NBA.com Miles Simon joins Luke Walton's coaching staff with Lakers 2017-06-27T20:16:59.000000000-04:00 EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- Miles Simon has joined the Los Angeles Lakers as an assistant coach. Phoenix Suns forward Jared Dudley out 3-4 months after toe surgery 2017-06-27T19:57:23.000000000-04:00 PHOENIX – Phoenix Suns forward Jared Dudley underwent a left toe ligament and bone procedure last Friday. The surgery was performed by Dr. David Porter at Methodist Sports Medicine in Indianapolis. Dudley is expected to return to full basketball activity in approximately 3-4 months. Chicago Bulls still weighing options on Rajon Rondo for next season 2017-06-27T14:28:03.000000000-04:00 CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls are not ready to say whether veteran point guard Rajon Rondo will be back for a second season. NBA, sports world reacts to Russell Westbrook winning Kia MVP 2017-06-27T11:03:53.000000000-04:00 An epic chase for the Maurice Podloff Trophy -- aka the Kia MVP Award -- came to a conclusion last night with Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook taking home the honors. He bested fellow finalists Kawhi Leonard of the San Antonio Spurs and James Harden of the Houston Rockets to claim the... Report: Jeff Van Gundy to coach U.S. Basketball World Cup qualifying team 2017-06-27T01:43:52.000000000-04:00 Former Knicks and Rockets coach Jeff Van Gundy has been selected to lead the U.S. qualifying team leading up to the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski. Russell Westbrook headlines first NBA Awards show by winning MVP 2017-06-26T23:55:01.000000000-04:00 NEW YORK (AP) -- Russell Westbrook was voted NBA MVP on Monday night after setting a record with 42 triple-doubles last season. Report: Chauncey Billups still undecided about joining Cleveland Cavaliers' front office 2017-06-26T18:55:18.000000000-04:00 CLEVELAND (AP) -- A person familiar with the situation says Chauncey Billups hasn't made a decision about joining the Cleveland Cavaliers' front office. F/C Jordan Hill waived by Minnesota Timberwolves 2017-06-26T18:15:33.000000000-04:00 MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday announced that the team has waived forward/center Jordan Hill. D'Angelo Russell arrives in Brooklyn, leaves sour stint with Los Angeles Lakers in past 2017-06-26T15:19:15.000000000-04:00 NEW YORK (AP) -- D'Angelo Russell wasn't only traded, he was insulted on the way out the door. Malcolm Brogdon, Dario Saric lead 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie first team 2017-06-26T13:46:20.000000000-04:00 NEW YORK -- Milwaukee Bucks guard Malcolm Brogdon and Philadelphia 76ers forward Dario Saric have been unanimously selected to the 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie First Team, the NBA announced today. Both players received all 100 First Team votes from a global panel of sportswriters and broadcasters.