• NBA fines Clippers $250,000 because of DeAndre Jordan pitch

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers were fined $250,000 by the NBA on Tuesday for violating the league’s rules while trying to re-sign DeAndre Jordan last month.

  • Former USOC leader takes job with wheelchair basketball

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Jim Scherr, the former CEO of the U.S. Olympic Committee, has been hired as interim executive director of the National Wheelchair Basketball Association.

  • Madison Jones dismissed from Wake men’s basketball team

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest has dismissed guard Madison Jones from the men’s basketball team for violating an undisclosed athletic department policy.

  • Kirilenko elected head of Russian basketball

    MOSCOW (AP) — Former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko has been elected president of the troubled Russian Basketball Federation.

  • AP Source: Hornets sign Kidd-Gilchrist to $52M extension

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Kidd-Gilchrist has agreed to a four-year, $52 million contract extension with the Charlotte Hornets, a person familiar with the situation said Monday.

  • Utah Jazz sign center Jeff Withey

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Jazz have signed free agent center Jeff Withey to a multi-year contract. The team announced the deal Monday afternoon. Details of the contract were unavailable, per team policy.

  • Utah Jazz sign center Jeff Withey

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Jazz have signed free agent center Jeff Withey to a multi-year contract.

  • 2 Indiana basketball players cited for alcohol possession

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Two Indiana basketball players were cited for underage alcohol possession early Saturday morning.

  • Rockets re-sign point guard Jason Terry

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Rockets have re-signed point guard Jason Terry.

  • City board backs deal for $50M Pacers practice center

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A city board voted Monday to support a proposal from the Indiana Pacers for construction of a new $50 million practice facility in downtown Indianapolis.