Sixers believe Tobias Harris is more comfortable in new offensive role

CHARLESTON, S.C.–In the past, Tobias Harris would be the No. 2 offensive option for the Philadelphia 76ers. Other than Joel Embiid, the Sixers would rely on Harris to be that second scorer on the floor to get the offense going. Heading into the 2022-23 season, that is no longer the case. Harris is now the … Read more

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Rockets and Thunder complete multiplayer trade

HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Rockets traded Sterling Brown, Trey Burke, Marquese Chriss and David Nwaba to Oklahoma City for Derrick Favors, Maurice Harkless, Ty Jerome, Theo Maledon and a second-round draft pick in 2026. Favors, who was the third overall pick in the 2010 draft, has averaged 10.6 points, 7.1 rebounds and 1.1 assists in … Read more

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Nets’ Kevin Durant wants to ‘move past’ offseason drama

Kevin Durant wants to ‘move past’ offseason drama originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea Kevin Durant is ready to move on. Not from the Brooklyn Nets, but from talking about the dramatic offseason that saw him try to force a move out of town. “Can we move on past that at some point?” Durant told … Read more

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New details emerged on deal

The Oklahoma City Thunder made the eight-player trade with the Houston Rockets official on Friday. The trade was first announced on Thursday. The Thunder sent Derrick Favors, Ty Jerome, Theo Maledon, Maurice Harkless, a 2026 second-round pick and cash considerations to the Rockets in exchange for Sterling Brown, Trey Burke, David Nwaba, Marquese Chriss and … Read more

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Damian Lillard hits his first NBA game-winner

The AV Club Sigourney Weaver says the aquatic humanoid felines of Avatar 2 are based on James Cameron’s family After a decade of hell, we sad, movie-going audiences will finally be invited back to Pandora. James Cameron’s long-awaited sequel to Avatar, entitled Avatar: The Way Of Water, hits theaters on December 16. While Cameron already … Read more

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Rockets legends Elvin Hayes, Calvin Murphy named to Houston Sports Hall of Fame

Rockets legends and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame members Elvin Hayes and Calvin Murphy are among the latest additions to the newly created Houston Sports Hall of Fame. Located in downtown Houston at GreenStreet, the program honors legendary sports figures from or associated with the Houston area that have made a significant impact in … Read more

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Steph Curry fist bump causes young Warriors fan to cry happy tears in Japan

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. Young Warriors fan cries happy tears after Steph fist bump originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea Steph Curry is beloved wherever he goes. On Friday in Japan, that Dub Nation love resulted in a small pond of happy … Read more

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Rockets leaning on Eric Gordon as both leader and important player

LAKE CHARLES, La. — As rookie TyTy Washington made his way up the left side of the court with the basketball, the rest of his teammates — including Jalen Green, Jabari Smith Jr., Eric Gordon, and Jae’Sean Tate — were waiting on Washington to make his move to get the offense started. Along with Green … Read more

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Celtics ‘won’t stand in Udoka’s way’ if suspended Boston coach gets offer from another team

At the moment, it is hard to see how suspended Boston Celtics head coach Ime Udoka makes his way back to the Celtics’ bench as details trickle out about the details and nature of the workplace relationship that got the Boston head coach suspended for the 2022-23 season. But if new reporting from ESPN’s Adrian … Read more

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Highlights from Clippers preseason win fueled by Luke Kennard

No Kawhi Leonard. Or Paul George. Or John Wall, Norman Powell, Reggie Jackson and Nic Batum. The Clippers decided to rest six key rotation players in their preseason opener in Seattle against Maccabi Ra’anana, a game played in Seattle. All those guys are expected to suit up Monday when the Clippers play the Portland Trail … Read more

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