Jontay Porter, banned from NBA, is denied permission to resume career in Greece

Jontay Porter, banned from NBA, is denied permission to resume career in Greece

Jontay Porter, who has been banned from the NBA after admitting that he helped bettors by intentionally underperforming in games, asked a federal court Wednesday for permission to resume his playing career in Greece.

NBA moves a big step closer to finalizing new 11-year media rights deals

NBA moves a big step closer to finalizing new 11-year media rights deals

The NBA’s Board of Governors approved the league’s next media rights deals with Disney, NBC and Amazon Prime Video at its meeting Tuesday, moving the league one giant step closer to finalizing the 11-year agreements that will be worth about $76 billion.

Mavericks star Kyrie Irving breaks left hand in offseason workout, has surgery

Mavericks star Kyrie Irving breaks left hand in offseason workout, has surgery

Kyrie Irving has a broken left hand that required surgery after getting injured in an offseason workout.

Joe 'Jellybean' Bryant, the father of Kobe Bryant, dies at 69

Joe 'Jellybean' Bryant, the father of Kobe Bryant, dies at 69

Joe “Jellybean” Bryant, the father of the late Basketball Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant, has died, according to his alma mater, La Salle University.

WNBA heads to Olympic break with big All-Star weekend, showdown between US team and league standouts

WNBA heads to Olympic break with big All-Star weekend, showdown between US team and league standouts

The WNBA heads into its monthlong Olympic break following this weekend’s highly anticipated list of All-Star festivities.

US men's basketball team builds big lead then holds off Australia for 98-92 win in Olympics tuneup

US men's basketball team builds big lead then holds off Australia for 98-92 win in Olympics tuneup

Anthony Davis scored 17 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Tyrese Haliburton came up with a pair of late 3-pointers that helped stop a freefall by the Americans, and the U.S. beat Australia 98-92 on Monday to improve to 2-0 in its five-game slate of exhibitions leading into the Paris Olympics.

Kelsey Mitchell drops 21, Aliyah Boston and Caitlin Clark score 17 each as Fever top Lynx 81-74

Kelsey Mitchell drops 21, Aliyah Boston and Caitlin Clark score 17 each as Fever top Lynx 81-74

Kelsey Mitchell scored 21 points, Aliyah Boston had a double-double and Caitlin Clark finished with 17 points with six assists to help the Indiana Fever beat the Minnesota Lynx 81-74.

Caitlin Clark gets 5th straight double-double, Kelsey Mitchell scores 28 in Fever win over Mercury

Caitlin Clark gets 5th straight double-double, Kelsey Mitchell scores 28 in Fever win over Mercury

Kelsey Mitchell scored 28 points, Caitlin Clark had 20 points and 13 assists for her fifth straight double-double and the Indiana Fever beat the short-handed Phoenix Mercury 95-86.

Reports: Denver Nuggets 1st-round pick DaRon Holmes II tears Achilles in NBA Summer League opener

Reports: Denver Nuggets 1st-round pick DaRon Holmes II tears Achilles in NBA Summer League opener

Denver first-round pick DaRon Holmes II is expected to miss the season after tearing his right Achilles on Friday night in the Nuggets’ NBA Summer League opener, The Athletic and multiple other media outlets reported.

Bronny James scores 8 points in his Vegas debut, as Lakers fall to Rockets in Summer League play

Bronny James scores 8 points in his Vegas debut, as Lakers fall to Rockets in Summer League play

Bronny James has gotten the message from his father and his coach: His transition to the Los Angeles Lakers is going to take some time and a lot of work.

Jalen Brunson agrees to a four-year, $156.5 million extension with Knicks, AP source says

Jalen Brunson agrees to a four-year, $156.5 million extension with Knicks, AP source says

A person with knowledge of the details says Jalen Brunson has agreed to a four-year contract extension worth about $156.5 million with the New York Knicks.

Chicago's Angel Reese extends double-double streak before Barclays Center record 17,758 in New York

Chicago's Angel Reese extends double-double streak before Barclays Center record 17,758 in New York

Angel Reese was happy to keep her record streak alive, she just wished it had resulted in a win.

Serena Williams hosts an ESPY awards show celebrating landmark year for women's sports

Serena Williams hosts an ESPY awards show celebrating landmark year for women's sports

JuJu Watkins has won best breakthrough athlete at The ESPYS, taking the first award after the show began 30 minutes late because of President Joe Biden's news conference.

Veteran guard Kyle Lowry says he's re-signing with his hometown Philadelphia 76ers

Veteran guard Kyle Lowry says he's re-signing with his hometown Philadelphia 76ers

Kyle Lowry says he is re-signing with his hometown Philadelphia 76ers.

Here's what you need to know about the NBA's upcoming 11-year, $76 billion media rights deal

Here's what you need to know about the NBA's upcoming 11-year, $76 billion media rights deal

The NBA might not be happy with the NFL making Christmas Day a regular part of its schedule.