- 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.
- Philadelphia 76ers owner donates $3.5M to local nonprofit Updated: Aug-27-15 2:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA - The owner of the Philadelphia 76ers has pledged a $3.5 million donation to the Philadelphia Police Athletic League - the largest amount ever recorded by the nonprofit youth group.
- Former Kentucky standout Lou Tsioropoulos dies at 84 Updated: Aug-26-15 10:27 pm
LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Lou Tsioropoulos, a member of Kentucky's 1951 NCAA national championship team and the unbeaten '53-54 squad who went on to win two NBA titles with the Boston Celtics, has died. He was 84.
- Raptors sign 7-foot Jonas Valanciunas to $64M extension Updated: Aug-20-15 6:15 pm
Jonas Valanciunas has been the big man in the middle of the Toronto Raptors' rise for the last three seasons.
- 76ers center Embiid to miss season following foot surgery Updated: Aug-19-15 5:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Joel Embiid will have to wait at least one more season to start his NBA career.
- Los Angeles Lakers sign F Jonathan Holmes to multiyear deal Updated: Aug-13-15 2:41 pm
EL SEGUNDO, California - Undrafted rookie forward Jonathan Holmes has agreed to a multiyear deal with the Los Angeles Lakers.
- Celtics release guard-forward Zoran Dragic Updated: Aug-10-15 5:12 pm
BOSTON - The Boston Celtics have waived Zoran Dragic.
- Knicks sign guards Sasha Vujacic, Thanasis Antetokounmpo Updated: Aug-07-15 3:24 pm
NEW YORK - The New York Knicks have signed guards Sasha Vujacic and Thanasis Antetokounmpo.
- Warriors welcome new center/forward Thompson after trade Updated: Aug-06-15 7:44 pm
OAKLAND, California - Jason Thompson stepped off the elevator with his parents to a grand Golden State welcome, featuring some 50 cheering Warriors employees who are ready to watch him contribute to the defending NBA champions.
- Knicks sign forward/center Kevin Seraphin Updated: Aug-06-15 3:37 pm
- Monmouth County gun buyback nets 428 firearms to authorities Updated: Aug-04-15 5:20 am
FREEHOLD, New Jersey - Officials say Monmouth County's gun buyback program yielded 428 guns to authorities after a two-day effort to reduce the number of weapons on the street with no questions asked.
- Drake unveils new Raptors uniforms during a Toronto concert Updated: Aug-04-15 12:10 am
TORONTO - Rapper Drake took the wraps off new uniforms for the Toronto Raptors on Monday night.