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  1. Source: Clippers trade Jared Dudley to Bucks
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Source: Clippers trade Jared Dudley to Bucks

  2. Doc Rivers gets $50 million-plus contract with Clippers
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Doc Rivers gets $50 million-plus contract with Clippers

  3. Cavaliers complete trade for Kevin Love
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Cavaliers complete trade for Kevin Love

  4. Sources: Timberwolves trading for Thaddeus Young
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: Timberwolves trading for Thaddeus Young

  5. Derrick Rose receives happy homecoming in Chicago
    Marc J. Spears

    Derrick Rose receives happy homecoming in Chicago

  6. Paul George optimistic about recovery from gruesome leg injury
    Marc J. Spears

    Paul George optimistic about recovery from gruesome leg injury

  7. Source: Thunder trade Hasheem Thabeet to Sixers
    Marc J. Spears

    Source: Thunder trade Hasheem Thabeet to Sixers

  8. Shawn Marion to join LeBron James on Cavaliers
    Marc J. Spears

    Shawn Marion to join LeBron James on Cavaliers

  9. USA Basketball announces World Cup roster
    Marc J. Spears

    USA Basketball announces World Cup roster

  10. Source: Kings interested in Russian guard Dmitry Kulagin
    Marc J. Spears

    Source: Kings interested in Russian guard Dmitry Kulagin

  • 'Citizenship' hurdle to Philippine Asian Games' dreams

    The Philippines said Thursday their hopes of winning their first Asian Games basketball medal in 16 years have been put in doubt over the eligibility of their NBA star Andray Blatche. Incheon Asian Games organisers on Monday demanded proof of citizenship for some of the 149-member Filipino…

    AFP
  • Warriors sign PG Barbosa

    Guard Leandro Barbosa agreed to a one-year deal with the Golden State Warriors.

    The SportsXchange
  • Shelley Sterling: Ballmer eager to own Clippers

    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- When Shelly Sterling was approached by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer about buying the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling did not know who he was. But in short order she convinced him the team was worth an unprecedented $2 billion.

    The Associated Press
  • Celtics' Green donates $1 million to Georgetown

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green is donating $1 million to Georgetown's new athletic center.

    The Associated Press
  • Lakers work out Beasley a second time

    Since being selected second overall in the 2008 NBA Draft by the Miami Heat, Michael Beasley has done very little in the league.

    The SportsXchange
  • Dunk History: Gerald Green's buzzer-beating off-the-backboard alley-oop

    You might think someone who had a portion of his right ring finger severed while dunking in a doorway as a sixth-grader might develop an aversion to the basketball art form. Not Gerald Green.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Kevin Love on Glen Taylor's pithy comments: 'He should be focusing on the players that he just received'

    The new Cleveland Cavaliers superstar took the high road in response to the Minnesota Timberwolves owner's remarks.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Clippers, Rivers agree to contract extension

    Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers on Wednesday agreed to a contract extension through the end of the 2018-19 season. Terms of the deal were not disclosed for Rivers, who also serves as the team's president of basketball operations. In the wake of the scandal involving former owner Donald…

    The SportsXchange
  • J.R. Smith declares himself one of the greatest shooters in basketball history

    I have a hard time interpreting J.R. Smith's Instagram account, but I'm pretty sure the Knicks guard just declared himself one of the greatest shooters in basketball history.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • What to watch in Basketball World Cup group stage

    Play begins Saturday at four sites throughout Spain and the Canary Islands, with four teams from each site advancing to the single-elimination round that begins Sept. 6. Brazil and Spain play against each other, who else, France I think, so there's some big teams playing against each other.'' Here…

    The Associated Press
  • Guard Shannon Brown signs with Miami Heat

    Shannon Brown signed Wednesday with the Miami Heat, the ninth team the veteran guard has been part of in his career. Brown appeared in 29 games last season with New York and San Antonio. He has appeared in 403 games for seven different clubs, and was briefly with Washington last season though never…

    The Associated Press
  • Love struck: Kevin Love pledges commitment to Cavs

    Kevin Love's phone rang in July and LeBron James asked the All-Star forward if he wanted to play with him in Cleveland. Getting used to a new city and new team after being acquired by the Cavaliers on Saturday, Love said he's committed to winning an NBA title with the Cavaliers - however long it…

    The Associated Press
  • Familiar names in the FIBA Basketball World Cup

    Kevin Durant stands front and center in a billboard that hangs high above the outside of the arena where the U.S. Neither are Spurs teammates Tony Parker of France and Manu Ginobili of Argentina. Plenty of big names remain, from Derrick Rose and Kyrie Irving with the Americans to Spain's Gasol…

    The Associated Press
  • Clippers sign Doc Rivers to 5-year extension

    Doc Rivers is staying with the Los Angeles Clippers for another five years. In Steve Ballmer's first big move since taking over as the new owner, he gave Rivers a contract extension through the 2018-19 season. Rivers was a stabilizing force for the franchise during the upheaval created by former…

    The Associated Press
  • NBA Week in Review

    Mike Gallagher discusses Derrick Rose, the Wizards, Marcus Smart, Dion Waiters, Ramon Sessions, John Henson, Michael Carter-Williams and more in this edition.

    Rotoworld
  • Heat add G Brown

    Free agent guard Shannon Brown signed a one-year, $1.3 million contract with the Miami Heat on Wednesday.

    The SportsXchange
  • Rockets sign forward Tarik Black

    HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston Rockets have signed forward Tarik Black, who played on their summer league teams in Orlando and Las Vegas.

    The Associated Press
  • Rivers signs contract extension with Clippers

    In his first significant move since taking over as the Los Angeles Clippers' new owner earlier this month, Steve Ballmer has persuaded head coach Doc Rivers to remain with the team for another five years. Rivers has agreed to a contract that will keep him in Los Angeles through the end of the…

    Reuters
  • Coach Rivers signs extension with Clippers

    Doc Rivers, the head coach who helped his Los Angeles Clippers players navigate the turbulent waters of the Donald Sterling scandal, will stay with the club through the 2018-19 NBA season. The Clippers announced on Wednesday they had agreed a contract extension with Rivers, who led them to a…

    AFP