NBA News


  • Southwest Notes: Walker, Morant, Rose, Johnson, Daniels, Giddey November 28, 2022
    Owner Mark Cuban hopes Kemba Walker can be a dynamic offensive presence for the Mavericks, as he told Brad Townsend of The Dallas Morning News (Twitter link). “We wanted to add some flexibility to our offense. Like last year at this point, we have great shot quality, particularly from the 3, but we have struggled […]
  • Mavericks Waive Facundo Campazzo, To Sign Kemba Walker November 28, 2022
    12:43pm: The Mavs have officially waived Campazzo, the team announced (via Twitter). 7:12am: The Mavericks are in “advanced talks” with veteran guard Kemba Walker, Marc Stein reports in his latest Substack story. Dallas plans to sign Walker and waive Facundo Campazzo, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic (Twitter link). The Mavs are hoping that […]
  • Suns Promote James Jones To President Of Basketball Operations November 28, 2022
    The Suns have made general manager James Jones their new president of basketball operations along with his current title, the team announced in a press release. Jones was named GM in 2019 after joining the organization two years earlier as vice president of basketball operations. In that time, he has taken a Phoenix team that […]
  • Nuggets Notes: Porter, Brown, Bench, Kamagate November 28, 2022
    Michael Porter Jr. wasn’t able to practice Sunday because of lingering pain from a left heel contusion and it sounds like he’ll miss Monday’s game against the Rockets, writes Mike Singer of The Denver Post. Porter hasn’t played since Nov. 22, but Nuggets coach Michael Malone said the injury occurred before then and called it […]
  • Sixers Notes: Tucker, Harden, Milton, Reed November 28, 2022
    P.J. Tucker only has three combined points in his last seven games, but he’s not concerned about a lack of offense, writes Keith Pompey of The Philadelphia Inquirer. The Sixers won five of those games, even with their three best players missing time, and Tucker seems comfortable with his current role. “As long as we’re […]
  • Jerami Grant Open To Re-Signing With Trail Blazers November 28, 2022
    After an offseason trade to Portland, Jerami Grant is enjoying his time with the Trail Blazers and may be inclined to re-sign when he reaches free agency next summer, writes Michael Scotto of Hoops Hype. “I’m satisfied right now,” Grant said. “I’m really happy with what we’re doing. We’ll just talk about it when it […]
  • Northwest Notes: Markkanen, Porter, Cancar, Pokusevski, Dort November 28, 2022
    Jazz forward Lauri Markkanen hasn’t missed a game during his breakout season. That could change on Monday. Markkanen is listed as questionable to play against Chicago due to a right knee contusion. Markkanen has been find for the Jazz, averaging 21.7 points and 8.4 rebounds after being acquired in the Donovan Mitchell blockbuster with Cleveland. […]
  • Community Shootaround: Injuries November 28, 2022
    Scan the headlines on our website and most of them involve injuries to star players. Ankle sprains. Toe sprains. Calf strains. Knee soreness. Shin problems. Back problems. You name it, somebody in the trainer’s room has got it. There are always going to be injuries during the course of a season but it seems as […]
  • Southeast Notes: Butler, Morris, Wizards, Vaillancourt November 28, 2022
    Jimmy Butler could rejoin the Heat during their current road trip, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel tweets. Coach Erik Spoeltra left that possibility open, indicating that Butler is working out in Miami. Butler, who has been dealing with right knee soreness, has only appeared in 13 games this season and has been […]
  • Atlantic Notes: Brunson, Tucker, Anunoby, Nets November 27, 2022
    Knicks fans can breathe a sign of relief. There was concern that a right quad contusion could force Jalen Brunson to miss his first game since signing with the club. However, Brunson was in the lineup for their game against Memphis on Sunday, Ian Begley of SNY TV tweets. The high-priced free agent entered the […]
  • Bulls Notes: Williams, Caruso, Inconsistent Output November 27, 2022
    The play of 21-year-old Bulls starting power forward Patrick Williams has steadily improved month-over-month this season, and the 6’7″ forward out of FSU registered his excitement about that growth, writes K.C. Johnson of NBC Sports Chicago. As Johnson observes, Williams averaged 7.1 PPG and 2.0 RPG while shooting 35.3% on 2.4 threes per game in […]
  • Southwest Notes: Alvarado, Ingram, Kidd, Collins November 27, 2022
    Pelicans reserve point guard Jose Alvarado has evolved into an important contributor for New Orleans in his second season, writes Will Guillory of The Athletic in an extensive feature. Guillory notes that Alvarado provides the Pelicans with a burst of energy in his minutes off the bench, especially on defense. “A lot of people told […]
  • Atlantic Notes: Siakam, Milton, Niang, Toppin, Harris November 27, 2022
    Raptors star big man Pascal Siakam, who has been sidelined with a right adductor strain since November 4, was cleared for contact and fully participated in a team practice on Friday, per Josh Lewenberg of TSN Sports (via Twitter). Lewenberg tweets that Siakam feels that he is improving daily, and remains deferential to Toronto’s medical […]
  • Five G League Players Making Bids For NBA Call-Ups November 27, 2022
    The NBA G League’s regular season won’t begin for another month, but all 30 NBAGL teams are currently competing in the Showcase Cup, a round-robin event that culminates in a single-elimination tournament at the G League’s Winter Showcase from December 19-22. We’re only midway through the 16-game Showcase Cup, with each NBAGL team having played […]
  • Draft-And-Stash Prospect Ismael Kamagate Hopes To Play For Nuggets In 2023/24 November 27, 2022
    French center Ismael Kamagate remained in his home country after being selected 46th overall in the 2022 NBA draft and is spending the season with Paris Basketball. However, Kamagate – whose NBA rights are held by the Nuggets – hopes to make the move stateside next summer, he told Julien Lesage of Le Parisien (hat […]