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Young reaches deal with Warriors

/ Jul 6, 2017

Young reaches deal with Warriors

Veteran guard Nick Young is getting a new start with Golden State, agreeing to a $5.2 million, one-year contract Wednesday with the champion Warriors. Young's agent, Mark Bartelstein, confirmed the deal in a message to AP. Warriors general manager Bob Myers also said the team ...

Hayward to leave Jazz for Celtics

/ Jul 5, 2017

Hayward to leave Jazz for Celtics

Gordon Hayward and Brad Stevens were a couple inches from winning an NCAA championship together at Butler. They are now reuniting, to try for an NBA title. The top remaining free agent in this summer's class is now off the board, with Hayward announcing Tuesday night ...

Billups out of running to be GM of Cavaliers

/ Jul 4, 2017

Billups out of running to be GM of Cavaliers

Chauncey Billups spun away from the Cavaliers. After discussing a lead role in Cleveland's front office, Billups withdrew from consideration Monday. The former All-Star guard had been in discussions with Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert about joining the Eastern Conference champions, but Billups said the "timing ...

Durant reaches deal with Warriors

/ Jul 4, 2017

Durant reaches deal with Warriors

The NBA Finals MVP gladly accepted a pay cut. One day shy of a year after announcing his decision to join the powerhouse Warriors, Kevin Durant took far less than he could have to help make sure they stay winners and chase more championships. KD ...

Walters lands spot on Pistons staff

/ Jul 1, 2017

Walters lands spot on Pistons staff

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Rex Walters has joined the Detroit Pistons as an assistant coach and will work on Stan Van Gundy's staff next season. Walters, 47, served as the Grand Rapids Drive head coach last season, guiding the Pistons' NBA Development League (now known as the NBA G ...

/ Jul 1, 2017

Warriors, Curry to finalize deal: GM

Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers said a contract will be finalized with two-time MVP Stephen Curry once the free agency moratorium ends on Thursday. The Warriors confirmed that in an email to The Associated Press on Friday night. Curry's agent, Jeff Austin of ...

Pacers trade George to Thunder

/ Jul 1, 2017

Pacers trade George to Thunder

Paul George has a new home, and Russell Westbrook has a new star teammate. The Indiana Pacers have agreed to trade George to the Oklahoma City Thunder for Victor Oladipo and Domantas Sabonis, said two people with knowledge of the details. The stunning deal gives ...

Katsuhisa named new Sunrockers head coach

/ Jun 30, 2017

Katsuhisa named new Sunrockers head coach

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The Sunrockers Shibuya have appointed Geoffrey Katsuhisa as their new head coach. The B. League first-division club made the announcement on Thursday. The Sunrockers parted ways with Canadian BT Toews after the team was eliminated by the Kawasaki Brave Thunders in the first round of the ...

Teams plotting moves to land Pacers' George

/ Jun 30, 2017

Teams plotting moves to land Pacers' George

Indiana Pacers forward Paul George is being wooed by several clubs as the NBA prepares for Saturday's start of free agency for the 2017-18 season. Teams can negotiate terms and deals with available talent starting this weekend but there is a moratorium on signing any ...