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Mavericks waive DeMarcus Cousins' younger brother, 4 others

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 22nd - 5:10pm

The Dallas Mavericks waived Jaleel Cousins, the younger brother of Sacramento All-Star DeMarcus Cousins, and four others Saturday to get their roster to the regular-season limit of 15.

Anthem singer at Heat-76ers game kneels during performance

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 22nd - 11:00am

A woman performing the national anthem before an NBA preseason game in Miami did so while kneeling at midcourt.

Charles Barkley has something to say about race in America

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 22nd - 1:32am

Charles Barkley calls it friendly fire.

Nuggets exercise 4th-year options on Harris, Nurkic

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 7:10pm

The Denver Nuggets exercised their fourth-year options on guard Gary Harris and center Jusuf Nurkic on Friday.

Noel needs surgery, Brown more cautious on Simmons

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 5:40pm

The Philadelphia 76ers say forward Nerlens Noel will need surgery on his left knee, the latest in a long line of injuries for a team that is trying to turn things around.

Spurs G Danny Green out 3 weeks with injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 5:40pm

San Antonio Spurs guard Danny Green will miss three weeks after straining his left quadriceps.

Harden ready to help Rockets bounce back this season

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 4:30pm

When the NBA season tips off, James Harden will be able to run Mike D'Antoni's famed seven seconds or less offense in games that count.

Young Wolves look to finally break through this season.

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 4:20pm

There is a gaping hole in the northeast corner of Target Center, the result of a renovation that has started on the Minnesota Timberwolves' aging arena to update it as much as possible without completely tearing it down and starting from scratch.

Duncan-less Spurs eager for another run at NBA postseason

Raul Dominguez, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 4:20pm

The San Antonio Spurs responded to their most successful regular season in franchise history with the greatest turnover in Gregg Popovich's two decades with the team.

Kings exercise 3rd-year option on Willie Cauley-Stein

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 4:20pm

The Sacramento Kings have exercised their third-year option on center Willie Cauley-Stein.

NBA's Replay Center refs to make ruling on more reviews

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 3:20pm

Officials in the NBA's Replay Center will make the ruling this season on all reviews except player altercations and flagrant fouls.

Nets waive Yogi Ferrell, roster stands at 15

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 3:10pm

The Brooklyn Nets have waived guard Yogi Ferrell to reduce their roster to the limit of 15.

Silver says NBA labor deal not done yet, but getting close

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 2:41pm

This season hasn't started and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver already has good news about next season.

Knicks waive 5 players, reduce roster to limit of 15

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 2:41pm

The New York Knicks waived forwards Lou Amundson and Cleanthony Early and injured guard Chasson Randle, trimming their roster to 15 players.

Westbrook, Thunder prepare for life without Kevin Durant

Cliff Brunt, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 11:20am

Maybe life after Kevin Durant won't be so bad for the Thunder.

Court ordered to revisit divorce of ex-NBA player Person

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 10:00am

An Alabama appeals court says a judge must reconsider the terms of retired NBA player Wesley Person's divorce.

AP Interview: Thibodeau on hoops, hope and balance in life

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 5:10pm

The alarm rings at 4:30 a.m., but only for a split-second. Tom Thibodeau has been wide awake for the last eight minutes, waiting for the buzzer to go off.

Cleveland's fairytale year gets better as Indians in Series

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 4:51pm

The grueling four-month championship drought could soon be over.

Pistons want to keep progress going after playoff berth

Noah Trister, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 3:00pm

After returning to the playoffs for the first time since 2009 and being swept in the opening round by the eventual champions, the Detroit Pistons have a pretty obvious challenge ahead.