Pelicans allow hilariously easy Ben Simmons dunk

Ben Simmons has yet to make a 3-point shot this season – he hasn’t even attempted a 3 that wasn’t a beyond-halfcourt heave. So, it was understandable when the Pelicans decided to give Simmons space around the 3-point arc on Sunday. The rest of the possession just didn’t make any sense. After

Why Mark Cuban still believes Mavs have ‘come a long way’ despite record

“The way this season is, so many teams are competing,” Cuban said. “We get on one run and we’re right there. We beat some good teams handily. It’s not like we’re getting blown out by 20 points every game. “Last year, we went into it with Bogut and D-Will thinking we were competing for a playoff

No lie: Jayson Tatum is an elite shooter from beyond the arc

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Celtics since 2007 Emmy award-winning videographer Joined in 2009 Follow on Twitter DETROIT — Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy wasn’t necessarily surprised to see the Boston Celtics move down in the NBA draft and nab Jayson Tatum