The NBA season kicks off with some fireworks on Oct. 29.
Derrick Rose News
The NBA playoffs began on Saturday, but for one player -- and potentially, one team -- the playoffs also ended on Saturday.
The first day of NBA action was not without drama. The first day of NBA action did not disappoint.
The Dallas Mavericks may have raised their NBA championship banner, but it was the Miami Heat that took home a win.
The questions surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers are not entirely justified, but that didn't help them beat Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls.
MIAMI AT DALLAS:
Kobe Bryant injured his wrist in the Lakers' first preseason game against Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and the Los Angeles Clippers, which forced him to sit out the second, and last, game of the preseason.
But Kobe says he'll be fine for the Lakers' season opener against Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls on Christmas Day.