| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:19 PM
The Miami Heat will face a familiar face before playing for real this coming season, with the preseason schedule released Tuesday featuring the previously announced Oct. 11 exhibition against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Rio de Janeiro.
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:50 PM
DALLAS The Dallas Mavericks made it official Tuesday morning when they signed forward Al-Farouq Aminu to a two-year contract worth $2.1 million.
Aminu's signing gives the Mavericks 14 players with guaranteed contracts. The Mavericks have room for one...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:15 PM
Byron Scott will take over as Lakers coach, replacing Mike D'Antoni who resigned in April, but who will join Scott on his bench?
Currently the Lakers have Johnny Davis, hired under D'Antoni last summer, still under contract for the coming season....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Anthony Davis is a lot like most 21-year-olds when it comes to how he prefers to spend his time away from work.
"When I do get a little bit of downtime, I try to really sleep, watch movies. I definitely just try to get in my sleep as much as possible,"...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 9:13 AM
The New Orleans Pelicans agreed to one-year deals with guard Jimmer Fredette and forward Darius Miller, multiple media outlets reported Friday.
Fredette finished last season with the Bulls after he was released in March by the Sacramento Kings. He...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Trevor Ariza will join the Houston Rockets as part of a three-team trade also involving the New Orleans Pelicans and Washington Wizards.
Houston will send center Omer Asik, forward Omri Casspi and cash considerations to New Orleans.
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:21 AM
USA basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo confirmed the 19-player roster for the national team, headlined by 2012 gold medalists Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kevin Love and Anthony Davis.
The roster for the 2014 USA World Cup Team will be selected from...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:17 PM
The Lakers signed rookie forward Julius Randle on Sunday, securing the seventh overall pick in last month's NBA draft to a deal potentially worth approximately $13.5 million.
The deal is for four years, with the Lakers holding options for the third...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 4:20 PM
Forward Trevor Ariza agreed to a four-year, $32 million deal with the Houston Rockets, USA Today reported Saturday.
Ariza spent the past two seasons with the Washington Wizards. He played with the Rockets in 2009-10 when he averaged a career-best 14.9...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Before anyone ever cared where I would play basketball, I was a kid from Northeast Ohio.
That little boy grew up before our misty eyes Friday, LeBron James winning over legions of fans with a 952-word essay that told the world he was returning to...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:39 PM
The four-year, $32 million agreement between the Orlando Magic and power forward Channing Frye will become more friendly to the team's payroll figure as Frye's tenure progresses.
According to an industry source with knowledge of the agreement, the Magic...