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Joel Embiid opens up about COVID-19, says it “hit me hard”
Embiid said he “couldn’t breathe” and had headaches “worse than a migraine.”
Celtics’ Enes Kanter changing name to Enes Kanter Freedom
Kanter officially becomes a U.S. citizen on Monday and will make the change.
Watch Alex Caruso posterize P.J. Tucker with monster dunk
This is his biggest dunk as a Bull.
Suns extend win streak to 16 with 113-107 victory over Nets
The Suns can set a franchise record for consecutive wins Tuesday against Golden State.
Embiid finishes with 42 points but Timberwolves spoil return with OT win
D'Angelo Russell scored 35 points and had a decisive steal and assist in the final seconds of the second overtime.
Rockets coach Silas not worried about hot seat, “I believe in what I do”
“I don’t need like, approval. I believe in what I do. I think I’m good at it."
Report: John Wall wants to return to play, is in talks with Rockets
Wall and the Rockets had agreed he would sit out while they looked for a trade, but none is coming.
Duke’s Banchero makes his case to be No. 1 pick with performance against Holmgren
Paolo Banchero has staked his case to be the No. 1 pick.
Watch Draymond Green yell at Wiggins to shoot rather than take a turnover
The game was all but over, however, Draymond didn't want another turnover on the scoresheet.
Watch Graham drain game-winning 3-pointer, Pelicans upset Jazz
Utah led 97-93 with :37.5 seconds remaining.
Fox, Hield lead Kings past Lakers 141-137 in triple OT
De'Aaron Fox scored 34 points, Buddy Hield had 13 of his 25 after regulation.
Ja Morant suffered knee sprain, will miss time, Grizzlies announce
There is no timeline for his return, but it will be shorter than it would have been after knee surgery.
LeBron fined for doing “Sam Cassell” celebration during win over Pacers
A $15,000 fine is the going rate for that celebration.
Grizzlies’ Ja Morant leaves game with ugly knee injury
There wasn't any contact to his left leg.
Tony Allen asks Grizzlies to postpone jersey retirement
The Grizzlies announced four years ago they'd retire Tony Allen's No. 9.
Zion Williamson fully cleared for basketball activities, moves toward return
He could be on the court in the next couple of weeks.
Bam Adebayo: Heat were ‘broken’ last season
The Heat had a magical run to the 2020 NBA Finals.
Report: Cavaliers’ Evan Mobley expected to return Saturday
He will have missed only four games (all of them Cavs' losses).
Anthony Edwards on Jimmy Butler going chest-to-chest with him: 'That s*** be fake'
"He ain’t finna fight nobody out there."
NBA assistant coach: ‘Jayson Tatum is about Jayson Tatum. I don’t think he cares about winning now.’
The Celtics had chemistry problems with Kyrie Irving. They had chemistry problems after Kyrie Irving.
Marc Gasol to play for Spanish club he founded
The 36-year-old Gasol said he will play until the end of the season before deciding whether to retire.
Kevin Durant: ‘I am not a role model’
Getting ruthlessly mocked for his ashy ankles, Nets star Kevin Durant made a profane response on Twitter.
Giannis Antetokounmpo talks for two minutes about his love of Oreos
"So from now on, it's gonna be Oreos and milk for me every night. I might get fat."
LeBron has two Pacers fans ejected; reaction a Rorschach test of what people think of LeBron
The reaction to this incident is more interesting than the ejection itself.
Enes Kanter calls Nets owner Joe Tsai a coward and puppet of Chinese government
In the midst of the Daryl Morey-China-Hong Kong controversy, Nets owner Joe Tsai made the unbelievable claim that 1.4 billion Chinese citizens agree on… well, anything.
LaMelo Ball bounces self-oop, misses reverse dunk (video)
Not everyone can bring the dunk contest to an NBA game.
LeBron calls blow to Stewart “accidental,” says suspension “some bulls***”
LeBron said he understood the ejection at the time but didn't think this warranted him being suspended.
