The beaches and glamour of Rio de Janeiro haven't yet convinced LeBron James that he should come back in two years for a shot at a third Olympic gold medal.
The NBA is sending Luol Deng back home for a preseason game in the British capital.
Nets point guard Deron Williams is no longer wearing a walking boot and said he'll take the court with the team for its first training-camp practice on Tuesday at Duke University in Durham, N.C.
Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams has a sprained right ankle and a bone bruise, a team spokesman said Wednesday.
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said LeBron James appears to be growing mentally stronger and seems much more effective at tuning out speculation and criticism.
Chris Paul went through basketball drills without a protective brace around his right thumb for the first time Monday, and said he anticipates playing in at least one preseason game and being ready for the Clippers' season opener.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin is healthy and ready for the start of training camp.
David Stern is promising Brazilian fans they will soon have the chance to watch NBA players in action in their own country.
The NBA is opening at least five new international offices, including around three in Africa by 2012, NBA Commissioner David Stern said.
NBA commissioner David Stern is counting on the 2012 London Olympics to give the league a foothold in Britain.
Dwyane Wade will get to see his popularity in Europe first-hand next fall.
The latest on Team USA, preseason schedules and more in today's NBA Local.