With each cellphone chime, the day got a little crazier.
De’Andre Hunter, who has been experiencing swelling and soreness in his right knee since injuring it in late January, will miss the rest of the postseason, the Hawks announced Wednesday.
Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic won the 2020-21 NBA Most Valuable Player award, beating out Warriors star Stephen Curry, the league announced Tuesday. Curry and Sixers center Joel Embiid were the other finalists, with Embiid coming in second with 586 total votes and Curry in third with 453 total votes. Curry received five first-place votes, 23 second-place votes and 32 third-place votes; ...
The last time the Clippers left Staples Center, they were not sure when they would return.
One of the Mavericks’ first big gatherings this season came in mid-May, when they had a free night in Memphis and met at a local outdoor patio for pizza, pandemic-safe relaxation and games of cornhole.
Staples Center was nearly empty, the lights on the clocks not yet lit, while Anthony Davis went through the routine.
NBA players, like their peers in MLB, the NHL and the NFL, begged to have fans at their games during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Growing up, I hated Kobe Bryant as a basketball player and boy did I hate the Lakers.
Denver’s Nikola Jokic finished ninth in the MVP voting last season. Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid and Golden State’s Stephen Curry didn’t get lis…
Danny Green has won three NBA championships in his 12-year career, and one of the threads connecting those titles was the circumstances and strategy that led to them.
From Michael Jordan soaring through the air to Willis Reed simply walking onto the court, Marv Albert supplied the sound that went with the sights.
In his 20s, Stephen Curry changed the entire sport of basketball.
Kings general manager Monte McNair could have opted for change. Instead, he chose continuity.
Before he reached NBA stardom, Joel Embiid lay awake in Cameroon, a teenager waiting for his household to fall asleep.
After the best game of his first NBA season, Wolves rookie Anthony Edwards was asked if games like he had Wednesday were the types of performances that could earn him respect around the league.
Instead of taking on the world, LeBron James and Anthony Davis will head gently into that good night.
Deon Joseph admires LeBron James, his many accomplishments as a community activist and philanthropist and his magic on the basketball court with the Lakers, a team Joseph has cheered his entire life.
Catfish are aquatic animals known for their barbels that look like whiskers around their lips.
Joel Embiid makes a persuasive argument for why he deserves to be the NBA’s MVP.
Shortly after Twitter-dunking on former Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin following his murder conviction, LeBron James took aim at another police officer.
Kevin Durant’s latest return is imminent.
Nothing has ever come easy for Isaiah Thomas as it pertains to basketball.
After James Harden scored 44 points in a win over the Pistons on Friday night, I asked him if he felt he belongs in the conversation for Most Valuable Player.