Full of new star power - and dominant on the inside - the U.S. men's basketball team opened its bid for a third straight Olympic gold medal Friday night with a 111-74 exhibition romp over Argentina. A game that was over almost before it began…TIM DAHLBERG (AP Sports Writer)
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The New Orleans Pelicans say they have signed free-agent forward Terrence Jones and re-signed guard Tim Frazier.BRETT MARTEL (AP Sports Writer)
BOSTON (AP) -- Boston is apparently out of the running for the 2017 NBA All-Star game, which became available after the league decided to move the event out of Charlotte, North Carolina.
As the NBA looks for a new home for the 2017 All-Star Game, cities are lining up with open arms to welcome LeBron James, Stephen Curry and the hundred million or so dollars the festivities would bring to the local economy. New Orleans is the…BRIAN MAHONEY (AP Basketball Writer)
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Lawyers say Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green will pay $560 for a noise violation in a deal that gets rid of a misdemeanor assault-and-battery charge in East Lansing, Michigan.