NBA will not allow fans at games if season resumes; decision could stretch into June, report says

The NBA is slowly but surely figuring out what it would take to finish the 2019-20 season in light of the coronavirus pandemic still sweeping across the globe. On Friday, just as teams reopened their practice facilities for individual workouts, commissioner Adam Silver held a conference call with players that Read more

Mike D’Antoni would coach in mask if NBA season returns despite high-risk status for COVID-19, report says

NBA players are, by and large, not high-risk potential coronavirus patients. As a group, they tend to be young and healthy and have excellent access to healthcare through the league’s insurance. A number of players have been diagnosed with COVID-19, and none have undergone serious complications. Coaches are a bit Read more

Coronavirus: NBA to reopen practice facilities in states with eased stay-at-home guidelines May 8, per report

It may have taken longer than first thought, but the NBA finally appears ready to reopen its practice facilities in areas with relaxed stay-at-home guidelines. The league has informed teams that it will do so on May 8 “pending new developments,” according to The New York Times’ Marc Stein. The league Read more

2020 NBA Draft prospects tracker: Emmitt Williams, Jahmi’us Ramsey declare ahead of Sunday’s deadline

The deadline for underclassmen to make themselves available for the 2020 NBA Draft will come and go Sunday at 11:59 p.m. ET. As we march full-speed ahead towards an important check point in the draft calendar, players are still weighing whether to stay or go.  On Sunday, new Memphis star Read more

Tulane leading scorer Teshaun Hightower, arrested and charged with murder a week after declaring for NBA Draft

Tulane guard Teshaun Hightower, one of six suspects involved in a fatal shooting that took place earlier this month, has been arrested and charged with murder, aggravated assault, battery and possession of a firearm according to NBCSports.com. Hightower was detained by authorities on Saturday night, jail logs show. The homicide Read more

2020 NBA Draft prospects tracker: Landers Nolley, Jah’mius Ramsey declare ahead of Sunday’s deadline

The deadline for underclassmen to make themselves available for the 2020 NBA Draft will come and go Sunday at 11:59 p.m. ET. As we march full-speed ahead towards an important check point in the draft calendar, players are still weighing whether to stay or go.  This weekend alone, Read more