ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) In the building Dwight Howard's exploits helped build it's hard to find even the smallest remnant of the former Orlando center these days.
DALLAS (AP) New Orleans guard Austin Rivers said he expects to be ready for the start of the regular season after the Hornets rookie sprained his right ankle in a preseason game Monday night.
DALLAS (AP) O.J. Mayo scored 13 points, rookie Jae Crowder added 12 and the Dallas Mavericks beat the New Orleans Hornets 87-74 on Monday night.
NEW YORK (AP) NBA general managers are predicting the Miami Heat to repeat as NBA champions and LeBron James to win another MVP award.