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Inside the Lakers' quest to turn a star-studded roster into a championship team
With a star-studded veteran roster and All-Stars up and down the bench, Los Angeles' biggest challenge this season might depend on health and team chemistry.[read more]

Rockets sign G Brooks to multiyear contract
The Rockets have signed guard Armoni Brooks to a multi-year contact. Sources told ESPN that Brooks agreed to a four-year deal that includes a guaranteed first year.[read more]

Source: Hornets eye G League for LiAngelo Ball
LiAngelo Ball is set to play for the Hornets' G League team, the Greensboro Swarm, this season, a source told ESPN.[read more]

Durant 'positive' Kyrie situation 'will work out'
Kevin Durant said he wishes "none of this stuff would happen" but that he isn't upset that Kyrie Irving is not with the Nets.[read more]

Source: Kings exercising option on Haliburton
The Sacramento Kings are exercising the third-year option on guard Tyrese Haliburton, a source told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.[read more]

Bucks GM rewarded for title run with new deal
After helping build the Bucks into a title winner, general manager Jon Horst has received a long-term contract extension.[read more]

Curry scores 41, puts on show in preseason finale
Friday's game marked Stephen Curry's third career 40-point game in the preseason, the most by any player over the past 15 years.[read more]

Simmons misses game while 'reconditioning'
Ben Simmons is "reconditioning" and did not travel with the 76ers to Detroit for Friday's preseason finale. He has cleared NBA health and safety protocols and is eligible to rejoin the team.[read more]

Lowe: Ranking the top 10 most fun NBA teams to watch this season
Star potential? Check. Style points? Check. Unintentional hilarity? Check! Repeat champs? Presenting the top 10 most entertaining teams for the 2021-22 NBA season.[read more]

Overtime Elite announces 2021-22 schedule, roster for inaugural season
Overtime Elite, the startup professional program geared toward NBA prospects, has announced details of its upcoming season.[read more]