Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Kevin Durant, the NBA's leading scorer of this decade and the reigning MVP, will likely miss the first six to eight weeks of the season after fracturing a bone in his right foot.
Monday, October 13, 2014
The NBA got what it came to Rio de Janeiro for: a marquee preseason game, superstars like LeBron James and Dwayne Wade on show, and the flavor of the beachfront city that will host the Olympic Games in two years.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
The beaches and glamour of Rio de Janeiro haven't yet convinced LeBron James that he should come back in two years for a shot at a third Olympic gold medal.
Saturday, October 11, 2014
They don't get any bigger than LeBron James — except when you're in Brazil, where the attention paid to Anderson Varejao shades his NBA superstar teammate.
Friday, October 10, 2014
Jamel McLean's score at the buzzer gave ALBA Berlin a 94-93 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday, handing the NBA champion a dramatic defeat in its first preseason game.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Brook Lopez scored 20 points in his return from an injury-shortened season, and Deron Williams also had a strong return from surgery in the Brooklyn Nets' 111-94 victory over Maccabi Tel Aviv on Tuesday night.
Saturday, October 4, 2014
South Korea upset continental champions Iran 79-77 after a frenetic final two minutes to capture Asian Games gold in the men's basketball on Friday.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
Four time NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James, back in a Cavaliers uniform for the first time since a four-year defection to Miami, preached patience in Cleveland on Friday.
Sudanese-born Briton Luol Deng said Friday he forgives Atlanta Hawks executive Danny Ferry for racially charged remarks and hopes the incident can aid the fight against racism in the NBA.
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Basketball's world body insisted its ban on headwear has no “religious connotation” Friday after Qatar's women's team quit the Asian Games because they were not allowed to play in hijab scarves.