DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Pistons have signed 38-year-old swingman Joe Johnson.
USA Basketball has kept its No. 1 spot in the FIBA world men's rankings, even after a disappointing seventh-place showing in the World Cup that ended earlier this week. World Cup champion Spain stayed No. 2, Australia leaped eight spots to No. 3,…TIM REYNOLDS (AP Basketball Writer)
The Brooklyn Nets have a new owner and a new CEO. Alibaba co-founder Joe Tsai completed his purchase of the team and Barclays Center on Wednesday, then announced that he had hired former Turner Broadcasting President David Levy to oversee both.…BRIAN MAHONEY (AP Basketball Writer)
Wizards guard Isaiah Thomas underwent thumb surgery and is expected to miss six to eight weeks. The team says Thomas ruptured the radial collateral ligament in his left thumb during routine workouts Monday and had surgery Wednesday. General…
When Michael Jordan decided to get into the tequila business, he could have slapped his name on the label, maybe autographed a few bottles and sold out the whole run in hours. Instead, the basketball hall of famer and owner of the Charlotte Hornets…JIMMY GOLEN (AP Sports Writer)