- NBA player returns to Ames for holiday parade Updated: Jul-03-15 7:56 am
AMES, Iowa - An Ames native and member of the NBA champion Golden State Warriors is serving as grand marshal for his hometown's Fourth of July parade.
- AP source: Matthews, Mavs reach agreement on 4-year contract Updated: Jul-03-15 1:35 am
DALLAS - Free agent guard Wesley Matthews and the Mavericks have agreed on a four-year deal with financial terms that will depend on whether center DeAndre Jordan decides to join him in Dallas.
- AP Source: Suns send 3 to Detroit for pick Updated: Jul-03-15 1:35 am
- Brittney Griner leads Mercury to 86-55 rout over Shock Updated: Jul-03-15 1:32 am
- Ogwumike scores 27, Los Angeles gets 1st win of season Updated: Jul-03-15 1:29 am
LOS ANGELES - Nneka Ogwumike scored 27 points, Jantel Lavender had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Los Angeles beat the San Antonio Stars 86-81 on Thursday night to snap the Sparks' team-record seven-game losing streak.
- AP Source: Blazers reach 5-year $120M-plus deal with Lillard Updated: Jul-03-15 12:50 am
When Damian Lillard agreed to a new maximum contract extension with the Trail Blazers on Thursday, it may have been the beginning of a changing of the guard in Portland.
- Johnson's double-double sparks Fever over Mystics, 73-50 Updated: Jul-02-15 10:33 pm
- AP Interview: Wade chooses to stay with Heat Updated: Jul-02-15 10:25 pm
MIAMI - After 12 years with the Miami Heat, Dwyane Wade needed a reminder of how much the franchise valued him.
- AP source: Wizards agree to acquire Bucks' Dudley for pick Updated: Jul-02-15 10:24 pm
- Quigley rallies Sky to 77-74 win over Sun Updated: Jul-02-15 9:51 pm
UNCASVILLE, Connecticut - Elena Delle Donne didn't care about her free throw streak ending or her lack of points, she was just happy her team came away with a victory.
- Diggins and Delle Donne lead WNBA All-Star voting Updated: Jul-02-15 9:41 pm
NEW YORK - Skylar Diggins of the Tulsa Shock and Elena Delle Donne of the Chicago Sky lead their respective conferences in early returns for WNBA All-Star balloting Thursday.
- Timberwolves to host open scrimmage on July 8 Updated: Jul-02-15 9:00 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Timberwolves will host an open scrimmage at Target Center next week.
- First-round pick Kaminsky signs contract with Hornets Updated: Jul-02-15 8:50 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - First-round draft pick Frank Kaminsky has signed a contract with the Charlotte Hornets.
- Vasquez embracing fresh start with Bucks Updated: Jul-02-15 7:12 pm
ST. FRANCIS, Wisconsin - Greivis Vasquez always thought he might end up in Milwaukee. It just took a little longer than he anticipated.
- Spurs' Tim Duncan tells paper: 'I'll be back on the court' Updated: Jul-02-15 7:11 pm
SAN ANTONIO - Tim Duncan is returning to San Antonio for a 19th season.
- Cavs center Mozgov has arthroscopic knee surgery Updated: Jul-02-15 6:55 pm
CLEVELAND - Cleveland Cavaliers center Timofey Mozgov has undergone successful right knee arthroscopic surgery and the team says he'll be out about six weeks.
- Bucks land free agent big man Greg Monroe Updated: Jul-02-15 6:39 pm
As one of the most coveted big men on the free agent market, Greg Monroe had his choice of destinations.
- Indiana's $44 million deal is perfect fit for Monta Ellis Updated: Jul-02-15 6:38 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana Pacers got the shooting guard they coveted.
- AP Source: Heat now among clubs meeting with Aldridge Updated: Jul-02-15 6:26 pm
MIAMI - A person with knowledge of the negotiations says LaMarcus Aldridge and the Miami Heat have spoken about his future plans, and that a formal conversation is scheduled for Thursday night.
- Agent: Ed Davis agrees to 3-year, $20M deal with Blazers Updated: Jul-02-15 5:21 pm
Ed Davis is leaving Los Angeles for the Portland Trail Blazers. Now, like most of the rest of the league, he's waiting for LaMarcus Aldridge to make a decision and determine just how big Davis' role will be in his new home.
- Magic taking slow approach with 5th overall pick Hezonja Updated: Jul-02-15 4:27 pm
ORLANDO, Florida - If Orlando Magic draft pick Mario Hezonja had it his way he'd hop headfirst into the NBA fire.
- Warriors make moves in front office, new training program Updated: Jul-02-15 3:36 pm
OAKLAND, California - The Golden State Warriors have promoted Larry Harris to director of player personnel and hired Lachlan Penfold as head of physical performance and sports medicine.
- AP source: Pelicans, Asik agree on 5-year contract Updated: Jul-02-15 12:15 pm
NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans Pelicans and center Omer Asik have agreed on a five-year contract worth a minimum of $44 million and rising up to $58 million if incentives and benchmarks are met, said a person familiar with the negotiations.
- AP source: Arron Afflalo, Knicks agree on 2-year deal Updated: Jul-02-15 9:48 am
NEW YORK - Arron Afflalo is about to team up with Carmelo Anthony again.
- AP Source: Kings trade Stauskas, Thompson, Landry to 76ers Updated: Jul-02-15 1:27 am