2014 FIBA World Cup Rosters

| |Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

International Basketball's governing body, FIBA, released the rosters for the World Cup, formerly known as the World Championships, which begins Saturday.

Mike Sielski: Dion Waiters stays in Cleveland on King's orders

| |Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

Dion Waiters was en route to Los Angeles last month for a weeklong workout session with pro basketball trainer Rob McClanaghan, an annual West Coast trip that had become as much a part of Waiters' offseason routine as the trade rumors that always seem to include his name, when his cellphone buzzed. He answered it.

Bucks send Delfino, Raduljica to Clippers for Dudley, first-round pick

| |Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

The Milwaukee Bucks have traded veteran small forward Carlos Delfino and backup center Miroslav Raduljica to the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for small forward Jared Dudley and a 2017 first-round draft pick, a league source indicated Tuesday.

Clippers send Dudley to Bucks

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

LOS ANGELES-The disappointing Jared Dudley era came to an end for the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday when they traded the veteran forward and a first-round draft pick to the Milwaukee Bucks as part of a deal that could be a precursor to additional moves.

Ex-Chicago Bull Brewer pleads no contest to DUI

|Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Prosecutors say former Chicago Bulls forward Ronnie Brewer has been sentenced to probation after pleading no contest to driving drunk in Beverly Hills.

LeBron James, Kevin Love forged friendship at London Olympics

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

When he introduced Kevin Love to Cleveland on Tuesday, Cavs General Manager David Griffin called it a culmination of 18 months of trade negotiations. Truthfully, however, the genesis to the moment dated back even further, to the bus rides and countless locker room discussions at the 2012 London Olympics.

Sixers acquire Thabeet

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

The Philadelphia 76ers acquired center Hasheem Thabeet and cash considerations from the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for a 2015 protected second round draft pick.

Wiggins, new Wolves receive warm welcome in MN

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Andrew Wiggins spent the previous month seemingly in hiding, side-stepping questions about a trade that was all but finished and coming to the realization he was not going to be teammates with LeBron James.

Oklahoma City trades C Thabeet to 76ers

|Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

The Oklahoma City Thunder have traded center Hasheem Thabeet and cash to the Philadelphia 76ers for a protected second-round draft pick in 2015 and a trade exception.

Pelicans sign Salmons

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

The New Orleans Pelicans have signed veteran forward John Salmons, the team announced Tuesday.