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Speaking to a sellout crowd in a Rio de Janeiro arena, Cleveland Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao said it loud and clear that it was a special day for Brazilian basketball.
Reigning MVP Kevin Durant will require surgery on a fracture in his right foot and miss significant time to begin the 2014-15 season, the Thunder announced on Sunday.
Kevin Durant has a fractured foot and the NBA's MVP seems likely to be sidelined for at least the start of the season.
Reigning league MVP Kevin Durant fractured his right foot in practice yesterday and will require surgury, meaning he will miss at least six-to-eight weeks with the Thunder.
Kevin Love gave Cleveland Cavaliers fans a glimpse of what he can bring to the team this season.
Although the Miami Heat had been downplaying the game against LeBron James all along, coach Erik Spoelstra and Chris Bosh said Saturday that they were glad it was finally out of the way.
LeBron James scored seven points while playing only 20 minutes against his former team, and the Cleveland Cavaliers went on to beat the Miami Heat 122-119 in overtime Saturday in an exhibition game in Brazil.
The Washington Wizards, expected to compete for a top spot in the Eastern Conference this season, suffered a major blow to their hopes of a quick start with the loss of guard Bradley Beal, who could miss as much as six to eight weeks after breaking his left wrist, according to league sources. The Wizards expect Beal will undergo surgery in the next few days.
Anthony Morrow scored 21 points, Steven Adams and Jeremy Lamb added 19 apiece, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Dallas Mavericks 118-109 on Friday night.
Wizards forward Kris Humphries is expected to miss three to four weeks of basketball activity after having surgery for nerve damage in his right pinky finger.
Taking on LeBron James isn't the biggest concern for the Miami Heat in Rio de Janeiro. The team is still trying to figure out how to incorporate all the new faces that have replaced him.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson will be out for at least one week with a strained left calf muscle.
The beaches and glamor of Rio de Janeiro haven't convinced LeBron James that he should come back in two years for a shot at a third Olympic gold medal.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced its season-long marketing campaign, "Everybody Up." The campaign will celebrate the NBA's global community, calling on fans around the world to get up and show their team spirit for the season ahead. Show More Summary
Oklahoma City Thunder rookie forward Mitch McGary has a broken bone in his left foot and is expected to miss about six weeks.
The Memphis Grizzlies have waived forward Michael Beasley, who had signed a non-guaranteed contract with the team last month.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have already experienced the best - and a tiny bit of the worst - of Rio de Janeiro as they prepare for Saturday's preseason game against the Miami Heat.
Atlanta Hawks management had to spend too much of the offseason saying "We're sorry."
Former NBA player Elliot Perry is adding to his responsibilities with the Memphis Grizzlies.