Latest: Teague, Suns, Markieff, Conley

The Celtics have contacted the Hawks to gauge the availability of both point guard Jeff Teague and center Al Horford, per Comcast Sports Northeast.




Rosen: Lue’s tweaks helping Cavs to rise

The Cleveland Cavaliers evened their abbreviated home-and-home series with the San Antonio Spurs with a lopsided 117-103 win under new coach Tyronn Lue. Indeed, several…


Jump-shot pioneer Sailors dies at 95

Basketball pioneer Kenny Sailors, who has been credited with inventing the modern-day jump shot, died at 95 years old Saturday, the Wyoming Cowboys men’s basketball…



Has NBA banned midcourt TV cameras?

In an effort to protect players and referees, the NBA has banned midcourt sideline television cameras, effective immediately, sources said.





LeBron, Cavaliers power way past Spurs

CLEVELAND — Blasting toward the basket, LeBron James didn’t break his stride as he flicked away Patty Mills, sending the San Antonio guard sprawling across…