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February 19, 2024 at 5:18 PM

Nets fire coach Jacque Vaughn with team in 11th place at the All-Star break

The Brooklyn Nets have fired Jacque Vaughn after ending a disappointing first half of the season with a 50-point loss in Boston in their final game before the All-Star break
February 19, 2024 at 5:18 PM
Nets fire coach Jacque Vaughn with team in 11th place at the All-Star break
February 18, 2024 at 5:15 PM

The players, fun and excitement during All-Star weekend

ABC News’ Morgan Norwood reports on the exciting All-Star weekend and the biggest moments showcasing basketball players talents and strengths.
February 18, 2024 at 5:15 PM
The players, fun and excitement during All-Star weekend
February 16, 2024 at 9:02 PM

First-ever NBA versus WNBA 3-point challenge

ABC News’ Trevor Ault sat down with WNBA star Sabrina lonescu on going head-to-head with her mentor and childhood hero, NBA’s Steph Curry.
February 16, 2024 at 9:02 PM
First-ever NBA versus WNBA 3-point challenge
February 16, 2024 at 1:01 AM

NBA player arrested over pregame fight

Detroit Pistons' Isaiah Stewart is facing a suspension after he punched the Phoenix Suns' Drew Eubanks in a confrontation that occurred hours before a matchup.
February 16, 2024 at 1:01 AM
NBA player arrested over pregame fight
February 13, 2024 at 2:13 PM

Celtics star Jayson Tatum gets $1 million gift from SoFi to help people buy homes in St. Louis

Boston Celtics power forward Jayson Tatum announced Tuesday a gift of $1 million from the financial services company SoFi to his nonprofit
February 13, 2024 at 2:13 PM
Celtics star Tatum gets $1M gift from SoFi to help people buy homes in St. Louis
1 month ago

Fan gets jersey signed by NBA player, then gives it away

Philadelphia 76ers player Kelly Oubre Jr. was signing a fan's jersey when he made a request: Give it to someone else. "I'll always remember you for that," Oubre told the fan.
1 month ago
Fan gets jersey signed by NBA player, then gives it away
1 month ago

Dallas Maverick's star Luka Doncic scores 73 points

This is tied for the fourth highest amount of points scored by a player in a game in NBA history.
1 month ago
Dallas Maverick's star Luka Doncic scores 73 points
1 month ago

Tristan Thompson suspended for violating NBA anti-drug rules

The Cleveland Cavaliers player allegedly tested positive for two banned substances, the NBA said.
1 month ago
Tristan Thompson suspended for violating NBA anti-drug rules
1 month ago

Warriors assistant coach Dejan Milojevic dies of heart attack

Golden State Warriors assistant coach Dejan Milojevic died of a heart attack during a team dinner Tuesday night, according to the organization.
1 month ago
Warriors assistant coach dies after suffering heart attack during team dinner
2 months ago

A look ahead to Wednesday night NBA game

The New Orleans Pelicans will face the Golden State Warriors on ABC.
2 months ago
A look ahead to Wednesday night NBA game
2 months ago

By the Numbers: Detroit Pistons’ historic losing

look at the numbers behind a record breaking losing season.
2 months ago
By the Numbers: Detroit Pistons’ historic losing
2 months ago

NBA star Draymond Green suspended indefinitely

The Golden State Warriors star was ejected from a game after hitting another player in the face.
2 months ago
NBA star Draymond Green suspended indefinitely
2 months ago

NBA suspends Draymond Green indefinitely

The Golden State Warriors player was suspended for the sixth time in his career after striking Phoenix Suns’ center Jusuf Nurkic.
2 months ago
NBA suspends Draymond Green indefinitely
3 months ago

Lakers win In-Season Tournament against Pacers

The Los Angeles Lakers took home the first In-Season Tournament trophy with a win over the Indiana Pacers.
3 months ago
Lakers win In-Season Tournament against Pacers
3 months ago

NBA In-Season Tournament championship preview

The Lakers and Pacers will battle it out in the NBA’s first ever in-season tournament championship tonight in Las Vegas.
3 months ago
NBA In-Season Tournament championship preview
3 months ago

Finals set for NBA in-season tournament

The Pacers will take on the Lakers on Saturday night during the new tournament introduced into the league this year.
3 months ago
Finals set for NBA in-season tournament
3 months ago

