While LeBron James is undecided, Kevin Durant told ESPN he intends to return to Team USA for the 2016 Olympics in Brazil after withdrawing from national-team duty shortly before the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
European coaching giant David Blatt is on the brink of making his long-awaited leap to the NBA with either Golden State or Cleveland, according to sources close to the process.
In Marc Stein's preseason Power Rankings, the Heat start out on top.
NBA commissioner David Stern's push to see an age limit of 23 for the men's Olympic basketball tourament is losing steam.
The Brooklyn Nets are making a hard to push to bring Andrei Kirilenko back to the NBA despite their limited salary-cap flexibility, according to sources close to the situation.
In his strongest terms to date, USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo said Wednesday that no new players will be considered for the roster for this summer's Olympics despite a flurry of injuries.
Dallas Mavericks guard Jason Kidd will be with Team USA as a special guest of the coaching staff for its Las Vegas training camp through July 24, sources said.
Marc Stein fills out his season-ending awards ballot in this edition of the Weekend Dime.
Marc Stein talks to Kobe Bryant about the MVP race, the Lakers' title hopes and more.
Marc Stein lists the top five story lines from the NBA this season.
With at least three spots still open on its Olympic roster, USA Basketball is extending formal invitations to Shaquille O'Neal and Kevin Garnett.