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Chicago Bulls center Omer Asik out indefinitely with arthritis

The Chicago Bulls announced on Saturday that center Omer Asik will be out indefinitely with inflammatory arthritis that flared up over the summer. Asik, on his second tour with the Bulls, was acquired in a trade with the New Orleans Pelicans in February, when the Bulls sent Nikola Mirotić to New Orleans. He also played for Chicago in the 2010-11 ...

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Jimmy Butler trade rumors: Cavaliers reportedly pursuing Timberwolves star

A new team has emerged as a pursuing party in the Jimmy Butler trade sweepstakes as the tentacles surrounding his trade interest continue to flail. In addition to the Nets, Pistons, Rockets, Clippers, Heat, Sixers and Blazers, all teams with previously reported interest in Butler, the Cleveland Cavaliers have joined the fold and are officially pursuing the Timberwolves star, according ...

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Report: New York Knicks close to parting ways with Joakim Noah

Veteran center Joakim Noah is reportedly close to a contract buyout agreement with the New York Knicks, according to a report from Shams Charania of The Athletic. Noah has worked diligently this offseason, and several teams are monitoring his upcoming entrance in free agency. https://t.co/GNCcPnKILl — Shams Ch… NBA.com: News

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Reports: Minnesota Timberwolves' front office aligning focus to trade Jimmy Butler

It appears the Minnesota Timberwolves are prepared to move on from four-time All-Star Jimmy Butler. Shams Charania of The Athletic reports the franchise is “aligning its organizational focus on next step of trading” Butler after differing agendas between ownership and <a href="http://www.nba.com/article/2018/09/21/report-minnesota-timberwol… NBA.com: News

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Report: Knicks nearing agreement to waive Noah

The Joakim Noah era of New York Knicks basketball is approaching a resolution. The Knicks are close to an agreement that would see the team part ways with the 33-year-old center by using the stretch provision to spread out his $ 37.8-million salary, according to <a href="https://twitter.com/ShamsCha… NBA | theScore

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14-second clock after offensive rebound among new NBA rules

The shot clock will be reset to 14 seconds after offensive rebounds next season, down from 24, and the NBA has made alterations to two other rules. The clear-path foul was simplified and the definition of a hostile act expanded for purposes of triggering an instant replay review. The changes were approved unanimously by NBA owners Friday. A team grabbing ...

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Report: Towns agrees to 5-year, $190M extension with Timberwolves

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Karl-Anthony Towns has reportedly agreed to a five-year, $ 190-million super-max extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves, league sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. More to come. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license. … NBA | theScore

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