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.
Los Angeles Lakers forward Lamar Odom has reached an agreement in principle to sign with Besiktas of Turkey and team up overseas with Nets star Deron Williams, according to sources close to Odom.
The Turkish team that features New Jersey Nets guard Deron Williams is pushing now to add Los Angeles Lakers forward Lamar Odom to its roster, according to sources close to the situation.
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love informed Besiktas of Turkey on Sunday that he's declining their offer to sign with the Istanbul-based club and team up with New Jersey Nets guard Deron Williams.
The agent for Kevin Durant confirmed an overseas media report Thursday that the Oklahoma City Thunder star is in talks with BBC Bayreuth about playing in Germany during the ongoing NBA lockout.
The Dallas Mavericks plan to make last-ditch trade runs at Detroit's Tayshaun Prince and Denver's J.R. Smith before Thursday's 3 p.m. ET trade deadline, sources close to the situation said.
Boston Celtics assistant coach Tom Thibodeau has turned down the New Orleans Hornets contract offer, a source close to the situation said Friday.
In Marc Stein's Week 13 Power Rankings, the Cavaliers hold down the No. 1 spot for the fifth straight week.
With Deron Williams fighting off cold-like symptoms, the Jazz slowed down Chris Paul and the Hornets, writes Marc Stein.
Marc Stein has the latest on Golden State's plan, Darius Miles' comeback and Josh Smith's limbo.