Nowitzki, Mavs Start Chase For Elusive Playoff Series WinDirk Nowitzki goes into his 19th season looking to get Dallas into the top four in the Western Conference because the big German believes that is the easiest way to advance in the playoffs.
Warriors Still The Team To Beat In The WestMuch has changed in the Western Conference. Tim Duncan, Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett are all retired. But the target remains the same. It's still the Warriors favored to prevail, followed by the Spurs.
Mavs Sign Jaleel Cousins, Brother Of Kings' DeMarcus CousinsThe Dallas Mavericks have signed free agent center Jaleel Cousins, the younger brother of All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins of Sacramento.
Rape Trial Involving Knicks' Rose Begins In Los Angeles As his civil trial over gang rape allegations began in Los Angeles, Derrick Rose was halfway across the country making his debut with the New York Knicks.
Mavs Get Preseason Win Over HornetsHarrison Barnes shot 1 for 10 for three points in his second game for Dallas after struggling for Golden State in the NBA Finals.
LeBron Backs Clinton For PresidentLeBron James has given Hillary Clinton an assist. The NBA superstar, who helped end Cleveland's championship drought earlier this summer by winning a title with the Cavaliers, is backing Clinton for president.
LeBron's "Personal Goal" Is To Match JordanLong flattered to be mentioned in the same company with Michael Jordan and other NBA legends, LeBron James has been hesitant to publicly acknowledge that he wants to be remembered as the greatest in league history.
NBA Players Concerned For Their Teams & Their CountryThe basketball cliches that usually dominate NBA Media Day gave way to serious talk about social injustice and violence in communities, with players wanting to be involved in finding solutions.
Pat Riley Says Chris Bosh Not In Heat's Plans For ReturnHeat President Pat Riley says he believes Chris Bosh has played his last game for Miami.
Michael Jordan Calls For Peaceful Demonstration In CharlotteMichael Jordan has called for peaceful demonstration and conversation in the wake of the violent protests in Charlotte.
Shaq, Iverson, Yao Headline 'Extraordinary' 2016 Hall Of Fame ClassThe Class of 2016 at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame may be one of its best ever.
NBA D-League To Begin Regular Season On Nov. 11This season features 22 teams, including three NBA-owned expansion teams. The Long Island Nets and Windy City Bulls will make their league debuts on opening night against each other in Chicago.