Jasmyn Wimbish

Clippers' Paul George tried to team up with Kawhi Leonard in 2017: 'I wanted to be traded to San Antonio'

Even before their pairing in Los Angeles, the two All-Stars had intentions on playing together in the NBA

Carmelo Anthony says Blazers being 'transparent' about starting role was key factor in his decision to sign

Anthony finished with 10 points and four rebounds in his debut with Portland

Russell Westbrook wants you to know there's nothing normal about James Harden's greatness

Westbrook on Harden, who's averaging 39.2 points this season: 'It's not normal because there's nobody else that can do it'

NBA overreactions: James Harden, Russell Westbrook mask Rockets' flaws; Heat's hot shooting sustainable

We examine what's real and what's not after another week in The Association

NBA Rookie Power Rankings: Coby White gets serenaded at United Center, Ja Morant hits a game-winner

Some of the top picks in the 2019 draft are beginning to stand out while Kendrick Nunn continues his hot streak

Lakers' LeBron James voices his support for Carmelo Anthony's return: 'he belongs in this league'

Anthony signed a non-guaranteed deal with the Portland Trail Blazers

Celtics legend Bill Russell accepts Basketball Hall of Fame ring, ends 44-year boycott with private ceremony

Russell was the first African-American player to be elected into the Hall of Fame in 1975

Mavericks' Kristaps Porzingis shares his thoughts on the Knicks' struggles ahead of Thursday's return to MSG

Porzingis was traded to the Mavericks in January after requesting the trade from the Knicks

Knicks players voice support for David Fizdale after coach's recent hot seat rumors: 'We believe in him'

Fizdale's job is reportedly in jeopardy after Knicks executives voiced displeasure for the team's porous start

Paul George to make Clippers season debut on road against Pelicans Thursday, per report

George has been recovering from two offseason shoulder surgeries

Grizzlies rookie Ja Morant already showing flashes of having superstar potential in the NBA

Through 10 games, Morant leads all rookies in scoring and assists

Victor Oladipo injury update: Pacers star takes next step in rehab by joining G League affiliate for practice

Oladipo ruptured a tendon in his knee last season and is making good progress to return

Lakers' Anthony Davis admits to dealing with lingering shoulder injury: 'Never a play I don't feel it'

Davis almost had a scare with his shoulder during the Lakers' loss to the Raptors Sunday night

Blake Griffin injury update: Pistons star to make season debut on Monday against Timberwolves

Griffin has been sidelined for the start of the season due to knee and hamstring issues

The Trail Blazers' struggles to start the season extends further than just their frontcourt depth

Portland's defense and supporting cast are areas of concerns early in the season

Jasmyn Wimbish has been closely following the NBA since Dirk Nowitzki hit his sweet signature jumper to send the Miami Heat packing in 2011. She's a graduate of the University of Kansas and Northern Arizona University and currently resides in Chicago.