CLEVELAND (AP) -- LeBron James didn't hold back in weighing in on J.R. Smith's contract impasse with the Cavaliers.TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)
After years of searching for a new home, the Sacramento Kings are set to open a new venue that raises the bar of what an arena can be. ''They know we want a home-court advantage and they know that we want to enjoy the indoor-outdoor arena,''…JOSH DUBOW (AP Sports Writer)
Nicolas Batum said he isn't planning to alter how he plays the game after signing a five-year, $120 million contract with the Charlotte Hornets. Clifford said Batum doesn't need to put additional pressure on himself to score just because he's now…STEVE REED (AP Sports Writer)
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Thunder guard Cameron Payne fractured a bone in his right foot during Tuesday night's Blue-White Scrimmage.
Kevin Garnett never imagined himself coaching. Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is making him consider it. Lue said he has discussed a position on his staff with Garnett, the 15-time All-Star who recently retired after 21 seasons in the NBA.TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)