Oakley arraigned on charges from Madison Square Garden incident

Oakley arraigned on charges from Madison Square Garden incident

NEW YORK — Charles Oakley appeared at a Manhattan criminal court Tuesday morning for an arraignment hearing stemming from a series of misdemeano...

April 11th, 2017 |  


NBA bans Knicks’ Joakim Noah 20 games for drug violation

NBA bans Knicks’ Joakim Noah 20 games for drug violation

Joakim Noah of the New York Knicks was suspended 20 games without pay for violating the league’s anti-drug policy.He tested positive for a subst...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Jerry Krause, Bulls’ GM during 1990s dynasty, dies at 77

Jerry Krause, Bulls’ GM during 1990s dynasty, dies at 77

CHICAGO — Jerry Krause, the Chicago Bulls’ general manager during their 1990s dynasty that saw them capture six NBA championships with Mic...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Rare air: Dirk Nowitzki becomes sixth player to top 30,000 career points

Rare air: Dirk Nowitzki becomes sixth player to top 30,000 career points

DALLAS — Dirk Nowitzki has given the NBA’s 30,000-point club its first international member.Nowitzki became the sixth player to reach the ...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Former NBA star Amare Stoudemire says he would avoid gay teammate

Former NBA star Amare Stoudemire says he would avoid gay teammate

JERUSALEM (AP) — Former NBA star Amare Stoudemire has told an Israeli sports website he would avoid a gay teammate.Of a gay teammate, Stoudemire...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


Joel Embiid’s season over due to left knee injury

Joel Embiid’s season over due to left knee injury

MIAMI — Philadelphia center Joel Embiid’s season is over because of continued issues with his left knee.The 76ers made the announcement We...

March 1st, 2017 |  


NBA: Joel Embiid out indefinitely

NBA: Joel Embiid out indefinitely

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers say center Joel Embiid is out indefinitely with a left knee injury.The team updated Embiid’s st...

February 27th, 2017 updated: February 28th, 2017. |  


Injured 76ers rookie Ben Simmons won’t play this season

Injured 76ers rookie Ben Simmons won’t play this season

CAMDEN, N.J. — Ben Simmons won’t make his NBA debut this season.His surgically repaired right foot hasn’t healed sufficiently for th...

February 24th, 2017 |  


AP Source: Mavericks get Noel from 76ers for Bogut, Anderson

AP Source: Mavericks get Noel from 76ers for Bogut, Anderson

A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Dallas Mavericks have acquired big man Nerlens Noel from the Philadelphia 76er...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Lakers shake-up: Magic Johnson in charge after GM Mitch Kupchak is fired

Lakers shake-up: Magic Johnson in charge after GM Mitch Kupchak is fired

Magic Johnson is leading the Los Angeles Lakers again after a major shake-up of the struggling franchise’s front office.Lakers owner Jeanie Buss...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |