‘It was great’ – Los Angeles Clippers’ Kawhi Leonard returns long after injury in pre-season win over Portland Trail Blazers

Seattle – After waiting 476 days to return to NBA games, Kawhi Leonard It only needed 15 seconds to start and drill the 3 pointer again. In his first game in more than 15 months, Leonard kicked off his return to the field with his first shot from behind the arc before finishing with 11 … Read more

NBA Media Days – The best quotes from around the league as teams start the 2022-23 season

NBA training camps and the 2022-23 season are just around the corner, and players and coaches are set to preview their team’s upcoming campaigns at their media days this week. For some teams, this year’s Media Day will be the first introduction to some big off-season additions. Among them is the new shooting guard for … Read more

Boston Celtics owner Wes Grosbeek says coach Im Odoka’s suspension was the result of a months-long investigation

12:17 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN Boston Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck said the organization’s decision to suspend Ime Udoka for the entire 2022-23 NBA season came after an investigation by an independent law firm exposed multiple violations of team policies. “I am concerned about the situation and its impact on everyone at the Celtics,” Grosbeek said … Read more

Robert Sarver says he started the process of selling the NBA’s Phoenix Suns, and the NBA’s Mercury Phoenix.

Owner Robert Sarver announced Wednesday that he has begun the process of selling both the Phoenix Suns of the NBA and WNBA Phoenix Mercury privileges. “As a man of faith, I believe in atonement and the path to forgiveness,” Sarver said in a statement Wednesday. “I was expecting the commissioner’s one-year suspension to allow me … Read more

Sun: Where the NBA CBA Talks Stand, Plus New Issues on the Players Association’s Agenda

With a mutual opt-out date of December 15 looming for NBA And the Players Association under the current collective bargaining agreement, both sides are in serious talks about the key points that will shape the league’s new CBA. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and NBPA Executive Director Tamica Trimaglio and their parties recently had extensive conversations … Read more

Jahm Najafi, minority owner of the Phoenix Suns, calls for the resignation of Robert Sarver

Phoenix Suns vice chairman and minority owner Jahm Najafi, the team’s second-largest shareholder, called for the resignation of majority owner Robert Sarver in an open letter to the team’s employees released Thursday night, saying there should be “zero tolerance” for obscenity, misogynistic and . Racial behavior in any workplace. Sarver was banned from the NBA … Read more

Robert Sarver, owner of Phoenix Suns, suspended and fined $10 million after investigation finds behavior “clearly violates” workplace standards

The NBA announced Tuesday that Robert Sarver, majority owner of the Phoenix Suns since 2004, has been suspended for a year and fined $10 million, marking the end of the league’s nearly year-long investigation into Sarver’s behavior and culture within the Suns organization. The league investigation came after ESPN published a story in November 2021, … Read more