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Kim Gaucher had a game-high 16 points as Canada opened the FIBA Women's World Cup with an 81-50 victory over Greece on Saturday in Tenerife, Spain.
The shot clock will be reset to 14 seconds after offensive rebounds next season, down from 24, and the NBA has made alterations to two other rules.
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has agreed to contribute $10 million US to women's causes and domestic violence awareness as part of the NBA's investigation into workplace conditions with his franchise.
Kawhi Leonard is happy and healthy, says Raptors president Masai Ujiri. Acquired in an off-season trade, Leonard has yet to address the Toronto media, with the Raptors set to open training camp in a week at Vancouver.
Joel Anthony scored 17 points to lead Canada to a 84-61 rout of Chile in FIBA World Cup qualifying on Monday in Valdivia, Chile.
Nirra Fields had a game-high 12 points as Canada's women's basketball team capped a three-game exhibition series in France with a 75-56 win over Senegal on Monday in Antibes, France.
Dwyane Wade's Hall of Fame career is not over yet. Wade has decided to return to the Miami Heat and play a 16th NBA season, making his announcement Sunday night. Wade spent the last 2 1/2 months weighing his options, and retirement was a serious possibility.
Kyle Landry and Joel Anthony didn't think twice about bending their six-foot-nine, 30-something bodies into airplane seats for nearly 19 hours of travel.
Glen Grunwald will become the president and CEO of Canada Basketball effective Oct. 1, the sport's national governing body announced on Wednesday.
Kelly Olynyk could have been trying to squeeze the last gasp out of summer before another long NBA season tips off. Instead, the 27-year-old and five other NBA players practised twice Monday, lending their talent for the last time in Canada's quest to secure a 2019 FIBA World Cup berth.
Blue Devils and Tar Heels brought their rivalry to the Basketball Hall of Fame, and Ray Allen made a peace offering to his spurned Celtics teammates. And they did it with an assist from three of the greatest point guards in NBA history, including Canadian Steve Nash.
When Steve Nash is inducted into basketball's Naismith Hall of Fame on Friday, his high school coach will be watching from Victoria, B.C., and beaming with pride.
WNBA stars Kia Nurse and Natalie Achonwa headline Canada's roster for the FIBA women's basketball World Cup.
When Canadian women's basketball veteran Kim Gaucher first considered a return to the national team, she wouldn't let herself think beyond one small training block at a time.
Cleveland's Tristan Thompson and Miami's Kelly Olynyk are among the six NBA players on Canadian coach Roy Rana's training camp roster for next week's FIBA World Cup qualifying game against Brazil.
Manu Ginobili retired at age 41 Monday after a "fabulous journey" in which he helped the San Antonio Spurs win four NBA championships in 16 seasons with the club.
Milwaukee's city attorney says police officers did nothing wrong when they used a stun gun on Bucks' player Sterling Brown during his arrest over a parking violation in January.
Boston Celtics star Kyrie Irving was smudged with sacred grasses, presented with traditional quilts and eagle feathers and given a Lakota name that means "Little Mountain" as he was welcomed Thursday into his mother's Standing Rock Sioux tribe.
Glen Grunwald, the former director of athletics and recreation at McMaster University, has accepted a new consulting role with the NBA's Memphis Grizzlies.
Canadian basketball phenom R.J. Barrett has seemingly always played at a level ahead of most guys his age. So it should be no surprise that Barrett — after reclassifying to attend college a year early — shined in his Duke Blue Devils debut with a game-high 34 and 35 points respectively in their first two pre-season games.