- US women's team beats Dike Naples 86-50 Updated: Oct-08-15 6:39 pm
NAPLES, Italy - Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner scored 15 points and the U.S. women's team beat Dike Naples 86-50 on Thursday night in the third game of the Americans' European tour.
- Cameron Carter-Vickers shines on soccer field for US Updated: Oct-06-15 2:03 am
COMMERCE CITY, Colorado - His father had an accurate shot. So does United States defender Cameron Carter-Vickers.
- China beats Philippines 78-67 to win FIBA Asia title Updated: Oct-03-15 12:57 pm
CHANGSHA, China - Yi Jianlian combined with youngsters Guo Ailun and Zhou Qi to lead China to a 78-67 win over the Philippines in the FIBA Asia basketball final on Saturday, helping the host nation secure an Olympic slot and finish the continental tournament unbeaten.
- Wiggins headlines NBA's annual preseason Canada Series Updated: Oct-02-15 5:10 pm
The Toronto Raptors and their passionate fans will kick off the NBA's Canada Series of preseason games in Vancouver on Sunday against Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers.
- US women's basketball team to train in Europe Updated: Sep-30-15 11:10 am
Fresh off their WNBA seasons, Elena Delle Donne, Candace Parker and Sue Bird will lead a group of U.S. basketball players to Europe to train in preparation for next year's Olympics.
- USA Basketball suspends Griner for start of training camp Updated: Sep-29-15 11:16 pm
Brittney Griner will be missing some of USA Basketball's European training camp this week after she was suspended by the organization.
- Coming home: Raptors sign Canadian forward Anthony Bennett Updated: Sep-28-15 4:39 pm
TORONTO - Anthony Bennett signed with the Toronto Raptors on Monday, and the Canadian forward is looking toward a new start in his hometown.
- USOC extends CEO's contract through 2021 with option to 2024 Updated: Sep-25-15 8:45 pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - In the U.S. Olympic Committee's version of a perfect world, CEO Scott Blackmun will help the Americans bring the curtain down on the Los Angeles Olympics in 2024.
- China to indict FIBA official Xiao Tian Updated: Sep-24-15 5:39 am
BEIJING - A senior Chinese sports official who also is a vice president of basketball's international body FIBA will face criminal indictment in China after he was stripped of membership of China's ruling party and all official duties.
- Spain beats Lithuania 80-63 to take Eurobasket title Updated: Sep-20-15 4:35 pm
LILLE, France - Tournament MVP Pau Gasol had a double-double as Spain cruised past Lithuania 80-63 Sunday to regain the European basketball championship title.
- Canada's talented group is aiming at Rio 2016 Updated: Sep-10-15 5:00 pm
MEXICO CITY - Canada is in position to secure a berth to its first Olympic basketball tournament since Sydney 2000, with Andrew Wiggins leading a young team that has been too much to handle in the qualifiers and is aiming to be a surprise in Rio 2016.
- Ex-WNBA player Johnson named Coker women's basketball coach Updated: Sep-10-15 12:58 pm
HARTSVILLE, South Carolina - Former WNBA all-star and Olympic gold medalist Shannon Johnson was named head women's basketball coach at Coker College.