? Milwaukee is going to find out, and they are betting it’s a lot.
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Same company to appear on Trail Blazers jerseys, reportedly endorse Damian Lillard
The Portland Trail Blazers have announced a multi-year jersey sponsorship deal with Performance Health, an Illinois-based company that manufactures products for the rehabilitation and sports medicine...
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Report: Jimmy Butler wanted Timberwolves to add four years, $155 million to his contract this summer
That would've required more cap space than Minnesota had
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Report: Clippers emerging as frontrunner to sign Kawhi Leonard
Because he'd join Jimmy Butler?
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Reports: Jimmy Butler’s trade preference is Clippers, Knicks less interested
Nets also reportedly motivated to trade for Timberwolves star
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Report: Jimmy Butler less enthused about Lakers after they signed LeBron James
Butler reportedly wants 'central role in a big market'
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Would Jimmy Butler actually sign a contract extension?
It'd be a major financial sacrifice
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Space Jam 2 closer to reality: LeBron reportedly teams with Black Panther director
Filming is tentatively scheduled for the summer of 2019.
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Cuban to donate $10 million to women in workplace programs as part of Mavericks’ harassment deal with NBA
The report found Cuban himself did not know of the issues under his own roof.
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Pelicans stay one small step ahead of their shortcomings catching up to them, per usual
Grading the New Orleans Pelicans' offseason
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After hip surgery, Isaiah Thomas not 100 percent for start of Denver training camp
Thomas had hip surgery in April and could miss "a while."
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Lonzo Ball will not be cleared for 5-on-5 at start of Lakers’ training camp
He is recovering from off-season knee surgery.
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PBT Podcast: Can anyone beat the Golden State Warriors?
We answer that question with Mark Medina of the San Jose Mercury News.
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Brett Brown on Ben Simmons: ‘His jump shot’s not going to define him’
Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz are expected this season to join Philadelphia's Big Three.
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Knicks’ Courtney Lee denies report he wants to be traded to contender
Lee says his preference is to remain in New York.
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Deron Williams and Jerry Sloan finally buried the hatchet
The two great sportsmen were able to come together and at least see each other's point of view as a sort of armistice.
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Masai Ujiri on Kawhi Leonard: ‘He is happy. There is no maintenance with him’
Raptors fans, who are dedicated and passionate, should be hoping that they finally make a Finals run this year.
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Report: 76ers rookie Zhaire Smith expected to return around Christmas
First-rounder broke his foot last month
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Kevin Love launches “Love Fund” to bring more focus to mental health issues
The league and players' union sent out a letter to players telling them to take advantage of new NBA mental health programs.
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Sixers hire Elton Brand as new General Manager
The is a stay-the-course hire.
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Pat Riley: Dion Waiters not recovered for start of training camp, “unlikely” for start of season
He had ankle surgery during last season but is not fully recovered yet.
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Michael Jordan donates $2 million to Hurricane Florence recovery efforts
There are also "Charlotte Strong" T-shirts with the Hornets logo as a fundraiser for aid organizations.
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Report: Celtics were working with Jabari Bird on mental-health treatment before alleged domestic-violence incident
Bird accused of strangling and kicking girlfriend, threatening to commit suicide
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