The Dallas Mavericks are the frontrunners to land Jermaine O'Neal, according to ESPN.com ... Sixers waiving Ronny Turiaf ... Kawhi Leonard expected to return next week ...




Rondo makes Mavs title contenders yet again

Point guard play and defense were Dallas' only weaknesses. They address both problems with the acquisition of Rajon Rondo.



NBA trade season unofficially begins

USA Today Sports' Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt discuss the latest trade talk around the league.



The most viral NBA pictures this month

Which of the photos posted by NBA players and teams have been the most retweeted in December so far?



The most influential players in the NBA

Which players are making the biggest impact away from the court in the NBA these days? Eddie Johnson talks about it.



Rating the NBA's top rookies

Eddie Johnson has found Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins a bit underwhelming so far.



Here's how Twitter reacted when Kobe passed MJ

When Kobe Bryant sunk the second of two free throws to pass Michael Jordan on the NBA's all-time scoring list, Twitter went nuts. See just how nuts here.



Top 5 rookie seasons of all time

Michael Jordan, Wilt Chamberlain, Magic Johnson... Former player Eddie Johnson talks about NBA legends that made a massive impact their first year in the league.



More and more NBA players wearing I Can't Breathe t-shirts

Members of the Charlotte Hornets were the latest to follow the trend initiated in the NBA by Bulls guard Derrick Rose.



Chris Bosh: "As much as we want to hit the ground running, it hasn't happened for us"

Heat forward Chris Bosh talks with HoopsHype about the adjustments he's had to make now that LeBron James is no longer in Miami.



The most lopsided trades in the NBA

Former NBA player Eddie Johnson breaks down the most unbalanced trades the league has ever seen.



NBA players make their voices heard

USA Today Sports' Jeff Zillgitt and Sam Amick share their thoughts on how NBA players are making their voices heard on social issues.



Who's better: Carmelo Anthony or Tracy McGrady?

Two of the most supremely talented scorers we've seen in the NBA this century. Which of them will Eddie Johnson choose?



Catching up with Dennis Rodman

NBA legend Dennis Rodman talks about the protests around the country, player activism, North Korea and more.



Could moves be in the near future for Cavaliers?

The Cleveland Cavaliers need help at the wing positions with third-year guard Dion Waiters struggling, says Eddie Johnson.



Who's the NBA Tweeter of the Year?

You chose Clippers' Jamal Crawford and Spurs' Manu Ginobili as the top NBA tweeters the last two years, but who's been No. 1 in 2014? Make your pick here.



LeBron headlines the NBA's most marketable players

The NBA is full of recognizable faces, but former NBA player Eddie Johnson discusses the five most marketable stars in the league.