Nuggets’ plan for G Austin Rivers: “We’re going to throw him out there” — The Denver Post

The Nuggets didn’t bring in free agent guard Austin Rivers just to “hang out,” according to coach Michael Malone. A day after the Nuggets signed Rivers to a 10-day contract, Malone insisted the former Knicks guard was going to play. “His role is to come in and help this team in any way that he…

Nuggets’ plan for G Austin Rivers: “We’re going to throw him out there” — The Denver Post

Toronto Raptors Coach Nick Nurse Joins Sports Data Company Used by Top NBA Teams — NBC4 Washington

The NBA head coach joins the board of Noah Basketball, a sports data, and tech company that tracks shooting performance.

Toronto Raptors Coach Nick Nurse Joins Sports Data Company Used by Top NBA Teams — NBC4 Washington

Paul George, Clippers rally past Blazers — Orange County Register

The Clippers – severely short-handed, supremely hot-handed – arrived in Portland on a roll. They entered the fray Tuesday shooting a league-high 42.1% from 3-point range, and having won 14 of their past 17 games despite playing without starters Serge Ibaka, Patrick Beverley, Kawhi Leonard and Paul George for all or some of those. On…

Paul George, Clippers rally past Blazers — Orange County Register

NBA, NBPA Release Statement Following Derek Chauvin Verdict — NESN.com

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin on Tuesday was found guilty on all three counts against him for the murder of George Floyd. And the highly anticipated verdict allowed many across the nation to exhale in relief. NBA commissioner Adam Silver and NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts released a joint statement shortly after the news, […]

NBA, NBPA Release Statement Following Derek Chauvin Verdict — NESN.com

Kentucky’s Jackson to enter NBA draft, but not hire an agent — College Basketball | NBC Sports

Kentucky forward Isaiah Jackson says he will enter the NBA draft and be evaluated but not hire an agent, leaving the door open to return to school.

Kentucky’s Jackson to enter NBA draft, but not hire an agent — College Basketball | NBC Sports

Kurtenbach: Never, ever, ever bet against Steph Curry and Draymond Green — Marin Independent Journal

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Kurtenbach: Never, ever, ever bet against Steph Curry and Draymond Green — Marin Independent Journal

Joel Embiid Receives NBA Cares Community Assist Award After Donating $100,000 To Combat Youth Homelessness — CBS Philly

In February, Embiid donated $100,000 to three local organizations — Youth Services, Inc., Project Home, and the Sunday Breakfast Mission.

Joel Embiid Receives NBA Cares Community Assist Award After Donating $100,000 To Combat Youth Homelessness — CBS Philly

Watch Curry score 47, but Tatum has 44 and more help, Celtics top Warriors — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Jayson Tatum got into a shootout with Stephen Curry, and Celtics came out on top.

Watch Curry score 47, but Tatum has 44 and more help, Celtics top Warriors — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Jabari Parker Impressed Brad Stevens, Marcus Smart In Celtics Debut — NESN.com

Jabari Parker has only been with the Boston Celtics for 24 hours, but that didn’t stop head coach Brad Stevens from having the newly-signed forward in the game during crunch-time, high-pressure minutes. Parker checked back in Saturday’s game against the Golden State Warriors with 1:52 left in regulation and the Celtics trailing by one point. […]

Jabari Parker Impressed Brad Stevens, Marcus Smart In Celtics Debut — NESN.com

Warriors’ Juan Toscano-Anderson enters league’s concussion protocol — Marin Independent Journal

Warriors forward Juan Toscano-Anderson has been diagnosed with a concussion after a rough fall in Saturday night’s loss to the Boston Celtics and will enter the league’s concussion protocol. Midway through the fourth quarter, Toscano-Anderson dove for a loose ball and went crashing over the scorers’ table. He laid on the ground for a few…

Warriors’ Juan Toscano-Anderson enters league’s concussion protocol — Marin Independent Journal