OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Kevin Durant made the tough decision to withdraw from Team USA before the FIBA World Cup.
BOSTON (AP) Rajon Rondo wore a black sling on his left arm to help protect the surgically repaired bone in his hand.
His relationship with the Boston Celtics appears healthy.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) Joel Embiid has adopted a playful persona on social media, letting Philadelphia 76ers fans in on his celebrity crushes or endorsements 140 characters at a time.
BOSTON (AP) The Boston Celtics have signed swingman Evan Turner.