The Golden State Warriors hit an unexpected obstacle on their quest for a record 73 wins, blowing a 17-point lead and losing 124-117 in overtime to the last-place Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday.
Breanna Stewart and UConn stand alone. Geno Auriemma, too, after another flawless season by the dominating Huskies.
Shaquille O'Neal, Allen Iverson and Yao Ming are among 10 members of the class of 2016 who will be enshrined in basketball's Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame in September, it was announced Monday.
Basketball legend Dikembe Mutombo on Tuesday hailed the induction of "best friend" Yao Ming into the NBA Hall of Fame and urged more Asians to follow the Chinese star's lead.
The Villanova Wildcats clinched victory in U.S. college basketball's championship game on Monday after junior guard Kris Jenkins sunk a buzzer-beating three-pointer to seal a 77-74 win over North Carolina.
Stephen Curry scored 39 points and the Golden State Warriors bounced back from their first regular-season home loss in more than 14 months by beating the Portland Trail Blazers 136-111 on Sunday to tie the mark for the second-most wins in a season.
The dominant Chicago Bulls team of 1995-96 would sweep the NBA's current kings Golden State in a seven-game series, Hall of Famer and former Bulls point guard Scottie Pippen said.
The San Antonio Spurs got exactly what they were hoping for against the Toronto Raptors -- a scare.
The Golden State Warriors' record-setting home winning streak ended Friday as the Boston Celtics defeated the reigning NBA champions 109-106.
LeBron James scored 24 points to move into 12th place on the NBA's career scoring list as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Brooklyn Nets 107-87 on Thursday night.