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Georgia Tech adds veteran Mickie DeMoss to Fortner's staff

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 5:29pm

Former Tennessee assistant Mickie DeMoss has joined new Georgia Tech women's basketball coach Nell Fortner as chief of staff.

Kings hire WNBA's Lindsey Harding as assistant coach

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 2:50pm

The Sacramento Kings have hired former WNBA player Lindsey Harding as an assistant and player development coach on Luke Walton's staff.

Raptors' Kyle Lowry has surgery on thumb injured in playoffs

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 8:19am

Kyle Lowry has undergone surgery to repair damaged ligaments in his left thumb, an injury he played through during the last two rounds of Toronto's run to the NBA championship.

T-wolves sign undrafted rookie Naz Reid to multiyear deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 5:03pm

The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed rookie center Naz Reid to a multiyear contract, upgrading the two-way deal they initially gave him before a strong performance for the team's entry in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.

Nneka Ogwumike scores 13 of her 22 points in 3rd, Sparks win

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:48pm

Nneka Ogwumike scored 13 of her 22 points in a decisive third quarter to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Dallas Wings 69-64 on Thursday.

Howard scores career-high 33, Storm close on 10-0 run

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:02pm

Natasha Howard scored a career-high 33 points, Sami Whitcomb made five of Seattle's 12 3-pointers and the Storm closed the game on a 10-0 run to beat the Minnesota Lynx 90-79 on Wednesday night.

Pistons claim F-C Christian Wood off waivers

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:44pm

The Detroit Pistons have claimed Christian Wood off waivers.

Mercury keep Wings winless on the road, 69-64

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 4:22pm

Brittney Griner scored 23 points, including the go-ahead basket with 33.9 seconds left, and the Phoenix Mercury held off the Dallas Wings 69-64 on Wednesday.

Dolson makes late go-ahead basket, Sky top Dream 77-76

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 12:42pm

Diamond DeShields scored 20 of her season-high 22 points in the first half, Stefanie Dolson made a go-ahead layup with 2.3 seconds left and the Chicago Sky beat the Atlanta Dream 77-76 on Wednesday.

Kemba Walker, Enes Kanter join Celtics

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:16am

Enes Kanter took a playful swipe at him.

Bucks sign Thanasis Antetokounmpo, older brother of Giannis

Keith Jenkins, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 8:03pm

The Milwaukee Bucks announced Tuesday that they have signed free agent forward Thanasis Antetokounmpo, the older brother of Bucks forward and NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo.

New Pelicans forward Ingram says he's 'close' to normal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 6:21pm

Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram says he's "pretty close" to resuming normal workouts as he continues to recover from surgery to address a blood clot in his right arm.

Suns re-sign forward Kelly Oubre Jr.

Jose M. Romero, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 6:03pm

Forward Kelly Oubre Jr. re-signed with the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday.

Lynx scoring leader Odyssey Sims appears on DWI charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 3:49pm

Minnesota Lynx scoring leader Odyssey Sims is due back in court in September on drunken driving charges.

Simmons, 76ers agree to $170 million, 5-year deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 3:39pm

The Philadelphia 76ers and All-Star guard Ben Simmons have agreed to a $170 million, five-year contract extension.

WNBA suspends Riquna Williams 10 games for domestic violence

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 2:30pm

Los Angeles Sparks guard Riquna Williams was suspended without pay by the WNBA on Tuesday for 10 games — nearly a third of the season — for a domestic violence incident.

CORRECTS: WNBA suspends Los Angeles Sparks guard Riquna Williams 10 games for domestic violence incident

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 2:24pm

CORRECTS: WNBA suspends Los Angeles Sparks guard Riquna Williams 10 games for domestic violence incident. (Corrects APNewsAlert that said it was the longest suspension in league history )

Kings sign free agent F Richaun Holmes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 1:17pm

The Sacramento Kings have signed free agent forward Richaun Holmes.

Knicks finalize contracts with Marcus Morris, Reggie Bullock

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 1:09pm

The New York Knicks have finalized contracts with Marcus Morris and Reggie Bullock, two of their offseason additions.