Kevin Durant said nine weeks ago that he does not pretend to have a crystal ball about his future -- in regard to his 2016 free agency or otherwise.
"I'm taking it day by day with the Oklahoma City Thunder," Durant said then. "That's my main concern."
Durant's return from a foot injury is expected to be soon.
Tony Wroten sustained a sprained right knee during Wednesday’s loss to the Brooklyn Nets and will miss at least one week as a result of the injury, the Philadelphia 76ers announced on Friday.
Wroten will be re-evaluated on December 5, at which time the team is expected to provide another update.
The Houston Rockets reportedly will not sign Al Harrington despite rumors.
Harrington once wanted to play with the Rockets but will not this season.
Harrington was released by his Chinese team recently.
The Detroit Pistons has recalled forward Tony Mitchell from the team’s NBA Development League (D-League) affiliate, the Grand Rapids Drive, after a one-game assignment. Mitchell recorded 12 points (5-9 FG), 12 rebounds and one steal in 30 minutes vs. the Los Angeles D-Fenders (11/26). Drafted 37th overall in the 2013 NBA Draft, he appeared in 21 games for the Pistons last season...
The Sacramento Kings have reassigned rookie forward Eric Moreland to the Reno BigHorns of the D-League. The 6-10, 218-pound forward from Oregon State is averaging 13.3 points (.581 FG%), 10.7 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game in three games (all starts) for the Reno Bighorns. Moreland saw action for the first time in the regular season in the Kings’ 102-89 loss to the Houston...
Larry Sanders has found his game again to start this season with Jason Kidd as head coach.
"It was being patient with myself," Sanders said. "I think some guys get down. You can't get too high or get too low.
"It's just finding your pace again. But Coach (Kidd) has been great, my teammates have been great with me and I'm just trying to play off of...
The Indiana Pacers announced they have waived A.J. Price.
The Pacers roster now stands at 15.
The NBA has denied the Sacramento Kings' protest of their 111-110 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on Nov. 13.
The basis for the Kings' protest was that Courtney Lee's game-winning shot should have been disqualified as having been made after time expired. Under league procedures, each team has an opportunity to make submissions in support of its position, and the protesting team is...
Russell Westbrook will return to the Oklahoma City Thunder lineup on Friday for their game against the New York Knicks.
Westbrook broke a bone in his right hand in the second game of the Thunder season.
Westbrook has been practicing and taking contact on the court in recent days.
The Thunder have won just four of their first 16 games without Westbrook and Kevin Durant.
Anthony Davis believes that the New Orleans Pelicans are on the "right path" and is confident they will make the postseason this year.
"We know what we got in this locker room," Davis said. "We know what direction we want to go in and our identity to be."
The Pelicans are 7-6 this season.
Davis is pleased with his current situation with the Pelicans. Davis will make $7 million in...
Steve Clifford believes Lance Stepenson's slow start and adjustment in his first season with the Charlotte Hornets are partly due to his struggles to live up to external expectations.
"To be fair, one of the things that's made it more difficult for him is that he came here and people proclaimed him as the next superstar," Clifford said Wednesday. "He's...
The Oklahoma City Thunder will release Sebastian Telfair with their hardship exception expiring.
The Thunder need to get down to the 15-player maximum roster size.
Oklahoma City will instead keep Ish Smith.
Mark Cuban has come up with a proposal for conference realignment in which eight teams would change conferences.
In Cuban's plan, the Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs, Houston Rockets and New Orleans Pelicans would move to the Eastern Conference. The Chicago Bulls, Indiana Pacers, Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks would move to the West.
"It's not like it'd be the first time...
The Iowa Energy acquired Jordan Hamilton on Wednesday, the team announced.
Hamilton was a first round pick in the 2011 NBA Draft and has played for the Denver Nuggets, Houston Rockets and Utah Jazz.
Carmelo Anthony is expected to miss the rest of the New York Knicks' road trip with a back injury.
The Knicks are concerned that Anthony's injury could become a season-long issue related to the disk.
Anthony injured his back landing awkwardly after a jump shot in Monday's game.
“Most injuries aren’t necessarily acute or traumatic,’’ Derek Fisher said. “Maybe...
The Detroit Pistons announced today that the team has assigned forward Tony Mitchell to the team’s NBA Development League affiliate, the Grand Rapids Drive.
Mitchell, drafted 37th overall in the 2013 NBA Draft, appeared in 21 games for the Pistons last season averaging 1.0 points and 1.2 rebounds per game.
David West hopes to return from a sprained ankle on Friday against the Orlando Magic.
"(Coach Frank Vogel) will make the call," West said after participating in practice Tuesday in San Antonio. "I'll see what he says. (But) I feel good. This last week has been good. No setbacks. The ankle is healthy which is important."
Vogel said he is hopeful West can return Friday.
Derrick Rose was removed at halftime of the Chicago Bulls' game against the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday because of left hamstring tightness.
"Just trying to be smart, back-to-back (games), fatigue, and didn't want to take any steps back," said Rose, who scored two points. "So, take these couple of days off, head to Boston."
Rose has missed four games with the hamstring injury this season.
The Los Angeles Lakers have had a level of dialogue with forward Earl Clark on a potential reunion, league sources told RealGM.Over the past several weeks, the Lakers have looked into available wing talent that features Quincy Miller. The Lakers came out of last week’s free agency workouts without delivering a deal, and while no deal has been reached yet with Clark, they are expected...
The Los Angeles Lakers have been awarded a $4.85 million disabled player exception for Steve Nash, according to sources.
Nash is out for the rest of the season due to back issues.
The Memphis Grizzlies re-assigned rookie guard Jordan Adams to the NBA Development League’s Iowa Energy, the Grizzlies’ exclusive D-League affiliate. During his first assignment in Iowa, Adams (6-5, 209) totaled 20 points, seven rebounds and one assist in 31 minutes in an exhibition on Nov. 8 vs. Sioux Falls, which was played in Memphis at FedExForum. He was recalled from Iowa...
Damien Wilkins of the Iowa Energy was named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Friday, Nov.14, through Sunday, Nov. 23.
A 6-6, 225-pound guard/forward out of Georgia, Wilkins averaged 28.3 points (fourth in the league) on .561 shooting (32-for-57), 10.3 rebounds and 7.3 assists to lead Iowa to a 3-0 start to the season. On Nov. 14, he recorded a double...
Randy Foye said he will miss three weeks with a tear in his right quad.
An MRI on Monday revealed the injury.
Foye will not undergo surgery and will rest and receive treatment.
Aaron Gray remains at the Detroit Pistons' practice facility helping put big men through drills while being sidelined after a cardiac episode over the summer.
"I had my first kind of 'shock' here," Gray said, referring to the Pistons' practice facility, "then it was kind of a rollercoaster over the next two days."
Gray does extensive cardio exercises and undergoes regular testing...
Derrick Rose had 18 points, five assists and three rebounds in 25 minutes in the Chicago Bulls' 97-95 win at the Utah Jazz.
Tom Thibodeau was asked after the game if Rose looked fatigued in the second half.
"Oh I don't know. Jesus. He's got to get out there and play," Thibodeau said. "I thought he did a lot of good things. You could see he's not real...