'He showed up': How Nickeil Alexander-Walker's defense drives the Timberwolves

After playing for three teams in five years, the 25-year-old has become one of the league's best defenders.


'Future is going to be fun': Wemby hailed as ROY

In a special ceremony inside Scobee Planetarium, a 100-seat theater in San Antonio, with children from local Boys & Girls Clubs in attendance, Spurs superstar Victor Wembanyama accepted the NBA's Rookie of the Year award that he won earlier this week.


Wembanyama voted unanimous Rookie of Year

Victor Wembanyama was named the NBA's Rookie of the Year on Monday, garnering all 99 first-place votes to become the sixth unanimous winner in the last 40 years.


OKC shows 'uncommon maturity,' up 3-0 on Pels

The young Thunder took care of business on the road, blowing out the Pelicans 106-85 to take a 3-0 series lead.


Injured Zion: Playoff return 'definitely realistic'

Zion Williamson said the hamstring injury that has sidelined him for the start of the playoffs was "super demoralizing," but he believes he has a realistic shot to return this postseason.


OKC overcomes inexperience to edge New Orleans

The Thunder outlasted the Pelicans in a tightly contested playoff opener, one that featured 20 lead changes.


Zion's big night ends with late injury; status iffy

A monster 40-point performance by Zion Williamson ended in frustration as the Pelicans star left late in Tuesday's loss to the Lakers with a left leg injury.


Spurs' win leaves 3 teams tied for West's top seed

The West got a little wilder Friday night with the Spurs beating the Nuggets, leaving a three-way tie atop the conference heading into the final day of the regular season.


Spurs rest Wembanyama; no Holmgren matchup

With the Spurs holding out Victor Wembanyama for Wednesday's game against the Thunder, there will be no matchup with Wembanyama and Chet Holmgren, the expected top two vote-getters in the Rookie of the Year race.


The highs, lows and absolute absurdities from Year 1 of the NBA's Wemby Era

Victor Wembanyama, the most hyped phenom in a generation, put up a rookie season for the ages. We look back at the most memorable moments.