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Friday, Aug 8, 2014

Mourning recalls long journey to induction

David Stern’s induction capped a festive night at Symphony Hall in downtown Springfield, across the highway from the museum that commemorates the city’s claim as the sport’s birthplace.
By Jimmy Golen

Sterling files appeal to block sale of Clippers

LOS ANGELES - Deposed Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling asked an appellate court Friday to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.

Thursday, Aug 7, 2014

Cavs, Wolves agree to trade involving Love, Wiggins

LeBron James and Kevin Love won Olympic gold medals together. They're about to team up again, this time to try and end Cleveland's 50-year championship drought.

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014

U.S. cuts basketball roster to 16

The United States has 16 players left in their roster pool for the World Cup of Basketball tournament after cutting three Tuesday.
By Brian Mahoney

Monday, Aug 4, 2014

Stern set to enter Hall of Fame

David Stern will be enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, part of a 2014 class that includes former players Alonzo Mourning and Mitch Richmond.
By Brian Mahoney

Saturday, Aug 2, 2014

Pacers' George could miss a year

Indiana Pacers star Paul George could miss nine to 12 months to completely recover from his right leg injury.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Bucks sign Bayless

MILWAUKEE - Free agent Jerryd Bayless signed with the Milwaukee Bucks in large part because of coach Jason Kidd.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Scott doesn't see Lakers' return to contention as 'long process'

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - Byron Scott was a key component of the Los Angeles Lakers' Showtime teams, a smooth shooting guard with sizzling competitive fire. He believes his purple-and-gold championship ...
By Greg Beacham

Suns forward facing charge of 'extreme' DUI

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Phoenix forward P.J. Tucker was charged with 'extreme drunken driving' two months before he signed a three-year, $16.5 million contract - $12.7 million guaranteed - with the Suns.

Woman selected to lead players union

Washington trial lawyer Michele Roberts has been chosen as the new executive director of the NBA Players Association.

Monday, July 28, 2014

Judge OKs record sale of Clippers

LOS ANGELES - Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.
By Brian Melley

Hawks draft pick likely headed back to Spain

Edy Tavares, a second-round draft pick of the Atlanta Hawks, will "very likely" return to Spain for another ACB League season, according to a person familiar with situation.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Mavericks' Felton pleads guilty in gun case

NEW YORK - Dallas Mavericks point guard Raymond Felton pleaded guilty Wednesday in a New York gun case, taking a plea deal that involved admitting a felony but spares him jail.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Cavs to sign Andrew Wiggins to contract

CLEVELAND - Andrew Wiggins will sign his rookie contract with the Cavaliers. It's still not clear if he'll play for them.

Clippers CEO says coach will quit if Sterling stays

LOS ANGELES - The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner.

Monday, July 21, 2014

CFO says sale of Clippers is needed to settle Sterling's debts

The chief financial officer of Donald Sterling's properties says the billionaire might be forced to sell a large portion of his real estate empire to cover $500 million in loans.

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Wiggins' week in Las Vegas is eventful

Andrew Wiggins got a little of everything out of a week in Las Vegas.

Friday, July 18, 2014

James undecided on jersey No. 6 or 23

LeBron James takes to social media to decide what number to wear with Cavaliers

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Stephenson agrees to deal with Hornets

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Lance Stephenson has found a new home. The controversial free-agent shooting guard has agreed to a $27 million, three-year deal with the Charlotte Hornets.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Wade to remain with Heat

Dwyane Wade is staying with the Heat, and his latest deal is designed to give both the player and the only franchise he's ever known some flexibility in the coming years.

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