NBA investigating Los Angeles Lakers amid Paul George tampering allegation
NEW YORK -- The NBA says it has opened an investigation whether the Los Angeles Lakers tampered with All-Star forward Paul George while he was under contract with the Indiana Pacers.
NBA statement on investigation into alleged tampering violation
NEW YORK -- The following statement has been issued by Mike Bass, Executive Vice President, Communications:
Milwaukee Bucks: Giannis Antetokounmpo reported knee pain while training in Greece
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Milwaukee Bucks say Giannis Antetokounmpo was training briefly with the Greek national team when he reported to his NBA team that he was experiencing knee pain, an injury that will keep him out of the European championship.
Ohio Already Campaigning For LeBron James To Stay
It happened in 2010. Cavaliers fans are afraid it will happen again in 2018.
Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo out for Eurobasket with knee injury
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece's basketball federation has accused the Milwaukee Bucks and the NBA of hatching a plan to prevent All-Star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo from playing in the European championship.
Boston Celtics to retire Paul Pierce's jersey
BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics announced today that they will retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 after a mid-season game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday, Feb. 11, cementing his 15-year Celtics legacy which includes countless accolades, significant milestones, and the 2008 NBA Championship.
LeBron James flexes with new Cleveland Cavaliers uniform
The Cleveland Cavaliers unveiled their new uniforms earlier this month as the partnership between the NBA and Nike is set to begin this upcoming season.
U.S. men's basketball set to return to action ... without NBA superstars
The jerseys say USA, though that's about all that will be recognizable.
Tommy Hawkins, 10-year NBA vet, dies at 80
LOS ANGELES - Tommy Hawkins, the first black basketball player to earn All-America honors at Notre Dame and who played for the Los Angeles Lakers during a 10-year NBA career, died Wednesday. He was 80.
Denver Nuggets name Bob Weiss assistant coach, Calvin Booth as assistant GM
DENVER (AP) -- The Denver Nuggets have hired veteran NBA coach Bob Weiss as an assistant on Michael Malone's staff and announced the hiring of Calvin Booth as an assistant general manager.