The Cleveland Cavaliers looked to score their biggest win of the young season on Wednesday when they took on the Washington Wizards. The inconsistent Cavs snapped a four-game skid their last time out and faced a tough test from an athletic Wizards squad that saw its two-game win streak broken in its last game. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The Denver Nuggets are once again forced to worry about the status of Danilo Gallinari after the forward was forced to leave the team's game against the Suns on Wednesday night with knee soreness. The Nuggets passed along further information: One of the toughest things for a franchise to handle is a player coming back from a serious injury. Show More Summary
If any other diehard Houston Rockets fans want to make the claim that they're the team's biggest supporter, they'll have to top this guy somehow. We see dancing fans all the time, but few come as prepared as this guy, who not only wrote...Show More Summary
The 2014 NBA draft's top two picks, Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker, squared off for the first time in the regular season Wednesday night. All eyes were on the two 19-year-olds to see who would impress more. Regardless of the outcome...Show More Summary
Pulling the chair out is a bold post-up defensive move, but perhaps it has been underutilized on screens. Tyson Chandler faced his former team as the Dallas Mavericks hosted the New York Knicks on Wednesday night. Knicks guard J.R. Smith may have had flashbacks of big screens Chandler has set before. Show More Summary
Ten fans staged a peaceful protest of the Ferguson grand jury decision during the first half of Toronto's game at Atlanta.
The Cleveland Cavaliers needed a quality victory to truly get on course for a rise toward the top of the Eastern Conference. They achieved that in an impressive 113-87 win over the Washington Wizards at Quicken Loans Arena on Wednesday. Washington...Show More Summary
Well, that escalated quickly. The Charlotte Hornets have very little to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. They can take solace in their nifty new court and uniforms, but the buzz has been silenced fast. A six-game losing streak will do that to a team. This team has been a dumpster fire thus far. Show More Summary
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has a plan to fix the growing chasm in quality between the NBA's Eastern and Western Conferences. According to Tim MacMahon of ESPNDallas.com, Cuban would shift the Mavericks, Houston Rockets, San Antonio Spurs and New Orleans Pelicans to the East. Show More Summary
Charlotte Hornets forward Marvin Williams suffered a shoulder injury and will not return against the Portland Trail Blazers. The Hornets' PR account passed along the latest on Williams' ailment: Williams, 28, has averaged 6.7 points and 3.2 rebounds per game as the team's starter. Show More Summary
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich will miss Wednesday night's game against the Indiana Pacers after undergoing what the team is calling a minor medical procedure.
We should have seen the rise of Jimmy Butler coming. And we might have, too, had it not been for the understandably acute anticipation of Derrick Rose's return. But with the Chicago Bulls having mustered a 9-6 record so far, here are...Show More Summary
Marc Gasol, Zach Randolph and the Memphis Grizzlies are on the road to take on Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday at the Staples Center. The Grizzlies won the first meeting between the two, 107-102. Tipoff: 10:30 p.m. Show More Summary
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony missed Wednesday night's game at Dallas with back spasms.
Phoenix Suns point guard Isaiah Thomas is dealing with an ankle injury that has his status uncertain. Suns coach Jeff Hornacek spoke about Thomas' injury, via Paul Coro of The Arizona Republic: Thomas, 25, has played a key role for the Suns off the bench this season. Show More Summary
The Indiana Pacers visit the San Antonio Spurs Wednesday, and the Spurs are 4-1 at the AT&T Center this season. The Pacers will also have to contend against a championship frontcourt with their starting center, Roy Hibbert, (ankle) sidelined. However,...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers are in desperate need of help on the wing. With Xavier Henry officially out for the season after undergoing surgery to repair a torn left Achilles tendon, and the Lakers lacking reliable perimeter defenders inShow More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs will be without their leader on the bench for potentially a couple of games, as head coach Gregg Popovich is set to undergo a "minor medical procedure." Mike Monroe of the San Antonio Express-News provided the details,...Show More Summary
The Dallas Mavericks will look to avoid a three-game losing streak when they host the New York Knicks at the American Airlines Center Wednesday night. The Mavericks may not have a very difficult task ahead of them, either. The Knicks...Show More Summary
The Western Conference playoff race features a number of familiar faces, but their order of appearance is dramatically different than most preseason projections. If the season ended today, the defending champion San Antonio Spurs would begin their playoff journey on the road as the No. Show More Summary