Basketball

Stevens: Full recovery, but no timetable for…

Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Full recovery, but no timetable for Gordon Hayward's return

Rockets rally to spoil defending champion…

Kevin Durant's baseline jumper swished through the net just barely too late, and the Houston Rockets rallied in the fourth to beat Golden State 122-121 on the night the Warriors received their championship rings

Bulls suspend Portis 8 games for injuring Mirotic

The Chicago Bulls have suspended forward Bobby Portis for the first eight games for injuring teammate Nikola Mirotic during a fight at practice

LeBron on: Cavs star playing in opener vs. Irving…

LeBron James playing against Irving, Celtics in season opener after being slowed by ankle injury

AP source: Richard Jefferson, Nuggets agree to…

A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that veteran forward Richard Jefferson has agreed to a one-year deal with the Denver Nuggets

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LeBron questionable to face Irving, Celtics in…

LeBron still questionable to play Celtics because of sprained left ankle.

Chris Paul's free agency decision becomes a…

Chris Paul's free agency decision becomes a documentary

Spurs' Popovich labels Trump 'a soulless coward'

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has called President Donald Trump "a soulless coward who thinks that he can only become large by belittling others."

AP Source: Spurs, Aldridge agree on extension

The San Antonio Spurs have reached agreement with LaMarcus Aldridge on an extension that will keep him under contract for an additional three years

LeBron's status for opener vs. Celtics still…

Slowed by ankle injury, LeBron still not a certainty to play in season opener

Katie Smith named coach of the New York Liberty

New York Liberty names Katie Smith its new head coach

LeBron vs. Kyrie the latest entry in NBA rivalries

Opening night in the NBA may provide the first installment of a new rivalry: LeBron James vs. Kyrie Irving

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Welcome, Rook: Ball, Tatum, Fultz and more making…

Even for a talented group of NBA rookies like this class, the learning curve will likely be steep

Surprise! Golden State is the team to beat out…

Houston and Oklahoma City might be coming for Golden State, but all eyes out West will be on the Warriors again this season

Layman leads Blazers over Maccabi Haifa 129-81

Jake Layman scored 24 points and Archie Goodwin added 23 for the Portland Trail Blazers in a 129-81 exhibition victory over Maccabi Haifa on Friday night

Kyrie Irving says Boston is 'a real, live sports…

Kyrie Irving says by moving to Boston, he's "playing in a real, live sports city."

Devin Booker scores 31 points, Suns beat Brisbane 114-93

Devin Booker scored 31 points in 30 minutes to help the Phoenix Suns rout the Brisbane Bullets 114-93 in their exhibition finale

Tough millennial: Jaylen Brown could be Celtics' X-factor

Jaylen Brown may be the forgotten man in the Celtics' offseason roster overhaul

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Pat Riley's 50th anniversary in the NBA has arrived

Heat President Pat Riley made his debut in the NBA 50 years ago, and he's still going