World Cup will have star power, in an international sense

The stars _ the international ones, anyway _ are headed to basketball's World Cup in China

Trump honors basketball great Bob Cousy

At the White House, U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 91-year-old Bob Cousy, a former Boston Celtics NBA player and coach. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

AP Source: Lakers plan to sign Dwight Howard

A person familiar with the decision says the Los Angeles Lakers intend to sign center Dwight Howard after he completes a buyout with Memphis

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Kuzma out of World Cup with ankle injury; US roster set

USA Basketball World Cup roster set, after Kyle Kuzma of the Lakers leaves with ankle injury

Kings, NBA taking no action against Walton in…

The Sacramento Kings, NBA say they are taking no action against Luke Walton after not finding enough evidence during an investigation into allegations that the coach sexually assaulted a woman

Down and out Down Under, US seem vulnerable for World Cup

After record winning streak ends in Australia, US coach Gregg Popovich sounds the alarm

US-Australia basketball: Not all in crowd happy…

Not everyone was happy among the biggest crowd to watch a basketball game in Australia