| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Center Justin Hamilton is poised to become the 12th player under guaranteed contract to the Miami Heat, when his partial guarantee kicks in Friday.
Hamilton, an outside-shooting 7-footer who finished last season with the Heat, has an $816,000...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 5:03 PM
LAS VEGAS — In need of a third point guard, the Orlando Magic are finalizing a free-agent deal with veteran Luke Ridnour, according to a league source with knowledge of the situation.
Ridnour, 33, is expected to back up youngsters Victor Oladipo...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:22 PM
The Lakers are coming off their worst season since moving to Los Angeles, winning only 27 games while All-Star guard Kobe Bryant sat out all but six with multiple injuries.
Despite a miserable campaign, the Lakers were the most profitable franchise in...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Even when you’re a 31-year-old NBA veteran, it’s nice to go somewhere you’re wanted.
That’s how Ben Gordon feels about the Orlando Magic.
Two years removed from being sent from the Detroit Pistons to the Charlotte Bobcats as...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:51 PM
In what is either a prelude to the Miami Heat’s star core remaining intact or a big disappointment for Josh McRoberts and Danny Granger, the Heat agreed to deals with both second-tier free agents Monday, according to multiple reports.
| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:51 AM
Ben Gordon is officially a member of the Orlando Magic.
The team announced Friday morning that it has signed Gordon to a free-agent contract.
Gordon, a 31-year-old shooting guard, signed a two-year, $9 million deal in which the final season is fully...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:59 PM
On June 29, the Los Angeles Clippers waived shooting guard Willie Green.
That wasn't a shock.
What followed was.
Green expected to clear waivers, become an unrestricted free agent and attempt to sign with a title contender.
The Orlando Magic had a...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:23 PM
The Clippers reinforced their bench Wednesday with a pair of journeymen hoping to get their careers on track, signing swingman Chris Douglas-Roberts and forward-center Ekpe Udoh to one-year contracts for the veteran minimum of $1 million.
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:32 PM
Team: Charlotte Bobcats/Hornets
Ownership: Majority owner since March 17, 2010
Records: 115-213 (since March 17, 2010)
Notes: The Bulls legend held minor stakes in the Washington Wizards in 2000-...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 3:09 PM
The Miami Heat added veteran depth to their backcourt Wednesday with the signing of free-agent guard Shannon Brown.
Brown, who turns 29 on Nov. 29, recently was released by the New York Knicks.
The Heat will be the fourth team for the 6-foot-4...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:59 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Chanel Johnson, a senior midfielder on the Hartford women's soccer team, is bashful. She sums up her development over the past four years by saying she's stronger and faster and smarter, and adds that there might even be a noticeable...