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.
The Weekend Dime returns with the numbers that tell the tale of 2011 and news, notes and more from around the NBA.
After watching Carmelo Anthony host some of the game's biggest names for a glitzy summer-league game in his hometown, Phoenix Suns forward and Philadelphia native Hakim Warrick is trying to arrange a Philly-versus-Baltimore showdown.
NBA scouts chime in on Blake Griffin, the MVP race, the Lakers, Melo and more.
In Marc Stein's training camp Power Rankings, the Heat slide two spots.
Our ESPN.com NBA senior writer forecasts the regular-season outcome for the East.
In Marc Stein's Week 17 Power Rankings, the Cavs lose their No. 1 spot.
In Marc Stein's Week 7 Power Rankings, the Celtics have jumped the Lakers for the No. 1 spot
Jerry West thinks Kobe Bryant's grim determination is the right touch in these finals, Marc Stein writes.
No major issues for Stern to tackle at these NBA Finals.
The NBA maintains that its current suspension scale for technical fouls is "a fair system," in the words of NBA president Joel Litvin, but he anticipates an internal re-evaluation after the season.
Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard must avoid technical fouls in the NBA Finals.
Dwight Howard joined Kobe Bryant with five technicals in the postseason, putting them at risk of suspension.
Here's a series-by-series look at the great point-guard story lines in the postseason.
Who gets the top vote in all the major awards? Marc Stein offers his choices.
Who are the leaders for the major awards two-thirds of the way into the season? Marc Stein offers his leaderboard.