Nikola Mirotic will return to lineup vs. Timberwolves

New Orleans Pelicans forward Nikola Mirotic has been nursing an ankle injury recently, but it looks like Mirotic is ready to get back on the court. After missing two games with an ankle injury, I’m told Pelicans’ Nikola Mirotic will play tonight against the Timberwolves. — Malika Andrews (@malika_andrews) November 14, 2018 Nikola Mirotic has …

Dominique Wilkins relates to Carmelo Anthony's struggle: 'Father Time don't

Many had expected Carmelo Anthony to be reborn as the next Bob McAdoo during his tenure with the Houston Rockets, but it seems that after 10 games, that delusion has come to a train wreck end. Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins knows the transition from perennial scorer to bench cog is one harder than most …

Clippers lead NBA in corner 3 efficiency, but they're barely taking any

The Los Angeles Clippers are one of the top 3-point shooting teams in the league, and they’re especially outstanding on corner triples. But what is wild is they have taken so few of them: Wild, random stat: Only 5% of Clippers shots have been corner 3s, 2nd-lowest in league. They have made 56% (!!!!) of them, …

Chiefs WR Sammy Watkins has a 'pretty good chance' of returning vs. Rams

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Sammy Watkins has had his struggles with injuries in his first campaign with the team missing some action due to a nagging foot injury. However, head coach Andy Reid has indicated that Watkins could be back in the fold for the huge showdown against the Los Angeles Rams on Monday …

Video: Hawks' Trae Young nutmegs JaVale McGee to set up Alex Len's slam

Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young threw a beautiful bounce pass in between the legs of Los Angeles Lakers center JaVale McGee. The nifty dime led to a power slam by Alex Len. It happened during the first quarter of the Hawks-Lakers game Sunday night. Trae Young’s floor vision is A1. 👏 (via @NBA) pic.twitter.com/C6BWVD7sR1 — …

Video: Lakers' Tyson Chandler has game-saving block on Trae Young

Tyson Chandler of the Los Angeles Lakers just swatted Trae Young’s lay-up that could’ve won the game for the Atlanta Hawks. Check out the game-saving block by Chandler, who just played his third game for the Lakers. Tyson Chandler’s perfect block on Trae Young as the buzzer sounds saves the Lakers. pic.twitter.com/JFA4z1qxlR — USA TODAY …

Report: Patriots still wanted to re-sign Malcolm Butler after Super Bowl benching

The end of Malcolm Butler’s tenure with the New England Patriots didn’t end on a high. Butler was infamously benched for the Super Bowl against the Philadelphia Eagles and the reasons for that move have remained a mystery to this day. But while Butler wasn’t in Belichick’s plans in the Super Bowl, he was still …