Basketball

Sylvia Fowles only wanted to play for one team this season — the Minnesota Lynx. The Chicago Sky finally were able to make it happen. After sitting out the first half of the year, Fowles was traded to the Lynx on Monday as part of a three-team deal. "Words can't describe how...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors have completed the trade sending two-time All-Star forward David Lee to the Boston Celtics for Gerald Wallace and Chris Babb, the teams said Monday. They agreed to the trade July 7, but Boston needed time to sort out other moves...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers have traded forward Mike Miller and center Brendan Haywood to the Portland Trail Blazers to create salary-cap room and save luxury-tax money. The Cavs have been shopping Haywood's expiring $10.5 million contract for weeks and worked out a...
CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the trade says the Cavaliers have traded forward Mike Miller and center Brendan Haywood to Portland to create salary-cap room and save luxury-tax money. The Cavs have been shopping Haywood's expiring $10.5 million contract deal for weeks...
The Chicago Sky traded center Sylvia Fowles to the Minnesota Lynx as part of a three-team deal Monday. The Sky acquired Erika De Souza from Atlanta and also gave the Lynx their second-round pick in next year's draft. The Dream received Damiris Dantas, Reshanda Gray and Minnesota...
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — The WNBA is ready to look into expansion. WNBA President Laurel J. Richie said in her state of the league address Saturday that an expansion committee would be formed after the season. The league, in its 19th season, currently has 12 teams — down from...
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Right after Roy Hibbert, Lou Williams and Brandon Bass received their new gold jerseys Wednesday, they all spoke variations on the same theme. The three veteran NBA players entered the summer looking for a fresh start, and they're all eager to get it...
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Right after Roy Hibbert, Lou Williams and Brandon Bass received their new gold jerseys Wednesday, they all spoke variations on the same theme. The three veteran NBA players entered the summer looking for a fresh start, and they're all eager to get it...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A division title might soon mean a banner but no assurance of a playoff spot in the NBA. Commissioner Adam Silver said Wednesday the league is leaning toward not guaranteeing a postseason berth to a team that wins its division, forcing clubs to finish in the...