Basketball

Lakers shake-up: Magic is in charge after GM…

The Los Angeles Lakers have fired general manager Mitch Kupchak and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations

Lean on me: International NBA players supporting…

A record 113 international players from 41 countries were on opening-day NBA rosters this season

Vlade Divac Admitted Kings Had a Better Trade…

Vlade Divac defended the Kings' trade of DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday, saying that he decided to trade his star forward this weekend despite having a better offer last week.

Big hit for Bulls, 'Benny's Day Off' connects online

The NBA, including team and player accounts, has about 1.3 billion likes and followers over various social media platforms

Lots of points, lots of dunks, not a lot of…

It was the fourth quarter of the All-Star Game, and a few fans started yelling loudly enough for DeAndre Jordan to hear them from his spot on the Western Conference bench

Record All-Star: Davis scores 52, West tops East…

Anthony Davis had an All-Star Game for the record books

Kings Trade Demarcus Cousins to Pelicans

In the first blockbuster deal ahead of the NBA trade deadline, the Sacramento Kings traded DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans for a package that includes Buddy Hield and a 2017 first-round pick.

Welcome to NBA trade season, already underway in earnest

Welcome to trade season, already underway in earnest and will remain so until Thursday afternoon's deadline

Robinson III, Gordon, Porzingis win NBA All-Star…

Glenn Robinson III is the NBA's new dunk king, with an assist to Indiana teammate Paul George, the Pacers' mascot and a Pacers cheerleader

Takes a village: 'Greek Freak' got many assists…

Bucks All-Star Giannis Antetokounmpo grew up in an Athens suburb afraid of the police and dreading being deported

Lonzo Ball's Dad Doubles Down on Steph Curry…

Lonzo Ball's father, LaVar Ball, said that his son is a better player than two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors.

Silver: NBA will keep eye on state's inclusion…

The NBA is continuing to monitor how states are handling laws regarding the protections of transgender people

LeBron James talking a good game, still playing a…

Older, wiser and more aware of the world, LeBron James is unafraid to let his views known on politics or social issues or even the business of basketball

Glenn Robinson III wins 2017 Slam Dunk Contest

Glenn Robinson III wins the 2017 Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night in New Orleans.

Draymond Green Defends Kyrie Irving on His Flat…

Draymond Green came to Kyrie Irving's defense regarding his claims that the Earth is flat.

Draymond Green Staying out of Westbrook-Durant…

Draymond Green says he will not play peacemaker in the Kevin Durant- Russell Westbrook feud.