Watch LeBron drain 3 to help force overtime, take over late to lead Lakers past Pacers
James delivered tiebreaking and back-breaking 3-pointers in overtime and finished with 39 points.
Watch Durant pass Iverson for 25th on NBA all-time scoring list
Durant will pass Ray Allen on the list soon.
Report: 'Optimism' Joel Embiid could return to 76ers Saturday
If he doesn't return Saturday against Minnesota, the next game is Monday vs. Orlando.
Trail Blazers’ Greg Brown does between-the-legs dunk. In NBA game.
Trail Blazers rookie Greg Brown doing a between-the-legs dunk at summer league was one thing.
Are the Warriors the class of the NBA?
Vincent Goodwill revealed to Michael Holley and Michael Smith that he is not sold on the Golden State Warriors dominance and believes they are not yet the clear-cut favorites in the NBA.
Shaughnessy reveals all-time Larry Bird stories
Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy and Rich Eisen discuss his new book "Wish It Never Ended" that chronicles the 1980’s glory days of the Larry Bird-led Boston Celtics.
Shumpert wins DWTS; who's the next NBA contestant?
Kurt Helin and Corey Robinson toss around ideas for the next "Dancing with the Stars" contestant from the NBA after Iman Shumpert's win.
Suns 'slept on' at start of season, proving mettle
Currently riding a 13-game winning streak, the Suns are proving that they're going to be in the mix in the Western Conference, but the real and true tests still remain down the road.
Walton not the problem or the solution for Kings
Kurt Helin and Corey Robinson discuss the dysfunction in Sacramento and whether firing Luke Walton will solve any of the Kings' foundational issues.
Fallout from Lakers-Pistons 'relatively fair'
Kurt Helin believes there's an argument to be made that LeBron James deserved to be suspended for the same amount of time as Isaiah Stewart and Corey Robinson says Stewart needed to be able control his...
Morant's the man, but Memphis need to fix defense
Pro Basketball Talk's Kurt Helin and Corey Robinson agree that Ja Morant is the real deal for Memphis, but detail the defensive inefficiencies that are holding the Grizzlies back in the Western Conference.
Why Antetokounmpo is the best player in the NBA
Michael Holley and Mike Smith look back on Giannis Antetokounmpo's incredible performance during last season's NBA Finals and discuss how that established the Bucks' superstar as the NBA's best player.
Rumor: Houston Rockets’ coach Stephen Silas on hot seat
There is no pressure to win with the rebuilding Rockets, but they have dropped 15 straight.
Report: Nuggets’ P.J. Dozier feared to have suffered season-ending ACL tear
Jamal Murray is out with a torn ACL. Michael Porter Jr. is out with another serious back issue. Nikola Jokic is out with a wrist injury.
Three things to know: Luka Doncic just makes the game look easy
"When [Doncic is] out there, he just makes the game so much easier for everybody else." —Kristaps Porzingis
Giannis Antetokounmpo 'discovers' that oreos are best dunked in milk
Things we take for granted are revelations for the man who grew up poor in Greece.
Watch Paul George’s insane 3 to force overtime vs. Mavericks
It took a wild shot to force OT.
Draymond Green on Kevin Durant’s ankle: ‘That wasn’t even ash. That was f***ing scales’
When Kevin Durant had his Twitter fiasco, Draymond Green said he laughed in Durant's face.
Report: Alvin Gentry joined Kings as assistant coach over higher salary with 76ers
Former Kings coach Luke Walton was on the hot seat for years.
‘Melo says Leon Rose doesn’t get enough credit for Knicks turnaround
“That’s a very difficult task coming in for somebody who was an agent prior to being a president of the New York Knicks."
Cuban on Porzingis trade rumors: 'Why would I do that at all?'
"When you trade a superstar, you never get the best end of it."
Suns fly under radar to top of West standings
Pro Basketball Talk's Kurt Helin joins Michael Smith and Michael Holley to discuss the current standings in the West, specifically the job Monty Williams has done with the Suns despite a myriad of off-court...