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DeMarcus Cousins of Golden State Warriors to start upon return, Steve Kerr says

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr says DeMarcus Cousins will start when he makes his season debut, likely Jan. 18 against the Clippers.Cousins, who signed a one-year deal with the Warriors last summer, will make...

Dillon Brooks, Memphis Grizzlies, to have surgery big toe

Memphis Grizzlies swingman Dillon Brooks will have surgery this week to repair a ruptured ligament in his right big toe, the team announced Wednesday.Brooks is expected to miss the rest of the season, according to reports in The...

Patrick McCaw plans sign Toronto Raptors after Cleveland Cavaliers release

6:32 PM ETAdrian WojnarowskiESPN The Toronto Raptors are signing free-agent guard Patrick McCaw for the rest of the season, league sources told ESPN.McCaw cleared waivers on Wednesday afternoon, sources said. McCaw, 23, has been the subject of some...

Nerlens Noel of Oklahoma City Thunder leaves on stretcher after hard fall

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Thunder center Nerlens Noel was taken off the court on a stretcher midway through the third quarter Tuesday night after his head hit the floor on a hard fall.Noel was taken to OU Medical Center...

DeMarcus Cousins of Golden State Warriors to return ‘around’ Jan. 18, Steve Kerr confirms

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr confirmed that center DeMarcus Cousins' season debut will happen "somewhere in the neighborhood" of the Jan. 18 game at the LA Clippers.A source told The Undefeated's Marc Spears earlier...

NBA — James Harden’s patient approach for Houston Rockets helps Clint Capela to career...

HOUSTON -- James Harden splashed 3-pointer No. 3 in the second quarter, then turned to Torrey Craig and told him what the rest of the Denver Nuggets would soon find out Monday in a 125-113 loss to the...

Late-night phone call between Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram sparks Los Angeles Lakers to comeback...

DALLAS -- A late-night phone call between Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram after their coach publicly challenged the pair to play with more passion for the undermanned Los Angeles Lakers helped spark a 107-97 come-from-behind road win over...

Minnesota Timberwolves fire coach and team president Tom Thibodeau

9:24 AM ETAdrian WojnarowskiESPN The Minnesota Timberwolves fired president and coach Tom Thibodeau on Sunday, clearing the way for ownership to revamp the team's basketball operations.The move came moments after the Wolves' 108-86 victory over the Los Angeles...

Luke Walton says Lakers ‘need more passion’ from Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram

MINNEAPOLIS -- After a 108-86 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves dropped the Los Angeles Lakers to 1-5 without LeBron James this season, Lakers coach Luke Walton said he wants to see more fire from his team's two former...

Former NBA player Mike James says Milan police racially profiled him

MILAN, Italy -- American basketball player Mike James says he was racially profiled by Milan police who pointed guns at him and two friends after being stopped on the street -- a claim that police deny.James, an African-American...

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