: Westbrook, Harden, James, Leonard, Davis in 2016-17 All-NBA first team
James Harden was unanimously voted to the 2016-17 All-NBA First Team, and LeBron James matched an NBA record with his 11th First Team selection.
: Celtics to pick first in NBA draft
As a result of the 2017 NBA Draft Lottery, the Boston Celtics will have the first overall pick in NBA Draft 2017 which will be held on Thursday, June 22, 2017.
: Hornets' Kemba Walker undergoes knee procedure
The Charlotte Hornets announced today that guard Kemba Walker underwent a successful minor arthroscopic procedure on his left knee.
: Bulls’ Denzel Valentine has ankle surgery
Chicago Bulls guard Denzel Valentine had arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle. He is expected to play in the summer league in Las Vegas in July.
: Moses Malone Jr. suing James Harden over alleged attack orchestration
Moses Malone Jr. filed an amendment to a civil lawsuit Monday, seeking damages from James Harden for allegedly orchestrating a beating last summer.
: Pelicans keeping Alvin Gentry, Dell Demps
The New Orleans Pelicans say coach Alvin Gentry and general manager Dell Demps will return for the 2017-18 season. The Pelicans were 34-38 this past season.
: Cavs center Walter Tavares breaks his hand during practice
Cavaliers center Walter Tavares suffered a fracture in his right hand during practice. He is out indefinitely and his status will be updated as appropriate.
: Chauncey Billups signs multiyear deal with ESPN
Chauncey Billups has signed a new multiyear deal with ESPN, continuing his expanded role as an NBA analyst, the network announced.
: Kyle Lowry opts out of final year with Raptors
ASM Sports, which represents Kyle Lowry, confirmed that Raptors star point guard has opted out of the last year of his contract with the Toronto Raptors.
: Allen Crabbe undergoes successful foot surgery
Portland Trail Blazers guard Allen Crabbe underwent successful surgery to repair a stress reaction of the fifth metatarsal bone in his left foot.
: Tyler Ulis underwent minor surgical procedure
Phoenix Suns guard Tyler Ulis underwent a minor surgical procedure on his right ankle and is expected to return to full basketball activity in 12 weeks.
: Celtics’ Isaiah Thomas fined $25,000 for swearing at a fan
Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas has been fined for directing inappropriate language toward a fan. The incident occurred during the Celtics’ loss in Game 3.
: Former Pacers, Pistons coach Irvine dies at 69
George Irvine, who coached nearly 200 games for the Indiana Pacers in the 1980s before working in the front office, has died after battling cancer. He was 69.
: Portland’s Allen Crabbe to undergo foot surgery
Portland Trail Blazers guard Allen Crabbe will undergo surgery Thursday to repair a stress reaction of the fifth metatarsal bone in his left foot.
: Rudy Gay will opt out of Kings contract
Veteran forward Rudy Gay plans to opt out of the final year of his contract with the Sacramento Kings to become a free agent.
: Kyle Lowry following through on contract opt out
Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry said he’ll opt out of the final year of his contract this week and become an unrestricted free agent in July.
: Rockets Nene out for rest of playoffs with groin injury
Houston Rockets center Nene will miss the remainder of the postseason with a left adductor tear. The Rockets medical staff is reviewing treatment options.
: Mike D'Antoni, Erik Spoelstra share NBCA Coach of the Year award
Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni and Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra are the co-recipients of the inaugural Michael H. Goldberg NBCA Coach of the Year Award
: Steve Kerr undergoes spinal cord leak procedure
Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr has had a spinal cord leak procedure on his back and remains out indefinitely.
: Wizards' Kelly Oubre suspended for Game 4 after Game 3 altercation
Wizards forward Kelly Oubre Jr. has been suspended one game for charging and making forceful and unwarranted contact with Celtics center Kelly Olynyk.