In a preseason clash of the Cavaliers and the Bulls, two things became clear: The Cavs are primed to be a fearsome offensive juggernaut, and Derrick Rose really and finally looks like he's back, writes Brian Windhorst.
Less than two weeks before their first regular-season meeting, LeBron James believes the Chicago Bulls are better than his Cleveland Cavaliers.
LeBron James' main goal for the Cavs' trip to Rio was to help his team get in the groove, Brian Windhorst writes.
The Miami Heat were relieved to get their first meeting with LeBron James out of the way to help with what they hope is a process of moving on.
LeBron James said he found some recent comments made by his former Miami Heat teammates surprising, and he has no plans to spend time with any of them while both teams are in Brazil.
The Cavs and Heat are both in Brazil, but they're staying in their respective corners ahead of Saturday's preseason matchup, writes Brian Windhorst.
Kyrie Irving is likely going to miss the Cleveland Cavaliers preseason game with the Miami Heat on Saturday because of a sprained right ankle, but he's happy the result wasn't worse.
Chris Bosh has effectively ended communication with former teammate LeBron James, but doesn't think that fact should surprise anyone.
After another public breakup with a team, LeBron James is facing an uncomfortable reunion with the Heat in Brazil, writes Brian Windhorst.
Kyrie Irving suffered a right ankle injury during practice before the Cleveland Cavaliers traveled to Brazil for their preseason game with the Miami Heat.
The Pacers went all-in on an NBA title in 2013-14, but fell short. Now, key personnel losses have Indy headed in the wrong direction, Brian Windhorst writes.
Even though the Bulls have a loaded roster, they still have a lot to prove, Brian Windhorst writes.
LeBron James learned valuable lessons in Miami, and he returns to Cleveland a changed man on and off the court, Brian Windhorst writes.
The Phoenix Suns and restricted free-agent guard Eric Bledsoe came to terms Wednesday on a five-year contract sources say is worth $70 million.
The Timberwolves offer Eric Bledsoe a max contract in a sign-and-trade with the Suns, sources say.
In ESPN The Magazine, Brian Windhorst reveals how the Cavaliers ultimately failed their way back to prominence.