Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka 'Chocolate Thunder' has died

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Darryl Dawkins was once summoned in the Philadelphia 76ers' locker room to come meet a celebrity who wanted to meet the man known for dunking with backboard-breaking force....

AP Source: Hornets sign Kidd-Gilchrist to $52M extension
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Michael Kidd-Gilchrist has agreed to a four-year, $52 million contract extension with the Charlotte Hornets, a person familiar with the situation said Monday....

AP Source: J.R. Smith agrees to new contract with Cavs

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CLEVELAND (AP) -- J.R. Smith looked around and realized there was no place like Cleveland....

Meet the NBA Players' Association's new sports science guru
Coming off a season in which star after star was lost to serious injury, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and NBA Players' Association executive director Michele Roberts have made player health one of the top priorities to address this offseason....