- Mavs sign free-agent forward Jeremy Evans Updated: Jul-31-15 5:33 pm
DALLAS - The Dallas Mavericks signed free-agent forward Jeremy Evans on Friday.
- Warriors acquire Jason Thompson from 76ers for Wallace Updated: Jul-31-15 5:25 pm
- NCAA has stay granted in O'Bannon case; payments delayed Updated: Jul-31-15 5:05 pm
The NCAA was given a respite Friday when the 9th U.S. Circuit Court delayed the implementation of possible payments to athletes for the use of their names, images and likenesses.
- Lieberman hired by Kings as NBA's second female assistant Updated: Jul-31-15 4:18 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - New Sacramento Kings assistant Nancy Lieberman recalls a conversation with Pat Riley a couple of years back when she explained to the Miami Heat executive how much she wanted to keep coaching at basketball's highest level.
- NBA in Africa: Visiting Mandela's house and planning safaris Updated: Jul-31-15 1:36 pm
JOHANNESBURG - Chris Paul keeps waking up in his hotel at 3 a.m. because of jet-lag and is wiped, though it hasn't stopped him getting out and visiting the house where Nelson Mandela lived.
- North Dakota town of Ray dealing with a year of tragedy Updated: Jul-31-15 1:07 pm
RAY, North Dakota - The sanctuary inside Ray Lutheran Church was packed Tuesday morning as family, friends and a community gathered to bid farewell to a teenager who lost his life in a tragic accident last week.
- Pittsburgh extends McConnell-Serio's contract through 2021 Updated: Jul-31-15 1:00 pm
PITTSBURGH - Pittsburgh and women's basketball coach Suzie McConnell-Serio have reached an agreement on a new contract that will run through the 2020-21 season.
- Thunder sign forward Josh Huestis Updated: Jul-31-15 9:36 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma City Thunder have signed forward Josh Huestis.
- Mavericks sign 7-2 Tunisian center Salah Mejri Updated: Jul-30-15 11:27 pm
DALLAS - The Mavericks have signed Tunisian center Salah Mejri from Real Madrid in the Spanish League.
- Hawks F Mike Scott arrested on drug charges in NE Georgia Updated: Jul-30-15 10:46 pm
ATLANTA - Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott has been arrested on drug charges.
- Mercury close on 19-5 spurt to beat Shock 78-66 Updated: Jul-30-15 10:34 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - DeWanna Bonner had 24 points and nine rebounds, Candice Dupree scored 20 and the Phoenix Mercury beat Tulsa 78-66 on Thursday night in the Shock's first game since their Dallas relocation announcement.
- Suns make series of coaching, front-office moves Updated: Jul-30-15 9:27 pm
PHOENIX - The Phoenix Suns have added Nate Bjorkgren and former NBA players Earl Watson and Corey Gaines to Jeff Hornacek's coaching staff and shifted Mark West from the bench back to the front office as vice president of player relations.
- Knicks sign 1st-round picks Porzingis, Grant Updated: Jul-30-15 8:48 pm
NEW YORK - The New York Knicks have signed first-round draft picks Kristaps Porzingis and Jerian Grant.
- No matter the question, Urban Meyer always has the answer Updated: Jul-30-15 7:24 pm
CHICAGO - Urban Meyer has always had an answer for everything the coaching profession has thrown at him. Nothing in his straight-ahead glare this morning suggested that had changed.
- Hawks coach enjoying time in Africa after hectic summer Updated: Jul-30-15 6:04 pm
ATLANTA - After a hectic start to the summer, Mike Budenholzer is doing important work in Africa while relishing some quality time with his wife and kids.
- Jazz PG Trey Burke: "I'm as hungry as I've ever been" Updated: Jul-30-15 5:10 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Trey Burke has enjoyed adding stamps to his passport this summer, but that doesn't mean he's been relaxing.
- Indictment against ex-coach dismissed in eastern Kentucky Updated: Jul-30-15 4:04 pm
HARLAN, Kentucky - An eastern Kentucky judge has dismissed an indictment that was brought last fall against a former Harlan County High School basketball coach.
- South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson returns with more US gold Updated: Jul-30-15 3:05 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Another summer, another international title for Southeastern Conference freshman of the year A'ja Wilson.
- Arkansas State announces nonconference basketball schedule Updated: Jul-30-15 2:57 pm
JONESBORO, Arkansas - Arkansas State has announced its nonconference schedule for the coming season with games against Missouri, Baylor and Oregon - plus three games against in-state rivals Lyon College, Arkansas-Monticello and Central Arkansas.
- Iowa Energy hire Nicki Gross as assistant coach Updated: Jul-30-15 12:42 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Nicki Gross has been named an assistant coach with the Iowa Energy, making her the only female to fill that role in the NBA D-League.
- Commissioner: NBA relationship with players 'best' in sports Updated: Jul-30-15 12:40 pm
JOHANNESBURG - With a multi-billion dollar new broadcast rights deal set to kick in from the 2016-17 season, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says "it's a very good time" for the league right now and, he stressed on Thursday, the players, too.
- NBA in Africa? 'Stay tuned' for regular-season game Updated: Jul-30-15 11:53 am
JOHANNESBURG - The NBA is in Africa for an exhibition, and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver expects more important games to come.
- Salesman sentenced for defrauding NBA legend Dr. J, others Updated: Jul-30-15 11:46 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - A luxury car salesman has been sentenced to 80 months in federal prison for defrauding former NBA player Julius "Dr. J" Erving and others.
- Iowa-Iowa State game moved to Dec. 10 for TV coverage Updated: Jul-30-15 11:28 am
AMES, Iowa - Officials in Ames say the Iowa-Iowa State men's basketball game has been rescheduled to accommodate national television coverage.
- Agent: Timberwolves agree to terms with Andre Miller Updated: Jul-29-15 11:48 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The Professor will be holding office hours in Minnesota next season.