OAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors begin their NBA title defense Tuesday night against one of the teams expected to provide the biggest roadblocks in their path, the Houston Rockets, in a nationally televised season opener. Led by the same core that dominated both the regular season and the
The last time Kyrie Irving played in an NBA game that counted, he was wearing a Cavaliers jersey. The 2017-18 NBA season begins Tuesday night in Cleveland when the Cavs host the Boston Celtics. Cleveland's trade of Irving to Boston for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, rookie center Ante Zizic and two
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- The Memphis Grizzlies have waived a pair of 2016 draft picks, including first-round selection Wade Baldwin IV, in finalizing their roster for the regular season.