OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers made an impromptu visit to Steve Kerr's office last week and couldn't stop staring at the walls.
CHICAGO | When you're being paid a king's ransom and have played in only 49 games since 2010-11, forgive fans if they have serious doubts about your future effectiveness.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Doc Rivers loves nothing more than talking basketball. And with the scandal involving former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling beginning to fade into the background, Rivers welcomes returning the focus squarely to …
CHICAGO | Big auditions have left many in tears when that official list of cast members is tacked onto the stage door.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets are moving forward for now without Jeffery Taylor, the latest in a growing list of professional athletes arrested on domestic violence charges.
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers coach David Blatt got right to business Saturday in his first NBA practice after two decades working overseas.
MIAMI (AP) — Earlier this month, it just so happened that Josh McRoberts, Danny Granger and Luol Deng all had spots on the same side of the Miami Heat locker room.
Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor will not participate in any team-related activities during an NBA investigation into his arrest on domestic assault charges, the team announced Friday.
ATLANTA (AP) — While the NFL was rightfully being hammered over turning a blind eye to domestic violence, the NBA got a bit of a pass on its latest brouhaha.
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James threw his right arm around Kevin Love and rested the other on Kyrie Irving's shoulder.
MIAMI (AP) — Luol Deng said Friday that he forgives Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry for making racially charged remarks about him, and hopes the two will work together to draw some sort of positive solution to the matter.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Paul George is getting back on his feet.
While the U.S. women's basketball team is a heavy favorite to win another gold medal at the world championship, the Americans have shown some unusual vulnerability.
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — The Qatari women's basketball team withdrew from the Asian Games in protest against international rules that ban players from wearing Muslim headscarves in competition.
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Before all the attention generated by the Qatari women's team withdrawing from the Asian Games basketball competition due to a ban on head coverings in competition, the Indian men's team faced a similar predicament.
PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns and point guard Eric Bledsoe have reached agreement on a five-year, $70 million contract, capping a long, sometimes-tense negotiation to keep him in the desert.
The unselfishness, the ball movement, the cohesion, the stability.
Sue Bird is in a class by herself.
Sue Bird is in a class by herself.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Former NBA guard Rex Chapman has been arrested for allegedly shoplifting $14,000 worth of merchandise from an Apple store in Scottsdale and then selling the items at a pawn shop.
CHICAGO | The Bulls have signed former Orlando Magic guard E'Twaun Moore, the team announced Thursday.
MADRID | With golden confetti raining on their heads and "Party in the U.S.A" ringing in their ears, it must have been hard for the U.S. basketball players to hear anything.
MADRID | After a difficult summer, the Basketball World Cup has been pretty easy for the U.S.
CHAMPAIGN | Illinois starting point guard Tracy Abrams is out for the season with an anterior cruciate ligament tear, coach Jon Groce confirmed Thursday.
VALPARAISO | The college basketball season doesn’t begin for another two months, yet the Valparaiso men’s basketball team has already suffered their first significant loss of the year.
After dominating the Sky in the first two games of the WNBA Finals, Diana Taurasi and her Phoenix Mercury know that closing out the series won't be as easy.
PHOENIX | Brittney Griner shook off two blows to the face to finish with 19 points, Diana Taurasi added 18 and the Mercury made it two straight routs in the WNBA Finals with a 97-68 win over the Sky on Tuesday night.
PHOENIX | Brittney Griner swatted away just about everything within reach in the first quarter, setting the stage for a Phoenix rout.
This is a great job, don't get me wrong.
ATLANTA | Despite trailing by 17 early in the fourth quarter, the Chicago Sky weren't ready to give up on their season. Instead, they kept their focus and pulled off the biggest fourth-quarter comeback in WNBA playoff history.
ROSEMONT | Angel McCoughtry scored a career-high 39 points, and the Atlanta Dream beat the Sky 92-83 on Sunday night to even their WNBA playoff series at one game apiece.
CLEVELAND | Olympic champions together, Kevin Love and LeBron James spent the last 30 days waiting to become teammates again.
A look at the four first-round series in the WNBA playoffs, which start today:
MERRILLVILLE | When Glen "Red" Heffernan came to Midwest Elite Preparatory Academy last year to coach its post-graduate men's basketball team, he had at least one thing going for him.
ROSEMONT | Danielle Adams led a balanced offense with 18 points and 11 rebounds, and the San Antonio Stars beat the Sky 84-72 in the regular-season finale for both teams Sunday.
INDIANAPOLIS | Paul George beat the odds to become an NBA star. He'll have to do it all over again to play next season.
The dream seemed to be over. Crown Point senior forward Bret Barclay ended his final prep basketball season with the Bulldogs in March. The future seemed unclear.
LOS ANGELES | The Clippers moved on from months of ugliness Tuesday, with Steve Ballmer officially becoming the team's new owner in a record $2 billion sale that ousted Donald Sterling as the NBA's longest-tenured owner.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Pacers expect Paul George to make a full recovery from the compound fracture in his right leg. They're just not expecting that to happen this season.
ROSEMONT, Ill. | Allie Quigley scored 17 points and the Sky prevented the Atlanta Dream from clinching the top seed in the Eastern Conference with an 80-69 victory on Sunday night.
CHICAGO | Jay Harris took a break from a family vacation in Las Vegas earlier this week to reflect on a journey that has covered five years and three colleges.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. | Alonzo Mourning first thanked all of the usual people when he was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame: His coaches, his teachers, and the foster mother who raised him.
AKRON, Ohio | LeBron James is home and he's not leaving again.
VALPARAISO | Bryce Drew went back to a familiar place in more ways than one in order to fill Valparaiso’s last remaining scholarship.
For all of his malapropisms and unintended comedic statements, Yogi Berra is credited for these words of wisdom.
Calumet City native Ron Loneski loved to compete, was absolutely obsessed with it.
With a little under a month left in the WNBA regular season, the scramble for the playoffs is underway.
MINNEAPOLIS | The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with Valparaiso High School and Purdue graduate Robbie Hummel.
INDIANAPOLIS | Last week, the Pacers lost Lance Stephenson.
The Bulls have made some big changes this summer as they try to beef up their roster and make a run at the Eastern Conference crown.
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