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Knicks to send Chandler back to Mavs in trade

Jun 26, 2014

Knicks to send Chandler back to Mavs in trade

The Mavericks and New York Knicks agreed Wednesday to a six-player trade that returns center Tyson Chandler to Dallas three years after he helped win a championship only to leave right away in free agency. The Mavericks sent guards Jose Calderon, Shane Larkin and ...

Jun 26, 2014

Lang joins Jazz as assistant coach

The Utah Jazz have hired former Mitsubishi Diamond Dolphins head coach Antonio Lang as an assistant coach, the NBA team announced earlier this week. Lang, 42, will work under new head coach Quin Snyder, who takes over a team that had the worst record ...

LeBron to opt out of Heat contract

Jun 25, 2014

LeBron to opt out of Heat contract

LeBron James delivered his message loud and clear, without actually saying a word. He’s willing to leave Miami, if that’s what it will take to win more championships. And what happens next will likely be up to not just the Heat, but Dwyane Wade ...

Jun 23, 2014

Knicks 'Melo intends to opt out of contract

Carmelo Anthony is putting himself on the free agent market. Anthony has informed the New York Knicks of his long-expected plans, two people with knowledge of the details said Sunday. Anthony had until Monday to terminate the final year of his contract. He filed ...

Jun 22, 2014

Kawachi appointed to JBA board

by Ed Odeven

Toshimitsu Kawachi, the commissioner of the bj-league since its establishment in 2004, on Saturday was appointed to the Japan Basketball Association board, which has been tasked with forming the new, tentatively named P League for the 2016-17 season. To take a step forward, the ...

Jun 22, 2014

Melo wants quick decision on future

New York Knicks star forward Carmelo Anthony wants his future decided “sooner rather than later,” he said Saturday, but gave no sign of whether he will quit the team. Anthony, 30, has until Monday to tell the Knicks whether he will become a free ...

Cavaliers hire Blatt as head coach

Jun 21, 2014

Cavaliers hire Blatt as head coach

David Blatt went overseas to chase his basketball dreams. He’s coming back to fulfill them. One of Europe’s top coaches, Blatt was hired Friday by the Cleveland Cavaliers, who ended a sweeping, 39-day search with an out-of-the-box selection they hope changes their fortunes. American-born, ...

Jun 19, 2014

Wisman returns to Tochigi Brex

Thomas Wisman, a former Japan national team men’s coach, was named Link Tochigi Brex’s head coach for the 2014-15 season, the NBL club announced on Thursday. The 65-year-old American guided the Brex to a JBL championship during the 2008-09 season. He also coached the ...