- Prince to miss beginning of WNBA season to play for Russia Updated: May-21-15 4:20 pm
NEW YORK - New York Liberty guard Epiphanny Prince will miss perhaps the first month of the WNBA season to try to help Russia qualify for next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
- KHL looks to expand into China Updated: May-21-15 6:39 am
MOSCOW - The Kontinental Hockey League wants to expand into China, hoping to use a successful Chinese Winter Olympic bid to conquer the vast market.
- Coates, Wilson prepping for bigger roles with South Carolina Updated: May-12-15 3:47 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - A'ja Wilson and Alaina Coates were South Carolina's high-scoring duo off the bench in the women's team's first-ever Final Four season. Now, both are preparing to make an even bigger impact on the Gamecocks next season, this time as starters.
- Scariolo to return as coach of Spain's basketball team Updated: May-07-15 4:51 am
MADRID - Italian coach Sergio Scariolo will take over Spain's national basketball team for a second stint.
- Arkansas' Jackson invited to USA Basketball women's tryouts Updated: May-06-15 9:20 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - University of Arkansas forward Jessica Jackson is one of 54 women's college basketball players invited to tryouts for the USA Basketball Women's Pan American Games and World University Games teams.
- Top WNBA players use new leverage to demand trades, sit out Updated: May-06-15 8:23 pm
LAS VEGAS - Several of the WNBA's marquee players are flexing newly gained leverage to make demands on the league, including forcing trades and dictating when they'll play.
- 3 South Carolina athletes invited to try out for US teams Updated: May-06-15 4:56 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - University of South Carolina women's basketball players Tiffany Mitchell, Alaina Coates and A'ja Wilson are heading to U.S. tryout camps to earn spots on national teams competing this summer.
- Oklahoma's Williams invited to USA Basketball team tryouts Updated: May-06-15 3:48 pm
NORMAN, Oklahoma - University of Oklahoma forward Kaylon Williams is one of 54 women's college basketball players invited to tryouts for the USA Basketball Women's Pan American Games and World University Games teams.
- Griner opts out of US women's basketball training camp Updated: May-04-15 4:35 pm
LAS VEGAS - Brittney Griner opted out of the U.S. women's national basketball team training camp that began Monday.
- Griner to attend US women's basketball training camp Updated: Apr-30-15 9:33 pm
Brittney Griner is one of 27 players invited to the U.S. women's national team training camp in Las Vegas beginning on Monday.
- Basketball diplomacy: NBA greats teach Cubans basketball Updated: Apr-23-15 8:06 pm
HAVANA - Basketball great Dikembe Mutombo sank baskets from seemingly every position on the court Thursday as a half-dozen Cuban players watched admiringly on the first day of an NBA training camp aimed at boosting the game's popularity on the communist-run island following the declaration of detente between Washington and Havana.