Former NBA guard Rex Chapman has been arrested for allegedly shoplifting $14,000 worth of merchandise from an Apple store in Scottsdale and then selling the items at a pawn shop.

For Tyson Chandler, the news made him feel like someone had stuck a knife in his back and was driving it not-so-gently down his spine.

Former NBA guard Rex Chapman has been arrested for allegedly shoplifting $14,000 worth of merchandise from an Apple store in Scottsdale and then selling the items at a pawn shop.

Reports out of Phoenix and from ESPN.com Friday state the Timberwolves are willing to pay restricted free-agent point guard Eric Bledsoe a maximum 4-year, $63 million contract that they aren't willing to give Ricky Rubio.

Lou Amundson has signed a one-year, nonguaranteed deal with the Cavaliers, a league source confirmed. Although the Cavs' rebuilt roster is filling up fast, the veteran journeyman stands a decent chance at making the final cut.

A larger-than-life LeBron James will again tower over downtown.

Kyrie Irving should be glowing.

The Brooklyn Nets voided the contract of center Hamady Ndiaye after he failed a physical.

Jodie Meeks was happy for Detroit Pistons teammate Andre Drummond and the U.S. for winning the FIBA World Cup championship with a resounding victory over Serbia on Sunday in Madrid.

The Sacramento Kings have signed forward Omri Casspi and center Ryan Hollins.

The Chicago Bulls signed guard E'Twaun Moore after the Purdue product passed his physical on Wednesday. .

With dust finally settled after the blockbuster Kevin Love trade that changed the face of the Minnesota Timberwolves, the franchise has one big move still to address before the start of the season.

The Chicago Bulls have signed guard E'Twaun Moore to an undisclosed contract.

The Chicago Bulls have signed former Orlando Magic guard E'Twaun (EE'-twan) Moore.

DeMarcus Cousins left Spain with a ton of baggage. Not the old baggage, new baggage. His luggage was stuffed with a FIBA World Cup gold medal, a sampling of souvenirs, a Team USA jersey to be forever cherished, and gentle reminders from USA Basketball officials - though nothing in writing, of course - that the Rio de Janeiro Olympics are only two years away.

The Miami Heat have promoted David Fizdale to assistant head coach, and hired Keith Smart and Chris Quinn as assistants on Erik Spoelstra's staff.

The New York Knicks signed former St. John's forward Orlando Sanchez on Wednesday.

Denver Nuggets forward J.J. Hickson was suspended five games without pay for violating the NBA's anti-drug program, the league announced on Wednesday.

Denver Nuggets center/forward J.J. Hickson was suspended for five games without pay by the NBA on Wednesday for violating the terms of the anti-drug program.

The Houston Rockets have acquired Jason Terry and draft picks from the Sacramento Kings in exchange for Alonzo Gee and Scotty Hopson.

The Houston Rockets have acquired guard Jason Terry from the Sacramento Kings for two second-round draft picks and guard/forward Alonzo Gee.

The Oklahoma City Thunder have announced the hiring of former NBA player Michael Cage as an analyst on the team's broadcasts.

The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed second-round draft pick Glenn Robinson III.

Police have arrested a man in connection with the April burglary at the Indianapolis home of Indiana Pacers star Paul George.

Police have arrested a man in connection with the April burglary at the Indianapolis home of Indiana Pacers star Paul George.

The mayor has already heard from plenty of potential buyers for the Atlanta Hawks.

LeBron James had some business to take care before rejoining the Cleveland Cavaliers for training camp.

LeBron James came home and now Cedar Point is keeping its word.

Paul Pressey, Jim Eyen and Mark Madsen will be Byron Scott's assistant coaches with the Los Angeles Lakers.

A 10-story tall LeBron James could tower over downtown again.

The Kings will retire Peja Stojakovic's No. 16 jersey when they host the Oklahoma City Thunder on Dec. 16 at Sleep Train Arena.

Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed insists the Hawks will stay in Atlanta even with the pending sale of the controlling interest in the franchise.

Mayor Kasim Reed said Tuesday he has already talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks and expects a sale of the team to move quickly after racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.

The Sacramento Kings are planning to retire Peja Stojakovic's No. 16 jersey.

The Sacramento Kings announced Tuesday that the club will retire the No. 16 jersey of Peja Stojakovic this coming season.

Ohio's Cedar Point amusement park is partnering with the LeBron James Family Foundation instead of renaming a roller coaster for the basketball superstar.

Even a college football Saturday can't get in the way of LeBron James' first game against the Miami Heat. Even if it's a game that doesn't count.

MADRID - He could laugh about going scoreless again, tease himself about his 1-for-19 shooting from 3-point range during the FIBA World Cup.

The United States captured back-to-back FIBA World Cup championships with a lopsided 129-92 rout of Serbia in Sunday's title game.

He was speaking for himself, but also for those who toil in similar anonymity.

WHITEFISH BAY, Wis. - Chance Kidd is ready to play ball.

Police are looking for burglars who made off with various items from the Salt Lake City home of Brooklyn Nets forward Andrei Kirilenko.

Some people focus on Derrick Rose's meager 5.4 points per game and 27.3 percent shooting, including an unsightly 1-for-17 from 3-point range.

The Hawks sent a letter on Saturday apologizing for the events of the past week.

The Atlanta Hawks released an open letter of apology to fans and city of Atlanta on Saturday, saying the organization "did not do the right thing" to correct racially inflammatory words and innuendos "over a period of years."

When Derrick Rose boards USA Basketball's charter flight headed stateside Monday, gold or silver medal in tow, just two weeks remain until Bulls' training camp begins.

LOS ANGELES-Atlanta Hawks General Manager Danny Ferry was granted an indefinite leave of absence Friday amid calls for his dismissal over racially insensitive remarks about a free agent his team was interested in.

Racially inflammatory comments made by Hawks' management left the NBA team facing a crisis that threatens its progress on the court and in the stands.

The racial slur uttered by Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry regarding Luol Deng seems to trace back to the Cavaliers organization, according to the scouting report obtained Friday by the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

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