Rookie/Sophomore Report

The second edition of the weekly Rookie/Sophomore Report is dropping on Wednesday, and that will be the case moving forward. And the NBA regular season is finally underway, with Tuesday’s doubleheader giving way to an 11-game...

Mikal Bridges, Suns agree to 4-year, $90 million rookie contract extension, per report

Getty Images The Phoenix Suns have agreed to a four-year, $90 million rookie extension with small forward Mikal Bridges on Sunday, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The deal is reportedly fully guaranteed. Bridges was the No. 10...

Celtics waive former No. 2 overall pick Jabari Parker ahead of season opener, per report

Getty Images The Boston Celtics are waiving former No. 2 overall pick Jabari Parker, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Parker, only a seven-year veteran at the age of 26, has played for six NBA teams...

Some Sixers thought Ben Simmons lied about COVID-19 exposure to try to get out of Game 7 vs. Hawks, per report

The Ben Simmons saga has been discussed so much over the past few months that at times it’s felt like going in circles. But now, just ahead of the season there have finally been some new...

76ers not interested in a Ben Simmons-for-Kyrie Irving trade for now, per report

Getty Images The Brooklyn Nets and Philadelphia 76ers were the top two seeds in the Eastern Conference last season, but both are dealing with quite a bit of drama surrounding their All-Stars as the 2021-22 season...

Ben Simmons arrives in Philadelphia; 76ers want him back on court once he clears COVID protocols, per report

Getty Images Ben Simmons has arrived in Philadelphia after spending the bulk of training camp in Los Angeles, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Simmons has taken a COVID-19 test and the team is hoping to have...

Growing belief around NBA is that Gregg Popovich will retire after season, per report

The San Antonio Spurs have been a model franchise since Gregg Popovich took over as their head coach, but eventually, his time with the franchise is going to come to an end. Now, it appears as...

Trail Blazers turned down Sixers trade proposal asking for three first-round picks for Ben Simmons, per report

The Ben Simmons – Philadelphia 76ers standoff continues, as the All-Star guard still refuses to report to the team as it prepares for the 2021-22 season. Simmons has made it clear that he has no interest...

Two-time NBA champion Pau Gasol announces retirement; Lakers to retire his No. 16 jersey, per report

Two-time NBA champion Pau Gasol held a press conference Tuesday morning to announce his retirement from basketball. The 19-year NBA veteran had an illustrious career spanning two continents. He started the first four years of his...

Caris LeVert brought up in Ben Simmons talks, per report

Intriguing young Pacers scorer brought up in Simmons trade talks: report originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia The Indiana Pacers are suddenly the team everyone is buzzing about as the Summer of Ben Simmons drags on...