NBA's Toronto Raptors, Orlando Magic to play in London in January
NBA's Toronto Raptors, Orlando Magic to play in London in January

The NBA will play its sixth regular-season game in London next January 14 when the Toronto Raptors face the Orlando Magic at the O2 Arena, the league announced Wednesday.

NBA owners approve Atlanta Hawks sale following racial remarks
NBA owners approve Atlanta Hawks sale following racial remarks

Billionaire Tony Ressler`s purchase of the Atlanta Hawks has been unanimously approved by NBA owners, the league announced Wednesday, concluding a sale forced by racial remarks in e-mails discovered last year.

Charlotte to host NBA All-Star Game in 2017
Charlotte to host NBA All-Star Game in 2017

The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced that Charlotte has been selected to host NBA All-Star 2017.

NBA boss has no fear of FIFA-style corruption
NBA boss has no fear of FIFA-style corruption

NBA commissioner Adam Silver has no worries about a FIFA-style corruption scandal in basketball, saying Thursday that transparency and audits help keep the global governing body FIBA honest.

India open to embrace new sports, says NBA commissioner Silver
India open to embrace new sports, says NBA commissioner Silver

Basketball is not a popular game in India but US-based National Basketball Association (NBA) commissioner Adam Silver feels the country has the space in its sporting culture to "embrace new ideas and new sports".

DeMarcus Cousins replaces Kobe Bryant in All-Star Game
DeMarcus Cousins replaces Kobe Bryant in All-Star Game

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins was named to replace injured Los Angeles Lakers star guard Kobe Bryant on the Western Conference squad for next month`s 64th NBA All-Star Game, the league announced Friday.

Adam Silver, NBA celebrate India youth program success
Adam Silver, NBA celebrate India youth program success

The NBA says its Jr. NBA program in India has reached more than 750,000 youth and hopes to reach 1 million by 2016.

Charlotte Hornets` Jeff Taylor suspended 24 games
Charlotte Hornets` Jeff Taylor suspended 24 games

Charlotte Hornets forward Jeff Taylor was slapped with a 24-game suspension by the NBA on Wednesday after pleading guilty to a domestic violence charge.

NBA commissioner Adam Silver calls for federal move to allow sport bets
NBA commissioner Adam Silver calls for federal move to allow sport bets

NBA commissioner Adam Silver called Thursday for changes to US laws that ban gambling on sports events in most states, saying American attitudes have changed regarding such betting.

Charlotte Hornets` Jeff Taylor arrested on assault charges
Charlotte Hornets` Jeff Taylor arrested on assault charges

Jeff Taylor of the NBA`s Charlotte Hornets was arrested and charged Thursday on domestic assault allegations, just the latest unsavory incident to tarnish the reputation of US sports.

Danny Ferry steps away from Atlanta Hawks` operations
Danny Ferry steps away from Atlanta Hawks` operations

Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry is taking an indefinite leave of absence over racial comments he made in a team meeting with the NBA club`s top officials.

Donald Sterling says LA Clippers not for sale - Report

Basketball franchise the Los Angeles Clippers is not for sale, owner Donald Sterling said on Monday, vowing to fight to keep the team he built, NBC News reported, in the latest salvo of his battle with the league.

NBA moves on Clippers sale, Sterling sues for $1 billion

The National Basketball Association said on Friday that it has reached an agreement with the estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling to sell the team, opening a new chapter for the franchise after 33 years under Sterling.

Regular season games set for London, Mexico City

The NBA will play regular-season games in Mexico City and London in the 2014-15 campaign, the league said Thursday.

NBA discusses Sterling`s response to forced sale of Clippers

The National Basketball Association said Wednesday its finance committee had discussed a response from Donald Sterling about orders to sell his pro basketball team for making racist remarks, and a vote remained scheduled for next week.

Sterling says NBA ban, forced sale is illegal - LA Times

Donald Sterling, banned from owning a pro basketball team for inflammatory remarks he made about African Americans, called the National Basketball Association`s action illegal because it was based on a "lover`s quarrel" that was "illegally recorded."

Donald Sterling hands control of L.A. Clippers to wife: Source

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, banned from the NBA for racist remarks, has handed controlling interest in his team to his wife, the co-owner, and she is negotiating with the league to sell the club, a source with knowledge of the situation said on Friday.

Cuban comments on bigotry stir debate

With the NBA in turmoil over racially charged remarks by Donald Sterling, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was finding Thursday just how tricky even discussion of bigotry can be.

NBA commissioner signals willingness for deal with Clippers owner

National Basketball Association Commissioner Adam Silver said on Tuesday he would prefer to let Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling sell his team "on a reasonable timetable" rather than proceed with trying to forcibly terminate his ownership.

Sterling`s Clippers fate set for June 3

The NBA charged Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Monday with racist conduct detrimental to the league, setting a June 3 hearing where owners could strip the team from him.