'Best backcourt' in NBA? Wizards have to prove it

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Bradley Beal caused a bit of a stir on Washington Wizards media day when he proclaimed: "I think we're definitely the best backcourt in the league."

Hawks waive Eddie, Pittman, trim roster to 15

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The Atlanta Hawks have trimmed their roster to 15 players by waiving forward Jarell Eddie and center Dexter Pittman.

Kobe returns for uncertain season with Lakers

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Byron Scott realizes he got his dream coaching job at a time when the Los Angeles Lakers are much closer to their absolute worst than their hallowed best.

Clippers seeking to take next big step this season

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Believing the Los Angeles Clippers were just a few pieces away from contending for the franchise's first NBA championship, coach Doc Rivers went out and upgraded the roster.

LeBron eyeing his third title, first for Cavaliers

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Four years away from home changed LeBron James. He came back more mature, more focused, more complete — in a class by himself as a player.

Warriors hoping Kerr is final piece for title run

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Any time a team fires a coach after a 51-win season and back-to-back playoff appearances the message from ownership is clear: good is not good enough.

Wizards sign John Lucas III

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The Washington Wizards signed guard John Lucas III on Tuesday.

76ers should be even worse than last season

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Name a starter for the Philadelphia 76ers.

Blazers look to build on solid foundation

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Not a whole lot has changed for the Portland Trail Blazers.

Kings measuring success on 'wins and losses'

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

A plot of land in the downtown area is being cleared for a new arena, a sign of how far the Sacramento Kings have come since a pending sale threatened to relocate the franchise to Seattle only 17 months ago.