Los Angeles Lakers rookie forward Julius Randle is expected to miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his broken right leg. The seventh overall pick out of Kentucky broke his leg in the fourth quarter of his NBA debut in Los…GREG BEACHAM (AP Sports Writer)
For LeBron James, the journey begins anew. Cleveland's been waiting. Nearly four months since proclaiming ''I'm coming home'' and shifting the NBA's balance of power, James will play Thursday night in front of family, friends and the Cleveland…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard is set to make his season debut for the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night against the Phoenix Suns.
LaMarcus Aldridge's first basket of this season was a bit of a surprise, even to him. Aldridge hit a 3-pointer and Portland's All-Star forward went on to score 27 points in the Trail Blazers' 106-89 season-opening victory over the injury-depleted…ANNE M. PETERSON (AP Sports Writer)
The only thing Steve Kerr lost in his coaching debut was his voice. Stephen Curry had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Klay Thompson scored 19 points and the undermanned Golden State Warriors made Kerr a winner in his first game, shaking off a slow start…ANTONIO GONZALEZ (AP Basketball Writer)