In recent years, the NBA's showcase event has been overshadowed by endless speculation about the trade deadline. By adding some much needed breathing room with a longer All-Star break, the fun might be restored.
Due to an NBA rule prohibiting the Cavaliers from trading Andrew Wiggins until Aug. 23, an agreement to acquire Kevin Love from Minnesota could have more twists and turns, league sources tell CBSSports.com.
When Becky Hammon was asked what her role will be on the San Antonio Spurs' coaching staff, she said, 'the same the things that all the other assistants will be doing.' And with that, a bit of basketball history was made.