- Hawks fall 94-82 to Cavaliers, trail 2-0 in series Updated: May-23-15 12:41 am
- James leads Cavs to 94-82 win over Hawks, 2-0 series lead Updated: May-23-15 12:23 am
ATLANTA - Forget the Big Three.
- Hawks lose Korver to right ankle sprain against Cavs Updated: May-22-15 10:43 pm
- UC Davis basketball coach Jim Les signs extension Updated: May-22-15 9:32 pm
DAVIS, California - UC Davis basketball coach Jim Les has signed a contract extension through the 2020-21 season.
- Hawks' DeMarre Carroll starts vs. Cavaliers in Game 2 Updated: May-22-15 8:26 pm
- Cavs' Irving held out of Game 2 with sore left knee Updated: May-22-15 7:50 pm
- Tennessee student-athletes post 3.04 GPA in spring semester Updated: May-22-15 6:56 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee student-athletes have posted a 3.04 overall grade point average for the spring semester, their second-highest GPA since the school started recording sport-by-sport data on the subject in 2003.
- Houston star Harden's unique game hard to stop - and to like Updated: May-22-15 6:21 pm
HOUSTON - Whether he's stirring the pot after a big shot or flailing his arms to draw contact en route to the basket James Harden evokes strong reactions from fans and players alike.
- SEC agenda includes graduate transfers, satellite camps Updated: May-22-15 3:44 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The Southeastern Conference agenda for spring meetings leans heavily toward ensuring other leagues don't have any competitive advantage, either from satellite camps or graduate transfers.
- Isiah Thomas doesn't reject idea of eventual return to NBA Updated: May-22-15 2:12 pm
GREENBURGH, New York - Isiah Thomas said he hasn't spoken with New York Knicks President Phil Jackson since joining the Liberty as a consultant in February.
- Hurricanes' Caputo promoted to associate head coach Updated: May-22-15 2:03 pm
CORAL GABLES, Florida - Miami Hurricanes assistant basketball coach Chris Caputo has been promoted to associate head coach.
- Calipari promotes Tony Barbee to Wildcats assistant coach Updated: May-22-15 11:29 am
- In this generation, 3-pointers are paramount in the playoffs Updated: May-22-15 2:38 am
Those notable names of the past, the ones still insisting that NBA playoff offenses must pound the ball inside, have been awfully quiet this week.
- Harden loses ball at end of Rockets' 99-98 loss to Warriors Updated: May-22-15 1:47 am
OAKLAND, California - The Houston Rockets couldn't have scripted it any better.
- Warriors hold off Harden, Rockets 99-98 to take 2-0 lead Updated: May-22-15 12:56 am
OAKLAND, California - James Harden had Game 2 on his fingertips - and then he didn't.
- Celtics owner Pagliuca takes over Boston's 2024 Olympic bid Updated: May-21-15 10:30 pm
BOSTON - The group leading the bid to bring the 2024 Olympics to Boston shook up its management Thursday, making Boston Celtics co-owner Steve Pagliuca the new chairman in an attempt to revive the city's chances of hosting the Summer Games.
- Gentry interviews with Pelicans, still focused on Warriors Updated: May-21-15 8:32 pm
OAKLAND, California - Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr acknowledged Thursday that top assistant Alvin Gentry interviewed for the vacant New Orleans Pelicans' job.
- Wildcats' non-conference schedule includes champion Duke Updated: May-21-15 7:45 pm
LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Kentucky will face defending champion Duke and host in-state rival Louisville in a challenging non-conference schedule including road games at UCLA and Kansas.
- Hawks' Carroll avoids serious injury, listed as questionable Updated: May-21-15 7:41 pm
ATLANTA - An MRI on DeMarre Carroll's left knee showed no structural damage, and he hopes to play for Atlanta in Friday night's Game 2 against Cleveland in the Eastern Conference finals, Carroll's agent said Thursday.
- Isiah Thomas wants people to keep open mind about new job Updated: May-21-15 5:38 pm
GREENBURGH, New York - Isiah Thomas knew there would be questions when it was announced two weeks ago that he would be the new president of the New York Liberty. Thomas hopes that people will just keep an open mind.
- Mississippi State signs 6-10 forward Aric Holman Updated: May-21-15 5:10 pm
STARKVILLE, Mississippi - First-year Mississippi State coach Ben Howland continues to rebuild his roster with the signing of 6-foot-10 forward Aric Holman.
- Utah State hires Louis Wilson as assistant basketball coach Updated: May-21-15 3:08 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah State has hired Louis Wilson as an assistant coach under Tim Duryea. The university announced the hiring Thursday morning.
- Curry, James unanimous selections to All-NBA first team Updated: May-21-15 3:07 pm
NEW YORK - Golden State's Stephen Curry, the league MVP, and LeBron James are the only unanimous selections to the All-NBA first team.
- SMU guard Moore to join Kansas for World University Games Updated: May-21-15 12:47 pm
LAWRENCE, Kansas - SMU guard Nic Moore will join the Kansas basketball program to represent the U.S. as the World University Games in South Korea later this summer.
- Leonard, 2 Clippers on NBA's All-Defensive first team Updated: May-20-15 9:48 pm