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Kings hire Nancy Lieberman as assistant coach

Jul 31, 2015 2:57 PM ET

Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman was hired as an assistant coach of the Sacramento Kings on Friday, joining Becky Hammon of the San Antonio Spurs as another female NBA assistant coach. Read Full Article

Nuggets sign first-round pick Emmanuel Mudiay

Jul 31, 2015 6:50 PM ET

The Denver Nuggets have signed guard Emmanuel Mudiay to a multi-year contract, General Manager and Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Read Full Article

NBA in Africa: Mandela's house, safaris and a game

Jul 31, 2015 11:27 AM ET

Chris Paul keeps waking up in his hotel at 3 a.m. because of jet-lag and is wiped, though it hasn't stopped him getting out and visiting the house where Nelson Mandela lived. Read Full Article

Pacers' Jordan Hill arrested for reckless driving

Jul 31, 2015 7:06 PM ET

Indiana Pacers newcomer Jordan Hill was arrested near Atlanta on charges of reckless driving and speeding after police clocked his car going 107 mph in a 65 mph zone. Read Full Article

Warriors deal Wallace for 76ers' Thompson

Jul 31, 2015 5:10 PM ET

The Golden State Warriors have acquired forward/center Jason Thompson from the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for forward Gerald Wallace, the team announced today. As part of the deal, Philadelphia also receives cash and draft considerations. Read Full Article

Suns make series of coaching, front-office moves

Jul 30, 2015 10:01 PM ET

The Phoenix Suns have added Nate Bjorkgren and former NBA players Earl Watson and Corey Gaines to Jeff Hornacek's coaching staff and shifted Mark West from the bench back to the front office as vice president of player relations. Read Full Article

Mavericks sign free agent Jeremy Evans

Jul 31, 2015 3:27 PM ET

The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have signed free agent forward Jeremy Evans. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Read Full Article

Pelicans waive Toney Douglas

Jul 31, 2015 6:24 PM ET

The New Orleans Pelicans announced today the team has waived point guard Toney Douglas. Read Full Article

Trail Blazers waive center Brendan Haywood

Jul 30, 2015 6:25 PM ET

(July 30, 2015) --The Portland Trail Blazers have waived center Brendan Haywood, it was announced today by President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey. Read Full Article

Hawks' Mike Scott arrested on drug charges

Jul 30, 2015 10:41 PM ET

Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott has been arrested on drug charges. Read Full Article

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