Melo wins NBA’s 1st Kareem social justice award

Portland Trail Blazers forward Carmelo Anthony is the inaugural winner of the NBA’s Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social…

Melo among 5 up for NBA’s social justice award

Portland Trail Blazers forward Carmelo Anthony, Sacramento Kings forward Harrison Barnes, Milwaukee Bucks guard Jrue Holiday,…

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is proud of NBA’s new social justice champion award, but worries US still faces ‘the same issues’

Off it, Abdul-Jabbar had his eyes on a very different prize — to use his platform…

NBA’s Basketball Africa League to debut May 16

The NBA’s new Basketball Africa League plans to make its long-awaited debut on May 16 in…

‘Jeopardy!’ contestants fail to recognize NBA’s Jimmy Butler, fans react

It’s not often that “Jeopardy!” contestants are left speechless by a question. However, on Tuesday’s episode…

The NBA’s COVID-19 preparation for the season is already being tested

10:05 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN Before the NBA season started last month, commissioner Adam Silver was…

Mayor ‘optimistic’ about NBA’s return to Seattle

Seattle mayor Jenny Durkan has spoken with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and is “pretty optimistic” the…

How bobbleheads became the NBA’s biggest little status symbol

Editors’ Note: This story was originally published on March 10, 2020. Jan. 7 is National Bobblehead…

How the NBA’s pandemic success created an ‘unrealistic expectation’ for sports leagues

When the NBA, the NHL and MLB started their playoffs this year, they observed strict rules…