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Lieberman hired by Kings as NBA's second female assistant

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 31st - 2:20pm

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.

Mavericks sign 7-2 Tunisian center Salah Mejri

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 9:30pm

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

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 8:50pm

Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott has been arrested on drug charges.

Suns make series of coaching, front-office moves

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 7:30pm

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

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 6:50pm

The New York Knicks have signed first-round draft picks Kristaps Porzingis and Jerian Grant.

Commissioner: NBA relationship with players 'best' in sports

Gerald Imray, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 10:41am

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.

Iowa Energy hire Nicki Gross as assistant coach

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 10:41am

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.

NBA in Africa? 'Stay tuned' for regular-season game

Gerald Imray, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 10:00am

The NBA is in Africa for an exhibition, and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver expects more important games to come.

Agent: Timberwolves agree to terms with Andre Miller

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 9:50pm

The Professor will be holding office hours in Minnesota next season.

Bucks sign Chris Copeland, adding frontcourt depth

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 4:41pm

The Bucks have signed free-agent forward Chris Copeland, adding veteran depth to their young frontcourt.

Steve Kerr announces Warriors coaching staff for next season

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 4:40pm

Coach Steve Kerr of the reigning NBA champion Golden State Warriors is bringing back his entire coaching staff except for departed Alvin Gentry, new coach of the New Orleans Pelicans.

Raptors hire Stackhouse, Kalamian, Greer as assistants

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 2:50pm

The Toronto Raptors hired Jerry Stackhouse, Rex Kalamian and Andy Greer as assistant coaches Wednesday, completing Dwayne Casey's staff.

Wisconsin Assembly approves Milwaukee Bucks arena deal

Scott Bauer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 10:40pm

The Wisconsin state Assembly voted Tuesday to spend $250 million in public funds on a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks, a deal that both Republicans and Democrats lauded as good for the state and city.

Nuggets sign 2nd-round pick Jokic

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 1:00pm

The Denver Nuggets have signed 20-year-old Serbian center Nikola Jokic to a multi-year contract.

The Basketball Tournament semifinalists play for $1 million

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 8:10pm

A team featuring former NBA lottery picks Michael Sweetney and DerMarr Johnson is among the semifinalists playing for $1 million in The Basketball Tournament.

Dragic not expected to play for Slovenia this summer

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 7:20pm

Goran Dragic of the Miami Heat is not expected to play for Slovenia in the EuroBasket tournament in September.

Cavs trade Haywood, Miller to Blazers

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 5:00pm

The Cleveland Cavaliers have traded forward Mike Miller and center Brendan Haywood to the Portland Trail Blazers to create salary-cap room and save luxury-tax money.

Mavericks sign pair of free agent forwards

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 4:10pm

The Dallas Mavericks have signed free-agent forwards Jamil Wilson and Brandon Ashley.

Pacers complete deals with 3 veterans, complete rookie class

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 3:00pm

The Indiana Pacers have re-signed forwards Lavoy Allen and Shayne Whittington.