Though the NBA Defensive Player of the Year award has been around since 1983 (32 seasons), the award has been won by just 19 players.
The Los Angeles Lakers will get their turn with free agent Carmelo Anthony on Thursday.
Just as members of the Bulls -- Joakim Noah, Derrick Rose and Taj Gibson -- were part of the presentation the front office gave to Carmelo Anthony on Tuesday, the Rockets did the same Wednesday.
If anything can be learned from Tuesday night’s draft lottery, it’s that tanking doesn’t pay off.
On each of the first two nights of the 2014 NBA playoffs, a call was made by an official that was deemed incorrect the follow day by the NBA.