Jeremy Lin had season-ending surgery to repair a ruptured patella tendon in his right knee Friday morning, hours before the Brooklyn Nets played their home opener. The procedure was performed at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. The…BRIAN MAHONEY (AP Basketball Writer)
Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy used his team's trip to Washington to again voice his support for athletes who kneel during the national anthem and his opposition to President Donald Trump. Van Gundy was asked before Friday night's game…IAN QUILLEN (Associated Press)
Ricky Rubio took a stroll through Minneapolis on Wednesday night, as he has so often before. The Twin Cities were Rubio's home away from home for the first six seasons of his NBA career, and the unexpected bond that formed between a Spanish point…JON KRAWCZYNSKI (AP Basketball Writer)
MIAMI (AP) -- Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has a bone bruise in his knee and will miss the team's home opener against Indiana.
Blake Griffin scored 29 points, DeAndre Jordan added 14 points and 24 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers spoiled Lonzo Ball's quiet NBA debut with a 108-92 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night. Lou Williams added 12 points in…GREG BEACHAM (AP Sports Writer)