A person familiar with the deal says guard Jameer Nelson has agreed to one-year, veteran minimum, free-agent contract with the New Orleans Pelicans. The person says the Pelicans also have decided to waive guard Jordan Crawford to create room on the roster for Nelson, who became a free agent this past
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NBA has fined New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan.
Chicago Bulls?have suspended forward Bobby Portis?for eight games for punching teammate Nikola Mirotic during an altercation that left Mirotic with facial fractures and a concussion. Mirotic is expected to miss at least four to six weeks. John Paxson, the Bulls' vice president of basketball operations
NEW YORK — Based on early results, offense is not a problem for the Brooklyn Nets. As for defense, that's another story. The Nets allowed 140 points in their season opener at Indiana on Wednesday and then 121 against Orlando on Friday. They are hoping their defense can improve Sunday afternoon when