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3 Washington State players withdraw from draft consideration

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 24th - 5:50pm

Washington State's Josh Hawkinson, Ike Iroegbu and Conor Clifford have withdrawn their names from consideration for the NBA draft and will return for their senior seasons.

Ex-NBA player Kermit Washington arrested in Los Angeles

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 24th - 5:10pm

Kermit Washington, a former NBA player who notoriously gave a bone-breaking face punch to the Houston Rockets' Rudy Tomjanovich during a 1977 Lakers game, has been arrested by federal agents.

Brimah, Purvis withdraw from draft, will return to UConn

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 24th - 4:00pm

UConn center Amida Brimah and guard Rodney Purvis have withdrawn their names from the list of underclassmen eligible for the NBA Draft.

Former NBA player Kerry Kittles joins Princeton staff

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 24th - 11:40am

Former NBA player Kerry Kittles has joined Princeton's coaching staff.

Edwards withdraws from NBA draft, will play again for Purdue

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 24th - 8:50am

Purdue junior forward Vincent Edwards has decided not to pursue the NBA for now.

Nevada's shot-blocking frosh Oliver pulls out of NBA draft

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 6:40pm

Nevada forward Cameron Oliver has pulled out of the NBA draft and plans to be back with the Wolf Pack for his sophomore season.

Draymond Green fined $25,000, not suspended for groin kick

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 6:01pm

Draymond Green was fined $25,000 but not suspended by the NBA on Monday for kicking Oklahoma City center Steven Adams in the groin.

No NBA: Trevon Bluiett staying at Xavier for junior season

Joe Kay, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 1:51pm

Forward Trevon Bluiett has withdrawn from consideration from the NBA draft and will return to Xavier for his junior season.

Magic formally introduce Frank Vogel as their new coach

Terrance Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 1:30pm

It hasn't been the offseason new Orlando Magic coach Frank Vogel was expecting.

Durant, Westbrook lead Thunder in blowout win over Warriors

Cliff Brunt, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 22nd - 8:51pm

Kevin Durant scored 33 points, Russell Westbrook had 30 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled past the Golden State Warriors 133-105 on Sunday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.

Physical intensity picks up between Cavaliers and Raptors

Ian Harrison, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 22nd - 5:20pm

DeMar DeRozan remembers the angry emotions Raptors teammate Bismack Biyombo once stirred in him as an opponent.

The Latest: Cuban: Sure, he'd run with Clinton or Trump

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 22nd - 7:30am

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DeRozan, Raptors end Cavaliers' streak with 99-84 win

Ian Harrison, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 21st - 10:40pm

Cleveland's perfect playoff run went south in the north.

Timberwolves will not retain Newton, Kander

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 20th - 6:30pm

When Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor decided to hire Tom Thibodeau as coach and president of basketball operations and Scott Layden as general manager, many in the organization braced for sweeping changes to the front office and coaching staff.

Magic officially announce Frank Vogel as new head coach

Terrance Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 20th - 4:00pm

After agreeing to a deal with Frank Vogel on Thursday, the Orlando Magic completed a whirlwind eight days by formally announcing their new head coach.

Saints owner Tom Benson discusses why he disinherits kin

Chevel Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 20th - 4:00pm

In a court deposition, Tom Benson said he ousted his daughter and grandchildren from executive positions in the Saints and Pelicans after a confrontation turned physical between his daughter, Renee, and his wife, Gayle.

Peter Jok to return to Iowa for senior season

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 20th - 3:41pm

Peter Jok will return to Iowa men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.

NC State's Anya opts out of draft, returns for senior season

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 20th - 11:10am

North Carolina State says big man BeeJay Anya is withdrawing from the NBA draft and returning to school for his senior season.

Perfect 10: Cavs stay unbeaten in postseason, down Raptors

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 19th - 11:11pm

Overshadowed as Golden State shot down history during the regular season, the Cavaliers are making this postseason their own.