Lakers hire Byron Scott as their new coach

| |Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

The Los Angeles Lakers have officially hired Byron Scott as their next coach, ending a search of almost three months by choosing a familiar name to Lakers followers.

Lakers hire Byron Scott as their new coach

| |Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

The Los Angeles Lakers officially signed Byron Scott to a multi-year contract as head coach on Monday.

Rose participates in Team USA practice, 'confidence level is through the roof'

| |Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

In this artificial city where hope can disappear as easily as coins in a slot machine, a man of substance is working to regain his magic.

Derrick Rose happy with Bulls' offseason moves

| |Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

Despite not feeling comfortable in the role, Derrick Rose participated in the Bulls' free-agency pitches to Carmelo Anthony and Pau Gasol.

Timberwolves reportedly covet 76ers' Young in trade for Love

| |Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

The Minnesota Timberwolves reportedly want Thaddeus Young to become Kevin Love's replacement at power forward.

Lakers sign Wesley Johnson

| |Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

The Los Angeles Lakers re-signed forward Wesley Johnson on Monday.

Key dates in fight over Los Angeles Clippers sale

|Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

Here is a timeline of developments in the move to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.

Heat owner Arison in wake of LeBron's departure: 'We are not done; not even close'

| |Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

For nearly three weeks there has been near silence from Miami Heat management about the free-agent departure of forward LeBron James to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

All tickets claimed for LeBron's homecoming show

|Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

LeBron James' Ohio hometown says fans quickly claimed the thousands of tickets available for the homecoming event expected to be his first public appearance in the state since announcing his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Donald Sterling loses court battle to prevent sale of Clippers

| |Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

A judge gave Shelly Sterling a sweeping victory Monday afternoon and cleared the way for Steve Ballmer's record $2 billion purchase of the Los Angeles Clippers to proceed.