NBArank 2022 – Ranking the best players for 2022-23, from 5 to 1

NBArank is back for its 12th season counting down the best players in the league. Where are MVP candidates such as Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic, Joel Embiid and Nikola Jokic? What about rookies and young stars ready to take the leap into the upper tier of NBA players? To get the final NBArank prediction, we … Read more

NBA schedule 2022-23 – What we’ll be watching closely in five Christmas Day games

The NBA has unwrapped an early holiday gift. The league’s Christmas Day schedule is set — The Athletic was the first to report the lineup — and as always, it’s jam-packed with rivalries, superstars and potential playoff previews. In the Eastern Conference, the Philadelphia 76ers will hit Madison Square Garden to face the New York … Read more

Jalen Brunson chose Knicks over Mavericks, so what does it mean for both teams?

The New York Knicks got their point guard. The Dallas Mavericks lost one of theirs. Jalen Brunson agreed to sign with the Knicks last week on a four-year contract, sources confirmed The Athletic. The news was no surprise. The Knicks identified Brunson as the player they wanted heading into free agency. Now, they have him. … Read more

2022 NBA free agency Day 2: Grades, great values, head-scratchers and more

Day 2 of 2022 NBA free agency was another day of big money and big moves. We also saw three significant trades all happen within a couple of hours of each other, and none of them were Kevin Durant. His trade request still looms over the NBA, but it has not stopped business in the … Read more

As NBA free agency 2022 begins, here are the top 25 available players

The thing about 2022 free agency is that we’ve already had an awful lot of action considering we haven’t even hit the “free agency” part of the program yet. Player transactions are going back and forth despite that in the form of player trades and contract extensions, even though nobody can agree to a deal … Read more

Parents of Texas teenager who left Dallas Mavericks game speak out on human trafficking case

8:00 AM ET Anthony OlivieriESPN.com DALLAS – The parents of a 15-year-old Texas girl who in April left a Mavericks game with an unidentified man, ultimately prompting a human trafficking investigation, are speaking out to raise awareness about human trafficking. Kyle and Brooke Morris, in an interview with ESPN and “Good Morning America,” said they … Read more