- Moore keys Minnesota Lynx win over Tulsa Shock 86-80 Updated: Aug-01-15 10:37 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - Maya Moore scored 16 of her 20 points in the fourth quarter and Sylvia Fowles added 19 points to lead the Minnesota Lynx to an 86-80 win over Tulsa on Saturday night.
- Calipari, Towns impressed by Wildcats' summer workouts Updated: Aug-01-15 1:56 pm
LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Kentucky coach John Calipari believes his latest class of talented recruits can keep the Wildcats in the national championship discussion.
- NBA's current, former stars put on show in Africa exhibition Updated: Aug-01-15 12:53 pm
JOHANNESBURG - The NBA put on a show in its first exhibition game in Africa on Saturday - starting with a dunk straight from the tip-off by Luc Mbah a Moute.
- Parker leads LA Sparks to 88-77 win over Chicago Sky Updated: Jul-31-15 11:20 pm
- Moore leads Minnesota Lynx past Atlanta Dream, 86-70 Updated: Jul-31-15 10:27 pm
- Mystics win 5th straight, 88-53 over Stars Updated: Jul-31-15 10:26 pm
- Stricklen hits go-ahead with 8.2 left, Sun beat Storm 67-66 Updated: Jul-31-15 9:32 pm
UNCASVILLE, Connecticut - Shekinna Stricklen scored off a rebound with 8.2 seconds left to give Connecticut the lead and finished with 15 points in the Sun's 67-66 victory over the Seattle Storm on Friday night.
- Nuggets sign Emmanuel Mudiay to multiyear deal Updated: Jul-31-15 9:11 pm
DENVER - The Denver Nuggets signed top pick Emmanuel Mudiay to a multiyear deal Friday.
- Hurley hits the ground running with Sun Devils Updated: Jul-31-15 8:10 pm
TEMPE, Arizona - Bobby Hurley's arrival at Arizona State created a buzz in the desert and drew national attention to a program often overshadowed by its rival to the south.
- Pacers' Jordan Hill arrested in Georgia for reckless driving Updated: Jul-31-15 6:44 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Pacers newcomer Jordan Hill was arrested near Atlanta on charges of reckless driving and speeding after police clocked his car going 107 mph in a 65 mph zone.
- Mavs sign free-agent forward Jeremy Evans Updated: Jul-31-15 5:33 pm
DALLAS - The Dallas Mavericks signed free-agent forward Jeremy Evans on Friday.
- Warriors acquire Jason Thompson from 76ers for Wallace Updated: Jul-31-15 5:25 pm
- Lieberman hired by Kings as NBA's second female assistant Updated: Jul-31-15 4:18 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - New Sacramento Kings assistant Nancy Lieberman recalls a conversation with Pat Riley a couple of years back when she explained to the Miami Heat executive how much she wanted to keep coaching at basketball's highest level.
- Pittsburgh extends McConnell-Serio's contract through 2021 Updated: Jul-31-15 1:00 pm
PITTSBURGH - Pittsburgh and women's basketball coach Suzie McConnell-Serio have reached an agreement on a new contract that will run through the 2020-21 season.
- Thunder sign forward Josh Huestis Updated: Jul-31-15 9:36 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma City Thunder have signed forward Josh Huestis.
- Mavericks sign 7-2 Tunisian center Salah Mejri Updated: Jul-30-15 11:27 pm
DALLAS - The Mavericks have signed Tunisian center Salah Mejri from Real Madrid in the Spanish League.
- Hawks F Mike Scott arrested on drug charges in NE Georgia Updated: Jul-30-15 10:46 pm
ATLANTA - Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott has been arrested on drug charges.
- Mercury close on 19-5 spurt to beat Shock 78-66 Updated: Jul-30-15 10:34 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - DeWanna Bonner had 24 points and nine rebounds, Candice Dupree scored 20 and the Phoenix Mercury beat Tulsa 78-66 on Thursday night in the Shock's first game since their Dallas relocation announcement.
- Suns make series of coaching, front-office moves Updated: Jul-30-15 9:27 pm
PHOENIX - The Phoenix Suns have added Nate Bjorkgren and former NBA players Earl Watson and Corey Gaines to Jeff Hornacek's coaching staff and shifted Mark West from the bench back to the front office as vice president of player relations.
- Knicks sign 1st-round picks Porzingis, Grant Updated: Jul-30-15 8:48 pm
NEW YORK - The New York Knicks have signed first-round draft picks Kristaps Porzingis and Jerian Grant.
- Hawks coach enjoying time in Africa after hectic summer Updated: Jul-30-15 6:04 pm
ATLANTA - After a hectic start to the summer, Mike Budenholzer is doing important work in Africa while relishing some quality time with his wife and kids.
- Jazz PG Trey Burke: "I'm as hungry as I've ever been" Updated: Jul-30-15 5:10 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Trey Burke has enjoyed adding stamps to his passport this summer, but that doesn't mean he's been relaxing.
- Iowa Energy hire Nicki Gross as assistant coach Updated: Jul-30-15 12:42 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Nicki Gross has been named an assistant coach with the Iowa Energy, making her the only female to fill that role in the NBA D-League.
- Commissioner: NBA relationship with players 'best' in sports Updated: Jul-30-15 12:40 pm
JOHANNESBURG - With a multi-billion dollar new broadcast rights deal set to kick in from the 2016-17 season, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says "it's a very good time" for the league right now and, he stressed on Thursday, the players, too.
- NBA in Africa? 'Stay tuned' for regular-season game Updated: Jul-30-15 11:53 am
JOHANNESBURG - The NBA is in Africa for an exhibition, and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver expects more important games to come.