Fred Hoiberg will be formally introduced as the Bulls' head coach tomorrow ... Andrei Kirilenko to retire? ... Clippers eyeing Paul Pierce ... Klay Thompson ready for Game 1? ... 




NBA A to Z podcast: NBA Finals preview and Fred Hoiberg discussion

Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt of USA Today Sports discuss Klay Thompson's concussion, Kyrie Irving’s injury, the matchup between two rookie head coaches, the hiring of Fred Hoiberg in Chicago and more.



Who's better: LeBron James or Stephen Curry?

It could be a duel for the ages in the NBA Finals. Eddie Johnson breaks it down for HoopsHype.



Can you identify these NBA players from the '80s?

Test how much you know about old-school basketball.



Catching up with draft prospect Jonathan Holmes

Former Texas forward Jonathan Holmes talks about the draft process and what if felt like to work out in front of Larry Bird.



NBA A to Z podcast: The firing of Tom Thibodeau and a first look at the NBA Finals

The axe finally fell on Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau. USA Today Sports' Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt discuss the situation in Chicago after his dismissal.



D'Angelo Russell explains why he's the best player in the draft

Former Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell leads all NBA draft prospects in swag.



From NBA Finals to treasure hunting, Pat Croce still amazing

Former Philadelphia 76ers owner Pat Croce can really tell a story.



Fringe NBA players who became NBA champions

Charley Barkley and John Stockton don't have NBA championship rings, but these guys do.



Lakers: Who should stay and who should go?

The Lakers have a key offseason ahead of them. Vote on who should be back with the team next year.



Where did these NBA players go to college?

They were all big men on campus in their younger days. But where exactly?



Weird NBA nicknames

Sauce Castillo beats them all, but there's many other amazing NBA player aliases.



NBA A to Z podcast: Kobe Bryant's last dance with the Lakers?

USA Today Sports' Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt discuss Kobe Bryant's future in a podcast that also includes plenty of draft talk.



All the players Sam Hinkie has acquired as Sixers GM

Sam Hinkie has made tons of moves in his two years as Sixers GM – even if they rarely involved decent NBA players.



Why Karl-Anthony Towns can be an ideal fit for Timberwolves

USA Today Sports' Larry Berger talks with potential No. 1 overall pick Karl-Anthony Towns following the NBA draft lottery.


Mock Draft

KAT still at No. 1

Aran Smith of NBADraft.net is still projecting Kentucky big man Karl-Anthony Towns to be the top pick on June 25.



Which players helped themselves at the draft combine?

Derek Bodner breaks down some risers and fallers from the NBA draft combine in Chicago.