The NBA will announce Wednesday that LeBron James will play his first game in Miami since returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Christmas Day, according to sources briefed on the league's new schedule.
In Marc Stein's Power Rankings, the Heat are No. 1.
In Marc Stein's Power Rankings, the Thunder hold on to the top spot heading into their showdown with the Clippers.
In Marc Stein's Power Rankings, the Grizzlies are still No. 1.
Marc Stein's latest Weekend Dime
Here's what the trained observers are saying about key developments this season
In Marc Stein's Week 4 Power Rankings, the Bulls hang on to the top spot.
In Marc Stein's Week 3 Power Rankings, the Bulls are at the top.
The NBA lockout will soon be nearly three weeks old, but the league office is going ahead Tuesday with the release of its full 2011-12 schedule.
The 2008-09 NBA schedule is out and Marc Stein highlights the must-see games.
Marc Stein ranks the remaining schedules of the top nine teams in the West.
Ten years ago, the Spurs got their hands on Tim Duncan, thanks to fortuitous ping-pong balls. The Game 2 win over the Jazz on Tuesday was a reminder of his excellence, Marc Stein writes.
Dirk Nowitzki pulled himself, and his team in the process, out of the rough fate of losing in five games to a No. 8 seed, Marc Stein writes.
Marc Stein reports from Kings camp, where Ron Artest's ability to stay focused and get along with new coach Eric Musselman are keys to Sacto's success.
Marc Stein highlights the 2006-07 NBA schedule.
From the Vegas Summer League, Marc Stein reports on the debut of Andrea Bargnani, the no-show by Ron Artest and a Warriors injury.