- Celtics' president Ainge embracing expectation-filled summer Updated: May-04-16 4:58 pm
BOSTON - During his tenure as Celtics president, Danny Ainge has developed a reputation as deal maker that pounces on opportunities.
- Optimism high as Celtics enter a likely active offseason Updated: Apr-29-16 5:59 pm
BOSTON - The emergence of an All-Star and lots of victories made the Celtics one of the biggest surprises in the NBA this season.
- Nets' Ellington wins J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award Updated: Apr-27-16 8:13 pm
NEW YORK - Brooklyn Nets guard Wayne Ellington has won the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award for outstanding service and dedication to the community.
- Town official nets free farm in land scheme; pleads guilty Updated: Apr-19-16 6:01 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - A longtime municipal official in southern New Jersey has admitted using his official positions to profit on a proposed land deal that authorities say essentially netted him a free farm.
- Nets hire Hawks assistant Kenny Atkinson as new coach Updated: Apr-17-16 5:16 pm
NEW YORK - Kenny Atkinson has become one of the NBA's most respected assistant coaches, helping the Atlanta Hawks to their best season ever.
- Company of Russian owner of Brooklyn Nets searched in Moscow Updated: Apr-15-16 2:42 pm
MOSCOW - Russia's main domestic security agency has searched the offices of a company controlled by the billionaire owner of U.S. basketball team Brooklyn Nets, Mikhail Prokhorov.
- Tough season and more tough times ahead for the Nets Updated: Apr-14-16 6:38 pm
NEW YORK - Those 61 losses hurt and the pain isn't over just yet for the Brooklyn Nets.
- Raptors rest starters, beat Nets 103-96 in playoff tuneup Updated: Apr-13-16 11:31 pm
NEW YORK - With Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan not around, a rookie was one of the most experienced players for the Toronto Raptors.
- Wizards score first 20, pull away late to beat Nets 120-111 Updated: Apr-11-16 10:54 pm
NEW YORK - The Washington Wizards had nine baskets and 20 points before the Nets had one of either, and Randy Wittman wished he could've enjoyed the show more.
- Turner, Pacers clinch playoff spot with 129-105 win vs Nets Updated: Apr-10-16 10:11 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - The message was clear Sunday night - the Indiana Pacers belong in the postseason.
- Walker, Daniels lift Hornets to season sweep of Nets 113-99 Updated: Apr-08-16 10:10 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - The Charlotte Hornets haven't given up hope of hosting a playoff series just yet.
- With Wall out, Sessions steps up, Wizards beat Nets 121-103 Updated: Apr-06-16 11:07 pm
WASHINGTON - With John Wall sidelined by a sore and swollen right knee, Ramon Sessions stepped in to help the Washington Wizards prolong their playoff hopes for at least another game.
- Wizards' Wall out with sore right knee against Nets Updated: Apr-06-16 6:52 pm
WASHINGTON - Wizards point guard John Wall has a sore right knee and will not play against Brooklyn on Wednesday night.