Dawkins, the former 76ers star whose board-shattering dunks earned him the moniker “Chocolate Thunder” and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He was 58.
The Wizards may need to pay a rights fee to Willie Nelson. They are on the road again to open the regular season.
Catchings scored 10 of her 20 points in the fourth quarter and the Indiana Fever beat the Washington Mystics 73-62 on Tuesday night for their fifth victory in six games since the All-Star break.
Flip Saunders had quite a challenge on his hands when he returned to Minnesota two years ago to take over the moribund Timberwolves.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will sign legislation Wednesday committing state taxpayers to pony up $250 million to help build the Milwaukee Bucks a new basketball arena, drawing fire from tea party leaders, who say it undercuts his claims to be a fiscal conservative champion.
Wall and Beal will join 32 other players who will participate in the camp, which opens Aug. 11 and ends two days later with an exhibition game at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Sterling, 81, cited irreconcilable differences in paperwork submitted to the Los Angeles Superior Court, continuing his fight to claim his portion of the assets from a $2 billion sale of the team last year.
The start of the season will be in jeopardy for Dudley, who was acquired via trade with the Bucks on July 9 in exchange for a second-round pick.
Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James says his recent NBA Finals loss is so haunting to him that he has nightmares about its conclusion.
Silver said Tuesday the league is leaning toward eliminating any protection for division winners in playoff seeding and instead placing the eight teams in the Eastern and Western Conference brackets based solely by record.
Anderson has played for three teams during his NBA tenure, and his signing is among the number of offseason moves the team has made over the past two weeks in order to become more versatile.
Adding Dudley via a trade with the Bucks and multiple other wing options off the bench has bolstered the Wizards’ depth.