Knicks bring Tom Thibodeau back to New York as new coach

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Thibodeau brought the Chicago Bulls to their greatest success since Michael Jordan. He returned the Minnesota Timberwolves to the playoffs after a 13-year absence...

Knicks bring Tom Thibodeau back to New York as new coach

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Thibodeau is back in New York as the Knicks' new coach. The former NBA Coach of the Year was hired Thursday, returning to the team he helped lead to the NBA Final...

Irving commits $1.5 million for WNBA players skipping season

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving is making sure WNBA players can sit out the season and not stress about a paycheck. The Brooklyn Nets star is committing $1.5 million to supplement the i...

AP source: Knicks close to deal to make Tom Thibodeau coach

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks are finishing a deal to make Tom Thibodeau their coach, a person with knowledge of the details said Saturday. No contract has been signed but a de...

Down in Disney, Bucks hope to finish the job this season

There were no defenders nearby. There wasn’t even another team on the court. Giannis Antetokounmpo’s shooting display was nothing spectacular. Dozens, perhaps hundreds of NBA players...

Nets a depleted team heading into NBA's restart at Disney

The Brooklyn Nets will always remember being big winners in July 2019. All they've been doing this July is losing. Their roster has been as depleted as any in the N...

Despite virus cases, Nets say no thought to skipping restart

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving aren't coming back. DeAndre Jordan and Wilson Chandler aren't going, either. Spencer Dinwiddie is a maybe, with his status unclear after...

Linsanity finally gets another run on MSG Network next week

NEW YORK (AP) — Linsanity is finally getting another run on MSG Network. In search of content with no games because of the coronavirus, the network is turning to Jeremy Lin’s memora...

Nets GM unsure if Durant, Irving could play if NBA resumes

NEW YORK (AP) — With so much uncertainty around the NBA season, Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks is no longer ruling Kevin Durant out for the season. Marks had repeatedly sai...

AP Source: 20% base salary reductions for top NBA executives

NEW YORK (AP) — Top NBA executives are having their base salaries reduced by 20% for the foreseeable future, a person with knowledge of the details said Thursday. The reductions affe...

Nets say 4 players test positive for new coronavirus

NEW YORK (AP) — Four Brooklyn Nets players have tested positive for the new coronavirus, bringing the total to seven known players in the NBA. The team announced Tuesday that one pla...

James surges, Giannis sits and a reminder health is the key

LeBron James was making a statement on the court when the Milwaukee Bucks had to make one of their own. Giannis Antetokounmpo had been hurt two nights earlier while losing to James a...

Knicks pull away in 4th quarter, beat Pistons 96-84

NEW YORK (AP) — Julius Randle had 22 points and 12 rebounds, and the New York Knicks pulled away in the fourth quarter for a 96-84 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday night. T...

Kenny Atkinson out as Brooklyn Nets coach in surprise split

NEW YORK (AP) — Kenny Atkinson won't have the chance to coach Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving together in Brooklyn. The Brooklyn Nets and their coach decided his influence with the tea...

NBA: Teams should get plan in place if virus keeps fans away

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA told its teams Friday that they should be developing processes in case it becomes necessary to play games without fans or media because of the coronavirus crisis. ...