CHICAGO (AP) -- Jordan Bell has left Golden State's game against Chicago with a sprained left ankle.
Trevor Ariza said nothing happened. The NBA strongly disagreed. Ariza and Gerald Green will both be suspended for Houston's next two games, with the NBA coming down hard on both players Wednesday for what the league said was their ''hostile,…TIM REYNOLDS (AP Basketball Writer)
Kawhi Leonard is headed back to the sidelines, and he'll stay there until his leg is ready. The San Antonio Spurs decided to shut their All-Star forward down Wednesday, saying Leonard would be out indefinitely as he continues his recovery from…BRIAN MAHONEY (AP Basketball Writer)
Rockets guard James Harden returned to practice on Wednesday for the first time since he was injured Dec. 31 against the Los Angeles Lakers. Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni walked up to Harden and put his arm around his shoulder and shared a laugh…JOSHUA KOCH (Associated Press)
With sweat streaking down his face and into his bushy beard, LeBron James was not in a playful mood following practice. With Cleveland in the midst of its annual January deep freeze, a troubling stretch where losing multiplies quickly into rumors,…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)