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Veterans Curry, Green eager to lead new-look Warriors

Oct. 15, 2019 12:50 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry knows how different this season will be. He realizes many aren't considering the Golden State Warriors a clear contender even following five straight trips to the NBA Finals. No Kevin Durant. No Andre Iguodala. No Shaun Livingston. And that's just to name a few of the...

LeBron: Rockets' Morey 'wasn't educated' on China tweet

Oct. 15, 2019 10:33 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James believes Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey "was either misinformed or not really educated on the situation" regarding the potential consequences of his actions when he tweeted in support of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests. In his first public comments since the...

Challenges upheld: Pacers, Kings get calls changed in India

Oct. 5, 2019 11:45 PM EDT

Officially, it's an NBA first: Coaches successfully argued referees' calls Saturday. Sacramento's Luke Walton became the first coach to win a challenge — a new option for coaches to use in the NBA this season — when he asked for a review of an out-of-bounds call during the third quarter of the...

Washington State to retire Klay Thompson's No. 1 jersey

Sep. 30, 2019 7:08 PM EDT

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Washington State will retire the No. 1 worn by Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson when he played for the Cougars. The school said Monday that the ceremony will take place on Jan. 18 during halftime of a game against Oregon State. Thompson played three seasons for Washington...

The Latest: Green hopes law will change NCAA 'dictatorship'

Sep. 30, 2019 6:05 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California Gov. Gavin Newsom signing a law allowing college athletes to make money from endorsements (all times local): 3:05 p.m. NBA star Draymond Green said he hopes a new California law allowing college athletes to sign endorsement deals will force the...

New Warriors center Cauley-Stein sidelined for training camp

Sep. 30, 2019 6:04 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — New Warriors big man Willie Cauley-Stein will be sidelined for training camp with a left foot injury, while Klay Thompson is making progress from a July 2 surgery for a torn left anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee but will be out at least until the All-Star break. General...

Irving says Durant was rushed back, won't be rushed again

Sep. 27, 2019 2:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving won't allow anyone to rush Kevin Durant back to the court this time. Irving said Friday that Durant wasn't ready to play when he returned in the NBA Finals, where he was quickly injured again. Irving said his new teammate's health wasn't valued enough, and that won't be the...

Column: No sweat when it comes to funding new stadiums

Sep. 27, 2019 3:19 AM EDT

The question isn't whether taxpayers in Arlington, Texas, got hosed when they agreed to spend a half-billion dollars for a new ballpark next door to the one they spent millions to build just 22 years earlier. They did, but in most parts of the country that's the way the system works. Almost every new stadium or...

NBA camps set to open, and contenders are everywhere

Sep. 26, 2019 4:02 PM EDT

Farewell, offseason. A new NBA year is here. On Friday, the first five teams will hold media days, the NBA's annual day-before-camp-begins ritual. Anthony Davis, LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers will discuss a season of enormous expectations. So will James Harden and Russell Westbrook in Houston, along...

Nets not planning for Durant to play this season

Sep. 24, 2019 5:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets expect to wait a year before Kevin Durant plays for them. General manager Sean Marks said Tuesday the Nets are planning this season without the injured All-Star. He added Durant will have a say in determining when he's ready. "With Kevin, I think what we're going to say is...