Marshall assistant coach Chris Duhon was suspended by the university after being arrested for drunk driving on Monday.
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The Golden State Warriors raised their 2014-15 NBA championship banner on Tuesday night at Oracle Arena before their season opener against the New Orleans Pelicans.
If a slow start trips up the Cleveland Cavaliers, overreactions will be sure to follow. But the NBA season is a marathon, not a sprint, and LeBron James might not be fit to run either right now.
Minnesota Timberwolves president and coach Flip Saunders, whose 35 year career in the NBA led to over 1,000 victories, passed away Sunday morning after a long battle with cancer. He was 60.
Arizona freshman forward Ray Smith is out for the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, the school said.
Flip Saunders will not return to coach the Minnesota Timberwolves this season while he undergoes treatment for cancer.
A Nye County brothel owner who distanced his business from allegations of drug use after Lamar Odom was found unconscious Oct. 13 following a four-day bender has changed his perspective, slightly, after court documents told a different story.
USA Basketball announced Friday that longtime San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has been selected to replace Mike Krzyzewski as coach of the men's national team.
Less than two weeks after suffering a sprained left ankle, UNLV freshman Derrick Jones jumped over three teammates on his way to winning the dunk contest at the Runnin' Rebel Madness event at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, which drew a crowd of around 3,000.
Cerruti Brown, the founder of AmeriLeague, a fledgling pro basketball league that was scheduled to conduct its draft in Las Vegas on Thursday, is actually Glendon Alexander, a former McDonald's All-American-turned-conman who has multiple criminal convictions for fraud.
Rick Pitino issued a statement Thursday apologizing to Louisville fans for the negativity around the program since allegations of sex and stripping for recruits were raised by a self-described escort.
Don Mattingly is out as manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers.
When it comes to selling the idea that getting to the NBA would be best accomplished at a particular college, UNLV's coaching staff ranks among the finest nationally in delivering such a message. Dave Rice and his assistants own the most important of factors in such recruiting wars: tangible evidence.
Interested in seeing some incredible Derrick Jones Jr. dunks? Video clips are widely available on YouTube. Live performances have been put on hold, however.
Jimmer Fredette was waived by the San Antonio Spurs. Fredette, 26, was the 10th overall pick in 2011 with the Sacramento Kings and bounced from the Chicago Bulls to the New Orleans Pelicans before signing with San Antonio this summer.
Former escort Katina Powell said former Louisville graduate assistant coach Andre McGee paid her $10,000 to bring dancers to campus to strip and even have sex with some recruits or their guardians.
Mike Krzyzewski is planning to step down as coach of the United States Olympics men's basketball team after the Rio 2016 Games.
A friend of Lamar Odom confirmed an E! News report that the former NBA star and husband of Khloe Kardashian was released from Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center Monday.
UNLV has arguably its deepest level of skill since Rice was hired as coach in 2011, and there had been some whispers over the summer that he might consider a platoon system if enough good players emerged from preseason drills.
Lamar Odom gave doctors a thumbs-up and spoke briefly Friday morning, a family spokeswoman said in the first official update on his condition since he was found unconscious in a Nye County brothel and hospitalized in Las Vegas.
A Thursday morning CNN segment on hospitalized basketball star Lamar Odom featured a picture of a different NBA player.
It's not too soon to predict Ike Nwamu will be a fan favorite this season. The muscular 6-foot-5-inch senior guard was the star of the UNLV basketball team's first public show Thursday night.
Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian may appear to be split on reality TV, but on paper, their divorce is not final. That could leave the former NBA player's estranged wife with the role of making medical decisions for him.