The Phoenix Suns lost their preseason opener to a hot-shooting Adelaide 36ers team from Australia’s National Basketball League 134-124 on Sunday night.
It was decided by the Warriors’ training staff that Klay Thompson would most likely not play in the Tokyo preseason games against the Wizards because he did not scrimmage at all over the summer.
Blake Griffin has agreed to a one-year deal with the Celtics, according to sources. The veteran forward will offer the Celtics some frontcourt depth.
Klay Thompson will not play in either of the Golden State Warriors’ preseason games in Japan, head coach Steve Kerr announced.
Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving says “anything’s possible” for a talented and motivated Ben Simmons this season.
Anthony Davis said an undisclosed wrist injury hurt his shooting from 3-point range last season, a big factor in the Lakers ranking 22nd in the NBA in accuracy from beyond the arc.
Brooklyn Nets coach Steve Nash lauded Ben Simmons’ versatility as an “incredible playmaker” who is a “great fit” alongside Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving.
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Lonzo Ball will have his second knee surgery this year Wednesday, but the Bulls point guard said he believes he won’t miss the entire season.
Pelicans star forward Zion Williamson — described Monday by teammate Larry Nance as “a Lamborghini” — said he’s feeling great and at his “best right now” as he prepares to return to the court for the 2022-23 season after a long injury layoff.
Jae Crowder will not be reporting to Suns’ training camp as the team continues to search for a trade for him, sources told ESPN.
Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck said a monthslong investigation led to the one-year suspension of coach Ime Udoka. Grousbeck added no decision has been made about Udoka’s return.
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Pac-12 commissioner George Kliavkoff said the Pac-12 remains unified despite rumors of additional Big Ten expansion and the Big 12’s aggressive pursuit of its members.
Boston Celtics C Robert Williams will undergo an arthroscopic procedure on his left knee, which had been a recurring problem during the playoffs, and is expected to return to the lineup early in the regular season, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski
Juancho Hernangomez scored 27 points and his brother Willy won tournament MVP as Spain topped France 88-76 to win the EuroBasket gold medal.
Free agent guard Dennis Schroder is returning to the Lakers on a one-year, $2.64 million deal.