Washington Wizards center Dwight Howard had back surgery on Friday to address a herniated disc that was causing nerve irritation and gluteal pain and will miss two to three months, the NBA team said.
LeBron James's arrival in Los Angeles this season instantly put the Lakers in the NBA playoff conversation, but the superstar admits he's still figuring out how best to make his less experienced teammates better.
Kevin Durant scored 29 points as the Golden State Warriors set aside their off-court discord to post a 110-103 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday.
Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker was expected to miss the start of the upcoming NBA season after undergoing right hand surgery on Monday, the team announced.
NBA free agent guard Nick Young, who helped the Golden State Warriors win last season's title, was arrested at a Hollywood traffic stop Friday night, according to multiple reports Saturday.
Filipino-American Daniel Patrick Caluag lost in the men's BMX of cycling final to give the Philippines its seventh bronze medal at the 18th Asian Games here on Saturday.
Jordan Clarkson is expected to arrive in Manila either tomorrow or Monday, sources say.
The Cavaliers-Warriors rivalry is still ongoing for two of their players.