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Scott sees swift title contention for Lakers
Byron Scott was a key component of the Los Angeles Lakers' Showtime teams, a smooth shooting guard with sizzling competitive fire. He believes his purple-and-gold championship pedigree makes him the ideal coach to return the struggling 16-time champions to NBA contention.
Kings' Cousins hopes for Team USA shot
DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis have been joking with one another during the U.S. basketball team's first two days of practice, about which big man is better.
Roberts tabbed as new NBAPA executive director
Michele Roberts has watched basketball for as long as she can remember. It was an easy choice growing up in a home with one TV and two older brothers.
More tickets available for LeBron's homecoming
LeBron James' Ohio hometown says more tickets are being offered for the homecoming event expected to be his first public appearance in the state since announcing his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Husband arrested in death of Barnes' aunt
Police say they have arrested a man wanted in the slaying of the aunt of Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes.
Mavs' sign Ivan Johnson after year in China
The Dallas Mavericks have signed forward Ivan Johnson after he started all five games for their summer league team.
Wallace gets new deal to be GM of the Grizz
Grizzlies controlling owner Robert Pera has removed the interim tag and named Chris Wallace as Memphis' general manager, signing him to a multi-year contract keeping him with the franchise.
Tucker faces 'extreme drunken driving' charge
Phoenix forward P.J. Tucker was charged with 'extreme drunken driving' two months before he signed a three-year, $16.5 million contract - $12.7 million guaranteed - with the Suns.
Commissioner Silver's statement on new NBPA Executive Director
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver released the following statement about the National Basketball Players Association appointing Michele Roberts as its new Executive Director:
Lakers finally confirm Byron Scott as coach
The Los Angeles Lakers confirmed Byron Scott is their new coach Monday night.