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NBA unveils jersey that can change names

Modern technology is an incredible thing. As the NBA kicks off the 2019 All-Star festivities in Charlotte, North Carolina, this weekend, league commissioner Adam Silver had some fun in showing off the "jersey of the future": Just like that, t…

NBA, FIBA bringing pro league to Africa

The Latest on NBA All-Star Weekend (all times local): 12:50 p.m. The NBA is bringing a pro league to Africa. The Basketball Africa League, a collaboration between the NBA and the sport’s global governing body FIBA, was announced Saturday. The initial plan is for the 12-team league to begin play in

LeBron impressed with Duke’s Zion Williamson

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on NBA All-Star Weekend (all times local): 12:10 p.m. LeBron James says he has kept a close eye on what freshman sensation Zion Williamson is doing at Duke and believes “it’s great for the game.” Williamson, a 6-foot-7, 285-pounder, has become a national

Currys place family wager on 3-point competition

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on NBA All-Star Weekend (all times local): 11:35 a.m. The Curry brothers have levied a wager for their head-to-head competition in Saturday night’s NBA 3-point contest: Whoever loses must buy tickets for the entire Curry family anytime they play against each other