Nets Grab Texas Big Man Allen With 22nd Draft PickBrooklyn selected big man Jarrett Allen from Texas with the 22nd pick of the NBA draft on Thursday night, taking a one-and-done freshman who blossomed at the end of his only season with the Longhorns.
Ice Cube Has Big Expectations For His 3-On-3 LeagueWhen the Big3 basketball league debuts on Sunday in New York, it will not be a bunch of former players going through the motions. League founder Ice Cube expects them to be going all out.
WNBA Bringing Back All-Star 3-Point ContestThe WNBA is bringing back its 3-point contest to the All-Star Game. For the first time since 2009, the league will have a 3-point shootout during halftime of the game on July 22 in Seattle.
Celtics Trade No. 1 Overall Draft Pick To 76ersThe Boston Celtics have traded the No. 1 pick in this week's NBA draft to the Philadelphia 76ers.
Lonzo Ball's Draft Stock Stays Strong With Lakers WatchingThe UCLA product with preternatural court vision is among the most intriguing prospects in the NBA draft this week.
Taurasi Breaks WNBA Career Scoring RecordDiana Taurasi of the Mercury became the WNBA's career scoring leader, passing Tina Thompson's mark of 7,488 points on Sunday against Los Angeles. It took Taurasi only 13 seasons to reach the achievement.
NCAA Extends Coaches' Boxes As Part Of Rules Change PackageThe NCAA's playing rules oversight panel will give college basketball coaches more room to roam next season after approving an extension of the coaches' boxes from 28 to 38 feet.
Gray & Ogwumike Lead Sparks Past Wings 97-87Chelsea Gray scored 24 points, Nneka Ogwumike added 21 points and the Sparks beat the Wings by a score of 97-87 on Tuesday night. The Wings were just 4-of-17 shooting in the first quarter.
29 NBA Teams Start Chasing Champion WarriorsThe alarm was sounded by LeBron James soon after the NBA Finals ended, and everyone around the league (except Golden State) surely agreed. The Warriors are a problem. And they're probably going to stay that way.
Former NBA Player Dennis Rodman Visits North KoreaFormer NBA player Dennis Rodman has arrived in North Korea on his first visit since President Donald Trump took office.
Warriors Beat Cavs 129-120 To Win NBA TitleDurant capped his spectacular first season with the Warriors by bringing home that coveted NBA championship he joined Golden State last July so determined to get, scoring 39 points in a fast-and-furious, Finals-clinching 129-120 victory over LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers
LeBron Would Want Magic & Jordan On 3-Man TeamLeBron James most likely won't be playing in the new 3-on-3 competition at the Olympics. It's even less likely that Michael Jordan or Magic Johnson will participate. But that trio would be, let's just say, formidable.