- Canada routs Cuba in the Olympic qualifying tournament Updated: Sep-02-15 11:35 pm
MEXICO CITY - Nick Stauskas and Andrew Wiggins scored 15 points each in limited action and Canada routed Cuba 101-59 on Wednesday for its first victory in the Olympic qualifying tournament.
- Milwaukee funding for new Bucks arena goes before public Updated: Aug-31-15 9:26 pm
MILWAUKEE - The public's first opportunity to formally comment on part of a $500 million funding plan to build a new Milwaukee Bucks arena attracted an overflow crowd Monday evening, with one group questioning how the city has enough money to help pay for the project but not neighborhood or school investments.
- Stephanie Ready becomes full-time female NBA game analyst Updated: Aug-27-15 6:06 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - FOX Sports Southeast has promoted Stephanie Ready to NBA game analyst covering the Charlotte Hornets.
- Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka 'Chocolate Thunder' has died Updated: Aug-27-15 4:49 pm
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.
- NBA fines Clippers $250,000 because of DeAndre Jordan pitch Updated: Aug-25-15 7:31 pm
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Clippers were fined $250,000 by the NBA on Tuesday for violating the league's rules while trying to re-sign DeAndre Jordan last month.
- Rockets re-sign point guard Jason Terry Updated: Aug-24-15 4:57 pm
HOUSTON - The Houston Rockets have re-signed point guard Jason Terry.
- Suns to induct 2-time MVP Nash into team's Ring of Honor Updated: Aug-24-15 1:15 pm
PHOENIX - The Phoenix Suns will induct Steve Nash into the franchise's Ring of Honor at halftime of their game against Portland on Oct. 30.
- Sioux Falls Skyforce to keep affiliation with Miami Heat Updated: Aug-24-15 1:15 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The NBA's Miami Heat has extended the team's partnership with the NBA Development League's Sioux Falls Skyforce through the 2016-17 season.
- Former NBA star Kirilenko hopes to rescue Russian basketball Updated: Aug-23-15 5:41 am
MOSCOW - After spending more than a decade in the NBA, former All-Star Andrei Kirilenko is taking on what may be his biggest challenge yet - rescuing basketball in his native Russia.
- Tim Duncan named NBA's top teammate Updated: Aug-19-15 5:47 pm
SAN ANTONIO - Tim Duncan has given up millions in salary to give the San Antonio Spurs the cap space needed to re-sign teammates and add players such as LaMarcus Aldridge.
- Indiana University extends apparel contract with Adidas Updated: Aug-18-15 3:06 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - Indiana University signed an apparel contract extension with Adidas on Monday in a new deal worth $53.6 million over the next eight years, according to Athletic Director Fred Glass.
- Chicago Bulls hire Toni Kukoc in advisory role Updated: Aug-17-15 1:30 pm
CHICAGO - Toni Kukoc has been hired by the Chicago Bulls as a special adviser to the team president.
- Brewers minor leaguer says he's gay; MLB lauds his courage Updated: Aug-16-15 10:58 pm
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - It had been a long day and night for David Denson, in so many ways.
- Welter, Thomas give preseason game a female flair Updated: Aug-15-15 10:18 pm
GLENDALE, Arizona - Jen Welter walked from the sideline and shook hands with the line judge for the night's game between the Cardinals and Kansas City Chiefs.
- US men's basketball looks ready for Rio after minicamp Updated: Aug-14-15 2:32 am
LAS VEGAS - While many countries are still trying to qualify for the Olympics, the U.S. is already lining up guys to play.
- NBA, referees' union reach deal on 7-year CBA Updated: Aug-13-15 8:29 pm
NEW YORK - The NBA and the National Basketball Referees Association agreed to a seven-year collective bargaining agreement Thursday, brokering the deal a year before the previous contract was set to expire.
- NBA schedule has Christmas finals rematch, more player rest Updated: Aug-12-15 6:27 pm
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.
- Some things to note from the 2015-16 NBA schedule Updated: Aug-12-15 6:19 pm
Some notes on the 2015-16 NBA schedule, released Wednesday by the league office:
- Hawks' Horford in Dominican Basketball without Borders camp Updated: Aug-12-15 12:24 pm
NEW YORK - Atlanta Hawks star Al Horford of the Dominican Republic will take part when a Basketball without Borders camp goes to his home country for the first time.
- USA Basketball expects 34 at men's minicamp Updated: Aug-06-15 3:53 pm
LeBron James, Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony are among 34 players expected next week at the U.S. men's Basketball minicamp, indicating their possible interest in chasing a third Olympic gold medal.
- NBA twins' lawyers seeking a new grand jury in assault case Updated: Aug-04-15 6:14 am
PHOENIX - Attorneys for NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris have asked a judge in Phoenix to return their clients' aggravated assault case to a grand jury.