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Toronto Raptors acknowledge Dwane Casey’s return will have emotions running high

TORONTO -- Kyle Lowry and Jonas Valanciunas spent a dozen years between them developing their games under coach Dwane Casey. Valanciunas had never played for any other NBA head coach before this season.When they welcome Casey and his...

Tyson Chandler had to choose between the Lakers and the Warriors

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Tyson Chandler revealed Tuesday that he narrowed a list of potential landing spots to the Los Angeles Lakers and the Golden State Warriors before negotiating a buyout with the Phoenix Suns."It was, like, five...

Why Jimmy Butler may not solve the Philadelphia 76ers’ biggest problem

New general manager Elton Brand is starting his Philadelphia 76ers tenure with a major gamble. This weekend's blockbuster Jimmy Butler deal officially puts the Sixers in win-now mode, but there are no guarantees this trade actually makes the...

Emotions flare for Kevin Durant, Draymond Green in Golden State Warriors’ loss

LOS ANGELES -- Golden State Warriors All-Stars Kevin Durant and Draymond Green usually keep each other in check when they get too emotional about a call or a play throughout the season.On Monday night, the teammates exchanged heated...

Lakers survive Hawks scare, end up with winning record

LOS ANGELES -- There was precisely one second left on the clock Sunday when Trae Young, the Atlanta Hawks' tantalizing rookie, unleashed a floater in the lane that threatened to cap a 15-point comeback for a riveting road...

NBA commissioner Adam Silver supports players wearing ‘Enough’ T-shirts, speaking out

LOS ANGELES -- With NBA commissioner Adam Silver in the stands and supporting the cause, the Los Angeles Lakers and Atlanta Hawks honored the victims of the Thousand Oaks shooting by wearing black T-shirts with the message "Enough"...

Jimmy Butler trade – Jimmy Butler trade

5:14 PM ETAndre SnellingsESPN The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to trade Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless and a second-round pick. On an organizational level, this...

Jimmer Fredette scores 75 points in Chinese Basketball Association game

2:03 PM ETKevin WangESPN.com Former BYU star Jimmer Fredette scored 75 points in a Chinese Basketball Association game Sunday, a new career high for the ex-NBA journeyman who is currently playing his third professional season in China.After a...

Minnesota Timberwolves trading Jimmy Butler to Philadelphia 76ers

The Minnesota Timberwolves have reached an agreement to trade disgruntled All-Star forward Jimmy Butler to the Philadelphia 76ers, league sources told ESPN.Who wins the Butler trade? Kevin Pelton grades the deal.Which players and picks are on the move?...

LA Clippers, Milwaukee Bucks wear warm-ups to honor victims of Thousand Oaks shooting

LOS ANGELES -- Prior to their matchup Saturday afternoon, the Clippers and visiting Bucks wore black T-shirts emblazoned with "Enough" across their chests and the names of the victims of a mass shooting in nearby Thousand Oaks, California,...