The United States captured back-to-back FIBA World Cup championships with a lopsided 129-92 rout of Serbia in Sunday's title game.
Nicolas Batum scored 27 points Boris Diaw added 15, as France rallied in the fourth quarter to earn a 95-93 win over Lithuania in the third-place game at the FIBA World Cup.
The Los Angeles Clippers re-signed free agent forward Hedo Turkoglu to an undisclosed contract on Friday.
Milos Teodosic scored 24 points to help Serbia defeat France, 90-85, in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup on Friday.
Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry is taking a leave of absence after making controversial remarks about NBA player Luol Deng.
A newspaper says it has obtained audio of Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry making racially charged comments about NBA player Luol Deng.
James Harden scored all 16 of his points during a dominant third quarter that carried the United States to a 96-68 victory over Lithuania in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup on Thursday.
The Brooklyn Nets have signed center Jerome Jordan to an undisclosed contract.
France used a big fourth quarter to stun Spain, 65-52, in the quarterfinals of the FIBA World Cup on Wednesday.
The Golden State Warriors signed free agent guard Leandro Barbosa on Wednesday.
Milos Teodosic scored 23 points to lead Serbia over Brazil, 84-56, Wednesday in quarterfinal action at the FIBA World Cup.
Chauncey Billups has apparently decided to call it a career.
Klay Thompson had 20 points -- one of six American scorers in double digits -- and the United States pulled away in the second half on Tuesday to beat Slovenia 119-76 in the quarterfinals of the FIBA World Cup.
The Cleveland Cavaliers said Tuesday they have signed free-agent forward Shawn Marion.
Detroit Pistons forward Greg Monroe has been suspended for two games without pay by the NBA for pleading guilty in Michigan to driving while visibly impaired.
Renaldas Seibutis had 19 points, Jonas Valanciunas scored 12 with 13 rebounds and Lithuania beat Turkey 73-61 in the quarterfinals of the FIBA World Cup on Tuesday.
A chain of events involving general manager Danny Ferry led to Atlanta Hawks majority owner Bruce Levenson selling his controlling interest in the franchise.
Detroit Pistons forward Greg Monroe signed a one-year qualifying offer for the 2014-15 season on Monday.
Bruce Levenson, the NBA and even Donald Sterling can all take credit Monday morning for the unfolding event surrounding yet another bizarre, racially-motivated incident involving an NBA owner and his selling of the team.
The quarterfinals at the 2014 FIBA World Cup are now set after Lithuania, Serbia, Turkey and Brazil won their respective Round of 16 games on Sunday.
Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson has decided to sell his controlling interest in the franchise in the wake of a racially insensitive e-mail he wrote two years ago.
Stephen Curry scored 20 points and Klay Thompson added 15, leading the United States to an 86-63 rout of Mexico in the round of 16 on Saturday at the FIBA World Cup.
All five starters scored in double figures as the Americans overcame a slow start to blow out the Ukraine, 95-71, in the final game of Group C play at the FIBA World Cup.
The Toronto Raptors signed center Greg Stiemsma on Thursday.
If you would have told me the USA Basketball team would be undefeated in Group C play of the FIBA World Cup, I'd have yawned.
Kenneth Faried scored 16 points, leading the United States to a commanding 106-71 win over the Dominican Republic to clinch first place in Group C.
The Los Angeles Clippers signed guard Chris Douglas-Roberts and forward Ekpe Udoh on Wednesday.
The Golden State Warriors signed guard Aaron Craft and forwards James Michael McAdoo and Mitchell Watt on Tuesday.
Anthony Davis scored 21 points, Kenneth Faried had 15 and the United States rolled to a 98-71 win over New Zealand at the FIBA World Cup on Tuesday.
Kenneth Faried scored 22 points on 11- of-14 shooting and the United States pulled away down the stretch for a 98-77 win over Turkey on Day 2 of the 2014 FIBA World Cup.