Blog Profile / Official NBA Blog


URL :http://www.nba.com/blog/
Filed Under:Basketball / NBA
Posts on Regator:15475
Posts / Week:30
Archived Since:March 5, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Los Angeles Lakers waive veteran center Andrew Bogut

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – The Los Angeles Lakers have requested waivers on Andrew Bogut, it was announced Saturday.

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo already eyeing Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James for All-Star pick

Hoping to spice up the All-Star Game, the NBA has implemented a unique format for this year's contest in which the vote winner in each conference will pick teams from a selected pool of reserves, pick-up style.

Kevin Durant donates $3 million to University of Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is donating $3 million to the University of Texas, where he won national player of the year honors in his lone season before turning pro.

Miami Heat's Dion Waiters seeking second opinion on ankle

MIAMI (AP) -- Dion Waiters of the Miami Heat is pursing a second opinion on his sprained left ankle, which has bothered him for months.

Lonzo Ball (sprained shoulder) participates in Los Angeles Lakers' practice

Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball was a full participant in practice on Thursday after missing the last six games with a sprained left shoulder. Ball is questionable to return for the Lakers' next game against the Charlotte Hornets on Friday (10:30 ET, NBA League Pass).

Report: Houston Rockets to guarantee Gerald Green's contract for season

The Houston Rockets intend to keep Gerald Green for the rest of the season, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

LA Clippers guard Austin Rivers out with ankle injury

L.A. Clippers guard Austin Rivers, who injured his right Achilles in the Clippers' win over the Los Angeles Lakers on December 29, recently underwent further testing and has been diagnosed with a posterior right ankle impingement. Rivers will continue treatment and will be re-evaluated in two weeks.

Philadelphia 76ers waive Jacob Pullen

PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia 76ers have waived guard Jacob Pullen, President of Basketball Operations Bryan Colangelo announced Thursday.

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook named Kia Players of Month for December

NEW YORK -- The Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Month, respectively, for games played in December.

Boston Celtics' Jayson Tatum, Utah Jazz's Donovan Mitchell named Kia Rookies of Month

NEW YORK -- The Boston Celtics' Jayson Tatum and the Utah Jazz's Donovan Mitchell today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for games played in December.

Kia Rookie Ladder: Ben Simmons staying in thick of chase for No. 1

In the Week 12 edition of the 2017-18 Kia Rookie Ladder, we check in on the five rookies who are making the biggest impact so far this season.

For Isaiah Thomas, no hard feelings in his return to Boston

BOSTON (AP) -- Isaiah Thomas wanted to make thing one perfectly clear during his return to Boston: He isn't holding onto any hard feelings about the way he left.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love exits Celtics game with ankle injury

Kevin Love started the game ice-cold from the field. He left it needing ice for his right ankle, which he sprained in the second half of Cleveland's game in Boston on Wednesday night.

Chicago Bulls hope to set return date for Zach LaVine early next week

CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls hope to decide on a return date for guard Zach LaVine early next week.

Isaiah Thomas on Boston Celtics GM Danny Ainge: 'We're good'

Isaiah Thomas did not hold back his feelings when he was initially traded from Boston to Cleveland last offseason. The two-time All-Star was upset at his sudden departure after playing a heroic role for the overachieving Celtics, who earned the No. Show More Summary

Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid starts vs. San Antonio Spurs with sprained right hand

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid was in the starting lineup against the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night after his coach said he was "very doubtful" to play because of a sprained right hand.

Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (hand) out vs. San Antonio Spurs

Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers got a win on New Year's Eve, toppling the Phoenix Suns 123-110, but saw the big man go down with an injury that game. Late in the fourth quarter, he hurt his right hand going for an inbounds pass and did not return to the game.

Toronto Raptors' Dwane Casey, Golden State Warriors' Steve Kerr named Coaches of Month

NEW YORK -- The Toronto Raptors' Dwane Casey and the Golden State Warriors' Steve Kerr today were named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Coaches of the Month, respectively, for games played in December.

Kawhi Leonard, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili, Danny Green out vs. Philadelphia 76ers

The San Antonio Spurs will be decidedly shorthanded tonight against the Philadelphia 76ers (7 ET, NBA League Pass). The team announced that Manu Ginobili (rest), Danny Green (tightness, left groin), Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker (return from injury management) will not suit up.

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC