The speculation about Kobe Bryant's future is no more. He finally brought himself to admit the obvious Sunday: This season, his 20th in the NBA with the Los Angeles Lakers, will be his last.
The NBA this week announced significant changes to conference playoff seeding. When it comes to the draft lottery process, don't expect any adjustments in the near future.
Division races aren't the end all, be all in the NBA. Conference seeding is where it's at. However, division winners are guaranteed no less than the No. 4 seed.
Becky Hammon became the first female head coach in the NBA Summer League, then led her young Spurs team to a championship win in Las Vegas.
Following the NBA's Board of Governors meeting Tuesday, commissioner Adam Silver raised eyebrows when he said that "a significant number of teams" are not profitable.