Monday is Dirk Nowitzki’s 39th birthday, but the Dallas Mavericks big man does not need reminding of it.The NBA’s official Twitter account tried, though, and was promptly smacked down by the man himself. (read more)

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The Boston Celtics are the hottest team in basketball right now and have the best record in the NBA, but head coach Brad Stevens is still far from satisfied.With the Celtics winners of their last 14 consecutive games after starting the season 0-2, Stevens downplayed the streak at morning shootaround Saturday. (read more)


At least one of Lonzo Ball’s Lakers teammates appears to think his handling of Friday night’s altercation with the Phoenix Suns was a little less than ideal.Lakers coach Luke Walton said Saturday that one of his players spoke to Ball about the incident but did not say who, per Shahan Ahmed of NBA LA. (read more)


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