NBA Sports News Headlines

08-22 11:15 - Bob Cousy, Celtics legend and Basketball Hall of Famer, receives Presidential Medal of Freedom - Cousy, 91, won six titles with the Celtics in the 1950s and 1960s, and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1971 Read More
08-22 08:32 - Here's why the Hornets pulled the plug on a potential Marc Gasol trade before last season's trade deadline - The veteran big man wound up getting shipped to Toronto at the deadline and winning an NBA title Read More
08-22 05:54 - James Harden blames MVP snub on media: 'They just take that narrative and just run with it the entire year' - James Harden won MVP for the 2017-18 season, but still isn't happy with how it is decided Read More
08-22 07:12 - Ranking all 30 NBA teams by playoff potential: Why only one team stands out above the rest - Some teams are built for the regular season, and some are built for the playoffs Read More
08-22 03:41 - Wizards coach Scott Brooks explains why Bradley Beal might not be a fan of the load-management craze - The Wizards coach recently shared that Beal refused to sit out games at the end of the season Read More
08-22 02:55 - Ben Simmons is hitting jumpers with ease in open gym, and it's hard not to think about the possibilities for the 76ers - Summer footage is generally worthless, unless you're talking about the most pivotal skill development in the entire league Read More
08-22 01:36 - Team USA basketball schedule: Watch exhibition games ahead of 2019 FIBA World Cup, live stream, TV channel, start times - Team USA's next exhibition game leading up to the FIBA World Cup in China will be on Aug. 22 against Australia Read More
08-22 12:44 - Team USA basketball vs. Australia score: Kemba Walker, Myles Turner lead second-half explosion to secure win - Team USA pulled away from Australia in the second half of their exhibition game Thursday Read More
08-22 12:24 - Lawyers for Pelicans' Zion Williamson make new filings in lawsuit against ex-marketing agency - Williamson was sued for $100 million for breach of contract by Prime Sports Marketing Read More
08-21 08:31 - Pacers offseason review: A quiet shakeup as Indiana bets on big duos in both backcourt and frontcourt - Indiana got bigger and younger, and it is hoping that it will retain its identity Read More
08-21 07:09 - Team USA head coach Gregg Popovich views Australia as a 'huge, huge threat' to win 2019 FIBA World Cup - The U.S. will play Australia in a pair of exhibitions prior to the World Cup, with the first one tipping off Aug. 22 at 5:30 a.m. ET Read More
08-21 05:46 - Larry Bird is very mad that an Indianapolis mural portrays him covered in tattoos - Bird is demanding that the artist remove the tats from the artwork Read More
08-21 04:44 - 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup daily schedule: Live stream, TV channel, dates, start times, watch Team USA online - The 2019 FIBA World Cup will begin on Aug. 31 and end on Sept. 15 in China Read More
08-21 04:45 - 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup group standings, schedule: Team USA eyeing spot in 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo - Keep track of all the group standings of the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China Read More
08-20 09:54 - Former NBA player slams LeBron James, Lakers for signing Jared Dudley over Carmelo Anthony - The former first-round pick doesn't think Dudley "can hold Carmelo's jockstrap" Read More
08-20 09:58 - Ben Simmons' growth as a shooter will be critical to unlocking the 76ers' full potential in 2019-20, and beyond - Simmons understands his game must expand for Philly's offense to take its play to the next level Read More
08-20 06:29 - Charlotte Hornets going retro with '90s purple throwbacks for 2019-20 season - The Hornets will complete their 90s throwback collection with the purple pinstriped look Read More
08-20 05:36 - Rockets veteran P.J. Tucker covets a new deal with Houston: 'It's time for my extension right now' - Tucker, who has developed into an important piece in the Rockets' rotation, says he's optimistic about an extension Read More
08-20 05:16 - Lakers plan to work out several veteran centers, including Dwight Howard and Joakim Noah, per report - Los Angeles is considering every center under the sun to fill the void left by the injured Boogie Cousins Read More
08-20 03:22 - Suns star Devin Booker loses his cool in pick-up game after being double-teamed during open run: 'I get that s--- all season' - An NBA player should really be able to handle doubles in a pick-up game Read More
08-20 05:55 - NBA rookies seem to be down on Zion Williamson's long-term career outlook, and scouts don't necessarily disagree - Only five percent of voters think Zion Williamson will end up having the best career among 2019 rookies Read More
08-20 02:19 - NBA rookies vote Zion Williamson to win ROY, pick fellow Duke star Cam Reddish to have best career from 2019 draft class - The NBA's incoming rookies voted on several superlatives for their draft class in their annual survey Read More
08-19 09:33 - Atlanta Hawks promote Travis Schlenk to president of basketball operations and general manager - Schlenk joined the Hawks in 2017 after a decade-plus with the Warriors Read More
08-19 07:28 - Nigerian national team in danger of missing FIBA World Cup due to funding concerns, per report - Players are now voicing their concerns over social media Read More
08-19 07:12 - Lakers offseason review: LeBron James prepares for Hollywood reboot with Anthony Davis - The new Los Angeles roster is obviously an upgrade, but expectations couldn't be higher Read More
08-19 06:58 - J.J. Barea returns to Mavericks on one-year deal, expects to be fully ready for training camp after tearing Achilles in January - The Mavericks are bringing back a staple of their bench Read More
08-19 04:43 - Former Cavaliers coach David Blatt reveals he has multiple sclerosis, will remain coaching in EuroLeague for Olympiacos - Blatt, 60, led the Cavaliers to the NBA Finals in 2015 Read More
08-19 03:09 - 10 biggest NBA shots of the decade: Ray Allen or Kyrie Irving at No. 1? LeBron James, Damian Lillard show up twice - Chris Paul, Kawhi Leonard and Manu Ginobili also make appearances Read More
08-19 02:20 - Lakers interested in Dwight Howard, granted permission by Grizzlies to speak with veteran center, per report - Howard, who is reportedly expected to be released by Memphis at some point, would be open to a second stint in L.A. Read More
08-17 08:06 - Former Raptor Jalen Rose says Toronto should retire Kawhi Leonard's number this upcoming season - Rose says 'The Klaw' did enough in one year to deserve the honor Read More
08-17 05:01 - 2019 Team USA roster update: Kyle Lowry, De'Aaron Fox, PJ Tucker drop out; who's in, out ahead of FIBA World Cup games - Team USA is reshuffling its roster quite a bit after big names keep pulling out this summer Read More
08-17 04:44 - Team USA basketball vs. Spain score: Donovan Mitchell, Kemba Walker lead balanced attack in convincing win - Team USA got its first test against outside competition Friday night and comes away with a victory over Spain Read More
08-17 05:09 - Team USA basketball updates: PJ Tucker drops out of FIBA World Cup after ankle injury, per report - Team USA's roster has undergone constant change in the previous weeks Read More
08-16 04:58 - Warriors' Steve Kerr says he's devastated by DeMarcus Cousins' ACL injury: 'We're all crushed for him' - The NBA world is reeling after DeMarcus Cousins tore his ACL Read More
08-16 04:16 - San Antonio Spurs to retire Tony Parker's No. 9 jersey on Nov. 11 against Memphis Grizzlies, per report - The Spurs are honoring Tony Parker early in the season Read More
08-16 02:52 - Gordon Hayward could be the X-factor to the Celtics' success this upcoming season - Hayward struggled for much of last season in his return from injury, but showed signs of improvement down the stretch Read More