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AP Source: John Wall, Wiz agree to $170M, 4-year extension

Howard Fendrich, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 21st - 8:53pm

A person familiar with the deal says that All-Star point guard John Wall has agreed to a $170 million, four-year contract extension with the Washington Wizards that will start with the 2019 season.

AP Source: Cavs to promote Koby Altman to full-time GM

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 21st - 7:31pm

Koby Altman's next move with the Cavaliers will be personal.

Memphis Grizzlies sign former Oregon forward Dillon Brooks

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 21st - 3:19pm

The Memphis Grizzlies have signed former Oregon forward Dillon Brooks, a second-round pick in last month's NBA draft.

Crawford picks Timberwolves over Cavs, Warriors

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 19th - 5:41pm

At 37 years old and having never played in the NBA Finals, Jamal Crawford certainly could have gone ring chasing when he received a buyout from the Atlanta Hawks.

Suns extend GM McDonough, hire Jones for front office

Bob Baum, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 19th - 3:11pm

Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough has a new three-year contract and an additional front office helper in longtime NBA player James Jones.

Aron Baynes, Marcus Morris join Celtics together

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 19th - 3:11pm

Aron Baynes and Marcus Morris are happy to be coming to Boston at the same time, if only so they don't have to play against each other.

Basketball coach accused of exposing self enters plea

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 19th - 11:08am

A former NBA player and current college coach accused of exposing himself on a public walking trail near Philadelphia has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct.

Cavaliers sign former 2nd-round pick Cedi Osman

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 18th - 2:48pm

The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed former second-round pick Cedi Osman.

Wardrobe change: No home, road uniforms as NBA goes to Nike

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 18th - 10:49am

NBA teams are making a wardrobe change, with the traditional home and road uniforms going back in the closet.

76ers open space for startups at team headquarters

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 18th - 10:49am

The Philadelphia 76ers have paired startup business with basketball at their New Jersey headquarters.

Pierce signs with Boston to retire as member of Celtics

Kyle Hightower, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 17th - 5:50pm

Paul Pierce is retiring as a member of the Boston Celtics.

Houston Rockets owner Alexander is selling team

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 17th - 4:20pm

The Houston Rockets are going up for sale.

Lonzo Ball will miss summer league final with calf injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 17th - 3:37pm

Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball will not play in the Las Vegas Summer League championship game.

New Knicks regime open to moving on with or without Carmelo

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 17th - 2:21pm

The New York Knicks' new regime is ready to move on with or without Carmelo Anthony.

Lakers overcome Ball's injury to beat Mavs, reach title game

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 16th - 9:10pm

Lonzo Ball's bid for a third straight triple-double was short-circuited by a calf injury. The lead he helped the Los Angeles Lakers build while he was in the game proved to be just enough to top Dennis Smith Jr. and the Dallas Mavericks.

Bob Wolff, versatile and longtime sportscaster, dies at 96

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 16th - 8:20pm

Bob Wolff, the only sportscaster to call play-by-play of championships in all four major North American professional team sports, has died. He was 96.

Harden intent on winning title in wake of new deal

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 15th - 1:56pm

James Harden never wants to leave Houston and is intent on bringing another NBA title to the city the Californian now considers home.

Go West, young man: NBA stars cluster in Western Conference

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 15th - 10:28am

As star after star headed West this summer either in free agency or via trade, Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers became more and more bewildered.

Knicks promote Mills to president, hire Perry as GM

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 14th - 7:40pm

Scott Perry is with his third NBA franchise in three months, and is inheriting a massive challenge in New York.