Summer League winds down, and now, maybe, some NBA rest

They'll hand out T-shirts to the Summer League winners following the championship game between Memphis and Minnesota in Las Vegas on Monday night, and then things will finally slow down a bit in the N...

Analysis: Westbrook, Harden will need to change their games

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Everyone knows that Russell Westbrook and James Harden played together before, which automatically makes their reunion in Houston seem like the right fit. It won't b...

AP source: Russell Westbrook going to Rockets for Chris Paul

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation says the Oklahoma City Thunder have traded Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, a shake up of top point guards and a move ...

Kawhi Leonard, Paul George officially join LA Clippers

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Paul George and Kawhi Leonard are officially members of the Los Angeles Clippers. The Clippers completed their blockbuster trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder on We...

Silver says changes to rules on draft trades possible

LAS VEGAS (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wants the hat game fixed. Mindful that it was awkward for draft picks this year who were selected by one team and had already been trade...

Silver: NBA 'can do a better job' on free agency, rules

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The NBA knows that its rules on teams talking to free agents are not being followed, and says it will spend the next few months figuring out a better system. Commiss...

China's World Cup team sees Summer League as opportunity

LAS VEGAS (AP) — China's national team came to the NBA Summer League looking for education. They're learning plenty. Summer League is essentially several preseason ...

Durant officially joins Nets, Russell to Warriors

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The deal bringing Kevin Durant to Brooklyn is official, and he's changing his number along with his address. The Nets completed a sign-and-trade with the Golden Stat...

Deals get real: Butler joins Heat, Raptors wish Kawhi well

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Toronto said farewell to Kawhi Leonard. Miami said hello to Jimmy Butler. Free agency finally became real Saturday. The four-team trade that sent B...

Analysis: It's a new day in the NBA, and a welcomed change

LAS VEGAS (AP) — There is no favorite. This is what the NBA wanted. And needed. The biggest piece of valid criticism about the league in recent years has been its p...

AP Source: Clippers trading for George, signing Leonard

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says the Los Angeles Clippers will be landing Kawhi Leonard as a free agent after they acquire Paul George from the Oklahoma City Thunder in a ...

AP Source: Simmons, 76ers negotiating toward extension

A person with knowledge of the situation says the Philadelphia 76ers and Ben Simmons are negotiating toward a $170 million, five-year extension for the All-Star point guard. The deal...

Free agency: The waiting for Kawhi continues

The waiting for Kawhi Leonard's decision continues. And it might last for a few days. Monday marks the first full day of NBA free agency — roughly $2.5 billion in c...

From Zion to Jimmer, Summer League has a bit of everything

Zion Williamson obviously knows where he's playing next season. Jimmer Fredette has no idea. Such is the beauty of Summer League: There's ballyhooed 18-year-olds li...

AP Source: Walker tells Hornets he's joining Celtics

A person with knowledge of the situation says Kemba Walker has told the Charlotte Hornets of his intention to sign with the Boston Celtics once the NBA's offseason moratorium ends July 6. ...