| Sep 2, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The deadline for the Lakers to use the "stretch" provision on Steve Nash passed over the weekend.
The 40-year-old point guard is heading into his third year with the team, earning $9.7 million for the 2014-15 season.
Had the Lakers waived Nash prior...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Swish! Actress Gabrielle Union has married basketball star Dwyane Wade.
The "Being Mary Jane" star and the Miami Heat point guard wed Saturday at Chateau Artisan castle in Miami, according to the New York Times.
The nuptials, which featured a...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Kevin Love was the latest All-Star to bail on his club, forcing a trade and ending up on Team LeBron.
Which star will break a city's heart?
Love demanded that Minnesota move him, warning the Timberwolves that was not going to re-sign...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Winning the FIBA World Cup won't be the biggest challenge for Team USA. Putting the basketball team together, now that was the hard part.
LeBron James, Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony all said no thanks. Paul George broke his leg in a scrimmage. Blake...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:34 PM
NEW YORK — Sitting next to the Team USA bench during Wednesday night's exhibition game, Bulls guard Derrick Rose heard fans at Madison Square Garden chant his name several times. He was disappointed he didn't play against the Dominican Republic, but...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 7:05 AM
He was speaking for himself, but also for those who toil in similar anonymity.
Because the veteran NBA talent evaluator wanted to make clear that this is not how it works, no matter what Atlanta Hawks General Manager Danny Ferry said/inferred/...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Every player reaches some kind of crossroads, and Magic forward Tobias Harris is looking both ways as he steps into the 2014-15 season.
Harris will get an idea how the Magic value him, perhaps before the regular season begins. The deadline for rookie-...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: What are the chances Miami signs Andray Blatche? -- Marshall.
A: If it were up to me (and it never is), it would be a no-brainer. Frankly, I think a lot of it would be up to Blatche, a willingness to buy into the Heat system and accept a minimal...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 3:25 PM
BARCELONA, Spain — Yes, Tom Thibodeau has left USA Basketball's hotel, dining one night near the Mediterranean Sea with other team personnel.
So, no, he isn't pulling the curtains on his room shut tight, poring over film of Tuesday's...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Regardless of whether or not the Bulls use their 16th and 19th picks in Thursday's NBA draft, drafting well never has been more essential.
General manager Gar Forman said at last month's draft combine that if the Bulls "want to try to create more cap...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:17 PM
When Carmelo Anthony was 8 years old, he moved from Brooklyn to Baltimore and struggled fitting in enough that the memories still affect him as a grown man.
Kiyan Carmelo Anthony, Carmelo's son, turned 7 in March.
Those seemingly insignificant bits of...