Sources: Wolves hire exec Connelly on $40M deal

Denver Nuggets president Tim Connelly has agreed to a five-year deal with the Minnesota Timberwolves that…

Heat’s Herro out for G4; Butler intends to play

BOSTON — Miami Heat guard Tyler Herro will not play in Game 4 of the Eastern…

Defense, IQ and massive third-quarter runs: We’ve seen these Warriors before

Memorable isn’t really the right word. Painful, frustrating, demoralizing. That’s closer to how Draymond Green would…

Wiggins’ huge dunk, effort sparks Dubs to 3-0 lead

2:25 AM ET Kendra AndrewsESPN DALLAS — As Andrew Wiggins took off from just inside the…

Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks are dealing with growing pains

DALLAS — Superstar Luka Doncic, moments after his Dallas Mavericks were pushed to the brink of…

Trailing 2-1, Udoka’s Celtics staying ‘level-headed’

3:37 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN BOSTON — The Celtics pride themselves on being the more physical…

Sources: UM’s Howard declines Lakers’ interest

University of Michigan coach Juwan Howard recently declined a Los Angeles Lakers overture on the franchise’s…

NBA docks Mavs $100K for third bench violation

DALLAS — The Mavericks were fined $100,000 for “continuing to violate league rules regarding team bench…

Why Draymond Green is at the top of his defensive powers

AS THE FINAL seconds wind down in the first quarter of Game 1 of the Western…

Heat survive Butler’s exit, earn gutsy win over C’s

BOSTON — The Miami Heat took their Game 2 loss to the Boston Celtics personally. That…