The Boston Celtics' Jordan Crawford and Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge were named the NBA's top players for the period ending Dec. 8.
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer was fined $5,000 on Monday by the NBA for violating the league's ant-flopping rule for a second time this season.
Memphis Grizzlies forward Quincy Pondexter will be out indefinitely with a stress fracture in his right foot, the team said Monday.
Milwaukee Bucks center Zaza Pachulia has a broken right foot and will be out at least a month, the team said Monday.
Center Tiago Splitter will not be joining the San Antonio Spurs on their upcoming two-game road trip because of tightness in his left calf.