Police issued a felony warrant Thursday charging Creighton point guard Maurice Watson Jr. with first-degree sexual assault.As of now, it’s believed Watson Jr. isn’t in custody. The 19-year-old was officially suspended by the school Feb. Show More Summary
The new big man duo was obliterated by the Rockets, but New Orleans just needs time to gel If the New Orleans Pelicans had anticipated making franchise history heading into the fourth quarter on Thursday night, this wasn’t the record they expected. Show More Summary
The Mavericks are reportedly interested in signing Nerlens Noel, who will be a restricted free agent, to an extension. The post Report: Sixers Trade Nerlens Noel to Mavericks For Andrew Bogut, Justin Anderson and First-Round Pick appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have acquired forward-center Nerlens Noel from the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for guard Justin Anderson, center Andrew Bogut and a 2017 protected first-round pick. Noel (6-11, 220) holds career averages of 10.2 points, 7.6 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 1.7 steals, 1.6 blocks and 28.3 minutes per game in 171 games [...]
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Omri Casspi has broken his right thumb in his first game with the New Orleans Pelicans.
John Gillon’s impressive buzzer-beating three-pointer to beat Duke on Wednesday not only boosted Syracuse’s chances at making the NCAA Tournament, but it also helped out some students.Connor Grossman, who covers Syracuse basketball for...Show More Summary
Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey announced Thursday that the team has acquired guard Lou Williams from the Los Angeles Lakers in exchange for guard/forward Corey Brewer and the Rockets first round pick in the upcoming 2017 NBA Draft.
Heat guard Dion Waiters says he supports agent Rob Pelinka's looming move to the Los Angeles Lakers as general manager, and that he'll stay with Pelinka's agency
Rick Pitino had to be restrained from going after a North Carolina fan as he was heading into the tunnel at halftime Wednesday night, and the Louisville coach blasted the fan after the game. He also noted that the fan was not a UNC student.While...Show More Summary
The New Orleans Pelicans have completed a trade with the Sacramento Kings, acquiring center DeMarcus Cousins and forward Omri Casspi in exchange for guards Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway, and two future draft picks. Additionally, the Kings have waived forward Matt Barnes. A 14-year NBA veteran, the UCLA alum is averaging 7.6 points (.384 FG%, [...]
The Nets deal Bogdanovic in exchange for a first round pick. The post Nets Trade Bojan Bogdanovic to Wizards appeared first on SLAMonline.
Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that the team has acquired forward Bojan Bogdanovic and forward Chris McCullough from Brooklyn in exchange for forward Andrew Nicholson, guard Marcus Thornton and a 2017 protected first round draft pick. “Bojan is a very good shooter and a talented overall scorer whose versatility gives us an added dimension [...]
The Los Angeles Lakers have swung their first deal of the Magic Johnson Era, agreeing to send Lou Williams to the Houston Rockets for Corey Brewer and a future draft pick.
The Houston Rockets have acquired Lou Williams, sending Corey Brewer to the Los Angeles Lakers in exchange. The post Lakers Trade Lou Williams to Rockets for Corey Brewer appeared first on SLAMonline.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Los Angeles Lakers have fired general manager Mitch Kupchak and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations in a major shake-up of the struggling franchise's front office.
The Douglas County warrant filed Thursday lists one count of forcible sexual assault.
Person familiar with situation tells AP: Guard Jarrett Jack joins Pelicans on 10-day contract
Don't be surprised if you start hearing Mike White's name in national coach of the year talk
ATLANTA -- Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schröder has been suspended by the organization for one game without pay for failure to report to the team on time after the all-star break. He will serve his one-game suspension tonight when the Hawks host the Miami Heat.