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Mavs fill need, take NC State point guard Dennis Smith Jr.

Schuyler Dixon, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:41pm

The Dallas Mavericks have taken North Carolina State point guard Dennis Smith Jr. with the ninth overall pick in the NBA draft.

Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls

Andrew Seligman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:40pm

The Timberwolves have drafted Arizona's Lauri Markkanen with the No. 7 overall pick for the Chicago Bulls after the two teams agreed to a blockbuster deal that sends three-time All-Star Jimmy Butler to Minnesota.

Magic draft Florida State's Isaac with sixth overall pick

Terrance Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:40pm

The Orlando Magic have selected forward Jonathan Isaac with the sixth overall pick in the NBA draft.

Suns nab forward Josh Jackson with 4th overall pick

Bob Baum, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:32pm

The Phoenix Suns selected small forward Josh Jackson of Kansas with the fourth overall pick of the NBA draft Thursday.

Kings select Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox with 5th pick

Josh Dubow, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:32pm

The Sacramento Kings selected Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox on Thursday night with the fifth pick in the NBA draft.

AP Sources: Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:32pm

The long-anticipated reunion between Jimmy Butler and Tom Thibodeau is on.

76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:32pm

The Philadelphia 76ers got the player they wanted and Lonzo Ball the team he wanted.

Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

Greg Beacham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:15pm

Lonzo Ball and his dad are staying home with the Los Angeles Lakers.

C Greg Monroe exercises player option to return to Bucks

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 5:53pm

Milwaukee Bucks center Greg Monroe has exercised his $17.8 million player option to stay with the team for 2017-18.

Philadelphia 76ers select Washington guard Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick in the NBA draft

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 5:44pm

Philadelphia 76ers select Washington guard Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.

AP sources: Cavs, Chauncey Billups remain in holding pattern

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 5:35pm

An interesting, confusing, upsetting week for the Cavaliers hasn't settled down.

Who's No. 3? NBA draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 12:36am

Markelle Fultz is still expected to be the No. 1 pick, though the destination has changed.

Wizards get PG Tim Frazier from Pelicans for 2nd-round pick

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 7:52pm

The Washington Wizards have acquired point guard Tim Frazier from the New Orleans Pelicans for a second-round pick in the NBA draft.

Nick Young chooses free agency after 4 years with Lakers

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 6:00pm

Nick Young will be an unrestricted free agent this summer after declining his $5.66 million contract option for next season with the Los Angeles Lakers.

AP source: Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd straight day

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 5:22pm

Chauncey Billups once competed against the Cleveland Cavaliers as a player. He could be joining them as an executive.

Wolves enter draft with Jimmy Butler looming in the distance

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 4:41pm

The Minnesota Timberwolves enter the NBA draft with the No. 7 overall pick in the first round, and not sure if the player they want will be available. And that player might not necessarily be a rookie.

WNBA brings back 3-point contest to All-Star Game

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 4:34pm

The WNBA is bringing back its 3-point contest to the All-Star Game.

Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 3:20pm

Markelle Fultz is ready for the NBA draft. He's already learned about life at the trade deadline.

AP source: Cavaliers owner, Billups meeting for 2nd time

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 1:47pm

Chauncey Billups once competed against the Cleveland Cavaliers as a player. He could be joining them.