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Ogunbowale hits late 3, Wings beat Sun 74-73

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 26th - 8:20pm

Arike Ogunbowale made a late go-ahead 3-pointer and finished with 23 points to help the Dallas Wings beat the Connecticut Sun 74-73 on Wednesday night.

Lynx scoring leader Sims facing drunken driving charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 26th - 6:18pm

Minnesota Lynx scoring leader Odyssey Sims was arrested this month on suspicion of drunken driving.

Raptors' Marc Gasol accept one-year player option

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 26th - 3:14pm

Toronto Raptors center Marc Gasol accepted a one-year player option Wednesday for next season.

Mystics beat Sky 81-74, sweep 4-game road swing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 26th - 2:34pm

Elena Delle Donne had 22 points and seven rebounds, Ariel Atkins added 14 points, six rebounds and five steals and the Washington Mystics beat the Chicago Sky 81-74 on Wednesday.

Oklahoma State adds Dutch forward Hidde Roessink

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 26th - 11:47am

Oklahoma State announced Wednesday it has added Dutch basketball player Hidde Roessink to its 2019 recruiting class.

Aces close on 7-1 run, beat short-handed Storm 60-56

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:14pm

Liz Cambage had 14 points and 13 rebounds, A'ja Wilson added 12 points, eight boards and three blocks, and the Las Vegas Aces used a closing 7-1 run to beat the short-handed Seattle Storm 60-56 on Tuesday night.

Lynx hold off Fever 78-74 after losing 22-point lead

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 7:19pm

Odyssey Sims scored 25 points, including two free throws with 29.1 seconds left, and the Minnesota Lynx held off the Indiana Fever 78-74 on Tuesday night despite blowing a 22-point lead.

Timberwolves hire Pablo Prigioni as assistant coach

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 2:33pm

The Minnesota Timberwolves have hired Pablo Prigioni as an assistant coach, after the native of Argentina spent last season on staff with the Brooklyn Nets.

Raptors president 'confident' Leonard will return to champs

Ian Harrison, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 2:09pm

Still absorbing the magnitude of his team's accomplishment, Raptors President Masai Ujiri is confident Kawhi Leonard and the rest of Toronto's core will reunite next season in a bid for another title.

Teary-eyed Antetokounmpo wins NBA MVP honors

Beth Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:53pm

The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA Finals.

Hawks trade Kent Bazemore to Trail Blazers for Evan Turner

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:35pm

The Atlanta Hawks have traded Kent Bazemore to the Portland Trail Blazers for Evan Turner is a swap of high-priced players heading into the final year of their contracts.

Ex-Sacramento Kings exec gets 7 years for siphoning $13.4M

Samantha Maldonado, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 5:46pm

A former top Sacramento Kings executive was sentenced Monday to seven years in prison for siphoning $13.4 million from the team.

The Latest: Giannis Antetokounmpo wins NBA MVP honor

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 5:30pm

The Latest on the NBA Awards show in Santa Monica, California (all times local):

Warriors GM to meet soon with Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:09pm

Golden State general manager Bob Myers plans to meet with both Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson ahead of the start of free agency this weekend.

Pistons owner forming joint venture to redevelop Palace area

Noah Trister, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:47pm

Pistons owner Tom Gores and Schostak Brothers & Co. are forming a joint venture to redevelop The Palace of Auburn Hills and its surrounding land and the arena is expected to be demolished.

NBA fines Knicks $50,000 over feud with New York Daily News

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 1:06pm

The NBA fined the New York Knicks $50,000 on Monday for violating media rules by not allowing the New York Daily News to cover one of the team's news conferences.

Ex-Kentucky center Dorie Harrison transferring to Lipscomb

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:23am

Former Kentucky center Dorie Harrison is transferring to Lipscomb.

Dikembe Mutombo records Ebola messages for US officials

Mike Stobbe, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:14am

Unable to send disease fighters to help battle one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history, U.S. health officials are turning to basketball hall of famer Dikembe Mutombo for help.

Loyd, Howard lift Storm past Fever 65-61

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 7:28pm

Jewell Loyd scored 21 points, including the go-ahead basket with 24.6 seconds left, to lift the Seattle Storm to a 65-61 win over the Indiana Fever on Sunday.