Customise ESPN

The dissolution of James Harden and the Rockets, in their own words

Here's how the NBA's wildest small-ball experiment quickly morphed into this season's must-watch drama.

Cato Cataldo/NBAE via Getty Images

Harden on why he has nothing but love for the city of Houston

2:46

TOP HEADLINES

LET'S MAKE SOME DEALS

Five big trades we want to see at the 2021 NBA trade deadline

A quiet trade deadline? Not if our insiders were running things. Here are the moves we think NBA teams should make this month.

Bill Streicher/USA TODAY

'SOMETHING YOU HAVE TO THINK ABOUT'

Could the Nuggets trade Jamal Murray? Paul Pierce thinks so

2:17

NBA ON ESPN

WEDNESDAY DOUBLEHEADER

Best bets for Wednesday's NBA games

Will the Pelicans get revenge against the Bulls? Can Golden State get over an ugly loss to the Lakers? Here are our best bets from Wednesday's NBA slate.

Ronald Cortes/Getty Images

'THE FIRST DOMINO TO FALL'

E60 PRESENTS, SUNDAY, 11:30 A.M. ET, ESPN

Man in the Middle: The Rudy Gobert Story trailer

1:24

NBA SCOREBOARD

Customise ESPN

Basketball: A Love Story

  • Basketball: A Love Story
  • Stream the entire series on ESPN+

    Director Dan Klores creates a vibrant mosaic of basketball by exploring the complex nature of love as it relates to the game. Stream 62 short stories on the NBA, ABA, college hoops, the women's game, international basketball, and socio-cultural issues told by 165 legends.