DETROIT (AP) -- Ben Simmons had a triple-double in his fourth NBA game, Joel Embiid scored 30 points and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Detroit Pistons 97-86 on Monday night for their first win of the season.NOAH TRISTER (AP Sports Writer)
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- Metta World Peace has joined the Los Angeles Lakers' NBA G League affiliate as a player development coach.
Phoenix point guard Eric Bledsoe was sent home Monday, a day after the Suns fired coach Earl Watson and replaced him on an interim basis with Jay Triano. General manager Ryan McDonough said Bledsoe told him that he was at a hair salon and that's…BOB BAUM (AP Sports Writer)
NEW YORK (AP) -- Stephen Curry has been fined $50,000 for throwing his mouthpiece in the direction of an official during the final minute of Golden State's loss at Memphis on Saturday night.
When he signed with the Cavaliers, Dwyane Wade promised his ego wouldn't get in the way. Struggling through three games in his first season with Cleveland, Wade approached Cavs coach Tyronn Lue and asked to be taken out of the starting lineup…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)