Former NBA great Moses Malone has died in his sleep in Norfolk, Va., according to multiple reports. Malone committed to the University of Maryland, but was drafted by the Utah Stars of the ABA in 1974 and decided to go pro. He played a season with the Stars, a season with the Sprits of St. Louis before coming to the NBA in 1976.
July 30, 2016 | 8:06 pm EDT Update
Former NBA All-Star Carlos Boozer plans to resurrect his career in China this season after taking the 2015-16 season off, according to league sources. Sources said Boozer, 34, is nearing agreement on a deal to launch his comeback with China’s Guangdong Southern Tigers.
Marc Stein: The Cavs waived Dahntay Jones because his $1.6 million salary would have become guaranteed Monday for the entire 2016-17 season. But the possibility of a return to the Cavs exists for Dahntay Jones, sources say, provided he clears waivers.
The Milwaukee Bucks have signed 2016 NBA Draft picks Thon Maker (10th overall) and Malcolm Brogdon (36th overall), General Manager John Hammond announced today. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed in accordance with team policy. Maker played two seasons for the Athlete Institute Academy in Mono, Ontario, which plays in the seven-team Ontario Scholastic Basketball Association. Maker was selected League MVP, Finals MVP and First-Team All-Star following the 2015-16 season. He led the Canada Elite AAU team to the title game of the Under Armour 17-and-under league after averaging 16.5 points and 11.8 rebounds during the finals in 2015. The 19-year-old also represented the World Select Team at the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit.
July 30, 2016 | 6:30 pm EDT Update
Jason Lloyd: Cavs announce they have waived Dahntay Jones