Dikembe Mutombo

Commissioner of the NBA, Adam Silver speaks with press at the Beyond Sport United 2015 event on July 22, 2015 in Newark City.  (Source: Monica Schipper/Getty Images for Beyond Sport)

NBA Leaning Toward No Playoff Guarantee For Division Winners

A division title might soon mean a banner but no assurance of a playoff spot in the NBA.


Former NBA basketball player Dikembe Mutombo (2nd R) gives instructions to Cuban players during the clinic organized by the NBA, FIBA Americas and the Cuban Basketball Federation, on April 23, 2015, in Havana. AFP PHOTO/YAMIL LAGE        (Source: AMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images)

NBA Greats In Cuba To Score Points With Players, Country

In a country where baseball is king, the NBA is hoping to score points with promising Cuban basketball players.


The NBA is going to hold a development camp in Cuba later this month, becoming the first professional sports team to visit the country since diplomatic relations between the countries began to be restored.  (Source: ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

NBA To Hold Development Camp In Cuba

The National Basketball Association continues to be one of the most progressive sports leagues in recent history.


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Crowd Wowed At All-Star Celeb Game

Usain Bolt joined the East team in the All-Star celebrity game to have a little fun.