NBA Notes


MIAMI -- If Kyrie Irving knows when he'll be back on the floor with the Cleveland Cavaliers, he's not telling.

The All-Star guard will only divulge this much: He's getting closer.


SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- John Calipari never could have been a Hall of Famer on his own ability.

"I never grabbed a rebound," he said. "I never scored a point. I never had an assist."


NEW YORK -- The NBA has fined the Los Angeles Clippers $250,000 after an investigation found the team had violated league rules while trying to re-sign DeAndre Jordan last month.


CLEVELAND  J.R. Smith looked around and realized there was no place like Cleveland.


LOS ANGELES -- Former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has filed for divorce from his estranged wife of nearly 60 years.