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  1. Mavs rookie shows growth in 112-89 loss to Magic

    10.06 / 03:42 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Dallas Mavericks rookie Dennis Smith Jr. has the talent and physical tools to become a standout in the N…
  2. Chris Paul helps Rockets rout Shanghai Sharks

    10.06 / 03:20 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    HOUSTON (AP) — Chris Paul had 11 points, 12 assists and four steals to lead the Houston Rockets to a 144-82 exhibition victory over the Shanghai Sharks on Thursday n…
  3. Parade, rally held for WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx

    10.06 / 03:20 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For the fourth time in seven seasons, the Minnesota Lynx and their fans celebrated a WNBA championship with a p…
  4. Kerr laments Warriors' 'lazy' play vs. T-wolves in China

    10.06 / 01:59 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors gave fans in China a crowd-pleasing taste of their up-tempo, free-flowing ball movement and explosive…
  5. Yankees or Indians? LeBron James has big decision to make

    10.06 / 01:45 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James hasn't had to make a decision this big in y…
  6. Hoop dreams: Lions TE Darren Fells took unique path to NFL

    10.06 / 01:45 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    DETROIT (AP) — Darren Fells dreamed of being in the NFL while he was playing professional hoops o…
  7. Mavs leave Carlisle and veterans players at home

    10.06 / 01:45 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle did not make the trip to Orlando for a preseason game against the Magic due to i…
  8. 76ers' oft-injured C Embiid cleared for 5-on-5 drills

    10.06 / 01:45 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid was cleared for 5-on-5 drills and participated in a full practice with the Philadelphia 76ers for the first time T…
  9. Martin not surprised by alleged corruption in college hoops

    10.06 / 01:45 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Frank Martin isn't surprised by allegations of corruption in college basketball, though he was stunned one of his friends and former assistants is among the 10 arrested in the national federal investigation o…
  10. Dan Hughes new coach of the Seattle Storm

    10.04 / 17:40 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Hughes missed coaching b…
  11. NBA G League to use 4 refs, expands playoffs to 12 teams

    10.04 / 17:40 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA G League will use four referees for preseason and regular-season games through November and expand its playoffs from eight to 12 t…
  12. Anthony sharp in OKC debut, Rockets look fine without him

    10.04 / 17:40 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    Carmelo Anthony sizzled in his first game with the Thunder, though Chris Paul and the Rockets look like they will be just fine without…
  13. Tuesday Sports in Brief

    10.04 / 17:40 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    NBA NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA is scrapping the East vs. West format for its All-Star Game and will have captains pick teams this season. The league said Tuesday that the leading vote-getter from each conference will choose teams from the pool of players who were voted as starters and reserves. The change will begin with this season's game in L…
  14. AP Sources: Seattle Storm hire Dan Hughes to be next coach

    10.04 / 17:40 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Hughes is coming back to the WNBA as coach of the Seattle Storm, multiple people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated P…