Paul Allen, 65, died on Monday in Seattle from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
LeBron James' first season in Los Angeles will dominate the agenda, but there are multiple other narratives worth following.
The 29-year-old star underwent a knee procedure in mid-September.
Turner averaged 12.7 points and 6.4 rebounds in 65 games for the Pacers last season.
Nance averaged 8.9 points and seven rebounds in 24 games for Cleveland last season.
The Boston Celtics are the favourites in the East while the Toronto Raptors and Philadelphia 76ers also appear ready to compete.
Here's a look at the 2018-19 NBA rookies who will make an impact this season, including Deandre Ayton and Collin Sexton.
The Golden State Warriors look like strong favourites to win their third NBA title in a row this year and fourth in the last five years.
LeBron James is a Laker and he will try to bring Los Angeles back to its Showtime glory.
Can Lonzo prosper with LeBron? Will Kawhi fall for Toronto? Can Carmelo still make a difference? We're about to find out the answers.
Billy Donovan is not sure if Russell Westbrook will play in the Oklahoma City Thunder's season opener against the Golden State Warriors.
The 23-year-old forward did not start in Chicago’s 104-89 preseason win over the Pacers on Wednesday.
The Golden State Warriors are set to have forward Draymond Green return in their final preseason game.
Garnett, who started and ended his NBA career with the T-Wolves, told The Athletic he's "hoping they can get through this rough patch."
Kevin Garnett says it should not be public knowledge that Jimmy Butler, absent on Friday, yelled at Minnesota Timberwolves team-mates.
Lonzo Ball reportedly faces a fine from the NBA if he leaves his Big Baller Brand tattoo uncovered.
Klay Thompson, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Draymond Green and DeMarcus Cousins could all represent the United States at the 2020 Olympics.
Patrick Baumann, the FIBA general secretary and International Olympic Committee member, has passed away.
Ahead of the new NBA season, we look at some of the key milestones on the horizon for the likes of LeBron James and Stephen Curry.
The Knicks will be left with a $6.4 million annual cap hit for three seasons starting in 2019-20 after waiving center Joakim Noah.