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15 suspended for 'basketbrawl'

Basketball's governing body FIBA on Thursday handed down hefty fines and suspensions over an ugly on-court melee in Manila between the Philippine and Australian national teams during a World Cup qualifier.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/19 23:43:41

Golden State Warriors hand Kerr contract extension

The Golden State Warriors handed head coach Steve Kerr a contract extension on Tuesday, locking in the man who has led the franchise to three NBA Finals crowns in four seasons since 2015.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/18 22:48:40

Past LeBron foe Stephenson joins Lakers

Lance Stephenson, who once blew in the left ear of LeBron James trying to disrupt the NBA superstar, signed a new contract on Tuesday to join James on the Los Angeles Lakers.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/11 23:13:41

LeBron signs Lakers deal

LeBron James signed his new four-year NBA contract worth $154 million with the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday, with Lakers President Earvin “Magic” Johnson calling it a “huge step” for the team.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/10 22:28:41

Paul re-signs with Rockets, Durant extends GS deal

Nine-time NBA All-Star Chris Paul officially signed a new contract with the Houston Rockets on Sunday, reuniting with NBA Most Valuable Player James Harden to make Houston a title contender.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/9 22:53:40

Star guard Booker signs 5-year, $158 million max extension with Suns

Star guard Devin Booker signed a maximum contract extension with the Phoenix Suns on Saturday worth a reported $158 million over five years.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/8 22:32:47

All-Star guard Rajon Rondo joins LeBron James' revamped Lakers

Rajon Rondo, who helped the Boston Celtics win an NBA title in 2008, has reportedly joined LeBron James on the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday as a revamped lineup begins to take shape.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/3 22:53:42

LeBron to join Lakers in four-year deal

LeBron James is to join the Los Angeles Lakers in a four-year $154 million deal, his agents said Sunday, ending months of frenzied speculation about the NBA superstar's next career move.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/2 22:58:40

Mavericks land free agent DeAndre Jordan on one-year deal: report

Center DeAndre Jordan, who declined his player option with the Los Angeles Clippers a week ago, agreed to a one-year deal with the Dallas Mavericks, the New York Times' Marc Stein reported early Sunday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/7/1 21:53:40

NBA teams set to begin free agency fireworks

This could be a monumental franchise changing offseason for the Los Angeles Lakers thanks to a star-studded free agent market that is expected to feature LeBron James and Paul George.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/29 23:28:43

Rockets ace Harden crowned NBA MVP

Houston star James Harden was crowned the NBA's Most Valuable Player for 2018 on Monday, taking home the ­honor despite a disappointing end to the season which saw the Rockets beaten in the NBA Finals.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/26 22:53:41

Pistons pick Dwane Casey as coach

Reigning NBA Coach of the Year Dwane Casey agreed to a five-year deal to become coach of the Detroit Pistons on Monday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/6/12 22:13:42

Warriors on brink of NBA crown

Defending champions Golden State, powered by 43 points from Kevin Durant, moved to the brink of a third NBA title in four seasons on Wednesday by defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers 110-102.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/7 21:13:40

Run 'n Gun pioneer Moe wins coaching achievement award

Retired NBA coach Doug Moe, a pioneer of the “Run 'n Gun” attack, was named Sunday as winner of the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award by the National Basketball Coaches Association (NBCA).
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/4 22:03:39

Warriors rout Cavs in Game 2

Defending champions Golden State moved to two wins from a third title in four seasons on Sunday with Warriors guard Stephen Curry sinking an NBA Finals record nine three-pointers in a 122-103 rout of Cleveland.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/4 21:13:39

Yao Ming's reform expands Chinese basketball talent pool

China's basketball team beat Iran 84-74 in the second friendly last weekend after winning their first 77-67 in what many consider to be surprising results.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/6/4 13:33:03

Warriors win NBA Finals opener

A controversial video review foul reversal left Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue feeling "robbed" after the Golden State Warriors ripped the Cavaliers 124-114 in overtime in Thursday's NBA Finals opener.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/1 21:38:41

Familiarity breeds respect

Defending champions Golden State and the Cleveland Cavaliers take their epic rivalry to historic levels with a fourth consecutive NBA Finals showdown – a challenge that both say never gets old.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/1 0:03:41