Confidential: NBA players dish on Lonzo Ball

8:53 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment This story appears in ESPN The Magazine’s October 30 NBA Preview issue. Subscribe today! LOVE HIM OR loathe him, it’s Lonzo (and LaVar) time in LA, so we went man-to-man press on 59 NBA pros with six on-the-Ball questions. What is Lonzo Ball‘s ceiling? […]

Hayward fractures ankle minutes into debut

9:46 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment CLEVELAND — Celtics forward Gordon Hayward was stretchered off the floor in Cleveland after suffering a horrific-looking ankle injury a little more than five minutes into his Boston debut Tuesday night. The team later announced that Hayward fractured his ankle. Hayward’s left leg bent […]

Irving greeted by boos in return to Cleveland

9:38 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment CLEVELAND — Kyrie Irving, playing his former team in his first regular-season game with the Boston Celtics, heard hearty boos in pregame introductions and each time he touched the ball early in Tuesday’s opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena. Irving was […]

Bulls’ Mirotic breaks jaw in fight with teammate

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic is out indefinitely after suffering fractures to his upper jaw and a concussion in an altercation with teammate Bobby Portis at practice Tuesday. The players had been talking trash to one another in practice, going back and forth before those exchanges escalated […]

Dozier given the OK-C to wear Durant’s old 35

6:13 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment OKLAHOMA CITY — It was an unusual sight walking into the Oklahoma City Thunder‘s practice facility Tuesday and seeing No. 35 on the wing, attempting 3-pointers with assistant coach Vin Bhavnani. No, Kevin Durant was not visiting his old stomping grounds. It was the […]

Inside how the Rockets landed Chris Paul

ON THE NIGHT of June 27, Chris Paul was hanging at 1 Oak in West Hollywood with LeBron James. The club thumped as Paul and LeBron exchanged greetings with Tristan Thompson and Joe Johnson, who dined with his wife at a nearby booth. When the clock struck 1 a.m. and they began plotting their exit […]

Photo Gallery

Log in | Designed by Buy Websites