Basketball News

Jack joins Raptors for $20M Jul 21, 2009 - 8:33 am PST
The Toronto Raptors officially signed free agent Jarrett Jack to a $20-million four-year contract on Tuesday. CBC

Timberwolves add Richardson; Rubio next? Jul 20, 2009 - 1:00 pm PST
The Minnesota Timberwolves traded point guard Sebastian Telfair and power forwards Mark Madsen and Craig Smith to the Los Angeles Clippers for shooting guard Quentin Richardson on Monday. CBC

Nash, Suns agree to $22M extension Jul 20, 2009 - 10:42 am PST
Two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash has agreed to a two-year contract extension with the Phoenix Suns worth $22 million US, according to his agent. CBC

Jazz match Portland's $32M offer for Millsap Jul 17, 2009 - 2:29 pm PST
The Jazz matched the Portland Trail Blazers' $32-million US offer for Paul Millsap on Friday, signing the forward to a new four-year deal. CBC

Yao Ming expected to miss season Jul 17, 2009 - 8:15 am PST
Houston Rockets centre Yao Ming has elected to have surgery on his left foot, which could force him to miss then entire 2009-10 season. CBC

Mark Cuban insider-trading charges dismissed Jul 17, 2009 - 5:19 am PST
A U.S. judge has tossed out insider-trading charges against Mark Cuban, the owner of the Dallas Mavericks basketball club. CBC

Jazz keep Millsap to tune of $32M Jul 16, 2009 - 4:43 pm PST
The Utah Jazz confirmed Thursday that they will match the offer sheet Paul Millsap signed with the Portland Trail Blazers. CBC

Lindsey Hunter back for Bulls Jul 15, 2009 - 2:55 pm PST
Veteran point guard Lindsey Hunter re-signed Wednesday with the Chicago Bulls. CBC

Lakers retract contract offer to Odom Jul 15, 2009 - 2:51 pm PST
The Los Angeles Lakers confirmed Wednesday that they withdrew a second contract offer to forward Lamar Odom, reportedly worth $10 million US over three years. CBC

Boozer expects Jazz to trade him Jul 14, 2009 - 1:43 pm PST
Only two weeks after Carlos Boozer decided to stay with the Utah Jazz for the final year of his contract, the two-time all-star says he expects to be traded. CBC

Pacers pick up Dahntay Jones Jul 14, 2009 - 1:31 pm PST
Free-agent swingman Dahntay Jones signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday. CBC