- Kings pick up option on G Ben McLemore Updated: Oct-03-15 3:26 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - The Sacramento have picked up the 2016-17 option on guard Ben McLemore's contract.
- Clippers beat Nuggets 103-96 in preseason opener Updated: Oct-03-15 1:13 am
- Pistons announce injuries to Blake, Jackson and Baynes Updated: Oct-02-15 8:48 pm
AUBURN HILLS, Michigan - Detroit Pistons guard Steve Blake is recovering from a concussion, guard Reggie Jackson has a bruised thigh and center Aaron Baynes has a sore right ankle.
- AP source: Bucks lock up Henson for 4 years, $44 million Updated: Oct-02-15 7:19 pm
John Henson's statistics from his first three seasons in the NBA don't really jump off the page.
- New-look Gordon Hayward ready to take next step for Jazz Updated: Oct-02-15 6:24 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah Jazz won't look drastically different when the team plays its first preseason game against the Lakers on Sunday in Honolulu, but their best player might.
- Cavs' Thompson declines qualifying offer, still free agent Updated: Oct-02-15 6:07 pm
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - Tristan Thompson has gone from boxing out to holding out.
- Wiggins headlines NBA's annual preseason Canada Series Updated: Oct-02-15 5:10 pm
The Toronto Raptors and their passionate fans will kick off the NBA's Canada Series of preseason games in Vancouver on Sunday against Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers.
- LeBron James: 'There's no room for guns' Updated: Oct-02-15 4:49 pm
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - LeBron James was at home with his three kids when news broke that a 5-month-old girl had been killed in a drive-by shooting - the third fatal shooting of a child in Cleveland in the past month.
- Hornets have big expectations for G Nicolas Batum Updated: Oct-02-15 2:33 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Coach Steve Clifford is intrigued with what he's seen in training camp from guard Nicolas Batum and expects the seven-year NBA veteran to play a major role with the Charlotte Hornets this season.
- Former Joint Chiefs chairman Dempsey joining NBA as adviser Updated: Oct-02-15 9:22 am
NEW YORK - Gen. Martin Dempsey, the recently retired chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, was appointed special adviser to NBA Commissioner Adam Silver on Friday.
- Atlanta Hawks to unveil new court design to fans Updated: Oct-02-15 3:01 am
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks basketball team has invited fans to see its new court surface during an open practice session this weekend.
- Former Milwaukee Bucks cheerleader sues team over pay Updated: Oct-01-15 6:00 pm
MILWAUKEE - A former Milwaukee Bucks cheerleader has sued the team, saying the flat-rate pay system dancers work under leaves them earning far less than minimum wage.
- Warriors coach Steve Kerr to take leave of absence Updated: Oct-01-15 5:50 pm
OAKLAND, California - Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr will take a leave of absence as he recovers from back surgery and will be replaced on an interim basis by Luke Walton.
- Wizards will play up-tempo game with small and big lineups Updated: Oct-01-15 4:39 pm
TOWSON, Maryland - Washington Wizards coach Randy Wittman doesn't like to use the term "small ball" to define his team's style of offense.
- Anne Donovan resigns as head coach of Connecticut Sun Updated: Oct-01-15 3:20 pm
UNCASVILLE, Connecticut - Anne Donovan has stepped down as the head coach of The Connecticut Sun after three losing seasons.
- Utah man hired by NBA after redesigned team logos go viral Updated: Oct-01-15 5:40 am
ST. GEORGE, Utah - A St. George man has been contracted to design some graphics for the National Basketball Association after his redesigns of team logos gained attention on the Internet.
- Nuggets sign Mike Miller to 1-year deal Updated: Sep-30-15 9:19 pm
DENVER - The Denver Nuggets signed veteran forward Mike Miller to a one-year deal Wednesday.
- Refs in replay center will make some rulings on NBA reviews Updated: Sep-30-15 7:20 pm
NEW YORK - The NBA says current referees will staff its replay center this season and be able to make decisions in certain situations.
- Class in session for No. 1 overall pick Karl-Anthony Towns Updated: Sep-30-15 6:53 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - On one side of Karl-Anthony Towns is Kevin Garnett, the 39-year-old Alpha Wolf who ushered in a new era of teenagers in the NBA when he jumped straight to the pros in 1995.
- Faried can be Manimal again with Nuggets devoted to running Updated: Sep-30-15 6:12 pm
DENVER - Kenneth Faried instantly perked up when his new coach proclaimed the Denver Nuggets would return to their uptempo roots.
- Bulls star Derrick Rose out 2 weeks after eye socket surgery Updated: Sep-30-15 5:28 pm
CHICAGO - The Chicago Bulls find themselves in a familiar spot, waiting for Derrick Rose to return from surgery.
- Even as Knicks lose games, Anthony hasn't lost his patience Updated: Sep-30-15 5:17 pm
WEST POINT, New York - The longer Carmelo Anthony plays, the further he's gotten from a championship.
- Grizzlies guard Conley: 'Comfortable' with mask, keeping it Updated: Sep-30-15 4:36 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - For Mike Conley, the decision to keep wearing a clear mask is easy, even with his left cheek fully healed from the elbow that inadvertently smashed his face last April.
- Hawks hope getting bigger will address most glaring weakness Updated: Sep-30-15 3:19 pm
ATHENS, Georgia - Even while emerging as one of the NBA's best teams, the Atlanta Hawks had a very glaring weakness.
- US women's basketball team to train in Europe Updated: Sep-30-15 11:10 am
Fresh off their WNBA seasons, Elena Delle Donne, Candace Parker and Sue Bird will lead a group of U.S. basketball players to Europe to train in preparation for next year's Olympics.