Saturday, August 9, 2014
U.S. star forward Kevin Durant has pulled out of the 2014 FIBA World Cup, saying he is “mentally drained” from a long NBA regular season and playoff.
Thursday, August 7, 2014
The NBA champion San Antonio Spurs have hired Becky Hammon as an assistant coach, making her the second female to join a regular season coaching staff.
Saturday, August 2, 2014
Manu Ginobili walked off the court in June an NBA champion.
Indiana Pacers star Paul George suffered an apparently severe lower right leg injury on Friday in a United States intra-squad scrimmage in preparation for the Basketball World Cup.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his attempt to block the US$2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.
Monday, July 28, 2014
Minnesota Timberwolves star forward Kevin Love, being sought in trade deals by several NBA clubs, will not play for the United States in this year's Basketball World Cup.
Sunday, July 27, 2014
NBA All-Star guard John Wall was added Friday to the U.S. squad for a pre-World Cup training camp while Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Lakers withdrew from 2014 national team duty.
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Taiwanese-American basketball star Jeremy Lin (林書豪) will wear the No. 17 jersey as a Los Angeles Lakers guard in the new NBA season, a change that he described as an exciting “fresh start.”
Visiting National Basketball Association (NBA) superstar Lebron James yesterday called on local young hoop talents to set goals and accomplish them step by step, a move that will ultimately help them accomplish their basketball dreams.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Orlando's Victor Oladipo and Utah's Trey Burke were among 13 players named Tuesday to a USA Select squad that will help train America's Basketball World Cup squad of NBA stars.