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Watch Giannis Antetokounmpo drop 31 and 10 for Greece against Spain
He put up those numbers in about 21 minutes on the court.
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Patrick: Durant 'acting childish', unlike a leader
Dan Patrick discusses the report that Kevin Durant does not want to play for Steve Nash and why teams like the Boston Celtics and Miami Heat should not want Durant or Kyrie Irving.
Mercury’s Diana Taurasi out for rest of season with quad injury
It's unclear if Taurasi could play in the postseason if the Mercury make it.
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Report: Like Durant, Kyrie Irving also not a fan of Steve Nash, Sean Marks
Irving and Durant remain very tight, if one is unhappy then both are unhappy.
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Sparks players sleeping in airport highlights WNBA travel issues
WNBA teams can't book charter flights for their players, so the Sparks were sleeping on airport benches.
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Nets owner Joe Tsai says front office, coaching staff 'have my support'
Tsai has moved all offseason to take more control of the Nets culture.
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Unvaccinated NBA players will not be able to play in Toronto this season
The same mandate was in place last season north of the border.
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Heat, Spurs will play NBA regular season game in Mexico City
The NBA is back to playing games outside the United States to promote its global brand.
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Dejounte Murray, Paolo Banchero may have beef after pro-am showdown moves to Instagram
Usually, guys have to be in the league for a bit to get a beef going, but not Banchero
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Kent Bazemore agrees to one-year deal with Sacramento Kings
Bazemore played with the Kings for part of the 2019-20 season.
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Watch Carmelo Anthony look good in summer open run in New York
Carmelo Anthony is still a free agent.
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Sue Bird says she’s at peace for what could be final game in Seattle
“I know it’s going to be a really special day. Am I ready for it? I guess we’ll see. It’s gonna be a lot, in all the good ways.”
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Celtics’ Jayson Tatum says sore right shoulder 'feels a lot better'
A shoulder issue slowed Tatum during the NBA Finals.
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Luka Doncic reportedly started offseason workout plan earlier this year
Doncic started his offseason routine much earlier this year.
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Will start of training camp be a 'soft deadline' for Lakers to trade Westbrook?
If Westbrook is still on the team, media day is going to be wild for the Lakers.
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Bulls reportedly could talk contract extension with center Vucevic
The Bulls may want to lock in their 17-point-a-game center now just for the security.
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Stephen Curry responds to Mike James calling him 'one dimensional'
Curry got a laugh out of that one.
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Jayson Tatum on trade rumors: Ignore them, 'control what you can control'
Jayson Tatum has not seen his name in any legitimate trade rumors this summer. However, just about every other Celtic has seen their name pop up.
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Donovan Mitchell trade update: Nothing 'imminent,' Jazz would carry him into season
Danny Ainge is playing a long game and will not be rushed.
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Dragic makes it official, will join Doncic playing for Slovenia at EuroBasket
Slovenia finished fourth in the Olympics.
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Doc Rivers pumps up Tyrese Maxey: 'Most impressive young player I’ve ever had'
Maxey wasn't sure what to do on vacation, or how to relax for a week.
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Report: Lakers, Knicks, Jazz talked massive Westbrook, Mitchell trade
The Jazz want a larger haul of draft picks for Mitchell than they got for Rudy Gobert.
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Jayson Tatum shows no mercy to son Deuce at basketball camp
Dad shows Deuce Tatum it's a cold world.
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Report: Other teams not willing to facilitate Kevin Durant trade
Teams have not been eager to jump in as the third or fourth team in a Durant trade.
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LeBron, Lakers reportedly have 'productive' talks toward contract extension
LeBron has until next June to sign the extension.
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Reaction from NBA, WNBA worlds to sentencing of Brittney Griner in Russia
The basketball world, and beyond, reacted with both shock and support for Griner.
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Why are Jazz trying to trade Donovan Mitchell? He reportedly was leaving anyway
The idea Mitchell wanted out may have surprised some Jazz fans, but it was old news around the league.
