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NBA Awards Watch: Who are the leaders for MVP, Rookie of the Year and Sixth Man of the Year?
André Snellings offers his insight into how bettors should approach NBA futures markets with the season now a quarter of the way complete.[read more]

Harden 4-for-19 in return as 76ers lose in 2OT
James Harden had 21 points in his return from a 14-game absence but shot 4-for-19 from the field as the 76ers lost to the Rockets 132-123 in double overtime Monday night.[read more]

Nets' Simmons hopeful for Fri. return vs. Hawks
Brooklyn's Ben Simmons will miss his fourth straight game due to lingering knee and calf injuries but hopes to return vs. the Hawks on Friday.[read more]

NBA adds Podoloff Trophy for best team record
The NBA team with the best regular-season record will now receive the Maurice Podoloff Trophy, named for the first commissioner of the NBA.[read more]

Dubs recall Wiseman after 7-game G League stint
James Wiseman was recalled from the G League and is expected to be available for the Warriors' game at the Jazz on Wednesday. Stephen Curry, Draymond Green and Andrew Wiggins were ruled out.[read more]

Lakers set to face Raptors without LeBron, AD
Lakers stars LeBron James (ankle soreness) and Anthony Davis (illness) will not play against the Raptors. Patrick Beverley (right knee soreness) also is out.[read more]

Suns' Paul (heel) expected back against Celtics
After suffering a heel injury Nov. 7, Chris Paul is expected to play Wednesday night as the Suns host the Celtics.[read more]

What's behind Anthony Davis' incredible return to form?
Durability concerns remain, but changes in Davis' game have allowed the big man to thrive this season.[read more]

Roundtable: Who has been the top waiver wire pickup so far this season?
Our fantasy basketball experts go over their top waiver wire pickups of the season.[read more]

NBA prospect Victor Wembanyama shows versatility in Metro 92's loss
The French prospect with an 8-foot wingspan did a little bit of everything on Tuesday.[read more]