- Kin of Saints, Pelicans owner testify in competency case Updated: Jun-02-15 8:56 pm
NEW ORLEANS - A lawyer for the estranged heirs of Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson described the tone in the courtroom as "somber" and "emotional" as his clients began testifying about their patriarch's mental state.
- Warriors will rely on versatility, depth to defend LeBron Updated: Jun-02-15 8:38 pm
OAKLAND, California - LeBron James believes there is nobody in the world that can stop him. He is too strong, too fast, too skilled.
- Kings F Carl Landry has surgery on right wrist Updated: Jun-02-15 7:27 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - Sacramento Kings forward Carl Landry had surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right wrist.
- Kansas lands touted swingman Lagerald Vick for 2015 class Updated: Jun-02-15 6:16 pm
LAWRENCE, Kansas - Prized prospect Lagerald Vick, a 6-foot-5 shooting guard, has reclassified for the 2015 class and signed a grant-in-aid agreement to play basketball for Kansas.
- Warriors All-Star G Klay Thompson cleared to play in finals Updated: Jun-02-15 5:58 pm
- So long, Mayor: Hoiberg leaves Iowa State stocked for future Updated: Jun-02-15 5:40 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Iowa State's beloved "Mayor" is gone, lured to the riches and excitement of the NBA.
- NBA union to investigate league's concussion protocol Updated: Jun-02-15 5:38 pm
OAKLAND, California - When NBA union chief Michele Roberts watched Stephen Curry return to a game after his head slammed against the floor and he walked woozily to the locker room, she immediately took a closer look at the league's concussion protocols.
- Nielsen's top programs for May 25-31 Updated: Jun-02-15 4:57 pm
NEW YORK - Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for May 25-31. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.
- 'America's Got Talent' returns to top of ratings Updated: Jun-02-15 4:51 pm
NEW YORK - Memorial Day isn't the only sign of summer. The return of "America's Got Talent" to television screens, along with a liberal dose of reality shows and reruns, are just as reliable as thermometers.
- Misdemeanor assault charge against VCU forward dropped Updated: Jun-02-15 3:48 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A judge has dropped a misdemeanor assault charge against VCU forward Mo Alie-Cox after his accuser admitted the accusation was false.
- Missouri's athletic giving structure to undergo changes Updated: Jun-02-15 3:21 pm
COLUMBIA, Missouri - The University of Missouri athletic department is planning significant changes to its donor system in an effort to keep the school financially competitive in the Southeastern Conference.
- Rapper Iggy Azalea, NBA player Nick Young are engaged Updated: Jun-02-15 1:00 pm
NEW YORK - Iggy Azalea recently canceled her fall tour, so she has time to plan for a big moment in her life: her wedding.
- In developing US athletes, 1 size doesn't fit all Updated: Jun-02-15 8:10 am
Jack Sock's run at the French Open was notable not only as the first time the 22-year-old reached a Grand Slam round of 16 in singles.
- AP Source: Bulls plan to introduce Hoiberg as coach Updated: Jun-01-15 11:41 pm
CHICAGO - The Mayor is moving to Chicago.
- Wade to join ABC for NBA Finals coverage Updated: Jun-01-15 11:41 pm
- Man at work: Aussie guard Dellavedova sparks Cavs with grit Updated: Jun-01-15 8:50 pm
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - The kid was fearless, relentless, a hustler.
- Mihalich signs extension at Hofstra Updated: Jun-01-15 7:47 pm
HEMPSTEAD, New York - Joe Mihalich, who has overseen a two-year turnaround of the basketball program at Hofstra, has signed a contract extension.
- Cavs' Irving making slow progress before NBA Finals Updated: Jun-01-15 6:42 pm
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - Kyrie Irving is resigned to not being 100 percent for the Cavaliers in the NBA Finals.
- Warriors guard Klay Thompson returns to practice Updated: Jun-01-15 6:12 pm
OAKLAND, California - Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson is one step away from being cleared to play in the NBA Finals.
- Kansas lands touted Ole Miss transfer Dwight Coleby Updated: Jun-01-15 5:39 pm
LAWRENCE, Kansas - Kansas has landed Ole Miss transfer Dwight Coleby, a highly touted center who will redshirt next season and have two years of eligibility remaining.
- Big-name coaches nonplussed by shorter shot clock Updated: Jun-01-15 5:13 pm
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Michigan - John Calipari says shortening the shot clock to 30 seconds won't have any impact on college basketball.
- Northwestern lands Va. Tech transfer van Zegeren Updated: Jun-01-15 4:36 pm
EVANSTON, Illinois - Northwestern has signed Virginia Tech transfer Joey van Zegeren.
- Former BYU guard Tyler Haws works out for hometown Utah Jazz Updated: Jun-01-15 4:30 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Tyler Haws has been on an odd mission of late - trying to prove to NBA teams that he can shoot the ball. The scenario is a bit strange considering he finished his BYU career as the school's all-time leading scorer and built his reputation off being a knock-down shooter.
- Wolves to play in 2015 NBA Canada Series Updated: Jun-01-15 4:02 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Timberwolves will play two preseason games in Canada as part of the fourth annual NBA Canada Series.
- Former Drake head coach Phelps hired as assistant at Arizona Updated: Jun-01-15 3:18 pm
TUCSON, Arizona - Former Drake head coach Mark Phelps has been hired as an assistant on Sean Miller's staff at Arizona.