As they aim to avoid appearing in the play-in tournament, the Lakers are set to have LeBron James back on court again.
The Dallas Mavericks are playoff bound and head coach Rick Carlisle is delighted to have avoided the play-in tournament.
After taking top billing in the Eastern Conference, Philadelphia 76ers coach Doc Rivers was keen to focus minds on a bigger prize.
The Philadelphia 76ers locked down the top seed in the east with a rout of the Orlando Magic as the Dallas Mavericks avoided the play-in.
Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons reacted as the franchise earned their first Eastern Conference title since 2001.
MLB great Alex Rodriguez and ex-Walmart executive Marc Lore are buying the NBA's Minnesota Timberwolves.
Steve Nash said Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving are poised to unite on the court on Saturday.
Frank Vogel provided an update on star Los Angeles Lakers pair LeBron James and Anthony Davis.
Giannis Antetokounmpo has learned that exuberant celebrations after slam dunks have sapped too much energy.
Giannis Antetokounmpo produced a performance not seen since Charles Barkley in the 1980s as the Milwaukee Bucks won again.