NBA decides against draft lottery reform

The NBA is run by smart people, 76ers head coach Brett Brown said. And on Wednesday morning, those "smart people" sided with the Sixers.

The league's Board of Governors voted against making reforms to the draft lottery, changes that would have ...

Cavaliers' Shawn Marion adjusting to reserve role

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Shawn Marion earned the "Matrix" nickname his rookie season because of how many roles he can fill on the court. Now that he's nearing the end of his career, Marion chose to take on yet another role this season: reserve.

At 36, ...

Warriors top Clippers, 125-107

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Those 18 pounds might not have been the only thing Matt Barnes shed over the summer.

He also appears to have lost his shooting touch.

The Clippers small forward made one of seven shots Tuesday night against the Golden State ...

Suns edge Lakers in OT, 114-108

ANAHEIM, Calif.--It seemed obvious the Los Angeles Lakers wanted to win their exhibition game against the Phoenix Suns and it also seemed obvious Kobe Bryant wanted to show the basketball world he is back and ready.

The Lakers may have lost, 114-...

Butler's status for Bulls' opener still uncertain

It's too early to know whether Jimmy Butler's sprained left thumb will prevent him from guarding Carmelo Anthony in the Bulls' Oct. 29 regular-season opener against the Knicks in New York.

Although an MRI exam Tuesday confirmed the original ...