Mark Cuban agrees to sell majority stake of Dallas Mavericks

The entrepreneur is now being asked if he will run for President.
3 months ago
Mark Cuban agrees to sell majority stake of Dallas Mavericks
3 months ago

Mark Cuban to sell part of Dallas Mavericks ownership

ABC News’ Alexis Christoforous talks about the possible sale by owner Mark Cuban of part of the Dallas Mavericks basketball team.
3 months ago
Mark Cuban to sell part of Dallas Mavericks ownership
3 months ago

Players ejected after fight breaks out in Warriors-Timberwolves game

Klay Thompson, Jaden McDaniels and Draymond Green were ejected less than two minutes after the start of the in-season tournament game.
3 months ago
Players ejected after fight breaks out in Warriors-Timberwolves game
4 months ago

Victor Wembanyama makes NBA debut

The highly sought-after rookie from France hyped up the crowd for his debut game with the San Antonio Spurs against the Dallas Mavericks.
4 months ago
Victor Wembanyama makes NBA debut
4 months ago

Adam Silver talks new NBA season

The commissioner of the NBA talks about the league's first in-season tournament, as well as Victor Wembanyama fever and LeBron James’ future.
4 months ago
Adam Silver talks new NBA season
4 months ago

Victor Wembanyama scores big in game against Suns

The NBA rookie scored a career-high 38 points to help the San Antonio Spurs beat the Phoenix Suns 132-121.
4 months ago
Victor Wembanyama scores big in game against Suns
4 months ago

Bam Adebayo talks new NBA season, philanthropic work

The Miami Heat center's foundation paid for a new outdoor fitness center in Homestead, Florida, which was unveiled this past weekend.
4 months ago
Bam Adebayo talks new NBA season, philanthropic work
5 months ago

By the Numbers: WNBA finals

A look at the numbers behind the New York Liberty and Las Vegas Aces competing in the WNBA finals starting this weekend.
5 months ago
By the Numbers: WNBA finals
5 months ago

NY Knicks legend John Starks gives back to the community

The John Starks Foundation hosts their celebrity golf tournament to raise money to provide college grants to New York tri-state and Tulsa area high school seniors.
5 months ago
NY Knicks legend John Starks gives back to the community
5 months ago

Former NBA player Brandon Hunter, dead at 42

Hunter played for the Orlando Magic and Boston Celtics.
5 months ago
Former NBA player Brandon Hunter, dead at 42
5 months ago

Houston Rockets guard Kevin Porter Jr. charged with strangling girlfriend

Houston Rockets guard Kevin Porter is under arrest in New York City Monday for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend, police sources told ABC News.
5 months ago
NBA guard Kevin Porter Jr. charged with strangling girlfriend
6 months ago

Houston Rockets player arrested for domestic violence

Kevin Porter Jr was arrested in New York after investigators said he allegedly assaulted his girlfriend, WNBA player Kysre Gondrezick
6 months ago
Houston Rockets player arrested for domestic violence
6 months ago

The rise of fashion in the NBA

Mitchell S. Jackson, the author of “FLY: The Big Book of Basketball Fashion,” drops by to talk about the comprehensive history of the intersection of fashion and the NBA.
6 months ago
The rise of fashion in the NBA
6 months ago

Basketball Hall of Fame inducts class of 2023

New inductees include Dwyane Wade, Dirk Nowitzi and Pau Gasol.
6 months ago
Basketball Hall of Fame inducts class of 2023
7 months ago

Orlando Magic donates $50,000 to DeSantis-supporting super PAC

The NBA's Orlando Magic donated $50,000 to Never Back Down, the super PAC supporting Ron DeSantis' presidential bid, according to financial records filed by this week
7 months ago
NBA team donates $50K to DeSantis super PAC
7 months ago

Bronny James terrifying health scare

LeBron James posts video of 18-year-old son, four days after Bronny suffered cardiac arrest during basketball practice at USC.
7 months ago
Bronny James terrifying health scare
7 months ago

Bronny James discharged from hospital following cardiac arrest

LeBron James is speaking out after his son, Bronny James, suffered a cardiac arrest during basketball practice.
7 months ago
Bronny James discharged from hospital following cardiac arrest
7 months ago

WNBA star Riquna Williams arrested in connection to domestic violence incident: Police

WNBA star Riquna Williams was arrested Tuesday for alleged domestic violence against her wife, according to a Las Vegas police report.
7 months ago
WNBA player Riquna Williams arrested in connection to domestic violence incident
7 months ago

