Indiana Pacers guard D.J. Augustin passes the basketball to centre Roy Hibbert around New York Knicks centre Amar'e Stoudemire while Knicks guards Jason Kidd and J.R. Smith watch the play during the first half of their NBA Eastern Conference second round playoff game in Indianapolis, Indiana May 18, 2013.
Kansas' Ben McLemore dunks against Western Kentucky during their second round game of this year's NCAA tournament in Kansas City.
The Charlotte Bobcats have begun the process of changing the team name to the Hornets , according to CBS Sports .
Point guard George Hill is out with a concussion, NBA rules requiring him to pass a concussion test before he can play again.
Strengths : He can shoot. That's about it. But that's obviously still a valuable NBA skill, so a tip of the cap to The Scottish Terrier .
CHICAGO Former N.C. State forward C.J. Leslie knows he needs to make a big impression on NBA executives between now and late June to be a first-round pick.
It wadn't pretty. It wadn't smooth. But damnit was it timely. Melo once again had his fill of Paul George's meat-hooks, but buried enough jumpers - clean and contested alike - to keep the lead safe.
Summer classes started at Duke on Wednesday, and one notable former star was back in the classroom, continuing toward his degree.
DEERFIELD – The next time he suits up for a game, there's a good chance Derrick Rose will actually be in a uniform and not in a jacket and slacks.
The team said Hill suffered a concussion in Game 4 Tuesday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
However, it won't be easy as they have to travel to the frenzied Oracle Arena in Oakland.
For instance, when the Charlotte Bobcats select a player, it's hard not to assume the worst.
That was a pretty minor play in this game - in the fourth quarter the Heat were on a fast break and, as they have done all series long, the Bulls tried to go with the "Euro foul" out at midcourt before the play developed to break it up.
Each year HOOPSWORLD puts together a team of writers to look at the NBA Draft. The idea here is to illustrate how differently writers from various NBA markets see the 2013 NBA Draft.
May 15, 2013; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Heat small forward LeBron James is pressured by Chicago Bulls small forward Jimmy Butler during the first half in game five of the second round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena.