Jason Collins became the first openly gay athlete to play in North America's four major professional sports Sunday when he played 11 minutes in the Brooklyn Nets 108-102 over the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center.
Rudy Gay and the Sacramento Kings both want the same thing: a fresh start.
USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo won't have to submit the 12-man roster for the men's Olympic basketball team until July 8, according to a USA Today report.
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.
As expected, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade will be on opposite sides for Saturday night's South Florida All-Star Classic at Florida International.
LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh will come together next week to host and play in "The South Florida Celebrity Classic," according to sources close to the project.
Neil Tardy maps out the two-week stretch that makes up "Week 17" of the ESPN fantasy basketball season.
John Hollinger lists his early-season surprises and disappointments.