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Derrick Rose is back on the court, but will a hectic FIBA schedule -- nine games in 16 days starting Aug. 30 -- make it necessary to keep more point guards around?
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Not a happy man

Klay Thompson wasn't too pleased to find his name in trade talks this offseason.

Not turrible

Charles Barkley becomes the latest Dream Teamer to take in the pain of ice for a cause.

Almost there

Top pick Andrew Wiggins is waiting for a chance to call an NBA team home.

Family auditions

DeMarcus Cousins makes his case to be the third Splash Brother. Was it enough?

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Hawks re-sign backup guard Mack

Aug 22, 2014 9:36 PM

The Atlanta Hawks have re-signed guard Shelvin Mack, who general manager Danny Ferry says proved to be a good fit for coach Mike Budenholzer's system. Read Full Article

Report: Wolves to land Sixers' Young in Love trade

Aug 22, 2014 1:45 PM

The Minnesota Timberwolves secured the final piece they wanted in a blockbuster Kevin Love trade. Read Full Article

Raptors CEO Leiweke to resign

Aug 21, 2014 9:10 PM

The CEO of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment will step down next year. Read Full Article

US routs the Dominican Republic in exhibition

Aug 21, 2014 1:04 AM

Kyrie Irving made all five shots and scored 12 points starting in place of Derrick Rose, and the U.S. national basketball team beat the Dominican Republic 105-62 on Wednesday night in an exhibition game. Read Full Article

Rose sits out US exhibition vs Dominican Republic

Aug 20, 2014 11:16 PM

Derrick Rose is sitting out the U.S. national's team exhibition game against the Dominican Republic on Wednesday night, with coach Mike Krzyzewski saying he wants to look at other guards. Read Full Article

Report: Lynx's Moore wins WNBA MVP award

Aug 21, 2014 4:28 AM

Minnesota's Maya Moore has won the WNBA most valuable player award, a person close to the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday night. Read Full Article

7 charged with trespassing at Ray Allen's home

Aug 20, 2014 8:39 PM

Seven people accused of walking through an unlocked door at the home of former Miami Heat player Ray Allen have been charged with trespassing. Read Full Article

Dick Bavetta retiring; refereed record 2,635 straight games

Aug 19, 2014 6:10 PM

NBA President, Basketball Operations Rod Thorn announced today that longtime NBA referee Dick Bavetta will be retiring after 39 years of service. Read Full Article

Rose rests again, may not start Wednesday

Aug 19, 2014 7:30 PM

The U.S. National Team continues to take precautions with Derrick Rose, who sat out a second straight day of practice on Tuesday. Read Full Article

Cunningham plans to sue accuser

Aug 20, 2014 2:05 AM

The agent for free-agent forward Dante Cunningham says his client plans to file a civil lawsuit against the woman who accused him of domestic assault. Read Full Article

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