- Marc Gasol confirms new 5-year contract with Memphis Updated: Jul-07-15 1:30 pm
GIRONA, Spain - NBA center Marc Gasol has confirmed that he will sign a new five-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies.
- NBA fines Mark Cuban for free agency comments Updated: Jul-07-15 12:28 pm
NEW YORK - The NBA has fined Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban for commenting about the team's agreements with DeAndre Jordan and Wes Matthews during the league's free agent moratorium.
- LeBron James hosting movie screening in Ohio hometown Updated: Jul-07-15 11:47 am
CLEVELAND - LeBron James is bringing a little Hollywood to his Ohio hometown.
- AP Source: Timberwolves give Kevin Garnett 2 more years Updated: Jul-07-15 11:26 am
MINNEAPOLIS - Kevin Garnett is returning for season No. 21.
- Duke names 8 new trustees, including NBA commissioner Updated: Jul-07-15 11:09 am
DURHAM, North Carolina - NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and Apple CEO Tim Cook are among the eight new members of Duke University's board of trustees.
- Young veterans look to summer league to refine skills Updated: Jul-07-15 2:48 am
SALT LAKE CITY - The NBA summer leagues were created, in part, for players like Marcus Smart and Dante Exum. The first-round picks from the 2014 draft - Exum at No. 5 and Smart at No. 6 - were both considered talents that would need some refining. They finished their rookie seasons as starters, but combined they barely averaged 10 points.
- Epiphanny Prince back with the New York Liberty Updated: Jul-07-15 2:39 am
NEW YORK - Epiphanny Prince will finally get to play for her hometown team, the New York Liberty.
- AP source: Warriors, Barbosa agree to 1-year, $2.5M deal Updated: Jul-07-15 12:51 am
OAKLAND, California - The Golden State Warriors and veteran guard Leandro Barbosa have agreed to a $2.5 million, one-year deal, a person with knowledge of the details said Monday night.
- Okafor leads top performers from Day 1 of Utah Summer League Updated: Jul-07-15 12:18 am
SALT LAKE CITY - Top performers from Day 1 of Utah Jazz Summer League:
- West, Ginobili team up to help Spurs reload Updated: Jul-07-15 12:18 am
David West desperately wants his first NBA championship. Manu Ginobili couldn't resist going for his fifth.
- Mo Williams says he's returning to Cleveland Updated: Jul-06-15 10:37 pm
Mo Williams is heading back to Cleveland to team up with LeBron James again.
- Utah Jazz agree to terms with free agent Joe Ingles Updated: Jul-06-15 8:20 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press the Utah Jazz have verbally agreed to a free agent deal with Joe Ingles. Details of the deal were not immediately available.
- OKC's Donovan getting feet wet as Thunder coach Updated: Jul-06-15 8:06 pm
ORLANDO, Florida - Day by day, Billy Donovan is feeling more and more like an NBA head coach.
- AP Source: David West takes minimum to join Spurs Updated: Jul-06-15 6:36 pm
David West is sacrificing millions to chase that elusive championship.
- Milwaukee Bucks president urges public dollars for new arena Updated: Jul-06-15 6:31 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Milwaukee Bucks President Peter Feigin urged Wisconsin lawmakers on Monday to pass legislation that would put taxpayers on the hook for half the cost of a new $500 million arena, saying the project would be an economic boon and keep the team in the state.
- South Carolina the new No. 1 in women's hoops attendance Updated: Jul-06-15 6:26 pm
South Carolina has ended Tennessee's 11-year run atop the attendance standings in women's basketball.
- Timberwolves agree to terms with Euro MVP Bjelica Updated: Jul-06-15 6:18 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - After a quiet start to free agency, the Minnesota Timberwolves are on the board with some much-needed experience for their bench.
- AP source: Barea sticking with Mavs after return last season Updated: Jul-06-15 6:08 pm
DALLAS - J.J. Barea is returning to Dallas after considering a move to Miami in free agency.
- Bucks coach, GM deny any chances coming to front office Updated: Jul-06-15 6:03 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Milwaukee Bucks coach Jason Kidd and general manager John Hammond are denying a report suggesting changes were coming for the NBA team's front office.
- Rookie Emmanuel Mudiay turning heads in practice Updated: Jul-06-15 5:24 pm
DENVER - One practice in and Denver Nuggets point guard Emmanuel Mudiay is already talking titles.
- Illinois' games in Springfield include in-state foes Updated: Jul-06-15 5:02 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Illinois has announced a schedule for its men's basketball team that includes two in-state schools for its games this November in Springfield.
- Illinois basketball attendance down but 15th in the country Updated: Jul-06-15 4:26 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Illinois' men's basketball team drew more people per game last season than all but 14 other teams around the country. But Illini per-game attendance was still down.
- Ginobili announces he will return to Spurs next season Updated: Jul-06-15 4:21 pm
Manu Ginobili says he is returning to the San Antonio Spurs for a 14th season.
- Creighton, Nebraska in top 10 in men's basketball attendance Updated: Jul-06-15 1:47 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - Creighton and Nebraska are in the top 10 nationally in 2014-15 men's college basketball attendance.
- 'Warning stroke' forces coach to walk away from basketball Updated: Jul-06-15 1:44 pm
NEENAH, Wisconsin - This wasn't the path Scott Bork envisioned for himself when he was named the Neenah boys basketball coach three summers ago.