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Heat join competitive workforce coalition

The parent company of the Miami Heat and AmericanAirlines Arena is joining a coalition that provides stronger nondiscrimination protections for the gay and transgender community.

Jackson stays positive as Melo, Knicks struggle

Phil Jackson said Monday he is optimistic and Carmelo Anthony is upbeat, even as the New York Knicks struggle through the start of the season.

Rose returns to starting lineup for Bulls

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has returned to the lineup after missing two games with sprained ankles.

Cavs' Waiters sidelined vs. Pelicans

Cavaliers guard Dion Waiters will not play against New Orleans because of a bruised lower back.

Williams, Curry named Players of the Week

The Brooklyn Nets' Deron Williams and the Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 3, through Sunday, Nov. 9.

The List: Top five NBA starting lineups from college programs

The 2014-15 NBA roster survey was released this past week, tallying the number of NBA players from each college basketball program currently in the NBA. Not surprisingly, Kentucky dominates the list with 19 Wildcats currently on NBA rosters, while Duke and Kansas are not far behind with 18 and 17 players, respectively.

Fantasy Weekly: Don't Doubt Drummond

Lost within the hype that surrounded Andre Drummond this offseason is the simple fact that he's still 21 years old. And like most 21 year olds, he's prone to inconsistency and foul trouble, both of which have been on full display through five of his first six games this season.

Thompson misses game with sprained right hand

Golden State guard Klay Thompson will not play in the Warriors' game against Phoenix on Sunday because of a sprained right hand.

Dellavedova out 4-6 weeks

Cavaliers backup point guard Matthew Dellavedova will be out at least one month with a sprained left knee.

Former NBA player Ernie Vandeweghe dies at 86

Ernie Vandeweghe, a New York Knicks player in the post-World War II era and father of former NBA star Kiki Vandeweghe and three other top athletes, has died. He was 86.

Hibbert injured, out of game against Wizards

Pacers center Roy Hibbert bruised his left knee against the Washington Wizards on Saturday night and had to leave the game. The Pacers originally listed Hibbert's return as questionable, but announced in the third quarter that he would not return.

Nuggets' Arthur suspended for shove on Waiters

Denver Nuggets forward Darrell Arthur has been suspended one game without pay for shoving Cleveland Cavaliers guard Dion Waiters in the back as he elevated for a layup, it was announced today by Rod Thorn, President, Basketball Operations.

Bulls' Rose out for fourth time in five games

Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose will miss the Boston Celtics game Saturday night because of sprained ankles.

Westbrook upbeat after surgery on his broken hand

One week after surgery on his broken right hand, Russell Westbrook is upbeat about his recovery and trying to help his injury-riddled team find a way to survive without current NBA MVP Kevin Durant and himself on the court.

Gillian Zucker takes over Clippers' business side

Steve Ballmer introduced his first major hire as owner of the Clippers on Saturday, with new president of business operations Gillian Zucker joining Jeanie Buss of the Lakers as the only female chief executive or president in major U.S. pro sports.

Rubio out indefinitely with ankle sprain

An MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) taken Saturday morning on Ricky Rubio's left ankle confirmed a significant sprain. He will be sidelined indefinitely. A further update will be provided when appropriate.

Rondo has screws removed; Smart out 2-3 weeks

The Boston Celtics announced Saturday that Celtics guard Rajon Rondo underwent a successful procedure to remove the screws from his surgically repaired left hand. The surgery was performed by Celtics Team Physician Dr. Brian McKeon and was assisted by Dr. Show More Summary

Nuggets' Lawson out versus Cavs

Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson will miss the game Friday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers with a sore left ankle.

Celtics Smart leaves game with leg injury

Celtics rookie Marcus Smart has been carted to the locker room after he was taken down with a hard foul on his way to the basket against the Indiana Pacers.

Wolves Rubio sprains ankle vs. Magic

Ricky Rubio has left the Minnesota Timberwolves' game at Orlando with a sprained left ankle.

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