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NBA: Harden beats out LeBron for MVP

Houston star James Harden was crowned the NBA’s Most Valuable Player for 2018 on Monday, taking home the honor despite a disappointing end to the season which saw the Rockets beaten in the NBA Western Conference Finals.

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Big night for big men in NBA Rookie Draft

The Phoenix Suns didn’t have to go far to get Deandre Ayton in the NBA draft, as they made the towering Bahamian teenager their first No. 1 overall pick in franchise history on Thursday.

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Arizona’s Ayton eyes top pick in NBA Draft

Towering Bahamian teenager DeAndre Ayton is poised to be chosen with the top pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday, with the Phoenix Suns set to snap up the 7-foot center who compares himself to Shaquille O’Neal.

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NBA: Oscar Robertson to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Robertson, the career leader with 181 triple-doubles and the first player to average one for a season, was the NBA’s Rookie of the Year in 1961, MVP in 1964 and won a championship with Milwaukee in 1971. The guard was a nine-time selection to the All-NBA first team and was voted one of the league’s […]

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NBA: Raptors hope Nurse ease pain of playoff flops

Nick Nurse, an assistant coach who helped the Toronto Raptors reach the NBA playoffs in each of the past five seasons, was named Thursday as the Canadian club’s new coach.

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NBA: Pistons hire former Raptors head coach

In Detroit, it would be an accomplishment if Casey can simply get the Pistons into the playoffs.

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