CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls have suspended forward Bobby Portis for the first eight games for injuring teammate Nikola Mirotic during a fight at practice.
Michael Jordan is showing he still has the ability to score big - even though he hasn't played in nearly 15 years. The Hornets owner's latest slam dunk off the court might come by way of the NBA's new uniform contract with Nike. Since the Jordan…STEVE REED (AP Sports Writer)
Houston guard Chris Paul is questionable for the Rockets' game in Sacramento on Wednesday night because of left knee soreness. Paul had four points and shot 2 for 9 in the Rockets' season-opening win at Golden State on Tuesday.
Markelle Fultz gets to start the next chapter of his career in a familiar setting. The No. 1 pick in the draft will make his NBA debut for the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night at the Washington Wizards, about a half-hour from home. Fultz grew…STEPHEN WHYNO (AP Sports Writer)
Boston's Gordon Hayward broke his left ankle just five minutes into the season, a grisly injury that overshadowed Kyrie Irving's return to Cleveland and the Cavaliers' 102-99 win over the shocked Celtics on Tuesday night. LeBron James scored 29…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)