Jimmy Butler injury update: Heat star won’t miss further time after leaving Game 3 with knee issue, per report

Getty Images Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler left Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics with knee inflammation, the team announced. Butler played 19 minutes in…

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Who gets the star big men at the top?

The Orlando Magic won the NBA Draft lottery and the order is set. Find out who lands the biggest stars in our latest NBA Mock Draft. The NBA Draft Lottery…

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Ja Morant injury update: Grizzlies star doubtful to return during playoffs with bone bruise in right knee

Memphis Grizzlies point guard Ja Morant is doubtful to return during the playoffs, as an MRI revealed a bone bruise in his right knee, the team announced on Tuesday. Morant injured…

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Adreian Payne, former Michigan State basketball star and first-round NBA Draft pick, shot and killed at 31

Former Michigan State star and NBA first-round pick Adreian Payne, a key part of the Spartans’ 2014 Elite Eight run who made 94 starts in four seasons with the program…

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Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant likely out Game 4, coach Taylor Jenkins says

SAN FRANCISCO — Memphis Grizzlies star point guard Ja Morant is likely to miss Game 4 on Monday with a knee injury, head coach Taylor Jenkins said on Sunday. The…

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Joel Embiid injury update: 76ers star clears concussion protocol, optimism for return in Game 3, per reports

Getty Images The Philadelphia 76ers have missed All-Star center Joel Embiid in a big way during their two opening losses to the Miami Heat in the second round. Embiid is sidelined…

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Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid clears concussion protocol, listed as doubtful for Game 3

11:49 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid has been upgraded to doubtful for Game 3 of the 76ers‘ Eastern Conference semifinal against the Miami Heat on Friday night…

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Ben Simmons injury update: Nets star undergoes back surgery; expected to be ready for training camp

usatsi The Brooklyn Nets traded for Ben Simmons with the hope that he would help bring them closer to winning a championship. Now they are just hoping he can actually…

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NBA star Kevin Durant becomes minority owner of NJ/NY Gotham FC

Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant is the latest big name to acquire a stake in NJ/NY Gotham FC. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images Two-time NBA champion Kevin Durant has been named as…

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How the Heat gave Trae Young a wake-up call, forcing Hawks star into his worst habits at the worst time

If Trae Young thought the ease with which he waltzed through his first postseason was going to be the norm, shimmying around and taking bows inside Madison Square Garden like…

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