14 hrs ago
NBA referee Dick Bavetta is hanging up his grey jersey
NBA referees take a lot of heat from, well, pretty much everyone. Dick Bavetta is one of the more recognizable faces among NBA refs, but after 39 years on the job, he's finally hanging it up.
15 hrs ago
Silverman: USA Basketball May Lack Superstars, But It's Ready To Put On A Show
More than any of the great historical franchises in sports - the New York Yankees, Boston Celtics, Green Bay Packers or Montreal Canadiens - the USA is expected to win every time it takes the court.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Leading Off: Why Cousins and Gay will make Team USA
When Team USA plays the Dominican Republic in an exhibition tonight in New York, look for DeMarcus Cousins and Rudy Gay of the Kings to be key players off the bench.
Image link to Big man in charge
At least it was for Nene . Last October, when the Washington Wizards played the Chicago Bulls in Rio in one of the NBA's preseason global games - and the first staged in South America - the Wizards big man took loud and cutting heat from the sellout crowd.
West Point pride: Coach K brings Team USA to alma mater
Cadets look on as members of the United States men's national basketball team practice on Aug. 18 at Christl Arena at the U.S. Military Academy.
Thunder release seven game pre-season schedule
Fans won't have to wait until November 1st to see their squad in action. The Thunder have just released their seven game pre-season schedule which includes two games inside Chesapeake Arena.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Raptors sign Jordan Hamilton
Hamilton, 6-foot-7, 220 pounds, averaged 6.7 points, 3.2 rebounds and 17.0 minutes in 60 games last season with Denver and Houston.
2014-15 NBA Rookies with All-Star Potential
The 2014-15 NBA rookie class is littered with high-upside picks, so there are a slew of prospects who could potentially become All-Stars.
Denver Nuggets Twitter Feed
Feb 18, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; A general view of the Denver Nuggets logo on the court before the game between the Denver Nuggets and the Phoenix Suns at Pepsi Center.
FA Anthony Randolph signs with Russian team
Free agent forward Anthony Randolph signed a two-year deal with Lokomotiv Kuban on Monday, the Russian team announced .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Will Kenneth Faried make it to Spain?
Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried has a great shot to make Team USA's 12-man roster when the Basketball World Cup begins next weekend.
Who could be next summer's potential restricted free agents? Five guys to watch.
As we move into late August most of the NBA player moves are set, save for the formality of Kevin Love ending up with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Gilas makes presence felt
THE Gilas Pilipinas failed to sustain its outside shooting and eventually bowed down to the bigger France, 75-68, in the 2014 Antibes International Basketball Tournament held in the resort town in southern France yesterday .
Qualifying offers and the questions that arise
Here's some random thoughts in the wake of Greg Monroe telling the Detroit Pistons he intends to sign the qualifying offer.
Fauquier grad Jerrelle Benimon signs NBA contract with Denver Nuggets
Jerrelle Benimon became the first Fauquier County product to sign an NBA contract Friday.
Was Kevin Love's Time with the Minnesota Timberwolves a Failure or a Success?
It seems insane now, but there was a time when Kevin Love wasn't exactly a surefire franchise changer.
USA vs. Brazil: Start Time, TV Schedule and World Cup 2014 Exhibition Preview
After a set of practices that saw multiple injuries and a superstar drop out, the United States basketball team finally gets to test its mettle against FIBA World Cup competition when it takes on Brazil Saturday.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Why Gary Harris Will Join the 2014-15 NBA Rookie of the Year Race
While Denver Nuggets shooting guard Gary Harris is one of the most talented rookies entering the 2014-15 NBA season, he's not one of the favorites to contend for Rookie of the Year honors.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Re: Report: Raptors reach 1-year agreement with Jordan Hamilton
According to a report from RealGM's Shams Charania , the Toronto Raptors have reached a one-year agreement with forward Jordan Hamilton.