Dirk Nowitzki will miss Dallas' home opener against Houston with what coach Rick Carlisle described as a stomach ailment. The 38-year-old, in his 19th season, played 38 minutes in an overtime loss to Indiana in the season opener on Wednesday.…
NEW YORK (AP) -- Chicago guard Dwyane Wade was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Friday for making a throat slashing gesture after hitting a late 3-pointer in his Bulls debut Thursday night.
The Philadelphia 76ers apologized Friday for canceling the national anthem performance of a singer wearing a ''We Matter'' jersey. The 76ers backtracked from their original stance when they told R&B singer Sevyn Streeter she could not perform the…DAN GELSTON (AP Sports Writer)
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls have exercised their fourth-year option on forward Doug McDermott as well as third-year options on forward Bobby Portis and guard Jerian Grant.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- The Memphis Grizzlies have exercised a third year contact option on forward Jarell Martin.