- Ex-Chicago Bulls player Brunson acquitted of sexual abuse Updated: May-30-15 11:06 am
VERNON HILLS, Illinois - Former Chicago Bulls player Rick Brunson has been acquitted of charges he sexually abused a massage therapist at a Vernon Hills fitness center.
- Washington Wizards' John Wall kicked off Las Vegas flight Updated: May-29-15 10:36 pm
LAS VEGAS - Police say NBA star John Wall was kicked off a flight in Las Vegas on Tuesday after a disturbance was reported.
- Magic hire former player Scott Skiles as head coach Updated: May-29-15 8:26 pm
ORLANDO, Florida - The next chapter in Orlando Magic basketball will be led by one of its most familiar faces.
- LeBron on stopping him or Stephen Curry: "You can't" Updated: May-29-15 6:29 pm
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - With a week to get ready for the NBA Finals, the Cavaliers have a check list of things to get done before Game 1.
- No deals yet on Bucks arena, highway funding Updated: May-29-15 2:20 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Republicans who control the Wisconsin Legislature don't have deals yet on financing a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks or highway funding.
- And now, we wait: Cavs and Warriors get time to rest Updated: May-28-15 8:21 pm
- Hawks looking for 'continuity' after historic 60-win season Updated: May-28-15 6:39 pm
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks cleaned out their lockers, met with the coaches, and headed off for summer vacation Thursday.
- AP Source: Contract talks between Wade, Heat at impasse Updated: May-28-15 6:31 pm
MIAMI - For the first time, the relationship between Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat seems murky at best.
- Hornets expand Dell Curry's role in organization Updated: May-28-15 6:26 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - The Hornets have expanded Dell Curry's role, naming him the franchise's ambassador and special projects adviser.
- Chicago Bulls fire coach Tom Thibodeau, cite lack of trust Updated: May-28-15 6:26 pm
CHICAGO - In five seasons under Tom Thibodeau, the Chicago Bulls soared to heights they had not reached since Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen were collecting championships.
- Obama: TX, OK storms a reminder to prepare for disasters Updated: May-28-15 5:57 pm
MIAMI - President Barack Obama said Thursday that deadly flooding in Texas and Oklahoma is a reminder that the U.S. needs to toughen its response to the effects of natural disasters. He said climate change is affecting both the pace and intensity of storms.
- Walker supports key parts of reported Bucks arena deal Updated: May-28-15 2:12 pm
PORTAGE, Wisconsin - Gov. Scott Walker spoke in favor Thursday of key elements of a reported deal fora new $500 million arena for the Milwaukee Bucks that includes raising taxes on Milwaukee County hotel rooms and rental cars.
- AP Source: Pelicans interview Jeff Van Gundy Updated: May-28-15 12:09 am
NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans Pelicans have interviewed Jeff Van Gundy for the club's vacant head coaching job, according to a person familiar with the situation.
- Hawks point to bright future even after playoff rout by Cavs Updated: May-27-15 10:53 pm
ATLANTA - The season didn't end like they wanted.
- Hawks' Korver has surgery to repair ankle ligament damage Updated: May-27-15 10:20 pm
- With 4 picks in draft, Celtics have to cast wide net Updated: May-27-15 2:52 pm
WALTHAM, Massachusetts - The Boston Celtics are working out potential draft picks this week at the team's training facility.
- LeBron, Cavaliers earn NBA Finals spot by sweeping Hawks Updated: May-27-15 12:59 am
CLEVELAND - LeBron James knew what he left behind when he bolted to Miami five years ago.
- Hawks' season crashes with sweep by Cavaliers Updated: May-27-15 12:31 am
CLEVELAND - A season unlike any other for Atlanta ended suddenly, stunningly, painfully.
- Kyrie Irving back for Cavs, will start Game 4 Updated: May-26-15 8:18 pm
CLEVELAND - Cavaliers All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving will start Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals after missing two games with a sore left knee.
- Hawks guard Kyle Korver to have surgery on ankle Updated: May-26-15 7:31 pm
- WNBA's Mystics, Lynx participate in analytic scrimmage Updated: May-26-15 6:26 pm
WASHINGTON - Ted Leonsis has turned to analytics in his search for ways to broaden the appeal of the WNBA.
- Rockets respond to McHale's old-school coaching approach Updated: May-25-15 2:59 am
HOUSTON - Kevin McHale's stride is painful to watch.
- Hawks cry foul over Horford's ejection from Game 3 Updated: May-25-15 1:54 am
CLEVELAND - Al Horford threw an elbow at Matthew Dellavedova during the game.
- Hawks' Kyle Korver out for the playoffs with sprained ankle Updated: May-23-15 4:32 pm
ATLANTA - Already facing a daunting task after losing the first two games at home in the Eastern Conference final, the Atlanta Hawks were dealt another major blow Saturday when 3-point specialist Kyle Korver was ruled out for the rest of the playoffs because of a severely sprained right ankle.
- Raptors' Terrence Ross has ankle surgery Updated: May-23-15 12:54 pm
TORONTO - Toronto Raptors guard Terrence Ross has had ankle surgery to remove bone spurs.