NBA News Wire

The following stories are the most recent transmissions from ESPN.com wire sources.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Pistons play recording of Aretha Franklin singing anthem (AP, 8:34 PM ET)
Animation film fest rescinds Kobe Bryant invite after outcry (AP, 7:52 PM ET)
Pelicans add Frazier, waive Williams (AP, 7:27 PM ET)
Pistons without Johnson, Bullock against Nets (AP, 7:05 PM ET)
Suns sign G Jamal Crawford to 1-year contract (AP, 5:05 PM ET)
Butler to join Wolves in opener at Spurs, despite asking out (AP, 4:02 PM ET)
Celtics beat 76ers 105-87 as Hayward, Irving make returns (AP, 4:00 PM ET)
Curry, Durant lead Warriors past Thunder in festive opener (AP, 1:59 PM ET)
Celtics beat 76ers 105-87 as Hayward, Irving make returns (AP, 4:00 PM ET)
Curry, Durant lead Warriors past Thunder in festive opener (AP, 1:59 PM ET)
Warriors get rings, then beat Thunder on opening night (AP, 1:59 AM ET)

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Nets' Carroll has ankle surgery on eve of season (AP, 9:11 PM ET)
Butler to join Wolves in opener at Spurs, despite asking out (AP, 7:01 PM ET)
Vinsanity grinds into a 21st season, rare company in the NBA (AP, 6:42 PM ET)
Bulls announce deal with Zenni, will wear sponsorship patch (AP, 5:28 PM ET)
Warriors prepare for bittersweet arena move across the bay (AP, 3:36 PM ET)
Lakers exercise 2019-20 options on Ball, Ingram, Kuzma, Hart (AP, 3:15 PM ET)
WNBA All-Star Toliver hired by NBA's Wizards as assistant (AP, 2:19 PM ET)
NBA rosters have international players from 42 countries (AP, 9:56 AM ET)
As NBA season opens, is it Warriors-Celtics when it ends? (AP, 2:08 AM ET)

Monday, October 15, 2018

Nance Jr. staying home with Cavs, signs 4-year extension (AP, 8:04 PM ET)
Bucks acquire Meeks from Wizards, teams swap 2nd-rounders (AP, 7:56 PM ET)
Pacers keep key piece in place by giving Turner new deal (AP, 7:03 PM ET)
Pistons exercise 2-way conversion option on Lofton (AP, 6:47 PM ET)
Clippers deal Wesley Johnson to Pelicans (AP, 6:25 PM ET)
Hawks exercise contract options on Bembry, Prince, Collins (AP, 4:37 PM ET)
NBA Preview: It's the Warriors, and then everyone else (AP, 1:56 PM ET)
Knicks exercise 2019-20 option on Frank Ntilikina's contract (AP, 1:36 PM ET)
Nets exercise 2019-20 contract options on LeVert, Allen (AP, 1:17 PM ET)

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Butler practices again with Wolves, as opener nears (AP, 7:56 PM ET)

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Knicks waive Joakim Noah after just 2 seasons (AP, 2:51 PM ET)
Pelicans cut veteran G Jack, F Green as opener nears (AP, 2:35 PM ET)
Hawks waive 3 players as regular season approaches (AP, 11:34 AM ET)
Looking for an edge: Teams trying to turn data into wins (AP, 11:09 AM ET)
NBA preseason wraps up, regular season starts Tuesday (AP, 1:19 AM ET)

Friday, October 12, 2018

NBA preseason wraps up, regular season starts Tuesday (AP, 11:31 PM ET)
AP Source: Winslow agrees to $39 million, 3-year extension (AP, 11:25 PM ET)
Butler misses T-Wolves shootaround amid trade-demand drama (AP, 8:31 PM ET)
Clippers sign guard Jamel Artis (AP, 8:18 PM ET)
Nowitzki to miss Mavs' opener as left ankle rehab continues (AP, 3:14 PM ET)
Luka Doncic gives Mavs hope of transition to next Euro star (AP, 3:14 PM ET)
The next wave: 5 foreign players who could be in the NBA (AP, 2:45 PM ET)
Spurs' White out 6-8 weeks as injuries plague backcourt (AP, 1:06 PM ET)
'Our fans are everywhere': NBA still growing internationally (AP, 9:53 AM ET)
No surprise, the West title still runs through the Warriors (AP, 5:49 AM ET)