Minnesota's Wiggins considers contract deal without agent 2017-09-23T05:36:49Z 2017-09-22T19:46:11Z 2017-09-23T05:36:49Z Andrew Wiggins says he feels good about a max contract offer that is sitting in front of him with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Knicks expect Carmelo Anthony at training camp next week 2017-09-22T22:11:37Z 2017-09-22T14:15:53Z 2017-09-22T22:11:37Z The New York Knicks expect Carmelo Anthony at training camp when they report next week.
Camp time! Warriors, Wolves prepare to open training camp 2017-09-22T19:32:34Z 2017-09-22T07:55:35Z 2017-09-22T19:32:34Z After one of the busiest offseasons in recent memory, the NBA is getting ready to ramp up again. Shaq to back Democrat after GOP Christie endorsement in '13 2017-09-22T14:09:12Z 2017-09-21T13:16:08Z 2017-09-22T14:09:12Z New Jersey native and former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal is backing Democrat Phil Murphy in this year's contest to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie. NBA refs can rule reckless closeouts as flagrants or techs 2017-09-22T05:27:22Z 2017-09-21T22:05:49Z 2017-09-22T05:27:22Z NBA referees will be able to call flagrant or technical fouls on defenders who dangerously close on jump shooters without allowing them space to land this season.
Nebraska fires athletic director after 5 years 2017-09-22T00:01:23Z 2017-09-21T19:05:36Z 2017-09-22T00:00:09Z Nebraska has fired athletic director Shawn Eichorst, abruptly ending a five-year tenure and citing a failure to improve "on-field performance" by the Cornhuskers.
NHL taps new market, plays 1st preseason game in China 2017-09-21T22:30:28Z 2017-09-21T16:45:11Z 2017-09-21T22:30:25Z In Shanghai, the Los Angeles Kings beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 in first NHL preseason game played in China. Alan Anderson working out, hoping for 1 more NBA call 2017-09-21T22:15:40Z 2017-09-21T19:35:12Z 2017-09-21T22:15:40Z NBA veteran Alan Anderson is working out in Las Vegas and hoping for one more call, preferably from his hometown Minnesota Timberwolves. Dallas, Houston, Philly join Overwatch esports league 2017-09-20T16:15:39Z 2017-09-20T15:46:14Z 2017-09-20T16:15:24Z Teams from Dallas, Houston and Philadelphia have joined the inaugural season of the esports Overwatch League.
Man testifies in trial over NBA players assault 2017-09-20T05:42:41Z 2017-09-19T21:38:00Z 2017-09-20T05:42:41Z Testimony at the aggravated assault trial of NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris has resumed with the testimony of a man the brothers are accused of beating. Wings' Allisha Gray wins WNBA Rookie of the Year award 2017-09-20T04:27:06Z 2017-09-19T15:42:31Z 2017-09-20T04:27:05Z Dallas Wings guard Allisha Gray is the WNBA Rookie of the Year. Irving: No cares about LeBron's feelings when leaving Cavs 2017-09-19T15:33:50Z 2017-09-18T18:51:45Z 2017-09-19T15:33:42Z New Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving says he doesn't care if anyone took it personally that he left Cleveland, even Cavaliers star LeBron James.
Center Plumlee returning to Nuggets on 3-year, $41M deal 2017-09-19T03:55:36Z 2017-09-18T17:11:47Z 2017-09-19T03:55:36Z Restricted free agent center Mason Plumlee has agreed to return to the Denver Nuggets on a three-year, $41 million deal.
NBA players go on trial in 2015 Phoenix assault 2017-09-19T01:52:17Z 2017-09-18T07:44:54Z 2017-09-19T01:52:15Z Opening statements will begin Monday for the trial of NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris, who allegedly assaulted a man outside a Phoenix recreation center two years ago.
Slovenia beats Serbia 93-85 to win Eurobasket title 2017-09-17T22:51:17Z 2017-09-17T21:31:08Z 2017-09-17T22:51:17Z Slovenia has won its first European basketball championship by defeating Serbia 93-85 behind 35 points by Goran Dragic.
Candace Parker helps Sparks beat Mercury 86-72 in Game 2 2017-09-15T15:32:37Z 2017-09-15T12:59:02Z 2017-09-15T15:31:45Z Candace Parker had 24 points and 13 rebounds _ showing no effects of an ankle injury _ to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Phoenix Mercury 86-72 in Game 2 of the WNBA semifinal series.
