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Take that for data: NBA preps for expanded betting on games

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:21am

Here's a scenario: LeBron James is four assists and three rebounds shy of a triple-double after three quarters. A bettor, who is watching at home and utilizing a mobile app, decides to gamble that James will get those assists and rebounds in the final 12 minutes. The wager then gets made before play resumes.

Lakers, Trail Blazers to meet for Summer League title again

W.g. Ramirez, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 11:49pm

Wash. Lather. Rinse. Repeat.

Ref University: NBA spending summer seeking new officials

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 10:01am

It's a half-hour after their game ended and the night is just beginning for referees Ashley Gilpin, Natalie Sago and SirAllen Conner. They've showered, they've changed clothes, but dinner and the bright lights of Las Vegas will have to wait.

Lakers give LeBron a good show, make NBA Summer League semis

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 9:59pm

The Los Angeles Lakers put on a good show for LeBron James.

Morgan Tuck scores 15, Sun beat Lynx 83-64

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 9:27pm

Morgan Tuck had 15 points on Sunday night and the Connecticut Sun pulled even in the WNBA standings with the Minnesota Lynx with an 83-64 win.

Robertson's NBA title ring, other items being auctioned

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 7:48pm

Oscar Robertson's 1971 NBA championship ring is among the basketball Hall of Famer's items being auctioned.

Grizzlies sign second-round pick Carter to multiyear deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 7:47pm

The Memphis Grizzlies have signed second-round pick Jevon Carter to a multiyear deal.

Parker leads Sparks in 99-78 win over Aces

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 6:50pm

Candace Parker had a season-high 34 points and finished one assist shy of a triple double as the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Las Vegas Aces 99-78 on Sunday.

Griner scores 36, Mercury snap 3-game skid 101-82 over Fever

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 5:14pm

Brittney Griner had a season-high 36 points and grabbed 12 boards to help the Phoenix Mercury snap a three-game skid with a 101-82 win over the Indiana Fever on Sunday.

Charles and Boyd help Liberty rout Sky 107-84

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 4:18pm

Tina Charles and the New York Liberty see almost every game as a must-win after digging themselves a massive hole in the first half of the season.

Sykes' scores 12 in 4th quarter, Dream beat Mystics 80-77

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 3:44pm

Brittney Sykes scored 12 of her 17 points in the fourth quarter Sunday to help the Atlanta Dream beat the Washington Mystics 80-77.

NBA Calendar

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 7:33am

NBA Summer League, Las Vegas.

Stewart scores 35, grabs 10 boards; Storm beats Wings 91-84

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 9:28pm

Breanna Stewart had a season-high 35 points, including three 3-pointers, and 20 rebounds to help the Seattle Storm beat the Dallas Wings 91-84 on Saturday night.

Jabari Parker agrees to $40 million, 2-year deal with Bulls

Andrew Seligman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 2:50pm

Jabari Parker and the Chicago Bulls agreed Saturday to a $40 million, two-year contract, bringing the talented and oft-injured forward to his hometown team.

AP source: Cavaliers re-signing F Channing Frye

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 1:47pm

A person familiar with the decision says the Cleveland Cavaliers will re-sign forward Channing Frye for next season.

Dream continue hot shooting, beat Fever 98-74

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 10:35pm

Tiffany Hayes had 16 points, and the balanced Atlanta Dream beat the Indiana Fever 98-74 on Friday night for their third consecutive victory.

Williams powers Sun past Mercury 91-87

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 10:29pm

Courtney Williams had 25 points, including Connecticut's final six, and tied her career high with 10 rebounds to help the Sun hold on for a 91-87 win over the Phoenix Mercury on Friday night.

McBride, Aces beat Lynx 85-77, win fourth in a row

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 9:02pm

Kayla McBride had 24 points, a career-high tying nine assists and seven rebounds to help the Las Vegas Aces beat the Minnesota Lynx 85-77 on Friday night for their fourth straight win.

Nets acquire Faried, Arthur from Nuggets

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 7:42pm

The Brooklyn Nets have acquired forwards Kenneth Faried and Darrell Arthur along with a 2019 first-round pick from the Denver Nuggets.