Bronny James, LeBron's son, suffers cardiac arrest during basketball practice at USC

Bronny James is an incoming freshman at USC.
7 months ago
Bronny James, LeBron's son, suffers cardiac arrest during practice
7 months ago

Celtics’ Jaylen Brown: 'Trying to put positive energy back into the community'

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with NBA All-Star Jaylen Brown about his work with the 7uice Foundation and bridging the opportunity gap for young people in underserved Black and brown communities.
7 months ago
Celtics’ Jaylen Brown: 'Trying to put positive energy back into the community'
7 months ago

Steph Curry hits a hole in one

The Golden State Warriors basketball star showed off his skills on the golf course during a celebrity golf tournament in Nevada.
7 months ago
Steph Curry hits a hole in one
8 months ago

Rex Chapman on his new sports podcast: ‘I just find people fascinating’

ABC News’ Trevor Ault spoke with former NBA player and podcast host Rex Chapman about his career in the league and the elite world of sports owners showcased in “Owned with Rex Chapman.”
8 months ago
Rex Chapman on his new sports podcast: ‘I just find people fascinating’
8 months ago

By the Numbers: NBA draft and Michael Jordan’s big payday

A look at the numbers behind the 2023 NBA draft and Michael Jordan’s sale of his majority stake in the Charlotte Hornets.
8 months ago
By the Numbers: NBA draft and Michael Jordan’s big payday
8 months ago

Victor Wembanyama goes to Spurs in 1st overall pick in NBA Draft

The 2023 NBA Draft started out on Thursday with 7-foot-2 French phenom being picked first overall by the San Antonio Spurs.
8 months ago
Victor Wembanyama goes to Spurs in 1st overall pick in NBA Draft
8 months ago

All eyes on the NBA's next generation as draft kicks off

The NBA's future stars will find out where they're heading in the fall with French phenom Victor Wembanyama eyed as the top pick.
8 months ago
All eyes on the NBA's next generation as draft kicks off
8 months ago

Victor Wembanyama talks about life on and off the court ahead of NBA draft

"GMA" co-anchor Robin Roberts chatted with the 7-foot-3 center from France, who is expected to be the league's number one draft pick Thursday night.
8 months ago
Victor Wembanyama talks about life on and off the court ahead of NBA draft
8 months ago

Victor Wembanyama gears up for the biggest night of his life

The 7-foot-3 French basketball prospect opens up to Robin Roberts before the NBA draft, where he is expected to be the number one pick.
8 months ago
Victor Wembanyama gears up for the biggest night of his life
8 months ago

1-on-1 with top potential NBA draft pick Victor Wembanyama

The 19-year-old Parisian is projected to take the No. 1 spot in this year’s NBA draft and has been called the most anticipated prospect of his generation.
8 months ago
1-on-1 with top potential NBA draft pick Victor Wembanyama
8 months ago

Top NBA prospect sits down with Robin Roberts

Victor Wembanyama, the seven-foot, five inch basketball phenom, speaks with Robin Roberts ahead of the NBA draft.
8 months ago
Top NBA prospect sits down with Robin Roberts
8 months ago

NBA player Chris Paul dishes on new book

Chris Paul stops by “GMA3” to talk about his new book, “Sixty-One: Off Lessons from Papa, On and Off the Court,” his journey to the NBA and commitment to family and community.
8 months ago
NBA player Chris Paul dishes on new book
8 months ago

NBA star Chris Paul reacts to blockbuster trade: 'I found out on the plane'

The NBA star guard and 12-time all-star discusses his new book "Sixty-One."
8 months ago
Chris Paul reacts to blockbuster NBA trade: 'I found out on the plane'
8 months ago

Chris Paul talks about new book, 'Sixty-One'

The NBA superstar opens up in his new memoir about the life lessons he learned from his beloved grandfather, known as "Papa Chilly."
8 months ago
Chris Paul talks about new book, 'Sixty-One'
8 months ago

21-year-old law student heads to NBA draft

Jordan Haber, despite not playing basketball, found he was eligible and submitted paperwork to be a part of the annual NBA draft in NYC.
8 months ago
21-year-old law student heads to NBA draft
8 months ago

NBA suspends Ja Morant at least 25 games for gun incident

The NBA took action against Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant after he was captured on video showing a gun for the second time in several months.
8 months ago
NBA suspends Ja Morant at least 25 games for gun incident