| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:07 PM
University of North Carolina's academic fraud scandal has turned toward the basketball program with claims made by former star Rashad McCants telling ESPN that he took bogus courses, rarely went to classes and tutors wrote his term papers. McCants said...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 11:59 AM
The Minnesota Timberwolves scoured the pro and college ranks for their next coach before coming back to the man who helped lead the search: Flip Saunders.
Saunders will return to coach the team he guided to the playoffs eight times, including the 2004...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:12 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers were late in making the first pick of the NBA draft, their dillydallying apparently not related to whom they would select but how they would explain the outfit Andrew Wiggins wore.
"I almost changed my mind when I saw it,"...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:00 AM
On Friday, the Cleveland Cavaliers hired David Blatt as head coach to replace Mike Brown, who was fired in May.
The Lakers are now the only NBA franchise without a coach.
While Blatt was born in Boston, he has never coached in the NBA. He is,...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:51 PM
As the Lakers eagerly wait for Carmelo Anthony to decide with whom he'll sign for next season, Kobe Bryant and Anthony apparently worked out together on Sunday at UCLA.
Bryant and Anthony would be teammates next season if the All-Star forward chooses...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:12 AM
The Lakers were happy to land Julius Randle with the seventh overall pick in last Thursday's NBA Draft.
Oddsmakers may have been looking for more.
Before Thursday, the Lakers were a 40-1 long shot to win the NBA title, according to online oddsmaker...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Minnesota has a whole lot of lakes and quite a few Bruins. Chalk up one more in the Bruins category.
The Timberwolves selected UCLA product Zach LaVine with the 13th pick of the NBA draft on Thursday, and he joins Kevin Love, Luc Mbah a Moute and...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:22 PM
The Lakers are a week away from their reward for an unforgettably rough season.
Philadelphia, Milwaukee and tons of other teams can also start replenishing their roster in next Thursday's NBA draft after unspeakably bad seasons.
This is all...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:00 PM
On Thursday, the Minnesota Timberwolves "hired" Flip Saunders, who is already their president of basketball operations, as head coach.
According to Yahoo Sports, the Utah Jazz has a deal in place with former Lakers assistant Quin Snyder to fill its head...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 9:16 AM
Flip Saunders is about to become a jack-of-all-trades for the Minnesota Timberwolves, adding head coach to his front-office responsibilities.
Saunders, the team president and a part-owner, confirmed to ESPN.com that he will take over a team that went...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 8:53 AM
Minnesota Timberwolves president and head coach Flip Saunders told Minneapolis-St. Paul radio station KFAN on Saturday that All-Star forward Kevin Love does not have a right to be frustrated.
Love, who has never been in the playoffs during his six years...