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Jeff Bzdelik helped guide the Houston Rockets' defensive turnaround last season.
Raptors coach Nick Nurse is defiant in his belief that Toronto still has what it takes to rebound from an 0-2 deficit against the Bucks and advance to the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history.
Slowing down Giannis Antetokounmpo is a top priority for the Raptors, but the Bucks have been so good because their reserves have played like stars.
Raptors center Marc Gasol said after Friday night's Game 2 loss to the Bucks that he takes "full responsibility" for his team sputtering out of the gate and again falling to Milwaukee.
Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks know they possess the formula to create an NBA champion. The Raptors, and the rest of the basketball world, are quickly learning it too.
Tyreke Evans was dismissed and disqualified for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA anti-drug program.
Lakers president and controlling owner Jeanie Buss will not hire a replacement for Magic Johnson, who stepped down as president of basketball operations last month, a team source tells ESPN's Ramona Shelburne.
Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Friday that you can't put a number of days or weeks on how long Kevin Durant's right calf strain will keep him out.
After months of trade speculation surrounding Anthony Davis, GM David Griffin and the Pelicans suddenly have a new path in front of them, thanks to winning the Zion Williamson lottery.
Before the Warriors guard could inspire a generation to believe that no shot was impossible, he had to believe it himself. This is the story of the coach who instilled that belief.