Dirk Nowitzki has signed his contract with Dallas, and a person with knowledge of the deal says it's worth more than the original agreement. The 38-year-old star who has spent all 18 of his seasons with the Mavericks signed a two-year, $50 million…SCHUYLER DIXON (AP Sports Writer)
The extension, which takes effect after the upcoming season, will keep McCollum in Portland through the 2020-21 season. McCollum posted a photo of the signing on Instagram. ''I'm ecstatic to be able to extend my career in Portland and grateful for…ANNE M. PETERSON (AP Sports Writer)
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Center Anderson Varejao will miss the Olympics for host Brazil because of a herniated disc in his lower back.
Phoenix Suns coach Earl Watson completed his staff Wednesday, naming Jay Triano associate head coach and Tyrone Corbin and Nate Bjorkgren assistant coaches. Triano spent the last four seasons as assistant coach with the Portland Trail Blazers,…
Amare Stoudemire's greatest NBA success was in Phoenix, where as Steve Nash's pick-and-roll partner he was one of the NBA's most fearsome finishers. Stoudemire retired Tuesday after signing a contract with the Knicks with much less fanfare than the…BRIAN MAHONEY (AP Basketball Writer)