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Chris Paul says no, he has not asked the Rockets to trade him... The 2019 NBA Draft
was Thursday night. Click that link for full results, notes on the most well-known players drafted, with more coming today and this entire week / Updated June 24, 2019
• NBA Draft is a wrap. Read the results.
• Grizzlies reportedly trade Mike Conley to Jazz
• NBA mock draft final version goes up Wed evening
• NBA Draft early entry list is final
• USA Basketball: 2019 Team USA camp roster announced
• NBA free agency: Near-daily news briefs
• Salt Lake City Summer League info for 2019
• NBA Draft Lottery won by Pelicans
• NBA Power Rankings Note the format change.
• NBA Playoffs Home page
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NBA Free Agency
The 2019 NBA free agency negotiation period begins Sunday, June 30 at 6 p.m. ET. That's when NBA free agents get to try to agree to new contracts, either with their current team or any other team.
NBA Summer Leagues
There are three NBA Summer Leagues in 2019. The Salt Lake City Summer League (run by the Jazz) and California Classic (run by the Kings) are both scheduled for July 1-3. And then the big main league, Las Vegas NBA Summer League, involving all 30 NBA teams, runs from July 5-15.
FIBA World Cup
The 2019 FIBA World Cup basketball tournament will take place in China, with 32 national basketball teams from around the world competing from August 31 through September 15.
NBA Power Rankings
The most important thing in NBA basketball is winning. And if you're going to judge how good various NBA teams are, certainly their win-loss record is the biggest indicator. That's where NBA standings come in. But what about teams with similar records? Or teams with key injuries? Or squads that should be better, but haven't played up to standards yet. Those are judgement calls. And the fun NBA basketball website measure of such subjective calls are NBA power rankings.
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The Pelicans won the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery
(Grizzlies got No. 2, Knicks No. 3). Thus setting the NBA draft order
. On June 11, the NBA Draft early entry list
was finalized. The 2019 NBA Draft
took place Thursday, June 20 and as expected the Pelicans took Zion Williamson first overall, the Grizzlies took Ja Morant at No. 2, and the Knicks took R.J. Barrett at No. 3.
With the and NBA free agency
approaching, serious rumor season is upon us. NBA franchise-changing signings, trades, contract decisions, etc. will be taking place. All season, but especially throughout June and July, you should bookmark and hit our NBA rumors
page at least once per day as we watch what happens with Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and other stars.
The Raptors won the 2019 NBA championship Thursday, beating the injury-riddled Warriors in six games... Hit our NBA Playoffs
home page. for complete postseason results.
What matters most in the NBA? Playing basketball games. And the results of those games. For a daily roundup all on one page, hit our NBA daily game recaps
To truly understand NBA basketball, you need to watch the games. But checking out top plays and highlights is always fun. To see the most awe-inspiring, best plays, dunks, passes, shot-blocks and more, hit our NBA video clips
The Inside Hoops NBA stats
section focuses on the essentials, namely which players put up big-time numbers, and stats which shed insight on what each team is good or not so good at. A key page is the NBA player stat leaders
page. Also in that section is NBA attendance