The Celtics have suspended Marcus Smart for Friday's final preseason game against the Heat, with a source telling ESPN that the guard was punished for missing the team flight.
From highlight potential to court design to blooper frequency to coaches making funny faces, we present teams 30 to 11 in ESPN's annual NBA League Pass Rankings.
Udonis Haslem returned to practice Sunday, joining his team for the first time since training camp began almost two weeks ago after grieving the death of his father.
LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Benny the Bull and Lil Penny highlight hoop fans' stroll down 'NBA Lane'
The NBA's 75th anniversary tips off with a star-studded nod to its rich history
In the annual survey of all 30 GMs by NBA.com, the Nets received 72% of the votes to win this season's title, followed by the Lakers (17%) and Bucks (10%). Kevin Durant was the MVP choice at 37%, ahead of the Mavericks' Luka Doncic (33%).
With the first week of training camp in the books, we round up the latest injury news on the NBA's biggest stars.
As the legendary QB prepares to return to Gillette Stadium with Tampa Bay, ESPN reporters take you inside other notable return games in sports.
Kevin Pelton is weighing in on all the latest offseason deals, including Michael Porter Jr.'s extension with the Nuggets.
Where do the Bucks, Nets, Lakers and every contender stand? We're breaking down all 30 teams as training camps begin this week, less than one month from the start of the 2021-22 NBA season.
Which teams are headed for sudden rises and dramatic falls? Is Ben Simmons a Sixer on opening night? Will LeBron deliver another title to Lakerland? Our NBA forecast concludes with Team Turmoil, Team Turnaround and pressing NBA questions.
We polled the experts on the ESPN Forecast panel for their predictions heading into the 2021-22 NBA season.
The Nets and Bucks could be battling for conference supremacy all season long. Our NBA Summer Forecast kicks off with records and standings predictions for every East team.
Paul Pierce thanking the teams that passed on him in the NBA draft and Chris Bosh returning one of Pat Riley's championship rings highlighted Saturday night's Basketball Hall of Fame induction ceremony for the Class of 2021.
What is the legacy of the Hall of Fame's class of 2021? Look no further than today's NBA courts.
Chris Bosh's career was cut short at its peak, but the Hall of Fame inductee still managed to change the blueprint for modern NBA centers.
Damian Lillard and Shaquille O'Neal are teaming up to rebrand a classic pair of kicks. The "Shaqnosis" has a new look courtesy of the Portland Trail Blazers star and the former Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat champion and Hall of Famer.
Eastern Conference teams made some of the offseason's biggest splashes. Which teams set themselves up to succeed? Which teams failed to hit the mark? We're grading all 15 franchises.
Points Per Game108.125th
Rebounds Per Game41.529th
Assists Per Game26.39th