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Cavs looking over trade after Thomas has physical

/ Aug 27, 2017

Cavs looking over trade after Thomas has physical

The blockbuster trade involving Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas has hit a snag. It remains to be seen if it's a major one. The Cleveland Cavaliers are doing a "deep and thorough" review of the deal that sent Irving to the Boston Celtics for Thomas and ...

More Manu: Ginobili returning for 16th season with Spurs

/ Aug 25, 2017

More Manu: Ginobili returning for 16th season with Spurs

Manu Ginobili is returning for his 16th season with the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs re-signed the 40-year-old Argentine guard Thursday. Terms of the deal weren't disclosed. Ginobili will become the eighth player in NBA history to spend his entire career with one team and play ...

Irving to don No. 11 jersey with Celtics

/ Aug 24, 2017

Irving to don No. 11 jersey with Celtics

Newly acquired guard Kyrie Irving will wear No. 11 in Boston because the Celtics already have retired the numbers he wore in college and with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Irving wore No. 11 at two New Jersey high schools before switching to No. 1 at Duke. ...

Cavs trade Irving to Celtics for Thomas and others

/ Aug 23, 2017

Cavs trade Irving to Celtics for Thomas and others

Kyrie Irving was tired of being teammates with LeBron James. Now he has to figure out how to beat him. Cleveland's All-Star guard, who asked owner Dan Gilbert to trade him earlier this summer, was dealt Tuesday night to the Boston Celtics for fellow All-Star Isaiah ...

NBA investigating Lakers amid George tampering allegation

/ Aug 22, 2017

NBA investigating Lakers amid George tampering allegation

The NBA is investigating whether the Los Angeles Lakers tampered with All-Star forward Paul George while he was under contract with the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers asked the league to open the probe. The story was first reported by veteran NBA writer and longtime former Japan ...

Celtics to retire Pierce's No. 34

/ Aug 19, 2017

Celtics to retire Pierce's No. 34

The Boston Celtics will retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 during their Feb. 11 game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. The longtime Celtics forward will be the 22nd player so honored — the first since 2003. Pierce was drafted by Boston in 1998 and played 15 seasons for ...

Durant says he will not go to White House to visit Trump

/ Aug 19, 2017

Durant says he will not go to White House to visit Trump

If the Golden State Warriors are invited to the White House, Kevin Durant said he will not visit with President Donald Trump to celebrate the team's 2017 championship. Durant was honored in his hometown of Seat Pleasant, Maryland, and the 2017 NBA Finals MVP told ...