Thursday, October 9, 2014
Brook Lopez scored 20 points in his return from an injury-shortened season, and Deron Williams also had a strong return from surgery in the Brooklyn Nets' 111-94 victory over Maccabi Tel Aviv on Tuesday night.
Saturday, October 4, 2014
South Korea upset continental champions Iran 79-77 after a frenetic final two minutes to capture Asian Games gold in the men's basketball on Friday.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
Four time NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James, back in a Cavaliers uniform for the first time since a four-year defection to Miami, preached patience in Cleveland on Friday.
Sudanese-born Briton Luol Deng said Friday he forgives Atlanta Hawks executive Danny Ferry for racially charged remarks and hopes the incident can aid the fight against racism in the NBA.
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Basketball's world body insisted its ban on headwear has no “religious connotation” Friday after Qatar's women's team quit the Asian Games because they were not allowed to play in hijab scarves.
Friday, September 26, 2014
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Monday the league will review its policies on domestic violence, trying to head off the kind of crisis now facing the NFL.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
With golden confetti raining on their heads and “Party in the U.S.A” ringing in their ears, it must have been hard for the U.S. basketball players to hear anything.
Monday, September 15, 2014
France came from behind in the final quarter to beat Lithuania 95-93 and win the bronze medal at the Basketball World Cup on Saturday.
Atlanta Hawks chief executive Steve Koonin posted an apology letter on the NBA team's website Saturday, a week after a racism scandal erupted around the Hawks' owner and general manager.