NBA: Kawhi Leonard's LA Clippers upstage LeBron James-led Lakers; Raptors begin title defence with win over Pelicans
Kawhi Leonard made his Los Angeles debut a successful one as his Clippers upstaged LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers to get their campaign off to a winning start.
NBA: Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr says Klay Thompson could miss entire season as he recovers from knee injury
Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr warned on Tuesday that shooting guard Klay Thompson could miss the entire 2019-2020 season as he recovers from a serious knee injury
Tumultuous and exhilarating, the 2019 off-season saw superstars swap teams, franchises become overnight title favourites and the balance of the NBA shift. Ahead of the tip-off for the 2019-20 season, here's a look at the league's power centres:
NBA, whose row with China promises to linger, will be hoping on-court excitement will pull attention from simmering tensions when the 2019-20 campaign tips off on Tuesday
NBA 2019-20: LeBron James-led LA Lakers and Kawhi Leonard's LA Clippers start season with 'Battle for Los Angeles'
The clamour for tickets is such that courtside seats for Tuesday's season-opener between the Lakers and Clippers at the Staples Center were changing hands for $21,400 each on Friday.
Kawhi Leonard and the Los Angeles Clippers will win the 2020 NBA Finals, according to most league general managers in a survey released Thursday on the league's website.
NBA passes stricter measures for player tampering, salary caps regulations after trading incidents during off-season
NBA team owners passed stricter measures to force compliance with player tampering and salary cap rules on Friday after a wild off-season where several top stars changed clubs.
The older sister of Los Angeles Clippers player Kawhi Leonard has been charged with the alleged murder of an elderly California woman.
FIBA World Cup 2019: Andre Drummond and Montrezl Harrell withdraw from USA's training camp ahead of event
Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond and Los Angeles Clippers forward Montrezl Harrell are the latest NBA players to withdraw from the United States hopefuls' list for the Basketball World Cup.
Kawhi Leonard and Paul George made their move to the Los Angeles Clippers official on Wednesday, with the NBA team announcing Leonard's signing and George's trade deal with Oklahoma City.
NBA: Kawhi Leonard, Paul George join Los Angeles Clippers in blockbuster deal; Kyrie Irving signs with Brooklyn Nets
Kawhi Leonard agreed early to a four-year deal worth $142 million with LA Clippers, but only after they sent five NBA Draft picks, plus Danilo Gallinari and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, to the Oklahoma City Thunder.
NBA: Kawhi Leonard, Paul George set to join Los Angeles Clippers in blockbuster deals, claims report
Kawhi Leonard is going to play for the LA Clippers, reportedly agreeing to a multi-million dollar deal after leading the Toronto Raptors to their first championship.
NBA Playoffs 2019: Clippers upset top-seeded Warriors to keep series alive; Rockets beat Jazz to book semi-final berth
Lou Williams exploded off the bench for 33 points as the Los Angeles Clippers upset the top-seeded Golden State Warriors 129-121 to keep their NBA playoff series alive
NBA Playoffs 2019: Celtics complete first-round sweep of Pacers; Raptors, Warriors secure victories to go 3-1 up
The Boston Celtics swept their way past Indiana, while the Golden State and Toronto registered road victories over Orlando and the Los Angeles Clippers to take commanding leads in their first-round playoff series on Sunday
NBA Playoffs 2019: Kevin Durant leads Warriors' rout of Clippers in Game 3; Ben Simmons, Tobias Harris star in 76ers' win
Kevin Durant scored 38 points as the Warriors made sure they didn't blow another big lead by routing the Clippers in game three of their playoff series.
NBA: Golden State Warriors centre DeMarcus Cousins facing extended spell on sidelines after picking up injury against LA Clippers
Cousins exit came with the Warriors leading 11-9 in Monday's game. The 28-year-old collapsed to the court and failed to get up after he lunged for a loose ball
NBA Playoffs 2019: Warriors centre DeMarcus Cousins faces indefinite layoff after injuring quadriceps muscle
Golden State Warriors centre DeMarcus Cousins faces an indefinite injury layoff after suffering a torn quadriceps muscle in the NBA champions' defeat to the Los Angeles Clippers
NBA Playoffs 2019: Warriors squander 31-point lead as Lou Williams guides Clippers to largest postseason comeback
Lou Williams led the Los Angeles Clippers to the largest postseason comeback in NBA history.
NBA Playoffs 2019: Stephen Curry drains eight three-pointers as Warriors clobber Clippers; Nets, Magic deliver pair of upsets
The Golden State Warriors began their quest for a three-peat by clobbering the Los Angeles Clippers, while the Brooklyn Nets and Orlando Magic delivered a pair of upset victories as the NBA playoffs began Saturday.
NBA Playoffs: Golden State Warriors to face Los Angeles Clippers in Round 1; Detroit Pistons face Milwaukee Bucks in East
The way the results transpired means the Houston Rockets, if they get past the Jazz in the Playoffs, would likely see the Golden State Warriors in the second round — and not in the Western Conference finals.