The Celtics are bringing in former Cavs guard Brodric Thomas on a two-way contract, per a report.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 1:03 pm
"I like taking the hard route. I like going the more rewarding route."
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:00 pm
The Lakers are the favorites to win the Western Conference title, but the Phoenix Suns and Utah Jazz lead a contending field that is deep and talented.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 10:30 am
Five storylines heading into NBA's 75th anniversary season, which begins Tuesday, including sagas of Kyrie Irving and Nets plus Ben Simmons and 76ers.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 10:15 am
Explaining why Jerami Grant, Detroit Pistons' breakout player last season, should have greater success in 2021-22, plus Cade Cunningham injury update
Posted: October 18, 2021, 10:03 am
How The Times' basketball staff rates the 30 NBA teams from top to bottom heading into the season openers on Tuesday.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 10:00 am
Legendary sports litigator Jeffrey Mishkin is about to change “courts.” On Jan. 1, 2022, Mishkin will join Phillips ADR, which is led by former U.S. District Judge and NBA systems arbitrator Layn Phillips. The firm, with offices in California and New York City, provides dispute resolution services across industries. Mishkin has played a crucial role […]
Posted: October 18, 2021, 9:55 am
In releasing Avery Bradley, the Warriors had to thwart the wishes of their best players, according to team sources. Stephen Curry and Draymond Green were among a group of strong advocates for keeping Bradley. The almost 31-year-old entering his 12th ...
Posted: October 18, 2021, 7:29 am
The NBA, 75 years ago, was different in almost every imaginable way. The series will recall those humble beginnings, with Ossie Schectman - who scored the first basket in league history - making $60 a game. There was no robust following and the NBA had little to no impact on societal issues.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 6:24 am
Grading the Memphis Grizzlies' offseason.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 4:19 am
The 76ers first home game is Friday night against the Nets.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 1:47 am
Andrew Wiggins has been a member of the Warriors for nearly 20 months, but he has yet to play with Klay Thompson.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:52 am
Russell Westbrook and LeBron James are used to running things how they see fit on the court, but they're sharing those responsibilities on the Lakers.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:44 am
NBA legend Reggie Miller still believes in the Nets without Kyrie.
Posted: October 18, 2021, 12:43 am
Candace Parker returned home to bring Chicago a championship. She did just that.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 10:50 pm
With Nerlens Noel still dealing with lingering knee pain, Tom Thibodeau told reporters after Sunday's practice that the center is "doubtful" for Wednesday's season opener.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 9:49 pm
Candace Parker returned home to bring Chicago its first WNBA title over Phoenix.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 9:48 pm
Evan Fournier on fitting in with Knicks so far, looking forward to season start vs Boston | Knicks News Conference
Evan Fournier, one of the Knicks offseason acquisitions, explains what it's like to be the new guy on the team and how much he's looking forward to starting the season against Boston on Wednesday.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 9:45 pm
Andrew Wiggins, usually reserved in his comments, said Sunday that he believes the Warriors are a 'championship-caliber' team.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 9:25 pm
In pursuit of a championship, Warriors veterans wanted Avery Bradley on the opening night roster. That won't happen.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 9:25 pm
This is a good deal for both sides.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 9:00 pm
Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said Kuminga is not yet ready to begin on-court work as he recovers from a knee injury.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 8:45 pm
The Philadelphia 76ers are focused on reintegrating Ben Simmons with the team.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 8:34 pm
Giddey has leaned heavily on fellow Australian Joe Ingles and will soon have the opportunity to face his mentor on the court.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 8:22 pm
Boston Celtics star forward Jayson Tatum dove a bit deeper into his leadership style with reporters on Sunday.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 7:35 pm
Kispert hopes the Wizards can get off on the right foot Wednesday versus the Raptors.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 7:14 pm
Grading the Minnesota Timberwolves' offseason.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 7:00 pm
The Duke product's tenure in Boston has come to an end, but what does the front office have in mind for his roster spot?
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:59 pm
Ranking members of the Los Angeles Lakers as a winner or loser based on how they performed in the preseason.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:37 pm
The Celtics reportedly waived Jabari Parker on Sunday, giving the team an open roster spot ahead of its season opener Wednesday.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:31 pm
Philadelphia 76ers guard Shake Milton will be out for a while as the team gets ready for opening night.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:30 pm
Cunningham continues to recover from a right ankle injury and could play on Wednesday in the regular-season opener.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:19 pm
Philadelphia 76ers forwards Tobias Harris and Matisse Thybulle give updates on their injuries after practice on Sunday.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:13 pm
Noah Levick: Ben Simmons was at practice today, is expected to speak with reporters tomorrow or Tuesday. Source: Twitter @NoahLevick What's the buzz on Twitter? The Vertical @ YahooSportsNBA "When he's ready, he'll play." Ben Simmons has returned to ...
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:03 pm
The Wizards may have dodged a bullet with Bradley Beal's injury and appear to be getting Rui Hachimura back very soon.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:02 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) Doc Rivers tried to play Ben Simmons' return to the Philadelphia 76ers cool, just introducing the petulant point guard to the team at practice with a joke like the coach would use for any other player back from a drawn-out absence. ''That's how it is,'' Rivers said. Simmons practiced Sunday and faced his teammates for the first time since his trade demand - in other words, he begrudgingly slipped on a Sixers jersey with a team he no longer wanted to play for; teammates he no longer wanted to play with.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 6:01 pm
Celtics point guard Payton Pritchard will play in Wednesday's season opener despite breaking his nose a week ago, and he'll do so with a new look.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 5:45 pm
Doc Rivers and the Philadelphia 76ers give their reactions to Ben Simmons returning to practice.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 5:42 pm
Barnes was touted as a player that can do it all on the court entering the draft, and he backed that up during the preseason.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 5:40 pm
WATCH: Stashed Celtics guard Juhann Begarin gets 14 points, 4 rebounds in win for Paris Basket (10/17)
The stashed Celtics wing is already looking good in France's LNB Pro A.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 4:21 pm
"I’m a one stone type a guy, a one place type of guy," Rockets guard Kevin Porter Jr. said Saturday. "I see myself here."
Posted: October 17, 2021, 4:08 pm
The county is alleging the emotional distress for Bryant and the families was from the crash, not the photos.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 4:00 pm
Garrison Mathews reportedly turned down two way deal with Boston; Theo Pinson still may sign one with Celtics
We are beginning to get some clarity regarding the roster for 2021-22.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 3:51 pm
With the 2021-22 NBA regular season having now arrived, here's a look at the Houston Rockets roster coming out of training camp.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 3:45 pm
A look at the teams in the Western Conference as the NBA celebrates its 75th season. Who will represent the West in the NBA Finals?
Posted: October 17, 2021, 3:33 pm
Mike Barner offers a walk-through of how to play -- and succeed -- in Yahoo's daily fantasy basketball contests.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 3:20 pm
A team-by-team look at the Eastern Conference as the NBA celebrates its 75th season. Who will represent the East in the NBA Finals?
Posted: October 17, 2021, 3:18 pm
Giannis Antetokounmpo finally proved he could lead a team to an NBA championship. Who will be that player this season?
Posted: October 17, 2021, 3:03 pm
The Wizards have a lot of new players and Aaron Holiday was one of the most impressive in their four preseason games.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 2:36 pm
Here's why the New York Knicks will finish third in the Eastern Conference in 2021-22 NBA season.
Posted: October 17, 2021, 2:01 pm
The six-time NBA champion, Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame and civil rights icon spoke with Yahoo Sports senior NBA writer Vincent Goodwill.
Posted: October 12, 2021, 1:00 am