WASHINGTON (AP) -- Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal has declined an invitation to play for the United States in the Rio Olympics.
Marquese Chriss wanted to play in Phoenix but figured his chance had passed when the Suns used the No. 4 overall pick of the NBA draft on Dragan Bender. Not long after NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced the Kings had selected Chriss, his rights…JOHN MARSHALL (AP Sports Writer)
The Boston Celtics had an extra-long table lined up for their post-draft news conference Friday, a day after they picked six players. When it came time for the traditional picture of the rookies wearing Celtics caps, photographers asked them to…JIMMY GOLEN (AP Sports Writer)
John Seldon had just finished watching his son, Kris Dunn, finish an introductory press conference as the newest member of the Minnesota Timberwolves. It had been 36 hours of tears, joy and reflection for father and son, who had been through a…JON KRAWCZYNSKI (AP Basketball Writer)
''I feel like something special is going to happen,'' Rose said. The Bulls traded the former MVP and No. 1 overall pick to the Knicks on Wednesday, with center Robin Lopez and point guards Jose Calderon and Jerian Grant going to Chicago. Rose was…BRIAN MAHONEY (AP Basketball Writer)