Hawks Spoil Smith's Debut, Top Mavericks 117-111Schroder scored 28 points, fellow Euro standout Marco Belinelli added 20 in his first game for Atlanta and the rebuilding Hawks spoiled rookie Dennis Smith Jr.'s solid Dallas debut, beating the Mavericks 117-111 in the opener Wednesday.
Michael Jordan & Hornets Score With Jumpman LogoThanks to the NBA's new contract with Nike, the Hornets will get unique merchandise this season with the 'Jumpman' logo, which represents Hornets team owner Michael Jordan.
Rockets Rally To Inch Past Defending Champion Warriors 122-121Confetti began to fall, and the Warriors thought that they had won. But upon review, Kevin Durant's shot went in after the buzzer and the Rockets escaped with a 122-121 victory Tuesday night.
Cuban: Mavs To Pay Tribute To American Flag, NBA & NFL Different On Anthem IssueWith the Dallas Mavericks ready to open the 2017-18 NBA regular season, team owner Mark Cuban is confident with his roster and addresses how the Mavs and NBA are different than the NFL when it comes to the National Anthem and player protests.
10 Things To Know Going Into This NBA SeasonThe 72nd regular season starts Tuesday night, when Boston heads to Cleveland and Houston goes to Golden State. The march toward April is finally getting underway.
Spurs Coach Popovich Calls Trump "A Soulless Coward"Spurs coach Gregg Popovich called President Trump "a soulless coward who thinks that he can only become large by belittling others" after comments that Trump made on Monday.
Jordan Says Super Teams Hurt NBA's CompetitionHornets owner and NBA legend Michael Jordan said in an interview that basketball stars ganging up and playing for so-called super teams are hurting the competitive balance of the league.
Rooke Smith Jr. Sprains Ankle In Mavericks' Win Over HawksGian Clavell had 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and the visiting Mavericks beat the Hawks 108-94. Maxi Kleber added 16 points.
Less Time, Fewer Timeouts Among Adjustments For NBA CoachesThrow in new rules legislating how they can rest players, and there are plenty of adjustments even for veteran coaches.
Tilman Fertitta Introduced As New Owner Of Houston RocketsTilman Fertitta has been a fan of the Rockets since before they moved to Houston, and after a failed attempt to buy the team long ago he was prepared to do whatever it took not to miss another chance.
Mavs Rookie Shows Growth In 112-89 Loss To MagicDallas Mavericks rookie Dennis Smith Jr. has the talent and physical tools to become a standout in the NBA.
NBA Changes All-Star Game Format; Captains Will Pick TeamsThe NBA is scrapping the East against West format for its All-Star Game and will have captains pick teams this season.