Basketball

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Free agent Kevin Durant met with the Golden State Warriors on Friday in The Hamptons. A person close to the situation said Warriors owner Joe Lacob, general manager Bob Myers, coach Steve Kerr and All-Stars Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson were present. The...
Two people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that free agent forward Chandler Parsons has agreed to terms with the Memphis Grizzlies on a four-year deal worth $94 million. The two sides came to agreement on Friday afternoon after meeting in Los Angeles...
New Philadelphia 76ers President Bryan Colangelo's biggest priority heading into free agency was to find a veteran point guard to help organize a team full of youngsters. He is turning to a familiar face to help get the job done. The 76ers agreed to terms with veteran guard...
NEW YORK (AP) — O.J. Mayo was dismissed and disqualified from the NBA on Friday for violating the terms of the league's anti-drug program, the first player to receive that punishment in a decade. The league said the No. 3 overall pick in the 2008 draft out of USC is eligible to...
The Washington Wizards wasted no time in locking up shooting guard Bradley Beal, agreeing to a five-year maximum contract worth $128 million not long after the free agent market's opening bell Friday. The sides started talks as soon as possible, just after midnight Eastern, and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Jeremy Lin is heading back to the city where "Linsanity" was born. Lin agreed to a three-year, $36 million contract Friday with the Brooklyn Nets, a person with knowledge of the details told The Associated Press. Lin tweeted earlier that he was headed to Brooklyn...
The Charlotte Hornets lived up to their word when they said re-signing Nicolas Batum was their top priority in free agency. Batum agreed to terms on a five-year, $120 million contract with the Hornets Friday morning, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated...
Hassan Whiteside is staying with the Miami Heat. A person familiar with the terms of the agreement tells The Associated Press that Whiteside will be signing a four-year contract worth the maximum amount the Heat could offer, roughly $98 million. The person spoke on condition of...
DeMar DeRozan turned the biggest year of his career into a very big contract. The All-Star shooting guard is staying with the Toronto Raptors and agreed early Friday on the basic framework of a five-year deal, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press...