Chad Ford says two big issues will make it difficult for David Stern and the NBA to avert a lockout.
Sources indicate the NBA and the Players' Association have made significant progress toward a new contract.
The NBA's collective bargaining agreement expires after this season, but the sides aren't close to an agreement.
Will the Bucks be able to duplicate last year's surprise success, or were they a one-hit wonder?
Benetton-Treviso GM Maurizio Gherardini breaks down the top international players in this year's NBA draft.
Dwight Howard, Josh Smith and Shaun Livingston are just three of as many as 12 high school kids who might declare for the 2004 NBA Draft.