Basketball

MIAMI (AP) — A person with knowledge of the negotiations says LaMarcus Aldridge and the Miami Heat have spoken about his future plans, and that a formal conversation is scheduled for Thursday night. The person says Heat President Pat Riley is to meet with Aldridge in Los Angeles...
NEW YORK (AP) — Arron Afflalo is about to team up with Carmelo Anthony again. A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Afflalo has accepted a two-year, $16 million offer from the New York Knicks. The person spoke on condition of anonymity...
Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert promised LeBron James he would do whatever it took financially to surround him with a team capable of ending the city's 51-year championship drought. On the first day of free agency, Gilbert spent nearly a quarter of a billion dollars to...
A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Iman Shumpert has agreed to terms on a four-year, $40 million contract that will keep him in Cleveland. Shumpert and the Cavaliers came to agreement on Wednesday evening. The person spoke on the condition...
ATLANTA (AP) — A person with knowledge of the deal says the Atlanta Hawks have reached an agreement to re-sign free agent power forward Paul Millsap. The person says the agreement is for a two-year deal with a player option for a third year that makes the contract worth $58.9...
Kawhi Leonard is going to be a fixture for the San Antonio Spurs for years to come. Leonard agreed to the basic parameters of a five-year contract to stay with the Spurs early Wednesday, a deal that could be worth $90 million according to a person with direct knowledge of the...
Kawhi Leonard has agreed on the basic parameters of a deal to remain with the San Antonio Spurs. A person with knowledge of the terms tells The Associated Press that Leonard agreed to a five-year contract that could be worth around $90 million. Leonard agreed to the deal just...
Big names, big bucks and big markets in pursuit. NBA free agency opened with Anthony Davis agreeing to an extension worth more than $140 million in New Orleans and the Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks among the teams looking for a dominant inside force of their own. All-...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans have agreed on a five-year extension worth more than $140 million. Davis tweeted: "NOLA, I am here to stay! Just getting started" shortly after free agency opened late Tuesday night, and a person with knowledge of the...