Dallas Mavericks rising star Luka Doncic and Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young were unanimously voted into the NBA's rookie team of the year, the league said on Tuesday.
China and Croatia will send national teams to compete in the NBA Summer League, an annual showcase for top new talent, next July in Las Vegas, the league announced Wednesday.
It seems like Atlanta Hawks' guard Trae Young was not invited for NBA TV's Open Court discussion, with top rookies as guests.
After commenting that he doesn't want his son Lonzo Ball in New Orleans Pelicans, LaVar Ball also declared Lakers coach Luke Walton as the worst coach ever.
Reigning NBA Rookie of the Year Ben Simmons and current candidate Luka Doncic are among the young talents named Tuesday to play the All-Star weekend Rising Stars challenge.
The Boston Celtics said center Aron Baynes had successful surgery on his broken left hand on Thursday and will miss four to six weeks of NBA action.
Joel Embiid scored 33 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to power Philadelphia over the Phoenix Suns 119-114 on Monday, keeping the 76ers the NBA's only unbeaten team at home.
LeBron James had 19 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds as Los Angeles clobbered the Phoenix Suns 131-113, giving the four time MVP his first win as a Laker.