Reported NBA Christmas Day games include Mavericks at Lakers, Celtics at Nets

LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS at DENVER Kawhi Leonard, Paul George, and the talented-on-paper Clippers blew a 3-1 lead to the Nuggets in last year’s playoffs, as Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic blossomed and showed they are both gritty and one of the best duos in the league. The Clippers would like a little revenge. This is […]

Kevon Looney out for NBA Finals with fractured collarbone

Looney is out for the remainder of the Finals with a broken collar bone — a “non-displaced first costal cartilage fracture” if you want to be specific. It was a story first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN and confirmed by the Warriors:

John Wall says he talked to DeMarcus Cousins about joining forces but timing wrong

Washington will need the wins from their opening game (and they have a big, nationally televised game Oct. 20 against Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors). Washington ended up signing Dwight Howard at center, who is healthy and was solid for Charlotte last season.