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Caitlyn Holroyd

Count Kevin Love among those who would like to see the Los Angeles Lakers and        

Andrew Joe Potter

Veteran guard Austin Rivers inked a 10-day contract with the Denver Nuggets, the team announced Tuesday.

In 21 …more       

Chicco Nacion

A wrist injury to LaMelo Ball has complicated what appeared to be a straightforward Rookie of the Year …more       

Michael J. Chandler

The Dallas Mavericks have fired director of player personnel Tony Ronzone after new details surfaced concerning a sexual …more       

Chicco Nacion

The Point God continues to establish himself as one of the greatest to play the game.

Phoenix Suns star …more       

Josh Weinstein

Kobe Bryant’s estate didn’t renew the late Los Angeles Lakers legend’s shoe contract with Nike, a source told …more       

Chicco Nacion

LaMelo Ball’s rookie season isn’t over after all.

The Charlotte Hornets phenom has been cleared for individual …more       

Josh Weinstein

Indiana Pacers center Myles Turner is out indefinitely after an MRI revealed a partial plantar plate …more       

Andrew Joe Potter

The NBA’s 2021 free-agency window will open one month later than what’s become expected under regular circumstances due to the …more       

Michael J. Chandler

Gonzaga guard Jalen Suggs announced Monday that he is declaring for the NBA Draft.

Suggs leaves …more       

C Jackson Cowart

Injuries have started to define the final stretch of this NBA season, and they loom large over Monday’s slate, as …more       

Caitlyn Holroyd

Shaquille O’Neal’s criticism of the five-year, $205-million extension handed to Utah Jazz big man Rudy Gobert …more       

Andrew Joe Potter

The NBA will begin allowing team staff who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to travel internationally, according to a …more       

Michael J. Chandler

Chet Holmgren, the No. 1 ranked recruit from the Class of 2021, announced Monday on ESPN that he will be …more       

Dick Scanlon

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Chris Boucher had 31 points and 11 rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors extended Oklahoma City’s season-worst losing streak to 10 …more       

Andrew Joe Potter

Although Zion Williamson’s New Orleans Pelicans left Madison Square Garden with a 122-112 defeat at the …more       

Chicco Nacion

Brooklyn Nets superstar Kevin Durant won’t return for Sunday’s matchup against the Miami Heat …more       

Chicco Nacion

The NBA announced Sunday that it fined the San Antonio Spurs $25,000 for violating the league’s player …more       

Chicco Nacion

The NBA wants teams prepared for potential ramifications from the verdict of Derek Chauvin’s trial for the death of George …more       

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Jayson Tatum and Stephen Curry had some kind words for one another after their high-scoring duel …more       

Andrew Joe Potter, Michael J. Chandler

Every Sunday, theScore’s most discerning minds highlight the week’s lighter moments from around the basketball universe. Here’s what caught our …more       

Josh Weinstein

The NBA fined the Toronto Raptors $25,000 for “failing to comply with league policies governing player resting and …more       

Joe Wolfond

Like most things in the NBA this season, the Lakers’ title defense hasn’t exactly gone according to plan. Anthony Davis …more       

Chicco Nacion

Utah Jazz star Donovan Mitchell is expected to miss several games after suffering a right ankle …more       

Chicco Nacion

The New York Knicks are on their longest win streak in seven years after securing their fifth straight …more       

Dick Scanlon

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Paul Watson Jr. scored 20 of his career-high 30 points …more       

Josh Weinstein

Free-agent forward Jabari Parker has agreed to a two-year contract …more       

Chicco Nacion

Former Minnesota guard Jamal Mashburn is transferring to       

Alex Kolodziej

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Player props Thursday …more       

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Miami Heat legend Dwyane Wade purchased an ownership …more       

Michael J. Chandler

Steph Curry is not of this earth.

After missing …more       

Myles Dichter

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The “moonshot” idea to purchase and ship the Toronto Raptors’ …more