- Warriors' Stephen Curry voted NBA's MVP over Harden, James Updated: May-04-15 6:55 pm
OAKLAND, California - His voice cracked first. Then, his eyes got red. Finally, Stephen Curry cried.
- AP Source: Warriors star Stephen Curry to be named NBA MVP Updated: May-03-15 11:47 pm
OAKLAND, California - Some called him too small. Others too fragile.
- Warriors GM Bob Myers voted NBA's executive of the year Updated: May-01-15 8:14 pm
OAKLAND, California - His voice cracking and his eyes watering, Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers nearly let his emotions get the best of him on one of the biggest days of his career.
- Rookie of the year Wiggins on MN: 'I hope I'm here forever' Updated: Apr-30-15 7:09 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Andrew Wiggins sat down on a black leather couch, his navy blue tuxedo jacket and bow tie bunching up at the neck as his 6-foot-8 frame plopped down for a break.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar briefly examined at LA hospital Updated: Apr-29-15 10:24 pm
LOS ANGELES - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar briefly returned to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center on Wednesday, two weeks after the 68-year-old NBA career scoring leader had quadruple coronary bypass surgery.
- AP Source: Timberwolves' Wiggins named NBA's top rookie Updated: Apr-29-15 7:23 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Andrew Wiggins started his NBA career at the front of his rookie class. He finished his first season there, too.
- Clippers coach Doc Rivers fined $25,000 by NBA Updated: Apr-29-15 5:53 pm
NEW YORK - Clippers coach Doc Rivers was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Wednesday for public criticism of the officiating after Los Angeles' Game 5 loss to San Antonio on Tuesday night.
- Hawks' Kyle Korver wins NBA Sportsmanship Award Updated: Apr-29-15 3:08 pm
NEW YORK - Atlanta's Kyle Korver has won the NBA Sportsmanship Award and will receive the Joe Dumars Trophy before the Hawks host Brooklyn in Game 5 of their playoff series.
- Former NBA player to get doctoral degree from U of Arkansas Updated: Apr-29-15 2:31 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has selected Derek Fisher to receive an honorary doctoral degree next month.
- Mayor expresses support for sports arena in Seattle suburb Updated: Apr-28-15 8:38 pm
TUKWILA, Washington - The mayor of the Seattle suburb of Tukwila has sent letters to NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver expressing his support for a proposed new multipurpose arena that could house franchises for both leagues.
- After decades, NFL decides to give up tax-exempt status Updated: Apr-28-15 7:14 pm
WASHINGTON - Every so often, in a bid to sound threatening, a member of Congress has vowed to revoke the NFL's tax-exempt status. Now Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league will give it up voluntarily to "eliminate this distraction."
- Memphis' Randolph gets nostalgic about his start in Portland Updated: Apr-27-15 2:42 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - The Grizzlies' playoff series against the Trail Blazers had Memphis forward Zach Randolph waxing a bit nostalgic.
- Indiana G Ferrell returning for his senior season Updated: Apr-26-15 6:20 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - Indiana guard and leading scorer Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell says he'll return for his senior season.
- Indiana's Ferrell postpones NBA draft announcement Updated: Apr-25-15 7:22 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - Indiana guard Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell has postponed his announcement on whether he'll enter the NBA draft, citing the killing of a fellow Indiana University student.
- Florida's Chris Walker leaves school early for NBA draft Updated: Apr-24-15 10:26 pm
GAINESVILLE, Florida - Florida forward/center Chris Walker has declared for the NBA draft, becoming the second player to leave coach Billy Donovan's program in the last month.
- Johnson becomes third Arizona player to declare early Updated: Apr-23-15 10:02 pm
TUCSON, Arizona - Arizona forward Stanley Johnson is leaving Arizona after one season to declare for the NBA draft.
- Spurs' Leonard selected NBA Defensive Player of the Year Updated: Apr-23-15 6:03 pm
SAN ANTONIO - Kawhi Leonard is keeping some Hall of Fame company.
- Silver unsure about intentional fouling, expects discussion Updated: Apr-23-15 5:47 pm
NEW YORK - NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Thursday he is "on the fence" about intentional fouling away from the ball and expects the league to be "very engaged" about the tactic over the coming months.
- Blackmon Jr. decides to return for another year at Indiana Updated: Apr-23-15 4:42 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - Indiana guard James Blackmon Jr. has decided not to enter the NBA draft this season.
- Hawks reach agreement to sell NBA team for $850 million Updated: Apr-23-15 3:26 am
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks are taking care of business during the NBA playoffs - on and off the court.
- UNLV's Wood to skip final 2 seasons, declare for NBA draft Updated: Apr-22-15 10:53 pm
LAS VEGAS - UNLV sophomore forward Christian Wood is leaving the Rebels early to enter the NBA draft.
- Report: Ohio State's D'Angelo Russell leaving for NBA draft Updated: Apr-22-15 7:14 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State point guard and first-team All-America D'Angelo Russell is making himself available for the NBA draft after one season with the Buckeyes.
- NBA to play exhibition game in South Africa Updated: Apr-22-15 6:20 pm
JOHANNESBURG - The NBA will play an exhibition game Aug. 1 in South Africa.
- Houston guard Jason Terry fined $5,000 for flopping Updated: Apr-22-15 5:59 pm
NEW YORK - Houston guard Jason Terry was fined $5,000 by the NBA on Wednesday for violating the league's anti-flopping rules during Game 2 of the Rockets' first-round series against Dallas.
- Ollie says he has no plans to leave UConn Updated: Apr-22-15 9:57 am
STORRS, Connecticut - UConn basketball coach Kevin Ollie says he has no plans to leave his job.