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Vernon Maxwell tells story of police breaking up fight between him, Olajuwon — at halftime
Maxwell said he picked up some broken glass and was going to stab Olajuwon before the police arrived.
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Doc Rivers dismisses tampering charges against 76ers: 'It’s not true'
"I guarantee you Daryl Morey had no idea what James was going to do."
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Family at heart of decision for LeBron on Lakers contract extension
LeBron posted a video of him dunking with his sons at the Lakers' facility yesterday. Is that a guy looking to bolt L.A.?
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PBT Podcast: Talking Bill Russell’s impact. Is Brown for Durant wise?
The duo also discuss the international flavor of the MVP race (the three odds-on favorites are international players).
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Darvin Ham reportedly will have OK to bench Westbrook at end of games
Frank Vogel did bench Westbrook at the end of a couple of games, can Ham do it and keep Westbrook engaged.
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Is European system outperforming AAU in the NBA?
Four of the top MVP candidates according to PointsBet are not American born, and Kurt Helin talks about the power shift of talent potentially going in favor of players out of Europe and away from AAU stars.
PBT's favorite food options at sporting events
Pro Basketball Talk's Kurt Helin and Corey Robinson have some fun and discuss their favorite food options at sporting events throughout the country, and some surprises make the cut.
Should the Celtics trade Brown for Durant?
Kurt Helin and Corey Robinson break down the framework of a potential trade with the Brooklyn Nets for Kevin Durant.
Russell's resolve showed on and off court
Kurt Helin and Corey Robinson reflect on the legacy of Bill Russell as a winner and a player who changed the way basketball was played.
Former NBA player Iman Shumpert arrested on marijuana charge in Texas
It was in his luggage at the airport.
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Heat, Dolphin punishments highlight how NBA, NFL treat tampering differently
The NBA slapped the Heat on the wrist for tampering. The NFL came down HARD on the Dolphins for failed tampering.
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Banchero, Holmgren top 2023 NBA Rookie of the Year odds
Watch out for Keegan Murray in Sacramento.
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Rumor: Kevin Durant to meet with Nets owner Joe Tsai
Would Durant insist he be traded or rescind his trade request?
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Anthony Edwards’ goal for this season? 'I want to be an All-Star starter'
Anthony Edwards is always the most confident guy in the room.
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Should NBA retire No. 6 of Bill Russell across entire league?
Magic Johnson backs the idea.
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Myles Turner “numb” to trade rumors swirling around him
"Whether that’s in [Pacers] training camp or whether that’s a training camp somewhere else, I’m going to go and be myself."
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Report: Cavaliers 'not proceeding with the intention' of signing LeBron
LeBron's family, his life is entrenched in Los Angeles now. And the Cavs have a promising young team without him.
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Zion Williamson’s weight clause only costs him money if he is waived
We have written about this before at NBC Sports, but as Marc Stein noted in his latest substack newsletter, the early headlines didn’t tell the real story: The much-discussed weight clause in Zion...
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Celtics reportedly sign forward Noah Vonleh to one-year contract
Noah Vonleh, a journeyman big man, has a decent shot to make the roster.
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JaMychal Green on role with Warriors: 'Be a dog. Do the dirty work.'
"Just coming here to play hard."
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Hawks’ core — Young, Murray, Collins — put on show at Seattle pro-am
Trae Young, Dejounte Murray and John Collins put on a show at The Crawsover, Jamal Crawford's pro-am in Seattle.
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NBA opens investigation into Knicks tampering in Jalen Brunson signing
With 38 new contracts announced in the first day of free agency, where exactly is the tampering line again?
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West shares why youth won't call Russell the GOAT
Dan Patrick sits down with NBA legend Jerry West to discuss the tragic news regarding Bill Russell, why people don't consider Russell the G.O.A.T., West's relationship with Russell and more.