Kyle Lowry had a lingering problem handled Thursday. The Raptors guard had a procedure to repair a tendon injury in his left thumb, according to ESPN, which cited unidentified league sources. He hopes to recover in time to join USA Basketball for training camp this summer in preparation for the...
Hall of Fame NBA coach Jerry Sloan's health is in steep decline as he suffers from Parkinson’s disease and severe dementia.  “He is dying," one person close to Sloan told The Salt Lake Tribune. The former Jazz coach, 77, was diagnosed with the illnesses in 2016, and he went public with...
Thunder general manager Sam Presti and head coach Billy Donovan have received death threats after trading away Paul George and Russell Westbrook, according to KOCO 5 News in Oklahoma City, which cited court documents. Presti and Donovan received threatening voice messages from an angry fan, who said he wanted to kill the GM and coach...
Mike D’Antoni said Houston is going to make only minor tweaks to its offense after acquiring Russell Westbrook in a blockbuster trade from Oklahoma City.  The Rockets coach is confident Westbrook will fit into the lineup playing alongside James Harden, and they won't need to make drastic changes in order to accommodate both All-Stars.  “We’re...
Jimmer Fredette has found a new team. The 30-year-old guard left the Warriors' summer league team after just two games to help minimize injury and contemplate playing overseas.  Fredette ultimately made the decision to sign with Greece's Panathinaikos BC, announcing his decision Monday on social media. The contract with Panathinaikos, according to...
The WNBA gave the Los Angeles Sparks' Riquna Williams a 10-game suspension following a domestic violence incident. The league made the announcement Monday after its own investigation into Williams, who was arrested April 29 and charged with two felony counts, one involving the assault of her partner and the other for...
Chris Paul is likely to start the 2019-20 season with the Thunder. Paul was traded to the Thunder by the Rockets last week in a package for Russell Westbrook and the team reportedly wanted to move on from the 34-year-old guard as quickly as it could. However, a market never...
The Trail Blazers are still looking to bolster their frontcourt. Portland is hoping to add a center before training camp, according to a report from The Athletic, which cites an unidentified league source. According to source, Blazers will add one more player this summer - a center - and will...
Celtics guard Kemba Walker will "forever love" Michael Jordan for giving him a chance in the NBA. Walker joined the Celtics via sign and trade earlier this month, ending an eight-season stay in Charlotte with the Bobcats and Hornets. The three-time All-Star guard paid tribute to Hornets owner and NBA great...
Tacko Fall could start the season in the NBA. The 7-7 center out of Central Florida went undrafted in 2019 but impressed in the summer league after signing a non-guaranteed Exhibit 10 contract with the Celtics. General manager Danny Ainge was asked about Fall during a press conference Wednesday. “He’s...