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Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was fined $50,000 by the NBA on Thursday for shoving Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid on Wednesday night.
He has dominated in the 3-point era without a consistent shot from distance, but Giannis Antetokounmpo is working on finding his range and a degree of invincibility.
Klay Thompson, delivering another subtle poke at fans, says it's important to remain focused on his day-to-day performance over the changing perceptions of media and fans.
Former Western Kentucky basketball player Cliff Dixon was fatally shot outside an Atlanta-area nightclub Thursday night.
Suns forward Kelly Oubre Jr. will be a restricted free agent this summer.
Jimmer Fredette, who last played in the NBA for the Knicks during the 2015-16 season, has reached a two-year deal with the Suns, sources confirmed to ESPN on Thursday.
Derrick Rose (elbow), Jeff Teague (foot) and Robert Covington (knee) will miss the rest of the Minnesota Timberwolves' season, the team announced Thursday.
They're in no danger of missing the playoffs, but a first-round meeting with the champs is very much in play for the struggling Thunder.
Wednesday's win over the Celtics showed how dangerous the 76ers' starting lineup will be in the postseason.
This is maybe the best rookie season of the decade.
While the former Celtics point guard was honored for his past, his future remains very much in doubt.
Giannis is amazing, but there's more to what's going on in Milwaukee.
Two big road wins have propelled Golden State back to the top as the injury bug hits Milwaukee.