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Jazz’s Hood carried off with left calf strain

Hood carried off with calf strain (0:42) Rodney Hood appears to spin into Karl-Anthony Towns while trying to defend Jamal Crawford and looks to injure his left leg. He was carried off the court by his teammates...
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Walton: I thought Lonzo played fine in debut

10:37 PM ET PHOENIX -- Luke Walton came to Lonzo Ball's defense saying that the Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard did not play as poorly as some might've said. "I think Lonzo's getting a bad for getting d...
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Mavs rookie Smith late scratch with knee issue

8:31 PM ET DALLAS -- Mavericks rookie point guard Dennis Smith Jr. was a late scratch for Friday's game against the Sacramento Kings due to left knee effusion, a buildup of fluid in the knee. The Mavs have not...
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Mavs’ Harris on leave after brother’s death

8:23 PM ET DALLAS -- Guard Devin Harris will take an indefinite leave from the Dallas Mavericks after the tragic death of his brother, Bruce. "I was with him yesterday and just encouraged him that when he's re...
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76ers’ Embiid not cleared for back-to-backs

7:36 PM ET Associated Press PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid said he has not been cleared to play back-to-back games and does not expect to be in the lineup Saturday at Toronto. Embiid w...
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Sources: CP3 (knee) could miss up to 4 weeks

5:40 PM ET Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul will likely be sidelined two to four weeks while recovering from his bruised left knee, sources confirmed to ESPN. Sources said the Rockets are calling agents ...