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/ Oct 21, 2017

Jenny Boucek joins Kings coaching staff

The Sacramento Kings named former WNBA player and coach Jenny Boucek as an assistant coach for player development on Friday. Boucek joins the San Antonio Spurs' Becky Hammon as the only women currently working as assistant coaches in the NBA. Boucek was to be on the ...

Hornets' Nicolas Batum tears ligament in right elbow

/ Oct 6, 2017

Hornets' Nicolas Batum tears ligament in right elbow

Charlotte Hornets shooting guard Nicolas Batum will miss at least six to eight weeks after tearing a ligament in his right elbow, the NBA club said Thursday. The French guard could miss even more playing time with the injury that occurred 34 seconds after the ...

Cavaliers expect Thomas won't be able to play until January

/ Sep 26, 2017

Cavaliers expect Thomas won't be able to play until January

With every passing day, Cavaliers guard Isaiah Thomas feels more like himself. "I'm getting stronger," he said. The All-Star point guard, acquired from the Celtics this summer, has made progress with his hip injury, and the Cavaliers expect him to be playing games by January. After doing ...

Durant sorry for 'idiotic' Twitter shot at Thunder

/ Sep 20, 2017

Durant sorry for 'idiotic' Twitter shot at Thunder

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant apologized on Tuesday for exchanges with fans on Twitter about his departure from Oklahoma City Thunder, branding his comments "childish" and "idiotic." Durant, who was speaking while appearing on a Tech Crunch panel in San Francisco, said he regretted ...

Pelicans finalize deal with guard Allen

/ Sep 16, 2017

Pelicans finalize deal with guard Allen

The New Orleans Pelicans signed free-agent guard Tony Allen on Friday. A person familiar with the contract says it's worth $2.3 million for one year. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because financial terms have not been disclosed. The source ...

Kings' Randolph pleads no contest to drug charge

/ Sep 14, 2017

Kings' Randolph pleads no contest to drug charge

Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph was sentenced to community service on Wednesday in connection with an incident that saw him charged with marijuana possession. With his no-contest plea, the 36-year-old Randolph had the charge against him reduced to delaying an officer. The 36-year-old was arrested last ...

Irving says trade request about reaching potential

/ Sep 2, 2017

Irving says trade request about reaching potential

Kyrie Irving, who requested a trade out of Cleveland in July, said Friday that he hasn't spoken to LeBron James since he joined the Boston Celtics. But the four time NBA All-Star Irving said there are no bad feelings and that the reason he wanted ...

/ Aug 29, 2017

Rockets pitch in to help Hurricane Harvey victims

The Houston Rockets have donated $4 million to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey which has caused devastating flooding in the city, the team announced on Monday. "Our hearts are heavy seeing the devastation that so many of our friends, family and neighbors are experiencing," ...

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 ...

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 ...