, Official site of the National Basketball Association

Main content

On ESPN: Bulls-Blazers

LaMarcus Aldridge and PDX are making it tough for short-handed Chicago (LIVE).

Domination In Dallas

Dirk Nowitzki makes it a long night for L.A., pouring in 23 in a 140-106 rout.

Hitting A Wall

John Wall shines vs. LBJ's Cavs, scoring 28 to direct a 91-78 Wizards win.

Dwight's Knee Question

After getting "PRP treatment" on his knee, Houston's center might miss time.

Just How Bad Are The 76ers?

Mike Dunleavy asks if Philly could hold its own against a good college team.

Race To The MVP: Center Point

Marc Gasol's impact in Memphis -- even in losses -- has him climbing our weekly list.

Create a custom NBA video channel
Connect with Facebook Recommended Videos for You
  • Loading playlist...


The Starters

Image link to The specs

The specs

The guys run down a history of bespectacled NBA players.


Shaqtin' A Fool

Image link to Nice one, Lance

Nice one, Lance

A unique flop by Lance Stephenson gets on Shaq's list.


Image link to Get-along gang

Get-along gang

Kenny Smith explains how Kobe and Swaggy P can thrive.

Popular Topics

Popular on

Social Spotlight Pulse

Fan Night Vote

Inside Stuff

Listen to the music

James Harden compares his game to musical genres on the next episode (Sat., Noon on NBA TV).

NBA Rooks

Image link to More than a haircut

More than a haircut

Wild-haired Elfrid Payton is proud of his Louisiana roots.


Image link to Listen up

Listen up

Get inside huddles around The Association this week.

Stats & Standings

Stats Leaders


Rank Eastern W L
1 Toronto 9 2
2 Washington 7 3
3 Chicago 8 4
4 Milwaukee 7 5
5 Cleveland 5 5
6 Atlanta 5 5
7 Miami 6 6
8 Indiana 5 7
Rank Western W L
1 Memphis 10 2
2 Golden State 8 2
3 Dallas 9 3
4 Portland 8 3
5 Houston 9 3
6 San Antonio 7 4
7 L.A. Clippers 7 4
8 New Orleans 6 4
Full Standings

Numbers Notebook

Let's celebrate

Five teams have shown marked improvement in the offensive department this season.