MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Timberwolves general manager Milt Newton says he is optimistic the team can sign point guard Ricky Rubio to a contract extension before the season begins, but he says the team doesn't feel in a rush to do so.JON KRAWCZYNSKI (AP Basketball Writer)
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls have signed former Orlando Magic guard E'Twaun (EE'-twan) Moore.
David Stern might be responsible for the fashionable basketball players in the NBA - well, at least for Dwyane Wade. The Miami Heat star says while he always was a fan of fine dressing, it wasn't until the former commissioner of the league…ROB MERRILL (Associated Press)
MIAMI (AP) -- The Miami Heat have promoted David Fizdale to assistant head coach, and hired Keith Smart and Chris Quinn as assistants on Erik Spoelstra's staff.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Denver Nuggets center/forward J.J. Hickson was suspended for five games without pay by the NBA on Wednesday for violating the terms of the anti-drug program.