The Dallas Mavericks' planned reunion with Devin Harris appears to be back on, according to sources close to the process.
Six NBA teams have been billed for luxury-tax payments they owe for last season's payrolls, according to official league figures obtained by ESPN.com on Tuesday night. And the heftiest, not surprisingly, belongs to the Lakers.
The Dallas Mavericks received word Monday morning from Israeli point guard Gal Mekel that he is committing to sign a multiyear guaranteed contract for the league minimum, sources told ESPN.com
In Marc Stein's Power Rankings, the Heat, who have won 14 in a row, take over the top spot.
In his strongest terms to date, USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo said Wednesday that no new players will be considered for the roster for this summer's Olympics despite a flurry of injuries.
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Free agent J.J. Barea has reached an agreement in principle with the Minnesota Timberwolves on a four-year contract worth an estimated $19 million, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.
Mavericks center Tyson Chandler is closing in on a deal with the Knicks, according to sources close to the process.
New Jersey Nets point guard Deron Williams has chosen to sign with Jeff Schwartz as his new agent, according to sources with knowledge of the decision.
In Marc Stein's Week 8 Power Rankings, the Celtics land the No. 1 spot.
Who are the leaders for the major awards two-thirds of the way into the season? Marc Stein offers his leaderboard.