| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Continuing debate about whether 76ers president/general manager Sam Hinkie made the right decision to nuke the team's core and start building from scratch is a moot exercise.
The only question now is how patient a notoriously impatient fan base is...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Aug 27, 2014
Philadelphia 76ers General Manager Sam Hinkie insists he never talked about acquiring Anthony Bennett from the Minnesota Timberwolves.
"I can tell you unequivocally we didn't have any conversations about (Bennett)," Hinkie said during a 30-minute...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:11 PM
LeBron James has added Kevin Love in Cleveland. Pat Riley has reloaded in Miami. So how have the betting lines readjusted? Here's how, per Bovada.lv:
Odds to win 2015 NBA Championship
Cleveland Cavaliers 5/2
San Antonio Spurs ...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:47 PM
After a 27-win season, the Lakers are not a favorite to win the NBA title this coming year.
According to gambling website Bovada, the Lakers have just 66-1 odds of winning the championship in 2015.
While the Lakers should certainly be better than they...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Kobe Bryant has fallen behind Oklahoma City All-Star Kevin Durant, at least according to 38 rookies polled by NBA.com.
After receiving 21.2% of the vote a year ago to the question, "Who is your favorite player in the league?" -- Bryant received 19.4%...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:30 PM
For the Orlando Magic, the 2014 NBA Draft is shaping up as a referendum on how much risk the team is willing to accept.
The team will face a difficult choice if it keeps the fourth overall pick.
Either center Joel Embiid or guard Danté Exum, perhaps...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 11:35 AM
The Orlando Pro Summer League will begin Saturday morning on Amway Center's practice court. The league is closed to the public, but all of the games will be televised on NBA TV. Here's a look at some of the key storylines to watch.
The key rookies
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:55 PM
On Saturday, almost a year and a half since he suffered a severe knee injury as a college freshman, Nerlens Noel played in a competitive basketball game.
And he looked good doing it.
Running fluidly, Noel scored a game-high 19 points as his...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Welcome back to Morning Shootaround, a regular feature this season the day after Maryland basketball games. While we can’t bring you into the Terps’ locker room after games – reporters haven’t been allowed in there since the last...