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NBA Summer League over for 16 teams in consolation play (Yahoo Sports)

Sat, 07/16/2016 - 01:22
A look at the eight consolation games Friday in the Las Vegas Summer League:

Dwyane Wade signs contract with Bulls (Yahoo Sports)

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 22:12
CHICAGO (AP) -- Dwyane Wade has signed his contract with the Chicago Bulls.

Nets sign veteran guard Randy Foye (Yahoo Sports)

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 20:33
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Brooklyn Nets have signed veteran guard Randy Foye.

AP source: Cavaliers agree to deal with Chris Andersen (Yahoo Sports)

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 19:58
A person with knowledge of the details says the Cleveland Cavaliers have agreed to a deal with center Chris Andersen. The 38-year-old Andersen rejoins LeBron James, his former teammate in Miami when the Heat won an NBA title and played in another NBA Finals in 2013-14. Andersen split last season between Miami and Memphis, averaging 3.9 points and 3.6 rebounds.

76ers sign prospect Saric 2 years after draft-night trade (Yahoo Sports)

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 17:21

 Dario Saric, aquired by the Philadelphia 76ers via trade, poses for a portrait during the 2014 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center on June 26, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Jennifer Pottheiser/NBAE via Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia 76ers have signed international prospect Dario Saric two years after they acquired his rights on a draft-night deal.

Magic acquire guard C.J. Wilcox in trade with Clippers (Yahoo Sports)

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 17:01
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The Orlando Magic acquired third-year guard C.J. Wilcox and cash from the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday for Devyn Marble and a 2020 second-round draft pick. The Clippers promptly waived Marble.

A weakened US still team to beat in Olympic men's basketball (Yahoo Sports)

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 11:22

 Kyrie Irving #10 of the 2016 USA Men's Senior National Basketball Team shakes hands with some fans during a press conference at Dunleavy Milbank Center on June 27, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

A weakened U.S. basketball team believes it's still the strongest one in the Olympics.

Lakers forward Nance has 'probable fracture' in right hand (Yahoo Sports)

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 10:12

 Larry Nance Jr #7 of the Los Angeles Lakers prepares to shoot a free throw against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2016 NBA Las Vegas Summer League on July 14, 2016 at The Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

The Los Angeles Lakers say forward Larry Nance Jr. has a ''probable fracture'' is in right hand. Nance played Thursday in an 88-80 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Las Vegas during the NBA Summer League, getting injured with only seconds remaining. The Lakers say X-rays taken after the game show a ''probable fracture.'' They say Nance will return to Los Angeles to be examined by a hand specialist on Friday.

Draymond Green court hearing to be held before Olympics (Yahoo Sports)

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 13:58

 Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors reacts to a call in the first quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 6 of the 2016 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on June 16, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

A judge has agreed to move a hearing for Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green in his misdemeanor assault and battery case before he leaves next month for the Olympics. The Lansing State Journal reports ( ) that a pre-trial conference originally set for Aug. 4 will be held next Thursday. The former Michigan State basketball player is accused of striking former Spartans football player Jermaine Edmondson in the jaw during a weekend confrontation near the East Lansing campus.