Basketball

8-time All-Star Dwight Howard: I have a lot left…

Dwight Howard is 31 and entering his 14th NBA season, yet the eight-time All-Star said his best basketball is ahead of him.

Westbrook set to learn if his historic season was…

Westbrook turns in MVP-caliber season after Durant's departure

Big3 begins: 3-on-3 league has close games, not…

Basketball's newest league started with a game-winning basket and an injured former NBA player

Liberty to have a float in New York pride parade

Shavonte Zellous is thrilled that the New York Liberty will have a float in Sunday's pride parade for the first time

Magic sees Lonzo as 1 piece in Lakers' grand…

Magic Johnson welcomed Lonzo Ball back home to Los Angeles by calling him the new face of the Lakers

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AP Source: Blake Griffin opts out, becomes free agent

A person with knowledge of the decision says Blake Griffin has told the Los Angeles Clippers he is becoming a free agent

Frustrated fan: McEnroe says Knicks a 'total…

John McEnroe was sitting just feet away when Charles Oakley was arrested during a Knicks game last season

It's time for No. 1 pick Fultz to turn 76ers into…

Markelle Fultz made his official welcome to Philadelphia

NBA draft draws second-largest audience on ESPN

The NBA draft averaged more than 3.5 million viewers

Ice Cube has big expectations for his Big3 3-on-3…

Ice Cube promises serious basketball for his new 3-on-3 basketball league

Fewer players with international ties picked in…

There was a distinct international feel to the NBA Draft, as usual, but nowhere near as impactful as the record haul of 27 a year ago

Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency

The Minnesota Timberwolves made the biggest splash on draft night, acquiring Jimmy Butler in a trade with Chicago

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Splash! Timberwolves get All-Star Jimmy Butler…

Minnesota Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau is getting his sought-after reunion with Jimmy Butler

The Latest: Butler trade, freshmen picks…

The Philadelphia 76ers did what everyone expected, and picked Markelle Fultz with the first pick of the NBA draft

Former NBA player Marcus Camby sued over nephew's drowning

Former NBA player Marcus Camby has been named defendant in a wrongful death lawsuit over the drowning of his 9-year-old autistic nephew in a pond on Camby's Houston-area property last Thanksgiving

Cavaliers watch NBA draft as Billups watch…

AP sources: Cavaliers and Chauncey Billups still in contact, but no offer made for front-office position.

Who's No. 3? NBA draft intrigue begins after…

Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball are expected to be the top two picks in the NBA draft

AP source: Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd…

A person familiar with the negotiations says Cavaliers owner met with former NBA star Chauncey Billups again about front-office job.

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WNBA brings back 3-point contest to All-Star Game

WNBA brings 3-point contest back to All-Star Game

Hawks send center Dwight Howard to Hornets

Charlotte has acquired eight-time All-Star center Dwight Howard from the Atlanta Hawks

Gonzaga's Collins tops list of post players in NBA draft

Gonzaga's Zach Collins and Wake Forest's John Collins headline the list of post players in the NBA draft