Anfernee Simons will forgo his collegiate eligibility and declare for the 2018 NBA draft, he informed ESPN. “After discussing the matter with my parents, I have decided to forgo the opportunity to play in the NCAA and to instead enter the NBA draft,” Simons said.
12:00 AM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN The Phoenix Suns are beginning their search for a new head coach now, a process that will include interim coach Jay Triano, general manager Ryan McDonough told ESPN. In a coaching market that could be expansive with openings this spring,
Dayton redshirt freshman Kostas Antetokounmpo will declare for the 2018 NBA draft, according to a source close to the situation. Antetokounmpo will be “testing the waters” in order to gauge his standing with NBA teams before deciding on his next move. Dayton redshirt freshman Kostas
CLEVELAND — After allowing a season-high 79 points in the first half and trailing the Toronto Raptors by 15 at intermission on Wednesday, the Cleveland Cavaliers stormed back to win 132-129. The game left acting head coach Larry Drew believing he witnessed a breakthrough performance.
Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard did something on Wednesday night seen only once before in the past 36 years. With a rebound in the final seconds of an 111-105 victory at the Brooklyn Nets, Howard finished with 32 points and 30 boards to become the
TUCSON, Ariz. — Arizona freshman big man Deandre Ayton is leaving early for the NBA after one dominating season. Ayton made the announcement that he will declare for this June’s NBA draft on his Twitter feed Wednesday. I’m just a kid from the Bahamas who
ATLANTA — A former Atlanta Hawks employee is accusing the professional basketball club of discriminating against white people and firing her after she complained. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Margo Kline filed a lawsuit Friday seeking punitive damages and a trial. The lawsuit says Hawks external
Cavaliers guard Kyle Korver is excused from Wednesday’s game against the Toronto Raptors to be with his family after his brother Kirk died Tuesday, the team announced in a statement. Kirk Korver, 27, was the youngest of four Korver brothers, all of whom played basketball
The Milwaukee Bucks plan to sign point guard Brandon Jennings to a second 10-day contract, a source told ESPN’s The Undefeated. Jennings is averaging 6.0 points and 5.5 assists for the Bucks on his first 10-day deal. The eight-year NBA veteran played for the Bucks’
SAN ANTONIO — Dejounte Murray, the San Antonio Spurs‘ second-year man, is making his mark as a first-year starter. On Monday night, he registered eight rebounds during a 89-75 win over the Golden State Warriors to set the franchise record for rebounds in a season