Tennessee plans to 'restore visibility' of Lady Vols brand 2017-09-14T23:49:42Z 2017-09-14T20:32:07Z 2017-09-14T23:49:41Z Tennessee athletic director John Currie announces plan to 'restore prominence' of Lady Vols brand for all women's sports.
Lynx center Sylvia Fowles selected WNBA MVP 2017-09-14T23:40:07Z 2017-09-14T22:28:27Z 2017-09-14T23:40:07Z Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles has been named the WNBA's most valuable player.
Marbury hopes to finish off career back in NBA 2017-09-14T22:33:25Z 2017-09-14T05:57:53Z 2017-09-14T22:33:12Z Stephon Marbury hopes to finish off his basketball career back in the NBA.
NCAA title game top scorer Booth returns healthy for Nova 2017-09-14T18:21:10Z 2017-09-14T16:43:13Z 2017-09-14T18:20:49Z Villanova guard Phil Booth is healthy and ready to play after missing almost all of last season with a knee injury.
LeBron James congratulates Indians on 21-game winning streak 2017-09-14T13:50:43Z 2017-09-14T03:27:56Z 2017-09-14T13:50:41Z Cavaliers star LeBron James has congratulated the Cleveland Indians on their record-setting winning streak. Phoenix trial begins for NBA players accused of assault 2017-09-14T02:31:10Z 2017-09-13T07:47:39Z 2017-09-14T02:30:35Z A trial will start Wednesday for NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris, who allegedly assaulted a man outside a Phoenix recreation center two years ago.
Kings' Zach Randolph gets community service after LA arrest 2017-09-14T01:28:29Z 2017-09-14T01:18:09Z 2017-09-14T01:28:28Z Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph has been sentenced to community service after being charged with marijuana possession and resisting arrest following an incident last month at a Los Angeles housing project. Stars turn out to push for donations for hurricane relief 2017-09-13T18:12:09Z 2017-09-12T16:48:11Z 2017-09-13T18:12:09Z A hurricane relief benefit, originally planned to help victims of Harvey but expanded because of Hurricane Irma, will air on major broadcast networks Tuesday night. Lakers to retire Kobe Bryant's 2 jersey numbers in December 2017-09-13T16:02:09Z 2017-09-13T00:37:14Z 2017-09-13T16:02:09Z The Lakers will retire Bryant's No. 8 and No. 24 in a ceremony Dec. 18 during their game against Golden State.
Sparks rally to beat Phoenix 79-66 in WNBA playoff opener 2017-09-13T14:41:51Z 2017-09-13T12:57:38Z 2017-09-13T14:41:51Z Los Angeles opened defense of their WNBA championship with a 79-66 victory over the Phoenix in Game 1 of the semifinals. Charles Oakley sues Knicks owners, claiming defamation 2017-09-12T21:52:26Z 2017-09-12T15:07:51Z 2017-09-12T21:52:26Z Former New York Knicks star Charles Oakley has sued the team's owners, saying he was defamed when they claimed he committed assault and was an alcoholic.
AP Video: Players test out first WNBA video game 2017-09-12T19:32:04Z 2017-09-12T06:57:59Z 2017-09-12T19:31:23Z AP Video: New York Liberty test out first WNBA video game.
The Latest: Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 storm 2017-09-11T07:22:49Z 2017-09-10T11:04:14Z 2017-09-11T07:22:49Z With Hurricane Irma closing in on Florida, the storm's bands are already lashing parts of the state.
Jackson's huge day lifts No. 17 Louisville past UNC 47-35 2017-09-09T22:12:01Z 2017-09-09T22:07:32Z 2017-09-09T22:12:00Z Reigning Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson accounted for 525 total yards and six touchdowns to help No. 17 Louisville pull away late and beat North Carolina 47-35 on Saturday.
McGrady, Lobo, Self and McGraw headline Hall of Fame class 2017-09-09T19:31:56Z 2017-09-08T18:46:56Z 2017-09-09T19:31:22Z Former NBA star Tracy McGrady and Kansas coach Bill Self are part of a class of 11 basketball greats being inducted Friday into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
Video Clip: Thousands of Long Island residents still without power - Disaster tourists seek firsthand look at NY's storm-ravaged neighborhoods, annoying some