RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Professional Basketball

A collection of news and information related to Professional Basketball published by this site and its partners.

Top Professional Basketball Articles

Displaying items 100-110
  • NBA roundup: James to Cleveland picks up steam

    The Sports Xchange NBA roundup: James to Cleveland picks up steam The Cleveland Cavaliers believe LeBron James is listening to their pitch to leave the Miami Heat and return to his home state, ESPN.com reported Monday. Sources told ESPN.com that the...
  • Heat weigh Luol Deng options; Rockets eyeing Chris Bosh

    Heat weigh Luol Deng options; Rockets eyeing Chris Bosh
      Miami Heat President Pat Riley continues to think big. The problem is so do his competitors.   The latest power move by Riley was a Saturday summit at a Chicago hotel with free-agent forward Luol Deng. What made the overture alongside coach Erik...
  • All quiet on Anthony front

    All quiet on Anthony front
    When a tweet from a senior associate athletic director at UCLA moves the NBA free agency needle, it's a slow news day. Carmelo Anthony kept the five teams vying for his services waiting on Sunday, which isn't good for anxious executives or fans...
  • Mavs making progress on keeping Vince Carter

    DALLAS The Dallas Mavericks have at least one more of their own free agents to take care of, and while Vince Carter's deal figures to be the hardest of the bunch to get done, there has been progress. Because of the solid seasons Carter has had as the...
  • Napier bounces back, Ennis leads Heat in summer win

    Napier bounces back, Ennis leads Heat in summer win
       This time Miami Heat first-round acquisition Shabazz Napier got off to a better start, making his first two shots in Sunday's 110-91 summer-league victory over the Brooklyn Nets at the Amway Center, but it was 2013 second-round acquisition James...
  • Ex-Navy star Billy Hurley III denied first PGA win at Greenbrier Classic

    Former Navy star Billy Hurley III, who had a two-shot lead after three rounds in the Greenbrier Classic, shot a 3-over-par 73 in the final round Sunday and fell to a seven-way tie for fourth at 9-under 271. Hurley took the lead in the second round and...
  • ASK IRA: Is NBA legislating 'super teams' into oblivion?

    ASK IRA: Is NBA legislating 'super teams' into oblivion?
    Q: Ira, with the overall salary-cap situation in the NBA and the prevailing talk about mid- to low-tier players having almost an obligation to take less to give their existing teams "flexibility" to sign needed players, are the owners laughing...
  • Sterlings' feud over $2 bln Clippers sale heads to trial

    By Eric Kelsey LOS ANGELES, July 7 (Reuters) - The $2 billion sale of the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers faces a key legal hurdle on Monday as the estranged husband and wife who own the franchise battle in court over control of the team. Shelly Sterling,...
  • Former Gators star Scottie Wilbekin is trying to prove he belongs in the NBA

    Former Gators star Scottie Wilbekin is trying to prove he belongs in the NBA
    The last time point guard Scottie Wilbekin played competitive games inside Amway Center, he and the Florida Gators were fighting for their NCAA Tournament lives. Wilbekin has returned to Amway Center — this time to fight for his basketball future....
  • test

    In the professional debuts of rookies Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton, the Orlando Magic beat the Philadelphia 76ers 83-77 Saturday on the opening day of the Orlando Pro Summer League. Gordon, the fourth pick in last month’s draft, scored seven...
  • Commentary: U.S. is embracing soccer, whether you like it or not

    Commentary: U.S. is embracing soccer, whether you like it or not
    The World Cup comes around every four years and consistently does two things in the United States: It makes soccer briefly mainstream, and it awakens columnists who declare the sport never will be permanently mainstream. But to look at the World Cup...