Thursday, Aug 27, 2015

Ex-NBA star Dawkins dies

Darryl Dawkins, whose board-shattering dunks earned him the moniker "Chocolate Thunder" and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He was 58.
By Tim Reynolds

Saturday, Aug 15, 2015

USA Basketball looking to build foundation for future

LAS VEGAS - While many countries are still trying to qualify for the Olympics, the U.S. is already lining up guys to play. Not just next summer, but potentially five summers down the line.
By Brian Mahoney

Wednesday, Aug 12, 2015

New NBA schedule features more rest

The Golden State Warriors will see an old friend on opening night and LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in an NBA Finals rematch on Christmas, two of the highlight games of their title defense.
By Brian Mahoney

Tuesday, Aug 11, 2015

Timberwolves president Saunders diagnosed with cancer

Minnesota Timberwolves president and coach Flip Saunders says he is being treated for cancer.

Saturday, Aug 1, 2015

NBA holds exhibition game in Africa

JOHANNESBURG - The NBA put on a show in its first exhibition game in Africa on Saturday - starting with a dunk straight from the tip-off by Luc Mbah a Moute.
By Gerald Imray

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Hawks coach enjoys break from busy summer

ATLANTA - After a hectic start to the summer, Mike Budenholzer is doing important work in Africa while relishing some quality time with his wife and kids. The Hawks coach will never say his work ...
By Paul Newberry

Monday, July 27, 2015

Dream send De Souza to Sky as part of 3-team deal

The Chicago Sky traded center Sylvia Fowles to the Minnesota Lynx and acquired Erika De Souza from Atlanta on Monday.

Friday, July 24, 2015

Hawks sign pair from summer league team

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks have signed swingmen Lamar Patterson and Terran Petteway after their impressive performances in the Las Vegas Summer League.

Friday, July 17, 2015

Thomas' presence is felt with Liberty

Two months into the season and Isiah Thomas already has left a mark on the New York Liberty, on and off the court.
By Doug Feinberg

Monday, July 13, 2015

Lin looking for stability with Hornets

Point guard Jeremy Lin is in search of some stability with the Charlotte Hornets.

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Cuban isn't accepting Jordan's apology

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban apparently isn't accepting DeAndre Jordan's apology for reneging on a deal to sign with Dallas in free agency.

Thursday, July 9, 2015

James agrees to new two-year deal with Cavs

Just shy of the one-year anniversary of his celebrated homecoming, LeBron James told the Cavaliers he's staying put.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Clippers trying to keep Jordan

The Los Angeles Clippers are making a last-ditch push to keep free agent center DeAndre Jordan from joining the Dallas Mavericks.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Garnett to return for 21st season

Only two players in NBA history have made it to season No. 21 in their careers. Kevin Garnett is about to become the third.

Monday, July 6, 2015

Ginobili to return to Spurs

Manu Ginobili says he is returning to the San Antonio Spurs for a 14th season.

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Aldridge to return home, play for Spurs

Ending a frantic few days of courtship, LaMarcus Aldridge announced Saturday that he will sign with San Antonio

Friday, July 3, 2015

Jordan picks Mavericks over Clippers

DeAndre Jordan has chosen the Mavericks over the Los Angeles Clippers in what turned into a tense boom-or-bust wait for Dallas in pursuit of the free-agent center.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Wade to return to Heat

In the end, Dwyane Wade decided to go short with the years and long on the cash.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Love, Cavaliers come to terms

After all the speculation and intrigue surrounding Kevin Love's foray into the free agent market, the star power forward ended up right where he said he would all along - in Cleveland.

Monday, June 29, 2015

Heat's Wade opts out of his contract

MIAMI - Dwyane Wade has decided to forgo a $16.1 million deal with the Miami Heat for next season and become a free agent.

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GRU monkey death raises questions

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