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Morant has left knee sprain, initial tests reveal
Grizzlies star Ja Morant had to be helped to the locker room after injuring his left knee in Friday night's loss, and preliminary imaging revealed he suffered a sprain, the team said.[read more]

LeBron fined for gesture, warned on profanity use
Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James was fined $15,000 for making an obscene gesture in Wednesday night's win over the Pacers.[read more]

Lakers fail to close, 'let it get away' in 3-OT loss
The Los Angeles Lakers blew a 13-point lead in the fourth quarter and were outlasted by the Kings in a 141-137 loss in triple overtime Friday night.[read more]

Suns win 16th in a row, close to tying team mark
The Suns won their 16th straight game on Saturday. Phoenix will try to match the franchise's record 17-game winning streak, set in 2006-07, when it hosts Golden State on Tuesday.[read more]

Embiid returns from COVID, drops 42 in 2OT loss
Joel Embiid scored 42 points in his return from a nine-game absence after testing positive for COVID-19.[read more]

Sources: Wall, Rockets discussing return to play
John Wall and the Rockets have discussed the possibility of the veteran guard returning to the rebuilding team's active roster, sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.[read more]

Zion FAQ: When will the injured Williamson make his season debut?
The Pelicans have been without the injury-plagued star all season because of a fractured right foot. Here's everything we know and don't know about the situation.[read more]

NBA Power Rankings: Can the surging Suns catch the Warriors?
CP3 and Phoenix have won 12 straight games, but can they knock off Steph, Draymond and Golden State?[read more]