The Boston Celtics eased to a 124-91 victory over Olimpia Milano at the Mediolanum Forum on Tuesday, comfortably winning the first of a double-header in Europe as part of the NBA Global Games. ''Our goal is just to get better and improve,'' Celtics…DANIELLA MATAR (Associated Press)
Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford plans to spend the rest of the preseason looking at different combinations while trying to adapt to the loss of forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist to a right shoulder injury. The team announced that Kidd-Gilchrist…STEVE REED (AP Sports Writer)
With all the upheaval in Portland, guard Damian Lillard thought maybe the best thing for the Trail Blazers would be a vacation. Things had changed dramatically in the offseason for the Blazers, with the departure of starters LaMarcus Aldridge,…ANNE M. PETERSON (AP Sports Writer)
A white police officer singled out a black professional basketball player as he filed out of a trendy nightclub this year, sparking a confrontation that resulted in the player's arrest and a season-ending leg fracture, a defense lawyer told jurors…JAKE PEARSON (Associated Press)
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Leandro Barbosa scored 15 points, Klay Thompson added 14 and the NBA champion Golden State Warriors beat the Toronto Raptors 95-87 in a preseason game Monday night.