Chicago's Joakim Noah and Indiana's Paul George received the most votes on this year's NBA all-defensive team, released Monday.
Amin Elhassan takes a look at the Western Conference and focuses the burning questions facing on the Southwest Division.
Klayton Korver scored 19 points and Adam Emmenecker and Leonard Houston added 14 each as No. 20 Drake closed its best regular season in 39 years with a 73-63 victory over Wichita State on Saturday.
Drake 69, Bradley 68
Drake 65, Missouri St. 54
Drake 75, Indiana St. 55
Drake 56, Iowa 51
Drake 79, Iowa St. 44
Drake 77, Duquesne 73
Drake 85, N.C. Central 48
USA Basketball announced Thursday its 28-player pool for the next three summers that features a wide variety of American standouts.
The San Antonio Spurs are resting up for the playoffs, even if it costs a couple of regular-season wins.
The Kentucky Wildcats became the first school to have the top two picks and tied a record with six players taken overall in the 2012 NBA draft Thursday night.
David Thorpe writes that while the Houston Rockets' best draft plan might be to package picks to move up or out of the draft, defensive-minded big men like Fab Melo or Meyers Leonard could be good choices.
Spurs 97, Rockets 95
Rounding up Friday's deals in NFL free agency.