Generator fire scraps first NBA game in the country in 16 years
(MEXICO CITY) — The start of the game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves has been delayed because of smoky conditions inside the Mexico City arena.
(NEW YORK) — Paul Pierce will be out two to four weeks with a broken bone in his right hand, the biggest loss yet for the injury-plagued Brooklyn Nets.
The team said Monday that Pierce had been diagnosed with a non-displaced fracture of the third metacarpal of his right, shooting hand. He was hurt Friday in the first half of a loss …
League says Kidd intentionally spilled his Coke to stop the game when he was out of timeouts
Iman Shumpert’s zeroes point to a larger problem with the team
(MINNEAPOLIS) — The Minnesota Timberwolves have finalized the trade that sends Derrick Williams to Sacramento for Luc Mbah a Moute.
The deal was finished on Tuesday. Williams was the No. 2 overall draft pick in 2011. But he wasn’t a good fit for Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman’s system and had played sparingly through the first 16 …
The Lakers signed the 15-time All-Star to a two year extension worth a reported $48.5 million
Bulls fan or not, the NBA just got way less interesting
(LOS ANGELES) — The Los Angeles Lakers have signed All-Star guard Kobe Bryant to a 2-year contract extension.
General manager Mitch Kupchak made the announcement Monday, ending speculation that Bryant could end up with another team after this season. Kupchak said the team’s priority was to have Bryant finish his career as a …
(CHICAGO) — Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is out for the season.
The team said Monday that Rose had successful surgery to repair a torn medial meniscus in his right knee.
Rose was hurt Friday night at Portland.
The 2011 NBA MVP missed all of last season after tearing a ligament in his left knee in Chicago’s 2012 playoff …
(COLLEGE PARK, Md.) — President Barack Obama and the first family checked out an early-season basketball matchup Sunday between Oregon State University and the University of Maryland.
The Obama were greeted by applause and …
Guard William ‘Bull’ Bullard narrowly avoided serious injury when the backboard collapsed during a game in Honduras
(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — Bobcats president of basketball operations Rod Higgins said head coach Steve Clifford remains hospitalized after being admitted late Thursday night because he was not feeling well.
Higgins said in a release Friday that “as a precaution (Clifford) was held overnight and is undergoing additional tests.”