The Los Angeles Lakers have signed shooting guard Wayne Ellington ... Dahntay Jones to Utah ... Bulls keep Nazr Mohammed ... Mavs sign Doron Lamb ... Wizards add Rasual Butler ... Timberwolves, Ricky Rubio 'a good distance apart' on extension ...




Seth Ferranti: HoopsHype's prison ball writer enjoying freedom 21 years later

After more than two decades in jail, former HoopsHype writer Seth Ferranti is looking at life as a free man again.



Preview: Oklahoma City Thunder

They are talented, athletic and battle-tested. So is this finally the Thunder's year?



The Top 50 players in Pistons history

The Bad Boys beat the stars from Larry Brown's 2004 team at the top of the ranking.



Preview: Philadelphia 76ers

The Philadelphia 76ers are still in the business of losing and stockpiling assets. It's not going to be pretty.



The Top 50 players in Wizards history

John Wall is the latest All-Star added to a list filled with old-school players from the Bullets days.



Preview: Boston Celtics

Rajon Rondo or not, it looks like another transition year for the Boston Celtics.



Greatest to skip college: Kobe vs. LeBron

Eddie Johnson ranks the best players to make the giant leap from high school to the NBA.



The Top 50 players in Suns history

The best NBA franchise never to win a title has had some of the top point guards basketball has seen in the last couple of decades.



Preview: Portland Trail Blazers

The Blazers look to build on a successful season, but moving up in the Western Conference will not be easy.



Who is Kenneth Faried?

The Manimal dominated at the World Cup and is now looking to get paid as a star. But is he one? Skills development coach David Nurse breaks down his game and delivers an answer.



Tom Thibodeau: "It's good to have pro players at the World Cup"

Many in the league are opposed to sending NBA players to the World Cup. Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau is not one of them.



Pau Gasol best FIBA ball player ever?

Spain bombed at the World Cup, but Pau Gasol kept adding accolades to his impressive resume in FIBA basketball.



Jalen Rose: Chris Webber needs to say he's sorry

All's not well between Chris Webber and Jalen Rose, who spoke with HoopsHype about his relationship with his famous Fab Five teammate, his successful media career and more.


World Cup

Rest of the world catching up? Not at FIBA competitions

The 2014 Team USA compares favorably to previous American entries at major FIBA tournaments.



World Cup final: The best of Team USA vs. Serbia in pictures

United States-Serbia was not a game for the ages, but it produced great photos regardless.



The Top 50 players in Rockets history

Average height of the three main players in Houston Rockets' history is 6-foot-10. It's truly a big man franchise.