- NBA draft returning to Brooklyn's Barclays Center Updated: May-18-16 10:21 pm
NEW YORK - The NBA says next month's draft will return to Barclays Center in Brooklyn for the fourth straight year.
- 76ers win NBA draft lottery, Lakers stay at No. 2, keep pick Updated: May-17-16 10:26 pm
NEW YORK - The Philadelphia 76ers have lost big for three years, when they appeared to value draft picks more than players.
- Russian media resignations follow increased pressure Updated: May-13-16 5:09 pm
MOSCOW - Once a rather stolid operation focused on business news, the RBC group in recent years had become a standout among Russia's constricting field of independent news media. Then came stories that the Kremlin and President Vladimir Putin may have found far too revealing.
- Russia bans 24 basketball players in gambling case Updated: May-13-16 8:20 am
MOSCOW - The Russian Basketball Federation says it has banned 24 players from 11 clubs as part of an investigation into gambling.
- Celtics' president Ainge embracing expectation-filled summer Updated: May-04-16 4:58 pm
BOSTON - During his tenure as Celtics president, Danny Ainge has developed a reputation as deal maker that pounces on opportunities.
- Optimism high as Celtics enter a likely active offseason Updated: Apr-29-16 5:59 pm
BOSTON - The emergence of an All-Star and lots of victories made the Celtics one of the biggest surprises in the NBA this season.