27 min ago
Sources: Under Armour offers Durant rich deal
Kevin Durant 's representation, Roc Nation Sports, informed Nike on Wednesday that he has a deal on the table with Under Armour worth between $265 million and $285 million over 10 years, sources told ESPN.com.
3 hrs ago
Can Carmelo Anthony Insert Himself into 2014-15 NBA MVP Race?
When asked recently about the New York Knicks ' odds of making the postseason this time, the 30-year-old brimmed with confidence, saying, " After beginning his summer with a tour of prospective suitors , Anthony eventually elected to return to New York.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
It's a Small World for Team USA at FIBA Tournament
Team USA used to be made up of amateurs. Now it's a small party of basketball's elite, and a quick look inside may show us where the game is heading.
Derrick Rose says rest days no cause for alarm
Derrick Rose goes to the basket against Brazil during the first half of their game at the United Center.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Prepare for Feelings: Brittney Griner Proposes to WNBA Star Girlfriend
Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson have been WNBA opponents since Griner entered the league by becoming the first overall pick of the 2013 WNBA Draft.
U.S. vulnerable without big names: Prigioni
Hosts Spain and several other teams are capable of defeating a United States side missing their biggest names at the Aug. 30-Sept.
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.
How Far Can Pure Talent Take Team USA in FIBA World Cup of Basketball?
Team USA ran faster, jumped higher and dunked harder than Brazil in its 95-78 blowout victory Saturday night.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
10 Sports Stars Who Are Way More Popular Overseas Than You Realized
This isn't to say that other major sports are ignored; the NFL has courted pro football fans in the U.K. through its series of games in London, and the NBA has found a passionate and largely untapped well of pro basketball fans in China and throughout Asia.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Team USA still working on identity without Kevin Durant
Team USA still working on identity without Kevin Durant USA Basketball may be smaller without Kevin Durant, but it won't lack for scoring.
Damian Lillard still in the running for spot on World Cup team
Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers is one of 16 finalists still in the running for a roster spot on USA Basketball's World Cup team.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
USA Basketball moves forward after George injury
USA Basketball moves forward after Paul George injury Even after George injury, no second thoughts about World Cup for USA Basketball players Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/Vqn6Bj Members of the 2014 USA Basketball Men's National Team huddle on the court after a serious injury to Paul George recently.
NorCal Clash Preview
There are numerous things to watch for on August 24 in the 6th annual NorCal Clash, presented by NorCalPreps.com and led by Bishop O'Dowd power forward Ivan Rabb.
5 Reasons Why The USA Still Wins the FIBA World Cup
The biggest international basketball tournament this side of the Olympics is set to tip-off in two weeks.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Daily Beast
Miami's Chris Bosh Goes High Fashion By Justin Jones
Chris Bosh is not just a basketball player. The sports star talks about his line of ties, the path Jason Collins has blazed, and what it means to have a female assistant coach in the NBA.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
2015 NBA Mock Draft: Dog Days Edition
It's never too early for a mock draft, and with events like the LeBron James Nike Skills Academy and Adidas Nations all wrapped up, we actually have a better sense of who might be poised for breakout seasons.
Is Rudy Gay a Desperate or Inspired Pick for Team USA at 2014 FIBA World Cup?
Rudy Gay is that odd sort of player who polarizes fan bases and leaves no room for qualified opinions or middle ground, which is part of the reason his late-stage addition to Team USA is so fascinating.
High-fat ketogenic and Paleo diets embraced by athletes like LeBron James
Low-carb Paleo and ketogenic diets embraced by endurance athletes: LeBron James used it for dramatic low-carb weight loss Low-carb Paleo and ketogenic diets embraced by endurance athletes: LeBron James used it for dramatic low-carb weight loss High-fat, low carb diets such as the Paleo and ketogenic plans are being increasingly embraced by elite ... (more)
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Future is Bright for the Toronto Raptors
The future of the Toronto Raptors is as bright as it's ever been. The team is fresh off their best season in franchise history and their second Atlantic Division Title.
David Aldridge reports insider news from around the league.
Because the U.S. men's team won gold medals at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics , and the 2010 World Championships, it's easy to forget that each of those squads had to deal with injuries and withdrawals en route to their triumphs.