The NBA announced today that Milwaukee Bucks head coach Jason Kidd has been fined $15,000 for public criticism of officiating. Kidd made his comments after the Bucks lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday.
The Indiana Pacers’ Paul George and the LA Clippers’ Chris Paul today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Month, respectively, for games played in April. George averaged an NBA-high 32.8 points and added 8.2 rebounds and 4.5 assists as the Pacers went 5-1 in April to clinch a playoff
The New York Knicks’ Willy Hernangomez and the Phoenix Suns’ Tyler Ulis today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for games played in April. Hernangomez, the 35th pick in NBA Draft 2015 presented by State Farm, led all Eastern Conference rookies in rebounding (8.5 rpg) and ranked
The Boston Celtics’ Isaiah Thomas today was named the Kia NBA Eastern Conference Player of the Month for games played in January, and the Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant were selected as co-winners of the Western Conference honor. Thomas led the NBA in scoring (32.9 ppg) and tied for fifth in the
The NBA All-Star teams are now complete with the following players being named All-Stars today: Eastern Conference All-Star Reserves Paul George (Pacers) Kevin Love (Cavaliers) Kyle Lowry (Raptors) Paul Millsap (Hawks) Isaiah Thomas (Celtics) Kemba Walker (Hornets) John Wall (Wizards) Western Conference All-Star Reserves DeMarcus Cousins (Kings) Marc Gasol (Grizzlies) Draymond Green (Warriors) Gordon Hayward
The New Orlean Pelicans announced that Anthony Davis and Tyreke Evans are both expected to play tonight against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Additionally, Quincy Pondexter will not play.
Golden State Warriors center Zaza Pachulia has been fined $15,000 for striking Miami Heat forward Luke Babbitt in the face, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations. The incident occurred with 6:51 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Warriors’ 105-102 loss to the Heat on Jan. 23 at AmericanAirlines
NBA Press Release The Toronto Raptors’ DeMar DeRozan and the Houston Rockets’ James Harden today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 7 through Sunday, Nov. 13. DeRozan led the Raptors to a 3-0 week, averaging a league-leading 34.7 points to go with 4.7 rebounds
The Brooklyn Nets have waived guard Greivis Vasquez. “Greivis did everything we asked of him and more to try to get back on the court at full strength. The passion, grit and perseverance he has shown since he joined the team have been remarkable. We are thankful to Greivis for all of his efforts and
Here is the complete list of injuries for all teams playing on 11-2-2016: Toronto Raptors vs. Washington Wizards TOR- Lucas Noguiera (sprained left ankle)- Questionable Jared Sullinger (left foot surgery) and Delon Wright (right shoulder surgery)- OUT WAS- Ian Mahinmi (left knee surgery)- OUT Philadelphia 76ers vs. Charlotte Hornets PHI- Jerryd Bayless (left wrist), Nerlens