- 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
- 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.
- 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
- 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.
- Chargers tight end Antonio Gates suspended 4 games Updated: Jul-02-15 6:29 pm
SAN DIEGO - Antonio Gates' squeaky-clean image took a big hit Thursday when the San Diego Chargers' star tight end was suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2015 season for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances.
- 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.
- Anderson, Gordon and Thomas transfer to Seton Hall Updated: Jul-02-15 5:06 pm
SOUTH ORANGE, New Jersey - Two guards and a forward have transferred to Seton Hall.
- 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.
- Post player transfers to Arkansas basketball team Updated: Jul-02-15 2:37 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - University of Arkansas basketball coach Mike Anderson has announced the transfer of a 6-foot-10 post player from Kennesaw State to the Razorbacks.
- 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.
- Former NDSU hoops standout Alexander going pro in Germany Updated: Jul-02-15 9:41 am
FARGO, North Dakota - Former North Dakota State University men's basketball standout Lawrence Alexander has signed a professional contract with a team in Germany.
- AP Source: Kings trade Stauskas, Thompson, Landry to 76ers Updated: Jul-02-15 1:27 am
- Warriors, Draymond Green agree to 5-year, $85M deal Updated: Jul-02-15 12:48 am
OAKLAND, California - No need to seek out an offer sheet in restricted free agency. Draymond Green is coming back to the Golden State Warriors on his own terms.