Dwight Howard


BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU freshman forward Ben Simmons, who led the Tigers in scoring, rebounds and assists this season, says he is leaving the Tigers to turn pro.


NEW ORLEANS -- Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry says All-Star forward Anthony Davis will miss the remainder of the season -- and probably the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as well -- so he can have surger


Nerlens Noel returned Wednesday night against the Rockets after missing the last two games with a bruised right knee.


Last year there was hardly any action in the days leading up to the NBA's trading deadline. That led some to believe it would come and go quietly.


The NBA world is mourning the death of former 76er great Darryl Dawkins.

Chocolate Thunder was known for breaking boards and for his larger-than-life personality.