Teenage star Zion Williamson is set to be chosen with the top pick in the NBA Draft tonight as the New Orleans Pelicans launch their quest to build a team of championship contenders.
LaMelo Ball, rated among the top US high school prospects and the brother of NBA guard Lonzo Ball, has signed with the Illawarra Hawks of Australia’s National Basketball League.
The Toronto Raptors took down the dynastic Golden State Warriors to win Canada’s first NBA title but now face perhaps their toughest battle yet as they try to convince Kawhi Leonard to have a long-term future with the team.
Inspired by injured teammate Kevin Durant and facing an emotional must-win game, the Golden State Warriors are counting upon resiliency and fighting spirit to stay alive in the NBA Finals.
Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson combined for three 3-pointers in the final three minutes, and the Golden State Warriors held on to defeat the Toronto Raptors 106-105 Monday night in Game 5 to stay alive in the NBA Finals.
Injured and weary, the Golden State Warriors are one loss from the end of their five-year NBA dynasty run at the hands of the upstart Toronto Raptors.
Stephen Curry knew he needed a big night for the Golden State Warriors to have a chance with two star players injured, so he unleashed the best playoff game of his NBA career.
Kawhi Leonard finished with 27 points and a career high 17 rebounds as the Toronto Raptors advanced to their first NBA final with a 100-94 win over the top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks.
Stephen Curry drained nine three-pointers on the way to 36 points Tuesday to propel the Golden State Warriors to a 116-94 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers in game one of the NBA Western Conference finals.
The Toronto Raptors dismantled the Philadelphia 76ers.
Jimmy Butler scored 30 points as the Philadelphia 76ers turned the tables on the Raptors in Toronto on Monday with a 94-89 victory that knotted their NBA playoff series at one game each.
Damian Lillard sank a three-pointer on the buzzer to cap a 50-point display.
The Boston Celtics swept their way past Indiana, while the Golden State and Toronto registered road victories over Orlando and the Los Angeles Clippers to take commanding leads in their first round playoff series on Sunday.
LeBron James reflects emotionally on his life and career after passing Michael Jordan to move into fourth place.
Andrew Bogut, one of the most decorated players in Australian basketball, is expected to sign with the reigning NBA champion Golden State Warriors, according to a report on the league’s website on Monday.
Kevin Durant wins MVP honors after outdueling Giannis Antetokounmpo to lift Team LeBron to a 178-164 win.
Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James is the NBA’s highest-paid player for the fifth consecutive year with $88.7 million.
The New York Knicks made an ignoble bit of history Monday night.
Klay Thompson broke the eighth tie of the final 9:07 with two free throws.
Klay Thompson scores 23 of his 44 points in the third quarter Monday.
Stephen Curry connected on 10 3-pointers, helping the Golden State Warriors outlast the host Sacramento Kings 127-123.
Lou Williams scores a season-high 36 points off the bench.
Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James apologizes on Monday for an Instagram post that referenced “Jewish money,”.
No, the NBA still does not have a franchise in the city that once had the SuperSonics.
Antetokounmpo learns to speak kindly to referees when calls do not go his way.
Klay Thompson set an NBA record with 14 3-pointers as part of a season-high 52-point performance.
LeBron James moves into sixth place on the NBA’s all-time scoring list.
The Los Angeles Lakers’ Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo and the Houston Rockets’ Chris Paul received NBA suspensions.
The Rockets have lost two key defenders and critics wonder how Anthony will fit in.
The Cleveland Cavaliers guard may be facing a fine from the NBA over his new tattoo.