• AP source: Hornets agree to trade Howard to Nets for Mozgov

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets have agreed to trade eight-time All-Star center Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets for center Timofey Mozgov and two second-round draft picks, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday.

  • Panathinaikos beats Olympiakos 84-70 to win Greek league

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Panathinaikos was crowned Greek league champion for a record 37th time Sunday after beating rival Olympiakos 84-70 in the fifth and deciding game to win the playoff finals 3-2.

  • Pat Summitt remembered with plaza, statue in hometown

    CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Longtime Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt is being remembered again, this time with a plaza and statue in her hometown.

  • Mercury win 7th straight, 89-72 over Sun

    PHOENIX (AP) — Diana Taurasi had 19 points, DeWanna Bonner added 15 and the Phoenix Mercury beat the Connecticut Sun 89-72 on Saturday night to extend their winning streak to seven games.

  • US routs Canada to win FIBA Americas under-18 title

    ST. CATHARINES, Ontario (AP) — Cole Anthony scored 18 points to help the United States win its fifth straight FIBA Americas under-18 title, 113-74 over Canada on Saturday night.

  • Fowles, Lynx dominate in 85-71 win over Liberty

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Sylvia Fowles scored 25 points, hitting 10 of 13 shots, to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the New York Liberty 85-71 on Saturday night.

  • Brother of NBA’s Zach Randolph killed outside of Indiana bar

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph’s brother was shot and killed early Saturday outside of a bar in the Indiana city where the two grew up.

  • Howard scores career-high 25, Storm beat Sun 103-92

    SEATTLE (AP) — Natasha Howard scored a career-high 25 points, Breanna Stewart had 23 points, nine rebounds, four assists and three steals, and the Seattle Storm beat the Connecticut Sun 103-92 on Friday night.

  • Candace Parker has 23 points, 11 assists, Sparks top Mystics

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Candace Parker had 23 points, seven rebounds and a career-high 11 assists, Alana Beard scored all 10 of her points in the fourth quarter and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Washington Mystics 97-86 on Friday night.

  • Grizzlies name Stackhouse Van Exel among 8 assistants

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have named Jerry Stackhouse, Nick Van Exel and six others as assistant coaches.