Jack Maloney

NBA Writer /

NBA to name Player of the Seeding Games and All-Seeding Games Teams this weekend

The honors will be announced on Saturday, ahead of Game 1 of the play-in tournament

How Damian Lillard took advantage of Kristaps Porzingis to tie career high with 61 points in Blazers' win

Lillard became the first Blazers player to score 50-plus points in two straight games

Dream rookie Chennedy Carter to miss approximately two weeks with ankle injury

Carter injured her ankle in the team's loss to the Sun on Monday night

NBA plans to hold 2020 Draft Lottery virtually on Aug. 20, per report

The 14 lottery teams will be determined at the conclusion of the seeding games inside the Disney World bubble

WNBA Power Rankings: A'ja Wilson leading Aces with MVP-level play; Storm still at No. 1

A'ja Wilson put up 31 points and hit the game-winner on Sunday in the Aces' win over the Liberty

Damian Lillard accuses Paul George of 'running from the grind' in war of words after Blazers' loss to Clippers

Lillard missed two crucial free throws in the final seconds of the loss

Mercury's Diana Taurasi hurts hip against Storm; MRI shows no structural damage but unclear when she'll return

Taurasi played just six games last season due to back and hamstring injuries

Liberty's No. 1 pick Sabrina Ionescu leaving bubble to see specialist in New York about injured ankle

The top pick in the 2020 draft suffered a Grade 3 ankle sprain against the Dream, and is expected to miss about a month

Angel McCoughtry already making a big impact for the Las Vegas Aces, both on and off the court

McCoughtry signed with the Aces this winter after 10 seasons with the Dream

WNBA players arrived at games wearing shirts opposing Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler

The players wore shirts saying "Vote Warnock" in support of Loeffler's opponent in race for a Georgia senate seat

Nets' win over Bucks inside Disney World bubble was biggest NBA upset in 27 years

The Nets were 18.5-point underdogs entering their matchup with the Bucks

NBA executives doubt second bubble will happen for eight teams not invited to Disney World, per report

Earlier this summer, there was hope one would happen in Chicago, but it seems unlikely now

Clippers' Lou Williams clears 10-day quarantine, set to make NBA bubble debut Tuesday vs. Suns

Williams, who left the bubble for a funeral, had to stay in quarantine following his visit to a strip club

Jack Maloney lives and writes in Milwaukee, where, like the Bucks, he is trying to own the future.